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July Scholarship Deadlines

Workforce Shortage Student Assistance Grant Program

  • Amount: $2,000-$4,000
  • Deadline: July 1, 2022

Description: The Workforce Shortage Student Assistance Grant (WSSAG) program is for students who plan on working in specific career/occupational programs upon graduation. Eligible fields include: child care, human services, teaching, nursing, physical and occupational therapy, social work, and public service. Applicants must be current high school seniors, full-time and part-time, degree-seeking undergraduate and graduate students enrolled in an eligible accredited Maryland post-secondary institution. Students with demonstrated financial need (who have submitted the FAFSA) will be given priority in funding.

BLM² Scholarship Foundation College Scholarship

  • Deadline: July 3, 2022

Description: The BLM² Scholarship was founded on the belief that any motivated individual in need should have the opportunity to further his or her education. Removing some of the financial burdens associated with college, BLM² plays a vital role in increasing college access to minorities. All BLM² Scholars are asked to give back in some capacity by community service, mentoring others, or through donations. Applicant must be a permanent United States resident, have a minimum 3.0 GPA, be a graduating high school senior and be a minority student. The student must also be enrolled as a full-time student during the coming fall academic semester.

$2,500 Scholarship for Your Education Net Solutions

  • Amount: $2,500
  • Deadline: July 15, 2022

Description: Net Solutions’ Annual Scholarship is our initiative to support young, bright minds and encourage them to think and innovate. With this $2500 scholarship, we do our bit in helping deserving people to support their education and open their minds towards new possibilities in the tech world. To apply, compose an original 1,000 - 2,000-word piece based on the following topic: “The role of technology companies in transforming the world and altering the social fabric." Applicants must be currently enrolled as a full-time student in an accredited 4-year college or university program in the continental United States, or you must have an acceptance letter from one of these institutions. Your coursework must be directly related to or leading to a degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, User Experience Design, User Interface Design, Human-Computer Interaction, or another related field. You must have a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher if already enrolled in a program.

Media Fellows Scholarship

  • Deadline: July 15, 2022

Description: The Washington Media Scholars Foundation (WMSF) provides the opportunity for college students to gain firsthand knowledge of the public policy advertising world through scholarship and networking opportunities. The Media Fellows program is the Foundation’s essay-based scholarship program, striving to provide financial assistance to undergraduate college students with interests at the intersection of advertising and public policy. Applicants must be undergraduate students currently enrolled and attending a college or university in the United States.

MyHeart Scholarship

  • Amount: $3,000
  • Deadline: July 15, 2022

Description: To encourage the pursuit of knowledge in medicine, nursing, public health, nutrition, and exercise science, MyHeart is offering a new scholarship for the coming academic year. This scholarship features monetary awards for three students studying cardiovascular health in tertiary school and medical school totaling $5,000. We are specifically interested in providing scholarships to those with a passion for protecting America’s future generations from cardiovascular disease, although we will consider applications from students pursuing all areas of healthcare. To be eligible you must be interested in the study of cardiovascular health or the pursuit of a career in the healthcare industry, pursuing an undergraduate, graduate, or medical degree (Two-year degrees are eligible.) and be accepted into your chosen program to claim the scholarship, but you can apply before acceptance. If not yet accepted, list the school where you think you are most likely to attend. Must be a current resident of the United States. The three winners will appear on the MyHeart podcast (remotely) to be awarded their scholarships. One finalist will be awarded a $3,000 scholarship, and the two other finalists will each receive a $1,000 scholarship.

MWISM Foundation Scholarship

  • Amount: $500-$1,000
  • Deadline: July 20, 2022

Description: Minority Women in Sports Medicine Foundation Scholarship is committed to providing minority women entering the field of sports medicine with higher education financial assistance. Applicants to the Minority Women in Sports Medicine Scholarship Fund must be a high school senior maintaining a 3.0 GPA and be planning to enroll in a full-time undergraduate program for the entire upcoming academic year or be currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program maintaining a 3.0 GPA. Anticipated course of study must include Athletic Training, Physical Therapy, Exercise Science, Pre-Medical, Kinesiology, Exercise Physiology or another course of study that provides a direct service to athletics. High School seniors must have completed at least 100 hours of community service. If selected as a recipient, the student will receive between $500- $1,000 reward. The reward may be renewed for up to three additional years or until a bachelors degree, or graduate degree is earned. Scholarship recipients will be selected on the basis of (1) academic record, (2) demonstrated leadership, (3) participation in community activities, (4) completed essay and (5) financial need. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.