Multicultural - Broadly Based

Shell Scholarships

  • For high school seniors, Bachelor and Associate degree seeking students interested in specific disciplines
  • GPA: 3.2 or higher

Public Relations Student Society of America Individual Scholarships

Davis-Putter Scholarship Fund

  • For students who demonstrate financial need
  • Must demonstrate participation in expanding civil rights, economic justice and international solidarity

Sidley Prelaw Scholars Program

  • For Second Year Law Students
  • The application process begins in June, and will remain open until September 30

JP Morgan Launching Leaders Scholarship Program

  • J.P. Morgan Launching Leaders Undergraduate Scholarship
  • J.P. Morgan Launching Leaders MBA Scholarship

Conference of Minority Transportation Officials National Scholarship Program

COMTO offers a variety of scholarships ranging to deserving students nationwide. Selections are made annually by a team of industry professionals and representatives from the academic community.

  • Amount: $2,000 - $6,000

Institute for International Public Policy Program

  • GPA: 3.2 or higher
  • Citizenship or permanent residency required
  • Sophomore Summer Policy Institute
  • Junior Year Study Abroad
  • Junior Summer Policy Institute
  • Summer Language Institute
  • Internships
  • Internationally Focused Advanced Degree

Discovery Scholarship Program

ACS Scholars Program

Scholarships for African American, Hispanic, and American Indian Chemical Science Students enrolled full time at a college/university.

  • GPA Required: 3.0
  • Amount: Up to $5,000

Alexander Graham Bell Association for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants

  • Scholarships for Minority Accounting Students
  • Amount: $3,000
  • Deadline: April 1

American Institute of Architects/American Architectural Foundation Minority/Disadvantaged Scholarship

  • Amount: $25,000
  • Offers mid-career American and French design professionals an intensive six-month exchange experience that showcases the latest scholarship and practice around historic preservation and architectural heritage

American Psychological Association (APA) Scholarships and Fellowships

American Sociological Association Graduate funding

  • ASA Congressional Fellowship: Deadline: February 1. Amount: $20,000
  • Minority Fellowship Program: Deadline: January 31


  • For AmeriCorps volunteers in service for at least 1 year
  • The AmeriCorps scholarship
  • Community service and Volunteer scholarship

Astronaut Scholarship Foundation

AT&T Labs Fellowship

Ayn Rand Novel

  • Sponsors annual essay contests that offer 680 prizes and over $99,000 in prize money every year

Boeing Scholarships

  • Undergraduate scholarships: For students of colleges/universities partnering with Boeing
  • Boeing Scholarships
  • National merit award: For children of Boeing employees

Bristol-Myers Squibb Minority Fellowships in Academic Medicine

Colgate "Bright Smiles, Bright Futures" Minority Scholarships

  • Awarded to members of minority groups currently underrepresented in dental hygiene programs at the certificate educational level

George Mitchell Scholarships

  • The Mitchell scholarship is awarded to a graduating high school senior from every public school in Maine.
  • Amount: $5,000 or $1,250
  • Guaranteed Scholarships

Jacob K. Javits Fellowship Program

  • For first year and prospective Doctorate and Masters of Fine Art students
  • Must be a U.S citizen

Holocaust Remembrance Scholarships

  • For high school students interested in Holocaust studies
  • Amount: $250-$5000

Blandin Foundation Scholarships

  • For graduates of selected high schools in Minnesota, home schooled students and low-income adult students planning to enroll or currently studying at the Itasca Community College.
  • Education Award Program
  • Itasca Community College Scholarships
  • Adult Scholarships

NCAA Scholarships and Internships

  • For student-athletes

National Endowment for the Humanities

National Institutes of Health (NIH) Undergraduate Scholarship Program (UGSP)

Nordstrom Scholarship Program

  • For High school juniors living and attending school in one of the participating geographic areas designated by Nordstrom.
  • Must have no conviction for crime
  • Be involved in community, volunteering activities
  • GPA: 2.7 or higher
  • Amount: $2,500

Siemens Westinghouse Competition

Collegiate Inventor Scholarship

  • Must be enrolled (or have been enrolled) full-time in any U.S. or Canadian college or university at least part of the 12-month period prior to the date the entry is submitted
  • In the case of a team (maximum of four students), at least one member of the team must meet the full-time eligibility criteria
  • The other team members must have been enrolled on a part-time basis (at a minimum) sometime during the 24-month period prior to the date the entry is submitted
  • Amounts: $10,000 and $15,000

The Harry S. Truman Scholarship

  • All Candidates for the Truman must be nominated by their undergraduate institution

Tylenol Scholarships

Government Finance Officers Association

  • The Daniel B. Goldberg Scholarship
    • For full-time students currently enrolled in graduate programs preparing for careers in state and local government finance
    • Amount: $10,000
  • The Government Finance Professional Development Scholarship
    • For one or more employees of a state or local government enrolled in part-time graduate study preparing for a career in state and local government finance.
    • Amount: $5,000
  • The Frank L. Greathouse Government Accounting Scholarship
    • For full-time undergraduate and graduate accounting majors interested in careers in state and local government finance
    • Amount: $5,000
  • The Minorities in Government Finance Scholarship
    • For an upper-division undergraduate or graduate student of public administration, (governmental) accounting, finance, political science, economics, or business administration (with a specific focus on government or nonprofit management)
    • Amount: $5,000

UDC-DCSL Advocate for Justice Scholarship

  • Must be a student at the University of District of Columbia-David A. Clark School of Law

US Department of Education

United States Institute of Peace National Peace Essay Contest

  • Must be in grades nine through twelve in any of the fifty states, the District of Colombia, the U.S. territories, or if they are U.S. citizens attending high school overseas
  • May be attending a public, private, or parochial school
  • Entries from home-schooled students are also accepted
  • Previous honorable mentions are eligible to enter
  • Deadline: February 1
  • Amount: $1,000 - $10,000

William Randolph Hearst Endowed Scholarship for Minority Students

  • Must demonstrate interest or experience in nonprofit organizations, philanthropy, and the social sector
  • Must possess excellent research and writing skills
  • Must demonstrate financial need
  • Must demonstrate U.S. citizenship or U.S. permanent residency
  • Must be able to intern for 12-15 weeks at the Washington, D.C., office of the Aspen Institute

Xerox Minority Scholarship

  • For qualified minorities enrolled in a technical, bachelor degree program, or above
  • Amount: 1,000-$10,000

World Studio Foundation AIGA Scholarship

  • For undergraduate and graduate students planning to enter a career in the creative professions and majoring in one of the listed art/design disciplines
  • GPA: 2.0 or higher
  • Amount: $2,000-$6,000