Scholarships with May Deadlines

Decision Day Sweepstakes For Parents

Amount: $2500

Apply By: May, 16, 2020

Description: SoFi is giving away $2,500 to 20 lucky parents to help pay for their child’s college education.

Sponsor: SoFi 

 

National Sackette Nursing Scholarship

Amount: Varies

Apply By: May 1, 2020

Description: Scholarship is open to students enrolled at a Nursing School. Applicant must be sponsored by a Sackette Unit.

Sponsor: AMVETS National Ladies Auxiliary

 

Orchid Care Scholarship

Amount: $500

Apply By: May 1, 2020

Description: Scholarship is open to undergraduate and graduate students pursuing a program in Botany, Horticulture, Environmental Science, Conservation with a focus on orchids.

Sponsor: Orchids Made Easy

 

Prospective 7-12 Secondary Teacher Coursework Scholarships

Amount: Up to $3,000

Apply By: May 1, 2020

Description: Scholarship is open to students who are preparing for teaching secondary school mathematics. Applicant must submit a written proposal that includes evidence of their past academic achievement in a college or university and their commitment to teaching.

Sponsor: National Council of Teachers of Mathematics

 

Race for Education Scholarship

Amount: Up to $5,000

Apply By: May 1, 2020

Description: Scholarship is open to students pursuing a field of study within the equine, animal science or agricultural industry or whose family is employed in the equine industry. Applicant must be under 24 years old  and have at least a 2.85 GPA

Sponsor: The Race for Education

 

Rover Scholarship

Amount: $2,500

Apply By: May 1, 2020

Description: Scholarship is open to U.S. residents who are graduating high school seniors or college freshmen, sophomores, or juniors. Applicant must submit an essay on a given topic related to technology.

Sponsor: Rover

 

Visionary Scholarship Program

Amount: Up to $5,000

Apply By: May 1, 2020

Description: Scholarship is open to high school freshmen, sophomores, juniors, and seniors who are United States citizens or eligible non-citizens. Applicant must submit an essay on why college is important to them.

Sponsor: American College Foundation

 

Asia SiVon Cottom Memorial Scholarship

Amount: Up to $2,000

Apply By: May 4, 2020

Description: Scholarship is open to high school seniors or graduates who plan to enroll, or students who are already enrolled, in a full-time or part-time undergraduate or graduate course of study at an accredited two or four-year college, university, vocational-technical, or graduate student. Applicant must be studying Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics (STEM) or a closely related field.

Sponsor: Asia SiVon Cottom Memorial Scholarship Fund

 

Scholarships for Students with Autism

Amount: $3,000

Apply By: May 4, 2020

Description: Scholarship is open to incoming and current students attending two or four-year universities, life skills or post secondary programs, or vocational, technical, or trade schools. Applicant must face daily challenges related to autism and attend programs that assist in skill-building, job-readiness, and other transition-related skills.

Sponsor: Organization for Autism Research (OAR)

 

Thermo Fisher Scientific Antibody Scholarship

Amount: Up to $10,000

Apply By: May 5, 2020

Description: Scholarship is open to legal U.S. residents 16 years of age or older at the time of application and enrolled as a graduate or undergraduate student for the 2019 term. Applicant must have a declared major of biology, chemistry, bio-chemistry, or related life science field.

Sponsor: Thermo Fisher Scientific

 

Alliance For Women in Media Foundation Scholarships

Amount: Varies

Apply By: May 8, 2020

Description: Scholarship is open to female undergraduate and graduate students attending an accredited college or university in the United States in the fall of 2020. Those pursuing a media career in an area such as cable, television, radio, digital media, publishing, journalism, advertising, production, creative design, or others are especially encouraged to apply.

Sponsor: Alliance for Women in Media | Loreen Arbus Foundation

 

Hsiao Memorial Social Sciences Scholarship

Amount: $1,000

Apply By: : May 11, 2020

Description: Scholarship is open to graduate students attending a U.S. based college or university in 2020-2021 with preference given to research/study topics that benefit those in social/economic need, especially Asian and Asian American communities. Preference for Asian heritage, but it is not required.

Sponsor: Asian Pacific Fund

 

Texts=Wrecks Scholarship

Amount: $1,000

Apply By: May 13, 2020

Description: Open to incoming and current college students. Applicant must submit a short introduction and an essay on their good choices like choosing not to drive distracted or choosing not to drive under the influence of alcohol or drugs.

Sponsor: GibsonSingleton PLLC

 

Take Charge of Tomorrow Scholarship

Amount: $1,000

Apply By: May 14, 2020

Description: Open to high school seniors or current undergraduate students. Applicant must submit a short introduction an essay about a time they stood up for what was right, even when other people them that they were wrong or thought it wasn’t worth the fight.

Sponsor: Jurewitz Law Group

 

Advancing Agricultural Science Opportunities for Native Americans (AASONA) Scholarship

Amount: $5,000

Apply By: : May 15, 2020

Description: Scholarship is open to Native American students who are pursuing agriculture related STEM degrees during the upcoming academic year.

Sponsor: American Indian Science and Engineering Society

 

Becker Law Office Scholarship Essay Contest

Amount: Up to $2,500

Apply By: May 15, 2020

Description: Open to graduating high school seniors and current college students in the United States. Applicant must submit an essay on a given topic related to teenage driving.

Sponsor: Becker Law Office

 

Families of Freedom Scholarship

Amount:Varies

Apply By: May 15, 2020

Description: Open to dependent children, spouses or domestic partners of 9/11 victims, including airplane crew and passengers; World Trade Center and Pentagon workers and visitors; and relief workers and visitors; and relief workers, including firefighters, emergency medical personnel, and law enforcement personnel, that were involved in the rescue efforts. Applicant must be an incoming or current college student.

Sponsor: Families of Freedom Scholarship Fund

 

Cameron Impact Scholarship

Amount: Up to $50,000

Apply By: May 22, 2020

Description: Open to high school juniors (Class of 2020) who are planning to enroll in a full-time course of study toward a bachelor’s degree at an accredited four-year U.S. college or university. Applicant must maintain a minimum cumulative unweighted 3.7 GPA. This is the early application deadline. The regular application deadline is September 1, 2020

Sponsor: Bryan Cameron Education Foundation

 

 Davis Scholarship

Amount: $1,000

Apply By: May 22, 2020

Description: Open to high school juniors and seniors, as well as current college students. Applicant must submit an essay on a given topic related to leadership.

Sponsor: Student Award Search Aid

 

1800wheelchair.com Scholarship

Amount: $500

Apply By: May 30, 2020

Description: Open to graduating high school seniors and current undergraduate and graduate students. Applicant must submit a “visual poem,” in a style of their choosing, on the theme of overcoming a personal challenge.

Sponsor: 1800wheelchair.com

 

AFCCE Scholarships

Amount: Up to $2,500

Apply By:  May 31, 2020

Description: Open to college students enrolled in a full-time undergraduate or graduate program at an accredited U.S. college or university with a major in engineering or science and related to the telecommunications field.

Sponsor: Association of Federal Communications Consulting Engineers

 

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Mindy Trotta

Mindy Trotta

Mindy Trotta is an editor who spent many years behind a desk and then switched to working behind the oven as a pastry chef. Now, having perfected the art of multitasking, she is baking, working as the "Chief of Everything" at Road2College, and blogging at Relocation The Blog.
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