Psychology

College of Natural Sciences

Undergraduate Scholarships

Scholarships are a great way to support your education. The Department of Psychology has created this web site to assist you in finding information on available scholarships. Information is continually added to this site, so check it often for new postings. Please pay attention to the application deadlines and eligibility; this will save both you and the scholarship agencies time and effort.


Funding Source: Udall Foundation

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Description: The Udall Foundation awards scholarships to college sophomores and juniors for leadership, public service, and commitment to issues related to Native American nations or to the environment. In 2017, the Udall Foundation anticipates awarding 50 scholarships of up to $7,000 each. The Udall scholarship honors the legacies of Morris Udall and Stewart Udall, whose careers had a significant impact on Native American self-governance, health care, and the stewardship of public lands and natural resources.
Eligibility: Are you working towards positive solutions to environmental challenges or to issues impacting Indian country? Have you demonstrated your commitment to one of these areas through public service? Do you inspire and motivate others to take action? Are you committed to making a difference through civility and consensus building? If you answered "yes" to these questions, the Udall Scholarship may be right for you. Decide on the category that best fits your interests and goals, then visit the website to find out more. Tribal Policy For Native Americans and Alaska Natives working on an array of policy issues in Indian country Native Health Care For Native Americans and Alaska Natives pursuing health-related careers Environment For undergraduates interested in conservation and environmental issue
Award Amount: Up to $7,000 for eligible academic expenses. (See our FAQs for scholarship award benefits and conditions.)
Application Process: Visit the webpage for application instructions: http://udall.gov/OurPrograms/Scholarship/HowToApply.aspx
Deadline: 3/15/2019
Contact Information: Program Manager: Jane Curlin, curlin@udall.gov, (520) 901-8565
Additional Information: NA


Funding Source: Hispanic Scholarship Fund -- scholarship directory

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Description: This website is an initiative of the Tomas Rivera Policy Institute (TRPI), a nonprofit organization that advances informed policy on key issues affecting Latino communities through objective and timely research contributing to the betterment of the nation. TRPI is an affiliated research unit of the University of Southern California School of Policy, Planning, and Development, and is associated with the Institute for Social and Economic Research and Policy at Columbia University. In September 2007, The John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation, The Sallie Mae Fund, and The Walt Disney Company funded the expansion of the directory so that it would be national, listing all organizations that TRPI could identify that award grants and scholarships targeting eligible Latino students.
Eligibility: *Must be of Hispanic Heritage *Minimum of 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale (or equivalent) for High School Students/Minimum of 2.5 GPA on a 4.0 scale (or equivalent) for College and Graduate Students *Plan to enroll Full-Time in an accredited, not-for-profit, 4-year university or graduate school during the Fall of the scholarship cycle. *All majors and graduate fields can apply, however there is an emphasis on STEM majors.
Award Amount: The award amount ranges from $500 to $5,000 based on relative need.
Application Process: https://www.hsf.net/scholarship Visit the website for more information on how and when to apply.
Deadline: Application become available December 31 of 2018. The deadline is April 2 of 2019. Selections will be made in May of 2019 and awards are given from October-December 2019.
Contact Information: https://www.hsf.net/scholarship
Additional Information: NA


Funding Source: Latin American Educational Foundation

Date Posted: 11/19/2013

Description: Purpose: The goal of the Latin American Educational Foundation Scholarship is to award funds to qualified students who have demonstrated a commitment to the Hispanic Community
Eligibility: Requirements: Eligible applicants must meet the following criteria: Colorado resident Hispanic Heritage and/or actively involved in the Hispanic community Accepted to an accredited college, university or vocational school Minimum 3.0 cumulative grade point average Recipients are required to fulfill 10 hours of community service during year of funding at your college/university. Service provided at or for LAEF will qualify to satisfy this requirement and is strongly encouraged.
Award Amount: NA
Application Process: http://www.laef.org/index.php?s=35190
Deadline: Application opens Friday, September 21, 2018 | Application deadline is Tuesday November 20, 2018
Contact Information: Please contact us, we look forward to hearing from you. LATIN AMERICAN EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION 561 Santa Fe Drive Denver, CO 80204 303-446-0541 303-446-0526 mvalladares@laef.org www.laef.org LATIN AMERICAN EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION 561 Santa Fe Drive Denver, CO 80204 303-446-0541 303-446-0526 mvalladares@laef.org www.laef.org
Additional Information: http://www.laef.org/index.php?s=7566


Funding Source: American Indian College Fund: Undergraduates Attending Non-Tribal Colleges

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Description: The American Indian College Fund Full Circle Scholarships are awarded to students attending non-tribal colleges. These scholarships are funded through our partnerships with corporate and private donors and are available to American Indian students attending mainstream universities who are pursuing undergraduate, graduate, and professional degrees. The American Indian College Fund Full Circle Scholarships are administered by the American Indian College Fund and are generally based upon merit or demonstrated financial need.
Eligibility: Minimum requirements for all American Indian College Fund Full Circle scholarships include: U.S. citizenship, Enrolled in a non-tribal college or university, Registered as a member of a tribe or a descendant of at least one grandparent or parent who is an enrolled tribal member. Trace Indian Ancestry Applicants must have a minimum grade point average of 2.0, but many American Indian College Fund Full Circle Scholarships funded by our partners are more competitive. You may check the scholarships available and their eligibility requirements at http://www.collegefund.org/content/full_circle_scholarships_listings#Undergrad-Other
Award Amount: American Indian College Fund Full Circle Scholarship Deadlines: Applications are accepted from students attending tribal colleges and universities beginning January 1 and ending May 31 of each year. The American Indian College Fund determines student eligibility and awards the scholarships. Award and denial notices will be mailed out to all applicants by September of each year to the address listed on the application. Good luck!
Application Process: http://www.collegefund.org/students_and_alumni/content/how_to_apply
Deadline: Applications are accepted from students attending tribal colleges and universities beginning January 1 and ending May 31 of each year.
Contact Information: #http://www.collegefund.org/students_and_alumni/content/special_scholarships#
Additional Information: NA


Funding Source: American Indian College Fund

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Description: Scholarships for Undergraduates Attending Non-Tribal Colleges. The sponsor assists American Indian student with obtaining scholarship funds to further their academic careers. The amount of scholarship awarded will vary. These scholarships are generally based upon merit or demonstrated financial need.
Eligibility: Minimum requirements for all American Indian College Fund Full Circle scholarships include: U.S. citizenship; Enrolled in a non-tribal college or university; Registered as a member of a tribe or a descendant of at least one grandparent or parent who is an enrolled tribal member. Applicants must have a minimum grade point average of 2.0.
Award Amount: The amount of scholarship awarded will vary.
Application Process: Visit the website to get more information on how to apply. https://collegefund.org/student-resources/scholarships/how-to-apply/
Deadline: Applications are accepted from students beginning January 1 and ending May 31 of each year. The American Indian College Fund determines student eligibility and awards the scholarships. Award and denial notices will be mailed out to all applicants by August each year to the address listed on the application. Applications may be submitted after May 31, but will only be considered if additional funds become available at a later date.
Contact Information: You can contact the American Indian College Fund at 303-426-8900, email the organization at: info@collegefund.org or you can visit the website to get in contact with an American Indian College Fund representative at: https://collegefund.org/contact-us/
Additional Information: NA


Funding Source: Centennial Mental Health Center

Date Posted: 11/19/2013

Description: In an effort to raise awareness of career opportunities in the mental health field to members of our communities, Centennial Mental Health Center is pleased to offer its forth annual Future Mental Health Professional Scholarship Program. The program consists of $500 - $2,000 per year awards.
Eligibility: *No age limit, non-traditional students are also encouraged to apply *Graduate from High School or GED program by Summer 2018 *United States citizen or legal immigrant *Permanent address must reside in Centennial's ten county catchment area (Phillips, Sedgwick, Logan, Morgan, Washington, Yuma, Elbert, Lincoln, Cheyenne Wells, Kit Carson) *Intent to complete minimum of a bachelor degree in a behavioral health related field (psychology, sociology, counseling, etc) *Submittal of an application, transcript(s), two letters of recommendation, and a 500-750 word essay *Academic achievement, aptitude, and community service *Amounts coordinate with full time enrollment (12+ credit hours per semester). Awards will be prorated based on student's actual enrollment.
Award Amount: The program consists of $500 - $2,000 per year awards.
Application Process: Applications are available at www.centennialmhc.org or by contacting kassidyc@centennialmhc.org. Applications for this upcoming year have not yet been released - visit the website for more information.
Deadline: Applications should be postmarked no later than March 16, 2019 and sent to: Centennial Mental Health Center Attn: Kassidy Clouse 211 West Main St. Sterling, CO 80751
Contact Information: Please contact Kassidy Clouse, 970-522-4549 x279 or kassidyc@centennialmhc.org with any questions.
Additional Information: NA


Funding Source: Association on American Indian Affairs

Date Posted: 3/21/2012

Description: AAIA has undergraduate and graduate scholarships available to help Native American students attain a college education that will benefit not only them, but their families and communities.
Eligibility: 1) Be enrolled with his or her respective Tribe, either federally recognized or non-federally recognized Tribe, from the continental US or Alaska 2) Submit a copy of Tribal enrollment (there is no minimum blood quantum requirement for eligibility). This can be a copy of the student's Tribal I.D. card or a copy of an offical letter from the Tribe. 3) Be enrolled as a full-time student 4) Have a minimum 2.5 out of 4.0 GPA 5) Submit a current class schedule and transcript 6) Attend an accredited institution and be seeking an Associate's Degree or higher
Award Amount: Award amount varies, visit website for more details. https://www.indian-affairs.org/scholarships.html
Application Process: When the application becomes available for the 2019-2020 school year, it will be on the website with further instructions on how to fill it out and submit it. However, the applications do have to be mailed in. https://www.indian-affairs.org/scholarships.html
Deadline: Applications will be accepted until July 16th by 5:00 p.m. (EST)
Contact Information: https://www.indian-affairs.org/scholarships.html
Additional Information: This scholarship is renewable.


Funding Source: Association on American Indian Affairs

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Description:
Eligibility: Student must be enrolled in a tribe from the Continental US or Alaska. Canadian students are not eligible. There is no minimum blood quantum requirement. Student must be enrolled full time both Fall and Spring semesters at an accredited institution of higher learning for the school year the scholarship would be applied. Your Spring schedule will not be needed until January of that year.
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Application Process: Scholarship tips and application information can be found at http://www.indian-affairs.org/scholarships.html
Deadline: Check website for 2019-2020 deadlines, which should be posted in March 2019.
Contact Information: 966 Hungerford Drive Suite 12-B Rockville, MD 20850 Phone: 240-314-7155 Fax: 240-314-7159 E-Mail: general.aaia@verizon.net Website: www.indian-affairs.org#mailto:966 Hungerford Drive Suite 12-B Rockville, MD 20850 Phone: 240-314-7155 Fax: 240-314-7159 E-Mail: general.aaia@verizon.net Website: www.indian-affairs.org
Additional Information: http://www.indian-affairs.org/scholarships.html


Funding Source: Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship Competition

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Description: The Goldwater Scholarship is a prestigious nationally competitive award given to sophomores and juniors in the STEM fields who have excelled academically (3.8 GPA or higher) and demonstrated potential as researchers.
Eligibility: Applicants must meet the following criteria to be considered for a scholarship: Be a full-time matriculated sophomore or junior pursuing a degree at an accredited 4-year or 2-year institution of higher education during the 2018-2019 academic year; Intend to pursue a research career in a natural science (includes Psychology), mathematics, or engineering; Have a college grade point average of at least a 3.8 on a 4.0 scale. Applicants must also be a U.S. citizen, a U.S. national, or a permanent resident with written intent to become a U.S. citizen.
Award Amount: Recipients of this award received up to $7,500 a year for educational expenses.
Application Process: If you are interested in receiving a Goldwater Scholarship, you must be nominated for the award by your institution. You may not apply directly for the scholarship. For students looking to get started, go to https://goldwater.scholarsapply.org/steps-in-process/ for a description of how to do so.
Deadline: Check with Mary Swanson (CSU's Goldwater Campus Representative) for specific internal campus deadlines. The nomination deadline for the Foundation is the last Friday in January by 5:00 PM Central Time. Scholars and Honorable Mentions are announced on the last Friday in March.
Contact Information: For possible CSU candidates, contact Mary Swanson by email at Mary.Swanson@colostate.edu or by phone at 970-491-2185. For general information on the scholarship to go https://goldwater.scholarsapply.org/ and for a starting place for students hoping to apply visit https://goldwater.scholarsapply.org/steps-in-process/
Additional Information: The Committee invites CSU faculty and staff to recommend students for this award. To recommend a student, contact Mary Swanson, CSU's National Competitive Scholarship Advisor, and provide her with the student's name, contact information, and a brief description of why the student is a good fit for the award. Mary can be reached at Mary.Swanson@colostate.edu or 970-491-2185.


Funding Source: Fulbright Summer Institutes

Date Posted: 12/05/2013

Description: The US-UK Fulbright Commission offers special Summer Institutes for US citizens to come to the UK. These summer programs provide the opportunity for US undergraduates (aged over 18), with at least two years of undergraduate study left to complete, to come to the UK on a three, four, five or six week academic and cultural summer program.
Eligibility: 1) Be a US citizen and possess a US passport 2) Be at least 18 years old by the start of the programme 3) Participate in the programme in its entirety 4) Have a minimum GPA of 3.7 5) Have at least two eyars of undergraduate study remaining after the Institute finishes 6) Have had little or no study or travel outside of the US
Award Amount: The Summer Institutes will cover the majority of participant costs. This includes round-trip airfare from the US to the UK, tuition and fees at the host university/institution, accommodation and meals and in some cases a small daily allowance.
Application Process: http://www.fulbright.org.uk/going-to-the-uk/uk-summer-institutes/how-to-apply
Deadline: February 27 or March 6, 2019 Please note the specific deadline of the Institute you choose. Deadlines are listed on the programme webpage.
Contact Information: http://www.fulbright.org.uk/fulbright-awards/exchanges-to-the-uk/undergraduates
Additional Information: NA


Funding Source: Harry S. Truman Scholarship Competition

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Description: The Truman Scholarship is a prestigious nationally competitive merit-based award given to juniors interest in pursuing careers in public service.
Eligibility: Applicants must be nominated by the Truman Scholarship Faculty Representative at his or her institution. Applicants must be a U.S. citizen (or a U.S. national) or expect to receive citizenship by the date the Scholarship will be awarded. Applicants must also be a full-time student pursuing a bachelor's degree with junior-level academic standing or senior-level standing in their third year of college enrollment and be in the upper quarter of his or her class. Students already attending graduate school are not eligible for the Truman Scholarship. Career and graduate study interests, community service and academic record, and other general qualifications will also be considered.
Award Amount: Truman Scholars receive up to $30,000 for graduate or professional school, participate in leadership development activities, and have special opportunities for internships and employment with the federal government.
Application Process: See application instructions on http://www.truman.gov
Deadline: February 6, 2019: Deadline for Foundation receipt of nominations from university; February 22, 2019: Deadline for Foundation receipt of Finalist Interview Confirmation; February 23, 2019: Posting of Finalists on the Foundation's website; April 18, 2019: Truman Scholars announced on the Foundation's website.
Contact Information: For inquiries regarding the Scholarship competition contact the Colorado State University Faculty Representative, Mary Swanson. Email: Mary.Swanson@colostate.edu. Phone: 970-491-2185. Office Location: Johnson Hall 223F.
Additional Information: NA


Funding Source: Greenlining Institute Academy Fellowship Program

Date Posted: 11/19/2013

Description: Graduating Seniors- this one is for you! The Fellowship Program is a year-long training program for young leaders that have completed, at minimum, their undergraduate degrees by the start of the program. Fellows are assigned to specific program areas and develop expertise with the direction of a Program Manager and the Academy Director. Although the curriculum is similar to that of the Associates program, Fellows are given more responsibility and independence to implement projects and programs. Fellows participate in leadership skills workshops, attend meetings with key stakeholders, and conduct site visits to community, government, and corporate entities. Fellows receive regular mentorship, professional and personal skill development and are given opportunities to interact with the media, write reports/press releases, fundraise, testify at policy hearings, and participate in key meetings with top government officials, corporate CEOs, and political leaders.
Eligibility: Applications are open to applicants who have completed, at minimum, their undergraduate degrees by the start of the program. Individuals from all academic disciplines are encouraged to apply; there are no preferred majors. Participants are carefully selected to represent Greenlining's constituency in terms of age, education, work and volunteer experience, political perspective, and ethnic and socio-economic backgrounds. Individuals from all academic disciplines are encouraged to apply; there are no preferred majors.
Award Amount: Fellows receive a salary of $47,500 per year and health benefits.
Application Process: http://greenlining.org/leadership-academy/programs/ Applying for the Fellowship Program 2018 - 2019 Fellowship Opportunities in the following areas: Creating Healthy Communities (formerly Bridges to Health) Environmental Equity (formerly Green Assets) Economic Equity (formerly Community Reinvestment) Strengthening Our Democracy (formerly Claiming Our Democracy) Research Executive (Special Projects) A complete application requires: Personal statement A current resume Two letters of recommendation (must be sent with entire application package) Copies of all higher education transcripts (unofficial transcripts are accepted)
Deadline: Fellowship Application Submission Deadline: 5pm PST on February 6th, 2019
Contact Information: Web Site: http://greenlining.org/academy/fellows.php Tel: (510) 926-4001 The Greenlining Institute 1918 University Avenue, 2nd Floor Berkeley, CA 94704 Phone: 510.926.4001 Fax: 510.926.4010 Email: questions@greenlining.org#mailto:Web Site: http://greenlining.org/academy/fellows.php Tel: (510) 926-4001 The Greenlining Institute 1918 University Avenue, 2nd Floor Berkeley, CA 94704 Phone: 510.926.4001 Fax: 510.926.4010 Email: questions@greenlining.org#
Additional Information: http://greenlining.org/academy/fellows.php


Funding Source: Native American Cultural Center & Office of Admissions Colorado State University

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Description: Native American Legacy Award: This award reduces tuition for non-resident students who are citizens of tribes that have a historical legacy of occupation in Colorado.
Eligibility: Non-resident, full-time, degree-seeking, Native American students are eligible if they are citizens of tribes that have a historical legacy of occupation in Colorado (see the following link: http://www.nacc.colostate.edu/nala). Students who transfer from ribal colleges and are registered citizens of federally recognized tribes are also eligible (other qualifications apply). You must submit proof of tribal citizenship and be admitted to CSU to receive this award.
Award Amount: This award reduces non-resident tuition to Colorado-resident base tuition plus $250. It cannot combined with the Western Undergraduate Exchange (WUE), Yellow Ribbon Award or other non-resident institutional scholarships. See the Student Financial Services website at sfs.colostate.edu for details.
Application Process: Freshmen must submit a completed application for admission (admissions.colostate.edu/apply) by February 1 for the fall term. Transfer students must submit a completed application by June 1 for Fall. The deadline for Spring is November 1 for freshmen and transfers. No later than 15 days before the academic term for which you're requesting the award, please send official tribal citizenship documents to: Native American Legacy Award Office of Admissions Colorado State University 1062 Campus Delivery Fort Collins, CO 80523-1062 (970) 491-6909 FAX (970) 491-7799
Deadline: Freshmen must submit a completed application for admission (admissions.colostate.edu/apply) by February 1 for the fall term. Transfer students must submit a completed application by June 1 for fall. The deadline for spring is November 1 for freshmen and transfers. No later than 15 days before the academic term for which you're requesting the award, please send official tribal citizenship documents to: Native American Legacy Award Office of Admissions Colorado State University 1062 Campus Delivery Fort Collins, CO 80523-1062 (970) 491-6909 FAX (970) 491-7799
Contact Information: Native American Legacy Award Office of Admissions Colorado State University 1062 Campus Delivery Fort Collins, CO 80523-1062 (970) 491-6909 FAX (970) 491-7799 http://Native American Legacy Award Office of Admissions Colorado State University 1062 Campus Delivery Fort Collins, CO 80523-1062 (970) 491-6909 FAX (970) 491-7799
Additional Information: https://admissions.colostate.edu/nativeamerican/


Funding Source: Point Foundation http://www.pointfoundation.org/page.aspx?pid=378

Date Posted: 11/19/2013

Description: The sponsor provides scholarships to lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender students (LGBT) to help meet the costs of higher education
Eligibility: http://www.pointfoundation.org/eligibility
Award Amount: The average scholarship award per scholar is $13,600. The awards cover tuition, books, supplies, room and board, transportation, and living expenses. Recipients are also in contact with a support network of professionals willing to be personally involved in their well-being and future success.
Application Process: NA
Deadline: http://www.pointfoundation.org/page.aspx?pid=391 The scholarship application will open November 1st.
Contact Information: info@thepointfoundation.org#mailto:info@thepointfoundation.org#
Additional Information: Web Site: http://www.pointfoundation.org/instructions.html Program URL: http://www.pointfoundation.org/scholarships.html


Funding Source: Houston Hypnosis Center: Excellence in Psychology Scholarship

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Description: The Houston Hypnosis Center Excellence in Psychology Scholarship is awarded to a qualified undergraduate psychology major who is currently enrolled in an accredited college or university.
Eligibility: Applicants must meet the following criteria to be considered for a scholarship: Must be an undergraduate psychology major currently enrolled in an accredited college or university; Must be able to provide transcript/documentation showing declared psychology major; Must not be a prior recipient of the Excellence in Psychology Scholarship.
Award Amount: The winning applicant will receive a one-time award of $1,000.
Application Process: Each applicant will submit electronically: a completed scholarship application form and a 1,000-word essay written on one of the approved essay topics (see application). Candidates will also need to provide a copy of their transcripts. The winning applicant will be based on the quality and originality of essay submitted and will receive their scholarship by mail. Links to the application and essay topics can be found at http://www.houstonhypnosis.com/psychology-scholarship/
Deadline: Keep a lookout on the website to see when the next application will be opened. http://www.houstonhypnosis.com/psychology-scholarship/
Contact Information: All applicants will contact the Houston Hypnosis Center via email at scholarship@houstonhypnosis.com. The Houston Hypnosis Center is located at 1434 Allston St., Houston, TX 77008; Phone Number: (713) 869-6463. Further information on the scholarship can be found at http://www.houstonhypnosis.com/psychology-scholarship/
Additional Information: Disclaimer and privacy policy is available on the scholarship website.


Funding Source: National Institutes of Health Undergraduate Scholarship Program

Date Posted: 11/19/2013

Description: The National Institutes of Health (NIH) Undergraduate Scholarship Program (UGSP) offers competitive scholarships to students from disadvantaged backgrounds who are committed to careers in biomedical, behavioral, and social science health-related research.
Eligibility: The NIH Undergraduate Scholarships are awarded on a competitive basis to students who show a commitment to pursuing careers in biomedical, behavioral, and social science health-related research. The following are the basic requirements: You must meet all of these requirements in order to be eligible for admission into the UGSP: U.S.A. citizen or U.S.A. permanent resident, enrolled or accepted for enrollment as a full-time student at an accredited 4-year undergraduate institution located in the United States of America, GPA of 3.3 or higher on a 4.0-point scale or within the top 5 percent of your class, have 'Exceptional Financial Need' as certified by your undergraduate institution financial aid office. You are not eligible for the UGSP if any one of the following items pertains to you: You are a high school senior, have been awarded an undergraduate degree, are enrolled in an advanced degree program (such as a master's degree), are unable to fulfill the payback requirements. Please visit the website for detailed list of requirements.
Award Amount: The NIH UGSP will pay up to $20,000 per academic year in tuition, educational expenses, and reasonable living expenses to scholarship recipients. Scholarships are awarded for 1 year, and can be renewed up to 4 years.
Application Process: https://www.training.nih.gov/programs/ugsp/appcenter
Deadline: Key dates for admission consideration can be found at https://www.training.nih.gov/programs/ugsp
Contact Information: E-mail: ugsp@nih.gov Web Site: https://www.training.nih.gov/programs/ugsp Tel: 301-594-3318#mailto:E-mail: ugsp@nih.gov Web Site: https://www.training.nih.gov/programs/ugsp Tel: 301-594-3318#
Additional Information: Objective: Recipients are obligated to serve as paid employees in NIH research laboratories during the summer and after graduation. In addition to financial assistance, the scholarship program offers invaluable training and mentoring, as well as practical experience in a state-of-the art research setting. The goal is to help students from disadvantaged backgrounds pursue educational and career opportunities in biomedical, behavioral and social science research. Each scholar will be matched to an NIH researcher, who will serve as a mentor. Students will also attend formal seminars and participate in a variety of educational programs.


Funding Source: Reisher Scholars Program - Center for Advising and Student Achievement and Student Financial Services

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Description: Colorado State University and The Center for Advising and Student Achievement are pleased to announce a new partnership and scholarship opportunity for eligible Colorado residents attending CSU. The Denver Foundation and the Reisher Family Foundation have provided CSU with funding to support CSU students who meet specific eligibility criteria. The mission of the Reisher Scholars Program is to provide educational opportunities for promising and economically qualified Colorado students who have, and will make, a contribution to the community through service, leadership, work, or unique experience.
Eligibility: Successful candidates will meet the following requirements: *Be a Colorado resident *Plan to enroll as a full-time college student for the Fall 2018 through graduation *Have a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0 at the time of application *Be one of the following at the time of application: a current CSU student who will have sophomore status at the beginning of the Fall 2018 semester (24-45 credits) or a student who will be transferring in from a community college to begin classes in the Fall (or Summer) 2018 semester and will have junior status (54-75 transferable credits) *Have financial need with a total unmet need of at least $4,000, but not more than $11,000 (as determined by FAFSA and Student Financial Services) *Demonstrate one or more of the following personal qualities: highly motivated, goal-oriented, responsible, and/or likely to make a contribution to society as evidenced by community service, leadership activities, work experience, or unusual experiences. Once selected, in order to continue to receive funding, a Reisher Scholar must: *Continue to be a Colorado resident *Be enrolled as a full-time college student and complete at least 12 credits per semester at Colorado State University *Maintain a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0 *Not incur additional indebtedness in excess of $1,500 per year for each academic year that they are a Reisher Scholar. Scholars are strongly discouraged from taking out loans unless they are absolutely necessary. *Must work an average of ten hours per week in a paid position during the school year *Must file the FAFSA by March 1st each year *Must attend required Reisher events and respond to inquiries from their Reisher Advising/support team in a timely manner *Must continue to have financial need
Award Amount: The award amount varies between $4,000 and $11,000. Those eligible can receive the scholarship for up to three years.
Application Process: www.reisher.casa.colostate.edu *Reisher Scholars Program Application including essay responses *Financial aid application/FAFSA: Complete the 2018-2019 Free Application for Federal Student Aid at www.fafsa.ed.gov by March 1, 2018. List Colorado State University as a school choice to receive the results of your FAFSA. Our school code is 001350. Submit any additional documents requested by Student Financial Services within a week of their request for the additional information to be considered in time. Incomplete applications will not be considered for a Reisher Scholars Program award. You may not be notified that your application in incomplete until the selection process is over, so we recommend that you check your application carefully to be sure it is complete prior to submitting it. Submit the completed application (next page) and essay responses to: Reisher Scholars Program Attn: Shari Douglas Center for Advising and Student Achievement 121 TILT Building Colorado State University 1052 Campus Delivery Fort Collins, CO 80523-1052 Tel: (970) 491-7711 / Fax: (970) 491-1133
Deadline: March 1, 2019
Contact Information: Reisher Scholars Program Attn: Shari Douglas Center for Advising and Student Achievement 121 TILT Building Colorado State University 1052 Campus Delivery Fort Collins, CO 80523-1052 Tel: (970) 491-7711 / Fax: (970) 491-1133 http://Reisher Scholars Program Attn: Shari Douglas Center for Advising and Student Achievement 121 TILT Building Colorado State University 1052 Campus Delivery Fort Collins, CO 80523-1052 Tel: (970) 491-7711 / Fax: (970) 491-1133
Additional Information: NA


Funding Source: Puksta Scholars Program

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Description: These are two prestigious renewable scholarships that support highly motivated, hard-working students with a passion for volunteering. If this sounds like you, please see the criteria below and visit our CSU CASA website at http://osp.casa.colostate.edu/ to apply by the application due dates indicated below.
Eligibility: Be a current first-year CSU student participating in the Key Communities and/or SLiCE Programs or equivalent university leadership development program Be a Colorado resident at time application is submitted for tuition classification purposes or can be classified as an in state student for tuition purposes in accordance with the Colorado ASSET Bill, Senate Bill 13-033 Have a CSU cumulative GPA of 2.0 or higher by end of fall 2018 semester. Demonstrate past and ongoing contributions to service and/or community engagement projects and activities File a 2019-2020 Free Application Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) by March 1, 2019.
Award Amount: $5,000 each year: 3-4 years as long as eligibility is maintained
Application Process: The application will open December 1, 2018. To apply visit http://osp.casa.colostate.edu/puksta-scholarship.aspx
Deadline: March 1st at 11:59 p.m. every year.
Contact Information: Kate Wormus at (970) 491-7095 or Katharine.wormus@colostate.edu#mailto:Kate Wormus at (970) 491-7095 or Katharine.wormus@colostate.edu#
Additional Information: NA


Funding Source: CSU Student Financial Services

Date Posted: 11/19/2013

Description: There are many scholarship opportunities that are offered through the CSU portal. Make sure to look on the financial aid website to better narrow down your options for scholarships that fit you best. https://financialaid.colostate.edu/
Eligibility: Eligibility varies across all of the scholarships offered.
Award Amount: Varies among scholarships.
Application Process: Please visit the website to see all the opportunities and applications you are eligible to fill out. https://colostate.academicworks.com/opportunities?utf8=%E2%9C%93&term=&scopes%5B%5D=2&form_fields%5B190%5D=&form_fields%5B991%5D=&form_fields%5B193%5D=&form_fields%5B184%5D=&form_fields%5B187%5D=&commit=Filter+Opportunities
Deadline: March 1st of every year
Contact Information: Any questions can be answered on the Frequently Asked Questions page. https://financialaid.colostate.edu/scholarship-faqs/
Additional Information: NA


Funding Source: Colorado Women's Education Foundation

Date Posted: 02/10/2014

Description: The sponsor provides a scholarship for women in need of financial assistance to attend a college or university.
Eligibility: To be eligible an applicant must be must be 1) a woman at least 25 years of age 2) a U.S. citizen 3) a resident of Colorado for at least 12 months prior to the application deadline (May 31st) 4) and enrolled in or attending an accredited educational institution of high learning or vocational training
Award Amount: Not listed
Application Process: Go to the website for the online application. https://cwef.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/04/Major1-Revise-2018-Scholarship-application.pdf
Deadline: May 31st every year
Contact Information: Colorado Women's Education Foundation P.O. Box 1189 Boulder, CO 80306-1189 U.S.A. E-mail: office@cwef.org Web Site: http://cwef.org/scholarships/ Program URL: http://cwef.org/scholarships/how-to-apply/ Tel: 303-443-2573
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Funding Source: The Helen M. McLoraine Scholarship Program for Foster Care and Emancipating Youth

Date Posted: 2/10/2014

Description: Helen M. McLoraine Scholarship for Foster Care & Emancipating Youth Scholarships for individuals who have been in the Colorado foster care system for a minimum of 24 months between the ages of 13 and 18 who are planning to attend or are attending a trade or vocational school, community college, or four-year institution. This program is for youth in the Colorado foster care system or youth that have emancipated.
Eligibility: Visit the website at: https://denverfoundation.academicworks.com/opportunities/381 to see all requirments in order to apply for this scholarship and to be considered for it.
Award Amount: Awards can be up to $10,000 per year with an average award size of $5,000
Application Process: http://www.denverfoundation.org/grants/page/scholarships https://denverfoundation.academicworks.com/opportunities/381
Deadline: May 4th 2019
Contact Information: https://denverfoundation.academicworks.com/opportunities/381
Additional Information: NA


Funding Source: League of United Latin American Citizens

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Description: The sponsor will award scholarships to qualified Hispanic students who are enrolled or are planning to enroll in accredited colleges or universities in the United States.
Eligibility: Applicants must meet the following criteria to be considered for a scholarship: Must be a U.S. citizen or legal resident; Must have applied to or be enrolled as a full-time student in a college, university, or graduate school, including 2-year colleges, or vocational schools that lead to an associate's degree. A student will not be eligible for a scholarship if he/she is related to a scholarship committee member, the Council President, or an individual contributor to the local funds of the Council.
Award Amount: Applicants are eligible for the following three types of scholarship awards: National Scholastic Achievement Awards ($2000 and higher); Honors Awards ($500 to $2000); and General Awards ($250 to $1000). Scholarships may be used for the payment of tuition, academic fees, room, board, and the purchase of required educational materials and books.
Application Process: Contact: Maritza Bosques: National Scholarship Coordinator Address: LULAC National Education Service Centers, Inc - National Headquarters 2000 L Street, NW Suite 610 Washington, DC, MD 20036 U.S.A. E-mail: mbosques@lnesc.org Web Site: http://www.lnesc.org Program URL: www.lnesc.org/site/338/scholarships/LULAC-National-Scholarship-Fund Tel: 202-835-9646x111 Fax: 202-835-9685 Deadline Ind: Receipt Deadline Open: No *See Restrictions for further information.
Deadline: Multiple deadlines. Please check website for individual deadlines.
Contact Information: Contact: Maritza Bosques: National Scholarship Coordinator Address: LULAC National Education Service Centers, Inc - National Headquarters 2000 L Street, NW Suite 610 Washington, DC, MD 20036 U.S.A. E-mail: mbosques@lnesc.org
Additional Information: Citizenship/Country of Applying Institution: U.S.A. Citizenship (including U.S. Territories) U.S. Permanent Resident Locations Tenable: U.S.A. Institution (including U.S. Territories) Appl Type(s): Minority Individual Graduate Student Undergraduate Student Target Group(s): Minority-Hispanics


Funding Source: College of Natural Sciences Website

Date Posted: 11/19/2013

Description: The CSU Scholarship Application (CSUSA) is available on-line via RAMweb and is due March 1, 2019. There are several scholarships available through the department and college as well as those available university-wide. We recommend you check out the Student Financial Services Scholarship Information web site at: http://sfs.colostate.edu/scholarships/index.aspx.
Eligibility: Eligibility: To be considered for any scholarship in the College of Natural Sciences, students must meet the following requirements: Your primary major must be in the College of Natural Sciences. If you have a minor or concentration in the College of Natural Sciences, but your primary major is in another college, you are not eligible. Be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident. Be accepted for admission (new freshman or transfer student) or a continuing student in one of the majors in the College of Natural Sciences on or before February 12, 2018. If you are a double major, your primary major must be in the College of Natural Sciences. Be a full-time student (12 credits or more) for the 2018-2019 academic year. Dropping below full-time may result in the forfeiture of the scholarship. Meet other special requirements as noted.
Award Amount: Varies
Application Process: 1. All students must submit contact information in the CSUSA for two (2) individuals who know you well and can speak for your past academic accomplishments and your potential for future academic success. (Remember to ask his or her permission before you list someone.) These contacts will be notified within 72 hours with instructions to submit their letters of recommendation. They will be required to submit a letter of recommendation online. Recommendation letters submitted online must be a Microsoft Word, PDF, or text file. If you are an incoming freshman, recommendations are taken very seriously and are to address your academic record. Letters from teachers are ideal; therefore, at least one letter must be from a teacher. If you are a current CSU student or a transfer student, at least one recommendation must be from a professor or GTA, preferably one in your major. College students should not use high school teachers as recommenders. 2. All students must complete the "Extracurricular Activities," "Awards/Honors/Scholarships," and "Goals" sections of the CSUSA application carefully. The Scholarship Committee is particularly interested in your previous activities and achievements in the area of math and science. Be sure to list all of your activities, achievements, and awards completely. Also, be sure your statement of "Goals" clearly addresses the questions asked in that section. Proofread these sections carefully! Do not rely on your computer's spell check. If you already completed these sections, you can go back and make changes.
Deadline: Remember, all supplemental scholarship materials must be received online (preferred) or in the College of Natural Sciences Dean's Office by 5:00 p.m. on Monday, March 1, 2014, and the online CSUSA application must be completed by 11:00 p.m. MST, March 1, 2014. In order to allow your recommenders enough time, you should complete the recommendation section no later than February 25, 2014. Post-marked dates will not be honored and late deliveries will not be accepted.
Contact Information: For questions/clarification, please contact: CNS Scholarship Coordinator (970) 491-1300 Email: CNS_Scholarships@mail.colostate.edu#mailto:For questions/clarification, please contact: CNS Scholarship Coordinator (970) 491-1300 Email: CNS_Scholarships@mail.colostate.edu#
Additional Information: For more information on the CNS Scholarship Application process visit: http://www.natsci.colostate.edu/students/scholarships/scholapply.cfm.


Funding Source: Colorado Women's Education Foundation

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Description: Colorado Women's Education Foundation is a non-profit organization that provides scholarships to Colorado women of non-traditional student age. These women, usually single, have been widowed, abandoned, or divorced and may suddenly find themselves struggling to support themselves and their families. They realize that education is the key to becoming economically self-sufficient; and often times they are the first in their extended family to attend college. Since they are older, they are often forgotten or excluded by other scholarship programs. Our non-profit organization depends completely on donations and wants to do more to empower Colorado women.
Eligibility: Eligible applicants must demonstrate financial need, scholastic ability, leadership skills, and career goals. To be eligible you must be: A woman at least 25 years of age A U.S. citizen A resident of Colorado for at least 12 months prior to the application deadline Enrolled in or attending an accredited educational institution of higher learning or vocational training located in Colorado
Award Amount: N/A
Application Process: http://cwef.org/scholarships/how-to-apply/ Submit your application, with NO two-sided pages or staples, postmarked no later than May 31 Colorado Women's Education Foundation P.O. Box 1189 Boulder CO 80306-1189
Deadline: The application deadline is May 31 for fall semester awards. Applicants will be contacted in late August about scholarship awards. Scholarship funds awarded by CWEF will be applied to the recipient's account at her school.
Contact Information: office@cwef.org 303-443-2573
Additional Information: www.cwef.org


Funding Source: American Indian Education Foundation

Date Posted: 11/19/2013

Description: The mission of our Scholarship service is to give more American Indians and Alaskan Natives the resources and encouragement they need to learn and succeed. By harnessing the power of knowledge, these future leaders can bring about positive changes in their own lives and in their communities. Undergraduate: Applications submitted by eligible Native American students each spring are reviewed by members of the Scholarship Committee, who award the competitive grants. Up to $2,000 per year is paid directly to each recipient's college or university***. Grantees must maintain a grade point average of at least 2.0 and submit grades to us each semester. Graduate: Students must be enrolled between 6-18 credit hours so that the scholarship is accessible to both part time and full time graduate students. The level of scholarship funding is dependent on the number of hours enrolled in graduate studies. Students must have a GPA of 2.5 or above in order to be eligible for the scholarship. Online courses and ABD (all but dissertation) are not applicable for the graduate scholarship. All American Indian/Alaska Native students who are enrolled in their tribe, or have a parent who is an enrolled member are eligible.
Eligibility: Applicants must be: of Native American or Alaska Native descent (student or one parent must be enrolled and have documentation); attending an accredited two or four year college/university or technical/vocational school; and be enrolled as a full-time student. A GPA of between 2.0 - 3.4 is desirable (but all current or future undergraduate college students are encouraged to apply). An ACT score of 14 or above is desirable.
Award Amount: Funding Limit: $2,000 ACAD YR Duration: 1 YEAR(s)
Application Process: http://www.nativepartnership.org/site/PageServer?pagename=aief_services_scholarships
Deadline: The deadline for the 2019-2020 school year is April 4th 2019. Awarded students will be notified July 1st.
Contact Information: American Indian Education Foundation 2401 Eglin Street Rapid City, SD 57703 Tel.: (866) 866-8642 Student Contact: mlee@nrc1.org#mailto:American Indian Education Foundation 2401 Eglin Street Rapid City, SD 57703 Tel.: (866) 866-8642 Student Contact: mlee@nrc1.org
Additional Information: http://www.nrcprograms.org/site/PageServer?pagename=aief_progs_sf_scholarshipfund


Funding Source: Chinese Government Scholarships

Date Posted:

Description: Various scholarships offered by the Chinese government for students who wish to study abroad in China.
Eligibility: Applicants should have a strong interest in Chinese language and culture, and participating in excahnges programs between the US and China. Applicants are required to be: *US citizens or legal permanent residents in the US *Full-time students enrolled in AASCU institutions *Students with an overall GPA of 3.0 or above
Award Amount: Each scholarship is valued at approximately $10,000 for the one-year program. This includes tuition, room and board, health insurance, travel/converence allowance/fees, and a stipend.
Application Process: Please visit the website for more information. http://www.aascu.org/programs/InternationalPrograms/StudyinChina/
Deadline: The due date will be announced after the online application becomes available in the Fall semester (every year).
Contact Information: The complete application package should be mailed to: Sufei Li Manager of Inernational Programs American Association of State Colleges and Universities 1307 New York Avenue, N.W., 5th Floor Washington, D.C. 20005
Additional Information: NA


Funding Source: Various

Date Posted:

Description: Student Scholarships.org Colorado's Leading Source for Finding Scholarship Money
Eligibility: Varies - There are multiple scholarship listings on this site!
Award Amount: Varies among scholarships offered
Application Process: Varies depending on the scholarship applying for
Deadline: Varies depending on the scholarship applying for
Contact Information: http://www.studentscholarships.org/
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