Graduate Student Scholarships

Listed below are scholarships that are open to graduate students, but may have other eligibility restrictions based on field of study or other demographics. Please visit the scholarship‘s website for additional information. Scholarships listed below may appear in other categories.

AbbreviationFinder Scholarship
Open to: High school seniors, undergraduate, or graduate students who have demonstrated outstanding achievement, participation, and leadership in school activities or work experience.
Amount: $7,500
Deadline: July 1, 2019
Website: https://www.abbreviationfinder.org/the-scholarships/

AMERICAN INDIAN COLLEGE FUND FULL CIRCLE SCHOLARSHIPS
Open to: Graduate students who are registered as a member of a federal or state recognized tribe, or a descendant of at least one grandparent or parent who is an enrolled tribal member.
Amount: Varies by scholarship
Deadline: May 31 of each year.
Website: http://collegefund.org/student-resources/scholarships/scholarship-programs/

B. DAVIS SCHOLARSHIP
Open to: High School juniors and seniors, undergraduate and graduate students.
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: May 24, 2019
Website: http://www.studentawardsearch.com/scholarships.htm

CALIFORNIA STRAWBERRY SCHOLARSHIPS
Open to: California strawberry fieldworkers and/or their children.
Amount: $400 - $5,000
Deadline: February 15, 2019 for new applicants, February 1, 2019 for re-applicants
Website: http://www.californiastrawberries.com/scholarships

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/

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

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: January 30, 2019
Website: http://www.peocalifornia.org/eogssc-public-page-no-menu.html

PEO CALIFORNIA STATE CHAPTER JANET H. GRISWOLD MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
Open to: Women graduate and undergraduate students, must be a California resident.
Amount: Varies annually
Deadline: January 30, 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: January 30, 2019
Website: http://www.peocalifornia.org/eogssc-public-page-no-menu.html

PEO EDUCATIONAL LOAN FUND
Open to: Women graduate and undergraduate students, must have minimum 625 credit score, does not exceed indebtedness limit for her degree level, must be within two years, but not less than four months of completing her course of study.
Amount: Up to $15000.00 for graduate level studies. Up to $12000.00 for Undergraduate level studies.
Website: http://www.peointernational.org/about-peo-educational-loan-fund-elf

PFLAG SAN DIEGO
Open to: LGBT high school seniors, undergraduates, and graduate students from San Diego County
Amount: $2,000
Deadline: March 18, 2019
Website: http://www.pflag.com/scholarship-applicants/

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/

SALLIEMAE BRIDGING THE DREAM SCHOLARSHIP
Open to: Graduate students who will be enrolled at least half-time for the 2019-20 academic year
Amount: $20,000
Deadline: February 15, 2019
Website: https://bridgingthedream.scholarsapply.org/