Monday, August 28, 2017

Master’s Degree Scholarship Listing: General

1. Lydia Donaldson Tutt-Jones Memorial Research Grant — $5,000

The Lydia Donaldson Tutt-Jones Memorial Research Grant is awarded to graduate students interested in conducting research identifying attitudinal and behavioral contributors to African-American academic success. Successful applicants will be U.S. citizens attending a university or four-year college, and will present a research proposal that makes it clear their research focus is on high academic achievers. The application deadline is June 15.

2. Cornaro Scholarship — $5,000

The Cornaro Scholarship is a competitive award offered to honors graduates associated with the Kappa Gamma Pi sorority (affiliated with over 100 colleges and universities in the United States). The scholarship is based on a number of criteria, but successful applicants will effectively demonstrate how her life reflects the Kappa Gamma Pi motto of “Faith and Service.” Other considerations include the applicant’s values, volunteer work, leadership experience, high academic standards, and solid career aspirations. An online application and a letter of acceptance to an accredited graduate program are required. The application deadline varies year by year, so check the website for further details