Scholarships for Women

These scholarships are applicable to your undergraduate and graduate studies, and consider your year, major, and academic standing.


Alpha Omega Epsilon National Foundation Grants
The A.O.E. National Foundation promotes academic excellence by awarding scholarships in varying amounts to women who promote engineering and technical science by exemplifying high standards. Grants that range $500-$2000 are available to undergraduate women pursuing degrees in engineering or technical science with a minimum GPA of 3.0. Deadline: February 15, 2016.

American Association for University Women – International Fellowships
Full-time study or research to women who are not U.S. citizens or permanent residents; graduate and postgraduate study is supported. The grants provide support for community-based projects that benefit women and girls in the fellow’s home country. Deadline: December 1st.

Buick Achievers Scholarship Program
If you have the passion to succeed – especially in fields of study related to science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) – the Buick Achievers Scholarship Program is looking for you. Up to $25,000 a year will be award to women studying STEM in undergraduate or graduate programs. Deadline: February 29, 2016.

The Google Anita Borg Memorial Scholarship
In memory of Dr. Anita Borg, Google will support women studying technology with a $10,000 money award and an invite to the annual Google Scholars’ Retreat in California. Women who will be enrolled next year in undergraduate or graduate programs in computer science are eligible to apply. Deadline: December.

The Jane B. Klausman Women in Business Scholarship
A scholarship program designed to help women pursuing undergraduate and master’s degrees in business management overcome gender barriers from the classroom to the boardroom. Awards range from $1000-$7000, and deadlines vary by region.

The Dr. Nancy Foster Scholarship Program
A federal grant to support master’s and doctoral studies in oceanography, marine biology, maritime archaeology, and other ocean-related areas. Applicants must be U.S. citizens accepted into masters’ or doctoral programs in these areas, with a minimum GPA of 3.3. Awards can reach up to $42,000 yearly. Deadline: December.

Science Ambassador Scholarship
A 4-year, full-tuition scholarship for women seeking a STEM degree at an accredited college or university, funded by sales of a Cards Against Humanity expansion pack. Deadline: December 1.