SCHOLARSHIPS FOR MINORITY STUDENTS GOING UNCLAIMED:

Unused funds are being returned to donating companies.

*A large amount of scholarship money that has been set aside by companies for deserving minority students are either collecting dust of or being returned to businesses because of a lack of interest.

The following is a list of scholarships and their Web addresses to pass along to friends and family members with college-bound kids so that this free money will not go to waste.

        1) Bell Labs Fellowships for under-represented minorities
        http://www.bell-labs.com/

        2) Student Inventors Scholarships
        http://www.invent.org/collegiate/

        3) Student Video Scholarships
        http://www.christophers.org/vidcon2k.html

        4) Coca-Cola Two-Year College Scholarships
        http://www.coca-colascholars.org/programs.html

        5) Holocaust Remembrance Scholarships
         http://holocaust.hklaw.com/

        6) Ayn Rand Essay Scholarships
        http://www.aynrand.org/contests/

        7) Brand Essay Competition
        http://www.instituteforbrandleadership.org/IBLEssayContest-2002Rules.htm
 

        8) Gates Millennium Scholarships
        http://www.gmsp.org/nominationmaterials/read.dbm?ID=12


        9) Xerox Scholarships for Students
        http://www2.xerox.com/go/xrx/about_xerox/about_xerox_detail.jsp

        10) Sports Scholarships and Internships
        http://www.ncaa.org/about/scholarships.html

        11) National Assoc. of Black Journalists Scholarships (NABJ)
        http://www.nabj.org/html/studentsvcs.html

        12) Saul T. Wilson Scholarships (Veterinary)
        http://www.aphis.usda.gov/mb/mrphr/jobs/stw.html

        13) Thurgood Marshall Scholarship Fund
        http://www.thurgoodmarshallfund.org/sk_v6.cfm

        14) Fin Aid: The Smart Students Guide to Financial Aid Scholarships
        http://www.finaid.org


        15) Presidential Freedom Scholarships
        http://www.nationalservice.org/scholarships/

        16) Microsoft Scholarship Program
        http://www.microsoft.com/college/scholarships/minority.asp


        17) Wired Scholar Free Scholarship Search
        http://www.wiredscholar.com/paying/scholarship_search/pay_scholarship_se 

        18) Hope Scholarships & Lifetime Credits
        http://www.ed.gov/inits/hope/

        19) William Randolph Hearst Endowed Scholarship for Minority Students

        http://www.apsanet.org/PS/grants/aspen3.cfm

        20) Multiple List of Minority Scholarships
        http://gehon.ir.miami.edu/financial-assistance/Scholarship/black.html

        21) Guaranteed Scholarships
        http://www.guaranteed-scholarships.com/

        22) BOEING scholarships
        http://www.boeing.com/companyoffices/educationrelations/scholarships

        23) Easley National Scholarship Program
        http://www.naas.org/senior.htm

        24) Maryland Artists Scholarships
        http://www.maef.org/

        25) Historically Black College & University Scholarships
        http://www.iesabroad.org/info/hbcu.htm

        26) Actuarial Scholarships for Minority Students
        http://www.beanactuary.org/minority/scholarships.htm

        27) International Students Scholarships & Aid Help
        http://www.iefa.org/

        28) College Board Scholarship Search
        http://cbweb10p.collegeboard.org/fundfinder/html/fundfind01.html

        29) Burger King Scholarship Program
        http://www.bkscholars.csfa.org/

        30) Siemens Westinghouse Competition
        http://www.siemens-foundationorg/


        31) GE and LuLac Scholarship Funds
        http://www.lulac.org/Programs/Scholar.html

        32) CollegeNet's S cholarship Database
        http://mach25.collegenet.com/cgi-bin/M25/index

        33) Union Sponsored Scholarships and Aid
        http://www.aflcioorg/scholarships/scholar.htm

        34) Federal Scholarships & Aid Gateways 25 Scholarships
        Excel http://www.blackexcel.org/25scholarships.htm

        35) Scholarship & Financial Aid Help
        http://www.blackexcel.org/fin-sch.htm

        36) Scholarship Links (Ed Finance Group)
        http://www.efg.net/link_scholarship.htm

        37) FAFSA On The Web
        http://www.fafsa.ed.gov/

        38) Aid & Resources For Re-Entry Students
        http://www.back2college.com/

    

        39) Scholarships and Fellowships
        http://www.osc.cuny.edu/sep/links.html

        40) Scholarships for Study in Paralegal Studies
        http://www.paralegals.org/Choice/2000west.htm

        41) HBCU Packard Sit Abroad Scholarships
        http://www.sit.edu/studyabroad/packard_nomination.html

        42) Scholarship and Fellowship Opportunities
        http://ccmi.uchicago.edu/schl1.html

        43) INROADS internships
        http://www.inroads.org/

        44) ACT-SO "Olympics of the Mind" Scholarships
        http://www.naacp.org/work/actso/act-so.shtml

        45) Black Alliance for Educational Options Scholarships
        http://www.baeo.org/options/privatelyfinanced.jsp

        46) ScienceNet Scholarship Listing
        http://www.sciencenet.emory.edu/undergrad/scholarships.html

        47) Graduate Fellowships For Minorities Nationwide
        http://cuinfo.cornell.edu/Student/GRFN/list.phtml?category=MINORITIES

        48) Rhodes Scholarships at Oxford
        http://www.rhodesscholar.org/info.html

        49) The Roothbert Scholarship Fund
        http://www.roothbertfund.com

This informationt was provided through Salt Lake County Mayor Peter Corroon’s Office of Diversity Affairs.  

 

 

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