Scholarships from Foundations and Corporations
This alphabetical list describes some of the major foundations, corporations, and private funding sources of which you should be aware. As you look them over, make note of any new sources you'll need to investigate further.The Barry Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Foundation is focused on STEM students and includes information for both students and faculty.
The Coca-Cola Scholars Program offers scholarships to graduating high school seniors.
The Foundation for Global Scholars focuses on creating young leaders to solve global issues through scholarships given. Their site can be accessed here.
The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation provides funding that can be used to study abroad through its Gates Millennium Scholars Program designed for students of color with financial need.
The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine administer Predoctoral, Dissertation, and Postdoctoral fellowships on behalf of the Ford Foundation. The goal is to increase the diversity of American higher education faculty.
Credit Sesame Financial Literacy Scholarship - Credit Sesame’s mission is to empower people to take charge of their credit and loans and achieve their financial goals. In support of this mission, we want to promote financial literacy for students. Credit Sesame is proud to offer the Financial Literacy Scholarship ($2,500) for students interested in building a sound financial future. Please check out their Scholarship Page.