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There are many sources of scholarship listings and databases available to students on the Internet. We recommend that you not pay for any search service. Learn more about scholarships and how to avoid scholarship scams. Here is a helpful guide for scholarship search engines when looking for additional financial resources. Pacifica is not responsible for the quality of information or services offered on the sites listed on this page and we do not endorse or support their products, policies or services.

Scholarship Searches:

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ADT Home Security Essay contest
American Assoc. of University Women-Educational Foundation Grants and fellowship search
ACA Foundation Essay Contest
American Indian Graduate Center Scholarships and fellowships for American Indian and Alaska Native graduate students.
American Psychological Association Scholarships, Grants, and Awards search
American Psychological Association of Graduate Students Scholarships and Awards
Andrade Law Offices Scholarship Video or essay contest
Anthony Castelli Veteran’s College Scholarship Essay contest for current military veteran or honorably discharged veteran or parent, sibling, child or grandchild of a current or honorably discharged veteran. DEADLINE: MEMORIAL DAY
Association on American Indian Affairs Scholarship programs for both undergraduate and graduate students who are from federally recognized tribes and tribes not recognized federally.
Azazie Scholarship Program Essay contest DEADLINE: MAY 31, 2018
Bats Finder Essay contest DEADLINE: JUNE 30 ANNUALLY
Bob Scholarship – Best of Bests Essay, info graphics, or article contest. DEADLINE: NOVEMBER 30 ANNUALLY
Buenas Opiniones Essay contest DEADLINES: AUGUST 31, 2018 AND JANUARY 31, 2019
California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists Educational Foundation scholarships and grants
California Psychological Association  The CFA Foundation – minority scholarship program, sponsored trainings
Cancer Scholarship Resources Scholarship search directory
Cancer Survivors and Patients Scholarship Resources Scholarship search directory
CareerInfo – sponsored by the US Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration Scholarship search database
CGTrader Essay contest DEADLINE: DECEMBER 14, 2018
Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma Scholarship and grant program
Christine Downing Dissertation Fellowship Fellowship  DEADLINE:  JANUARY 3, 2019
Cogniizant Transformation Young Entrepreneur Essay Scholarship
College Board Scholarship search engine
College Scholarships Scholarship search database. Includes scholarships specific to degree level and other criteria.
Compression Info Essay contest
Congressional Caucus Hispanic Institute Scholarship Offers a one-time $5,000 scholarship to Latino students in the US at the graduate level who have a history of performing public service-oriented activities in their communities and who demonstrate a desire to continue their civic engagement in the future.
Council for International Exchange of Scholars Grants offered by the Fulbright Scholar Program
Davis-Putter Scholarship Funds Grants for active participants in struggles for civil rights, social/economic justice or other progressive issues.
Diet in Review Essay contest
dietspotlight.com Essay and film contest
Disability Scholarships Scholarship resource center
Dronethusiast Global Drone Scholarship Women in Science essay contest DEADLINE: DECEMBER 1 ANNUALLY
Edvisors Scholarship search database
Employment Resources National Archives Employment Resources for Veterans
EssayPro.com
Essay contest DEADLINE: AUGUST 20, 2018
FastWeb Scholarship search database
Federal Grants Wire Clearinghouse for federal grant opportunities, organized by categories
FinAid! Scholarship search directory
Form Swift Essay contest DEADLINES: JUNE 15, 2018 / SEPTEMBER 15, 2018 / DECEMBER 15, 2018
Foundation Center Grants and foundation directory
Ford Foundation The Fellowship Programs, offered through the National Academy of Sciences, seeks to increase faculty diversity at U.S. colleges and universities. Fellowships are made at the predoctoral, dissertation and postdoctoral levels to students who demonstrate academic excellence, a commitment to pluralism and a strong interest in teaching and research.
Future of Bariatric Surgery Scholarship DEADLINES: JANUARY 1 AND JULY 1 ANNUALLY
Gary Sinise Foundation Programs for Veterans
Gen and Kelly Tanabe Scholarship $1,000 merit-based scholarships
Go College Scholarship search directory
Good Call Scholarship search directory
Grants.gov Database of grant opportunities within the U.S. federal government
Hammock Expert Essay contest DEADLINES: JANUARY 31, 2018 AND AUGUST 31, 2018
Harry Frank Guggenheim Foundation Research grants and dissertation fellowships to students during dissertation writing phase.
Health Professions Education Foundation Scholarship and loan repayment programs-California health professions (MFT, Clinical Social Workers, Psychologists).
Healthcare Leaders Essay contest
Head Set Plus Video contest DEADLINE: DECEMBER 31 ANNUALLY
Help Teaching Scholarship Short story or informational article DEADLINE: JUNE 1 ANNUALLY
Hispanic Scholarship Fund Scholarship search directory
iDigic Essay contest
Improving Energy Efficiency Essay contest
Instagram Growth Scholarship Essay contest DEADLINES: Fall AUGUST 1, 2018 / Spring DECEMBER 1, 2018
Invesmentzen Essay contest
Jewish Community Center Graduate student scholarship program. Recipients required to work for 2 years post graduation otherwise scholarship must be repaid.
Kenneth Carp Law Offices Essay contest DEADLINE: DECEMBER 31 ANNUALLY
Latin American Educational Foundation Colorado resident. Hispanic heritage and/or actively involved in the Hispanic Community. Community service involvement required
Latino College Dollars Scholarship search directory
LawnStarter Essay contest
Lead Roster Essay contest DEADLINE: DECEMBER 15 ANNUALLY
Levin Injury Firm Essay contest
Licensed Mental Health Services Provider Education Program Encourages mental health service providers to work in Mental Health Professional Shortage areas or qualified facilities in California by authorizing a plan for repayment (up to $15,000) of their educational loans in exchange for their service in a designated shortage area for at least 2 years.
Look Twice, Save a Life Scholarship Scholarship promoting motorcycle safety among students DEADLINE: DECEMBER 1 YEARLY
Mars Translation Essay contest DEADLINE: JUNE 30 ANNUALLY
Masters in Education.net Scholarship, Fellowship, and Grant search
Medigo Scholarship Essay scholarship DEADLINE: SEPTEMBER 1, 2018
Meldon Law Essay contest
Mental Health Dissertation Research Grant to Increase Diversity (R36) The purpose of this funding opportunity is to increase the diversity of the mental health research workforce. It will enable qualified doctoral candidates to pursue research careers in any area relevant to the research mission of the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) Mechanism of Support
Mesothelioma Cancer Alliance Scholarship Essay or video, scholarship for those who have battled cancer at any point in their lives (not limited to mesothelioma) or those who have a parent, sibling, immediate family member or close friend that has battled or is currently fighting cancer.
National Academy of Education Dissertation Fellowship Program and Post-doctoral Fellowships offered
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) The NAACP is a leading advocate of equal access to quality education
National Endowment for the Humanities Grants and fellowships available. Reference materials. Summer seminars
National Federation of the Blind Scholarship for legally blind student, must participate in NFB convention and program activities
Open Society Foundations Grant, scholarship, and fellowship
Parentinn Essay contest
Point Foundation The National LGBTQ Scholarship Fund. Part 1of Application due November
Pollak PLLC Scholarship Essay contest DEADLINE: NOVEMBER 1, 2018
RC State Essay contest DEADLINE: NOVEMBER 30 ANNUALLY
Recovery Village Healthcare Scholarship Essay contest DEADLINE: JUNE 30 ANNUALLY
Reeves Law Group Scholarship Essay contest
Rice Law MD Essay contest DEADLINE: MAY 1 ANNUALLY
Roy Scrivner Memorial Research Grant The Roy Scrivner Research Grants provide graduate student grants (preference given to dissertation candidates) for empirical or applied research that encourages the study of lesbian, gay, and bisexual family (LGB) psychology and LGB family therapy. Researchers from all fields of the behavioral and social sciences are encouraged to apply.
Sallie Mae Scholarship Search Engine Scholarship search engine
Scholarship America Resource for private scholarships and other financial support
Scholarship Experts Scholarship search directory
Scholarships and Grants Scholarships and grants resources
Scholarships.com Scholarship search directory
School Soup Scholarship search directory
Smith Publicity Essay contest
Social Science Research Council Dissertation development fellowship. Grants and fellowships promote diversification of knowledge, perspectives, backgrounds and nationalities.
Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues Grants and awards for research on social issues. Thesis and dissertation writing.
Southern Regional Educational Board SREB-State Doctoral Scholars Program to help increase faculty diversity. Offers fellowships.
Student Aid on the Web Financial aid and scholarships search wizard. Other educational financial resources.
The Krist Law Firm, P.C. National Scholarship 300-500 Word Essay Scholarship
Thomas Law Office Essay contest
United Negro College Fund Scholarships, fellowships and internships
U.S. Post Office Locator Scholarship Award Essay Contest
Veteran Resources Scholarship and Grants for Veterans
Women’s Guide to Finance
Financial Planning Resources
Women’s Scholarships Scholarships for women
Writing.org Essay contest
Zavodnick, Zavodnick, & Lasky, LLC bi-annual Scholarship Essay writing project. DEADLINE: JUNE 1 ANNUALLY
Zeiger Firm bi-annual Scholarship Essay contest DEADLINE: MAY 25, 2018
Zip Recruiter Scholarship Essay contest DEADLINE: JUNE 30 AND DECEMBER 31 ANNUALLY