Hermione Grant Calhoun Scholarship

Hermione Grant Calhoun ScholarshipHermione Grant Calhoun Scholarship

https://www.nfb.org/images/nfb/publications/fr/fr04/issue1/f040110.html or https://nfb.org (Use Search Box and type “Hermione Grant Calhoun Scholarship”)

Contact Info: Peggy Pinder, Chairman National Federation of the Blind Scholarship Committee, 1005 Nebraska Street, Sioux City, Iowa 51105

Deadline: March 31

Award Amount: $2,300 (2 Awarded)

Eligibility: Blind female student pursuing a college degree in any area of study.

Requirements: Application.

Application Link: https://www.nfb.org/images/nfb/publications/fr/fr04/issue1/f040110.html

Loreen Arbus Scholarship

Loreen Arbus ScholarshipAlliance for Women in Media: Loreen Arbus Scholarship

http://www.allwomeninmedia.org/foundation/scholarships/ or http://www.allwomeninmedia.org (“Foundation” Tab and “Scholarships” from the sidebar)

Contact Info: Alliance for Women in Media National Headquarters, 1760 Old Meadow Road, Suite 500, McLean, VA 22102; phone: 703.506.3290; email: [email protected]

Deadline: March 31

Award Amount: $5,000

Eligibility: Women; full-time Undergraduate or Graduate student.

Requirements: Students submit a creative and thought-provoking script for a 60-second video based on a theme selected by AWM/LAF. If selected, the scholarship will be used to produce and complete the final video.

Application Link: http://www.allwomeninmedia.org/foundation/scholarships/


Microsoft Scholarship for Women

Microsoft Scholarship for WomenMicrosoft Scholarship for Women


Contact Info: Microsoft Scholarship Program, Microsoft Corporation, One Microsoft Way, Redmond, WA 98052-8303

Deadline: February 1

Award Amount: Full or Partial Tuition

Eligibility: Women pursuing a 4-year degree in Computer Science or technical-related disciplines.

Requirements: Resume, Transcript, Essay, Letter of Referral, and Confirmation of Online Application to the Microsoft Internship Program. (Students must apply online at http://www.microsoft.com/university for a Summer Internship and print out a confirmation page showing they have done so.) Gender/ethnicity/disability information is optional.


NASA Space Grant Consortium Scholarships

NASA Space Grant Consortium ScholarshipsNASA Space Grant Consortium Scholarships


Award Amount: Varies by State (52 consortiums including Washington, DC and Puerto Rico)

Contact Info: Check by your state (where you reside or where you will be attending college) http://www.nasa.gov/offices/education/programs/national/spacegrant/home/Space_Grant_Consortium_Websites.html

Deadline: Varies by state

Eligibility: College students pursuing a career in a STEM-related field (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math). Women, minorities, and Underrepresented Groups (e.g., disabled, first generation, etc.) strongly encouraged to apply.

Requirements: Varies by state. Contact your state’s space grant consortium.


Women Divers Hall of Fame Scholarships

Women Divers Hall of Fame ScholarshipsWomen Divers Hall of Fame Scholarships: Advanced Dive Training Grant

The WDHOF offers numerous grants and scholarships to assist women of all ages and the disabled. Be sure to check out all their scholarship opportunities, especially if you’re a #STEM major or journalism/photography student.

http://www.wdhof.org/wdhof-scholarshipDesc.aspx or http://www.wdhof.org (“+ Scholarships” Tab)

Contact Info: WDHOF, Inc., 43 Mackey Avenue, Port Washington, NY 10050; email: [email protected]

Deadline: November 23

Award Amount: $1,000 (Up to $500 for training and up to $500 for equipment)

Eligibility: Woman diver of any age and background who wishes to further her dive education through an approved scuba-diving program beyond the basic certification level.

Requirements: Online Application, Biography, Essay, and 2 Letters of Recommendation.

Application Link: http://www.wdhof.org/scholarshipApp.aspx