Updated: April 29, 2015
- For minority students in the pursuit of acturial careers. The Casualty Actuarial Society/Society of Actuaries scholarship program is available to African North Americans, Hispanics, and Native North Americans. An applicant must be either U.S citizen or have a permanent resident visa.
- See the site for details on different scholarships and criteria to apply to them.
- See website for more information.
AIR / ARMY NATIONAL GUARD
Deadline: Doesn’t Say
Eligibility: Must have a valid expense from an accredited school
- Be a traditional (part-time) ARNG soldier in an active drilling status
- Eligible beginning the day member joins ARNG, even prior to boot camp or AIT or while yet in high school
- Officers must serve 4 years after course completion
- Enlisted must simply remain in the ARNG during term of courses
- Members receiving an ROTC scholarship are not eligible
Award: Tuition Assistance
ALASKA STATE LOANS & GRANTS
Various contact information
ALU LIKE INC. Hana Lima Scholarship
Deadline: January 2, 2015
Eligibility: Be of Native Hawaiian Ancestry
- Be a resident of the State of Hawai‘i
- Be enrolled at least half time in a vocational degree or certification program in one of the approved educational institutions in Hawai‘i listed on the application.
- Maintain a 2.0 or higher grade point average (GPA)
32 Kinoole Street
Hilo, HI 96720
Award: Tuition & books assistance for Spring, Fall, & Summer semesters
ALU LIKE INC. National Board Certification Scholarship
Deadline: January 2, 2015
Eligibility: a Native Hawaiian educator and/or
- teaching in a school with a high percentage of Native Hawaiian students and/or
- has completed candidate preparation coursework.
Address: ALU LIKE, Inc.
National Board Certification Scholarship
2969 Māpunapuna Place, Suite 200
Honolulu, HI 96819
AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY SCHOLARS PROGRAM
Deadline: March 1, 2016
Scholarship availability: November 1 - March 1
Eligibility: Be African-American, Hispanic/Latino, or American Indian
- Be a U.S. citizen or permanent U.S. resident
- Be a full-time student at a high school or accredited college, university, or community college
- Demonstrate high academic achievement in chemistry or science (Grade Point Average 3.0, "B" or better)
- Demonstrate financial need according to the Free Application for Federal Student Aid form (FAFSA) and the Student Aid Report (SAR) form
- Be a graduating high school senior or college freshman, sophomore or junior intending to or already majoring in chemistry, biochemistry, chemical engineering or a chemically-related scienceORintending to or already pursuing a degree in chemical technology
- Be planning a career in the chemical sciences.
American Chemical Society; ACS Scholars Program,
Department of Diversity programs,
1155 16th Street NW
Washington, DC 20036.
Award: Awards up to $5000 per year
AMERICAN GEOLOGICAL INSTITUTE (AGI) MINORITY GEOSCIENCE SCHOLARSHIPS
Deadline: January 4th, 2016
- For Geoscience majors (Geology, Geophysics, Hydrology, Meteorology, Physical, Oceanography, Planetary Geology, and Earth Science Education)
- Full time students
- Be an Ethnic Minority
- Be a US Citizen
AMERICAN LEGION AUXILIARY Non-Traditional Student Scholarship
Deadline: March 1, 2015
Eligibility: Applicant must be a member of The American Legion, Auxiliary, or Sons of The American Legion.
- Dues must have been paid for the two preceding years and for calendar year in which the application is made.
- Applicant may be pursuing training in a certified, trade, professional, or technical program, or a two-year or four-year degree program.
American Legion Post 3 Hilo, Unit President
PO Box 892, Hilo, HI 96721
ASIAN & PACIFIC ISLANDER AMERICAN SCHOLARSHIP FUND (APIASF)
Deadline: January 09, 2015
Eligibility: Be of Asian and/or Pacific Islander ethnicity as defined by the U.S. Census
- Be a citizen, national, or legal permanent resident of the United States. Citizens of the Republic of the Marshall Islands, Federated States of Micronesia and the Republic of Palau are also eligible to apply
- Be enrolling as an undergraduate student in a U.S. accredited college or university in the Fall of 2015.
- Have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.7 on a 4.0 scale (unweighted) or have earned a GED
- Must apply for federal financial aid using the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
- Submit one letter of recommendation online.
1900 L St. NW, Suite 210
Washington, DC 20036
Award: $2,500 - $15,000