The Diversity Scholarship for Students  #14

Sponsored by the UAA Senate Diversity Committee,

 Co-Chairs Robert Crosman, ENGL, 786-4370/ Ping-Tung Chang, MATH, 745-9727

Compiled by the Mat-Su Math Club, Jim Taliaferro, President, 2002- 2003

 

 

Dr. Betty J. Boyd-Beu & Edwin G. Beu, Jr. Scholarship

Amount: Tuition Assistance Deadline: Sep 27

Fields/Majors:  None Specified 

This scholarship offers financial assistance for tuition and other educational expenses to non-traditional students who are seeking degree completion or training at Matanuska-Susitna College, Palmer, Alaska.

Matanuska-Susitna College

P.O. Box 2889

Palmer, AK 99645

 

Molly Ann Mishler Memorial Program

Amount: None Specified Deadline: Sep 19

Fields/Majors:  Early Childhood Development

Applicant must be at least a part-time student at UAA Matanuska-Susitna College with a minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.0.  Applicant must be enrolled in Early Childhood Development courses.  Preference will be given to those applicants formally admitted into the Early Childhood Development program.

Matanuska-Susitna College

P.O. Box 2889

Palmer, AK 99645

 

Social Workers of Alaska Scholarship

Amount: None Specified Deadline: Sep 27

Fields/Majors: Social Work

Applicant must be a full-time formally admitted Social Work degree-seeking student at the University of Alaska Anchorage.  Applicant must be in good academic standing with a minimum grade point average of 3.0.  Preference will be given to those students who are members of the National Association of Social Workers of Alaska Chapter.

University of Alaska Anchorage

3211 Providence Drive

Anchorage, Alaska 99508

 

Sidney Henderson Jr. Memorial Scholarship

Amount: Varies Deadline: Oct 4

Fields/Majors: Geomatics

Applicant must be a full-time UAA student formally admitted in the Geomatics degree program.  Applicant must be a high school graduate and an Alaskan resident.

University of Alaska Anchorage

3211 Providence Drive

Anchorage, Alaska 99508

 

Maurice P. Oswald Scholarship

Amount: None Specified Deadline:  Oct 4

Fields/Majors: Geomatics       

Applicants must be full-time UAA student formally admitted in the Geomatics degree program.  Applicant must be in good academic standing with a minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.5.

University of Alaska Anchorage

3211 Providence Drive

Anchorage, Alaska 99508

 

UAA ACC Welding Technology Department Scholarship Fund

Amount: None Specified Deadline: None Specified

Fields/Majors:  Welding Technology

Applicant must be a full-time student formally admitted in a degree-seeking program at the University of Alaska Anchorage with a minimum grade point average of 2.0.  Preference will be given to applicants who intend to pursue a career in Alaska.

University of Alaska Anchorage

3211 Providence Drive

Anchorage, Alaska 99508

 

 

#18 - AAAA Minority Advertising Intern Program

Amount: $3,000 Deadline: Jan. 1

Fields/Majors:  Advertising, Communications, Liberal Arts, and Marketing

Summer internship program for minority students beyond their junior year of undergraduate work or in graduate school.  Must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident and have a GPA of at least 2.5. 

American Association of Advertising Agencies, Inc.

AAAA Minority Advertising Intern Program

666 Third Ave.

New York, NY 10017

 

#117 -Afro-American and African Studies Fellowships

Amount: $12,500 - $25,000 Deadline: Dec. 2

Fields/Majors:  African American and African Studies

One-year postdoctoral and two-year predoctoral residential fellowships at the University of Virginia Carter G. Woodson Institute.  Supports projects in the discipline of the humanities with Afro-American and African studies.  Predoctorial candidate should have completed all requirements except the dissertation. 

William E. Jackson, Associate Director of Research

University of Virginia,

Carter G. Woodson Institute for Afro-American and African Studies

102 Minor Hall

Charlottesville, VA 22903

 

#195 –Alfred Jurzykowski Foundation Awards

Amount: Varies Deadline: None Specified

Fields/Majors:  All Areas of Study

Awards for postdoctoral scholars of Polish heritage who made significant achievements in their area of specialization.  Individuals must be nominated by institutions or organizations in order to be considered for the award. 

Cultural Advisory Committee

15 East 64th St.

New York, NY 10021

 

#198 –Alice Allen Everett American Indian Scholarship

Amount: $1,000 Deadline:  Unspecified

Fields/Majors:  Arts and Sciences

Student must be an incoming American Indian freshman at the University of Oklahoma, Norman.  Students must be on the roll of a recognized Indian tribe or be a descendant of a relative who is on the roll.  Student must have a GPA of 3.5 or better with preference given to those students entering the medical field.

University of Oklahoma, Norman

College of Arts and Sciences

601 Elm, Room 429

Norman, OK 73019

 

#332 –AMS Minority Scholarships

Amount: $3000 Deadline: Jan 26

Fields/Majors:  Meteorology, Atmospheric Science, Hydrology, And Oceanic Science

Awards for minority students who will entering their freshman year of college and are planning to study in one of the areas listed above.

American Meteorological Society

Attn:  Fellowship/Scholarship

45 Beacon St.

Boston, MA 02108

 

#339 –ANA/Allstate Scholarships - Doctoral

Amount: $8,000 Deadline: Jan1

Fields/Majors:  Nursing

Scholarships are available for minority students in a program leading to a doctoral degree in the behavioral sciences or psychiatric nursing.  Applicants must be enrolled in an accredited program. 

American Nurses’ Association

Minority Fellowship Programs

600 Maryland Ave.  SW, Suite 100 West

Washington, DC 20024

 

#340 –ANA/Allstate Scholarships - Undergraduate

Amount: $2,000 Deadline: Jan1

Fields/Majors:  Nursing

Scholarships are available for minority students at the undergraduate level.

American Nurses’ Association

Minority Fellowship Programs

600 Maryland Ave.  SW, Suite 100 West

Washington, DC 20024

 

#345 –Andrew W. Mellow Postdoctoral Fellowship in the Humanities

Amount: $29,000 Deadline: Jan15

Fields/Majors:  Humanities

Postdoctoral fellowships at Bryn Scholarships are available for scholars in the humanities, with preference given to those specializing in multi-cultural areas.  Applicants must have obtained the PH.D within the past five years.

Bryn Mawr College

Dean James C. Wright

Graduate School of Arts & Sciences

Bryn Mawr, PA 19010

 

 

Information obtained from The Complete Scholarship Book, Sourcebooks, Naperville, IL, 1996.

More lists to follow  - if you need any information, call 745-9727.

Ray Reed, President, Math Club.

Compiled – March, 2002