- IGERT Joint Program in Applied
Mathematics & Earth and Environmental Science
- Ron Brown Scholarships (www.RonBrown.org).
Leadership, community service, all fields. This is one of most
prestigious scholarships and it's very, very competitive.
- Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship
It's renewable. Academic merit, leadership, community service,
- Project Excellence Scholarships
Academic merit, leadership, community service, all fields.
- Intel Science Talent Search (www.sciserv.org/sts)
You must present a scientific research project.
- Gates Millennium Scholarships
The Gates Millennium Scholarship is to promote academic excellence
and to provide an opportunity for thousands of outstanding students
with significant financial need.
- NSBE Scholarships -- National
Society of Black Engineers (www.nsbe.org/scholarships).
This is primarily for engineering students, and others majoring
in related disciplines
- Ambassadorial Scholarships (www.rotary.org/foundation/educational/amb_scho/index.html/).
This is the prestigious "rotary" organization scholarship
for students who can speak another language and want to study
abroad in the "host" country of that language. You should
have completed at least 2 years of college work.
- Xerox Technology Minority Scholarship--Go
to: www.xerox.com and
type in "Scholarship" in the search engine. This is
a good scholarship for strong minority scholarships for students
studying in areas like chemistry, engineering, physics, and "tech"
- NCAA Scholarships (National Collegiate
Athletic Association) Go
This is the major NCAA sports
association student-athletes are associated with. Awards are given
all sports categories. Awards are also available for sports related
study (like sports journalism).
- Harry S. Truman Scholarship--Go
to: www.truman.gov The is
the most prestigious scholarships, shaped for students who intend
pursue a career targeted to public service or government. Graduate
should be a goal, with a portion of the funds directed there.
You must be atleast a junior, and your college must nominate you.
A "nomination" package must be created.
- Society of Women Engineer Scholarships
These scholarships are targeted for women who are majoring in
engineering or computer science.
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