Scholarships for Natural Sciences Majors

Studying the natural sciences can lead to careers in a variety of fields, such as geology, earth science, agriculture and environmental science. And there are a variety of scholarships available to students majoring in the natural sciences. Organizations that award such scholarships range from conservation clubs to government agencies. Typical eligibility requirements include maintaining a minimum GPA and choosing a specific discipline within the natural sciences. Financial need or minority status also may be considered. To apply, candidates may be asked to submit letters of recommendation, a personal statement and official transcripts. For more information, browse the list of scholarships for natural sciences majors below.

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View Details Muggets Scholarship Horticultural Research Institute, Inc.
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  • 1,500
  • 1 award
  • May 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Horticulture|Landscape|
  • School (College): Attend a |Two-year|Four-year|
  • Age / Grade Level: |Graduate Student|College|
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The Muggets scholarship is sponsored by the Mugget Growers of America (MGA), the 1,500 scholarship is given annually to help students in pursuing a degree in horticulture.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 5.0
View Details John W. Landis Scholarship Wayne County Community Foundation
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  • 2,800
  • 1 award
  • Apr-15-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Agriculture|Home Economics|Horticulture|Forestry|Animal Husbandry|Farm Economics|Solid Conservation|Water Conservation|
  • Residence: Live in |Wayne, OH|
  • School (College): |Accredited Educational Institution|
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The John W. Landis Scholarship is awarded to graduating seniors or past graduates student from Wayne County, Ohio. Applicants must be pursuing major in agriculture, horticulture, home and farm economics, animal husbandry, solid and water conservation, or forestry.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Katie Moore Memorial Nursing Scholarship Community Foundation of North Central Washington
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • Jun-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Chelan, WA|Douglas, WA|Okanogan, WA|Grant, WA|
  • Residence: Live in |United States|
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Katie Moore Memorial Nursing Scholarship is provided to a female nursing student in their third year of studies. The program gives a $1,000 fund to one awardee who is a full-time student pursuing a Bachelor of Science degree.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 5.0
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  • 2,000
  • 1 award
  • Jun-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Horticulture|Forestry|Arboriculture|Urban Forestry|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Delaware|
  • Residence: Live in |Pennsylvania|
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Fran Ward Women in Arboriculture Scholarship Program aims to foster an appreciation of shade trees and practice of arboriculture in Pennsylvania and Delaware. The scholarship is provided to university or college female students whoa re residents of Pennsylvania and Delaware. The award gives $2,000 for each eligible applicants.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 5.0
View Details Military Veterans Scholarship Program American Association of Petroleum Geologists Foundation
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  • 2,000 - 4,000
  • 1 award
  • Apr-15-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Geoscience|
  • Military: |National Guard|U.S. Military Reserves|U.S. Armed Forces|Honorably Discharged Veterans|Veterans|
  • School (College): |Four-year|Accredited College or University|
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The scholarship was established to provide education and career opportunities to veterans who have been honorably discharged and are entering or reentering a post-secondary undergraduate or program in a field of geoscience.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 5.0
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • School (K-12): |Clarinda High School, Clarinda, IA|South Page Middle High School, College Springs, IA|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|
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Ethel Brockman Nursing Scholarship is a $500 scholarship given to a Clarinda High School or South Page High School student. The fund must be used to help pay the cost of any college program leading to a degree in nursing. The awardee must be pursuing a degree in nursing and must aim to be a registered nurse.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 4.0
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • School (K-12): |Miami East High School, Casstown, OH|
  • School (College): |US Accredited College or University|Four-year|
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Rhonda Stewart Memorial Scholarship is offered to graduating senior of Miami East High School. The $1,000 fund is given to students who will attend an accredited four-year college or university to pursue a degree as a Registered Nurse. The scholarship was established to honor Rhonda Stewart.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 4.0
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  • 2,000
  • 77 awards
  • January 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Humanities|Natural Science|Physical Sciences|Liberal Arts|
  • Residence: Live in |Ventura, CA|
  • School (College): |Four-year|Accredited Public College|Accredited Private College|
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This scholarship was established by the Cynthia Fairburn Estate in December 16, 1994 to benefit graduating high school seniors from any Ventura County high school. Applicants must be planning to enroll full-time at an accredited four-year public or private college or university (no community colleges), pursuing a degree in the field of liberal arts, humanities, or physical or natural science.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 2.0
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 Communication Disorder/Speech Therapy Scholarship General Federation of Women's Clubs of Massachusetts (GFWC of MA)
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Speech Therapy|Communication Sciences and Disorders|
  • School (College): Attend a college in |Massachusetts|
  • Age / Grade Level: |Graduate Student|
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This scholarship was established to benefit individuals pursuing a graduate study in communication disorder or speech therapy. The scholarship will be given only if enough funds are available. Applicants must be a legal resident of Massachusetts.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 4.5
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  • 10,000
  • 1 award
  • Dec-31-2017
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • Residence: Live in |District of Columbia| as a |Legal U.S. Resident|
  • School (College): |American Association of Colleges of Nursing Institutions|
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The scholarship was established to provide educational support to students who are pursuing a degree in nursing and has a goal of becoming a nurse educator.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 4.0
View Details Carolyn A. Craig Scholarship Community Foundation for the Fox Valley Region, Inc.
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  • 2,000
  • 1 award
  • Feb-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Horticulture|Botany|Landscape Design|Forestry|Environmental Studies|Agronomy|Landscape Architecture|Floriculture|Plant Pathology|City Planning|Land Management|
  • Residence: Live in |Wisconsin|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College junior|College senior|
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This scholarship was established to honor Carolyn A. Craig's garden club work and her career in volunteerism. Carolyn has been a very active garden club member on the local, district and state levels since joining the Green Thumbelina/Willow River Garden Club in 1964. She was a President of the Wisconsin Garden Club Federation (WGCF), a nationally accredited Flower Show Judge and a Master Landscape Consultant. This scholarship in her honor benefits incoming college junior or senior students pursuing the study of horticulture, floriculture, landscape design/architecture, botany, forestry, agronomy, plant pathology, environmental studies, city planning, land management or other related studies.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.5
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  • 500 - 5,000
  • 1 award
  • Apr-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Health Services|
  • Residence: Live in |Michigan|Kent, MI|Ottawa, MI|
  • School (College): |Accredited College or University|
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This scholarship was established to benefit students who are residents of Kent or Ottawa County pursuing studies in a health service related field at any accredited Michigan college or university. Applicants must demonstrate financial need.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Lilian B. Reynolds Scholarship Hawaii Community Foundation
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  • 2,500
  • 1 award
  • January 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Nursing|Medicine|
  • Residence: Live in |Hawaii|
  • School (College): |Four-year|Not-for-profit|Accredited U.S Institution|
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This scholarship was established to financially assist graduate students pursuing study in the field of Medicine and Nursing. Applicants must be planning to attend an accredited, four-year, not-for-profit institution within the US (including US territories).
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 4.5
View Details R. Harder Gallery Scholarship Community Foundation for the Fox Valley Region, Inc.
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  • 1,500
  • 1 award
  • Mar-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Geology|Gemology|
  • School (K-12): |Fox Valley Lutheran High School, Appleton, WI|Appleton Area (WI)|Hortonville Area (WI)|Kaukauna Area (WI)|Kimberly Area (WI)|Little Chute Area (WI)|Menasha Area (WI)|Neenah Area (WI)|St. Francis Xavier High School, WI|Freedom High School, Freedom, WI|St. Mary Central High School, WI|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school graduate|
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The scholarship was established in honor Ron Harder for his thirty-three years of service to the Jewelers Mutual Insurance Company to provide post-secondary education to high school graduates of Appleton Area School District High Schools, Fox Valley Lutheran, St. Francis Xavier, Freedom, Hortonville, Kaukauna, Kimberly,Little Chute, Menasha, St. Mary Central, and Neenah who are pursuing a degree in geology or a graduate degree in gemology.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 2.0
View Details Heather Cline Healthcare Scholarship Community Foundation of Boone County
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  • 500 - 8,000
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Nursing|Healthcare|
  • School (K-12): |Western Boone Junior-Senior High School, Thorntown, IN|
  • School (College): Attend a |Two-year|Four-year|
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This scholarship was established to benefit high school seniors of Western Boone. Applicants must be planning to pursue study in the field of nursing or health care at a two or four-year college or university. Financial need is not required.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 2.0
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  • 8,000
  • 1 award
  • Feb-15-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Engineering|Chemical Engineering|Mechanical Engineering|Computer Science|Electrical Engineering|Biology|Chemistry|Physics|Computer Engineering|Materials Science|
  • Ethnicity: Be |Ethnic Minority|
  • School (College): |U.S Institution|
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This internship was established by the American Physical Society and IBM to benefit underrepresented minority students with sophomore or junior standing at a U.S. college or university. This was designed to encourage underrepresented minority students to pursue graduate studies in science and engineering. Students must be studying in the field of chemistry, physics, materials science or engineering, computer science or engineering, chemical, electrical, mechanical engineering, or biology.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 4.5
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 Academic Scholarships 2017 (Undergraduate) Organization of American States (OAS)
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  • 30,000
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Education|Political Science|Economics|Tourism|Science|Environmental Studies|Social Development Studies|
  • Residence: Live in |United States|Canada|Panama|Antigua and Barbuda|Argentina|Barbados|Belize|Bolivia|Brazil|Chile|Colombia|Costa Rica|Cuba|Dominica|Dominican Republic|Ecuador|El Salvador|Grenada|Guatemala|Guyana|Haiti|Honduras|Jamaica|Nicaragua|Paraguay|Peru|Saint Kitts and Nevis|Saint Lucia|Saint Vincent and the Grenadines|Suriname|The Bahamas|Trinidad and Tobago|Uruguay|Venezuela|
  • School (College): |Mexico|Saint Vincent and the Grenadines (Country|Bahamas|
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Established in 1983, this program grants scholarships for the last two years of undergraduate studies to citizens or permanent residents of the English-speaking Caribbean OAS Member States, and Suriname. Applicants must pursue undergraduate studies within the eight (8) OAS priority areas.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 2.0
View Details Science Matters Scholarship Fund Ventura County Community Foundation
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  • 2,000
  • 1 award
  • January 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Biology|Chemistry|Physics|Geology|
  • Residence: Live in |Ventura, CA|
  • School (College): |Four-year|Accredited College or University|
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This scholarship was established to benefit graduates or graduating seniors from a Ventura County high school who are planning to enroll or are enrolled at an accredited 4-year college or university. Applicants must be pursuing a career in teaching at the elementary or high school level or be majoring in chemistry, physics, biology, or geology to become a science teacher.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 4.5
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