Other Scholarships

Title Deadline Criteria
Ron Brown Scholar Program 1/9/17 African-American students with financial need and demonstration of leadership.
Native American Scholarships 1/15/17 Native American students.
RMHC Scholarships 1/18/17 Students in financial need who have demonstrated academic achievement, leadership and community involvement.
Cancer for College Scholarships 1/31/17  Cancer for College ScholarshipsStudents who have or have had cancer.
Army Scholarship 2/1/17 Child of a former U.S. Army member who received an honorable/medical discharge.
Naomi Rabb Winston Scholarship in Two-Dimensional Art 2/1/17 Students aged 16 to 22 that demonstrate exceptional talent and promise future success
Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Authority 2/1/17 Various Categories and requirements
Jackie Robinson Scholarship 2/15/17 Minority students exhibiting leadership and financial need who are U.S. citizens. Requires transcript and recommendation letters.
American Association of University Women Scholarship 3/1/17 Female students who are U.S. citizens, Delaware residents, and high school seniors or graduates.
USA Fund: Access to Education Scholarship 3/1/17 Student loan information.
Army Emergency Relief Scholarship 3/1/17 Dependent child/stepchild or legally adopted child of U.S. Army soldier on active duty.
Intercollegiate Studies Institute Scholarship 3/1/17 Essay competition for essays of 1200 to 1500 words. Open to undergraduate students.
Greeting Card Scholarship Contest 3/2/17 High school/college students in the United States. Must submit a design for judging.
DCAD Art Scholarship 3/15/17 Delaware residents with 3.2-plus GPA who are planning to attend DCAD the following year.
Chevrolet Excellence Education Scholarship 3/16/17 African-American student with a minimum 3.3 GPA who is U.S. citizen or permanent resident. Requires community service, transcript, recommendations and essay.
George A. Thompson Memorial Scholarship from Christiana Rotary Club 3/30/17 Students with 3.0 GPA who have demonstrated character and leadership.
Hispanic Scholarship Fund 3/30/17 Hispanic students with high academic achievement, leadership and financial need.
Emma Bowen Minority Scholarship 3/31/17 African-American, Asian-American, Latino or Native American high school juniors and seniors and college freshman with 3.0 GPA and are U.S. citizens.
Young American Creative Patriotic Award 3/31/17 Students in grades 9 to 12, aged no older than 18, present artistic effort with a patriotic theme.
Moore Transfer Scholarship 3/31/17 Available to a student transferring from DCAD with 2.5 to 3.0 GPA. Must be a full-time student and submit 12 to 20 portfolio pieces.
P. Buckley Moss Endowed Scholarship 3/31/17 Graduating seniors with a language-related learning disability and financial need who plan to enroll in a visual arts program.
Evalee C. Schwartz Charitable Trust for Education 4/1/17 Undergrads who are U.S. citizens and have test scores among top 15 percent nationwide. Expected family contribution (EFC) of $4,000.
Gamma Theta Lambda Scholarship Sponsored by Alpha Phi Alpha 4/1/17 Male African-American students with 3.0 GPA, SAT scores and demonstrated leadership, community service and financial need. Short essay and interview required.
Gloria Barron Prize for Young Heroes 4/15/17 Legal residents of United States or Canada aged 8 to 18. Requires outstanding community service.
CJ Pony Parts Scholarship Video Contest 4/15/17 create a video related to a mustang
General Scholarship for Higher Learning 4/15/17 Students enrolled in two-year, four-year or graduate school.
College Jumpstart Scholarship Program 4/15/17 Complete Application; Essay (250 words or less) on your choice of one of their three topics
RunnerClick Scholarship 4/30/17 Complete Essay (2000-2500 words) on how staying active through sports can be very beneficail part of your life.
The OVID Scholarship 4/30/17 Transcrips; Essay (400 words or less) on why someone should follow you; Complete Application
CARiD Scholarship 4/30/17 Create photo inspired by any aspect of the automotice industry and email it
Get a Boost Scholarship 4/30/17 Complete Application; Essay (750 words or less) on your ideas that can help produce a truly smoke free world
Kitchen Cabinet Kings Entrepreneur Scholarship 4/30/17 Complete Applicaton; Essay (1500 words or less) on what areas or industries provide the greatest opportunities for small business owners to innovate and succeed?
Diets in Review Scholarship 4/30/17 Complete Application; Essay (1000-1500 words) on the topic of obesity
CBC Fine Arts Scholarships 5/1/17 Students pursuing performing or visual arts.
Monday Club Scholarship 5/1/17 Students of African American, Hispanic or Native American heritage.
IAPMO Scholarship Essay Contest 5/1/17 Essay topic: How would you promote the IWSH(International Water Sanitation and Hygiene) Projects and what slogan would you use to do so? (800 words or less)
Future Innovator Scholarship 5/1/17 3 mini-essays that you answer; Application
Heart Zones Inc Scholarship Contest 5/1/17 Essay topic: How has wearable technology, such as heart rate monitors and other activity trackers, changed the way you approach your fitness (500 words min)
America the Great?! Scholarship Slam! 5/10/17 Poem: if there are changes that need to be made to the country and why.
Global Teletherapy Scholarship 5/15/17 2,000 word essay on their choice topic
RC Judge Scholarship 5/21/17 700 – 1,000 word essay on how technology for remote control toys will change the future
B. Davis Schoalrship 5/22/17 Essay: describe the three characteristics of leadership you value the most. Discuss why you believe that these traits are so important and how you feel that they are developed in an individual
HCO College Scholarship 5/27/17 Essay: Give 3 reasons foreclosure happens and what are some creative ways, as a homeowner, you can protect yourself from these kinds of foreclosures. (500- 1,000 words)
Emily Woodward Scholarship 5/31/17 Essay: What does the future hold for money?; 3.0 GPA required
Source Supply College Scholarship Essay Contest 5/31/17 Essay: discuss the importance of keeping the enviornment clean. How does recycling make an impact on the enviornment? and how can the systems we, as a nation, have in place be improved? (1,000 words)
Azazie Scholarship 5/31/17 Essay: How would technology influence the fashion industry in the future? (500 – 800 words)
Ursano Scholarship 6/2/17 Dependent child/stepchild or legally adopted child of U.S. Army soldier on active duty.
Ivyane D.F Davis Memorial Scholarship 6/15/17 Students who have been in foster care in Delaware.
Wells Fargo CollegeSteps Sweepstakes 6/30/17 See website
Shout It Out Scholarship 9/30/17 Requires essay up to 250 words. See website for details.
Art Recognition & Talent Search (ARTS) 10/14/16 Students aged 15 to 18 may apply. Requires demonstration of talent.
Anne Ford Scholarship 11/13/16 Graduating high school senior with a documented learning disability and/or ADHD.
Elks Most Valuable Student Scholar 11/30/16 Requires scholarship, leadership and financial need.
Video Contest for College Students 12/15/16 Short film competition. Entrants must be currently enrolled in and attending a college/university.
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Educational Advancement Foundation Scholarships and Awards Varies See website
Cecil County Arts Scholarships Varies See website
Delaware Grants Varies Grants for Delaware students.
Fast Web Scholarship Search Varies Customizable search for scholarships.
Financial Aid Scholarship Search Tool Varies Find thousands of scholarships/grants suited to individual needs.
HACU Scholarship Program Varies Search for scholarship/grants for Hispanic students
Hispanic National Internship Program Varies Hispanic college freshmen with 3.0 GPA or higher. Offers paid summer and semester internships.
MALDEF Scholarship Resources Varies Search for opportunities.
NACAC Financial Aid Resources Varies Search for grants and scholarships and find tips for college
PNC Education Loan Center Achiever Scholarship Sweepstakes Varies Awarded every six months.
National Association of Secondary School Principals Awards Varies Various categories and requirements.
Scholarships.com Varies Free college scholarship search.
Scholastic Art Awards Scholarship Varies See website
BlackNews.com Scholarship Directory Varies Search for opportunities for African-American students.
Veterans Administration GI Bill Funding N/A Information about military benefits for education.
Delaware Scholarships Incentive Program (SCIP) See website Delaware residents with 2.5 GPA and financial need. File FAFSA by April 1.