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February Scholarship Deadlines

(ISC)^2 Women in Information Security Scholarship

  • Deadline: Feb. 28, 2022
  • Amount: $5,000

Description: The (ISC)² Women's Scholarship, administered by the Center for Cyber Safety and Education, offers students scholarships from $1,000 to $6,000 per recipient. Applicants must be female and pursuing or planning to pursue a degree with a focus on cybersecurity, information assurance or related field, and be a high school senior, undergraduate or graduate student. A minimum 3.3 GPA is required. 

Maryland Sea Grant Undergraduate Fellowships in Estuarine Science

  • Deadline: Feb. 21, 2022
  • Amount: $6,000

Description: The Research Experience for Undergraduates fellowship program is supported by a grant from the National Science Foundation to the University of Maryland Sea Grant College. Its goal is to encourage students to develop independence and confidence in a research-oriented atmosphere, and to continue their education in estuarine and ocean science. Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents and have completed at least two years of study towards (but not yet completed) a bachelor’s degree. Preference is given to students who are rising seniors. Students from underrepresented groups and institutions with limited research opportunities are especially encouraged to apply. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider’s website.

DOC&R Scholarship

  • Deadline: Feb. 28, 2022
  • Amount: Varies

Description: Applicants of the DOC&R Scholarship must be a high school senior, college freshman, sophomore, or junior and plan to enroll or are currently enrolled in a 4-year bachelor’s degree program. A career interest in retail and real estate is preferred. Also new this year is an additional opportunity, the Darren Was Memorial Scholarship. The Darren Was Memorial Scholarship is an annual, merit based competition, that focuses on rewarding ambitious, driven, goal-oriented individuals with an interest in commercial real estate. This is a one-time award that can range from $500 - $1,500. Financial need and overcoming adversity in life to achieve goals also will be considered. For either award, must have a 3.0 GPA.

RMEL Scholarships

  • Deadline: Feb. 26, 2022
  • Amount: Varies

Description: The purpose of the RMEL Foundation is to award scholarships to deserving and qualified students in engineering, business, information systems, plant, line or distribution technology, line worker or other curriculum related to the electric energy industry. Eligible applicants must be a current high school senior, high school graduate or current university/college undergraduate (freshman, sophomore, junior or senior) student. Must be a US citizen or permanent resident.

The DGV Scholarship Program

  • Deadline: Feb. 25, 2022
  • Amount: $5,000

Description: At DGV, we believe that we play a small part in bettering society by aligning with U.S. institutions directly serving the common good. But after the events of 2020, we realized we needed to do more. A global pandemic and local social unrest have brought to the forefront inequities related to education levels, food security, job opportunities, and lifespans determined simply by the zip code someone was born in. We have committed ourselves to create positive change by expanding our mission to include a greater focus on Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion.

In order to create that change, DGV has established the DGV Scholarship Program aimed at reducing inequality and increasing cultural, racial, and gender diversity within the financial services sector through academic scholarships for women and black, indigenous and people of color (BIPOC) pursuing degrees in S.T.E.M., business or finance and considering careers in finance and investing. In order to be considered for a scholarship, individuals must be an undergraduate student enrolled in an accredited four-year college or a university, or be a high school senior accepted for such enrollment; Must be pursuing, or planning to pursue, a degree in S.T.E.M., finance or business; Must be part of an underrepresented demographic in the financial services sector (Women, BIPOC); Must be a U.S. citizen, U.S. permanent resident (holder of a Permanent Resident Card), or an individual granted deferred action status under the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals Program (DACA); Must have a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale (or its equivalent) and be able to demonstrate financial need; Must maintain contact with DGV at pre-determined times during the year to provide updates on student experience and receive mentorship from DGV Solutions; and must show promise or potential in becoming a member of the broader finance community.

UMSA Foundation Scholarship

  • Deadline: Feb. 28, 2022
  • Amount $3,000

Description: UMSA Foundation launched its scholarship program in support of their continued efforts in interdisciplinary collaboration and education. This program offers scholarships for undergraduate or graduate programs in the fields of business continuity and disaster recovery, cybersecurity, governance, risk and compliance, and physical security. Applicants can apply for assistance in more than one field. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.

TLF Scholarship Program

  • Deadline: Feb. 28, 2022
  • Amount: $3,750 

Description: The LAGRANT Foundation is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to increase the number of ethnic minorities in the fields of advertising, marketing and public relations. Applicants must be minority students attending four-year accredited institutions in the United States as a full-time undergrad or graduate student. Applicants must have a minimum 3.0 GPA and have at least one year to complete in their degree program by the time the scholarship is awarded. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.

Thursday Network "I Empower" Scholarship

  • Deadline: Feb. 28, 2022
  • Amount: Varies

Description: To be eligible for the Thursday Network "I EMPOWER Scholarship", applicants must: demonstrate a commitment to community service; have a gross family income less than $45,000; plan to attend a four-year school in the fall; be black or Hispanic/Latino; have a 2.5 GPA; be a US citizen; and, be a resident of the District of Columbia, Montgomery County (MD), or Prince George’s County (MD). For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.

The LAGRANT Foundation Undergraduate Scholarships

  • Deadline: Feb. 28, 2022
  • Amount: $2,500

Description: LAGRANT Foundation Undergraduate Scholarship recipients will receive a trip to NYC where they will participate in career building activities including a welcome dinner with a keynote speaker, two daylong career & professional development workshops and a scholarship and donor recognition reception. Applicants must be from a minority ethnic group and be a full-time student at a four-year accredited institution in the U.S. studying a field of study that has an emphasis on advertising, marketing or public relations. A minimum 3.0 GPA is required. The winner must also make a one-year commitment to maintain contact with TLF to receive professional guidance and academic support. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.