Scholarships for Economics Majors

The first problem of economics that an aspiring economist needs to solve is how to pay for college. Luckily, if you’re majoring in economics you may be eligible for one or more scholarships, which could help to lessen that burden. Some scholarships for economics majors are funded by national nonprofit organizations, such as the Daughters of the American Revolution, while others are funded by private companies such as Xerox. In order to apply for scholarships such as these, students may need to write an essay, provide letters of recommendation or meet a minimum grade point average. If you’d like to learn more about scholarships for economics majors that you may be eligible for, continue reading below.

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  • 1,000 - 1,500
  • 1 award
  • Apr-15-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Dairy Science|Accounting|Agricultural Economics|Dairy Genetics|Dairy Equipment|Dairy Nutrition|Dairy Feed|Pharmaceutical Marketing|Pharmaceutical Sales|Dairy Consultant|Dairy Extension|Dairy Researcher|Professor|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|
  • Character Trait: Show |Leadership|
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The NDS / Junior Merit Scholarship is awarded to student pursue careers in the dairy industry. Applicants must be undergraduate junior students.
  • competition 4.0
  • effort level 1.0
View Details EDGE awards scholarships Direct Marketing Educational Foundation
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  • 1,000 - 7,000
  • 1 award
  • November 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Marketing|Economics|Sociology|Mathematics|Business|Communications|Psychology|Advertising|Graphic Design|Analytics|
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The scholarship was established to promote Marketing EDGE program. It is available to students demonstrated an interest in the marketing field (classes, extracurricular activities, internships, etc).
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 4.0
View Details Richard Montesi Scholarship Fund Direct Marketing Educational Foundation
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  • 1,000 - 7,000
  • 1 award
  • November 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Marketing|Economics|Sociology|Mathematics|Business|Communications|Psychology|Advertising|Graphic Design|Analytics|
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The scholarship was established to honor Richard Dick Montesis the past president of Marketing EDGE, it provides financial assistance to motivated students to ensure the future of the integrated marketing field.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 4.0
View Details Don Kuhn Memorial Fund Direct Marketing Educational Foundation
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  • 1,000 - 7,000
  • 1 award
  • November 2018
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  • Major: Study |Marketing|Economics|Sociology|Mathematics|Business|Communications|Psychology|Advertising|Graphic Design|Analytics|
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The scholarship was established to honor and commemorate Don Kuhn in contributions to the practice of charitable fundraising. It is available to outstanding students demonstrated interest in the marketing field.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 4.0
View Details Dave Florence Fund Direct Marketing Educational Foundation
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  • 1,000 - 7,000
  • 1 award
  • November 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Marketing|Economics|Sociology|Mathematics|Business|Communications|Psychology|Advertising|Graphic Design|Analytics|
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The scholarship was established to honor company's Chairman Dave Florence by the collaboration of employees, colleagues, and clients of Direct Media Inc. to award outstanding students who have demonstrated an interest in marketing.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 4.0
View Details Lee Epstein Fund Direct Marketing Educational Foundation
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  • 1,000 - 7,000
  • 1 award
  • November 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Marketing|Economics|Sociology|Mathematics|Business|Communications|Psychology|Advertising|Graphic Design|Analytics|
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The scholarship was established to honor Lee Epstein and to promote integrated marketing educational programs.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 4.0
View Details Mark Duda Scholarship Fund Direct Marketing Educational Foundation
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  • 1,000 - 7,000
  • 1 award
  • November 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Marketing|Economics|Sociology|Mathematics|Business|Communications|Psychology|Advertising|Graphic Design|Analytics|
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The scholarship was established by the collaboration of Marks family and members of the data-driven marketing community to honor the memory of Mark Duda, it is available to students studying in data and targeting strategies in integrated marketing.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 4.0
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  • 2,000 - 5,000
  • 1 award
  • November 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Economics|Business|Accounting|Finance|Banking|
  • School (College): |Four-year|Accredited College or University|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|College junior|College senior|
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The scholarship was established to award current undergraduate interested in working in the banking industry who has completed at least two years of college and pursuing a degree in accounting, business, finance, economics, banking or a related area of business at an accredited four-year college or university.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 1.5
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • April 2018
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  • Major: Study |Real Estate|Real Estate Appraisal|Land Economics|
  • School (College): Attend an |University|College|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College sophomore|College junior|College senior|
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The AIET Undergraduate Scholarship is awarded to student major in real estate appraisal, land economics, real estate. Applicants must be Sophomore, Junior, or Senior seeking college or university education
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 4.5
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • August 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Economics|Business|Finance|
  • School (College): |University|Vocational-technical / Career College|Two-year|Four-year|College|College of Business|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|College freshman|College sophomore|
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The scholarship is open to graduating high school senior or currently enrolled college student who have demonstrated high ambition and desire to be an entrepreneur or business owner. Applicant must have a declared major or minor in the college of Business, Economics, or Finance.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 4.0
View Details Ryan & Collin Petitte Memorial Scholarship Fund Community Foundation of Mendocino County
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  • 1,000 - 5,000
  • 1 award
  • January 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Major: Study |Economics|
  • Residence: Live in |Ukiah, CA|
  • School (College): |University|Four-year|Community College|College|Vocational School|University of Connecticut (CT)|Oregon State University (OR)|University of CaliforniaDavis (CA)|
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The Ryan & Collin Petitte Memorial Scholarship Fund is awarded to graduating high school senior attending four-year colleges, or universities, vocational schools, community colleges. Applicants must be pursuing careers in economics, environmental resource management, or wildlife conservation
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 1.5
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  • 2,000
  • 1 award
  • April 2018
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  • Major: Study |Real Estate|Real Estate Appraisal|Land Economics|
  • School (College): |US Accredited College or University|
  • Age / Grade Level: |Master's Candidate|Doctoral Candidate|
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The scholarship was established to award outstanding graduate students who have demonstrated academic excellence and help them finance their education.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 2.0
View Details John W. Landis Scholarship Wayne County Community Foundation
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  • 2,800
  • 1 award
  • Apr-15-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Agriculture|Home Economics|Horticulture|Forestry|Animal Husbandry|Farm Economics|Solid Conservation|Water Conservation|
  • Residence: Live in |Wayne, OH|
  • School (College): |Accredited Educational Institution|
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The John W. Landis Scholarship is awarded to graduating seniors or past graduates student from Wayne County, Ohio. Applicants must be pursuing major in agriculture, horticulture, home and farm economics, animal husbandry, solid and water conservation, or forestry.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Academic Scholarships 2017 (Undergraduate) Organization of American States (OAS)
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  • 30,000
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Education|Political Science|Economics|Tourism|Science|Environmental Studies|Social Development Studies|
  • Residence: Live in |United States|Canada|Panama|Antigua and Barbuda|Argentina|Barbados|Belize|Bolivia|Brazil|Chile|Colombia|Costa Rica|Cuba|Dominica|Dominican Republic|Ecuador|El Salvador|Grenada|Guatemala|Guyana|Haiti|Honduras|Jamaica|Nicaragua|Paraguay|Peru|Saint Kitts and Nevis|Saint Lucia|Saint Vincent and the Grenadines|Suriname|The Bahamas|Trinidad and Tobago|Uruguay|Venezuela|
  • School (College): |Mexico|Saint Vincent and the Grenadines (Country|Bahamas|
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Established in 1983, this program grants scholarships for the last two years of undergraduate studies to citizens or permanent residents of the English-speaking Caribbean OAS Member States, and Suriname. Applicants must pursue undergraduate studies within the eight (8) OAS priority areas.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 2.0
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  • 1,500
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Economics|Finance/banking|Accounting|
  • School (K-12): |Trinity High School, Euless, TX|Lawrence D Bell High School, Hurst, TX|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|
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The Analytical Masterminds Scholarship is one of the scholarships under The CaliberCares Scholarships Program. The scholarship donated by the Internal Audit Team is offered to a student graduating from Trinity High School or L.D. Bell High School (Euless, Texas). The program aims to help students achieve their educational goals.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 2.0
View Details Clinton E. Missler Agri-Scholarship Wayne County Community Foundation
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  • 185
  • 1 award
  • Apr-16-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Agriculture|Agricultural Economics|Animal Husbandry|Animal Nutrition & Research|
  • Residence: Live in |Wayne, OH|
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This scholarship is designed to honor Clinton E. Missler. It is available to all resident of Wayne County whos pursuing their education in agriculture, farm economics, animal husbandry, animal nutrition & research, or soil and water conservation.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 4.0
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  • 5,000
  • 1 award
  • January 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Economics|Business|Accounting|Finance|Insurance|Risk Management|
  • Ethnicity: Be |Native American|Asian / Asian American / Pacific Islander|Hispanic|African American/Black|
  • School (College): |US Accredited Institution|Four-year|
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Surety and Fidelity Industry Intern and Scholarship Program for Minority Students (SFIISP) is given to minority students who are pursuing a major in insurance/risk management, accounting, economics, or business/finance. The program provides an up to $5,000 fund annually to outstanding students who meets the identified eligibility. The aim of the program is to give minority students financial support and exposure to surety/fidelity industry.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 4.0
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  • 1,000 - 3,000
  • 1 award
  • Nov-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Business Administration|History|Economics|
  • School (College): Attend |Harvard University (MA)|
  • Age / Grade Level: |Graduate Student|College|
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The Alfred D. Chandler Jr. Travel Fellowships awards grants from $1000-3000. This fellowship facilitates research in library and archives about business or economic history. Application is open to Harvard University graduate students, graduate students or nontenured faculty in those fields from other UniversitiesApplicants must be Harvard University graduate students in history, economics, or business administration, graduate students or nontenured faculty in those fields from other Universities or Harvard College undergraduates writing senior theses in these fields.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 4.0
View Details Cheri Smith Scholarship Fund Community Foundation of Central Wisconsin
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • Mar-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Economics|Business|
  • School (College): Attend |University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point (WI)|
  • Extracurricular: |Community Service|University Service|
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In 2007, Cheri Smith celebrated 25 years in business as a successful real estate broker in Stevens Point. As a UWSP graduate in business and economics, she felt a scholarship was an important way to thank the community with a lasting gift to university students. To be eligible, applicants must be a college a Junior or Senior at the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point who are attending the School of Business and Economics and demonstrate a commitment to the community, university service and leadership.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 5.0
View Details Betty Rendel Scholarship National Federation of Republican Women
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  • 1,000
  • 3 awards
  • Jun-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Political Science|Economics|Government|
  • Citizenship: |U.S. Citizen|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|
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Established by National Federation of Republican Women (NFRW) in honor of Betty Rendel, the scholarship awards female undergraduates who are majoring in political science, government or economics and have successfully completed at least two years of college coursework.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 5.0
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