Scholarships for Geospatial Science Majors

The field of geospatial intelligence uses cutting-edge technology to collect vital geographical information in regards to national security. Before you can start looking out for your country, however, you’ll first need to look for ways to pay for your degree. If you’re a geospatial major, a scholarship might be able to help. Many of the available scholarships are funded by professional organizations, including the Geospatial Information and Technology Association, the United States Geospatial Intelligence Foundation and the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency. Others are provided by individual schools, such as the University of Alaska, Purdue University and Northern Illinois University. In general, applying students will need to meet a minimum grade point average of 3.0 or higher, and may also be required to write an essay, submit letters of recommendation or demonstrate financial need. To learn more about scholarships for geospatial majors, keep reading below.

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  • 2,000
  • 1 award
  • October 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Geospatial Science|Geospatial Technology|Land Information System/Records|
  • School (College): |US Accredited College or University|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|
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The scholarship is for students with an exceptional interest in pursuing scientific research or education in geospatial science or technology or land information systems/records.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 5.0
View Details LGS Innovations-Lt. General Ronald Iverson ROTC Scholarship Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association (AFCEA)
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  • 2,000 - 3,000
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Major: Study |Mathematics|Computer Science|Electrical Engineering|Physics|Robotics Technology|Information Sciences|Information Technology|Computer Engineering|Operations Research|Statistics|Biometrics|Computer Programming|Computer Systems|Cybersecurity|Electronics Engineering|Geospatial Science|Information Resource Management|Intelligence|Network Engineering|Network Security|Robotics Engineering|Strategic Intelligence|Telecommunications Engineering|Computer Forensics|
  • Residence: Live in |United States|
  • School (College): Attend an |University|Four-year|College|
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The LGS Innovations-Lt. General Ronald Iverson ROTC Scholarship is awarded to sophomores or juniors college student. Applicants must be endorsed and submitted by the ROTC Professors of Military Science, Naval Science or Aerospace Studies
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Merit-based scholarships Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association (AFCEA)
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  • 2,500
  • 1 award
  • November 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Major: Study |Mathematics|Computer Science|Electrical Engineering|Physics|Robotics Technology|Information Sciences|Information Technology|Computer Engineering|Statistics|Biometrics|Computer Programming|Computer Systems|Cybersecurity|Electronics Engineering|Geospatial Science|Information Resource Management|Intelligence|Network Engineering|Network Security|Operations|Research|Robotics Engineering|Strategic Intelligence|Telecommunications Engineering|Computer Forensics|
  • Military: |Active Duty Armed Forces|U.S. Armed Forces Veteran|
  • Residence: Live in |United States|
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The Merit-based scholarship is awarded to active duty military servicemen or honorably discharged U.S. military veterans. Applicants must be sophomores or juniors at the time of application with minimum 3.0 GPA
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Ralph W. Shrader Diversity Scholarship Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association (AFCEA)
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  • 3,000
  • 1 award
  • November 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +4 More
  • Major: Study |Mathematics|Computer Science|Electrical Engineering|Physics|Robotics Technology|Information Sciences|Information Technology|Computer Engineering|Statistics|Biometrics|Computer Programming|Computer Systems|Cybersecurity|Electronics Engineering|Geospatial Science|Information Resource Management|Intelligence|Network Engineering|Network Security|Operations|Research|Robotics Engineering|Strategic Intelligence|Telecommunications Engineering|Computer Forensics|
  • Military: |Military Veterans|
  • Residence: Live in |United States|
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Ralph W. Shrader Diversity Scholarship is a $3,000 fund given to women and minority student at the graduate level. The scholarship aims to support students pursuing a STEM major that is related to the mission of AFCEA.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Abraham Anson Memorial Scholarship ASPRS, The Imaging and Geospatial Information Society
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  • 2,000
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Technology|Geospatial Science|Photogrammetry|Remote Sensing|Surveying and Mapping|
  • Residence: Live in |United States|
  • School (College): Attend an |University|College|
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The Abraham Anson Memorial Scholarship is awarded to an undergraduate student currently enrolled in a college or university in the United States. Applicants must be pursuing major in photogrammetry, remote sensing, surveying and mapping and geospatial science or technology
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 2.0
View Details STEM Major Scholarships Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association (AFCEA)
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • April 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Mathematics|Computer Science|Electrical Engineering|Physics|Robotics Technology|Information Sciences|Information Technology|Computer Engineering|Operations Research|Statistics|Biometrics|Computer Programming|Computer Systems|Cybersecurity|Electronics Engineering|Geospatial Science|Information Resource Management|Network Engineering|Network Security|Robotics Engineering|Strategic Intelligence|Telecommunications Engineering|Computer Forensics|Intelligence and Homeland Security|
  • School (College): |University|Four-year|College|Accredited U.S. College or University|
  • Citizenship: |U.S. Citizen|
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The scholarship is open to full-time sophomore or junior college and graduate-level students majoring in STEM fields to include cybersecurity, intelligence and homeland security-related disciplines. Online programs are also eligible. U.S. citizenship is required for all applicants.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 1.5
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