If you plan to study Economics in college, you may be eligible for additional scholarships! We've put together a list of scholarships open to Economics majors to help you afford college tuition.
List of scholarships for Economics majors
|USDA 1890 National Scholars Program||$ -||January 31, 2018|
|IASA Insurance Industry Collegiate Scholarship Program||$5,000||February 28, 2018|
|The Mike Molino RV Learning Center's Scholarship Program||$2,500||June 2, 2017|
|Government Finance Professional Development Scholarship||$8,000||February 19, 2018|
|GRCF Economic Club Business Study Abroad Scholarship||$2,000||April 1, 2018|
|Fukunaga Scholarship Foundation||$16,000||February 19, 2018|
|Evalee C. Schwarz Charitable Trust for Education Scholarship||$15,000||April 10, 2018|
|Paul S. Mills Scholarship||$1,000||March 30, 2018|
|Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange for Young Professionals||$ -||December 1, 2017|
|Arizona Public Service Navajo Scholars Program for Tribal Colleges||$6,000||May 31, 2017|
USDA 1890 National Scholars Program
The USDA/1890 National Scholars Program is a partnership between the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) and 1890 Historically Black Land-Grant Universities. The program awards scholarships to students attending one of 1890 Historically Black Land-Grant Universities, pursuing a bachelor degree in agriculture, natural resources, food science, nutrition, or related academic disciplines, and willing to work full-time in the USDA upon graduation.
Eligibility:- Be a U.S. citizen- Be a graduating high school senior or expect to hold a high school diploma or G.E.D. certificate- Have a high school cumulative GPA of 3.0 or better - Be interested in attending one of the eighteen 1890 Land-Grant Universities- Intend to study agriculture, food, natural resource sciences, or other related academic disciplines- Demonstrate leadership and community serviceFor more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
IASA Insurance Industry Collegiate Scholarship Program
The IASA Scholarship provides scholarships to students preparing for a career in the insurance industry. College scholarships are awarded to individuals at a sophomore level or above who are enrolled in a college with an insurance program or who are preparing to pursue a career in insurance, and whose course of study is working toward a degree in insurance accounting, finance, information technology, actuarial science or risk management.
For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
The Mike Molino RV Learning Center's Scholarship Program
The Mike Molino RV Learning Center's Scholarship Program encourages deserving college undergraduates majoring in business, finance, economics, accounting or other RV industry-related subjects to apply for the award. The program offers financial assistance to help foster the next generation of RV industry leaders. Therefore a factor for awarding the scholarship is an applicantâs background of RV industry employment or a desire to work in the RV business after completing post-secondary education. RVDA members are able to offer this opportunity to their team specifically because of their employment in the RV industry. Posters publicizing the scholarship are available through the RV Learning Center so dealers can display them in the workplace to alert employees to the opportunity. Dealer principals, their family and dependents, are not eligible.
Qualified applicants:-Submit a completed application and fact sheet in its entirety-Have a 2.8 or better cumulative grade point average, and a 1050 minimum SAT score (1575 minimum on the 2400 point scale). A minimum ACT composite score of 22 is also acceptable-Are rising sophomores, juniors, or seniors in college-Provide a 500 word essay on their goals and objectives for attending college-Submit a copy of their Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)-Demonstrate the ability and willingness to fund a portion of their educational expenses on their own-Attend an accredited four-year college or universityFor more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
Government Finance Professional Development Scholarship
The Government Finance Professional Development Scholarship is available for award to four students enrolled in part-time graduate study that are employees of a state or local government and are preparing to continue their career in state and local government finance.
Eligibility:-Employed at least two years by one or more state or local governments-Recommendation by your employer-Currently a part-time student in a graduate program in public administration, (governmental) accounting, finance, economics, or business administration that prepares students for careers in state and local government finance and expecting to be enrolled in the spring semester (including spring graduates)-Baccalaureate degree or its equivalent-Citizen or permanent resident of the United States or Canada-Recommendation by your academic advisor or dean of the graduate program-Not a past winner of a scholarship program administered by the Government Finance Officers Association of theUnited States and Canada
GRCF Economic Club Business Study Abroad Scholarship
The Economic Club of Grand Rapids established a fund in 2000 to provide financial assistance to students pursuing study abroad in business. The Economic Club is an association of individuals interested in and contributing to the growing economic health of the Grand Rapids metropolitan area.
Eligibility: -Applicant must have sophomore or above standing at the time of application in an undergraduate business program or in a graduate-level business program at any public college or university of their choice.-Applicant must have a declared major in accounting, business administration, economics, managerial science (all areas), mathematics, computer science, engineering, marketing, or fields of study related to business or economics -Applicant must have at least a 3.0 GPA-Applicant must be a resident of Kent, Allegan, Ottawa, or Muskegon counties for the prior three years or must be a resident student at a public college or university in the West Michigan area for the prior two years or more consecutively-Foreign study programs must be endorsed and accepted as a part of or as a credit course in the applicant's degree-granting college or university. Funds must be administered through the home college/university financial aid office -The recipient may be asked to deliver a brief oral presentation to the Economic Club of Grand Rapids within six (6) months of return to the United StatesFor more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
Fukunaga Scholarship Foundation
The Fukunaga Scholarship Foundation offers scholarships to Hawaii residents pursuing degrees in Business Administration, or other business-related fields, at any accredited four-year college or university.
Four-year scholarships are awarded to students just entering college in increments of $4,000 annually. Assuming eligibility is maintained, a total of $16,000 will be awarded over four years. Students already enrolled in college will receive awards varying in amount and duration depending on individual circumstances. These awards will cover only the remainder of the studentâs originally approved undergraduate programâs cost. Approximately 40-50 students will be attending various colleges and universities on our scholarships annually. We anticipate awarding approximately 10 new scholarships.For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
Evalee C. Schwarz Charitable Trust for Education Scholarship
The Evalee C. Schwarz Charitable Trust for Education was created under the Will of Evalee C. Schwarz to provide interest-free loans to undergraduate and graduate students who demonstrate exceptional academic performance and significant financial need.
Eligibility:- Be a U.S. citizen at the time of application- Qualify for financial need in the form of government grants. Applicants must have an Expected Family Contribution (EFC) of $5,815 or less as it appears on their FAFSA Student Aid Report (SAR)- Be enrolled in a school in the state in which the student resides *possible exceptions apply- Standardized test scores must be in the top 15% of nation-wide- Must not be seeking a law degree For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
Paul S. Mills Scholarship
The Paul S. Mills Scholarship program offers scholarships to students pursuing an undergraduate education in a financial service related field. This may include finance, accounting, insurance or risk management, actuarial sciences, and related fields of business.
Eligibility:- Be United States citizens or legal residents living in one of the 50 U.S. states, the District of Columbia or U.S. Territories- Be a full or part-time student enrolled or accepted into an undergraduate college or university program- Be pursuing a course of study in a financial service field- Demonstrate financial need by submitting the FAFSA Student Aid Report or similar documentation of financial needFor more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange for Young Professionals
CBYX for Young Professionals is a yearlong fellowship, funded by the German Bundestag and U.S. Congress through the U.S. Department of State. The program annually gives 75 American young professionals the opportunity to study, work, and live with a host in Germany. The CBYX program consists of three phases: two months of German language school; four months of classes in your career field at a university, technical school, or professional school; and a five-month internship in your career field. Participants are placed throughout Germany. CBYX is primarily designed for participants in business, engineering, technical, vocational, and agricultural fields, though applicants in all fields are encouraged to apply.
Eligibility:-Have U.S. citizenship or permanent residence-Be between 18 and 24 years of age at the start of the program-Possess a high school diploma-Exhibit clear career goals and some relevant experience in their career field (experience can be work, internship, or volunteer)-Have a strong interest in German and international affairs, as well as a strong sense of American identity: be flexible, independent, and diplomaticFor more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
Arizona Public Service Navajo Scholars Program for Tribal Colleges
Native American/Alaska Native undergraduate students attending tribal colleges and universities are eligible to apply for both the American Indian College Fund Full Circle Scholarship Program and the American Indian College Fund TCU Scholarship Program.
Minimum general eligibility requirements for both scholarships include:-U.S. citizenship-Enrollment in an accredited tribal college or university-Registered as a member of a federal or state recognized tribe, or a descendant of at least one grandparent or parent who is an enrolled tribal member (Alaska Natives may also use Native Corporation membership) -Submission of a completed on-line applicationExtra Eligibility for the Arizona Public Service Navajo Scholars Program:-Be a Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior in college-Minimum 2.8 GPA-Students at DinÃ© College, Navajo Technical College or Southwest Indian Polytechnic Institute-Majoring in science, engineering, technology or math (or a related field)-Navajo Nation tribal member and membership in any Shiprock Agency Chapter-Interest in interning or working for Arizona Public ServiceFor more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
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