2016 Lambda Kappa Mu Sorority Xi

The 2016 Lambda Kappa Mu Sorority Xi Chapter Scholarship and Achievement Awards are now available. Applications for the Carolyn Tyler Memorial Award, the Eunice Randle Continuing Education Award, and the High School Achievement Awards are listed below. The deadline for applications is Monday, May 2, 2016.

NIH Undergraduate Scholarship Program (UGSP)

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) is currently recruiting students eligible to apply for the NIH Undergraduate Scholarship Program (UGSP). The UGSP offers scholarship awards to students from disadvantaged backgrounds that are committed to careers in biomedical, behavioral and social science health-related research.

he scholarship award pays up to $20,000 per academic year towards tuition and other reasonable educational expenses. In return, recipients are obligated to serve as paid NIH employees, during the summer and after gradation. In addition to financial assistance, the scholarship program offers invaluable training, career development and mentoring in a state-of-the-art research setting.

Liberty Power Bright Horizons Scholarships

Liberty Power, the nation’s largest, completely independent retail electric supplier, is proud to announce the launch of the second annual Liberty Power Bright Horizons Scholarship. The scholarship is a collaboration between Liberty Power and the United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (USHCC) Foundation. This alliance is focused on providing tens of thousands of dollars in scholarships annually to eligible college students pursuing science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) education with an interest in seeking careers in the fields of energy or the environment.  More information. 

Empire State Association of Two-Year College Biologists

Bonnie Glickman Memorial Scholarship

ESATYCB offers awards of up to $800 to outstanding biology students in New York State who expect to receive an Associate Degree in the 2014-2015 academic year, and who plan to continue their studies in biology or a related field. Some transfer colleges and universities have agreed to either match or exceed the monetary award from ESATYCB. All students who have completed a minimum of three biology courses or who have completed 2 biology courses and have at least one in progress at the time of application (two of the 3 biology courses must have a laboratory component) and who have an overall grade point average of 3.0 or better are invited to apply.

ESATYCB Scholarship Application Form

Holocaust Remembrance Scholarship

The Holocaust Remembrance Project is designed to encourage the study of the Holocaust and related events in our history and serve as a living memorial to the millions of victims of the Holocaust.

The project involves a national college scholarship essay contest and awards college scholarships to the top 10 writers. These winners join a select group of educators and Holocaust survivors for Scholar Week, a week-long, in-depth educational experience to dissect this watershed event in world history, and how it relates to our world today.

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SUNY Upstate Bridges to the Baccalureate Program Application Form 2015

The program is aimed at helping students make the transition from 2-year junior or community colleges to full 4-year baccalaureate programs. The program targets students from groups underrepresented in the biomedical and behavioral research enterprise. 

Additional information can be found at the following Internet sites:

SUNY Upstate Bridges to the Baccalureate Program Application Form 2015

Microsoft Scholarship Program

Microsoft is offering four different types of technical scholarships for the 2013-2014 academic year to current undergraduate students: General Scholarships, Women’s Scholarships, Minority Scholarships, and Scholarships for Students with Disabilities.

To be eligible, you must be enrolled full time in a Bachelor’s degree program at a 4-year college or university in the United States, Canada, or Mexico at the time you submit the application. Plus, we’ll need to see that you’re making satisfactory progress toward an undergraduate degree in computer science, computer engineering, or a related technical discipline such as electrical engineering, math, or physics—and that you demonstrate an interest in computer science. Because the scholarship is merit based, you must maintain a 3.0 cumulative grade point average out of a possible 4.0, or a 4.0 cumulative grade point average out of a possible 5.0. 

For more detailed information regarding eligibility, please read our FAQ. MUST BE ENROLLED IN A 4YEAR SCHOOL.

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Army ROTC Scholarship

Through classes and field training, Army ROTC provides you with the tools to become an Army Officer without interfering with your other classes. ROTC also provides you with discipline and money for tuition while enhancing your college experience.
If you are currently in college and would like to explore Army ROTC, there are several scholarship options available.
Four year: If you're thinking of just getting started in college and are looking for tuition assistance, find out how you can get that as well as a clear path to leadership in Army ROTC.
Three year: If you have already completed one year and are looking for an even greater college experience, the U.S. Army three-year scholarship may be for you.
Two year: Do you have only two years left to complete your college requirements? You still have time to get tuition assistance and become an Officer upon completion of Army ROTC.
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