Scholarships for Philosophy Majors

Are you intrigued by the works of Aristotle, Nietzsche, and Locke? Are you compelled to understand the world around you by studying the rich subject of Philosophy? Pursuing a degree in this intriguing subject can be pricey, but luckily there are scholarships out there to make an education in Philosophy more affordable. Some private organizations offer scholarships for students studying Philosophy or focusing on a specific career in the area, such as education. Some of these scholarships are targeted at a specific group of students, such as minorities or LGBT students. Others are available to any students studying philosophy at an accredited university who meet academic or financial need requirements. Find a scholarship to fund your education goals from the below list of philosophy scholarships.

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  • 20 awards
  • November 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |History|Anthropology|Political Science|Law|Philosophy|Economics|Literature|Sociology|Psychology|Literary Criticism|Linguistics|
  • Age / Grade Level: |Doctoral-level study|
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The Fellowships at the Institute for Advanced Study is awarded to doctoral student major in economics, political science, law, psychology, sociology and anthropology.
  • competition 4.0
  • effort level 1.0
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  • 40 awards
  • October 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Art History|Philosophy|Environmental Science|English Literature|Asian Studies|Theology|
  • Age / Grade Level: |Post-doctoral level study|
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Fellowship offered by The National Humanities Center to individuals with PhD or equivalent scholarly credentials.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 2.0
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  • 5,000
  • 1 award
  • n/a
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  • Major: Study |Engineering|Political Science|Law|Philosophy|Economics|English|Criminal Justice|Medicine|Finance/banking|Accounting|
  • School (College): |Accredited program in the US|
  • Age / Grade Level: |Graduate Student|
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The Undergraduate / Pre-Law Student Scholarship is available to graduate student enrolled in an accredited program in the US. Applicants must be pursuing major in Political Science, Economics, Accounting or Finance, English, Philosophy, Criminal Justice, Engineering, Medicine
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 4.0
View Details AAP-UNCF Internship The United Negro College Fund
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  • 1 award
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APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +5 More
  • Major: Study |Engineering|Education|Engineering Technology|Marketing|Public Relations|History|Political Science|Religion|Philosophy|English Literature|Theology|Design|Economics|Mathematics|Science|Business|Language|Journalism|Fine Arts|Accounting|Library Science|Finance|Computer Science|Communications|Visual Arts|Software Engineering|Information Technology|Computer Engineering|Social Science|Romance Languages|
  • Residence: |Permanent U.S. Resident|
  • Ethnicity: Be |African American/Black|
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The AAP-UNCF Internship is awarded to Junior and College Senior student with a minimum of 3.0 GPA. Applicants must be African American enrolled at historically black college or university
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 1.5
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  • 5,000
  • 44 awards
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +4 More
  • Major: Study |Engineering|History|Political Science|Philosophy|Economics|Business|Accounting|
  • Residence: |Permanent U.S. Resident|
  • Ethnicity: Be |African American/Black|
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UNCF/Koch Scholars Program Undergraduate Scholarship provides an up to $5,000 fund to African-American high school students. The applicants must be admitted to an eligible four-year college or university to qualify. The scholarship is open to students pursuing accounting, business, economics, engineering, history, philosophy or political science.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 2.0
View Details Charles L. Hebner Memorial Scholarship Delaware Higher Education Commission
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  • 1 award
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APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Music|Art History|History|Anthropology|Women's Studies|Political Science|Philosophy|Art|Economics|English|Sociology|Criminal Justice|Language|Social Work|Communications|Psychology|Human Services|International Relations|Mass Communications|Art Conservation|Black American Studies|Comparative Literature|Continental European Studies|East Asian Studies|Foreign Languages & Literatures|Latin American studies|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Delaware|
  • School (College): Attend |University of Delaware (DE)|Delaware State University (DE)|
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The scholarship was established to provide financial assistance to outstanding high school seniors who are planning to pursue a post-secondary education University of Delaware or Delaware State University.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 4.5
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