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60 Scholarships for the Top 10 Grad Programs of 2020

Oakley Montgomery / Find a Grad Program »

Whether you’re returning to school to get your graduate degree simply to learn or to qualify for a position in a certain field, there are so many benefits to continuing your education. But there are also so many costs to consider! Luckily for you, we’ve done our research to compile a list of scholarships for the top 10 graduate programs in 2020. 

Because most students applying to grad school are looking to get a high salary, it’s no wonder why the most popular graduate programs are for degrees in Physician Assistant Studies, Statistics, Occupational Therapy, Computer Science, Software Engineering, Information Systems, Physical Therapy, Nurse Practitioner certification, Speech Pathology, and Finance. Are you considering any of these? Take a look at the following scholarships reserved specifically for these sought-out graduate degrees

For both on-campus or online programs, full-time or part-time studies, these graduate school grants and scholarships can help you offset your costs and focus on what really matters. 

We at Abound are proud of anyone putting in the work to take this step toward a graduate education. Don’t let anything stop you! These nationwide scholarships, pell grants, and federal grants can make all the difference.

2020 Scholarships for Physician Assistant Grad Students

Physician Assistant Scholarships 

According to the Association of American Medical Colleges, there is expected to be a serious shortage of physician assistants, meaning that the demand for PAs is only going to increase with time. This is why pursuing a master’s degree in physician assistant studies is so beneficial; you could get a job directly after graduation, you’ll have job security, and you will have many opportunities to advance into higher positions. Take advantage of this list of scholarships below and apply for free money to help you excel in your career. 

 

PA Foundation Scholarship

Deadline: Closes March 13, 2020; Opens again June 15, 2020

Award: $1,000

Overview: The PA Foundation will award thirteen PA Foundation Scholarships valued at $1,000 each.

 

AAPA Past Presidents Scholarship

Deadline: Closes March 13, 2020; Opens again June 15, 2020

Award: $1,000

Overview: This scholarship is awarded to students who 1) meet the general eligibility criteria listed below and 2) demonstrate service leadership through their PA program or through a community health organization/project.

 

Susan and Tom Lusty Memorial Scholarship

Deadline: July 1, 2020

Award: $1,000

Overview: The AASPA is proud to offer scholarships to deserving PA students who are interested in a career in surgery. It is one of just many benefits that we offer to our student members.

 

APAO Student Scholarship

Deadline: TBD 2020

Award: $2,500

Overview: A $2,500 scholarship will be awarded at the APAO Annual Conference August 29-September 1, 2019 in Boston, MA. $500 of the total scholarship is allotted for the recipient’s travel expense to the APAO Annual Conference in Boston; the other $2,000 is unrestricted.

 

NCCPA Endowed Scholarship

Deadline: Closes March 13, 2020; Opens again June 15, 2020

Award: $2,000

Overview: This scholarship is awarded to students who 1) meet the general eligibility criteria listed below and 2) identify as an underrepresented minority and/or economically disadvantaged and/or educationally disadvantaged, based on the definitions provided here.

Statistics Scholarships for Grad Students

Statistics Scholarships 

Nearly every industry uses statistics to determine audience and consumer trends as well as to strategize how best to operate. Because of that, there will always be a need for skilled statisticians—in fact, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics expects a 30% growth of statisticians over the next few years. If you’re going to be a part of that growth by pursuing a master’s degree in statistics, check out the list of awards we’ve curated for you.

 

The Richard A. Freund International Scholarship

Deadline: April 1, 2020

Award: $5,000

Overview: This Scholarship honors the memory of Richard A. Freund, a past president of ASQ. It is for the graduate study of the theory and application of quality control, quality assurance, quality improvement, and total quality management. It covers the engineering, statistical, managerial, and behavioral foundations of those fields. 

 

Ralph W. Shrader Graduate Diversity Scholarship

Deadline: April 10, 2020

Award: $3,000

Overview: For the 2019-2020 academic year scholarships of $3,000 will be awarded to full-time students (women and minority students), enrolled in their second semester and at least two semester-equivalent courses) currently pursuing a graduate degree at any accredited academic institution in the United States and living in the United States in an eligible major that supports the mission of AFCEA Educational Foundation. 

 

Women in STEM Scholarship

Deadline: April 15, 2020 

Award: $3,000

Overview: Women who are pursuing an undergraduate or master’s degree and are majoring in science, technology, engineering, or mathematics during the 2020 school year.

 

GMiS STEM Scholarships

Deadline: April 1, 2020

Award: Up to $10,000

Overview:  Applicants must demonstrate merit through academic achievements, leadership and campus/community activities. Applicants must be pursuing a science, technology, engineering or math degree. Applicants must have an overall minimum GPA of 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale. Applicants must be of Hispanic descent and/or must demonstrate significant leadership or service within the underserved community. Recipients must be enrolled in a STEM undergraduate or graduate program for the upcoming fall semester, at an accredited 2-yr or 4-yr college/university in the U.S. or its territories.

 

Palantir Future Scholarship

Deadline: April 5, 2020

Award: $7,000

Overview: We launched the Palantir Future Scholarship in 2016 to celebrate and support students from underrepresented racial/ethnic groups in STEM who are beginning careers in technology. We hope to encourage these students in their computer science, engineering, and technical studies, and celebrate their potential to become leaders in these fields.

This year, 10 scholarship recipients will be chosen and invited to visit our Washington, D.C. office for a full-day, all-expenses paid developmental workshop. Programming will include professional development sessions, breakouts with our engineers, and some fun social activities! All recipients are awarded $7,000 to support their education.

 

John J. Bartko Scholarship Award

Deadline: December 2, 2020

Award: $1,000

Overview: The John J. Bartko Scholarship Award was established through an endowment from John J. Bartko to help promising young statisticians who are in at least the second year of a master’s degree program in statistics or biostatistics or who have completed such a program within the two years prior to the award date. The award provides up to $1,000 in registration and travel support to the ASA Conference on Statistical Practice, which takes place every February. Recipients must be United States citizens.

 

$2,000 PixelPlex Bi-Annual STEM Scholarship

Deadline: June 5, 2020 and December 5, 2020

Award: $2,000

Overview: The scholarship will be awarded to the qualified candidate who writes the most compelling essay on one of the prompts.

 

Joseph James Morelli Legacy Foundation Scholarship

Deadline: March 13, 2020

Award: $500 – $2,500

Overview: The Joseph James Morelli Legacy Foundation supports young adults with learning differences by awarding scholarships toward obtaining a degree in a STEM field.  The financial support that we provide may be used towards tuition, books, testing, tutoring, assistive technology, or any other resource that students require to obtain accommodations and navigate an often highly stressful and challenging learning environment.  In addition to financial support, our scholarship awardees tell us that the scholarship offers recognition, provides confidence, and validates their struggles; emotionally, socially and academically.

 

Lingzi Lu Memorial Award

Deadline: October 15, 2020

Award: $1,300

Overview: In 2013, the American Statistical Association in partnership with the International Chinese Statistical Association (ICSA) created the Lingzi Lu Memorial Award in remembrance of Lingzi Lu. The first-year student in the statistics master’s program at Boston University lost her life in the bombing at the Boston Marathon in April of that year. She was an ambitious, talented, and vibrant student, who looked forward to a career as a master’s-level statistician. Through this award, the ASA and ICSA support the studies of similarly dedicated people who are in master’s programs in statistics or who have recently earned their master’s degree in statistics. The award provides up to $1,300 for registration and travel support to the ASA Conference on Statistical Practice, which takes place every February.

 

Lester R. Curtin Award

Deadline: October 15, 2020

Award: $1,000

Overview: The Lester R. Curtin Award was established to help promising young health statisticians get the skills and training they need to make significant contributions in their area of study. The award was created to honor the memory of Lester, or “Randy,” and his long career of working tirelessly to teach and mentor his colleagues at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s National Center for Health Statistics. The award will provide $1,000 for general registration and travel support in addition to up to $400 toward CE course registration offered at the ASA Conference on Statistical Practice, which takes place every February.

Occupational Therapy Scholarships for Graduate Students

Occupational Therapy Scholarships 

If Occupational Therapy is your passion and you intend on pursuing a graduate degree in Occupational Therapy take a look at this list of scholarships created just for you. These scholarships are specifically for a graduate student earning their Master’s degree in Occupational Therapy. If you enjoy helping those get through their daily activities as they live with illness, injury, or disability, you can make a profound difference with a master’s degree in occupational therapy. Many career tracks related to OT require a graduate degree, so make sure you are financially prepared to open up your job prospects with scholarships for your education.

 

BrightLife Direct Physical Therapy Scholarship

Deadline: July 10, 2020

Award: $1,000

Overview: BrightLife Direct works with thousands of customers that require the service and expertise of occupational and physical therapists. We want to give back to the field that does so much for our customers, by helping a current student achieve their goal of becoming a certified therapist.

 

AMBUCS Scholars- Scholarships for Therapists

Deadline: May 5, 2020

Award: $500 – $1,500

Overview: Since 1955, National AMBUCS, Inc. has awarded scholarships to students pursuing degrees in physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech language pathology and hearing audiology. To date, more than $8.9 million in scholarships have been awarded to over 15,700 students.

 

The Brown Medical and Educational (MAE) Foundation Healthcare Scholarship

Deadline: April 30, 2020

Award: See Website

Overview: This scholarship is for current college or graduate students who are interested in pursuing a healthcare career (e.g. medical, allied health or nursing).

 

Two Ten Footwear Foundation Higher Education Scholarships

Deadline: April 1, 2020

Award: $4,000

Overview: Two Ten Higher Education Scholarships are available to students who meet the eligibility requirements cited below. As a need-based Scholarship Program, awards are made based on financial need in addition to academic performance and personal character. Students attending or planning to attend an accredited two or four-year college, university, nursing or vocational/technical school for full or part-time study are welcome to apply. Awards of up to $4,000 annually are renewable for up to four years of undergraduate study.

 

Advanced Travel Therapy Scholarship

Deadline: May 5, 2020

Award: $5,000

Overview: Current Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy and Speech Language Pathology graduate students are eligible to apply for our Advanced Travel Therapy Scholarship. We’ve been connecting therapists with jobs across the United States for over 20 years. As a part of our commitment to attract the best and brightest to these professions, we will be offering a $5,000 scholarship twice a year. 

 

Occupational Therapist Scholarship

Deadline: December 1, 2020

Award: $1,000

Overview: Physical therapists and occupational therapists have one of the most important responsibilities in the healthcare industry: going through the day-to-day efforts of helping people rehabilitate and get back into life. This work can be challenging on many levels. The specific exercises and programs themselves must be executed properly. Equally if not more important, however, is that physical and occupational therapists must be motivators for their patients. This rare combination is hard to find. When it happens, patients improve and their lives get better.  We hear this time and again from our clients. This is why we want to see the highest-caliber people who are passionate about health care entering the field.

2020 Computer Science Scholarships for Grad Students

Computer Science Scholarships 

It goes without saying that someone skilled in computer science has plenty of opportunity to find gainful employment in a number of industries. And because a graduate degree has even higher earning potential than an undergraduate degree, your decision to get a master’s in computer science has great potential. Many graduate programs also allow you to specialize in certain areas, paving the way to advancement. These scholarships are perfect for those looking to deepen their proficiency in the ever-growing field of computer science.

 

SWE Scholarships

Deadline: Application opens December 1, 2020

Award: See Website

Overview: SWE Scholarships support those who identify as a female/woman and are pursuing an ABET-accredited bachelor or graduate student program in preparation for careers in engineering, engineering technology and computer science in the United States. In 2019, SWE disbursed nearly 260 new and renewed scholarships valued at more than $810,000.

 

AISES Intel Growing The Legacy Scholarship Program

Deadline: March 31, 2020

Award: $10,000

Overview: The Intel Growing the Legacy Scholarship Program will support undergraduate and graduate students. This Program includes financial support, mentorship, paid internship opportunities, and, upon successful graduation, employment opportunities with Intel. While this program is not automatically renewing, awardees are encouraged to re-apply each year. As Intel will provide opportunities for paid internships, students will also be evaluated based on their interest in participating in an Intel internship in Summer 2020. 

 

Rural Technology Fund Cyber Security Scholarship

Deadline: April 15, 2020

Award: $1,000

Overview: The Cyber Security Scholarship is awarded annually to a student from a rural community anywhere in the United States. In order to be considered for this scholarship, an applicant must be planning to attend college to pursue a degree in a computer technology related field, with a focus on security. This scholarship is awarded based upon answers to a series of essay questions that are designed to gauge the student’s passion for security and insight into the field, as well as the student’s sense of citizenship and pride in their rural community.

 

SMART SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM

Deadline: Application opens August 1, 2020

Award: See Website

Overview: The SMART Scholarship-for-Service Program was established as a concentrated effort to enhance the Department of Defense (DoD) workforce with talented, innovative and brilliant scientists, engineers and researchers. For over a decade, SMART Scholars have been working within labs and agencies of the Army, Navy, Air Force and Additional DoD to support the warfighter and create an impact to secure our nation. SMART Scholars enter the program to pursue their education in some of the leading STEM fields currently in high demand by the United States Government. The program offers scholarships for bachelors, masters and PhD students pursuing STEM. While in school, students will receive full tuition, monthly stipends, health insurance and book allowances, as well as summer internships that range from 8 to 12 weeks. Upon degree completion, scholars begin working in a civilian position with their sponsoring facility. The internships and work experience allow scholars the opportunity to learn from the greatest minds in STEM and defense. Not only do scholars pursue their passions in their respective field during their educational phase, but they begin a journey towards an empowering career to protect national security.

Software Engineering Scholarships for Grad Students

Software Engineering Scholarships 

The field of software engineering encompasses many areas of specification. Through specialized, intensive study, you can build on your undergraduate experience and plan a clear path to expertise in your field. No matter your goals, these grants and scholarships for STEM graduate students are perfect for your future education. Get one step closer to the career of your dreams and apply for any of the following awards.

 

BHW Scholarship

Deadline: April 15, 2020

Award: $3,000

Overview: The BHW Group is excited to announce our Women in STEM academic scholarship. Women who are pursuing an undergraduate or master’s degree and are majoring in science, technology, engineering, or mathematics during the 2020 school year are eligible to apply.

 

SMA Native American STEM Scholarship

Deadline: Application opens March 15, 2020

Award: $1,500

Overview: SMA supports lasting positive goals in tribal communities by bridging our commitment to providing successful projects with an active investment into tribal capacity development. SMA  contributes to capacity development through Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) scholarships to Native American undergraduate students, through mentoring and through hiring practices.

 

Tennessee Valley Interstellar Workshop 2020 Graduate College Scholarship Program

Deadline: May 15, 2020

Award: $2,500

Overview: Applicants for the undergraduate scholarships must be high school seniors in the southeast United States (Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, or Virginia) who plan to pursue their first undergraduate degree in a STEM related field at any accredited, four-year American college or university. Applicants for the graduate scholarship must be full-time college or university students majoring in a STEM related field, and seeking a graduate degree in science from an accredited college or university in the United States.

 

SHPE Graduate Scholarship

Deadline: April 30, 2020

Award: See Website

Overview: Financial need is the #1 reason why Hispanic students do not complete a bachelor’s degree. So SHPE offers thousands of reasons to ensure their members DO reach graduation – 340,000 to be exact. With 150+ scholarships totaling over $340,000, SHPE is actively narrowing the gap in the Hispanic STEM education pipeline.

 

Information Systems Scholarships Information Systems Scholarships

Information systems deals with the numerous leadership, management, and personnel processes that are required for smooth business operations. This is often a field of choice for people who graduate with a bachelor’s in computer science, as it comes with a clearer range of skill sets and a straightforward career trajectory. We don’t want you to have to worry about paying your way to your graduate degree, so let us help you by showing you these scholarships made for your graduate program. 

 

Alice L. Haltom Education Fund

Deadline: May 1, 2020

Award: $2,000

Overview: Alice L. Haltom’s firm belief that quality is the cornerstone to positive progress guides the Trustees of the Fund in awarding financial resources.  Careful consideration is given to requests for research grants, seminar support or other projects expected to increase and disseminate knowledge in information and records management.

 

Lance Stafford Larson Student Award

Deadline: October 31, 2020

Award: $500

Overview: In 1983, the Lance Stafford Larson Award was established by the Larson family in memorial for their son, who died in an electrical accident while an undergraduate at the University of Maryland. The Larson family, which includes IEEE Past President Robert Larson, created this award to encourage students to develop excellence in their communication skills and to motivate students toward achievement in the field of Computer Science.

 

VIP Women in Technology Scholarship Program 

Deadline: April 1, 2020

Award: $2,500

Overview: The VIP Women in Technology Scholarship (WITS) program is sponsored by Visionary Integration Professionals (VIP), a leading provider of technology solutions that drive enterprise performance. The WITS program is made available annually to women across the United States. 

 

Graduate Cybersecurity Scholarship

Deadline: March 2, 2020

Award: Up to $5,000

Overview: Must be pursuing, or plan to pursue, a degree with a focus on cybersecurity or information assurance.

 

Alice L. Haltom Educational Fund

Deadline: May 1, 2020

Award: $2,000

Overview: Alice L. Haltom’s firm belief that quality is the cornerstone to positive progress guides the Trustees of the Fund in awarding financial resources.  Careful consideration is given to requests for research grants, seminar support or other projects expected to increase and disseminate knowledge in information and records management.

 

Interstellar Workshop 2020 Graduate College Scholarship Program

Deadline: May 1, 2020

Award: $2,500

Overview: Applicants for the graduate scholarship must be full-time college or university students majoring in a STEM related field, and seeking a graduate degree in science from an accredited college or university in the United States.

 

Physical Therapy Scholarships Physical Therapy Scholarships - Apply Today!

Master’s programs in physical therapy ceased to exist in 2015 when the minimum prerequisite to practice as a PT was changed to a doctorate degree. With a DPT, you can form a lucrative career helping others recover, perform, and thrive to the best of their ability. And with the potential to start your own private practice, there are an endless array of opportunities to design your profession as a PT. While a doctorate may come with a promising potential salary, the schooling can have a hefty upfront cost. See below for the scholarships we’ve found for your physical therapy education.

 

Landau Amaze Yourself Scholarship

Deadline: April 1, 2020

Award: Up to $2,500

Overview: We are proud to have the opportunity to assist you on your path to being amazing. Landau’s commitment to you goes beyond funding your education; we want to ensure you have the resources needed throughout your education and professional development. The top scholarship winner will receive 4 packages a year from Landau that will be tailored to their needs as a student. Communication will need to stay open with the Landau team to ensure they are fully prepared to take on each chapter of academic pursuits.

 

“Save a Life” Scholarship

Deadline: May 1, 2020

Award: $1,500

Overview: The “Save a Life” Scholarship of, $1,500, is awarded twice per year: once in the spring and once in the fall. Each $1,500 award will go to a different student, in order to maximize the impact of the scholarship, spread the word of the importance first aid and CPR training, and share more stories from future educators and healthcare professionals.

 

Novus Biologicals Scholarship Program

Deadline: Opens July 29, 2020

Award: $1,500

Overview: Research is a critical component for the development and advancement in the life science community. We want to further scientific achievement by helping students who are interested in developing a career in science. The Novus Biologicals Scholarship Program is awarded to students pursuing a degree in a science related field twice a year. A $1500 (or international currency equivalent) scholarship will be awarded to one student for the fall and spring semesters.

 

AfterCollege and TherapyEd Physical Therapist Student Scholarship

Deadline: March 31, June 30, September 30 and December 31

Award: $500

Overview: AfterCollege and their partner, TherapyEd, are proud to offer a scholarship for students currently seeking a masters or doctorate degree in Physical Therapy.  Since 2000, AfterCollege has awarded more than $800,000 to students and student groups, and we are proud to offer this scholarship for deserving students of Physical Therapy. One $500 scholarship will be awarded each quarter.

 

2020 Michael Moody Fitness Scholarship

Deadline: August 1, 2020

Award: $1,500

Overview: The Michael Moody Fitness Scholarship is a college scholarship of $1,500 awarded to a high school senior, undergraduate, or graduate student who has demonstrated outstanding achievement, participation and leadership in school activities and work experience, and interest in pursuing a career in the health and fitness related fields. The student may apply and use the money for education-related expenses, including tuition, fees, books, supplies, room, and board. The scholarship is sponsored by Michael Moody Fitness. The 2019 program will be accepting scholarship applications from July 15th, 2019 until 1,000 scholarship applications are submitted or August 1st, 2020, whichever comes first. Your scholarship application MUST be one of the first 1,000 submitted by the deadline date. The scholarship is still available…We have not received 1,000 applications yet!

Nurse Practitioner Scholarships

Nurse Practitioner Scholarships 

A graduate degree is required in order to become a nurse practitioner, who is licensed to provide a broader range of care than a registered nurse. If you’re looking to bump up your certification from an RN to an NP, you should also be prepared for the fees that come with the extra years of training. The following scholarships are worth taking a look at as you prepare to work in a specific field and/or under a physician. 

 

CBCF Louis Stokes Health Scholars Program

Deadline: April 3, 2020

Award: $5,000 – $10,000

Overview: This award will be given to 4 students who are currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program at an accredited four-year college/university for the current academic year. Applicants must have a minimum GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale, be studying a health-related field, and be a U.S. citizen or have permanent U.S. residency, and is pursuing a qualifying primary health care profession. This award is supported through our partnership with United Heath Foundation.

 

A Nurse I Am Scholarship

Deadline: April 15, 2020

Award: $2,000

Overview: In 2007, in order to address the number of nurses leaving the field within their first few years in practice, and to inspire nurses going into the profession, Cherokee Uniforms, a Careismatic Brand, produced two films that shared the same name: A Nurse I Am. Years later, the A Nurse I Am project lives on with our scholarship. Since 2007 we have given away almost $200,000 in scholarship money.  Click here to apply for the 2020 scholarship. We’re honored to recognize your hard work, both in school and in all the achievements to come.

 

AISES A.T. Anderson Scholarship

Deadline: March 31, 2020

Award: $2,000

Overview: The A.T. Anderson Memorial Scholarship Program is funded through a variety of sources, including memorials, individual donations, AISES fundraisers, and other corporate grants. This scholarship fund was established to memorialize A.T. Anderson, one of the AISES founders.

 

AAHD Frederick J. Krause Scholarship on Health and Disability

Deadline: November 15, 2020

Award: $1,000

Overview: The AAHD Frederick J. Krause Scholarship on Health and Disability is awarded annually to  deserving students with a disability who are pursuing undergraduate/graduate studies (must be at least enrolled as a sophomore in college) in an accredited university who is pursuing studies related to the health and disability, to include, but not limited to public health, health promotion, disability studies, disability research, rehabilitation engineering, audiology, disability policy, special education and majors that will impact quality of life of persons with disabilities.

 

AfterCollege Nursing Student Scholarship

Deadline: March 31, 2020

Award: $500

Overview: We believe that what’s good for students is good for everyone: schools, employers, community, and other students! That’s why we not only help students find jobs & internships, but also offer scholarships to help fund their education. AfterCollege has awarded more than $1,000,000 in scholarships and student activities through our program to date.

 

American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) Scholarships

Deadline: March 18, 2020

Award: $2,500 – $5,000

Overview: You are committed to excellence in advanced nursing practice. Now, become empowered to succeed by applying for an exclusive scholarship from AANP!

Whether you are just starting your journey to becoming an NP or are seeking your DNP or PhD, these scholarships help you gain valuable advanced learning, maximize your professional development and become a trusted health care expert for your patients. AANP is proud to support the talented NPs and health care leaders of tomorrow.

 

Geraldine “Polly” Bednash Scholarship

Deadline: April 30, July 31, and October 31

Award: $5,000

Overview: All scholarship applicants must meet the following criteria:

Maintain at least a 3.2 grade point average in current program or at last school attended. Be admitted or enrolled in a baccalaureate or higher degree nursing program at an AACN member institution affiliated with CastleBranch. OR have submitted your application to a nursing school through NursingCAS. Winners must be in good academic standing at their institutions. Due to the volume of applications received, only winners will be notified of final decisions. All winners will be announced in the AACN News Watch e-newsletter and posted on the AACN website.

 

Jane Delano Student Nurse Scholarship

Deadline: May 2020

Award: See Website

Overview: Jane Delano was the principal organizer of the Red Cross Nursing Service. Thanks to her efforts, more than 20,000 Red Cross nurses served in World War I. She died in France in 1919, while traveling on behalf of the Red Cross. In recognition of her service to our country, she received the Distinguished Service Medal and is buried in Arlington National Cemetery. The Red Cross honors her memory through the Jane Delano Student Nurse Scholarship which promotes nursing as a career and encourages new nurses to get involved with the Red Cross. A limited number of scholarships are awarded each year.

 

Speech Pathology Scholarships Speech Pathology Scholarships | Apply Today!

A master’s in speech pathology is key to practicing in a field that deeply impacts patients’ everyday lives. Speech pathologists work with things like child language development, phonological disorders, swallowing disorders, and a variety of conditions that affect people physically, socially, and psychologically. Your drive to help people shouldn’t be hindered by the cost of the graduate education required for a career in this field, so check out these scholarships to make your dream more of a reality.

 

Bethesda Auxiliary Scholarships

Deadline: May 15, 2020

Award: $3,000

Overview: Five $3,000 scholarships will be awarded to a Lutheran seminarian or post-graduate displaying interest in service to people with intellectual and developmental disabilities in a congregational setting. The scholarship application is open to all eligible seminary/post-graduate students.

 

ASHF Foundation Graduate Student Scholarship

Deadline: May 13, 2020 (Application opens soon)

Award: $5,000

Overview: The American Speech-Language-Hearing Foundation (ASHFoundation) invites full-time students who will be or who are currently enrolled in a graduate program in communication sciences and disorders to apply for graduate scholarships. Scholarships are available to students who are undergraduate seniors or who are currently pursuing master’s or doctoral degrees. Both research and clinical doctorate candidates are eligible.

 

Dissertation Fellowship in the Cognitive, Clinical, and Neural Foundations of Language

Deadline: May 1, 2020

Award: $30,000

Overview: The William Orr Dingwall Foundation is pleased to announce that it is continuing its program of Dissertation Fellowships for doctoral candidates who are specializing in the cognitive, clinical, and neural foundations of language. The amount of the stipend will be $30,000 for a period of 12 consecutive months (prorated for shorter periods). Funding is currently available for two fellowships. Awards will be made to graduate students who have completed all requirements for a doctoral degree, with the exception of the dissertation, at an accredited university in the United States. The objective of these fellowships is to allow the recipients to devote their full time to the completion of their doctoral dissertations. The funds may be used for living expenses, health insurance, equipment, travel, or any other purpose related to the completion of the doctoral dissertation. The fellowship is for one year only and may not be renewed.

 

Tiffany Diamond Memorial Scholarship 

Deadline: April 1, 2020

Award: $500

Overview: One $500 scholarship will be awarded to an individual who is pursuing a junior college, undergraduate, or graduate degree in a therapeutic field (e.g. Occupational, Physical, Speech Recreational, Social Work, Psychology).

 

ASHA Student Ethics Essay Award

Deadline: April 10, 2020

Award: Up to $750

Overview: The SEEA program is conducted as part of ASHA’s efforts to enhance ethics education activities. The goal of the program is to encourage students to think about ethical decision making and create greater awareness of situations that could pose ethical dilemmas as they prepare to start careers in audiology, speech-language pathology, or speech, language, and hearing sciences. The essay competition is open to students who are enrolled in any undergraduate, post baccalaureate, or entry-level graduate program (U.S. only) in communication sciences and disorders (CSD).

 

AAHD FREDERICK J. KRAUSE SCHOLARSHIP ON HEALTH AND DISABILITY

Deadline: November 15, 2020

Award: $1,000

Overview: The AAHD Frederick J. Krause Scholarship on Health and Disability is awarded annually to  deserving students with a disability who are pursuing undergraduate/graduate studies (must be at least enrolled as a sophomore in college) in an accredited university who is pursuing studies related to the health and disability, to include, but not limited to public health, health promotion, disability studies, disability research, rehabilitation engineering, audiology, disability policy, special education and majors that will impact quality of life of persons with disabilities.

 

American Speech-Language-Hearing Association Student Ethics Essay Award

Deadline: April 10, 2020

Award: Up to $750

Overview: The SEEA program is conducted as part of ASHA’s efforts to enhance ethics education activities. The goal of the program is to encourage students to think about ethical decision making and create greater awareness of situations that could pose ethical dilemmas as they prepare to start careers in audiology, speech-language pathology, or speech, language, and hearing sciences. The essay competition is open to students who are enrolled in any undergraduate, post baccalaureate, or entry-level graduate program (U.S. only) in communication sciences and disorders (CSD).

 

A Place for Mom Senior Wisdom Scholarship

Deadline: May 1, 2020

Award: $2,000

Overview: A Place for Mom is proud to offer scholarships to university students interested in the fields of aging and gerontology. As North America’s largest senior living referral service, we know the importance of supporting the training and education of our future senior care leaders. Scholarships will be awarded to a citizen or a Permanent Resident of the United States or Canada (excluding Quebec) who is enrolled and currently taking classes at an accredited college or university in the United States or Canada (excluding Quebec), and will grant selected applicants a $2,000 financial donation for their compelling submissions on life lessons from a senior.

Finance Scholarships for 2020 Grad Students

Finance Scholarships 

If you have decided to earn your master’s degree in finance, check out this list of scholarships below. With this grant aid, you can advance your practice in a range of career opportunities. Individuals and companies alike all need wise financial planning, and your expertise is sure to prove valuable in the eyes of employers. The following scholarships are reserved just for you, so don’t skip up the opportunity to fund your education.

 

NAFA Corporate Aviation Business Scholarship

Deadline: October 31, 2020

Award: $1,000 – $5,000

Overview: The NAFA Corporate Aviation Business Scholarship was established to benefit university students seeking a business career in Corporate Aviation and, specifically, within the corporate aircraft Finance, Legal and Insurance community.  This Scholarship is offered by the National Aircraft Finance Association (“NAFA”), and the amount of Scholarship funds to be made available each year, and for any one Scholarship winner, shall be between $1,000 and $5,000, with exact amounts determined annually by the NAFA Board of Directors.

 

Jane M Klausman Women in Business Scholarship

Deadline: August 15, 2020

Award: Up to $8,000

Overview: Because Zonta International believes in gender equality, the Jane M. Klausman (JMK) Women in Business Scholarship program helps women pursue undergraduate and master’s degrees in business management and overcome gender barriers from the classroom to the boardroom. The Jane M. Klausman Women in Business Scholarship was established in 1998 from a generous bequest by Jane M. Klausman, a member of the Zonta Club of Syracuse, New York, USA, and the 1990-1995 Zonta International Parliamentarian.

 

2020 LoseTheAgent Business/Finance Scholarship

Deadline: August 1, 2020

Award: $1,000

Overview: Globalism and a multi polar world has complicated the competitive dynamics of doing business in the US many times over. LoseTheAgent.com is an innovator and disruptor to the real estate industry, leading change and efficiency. In that vain, LoseTheAgent.com would like to reward entrepreneurial undergraduate and graduate students majoring in business and/or finance with a scholarship. Through the LoseTheAgent.com business/finance Scholarship program, we will award the winning student $1,000 to be used toward his or her degree.

 

Goldberg-Miller Public Finance Scholarship

Deadline: Application opens in October 2020

Award: $15,000

Overview: In 1985, the GFOA’s executive board voted to create the Daniel B. Goldberg Scholarship to recognize outstanding performances by graduate program students preparing for a career in state and local government finance. Goldberg-Miller Public Finance Scholarship is funded by the Girard Miller Foundation.

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