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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  • 3,000
  • 1 award
  • May-15-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Nursing|Respiratory Therapy|
  • School (College): |US Accredited College or University|Nursing School|Accredited School of Nursing|Accredited Respiratory Therapist Program|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|High school graduate|
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The Eight and Forty Lung and Respiratory Disease Nursing Scholarship Fund is a $3,000 grant given to students pursuing nursing or respiratory therapist program. The program aims to help students in helping our special children through the scholars.The funds may be used for books and lab fees as well as tuition.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Knetzer-Urwin Family Scholarship Wayne County Community Foundation
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  • 1,000
  • 3 awards
  • Apr-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Nursing|Medicine|Health Services|
  • School (K-12): |Dalton High School, Dalton, OH|High School|
  • Residence: Live in |Wayne, OH|
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The Knetzer-Urwin Family Scholarship is awarded to graduating high school seniors of any Wayne County high school. Applicants must be pursuing major in medical, nursing, or health services professions.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 1.0
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  • 5,000
  • 1 award
  • January 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Medicine|
  • School (K-12): |Private High School|Public School|
  • Residence: Live in |United States|Ventura, CA|
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Dr. Ralph B. Busch, Jr. Memorial Medical Education Fund is awarded to graduating college senior who graduated from a public or private high school in Ventura County OR college graduate whose family lives in Ventura County.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 4.0
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  • 1,000
  • 12 awards
  • January 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • School (K-12): Attend a |Public|
  • Residence: Live in |Ventura, CA|
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Founded by James C. Basile, this scholarship provides assistance to students with academic potential who are graduating or have graduated from public or private high schools in Ventura County and are pursuing a career as a registered nurse.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Marilyn Jensen Memorial Fund Blue Mountain Community Foundation
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  • 525
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Major: Study |Engineering|Humanities|Ministry|Health-Related|
  • School (K-12): |Weston McEwen High School, Athena, OR|
  • School (College): Attend a |Christian college|
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The scholarship was established to provide educational opportunities to outstanding graduating seniors of Weston-McEwen High School in Athena, Oregon who are planning to pursue a career in engineering, health-related field or a degree in ministry/humanitarian service at a Christian college.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Gartner, Ann Jordan Gartner Scholarship Coastal Bend Community Foundation
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  • 5,000
  • 1 award
  • April 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Engineering|Science|Medicine|
  • School (K-12): |A. C. Jones High School, Beeville, TX|
  • Residence: Live in |United States|
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The Gartner, Ann Jordan Gartner Scholarship is established by the family in honor of Ann Jordan Gartner. Ann loved the sciences and teaching young people.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 1.5
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • Nov-30-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Forestry|Environmental Resources|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|
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The See Through Canoe Scholarship is awarded to a college student with a minimum of 3.5 GPA. Applicants must be pursuing major in Forestry or Environmental Resources
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 1.5
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  • 1,250
  • 2 awards
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +4 More
  • Major: Study |Education|Nursing|Electronics|Mechanics|Social Services|Teaching|
  • Residence: Live in |Holdrege School Dist. #44, Holdrege, NE|Funk School Dist. #74, Funk, NE|Axtell School District #501, Axtell, NE|
  • School (College): |Trade School|Technical School|Trade School|
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This scholarship was established to benefit graduating seniors who reside within Holdrege School Dist. #44, Funk School Dist. #74 OR Axtell School District #501 boundaries. Applicants must have active involvement in extracurricular activities and community service, or demonstrated commitment and responsibility through work experience.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Spring Meadow Nursery Scholarship Horticultural Research Institute, Inc.
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  • 3,000
  • 3 awards
  • May-31-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Horticulture|Landscape|Vocational Agriculture|Wood Plant Propagation|Woody Plant Breeding|Horticulture Sales and Marketing|
  • Age / Grade Level: |Graduate Student|College sophomore|College senior|
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The scholarship was established in 1999 by Dale and Liz Deppe to help aspiring students with an interest in woody plant production, woody plant propagation, woody plant breeding, horticultural sales, and marketing to obtain a degree in horticulture.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 4.5
View Details A. Asbury Parks & Donna Lea Morgan Parks Scholarship Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore
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  • 2,500
  • 1 award
  • Apr-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Business|Health|
  • School (K-12): |Crisfield Academy/High School, Crisfield, MD|
  • School (College): |US Accredited College or University|Two-year|Four-year|
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A. Asbury Parks & Donna Lea Morgan Parks Scholarship is given to two graduating seniors of Crisfield High School. The scholarship provides a maximum of $2,500 for the students' education in an accredited four-year College or university or accredited two-year institution.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 2.0
View Details Rebecca Goldman Scholarship Greater Kanawha Valley Foundation
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • January 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • Residence: Live in |West Virginia|
  • Character Trait: Show |Good Character|
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Appell Family Scholarship Kalamazoo Community Foundation
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  • 2,500
  • 1 award
  • May-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Health Sciences|
  • School (K-12): |Vicksburg High School, Vicksburg, MI,|
  • School (College): Attend an |University|Four-year|College|
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The Appell Family Scholarship is awarded to graduating high school senior of Vicksburg High School. Applicants must demonstrate involvement in school and community activities and pursue major in health science field.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 1.0
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  • 5,500
  • 1 award
  • January 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Botany|
  • School (College): |U.S Institution|
  • Age / Grade Level: |Doctoral-level study|
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This award was started in 1983 and managed by The World Wildlife Fund. It was made possible through the generous donations of the Marjorie Arundel Awards in Tropical Botany Fund and the Visiting Gardens Tropical Botany Scholarship Fund. The award was designed to foster the preservation of tropical forests to expand the number of botanists with field experience. Eligible applicants are Ph.D. candidates enrolled in a US university who anticipate completing the requirements for a Ph.D. in Botany within two years.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 2.0
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  • 22,500
  • 1 award
  • Nov-15-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Opthalmology|
  • Age / Grade Level: |Post-doctoral level study|
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These awards were established to benefit individuals with a doctorate (Ph.D., M.D., O.D., Dr.PH, or D.V.M.). Applicants must be interested in academic careers in basic or clinical research in ophthalmology, vision or related sciences. Awards are for a year engaged in vision and eye research under the supervision of a senior scientist/clinician mentor.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 2.0
View Details Charles J. and Kay Schuler Scholarship Fund Ventura County Community Foundation
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • January 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Major: Study |Education|Nursing|Medicine|
  • School (K-12): |Los Angeles High School, Los Angeles, CA|
  • Residence: Live in |Ventura, CA|
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This scholarship is administered by Ventura County Community Foundation. It is designed to provide assistance to high school seniors or high school graduates in Ventura County or graduating from Los Angeles High School who will pursue a degree in nursing, medical or education field at an accredited community college, four-year college or university. In addition, applicants must be the single parent of a minor child or minor children with a preference for applicants who demonstrate financial need.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 4.5
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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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The Horace M. Thayer Scholarship Program is awarded to a sophomore student from Pennsylvania or Delaware. Applicants must be currently enrolled in a field of arboriculture, horticulture, forestry, or urban forestry
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 4.5
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  • 500
  • 2 awards
  • August 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Geoscience|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|Master's-level study|Doctoral-level study|BA Student|
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The AWG Sand Student Research Presentation Travel Award was established to support women geoscience students to present their research at the Annual Meeting of the Geological Society of America. This award is open to female students enrolled in BA, BS, Masters, or PhD program or the equivalent in the field of Geoscience or a closely related discipline.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 1.5
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  • 500
  • 2 awards
  • August 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Geoscience|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|Master's-level study|Doctoral-level study|BA Student|
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This award was named after Suzanne Takken, an avid traveler and strong supporter of women in geoscience. Suzanne spent a long career in Oklahoma as a petroleum and consulting geologist. The award aims to support women geoscience students to present their research at a national or international professional geoscience meeting other than the Annual Meeting of the Geological Society of America. Eligible applicants are female students who are currently enrolled in a BA, BS, Masters, or PhD program or the equivalent majoring in geoscience or a closely related discipline.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 1.5
View Details AWG Maria Crawford Field Camp Scholarship Association for Women Geoscientists
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  • 750
  • 2 awards
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Geoscience|Geophysics|Geochemistry|Meteorology|Physical Oceanography|Planetary Geology|Geology|Earth Science|
  • School (College): |Accredited College|Accredited University|
  • Career: Pursue a career in |Hydrology|
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The AWG Maria Crawford Field Camp Scholarship is awarded to young women pursue geoscience careers. Applicants must be enrolled at an accredited college or university
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 4.0
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Nursing|Business|
  • School (K-12): Attend a |Public|Private|
  • Residence: Live in |Campbell, TN|Claiborne, TN|
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Established by Brian King in honor of his parents, Dorsey and Betty King, this scholarship is available to graduating seniors of Campbell or Claiborne County. Applicants must study business or pursue being a registered nurse and plan to enroll full-time in an accredited public or private, not-for-profit college, university or nursing program.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 2.0
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