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

Signal Scholarship
Major:
 Marketing, business, computer science
Who: Students planning to go into the fields of technology, marketing, or entrepreneurship
Amount: Up to $1,500
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

Wiley CPA Excel Accounting Scholarship
Who:
Students who are taking at least one accounting course.
Amount: $2,500 and Wiley CPAexcel Video Gold Medal Course
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

Tylenol Future Care Scholarship
Major:
Pre-health
Who: Students wishing to dedicate their careers to caring for people, while also demonstrating an admirable balance of academic excellence, leadership, and community involvement
Amount: up to $10,000

Future First Scholarship
Major:
Nursing
Who: Nursing students willing to write a short topical essay
Amount: $500

The CPAP Shop Essay College Scholarship
Major:
Pre-Med, Nursing (undergraduate major related to a medical degree)
Who: Students willing to write a short essay on sleep apnea.
Amount: $1,000

PSYCHOLOGY & SOCIAL SCIENCE

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

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

Therapy Professionals Scholarship
Who:
Students with a 3.0 GPA who are majoring in physical therapy or psychology.
Amount: $1,000
Due: Winter


SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY

Remote DBA Scholarship
Who:
Students majoring in one of the computer science fields and willing to write a 1,000 word essay comparing 3 different database technologies.
Due: Spring (July 1st)

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