Scholarships & Opportunities (2/3/17)

Fri, 02/03/2017 - 1:47pm


Terp Young Scholars
Location:  College Park, MD
Dates:  July 9-28, 2017
Program Type:  Pre-college
Interests/Qualifications:  Rising high school freshmen, sophomores, juniors, and seniors. Course offerings in sustainability, forensic anthropology, architecture, environmental biology, leadership, computer science, creative writing, economics, engineering, government, journalism, kinesiology, philosophy, and psychology. Opportunity to earn 3 university credits per course.
Deadline:  Rolling admissions.
Contact:  ysp@umd.edu
Pre-College Programs at Boston University Summer Program
Location:  Boston, MA
Dates:  Session dates vary. See website.
Program Type:  Career exploration and pre-college.
Interests/Qualifications:  Rising freshmen, sophomores, juniors, and seniors, depending on the program. Programs include high school honors courses (opportunity for college credit), research in science and engineering, academic immersion, challenge seminars, and college preview. 
Deadline:  Deadlines vary by program. Recommend applying early.
Contact:  summerhs@bu.edu



Ulman Cancer Fund for Young Adults
Deadline: March 15, 2017
Award: $2,500
Specific Focus: Multiple scholarships available from this fund for students who have been impacted by a cancer diagnosis (either themselves or a family member).
Contact: information is available on Naviance.
Nursing Schools Almanac - Aspiring Nurse Scholarship 
Deadline: June 30, 2017
Award: $1,000
Specific Focus: Open to all high school seniors who plan to pursue college education in nursing, including LPN/LVN, ADN, and BSN programs
Contact: information is available on Naviance.