Private Scholarships

There are many private scholarships available to students from a variety of sources, including professional associations, local foundations, religious groups, civic groups, external search engines, and more.

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Please note that amounts and deadlines are provided below are for reference purposes only. Visit the scholarship pages for the most up to date information.

Scholarship Academic Status Amount Deadline Major
AAAS Mass Media Science & Engineering Fellows Program ANY Varies Varies Life Sciences (Biology, Chemistry, Biotechnology), Engineering and Computer Science/Information Technology
AAUW Career Development Grants GR $2,000-$12,000 Varies Life Sciences (Biology, Chemistry, Biotechnology), Engineering and Computer Science/Information Technology
AAUW Educational Funding and Awards Programs GR Varies Varies STEM & Architecture
ACEC Scholarships UG Varies Varies Engineering
AEC Scholarships FY Varies May 19, 2017 Electrical Engineering
AITP-LI Charlene Smallwood Brown Scholarship Awards UG Varies Mar 01, 2017 Any
Anita Borg Memorial Scholarship ANY $10,000 Varies Computer Science
Anita Borg Pass-It-On Awards Program ANY $500-$1,000 Varies Computer Science
APS/IBM Research Internship for Undergraduate Women UG Varies Varies Life Sciences (Biology, Chemistry, Biotechnology), Engineering and Computer Science/Information Technology
Arthur H. Kunz Memorial Scholarship UG $1,500 Feb 10, 2017 Urban Administration
ASCO Engineering College Scholarship ANY $5,000 Mar 31, 2017 Life Sciences (Biology, Chemistry, Biotechnology), Engineering and Computer Science/Information Technology
Asian Pacific Fund Scholarships ANY $1,000-$5,000 Feb 20, 2017 All
ASME Scholarships ANY Varies Varies Mechanical Engineering
Association of Electrical Contractors UG Varies May 19, 2017 Electrical Engineering
Boomer Esiason Foundation Scholarship ANY Varies Varies All
Buick Achievers Scholarship Program UG Up to $25,000 Feb 27, 2017 All
Center for Architecture Design Scholarship UG Up to $5,000 Mar 15, 2017 Architecture, Interior Design, & Engineering
Cleveland Foundation Scholarships ANY Varies Varies All
Coumbus Citizens Foundation Scholarship FY Varies Feb 15, 2017 All
Davidson Fellows Scholarships FY Up to $50,000 Feb 19, 2017 Life Sciences (Biology, Chemistry, Biotechnology), Engineering and Computer Science/Information Technology
DEED (Demonstration of Energy & Efficiency Developments) Scholarship and Grants UG Varies Varies Life Sciences (Biology, Chemistry, Biotechnology), Engineering and Computer Science/Information Technology
Department of Energy Computational Science Graduate Fellowship (DOE CSGF) GR $5,000 Jan 27, 2017 Life Sciences (Biology, Chemistry, Biotechnology), Engineering and Computer Science/Information Technology
Diane C. Cook Memorial Health Care Scholarship UG Varies Varies Health Care
Eleanor Allwork Scholarship UG Up to $7,500 Mar 15, 2017 Architecture
Elie Wiesel Foundation for Humanity Prize in Ethics FY Varies Varies All
ESA Foundation Scholarship Program UG Up to $3,000 Apr 01, 2017 Computer Science
Google SVA Scholarship for Student Veterans ANY $10,000 Jan 25, 2017 Computer Science
Google Travel and Conference Grants ANY $500 Varies Computer Science
Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP) GR Varies Varies Life Sciences (Biology, Chemistry, Biotechnology), Engineering and Computer Science/Information Technology
Graduate Research Internship Program (GRIP) GR $5,000 Varies Life Sciences (Biology, Chemistry, Biotechnology), Engineering and Computer Science/Information Technology
Graduate Research Opportunities Worldwide (GROW) GR $5,000 Varies Life Sciences (Biology, Chemistry, Biotechnology), Engineering and Computer Science/Information Technology
Hebrew Free Loan Society ANY Varies Varies Any
Hispanic College Fund Scholarships UG $500-$5,000 Varies All
Hometeam Homecare Scholarship UG $2,000 Feb 01, 2017 Nursing
IEEE Scholarships, Grants, and Fellowships ANY $1,000-$24,000 Varies Electrical Engineering
JVS Scholarship Program ANY Varies Mar 15, 2017 Life Sciences (Biology, Chemistry, Biotechnology), Engineering and Computer Science/Information Technology
Latinos on Fast Track (LOFT) Fellowship ANY $1,000 Varies Life Sciences (Biology, Chemistry, Biotechnology), Engineering and Computer Science/Information Technology
Lint Center Scholarships ANY Varies Varies Life Sciences (Biology, Chemistry, Biotechnology), Engineering and Computer Science/Information Technology
Long Island Chapter of the Institute of Internal Auditors Scholarship ANY $1,000 Feb 15, 2017 Accounting, Finance, Information Technology
National Society of Black Engineers Scholarships ANY $500-$10,500 Varies All
New York Learner's Scholarship FY $1,000 Jun 15, 2017 Any
NYSTAA 2017 Transfer Scholarship UG $2,000 Mar 01, 2017 Any
PanHellenic Scholarship UG $2,500-$10,000 Feb 01, 2017 All
Rhode Island State Grants FY Varies Varies All
SAE Scholarships ANY Varies Varies Engineering
Selected Professions Fellowships GR $5,000-$18,000 Jan 10, 2017 Life Sciences (Biology, Chemistry, Biotechnology), Engineering and Computer Science/Information Technology
SHPE Scholarships ANY Varies Varies Life Sciences (Biology, Chemistry, Biotechnology), Engineering and Computer Science/Information Technology
Sigma Xi Grants-in-Aid of Research program GR $1,000 Varies Life Sciences (Biology, Chemistry, Biotechnology), Engineering and Computer Science/Information Technology
SMART Scholarship for Service Program ANY $25,000-$38,000 Varies Life Sciences (Biology, Chemistry, Biotechnology), Engineering and Computer Science/Information Technology
Society of Women Engineers Scholarships & Fellowships ANY $1,000-$20,000 Varies Life Sciences (Biology, Chemistry, Biotechnology), Engineering and Computer Science/Information Technology
The Generation Google Scholarship ANY $10,000 Jan 15, 2017 Computer Science
The Google Lime Scholarship for Students with Disabilities ANY $10,000 Jan 27, 2017 Computer Science
Thumbtack School-to-Skills Scholarship ANY $5,000 Jan 31, 2017 Business
Tungsten Rings & Company Scholarship ANY $1,000 Varies All
Tylenol Future Care Scholarship ANY Varies Jun 30, 2017 Health Care
UJA Federation Rose Biller Scholarship Program UG $5,000 Varies ALL
UNCF Scholarships FY Varies Varies All
Vermont Incentive Grant UG Varies Varies All
Walter A. Hunt, Jr. Scholarship FY $20,000 May 15, 2017 Architecture
Whirlwind Steel Student Scholarship UG $1,000 Jul 31, 2016 Architecture/Engineering
Woodrow Wilson Teaching Fellowships UG $30,000 Feb 26, 2017 Life Sciences (Biology, Chemistry, Biotechnology), Engineering and Computer Science/Information Technology
Worgul Law Firm Scholarship ANY $10,000 Mar 31, 2017 All