Field of Study Scholarships

Listed below are scholarships which require specific fields of study, but may have other eligibility restrictions. Please visit each scholarship’s website for more information.

EQUALITY SCHOLARSHIP COLLABORATIVE SCHOLARSHIPS FOR NURSING STUDENTS
Open to: Students enrolled in an accredited BSN RN program in California. Must have demonstrated service to the LGBT+ community. Applicants of all orientations and gender identities are eligible.
Amount: $6,000
Deadline: January 31, 2019
Website: http://www.equalityscholarship.org/apply.html

FINANCIAL WOMEN’S ASSOCIATION OF SAN FRANCISCO
Open to: Undergraduate (at a junior or senior level) and graduate women earning a degree or pursuing a career in finance or the financial services industry.
Amount: Undergraduates: $10,000, Graduates: $15,000
Deadline: March 24, 2019
Website: http://financialwomensf.org/scholarships/

FLO'S COOKIE JAR
Open to: Pre-licensure RN undergraduates
Amount: Up to $2000.00
Deadline: N/A
Website: http://www.cnsa.org/flo-s-cookie-jar

THE FOUNDATION OF THE NATIONAL STUDENT NURSES' ASSOCATION (FNSNA) GENERAL SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
Open to: Undergraduate and graduate students currently enrolled in schools of nursing.
Amount: Between $1,000 - $7,500
Deadline: January 11, 2019
Website: http://www.forevernursing.org/2017-scholarship-application-instructions.html

THE FOUNDATION OF THE NATIONAL STUDENT NURSES' ASSOCATION (FNSNA) PROMISE OF NURSING FACULTY FELLOWSHIP
Open to: Registered nurses enrolled at the graduate level. Must be committed to the nurse educator role and plan to serve in that capacity upon completion of the program.
Amount: Between $1,000 - $7,500
Deadline: Rolling
Website: http://www.forevernursing.org/graduate-scholarships-promise-of-nursing-regional-faculty-fellowship.html

JAMES MADISON SENIOR FELLOWSHIP
Open to: Undergraduate seniors intending to become secondary school teachers.
Amount: Up to $12,000 per year, up to $24,000 over the period of study
Deadline: March 1, 2019
Website: http://www.jamesmadison.gov/

JANE M. KLAUSMAN WOMEN IN BUSINESS SCHOLARSHIP
Open to: Women pursuing a business degree.
Amount: $2,000 - $8,000
Deadline: Varies by region, typically March - April
Website: https://foundation.zonta.org/Our-Programs/Educational-Programs/Jane-M-Klausman-Women-in-Business-Scholarship

NOAA ERNEST F. HOLLINGS SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
Open to: Full-time sophomores students majoring in select fields of science.
Amount: Up to $9,500 per year for up to two years, 10-week full-time internship ($700/week).
Deadline: January 31, 2019
Website: http://www.noaa.gov/office-education/hollings-scholarship

PEO CALIFORNIA STATE CHAPTER ETHEL O. GARDNER SCHOLARSHIP
Open to: Women graduate and undergraduate students with at least 2 years of college enrollment, must be a California resident.
Amount: Varies annually
Deadline: February 1, 2019
Website: http://www.peocalifornia.org/eogssc-public-page-no-menu.html

PEO CALIFORNIA STATE CHAPTER SCHOLARSHIPS
Open to: Women graduate and undergraduate students, must be a California resident. Some (but not all) scholarships require a specific field of study: music/fine arts, education, health care, teaching, and media.
Amount: Varies annually.
Deadline: February 1, 2019
Website: http://www.peocalifornia.org/eogssc-public-page-no-menu.html

REEDSY CREATIVE WRITING SCHOLARSHIP
Open to: Students who are accepted to or currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: September 21, 2019
Website: https://blog.reedsy.com/scholarship/

UNCF STEM SCHOLARS PROGRAM
Open to: African-American/Black high school seniors who are entering college as a first-time freshmen in Fall 2019 as a STEM major
Amount: $2,500
Deadline: March 3, 2019
Website: https://scholarships.uncf.org/Program/Details/1e6735b6-3cb8-44ee-bca7-ee106e1fd6ff