Healthcare Leaders Scholarship

Deadline: January 29, 2017 Eligibility: The Healthcare Leaders Scholarship is offered to students entering or currently pursuing an educational program related to nursing or medicine. Students must be at least 17 years of age and have a GPA of 3.0 or higher. All applicants must submit a 600 to 1,000-word essay explaining what they hope [...]

Delaware Federation of Garden Clubs

Deadline: February 1 Eligibility:  College juniors, seniors or graduate students currently enrolled in a Delaware college. College sophomores may apply for their junior year. Applicants must have a minimum of a B-average and a major in agriculture education, horticulture, floriculture, environmental concerns, wildlife science, habitat of forest/systems ecology, land management and other related allied subjects. [...]

T.E.A.C.H. Early Childhood Delaware Program

T.E.A.C.H. Early Childhood Delaware provides scholarships for those working in licensed early care and education (ECE) or school age program in Delaware. Eligibility: Individuals who: Work in Delaware Possess a high school diploma or equivalent Work a minimum of 20 hours per week in a licensed early care and education (ECE) or school age program [...]

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Margaret A. Stafford Nursing Scholarship

Deadline: March 15, 2017 Eligibility: Resident of Delaware. Accepted at an accredited college or university nursing program. Must be initiating or furthering nursing training. It is not required that applicants attend a Delaware college or university. All recipients will seek to improve the quality of health care in our society through nursing practices that ensure that [...]

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Society of Women Engineers Scholarship Program

Deadline: Various, check website for details. Eligibility:  Provides financial assistance to women admitted to an ABET accredited baccalaureate or graduate program in preparation for a career in engineering, engineering technology and computer science. Various scholarships with specific requirements. Award:  $1,000 to $10,000. Contact: Information available at website,

Society of Plastics Engineers Foundation Scholarship Program

Deadline: Spring 2017, various. Check website for details. Eligibility: Must have a demonstrated or expressed interest in the plastics industry and be majoring in or taking courses that are beneficial to a career in the plastics/polymer industry. This includes, but is not limited to, plastics engineering, polymer science, chemistry, physics, chemical engineering, mechanical engineering, and industrial [...]

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Society of American Military Engineers (SAME) Delmarva Post

Deadline: March 31, 2017 Eligibility: Available to high school seniors or other incoming first year college freshman from the Delmarva area who have been accepted into the engineering program of a four-year, ABET accredited college. Candidate shall be a senior at a high school, or have a primary residence for one continuous full year prior [...]

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John A. & Marion B. Smitherman Fund

Deadline: March 15, 2017 Eligibility: Graduating senior of any Kent County public school who is pursuing a degree in engineering at a Delaware institution. Award: $8,000 to be paid in four equal installments of $2,000 over a four-year period. Recipients will be reviewed annually and must maintain a 2.8 GPA; at the discretion of the board [...]

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Siemens Competition in Math, Science & Technology

Deadline: The 2016 Siemens Competition will close Tuesday, September 22, 2016. Eligibility: Promotes excellence by encouraging students to undertake individual or team research projects in mathematics, science, engineering and technology or in combinations of these disciplines. Open to high school students who are in good standing and are U.S. citizens or permanent residents. Teams may [...]

Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers Scholarship Program (SHPE)

Deadline: April 15, 2017 Eligibility: Merit-based and need-based scholarships are awarded to deserving Latino high school graduating seniors, undergraduate students and graduate students who demonstrate both significant motivation and aptitude for a career in science, technology, engineering or mathematics. U.S. citizenship is not required for SHPE general scholarships. Applicants must: Be of Hispanic descent. Be accepted [...]