Hollister Co Anti-Bullying Scholarship Program

The National Society of High School Scholars Foundation (NSHSS) is glad to announce the“Hollister Co Anti-Bullying Scholarship Program”. The program is open to students who have academically persevered while experiencing bullying and for those who have led anti-bullying efforts in their schools and communities.

Provided By:

The National Society of High School Scholars Foundation (NSHSS) recognizes high-achieving student scholars in more than 160 countries. It is a membership organization with a mission of recognizing academic excellence among high-achieving students.

Key Details:

  • Award Amount: $2,500 each
  • Deadline: February 1, 2018
  • Winner Announcement: Not known

Eligibility:

To receive the scholarship, you must be

  • Applicants must be high school seniors with a minimum GPA of 3.0.
  • Applicants may be the U.S. or international students.
  • Outstanding students who have academically persevered while experiencing bullying and for those who have led anti-bullying efforts in their schools and communities.
  • Applicants have minimum GPA of 3.0.

Instructions for Applying:

Applicants must complete the online applications by the given link:

http://nshssfoundation.org/hollister-co-anti-bullying-scholarship-application-2018/

Supporting Documents:

A potential candidate for a scholarship must submit:

  • Personal response to up to 500 words answering one of two questions provided on application
  • Transcript
  • Educator recommendation
  • Resume of honors and awards, leadership activities, community service activities, extra-curricular activities, internships and employment history

Award Amount:

  • The $2500 scholarships are renewable for up to three (3) years following the scholarship winner’s freshman year, depending on the student’s academic progress and continuing in full-time student status.
  • Scholarship funds will be sent to the university where the student enrolls and can be used for tuition, books, room& board, or other college-related expenses.

Detailed Information Link:

http://nshssfoundation.org/scholarships/hollister-co-anti-bullying-scholarship/

The Robert T. Kenney Scholarship Program

The American Savings Foundation would like to announce its “The Robert T. Kenney Scholarship Program”. Those students who are attending or planning to attend a community college, 4-year College or university, or technical/vocational program may apply.

Provided By:

The American Savings Foundation is an independent charitable foundation dedicated to strengthening the community by supporting education, human services, and the arts.

Key Details:

  • Award Amount:$1,000 – $3,500
  • Deadline:March 31, 2018
  • Winner Announcement: Not known

Eligibility:

To receive The Robert T. Kenney Scholarship Program, a beneficiary:

  • In 2016, 58% of our new recipients were first-generation college students – meaning neither parent has received a bachelor’s degree.
  • Students attending or planning to attend a community college, 4-year College or university, or technical/vocational program may apply.
  • Applicants must live in one of the 64 Connecticut towns served by American Savings Foundation.

Instructions for Applying:

To apply online for this scholarship program applicant must check the given link:

https://asfdn.egrant.net/login.aspx?PIID=147&OID=1

All required attachments must be mail to- American Savings Foundation, 185 Main Street, New Britain, CT 06051.

Supporting Documents:

To apply, students must be ready to submit the following

  • Student Aid Report (SAR) – this is the report that you receive after you complete your 2018-2019 FAFSA
  • Two (2) Letters of Recommendation- from teachers, guidance counselors, or others who know their academic and/or community service work well.
  • Current high school seniors- Some area high schools can provide transcripts electronically.
  • Current college freshmen- Submit a copy of BOTH your fall 2017 grades and your high school transcript. Unofficial copies will be accepted.
  • Current college sophomores and above- Submit a copy of your current transcript. Unofficial copies will be accepted.

Award Amount:

The scholarship awards range from $1,000 – $3,500 for the academic year.

Detailed Information Link:

http://www.asfdn.org/scholarships.php

Contact Information:

If you have any questions, you can email Heather Hokunson at hhokunson-at-asfdn.org

Ocean Awareness Student Contest

Bow Seat Ocean Awareness Programs, Inc. is pleased to announce a contest programs for students aound the world. This is an international contest open to students in middle school or high school worldwide. The contest provides $2,850 award amount for junior division and $4,000 for the senior division.

Host Institution:

Bow Seat Ocean Awareness Programs, Inc. is a 501(c) (3) nonprofit organization based in Massachusetts, USA. Realizing the power of artwork and media to educate, inspire, and activate younger generations, Linda began to shape Bow Seat Ocean Awareness Programs into the organization it is today.

Eligibility:

Please see the basic entry requirements below:

  • The Contest is open to teenagers age 11-18 worldwide.
  • Any student age 11-18 who are enrolled in middle or high school while the Contest is open. For example, if you were in 12th grade from September 2017 to June 2018, then you would be eligible for the 2018 Contest.
  • Students age 11-14 are eligible for the junior division those ages 15-18 are eligible for the senior division.
  • As long as your time enrolled in school and the current Contest overlap, then you are eligible to enter.
  • You must be enrolled in middle or high school in order to submit to the Contest.

Instructions for Applying:

Applicants must register themselves to apply for the contest by the given link:

https://bowseat.secure-platform.com/a/solicitations/login/5?returnUrl=http%3A%2F%2Fbowseat.secure-platform.com%2Fa%2Fsolicitations%2Fhome%2F5

Award Description:

  • Awards will be presented in each of the categories at both the Junior and Senior divisions:
  • Gold Awards for junior division is $1,000 and for senior division is $1,500.
  • Silver Awards for junior division is $750 and for senior division is $1,000.
  • Bronze Awards for junior division is $250 and for senior division is $500.
  • Honorable Mention for junior division is $100 and for senior division is $250.
  • Sponsor Recognition Awards for junior division is $750 and for senior division is $750.
  • The Making Waves Award will be awarded to one submission in each age division that demonstrates a powerful, engaging, and original voice of ocean activism. Winners receive a $250 cash prize.

Deadline:

The deadline for submission of applications is June 18th, 2018 at 11:59 pm EST.

Detailed Information Link:

http://www.fromthebowseat.org/submit.php

Contact Information:

Have any question you can email at info-at-fromthebowseat.org.

Grabar Travel Grants and Postdoctoral Fellowships

Award Amount: $3,700

Number of Awards: Not Known

Deadline: December 15, 2017

Winner Announcement: January 2018

Brief Description:

The Historians of Islamic Art Association is now inviting the applications for the “Grabar Travel Grants and Post-doctoral Fellowships”. The grants are open to graduate students and the fellowship is available to scholars of all nationalities. The number and amount of the grants and fellowships will be announced annually in accordance with available funds for applicants.

Host Institution:

Established in 1982 as the North American Historians of Islamic Art (NAIA), the organization.It is a private, non-profit, non-political organization whose purpose is to promote the study and teaching of the art.

Eligibility:

To eligible, the candidates must meet all the following criteria:

  • The applicants must be enrolled as graduate students (doctoral candidates) for Grabar Travel Grant are eligible to apply.
  • The applicants must be enrolled as a post-doctoral scholar at an early stage of their careers in advancing their research for Grabar Post-doctoral Fellowship are eligible to apply.

Instructions for Applying:

In order to apply, all candidates will submit in English and must include in a single PDF: Grabar Travel Grant.

  • Application cover sheet (all applicants can download through the given link: https://www.historiansofislamicart.org/assets/files/HIAA-Grabar-Post-Doc.pdf)
  •  A cover letter explaining the applicant’s purpose in participating in the conference, the expected benefits of participation, and an itemized travel budget.
  • Curriculum vitae.
  • Letter of acceptance from the conference/session organizers.
  • Letter of recommendation
  • Abstract of the paper to be presented.

For Grabar Post-doctoral Fellowship:

  • Application cover sheet(all applicants can download through the given link: https://www.historiansofislamicart.org/assets/files/HIAA-Grabar-Post-Doc.pdf 
  • Curriculum vitae with contact information.
  • Project proposal (maximum 2,000 words) including the following:
  • For the residential fellowship: The proposal should outline proposed research or teaching, and identify the host institution. Include a schedule of work and a select bibliography.
  • For the publication fellowship: The proposal should describe the additional research required and what impact it will have on the finished project. provide specifics about research location(s) and the resources required. Explain what will be required to turn the dissertation into a publishable work and provide a schedule of work for the entire project, including the fellowship period.
  • Budget organized into the following categories:
  • Round-trip travel to research location.
  • Lodging and subsistence costs for the fellowship period.
  • Local transportation and Research expenses such as visas, permits, photocopies, photographs for publication and permissions ($1000 maximum).
  • Letter of recommendation.

Submitting Details:

All application materials with the complete application can be sent: grabar.hiaa-at-gmail.com

Award Description:

The Historians of Islamic Art Association will provide :

  • The maximum amount of the award is $700 US for Grabar Travel Grant.
  • Grabar Travel Grants must be used within 12 months of the award date.

Grabar Post-doctoral Fellowship funds may be used in one of two ways:

  • To spend up to two months in residence as a visiting professor or fellow/research scholar at a university, museum, research institute or similar institution outside their usual country of residence or employment.
  • To support additional research to aid in preparing the dissertation for publication.
  • The Grabar Post-doctoral Fellowship will provide up to $2000 US per month, for a maximum of two months.
  • An additional $1000 may be requested for travel or for supplies.

Detailed Information Link:

https://www.historiansofislamicart.org/opportunities/hiaa-prizes/grabar-grants-and-fellowships

USHMM Summer Graduate Student Research Fellowship

Award Amount: USD 3,000/month

Number of Awards: Not known

Deadline: January 1, 2018

Winner Announcement: April 2018

Brief Description:

The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum (USHMM) is delighted to offer its “Summer Graduate Student Research Fellowship”. The fellowship is exclusively open for both USA and international applicants, accepted to or currently enrolled in a master’s degree program or in their first year of a Ph.D. program. The aim of the fellowship is to support significant research and writing about the Holocaust and to encourage MA-level and first-year Ph.D. students.

Host Institution:

The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum (USHMM) is the United States’ official memorial to the Holocaust. Adjacent to the National Mall in Washington, D.C. The USHMM provides for the documentation, study, and interpretation of Holocaust history.

Eligibility:

Applicants for the fellowship must meet each of the following requirements:

  • All applicants must be accepted to or enrolled in an MA program or in their first year in a Ph.D. program at a North American college or university.
  • The Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel Center for Advanced Holocaust Studies are unable to provide visa assistance for non-US citizens.
  • In addition to English, applicants are encouraged, but not required, to have fluency in one or more of the following languages: German, Russian, Polish, Romanian, Hebrew, Yiddish, French, Dutch, Hungarian, Slovakian, Italian, and/or Bosnian/Croatian/Serbian.

Instructions for Applying:

To apply, the candidates can enter online by submitting their email through the given link: https://events.ushmm.org/profile/form/index.cfm?PKformID=0x38172abcd&&ga=topButtonApply

Supporting Documents:

To apply, students should submit the following:

  • All applicants will submit a resume
  • A personal statement: No more than two single-spaced pages in length. The statement should explain the applicant’s interest in the Holocaust and World War II and how the Junior Fellowship might further encourage his or her studies in this area.
  • A project proposal: No more than three single-spaced pages in length. Each proposal should address a research topic developed with a faculty member at the student’s home institution. The project proposal should include:
  1. The student’s thesis statement.
  2. An outline of their proposed project goals.
  • A list of resources available at the Museum that the student will need to access in order to support their research. To search the Museum’s holdings, visit https://collections.ushmm.org/search/
  • One letter of recommendation: From a faculty member or dean at the applicant’s institution that speaks to the applicant’s qualifications. The letter must be signed and on institutional letterhead.

Submitting Details:

Letters of recommendation should be sent from the recommender, not the applicant, as attachments to SGRA-at-ushmm.org.

Award Description:

  • The Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel Center for Advanced Holocaust Studies will provide a stipend of $3,000/month as well as an allowance to offset the cost of direct, economy-class travel.
  • The funds provided through this award may be subject to the US federal and/or state tax.

Detailed Information Link:

https://www.ushmm.org/research/competitive-academic-programs/fellows-and-scholars/summer-graduate-program

Contact Information:

For contact, you can call 202.314.7829 or email SGRA-at-ushmm.org.

Church.org GoServe Leadership Scholarship

Award Amount: $1,500

Number of Awards: Not Known

Deadline: December 1, 2017

Winner Announcement: Not Known

Brief Description:

There is an opportunity for college students to be rewarded for serving globally or locally in helping change the world through this “GoServe Leadership Scholarshipprovided by Church.org. College student or prospective college student (currently applying) globally are welcome to apply for the scholarship program. The purpose of Church.org to help orchestrate a community centered around loving Jesus and loving people.

Host Institution:

Church.org is a multipurpose online community that takes to heart the verse
from one man he created all the nations throughout the whole earth. He decided beforehand when they should rise and fall and he determined their boundaries.

Eligibility:

To receive the scholarship, a beneficiary must:

  • Must be a current college student or prospective college student (currently applying).
  • Must serve locally, nationally, or globally.

How to Apply:

Instructions for Applying online application must be submitted by the given link: https://www.church.org/scholarship/

Supporting Documents:

  • Submit a photo or short video (must be public and shareable via YouTube, Vimeo, Facebook, or Instagram) showcasing your service experience. Media content should show you doing the following:
  • Do something to help your local community or global community.
  • Do something to show the power of working together.

Award Description:

The successful applicant will receive the sum of $1,500.

Detailed Information Link:

https://www.church.org/scholarship/

International Undergraduate Student Scholarship (IUSS)

Award Amount:  $10,000

Number of Awards: Not known

Deadline: January 15, 2018

Winner Announcement: March 1, 2018

Brief Description:

The University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa is pleased to announce the International Undergraduate Student Scholarship. The program is open to new and continuing Uh Manoa undergraduate students who hold or will hold F-1 or J-1 visa status during the award period. The program is designed to help encourages the recruitment and retention of high-achieving international undergraduate degree-seeking students and serve the strategic and diversity goals of the university.

Host Institution:

The University of Hawaiʻi system is a public, co-educational college and university system that confers associate, bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees through three university campuses, seven community college campuses, an employment training center, three university centers, four education centers and various other research facilities distributed across six islands throughout the State of Hawaii in the United States.

Eligibility:

  • Eligible applicants will be evaluated using the following criteria:
  • New and continuing UH Manoa undergraduate students.
  • Who hold or will hold F-1 or J-1visa status during the award period.

Maintaining Eligibility:  

  • Enrolled full‐time as a UH Mānoa student in bachelor’s degree program.
  • At least 12 credits must be in UH Mānoa courses.

Instructions for Applying:

If you’d like to apply for the scholarship you may go through the given link:

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeC1z4CfGGS0lmu-hjUPzkVSqB6S3EaCVVL3ZFtKRGIeIAfeg/viewform

Supporting Documents:

A complete application package should include the letter of recommendation.

Award Description:

The scholarship will provide $10,000 per academic year ($5,000 per semester, fall, and spring).

Detailed Information Link:

https://www.hawaii.edu/issmanoa/pages/home/scholarships/iuss.php

Ramapo College Scholarship

Award Amount: Varies

Number of Awards: Not Known

Deadline: December 15, 2017

Winner Announcement: Not Known

Brief Description:

Ramapo College invites applications for its merit-based scholarship program named as “Ramapo College scholarships”. Students within the top 10% of their graduating class with at least a 1250 SAT (old SAT Critical Reading + Math only) are eligible to apply. Ramapo College of New Jersey prepares students to be successful leaders for a changing world through its distinctive commitments to hands-on learning and faculty-student mentoring.

Host Institution:

New York is a state in the northeastern United States. New York was one of the original thirteen colonies that formed the United States. With an estimated 19.8 million residents in 2015, it is the fourth most populous state in the United States. Ramapo College in New Jersey’s Public Liberal Arts College, dedicated to providing students a strong foundation for a lifetime of achievement.

Eligibility:

You are encouraged to apply if you are

  • Typically students within the top 10% of their graduating class with at least a 1250 SAT (old SAT Critical Reading + Math only).
  • Transfer applicants with a cumulative GPA of a 3.5 or higher will be considered for a scholarship.
  • Full-time and part-time students, international students, and students already receiving scholarship aid are eligible to apply

Instructions for Applying:

The application must be completed by the given link:

https://www.ramapo.edu/admissions/apply/

Award Description:

  • Presidential Scholarship – $18,000/year ($72,000)
  • Provost’s Award – $10,000/year ($40,000)
  • Dean’s Award – $6,000/year ($24,000)
  • Academic Achievement Award – $3,000/year ($12,000)

Detailed Information Link:

https://www.ramapo.edu/admissions/financial-aid-tuition/scholarships/

Contact Information:

Have any question you can call at (201) 684-7300 or e-mail at admissions-at-ramapo.edu.

 

 

 

 

Society of Exploration Geophysicists Undergraduate and Graduate Scholarships

Award Amount: $500 to $10,000

Number of Awards: Two (2) students all over the world

Deadline: March 1, 2018

Winner Announcement: Not Known

Brief Description:

The Society of Exploration Geophysicists (SEG) is thrilled to announce the “SEG Scholarship” for the applicants from all over the world. High school seniors who are planning to attend college next year or an undergraduate or graduate college student can apply. The aim of the scholarships is to encourage the study of geophysics and related geosciences.

Host Institution:

The Society of Exploration Geophysicists (SEG) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting the science of geophysics and the education of exploration geophysicists. The Society fosters the expert and ethical practice of geophysics in the exploration and development of natural resources, in characterizing the near-surface, and in mitigating earth hazards.

Eligibility:

Eligible applicants will be evaluated using the following criteria:

  • Anyone can apply all over the world.
  • Applicants must be a high school senior planning to attend college next year or an undergraduate or graduate college student.
  • Applicants will be enrolled as a bachelor’s, masters, or Ph.D. student in 2017-2018.

Instructions for Applying:

To apply, the candidates can enter online by submitting their email or create a new account through the given link: https://www.grantinterface.com/Home/Logon?urlkey=segscholarship

Supporting Documents:

All applicants need to provide following documents to apply for the scholarship program:

  • The students must include current transcripts
  • The student must include email addresses for two faculty members who have agreed to serve as references.

 Award Description:

Scholarships range from $500 to $10,000 USD per academic year, average awards are approximately $3,700.

Detailed Information Link:

https://seg.org/Scholarships

Contact Information:

If you have any questions or additional query, send an email to Scholarships-at-seg.org.

AAUW International Fellowship Program

Award Amount: $68,000

Number of Awards: Five (5)

Deadline: December 1, 2017

Winner Announcement: Not Known

Brief Description:

The American Association of University Women (AAUW) is pleased to offer a fellowship named as “AAUW’s International Fellowship Program”. The international fellowships are awarded for full-time study or research in the United States to women who are not U.S. citizens or permanent residents. AAUW’s bimonthly e-bulletin is your first stop for updates on everything from research to legislation to discounts for members.

Host Institution:

The American Association of University Women (AAUW), officially founded in 1881, is a non-profit organization that advances equity for women and girls through advocacy, education, and research. The organization has a nationwide network of 170,000 members and supporters, 1,000 local branches, and 800 college and university partners. Its headquarters are in Washington, D.C.

Eligibility:

To be eligible, the student must possess

  • Have citizenship in a country other than the United States or possession of a nonimmigrant visa if residing in the United States. Women holding dual citizenship in the United States and another country or who are permanent legal residents of the United States are not eligible.
  • Hold an academic degree (earned in the United States or abroad) equivalent to a U.S. bachelor’s degree completed by September 30, 2017.
  • Intend to devote herself full-time to the proposed academic plan during the fellowship year
  • Intend to return to her home country to pursue a professional career.
  • Be proficient in English. Unless the applicant can verify that her native language is English, that she received her secondary diploma or undergraduate degree from an English-speaking institution, or that she will have completed one semester of full-time study in her discipline at an English-speaking college or university between October 2015 and September 30, 2017.
  • Master’s/first professional degree and doctoral applicants must be enrolled in a U.S. accredited institution located in the United States during the fellowship year.
  • Applicants must be conducting a full year of study or research. International Fellowships do not provide funding for a partial year of study or research. Programs ending prior to April of the fellowship year are not eligible.
  • Master’s/first professional degree and doctoral fellowships support traditional classroom-based courses of study at colleges or universities.

Instructions for Applying:

Interested applicants can download the application form from the given link: https://aim.applyists.net/Account/LogOn?ReturnUrl=%2fAAUW

Supporting Documents:

  • Recommendations: Provide three recommenders who are professors or professional colleagues well acquainted with you, your work, and your academic background, in striving towards scholarly pursuits. When possible, recommenders should be professors or professional colleagues in the applicant’s home country who can speak about the applicant’s qualifications and about the country’s need for the specialized skill or knowledge she plans to acquire with her proposed study or research. AAUW does not accept references from dossier services.
  • Academics
  • Narratives
  • Budget
  • Uploads
  • Proof of highest degree applicant will upload transcripts from the college or university where the highest degree (not a certificate) was obtained.
  1. Transcripts must include a list of courses taken and grades received.
  2. If the institution does not provide a transcript or a list of courses taken and grades received or the degree did not require coursework, an official letter from the institution where the degree was received that includes the degree completion date must be uploaded.
  3. Do not upload copies of additional certificates or other documents the applicant may have received during her education.
  • Proof of current enrollment (currently-enrolled applications only) — applicant will upload transcripts lists of courses institution letters from the college or university in which the applicant is currently enrolled if she is enrolled.
  1. Transcripts must include a list of courses taken and grades received.
  2. Many transcripts do not include current coursework. If fall 2017 semester grades are not available and are not on your transcript, a list of courses taken that semester must be provided by the institution’s Office of the Registrar.
  3. If the institution does not provide a transcript or a list of courses taken and grades received or the degree did not require coursework, an official letter* from the institution where the degree was received that includes the degree completion date must be uploaded.
  • Proof of bachelor’s degree applicant will upload any one of the following:
  1. Transcript  showing degree and date received (must be on or before September 30, 2017)
  2. Copy of diploma showing date degree was received (must be on or before September 30, 2017)
  3. Copy of acceptance letter  to, or current enrollment in, a graduate-level program at a U.S. institution
  • Proof of doctorate or M.F.A. degree (postdoctoral applicants only) — applicant will upload any of the following:
  1. Transcript showing degree and date received (must be on or before December 1, 2017)
  2. Official letter  from institution where degree was received that includes the degree completion date
  3. Copy of diploma showing date degree was received (must be on or before December 1, 2017)
  • Official report of TOEFL test scores or waiver request — applicant will upload report or request waiver and, if applicable, upload transcript based on criteria described above.
  • Letter of admission applicant will upload a letter of admission* from the proposed institution of study or research.
  1. If the applicant has not been accepted at the time of application, she must list the name of at least one institution to which she has applied.
  2. Fellows must provide official confirmation from the institution with their acceptance materials.
  • C.V./Resume
  • Payment

Award Description:

  • Master’s/first professional degree: $18,000
  • Doctoral: $20,000
  • Postdoctoral: $30,000

Detailed Information Link:

https://www.aauw.org/what-we-do/educational-funding-and-awards/international-fellowships/

University of North Carolina Audiovisual Research Fellowship

Award Amount: $2,500

Number of Awards: Not Known

Deadline: December 1, 2017

Winner Announcement: Not Known

Brief Description:

The Southern Folklife Collection (SFC) at the University of North Carolina is pleased to offer “SFC Audiovisual Research Fellowship”. Faculty, graduate students, and independent scholars who plan to use the AV resources available in the Southern Folklife Collection are eligible. Created through support from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, the fellowship program seeks to encourage scholarly use of the Southern Folklife Collection’s rich audiovisual collections.

Host Institution:

Established in 1940, the Curriculum in Folklore at UNC was one of the first graduate programs of its kind in the country. The early faculty included Ralph Steele Boggs, Arthur Palmer Hudson, and Guy B. Johnson, all of whom donated materials that were ultimately placed in the SFC. In 1968, faculty members of the Curriculum in Folklore established the UNC Folklore Archives.

Eligibility:

Please see the basic entry requirements below

  • Faculty, graduate students, and independent scholars who plan to use the AV resources available in the Southern Folklife Collection are eligible.
  • Preference will be given to applicants residing outside central North Carolina.
  • Foreign nationals must independently obtain a social security number and a visa before grant funds can be issued to them.

Instructions for Applying:

If you are interested in the position, your application should include:

  • Curriculum vitae(maximum two pages)
  • Narrative(maximum 500 words):
  1. A description of your project’s anticipated use of the Southern Folklife Collection. Please discuss specific SFC collections and their relevance to your project.
  2. A description of the anticipated research outcomes and audiences (e.g., print publications, audio or audiovisual publication, exhibition, public event, teaching, web-based resources).
  • Letter of recommendation from a professional colleague familiar with the applicant’s work. For graduate degree candidates, the recommendation must be from the professor directing the applicant’s research. Applicants are responsible for contacting and obtaining letters from those providing recommendations.

Submitting Details:

Complete application material must be sent to the address given below:

SFC Audiovisual Research Fellowship
c/o Steve Weiss
Southern Folklife Collection,
CB#3926, Wilson Library
Chapel Hill, NC 27515

smweiss-at-email.unc.edu

Award Description:

The person who does the best will receive $1,000.

Detailed Information Link:

http://library.unc.edu/wilson/sfc/av_research-fellowship-program/

Terra Foundation Research Travel Grants

Award Amount: Total amount is $22,000

Number of Awards: 20

Deadline: January 15, 2018

Winner Announcement: April 2018

Brief Description:

The Terra Foundation for American Art is glad to offer the Research Travel Grants program. The foundation will only accept proposals from doctoral students, postdoctoral and senior scholars outside the United States.These grants provide support for research on topics concerning American art and visual culture prior to 1980. In this program, Grant funding is available for short-term travel.

Host Institution:

The Terra Foundation for American Art is a privately operated nonprofit organization dedicated to the support of American art exhibitions, projects, academic research, and publications worldwide. Its goal is to promote a greater understanding and appreciation of the cultural and artistic heritage of the United States.

Eligibility:

To be eligible for this scholarship, you must:

  • The applicants must be a Doctoral student, Postdoctoral and Senior Scholar from outside of the US.
  • Be able to work under time pressure.
  • Demonstrate great potential in doing research.
  • Travel should be undertaken within one calendar year after the announcement of the selection
  • The final report must be submitted within three months of completion of travel. It should include a description of the travel undertaken as a result of the grant, an assessment of the research accomplished, and a financial report detailing grant expenditures.

Instructions for Applying:

In order to apply, the online Travel Grant application will be available in fall 2017 through the given link is: https://www.terraamericanart.org/what-we-offer/grant-fellowship-opportunities/research-travel-grants-to-the-united-states/

Award Description:

The Terra Foundation for American Art  will provide an award up to 20 grants are awarded annually (up to five of them are specifically dedicated to scholars from Asia, Africa, and Latin America) as follows:

  • Up to $6,000 per grant for doctoral students from Europe, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand;
  • Up to $7,000 per grant for doctoral students from Asia, Africa, and Latin America;
  • Up to $9,000 per grant for all postdoctoral and senior scholars.
  • Establish professional networks for future research.

Detailed Information Link:

https://www.terraamericanart.org/what-we-offer/grant-fellowship-opportunities/research-travel-grants-to-the-united-states/

Contact Information:

If you have any query, you can call them +33 1 43 20 67 01 or e-mail at information-at-terraamericanart.eu or library-at-terraamericanart.eu.

UNICAF Scholarship Programme for International Students

Award Amount:  $70 million has been awarded

Number of Awards: Not known

Deadline: The application deadline is based on rolling admissions.

Winner Announcement: Not Known

Brief Description:

The UNICAF University is glad to announce its scholarship program names as “UNICAF Scholarship Programme”.This program is the leading online platform offering affordable, quality higher education to underserved markets, in collaboration with reputable universities in the UK, US, Europe, and Africa.The scholarship program will support financial of state-of-the-art digital learning platform, students in sub-Saharan Africa, and almost anywhere in the world, can have access to internationally recognized higher education.

Host Institution:

UNICAF University is an independent, accredited university, combining the best elements of international education, offering high quality internationally recognized qualifications.

Eligibility:

To eligible, the candidates must meet all the following criteria:

  • Be earning less than 20,000 USD per year
  • Be available to commence their academic studies within 6 months from the date of receiving admission to one of the programmes offered
  • Meet the entry requirements of the respective programme of study

Instructions for Applying:

Complete the following required fields to apply for a UNICAF scholarship through the given link: https://www.unicaf.org/apply/

Award Description:

Over $70 million worth of scholarships have been awarded to eligible students so far.

Detailed Information Link:

https://www.unicaf.org/

Resnick Institute Postdoctoral Fellowships

Award Amount: Full tuition plus stipend of $34,000

Number of Awards: Not Known

Deadline:  December 3, 2017, at 11:59 pm Pacific

Winner Announcement: Not Known

Brief Description:

The Resnick Sustainability Institute for Science is glad to announce “Resnick Postdoctoral Fellowships” in Sustainability Science. In order to apply for the scholarship, the candidates may have received their degrees at any university in the world. The fellowships are intended for exceptional young scientists and fellows will be selected on the basis of their academic achievement and the promise of their scientific research.

Host Institution:

The Resnick Sustainability Institute for Science, Energy, and Sustainability was founded with a generous gift from Stewart and Lynda Resnick and the Gordon and Betty Moore Matching Program.

Eligibility:

All scholarship applicants must be:

  • Candidates may have received their degrees at any university in the world.
  • Foreign nationals are eligible, though proficiency in English is required.
  • The California Institute of Technology is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer.
  • Female candidates and members of underrepresented minority groups.
  • Applicants must be invited to apply by a Caltech faculty advisor, and must not yet have arrived at Caltech, or must have arrived with their Caltech postdoctoral appointment
  • Candidates are responsible for identifying and connecting with potential faculty advisors.

Instructions for Applying:

The application must be completed by the given link: https://form.jotform.com/72924783191161

Supporting Documents:

To apply, students must be ready to submit the following

  • A cover letter with a short summary of past work and current research plans
  • CV including list of publications
  • Research plan outlining proposed work (maximum 5 pages, references counted separately)
  • 3 letters of recommendation, one of which must be from the sponsoring Caltech faculty member.

Award Description:

The fellowship provides full tuition for the year and a stipend of $34,000 for the academic year 2017-2018.

Detailed Information Link:

http://resnick.caltech.edu/fellowships.php

Contact Information:

Have any query you can contact at rpd-at-caltech.edu.

Top Computer Science Scholarships

Students working toward a degree in computer science have a long list of scholarship options ranging from private groups to government agencies. So, if you are interested to study in computer major and looking scholarships in the field then hurry up!! We’ve compiled a list of Top Computer Science Scholarships to support the need for increased numbers of skilled workers, creators, and designers. There are many scholarships available for qualified computer science students that help prospective U.S. and international students pay for their computer science or engineering degrees.

Our scholarship list is open to all graduate, undergraduate, high school, and international students. Students interested in information technology may be eligible for computer science majors scholarships. All these given scholarships award range from up to $1000 to more than $10,000 every year. So go ahead, don’t waste any time. Apply today!!

The Generation Google Scholarship

At Google, they believe information should be universally accessible. Hence they are offering Generation Google Scholarship to inspire and help students become future leaders in computing and technology by breaking down the barriers that prevent them from entering these fields. The scholarship is open to undergraduate, graduate and high school students. Selected students will receive 10,000 USD (for those studying in the US) or 5,000 CAD (for those studying in Canada) for the 2017-2018 school year.

Provided By: Google Inc.
Course: Computer science, computer engineering or a closely related technical field
Award: $10,000 USD or $5,000 CAD
Eligibility: Undergraduate, graduate and high school students
Deadline:  December 11th, 2017.
Apply Now: https://edu.google.com/scholarships/the-generation-google-scholarship/

Microsoft Tuition Scholarship

The scholarship is open to students pursuing Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or a related STEM degree.  To apply, you must be enrolled full time in a bachelor’s degree program at a four-year college or university in the United States, Canada, or Mexico at the time the application is submitted. Recipients receive partial tuition covered for one academic year as posted by the financial aid office at your college or university.

Provided By: Microsoft Inc.
Course: Bachelor’s degree
Award: Tuition
Eligibility: College or university students
Deadline:  February 9, 2018.
Apply Now: https://careers.microsoft.com/students/scholarships

Top Computer Science Scholarships

The Google SVA Scholarship

As part of their commitment to military veterans, Google established the Google SVA Scholarship in partnership with Student Veterans of America. The scholarship provides assistance to student veterans who are pursuing university degrees in the field of computer science in the U.S. Selected students will receive 10,000 USD for the 2018 – 2019 school year and will be invited to attend the Google Scholars’ Retreat in the summer of 2018.

Provided By: Google Inc.
Course: Degrees courses
Award: 10,000 USD
Eligibility: Undergraduate and graduate students
Deadline:  November 14, 2017, at noon 12:00 PM EST.
Apply Now: https://edu.google.com/scholarships/google-sva-scholarship/

AFCEA War Veterans Scholarships

The AFCEA Educational Foundation is dedicated to providing academic support to U.S. military personnel. The program is open to U.S. citizens who are currently enrolled and attending classes in an Undergraduate program part time or full time in an eligible STEM major degree program at a four-year accredited college or university in the United States as a sophomores or juniors at the time of application.

Provided By: AFCEA Educational Foundation
Course: STEM major degree
Award: $2,500
Eligibility: An overall 3.0 GPA is required.
Deadline:  November 15, 2017.
Apply Now: https://www.developingcareer.com/afcea-war-veterans-scholarships/

AgoraPulse Social Media Management Scholarship

The AgoraPulse is pleased to announce a highly competitive award the AgoraPulse Social Media Management Scholarship for high school and college students who are interested in Social Media Management. The program is open to any high school or University student in the world who are studying in the fields of Business, Marketing, Computer Science, Communications, or IT.

Provided By: The AgoraPulse
Course: Multiple courses
Award: $1,000
Eligibility: High school or college/university student
Deadline:  December 15th of each year.
Apply Now: https://www.developingcareer.com/agorapulse-social-media-management-scholarship/

Top Computer Science Scholarships

Lone Star College System T-STEM Scholarship

Lone Star College System (LSCS) is proud to be announcing an exciting scholarship opportunity named as “T-STEM Scholarship”. If you are majoring in following Computer & Information Sciences, Engineering (A.S.), Biological Sciences (A.S.), Dental Hygiene (A.A.S.), Allied Health and Medical Assistant, Allied Health Diagnostic then you can apply for the scholarship.

Provided By: Lone Star College System (LSCS)
Course: Multiple courses
Award: $2,500
Eligibility: Transcript showing at least 3.0 GPA
Deadline:  December 5, 2017.
Apply Now: https://www.developingcareer.com/lone-star-college-system-t-stem-scholarship/

The Google Lime Scholarship Program

The application for the Google Lime Scholarship Program is now open! The highly selective program is open to accomplished undergraduate, graduate or Ph.D. students, who are pursuing a computer science or computer engineering degree, or a degree in a closely related technical field in college or university. Selected students will receive 10,000 USD (for those studying in the US) or 5,000 CAD (for those studying in Canada) for the 2018-2019 school year and will be invited to attend the Google Scholars’ Retreat in the summer of 2018.

Provided By: Lime Connect
Course: Degree Courses
Award: $10,000 USD or 5,000 CAD
Eligibility: A current undergraduate, graduate or Ph.D. student
Deadline: December 10, 2017, at 11:59 PM PT.
Apply Now: https://edu.google.com/scholarships/the-google-lime-scholarship/

The Apriorit Scholarship

Apriorit wants to support young people passionate about IT and planning to build their career in this field. That’s why they offer an educational technology grant for high school seniors and graduate students in the USA, who have been enrolled at a college or university for a computer engineering or computer science program this year.

Provided By: Apriorit
Course: Computer engineering or computer science
Award: $1000
Eligibility: High school seniors and graduate students
Deadline:  July 1, 2018.
Apply Now: https://www.apriorit.com/student-scholarships

Top Computer Science Scholarships

CCA STEM Scholarships

The Community College of Aurora is excited to award scholarships in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) made possible through a grant from the National Science Foundation. Scholarships are designed to support students pursuing STEM-related degrees at CCA. At least 12 scholarships will be awarded per academic year up to $2500 per semester ($5000 per year maximum).

Provided By: Community College of Aurora
Course: STEM-related degrees
Award: $5000
Eligibility: Students pursuing STEM-related degrees
Deadline:  June 15th Annually.
Apply Now: https://www.ccaurora.edu/concurrent-enrollment/stem-scholarships

The Women Techmakers Scholarship

Google Inc. is pleased to announce the Women Techmakers Scholarship Program. The program is open to female students who are currently enrolled at an accredited university for the 2017-2018 academic year and studying computer science, computer engineering or a closely related technical field. Women Techmakers Scholars will each receive $10,000 USD (for students in the US) or $5,000 CAD (for students in Canada) for the 2018-2019 academic year.

Provided By: Google Inc.
Course: Computer science, computer engineering or a closely related technical field
Award: $10,000 USD or $5,000 CAD
Eligibility: Bachelors, Masters or Ph.D. program
Deadline:  December 11th, 2017.
Apply Now: https://www.womentechmakers.com/scholars

The ExCEL scholarship

At the Loyola University of Chicago, the Department of Computer Science is pleased to offer an ExCEL scholarship. The program is open to students who are enrolled full time in a degree program. The program will provide scholarships and other services to academically talented students who are in need of financial support. Scholarship awards are in the amount of at least $5,000 per year (subject to financial need). Graduate students will also receive 9 credits of tuition remission, valued at over $8,000.

Provided By: Department of Computer Science at Loyola University of Chicago
Course: Degree courses
Award: $5,000 & over $8,000
Eligibility: Graduate and undergraduate students
Deadline:  February 15 annually.
Apply Now: https://luc.edu/cs/financial/excelprogram/

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LDI Africa Emerging Institutions Fellowship Program

 Award Amount: $200,000

Number of Awards: Not Known

Deadline: November 15, 2017: Applications close

Winner Announcement: December 7, 2017: Finalists are notified of application results

Brief Description:

Landmark Development Initiative (LDI) Africa is excited to announce its “Emerging Institutions Fellowship Program”. The program is designed to match financial capital invested in emerging African businesses with the human capital needed to take these institutions to scale.This fellowship program is to provide hands-on service opportunities for global young business and development leaders at Africa’s leading profit and nonprofit firms.

Host Institution:

Landmark Development Initiative (LDI) Africa builds the capacity of African corporations, small businesses, and nonprofit organizations to compete in the global marketplace through the service of highly skilled volunteers.

Eligibility:

To eligible the applicant must meet all the following:

  • The applicants must require an undergraduate degree, a commitment to excellence, and be fluent in English.
  • EIFP Fellowship is open to all nationalities.

Instructions for Applying:

To apply, the applicant can submit an online application by joining the Facebook or LinkedIn through the given link: https://www.f6s.com/emerginginstitutionfellowshipprogram/apply

Supporting Documents:

Other requirements include:

  1. Two to ten years of professional experience.
  2. Early to mid-level professional with interest in/familiarity with emerging markets.
  3. Professional background in business, management consulting, strategy, finance, and social enterprise and international development.

Award Description:

Landmark Development Initiative (LDI) Africa will provide an award up to $200,000.While working with their organization, Fellows enjoy the following benefits and more:

  • Experience the growth of Africa’s most innovative businesses
  • Direct exposure to emerging markets
  • Paid positions, housing, and travel
  • Training and professional development opportunities
  • Potential consulting, employment and seed capital investment after fellowship
  • Access to the global LDI Africa network

Detailed Information Link:

https://www.ldiafrica.org/pages/emerging-internship-fellowship-program-africa

Metropolitan Museum of Art MET Fellowship

Award Amount: $52,000 per year, with up to an additional $6,000 for travel

Number of Awards: Not Known

Deadline: December 1, 2017

Winner Announcement: Not Known

Brief Description:

The Metropolitan Museum of Art invites applications for “MET Fellowship” for a community of scholars from around the world. You must have a graduate degree in conservation or equivalent experience to apply for the scholarship. The Research Scholar is fully integrated into the life of The Met and is given unique access to the inner workings of the Museum through a rich program of tours, roundtable discussions, and workshops.

Host Institution:

The Metropolitan Museum of Art, colloquially “the Met,” is located in New York City, and is the largest art museum in the United States. With 7.06 million visitors in 2016, it was the second most visited art museum in the world and the fifth most visited museum of any kind.

Eligibility:

To be eligible, the student must possess

  • The Research Scholar is expected to have a graduate degree in conservation or equivalent experience and should be completely committed to the conservation of photographs as his or her area of specialization.
  • The fellowship program is open to and regularly hosts international scholars.

Instructions for Applying:

To be applying for the scholarship, you may check the given link: https://app.wizehive.com/appform/login/conservation

Supporting Documents:

  • Full curriculum vitae of education, professional experience, honors, awards, and publications
  • Project proposal including:
  1. A statement, not to exceed 1,000 words, describing what you expect to accomplish during the fellowship period and how you will utilize the Museum’s resources and collection to achieve your objectives
  2. Tentative schedule of work to be accomplished during the fellowship period and proposed starting and ending dates
  • Contact information for three recommenders (at least one academic and one professional), none of whom may be current Metropolitan Museum of Art staff.

Award Description:

The fellowship provides stipend amount is $52,000 per year, with up to an additional $6,000 for travel (maximum of six weeks).

Detailed Information Link:

https://www.metmuseum.org/about-the-met/fellowships/research-scholarship-in-photograph-conservation

Contact Information:

Have any query you can contact to mailto:academic.programs-at-metmuseum.org

The GroundTruth Project James W. Foley Middle East Fellowship

Award Amount: $10,000

Number of Awards: Not Known

Deadline: 11:59 p.m. on November 26, 2017

Winner Announcement: Not Known

Brief Description:

The GroundTruth Project in partnership with the James W. Foley Legacy Foundation is offering “James W. Foley Middle East Fellowship”. The fellowship is designed for freelance writers and specifically for early career journalists, which would define as 1-5 years of experience. The mission of the Foundation is to advocate for the safe return of all Americans detained abroad, to protect independent conflict journalists and to educate regarding these threats to our freedom.

Host Institution:

GroundTruth, an independent, non-partisan organization registered by the IRS as a 501(c) (3) non-profit organization, is based at the PBS flagship producer WGBH in Boston, MA. GroundTruth focuses on issues of social justice including human rights, freedom of expression, emerging democracies, the environment, religious affairs and global health.

 Eligibility:

  • Fellowship opportunity is intended for freelance writers and specifically for early career journalists, which would define as 1-5 years of experience.
  • The candidates may be of any nationality, but must be familiar with the Middle Eastern culture and have a demonstrated ability to report for an English-speaking audience.

Instructions for Applying:

To be applying applicants must fill the Google Form by the given link:

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfGxRQJT9G0L627Oy0E0R4UycziPT9i6756ruPBgOSDAZSyoQ/viewform

Award Description:

The successful applicant will receive a grant of US $10,000 for field reporting to be carried out preferably in the first quarter of 2018.

Detailed Information Link:

http://thegroundtruthproject.org/call-applications-middle-east-reporting-fellowship/

Contact Information:

For questions about the fellowship, you can email at fellowships-at-thegroundtruthproject.org.

Harvard Center for Population and Development Studies Sloan Fellowship

Award Amount: Salary of $60,000/USD and much more

Number of Awards: Not Known

Deadline: December 8, 2017, at 3 pm EST

Winner Announcement: Not Known

Brief Description:

At the Harvard Center for Population and Development Studies (HCPDS) “The Sloan Fellowship” is available which is provided by The Harvard T.H. Chan School. The fellowship is open to both U.S. and international scholars. The fellowship opportunity is for research and leadership training in a two-year, non-degree program for postdoctoral researchers in the field of aging population and the labor force. Selected candidates will possess a strong record of academic training, proven research experience, a commitment to population and development work, the demonstrated ability to work independently, and leadership potential.

Host Institution:

The Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health (formerly Harvard School of Public Health) is the public health graduate school of Harvard University, located in the Longwood Medical Area of Boston, Massachusetts adjacent Harvard Medical School. The Chan School is considered a preeminent school of public health in the United States.

Eligibility:

The eligibility criteria are given below:

  • This program is open to both U.S. and international scholars.
  • Research questions should address issues pertaining to the United States only.
  • Those with degrees equivalent to a Ph.D. such as MDs, JDs, ScDs, etc. are also eligible to apply.

Instructions for Applying:

The Scholarship application is comprised of:

  • Current Curriculum Vitae
  • Research Proposal. No more than 2,000 words addressing the following:
  1. Describe your dissertation or other current research.
  2. What questions are you interested in addressing as a Sloan Fellow? How will this build on your work to date, fill gaps in your current knowledge, and change your career trajectory?
  3. Describe your current methodological and analytical skills, and what advanced training you would hope to achieve in this area.
  4. Describe which Harvard faculty you would be interested in collaborating with. Note that you do NOT have to contact them prior to applying for the fellowship
  • A writing sample that demonstrates your writing and analytical skills, as well as the ability to generate interesting and original ideas. This can be a published article or a draft publication. The page limit to the writing sample is 20 pages. If you submit more, only the first 20 pages will be accepted.
  • Your current contact information including mailing address and phone number(s).
  • Three letters of recommendation, emailed directly from the recommender and, if possible, on letterhead. Letter writers should provide the following information:
  1. How long he/she has known the applicant
  2. Relationship to the applicant (e.g. advisor)
  3. Quantitative ranking of this candidate compared to others (e.g. top 10%)
  4. In addition, the letter should comment on the applicant’s: Writing skills, Analytical skills, Ability to form new and creative ideas and research questions, Ability to work in an interdisciplinary environment
  • All incoming scholars must provide proof that they have completed all doctoral requirements by the time of entry into the program (Sept 1, 2018). The following forms will be accepted:
  1. Copy of Diploma (Preferred)
  2. Letter from Registrar’s Office noting that all doctoral requirements have been completed; or
  3. Letter from the chair of thesis committee noting that all doctoral requirements have been completed.

Submitting Details:

Complete application packet should be emailed to: popcenter-at-hsph.harvard.edu

Award Description:

  • Fellows have access to the full range of resources offered by Harvard University and the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health.
  • Each Fellow is provided with shared office space at the Harvard Center for Population and Development Studies in Harvard Square, Cambridge, plus library privileges, access to health insurance, a research and travel budget, and a salary of $60,000/USD.

Detailed Information Link:

https://www.hsph.harvard.edu/population-development/postdoctoral-fellowships/111350048435-2/how-to-apply/?platform=hootsuite

Contact Information:

Have any question you can contact at popcenter-at-hsph.harvard.edu.

McGraw Fellowship for Business Journalism

Award Amount: $15,000

Number of Awards: Not Known

Deadline: December 15, 2017

Winner Announcement: Not Known

Brief Description:

The McGraw Center is pleased to offer “The McGraw Fellowship” for Business Journalism is to support in-depth, ambitious coverage of critical issues related to the global economy and business. The McGraw Center will fund scholarships for students at the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism who concentrate in business reporting as well as provide stipends for those who undertake summer internships in business news. The Fellowship provides editorial and financial support to journalists who need the time and resources to produce a significant story or series that provides fresh insight into an important business or economic topic.

Host Institution:

The Harold W. McGraw, Jr. Family Foundation was started in 2010 by Suzanne, Terry, and Bob McGraw to honor their father, the former chairman and chief executive of McGraw-Hill, the publishing and financial services company that owned BusinessWeek magazine for 80 years. Mr. McGraw died in 2010. The Foundation makes grants to institutions and causes important to him, including literacy projects, business journalism, education, hospitals, and libraries.

Eligibility:

This fellowship program is applicable for:

  • Fellowship is open to anyone with at least five years professional experience in journalism.
  • Freelance journalists, as well as reporters and editors currently working at a news organization, may apply.
  • Fellowship considers proposals with a strong U.S. angle from both foreign and American journalists, as long as the work is published in English in a U.S.-based media outlet.

Instructions for Applying:

If you are interested to apply for the fellowship, you can apply by the given link:

http://www.mcgrawcenter.org/the-harold-w-mcgraw-jr-business-journalism-fellowships/application-form/

Supporting Documents:

  • Two references, including at least one from an editor who has worked with you.
  • Make sure both come from people familiar enough with your work to be able to discuss your ability to carry out the proposed project.

Award Description:

  • The Fellowships will provide experienced journalists with a stipend of $5,000 a month for up to three months, in exceptional cases; we’ll consider longer grants based upon specific proposals.
  • Fellowship stipend cover travel and research expenses incurred in reporting the stories and to assist with the Fellows’ living expenses.

Detailed Information Link:

http://www.mcgrawcenter.org/the-harold-w-mcgraw-jr-business-journalism-fellowships/

Contact Information:

If you have any query regarding fellowship, you may fill the contact form through the given link:

http://www.mcgrawcenter.org/the-harold-w-mcgraw-jr-business-journalism-fellowships/contact-us/

R&D Systems Scholarship Program

Award Amount: $1500

Number of Awards: Not known

Deadline: December 15,2017 11:59 pm MST

Winner Announcement: Not known

Brief Description:

Techne Corporation, Bio-Techne R and D System parent company, is excited to announce its Scholarship Program. R&D Systems Scholarship is available for those students who are pursuing a degree in a science-related field.The aim of this scholarship is to help student for high-quality reagents, instruments, custom manufacturing, and testing services.

Host Institution:

On February 10, 2014, Techne Corporation, R&D Systems parent company, announced that it will be operating under the new trade name, Bio-Techne. The use of Bio-Techne will bring the company’s R&D Systems, BiosPacific, Tocris Biosciences, Boston Biochem and Bionostics products under one common brand name.

Eligibility:

To eligible, the candidates must meet all the following criteria:

  • Applicants must have a major declared in a science related field.
  • The program is available for worldwide.
  • The applicants must enroll or accepted for enrollment (baccalaureate, graduate, associate degree, or diploma) with a declared major in a science-related field

Instructions for Applying:

To apply, the applicant can submit an online application through the given link:

https://www.rndsystems.com/grants-scholarships/scholarship-application

Supporting Documents:

To apply, students should submit the following:

  • Submit a transcript of all college/post-secondary coursework (if high school student submits high school transcript).
  • Submit a written statement addressing the following topics:
  • Submit a 140 character statement/tweet on your favorite invention
  • Write a personal statement of 500 words or less on how you plan to use your degree to further advance science in your field of interest.

Submitting Details:

The candidates will submit your application and written statement to scholarship-at-novusbio.com.

Award Description:

Techne Corporation, R&D Systems parent company,  will provide up to a $1500 for twice a year to one student in the fall semester and one student in the spring semester.

Detailed Information Link:

https://www.rndsystems.com/grants-scholarships/scholarship-application

Contact Information:

If you have any questions, call them at +2347037293057, +2348125835476 or can be directed email to admin-at-study-domain.com.

IIS UC Berkeley Undergraduate Merit Scholarship for International Students

Award Amount: Up to $2000 each with the chance to win an additional $1000 for Best Research Summary

Number of Awards: Not known

Deadline: Monday, November 13, 2017

Winner Announcement: Not known

Brief Description:

The Institute of International Studies (IIS) at UC Berkeley is excited to announce the Undergraduate Merit Scholarship, that will support undergraduate research in any area of international studies.The scholarship program is open to any UC Berkeley junior or senior with a minimum 3.5 GPA who has completed at least one semester of study in residence at Berkeley.In order to apply, The candidates must submit a one-page research proposal.

Host Institution:

The Institute of International Studies (IIS) at the University of California, Berkeley is a multidisciplinary organized research unit (ORU).  The Institute’s mission is to support research among faculty, graduate students, and undergraduates that engages issues of global concern.

Eligibility:

Eligibility is given below:

  • This scholarship program is applicable to any UC Berkeley junior or senior.
  • The applicants must a minimum 3.5 GPA who has completed at least one semester of study in residence at Berkeley.
  • All majors are eligible and are encouraged to apply.

Instructions for Applying:

You can apply online for the given scholarship through the given link: https://iis.berkeley.edu/UndergraduateMeritScholarshipApplication

Supporting Documents:

The applicants will submit a one-page research proposal, that is based on the research question, that is given below:

  • Why it is important to the field of study
  • Qualification to conduct the research (i.e. related past or planned coursework, languages, etc.).
  • A preliminary research plan (including the format for research, i.e. during EAP, as an independent study, etc.).
  • In addition, applications must include an unofficial transcript and one letter of recommendation, which can come from a GSI or faculty member.

Submitting Details:

You will e-mail the recommendation letter and Proposal directly send at iis.grants-at-berkeley.edu.

Award Description:

Merit scholarships will be up to $2000 each with the chance to win an additional $1000 for Best Research Summary.

Detailed Information Link:

https://iis.berkeley.edu/funding-opportunities/undergraduate-merit-scholarship

Bennington College Young Writers Awards

Award Amount: Total $2,250

Number of Awards: 6

Deadline: November 1, annually

Winner Announcement: April 15, annually

Brief Description:

The Bennington College is delighted to announce the Young Writers Awards to promote excellence in writing at the high school level. The competition is available to those students who are in the 10th, 11th, and 12th grades during the academic year. With the competition, the goal of the college is to recognize outstanding writing achievement by high school students.

Host Institution:

The Bennington College was established in 1932 as a laboratory to explore new approaches in higher education. It is a private, nonsectarian liberal arts college located in Bennington, Vermont, USA. The college was founded as a women’s college and became co-educational in 1969. It is accredited by the New England Association of Schools & Colleges (NEASC).

Eligibility:

  • The students in the 10th, 11th, and 12th grades are invited to enter in one of the following categories: poetry (a group of three poems), fiction (a short story or one-act play), or nonfiction (a personal or academic essay).
  • Entries from international students—in order to submit online if your high school isn’t in our database, enter N/A in place of the CEEB code for your high school.

Instructions for Applying:

To be applying, the applicant can submit either an online or offline application through the given links:

Supporting Documents:

  • Poetry: a group of three poems. Poems must be typed. Each page must clearly show the author’s name.
  • Fiction: a short story or one-act play. Short stories must be typed, double-spaced, and fewer than 1500 words. Scripts must be typed, double-spaced, and run no more than 30 minutes (playing time). Each page must clearly show the author’s name.
  • Nonfiction: a personal or academic essay.Stories and nonfiction must be typed, double-spaced, and fewer than 1500 words. Each page must clearly show the author’s name.

Note: All entries must be original work and sponsored by a high school teacher.  All pages must include the author’s name clearly printed on each page

Submitting Details:

Enclose the form with your submission, and send it to the given address: Bennington College Young Writers Awards Bennington College, One College Drive, Bennington, VT 05201

Award Description:

  • First-place winners in each category (Poetry, Fiction, and Nonfiction) are awarded a prize of $500 and second-place winners receive $250.
  • Winning entries will be published on the Bennington College website at www.bennington.edu/youngwritersawards by April 15.

Detailed Information Link:

http://www.bennington.edu/events/young-writers-awards

Contact Information:

If you have any query, contact by a call to Bennington College at 800-833-6845 or email at admissions-at-bennington.edu.

Virginia International University Scholarship Program

Award Amount: Varies

Number of Awards: Not known

Deadline: January 15, 2018 (application period opens six times a year (Spring I Spring II, Summer I, Summer II, Fall I and Fall II).

Winner Announcement: Not known

Brief Description:

The Virginia International University is inviting the application for the Current and Prospective Students Scholarship Programme, that is available for pursuing undergraduate or graduate students.The program is to support and maintain awareness of the places on ethnic diversity and as well as multiculturalism within the community.

Host Institution:

Virginia International University is a private, non-profit institution established in 1998. Located in Fairfax, Virginia, VIU offers degree programs at both the undergraduate and graduate levels, as well as language programs like English as a Second Language (ESL), test preparation courses, and continuing education opportunities.

Eligibility:

To be eligible for this opportunity you must:

  • Students who attend classes on campus must be enrolled in any graduate and undergraduate program as full-time students.
  • The applicants must be a first-time applicant for any of VIU’s academic program.
  • Current, prospective, and returning students are eligible to apply.
  • ESL students can register for part-time or full-time
  • The US and international students can apply for these scholarships.
  • Cumulative GPA can be rounded one decimal place for eligibility requirements.
  • Must have achieved the bronze (1.400-2,499 points), silver (2,500-3,499 points) or gold (3,500+ points) level in the VIU Leadership and Mentorship Program.
  • Must be in good academic standing and must meet a minimum 3.00 (on a 4.0 scale) cumulative GPA requirement.

Instructions for Applying:

Students who wish to apply for a scholarship are required to login through the given link: https://portal.viu.edu/application/login.asp

Supporting Documents:

Completed applications must include all of the following:

  • Secondary or higher education transcript.
  • Letter of recommendation from faculty (academic) or supervisor (professional).
  • Personal statement of the success of at least 500 words describing your background, future goals, education, influential experiences, and career objectives in the form of an essay; not a list of facts.
  • Evidence of English proficiency
    Option 1: Test scores (see table above for minimum requirement).
    Option 2: Provide an official transcript indicating completion of a minimum of 9 credit hours (graduate level) or 12 credit hours (undergraduate level) from an accredited United States post-secondary institution (not VIU) at which the language of instruction was English. The GPA for those credits must not be lower than C-level.
    Option 3: Provide a high school diploma from a recognized institution within the United States.

Award Description:

Scholarships are awarded as credit towards tuition only. The award amount will be divided into installments, the credit will be deducted from the total tuition charged for each semester.

Detailed Information Link:

http://www.viu.edu/future-students/finance/scholarships.html

Simmons College Gilbert and Marcia Kotzen Scholars Program

Award Amount: $3,000

Number of Awards: Not known

Deadline: December 1 (Spring 2018)

Winner Announcement: March 1, 2018

Brief Description:

The Simmons College in Boston is excited to announce the Gilbert and Marcia Kotzen Scholars Program and this program is to available those students who are studying at ­Simmons College as well as International students are also eligible to apply for this opportunity. The program is to provide financial aid to international students to help them pursue undergraduate study program.

Host Institution:

The Simmons College, established in 1899, is a private woman focused undergraduate college and private co-educational graduate school in Boston, in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.It has offered a pioneering liberal arts education for undergraduates integrated with professional work experience.

Eligibility:

To be eligible to apply for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • You can apply as a freshman for the fall semester.
  • Standardized test score of 28 or higher (ACT), 1300 or higher (new SAT) or 1250 or higher (old SAT – CR+M). Minimum of 600 in each SAT section strongly recommended.
  • Non-native English speakers must submit TOEFL and SAT or ACT scores.GPA of 3.3 or higher, unweighted.
  • College preparatory curriculum including an advanced level math course during, or prior to, your senior year of high school.
  • A record of taking honors, advanced placement (AP) and international baccalaureate (IB) courses, as available in their high school systems.

Instructions for Applying:

In order to apply, the application consists of two parts:

  • A short answer and a formal essay. Students must upload these documents or submit them via email to ugadm-at-simmons.edu.
  • On each page of the document, students should include their full name and date of birth.
  • Short Answer(of no more than 250 words): How would you use your additional annual award of $3000 (for study abroad, short-term courses, summer internship tuition, and/or research support)?
  • Formal Essay(of no more than 500 words): In what manner can a woman most effectively lead change in today’s world?

To apply, the applicant will create a new account for  online application through the given link: http://www.simmons.edu/admission-and-financial-aid/undergraduate-admission/how-to-apply

Award Description:

  • The scholarship covers full tuition, mandatory fees, and room and board.
  • An annual award of $3,000 is given for study abroad, short-term courses, summer internship tuition, and research support.
  • Finalists for scholarship consideration will be notified in mid-January. Recipients will be notified by March 1.

Detailed Information Link:

http://www.simmons.edu/admission-and-financial-aid/student-financial-services/financial-aid/scholarships/kotzen-scholarship