Today's Top Five

updated  January 29, 2018


1. American Chemical Society Scholars Program Deadline  March, 2018  Renewable scholarships to underrepresented minority students who want to enter chemistry or chemistry-related fields.  GPA Requirement 3.0 or better and f inancial need are considerations.

2. Davis-Putter Scholarship Fund Deadline March 2019 Provides grants to students actively working for peace and justice. These need-based scholarships are awarded to those able to do academic work at the university level and who are apart of the progressive movement on the campus and in the community. Recent grantees have been active in the struggle against racism, sexism, homophobia, and other forms of oppression; building the movement for economic justice; and creating peace through international anti-imperialist solidarity

3. Benjamin A. Gilman Scholarship Deadline: March and October annually.For undergraduate students who are receiving a Pell grant to study abroad on programs 4 weeks in length or longer. Preference for study abroad locations outside of Western Europe, Australia, New Zealand and Canada. 

4. National Institutes of Health Undergraduate Scholarship Program. Deadline March For students from disadvantaged backgrounds who are committed to a career in biomedical, behavioral, and social science health-related research. This offers up to $20,000 annually, paid research training at the NIH during the summer, and paid employment and training at the NIH after graduation. The award is for one year and can be renewed for up to 4 years. There is a service obligation that varies depending on how long the student receives aid. 

5. Hispanic Scholarship Fund. Deadline April. HSF General College Scholarships are designed to assist students of Hispanic heritage obtain a college degree. Scholarships are available on a competitive basis


Check out the UNH Office of National Fellowships for more scholarship resources.