Scholarships for Information Technology Majors

If you’re an information technology major looking for ways to cover the cost of your education, a scholarship is worth considering. Some scholarships, such as those funded by the Foundation for Information Technology Education and Robert Half Technology, are available for students in any state, while others, such as those funded by local community foundations, are only available to students in certain locales. Additionally, a number of the available scholarships are designated for students who belong to a particular ethnicity or gender. In order to apply, students may need to meet a minimum GPA or submit an essay. In some cases, students who demonstrate exceptional community involvement and leadership are given special consideration. If you’d like to learn more about scholarships for information technology majors, read on.

Showing 1-20 of 26 scholarships
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • April 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Online Liberal Arts|Online General Studies|Online Legal Assisting|Online Information Technology|Online Business Management|Online Graphic Design|Online Elementary Education|Online Electrical Engineering Technology|Online Social Sciences|Online Health Services|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|Associate Student|
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This scholarship was established to benefit students pursuing online associates degrees from an accredited online degree program. Financial need is not required.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 1.5
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • April 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Computer Science|Information Technology|Computer Networking|Computer Software|Database Technology|Information Security|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|Associate Student|
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This scholarship was established to benefit students who are interested in pursuing Computer Technology and Information Systems associates degrees and certificate programs. Financial need is not required.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 1.5
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  • 1,000 - 2,000
  • 1 award
  • January 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Engineering|Technology|Information Technology|
  • School (K-12): |Nicholas Academic Centers, Santa Ana, CA|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|Graduate Student|College|
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This scholarship was established to benefit graduating high school seniors, undergraduate and graduate students. Applicants must be currently enrolled in or have graduated from the Nicholas Academic Centers (NAC). Students majoring in Information Technology and Engineering are preferred. This is a renewable scholarship based on the availability of funds.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 2.0
View Details Donate to the Charlie Corr Memorial Scholarship Electronic Document Scholarship Foundation
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  • 2,000
  • 1 award
  • May 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Graphic Communication|Document Management|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|
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The Scholarship was established in honor of Charlie Corr, a great advocate and leader of the printing industry to support outstanding full-time student committed to pursuing a career in the document management and graphic communications marketplace.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 5.0
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  • 1,000
  • 2 awards
  • April 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Information Technology|
  • Residence: Live in |United States| as an |U.S. resident|
  • School (College): Attend an |University|Four-year|Not-for-profit|
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The scholarship is offered by Hartford Technology Rental Company to recognize students who will likely have an impact on the future of technology. The scholarship is available to undergraduate students at the Junior and Senior level studying IT with focus on mobile technology application writing and who have demonstrated financial need.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 4.5
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
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  • 5,000
  • 1 award
  • November 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Major: Study |Computer Science|Software Engineering|Information Technology|
  • Residence: |Permanent Canada Resident|
  • School (College): |Post-secondary institution|
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This scholarship is for students with disabilities who have a passion for technology.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 4.5
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • April 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Computer Science|Computer Information Systems|Software Engineering|Information Technology|Computer Engineering|Computer Programming|Networking Technology|Database Management|
  • Residence: |Permanent U.S. Resident|
  • School (College): |US Accredited College or University|
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Computer Science and Computer Engineering Degrees Undergraduate Scholarship is given to a student pursuing a degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering. The $1,000 fund is offered to eligible high school seniors who exemplifies in academic history and extracurricular activities.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 4.5
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 Community College Scholarships Ohio Space Grant Consortium (OSGC)
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • October 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Manufacturing Engineering Technology|Engineering Technology|Manufacturing Technology|Industrial Technology|Geography|Mathematics|Computer Science|Biology|Chemistry|Physics|Aviation Technology|Geology/earth sciences|Nuclear Medicine|Information Technology|Computer Engineering|Mechanical Engineering Technology|Construction Engineering Technology|Dietetic Technology|Electrical Engineering Technology|Environmental Health and Safety Technology|Health Information Management|Integrated Systems Engineering Technology|Industrial Engineering Technology|Electronics Engineering Technology|
  • School (College): Attend |Columbus State Community College, OH|Cincinnati State Technical and Community College (OH)|Cuyahoga Community College (OH)|Lakeland Community College (OH)|Lorain Community College (OH)|Owens Community College (OH)|Sinclair Community College (OH)|Terra Community College (OH)|
  • Citizenship: |U.S. Citizen|
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Community College Scholarships is an annual scholarship that provides a $1,000 fund to students who are in their sophomore. The applicants must be pursuing a STEM-related course. The awardee must be studying at any of the member community colleges.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 4.0
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 Verizon Scholarship Society of Women Engineers (SWE)
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  • 3,000
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Computer Science|Electrical Engineering|Computer Information Systems|Information Technology|Computer Engineering|
  • School (College): Attend |Georgia Institute of Technology (GA)|Virginia Tech, VA|University of TexasAustin (TX)|Cornell University (NY)|City College of New York (NY)|University of South Florida (FL)|Penn State University|University of Puerto Rico|Rutgers UniversityNew Brunswick (NJ)|University of Massachusetts|New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJ)|University of TexasDallas (TX)|Stevens Institute of Technology (NJ)|
  • Citizenship: |U.S. Citizen|
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The scholarship offers financial assistance to women studying baccalaureate ABET-accredited programs in information technology, computer science, computer information system, electrical engineering, and computer engineering. The scholarship is open to college sophomores, juniors, and seniors.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 2.0
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
View Details Buick Achievers Scholarship Scholarship America/GM Foundation
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  • 25,000
  • 50 awards
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +4 More
  • Major: Study |Chemical Engineering|Manufacturing Engineering|Industrial Engineering|Mechanical Engineering|Engineering Technology|Computer Science|Electrical Engineering|Automotive Design|Environmental Engineering|Software Engineering|Graphic Design|Information Technology|Computer Engineering|Sculpture|Materials Science|Mechatronics|Control Engineering|Systems Engineering|Energy Engineering|Plastic/Polymers Engineering|Product Design|Transportation Design|
  • Residence: Live in |United States|Puerto Rico| as a |Permanent U.S. Resident|
  • School (College): |Four-year|Accredited College|Accredited University|
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The Buick Achievers Scholarship is awarded to graduating high school seniors, high school graduates, or current undergraduate students. Applicants must be attending accredited four-year college or university based in the U.S. or Puerto Rico and demonstrate an interest in pursuing a career in the automotive or related industries
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 1.5
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  • 10,000 - 40,000
  • 30 awards
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Chemical Engineering|Civil Engineering|Industrial Engineering|Mechanical Engineering|Environmental Science|Mathematics|Computer Science|Forestry|Chemistry|Physics|Environmental Studies|Software Engineering|Nuclear Engineering|Geology/earth sciences|Information Technology|Information Systems|Materials Science|Mechanical Engineering Technology|Computer Programming|Geophysics|Electrical Engineering Technology|Bioengineering|Electronic Communication Engineering|Wildlife Management|Computer Engineering Technology|Drafting Technology|Applied Mathematics|National Resources and Conservation|Nanoengineering|Applied Chemistry|Applied Physics|Comprehensive Science|Construction Technology|Surveying Technology|Telecommunications Technology|
  • Residence: Live in |United States|
  • School (College): Attend an |University|Four-year|College|
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This scholarship is open to high school senior who will pursue a study in Management Information Systems, Computer Programming, Computer Science, Information Systems, Information Technology, Applied Mathematics, Mathematics, Environmental Science, Environmental Studies, Forestry, National Resources and Conservation, Wildlife and Wilderness Management, Bioengineering, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Electrical and Communications Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Materials Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Nanoengineering, Nuclear Engineering, Software Engineering, Applied Chemistry, Applied Physics, Chemistry, Comprehensive Science, Geology/Earth Science, Geophysics, Physics, Computer Engineering Technology, Construction Technology, Drafting and Design Technology, Drafting and Design Technology, Electrical Engineering Technology, Mechanical Engineering Technology, Surveying Technology and Telecommunications Technology and plan to attend an accredited four-year college or university in the U.S.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 1.5
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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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Education|Civil Engineering|Business Administration|Nursing|Psychology|Information Technology|Public Health|Healthcare Administration|
  • School (College): Attend an |Accredited Online|
  • Age / Grade Level: |Master's-level study|
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Online Master Degree Scholarship is a $500 annual fund provided to students pursuing a master's degree online. The applicants are selected based on academic history, extracurricular activities and employment history. The funds will be provided directly to the student.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 1.5
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Major: Study |Education|Business|Information Technology|Social Science|
  • School (K-12): |Bay City Central High School, Bay City, MI|
  • Residence: Live in |Michigan|Bay, MI|
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Peter A. White's family established this scholarship in 2006 to acknowledge Peters continued work in education and community service. Peter was a teacher at both T.L. Handy and Bay City Central High School for over 35 years and participated behind the scenes on various committees relating to education and economic development. The purpose of this scholarship is to benefit Bay City Central High seniors planning to attend a public college or university in Michigan as a full-time student. Students must be pursuing study related to the social sciences, education, business, or information technology.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 4.5
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  • 1,000 - 5,000
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Engineering|Technology|Mathematics|Science|Chemistry|Physics|Information Technology|Information Security|Computer Software Engineer|Database Administrator|
  • Residence: Live in |China| as an |European Union|
  • School (College): |United Kingdom|France|Shanghai University|Institut national des sciences appliques de Lyon|University of Leicester, England|
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The AMETEK Foundation, Inc. International STEM Scholarship Program is awarded to high school senior or currently technical or university level students. Applicants must be resident of European Union or resident of China
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Irwin and Dot Lanning Scholarship Decatur County Community Foundation
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Engineering|Education|Mathematics|Science|Agriculture|Information Technology|
  • School (K-12): |North Decatur Junior-Senior High School, Greensburg, IN|South Decatur Junior-Senior High School, Greensburg, IN (High School|
  • Residence: Live in |Greensburg, IN|
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This scholarship is administered by Decatur County Community Foundation, it is designed to provide assistance to graduating senior from Greensburg, North Decatur, or South Decatur High School. Also, applicants must be planning to study in the field of engineering, agriculture, education, information technology, science or mathematics at an accredited Two-year or Four-year institution with a cumulative GPA of 3.0.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.0
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