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Paying for College
Student Resource Guide
(Includes scholarships, internships, fellowships, and websites)
U.S. Congresswoman Lucille Roybal-Allard
Congressional District 40-California
2013 - 2014 Edition
Paying for College is provided by Congresswoman Lucille Roybal-Allard’s District Office, http://roybal-allard.house.gov.
This directory is updated once a year. Please check with each scholarship contact for the most current information.
(Last updated September 2013) Table of Contents October Deadlines
Contact Individually for Deadlines
Courtesy of Congresswoman Lucille Roybal-Allard (CA-40) Page 2 of 53 October Deadlines Alicia Patterson Fellowship Contact: The Alicia Patterson Foundation, 1090 Vermont Ave. NW. Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20005, (202) 393-5995, firstname.lastname@example.org, http://aliciapatterson.org/ Eligibility: For U.S. citizens who are full-time print journalists or non-U.S. citizens who work fulltime for U.S. print publications, either in America or abroad.
Award: Stipend is $40,000 for twelve months and $20,000 for six months and must cover travel and research costs. Fellow must pay taxes on stipend.
Deadline: October 1, 2013 National Hispanic Health Professional Student Scholarship Contact: National Hispanic Health Foundation, Nathalie Manzano-Smith, Executive Director, 1920 L Street, N.W., Suite 725, Washington, DC 20036, (212) 419-3686, email@example.com firstname.lastname@example.org, http://www.nhmafoundation.org/index.php/scholarshipprogram Eligibility: The Hispanic Health Professional Student Scholarship Program is the only national scholarship program targeted at Hispanic students who are committed to careers in health care - medicine, nursing, dentistry, public health, health management and policy analysis, health research, and allied health.
• Applicants must be enrolled full-time and seeking a professional degree at medical, dental, nursing, public health, or policy schools located in California for the California Gala Event; in New York, New Jersey, or Connecticut for the NYC Gala Event.
• Applicants are not required to be Hispanic; an affinity for the health of Hispanic communities and an interest in participating in NHHF Scholars Alumni activities is needed.
Award: $2,000 or $5,000 Deadline: October 4, 2013 National Foundation for Advancement of the Arts (NFAA) Recognition and Talent Search Contact: National Foundation for Advancement of the Arts (NFAA), 2100 Biscayne Boulevard, Miami, FL 33137, (800) 970-ARTS, apply@youngARTS.org, http://wwwyoungarts.org Eligibility: As of December 1, 2013, must be between ages of 15-18 years old or in high school grades 10-12. Must be a citizen or legal resident of the U.S. or U.S.
territories. International students on US Visa may also apply.
Award: Up to $10,000 Deadline: October 18, 2013 Coca-Cola Scholarship Contact: Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation, Inc., 1 Coca Cola Plaza NW, Atlanta, GA 30313, (800) 306-2653, email@example.com, http://www.coca-colascholars.org Eligibility: For high school seniors demonstrating leadership and academic achievement. Must be a U.S. citizen or legal resident planning to attend an Courtesy of Congresswoman Lucille Roybal-Allard (CA-40) Page 3 of 53 accredited university. Must have a minimum G.P.A. of 3.0 at the end of their Junior year of high school. Cannot have parents or grandparents who are employees of Coca-Cola or of a Coca-Cola bottling plant.
Award: $10,000 to $20,000 Deadline: October 31, 2013
Hertz Fellowship Contact: Hertz Foundation http://www.hertzfoundation.org/dx/fellowships/award.aspx Eligibility: Eligible applicants for Hertz Fellowships must be students of the applied physical, biological and engineering sciences who are citizens or permanent residents of the United States of America, and who are willing to morally commit to make their skills available to the United States in time of national emergency.
College seniors wishing to pursue the Ph.D. degree in any of the fields of particular interest to the Foundation, as well as graduate students already in the process of doing so, may apply. Fields of interest include: Aeronautics/Astronautics, Applied Mathematics and Statistics, Applied Physics and Astronomy, Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Computer Science and Engineering, Earth and Geo Sciences, Electrical, Mechanical, Civil and Nuclear Engineering, Materials Science, Quantitative Biology and Bio-Engineering
Award: Option 1 Hertz:
5 yr $32,000/ 9-month personal stipend, Full tuition equivalent, Renewable for up to 5 years
Option 2: 5yr Coordinated:
Hertz Period - Two Years, $37,000/ 9-month personal stipend Full tuition equivalent Other Fellowship Period – up to three years o $5,000/year supplemental stipend from Hertz o Requires Awardee to accept a 3-year fellowship from another source Deadline: Application for academic year 2014-2015 due Novemeber 1, 2013 PPIA Fellowship Program Contact: Public Policy and International Affairs, 4400 Massachusetts Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20016, (877) 774-2001, http://www.ppiaprogram.org/ Eligibility: Must have completed junior year of undergraduate study with at least one semester remaining. Must have a strong interest in public service and international affairs and a commitment to complete a Master's Degree at one of the PPIA Consortium graduate schools.
Award: Will fund entire cost of tuition for junior summer institute, housing, and meals plus a stipend up to $1,500. Will provide a minimum of $5,000 toward graduate school tuition.
Deadline: November 1, 2013 Courtesy of Congresswoman Lucille Roybal-Allard (CA-40) Page 4 of 53 The Dow Jones News Fund Internship Programs Contact: Dow Jones News Fund, Richard Holden, Deputy Director, Building 1, 4300 Route 1 N, Monmouth Junction, NJ 8852, (609) 452-2820, firstname.lastname@example.org, https://www.newsfund.org/ Eligibility: For college juniors, seniors and graduate students interested in press, communications, and editing.
Award: 10 week paid summer internship plus an additional $1,000-$1,200 media grant for training costs and travel.
Deadline: November 1, 2013 National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP) Contact: National Science Foundation, 1818 N Street N.W., Suite 600, Washington, DC 20036, (866) 673-4737, email@example.com, http://www.nsfgrfp.org/ Eligibility: Students interested in obtaining a research-focused Master's or PhD in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) fields. Must be a U.S.
citizen, U.S. National, or Permanent Resident. Applicants must be enrolled in a graduate program by Fall 2012, and must have completed no more than 12 months of graduate study by August 1, 2013.
Award: $12,000 Cost of Education allowance plus $32,000 stipend, renewable for up to three years.
Deadline: Deadlines for fellowships range from November 4-8, 2013, depending on each individual fellowship. Check website for details Prudential Spirit of Community Award Contact: Prudential (International Scholarship and Tuition Services), 200 Crutchfield Avenue, Nashville, TN 37210, (877) 525-8491, firstname.lastname@example.org, http://spirit.prudential.com/view/page/soc/14782 Eligibility: Students in grades 5-12 who live in one of the 50 states or Washington, DC or students in grades 5-12 who live abroad but whose parents are legal voting residents in one of the 50 states or DC. Must have volunteered within the past year.
Groups, affiliates, and previous honorees are not eligible.
Award: State Honorees receive $1,000 and an all expense paid trip to Washington, DC with a parent or guardian. National Honorees receive a total of $6,000 and an additional $5,000 for a non-profit charity of choice.
Deadline: Application opens September 2013, Deadline November 5, 2013 Intel Science Talent Search Contact: Society for Science & the Public, 1719 N. Street NW, Washington, DC 20036, (202) 785-2255, email@example.com, http://www.societyforscience.org Eligibility: High school seniors living in the U.S. or U.S. territories or U.S. citizens who are seniors studying abroad.
Award: $1,000 to $100,000 Deadline: November 13, 2013 at 8:00 pm EST Courtesy of Congresswoman Lucille Roybal-Allard (CA-40) Page 5 of 53 Ford Foundation Predoctoral Fellowships for Minorities Contact: The National Academies, Fellowships Office, Keck 576. National Research Council, 500 Fifth Street, NW, Washington, DC 20001, (202) 334-2872, firstname.lastname@example.org, http://sites.nationalacademies.org/PGA/FordFellowships/PGA_047958 Eligibility: All citizens or nationals of the United States with evidence of superior academic achievement (such as GPA, class rank, honors or other designations).
Must be enrolled in or planning to enroll in an eligible research-based program leading to a Ph.D. or Sc.D. degree at a U.S. educational institution and committed to a career in teaching and research at the college or university level. Cannot have earned a prior doctoral degree at any time, in any field.
Award: An annual stipend of $20,000, $2,000 to the institution in lieu of tuition and fees, and expenses paid to attend at least one Conference of Ford Fellows.
Deadline: November 14, 2013 University of Redlands Achievement Awards Contact: University of Redlands, Kathy Anderson, Senior Financial Aid Coordinator, 1200 E. Colton Ave., PO Box 3080, Redlands, CA 92373, (909) 793-2121, email@example.com, http://www.redlands.edu/offices-directories/financialaid/3265.aspx Eligibility: Achievement Award given to University of Redlands students of high academic records and leadership. Arts Award awarded to University of Redlands students based on department evaluation of slide samples of work. Creative Writing Award awarded to University of Redlands students based on department evaluation of submitted written pieces. Music Awards awarded to University of Redlands students based on department evaluation of auditions. Theatre Awards awarded to University of Redlands students based on department evaluation of admission essays and theatre résumé.
Award: Depends on award, ranges from $2,500 to $16,500 per year with possibility of annual renewal.
Deadline: November 15, 2013, except for Presidential Awards, which are determined by Admissions offices.
First Freedom Student Competition (Essay and Video Categories) Contact: First Freedom Center, Sandra Poulsen, Student Competition and Outreach Programs Coordinator, 1321 E. Main Street, Richmond, VA, (804) 643-1786, firstname.lastname@example.org, http://www.firstfreedom.org/education/students.html Eligibility: Open to high-school students (9th - 12th) in the United States and U.S.
territories, to American students living outside of the U.S., non-American students attending American and international schools outside of the U.S., foreign exchange students studying in the U.S., and American home-schooled students.
Award: Essay Award: $2,500 and Video Award: $2,500 Deadline: Deadline for online registration: November 18, 2013; Postmark Entry Deadline for Entry and Video Upload: November 25, 2013 Courtesy of Congresswoman Lucille Roybal-Allard (CA-40) Page 6 of 53 Luis W. Alvarez Postdoctoral Fellowship in Computational Science Contact: Berkeley Lab Computing Sciences, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, 1 Cyclotron Road, Building 50B, Suite 4230, Berkeley, CA 94720, (510) 486-6426, http://www.lbl.gov/CS/html/alvarez.html Eligibility: Must be a recent graduates with a Ph.D. (or equivalent) with a significant amount of computational and computer science skills and knowledge Award: The fellowship allows recent graduates with a Ph.D. (or equivalent) to acquire further scientific training at one of the leading facilities for scientific computing and to develop professional maturity for independent research.
Deadline: Application due November 26, 2013 Supreme Court Fellows Program Contact: Supreme Court of the United States, 1 First Street NE, Washington, DC 20543, (202) 479-3415, http://www.supremecourt.gov/fellows/default.aspx Eligibility: At least one postgraduate degree, two or more years in professional experience with a record of high achievement, and multi-disciplinary training and experience, including familiarity with the judicial system.
Award: 1 year fellowship with compensation ($74,872). Fellows are eligible for federal employees' health and life insurance programs.
Deadline: November 30, 2013 Harold W. Rosenthal Fellowship Contact: Harold W. Rosenthal Fellowship, Maggie Brown, Program Associate, 2027 Massachusetts Ave. NW, Washington, DC 20036, email@example.com, http://www.rosenthalfellowship.org Eligibility: College senior or graduate student enrolled in an APSIA member school.
Students must be nominated by the dean of his/her school in order to be considered (contact the career center or student affairs office for an application and details for procedures within your school).
Award: $2,000 stipend and summer professional fellowship with a Member of Congress, the State Department, Treasury Department or Department of Defense Deadline: Deadlines usually in late-November. Check website for updated date.
Elie Wiesel Prize in Ethics Essay Contest Contact: The Elie Wiesel Foundation for Humanity, 555 Madison Avenue, New York, NY 10022, (212) 490-7788, firstname.lastname@example.org, http://www.eliewieselfoundation.org Eligibility: Open to full-time juniors and seniors in college or university during Fall 2013.