External Scholarships

Scholarship and Grant Searches (external resources)

Source: AFCEA STEM Teachers Scholarships

Website: http://www.afcea.org/site/?q=foundation/scholarships/stem-teacher

Description: Graduate candidates must be attending an accredited U.S. college or university on-campus and majoring in secondary education for the purpose of teaching STEM (science, technology, engineering or math) subjects in a U.S. school in grades K-12. Graduate-level candidates must be currently taking at least two semester-equivalent classes at an accredited U.S. college or university at the time of application.


Source: AFCEA STEM Major Scholarships

Website: http://www.afcea.org/site/?q=foundation/scholarships/stem-majors

Description: Graduate candidates must currently be enrolled in their second semester and at least two (2) semester-equivalent courses per term at the time of application. A current overall GPA of 3.5 or higher on a 4.0 scale in their current program at an accredited U.S. college or university required at the time of application.

Source: Alpha Kappa Alpha Educational Advancement Foundation
Website: http://www.akaeaf.org/graduate_scholarships.htm
Description: Merit and Need Based scholarships for Graduate students.

Source: American Indian Graduate Center
Website: http://www.aigcs.org/scholarships/
Description: Lists organizations that award scholarships

Source: Alger Association Scholarships
Website: https://www.horatioalger.org
Description: Awards $5 million annually.

Source: American Association of University Women
Website: http://www.aauw.org/what-we-do/educational-funding-and-awards/
Description: Career Development Grants and the Eleanor Roosevelt Teacher Fellowships. Academic grants for women in post-graduate course work.

Source: Chegg
Website: http://www.chegg.com/scholarships
Description: Links to scholarship opportunities

Source: College Connection Scholarship
Website: http://www.collegescholarships.com
Description: Links to scholarships opportunities.

Source: Congressional Hispanic Scholarships
Website: http://www.chci.org/scholarships/
Description: Provides scholarship programs and tips on scholarship search.

Source: DegreeDirectory.org Education and Teaching Master’s Degree Scholarship

Website:  http://degreedirectory.org/pages/Education_and_Teaching_Masters_Degree_Scholarship.html

Description: Listing of Master’s degree level Teaching scholarships.

Source: Fast Web Scholarship Search
Website: https://www.fastweb.com
Description: General scholarship search.

Source: The Fulbright Program
Website: http://eca.state.gov/fulbright/fulbright-programs/program-summaries/student-program
Description: List of fellowships for graduate students.

Source: Hispanic Scholarship Fund
Website: https://www.hsf.net
Description: Provides scholarship programs and tips on scholarship searches.

Source: Jewish Community Federation & Endowment Fund

Website: http://www.jewishfed.org/see-how-we-help/college-scholarships

Description: Scholarships for Jewish students.


Source: P. Buckley Moss Society Judith Cary Leadership Memorial Scholarship

Website: www.mosssociety.org

Description: Scholarship for Special Education students.


Source: Pi Lambda Theta Graduate Student Scholar

Website: http://pilambda.org/about-plt/scholarships/graduate-student-scholar/

Description: Graduate student applicants must have completed twelve semester credits or equivalent graduate work.


Source: Pi Lambda Theta Janyce Yoshizawa Excellence in Classroom Teaching Award

Website: http://pilambda.org/about-plt/scholarships/janyce-yoshizawa-excellence-in-classroom-teaching-award/

Description: Excellence in Classroom Teaching Award


Source: Point Foundation (The National LGBTQ Scholarship Fund)

Website: https://www.pointfoundation.org/

Description: A Graduate student who is “out” as a person who identifies as a member of the LGBTQ community. Have a proven track record of leadership & community involvement, strong academic achievement & financial need.

Source: The Roothbert Fund Scholarships
Website: http://www.roothbertfund.org/scholarships.php
Description: Grants for undergraduate or graduate study at accredited colleges or universities.

Source: Sallie Mae
Website: https://www.collegeanswer.com/index.jsp
Description: Free scholarship search service. The student must complete a form and provide an e-mail address to receive scholarship information and listings.

Source: Scholarship Experts
Website: https://www.scholarshipexperts.com
Description: General scholarship search.

Source: Scholarships
Website: https://www.scholarships.com
Description: General scholarship search.

Source: SR Education Group "Graduate Scholarship for Teachers

Website: http://www.sreducationgroup.org/scholarships/graduate-scholarship-for-teachers

Description: Annual scholarships for teachers pursuing Graduate degrees.

Source: SuperCollege: Grad School
Website: http://www.supercollege.com/gradschool/gradschool.cfm
Description: General scholarship search for graduate students

Source: Teacher.org’s “Inspire Our Future” Scholarship

Website: http://www.teacher.org/scholarship-entry-rules/

Description: Scholarship for teachers.


Source: Teacher Quest Scholarship Program

Website: http://brownvboard.org/content/scholarships

Description: Teacher scholarship program


Source: Tungsten Rings & Co. Scholarship Program

Website: www.tungstenringsco.com/#scholarship


Source: United Jewish Appeal (UJA)-Federation of New York Graduate Fellowship

Website: http://www.ujafedny.org/find-help/apply-for-scholarships/graduate-fellowship/


Source: Union Plus Scholarship Program

Website:  http://www.unionplus.org/college-education-financing/union-plus-scholarship


Source: Zeta Phi Beta Sorority- National Education Foundation

Website: http://www.zpbnef1975.org/scholarship-application-procedure/