Scholarships for College Students

These scholarships for college students include undergraduate scholarships and graduate scholarships for 2016 - 2017 and 2017 - 2018 school years.

Check out these undergraduate and graduate student scholarships, which are organized by application deadline. If you are not currently attending a college or university, check out our list of Scholarships for High School Students.

Last updated on December 3 2016 by College Financial Aid Advice

Scholarships for College Students

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Note: These deadlines are based upon information available at the time. Most scholarship sites do not update their information until a few weeks before they are ready to accept applications. These deadlines and scholarship requirements may change, so be sure to check early and often so you don’t miss out on your best student scholarships.



Scholarships for College Students December 2016 Application Deadline

Dr. Pepper Scholarship - Win up to $100,000 in the Dr. Pepper student tuition giveaway. Must create a video to enter and be 18 – 24 years old.

College Scholarships Womens Scholarship - $500 - $1000 undergraduate scholarships and graduate scholarships for women. 300 word essay required.

Hispanic Scholarships - $1000 - $5000 scholarships for college undergraduates and graduate students of Hispanic heritage.


Scholarships for College Students January 2017

Extraordinary Personalities - Deadline January 15 for this international scholarship for college students who have unique backgrounds and extraordinary personalities. Check it out if you are bold!

Academy of Television Film Scholarships - Up to $2000 awards for excellent film making for college student videos by undergrads or grad students in the U.S.

Google Computer Science Scholarship - These Anita Borg scholarships for college students are for women who plan to major in computer science. $10,000 awards.

Greeting Card Scholarship - Use your art talent to design the front of a greeting card and win $10,000, and an additional $1,000 for your college or university.

Scholarship Contests - Enter free scholarship contests and sweepstakes. Awards up to $5000 - $10,000 to the winners each month depending on the contest.


Student Scholarships February 2017 Application Deadline

Google Scholarships for Computer Science - Win up to $10,000 with these scholarships for college students majoring in computer science or related field. Most of these student scholarships are for undergraduates in their junior or senior year, or graduate students who are underrepresented in computer sciences. Sometimes the deadline is extended later in the year to allow more applicants to apply.

Video Contests - Enter your video into an online video contest. Prizes include cash, trips and more. Topics and deadlines vary.

National Parks Conservation Scholarship - The Sara Shallenberger Brown GCA National Parks Conservation Scholarships for college students offers a $750 stipend for each student trainee crew leader on a three week summer trail crew in a US national park. This program encourages undergraduate college students ages 19 – 20 who are interested in outdoor leadership and environmental education.

Bodie McDowell Scholarships for Outdoor Writing and Art - Up to $5000 awards for college students majoring in outdoor communication such as art, writing, broadcasting, and more.

Political Blogging Scholarship - Win a $2,000 student scholarship for the best blog about politics. One of the fun undergraduate scholarships and graduate scholarships for those who are politically active.


College Scholarships March 2017 Application Deadline

FAFSA - Submit your 2015-2016 FAFSA by the deadline at your college and be eligible for many scholarships for college, grants and other financial aid as part of your financial aid package.

Common Knowledge Scholarships for College - Are you a know it all? Are you fast at answering questions? Take a common knowledge quiz and show your stuff. Topics and due dates vary, so check it out.

Super Power Scholarships - Do your friends think you have super powers? Or are you the evil villain? Write a short essay and see if you can win one of the Super Power scholarships.

Davis Putter Scholarship - Up to $8000 scholarships for college students who are student activists involved with important social issues. These student scholarships are for undergraduate and graduate students.


Scholarships April 2017 Application Due Date

Future Entrepreneur Scholarships for College - If you are a budding entrepreneur, then this $12,000 scholarship may help you launch your new business.

FAFSA Updates - After your parents or your tax return is filed, you may need to revise your FAFSA to make sure you are eligible for all financial aid.

Innovation and Creativity Scholarship - These $5000 scholarships for students with the best innovation and creativity in solving needs or problems.

Electronic Document Systems Foundation Scholarships - These scholarships for college students who are majoring in a field dealing with document management, web design, marketing and graphic communication and arts. The field of study is fairly broad, and over 40 scholarships are offered with only one application. Most are $1000 - $5000 and preference is given to college juniors, college seniors and graduate students.

Scholarship Contests - Enter some easy contests and sweepstakes for college.


College Student Scholarships May 2017 Application Deadline

Healthy Scholarship - This $5000 scholarship for first year college students or high school seniors requires an essay about healthy lifestyles.

Federal Nursing Scholarships - There are several nursing scholarships for college students who are interested in a career in nursing. Based on financial need.


College Student Scholarships June 2017 Application Deadline

Tylenol Scholarship 2016 - Win up to $10,000 scholarship for college students in health related fields such as medicine, nursing, and health care management. Open to undergraduates and graduates.

Video Contest for College Students - Win up to $2,000 scholarship for short videos of 5 minutes or less produced by college students re. the theme "One Person Can Make a Difference. Open to undergraduate and graduate college students.


Undergraduate Scholarships Summer 2017 Application Deadline

Flavor of the Month Scholarship - What ice cream flavor are you? See if you can churn ice cream into a scholarship.

Make Me Laugh Scholarship - Liven up your summer hunt for student scholarships with some fun and laughter. Can you write a funny story and make me laugh?

Scholarship Contests - Enter more contests and sweepstakes. Some offer $5000 - $10,000 to the winners each month.


Scholarships for College Students October 2017 Deadline

Twitter Scholarship - One awesome tweet can win you $1400 in this Twitter scholarship for college.

Zombie Scholarship - Are you afraid of the walking dead? What if they invaded your college or university, what would you do? $2000 is there for the taking - if you live.

Scholarship Contests - Enter more contests and sweepstakes. Some offer $5000 - $10,000 to the winners each month.

Halloween Duct Tape Contest - For some Halloween fun enter a photo of your cute or scary Halloween pumpkin Use duct tape for decorations and win $1000.


Student Scholarships November 2017 Application Due Date

Vanuguard Minority Scholarship Program - Vanguard offers merit based scholarships for college students entering their junior or senior year of college.

Blogging Scholarships - $10,000 college student scholarships for the most interesting and unique blog by a full time college student in the United States.

Intelligence Community Scholarships - Win a $3000 if you are a college student interested in a career in the intelligence community.

Easy Scholarship Contests - Win up to $5000 - $10,000 free money for college with these student scholarship contests and sweepstakes.


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