March is an important month in the financial aid process for college students. The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is due in March and scholarship season is coming into full swing! Although there are many scholarships that colleges can award to students who fill out their FAFSA forms, there are also many more private scholarships that students can find and apply for on their own.
College scholarships are available to students based on many things—subjects of interest, geographic location, membership in organizations, and even employment. Our database of college scholarships is continually growing. You can use ScholarshipAdvisor to search for scholarships by subject, by state, or through special featured lists. You can even download our mobile app to explore scholarships, create your own lists, and set reminders for when applications are due.
You can find thousands of college scholarships on ScholarshipAdvisor, but don’t let these March scholarship opportunities pass you by!
1. ASDSO Scholarship: $10,000, Deadline: March 31, 2014
The Association of State Dam Safety Officials will award scholarships of up to $10,000 to college seniors enrolled in accredited civil engineering programs.
2. AAAE Foundation Scholarship: $4000, Deadline: March 31, 2014
Awards ranging from $900 to $4,000 are offered to Accredited Airport Executives (A.A.E.s), their spouses, and their children.
3. NFB Scholarship: up to $12,000, Deadline: March 31, 2014
To recognize achievement by blind scholars, the National Federation of the Blind annually offers blind college students the opportunity to win one of 30 merit-based, national-level scholarships worth from $3,000 to $12,000.
4. AFAUSSS Scholarship: $1,000, Deadline March 31, 2014
The Association of Former Agents of the United States Secret Service awards scholarships to members and the children and grandchildren of members based on financial need, academic achievement, and leadership qualities. The foundation also provides assistance to dependents of deceased law enforcement officers who have lost their lives in the enforcement of federal, state, or local laws.
5. Anne & Matt Harbison Scholarship: $1,500, Deadline: March 31, 2014
This scholarship is awarded annually to one high school senior with a certified language-related learning difference who is entering a formal degree program.
6. TheDream.US DREAMers Scholarship: up to $25,000, Deadline: March 31, 2014
TheDream.US has established the DREAMers Education Initiative (DEI) Scholarship to assist students who, due to status as undocumented immigrants, are unable to access other forms of financial aid or assistance. These students (“DREAMers”) came to the United States as minors without immigration status and have graduated from US high schools or earned a US-based high school equivalency.
7. Sertoma Communicative Disorders Scholarship: $1,000, Deadline: March 30, 2014
This scholarship is for students who are deaf or hard of hearing. Students graduating from high school or undergraduate students pursuing four-year college degrees in any discipline are eligible for the scholarship.
8. SEMA Memorial Scholarship: up to $5,000, Deadline: March 29, 2014
The SEMA Memorial Scholarship Fund is dedicated to fostering the next generation of automotive aftermarket industry leaders and innovators. The Fund awards college scholarships ranging from $2,000-$5,000 to students studying fields that can be used in the automotive industry, including majors like accounting, advertising, and sales.
9. ADMA Scholarship:$2,000, Deadline: March 28, 2014
The ADMA Scholarship was established to provide assistance to students pursuing careers in the aviation field.
10. Shire ADHD Scholarship: $2,000, Deadline: March 19, 2014
This scholarship recognizes and supports individuals with ADHD in the US who are seeking to obtain higher education.
College scholarships go unclaimed every year because no one applies for them. Don’t let money for your college education march on by!