63 Scholarships with May 2014 Deadlines

dollar_flower_iStock_000005779382XSmallWinter is finally over and spring is here! Celebrate by applying for one of these great scholarships before they expire in May.

1. American Academy of Chefs College Scholarships

Deadline: May 1      Award: varies
For culinary or pastry arts majors

2. Engineering Technology Scholarship

Deadline: May 1      Award: $3,000 – $5,000
For engineering technology majors preparing for a career in the HVACR profession

3. Congressional Black Caucus Spouses Heineken USA Performing Arts Scholarship

Deadline: May 1      Award: $3,000
For students pursuing a career in the performing arts

4. Congressional Black Caucus Spouses Visual Arts Scholarship

Deadline: May 1      Award: $3,000
For students pursuing a career in the visual arts

5. Scholarship for Students who are Hard of Hearing or Deaf

Deadline: May 1      Award: $1,000
For students who are deaf or hard of hearing

6. MG James Ursano Dependent Children of Soldiers Scholarship Program

Deadline: May 1      Award: $1,000
For children of soldiers

7. Ecolab Scholarship

Deadline: May 1      Award: $1,000 – $2,000
For hospitality majors

8. Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers Foundation Scholarship

Deadline: May 1      Award: $1,000 – $3,000
For Hispanic students majoring in science, technology, engineering, math, or a related field

9. Friends of Scott Foundation Scott Delgadillo College Scholarship

Deadline: May 1      Award: $1,000
For cancer survivors or current cancer patients

10. IAPMO Scholarship Essay Contest

Deadline: May 1      Award: $1,000
Must write an essay on a given topic related to energy and the plumbing/mechanical industry

11. MedPro Rx, Inc. “Education is Power” Scholarship

Deadline: May 1      Award: $500 – $2,500
For students with hemophilia or von Wildebrand disease

12. Swim with Mike Physically Challenged Athletes Scholarship

Deadline: May 1      Award: varies
For student athletes who have sustained a life-changing accident or illness

13. DutchCrafters Amish Furniture Heritage Scholarship

Deadline: May 1      Award: $500
Must write an essay on a given topic related to your cultural heritage

14. Levitt Comninos Carlotti Foundation Scholarship

Deadline: May 1      Award: $500 – $4,000
For students with a terminally ill or deceased parent

15. Math-O-Vision Contest

Deadline: May 1      Award: $1,000 – $4,000
Must create a video inspired by mathematics

16. Yes! Grace Rocks, Inc. Scholarship

Deadline: May 1      Award: $250
For students majoring in speech, physical, occupational, or music therapy, special education, or nursing

17. Bill Dickey Scholarship

Deadline: May 2      Award: $1,000 – $3,500
For students who participate in golf

18. East Villagers Service Scholar Contest

Deadline: May 2      Award: $150 – $500
Must submit an essay or piece of artwork related to community service and volunteerism

19. CVS Pharmacy, Inc Business Scholarships

Deadline: May 2      Award: $5,000
For business majors

20. MassMutual Scholars

Deadline: May 2      Award: $2,500 – $5,000
For students pursuing an undergraduate degree

21. UCB Family Epilepsy Scholarship Program

Deadline: May 5      Award: $5,000
For students living with or caring for someone with epilepsy

22. Los Hermanos de Stanford Scholarship

Deadline: May 5      Award: $1,000
For Latino/a students

23. James J. Davis Memorial Scholarship for Students Studying Abroad

Deadline: May 5      Award: $1,000
For students studying abroad

24. Ayn Rand “We the Living” Essay Contest

Deadline: May 6      Award: $25 – $3,000
Must write an essay on the book “We the Living” by Ayn Rand

25. Candice’s Sickle Cell Scholarship Fund

Deadline: May 6      Award: $1,500
For students with sickle cell disease

26. University Language Services Scholarship

Deadline: May 7      Award: $100 – $500
For students who plan to study abroad or have studied abroad in the past

27. Marketing EDGE Student Marketing Scholarships

Deadline: May 9      Award: $1,000 – $5,000
For students pursuing a career in marketing

28. Google Science Fair

Deadline: May 12      Award: $25,000 – $50,000
Must create a science project in one of the specified categories

29. Brower Youth Awards for Environmental Leadership

Deadline: May 12      Award: $3,000
For students who have demonstrated outstanding activism and achievements on a project or campaign with positive environmental and social impact

30. Educate It Forward ELL Hispanic Heritage Scholarship

Deadline: May 14      Award: $1,000
For ELL students of Hispanic descent

31. National Collegiate Cancer Foundation Scholarship

Deadline: May 15      Award: $1,000
For cancer survivors or current cancer patients

32. James Beard Foundation Scholarship Program

Deadline: May 15      Award: $2,000 – $20,000
For students enrolled in culinary school

33. ESA Foundation Scholarship Program

Deadline: May 15      Award: $3,000
For women and/or minority students pursuing a career in computer and video game arts

34. ThanksUSA Scholarship

Deadline: May 15      Award: $3,000
For dependents and spouses of military service personnel

35. Heinlein Society Scholarship

Deadline: May 15      Award: $750
For students majoring in engineering, math, physical science, or science fiction as literature

36. Jane Austen Society of North America Essay Contest

Deadline: May 15      Award: $250 – $1,000
Must write an essay in response to a given question related to “Mansfield Park” by Jane Austen

37. Society of Women Engineers Scholarships

Deadline: May 15      Award: $1,000 – $10,000
For women majoring in engineering, engineering technology, or computer science

38. Conestoga Bank “Future of Banking” Scholarship

Deadline: May 15      Award: $1,000
Must write an essay on a topic related to the future of banking

39. Alphonso Deal Scholarship

Deadline: May 16      Award: $500
For students studying law enforcement or criminal justice

40. KODAK Student Scholarship Award

Deadline: May 16      Award: $3,000 – $4,000
For students pursuing a degree in film, film production, or cinematography

41. Ray Greenly Scholarship

Deadline: May 16      Award: $10,000 – $25,000
For students majoring in an area relevant to digital retail

42. Go Overseas Study Abroad Scholarship

Deadline: May 19      Award: $500
For students who are applying to a study abroad program

43. NURSE Corps Scholarship Program

Deadline: May 22      Award: varies
For students enrolled in a professional nursing degree program

44. I’m First Scholarship

Deadline: May 23      Award: $1,000
For first-generation college students

45. Leroy F. Aarons Scholarship Award

Deadline: May 23      Award: $3,000
For students pursuing a career in journalism and who demonstrate awareness of the issues facing the LGBT community and the importance of fair and accurate news coverage

46. A Voice for Animals Contest

Deadline: May 25      Award: $150 – $750
For students who have actively participated in projects that promote the humane treatment of animals

47. Jack & Jill of America Foundation Scholarship

Deadline: May 25      Award: $1,500 – $2,500
For African-American students

48. National Sculpture Society Scholarship

Deadline: May 30      Award: $2,000
For students studying sculpture

49. FMAA Scholarship Program

Deadline: May 30      Award: $1,000
Must submit a video explaining what the American flag means to you

50. “Launch Your Dreams” Scholarship Competition

Deadline: May 30      Award: $2,500
For US veterans and children and spouses of US veterans

51. Abercrombie & Fitch Future Leaders Scholarship

Deadline: May 30      Award: $1,000
For students pursuing a degree in business

52. Fraser Institute Essay Contest

Deadline: May 30      Award: $500 – $1,000
Must write an essay in response to a given topic about capitalism

53. PBA/NCA Minerva Beauty Scholarship

Deadline: May 30      Award: $1,000
For students enrolled in a cosmetology program

54. Kerope Zildjian Scholarship Competition

Deadline: May 30      Award: $5,000
For student percussionists enrolled in a music program

55. Margarian Scholarship

Deadline: May 30      Award: $1,000
For high school juniors and seniors, college/university students, and graduate students

56. American Dream Essay Contest

Deadline: May 30      Award: $1,000
Must write an essay about the American Dream

57. Chely Wright LIKE ME Scholarship

Deadline: May 31      Award: $1,250
For students who have actively advocated for LGBT issues

58. Odebrecht Award for Sustainable Development

Deadline: May 31      Award: $5,000 – $20,000
For students pursuing a degree in engineering, architecture, building and construction management, or chemistry

59. “Out of the Easy” College Scholarship Essay Contest

Deadline: May 31      Award: $5,000
Must write an essay in response to a quote from “David Copperfield” by Charles Dickens

60. Inheritance of Hope Legacy Scholarship

Deadline: May 31      Award: $1,000
For students living with a terminally ill parent

61. Krylon Clear Choice Art Scholarship

Deadline: May 31      Award: $1,000
For students majoring in the visual arts

62. Catina Rose Memorial Scholarship

Deadline: May 31      Award: varies
For students who have been victims of crime or are victim survivors of crime

63. Triple-Impact Competitor Scholarship Program

Deadline: May 31      Award: $1,000 – $2,000
For students who play for a sports team or participate in club sports

Find these and thousands more scholarships on Cappex today!

Photo credit: ttvnol.com

Leave a Reply