CVS Pharmacy, INC Pharmacy Scholarship

With the partnership of CVS Caremark, the United Negro College Fund (UNCF) is pleased to offer “CVS Pharmacy, INC: Pharmacy Scholarship”. Students who are enrolled or intend to enroll full-time as a degree-seeking
candidate in an AACP-accredited pharmacy program leading to a graduate degree in pharmacy can apply. UNCF envisions a nation where all Americans have equal access to a college education that prepares them for rich intellectual lives.

Provided By:
UNCF, the United Negro College Fund, also known as the United Fund, is an American philanthropic organization that funds scholarships for black students and general scholarship funds for 37 private historically black colleges and universities.

Key Details:

  • Award Amount: $5,000
  • Deadline: March 30, 2018
  • Winner Announcement: Not Known

Eligibility:

To be eligible for this scholarship, you must:

  • Minimum of a 3.0 of a 4.0 Scale
  • Demonstrated unmet financial need (as verified by their college or university)
  • Enrolled or intent to enroll full-time as a degree-seeking candidate in an AACP-accredited pharmacy program leading to a graduate degree in pharmacy. Preference is given to those candidates affiliated with CVS at the time of final review

Instructions for Applying:

To apply for the scholarship firstly applicants need to register themselves through the given link: https://scholarships.uncf.org/Account/LogOn

Supporting Documents:

Have the following ready before you complete this application.

  • A resume
  • An essay
  • A letter of recommendation
  • An unofficial transcript for full consideration

Award Amount:

The successful applicant will receive the sum of $5,000.

Detailed Information Link:

https://scholarships.uncf.org/Program/Details/b184e406-a639-45c2-b77f-899ebf3f0e3f

Contact Information:

If you have any question you can mail to kenya.gray-at-uncf.org

PC S-Stem Scholarship

At Phoenix College (PC) there is a scholarship opportunity is available for students who are studying in Engineering, Computer Science, and STEM. The scholarship is designed to help students take control of their career, maximize their job prospects and help them prepare to participate in the ongoing technological revolution. The purpose of this scholarship program is to discover, nurture and develop future engineering talent to meet the state and country’s anticipated growing demand for a skilled workforce.

Provided By:

Established in 1920, Phoenix College is the flagship of the Maricopa Community Colleges, a district that ranks as one of the nation’s largest community college systems and the single largest provider of higher education and career training in Arizona.

Key Details:

  • Award Amount: $1100
  • Deadline: January 31, 2018
  • Winner Announcement: Not Known

Eligibility:

All Scholarship applicants must be:

  • Be a U.S. Citizen, Permanent Resident, or Aliens admitted as Refugees
  • Enrolled full-time student
  • Be an entering or continuing student at Phoenix College
  • Be a student taking engineering or related STEM courses that may lead to an engineering career
  • Enrolled for MAT 151 or higher mathematics classes
  • GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • Financial Need as established by FAFSA

Instructions for Applying:

Application form can be downloaded by the given link: https://www.phoenixcollege.edu/sites/default/files/gallery-docs/application_asap_spring_2018.docx

Supporting Documents:

Submit the following information as part of the application package:

  • A one-page personal statement that includes the following:
  • Two letters of recommendation addressing student’s potential for success with one being from an instructor
  • Personal Statement describing academic/career goals, reasons for the goals, specific objectives to meet the goals, the perceived value of the S-STEM ASAP scholarship program, academic and other accomplishments, special skills, community service, leadership potential, the applicant’s ability to overcome obstacles, and family’s educational background.
  • An unofficial transcript

Award Amount:

The scholarship will provide a one-semester award of $1100 to each recipient.

Detailed Information Link:

https://news.phoenixcollege.edu/bytes/2017/12/08/scholarship-opportunity-students-studying-engineering-computer-science-stem

Contact Information:

If you have any query regarding the scholarship program you can contact to Eddie W. Ong eddie.ong-at-phoenixcollege.edu or Ernest Villicana ernest.villicana-at-phoenixcollege.edu

Lam Research Core Values Scholarship

Lam Research Corporation (LRCX) is inviting application for “Lam Research Core Values Scholarship”. High school seniors in the Fremont Unified, Livermore Valley Joint Unified, Tigard-Tualatin, and Hillsboro School districts are eligible to apply.   The scholarship is providing educational found to achieve your educational goal.

Provided By:

Lam Research Corporation is an American corporation that engages in the design, manufacture, marketing, and service of semiconductor processing equipment used in the fabrication of integrated circuits.

Key Details:

  • Award Amount: $10,000
  • Deadline: February 5, 2018
  • Winner Announcement: Not Known

Eligibility:

To receive the scholarship, a beneficiary must:

  • Fremont Unified School District (Fremont, CA): American, Irvington, Kennedy, Mission San Jose, and Washington High Schools
  • Livermore Valley Joint Unified School District (Livermore, CA): Granada and Livermore High Schools
  • Tigard-Tualatin School District (Tualatin, OR): Tigard and Tualatin High Schools
  • Hillsboro School District (Hillsboro, OR): Century and Glencoe High Schools

Instructions for Applying:

Online application can be completed by the given link: https://www.grantrequest.com/SID_349/default5.asp?SA=SNA&FID=35006&SESID=48410&RL=

Applicants can complete the saved applications through the given link: https://www.grantrequest.com/SID_349/default5.asp?SA=AM&PD=AL&SESID=8674&AID=52442&RETURN=SFLE

Supporting Documents:

You will need to provide the following information and materials

  • Current High School Transcript (can be official or unofficial). The transcript must be uploaded onto online application platforms please plan ahead to order a transcript copy from your school’s office.
  • The Student Review Form and attached letter of recommendation must be completed by two people other than counselors or career center staff.
  • To download review form check the given link: https://www.ebcf.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/12/Lam-Scholarship-Student-Review-Form.doc
  • Current high school transcript (official or unofficial).
  • A letter of recommendation

Award Amount:

The scholarships are valued at a maximum of up to $10,000 over four years.

Detailed Information Link:

https://www.ebcf.org/lam-scholarship/#eligibility

Contact Information:

If you have questions or need technical assistance, please email scholarships-at-eastbaycf.org.

President’s Scholarship for Women in Cybersecurity

It is time for women to take a stand toward promoting a cyber safe industry and break stereotypes by coming forward to bridge this gap. EC-Council University is thrilled to announce “President’s Scholarship for Women in Cybersecurity”.  All women who have interest in cybersecurity are encouraged to apply for this scholarship program.

Provided By:

Founded in 2003 by the School’s President, Mr. Sanjay Bavisi, EC-Council University (ECCU) is headquartered in Albuquerque, New Mexico. The University is dedicated to creating superior educational programs enabling graduates to be equipped to face the latest IT security risks.

Key Details:

  • Award Amount: USD 2,000
  • Deadline: January 31st, 2018
  • Winner Announcement: Not Known

Eligibility:

You are encouraged to apply if you are:

  • All women who are in cybersecurity are eligible to apply.
  • All woman applicants must be international.

Instructions for Applying:

To be applying for the scholarship you may check the given link: https://www.eccu.edu/application-form/

Supporting Documents:

The applicants who are interested in applying must write an essay of 200 words on what you think about Women in Cyber Leadership.

Award Amount:

The person who does the best will receive USD 2,000.

Detailed Information Link:

https://www.eccu.edu/scholarship/

Contact Information:

To know more about the scholarship you can contact at presidentsscholarship-at-eccu.edu

USM Promise Scholarship Program

The University of Southern Maine (USM) is giving you chance to join this “USM Promise Scholarship Program”. To be eligible, the student must apply for fall 2018 admissions to USM and be admitted as an undergraduate first-year or transfer student. The scholarship program is designed to help students overcome financial and academic barriers.

Provided By:

Situated in Maine’s economic and cultural center, the University of Southern Maine (USM) is a public university with 8,000 undergraduate and graduate students taking courses online and at campuses in Portland, Gorham, and Lewiston-Auburn.

Key Details:

  • Award Amount: Tuition or awards to cover fees, books, room & board or other costs
  • Deadline: March 1, 2018
  • Winner Announcement: Not Known

Eligibility:

To receive the USM’s New Promise Scholarship, a beneficiary must:

  • The student will apply for fall 2018 admissions to USM and will be admitted as an undergraduate first-year or transfer student.
  • If awarded the scholarship, the student will enroll at USM full-time with a minimum of 15 credit hours per semester and/or take 30 credits per year (can use winter and summer terms to reach 30 credits).
  • Students must be a Maine resident or meet State of Maine residency requirements.
  • The student must show demonstrated financial need and if eligible the student must submit the FAFSA.
  • Preferably, scholarship applicants shall have a recommendation from a youth development organization and be a first-generation college student.

Instructions for Applying:

In order for an application to consider all interested applicant check the given link: https://usm.maine.edu/scholarships

Award Amount:

The scholarship will provide up to half of USM tuition, or awards to cover fees, books, room & board or other costs to bridge gaps in financial aid, renewable up to four years.

Detailed Information Link:

https://usm.maine.edu/scholarships/promise-scholarship

Contact Information:

Additional inquiries may be sent to:

Vice President for Enrollment Management & Student Affairs
124D Wishcamper Center – Portland Campus
(207) 780 – 4770
nancy.d.griffin-at-maine.edu

TAAIS Memorial Foundation Asthma Scholarship Award

The Texas Allergy, Asthma and Immunology Society (TAAIS) is happy to announce “TAAIS Memorial Foundation Asthma Scholarship Award”. Students who plan to go to college after high school graduation are eligible to apply. The mission of TAAIS is to improve the quality of life of Texans who suffer from allergies, asthma, and immunodeficiency.

Provided By:

The Texas Allergy, Asthma and Immunology Society (TAAIS) Memorial Foundation is a 501c3 non-profit organization under the IRS code. The Society’s goals are to promote the highest standards in Allergy and Clinical Immunology.

Key Details:

  • Award Amount: $1,500
  • Deadline: March 1, 2018
  • Winner Announcement: June 1, 2018

Eligibility:

To receive the scholarship, you must be

  • Applicants must be seniors attending a Texas high school during the 2017-2018 school year that suffer from Asthma.
  • Students who plan to go to college after high school graduation.

Instructions for Applying:

To apply, the application form can be downloaded by the given link: http://taais.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/12/2018.TAAIS_.Asthma.Scholarship.Award_.Application.doc

Complete application form and material must be mailed to the address given below:
Connie Mawer, Executive Director
Texas Allergy, Asthma and Immunology Society
Memorial Foundation
PO Box 300475
Austin, TX 78703

Supporting Documents:

Have the following ready before you complete this application.

  • Two typed Essays
  • Parent Statement of Financial Need
  • Counselor Recommendation Letter
  • Teacher or Community Adult Recommendation Letter
  • Current High School Resume
  • Official High School Transcript

Award Amount:

One-time $1,500 award amount will be given to three qualified and deserving seniors attending a Texas high school who suffer from Asthma.

Detailed Information Link:

http://taais.org/2018-taais-memorial-foundation/

Contact Information:

If you have any questions you can contact at cmawer-at-taais.org or (512) 451-6108.

AICPA Scholarship Award for Minority Accounting Students

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) is accepting applications for the “AICPA Scholarship Award for Minority Accounting Students”. Those who are attending a public or private, not-for-profit (501(c)) four-year college or university in the U.S. or territories can apply. The purpose of the scholarship is increasing the representation of ethnically diverse CPA professionals.

Provided By:

Founded in 1887, the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants represents the CPA profession nationally regarding rule-making and standard-setting and serves as an advocate for legislative bodies, public interest groups and other professional organizations.

Key Details:

  • Award Amount: $3,000 – $5,000
  • Deadline: March 01, 2018
  • Winner Announcement: Not Known

Eligibility:

  • An ethnic minority in the accounting profession (including but not limited to: Black or African American, Hispanic or Latino, Native American, Pacific Islander, or Asian American).
  • Pursuing an undergraduate or graduate-level degree in accounting or accounting-related major. (Accounting-related shall be as determined by Sponsors in Sponsors’ sole discretion.).
  • Planning to pursue the CPA licensure but not presently be a CPA.
  • Attending a public or private, not-for-profit (501(c)) four-year college or university in the U.S. or territories for the full 2018-19 academic year.
  • Enrolled in a business and/or accounting program that is accredited by the AACSB and/or ACBSP for the full 2018-19 academic year.
  • Completed at least 30 semester hours (or equivalent) of college coursework, including at least 6 semester hours (or equivalent) in accounting, by end of spring 2018.
  • Maintaining an overall and major GPA of at least 3.0 (on a 4.0 scale).
  • Enrolled as a full-time undergraduate (12 semester hours or equivalent) or a full-time graduate level student (9 semester hours or equivalent) for the 2018-19 academic year (Note: an exception may be granted if you plan to participate in an internship).
  • A U.S. citizen or permanent resident (green card holder).
  • Some financial need (i.e., not receiving a full or partial scholarship(s) and/or grant(s) that cover and/or exceed one’s educational expenses).
  • Planning to participate in the AICPA Legacy Scholars program for the full 2018-19 academic year

Instructions for Applying:

Applicants who are interested to apply for the scholarship may register themselves through the given link: https://www.thiswaytocpa.com/signup/?next=/education/aicpa-legacy-scholarships/scholarship-minority-accounting-students/apply/

Award Amount:

The award range of the scholarship is up to $3,000 – $5,000.

Detailed Information Link:

https://www.thiswaytocpa.com/education/aicpa-legacy-scholarships/scholarship-minority-accounting-students/?mm=1

FIU Elaine Gordon Scholarship

At the Center for Women’s and Gender Studies, the Florida International University is providing “Elaine Gordon Scholarship” in Women’s Studies. To applying the student must be fully admitted in the College of Arts, Sciences, and Education as a Women’s and Gender Studies major or Certificate earner. FIU is committed to high-quality teaching, state-of-the-art research and creative activity, and collaborative engagement with their local and global communities.

Provided By:

Florida International University (FIU) is an American metropolitan public research university in Greater Miami, Florida, United States. FIU has two major campuses in Miami-Dade County, with its main campus in University Park.

Key Details:

  • Award Amount: $3,500
  • Deadline: Monday, March 1, 2018
  • Winner Announcement: Not Known

Eligibility:

The scholarship applicant must demonstrate that he/she must be:

  • Be fully admitted in the College of Arts, Sciences, and Education as a Women’s and Gender Studies Major or Certificate earner.
  • Have completed or be enrolled in a minimum of 9 credit hours of Women’s and Gender Studies courses.
  • Be enrolled as an undergraduate student at the time of application.
  • Have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher.
  • Financial need will be one consideration in awarding the scholarship.
  • Undergraduates with at least two semesters of study (not including summer) remaining are eligible.

Instructions for Applying:

All interested applicants can sign up through the given link to apply for the scholarship: https://fiu.academicworks.com/users/sign_in

Supporting Documents:

To apply, students must be ready to submit the following:

  • A resume.
  • A typed, two-page essay addressing how the student has and intends to pursue the goals expressed in Elaine Gordon’s work and achievements, as well as how financial assistance will help achieve these goals.
  • Financial need statement (financial need will be one consideration in awarding the scholarship).
  • One letter of recommendation from a present or former professor.
  • An unofficial transcript reflecting all coursework completed.
  • Application Coversheet

Award Amount:

The scholarships are valued at a maximum of $3,500.

Detailed Information Link:

https://womenstudies.fiu.edu/news/2017/httpswomenstudiesfiueduacademicsscholarship-opportunities/

MANA de San Diego Scholarship Program

MANA de San Diego is pleased to offer a “MANA de San Diego Scholarship Program for San Diego County Latina residents. This competitive scholarship program is open to graduate or undergraduate students who have a 3.3-grade point average or higher. The scholarship is intended to provide the fund for Latinas who want to pursue higher education in various undergraduate majors and postgraduate work.

Provided By:

MANA de San Diego is a 501 © (3) non-profit organization, incorporated in the State of California in 1998. Its mission is to empower Latinas through education, leadership development, advocacy and community service.

Key Details:

  • Award Amount: $4,000
  • Deadline: Friday, February 2, 2018
  • Winner Announcement: Not Known

Eligibility:

To receive the scholarship, you must be

  • Applicant must be a Latina with a permanent residence in San Diego County.
  • Applicant must show proof of enrollment in fall 2016 at a community college, four-year university, or graduate level program (including post-doctoral programs) when submitting the application.
  • High School Seniors who are in the MANA de San Diego Hermanitas Program are eligible to apply for the 2016-2017 scholarship and must have a cumulative weighted 3.0-grade point average or higher for 9th-11th grades.
  • Undergraduate applicants must have a 3.0-grade point average or higher.
  • Graduate applicants must have a 3.3-grade point average or higher.
  • Applicant must demonstrate financial need.
  • Applicant must demonstrate community involvement preferably in their related field.

Instructions for Applying:

You can complete your application for the scholarship by the given link: http://www.manasd.org/machform/view.php?id=15029

Supporting Documents:

You will be required to submit the following:

  • Submit a one-page (12 pt font) single-spaced personal statement addressing each of the following:
  • Briefly tell us about yourself (Remember to indicate if you are a graduate of MANA’s Hermanitas Program, MANA committee member, mentor, etc.)
  • What are your career goals?
  • Tell us about a leadership role you have taken as a Latina
  • Financial need
  • Official or unofficial transcript(s)
  • Reference form: All applicants must submit one reference form from a teacher or counselor

Award Amount:

Award recipients may receive up to:

  • $500 award for community college
  • $1,500 award for four-year university
  • $2,000 award for graduate program (including post-doctoral programs)

Detailed Information Link:

http://www.manasd.org/scholarship-instructions-for-2017-2018/

Contact Information:

If you have any questions, please contact Lucy Hernandez at 619.822.8445 or hernandez_lm-at-hotmail.com.

Best Scholarships in Stanford University

Many students want to study at Stanford University, but most of all students fail to fulfill their dream just because the cost of education is having become quite a costly affair.

The scholarships are great options to pay for your education, hence here we have compiled an exhaustive list of the “Best scholarships in Stanford University”.

There given scholarships provide award range from $1,000 to $145,000. So go ahead, if you find yourself to be eligible, don’t waste your time & apply today!

The Knight-Hennessy Scholars

Stanford University is offering “The Knight-Hennessy Scholars” program for those who are independent thinkers, display purposeful leadership and who have a civic orientation. The program provides full funding includes tuition, stipend, graduate program and related academic expenses. Winners will also receive full funding to pursue a graduate education at Stanford.

Provided By: Stanford University
Course: Multiple Course
Award: Full funding for graduate education
Eligibility: Pursue any graduate degree
Deadline: Open in May 2018
Apply Now: https://knight-hennessy.stanford.edu/admission/apply-now

Engineering in Service International Fellowship

At Stanford University, the Engineering in Service International Fellowship allows students to apply what they have learned through their academic studies.  Currently enrolled undergraduate and graduate students who are declared within the School of Engineering can apply. Each Fellow receives a base stipend of $5,500 to support travel and living expenses during the summer.

Provided By: Stanford University
Course: 
Multiple courses
Award: 
$5,500 stipend
Eligibility: 
Freshman, sophomore, junior, senior, co-term, undergraduate and graduate students
Deadline: 
February 6, 2018
Apply Now: 
https://solo.stanford.edu//node/22471

Stanford GSB Research Fellows Program

Stanford GSB strongly encourages applications for its “Stanford GSB Research Fellows Program”. Applicants must be a U.S. citizen or the U.S. registered permanent resident, and have a bachelors degree by the start of the program. The fellowship offers tuition, health insurance, and a living stipend $42,000.

Provided By: Stanford University
Course: Multiple Course
Award: $42,000
Eligibility: U.S. citizen or the U.S. registered permanent resident
Deadline: March 1, 2018
Apply Now:  https://www.gsb.stanford.edu/programs/research-fellows/summary

Stanford University

Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship Program

The School of Engineering along with the Vice-Provost of Undergraduate Education (VPUE) aims to increase opportunities for undergraduate students in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) fields. Students participating in the SURF program receive a stipend for the duration of the program.

Provided By: Stanford University
Course:
 Stem filed courses
Award: 
Stipend
Eligibility:
 Undergraduate students
Deadline: 11:59 PM PST February 1, 2018
Apply Now: https://engineering.stanford.edu/students-academics/engineering-diversity-programs/summer-undergraduate-research-fellowship-surf

Stanford Law School Research Fellowship

Stanford Law School has put forward a fellowship named as Stanford Law School Research Fellowship. The fellowship is open to those who have Bachelor’s degree, in the social sciences, prior research experience and coursework in the empirical social science. Fellows will receive a competitive salary and benefits package, including full medical and dental insurance and many more.

Provided By: Stanford University
Course: Multiple Course
Award: Competitive salary and full medical and dental insurance
Eligibility: Bachelor’s degree, preferably in the social sciences
Deadline: Will be open in fall 2018
Apply Now: https://law.stanford.edu/empirical-research-fellowship/#slsnav-how-to-apply

Center for the Study of the Presidency and Congress Presidential Fellows Program

Stanford University is glad to announce “Center for the Study of the Presidency and Congress Presidential Fellows Program”.  Students who have currently enrolled sophomores and juniors majoring in any field of study can apply. Stanford University covers travel to and from Washington, DC for one student while the Center for the Study of the Presidency and Congress pays for the lodging and other associated costs for this program.

Provided By: Stanford University
Course
: Multiple Course
Award:  University covers travel Congress pays for the lodging and other associated costs for this program.
Eligibility: Be currently enrolled sophomores and juniors
Deadline: Friday, March 9, 2018
Apply Now: https://undergrad.stanford.edu/opportunities-research/fellowships/fellowships-listing/center-study-presidency-and-congress

Stanford University

The Beinecke Scholarship Program

Stanford University is pleased to announce a scholarship program named as “The Beinecke Scholarship Program”. The students who are intending to enter a master’s or doctoral program in the Arts, Humanities, or Social Sciences is eligible to apply. The scholarship provides a total of $34,000 for graduate education; $4,000.

Provided By: Stanford University
Course: Multiple Course
Award: $38,000
Eligibility:  Major in the Arts, Humanities, or Social Sciences
Deadline: Varies
Apply Now:  https://undergrad.stanford.edu/opportunities-research/fellowships/fellowships-listing/beinecke-scholarship-program

Mellon Mays Undergraduate Fellowship Program

Stanford University is pleased to offer “Mellon Mays Undergraduate Fellowship Program”.  The fellowship is open to sophomores who are committed as future professors to address the educational consequences of racial and ethnic disparities in higher education. Fellowship will be awarded Up to $10,000 to the winning applicants.

Provided By: Stanford University
Course: Multiple Course
Award: Up to $10,000
Eligibility: US citizen or permanent resident
Deadline: End of winter quarter and middle of spring quarter
Apply Now:  https://undergrad.stanford.edu/opportunities-research/fellowships/fellowships-listing/mellon-mays-undergraduate-fellowship-program

Truman Scholarship

Stanford University is thrilled to announce a scholarship program termed as “Truman Scholarship”. U.S. citizen or a U.S. national from American Samoa or the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands can apply for the scholarship. The scholarship provides Up to $30,000 for the Scholar’s graduate studies.

Provided By: Stanford University
Course: Multiple Course
Award: $30,000
Eligibility: U.S. citizen
Deadline: Varies
Apply Now: https://undergrad.stanford.edu/opportunities-research/fellowships/fellowships-listing/truman-scholarship

Stanford University

John S. Knight Journalism Fellowship

At Stanford, they invite you to apply for “John S. Knight Journalism Fellowships “. To apply, U.S. applicants typically have at least seven years of full-time professional experience; international applicants typically have at least five years of experience. The total financial support to fellows ranges from $95,000 to $145,000. We also help fellows find housing.

Provided By: Stanford University
Course: Multiple Course
Award: From $95,000 to $145,000
Eligibility: The U.S. and International Students
Deadline: Application period will open in the fall of 2018.
Apply Now: https://jsk.stanford.edu/become-a-fellow/being-a-fellow/

DARE (Diversifying Academia, Recruiting Excellence) Doctoral Fellowship Program

The DARE (Diversifying Academia, Recruiting Excellence) Doctoral Fellowship Program awards two-year fellowships to advanced doctoral students who want to investigate and prepare for academic careers and whose presence will help diversify the professoriate. The program prepares students from diverse backgrounds to pursue and succeed in academic careers. The 2018 DARE application will open in winter 2018.

Provided By: Stanford University
Course:
 Multiple courses
Award: 
Quarterly stipend and TGR tuition
Eligibility:
 Doctoral student
Deadline: Winter quarter 2018
Apply Now: http://vpge.stanford.edu/fellowships/dare.html

 

KC Scholars Traditional Scholarship

Kansas City Scholars (KC Scholars) is glad to announce a scholarship program named as “KC Scholars Traditional Scholarship”. KC Scholars provides scholarships, financial incentives, and college advising and planning for low- and modest-income students and adults to complete a postsecondary credit-bearing credential or degree.  KC Scholars will improve the educational attainment, economic independence, quality of the workforce, and participation in community activities in greater Kansas City.

 Provided By:

KC Scholars is a scholarship & college savings program that will support more low- & modest-income students & adult learners to finance & complete college. The mission of KC Scholars is to increase postsecondary education attainment in the greater Kansas City area.

Key Details:

  • Award Amount: $4,000
  • Deadline: March 2, 2018
  • Winner Announcement: March 31, 2018

Eligibility:

All Scholarship applicants must be:

Students must maintain a cumulative 2.5 high school GPA and enroll full-time in college the semester immediately following high school graduation.

Instructions for Applying:

To be applying you must sign up through the given link: http://apply.kcscholars.org/

Award Amount:

The scholarship awards up to $10,000 per year up to five years and is awarded directly to the college or university of enrollment.

Detailed Information Link:

http://www.kcscholars.org/

Contact Information:

If you have any question, contact by email at info-at-kcscholars.org.

The Jackson Laboratory (JAX) College Scholarship Program

The Jackson Laboratory (JAX) would like to announce a scholarship program named as “The Jackson Laboratory (JAX) College Scholarship Program”. This new program is open to graduating high school seniors who reside in Connecticut, Maine, or in Sacramento County, California. Many promising students are unable to pursue higher education, hence JAX  designed this scholarship to help pursue your educational goal.

Provided By:

Founded in 1929, The Jackson Laboratory (JAX) is an independent, nonprofit biomedical research institution with more than 2,000 employees who are passionate about. Its mission is to discover precise genomic solutions for disease and empower the global biomedical community in the shared quest to improve human health.

Key Details:

  • Award Amount: $10,000
  • Deadline: February 1, 2018
  • Winner Announcement: late April 2018

Eligibility:

Scholarship Applicants must meet the following criteria

  • Must be nominated by a teacher from the respective school
  • Demonstrate either significant financial need or status as a first-generation college student, including individuals whose parents have not completed a Bachelor’s degree
  • Applicants must be on track to complete their high school diploma with a cumulative GPA greater or equivalent to 3.5 on a standard 4.0 scale
  • Scholarships will be awarded in late April 2018, as part of JAX’s National DNA Day activities

Instructions for Applying:

In order for an application to consider all interested applicant may check the given link: https://www.jax.org/scholarship/scholarship-nomination

Award Amount:

  • The Scholarship Program will award a $10,000 scholarship to three students.
  • $5,000 will be awarded during the student’s first year; the second $5,000 will be awarded during the student’s sophomore year.

Detailed Information Link:

https://www.jax.org/scholarship

Milton Fisher Scholarship

The Community Foundation for Greater New Haven is pleased to offer “Milton Fisher Scholarship” for innovation and creativity. The scholarship is open to exceptionally innovative and creative high school juniors, seniors and college freshmen. The scholarship aims to honor students who excel as creative problem-solvers and to help make their higher education goals more accessible.

Provided By:

The Community Foundation for Greater New Haven is among the oldest and largest of more than 700 community foundations in the United States and remains the largest grant maker in a region of twenty-towns located in the heart of central Connecticut.

Key Details:

  • Award Amount: $20,000
  • Deadline: May 1, 2018
  • Winner Announcement: Not Known

Eligibility:

You are encouraged to apply if you are:

  • Applicant must be (a) a high school junior, or a high school senior or any person entering a degree program in the fall after the application deadline or the following spring, or a student in the first year of an undergraduate degree program.
  • Applicant must be a Connecticut or New York City metropolitan area resident.
  • Who is planning to attend or attending an institution of higher education anywhere in the United States, or a resident of any part of the U.S.
  • Who is planning to attend or attending an institution of higher education in CT or NYC.

Instructions for Applying:

If you are interested to apply you can apply online by the given link: https://www.grantrequest.com/SID_384/default5.asp?SA=SNA&FID=35069&SESID=57193&RL=

Supporting Documents:

The scholarship recipients must provide:

  • Scanned copy of any Letters of admission to college (excluding High School Juniors)
  • Two Letters of Support
  • Copy of IRS 1040 or FAFSA – please black out Social Security Numbers (SSNs).
    Current transcript(s) from school(s)
    Any supplementary information to help explain your project

Award Amount:

  • The scholarship will be granting 3-6 awards of up to $20,000 each to applicants who demonstrate exceptional innovation and creativity.
  • However, the amount of any award, from $1000 to $5000 per year, renewable for four years, will be determined by the financial need of the recipient.

Detailed Information Link:

http://www.rbffoundation.org/index.html

Contact Information:

If you run into trouble and/or have a question, email at mfscholarship-at-gmail.com or contact the Community Foundation for Greater New Haven at 203-777-2386.

CFNIL Scholarship

The Community Foundation of Northern Illinois (CFNIL) is glad to announce “CFNIL Scholarship” that is created by individuals or organizations. Students who are attending or will be attending college full-time are eligible to apply. The importance of the scholarship is to help students achieve their educational goals, now and in perpetuity.

Provided By:

Founded in 1953, the Community Foundation of Northern Illinois (CFNIL) is a regional leader in philanthropy. CFNIL mission is to attract, preserve, and grow an endowment for the current and future needs of the people of Northern Illinois.

Key Details:

  • Award Amount: $200,000
  • Deadline: February 1, 2018
  • Winner Announcement: Not Known

Eligibility:

All Scholarship applicants must be:

  • The intent is to award scholarships to students who are or will be attending college full-time.
  • Applicants must reside within Boone, Ogle, Stephenson or Winnebago County.
  • Applicants must be seeking an undergraduate degree (AA, BA, BS, etc.) or certification. Graduate students are only eligible when specified by the donor.

Instructions for Applying:

The registration for the scholarship must be completed by the given link: http://cfnil.org/how-to-register-apply/

Award Amount:

The scholarship will be offered more than fifty awards up to $200,000.

Detailed Information Link:

http://cfnil.org/scholarships/

Cornell’s Public Humanities Fellowships

The Society for the Humanities and Humanities New York is inviting application for “Public Humanities Fellowships”. The student must be residents of New York State and as a graduate student in a humanities discipline are eligible to apply. Throughout the fellowship, fellows are encouraged to work collaboratively with HNY to identify community partners, explore public humanities methods and programs, and share findings as their research progresses.

Provided By:

Cornell’s Society for the Humanities was established in 1966 as one of the first humanities research institutes in North America.  The Society for the Humanities conducts several grant competitions for research, writing, and travel throughout the year.

Key Details:

  • Award Amount: $8,500
  • Deadline: Friday, February 16, 2018
  • Winner Announcement: April 20, 2018

Eligibility:

All Scholarship applicants must be:

  • Applicants must be residents of New York State.
  • The student must be enrolled as a graduate student in a humanities discipline, broadly defined, at one of these nine universities: The City University of New York Graduate Center, Columbia University, Cornell University, New York University, SUNY Buffalo, SUNY Stony Brook, SUNY Binghamton, the University of Rochester or Syracuse University.

Instructions for Applying:

To apply online you may check the given link: https://www.grantinterface.com/Home/Logon?urlkey=nyhumanities

Supporting Documents:

You will be required to submit the following:

  • A resume/CV
  • Two references

Award Amount:

The Fellowship provides a stipend of $8,000, plus a $500 travel and research stipend.

Detailed Information Link:

http://societyhumanities.as.cornell.edu/public-humanities-fellowships

Contact Information:

For any query, you can contact to Humanities New York Program Officer Adam Capitanio (212-233-1131 / acapitanio-at-humanitiesny.org).

St. Mary’s Hospital Foundation Scholarship

Interested in a healthcare career? Local students who are pursuing a career in healthcare are invited to apply for the “St. Mary’s Hospital Foundation Scholarship” that is provided by the St. Mary’s Hospital Foundation. The Foundation accepts applications from individuals interested not only in nursing but also in the growing field of allied health. Each of the scholarships awarded cover payment for tuition, books, and fees associated with the degree or certification.

Provided By:

St. Mary’s Hospital Foundation raises funds for Hospital programs and services. They reveal and foster God’s healing love by improving the health of the people and communities we serve, especially those who are poor or vulnerable.

Key Details:

  • Award Amount: $24,000
  • Deadline: March 14, 2018
  • Winner Announcement: Not Known

Eligibility:

Candidates for the scholarship program must demonstrate that they:

  • The residents of Southern Maryland: St. Mary’s, Charles and Calvert counties.
  • You must have at least a 3.0 high school GPA if applying within four years of high school graduation.
  • If it has been more than four years since high school graduation, please submit an ACT score or proof of degree from another school. (This program is not exclusively focusing on high-school aged students, may receive a scholarship as a second career.)
  • In return for receiving the scholarship, recipients will commit to working at MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital.

Instructions for Applying:

Application form can be downloaded by the given: link: https://ct1.medstarhealth.org/content/uploads/sites/14/2015/01/2018-MSMH-Foundation-Scholarship-Program-Packet-FINAL.docx?_ga=2.219709533.578835083.1516341341-651843983.1516341341

All application material must be postmarked at  the address given below:

MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital
Human Resources Department
25500 Point Lookout Road
Leonardtown, MD 20650

Supporting Documents:

You will need to provide the following information and materials

  • A well-written and typed one-page minimum to a two-page maximum double-spaced (12-pt font), the essay describing why he or she should be chosen for the scholarship. The essay must include:
  • The candidate’s career goals.
  • Why the candidate thinks that he or she would make a good nurse, therapist, etc.
  • The candidate will supply a minimum of two (2) letters of reference from non-family members. Letters of reference may not be older than two (2) years.
  • If currently or previously enrolled in college courses, an official transcript must be provided by the candidate from any and all colleges/universities attended.
  • The candidate will include a high school transcript including the first semester of twelfth grade, if applicable, with the application to verify his or her credentials.
  • If it has been greater than four (4) years since the candidate graduated high school, the appropriate standardized test score as required for the degree should be included if applying for Healthcare Scholarship.
  • Completed Breach of Contract.
  • Completed Contract Signature Page.
  • A complete job history listing (resume is acceptable).

Award Amount:

  • The Foundation will pay up to $3,000.00 per semester for tuition, required books, lab fees, and school appointed uniforms as appropriate for a period of up to four (4) years.
  • The total monetary value of the scholarship is up to $24,000.00.

Detailed Information Link:

https://www.medstarstmarys.org/careers/healthcare-scholarships/#q={}

Contact Information:

For more information on the scholarship program, you can call the MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital Human Resources Department at 301-475-6018.

CREW Boston Educational Foundation Scholarship

The CREW Boston Education Foundation is delighted to announce its annual scholarship program named as “CREW Boston Educational Foundation scholarships”. The scholarship is available for any female student entering her junior or senior year of undergraduate school or entering or enrolled in a graduate program at an accredited college or university. CREW Network exists to transform the commercial real estate industry by advancing women globally.

Provided By:
CREW Network Foundation is recognized by the United States IRS as a 501(c)(3) organization. CREW Network was founded in 1989 to bring together women involved in the many aspects of the commercial real estate to exchange information, develop business contacts and help each other succeed professionally.

Key Details:

  • Award Amount: $10,000
  • Deadline: February 28, 2018
  • Winner Announcement: May 1, 2018

Eligibility:

To receive the scholarship, you must be

  • The applicant must be a female student in good standing entering her junior year, senior year or a graduate program at an accredited college or university in the New England area.
  • The applicant must demonstrate an interest in pursuing a career in the commercial real estate, through coursework and/or work experience.
  • The applicant must be willing to have her name and town/city appear in promotional announcements by the CREW Boston Educational Foundation or CREW Boston.

Instructions for Applying:

You must go through the given link to download the application form: https://www.crewboston.org/getattachment/Foundation/CBEF_ScholarshipApp2018.pdf.aspx

All application material must be submitted by mail or email to CREW Boston Educational Foundation, Inc. c/o CREW Boston 101 Federal Street, Suite 1900 Boston, MA 02110 or laura-at-crewboston.org

Supporting Documents:

You will be required to submit the following:

  • Complete pages 2 and 3 of application
  • Letter of recommendation from a professor and/or commercial real estate professional
  • Copy of transcript
  • Resume
  • One-page summary stating why you want to pursue a career in commercial real estate and why you are deserving of this scholarship.

Award Amount:

The scholarship will be awarded in May 2018, is expected to be at least one $10,000.

Detailed Information Link:

https://www.crewboston.org/Foundation

ASDSO Scholarship Program

The Association of State Dam Safety Officials (ASDSO) is happy to announce a scholarship program named as “ASDSO Scholarship Program”. U.S. citizen who enrolled in accredited programs in engineering or related fields and planning careers related to the design, construction, or operation of dams can apply. The scholarship is designed to provide the fund to achieve our educational goal.

Provided By:

ASDSO is a national non-profit organization serving state dam safety programs and the broader dam safety community. Its mission is to advance and improve the safety of dams by supporting the dam safety community and state dam safety programs.

Key Details:

  • Award Amount: $10,000
  • Deadline: March 30, 2018
  • Winner Announcement: July 2018

Eligibility:

  • Undergraduate students planning to graduate in May/December 2019 will be eligible for the 2018 scholarship.
  • Applicants must have a cumulative grade point average of 2.5 for the first three years of college and be recommended by their academic advisor.

Instructions for Applying:

Go through the given link to download the application form: https://damsafety.org/sites/default/files/files/ASDSOscholarship2018_19.pdf

Send all applications and accompanying materials to Association of State Dam Safety Officials 239 S. Limestone Lexington, Kentucky 40508.

Supporting Documents:

Applicants must submit a typewritten essay on the topic: What is ASDSO and why is dam safety important.

Award Amount:

The scholarship ranges from $5,000 to $10,000.

Detailed Information Link:

https://damsafety.org/apply-scholarship

Contact Information:

Have any questions call: (855) 228-9732 Fax: (859) 550-2795 info-at-damsafety.org

Trinity Bible College and Graduate School Presidential Scholarship

Are you a PackYourBags student? Up to one Presidential Scholarship can be awarded to a PackYourBags student given by Trinity Bible College and Graduate School. First-time freshman with a minimum GPA of 3.0 or maintain a cumulative college GPA of 3.6 while enrolled at Trinity Bible College are eligible to apply. The scholarship will be applied to their subsequent six semesters at Trinity Bible College.

Provided By:

The “Trinity Bible College and Graduate School” was founded in 1948 as Lakewood Park Bible School. It is located on a beautiful 28-acre campus on the east side of Ellendale, North Dakota.

Key Details:

  • Award Amount: Scholarship cover tuitions
  • Deadline: March 1, 2018
  • Winner Announcement: April 6, 2018

Eligibility:

This scholarship program is applicable for:

  • First-time freshman with a minimum GPA of 3.0
  • Must maintain a cumulative college GPA of 3.6 while enrolled at Trinity Bible College
  • Must live on campus to continue receiving scholarship

Instructions for Applying:

You can apply online for the scholarship by the given link:
https://www.trinitybiblecollege.edu/forms/presidential-scholarship-application.php

Supporting Documents:

  • To apply applicants must create a creative 2-3 minute video you must describe the following in your video:
  • Introduce yourself
  • Why Trinity Bible College?
  • Why should you receive this scholarship?
  • What are your goals or aspirations?
  • How will attending Trinity help you reach your goals?
  • Upload to a third-party video hosting site (YouTube, Vimeo, etc.).
  • Be accepted or provisionally accepted into Trinity as a traditional undergraduate or PackYourBags student for the fall 2018 semester.
  • Have your pastor send a recommendation letter. The letter should answer the following questions:
  • How have you seen this student demonstrate positive leadership?
  • How has this student shown commitment to their faith?
  • Why should this student receive this scholarship?

Award Amount:

Winners receive the awarded percentage off of tuition as given below:

  • 1st Place winner will receive:90% tuition scholarship
  • 2nd Place winner will receive:75% tuition scholarship
  • 3rd Place winner will receive:60% tuition scholarship

Detailed Information Link:

https://www.trinitybiblecollege.edu/presidentialscholarships

HACEMOS Scholarship Program

HACEMOS Scholarship Foundation is happy to announce “HACEMOS Scholarship Program” which is administrated by Scholarship America. High school seniors, or graduates who plan to enroll or students who are already enrolled in the full-time undergraduate study are welcome to apply. The Scholarships is offered each year for full-time study at an accredited institution of the student’s choice.

Provided By:

The Scholarship America was founded in 1958, on the revolutionary idea that community support of scholarships could bring a college education within reach for millions of students who couldn’t otherwise afford it.

Key Details:

  • Award Amount: Total $4,000
  • Deadline: February 28, 2018
  • Winner Announcement: Not Known

Eligibility:

Applicants to the HACEMOS Scholarship Program must:

  • Be of Hispanic heritage OR be a dependent child of an active HACEMOS member (Chapter List here), age 25 and under, as of the application deadline.
  • Dependent children are defined as biological, step- or legally adopted children living in the member’s household or primarily supported by the member.
  • High school seniors, or graduates who plan to enroll or students who are already enrolled in the full-time undergraduate study at an accredited two-year or four-year college or university in the United States, Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands, Guam or any other U.S. territory for the entire 2018-19 academic year.
  • Enroll in at least 12 credit hours per semester in coursework leading to a degree.
  • Have a cumulative Grade Point Average of 3.0 or better on a 4.0 scale (or the equivalent).

Instructions for Applying:

If you are interested to apply for the scholarship you may register yourself by the given link: https://www.scholarsapply.org/hacemos/register.php?

Appraisal form can be downloaded from the given link: https://www.scholarsapply.org/uploads/hacemos/AA.pdf

Supporting Documents:

A current, complete transcript of grades. Grade reports are not accepted. Unofficial or online transcripts must display student name, school name, grades and credit hours for each course and term in which each course was taken.

Award Amount:

  • Students who are attending a two-year institution will receive a $1,500 award
  • Students who are attending a four-year institution will receive a $2,500 award.

Detailed Information Link:

https://www.scholarsapply.org/hacemos/

Contact Information:

If you have any question regarding the scholarship you can email: hacemos-at-scholarshipamerica.org or call at 1-507-931-1682

The Purpose Challenge Contest

If you write a college essay based on what you’ve learned from the Purpose Challenge toolkit, you can submit it for the chance to win money for college! You can enter on this “The Purpose Challenge Contest” that is administrated by ProSocial Consulting. The contest is open to U.S. high school seniors currently planning to attend college in the fall of 2018. No purchase or payment of any kind is necessary to enter or win the contest.

Provided By:

ProSocial is a strategy consulting and campaign management firm in the business of high-impact social change.  They build innovative, multiplatform public engagement campaigns in the pursuit of sustainable social impact on a wide variety of issues.

Key Details:

  • Award Amount: Total $50,000
  • Deadline: February 1, 2018
  • Winner Announcement: Not Known

Eligibility:

Please see the basic entry requirements below

  • The contest is open to U.S. high school seniors currently planning to attend college in the fall of 2018.
  • Those who are currently residing in the 50 United States and the District of Columbia who are at least sixteen (16) years of age as of the date of entry.
  • Any participant that is a minor in his or her jurisdiction of residence must have the written permission of his/her parent or guardian prior to entry and such entry shall be deemed submitted by the parent/guardian and shall be treated as if the parent/guardian had made such entry.

Instructions for Applying:

All entries for the contest must be completed by the given link: https://purposechallenge.org/toolkit/

Supporting Documents:

In order to apply for the contest, applicants must write an essay but the essay, not more than 650 words. All Essays submitted must respond to the prompts and questions set forth in the Contest Toolkit located on the Website, including a description of a personal, long-term or far-horizon goal and what motivates you to achieve it.

  • Must be in the English language.
  • Must be copied and pasted into the appropriate field on the Contest Website. Sponsor will not accept attachments.
  • Must be the participant’s original idea (modification of an original work is not an original idea).
  • Essays must not copy or otherwise plagiarize from any source.
  • Must not include third-party trademarks, logos, insignia, location signage, photographs, artwork, or sculptures, except those of Sponsor

Award Amount:

  • There will be One (1) Grand Prize awarded. The Grand Prize consists of a twenty-five thousand dollar ($25,000) scholarship.
  • There will be five (5) Second Place Prizes, each of which consists of a five thousand dollar ($5,000) scholarship.

Detailed Information Link:

https://purposechallenge.org/contest/

GrubStreet Emerging Writer Fellowship

Are you passionate about writing and want to develop your writing abilities? Then, GrubStreet Inc. is giving you chance to apply for this “The Emerging Writer Fellowship”. This fellowship is open to anyone who will be 18 and older at the time of entry. The aim of the fellowship is to develop new, exciting voices by providing one writer per year tuition-free access to Grub Street’s classes and Muse & the Marketplace conferences.

Provided By:
GrubStreet Inc. All rights reserved. GrubStreet is a registered 501(c) (3) non-profit organization.  GrubStreet is one of the nation’s leading creative writing centers. They believe that narrative transforms lives, builds bridges, and produces empathy.

Key Details:

  • Award Amount: Vary
  • Deadline: March 1st, 2018
  • Winner Announcement: Not Known

Eligibility:

  • This fellowship is open to anyone 18 and older with a passion for writing.
  • The fellowship specifically aims to assist writers in need of financial assistance in reaching their writing goals.
  • They particularly encourage people of color, ethnic minorities, those who identify as LGBTQ, people with disabilities, and other members of communities historically underrepresented by the literary community to apply.

Instructions for Applying:

If you are interested to apply for the fellowship, you can check the given link:
https://form.jotform.com/73344603184959

Award Amount:

  • 4 multi-week courses
  • 4 one-day (6hr) classes
  • 4 three-hour seminars
  • 3-day pass to the 2018 and 2019 Muse & the Marketplace conferences
  • Access to GrubStreet’s Artistic Director for quarterly (or as-needed) office hours for personalized mentorship.
  • The selected fellow will write about their experience on GrubStreet’s blog.

Detailed Information Link:

https://grubstreet.org/programs/emerging-writer-fellowship/

ASA Minority Fellowship Program

The American Sociological Association (ASA) supports the development and training of sociologists of color in any sub-area or specialty in the discipline through the “ASA Minority Fellowship Program”. Minority students who are sufficiently advanced in their Ph.D. program to demonstrate their commitment to a research career can apply. MFP works with its fellows and their faculty mentors to help prepare the Fellow for a research career.

Provided By:

The American Sociological Association, founded in 1905 as the American Sociological Society.  The ASA is a non-profit organization dedicated to advancing the discipline and profession of sociology.

Key Details:

  • Award Amount: $18,000
  • Deadline: January 31st, 2018
  • Winner Announcement: Not Known

Eligibility:

Please see the basic entry requirements below

  • Applicants must commit to research, the focus of their research experience, academic achievement, scholarship, writing ability, research potential, financial need, and racial/ethnic minority background.
  • Fellows must be citizens or non-citizen nationals of the U.S., have been lawfully admitted to the U.S. for permanent residence, or are eligible under DACA.
  • Minority students sufficiently advanced in their Ph.D. program to demonstrate their commitment to a research career.
  • Specifically, applicants must be members of one of the following racial/ethnic groups: Blacks/African Americans, Latinos/as (e.g., Mexican Americans, Puerto Ricans, and Cubans), American Indians or Alaskan Natives, and Asians (e.g., Chinese, Japanese, Korean, and Southeast Asian), or Pacific Islanders (e.g., Hawaiian, Guamanian, Samoan, and Filipino).

Instructions for Applying:

If you are interested to apply for the scholarship program you must create an account at the given link:
https://www.grantinterface.com/Home/Logon?urlkey=americansociological

Supporting Documents:

Applicants need to provide following:

  • Essays
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Transcript from PhD-granting institution only
  • Curriculum vitae

Award Amount:

  • The $18,000 annual stipend will be provided by the fellowship program.
  • In addition, arrangements for the payments of tuition are made with universities or departments.
  • There are also limited funds available for travel to the ASA Annual Meeting each August, regional or aligned association meetings in the spring or fall.
  • Fellowship provides professional development training programs and workshops.

Detailed Information Link:

http://www.asanet.org/career-center/grants-and-fellowships/minority-fellowship-program

Contact Information:

For more information about the fellowship application, forms, and guidelines, you can contact:

ASA Minority Affairs Program
1430 K Street NW, Suite 600
Washington, DC 20005-4701 202-383-9005 x322
minority.affairs-at-asanet.org

HBS Forward Fellowship

Are you from the lower-income family backgrounds and need fund to study? Harvard Business School gives you the opportunity to apply for “HBS Forward Fellowship”. The fellowship program helps to support students from lower-income backgrounds who have carried significant financial burdens or obligations. The award is intended to alleviate some of their financial concerns and to help them make an investment in themselves.

Provided By:
Harvard Business School is the graduate business school of Harvard University in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. The school offers a large full-time MBA program, doctoral programs, HBX and many executive education programs.

Key Details:

  • Award Amount: $10,000–$20,000 per year
  • Deadline: April 2, 2018
  • Winner Announcement: Not Known

Eligibility:

This fellowship program is applicable for:

  • Grew up in a lower-income household.
  • Provide parents with financial support during their MBA program.
  • Plan to provide primary financial support to parents beyond their MBA.

Instructions for Applying:

Applicants firstly create an account through the given link to apply for the scholarship: https://apply.hbs.edu/apply/

Award Amount:

The Forward Fellowship grants awards ranging from $10,000–$20,000 per year.

Detailed Information Link

https://www.hbs.edu/mba/financial-aid/tuition-assistance/additional-harvard-fellowships/Pages/forward-fellowship.aspx

USC CAIS Summer Fellowship

The University of Southern California (USC) is inviting applications for its USC CAIS Summer Fellowship. The program is open to visitors who are Ph.D. students or junior researchers (postdocs, assistant professors, or other early career researchers). The goal of the program is to invite researchers to conduct exciting research within the context of the USC CAIS mission and in collaboration with other USC CAIS researchers.

Provided By:

The University of Southern California is one of the world’s leading private research universities. Today, USC is home to more than 44,000 students and over 4,800 full-time faculties and is located in the heart of one of the biggest metropolises in the world.

Key Details:

  • Award Amount: $18,000
  • Deadline: January 22, 2018, 11:59 p.m. PST
  • Winner Announcement: Not Known

Eligibility:

To receive the fellowship, a beneficiary must:

  • Visitors who are Ph.D. students or junior researchers (postdocs, assistant professors, or other early career researchers).
  • Who speak and write in English.
  • If you are currently an F1 visa holder at another institution, you will need to receive permission from your home institution to participate in the USC CAIS summer fellowship program.
  • USC students, faculty, and staff are ineligible for the USC CAIS summer fellowship program.
  • USC CAIS invites applications for computer science, social science (e.g., social work, public health), and conservation science for visiting summer fellows.

Instructions for Applying:

To be applying all application material must be submitted to Hailey Winetrobe, USC CAIS Center Operations Coordinator: hwinetro-at-usc.edu.

Supporting Documents:

You will be required to submit the following:

  • You’re CV
  • Two (max three) short letters of recommendation (500 words are reasonable)
  • Max 500-word personal statement that explains your motivation for conducting research focused on “AI for Social Good.”
  • In your statement, please specify if you are interested in a 1-, 2-, or 3-month fellowship.

Award Amount:

Fellows will be paid with a stipend in accordance with their academic level.

  • Ph.D. students will earn $4,000 per month.
  • Postdoctoral fellows will earn $6,000 per month.
  • Assistant professors will earn $8,000 per month.

Detailed Information Link:

https://www.cais.usc.edu/get-involved/opportunities/

Contact Information:

Have any query you can contact the USC CAIS Center Operations Coordinator, Hailey Winetrobe, at hwinetro-at-usc.edu.