Scholarships, Grants & Prizes 2016, 20th Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 0768941350
  • ISBN-13: 9780768941357
  • DDC: 378.302573
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 890 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2015 | Published/Released May 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2015

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Overview

This valuable resource provides up-to-date information on millions of privately funded awards available to college students. The comprehensive scholarship and grant profiles include those awards based on ethnic heritage, talent, employment experience, military service, and other categories, which are available from private sources, such as foundations, corporations, and religious and civic organizations.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Other Frontmatter.
Other Recommended Titles.
Contents.
A Note from the Peterson’s® Editors.
How to Find an Award That Right for You.
1: All About Scholarships.
2: It’s Never Too Early to Look for College Scholarships.
3: A Strategy for Finding Awards.
4: Who Wants to Be a College Scholarship Millionaire?.
5: Snap and Chat: Use Your Fingertips and Social Media to Pay for College.
6: Scholarship Management Organizations.
7: Winning the Scholarship with a Winning Essay.
8: Getting in the Minority Scholarship Mix.
9: What to Do If You Don’t Win a Scholarship, Grant, or Prize.
10: How to Use This Guide.
Quick Reference Chart.
11: Scholarships, Grants & Prizes At-a-Glance.
Profiles of Scholarships, Grants & Prizes.
Academic Fields/Career Goals.
Accounting.
12: Alabama Society of Certified Public Accountants.
13: Alaska Society of Certified Public Accountants.
14: American Association of Hispanic Certified Public Accountants (AAHCPA).
15: American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.
16: American Society of Women Accountants.
17: Association of Certified Fraud Examiners.
18: Catching the Dream.
19: Central Intelligence Agency.
20: Cohen & Company CPAs.
21: Colorado Society of Certified Public Accountants Educational Foundation.
22: Connecticut Society of Certified Public Accountants.
23: DECA (Distributive Education Clubs of America).
24: Educational Foundation for Women in Accounting (EFWA).
25: Educational Foundation of the Massachusetts Society of Certified Public Accountants.
26: Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants Educational Foundation, Inc..
27: Georgia Government Finance Officers Association.
28: Government Finance Officers Association.
29: Greater Washington Society of CPAs.
30: Hawaii Society of Certified Public Accountants.
31: Illinois CPA Society/CPA Endowment Fund of Illinois.
32: Institute of Internal Auditors Research Foundation.
33: Institute of Management Accountants.
34: Kentucky Society of Certified Public Accountants.
35: Lawrence P. Doss Scholarship Foundation.
36: Maryland Association of Certified Public Accountants Educational Foundation.
37: Michigan Association of CPAs.
38: Minnesota Society of Certified Public Accountants.
39: Montana Society of Certified Public Accountants.
40: National Society of Accountants.
41: NC CPA Foundation Inc..
42: Nebraska Society of Certified Public Accountants.
43: New England Employee Benefits Council.
44: New Hampshire Society of Certified Public Accountants.
45: New Jersey Society of Certified Public Accountants.
46: New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants Foundation for Accounting Education.
47: Oregon Association of Public Accountants Scholarship Foundation.
48: OSCPA Educational Foundation.
49: Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants.
50: Rhode Island Foundation.
51: Rhode Island Society of Certified Public Accountants.
52: Society of Automotive Analysts.
53: Society of Louisiana Certified Public Accountants.
54: South Carolina Association of Certified Public Accountants.
55: South Dakota CPA Society.
56: Specialty Equipment Market Association.
57: Tennessee Society of CPAs.
58: TKE Educational Foundation.
59: United Negro College Fund.
60: Virchow, Krause & Company, LLP.
61: Virginia Society of Certified Public Accountants Educational Foundation.
62: Wyoming Trucking Association Scholarship Fund Trust.
Advertising/Public Relations.
63: Digital Third Coast Internet Marketing.
64: International Foodservice Editorial Council.
65: Lagrant Foundation.
66: Nebraska Press Association.
67: Ohio Newspapers Foundation.
68: Public Relations Student Society of America.
69: Rhode Island Foundation.
70: Specialty Equipment Market Association.
71: Straightforward Media.
Agribusiness.
72: Abbie Sargent Memorial Scholarship Inc..
73: Chs Foundation.
74: Golf Course Superintendents Association of America.
75: Holstein Association USA Inc..
76: Horticultural Research Institute.
77: Intertribal Timber Council.
78: Maine Department of Agriculture, Food and Rural Resources.
79: National Cattlemen’s Foundation.
80: National Dairy Shrine.
81: National Poultry and Food Distributors Association.
82: New York State Association of Agricultural Fairs.
83: Ohio Farmers Union.
84: Society for Range Management.
85: Soil and Water Conservation Society.
86: Soil and Water Conservation Society-New Jersey Chapter.
87: South Dakota Board of Regents.
Agriculture.
88: Abbie Sargent Memorial Scholarship Inc..
89: Alabama Golf Course Superintendents Association.
90: Alberta Heritage Scholarship Fund.
91: American Legion Department of North Dakota.
92: American Oil Chemists’ Society.
93: American Society for Enology and Viticulture.
94: American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers.
95: American Society of Agronomy, Crop Science Society of America, Soil Science Society of America.
96: Association on American Indian Affairs, Inc..
97: Calcot-Seitz Foundation.
98: Chs Foundation.
99: Dairy Management.
100: Garden Club of America.
101: George T. Welch Trust.
102: Intertribal Timber Council.
103: Japanese American Citizens League (JACL).
104: The Land Conservancy of New Jersey.
105: Maine Department of Agriculture, Food and Rural Resources.
106: National Cattlemen’s Foundation.
107: National Council of State Garden Clubs Inc. Scholarship.
108: National Dairy Shrine.
109: National Garden Clubs Inc..
110: National Poultry and Food Distributors Association.
111: New York State Association of Agricultural Fairs.
112: New York State Grange.
113: Ohio Farmers Union.
114: Oregon Student Assistance Commission.
115: Pennsylvania Association of Conservation Districts Auxiliary.
116: Professional Grounds Management Society.
117: Sigma Xi, the Scientific Research Society.
118: Society for Range Management.
119: Soil and Water Conservation Society.
120: Soil and Water Conservation Society-New Jersey Chapter.
121: South Dakota Board of Regents.
122: South Florida Fair and Palm Beach County Expositions Inc..
123: Turf and Ornamental Communicators Association.
124: United States Department of Agriculture.
125: Washington Association of Wine Grape Growers.
126: Women Grocers of America.
American Studies.
127: American Federation of State, County, and Municipal Employees.
128: Association of Former Intelligence Officers.
129: Cultural Services of the French Embassy.
130: The Georgia Trust for Historic Preservation.
131: The Lyndon Baines Johnson Foundation.
132: Sons of the Republic of Texas.
133: Southern Baptist Historical Library and Archives.
Animal/Veterinary Sciences.
134: Abbie Sargent Memorial Scholarship Inc..
135: American Physiological Society.
136: American Quarter Horse Foundation (AQHF).
137: Appaloosa Horse Club-Appaloosa Youth Program.
138: Association on American Indian Affairs, Inc..
139: Great Minds in STEM.
140: JVS Chicago (Jewish Vocational Service).
141: Maine Department of Agriculture, Food and Rural Resources.
142: National Dairy Shrine.
143: National Poultry and Food Distributors Association.
144: Oregon Student Assistance Commission.
145: Sigma Xi, the Scientific Research Society.
146: Society for Range Management.
147: Soil and Water Conservation Society-New Jersey Chapter.
148: Straightforward Media.
149: United Negro College Fund.
150: United States Department of Agriculture.
151: Wilson Ornithological Society.
Anthropology.
152: American Federation of State, County, and Municipal Employees.
153: American School of Classical Studies at Athens.
154: Islamic Scholarship Fund.
155: Society for Applied Anthropology.
156: Society for the Scientific Study of Sexuality.
Applied Sciences.
157: American Indian Science and Engineering Society.
158: American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics.
159: American Society for Engineering Education.
160: American Society of Naval Engineers.
161: Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association, Educational Foundation.
162: Arrl Foundation Inc..
163: Association of California Water Agencies.
164: Astronaut Scholarship Foundation.
165: Barry Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Foundation.
166: Davidson Institute for Talent Development.
167: Electrochemical Society Inc..
168: Foundation for Science and Disability.
169: Great Minds in STEM.
170: Indian Health Services, United States Department of Health and Human Services.
171: International Society for Optical Engineering-Spie.
172: NASA’s Virginia Space Grant Consortium.
173: Nevada NASA Space Grant Consortium.
174: Oregon Student Assistance Commission.
175: Sino-American Pharmaceutical Professionals Association.
176: Society for Applied Anthropology.
177: TKE Educational Foundation.
178: Universities Space Research Association.
179: Vermont Space Grant Consortium.
180: Whomentors.Com, Inc..
Archaeology.