• Thurgood Marshall College Fund

    Amount: Varies. About: Established in 1987, the Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF) is a nonprofit organization that exclusively supports the Black college community, with 98 percent of its awards going to Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) and Predominantly Black Institutions (PBIs). Each year, the organization awards nearly 500 scholarships to high-achieving students who plan…


  • National Honor Society Scholarship

    Amount: $25,000 (National Winner), $5,625 (24 National Finalists), $3,200 (575 National Semifinalists). About: The National Honor Society Scholarship is annually awarded to high school seniors who are active National Honor Society members. To be eligible, members must be “in good standing” and meet all of their chapter’s obligations regarding GPA, service activities, and character and…


  • National Merit Scholarship

    Amount: $2,500. About: The National Merit Scholarship is an annual award granted to approximately 7,500 graduating high school seniors each year. To qualify, students must score in the 99th percentile of their state on the PSAT/NMSQT exam and complete a multi-step application process. [Students who missed the PSAT/NMSQT due to a legitimate reason may apply…


  • Morgan Stanley Richard B. Fisher Scholarship Program

    Amount: Varies. About: Morgan Stanley’s Richard B. Fisher Scholarship is for minority students pursuing careers in finance. Applicants must be African American, Hispanic, Native American, or LGBT and be undergraduate sophomores or juniors at an accredited four-year college. To apply, applicants must indicate their eligibility on their application for the Summer Analyst Program. Eligible Grade…


  • James Beard Foundation Scholarships

    Amount: Up to $20,000. About: The James Beard Foundation, a nonprofit culinary arts organization based in New York City, offers scholarships for students in the culinary arts, wine studies, and related food systems fields. The scholarships are available to aspiring and established culinary professionals pursuing an education at a licensed or accredited culinary or hospitality…


  • Hope Scholarship

    Amount: Varies. About: Georgia’s HOPE Scholarship is meant for Georgia residents who have demonstrated academic achievement. The scholarship provides money to assist students with a portion of the tuition cost at an eligible college or university. To qualify, applicants must be a U.S. citizen or an eligible noncitizen, be a Georgia resident, be enrolled as…