• Opportunity Scholarship

    Amount: Up to $80,000 maximum over 4 years. About: Dream.US, a nonprofit organization, created its Opportunity Scholarship to help undocumented students who live in “locked-out states,” meaning states where students “effectively have no access to college – either because they face paying out-of-state tuition or because their state will simply not admit them into its…


  • Carolyn Wilson Dialysis Patient Scholarship Program

    Amount: Up to $5,000. About: The American Kidney Fund offers the Carolyn Wilson Dialysis Patient Scholarship. This award is granted to students from Arkansas, Louisiana, or Oklahoma, who have been diagnosed with ESRD (stage 5 kidney disease). Applicants must be current dialysis patients or kidney transplant recipients. Eligible Grade Levels: No grade level requirement Eligible…


  • Stephen W. Cavanaugh Scholarship

    Amount: $8,000 (over 4 years). About: The Baton Rouge Area Foundation (BRAF) offers the Stephen W. Cavanaugh Scholarship. This scholarship is open to students majoring in an insurance-related field as a full-time student at an accredited university, college, or community college in Louisiana. The scholarship awards $1,000 per semester and is renewable for four years…


  • Grocery Manufacturers Representatives Scholarship

    Amount: $10,000 maximum (over 8 semesters). About: The Baton Rouge Area Foundation (BRAF) offers a scholarship in partnership with the Grocery Manufacturers Representatives Association (GMRA). This scholarship is open to students who are employed part-time by a grocery store supported by ADMAX or Associated Grocers. Applicants must write an essay detailing their interest in a…


  • AISES Burlington Northern Santa Fe (BNSF) Foundation Scholarship

    Amount: $2,500 per year for up to 4 years. About: The American Indian Science and Engineering Society (AISES) offers various scholarships to students who are studying in a STEM field and identify as American Indian, Alaska Native, Native Hawaiian, Pacific Islanders, and Indigenous peoples of Canada. The AISES Burlington Northern Santa Fe (BNSF) Foundation Scholarship…


  • Southern Automotive Women’s Forum Scholarship

    Amount: $1,000-$5,000. About: The Southern Automotive Women’s Forum (SAWF) Scholarship is offered to women who are enrolled or enrolling in a STEM field. Students may be enrolled in a two-year technical program, a four-year undergraduate program, or a graduate program that can be used in a career in the automotive industry. Eligible Grade Levels: High…