Monday, August 28, 2017

3. NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship Program — $7,500

NCAA student athletes interested in attending a Master’s program can be nominated for the NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship Program during the academic year in which they complete their final season of eligibility for intercollegiate athletics. Students should have excelled both academically and athletically during their undergraduate career, and must intend to continue their academic work at an accredited graduate or professional school. The application deadline is continuous, and prospective students should check the website for further details.

4. National Women’s Studies Association Graduate Scholarship — $1,000

The National Women’s Studies Association (NWSA) awards an annual scholarship of $1,000 to a female student involved in the research or writing stages of a Master’s thesis in the interdisciplinary field of women’s studies. The proposed research project must be about women and should support the NWSA’s mission statement. Scholarship applicants are encouraged to educate themselves on and join the NWSA before applying. The annual application deadline is May 15.