Scholarships by Major

SCHOLARSHIPS BY MAJOR

A college major is defined as a specific area where you will take the majority of your coursework. Usually this relates to the job you are preparing for after college. Examples of popular majors at SNU include Business, Psychology, Sports Management, Education, and Religion. Your intended major may fit into one of the broader categories below. For example, a biology major would fit into the science category. Be sure to look for categories as well as specific majors!

ARTS & HUMANITIES

AWC Scholarship
Who: A full time sophomore or higher female student pursuing a communications related major.
Amount: Unknown
Due: Spring

Ruth K. Jacobs Memorial Scholarship
Who: A full time student who is majoring in Music.
Amount: $1,000
Due: Spring

WorldStudio AIGA Scholarships
Major: Art or Graphic Design
Amount: $2000-$4000
Due: Spring

Writers and Illustrators of the Future
Major: 
Graphic Arts, English, Creative Writing
Who: student science fiction writers and illustrators
Amount: $5,000
Due: Spring

National Art Honor Society Scholarship
Major:
Art, Graphic Design
Who: High school seniors that are willing to submit a portfolio that exemplifies their creative ability and interest
Amount: Up to $20,000
Due: Spring

Thomas L. Dickson Scholarship
Major:
Political Science, English, Business, etc. (undergraduate major preparing you to pursue a law degree)
Who: Students who submit a video essay.
Amount: $1,000
Due: Spring


 BUSINESS

AICPA Scholarship for Minority Accounting Students
Major: Accounting
Who: Minority students demonstrating exceptional academic achievement, leadership and commitment to pursuing the CPA
Amount: up to $5,000
Due: Spring

Digital Third Coast Scholarship
Major: Marketing, Advertising, Public Relations
Who: Students willing to write 500+ words on how digital marketing will develop in the next 5-10 years; recommended for students going into the fields stated above.
Amount: $500
Due: Spring


 HEALTH

Eraser Clinic Scholarship
Who:
Students majoring in  nursing, medicine, natural sciences, applied sciences, engineering, or a related field and are also willing to write a 200 to 400 word essay.
Amount: $1,000
Due: Spring and Fall

New Look Laser Tattoo Removal
Major:
Pre-health
Who: Students studying or planning to study nursing, medicine, natural or applied sciences, or engineering with a 3.0 GPA
Amount: up to $2,000

PSYCHOLOGY & SOCIAL SCIENCE

Buford & Gonzalez Scholarship
Who: 
Students interested in a law career who have financial need and are willing to fill out an online form.
Amount: $2,000
Due: Spring

Future Counselors of America Scholarship
Who:
Students with a minimum of a 3.5 GPA, are majoring in psychology and who are willing to write a 500 word essay.
Amount: $1,000
Due: Spring

 Undergraduate Scholarship Program (CIA)
 Who: 
Will-be-freshmen, freshmen, or sophomores willing to have summer internships.
 Amount: $18,000 per year
 Due: Summer

SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY

Siemens Technology Program
Major: Science, Technology, Engineering, & Math
Amount: $1000 and up
Due: Spring

American Chemical Society
Major: Science, Technology, Engineering, & Math
Amount: Up to $5000
Due: Spring

AES Engineering Scholarships
Major: Science, Technology, Engineering, & Math
Amount: $500

NSA Stokes Educational Scholarship Program
Major:
Computer Science or Computer or Electrical Engineering
Who: High school seniors planning on majoring in computer science or computer or electrical engineering.
Amount: Up to $30,000 annually