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Aviation Scholarships

See our Aviation page on the University of Dubuque website for more information on Aviation Scholarships. 

See also University Aviation Association - 2020 Aviation Scholarship List

Available Scholarships for Psychology Students

A great source for obtaining scholarships are colleges themselves, which can provide their students with direct assistance and link them to financial aid sources. Colleges are definitely not the only place to look, however, as there are many other sources for psychology scholarships, grants and other financial assistance. Here are some current scholarships available to psychology students.

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Available Scholarships for Teaching and Education Students

There are many scholarships available for students in education. Students should look at all of their options to find the opportunities that best fit their background, accomplishments and specific area of study within the education field.

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Available Scholarships for Nursing Students

There are many nursing scholarships available, some of which are tailored to students’ personal experiences and interests. Religious organizations, small businesses, large corporations, and public and private organizations all offer aid that can assist with tuition, books, residency or other education-related needs. The following scholarships are applicable to nursing students and those going into caregiving.

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WaterGadget Scholarship

The name of the scholarship is WaterGadget Scholarship, and we intend to help deserving students whose parents can't afford to support them financially. The scholarship will be awarded at a minimum of $1,250* to the successful applicant(s). It is open to all students in need. 

Eligibility Criteria for the Scholarship:

  • The student should be above 18 years. And a valid document for the same should be submitted.
  • The participant must be an enrolled student at the University of Dubuque. Proof for this is also required.
  • The student must submit Scholarship Application Essay.

DEADLINE: July 30 (Fall) and November 30 (Spring)

Custody X Change Scholarship

The Custody X Change Giving Program awards three scholarships to single parents each year. Our redesigned program now awards three students annually, one in the spring, one in the summer, and one in the fall. And, it does so each and every year.

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The May Firm

At The May Firm, we understand the importance of an education. Our goal is to provide students with assistance in obtaining a higher education and taking some of the financial burden off of hard working students.

Scholarship Amount: $1,000

Deadline: September 15th and January 15th of each year.

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IHERF Healthcare Career Scholarship

The Iowa Hospital Association (IHA) is proud to support the Health Care Careers Scholarship program. Available through the Iowa Hospital Education and Research Foundation (IHERF), an IHA subsidiary, these scholarships of up to $7,000 ($3,500 per year for a maximum of two years) each have supported higher education for more than 450 Iowa college students. In 2018, we expanded our scholarship awards to 50 recipients and we will continue to award 50 scholarship awards.  IHERF has supported higher education for more than 450 Iowa college students.

All applications will be submitted online at the IHERF scholarship website

Legal Studies Scholarship

Emery Reddy is proud to announce its second annual round of scholarships. Each year we partner with select undergraduate and graduate programs to offer financial assistance to students with an interest in pursuing careers in the legal field.

Click on this link to receive more information on this scholarship and for deadlines.

RAA Scholarship Foundation - Aviation

The Board of Directors of the Regional Airline Association, the industry trade association representing North American regional airlines, on May 7 ratified the establishment of the RAA Scholarship Foundation. The purpose of the foundation is to support RAA’s scholarship program, which provides financial assistance to students pursuing careers in aviation.
RAA awards $16,000-$20,000 in scholarships annually to students in collegiate aviation programs. In 2018, RAA awarded four, $4,000 scholarships.

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Flight Students: Mid-Continent Instruments & Avionics

Mid-Continent Instruments and Avionics offers the annual "Pat Napolitano Memorial Scholarship for Aspiring Technicians" to graduating high school seniors and current college students pursuing their professional aviation technical education. A selected applicant will be awarded a $3,000 scholarship to be used towards their education.

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LA Tutors $500 Monthly Scholarship

LA Tutors awards students who showcase their creativity and make positive impacts with a $500 Innovation in Education scholarship. On an ongoing monthly basis, this scholarship is open to all currently enrolled high school and college students who showcase their creativity while helping those around them (whether that be in a creative fundraiser, inventive new app, series of blog posts on a particular theme, or another idea. The application deadline is 11:59 pm PST on the 20th of each month.


  • Must be currently enrolled in high school or college
  • Cumulative GPA of at least 3.0 (or the equivalent)
  • Must be a citizen of, permanent resident of, or hold a valid student visa in the United States or Canada

To Enter:

  • Visit our online application portal at:
  • Submit an essay describing their innovative project
  • Provide supporting documentation (letter of recommendation, news article/photo featuring their project, etc.

Extreme Terrain Student Scholarship

Extreme Terrain is offering two $3,000 scholarships, one for the fall semester and one for the Spring Semester to eligible students pursuing a degree in Environmental Studies, Environmental Research, Land Use, Earth and Atmosphere Studies, Sustainable Land Management, Parks and Recreation, or Sustainable Agriculture Systems.

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Award Amount: $3,000
Deadline: June 15 and October 15

Additional Aviation Scholarships

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Complete Guide to Schlarships for College Students

College Ave's Monthly Scholarship ($1000 a Month) - You can enter every month, even if you already won.

Two NEW Scholarships Available for Veterans

The Hoskins, Turco, Lloyd & Lloyd Scholarship for Veterans and Their Families and the

TonaLaw Veteran’s Scholarship. 

Both scholarships are awarded in the Spring and Fall semesters in the amount of $1,000.

Applications for the Hoskins, Turco, Lloyd & Lloyd Scholarship for Veterans and Their Families are due by July 31st of each year for the following Fall Semester and by December 31st for the following Spring Semester.

Applications for the TonaLaw Veteran’s Scholarship are due by July 31st of each year for the following Fall Semester and by November 30th for the following Spring Semester.

To learn more about the scholarship criteria, please visit the links below. If possible, links and information about these scholarships may be placed on the school web page listing or linking the outside scholarships available to your students.

Hill & Ponton Veterans Scholarship

Joining the armed forces and serving your country is the ultimate sacrifice, so the team at Hill and Ponton are proud to give back to our nation’s veterans. We are now offering four $1,000 scholarships to help veterans further their education and enter a career field that would, in turn, help other veterans.

Our veterans’ scholarship program provides financial assistance to former U.S. military personnel pursuing higher education. Former members of the U.S. Navy, Army, Air Force, Marine Corps, National Guard, and Coast Guard are eligible for this assistance program following honorable discharge. Through this scholarship fund, we hope that former military members can pursue education programs and reach their goals.

How to apply: 

  • Applicants must be veterans of the armed forces and must plan to use their education to help fellow veterans
  • Applicants must provide their personal information and a statement of 300 words or fewer on how the applicant plans to use his or her education toward helping veterans
  • We verify service and character of discharge with a DD-214
  • Scholarships will be paid directly to the school (Applicant’s should have attended/or already be attending school

CareerFitter's 19th Annual Scholarship

Our scholarship fund was founded in 2003 and we have awarded 22 winners during this time.

We are trusted by universities, career coaches and companies around the world, and have helped hundreds of students find direction in choosing a well-fitting career path.

We understand the overwhelming number of career opportunities available to students and how difficult this can be to navigate. CareerFitter has tailored its career assessment tool to examine multiple factors of the person to ensure a range of considerations is made to find an appropriate career.

For the 2021 award, we have doubled the value to $1000 to further our support of students and their education. Undergraduate and graduate students are welcome to apply. A specific major is not required for this award, but the applicant should have above a 2.4 Grade Point Average.

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Ian Mausner Scholarship

Academically brilliant scholars from underprivileged families often face hardships and obstacles in their pursuit of a college education due to financial constraints. The Ian Mausner Scholarship was founded to support these bright young minds and help them fulfill their career dreams and aspirations.

Scholarship Details:

Email address:
Award Amount: $1000
Submission Deadline: October 1st, 2021

Physician Assistant Scholarship

It can be challenging to find ways to pay for your Physician Assistant degree. Scholarships can be a great way to cover some or all of your tuition costs as you dedicate your time to completing your PA program. To make your search for opportunities easier, we have put together a list of over 60 scholarships that physician assistants are eligible for. We have included only scholarships specifically meant for physician assistant students or sometimes for a few other kinds of healthcare workers, so that you can find opportunities meant for you. We have also included scholarships on both statewide and national levels.

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 Arash Hadipour Niktarash Grant

Scholarship Details:

Email address:
Award Amount: $1,000
Submission Deadline: November 1st, 2021
Winner Announcement: November 15, 2021

 Michael E Weintraub Esq Grant

Email address:
Award Amount: $1000
Submission Deadline: October 1st, 2021
Winner Announcement: October 15, 2021

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Sallie Mae Fund Scholarship for Graduate Students

The Sallie Mae Fund, the charitable arm of Sallie Mae®, in partnership with Thurgood Marshall College Fund, has launched The Bridging the Dream Scholarship Program for Graduate Students. Ten scholarships, totaling up to $100,000, are available for current graduate students from underserved or marginalized communities, including minority, low-income, and first-generation college students.  The application window is open now through Oct. 25. 

To be eligible, students must be a U.S. citizen or legal permanent resident currently enrolled at least half-time at an accredited graduate level program. Interested applicants will be required to upload a short video. The Bridging the Dream for Graduate Students Scholarship is part of a $3 million commitment made by The Sallie Mae Fund to open doors for students from all backgrounds pursuing higher education. 

Students can apply today at 

Applications are open through October 25th, 2021