In Delaware, scholarships for residents are available, as are scholarships for those
who would like to attend college in Delaware. Scholarships are one way you can still
go to college, even when the banks are making it either difficult, very expensive
or both. Luckily, financial aid is readily available
to those willing to do the research. For example, Scholarships.com can help you
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Aileen Lee Scholarship
August 01, Annually
Aileen Lee Scholarships are awarded to incoming freshmen at the University of Oregon each academic year in recognition of students who have demonstrated a commitment to excellence throughout their high school career in leadership, service and academic excellence.
Applicants must be out-of-state students beginning their first year at the UO. Three men and three women will be selected and funds [...] More
Delaware Governor's Workforce Development Grants
All applicants must be 18 or older, residents of Delaware, and U.S. citizens or eligible non-citizens.
1. You must be employed by a company in Delaware that contributes to the Blue Collar Training Fund Program. Employees of government agencies, hospitals, and nonprofit agencies are not eligible.
2. Any part-time or temporary employment at an eligible company [...] More
George E Gordy Family Education Trust Scholarship
Anybody applying for the George E Gordy Family Education Trust Scholarship must be a Sussex County Delaware High School Graduate and maintain a 2.75 GPA. Award based on Merit and Need. This is a 4 year scholarship that must be renewed each year to maintain [...] More
Mark B. Holzman Scholarship
June 01, Annually
Applicants for the Mark B. Holzman Scholarship must be a Delaware resident and enrolled in a graduate-level program in either dentistry, medicine, religion or law.
For more information and to request an application, please contact:
Mark B. Holzman Scholarship Trust
c/o Wilmington Trust Company
Att: Personal Trust and Private Banking
3 South DuPont Highway
Georgetown, DE 19947-2802 [...] More
Carson Scholars Fund, Inc.
Carson Scholars Fund, Inc. aims to recognize and reward students in grade 4-11 who have earned the highest level of academic achievement. Emphasis is placed on students' performance and desire to maintain a strong academic record, as well as humanitarian qualities that have a positive impact on society.
To be considered for nomination, students must: Be enrolled in grades 4-11, be nominated [...] More
Christopher K. Smith Memorial Scholarship
March 15, Annually
Delaware’s professional educators - the 12,000 members of the Delaware State Education Association - are offering a $1,000 cash scholarship in order to help a future teacher enter today’s most rewarding, critical, and challenging profession.
The members of DSEA invite all Delaware high school seniors graduating from a public school, who intend to pursue a career in teaching, to apply for this [...] More
The Heidelberg College Out Of State Grant
In order to qualify for the Heidelberg College Out Of State Grant, the applicant must be resident of a state other than Ohio and attend Heidelberg College. This grant is renewable for four years as long as the student is making satisfactory academic progress. For more information, please visit http://www.heidelberg.edu/financialaid/futurestudent/scholarships [...] More
Better Business Bureau of Delaware Student Ethics Scholarship
January 09, Annually
Judges will select the scholarship recipients based on their overall leadership, contributions to the community and school, academic accomplishments and written essay. Essay and additional guidelines available on our website.
In keeping with the BBB Education Foundation’s goals, we have developed this award as a way to focus on ethics with young adults who are on the cusp of their careers, [...] More
Moody's Mega Math Challenge
February 21, Annually
Moody's Mega Math (M3) Challenge is an Internet-based, applied math contest for high school juniors and seniors. Participating teams are required to independently solve an open-ended, applied math-modeling problem focused on a real-world issue in 14 hours. Winners receive scholarships totaling $100,000. Registration and participation are free. The goal of the Challenge is to motivate students to [...] More
PMI Delaware Valley Chapter Scholarship
June 01, Annually
PMI Delaware Valley Chapter is offering one scholarship in the amount of $2,500. Applicants must be enrolled in or applying for an accredited degree program (bachelor, master, or doctoral) in project management or a related field of study benefitting from project management. In addition to the criteria noted above, applicants will be reviewed with the following order of priority:
- A member of [...] More
AAHA Lou Manzione Scholarship
May 15, Annually
The Atlantic Amateur Hockey Association is pleased to offer a scholarship program to students who plan to continue their education beyond the 12th grade. A total of two (2) one thousand dollar ($1,000) scholarships are available, one to a New Jersey High School Senior and the second to a High School Senior from Pennsylvania or Delaware.
The applicants must be high school [...] More
Bridgewater College State Incentive Grant
The Bridgewater College State Incentive Grant is a renewable grant awarded to incoming freshmen and transfers who are residents of the following states: Delaware, Florida, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania or West Virginia.
For more information, visit [...] More
Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange for Young Professionals
December 01, Annually
The Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange (CBYX) for Young Professionals is a full-year work-study fellowship program with a strong focus on cultural exchange. CBYX annually provides 75 young Americans with an understanding of everyday life, education, and professional training in Germany. The program begins in July and includes two months of intensive German language training in Germany (no prior [...] More
Delaware Nursing Incentive Program
The Delaware Nursing Incentive Program is for full-time students enrolled in an accredited program leading to certification as an RN or LPN who are either (1) high school seniors who rank in upper half of class with at least a 2.5 cumulative, unweighted GPA, or (2) undergraduates who meet academic requirements.
Current state employees do not have to be Delaware residents and may be considered [...] More
Diamond State Scholarships
March 21, Annually
The Diamond State Scholarship is a merit-based award for graduating high school seniors enrolling at regionally-accredited colleges in the U.S.
Applicants must be:
- Legal residents of Delaware
- U.S. citizens or eligible non-citizens
- High school seniors who rank in upper quarter of class
- Combined score of at least 1800 on the SAT
- Enrolled as a full-time student in a degree program at [...] More
EMU National Scholars Program
The EMU National Scholars Program is a four-year award that pays 30 credit hours per year (15 per semester) of out-of-state tuition differential.
Must be a new freshmen or new transfer student with a minimum 3.50 GPA and a resident of a state other than Michigan or Ohio to be considered. Freshmen recipients must live in university housing the first two years of this award.
For more information [...] More
Wilmington Women in Business Fresh Start Scholarship
May 31, Annually
The Fresh Start Scholarship Foundation, a 501 (c)(3) organization, was established by the Wilmington Women in Business in 1996 to provide financial incentive and mentoring assistance to a woman returning to school to improve her life and opportunities. Awards are granted without regard to race, color, creed, religion, disability, or national origin.
- Be female.
- Be a U.S. [...] More
Ivyane D.F. Davis Memorial Scholarship
May 01, Annually
The Ivyane D. F. Davis Memorial Scholarship fund was established by the General Assembly of the State of Delaware in June 1989 to provide scholarships for post-secondary education to Delaware residents who have been in foster care in the state of Delaware.
This scholarship fund addresses the particular financial needs of many children who have been in foster care and offers them the opportunity [...] More
JSU Alabama McGee Scholarship
March 01, Annually
The JSU Alabama McGee Scholarship is for approximately $2,000. Any non-Alabama resident with 28 or above ACT score or SAT score of 1260 or above may [...] More
Korean American Scholarship Foundation - Eastern Regional Chapter
July 08, Annually
The KASF scholarships are awarded each year to the college students of Korean heritage. A student currently enrolled in a full-time undergraduate or graduate program is qualified to apply for the KASF scholarship. The scholarship recipient is selected on the basis of financial need, academic achievement, school activities, and community services. Each applicant must submit an application to the [...] More
Lighthouse Scholarships and Career Awards
The Lighthouse scholarships reward excellence, recognize accomplishments and help students who are blind or partially sighted achieve their career goals.
There are four categories and each carries a $5,000 prize:
* College-bound Award, for high school seniors or recent high school graduates now planning to begin college
* Undergraduate Award I, for college students who may apply at any time [...] More
CMAA Mid-Atlantic Chapter Scholarship
April 08, Annually
The Mid-Atlantic Chapter of the Construction Management Association of America (MAC CMAA), awards a limited number of scholarships to qualified students to help them defray the costs of pursuing a degree in construction management or a related-degree program. The amounts of the scholarships vary from year to year, but typically average $3,000.
1. Must have completed a [...] More
The Mid-Atlantic Security Traders Foundation, Inc.
April 15, Annually
The Mid-Atlantic Security Traders Association is a non-profit organization and an affiliate of the Security Traders Association.
This year, the Foundation intends to award a minimum of three $2,500 scholarships, one in each member jurisdiction of Maryland, Virginia and Washington, D.C. The monetary awarded amounts may increase depending on the number of applications received. The winners will be [...] More
Philly ISACA Scholarship Competition
March 01, Annually
The Philadelphia ISACA Chapter invites essay entries for the ISACA Scholarship Competition Award. Participants are to write an essay on one of the IT audit and controls-related topics or information security practices-related topics defined (as defined). Submissions will be reviewed by the Philadelphia ISACA Chapter Grants & Scholarships Committee.
Essays will be evaluated based on innovation and [...] More
The Roothbert Fund Scholarships
January 31, Annually
The principal focus of the Roothbert Fund is its Scholarships Program, through which it makes grants for undergraduate or graduate study at accredited colleges or universities. Scholarships may only be applied to study at an accredited institution based in the United States. The Fund seeks candidates who are "motivated by spiritual values," and works to foster fellowship among them.
The Fund is [...] More
The Ron & Cora Lee Children of Law Enforcement Officers Scholarship
May 31, Annually
The Ron and Cora Lee Children of Law Enforcement Officers scholarships are open to high school seniors seeking a full-time post-secondary education at an accredited college or university with at least a 2.5 grade point average (GPA) or equivalent, and who have a parent / guardian that is currently employed by, or entitled to a vested pension from a law enforcement agency, and personally has, or [...] More
Delaware Educational Benefits for Children of Deceased Veterans and Others
The State of Delaware provides educational benefits for the children of deceased veterans of the military services of the United States, military service personnel held prisoner of war and military service personnel officially declared to be missing in action.
In order to qualify for this entitlement an applicant shall be: the child of a member of the armed forces who was killed while on active [...] More
VMDAEC Educational Foundation Scholarship
March 08, Annually
The Virginia, Maryland & Delaware Association of Electric Cooperatives was founded in 1944 and provides training, communications, governmental relations and other services to the 16 electric cooperatives that serve the three-state Mid-Atlantic region.
The Educational Scholarship Foundation was established to provide a vehicle to fund future scholarships and allows for donations and memorial [...] More