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First 10 minority scholarships:
Dr. Nancy Foster Scholarship Program
 
Amount:
up to $42,000: a 12-month stipend of $30,000, in addition to an annual cost-of-education allowance of up to $12,000; and up to $10,000 support for a four to six week research collaboration at a NOAA facility. A maximum of $94,000 may be provided to masters students (up to 2 years of support and one research collaboration opportunity) and up to $188,000 may be provided to doctoral students (up to 4 years of support and two research collaboration opportunities).
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
December 9th
The NOAA Office of National Marine Sanctuaries is seeking applications for the Dr. Nancy Foster Scholarship Program from individuals, particularly women and minorities, who, due to financial constraints, may otherwise not be able to pursue an advanced degree in oceanography, marine biology, maritime archaeology and all other science, engineering, social science and resource management disciplines involving ocean and coastal areas. The program seeks to increase the number of women and minorities in these scientific disciplines, particularly as they relate to the mission of the NOAA Office of National Marine Sanctuaries.
Contact:
All correspondence should be directed to the Nancy Foster Scholarship email address: fosterscholars@noaa.gov The mailing address for all Dr. Nancy Foster Scholarship Program correspondence is: Dr. Nancy Foster Scholarship Program NOAA Office of National Marine Sanctuaries 1305 East-West Highway, 11th Floor Rm 11423 Silver Spring, MD 20910 Url: fosterscholars@noaa.gov.
National Urban Fellow Program (NUF)
 
Amount:
Fellows receive a $25,000 stipend, health insurance, a book allowance, relocation and travel reimbursement, and full payment of tuition, in addition to their ongoing personal and professional development.
Awards:
40-50
Deadline:
Dec 10
National Urban Fellows is a competitive program in which students earn an MPA from the School of Public Affairs through a combination of mentorships and on-campus study. Through its leadership development program, National Urban Fellows has successfully prepared over 1,000 mid-career people of color and women for leadership and management positions in government and nonprofit sectors. Fellows are exposed to a unique combination of academic training and hands-on experience in a nine-month mentorship with a prominent public official, administrator or manager. Program Design: National Urban Fellows is a rigorous 14-month, full-time graduate program comprised of a full time academic curriculum and a nine-month mentorship, leading to a Master of Public Administration (MPA) degree from Baruch College/ City University of New York. An MPA degree is awarded to Fellows upon completion of all academic and program requirements.
Contact:
National Urban Fellow Program (NUF) Street: 102 West 38th Street, Ste. 700 Zip: 10018 City: New York, NY E-mail: 2012intent@nuf.org Website: http://www.NU F.org
AXA Achievement Scholarship
 
Amount:
Up to $25,000
Awards:
62
Deadline:
December 15
Be United States citizens or legal residents living or claiming residency in one of the 50 United States, District of Columbia or Puerto Rico Be current high school seniors who plan to enroll full-time in an accredited two-year or four-year college or university in the United States for the entire 2015-2016 academic year. Demonstrate ambition and self-drive as evidenced by outstanding achievement in school, community or work-related activities Special consideration will be given to achievements that empower society to mitigate risk through education and/or action in areas such as financial, environmental, health and/or emergency-preparedness Eligible students are encouraged to apply for both the Achievement and Community scholarships, but a student may receive only one of these AXA-sponsored scholarships.
Airports Council International-North America Scholarships
 
Amount:
$2500
Awards:
Up to 3 awards per fall and spring semesters
Deadline:
December 15 and April 15
Applicants must be officially enrolled in an accredited college or university as an undergraduate or graduate student. College or University must be within the U.S. or Canada. Undergraduate students must be enrolled in an airport management and/or airport operations program. Graduate students must be focused on research related to airport management and/or airport operations. Minimum GPA 3.0. Two letters of recommendation, personal statement, official transcripts and current resume must accompany application.
Contact:
University Aviation Association ATTN: ACI-NA Commissioners Scholarship Fund 3410 Skyway Drive Auburn, AL 36830 Phone: (334) 844-2434 URL: www.aci-na.org/about/scholarships
Hooked To Books Scholarship New!
 
Amount:
$1000
Awards:
1
Deadline:
December 22
- Participant: all current and future college students who are 15 years old or older from worldwide; - Language of the essay: English (in academic or non-academic style); - Format: Word Doc or PDF; - Submission: Email to scholarships@hookedtobooks.com with the subject line of "Scholarship Application" and the following information in the body of the submission email: full name, contact address, phone number, where the participant are currently attending or planning to attend school, whether it will be ok if the essay is published at our blog; - Only one (1) submission per student is allowed.
Contact:
Hooked to Books 109 Morgan Street Logan West Virginia 25601 E-mail: michelle@hookedtobooks.com Url: https://www.hookedtobooks.com/scholarship/
Franchise Law Diversity Scholarship Program
 
Amount:
$4000
Awards:
1
Deadline:
December 31
Students must be enrolled in an ABA-accredited law school. Must have 2L or 3L status during the period of the scholarship and must be enrolled in at least one course oriented towards franchise law (e.g. Torts, Unfair Trade Practices, Trade Secrets, Antitrust, Trademarks, Contracts, Agency, Securities). Applicants must be considered a member of a diverse group (African-American, American Indian, Hispanic American, Asian American, or Gay/Lesbian).
Contact:
Miriam L. Brewer, Director of Education & Diversity IFA Educational Foundation 1501 K Street, N. W., Suite 350, Washington D. C. 20005 Website: www.franchise.org
Go Red Multicultural Scholarships
 
Amount:
$2500
Awards:
16
Deadline:
December 31
Must be a female of Hispanic, African-American or other minority origin. Must be a U.S. citizen/permanent resident of the United States and currently enrolled in an accredited college, university, health care institution or program in the U.S., Must have a minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA.
Contact:
Address 7272 Greenville Ave. Dallas, TX 75231 Customer Service 1-800-AHA-USA-1 1-800-242-8721 For questions, contact us at GoRedScholarship@heart.org. Website: www.goredforwomen.org
Tuition Incentive Program (TIP)
 
Amount:
Provides tuition assistance for up to 24 semesters or 36 term credits for first two years. Up to $2,000 total assistance for third and fourth years.
Awards:
Minimum 10,000
Deadline:
First-November 1, Second-February 15, Third-May 1, Fourth-August 1
TIP provides assistance in two phases: Phase I covers tuition and mandatory fees for eligible applicants at an approved credit-based Michigan community college, public college, independent degree-granting institution, federally-funded tribal college or Focus Hope. For Phase 1 assistance, applicant must be enrolled in a certificate program or working towards associate degree. Phase 2 assistance provides eligible applicants with up to $2000 dollars towards total tuition at a 4-year in-state college, university or degree-granting program. Must be U.S. citizen, U.S. national or permanent resident who holds an I-551 or I-551C or must hold an Arrival-Departure record (I-94) with designation as "Refugee", "Asylum Granted", "Parolee", "Victim of human trafficking", T-visa holder (T-1, T-2, T-3, etc.) or "Cuban-Haitian Entrant". Must be Michigan resident. Must receive high school diploma or GED before the age of 20. Tip eligibility ends 10 years from date of high school or GED completion. Must be enrolled at least part-time. Must not be in default of a federal student loan. Incarcerated/Felony students are eligible for this program.
Contact:
Tuition Incentive Program Office of Scholarships and Grants Student Financial Services Bureau Michigan Department of Treasury P. O. Box 30462 Lansing, MI 48909-7962 Toll Free: 1-888-4-GRANTS (1-888-447-2687) or e-mail welchk1@michigan.gov Website: www.michigan.gov/osg
Association of Nontraditional Students in Higher Education Scholarships
 
Amount:
Varies
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
January/February
Applicants must be a member of ANTSHE and either a graduate student, or an undergraduate student at either a two or four year institution. Eligible applicants must maintain a minimum cumulative grade point average as follows: graduate students must have a minimum GPA of 3.5, and undergraduate students must have a minimum 3.25 GPA.
Contact:
Contact Dr. R. Lee Viar IV to learn about some of the scholarship and/or sponsorship opportunities available at ANTSHE: Call: 301-992-2901 or email: president@antsheboardofdirectors.org Website: www.antshe.org
Aetna/ NCEMNA Scholars Program
 
Amount:
Up to $2000
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
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This scholarship is open to ethnic minority BSN and masters degree nursing students interested in pursuing research careers with a focus on eliminating minority health disparities. Applicants must be a member of one of the five NCEMNA member associations: Asian American/Pacific Islander Nurse Association, National Alaska Native American Indian Nurses Association, National Association of Hispanic Nurses, National Black Nurses Association and Philippine Nurses Association of America. Scholarship recipients are nominated by their association.
Contact:
Dr. Betty Smith Williams President Emerita, National Coalition of Ethnic Minority Nurse Associations 6101 West Centinela Avenue Suite 378 Culver City, CA 90230 Phone: 310.258.9515 Fax: 310.258.9513 Email: bwilliams@ncemna.org www.ncemna.org