Outside Scholarship Opportunities

Information concerning private aid programs is presented on this page for the convenience of Villanova University students. The University does not endorse, sponsor, or have any role in the administration of these private aid programs, and therefore disclaims any responsibility or liability for the information provided.

Title:
Children of Fallen Patriots Foundation
Sponsor: Children of Fallen Patriots Foundation
Eligibility: Provides college scholarships and educational counselling to military children who have lost a parent in the line of duty or due to service connection; aim to bridge the gap in funding between the VA and other resources, and the total cost of undergraduate college education/vocational school.Scholarships include, but are not limited to, assistance with: SAT/ACT prep and fees, college applications, registration fees, tuition (in-state, out-of-state, public, & private), room and board, off-campus living stipends, books, computers, tutoring, study abroad, summer enrollment, undergraduate student loans, and other miscellaneous expenses. Retroactive scholarship funding may also be available for students, including college graduates, who have already paid out of pocket for college-related expenses.
Award: Varies
How to Apply: More information available at www.fallenpatriots.org
Due Date: Varies
Title: AreaVibes 250 Scholarship
Sponsor: AreaVibes 250
Eligibility: Applicants must be a legal resident of the United States of America, attending high school, college, or a university, and be between the ages of 16 to 25.  
Award: $2,500
How to Apply: More information available at http://www.areavibes.com/scholarships/
Due Date: May 31, 2018
Title: PNC Education Loan Center Achiever Scholarship
Sponsor: PNC Education Loan Center
Eligibility:

To be eligible for an award, a student must meet the following requirements on the date of each sweepstakes drawing:

  • Legal resident of the United States who is 18 years of age or older by the end of the standard academic year, defined as running from June of the current year through May of the following year.
  • Verified to be an undergraduate college student enrolled at a PNC Solution LoanTM-eligible college or university during the term the scholarship is awarded. A list of eligible schools can be found here.
  • Additionally, the college/university must be located in one of the following states: AL, DC, DE, FL, GA, IL, IN, KY, MA, MD, MI, MO, NC, NJ, NY, OH, PA , SC, TN, VA, WV, WI.
  • Be able to provide documentation of eligibility if name is drawn.
Award: $2,000
How to Apply: More information available at https://pnc.financialliteracy101.org/scholarship/
Due Date: May 31, 2018 and November 30, 2018
Title: Internet and Education Scholarship
Sponsor: AT&T
Eligibility:

Applicant must be a US Citizen or Permanent Legal Resident of the United States. Employees of All Home Connections, its parents, affiliates and subsidiaries, participating advertising and promotion agencies, and prize suppliers (and members of their immediate family and/or those living in the same household of each such employee) are not eligible.

Incoming freshman: Applicant must be a current student and have a cumulative high school grade point average of at least 2.5 on a 4-point scale and must have taken either the ACT or SAT test. Applicant must also be a high school or home school senior graduating or earning a GED between August 1, 2017 and July 31, 2018 and will be attending an accredited college or university by Fall semester 2018.

Award: $1,000
How to Apply: Information available at https://www.attsavings.com/scholarship
Due Date: June 13, 2018
Title: NURSE Corps Scholarship
Sponsor: HRSA National Health Service Corps
Eligibility:

As a student accepted or enrolled in a diploma, associate, baccalaureate, or graduate degree nursing program, you can receive funding for tuition, fees, and other educational costs.

In exchange you must work at an eligible facility with a critical shortage of nurses-a Critical Shortage Facility (CSF)-upon graduation.  Applicants must be:

  • a U.S. citizen (born or naturalized), a national, or a lawful permanent resident;
  • enrolled—or accepted for enrollment—in a professional nursing degree program at an accredited school of nursing in the U.S.;
  • beginning classes no later than September 30;
  • free from any federal judgment liens;
  • free from an existing service commitment;
  • not overdue on a federal debt.
Award: Varies
How to Apply: Information available at https://bhw.hrsa.gov/loansscholarships/nursecorps/scholarship?utm_campaign=Get+NURSE+Corps+Scholarship+Application+Help+on+May+31&utm_medium=email&utm_source=govdelivery
Due Date: June 14, 2018
Title: AmericanMuscle Automotive Scholarship
Sponsor: AmericanMuscle
Eligibility: Applicant must be enrolled full-time in an American college, technical institute, or high school seniors planning to attend a college or post-secondary institution. Scholarship is  restricted to those students pursuing an automotive degree or related field of study.
Award: $2,000
How to Apply: Information available at https://www.americanmuscle.com/scholarships.html
Due Date: June 15, 2018 for Fall Semester
Title: ExtremeTerrain’s Student Scholarship
Sponsor: ExtremeTerrain
Eligibility: Students who are pursuing a degree in Environmental Studies, Environmental Research, Land Use, Earth & Atmosphere Studies, Sustainable Land Management, Parks and Recreation, Sustainable Agriculture Systems. Proof of enrollment is required along with submission.
Award: $3,000
How to Apply: Information available at https://www.extremeterrain.com/scholarships.html
Due Date: June 15, 2018 for Fall Semester; October 15, 2018 for Spring Semester
Title: #thefutureisfemale Scholarship
Sponsor: True & Co.
Eligibility: All applicants must be enrolling in/enrolled in/have graduated college with a 3.0 GPA or above. Winner will be required to submit transcripts and enrollment or offer letter; be an American Citizen/Resident.
Award: $3,000
How to Apply: Information available at https://trueandco.com/scholarship/
Due Date: June 29, 2018
Title: Action Behavior Center ABA Therapy Scholarship
Sponsor: Action Behavior Centers
Eligibility: Applicants must be a U.S. citizens or permanent residents enrolled in or planning to enroll in an accredited college or university full-time in 2018; with a focus in psychology, applied behavior analysis (ABA), early education, secondary education, sociology, biology, and other natural or applied sciences that related to autism; there is no minimum GPA requirement. 
Award: $1,000
How to Apply: Information available at http://www.actionbehavior.com/scholarship/
Due Date: Fall Semester June 30, 2018; Spring Semester November 30, 2018
Title:

 

OppU Achievers Scholarship
Sponsor: OppLoans
Eligibility: Be enrolled full time in high school or at least part time in college, graduate, professional, or trade school; Possess a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0/4.0; Be a U.S. citizen.
Award: $2,500  
How to Apply: More information available at https://www.opploans.com/scholarship/
Due Date: June 30, September 30, December 31, March 30
Title:

 

AfterCollege/AACN Scholarship
Sponsor: AfterCollege
Eligibility: Students who are seeking a baccalaureate, master’s or doctoral degree in nursing. Special consideration will be given to students in a graduate program with the goal of becoming a nurse educator; students completing an RN-to-BSN or RN-to-MSN program; and those enrolled in an accelerated program.
Award: $2,500 each Quarter
How to Apply: More information available at https://www.aftercollege.com/content/article/aftercollege-aacn-scholarship/76107013/
Due Date: June 30, September 30, December 31, March 31
Title: The Recovery Village HealthCare Scholarship
Sponsor: The Recovery Village
Eligibility:
  • U.S. citizen or permanent U.S. resident
  • Enrolled or accepted in an accredited college or university and plan to continue enrollment
  • Consent to a talent release and be willing to provide a digital photograph and quote for display on Advanced Recovery Systems (ARS) websites if notified as the winner
  • Graduating high school seniors who meet the above criteria are encouraged to apply
  • Pursuing a health-related degree program. Areas of study that will be considered include, but are not limited to, counseling, social work, emergency medicine, pre-med, nursing, psychology (with a focus on addiction counseling or a substance-abuse related field).
Award: $1,000
How to Apply: Information available at https://www.therecoveryvillage.com/scholarships/
Due Date: June 30, 2018
Title: Heart Disease Scholarship
Sponsor: Berger and Green Attorneys at Law
Eligibility: Applicants must have been diagnosed with heart disease or a congenital heart defect;  be an undergraduate orgraduate student; be enrolled in or have been accepted to an accredited college or university in the U.S.; minimum 3.0 GPA.
Award: $1,000
How to Apply: Information available at https://www.bergerandgreen.com/heart-disease-scholarship/
Due Date: June 30, 2018
Title: Empowered Future Teachers Scholarship
Sponsor: Education.com
Eligibility: Applicants must be pursuing a career as a preschool-5th grad teacher (any discipline); Enrolled at an accredited 2-year, 4-year, or technical/vocational college or university in the United States; Must be pursuing an Education-related degree scuh as: Child Development, Early/Elementary/middle Childhood Education, Special Education, Bachelor's in Education, Master's in Education, Doctorate in Education, Master of Arts in Teaching; Students who are minoring in Education or students who have already earned a degree in Education and are currently pursuing a degree in another discipline are also eligible to apply; Must be a US Citizen or Permanent Residentl Must have a minimum GPA of 3.0; Scholarship winnder must provide an official transcript for GPA and enrollment verification.
Award: $10,000
How to Apply: Information available at https://www.education.com/scholarships/
Due Date: June 30 and January 1 of each year
Title: Slumber Search Disrupt Scholarship
Sponsor: Slumber Search
Eligibility: Are current high school (or home school) seniors in the United States OR are current college students already studying in an accredited post-secondary school in the US; US citizens; Have completed or will complete high school, receiving a high school diploma or GED by September 2018; Are currently pursuing or planning to pursue a degree at a post-secondary US organization; Currently have a minimum 3.00 GPA
Award: $1,000 for the 2018-2019 academic year
How to Apply: Information available at http://www.slumbersearch.com/scholarship
Due Date: June 30. 2018
Title: Big Sun Scholarship
Sponsor: Big Sun Organization
Eligibility:

All student athletes are eligible regardless of the sport they are engaged in. The student must be a high school senior or be attending a post secondary institute.

Award: $500
How to Apply: Information available at http://www.bigsunathletics.com
Due Date: June 2018
Title: College Sports Recruiting Scholarship
Sponsor: College Sports Scholarships
Eligibility:
  • Any current or former student athlete. You do not need to be a college athlete to apply.
  • Current or future college students *High School seniors who will be attending college are eligible.
Award: $1,000
How to Apply: Information available at https://www.collegesportsscholarships.com/scholarship.htm
Due Date: July 1, 2018
Title:
Thrivent Student Resources Scholarship
Sponsor: Thrivent Student Resources
Eligibility: Must be 18 or older; currently attending/enrolled in school and have payable expenses to your institution; do not live in NY or FL
Award: $5,000
How to Apply: More information available at http://offer.thriventstudentresources.com/scholarship
Due Date: July 2 & April 2
Title: TubroTenant Housing Scholarship
Sponsor: TurboTenant
Eligibility:
  • Must be an undergraduate student living off-campus
  • Must have an independent landlord (no property management company, real estate agencies, etc.)
  • An applicant is ineligible if they have previously been awarded the TurboTenant Housing Scholarship
Award: $1,000
How to Apply: Information available at https://www.turbotenant.com/scholarship/
Due Date: July 31, 2018
Title: College Sports Recruiting Scholarship
Sponsor: College Sports Scholarships
Eligibility:
  • Any current or former student athlete. You do not need to be a college athlete to apply.
  • Current or future college students *High School seniors who will be attending college are eligible.
Award: $1,000
How to Apply: Information available at https://www.collegesportsscholarships.com/scholarship.htm
Due Date: July 1, 2018
Title: Pro Stock Hockey Student Athlete Scholarship
Sponsor: Pro Stock Hockey
Eligibility:

Through the Pro Stock Hockey Student Athlete Scholarship, we award the winning student $1,000 to be used toward his or her degree. In addition, we award $250 book scholarships to the two runners-ups. Undergraduate or graduate students must attend an accredited college or university and play for the school’s hockey team.

Award: $1,000
How to Apply: Information available at https://www.prostockhockey.com/scholarship/
Due Date: August 1, 2018
Title: BigRentz Engineering Scholarship
Sponsor: BigRentz
Eligibility:
  • Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher.
  • Currently be pursuing, or plan to pursue, an engineering degree with a discipline related to design, construction, and operation of machinery or structures (e.g., civil engineering, geotechnical engineering, structural engineering, agricultural engineering, industrial engineering, transportation engineering).
  • You may be a senior in high school, an undergraduate, graduate, or postgraduate student to be eligible.
Award: $5,000
How to Apply: Information available at https://www.bigrentz.com/scholarships/engineering
Due Date: August 3, 2018
Title: Beldon Scholarship
Sponsor: Beldon
Eligibility:

Seeking a degree in Business, Management, Communications, Marketing, or Related field; Have a minimum 3.5 GPA; Submit a 1,500-2,000 word essay entitled "Beldon Scholarship"; Include their full name and .edu email address in essay document.

Award: $1,000
How to Apply: Information available at https://www.beldon.com/scholarship
Due Date: September 1, 2018
Title: The Reedsy National Creative Writing Scholarship
Sponsor: Reedsy
Eligibility: Applicants must be a United States, Canada, or Australian citizen or permanent resident; accepted to or currently attending an accredited college or university for undergraduate or graduate program.  Application must include the first chapter (1,500 to 7,500 words) of an original novel you are currently writing or have written but not yet published.
Award: $1,000
How to Apply: More information available at https://blog.reedsy.com/scholarship/
Due Date:  September 21, 2018 for Fall and February 21, 2019 for Spring
Title: AES Scholarship
Sponsor: AES Engineering
Eligibility:
  • Must be a High School Senior or Student attending a post secondary education
  • Must submit an essay
  • Will be awarded on the basis of character, as determined by an evaluation of the essages that are submitted
  • Intended for future leaders across a wide spectrum of fields of study
Award: Up to $500
How to Apply: Information available at http://www.aesengineers.com/scholarships.php
Due Date:
October 6, 2018
Title: Live Your Dreams Awards
Sponsor: Soroptimist, Organization for Women
Eligibility:
  • Provides the primary financial support for yourself and your dependents. Dependents can include children, spouse, partner, siblings and/or parents.
  • Has financial need.
  • Is enrolled in or has been accepted to a vocational/skills training program or an undergraduate degree program.
  • Is motivated to achieve your education and career goals.
  • Resides in one of Soroptimist International of the Americas’ member countries/territories (Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Colombia,
    Ecuador, Guam, Japan, Korea, Mexico, Northern Mariana Islands, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Puerto Rico, Taiwan, United States of America, Venezuela).
  • Has not previously been the recipient of a Soroptimist Women’s Opportunity or Live Your Dream Award.
  • Does not have a graduate degree.
  • Is not a Soroptimist member, an employee of Soroptimist International of the Americas or immediate family of either.
  • Has a Social Security number or Tax ID number. (This is required for tax purposes and is only necessary if you are a resident of the United States. You will not be asked to share this information unless you have been given an award.)
Award: Up to $10,000
How to Apply: Information available at https://www.soroptimist.org/awards/eligibility.html
Due Date:
November 15, 2018
Title: The Direct Energy Live Brighter Scholarship
Sponsor: Direct Energy Services, LLC
Eligibility:
  • Must be a registered college student for the 2018-2019 school year
  • Must be 18 years of age or older
  • Must be a resident of any of the states where Direct Energy offers energy services: Connecticut, Delaware, Illinois, Indiana, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Texas, New Hampshire, Rhode Island and D.C.
  • Must have a minimum of 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale
  • Must submit copy of transcripts (official or unofficial) in one of our accepted formats: .doc, .pdf, .txt, .jpg, .png. File types of any other formats will not be accepted.
  • Must submit complete entry (including transcript, video link or essay, and accept official rules)
Award: Up to $5,000
How to Apply: Information available at https://www.directenergy.com/scholarship
Due Date:
November 30, 2018
Title:
Yorkshire Terrier Student Scholarship
Sponsor: GorjessPets
Eligibility: Applicants must be 18 years of age or older; Legal resident of the United States of America or Canada; enrolled full-time or part-time at a college in the United States of America
Award: $500
How to Apply: More information available at http://www.gorjesspets.com/yorkshire-terrier-scholarship
Due Date: December 1, 2018
Title: Nurses' Educational Funds Scholarship
Sponsor: Nurses' Educational Funds, Inc.
Eligibility: NEF Scholarships are for Master's and Doctoral degree study in Nursing.  Requirements vary depending on your degree, please visit the website for detailed requirements.
Award: Varies
How to Apply: More information available at http://www.n-e-f.org/how-to-apply.html
Due Date: February 1, 2019
Title: BlueWhite Scholarship
Sponsor: BlueWhite Foundation
Eligibility:

Candidates must be a rising Junior or Senior with good academic standing; have an unmet financial need as verified by the Villanova University Office of Financial Assistance; demonstrate Exemplary Character, Strong Motivation, and Personal Integrity; Have Strong Academic Ability; have a Superior Work Ethic as demonstrated by Employment History or alternatively by combination of Community Service and Employment History.

Award: Varies $4,000-$6,000
How to Apply: More information available at https://www.bluewhitescholarship.org/
Due Date: March 19, 2019
Title:

 

The Alumni Association Scholarship Fund of the Former Albert Einstein Medical Center - Nursing School of Philadelphia
Sponsor: AEMC Alumni Association
Eligibility: students demonstrating financial need in the pursuit of a nursing degree, whether Baccalaureate, Graduate, or Post-Graduate.
Award: $2,000
How to Apply: More information available at http://www.thenfp.org/
Due Date: March 30, 2019
Title:

 

The Hispanic Scholarship
Sponsor: Hispanic Scholarship fund
Eligibility: Candidates 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 a scholarship cycle (year); U.S. Citizen, Permanent Legal Resident, DACA or Eligible Non-Citizen (as defined by FAFSA); complete FAFSA or state based financial aid application (if applicable)
Award: $500-$5,000
How to Apply: More information available at https://www.hsf.net/scholarship
Due Date: March 30, 2019
Title: Jack F. Barger, Sr. Memorial Nursing Scholarship Fund
Sponsor: Department of Pennsylvania Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW)
Eligibility: Recipient must be at least one of the following: active duty service member, U.S. veteran, or child/spouse of a veteran or active duty service member. Recipient must be a resident of Pennsylvania. Recipient must be an undergraduate student. (4) Recipient is required to attend the local VFW district meeting to accept award.  Responsibility to document veteran/active duty status of candidate rests with student and is required if selected as a recipient.
Award: $1,000
How to Apply: More information available at http://www.thenfp.org/
Due Date: March 30, 2019
Title:

 

Polish Cultural Foundation
Sponsor: The Polish Cultural Foundation
Eligibility: Applicants must be of Polish descent, New Jersey residents, US Citizens or permanent residents.  Must have completed their freshman year at an accredited college or university and have earned a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or better.
Award: $2,000
How to Apply: More information available at http://www.pcfnj.org/programs/scholarship
Due Date: March 31, 2019
Title: Michele A. Campbell Memorial Nursing Scholarship
Sponsor: Elk County Community Foundation
Eligibility: Applicants must be a graduate of St Mary's area, Elk County Catholic, Johnsonburg Area, or Ridgway Area High Schools and enrolled as a second year student or higher in an accredited nursing program at a post seconday learning institution, and have a GPA of at least a 2.75.
Award: Award covers tuition, fees, and books for the fall, winter, or spring.
How to Apply: More information available at http://www.elkcountyfoundation.com/scholarships-and-grants/scholorships/
Due Date: April 1, 2019
Title: Nightingale Nursing Scholarship
Sponsor: Nightingale Awards of Pennsylvania
Eligibility: Applicants must complete the online Non-PhD Scholarship Application, including Personal Statement of Commitment; you MUST be a resident of Pennsylvania; submit 2 letters of recommendation, which address the selection criteria below (at least one letter must be from a nursing faculty member). All letters of recommendation must have applicant's name, as well as the address, telephone number, and email address of the person writing the recommendation. You are able to request letters of recommendation to be uploaded through the online application's system; submit your transcript of grades that includes the most recently completed semester with the required course in nursing. High school students may not apply. You must have completed at least one semester in nursing; submit a copy of your letter of acceptance or its equivalent into the nursing program with a beginning date being identified.
Award: Varies
How to Apply: More information available at http://www.nightingaleawards.org/scholarships/criteria-application/
Due Date: April 3, 2019
Title: FIERI Scholarship
Sponsor: FIERI Foundation
Eligibility: Applicants must be of Italian-American origin; already be attending college or a University, Graduate students may apply, (High School students are not eligible); must reside in the Bronx or Westchester County or attend a college or University located in the Bronx or Westchester or be majoring in Italian with the intention to teach.
Award: $5,000
How to Apply: Applications available at Villanova's Financial Assistance Office, Kennedy Building
Due Date: April 13, 2019
Title: CM CARES Religious Scholarship
Sponsor: Church Mutual Insurance Company Foundation
Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled full-time in a graduate or doctorate degree program in theology, ministry, or other religious field of study at an accredited theological seminary, college, or university for the 2019-20 academic year; maintain a GPA of 3.0; committed to entering the practice of full-time ministry in the United States; demonstrate personal impact through education, work experience, and volunteerism.
Award: $5,000
How to Apply: Applications available at https://www.churchmutual.com/cmcares/cmcares-scholars.cfm?landingpage=cmcares-scholars
Due Date: April 14, 2019
Title: PASFAA Scholarship
Sponsor: The Pennsylvania Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators
Eligibility:
  • Must be a Pennsylvania resident - If you are 18 years of age or older you must be a Pennsylvania resident for at least the 12 consecutive months before you file the FAFSA (excluding any time you are enrolled in a Pennsylvania postsecondary school, if you came into or remained in Pennsylvania for the purpose of attending a school or college). If you are under 18 years of age you must have a supporting parent or guardian who has been a Pennsylvania resident for at least the 12 consecutive months before you filed the FAFSA.
  • Enrolled at least half-time, in a degree-seeking program in a post-secondary institution of higher education OR a diploma/certificate program in the Nursing or BT&T Sector only.
  • Have a minimum GPA of 3.0 and have completed 30 credits or the hours equivalent from a post-secondary institution of higher education at the time of application.
  • Scholarships are non-renewable, but students are welcome to reapply.
  • Preference will be given to applicants attending schools that are part of the PASFAA membership.
  • No more than one scholarship per year will be given to each of the following sectors: Business Trade & Technical, Nursing, Private Four Year, Public Two Year, PASSHE, State- Related and Graduate Schools.
Award: $1,000
How to Apply: More information available at https://pasfaa.org/docs/forms/ScholarshipApp_2018.html
Due Date: May 1, 2019
Title:
HealthGrad.com Leadership Scholarship
Sponsor: HealthGrad.com
Eligibility: Applicants must be currently enrolled in undergraduate, graduate or Doctorate level programs; applicants who are currently enrolled in qualified healthcare related programs are encouraged to apply; only apply once in any 12-month period; min GPA 3.2.
Award: $2,000
How to Apply: More information available at http://www.healthgrad.com/scholarships/healthcare-leadership-scholarship/
Due Date: November 1, 2018 and May 1, 2019
Title:
The Healthline and NORD Stronger Scholarship
Sponsor: Healthline
Eligibility: Applicants must be
  • Current junior or senior in pursuit of an undergraduate degree (as of fall 2018)
  • Current U.S. resident
  • Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 from most recent college transcript
  • Demonstrated involvement in the advancement of rare and/or chronic disease(s), either through research, patient advocacy, raising awareness, or community building
Award: $5,000
How to Apply: More information available at https://www.healthline.com/health/scholarship-program#1
Due Date: May 1, 2019
Title:
The Rising Star Scholarship
Sponsor: The Friends of the Delaware County Women's Commission
Eligibility:

The Friends of the Delaware County Women’s Commission is seeking applicants for the 2018 Rising Star scholarship awards. Two one thousand dollar ($1,000) scholarships will be awarded. One is designated for a female Delaware County high school senior entering college in fall 2018. The other is for a resident of Delaware County who is a current full or part-time undergraduate woman student of a two or four year college. The scholarship funds will be sent directly to the recipients’ college or university accounts.

Application requires candidates to submit the following:
1. Academic transcript
2. Resume to include work, community service and leadership experience
3. Letter of reference from a faculty member or employer
4. Personal essay of 500 words or less. The topic of the essay is Pay Equity:
How do you see the impact on opportunities available for women and girls
today?

Award: $1,000
How to Apply: More information available at https://friendsofdcwc.wordpress.com/2018/04/19/1560/
Due Date: May 1, 2019
Title: Nordson BUILDS Scholarship
Sponsor: Nordson Corporation Foundation
Eligibility: Applicants must be High school seniors or college students enrolling in an accredited not-for-profit postsecondary institution; majoring in a field related to science, technology, engineering, mathematics or business and are interested in a career in manufacturing; attend college or live near a Nordson facility; maintain good academic standing; anticipate an Expected Family Contribution (EFC)that does not exceed the cost of attendance.
Award: Ranging from $2,000 to $10,000
How to Apply: More information available at https://www.ofic.org/smr/nordson
Due Date: May 15, 2019
Title: The Philadelphia Foundation
Sponsor: The Philadelphia Foundation
Eligibility:

varies

Award: Varies
How to Apply: Research available Scholarships at https://www.philafound.org/Scholarships/AvailableScholarships.aspx
Due Date: Varies
Title: National Hemophilia Foundation
Sponsor: Varies
Eligibility:

The National Hemophilia Foundation provides a list of scholarships for general information purposes only. Prospective candidates will need to check with the individual sponsor or administrator of a given scholarship program for more details on specific criteria or procedures for submitting an application.

Award: Varies
How to Apply: Research available Scholarships at https://www.hemophilia.org/Community-Resources/Scholarships
Due Date: Varies
Title: Ph.D. Scholarships
Sponsor: Varies
Eligibility:

Like all scholarships, eligibility requirements for doctoral scholarships vary according to program. Some doctoral scholarships come with employment commitments, along with other eligibility factors including: Eligible for doctoral study; Meet specific undergraduate GPA or other academic requirements; Pursuing a field of study related to the scholarship; Considering employment with the scholarship’s provider; Alumnus of the relevant college or university; Legal U.S. resident status; Agree to work for the scholarship provider for a specific period of time

The above list includes examples of common eligibility requirements and does not apply to all scholarships; some awards will have highly-specific and unique specifications not listed above. It is always a good idea to review eligibility requirements carefully before applying for and accepting any doctoral scholarship.

Award: Varies
How to Apply: Research available Scholarships at http://oedb.org/phd-scholarship/
Due Date: Varies
Title: Engineering Scholarships
Sponsor: Varies
Eligibility: Varies
Award: Varies
How to Apply: Research available Scholarships at http://www1.villanova.edu/villanova/engineering/resources/scholarships/undergradscholarships.html
Due Date: Varies
     
Title: Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship  
Sponsor: U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs  
Eligibility:
  • Receiving (or will receive) a Federal Pell Grant at the time of application or during the term of his/her study abroad program or internship
  • Applying to or been accepted into a study abroad program or internship eligible for credit by the student's accredited institution of higher education in the U.S.
  • Studying abroad for at least four weeks in one country (Programs where the student will study in more than one country are still eligible if the student will be in one country for at least four consecutive weeks.)
  • Studying or interning abroad in any country except Cuba or a country on the U.S. current Travel Warning list
 
Award: up to $5,000  
How to Apply: Application at https://www.iie.org/en/Programs/Gilman-Scholarship-Program  
Due Date: Varies    
Title: "No Essay" College Scholarship
Sponsor:  College Prowler
Eligibility:

Applicants must be a legal resident of the United States; international students with valid visas are also eligible; be currently attending, or within the next 12 months plan to enroll in, a high school or college listed on niche.com, or be the parent of a student who falls into one of those categories.

Award: $2,000
How to Apply: Application online https://colleges.niche.com/scholarship/apply.aspx
Due Date: Monthly
Title: Scholarships and Awards for Minority Students
Sponsor: www.onlineschools.org
Eligibility: Varies by Scholarship and Award
Award: Varies
How to Apply: Review scholarships available at http://www.onlineschools.org/financial-aid/minority/
Due Date:

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Title: Helping Women Reach the STARS
Sponsor: P.E.O  
Eligibility: Varies by Scholarship and Award
Award: Varies
How to Apply: Review scholarships available at http://www.peointernational.org/peo-projects-and-philanthropies
Due Date:

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Title: Advanced Education Nursing Traineeship
Sponsor:  Villanova University School of Nursing
Eligibility: Master of Science students enrolled as full-time or part-time. If part-time, must graduate within 12 months of receiving funds. All tracks, except clinical case manager and nurse anesthesia students currently beyond the first 12 months of study. Post master's certificate tracks eligible. Applicants should also have a GPA 3.0 or higher and be a United States citizen, non-citizen national or foreign national possessing visa permitting permanent residence in US.
Award: Tuition fees, monthly stipend
How to Apply: Contact the Dean's Office in the College of Nursing 
Due Date: N/A
Title: AmeriCorps
Sponsor:  AmeriCorps
Eligibility: College graduate willing to join AmeriCorps for 1 year
Award: Education Award: pays back student loans, student loan forbearance or deferment, Payment of accrued interest on a student loan forbearance by AmeriCorps, Modest living allowance, Health care during time of service
How to Apply: Application online http://www.nationalservice.gov/programs/americorps/segal-americorps-education-award
Due Date: N/A
Title: Bridge to Tomorrow Grant Program
Sponsor:  Jack Kent Cooke Foundation
Eligibility: Varies based on Scholarship
Award: Up to $15,000 per semester
How to Apply: (800) 498-6478 or http://www.jkcf.org/
Due Date: N/A
Title: College Scholarships
Sponsor:  College Scholarship.Org
Eligibility: Varies based on Scholarship
Award: Varies
How to Apply: Application online  www.collegescholarships.org
Due Date: N/A
Title: FastWeb Scholarships
Sponsor: FastWeb Scholarships
Eligibility: Eligibilty varies based on scholarship. Get personalized awards based on your individual profile. 
Award: Varies
How to Apply: Applications online  http://www.fastweb.com/college-scholarships
Due Date: Varies
Title: Emergency Assistance Award for Haitians
Sponsor:  Institute of International Education
Eligibility: Haitian citizen; enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program and your studies have been disrupted by the Jan 2010 earthquake.
Award: Varies
How to Apply: Contact Office of International Students, Connelly Center 
Due Date: N/A
Title: Emergency Nurses Association
Sponsor:  Emergency Nurses Association
Eligibility: All scholarship applicants MUST be EDNA members for at least 12 months prior to applying and MUST be currently licensed Registered Nurses.
Award: Varies
How to Apply: Application online www.ena.org
Due Date: N/A
Title: College Scholarships Database
Sponsor: Open Education Database
Eligibility: Eligibilty varies based on scholarship.  
Award: Varies
How to Apply: Visit http://oedb.org/scholarships/
Due Date: Varies
Title: College Scholarships Database
Sponsor: BestColleges.com
Eligibility: Eligibilty varies based on scholarship.  
Award: Varies
How to Apply: Visit http://www.bestcolleges.com/financial-aid/
Due Date: Varies
Title: GoodCall Scholarship Directory
Sponsor: GoodCall
Eligibility: Varies based on Scholarship
Award: Varies
How to Apply: Application online  http://www.goodcall.com/scholarships/
Due Date: N/A
Title: Latino College Dollars Scholarship
Sponsor:  Scholarships for Latino Students
Eligibility: Varies based on Scholarship
Award: Varies
How to Apply: Application online www.latinocollegedollars.org
Due Date: N/A
Title: Liberty Scholarships/Internships
Sponsor: Institute for Humane Studies
Eligibility: Undergraduate and Graduate applicants should be passionate about individual liberty and free markets.
Award: Varies
How to Apply: Application online https://theihs.org/graduate-students/scholarships-and-grants-graduate-students/
Due Date: N/A
Title: Marine Gunnery Sergeant John David Fry Scholarship
Sponsor:  Dept of Veterans Affairs
Eligibility: Children of active duty members of the Armed Forces who died in the line of duty on or after September 11, 2001.
Award: Varies
How to Apply: Application online  www.gibill.va.gov
Due Date: N/A
Title: National League for Nursing (NLN)
Sponsor:  Johnson & Johnson
Eligibility: Undergraduate, Graduate and Continuing Education Students
Award: Varies
How to Apply: Contact the Dean's Office in the College of Nursing  www.discovernursing.com
Due Date: N/A
Title: Nurse Anesthesia Traineeship
Sponsor:  Villanova University School of Nursing
Eligibility: MSN student, full-time
Award: Varies
How to Apply: Contact the Dean's Office in the College of Nursing 
Due Date: N/A
Title: Nursing Education Loan Repayment Agreement
Sponsor:  Division of Health Services
Eligibility: Maintain good grades.
Award: 60% of loan 2 years, 85% of loan 3 years.
How to Apply: Application online www.pheaa.org
Due Date: N/A
Title: Nursing Excellence Fellowship Grant
Sponsor:  National Hemophilia Foundation
Eligibility: RN's or Graduates
Award: $20,000 per research or clinical project (Conduct nursing research or clinical projects in bleeding disorders). 12-18 month term
How to Apply: Application online https://www.hemophilia.org/Community-Resources/Scholarships
Due Date: N/A
Title: Police Corps Scholarships
Sponsor:  US Department of Justice
Eligibility: Enrolled full-time pursuing a bachelors degree in any major.
Award: $7,500 per year ($30,000 maximum)
How to Apply: U.S. Department of Justice Response Center at (800) 421-6770
Due Date: N/A
Title: PSNA Scholarship
Sponsor:  PA State Nurses' Association
Eligibility: BSN & MSN candidates
Award: $500 (BSN) $1,000 (MSN)
How to Apply: Application online www.psna.org
Due Date: N/A
Title: Sallie Mae Fund
Sponsor:  The Sallie Mae Fund
Eligibility: Be accepted and plan to enroll as an undergraduate at a Title IV eligible, accredited, postsecondary, two- or four-year college or university, vocational or technical school in the United States or Puerto Rico, and meet program-specific eligibility requirements.
Award: Varies
How to Apply: Application online  http://go.salliemae.com/scholarship/
Due Date: Varies
Title: Scholarship America
Sponsor: Scholarship America
Eligibility: Eligibilty varies based on scholarship
Award: Varies
How to Apply: Application online https://scholarshipamerica.org/what-we-do/students-parents/open-scholarships/
Due Date: Varies
Title: The Scholarship Experts
Sponsor: ScholarshipExperts.com
Eligibility: Eligibilty varies based on scholarship.
Award: Varies
How to Apply: Application online  scholarshipexperts.com
Due Date: Varies
Title: Student Scholarships
Sponsor: StudentScholarships.org
Eligibility: Eligibilty varies based on scholarship.
Award: Varies
How to Apply: Applications online http://www.studentscholarships.org/
Due Date: Varies
Title: Scholarship Fund for Nursing Educators
Sponsor:  NLN Foundation for Nursing education, an affiliate of the National League for Nursing (NLN) and Johnson & Johnson
Eligibility: Nursing school candidates
Award: Unspecified
How to Apply: Dennis Hartenstine at (212) 812-0329 or www.discovernursing.com
Due Date: N/A
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Title: Sigma Theta Tau International Research Grant
Sponsor:  Sigma Theta Tau
Eligibility: Member of Sigma Theta Tau Research Proposal, intent and ability to do study.
Award: Up to $3,000
How to Apply: Application online www.nursingsociety.org
Due Date: N/A
Title: Southeastern Pennsylvania League for Nursing Inc.
Sponsor:  Southeastern Pennsylvania League for Nursing Inc.
Eligibility: Professional Nursing Student enrolled in Southeastern PA program
Award: Varies
How to Apply: Application online www.nln.org
Due Date: N/A
Title: Soroptomist International of the Americas
Sponsor:  Soroptomist International
Eligibility: Mature Women, Heads of Households
Award: Varies
How to Apply: Application online www.soroptimist.org
Due Date: N/A
Title: UNCF Scholarships
Sponsor: United Negro College Fund Scholarships
Eligibility: UNCF manages various scholarship programs and each program has its own eligibility criteria, open/close dates and required documentation. To apply for a UNCF scholarship, you must apply through the on-line application process. As many of the UNCF scholarships require that the scholarship recipient apply for Federal Student Aid, it is recommended that applicants complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
Award: Varies
How to Apply: Application online https://scholarships.uncf.org/?_ga=1.140789170.1280350832.1476307101
Due Date: N/A
     
Title: The National Catholic College Admission Association Scholarship  
Sponsor: The National Catholic College Admisson Association  
Eligibility: Applicant must a high school graduate accepted into one or more of the National CCAA member institutions. Recipients must also show proof of enrollment to the institution beginning with the fall semester of their college entry year. A recipient will be selected from each member region. Please see webiste for furher details.  
Award: Varies  
How to Apply: Application at http://www.catholiccollegesonline.org/students-parents/financial-aid/nccaa-scholarship.html  
Due Date: To be determined. Check website for up to date details.