College Scholarships for Careers in Science

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  • 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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February 1
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  • 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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Deadline
March 15
Amount
$1,200
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    No
  • Offered by
    American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers Foundation
    Administrator
    Scholarship Fund
    2950 Niles Road
    St. Joseph, MI 49085
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must have completed at least one year of undergraduate study and have at least one year of undergraduate study remaining, major in agricultural or biological engineering at an eligible accredited degree program in the U.S. or Canada, have a minimum 2.5 GPA and demonstrate financial need. Students must also be members of ASABE.
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Deadline
March 15
Amount
$1,000-$3,000
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    No
  • Offered by
    Atlantic Salmon Federation
    P.O. Box 807
    Calais, ME 04619-0807
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be studying or actively engaged in salmon management or research. The award is open to U.S. and Canadian applicants.
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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
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$1,000
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    No
  • Offered by
    Electrochemical Society
    65 South Main Street, Building D
    Pennington, NJ 08534-2839
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be accepted or enrolled in a college or university and must submit transcripts, an outline of the proposed research project, a description of how the project is related to the field of electrochemical power sources, a record of achievements in industrial work and a letter of recommendation from the research supervisor. Awards are based on academic performance, past research, proposed research and the recommendation.
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  • Offered by
    American Indian Science and Engineering Society
    P.O. Box 9828
    Albuquerque, NM 87119-9828
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must reside in one of the following states: Arizona, California, Colorado, Kansas, Minnesota, Montana, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Oregon, South Dakota or Washington. Applicants must also major in one of the following areas: business, engineering, math, medicine/health administration, natural/physical sciences, technology or education and belong to AISES.
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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 17 and August 15
Amount
$50,000-$60,000 plus expenses
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation
    675 Third Avenue, 25th Floor
    New York, NY 10017
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must have completed one or more of the following degrees or its equivalent: M.D., Ph.D., M.D./Ph.D., D.D.S. or D.V.M. Applicants should submit an application cover sheet, sponsor's biographical sketch, CV, degree certificate, letter, research proposal, summary of research form, up to three reprints of work and four letters of reference. This is a three-year award with various deadlines and funding. The research must be conducted at a university, hospital or research institution. International candidates may apply to do their research only in the United States.
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Deadline
March 1
Amount
$400-$1,000
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    No
  • Offered by
    American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists
    Maureen Donnelly, Secretary
    Department of Biological Sciences, Florida International University
    11200 SW 8th Street
    Miami, FL 33199
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be members of ASIH and studying for an advanced degree. The award may be used for museum or laboratory study, travel, fieldwork or other activities that will enhance their careers and their contributions to the science of herpetology. Both merit and need will be considered.
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    No
  • Offered by
    Electrochemical Society
    65 South Main Street, Building D
    Pennington, NJ 08534-2839
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be accepted by or enrolled in a college or university and propose a research project. The application must include transcripts, research outline, statement describing how the project relates to electrochemical engineering, record of industrial work and letter of recommendation from the research supervisor. The award is based on academic performance, research and the recommendation.
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Deadline
March 31
Amount
$1,000 plus travel expenses
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    No
  • Offered by
    Astronomical League
    9201 Ward Parkway
    Suite 100
    Kansas City, MO 64114
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be Astronomical League members under the age of 19 on the date of the application. The award is based on astronomical service and service to the league.
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Deadline
February 1
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  • Renewable
    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
June 15
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$5,000
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    No
  • Offered by
    American Institute of Chemical Engineers - (AIChE)
    3 Park Avenue
    New York, NY 10016
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be chemical engineering incoming undergraduate juniors or seniors and be planning a career in the chemical engineering process industries. Applicants must also have a minimum 3.0 GPA and be attending an ABET accredited school in the U.S., Canada or Mexico. Selection is based on an essay outlining career goals, leadership in an AIChE student chapter or other university sponsored activity and letters of recommendation. Preference is given to members of AIChE.
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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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    No
  • Offered by
    American Institute of Chemical Engineers - (AIChE)
    3 Park Avenue
    New York, NY 10016
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be ethnic minorities, major in chemical engineering and be undergraduate or graduate students.
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Deadline
December 31
Amount
Up to $3,000
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  • Renewable
    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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Deadline
March 1
Amount
$100-$1,000
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    No
  • Offered by
    Nebraska Academy of Sciences
    P.O. Box 880339
    Lincoln, NE 68588
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. There are six scholarships given to Nebraska high school seniors including those who plan to study geology, earth sciences, prairie and soil conservation, climate and environmental change and business and the environment.
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Deadline
March 1
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$400-$1,000
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists
    Maureen Donnelly, Secretary
    Department of Biological Sciences, Florida International University
    11200 SW 8th Street
    Miami, FL 33199
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants should be members of ASIH and should be enrolled for an advanced degree, although those with developing careers may receive the award under exceptional circumstances. Awards may be used for museums or laboratory study, travel, fieldwork or other activities that will enhance their professional careers and their contributions to the science of ichthyology. Scholarships are awarded on the basis of merit and need.
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