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FAFSA/WASFA Due November 30th

WSU General Scholarship Due January 31st



Due December 2018


Illustrating Awesomeness Scholarship

Description: Scholarship opportunity for young women or gender non-conforming individuals of color who are actively working to change the world. The scholarship will be applied to tuition for the 2019 Spring semester.

Due: December 1st, 2018

Amount: $750

Requirements:

  • Young women or gender non-conforming individual of color
  • Currently enrolled in college/university
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA

Directions: Fill out application and submit either an essay up to 500 words of a 5-minute video answering the prompt: "Who are you, and how are you going to change the world?"

Website: http://www.nextdayanimations.com/scholarship/


Due March 2019


AICPA Scholarship for Minority Accounting Students

Description: The AICPA Minority Scholarship awards outstanding minority students to encourage their selection of accounting as a major and their ultimate entry into the profession. For over four decades, this program has provided over $14.6 million in scholarships to approximately 8,000 accounting scholars.

Due: March 1st, 2019 (Opens December 1st, 2018)

Amount: Up to $5,000 per year

Requirements:

  • Ethnic minority student
  • Pursuing undergraduate or graduate degree in accounting or related major
  • Sophomore standing (30+ credits) by end of spring 2019
  • Above 3.0 GPA
  • AICPA Student Affiliate member (free)
  • U.S. citizen or permanent resident
  • Financial need

Website: https://www.thiswaytocpa.com/education/aicpa-legacy-scholarships/scholarship-minority-accounting-students/?mm=1


ACS Scholars Program

Description: The ACS Scholars Program awards renewable scholarships to underrepresented minority students majoring in undergraduate chemistry-related disciplines, and are also intending to pursue careers in chemistry-related fields. Selected recipients are awarded up to $5,000* per academic year. To date, over 3,000 students have received a funding from the ACS Scholars Program.

Due: March 1st, 2019 (Opens November 1st)

Amount: Up to $5,000 per year

Requirements:

  • U.S. Citizen or legal permanent resident
  • African-American/Black, Latinx, or Native American student
  • Enrolled in a 4-year university
  • Majoring in chemistry or chemistry-related field
  • 3.0 GPA or above
  • Financial need

Website: https://www.acs.org/content/acs/en/funding-and-awards/scholarships/acsscholars/apply.html


Due May 2019


Multicultural Student Scholarship

Description: Scholarship for WSU multicultural (including 1st gen) students to study abroad in a semester-long program.

Due: May 1st, 2019 for Fall Semester

Amount: Up to $1,500

Directions: Email ip.globallearning@wsu.edu for application and more information.

Flyer: https://mss.wsu.edu/media/300412/wsu-multicultural-student-scholarship.pdf

Website: https://ip.wsu.edu/study-abroad/scholarships/


For more scholarships visit https://financialaid.wsu.edu/