NASA Space Grant Consortium Scholarships

NASA Space Grant Consortium ScholarshipsNASA Space Grant Consortium Scholarships

http://www.nasa.gov/offices/education/programs/national/spacegrant/home/index.html

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

 

Alliance for Women in Media Scholarships

Alliance for Women in Media ScholarshipsAlliance for Women in Media’s Ford Emerging Voices Scholarship

http://www.allwomeninmedia.org/foundation/scholarships/ or http://www.allwomeninmedia.org (“Foundation” tab and “Scholarships” link in sidebar)

Note: While called a “scholarship,” this opportunity appears to be more of a paid internship position. We include it to demonstrate the value of reading the “requirements” for each scholarship opportunity you find and weighing the pros and cons before you apply.

Contact Info: Alliance for Women in Media Foundations, Scholarships, Attn: Kate Niswander, 1760 Old Meadow Road, Suite 500, McLean, VA 22102; phone: 703.506.3290; email: [email protected]

Deadline: April 30

Award Amount: $2,500 (2 Awarded)

Eligibility: Full-time, female Undergraduate or Graduate student.

Requirements: 2 Writing Samples (300-500 words), Proof of Enrollment, and Letter of Recommendation (Professor or Journalism/Media/Communications Professional). Required to attend the AWMF’s Gracie Awards Luncheon (student funds airfare and accommodations in New York City). Recipients will be required to produce 3-4 separate pieces of content for AWM between July 1 and November 1. One piece based on attendance at Gracie Awards Luncheon on June 26. The other 2-3 pieces of journalistic content for AWM’s website based on assigned topics or prompts.

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