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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  • 5,000
  • 1 award
  • Jan-15-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Coastal Wetlands Science|
  • School (College): |U.S Institution|
  • Age / Grade Level: |Graduate Student|
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The scholarship originated in in 1966 when the Rockefeller Fund was established to foster environmental education. In 1999, wetlands conservation was chosen to be fostered by Mrs. Edward Elliman, a member of the Rockefeller family and the Hortulus Garden Club. This program was designed to support graduate-level field-based research in coastal wetlands.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 2.0
View Details MGMA Southern Section Scholarship Sponsored by MGMA Southern Section American College of Medical Practice Executives (ACMPE)
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  • 1,000 - 5,000
  • 1 award
  • May 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Business Administration|Public Health|Healthcare Administration|Medical Practice|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Kansas|Louisiana|
  • Residence: Live in |Oklahoma|Arkansas|Texas|Georgia|Mississippi|Alabama|Tennessee|South Carolina|
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This scholarship is open to students residing in one of the MGMA Southern Section states (Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Missouri, Mississippi, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee and Texas) who is enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program relevant to medical practice management.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.5
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • Apr-15-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Paleontological|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|
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The AWG Undergraduate Excellence in Paleontology Award is awarded to a female undergraduate student. Applicants must be pursuing major in Paleontological
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 5.0
View Details Wisconsin Garden Club Federation Scholarship Community Foundation for the Fox Valley Region, Inc.
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • Feb-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Horticulture|Botany|Landscape Design|Forestry|Environmental Studies|Agronomy|Landscape Architecture|Floriculture|Plant Pathology|City Planning|Land Management|
  • Residence: Live in |Wisconsin|
  • School (College): Attend an |University|College|
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The Wisconsin Garden Club Federation Scholarship is awarded to a student pursuing a degree in horticulture, floriculture, landscape design, landscape architecture, botany, forestry, agronomy, plant pathology, environmental studies, city planning, land management.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.0
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  • 500 - 5,000
  • 1 award
  • Apr-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Education|Business|Healthcare|
  • School (K-12): |South Christian High School, Grand Rapids, MI|
  • School (College): |Accredited College or University|Vocational School|Technical School|
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This scholarship was established to benefit graduating seniors at South Christian High School. Applicants must be pursuing study in the field of healthcare, education, or business at any accredited college, university, vocational, or technical school. Applicants must also demonstrate financial need.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 4.5
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • October 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Computer Science|Geographic Science|
  • Residence: Live in |Canada| as a |Legal U.S. Resident|
  • School (College): |US Accredited College or University|Canada Accredited College or University|
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The scholarship is intended for undergraduate students from the United States and Canada who show exemplary academic performance and are striving to bridge the gap between geographic science and computer science. The award is created in honor of Dr. Duane Marble, creator of the Marble Fund, and for the late Dr. A. R. (Ray) Boyle.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 4.5
View Details David G. Casavan Memorial Scholarship Fund Ventura County Community Foundation
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • January 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Engineering|Mathematics|Physical Sciences|
  • School (K-12): |High School|
  • Residence: Live in |Ventura, CA|
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The David G. Casavan Memorial Scholarship Fund is awarded to Ventura County residents who are graduating seniors from any Ventura County high school. Applicants must be enrolling fulltime in an accredited four-year college or university in California.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Stanley L. Weinberg Scholarship Kalamazoo Community Foundation
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • May-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Natural Resources|Animal Science|Agricultural Sciences|
  • School (K-12): |Vicksburg High School, Vicksburg, MI,|
  • School (College): |Post-secondary School|
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The scholarship is established in honor of Stanley L. Weinberg and is open to seniors of Vicksburg High School who will pursue a career in agri-science, natural resources, animal science or related fields in a post-high school education.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 2.0
View Details International Student Scholarship American Speech-Language-Hearing Foundation
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  • 5,000
  • 2 awards
  • May 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Communication Sciences and Disorders|Clinical Audiology|Speech Pathology|
  • School (College): |U.S Institution|
  • Career: |Council of Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech Pathology Accredited Programs|
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This scholarship is offered by the Kala Singh Memorial Fund to benefit international students studying in the United States. To be eligible, applicants must be accepted or enrolled in graduate study in a communication sciences and disorders program in the United States. Speech-language pathology or clinical doctoral programs in audiology must be accredited by the Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology (CAA). Students must be enrolled full-time for the full academic year.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 4.5
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  • 5,000
  • 1 award
  • Dec-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |History|Anthropology|Women's Studies|Art|Ethnic/cultural studies|English|Geography|Labor Studies|Literature|Sociology|Urban Studies|Communications|
  • Residence: Live in |California|
  • Age / Grade Level: |Graduate Student|Master's-level study|Doctoral-level study|
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The Henning Graduate Fellowship in Labor Culture and History was created by The Fund for Labor Culture and History. This fellowship supports innovative study of the philosophies, identities, problems, and the expressive cultures of working people in the U.S.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Harold and Dorothy Marshall Scholarship Phelps County Community Foundation
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • Feb-15-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Mathematics|Natural Science|Biology|Chemistry|Physics|Astronomy|Earth Science|
  • School (K-12): |Phelps High School, Phelps, KY|Dawson High School, Dawson, TX|Buffalo High School, Buffalo, TX|
  • School (College): Attend an |University|College|
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Scholarship is open to graduates of any High School in Phelps, Dawson or Buffalo County in Nebraska who are interested in the field of math or a natural science degree.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Gustavus B. Capito Scholarship Greater Kanawha Valley Foundation
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  • 2,000
  • 4 awards
  • January 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • Residence: Live in |West Virginia|
  • School (College): |Accredited Nursing Program|
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Donald Bartlett-Goldsboro VFD Scholarship Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • Apr-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Nursing|Healthcare|Emergency Medical Services|
  • School (K-12): |Colonel Richardson High School, Federalsburg, MD|North Caroline High School, Ridgely, MD|
  • School (College): |US Accredited College or University|Two-year|Four-year|
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Donald Bartlett/Goldsboro VFD Scholarship is a $1,000 fund given at a minimum annually. The scholarship is provided to seniors of Colonel Richardson High School and North Caroline High School. The awardee must plan to pursue a career in health care, nursing or EMS.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Milton McKevett Teague Scholarship Fund Ventura County Community Foundation
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  • 2,000
  • 2 awards
  • January 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Agriculture|
  • 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. Applicants must be planning to enroll or are enrolled full-time at an accredited four-year college or university or trade or business school majoring in Agriculture.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 2.0
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  • 1,000 - 5,000
  • 1 award
  • May 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Healthcare Administration|
  • Age / Grade Level: |Graduate Student|
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This scholarship was established to benefit graduate students who are enrolled in health care administration program. Preference are given to applicants from a disadvantaged background and the first person pursuing a graduate degree in their family.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Robert R. Johnson Memorial Scholarship Phelps County Community Foundation
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • Feb-15-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Agriculture|
  • School (K-12): |High School|Holdrege High School, Holdrege, NE|
  • Residence: Live in |Nebraska|Phelps, NE|
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The scholarship was established to provide financial assistance to a high school graduate of a Phelps County High School who are currently a full-time student at any college, technical or trade school in the state of Nebraska that are pursuing an education in an agricultural related field.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Nickels for Notes Music 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 |Music Education|Vocal|Instrumental Music|Music Therapy|Piano|
  • School (College): Attend a college in |Massachusetts|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|
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Nickels for Notes Music Scholarship is a $500 fund provided to music students who are majoring in piano, instrument, music education, music therapy or voice. The scholarship is open to high school seniors of Massachusetts or home schooled students.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 4.5
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  • 2,500
  • 1 award
  • Feb-3-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Major: Study |Agriculture|
  • Residence: Live in |Aitkin, MN|Anoka, MN|Benton, MN|Brown, MN|Carver, MN|Cass, MN|Crow Wing, MN|Dakota, MN|Hennepin, MN|Isanti, MN|Itasca, MN|Kanabec, MN|Mcleod, MN|Mille Lacs, MN|Morrison, MN|Nicollet, MN|Ramsey, MN|Scott, MN|Sherburne, MN|Sibley, MN|Stearns, MN|Todd, MN|Wright, MN|Carlton, MN|Chisago, MN|Cook, MN|Fillmore, MN|Goodhue, MN|Houston, MN|Lake, MN|Olmsted, MN|Pine, MN|St. Louis, MN|Wabasha, MN|Washington, MN|Winona, MN|Ashland, WI|Barron, WI|Bayfield, WI|Burnett, WI|Chippewa, WI|Douglas, WI|Dunn, WI|Eau Claire, WI|Iron, WI|Pepin, WI|Pierce, WI|Polk, WI|Rusk, WI|Sawyer, WI|Washburn, WI|Blue Earth, MN|Cottonwood, MN|Dodge, MN|Faribault, MN|Freeborn, MN|Jackson, MN|LeSueur, MN|Martin, MN|Mower, MN|Murray, MN|Nobles, MN|Pipestone, MN|Rice, MN|Rock, MN|Steele, MN|Waseca, MN|Watonwan, MN| as an |AgStars local service area|St. Croix, WI|
  • Career: |Agriculture (Industry)|
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Offered by the AgStar Fund for Rural America, the scholarship is open to sophomore or second year college student who is pursuing a career in an agricultural or agricultural related field. Applicant must have resided in AgStars local service area.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Dorothy Swanson Lewis Memorial Scholarship Phelps County Community Foundation
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  • 700
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Education|Nursing|Medical Science|
  • Residence: Live in |Bertrand School District, NE| as a |Bertrand School District, Bertrand, NE|
  • School (College): |Vocational School|Technical School|College or Univeriy|Post-secondary institution|
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This scholarship was established to benefit graduating senior or graduate residing in Bertrand School District area.Applicants must be pursuing degrees in the field of Nursing, Medical Science and Education at a post-secondary institution.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.5
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • Feb-28-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Major: Study |Biochemistry|Chemistry|Microbiology|
  • School (K-12): Attend a |Public|Private|
  • Residence: Live in |Johnson, IN|
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Sertoma Club of Greenwood, Dr. Robert L. Hamill Memorial Scholarship is given to graduating stuents from a public Johnson County high school. The funds can be used for pursuing a full-time baccalaureate course of study in the field of microbiology, chemistry or biochemistry at an accredited public or private college or university.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 4.0
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