Scholarship Resources - Specific Majors, Interests & Affiliations

Updated 06/17/2014

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The Mesothelioma Cancer Alliance Scholarship
Award of $4,000 to one student each semester whose life has been impacted by cancer. Deadline to apply: December 1st, 2014 for the Spring 2015 semester and March 31st, 2015 for Fall 2015 semester.

The Excel Builders Scholarship
Architecture/Construction:  Applicants submit essays on topics including luxury, sustainability, and novelty.  Deadline to apply: January 15, 2015.

The scholarship is intended to support those accepted for admission to a 2 year accredited Associate Degree Nursing Program and planning to complete the degree program within two years. Applicants must live in Marin, Sonoma, Napa, Humboldt, Mendocino, Contra Costa, or Solano County.

Senior Care Innovation Scholarship
A Place for Mom Senior Care Innovation Scholarship:  Five $1000 scholarships available to students enrolled in gerontology, medicine, nursing, social work, sociology, psychology, physical or occupational therapy, speech pathology or long-term care administration. Deadline to apply: April 15, 2015

2014 Grasshopper Entrepreneur Scholarship
For Business and Entrepreneur students.  Required essay: What is your vision for the future of entrepreneurship and how will you contribute to making that happen?

American Welding Society (AWS)
Ongoing opportunities to help students wishing to pursue vocational training, community college, or a degree program in a welding or related field of study.

he Napa County Resource Conservation District
Natural resource management or other related environmental fields  

The HotelsCheap Scholarship Program
Hospitality, Travel and Tourism

Solano Association of Realtors Scholarship Foundation
Real Estate

Napa-Sonoma Women's Bowling Association
Bowling, Women 

EMILY M. HEWITT MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP - Calaveras Big Trees Association
Environmental Sciences

Sacramento State Alumni Association
Incoming Transfer & Continuing Students, Visual & Performing Arts, and Communication Studies

Mass Mutual Scholars
Insurance and financial services, African-American, Asian/Pacific Islanders or Hispanic students only

A.W.Bodine - Sunkist Growers Scholarship
California or Arizona Agriculture

Napa County Resource Conservation District

Region Community Foundation
Community Service

Asian American Journalists Association
Journalist/Asian students only

American Chemical Society Scholars Program
Chemical Sciences, Minority Students

California Association Of Educational Office Professionals
Business Administration or Education

The National Association of Hispanic Journalists
Journalists/Latino students only

California Association of Realtors
Real Estate

Dixon May Fair - Friends of the Fair Scholarship
Agricultural-related field

Aviation Mechanic Scholarships
Careers in Aviation

Hispanic Engineer National Achievement Awards Corporation
Engineering, Math, Applied Science, Computer Science, Latino students

The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) Grants
Healthcare Research and Quality

Mexican American Legal Defense & Education Fund

Marine Corps Scholarships 

Tylenol Scholarships
Careers in Healthcare

Astronaut Scholarship Foundation
Aerospace and Space Exploration

NACME.Scholarship Program
Minority Students in Engineering

American Association of School Administrators (multiple scholarships)
Public Education

Accounting Scholarships

Ayn Rand Essay Scholarships
Essays on the Works of Ayn Rand

The Gates Millennium Scholars
Minority Students in Education, Engineering, Mathematics, Public Health or Science

NCAA Sports Scholarships
Student Athletes

National Association Of Black Journalists Scholarships (NABJ)
African American Journalists

Microsoft Scholarship Program
Technology & Computer Science

Association for Nontraditional Students in Higher Education (ANTSHE)
Adult Learners

Association for Women in Science (AWIS)

The Education Foundation for Women in Accounting (EFWA)
Women in Accounting

Society of Women Engineers Scholarship
Women in Engineering

Minorities in Government Finance Scholarship
Public Administration

National Society of Hispanics MBAS (NSHMBA) Scholarship Program
Hispanics in Business Administration

American Association of Law Libraries (Multiple Scholarships)

American Bar Association Legal Opportunity Scholarship Fund

The Golden Gate Restaurant Association Scholarship Foundation (GGRASF)
Restaurants, Hospitality

United Agribusiness League Scholarship Programs

American Chemical Society Scholars Program
Chemistry, Biochemistry, Chemical Engineering