Scholarships for Finance Majors

Finance majors understand money, and they know that paying for an education can be challenging in today’s rocky economy. Earning a degree in finance can open the door to careers in several sectors, including banking, insurance and government. Many professional finance associations, such as the National Society for Accountants and American Institute of CPAs, offer scholarship opportunities for finance majors. Many of these scholarships are competitive and require a minimum GPA of 3.0, along with some specific finance related skills and an essay describing why you are motivated to pursue a degree in finance. If you are interested in the wide variety of job opportunities a finance degree can provide, check out our list of available scholarships below and apply today.

Showing 1-20 of 65 scholarships
View Details HEEF: Wells Fargo Scholarship Orange County Community Foundation
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  • 1,000 - 2,000
  • 1 award
  • January 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Business|Finance|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|College|
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This scholarship was established to benefit high school seniors and community college transfers pursuing study in business, finance, or a related major.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 1.5
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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
View Details The Law Offices of Jason S. Newcombe Future Leaders of Washington State Scholarship The Law Offices of Jason S. Newcombe Washington State Attorneys
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Criminal Justice|Legal|Finance|Government|Politics|
  • School (College): Attend a |Two-year|Four-year|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|High school|
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Offered by The Law Offices of Jason S. Newcombe, this scholarship is open to high school or college students who are interested in the legal field or a related field such as government, politics, criminal justice, or finance.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 1.5
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • May-31-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Insurance|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Louisiana|
  • School (College): |Community College|Louisiana College or University|
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The scholarship was established to honor the memory of the late president and CEO of LWCC Mr. Stephen W. Cavanaugh through the Baton Rouge Area Foundation to provide financial assistance to deserving Louisiana students who will be pursuing an insurance related field at a Louisiana university, college, or community college.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 5.0
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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
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  • 1,000 - 3,000
  • 1 award
  • January 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Business|Finance|Real Estate|Communications|Entrepreneurship|
  • School (College): Attend a |Community College|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|Community College Transfer Students|
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This scholarship was established to benefit high school seniors and community college transfers. Students majoring in Business, Entrepreneurship, Real Estate, Finance, communications or related majors are preferred.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 4.5
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  • 1,000 - 2,000
  • 1 award
  • January 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +4 More
  • Major: Study |Marketing|Business|Finance|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Orange County, CA|
  • Residence: Live in |United States|
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The scholarship is administered by Orange County Community Foundation (OCCF) and is open to Santa Ana College transfers who enroll in a 4-year college/university. Preference may be given to Business, Finance, Marketing or related majors and Santa Ana Adelante transfers.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 4.5
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  • 3,000
  • 1 award
  • June 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Business Administration|Marketing|Accounting|Finance|Natural Science|Information Systems|
  • Residence: Live in |Fort Wayne, IN|Allen, IN| as a |Permanent U.S. Resident|
  • School (College): Attend a |Four-year|College|Historically black colleges and universities|United Negro College Fund Affiliated| in |Indiana|
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The Fort Wayne Indiana Scholarship Program is awarded to was established by the Ft. Wayne Indiana Leadership Council in partnership with UNCF. Preference will be given to students pursuing major in the natural sciences, accounting, finance, marketing, informational systems or business management related studies
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.5
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  • 5,000
  • 2 awards
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Business Administration|Marketing|Business|Accounting|Finance|Human Resources|Business Operations|
  • School (K-12): |Troy High School, Troy, OH|Troy Christian High School, Troy, OH|
  • School (College): |Two-year|Four-year|Accredited College or University|
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This scholarship was started to benefit a student from Troy High School and a student from Troy Christian High Schoo planning to attend an accredited two-year or four-year college or university. Applicants must be pursuing a degree in business, i.e., management, accounting/finance, human resources, marketing, operations, etc.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.5
View Details NAIFA West Michigan Scholarship Grand Rapids Community Foundation
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  • 500 - 5,000
  • 1 award
  • Apr-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Business|Finance|
  • Residence: Live in |Michigan|Kent, MI|
  • School (College): Attend a |Public College or University|Private College or University|
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This scholarship was established to benefit students pursuing an undergraduate (third-year or above) or graduate degree as a business/financial major at a public or private college/university in Michigan. Applicants must demonstrate financial need.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Butler Business Scholarship Allegan County Community Foundation
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  • 2,000
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Marketing|Business|Accounting|Management|Finance|
  • School (K-12): |Saugatuck High School, Saugatuck, MI|
  • School (College): |Accredited College or University|
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This scholarship was established to benefit Saugatuck High School Seniors pursuing a Bachelors Degree in Business. Applicants must enroll in an accredited college or university as a full-time student.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.5
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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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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • April 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Business Administration|Marketing|Accounting|Finance|Human Resources|Supply Chain Management|Operations|
  • Residence: |Permanent U.S. Resident|
  • School (College): |Accredited College or University|
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This scholarship was established to benefit students pursuing a Master of Business Administration Degree. Students must be enrolled (or accepted) in an accredited college or university and planning on continuing the next year.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Ashley Family Scholarship Caliber Cares Foundation
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  • 1,500
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Engineering|Finance|Real Estate|
  • School (K-12): |Highline High School, Burien, WA|
  • Athletics: |Athletics|Cheerleading|
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The Ashley Family Scholarship was established to benefit deserving students from Highline High School to pursue and achieve their educational goals.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 4.0
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  • 750
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Accounting|Finance|
  • School (K-12): |Troy High School, Troy, OH|Miami East High School, Casstown, OH|
  • School (College): Attend |Ohio State University (OH)|
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The Harold (Hal) F. Willis Memorial Scholarship is awarded to graduating high school senior of Troy High School or Miami East High School. Applicants must be a male student pursuing a major in accounting or finance.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 1.0
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  • 750
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Accounting|Finance|
  • School (K-12): |Troy High School, Troy, OH|Miami East High School, Casstown, OH|
  • School (College): Attend |Ohio State University (OH)|
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Established in memory of Hal Willis, this scholarship is available to a graduating Miami East or Troy High School male student pursuing post high school education at The Ohio State University in the field of accounting and/or finance.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 4.5
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  • 1,000 - 5,000
  • 1 award
  • January 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Marketing|Business|Finance|
  • Organization: Orange County Hispanic Chamber (Professional Organization)|Orange County Hispanic Chamber Youth Council (Organization)
  • School (College): Attend a |Four-year|Community College|
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This scholarship was established to benefit community college transfers or continuing four-year college students pursuing study in Business, Marketing, Finance or a related major. Applicants that have participated in the OC Hispanic Chamber or its Youth Council are preferred.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.5
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  • 1,000 - 3,000
  • 1 award
  • January 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Marketing|Business|Finance|
  • School (College): Attend |Santa Ana College|
  • Extracurricular: |Community Service|Student Activities Employment|Work Activities|
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The HEEF: Union Bank is awarded to Santa Ana College transfers student. Applicants must be pursuing major in Business, Finance, Marketing or a related major
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Big Man Fritsche Scholarship Community Foundation of the Verdugos
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  • 1,000 - 5,000
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Business|Finance|Healthcare|Landscape Design|Culinary Arts|Information Technology|Cosmetology|Electrical|Auto Mechanics|Plumbing|Woodworking|Video Graphics|
  • School (College): Attend a |Two-year|Four-year|College|
  • Character Trait: Show |Self-Motivation|Entrepreneurial Characteristics|Potential to Succeed|
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This scholarship intends to support a student who will be continuing his/her education working toward a certificate, two-year, or four-year college degree from an accredited institution in a career technical field such as woodworking, auto mechanics, plumbing, landscaping, video graphics, information technology, business/finance, healthcare, electrical, cosmetology, culinary arts, and others. Recipients of this scholarship must reside and graduate in the service region of the Community Foundation of the Verdugos. Applicants must demonstrate financial need and must show an entrepreneurial aptitude, a potential for achievement and self-motivation.
  • competition 4.0
  • effort level 5.0
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Business|Accounting|Finance|Liberal Arts|
  • Residence: Live in |United States|Hawaii|
  • School (College): |Two-year|Four-year|Accredited Non-Profit Institutions|
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The Hale Kauai Scholarship Fund in Memory of Samuel W. Wilcox II was established to honor of Samuel Wilcox II one of the founders of Hale Kaua'i. The fund is to support students from Kaua'i pursuing a degree in finance, business or liberal arts.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 1.0
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