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Links of Interest

Department of Latin American, Caribbean, and U.S. Latino Studies , LACS

Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies, CELAC

The New York Latino Research and Resources Network , NYLARNet

National Council of La Raza, NCLR

Institute for Mesoamerican Studies, IMS

 

Scholarships

General
1) Ron Brown Scholarships
Go to: http://www.RonBrown.org
The award: $10,000 for 10 to 20 students. It's renewable. Academic merit, leadership, community service, all fields. The deadline is unusually in January. This is one of the most prestigious scholarships and it's very competitive.

2) Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship
Go to: http://www.JackieRobinson.org
The award: $6,000 per year. Number of winners about 100. It's renewable. Academic merit, leadership, community service, all fields. Deadline is usually in April.

3) Project Excellence Scholarships
Go to: http://www.project-excellence.com
The award: $4000 or higher (to full tuition). Number of winners: at least 600. Academic merit, leadership, community service, all fiends. Deadline: Feb. 1.

4) United College Fund Scholarships
Go to: www.uncf.org
The UNCF is one of our major scholarship getaways. The awards are of varying amounts, and there are a great many under different names and requirements (Grandmet, Duracell, for example). The deadline is usually December.

5) Kodak Scholarships
Go to: www.kodak.com/US/en/motion/programs/student/scholarships.html
The award: varying amounts to $5,000. Number of awards: Varies. For those studying film/cinematography at
U.S. colleges.

6) Intel Science Talent Search
Go to: www.sciserv.org/sts
The award is from $5,000 to $100,000. There are approximately 40 awards in this prestigious competition. You must present a scientific research project. Deadline: December.

7) NACME Scholarships (National Action Council for Minorities in Engineering)
Go to: www.nacme.org
The award amounts go to $20,000, and many are award. This is our major engineering scholarship gateway. You must be an engineering student. The deadline is usually in February. Go to the website for details, or contact financial aid officials at your college.

8) Gates Millennium Scholarships
Go to: www.gmsp.org
The goal of Gates Millennium Scholarship is to promote academic excellence and to provide an opportunity for thousands of outstanding students with significant financial need. The scholarship will cover room, board and tuition for at least 1,000 high school students a year. Nomination material for 2002-2003 will be available November 2001. Deadline: March 15.

9) NBSE Scholarships (National Society of Black Engineers)
Go to: www.nsbe.org/scholarships
Award amount: generally range from $1, 500-$3,000 for members of NSBE. Number of awards varies. This is primarily for engineering students, and others majoring in related disciplines. Deadlines vary.

10) ARMY ROTC Scholarships (for Historically Black Colleges)
Go to: http://147.248.153.211/
Students looking to enroll at a HBCU must enroll in the Army ROTC. Award amount to full-tuition. Many awards. Must have minimum of 920 on SAT or 19 on ACT score. Deadline is November 15.

11) American Institute of Certified Public Accountants Scholarships (AICPA)
Go to: www.aicpa.org/members/div/career/mini/smas.htm
For undergraduates studying accounting at a
U.S. college with at least 30 credits completed. Awards up to $5,000 with about 300 winners annually. Deadline is in July. Go to website for GPA requirements.

12) Bonner Scholar Scholarships
Go to: www.bonner.org
Award amount: $4,000 and renewable till graduation. Community service is pivotal, as well as need. Your college must be a participating college. Approximately 1,500 awards granted. Deadline varies.

13) Developmental Fund for Black Students in Science and Technology Scholarships
Go to: http://ourworld.compuserve.com/homepages/dlhinson/dfb_sch.htm
Award amount: $2,000 and renewable. Several scholarships granted. This is for science or engineering students at HBCUs. Deadline is June 15.

14) Coca-Cola Scholars Scholarships
Go to: www.coca-colascholars.org/
This is a major competition with hundreds of over 250 awards going to "scholars" with academic, leadership, and talent qualities. The award amount is from $4,000 to $20,000. You can apply online. The deadline is October 31.

15) Ambassadorial Scholarships
Go to: www.rotary.org/programs
This is the prestigious "rotary" organization scholarship for students who can speak another language and want to study abroad in the "host" country of that language. Award amounts are from $10,000 to $23,000 for a 3 month to full year of study abroad. You should have completed at least 2 years of college work.

16) National Honor Society (sponsored by the National Association of Secondary School Principals)
Go to: www.nassp.org/scholarships/schol_nhs.htm
This is a scholarship for National Honor Society members in their senior year. Your chapter/school nominates you. Award amount is $1,000 for about 250 students nationwide. The deadline is November.

17) Ronald McDonald House Charities (and the United Negro College Fund)
Go to: www.rmhc.com
Students must be studying at a HBCU, which is a member of the UNCF and have at least a B average. It's for sophomores. The award is from $1,000 to full tuition. Approximately 60 students are selected. The deadline is April 1.

18) Xerox Technology Minority Scholarship
Go to: www.xerox.com (type "Scholarship" in the search engine)
This is a good scholarship for strong minority students studying in areas like chemistry, engineering, physics, and "tech" areas. The award amount is up to $4,000 for undergraduates and more for graduate students. The deadline is Sept. 15.

19) Alpha Kappa Alpha Scholarships
Go to: www.akaeaf.org/
The above link is to the
Chicago headquarters and that gateway of scholarships. Note that there are over 700 AKA Chapters, and you would be wise to contact sorors at local locations. Scholarship opportunities abound. The deadline at AKA headquarters is Feb. 15. Applications (at the website) must be sent between Dec. 1 and January 30 each year.

20) NCAA Scholarships (National Collegiate Athletic Association)
Go to: www.ncaa.org/about/scholarships.html
Awards are given in all sports categories, amounts from $3,000 to $12,500. Awards are also available for sports related study (like sports journalism). Deadlines vary, as do the number of awards each year.

21) National Alliance for Excellence Scholarships
Go to: www.excellence.org
The student competitors can be seniors or already in college. They must submit an application that can include recommendations (academics), art (slides), dance (tapes), photographs, or other materials that point to talent and achievement in all areas. The awards are for a minimum of one year, and over 100 are granted. Applications can be submitted any time. The selection process is ongoing.

22) Harry S. Truman Scholarship
Go to: www.truman.gov
This is one of the most prestigious scholarships, shaped for students who intend to pursue a career targeted to public service or government. Graduate study should be a goal, with a portion of the funds directed there. You must be at least a junior, and your college must nominate you. A "nomination" package must be created. The awards can reach as high as $30,000 over the years. Generally about 80 students are selected. The deadline is February 1.

23) National Association of Black Journalists
Go to: www.nabj.org/info_nonsustain.html
NABJ offers 10 scholarships. It's a $2,500 award. Students should be attending a four-year university. They must present three letters of recommendation from a school adviser, deal or a faculty member. Also, a 500-800 world article on a Black journalist must be presented. A grade point average of 3.0 is desirable. Eligible students must be majoring in journalism-print, photography, radio, or television. One of those should be a career goal. Deadline is March 3.

24) Hispanic College Fund Scholarships
Go to: www.hispanicfund.org/
Major site for Hispanic students majoring in business-related areas, A to Z (accounting, human resources, communications, and more). The award amount varies. Over 140 awards granted. Deadline: April.

25) Arts Recognition and Talent Search Awards
Go to: www.artsawards.org
These awards are granted to high school or college students (17 or 18 years of age) who show talent in dance, voice, music, art, photography, jazz, visual arts, writing, or other creative areas. You must audition or submit a portfolio or tape. The award is to be used for freshman year in college. Award amounts from $100 to $3,000. Deadline is June 1, or April 1 (for registration in specific regions).

26) Society of Women Engineer Scholarships
Go to: www.swe.org/
These scholarships are targeted for women who are majoring in engineering or computer science. Award amounts are from $200 to $5000, and at least 90 are granted. The deadline for students already in college is February 1, but is May 15 for high school seniors entering an "accredited" program.

27) American Institute of Architects Minority Disadvantaged Scholarship
Go to: www.e-architect.com
This is a scholarship for minority students enrolling in architecture programs. Awards are from $500 to $3,000. Generally 20 students are selected. Deadline is December 6.

 

Undergraduate Scholarships
1) Ron Brown Scholarships
http://www.RonBrown.org

2) FastWEB Scholarship Search
http://www.fastweb.com/

3) United Negro College Fund Scholarships
http://www.uncf.org/scholarships/uncfscholarship.asp

4) Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarships
http://www.jackierobinson.org/

5) Intel Science Talent Search
http://www.sciserv.org/sts

6) Thurgood Marshall Scholarship Fund
http://www.thurgoodmarshallfund.org/

7) FinAid: The Smart Students Guide to Financial Aid (scholarships)
http://www.finaid.org/scholarships/

8) United Negro College Fund
http://www.uncf.org/

9) Gates Millennium Scholarships (Annual)
http://www.gmsp.org/(hmrfvje1fdxdi0nwbrpmbd45)/default.aspx

10) McDonald's Scholarships (Annual)
http://www.mcdonaldsnymetro.com/

11) Broke Scholars Scholarships
http://scholarships.brokescholar.com/

12) National Society of Black Engineers Scholarships
http://www.nsbe.org/programs/

13) National Merit Scholarships
http://www.nationalmerit.org/

14) College Board Scholarship Search
http://apps.collegeboard.com/cbsearch_ss/welcome.jsp

15) Black Excel Scholarship Gateways
http://www.BlackExcel.org

16) FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid)
http://www.fafsa.ed.gov

17) LULAC - National Scholastic Achievement Awards
http://mach25.collegenet.com/cgi-bin/M25/GetScholar?page=10177

18) Scholarship & Financial Aid Help
http://www.blackexcel.org/fin-sch.htm

19) NAACP Scholarships
http://www.naacp.org/departments/education/scholarship_index.html

20) Paralegal Scholaships
http://www.paralegals.org/displaycommon.cfm?an=13

21) ScienceNet Scholarship Listing
http://www.sciencenet.emory.edu/undergrad/scholarships.html

22) Black Alliance for Educational Options Scholarships
http://www.baeo.org/options/privatelyfinanced.jsp

23) Siemens Foundation Competition
http://www.siemens-foundation.org/

24) College Board Scholarship Search
http://cbweb10p.collegeboard.org/fundfinder/html/fundfind01.html

25) International Students Scholarships & Aid Help
http://www.iefa.org/

26) Historically Black College & University Scholarships
http://www.iesabroad.org/info/hbcu.htm

27) Guaranteed Scholarships
http://www.guaranteed-scholarships.com/

28) Hope Scholarships and Lifetime Learning Credits
http://www.ed.gov/offices/OPE/PPI/HOPE/index.html

29) Presidential Freedom Scholarships
http://www.nationalservice.org/scholarships

30) Sports Scholarships and Internships
http://www.ncaa.org/about/scholarships.html

31) Student Video Scholarships
http://www.christophers.org/vidcon2k.html

32) Student Inventors Scholarships
http://www.invent.org/collegiate/

33) Decca Scholarships
http://www.deca.org/scholarships/

34) Black Student Fund
http://www.blackstudentfund.org/programs/FinAid/financial_aid.htm

35) Scholarships Pathways
http://scholarshipssite.blogspot.com/

36) Private Scholarships For Seniors
http://www.phs.d211.org/stsvc/college/scholarships.asp

37) ScienceNet Scholarship Listing
http://www.sciencenet.emory.edu/undergrad/scholarships.html

38) Chela Education Financing “Gateway to Success Scholarship”
http://www.loans4students.org

39) Princeton Review Scholaahips & Aid
http://www.princetonreview.com/college/finance

40) American Legion Scholarships
http://www.legion.org

41) Free Scholaaship Search
http://www.srnexpress.com

42) 2005 Holocaust Remembrance Essay Contest
http://www.holocaust.hklaw.com

43) Horace Mann Scholarship Program
http://www.horacemann.com/scholarship

44) Ayn Rand Institute
http://www.aynrand.org/contests

45) The David and Dovetta Wilson Scholarship Fund—
http://www.wilsonfund.org

46) Congressional Hispanic Scholarships
http://www.chciyouth.org

47) Nursing Scholarships
http://www.blackexcel.org/nursing-scholarships.html

48) College-Bound High School Seniors - Scholarships
http://scholarships.fatomei.com/scholar13.html

49) AFROTC High School Scholarships
http://www.afrotc.com/

50) Minority Scholarships
http://www.free-4u.com/minority.htm

51) Scholarships for Minority Accounting Students
http://www.aicpa.org/members/div/career/mini/smas.htm

52) The Elks National Foundation Scholarships
http://www.elks.org/enf/scholars/ourscholarships.cfm

53) Art Deadlines and Scholarships
http://www.xensei.com/users/adl/

54) Journalism Grants
http://www.mccormicktribune.org/journalism/grantslist.htm

55) African American Scholarships
http://www.littleafrica.com/scholarship/

56) Marine Corps Scholarships
http://www.marine-scholars.org/

57) Research for Women & Minorities Underrepresented in the Sciences
http://www.research.att.com/academic/urp.html

58) Tylenol Scholarships
http://scholarship.tylenol.com/

59) Undergraduate Scholarships (Health)
http://ugsp.info.nih.gov/InfoUGSP.htm

60) STATE FARM INSURANCE Hispanic Scholarships
http://www.statefarm.com/foundati/hispanic.htm

61) National Scholarships at All Levels
http://scholarships.fatomei.com/

62) Burger King Scholars (Annual Awards)
http://www.bk.com/CompanyInfo/community/BKscholars/index.aspx

63) Ambassadorial Scholarships
http://www.rotary.org/foundation/educational/amb_scho/

64) Baptist Scholarships
http://www.free-4u.com/baptist_scholarships.htm

65) Methodist Scholarships
http://www.free-4u.com/methodist_scholarships.htm

66) Project Excellence Scholarships
http://www.project-excellence.com

67) Discover Card Tribute Award Scholarships
http://www.aasa.org/Discover.htm

68) United States National Peace Essay Contest
http://www.usip.org/ed/npec/index.shtml

69) Gateway to 10 Free Scholarship Searches
http://www.college-scholarships.com/free_scholarship_searches.htm

70) Accounting Scholarships
http://www.aicpa.org/members/div/career/edu/jlcs.htm

71) Americorps
http://www.cns.gov/

72) Sports Scholarships and Internships
http://www.ncaa.org/about/scholarships.html

73) 100 Minority Scholarship Gateways
http://www.blackexcel.org/100minority.htm

74) Awards and Scholarships
http://www-hl.syr.edu/cas-pages/ScholarshipsAvailable.htm

75) American Chemical Society Scholarships
http://www.cnetweb.org/american_chemical_society_scholarships.htm

76) Sallie Mae Grants and Scholarships
http://www.salliemae.com/parent_answer/decide/explore_alternatives/grants.html

77) Scholarships List and Search
http://www.adventuresineducation.org/sbase/

78) New York State Scholarships for Academic Excellence
http://www.hesc.com/bulletin.nsf/0/7E4A6245D908330685256DB0006B3A30

79) Hispanic Scholarship Fund
http://www.hsf.net/

80) Scholarship Research Center: US NEWS
http://12.47.197.196/usnews/

81) Pacific Northwest Scholarship Guide Online
http://fp2.adhost.com/collegeplan/scholarship/default.asp

82) College Net Scholarship Search
http://mach25.collegenet.com/cgi-bin/M25/index

83) Scholarships For Hispanics
http://www.scholarshipsforhispanics.org/

84) NATIONAL FEDERATION OF THE BLIND SCHOLARSHIPS
http://www.nfb.org/services/schlprg02.htm

85) Actuary Scholarships for Minority Students
http://www.beanactuary.org/minority/

86) Astronaut Scholarship Foundation
http://www.astronautscholarship.org/

87) ELA Foundation Scholarships (disabled)
http://www.ela.org/scholarships/scholarships.html

88) Indian Health Service Scholarships
http://www.ihs.gov/JobsCareerDevelop/DHPS/SP/spTOC.asp

89) Minority Undergraduate Fellows Program
http://www.naspa.org/resources/mufp/

90) Third Wave Foundation Scholarships
http://www.thirdwavefoundation.org/programs/scholarships.html

91) College Connection Scholarships
http://www.collegescholarships.com/

92) Super College Scholarships
http://www.supercollege.com

93) Indian Students
http://www.gurgaonscoop.com/story/2005/3/14/195141/137

94) Comprehensive Recourse List (All cultures)
http://www.globalvision.org/educate/connected/sect4e.html

95) Scholarship Database (Alphabetical Listing)
http://www.campuscareercenter.com/scholarships/scholarships.asp

96) Music Scholarships
http://www.newenglandconservatory.edu/financeYourEducation/musicscholarships.html

97) Navy Scholarship Lists
http://www.odu.edu/ao/hrnrotc/scholarship/scholarships.htm

98) National Assoc. of Black Journalists Scholarships (NABJ) http://www.nabj.org/programs/scholarships/index.html

99) Science and Engineering Student Scholarships
http://www.bell-labs.com/fellowships/

100) The Roothbert Fund Scholarships
http://www.roothbertfund.org/scholarships.php

101) Gateway to 10 Free Scholarship Searches
http://www.college-scholarships.com/free_scholarship_searches.htm

102) Federal Scholarships and Aid
http://www.fedmoney.org/

103) International Students Help and Scholarships
http://www.iefa.org/

104) NACME Scholarship Program
http://www.nacme.org/scholarships/

105) Black Excel Scholarship Gateway
http://www.blackexcel.org/link4.htm

106) Peterson's Aid and Scholarships Help
http://www.petersons.com/finaid/

107) Alpha Kappa Alpha Scholarships
http://www.akaeaf.org/scholarships.htm

108) Coveted National Scholarships
http://scholarships.fatomei.com/

109) 25 Scholarship Gateways from Black Excel
http://www.blackexcel.org/25scholarships.htm

110) Martin Luther King Scholarships
http://www.sanantonio.gov/mlk/?res=1024&ver=true

111) Financial Aid Research Center
http://www.theoldschool.org/

112) Art and Writing Awards
http://www.artandwriting.org

113) Wells Fargo Scholarships
http://www.wellsfargo.com/collegesteps

114) Princeton Review Internships
http://www.princetonreview.com/cte/search/internshipAdvSearch.asp

115) Chicana/Latina Foundation
http://www.chicanalatina.org/scholarship.html

116) NCAA Scholarships and Internships
http://www.ncaa.org/about/scholarships.html

117) Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute
http://www.chci.org/

118) Morris K. Udall Foundation Scholarships
http://www.udall.gov/p_scholarship.asp

119) A Better Chance Scholarships
http://www.abetterchance.org/ReferralOrgs&Resources/res-coll_native_schol1.htm

120) Asian American Journalist Association
http://www.aaja.org/

121) American Assoc. of University Women
http://www.aauw.org/fga/fellowships_grants/index.cfm

122) Scholarships by State
http://www.schoolsintheusa.com/scholarships.cfm

123) State Agencies of Higher Education
http://collegeapps.about.com/od/stateagencies/

124) Engineering School Scholarships
http://www.engineeringedu.com/scholars.html

125) Scholarship News
http://www.free-4u.com/

126) Scholarships and Fellowships List (Graduate Level)
http://www.lib.msu.edu/harris23/grants/3gradinf.htm

127) Orphan Foundation of America
http://www.orphan.org/

128) September 11th Scholarship Funds
http://www.nasfaa.org/publications/2001/ARScholarshipFundsDetailed110701.html

129) Discover Card Tribute Award Scholarships
http://www.aasa.org/awards_and_scholarships/Discover/index.htm

130) American Fire Sprinkler Scholarship Contest
http://www.afsascholarship.org/

131) Mensa Scholarship Essay Scholarship
http://merf.us.mensa.org/scholarships/zipfinder.php

132) Chess Scholarships
http://www.successchess.com/WeibelChess/Scholarships.html

133) Davis-Putter Scholarship Fund (Activist)
http://www.ocf.berkeley.edu/~alliance/academic/scholarships.html

134) Federal Student Aid Portal
http://studentaid.ed.gov/PORTALSWebApp/students/english/index.jsp

135) Daughters of the American Revolution Scholarships
http://www.dar.org/natsociety/edout_scholar.cfm#general

136) Fridell Memorial Scholarship (Dale E.)
http://www.straightforwardmedia.com/fridell/

137) Alger Association Scholarships (Horatio)
http://www.horatioalger.org/scholarships

138) Collegiate Inventors Competition
http://www.invent.org/collegiate/

139) Alphabetical Index to Scholarships and Aid
http://www.window.state.tx.us/scholars/aid/faidalpha.html

140) National Security Scholarships Programs
http://www.iie.org/programs/nsep/nsephome.htm

141) Institutes of Health Scholarship Programs
http://www.iie.org/programs/nsep/nsephome.htm

142) Adventures in Education
http://adventuresineducation.org/

143) Union Plus Scholarship Database
http://www.aflcio.org/familyfunresources/collegecosts/scholar.cfm

144) Verizon Scholarship Program
http://foundation.verizon.com/06011.shtml

145) Michigan Community Scholarships (over 100)
http://www.lib.msu.edu/harris23/grants/privcomm.htm

146) College View's Scholarship Search
http://www.collegeview.com/financial_aid/schol_directory/

147) College Xpress Scholarship Search
http://apps.absolutelyscholarships.com/exec/scholarship

148) Scholarships on the Net (1500 Links)
http://whatsonthe.net/scholarmks.htm

149) Scholarships, Prizes, and Honors (Cal based)
http://students.berkeley.edu/fao/Scholarships/default.htm

150) Cola-Coca Art & Film Scholarships
http://www.youthdevelopment.coca-cola.com/art_refreshing.html

151) Art School Scholarships
http://www.straightforwardmedia.com/art/scholarship-guide.php

152) Bowling Scholarships
http://www.bowlingmembership.com/PDF/smart_colleges.pdf

153) Red Cross Presidential Intern Program
http://www.redcross.org/images/pdfs/PIP_Fact_Sheet.pdf

154) Congressional Black Caucus Scholarships
http://www.cbcfinc.org/Leadership%20Education/Scholarships/index.html

155) Microsoft Scholarships
http://www.microsoft.com/college/ss_overview.mspx

156) Scholarship of The Month
http://www.collegescholarships.com/scholarships.html

157) Fellowship Database (Graduate)
http://cuinfo.cornell.edu/Student/GRFN/

158) Alexander Graham Bell Association for the Deaf
http://www.agbell.org

159) APS Minorities Scholarship Program (Physics)
http://www.aps.org/educ/com/index.html

160) The Minority/Disadvantaged Scholarship Program (architecture)
http://www.archfoundation.org

161) Music For The Blind
http://www.NFMC-music.org

162) War Memorial Fund
http://www.usjaycees.org

163) Engineering Awards and Scholarships
http://www.iee.org/EduCareers/Awards/UG/index.cfm

164) Undergraduate Awards for Women
http://www.biochem.northwestern.edu/resfunds/undergrad.women.pdf

165) Civil Air Patrol Scholarships
http://level2.cap.gov/index.cfm?nodeID=5589

166) Various College scholarships List
http://www.parktudor.pvt.k12.in.us/scholarships2.htm

167) Typical Scholarship Opportunities
http://www.esu3.org/districts/bellevue/curriculum/east/jsheridan/counseling/ScholarshipFiles/main_list.htm#st

168) AXA ACHIEVEMENT SCHOLARSHIP
http://www.axa-achievement.com

169) FEDERAL EMPLOYEE EDUCATION FUND
http://www.feea.org/scholarships.shtml

170) PRUDENTIAL SPIRIT OF COMMUNITY AWARD
http://www.prudential.com/spirit .

171) Undesignated Scholarships (Engineering)
http://students.sae.org/awdscholar/scholarships/undesignated/

172) WAL*MART COMMUNITY SCHOLARSHIP
http://www.walmartfoundation.org

173) Scholarships for Minority accounting Students
http://www.aicpa.org/members/div/career/mini/smas.htm

174) Actuarial Scholarships for Minority Students
http://www.beanactuary.org/minority/scholarship.cfm

175) Minority Scholarships (All levels)
http://scholarships.fatomei.com/scholar3.html

176) Findaid: Minority Scholarships
http://www.finaid.org/otheraid/minority.phtml

177) Library Scholarships
http://www.ala.org/ala/lita/litaresources/litascholarships/litascholarships.htm

178) Study Abroad Scholarships
http://www.iesabroad.org/minorityFinancialAid.do

179) Native American & Other Scholarships
http://www.abetterchance.org/ReferralOrgs&Resources/res-coll_native_schol1.htm

180) Sports Figures Scholarships
http://sportsfigures.espn.com/sportsfigures/stu_sportsfigurechal_1.jsp

181) Scholarship Scams
http://www.ftc.gov/bcp/conline/edcams/scholarship/

182) Students of Color Scholarships
http://www.financialaid4you.com/index.php/scholarships

183) USA Access Education Scholarships
http://www.usafunds.org/planning/access_to_education_scholarship/index.html

184) Fellowships and Scholarships
http://www.sacnas.org/fellow.html

185) Dow Jones Scholarship and Program Listings
http://djnewspaperfund.dowjones.com/fund/cg_js_min_scholarships.asp

186) Ernest Hemingway Awards Scholarships
http://djnewspaperfund.dowjones.com/fund/cg_gen_scholarships.asp

187) Minority Journalism Internships
http://djnewspaperfund.dowjones.com/fund/cg_min_internships.asp

188) Hispanic/Latino Scholarships
http://www.elmhurst.edu/~bio/arriola/Hablamos/scholarships.html

189) General Scholarships
http://www.hccfl.edu/scholarship/general.html

190) Jewish Scholarships
http://www.free-4u.com/jewish.htm

191) Scholarship Opportunities (graduate)
http://www.hsph.harvard.edu/finaid/external-finaid.shtml

192) Ford Foundation Fellowships for Minorities
http://national-academies.org/fellowships

193) Scholarships in Many Areas
http://www.meredith.edu/finaid/outsideaid.htm

194) League Foundation: Alternative Lifestyles Scholarships
http://www.league-att.org/foundation/

195) Datatel Scholarships
http://www.datatel.com/global/scholarships/applicants.cfm

196) Alpha Kappa Alpha Awards
http://www.akaeaf.org/

197) National Black Police Assoc. Scholarships
http://www.blackpolice.org/

198) Elks Most Valuable Student Scholarship
http://www.elks.org

199) National Back Nurses' Assoc. Scholarships
http://www.nbna.org

200) Scholarships Based on Ethnicity
http://www.college.ucla.edu/UP/SRC/ethnic.htm

201) Ron Brown Scholarships
Go to: http://www.RonBrown.org
The award: $10,000 for 10 to 20 students. It's renewable. Academic merit, leadership, community service, all fields. The deadline is unusually in January. This is one of the most prestigious scholarships and it's very competitive.

202) Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship
Go to: http://www.JackieRobinson.org
The award: $6,000 per year. Number of winners about 100. It's renewable. Academic merit, leadership, community service, all fields. Deadline is usually in April.

203) Project Excellence Scholarships
Go to: http://www.project-excellence.com
The award: $4000 or higher (to full tuition). Number of winners: at least 600. Academic merit, leadership, community service, all fiends. Deadline: Feb. 1.

204) United College Fund Scholarships
Go to: www.uncf.org
The UNCF is one of our major scholarship getaways. The awards are of varying amounts, and there are a great many under different names and requirements (Grandmet, Duracell, for example). The deadline is usually December.

205) Kodak Scholarships
Go to: www.kodak.com/US/en/motion/programs/student/scholarships.html
The award: varying amounts to $5,000. Number of awards: Varies. For those studying film/cinematography at
U.S. colleges.

206) Intel Science Talent Search
Go to: www.sciserv.org/sts
The award is from $5,000 to $100,000. There are approximately 40 awards in this prestigious competition. You must present a scientific research project. Deadline: December.

207) NACME Scholarships (National Action Council for Minorities in Engineering)
Go to: www.nacme.org
The award amounts go to $20,000, and many are award. This is our major engineering scholarship gateway. You must be an engineering student. The deadline is usually in February. Go to the website for details, or contact financial aid officials at your college.

208) Gates Millennium Scholarships
Go to: www.gmsp.org
The goal of Gates Millennium Scholarship is to promote academic excellence and to provide an opportunity for thousands of outstanding students with significant financial need. The scholarship will cover room, board and tuition for at least 1,000 high school students a year. Nomination material for 2002-2003 will be available November 2001. Deadline: March 15.

209) NBSE Scholarships (National Society of Black Engineers)
Go to: www.nsbe.org/scholarships
Award amount: generally range from $1, 500-$3,000 for members of NSBE. Number of awards varies. This is primarily for engineering students, and others majoring in related disciplines. Deadlines vary.

210) ARMY ROTC Scholarships (for Historically Black Colleges)
Go to: http://147.248.153.211/
Students looking to enroll at a HBCU must enroll in the Army ROTC. Award amount to full-tuition. Many awards. Must have minimum of 920 on SAT or 19 on ACT score. Deadline is November 15.

211) American Institute of Certified Public Accountants Scholarships (AICPA)
Go to: www.aicpa.org/members/div/career/mini/smas.htm
For undergraduates studying accounting at a
U.S. college with at least 30 credits completed. Awards up to $5,000 with about 300 winners annually. Deadline is in July. Go to website for GPA requirements.

212) Bonner Scholar Scholarships
Go to: www.bonner.org
Award amount: $4,000 and renewable till graduation. Community service is pivotal, as well as need. Your college must be a participating college. Approximately 1,500 awards granted. Deadline varies.

213) Developmental Fund for Black Students in Science and Technology Scholarships
Go to: http://ourworld.compuserve.com/homepages/dlhinson/dfb_sch.htm
Award amount: $2,000 and renewable. Several scholarships granted. This is for science or engineering students at HBCUs. Deadline is June 15.

214) Coca-Cola Scholars Scholarships
Go to: www.coca-colascholars.org/
This is a major competition with hundreds of over 250 awards going to "scholars" with academic, leadership, and talent qualities. The award amount is from $4,000 to $20,000. You can apply online. The deadline is October 31.

215) Ambassadorial Scholarships
Go to: www.rotary.org/programs
This is the prestigious "rotary" organization scholarship for students who can speak another language and want to study abroad in the "host" country of that language. Award amounts are from $10,000 to $23,000 for a 3 month to full year of study abroad. You should have completed at least 2 years of college work.

216) National Honor Society (sponsored by the National Association of Secondary School Principals)
Go to: www.nassp.org/scholarships/schol_nhs.htm
This is a scholarship for National Honor Society members in their senior year. Your chapter/school nominates you. Award amount is $1,000 for about 250 students nationwide. The deadline is November.

217) Ronald McDonald House Charities (and the United Negro College Fund)
Go to: www.rmhc.com
Students must be studying at a HBCU, which is a member of the UNCF and have at least a B average. It's for sophomores. The award is from $1,000 to full tuition. Approximately 60 students are selected. The deadline is April 1.

218) Xerox Technology Minority Scholarship
Go to: www.xerox.com (type "Scholarship" in the search engine)
This is a good scholarship for strong minority students studying in areas like chemistry, engineering, physics, and "tech" areas. The award amount is up to $4,000 for undergraduates and more for graduate students. The deadline is Sept. 15.

219) Alpha Kappa Alpha Scholarships
Go to: www.akaeaf.org/
The above link is to the
Chicago headquarters and that gateway of scholarships. Note that there are over 700 AKA Chapters, and you would be wise to contact sorors at local locations. Scholarship opportunities abound. The deadline at AKA headquarters is Feb. 15. Applications (at the website) must be sent between Dec. 1 and January 30 each year.

220) NCAA Scholarships (National Collegiate Athletic Association)
Go to: www.ncaa.org/about/scholarships.html
Awards are given in all sports categories, amounts from $3,000 to $12,500. Awards are also available for sports related study (like sports journalism). Deadlines vary, as do the number of awards each year.

221) National Alliance for Excellence Scholarships
Go to: www.excellence.org
The student competitors can be seniors or already in college. They must submit an application that can include recommendations (academics), art (slides), dance (tapes), photographs, or other materials that point to talent and achievement in all areas. The awards are for a minimum of one year, and over 100 are granted. Applications can be submitted any time. The selection process is ongoing.

222) Harry S. Truman Scholarship
Go to: www.truman.gov
This is one of the most prestigious scholarships, shaped for students who intend to pursue a career targeted to public service or government. Graduate study should be a goal, with a portion of the funds directed there. You must be at least a junior, and your college must nominate you. A "nomination" package must be created. The awards can reach as high as $30,000 over the years. Generally about 80 students are selected. The deadline is February 1.

223) National Association of Black Journalists
Go to: www.nabj.org/info_nonsustain.html
NABJ offers 10 scholarships. It's a $2,500 award. Students should be attending a four-year university. They must present three letters of recommendation from a school adviser, deal or a faculty member. Also, a 500-800 world article on a Black journalist must be presented. A grade point average of 3.0 is desirable. Eligible students must be majoring in journalism-print, photography, radio, or television. One of those should be a career goal. Deadline is March 3.

224) Hispanic College Fund Scholarships
Go to: www.hispanicfund.org/
Major site for Hispanic students majoring in business-related areas, A to Z (accounting, human resources, communications, and more). The award amount varies. Over 140 awards granted. Deadline: April.

225) Arts Recognition and Talent Search Awards
Go to: www.artsawards.org
These awards are granted to high school or college students (17 or 18 years of age) who show talent in dance, voice, music, art, photography, jazz, visual arts, writing, or other creative areas. You must audition or submit a portfolio or tape. The award is to be used for freshman year in college. Award amounts from $100 to $3,000. Deadline is June 1, or April 1 (for registration in specific regions).

226) Society of Women Engineer Scholarships
Go to: www.swe.org/
These scholarships are targeted for women who are majoring in engineering or computer science. Award amounts are from $200 to $5000, and at least 90 are granted. The deadline for students already in college is February 1, but is May 15 for high school seniors entering an "accredited" program.

227) American Institute of Architects Minority Disadvantaged Scholarship
Go to: www.e-architect.com
This is a scholarship for minority students enrolling in architecture programs. Awards are from $500 to $3,000. Generally 20 students are selected. Deadline is December 6.

228) Cheerios Brand Health Initiative Scholarship
Sponsor: Congressional Black Caucus Foundation, Inc.
www.cbcfinc.org

229) Education and Leadership Development Program
Sponsor: Jackie Robinson Foundation
www.jackierobinson.org

230) Heineken Performing Arts Scholarship
Sponsor: Congressional Black Caucus Foundation, Inc.
www.cbcfinc.org

231) Sallie Mae Fund American Dream Scholarship
Sponsor: United Negro College Fund
www.uncf.org

232) GE Lloyd Trotter African American Forum Scholarship
Sponsor: National Society of Black Engineers
www.nsbe.org

233) BlackNews.com Scholarship
Sponsor: A.S.J. Media, LLC./ BlackNews.com Scholarship Fund
www.blacknews.com