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!
Who: Adults facing economic, social, or physical challenges, who are looking to improve their situation through educational opportunities and are willing to mpete at local chapter and corporate level.
Buick Achievers Scholarship Program
Who: First-generation college females, minorities, military veterans or dependents of military personnel pursuing engineering, technology, or select design and business‐related programs of study.
Amount: Up to $25,000
Diamonds in the Rough Ministry International Scholarship
Who: Female, Christian, high school seniors from Texas who excel in all things
Additional Link: https://www.scholarships.com/financial-aid/college-scholarships/scholarships-by-type/first-in-family-scholarships/diamonds-in-the-rough-ministry-international-scholarship/
Due: The College Scholarships application for 2016-2017 is now closed.
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.
Who: High school seniors who are members of the Executive Women International who are willing to compete at local chapter and corporate level.
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.
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