Scholarships


Scholarships are gifts. They don’t need to be repaid. With millions of scholarships to choose from this page will help you to locate opportunities tailored to applicants based on criteria ranging from GPA to specific area of study.  Get matched to scholarships you’re qualified for from colleges, universities, organizations, foundations, corporations, government & more! Here are some great opportunities!

Undergraduate Scholarships

 

Barry Goldwater 

DEADLINE:  Complete applications, including all supporting materials, must be submitted by close of business 5PM Central January 25th, 2019.

Benefits 

  • $7,500 a year are provided to help cover costs associated with tuition, mandatory fees, books, room and board.
  • A sophomore who receives a Goldwater Scholarship will receive up to $7,500 in each of his/her junior and senior years.
  • A junior who receives a Goldwater Scholarship will receive up to $7,500 in his/her senior year.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Accredited 2- and 4-year academic institutions that have identified a Goldwater Campus Representative with the Foundation may nominate up to four students annually. No direct student applications or nominations by campuses without a Goldwater Campus Representative will be considered.
  • Be a full-time matriculated sophomore or junior pursuing a degree at an accredited 2- or 4-year institution of higher education during the 2017-2018 academic year
  • Intend to pursue a research career in a natural science, mathematics or engineering
  • Have a college grade point average of at least a 3.00 on a 4.00 scale, and
  • Be a U.S. citizen from the 50 states or the District of Columbia; a U.S. national for those students nominated by institutions in Puerto Rico, Guam, Virgin Islands, American Samoa, and Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands; or a permanent resident. A permanent resident nominated for the scholarship must include a letter stating his/her intent to become a U.S. citizen. A photocopy of the nominee’s Permanent Resident Card, also known as the Alien Registration Card or Green Card, must also be submitted.

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CyberCorps® National Science Foundation Scholarship For Service Program

DEADLINE:  Complete applications, including all supporting materials, must be submitted by close of business May 1st, 2018.

Benefits 

  • Fully-covered tuition.
  • Stipends of up to  $22,500.
  • Funds for health insurance, professional development and books.
  • Summer internships, typically paid, with a government organization.
  • Access to the CyberCorps® Scholarship for Service Job Fair, where scholarship recipients meet Federal or State, Local, Tribal, and Territorial government employment recruiters.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Must be a U.S Citizen or Lawful Permanent U.S. Resident.
    (Not dual, not an alien from a country on the state-sponsored terrorism list from the state department).
  • Must meet criteria for Federal employment.
  • Must be able to obtain security clearance, if required.
  • Demonstration of legitimate interest in, and commitment to, pursuing an Information Assurance or cyber-security-related careers with a government entity after graduation.
  • Scholarships are awarded on a merit-based basis.

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Graduate Scholarships

 

ASNT Fellowship Award

DEADLINE:  Complete applications, including all supporting materials, must be submitted by close of business October 15th, 2018.

Purpose

The ASNT Fellowship Award provides assistance to university or college graduate students in defraying costs of their post-graduate research in NDT/NDE. To fund research activity in nondestructive testing (NDT) at the graduate level, either master’s or doctoral.

Benefits 

  • The Financial Awards Committee selects up to five $20,000 awards each year, pending merit and number of submissions,

Eligibility Criteria

  • Universities or colleges with post-graduate engineering and science research programs are eligible.Specific accreditation, such as ABET accreditation, is not required.
  • Faculty Advisor must meet the requirement for directing the student’s graduate degree program as required by the nominating university.
  • No more than one proposal per faculty member will be considered annually.
  • Student must meet the requirement for the degree program described in the proposal as required by the nominating university.
  • The funds shall be used as described in the proposal submitted as part of the application documentation.
  • The intent is to support the students in the conduct of their studies or research need towards attaining a graduate level degree.

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CyberCorps® National Science Foundation Scholarship For Service Program

DEADLINE:  Complete applications, including all supporting materials, must be submitted by close of business May 1st, 2018.

Benefits 

  • Fully-covered tuition.
  • Stipends of up to $34,000.
  • Funds for health insurance, professional development and books.
  • Summer internships, typically paid, with a government organization.
  • Access to the CyberCorps® Scholarship for Service Job Fair, where scholarship recipients meet Federal or State, Local, Tribal, and Territorial government employment recruiters.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Must be a U.S Citizen or Lawful Permanent U.S. Resident.
    (Not dual, not an alien from a country on the state-sponsored terrorism list from the state department).
  • Must meet criteria for Federal employment.
  • Must be able to obtain security clearance, if required.
  • Demonstration of legitimate interest in, and commitment to, pursuing an Information Assurance or cyber-security-related careers with a government entity after graduation.
  • Scholarships are awarded on a merit-based basis.

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 (ISC)² Information Security Graduate Scholarship Program

DEADLINE: Applications close at 11:59 PM ET on April 17, 2018.

Benefit

Graduate applicants may be awarded up to US $5,000 each.

Eligibility

  • Must be pursuing, or plan to pursue, a degree with a focus on cyber security or information assurance.
  • Must be eligible to begin the first or second year of a Master’s Degree program or pursue doctoral studies.
  • GPA must be at least 3.5 on a 4.0 scale (or an analogous rank based on a comparable scale).
  • May be attending on campus or online.
  • May be attending full time or part time.
  • May be attending in the US or Internationally.
  • You do not currently need to be enrolled, however no awards will be disbursed until the recipient is enrolled in a college or university.

*Note:If you have just been accepted to Graduate School,or are just beginning classes, you will use the final cumulative GPA from your undergraduate degree transcript to meet this criteria
You may be a citizen of any country (US citizenship not required).

*If awarded: the award will be sent to the school with instructions that it be applied to tuition, fees and books.

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