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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  • 5,000
  • 1 award
  • Feb-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Landscape Architecture|Tropical Horticulture|
  • Citizenship: |U.S. Citizen|
  • Age / Grade Level: |Graduate Student|Advanced Undergraduate Students|
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The scholarship was established to provide an opportunity to graduate or advanced undergraduate students for one or two years of serious study of tropical plants and their use in horticulture and landscape architecture at outstanding botanical institutions abroad.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Summer Music Scholarships Sigma Alpha Iota National Headquarters
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  • 1,000
  • 5 awards
  • Mar-15-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Music|
  • Organization: Sigma Alpha Iota Fraternity (Club)
  • Residence: Live in |United States|
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Summer Music Scholarships is given to members of Sigma Alpha Iota Fraternity. The program aims to assist the members in attending summer programs in the US and even abroad. The scholarship provides a $1,000 fund for five awardees.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 1.0
View Details John M. & Mary A. Shanley Memorial Scholarship Southwest Florida Community Foundation
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  • 5,000
  • 4 awards
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Engineering|Law|Architecture|Agriculture|Medicine|Accounting|Computer Science|Dentistry|Teaching|Ministry|
  • School (K-12): |High School|Charlotte, FL|Hendry, FL|
  • Residence: Live in |Lee, FL|
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The John M. & Mary A. Shanley Memorial Scholarship is awarded to graduate from a high school in Charlotte, Hendry, or Lee counties. Applicants must be studying medicine, law, dentistry, teaching (math & science), ministry, engineering, accounting, agriculture, architecture, or computer science.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Irene E. Kubisiak Scholarship Community Foundation of Central Wisconsin
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  • 800
  • 1 award
  • Mar-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Music Education|Music Performance|
  • School (K-12): |High School|
  • Residence: Live in |Portage, WI|
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The Irene E. Kubisiak Scholarship is awarded to graduating high school senior of a Portage County high school. Applicants must be pursuing major in music performance or music education
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 5.0
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  • 5,000
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Music|Art|Mathematics|Science|Agriculture|
  • School (K-12): |Tennessee High School, Bristol, TN|Virginia High School, Bristol, VA|John S. Battle High School, Bristol, VA|Sullivan Central High School, Blountville, TN|Bland High School, Bland, VA|
  • School (College): Attend |Emory and Henry College (VA)|King University (TN)|East Tennessee State University (TN)|The University of Tennessee Institute of Agriculture (TN)|
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This scholarship is open to graduating seniors from Tennessee High School in Bristol, TN; Virginia High School and John S. Battle High School, both in Bristol, VA; Sullivan Central High School in Blountville, TN; or Bland High School in Bland, VA who will pursue a study in Music, Art, Agriculture, Mathematics, or Science at Emory & Henry College, King College, East Tennessee State University or the University of Tennessee Institute of Agriculture.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 2.0
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Instrumental Music|
  • Organization: Blacksburg High School Band (School Band)
  • School (K-12): |Blacksburg High School, Blacksburg, VA|
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This scholarship was established to benefit students from Blacksburg High School Band pursuing a career in instrumental music. Applicants must demonstrate financial need, dedication to high school symphonic and marching bands and musicianship.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 2.0
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  • 3,000
  • 1 award
  • July 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Organ Music|
  • School (College): Attend |Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago (IL)|
  • Age / Grade Level: |Heroism|
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The scholarship is intended to be an encouragement to organ students who are preparing careers as church musicians.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 1.0
View Details George E. Judd Scholarship Fund Southwest Florida Community Foundation
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  • 5,300
  • 2 awards
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Fine Arts|Performing Arts|
  • School (K-12): Attend a |Public|Private|
  • Residence: Live in |Lee, FL|
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George E. Judd Scholarship provides a $5,300 fund to support two awardees in pursuing their college education. The scholarship is given to graduating Lee County seniors who plan to pursue post-secondary education in fine or performing arts.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 4.5
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  • 500 - 8,000
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |English|Journalism|Creative Arts|
  • Residence: Live in |Boone, IN|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|
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This scholarship was established to benefit seniors from a high school in Boone County pursuing a degree in English, Journalism or Creative Arts at any college or university.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 2.0
View Details Malkmus Scholarship Baltimore Community Foundation
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Music|
  • School (K-12): |Public High School|
  • Residence: Live in |Baltimore, MD|
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The Malkmus Scholarship is awarded to graduating high school senior of Baltimore City public high schools. Applicants must be pursuing major in music
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 1.0
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  • 500 - 5,000
  • 1 award
  • Apr-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Music|
  • Residence: Live in |Kent, MI|
  • Age / Grade Level: |Graduate Student|College|
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This scholarship was established to benefit a graduate or undergraduate level student in the field of Music at any college in the United States. Applicants must be a resident of Kent County for at least two years and must demonstrate financial need.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Mildred E. Troske Music Scholarship Grand Rapids Community Foundation
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  • 500 - 5,000
  • 1 award
  • Apr-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Music|
  • Residence: Live in |Kent, MI|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|
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This scholarship was established to benefit students studying music at a camp or undergraduate music majors who are Kent County residents for at least two years. Applicants must demonstrate financial need.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 2.0
View Details Lee & Bessie S. Blazer Memorial Scholarship Hancock County Community Foundation
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  • 10,992
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Music|
  • School (K-12): Attend a |Public High School|
  • Residence: Live in |Hancock, IN|
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Lee's passion for the arts and desire to help others was recognized through this scholarship. The estate of Bessie started this scholarship to benefit graduates of Hancock County high schools who have been accepted to study music in a college or conservatory.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 5.0
View Details Miriam Hoffman Scholarship General Board of Higher Education & Ministry
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  • 500 - 1,000
  • 1 award
  • Mar-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Music|Music Ministry|
  • Residence: |Permanent U.S. Resident|
  • Religion: |United Methodist|
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The Miriam Hoffman Scholarship is open to members of the United Methodist Church who are currently pursuing music education or music ministry. A scholarship worth $500-1000 will be given to the recipient of the award.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Posie Tomlinson Scholarship Kalamazoo Community Foundation
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  • 2,500
  • 1 award
  • Apr-15-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Music|
  • Organization: Kalamazoo Junior Symphony (Club)
  • School (College): |Four-year|College|Music School|
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The scholarship was created in honor of Posie Tomlinson and is open to graduating high school senior whose member of the Kalamazoo Junior Symphony in the year of application. Applicants must be planning to take major in music and earn a baccalaureate or higher degree in music and will enroll at an accredited four-year college, music school or conservatory.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Scholarships from The Fellowship Fellowship of United Methodists in Music and Worship Arts
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • Mar-31-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Sacred Music|
  • Employer: |The United Methodist Church|
  • Religion: |United Methodist|
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This scholarship aims to support a member of The United Methodist Church for at least one year immediately before applying or if a member of another Christian denomination that has participated in Christian activities of the church or campus. Applicant must intend to pursue a career in sacred music or be pursuing an academic education in worship or the arts related to worship in an accredited university, college, or school of theology.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.5
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  • 3,500
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Music|
  • School (K-12): |Public High School|Baltimore, MD|
  • Residence: Live in |Baltimore, MD|
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The Al Sanders Foundation for Music Studies Scholarship is created to honor the memory of Al Sanders. Applicants must intend to major in music and pursue a career in music after graduation from college
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.0
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  • 2,000
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Architecture|
  • Residence: Live in |Texas| as a |Permanent U.S. Resident|
  • Citizenship: |U.S. Citizen|
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The Dallas Center for Architecture Foundation - Swank Traveling Fellowship is awarded to an advanced architecture student for research related to the integration of craft and craftsmanship into the built environment.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 5.0
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  • 2,000
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Architecture|
  • Residence: Live in |Texas| as a |Permanent U.S. Resident|
  • Citizenship: |U.S. Citizen|
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The Dallas Center for Architecture Foundation - Mary Kolb Berglund Traveling Fellowship is awarded to an advanced architecture student to research, develop, and disseminate knowledge of the built environment.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 5.0
View Details The Gladys C. Anderson Memorial Scholarship American Foundation for the Blind (AFB)
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • April 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Classical Music|Religious Music|
  • Disability: |Legally Blind|Visual Impairment|
  • Citizenship: |U.S. Citizen|Naturalized U.S. Citizen|
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Offered by the American Foundation for the Blind (AFB), the scholarship is given to female undergraduate or graduate student studying classical or religious music. Applicants must be U.S. citizens or naturalized citizens, and should provide proof of legal blindness.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 5.0
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