Many scholarships are set aside for female students. Some of these scholarships are designated for specific majors, but many are for any female student attending college. Check carefully for qualifications and deadlines!
Daughters of the American Revolution
Who: Female students who are a member of a DAR chapter and who complete the application.
EngineerGirl Essay Contest
Who: Any high school female; to enter submit an essay that describes how engineering might change our lives over the next 50 years in one of the following areas: nutrition, health, communication, education, transportation.
Galactic Unite Blytheway Scholarship
Major: Science, Technology, Engineering, & Math (STEM) & STEM education
Who: Female students seeking answers to global challenges
Amount: $7,500 for one year; scholarship is renewable.
PayScale’s Women in STEM Scholarship
Who: Women in STEM
Rosenfeld Injury Lawyers’ Single Mother Scholarship
Who: Women enrolled in an accredited high school, college or university in the U.S. Must be a mother who is attending school and must maintain a cumulative Grade Point Average (GPA) of a minimum of 3.0
United Daughters of the Confederacy Scholarship
Who: Women who are willing to apply to the local chapters of the U.D.C. for the multiple scholarships available.
Due: Spring and Winter
Zonta Educational Memoriam Award
Who: Any female student enrolled in at least 6 credit hours per semester at an accredited college or university