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Dronethusiast Women in Science UAV Scholarship

Deadline: December 1, 2017 Eligibility: Student must be enrolled as a high school or college student anywhere in the world. This is not a U.S.-only scholarship. Email essay to along with one letter of recommendation. All students of all majors can apply. Must demonstrate need for financial assistance. Award: $500 Contact: Information available on website, [...]

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Fresh Start Scholarship Foundation

The Fresh Start Scholarship Foundation, Inc., the charitable arm of Wilmington Women in Business, Inc., awards college scholarships to women returning to college based on need, academic record and potential for success. Eligibility: Candidates must: Be female Be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident Be a resident of Delaware or be employed in Delaware for [...]

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Walmart Foundation Scholarships

Deadline: Various, check website for details.   Eligibility:  The Walmart Foundation offers two scholarship programs that benefit Walmart associates and their high school senior dependents. The Walmart Associate Scholarship is available to associates in any division of Walmart and Sam’s Club. Associates must: Be based in the United States. Should demonstrate financial need and involvement [...]

Ryan R. Wagner Memorial Scholarship

Deadline: March 15, 2017 Eligibility: Graduating senior from Middletown or Appoquinimink. Resident of the Appoquinimink school district. Accepted to the University of Delaware engineering program. Award: One award to a student from each school (Middletown and Appoquinimink). Students may reapply for continued support. At the discretion of the Ryan R. Wagner Memorial Scholarship Committee. Contact: Application [...]

United States Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation

Eligibility: Sons and daughters of active duty, reserve, veteran, or deceased U.S. Marines who are high school graduates or undergraduates studying for a first bachelor’s degree, associate’s degree or technical certificate at an accredited college or vocational/ technical institution. Must have at least a 2.0 GPA. Maximum family adjusted gross income of $94,000 (increased if applicant’s [...]

Henry H. Stroud, M.D. Memorial Scholarship

Deadline: March 15, 2017 Eligibility: Delaware resident enrolling in an accredited school of medicine. Award: Varies each year; at the discretion of the board of directors at the Delaware Community Foundation. Additional Requirement: Awards will be based on the applicant’s demonstrated commitment to pursuing the highest standards of excellence, ethics and compassion in the medical [...]

Swiss Benevolent Society of New York, Pellegrini Scholarships

Deadline: March 31, 2017; Application request by January 31, 2017 Eligibility: Partial tuition grants awarded at the post-secondary school level for vocational or undergraduate and graduate academic studies at an accredited school. Based on need and merit (minimum GPA of 3.0) or on merit alone. For a full undergraduate scholarship, applicant must demonstrate financial need. [...]

Rotary Club of Wilmington

Deadline: April 21, 2017 Eligibility: A resident of New Castle County and a high school senior attending a public or private school in New Castle County. Formally admitted to a public or private college or university for the upcoming academic year. Proven financial need. Solid academic achievement. Involvement in extracurricular activities. A commitment to community [...]

Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship Program

Deadline: Application available online in October and due in mid-February 2017. Check website for details. Eligibility: Applicants must: Be a graduating, minority high school senior. Plan to attend an accredited and approved four-year institution within the United States. Show leadership potential. Demonstrate a dedication to community service. Present evidence of financial need. Be a U.S. [...]

Quiet Resorts Charitable Foundation (QRCF) Scholarships

Deadline: April 2017, see website for details. Eligibility: High school seniors who reside in the towns of Fenwick Island, Bethany Beach, Ocean View, Millville, Clarksville, Selbyville, Frankford, Dagsboro, Millsboro, and their surrounding rural  areas. This area encompasses the zip codes of 19944, 19930, 19970, 19967, 19975, 19945, 19939 and 19966. Scholarship is awarded based on [...]