Scholarships for Humanities Majors

A degree in the humanities can open the doors to a sorts of careers. Students majoring in the humanities can go on to become journalists, lawyers, historians, writers, filmmakers, editors and more, depending on their interests and skills. A scholarship can help you to cover that cost of your humanities degree. Perhaps the most prestigious scholarship for humanities majors is the Beinecke Scholarship, which requires potential recipients to be nominated by their college. Other available scholarships are funded by individual universities, including San Francisco State University, Ohio State University, Montana State University and the University of Utah. In order to apply to any of these scholarships, students may need to write an application essay, provide a portfolio of their work or meet a minimum GPA. If you’re a humanities major and you’d like to learn more about scholarships that you may be eligible for, continue reading below.

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View Details James H. Postles Scholarship Delaware Community Foundation
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  • 1,250
  • 1 award
  • Mar-15-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Art|Agriculture|Natural Resources|Veterinary Medicine|
  • School (K-12): |Cape Henlopen High School, Lewes, DE|
  • School (College): Attend a |Four-year|
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James H. Postles Scholarship is awarded to a graduating senior of Cape Henlopen High School. It aims to support the awardee in pursuing his/her degree in agricultural and natural resource management, pre-veterinary medicine, art or related field. The scholarship provides a $1,250 fund annually to an awardee who are enrolled full-time and of good standing.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Gina Auditore Boner Memorial Scholarship Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties
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  • 1,000 - 7,500
  • 1 award
  • Feb-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Major: Study |Marketing|Journalism|Advertising|Graphic Design|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Martin, FL|
  • Residence: Live in |Palm Beach, FL|
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The scholarship was established to provide financial assistance to graduating female senior of any Palm Beach or Martin County high school who is planning to pursue a major in advertising, journalism, marketing, graphic design at an accredited vocational school, two or four-year college or university.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Andy and Julie Plata Honorary Scholarship Electronic Document Scholarship Foundation
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  • 2,000
  • 1 award
  • May 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Graphic Arts|
  • School (College): |Accredited College or University|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|
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The Andy and Julie Plata Honorary Scholarship is one of the scholarships administered by EDSF. This program is sponsored by EDSF Board of Directors. The scholarship is intended to recognize and support professionals for the Document Management and Graphic Communication industry that includes creation, management, production, distribution and storage of print and electronic documents.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 4.5
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  • 425
  • 1 award
  • May 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Art|
  • School (College): Attend a college in |Rhode Island|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school junior|High school sophomore|High school freshman|
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This scholarship was started in memory of Patricia W. Edwards to benefit young Rhode Island artists and to support the cost of an art class registration at a Rhode Island institution.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.5
View Details LAGRANT Foundation Undergraduate Scholarship Public Relations Society of America
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  • 2,500
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Major: Study |Marketing|Public Relations|Anthropology|Art|English|Sociology|Communications|Graphic Design|
  • Residence: Live in |United States| as a |Permanent U.S. Resident|
  • Ethnicity: Be |Native American|Hispanic|African American/Black|Asian Pacific American|
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The LAGRANT Foundation Undergraduate Scholarship is awarded to an undergraduate student with minimum 2.75 GPA. Applicants must be from following ethnic groups African-American, Asian-American, Hispanic or Native American, American Indian
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 5.0
View Details Stella Knobel & Mary Jean Carter Scholarship Community Foundation of North Central Washington
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  • 2,500
  • 1 award
  • Mar-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Music|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Washington|
  • School (College): |Accredited Educational Program|
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The Stella Knobel & Mary Jean Carter Scholarship is awarded to graduating high school senior of Chelan, Douglas or Okanogan counties. Applicants must be pursuing major in music
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.0
View Details ADCI Scholarship Wisconsin Dells Educational Foundation
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Engineering|Architecture|Interior Design|Construction Trade|Construction Management|
  • School (K-12): |Wisconsin Dells High School, Wisconsin Dells, WI|
  • School (College): |Accredited College or University|Technical School|
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The ADCI Scholarship was established to support the post-secondary education of a graduating senior from Wisconsin Dells High School,Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin. Applicants must be planning to pursue a career in architecture, building/construction trade, interior design, and engineering or construction management.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 4.5
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  • 2,500
  • 1 award
  • April 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Architecture|Interior Design|Landscape Architecture|Urban and Land Planning|Environmental Design|
  • Residence: Live in |California|
  • School (College): |Accredited California College or University|
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These scholarships provide support to deserving women students as they strive to enter the design professions.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 2.5
View Details Ann N. MacGregor Scholarship Kalamazoo Community Foundation
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • Mar-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Visual Arts|
  • Residence: Live in |Kalamazoo, MI|
  • School (College): Attend an |University|College|
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The scholarship was created through a gift from the estate of Ann N. MacGregor. It is available to graduating seniors or graduates Kalamazoo County resident who are planning to enroll or currently enrolled full-time in a degree-granting college or university as an undergraduate or graduate student in a visual arts program. Applicants must provide photocopies, photographs or digital media with samples of your original visual art.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 5.0
View Details Benny Bootle Scholarship American Society of Heating, Refrigerating, and Air Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE)
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  • 5,000
  • 1 award
  • Dec-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Engineering|Architecture|Pre-Engineering|
  • School (College): |Post-secondary institution|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|
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The scholarship was established to award outstanding undergraduate students who are currently pursuing a degree in architecture and engineering at a post-secondary educational institution within the geographic boundaries of ASHRAE Region IV, which covers North Carolina, South Carolina, and Georgia.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Ben Brimmer Memorial Arts Scholarship Community Foundation of Boone County
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  • 500 - 8,000
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Art|Computer Design|
  • School (K-12): |Zionsville Community High School, Zionsville, IN|
  • School (College): Attend a |Trade School|Business School|
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This scholarship was established in memory of Ben Brimmer to benefit Zionsville High School students pursuing studies in the field of art or art-related field or computer design. Applicants must have work experience in Zionsville area. Financial need is not required.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 2.0
View Details DiAnn S. Harris Memorial Scholarship Phelps County Community Foundation
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • Feb-16-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Music|
  • School (K-12): |Holdrege High School, Holdrege, NE|
  • School (College): |University|Four-year|College|College or University|
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This scholarship was established to benefit graduates or graduating seniors of Holdrege High School who are planning to enroll or be a current student at any college or university pursuing a 4-year undergraduate degree. Applicants must be ranked in the top 30% of his/her class if a high school senior. Preference will be given to students who plan to continue or are currently involved in music.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.5
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  • 2,000
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Horticulture|Botany|Landscape Architecture|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Gibson, TN|Posey, TN|Vanderburgh, TN|Warrick, TN|
  • School (College): |Accredited College or University|
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 2.0
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  • 10,000
  • 1 award
  • June 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Engineering|Art|Design|Video Game Design|Computer Programming|Programming|Video Game Art|Animation|Video Game Animation|Video Game Production|Video Game Programming|Video Game Visual Effects|
  • Residence: |Legal U.S. Resident|
  • Age / Grade Level: |Graduate Student|College|18 Years or Older|
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The scholarship is sponsored by Daybreak Game Company, an American video game developer and publisher. The scholarship is open to any individual who is 18 years of age or older at the time of entry and a legal resident of the United States. Applicant must be currently enrolled at an accredited school in an undergraduate or graduate program related to video games, including programs related to video game art, design, animation, production, programming or visual effects.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Beekuis Scholarship Delaware Community Foundation
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  • 3,000
  • 2 awards
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Music|Mathematics|Science|Biology|Chemistry|Physics|
  • Residence: Live in |New Castle, DE|
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The Beekuis Scholarship is awarded to a student residing in New Castle County, Delaware. Applicants must be pursuing a degree in chemistry, physics, biology, other science, mathematics, or music
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 1.0
View Details TheEl Dorado County Mineral and Gem Society El Dorado County Mineral and Gem Society
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  • 500 - 1,000
  • 1 award
  • Mar-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Earth Science|Lapidary Arts|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |El Dorado, CA|
  • School (College): |Accredited College or University|
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The scholarship was established to provide educational support to graduates of El Dorado County high schools who are planning to pursue a degree and/or career in earth sciences, lapidary arts and other related fields at an accredited college or university.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 4.5
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • Feb-15-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Art|
  • School (K-12): |Rock Springs High School, Rock Springs, WY|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|Graduating High School Senior|
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This scholarship is open to graduating seniors of Rock Springs High School that wish to further their education in the study of art, but all areas of study are considered.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 2.0
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Engineering|Architecture|Nursing|Medicine|Physical Therapy|Accounting|Dentistry|Counseling|Drafting|Physician's Assistant|Pharmacy|Culinary Arts|Teaching|Automotive|Public Safety|Surveying and Mapping|Mental Health|Agricultural Sciences|Applied Occupations|Bookkeeping|Fire Science|
  • School (K-12): |Healdsburg High School, Healdsburg, CA|
  • Residence: Live in |Sonoma, CA|
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The Carlisle Van Ornum/H.E.L.P. Scholarship Fund - Healdsburg is awarded to graduating high school senior or graduates of Healdsburg High School. Applicants must be pursuing major in medical, dental, nursing, physician assistant, pharmacy, physical therapy, teaching, culinary, accounting, bookkeeping, automotive, fire science,public safety, agricultural sciences, mental health, counseling, architectural, drafting, engineering, surveying
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Michael Conrad Graebner Scholarship Baltimore Community Foundation
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  • 500 - 1,000
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Major: Study |Music|
  • School (K-12): |Public High School|Towson High School, Towson, MD|
  • Residence: Live in |Baltimore, MD|
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This scholarship was established to benefit Towson High School senior varsity athletes and students graduating from Baltimore City public high schools. Applicants must demonstrate team leadership and sportsmanship. Students must be pursuing study in the field of music.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 1.5
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • Apr-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Major: Study |Engineering|Architecture|Construction|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Worcester, MD|Wicomico, MD|Somerset, MD|Queen Anne's, MD|
  • Residence: Live in |Kent, MD|Talbot, MD|Caroline, MD|Dorchester, MD|
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This scholarship was established to benefit graduating seniors of high schools in the Eastern Shore of Maryland counties of Kent, Queen Annes, Caroline, Talbot, Dorchester, Somerset, Wicomico, and Worcester. Applicants must be pursuing studies in the field of architecture, engineering or a construction-related study.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 4.5
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