College Scholarships for Careers in Physics

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Deadline
January 31
Amount
$1,000-$10,000
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  • Offered by
    American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics
    1801 Alexander Bell Drive
    Suite 500
    Reston, VA 20191-4344
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be enrolled in an accredited college or university and have completed at least one semester or quarter of college work with a minimum 3.3 GPA. Applicants must plan to enter a career in science or engineering related to the technical activities of the AIAA. Applicants do not have to be AIAA student members to apply but must join before accepting scholarships. Selection is based on scholarship, career goals, recommendations and extracurricular activities.
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Deadline
February 1
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    No
  • Offered by
    American Nuclear Society
    555 North Kensington Avenue
    La Grange Park, IL 60526
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be full-time students at an accredited graduate school in a program leading to an advanced degree in nuclear science, nuclear engineering or a nuclear-related field. There are also individual graduate scholarships. Applicants should submit applications, transcripts, recommendation letter and three reference forms.
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Deadline
February 1
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    No
  • Offered by
    American Nuclear Society
    555 North Kensington Avenue
    La Grange Park, IL 60526
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be at least sophomores or students who have completed two or more years and will be entering as juniors or seniors in an accredited university and must be enrolled in a program leading to a degree in nuclear science, nuclear engineering or a nuclear-related field. Applicants should submit applications, transcripts, recommendation letter and three reference forms. There are individual undergraduate scholarships for students who have completed two or more years in a course of study leading to a degree in nuclear science, nuclear engineering or a nuclear-related field.
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    No
  • Offered by
    Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Foundation
    6225 Brandon Avenue, Suite 315
    Springfield, VA 22150
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be full-time college sophomores or juniors, U.S. citizens or resident aliens, have a minimum "B" GPA and be in the upper fourth of their class. Award must be used during the junior or senior year of college. Selection is based on potential and intent to pursue careers in mathematics, the natural sciences or engineering.
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Deadline
March 15
Amount
$400
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    No
  • Offered by
    Tau Kappa Epsilon Educational Foundation
    8645 Founders Road
    Indianapolis, IN 46268
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must have a minimum 3.0 GPA and be undergraduates seeking a degree in education or science with the intention of pursuing a career in teaching or the sciences.
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Deadline
March 31
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    No
  • Offered by
    Community Foundation of Western Massachusetts
    1500 Main Street
    P.O. Box 15769
    Springfield, MA 01115
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must attend a U.S. college or university part-time or full-time. Application forms, transcripts and Student Aid Reports are required. Selection is based on financial need and academic merit.
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Deadline
February 1
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    No
  • Offered by
    American Nuclear Society
    555 North Kensington Avenue
    La Grange Park, IL 60526
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be undergraduate or graduate students enrolled or planning to enroll in a U.S. college or university who are also planning a career in nuclear science, nuclear engineering or another nuclear-related field. High school seniors may apply. Students must have greater than average financial need. Applicants must submit applications, transcripts, sponsor forms and three reference forms.
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Deadline
March 15, April 15 and September 15
Amount
$500-$5,000
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    No
  • Offered by
    Catching the Dream
    Attn.: Scholarship Affairs Office
    8200 Mountain Road NE
    Suite 203
    Albuquerque, NM 87110
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be 1/4 or more degree American Indian, enrolled in a tribe and attend or plan to attend college full-time. Students must apply to all other sources of funding at the same time they apply for this scholarship. Selection is based on grades, SAT or ACT scores, work experience, leadership, clear goals, commitment to the American Indian community and the potential to improve the lives of American Indian people.
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Deadline
December 31
Amount
Up to $3,000
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    No
  • Offered by
    Microscopy Society of America
    Undergraduate Research Scholarships
    230 East Ohio Street
    Suite 400
    Chicago, IL 60611-3265
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must conduct research in microscopy at their school and complete their research before graduation. Applicants must also be full-time undergraduate students and achieve junior or senior standing by the time the research work is started.
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