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First 10 minority scholarships:

Amount:
Up to $2000
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
May 31
All applicants should be California residents. All of our scholarships are self-nominated. This means you can apply directly for our scholarship - your school does not need to be affiliated with CH&LAEF and you do not need to be nominated. Applicants who are solely interested in culinary arts will not be eligible for a scholarship. Applicants who are solely interested in general venue event planning will not be eligible for a scholarship. An interview will be required, either in-person or via video conference. Scholarships awarded up to a value of $2000 for one academic year, to successful applicants. Each general scholarship is for one academic year. Recipients may apply annually as a new applicant, and are encouraged to do so. To be considered, all materials must be submitted to CH&LA by the deadline. The online application must be completed and submitted with the following: A current resume of education, work experience and other relevant information normally found on a resume used when applying for a job. A copy of the transcript of classes completed and grades at your current school and the classes currently being taken. The transcript may be downloaded from the school website. A one-two page letter of personal description and career aspirations. Include information you consider relevant to receiving this scholarship, such as: work experiences, career aspirations, reason for choosing lodging industry, etc. A professional reference from an employer, or a letter from a teacher or professor (none of whom can be a relative).
Amount:
1st place-$6000, 2nd place-$3000, 3rd place-$1000
Awards:
3
Deadline:
May 31
Essay Contest. Student must submit 1-2 page essay. Must be currently enrolled in or accepted into 2-year or 4-year college or university, minimum 2.5 GPA, copy of high school and/or college transcripts, one letter of recommendation.
Contact:
Frito-Lay, Inc c/o M. Ochoa-Dennis 7701 Legacy Drive Mail drop: 4A-197 Plano, TX 75024-4099 URL: students.asu.edu/files/RYA%20scholarship.pdf
Amount:
$1000-$2500
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
May 31
Past applicants are strongly encouraged to reapply. All applicants must meet the following requirements: They must be from one of the following populations: African American, Hispanic American, or Native American. They must be a U.S. citizen or a permanent U.S. resident. They must be enrolled, on campus, in a full-time AACSB accredited marketing doctoral program, or a advertising doctoral program, and have successfully completed at least one year. They have not previously received a Valuing Diversity Scholarship.%u200B
Amount:
Free career training, college classes, and educational financial assistance to those who qualify.
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
Jun 01
CAREER PATHWAYS INITIATIVE SERVES CURRENT AND FORMER TRANSITIONAL EMPLOYMENT ASSISTANCE (TEA) RECIPIENTS, OR TANF ELIGIBLE STUDENTS, CURRENTLY OR NEWLY ENROLLED AT ONE OF THE PARTICIPATING PUBLIC TWO-YEAR COLLEGES IN ARKANSAS OR IN A PROGRAM ADMINISTERED BY PARTICIPATING TWO-YEAR COLLEGES. You must be an adult caretaker, parent, or relative, of a child under the age of 21 living in the home. Contact your local college Career Pathways office for eligibility and assistance availability. Enrollment is dependant on grant funds available at the campus.
Contact:
ARKANSAS DEPARTMENT OF HIGHER EDUCATION 423 MAIN STREET SUITE 400, LITTLE ROCK, AR 72201 5 MAIN PLACE Toll Free: 1.866.400.PATH(7284) Telephone: 1.501 371.2049 FAX: 1.501.682.6399 www.arpathways.com/index.html
Amount:
The recipient will receive $1000 cash, a certificate of recognition, airfare, one night lodging, and registration for the AARC International Respiratory Congress.
Awards:
1
Deadline:
June 1
1. Completed application form. 2. Must provide verification of enrollment in an accredited respiratory care training program. Must provide official transcript verifying a GPA of 3.0 or better on a 4.0 scale, or the equivalent. 3. An original referenced paper on some aspect of respiratory care. The paper should include a cover page giving only the title of the paper. The paper should be devoid of any information such as the applicants name, address, or school that could provide a bias in the evaluation. 4. Must provide letters of recommendation from the program director or other senior faculty member and from the medical director or other physician instructor attesting to: a) approval of candidates paper, b) candidates worthiness for the award, and c) candidates potential for a career in the profession of respiratory care.
Contact:
Mail American Respiratory Care Foundation Attn: Crystal Maldonado 9425 North MacArthur Blvd, Suite 100 Irving, TX 75063-4706 By Phone (972) 243-2272 By Fax (972) 484-2720 E-Mail crystal.maldonado@aarc.org www.aarc.org
Amount:
$9000
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
June 1
Applicants must be full-time students at a U.S accredited educational institution, entering as a Sophomore, Junior or Senior, must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 (on 4.0 scale) and must have successfully completed two actuarial exams. The award will be divided to cover multiple semesters or other terms comprising the academic year. All scholarship awards are made payable to the U.S. accredited educational institution. Recipients attending school for a portion of the upcoming year (e.g., one semester) will receive the corresponding portion of a full year scholarship amount. Scholarships are non renewable.
Contact:
The Actuarial Foundation, 475 North Martingale Road, Suite 600, Schaumburg, IL 60173-2226 Phone: 847.706.3535 Fax: 847.706.3599 Email: info@Actfnd.org https://actfnd.academicworks.com/opportunities/124
Amount:
$2000
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
June 1st, October 31st
The program is available to female students and students of African-American, Asian, Pacific Island, Native American, Native Alaskan, or Hispanic descent, and be: A US citizen or permanent resident. A junior or senior, full-time, day-time student at an accredited and approved college or university. Enrolled in contiguous fall and spring semesters, carrying a minimum of 12 credits and earning a minimum 3.0 GPA (on a 4.0 scale) each semester. Working towards a baccalaureate degree in science, technology, engineering or math with at least 60 credits of college work prior to the submission of the application.
Contact:
If special assistance for persons with disabilities or limited English proficiency is needed, contact our Human Resources department at 800.597.7275 (TTY/TDD users, call 711). For more information, refer to the following links: TTY Relay Phone Number List - www.compamerica.com/accessibility/relay.html FCC Relay Services Directory - https://www.fcc.gov/general/telecommunications-relay-services-directory https://careers.atkinsglobal.com/women-and-minorities-stem-scholarship
Amount:
$500
Awards:
5
Deadline:
June 1
You are currently enrolled full-time at your college or university based in the United States or a recent graduate (1-3 years out) You will participate in a semester or year long study, intern, volunteer, or teach abroad program between January 1 and June 30th. Have a minimum cumulative 2.75 GPA at an accredited U.S. university or college. You are energetic, creative and have a passion for international engagement. You are a leader on campus and in your community. You are committed to challenging stereotypes and leading a dialogue that promotes positive social change. You possess strong writing skills and social media presence. Economically disadvantaged students, first-generation, students with disabilities and ethnic and racial diverse students are strongly encouraged to apply.
Amount:
$1000-$4000
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
June 7
Scholarships are awarded to full-time SEBS undergraduates including entering first-year students of the school majoring in the following six academic majors only: Bioenvironmental Engineering; Ecology and Natural Resources; Environmental Policy, Institutions and Behavior (EPIB); Environmental Sciences; Marine Sciences; and Meteorology. Applicants must also have demonstrated academic performance at the high school and who have also some financial need as determined by the Selection Committee and an interest in related activities. Eligible students must be either: African American and/or Hispanic-American U.S. citizens are eligible, regardless of their place of residence. - or - Graduates of public or private high schools in Atlantic City, Camden, East Orange, Elizabeth, Hoboken, Jersey City, Newark, New Brunswick, Passaic, Paterson, Perth Amboy, Plainfield, Union City or Trenton, regardless of their race or ethnicity are also eligible.
Contact:
For more information, contact Dean Ventola, Office of Academic Programs, School of Environmental and Biological Sciences, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, 848-932-3000. https://sebs.rutgers.edu/scholarships/firstyear/reich-application.html
Amount:
$1500-$2500
Awards:
2
Deadline:
June 7
Open to students who are residents of Clark County, Nevada. Must be enrolled in a minimum of 6 credit hours. Minimum 3.0 GPA. Essay required.
Contact:
To obtain scholarship application, go to: www.cdfnv.org/scholarships.html or call the Cultural Diversity Foundation at: 702 646-2615