Private Scholarships

There are many private scholarships available to students from a variety of sources, including professional associations, local foundations, religious groups, civic groups, external search engines, and more.

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Please note that amounts and deadlines are provided below are for reference purposes only. Visit the scholarship pages for the most up to date information.

Scholarship Academic Status Amount Deadline Major
AFDO Scholarship Awards UG $2,500 Mar 01, 2022 Any
Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship UG Varies Varies Pell Recipients
Boomer Esiason Foundation Scholarship ANY Varies Varies All - Cystic Fibrosis Patient
CyberNYC Fellowship ANY Varies Varies Any
Edith Nourse Rogers Science Technology Engineering Math (STEM) Scholarship ANY Varies Varies Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics
Edward Guiliano Global Fellowships ANY Varies Dec 31, 1969 Any
Ford Foundation Fellowship Programs - Dissertation GR $28,000 (1 Year) Dec 09, 2021 DO/PhD
Ford Foundation Fellowship Programs - Postdoctoral GR $50,000 (1 Year) Dec 09, 2021 DO/PhD
Ford Foundation Fellowship Programs - Predoctoral GR $27,000 (1 Year) Dec 09, 2021 DO/PhD
Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP) GR Varies Varies Life Sciences (Biology, Chemistry, Biotechnology), Engineering and Computer Science/Information Technology
Graduate Research Internship Program (GRIP) GR $5,000 Varies Life Sciences (Biology, Chemistry, Biotechnology), Engineering and Computer Science/Information Technology
IEEE Scholarships, Grants, and Fellowships ANY Varies Varies Electrical Engineering
Kaiser Permanente Health Equity Scholars Program FY $2,500 Mar 01, 2022 Health Sciences, Business
Lounge Lizard Web Design Scholarship ANY $1,000.00 Varies Any
MBA Scholarship Guide GR Varies Varies Business Administration
Metalworking Scholarship ANY $500 Dec 31, 2021 Any
National Society of Black Engineers Scholarships ANY Varies Varies All
Navy Civil Engineer Collegiate Program ANY Varies Varies Any
Navy College Program ANY Varies Varies Any
Navy Tuition Assistance Program ANY Varies Varies Any
NSA/DHS National Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense Education ANY Varies Varies Engineering, STEM
NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP) GR Varies Varies Engineering, STEM, Sciences, Social Sciences, Psychology
Nuclear Propulsion Officer Candidate Program ANY Varies Varies Engineering, STEM
NYSACAC Scholarship UG $1,000 Jun 01, 2022 Any
Organization of American States Scholarships ANY Varies Varies Any
PNC Education Loan Center Achiever Scholarship ANY $2,000.00 Varies Any
Psychology Scholarships ANY Varies Varies Psychology
Sallie Mae Bridging the Dream Scholarship Program for Graduate Students GR $10,000 Oct 25, 2021 Any
Sallie Mae Completing the Dream Scholarship UG $2,500 Dec 31, 2021 Any
Sean F. Mellon Scholarship Fund ANY $10,000 Jul 31, 2022 Architecture
Sigma Xi Grants-in-Aid of Research program GR $1,000 Varies Life Sciences (Biology, Chemistry, Biotechnology), Engineering and Computer Science/Information Technology
Society of Women Engineers Scholarships & Fellowships ANY $1,000-$20,000 Varies Life Sciences (Biology, Chemistry, Biotechnology), Engineering and Computer Science/Information Technology
The Beacon Scholarship for Rural America UG $1,000.00 Nov 30, 2021 Any
Trial Pro, P.A. Scholarship ANY $5,000 Jan 15, 2022 Any
UJA Federation of NY Jean and Albert Nerken Scholarship Program ANY Varies May 31, 2022 Any
UJA Federation of NY Rachel and Selim Benin Scholarship Program GR Varies May 31, 2022 STEM, Medical
UJA Federation of NY Rose Biller Scholarship Program ANY $5,000 May 31, 2022 Any
UNCF Scholarships FY Varies Varies All
Vermont Incentive Grant UG Varies Varies All
VIP Voice Scholarship ANY $5,000.00 Varies All
Way's International Student Scholarship ANY $2,500 Nov 01, 2021 Information Technology, Computer Science
Woodrow Wilson Teaching Fellowship GR $32,000 Feb 15, 2022 STEM