Financial Aid & Scholarships

Microsoft Scholarships

Amount:  Varies
Approximate Deadline:  n/a
Limited To:  Students entering computer science-related fields who meet eligibility criteria (diversity, leadership, interest in software industry, financial need)

PMI Educational Foundation Scholarships

Amount:  Varies
Approximate Deadline:  Early June
Limited To:  The program is open to any student preparing to enter or already attending an accredited degree-granting college or university. Scholarships are available for students at the bachelors, masters or doctoral level.

LULAC Scholarship Funds

Approximate Deadline:  n/a

Josephine de Kármán Fellowship

Amount:  $14,000 undergraduate, $22,000 graduate
Approximate Deadline:  Late January
Limited To:  DeKarman fellowships are open to students in any discipline, including international students, who are currently enrolled in a university or college located within the United States. Only candidates for the PhD and undergraduates entering their senior year are eligible for consideration...

Pride Foundation

Amount:  Varies
Approximate Deadline:  Mid-January
Limited To:  Varies

Soros Fellowships for New Americans

Amount:  Up to $25,000 in maintenance grants and $20,000 a year in tuition
Approximate Deadline:  Early November
Limited To:  Permanent residents or naturalized citizens if born abroad; otherwise children of naturalized citizen parents

International Education Financial Aid

Amount:  Varies
Approximate Deadline:  Varies
Limited To:  Open to international students.

Hispanic Scholarship Fund

Amount:  $1000-2500
Approximate Deadline:  Mid December
Limited To:  The scholarships are available on a competitive basis for community college, four-year college, and graduate students of Hispanic background who are U.S. citizens or permanent residents and attend an accredited postsecondary institution. Students must have a minimum GPA of 2.7 and have completed at...

United Negro College Fund Scholarships (Multiple)

Amount:  $500-10000
Approximate Deadline:  Varies
Limited To:  Each program has its own eligibility criteria, open/close dates and required documents. In order to apply for a UNCF Program Services Scholarship, you must apply through the online application process.

Asian & Pacific Islander American Scholarship Fund

Amount:  Varies
Approximate Deadline:  Varies
Limited To:  Students of Asian and/or Pacific Islander ethnicity as defined by the U.S. Census; Be a citizen, national, or legal permanent resident of the United States. Be enrolling in a U.S. accredited college or university. Must apply for federal financial aid using the Free Application for Federal Student...

Alpha Kappa Alpha Scholarships

Amount:  Varies
Approximate Deadline:  Mid April
Limited To:  Students must be a full-time, sophomore or beyond; be currently enrolled in an accredited degree-granting institution; and have a minimum GPA of 2.5 ("C+" average)...

Google Lime Scholarship for Students with Disabilities

Amount:  $10,000
Approximate Deadline:  Mid-December
Limited To:  Graduate student in US or Canada with a disability, working in computer science or related technical field

Google Anita Borg Scholarship

Amount:  $1000-10000
Approximate Deadline:  February
Limited To:  Applicant must be a female student entering her senior year of undergraduate study or be enrolled in a graduate program at a U.S. university; be enrolled in computer science or computer engineering program, or a closely related technical field as a full-time student; maintain a cumulative GPA of at...

Bonderman Travel Fellowship

Amount:  Up to $20000
Approximate Deadline:  Early February
Limited To:  Currently enrolled students at UW

Healthcare Information & Management Systems Society (HIMSS) Scholarships

Amount:  $5,000
Approximate Deadline:  October
Limited To:  The applicant must be a member in good standing of HIMSS. The primary occupation of the applicant at the time the scholarship is awarded must be that of a full-time student enrolled in an accredited undergraduate, Masters or PhD program related to the healthcare information management systems field...