Annual Merit Gift Award

The High School of Art & Design Alumni Class of 1980

Annual Merit Gift Award with "Friends of Art & Design”

This year, alumni members Class of 1980 with  Friends of Art and Design (FAD) have chosen to create and contribute an Annual Merit Gift Award.  In doing so, they wish to provide a monetary award to a a current attending Senior HSAD student.  If you know someone or can nominate a candidate that best meets the criteria then do so. Deadline is May 24th!

Award Categories:

­­Illustration

Advertising / Graphic Design / Web Design

Fashion / Theater Arts

Photography / Film Making

Cartooning / Animation

Merit Award Application

College Fairs/Conferences

 http://www.schoolguides.com/Default.asp

College Search Tools

http://www.accreditedonlinecolleges.org/ a complimentary database that provides in-depth information and details about the

accreditation and availability of degree programs offered by colleges and universities throughout the US.

http://www.campustours.com/

www.ncaaclearinghouse.net

www.usnews.com/usnews/edu/

www.collegelink.com

http://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator

www.CollegeConfidential.com

www.engineeryourlife.org

Foundation and Corporate Scholarships

Ron Brown Scholar Program (major Scholarships)

www.ronbrown.org

THE HISPANIC COLLEGE FUND
www.hispanicfund.org

JACKIE ROBINSON FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIPS
www.jackierobinson.org

McDonald's Education Scholarships
http://www.rmhc.org/rmhc-us-scholarships 

Target Scholarships
http://www.collegescholarships.org/scholarships/companies/target.htm

AMERICAN SOCIETY FOR MICROBIOLOGY Undergraduate Fellowships
www.asm.org

BRISTOL-MYERS SQUIBB Minority Fellowships in AcademicMedicinehttp://bms.com/responsibility/grantsandgiving/medical_science_education/Pages/Fellowships_Scholarships_Awards.aspx

Tylenol Scholarships
http://www.tylenol.com/news/scholarship

Coca Cola Scholarships
http://coca-colascholars.org/

STATE FARM INSURANCE Achievement Scholarships
https://www.statefarm.com/about-us/community/education-programs/grants-scholarships/foundations-scholarships

STATE FARM INSURANCE Hispanic Scholarships
www.statefarm.com/foundati/hispanic.htm

College Fund/UNCF
www.uncf.org

Intel Science Talent Search
http://www.intel.com/content/www/us/en/education/competitions/science-talent-search.html

Alpha Kappa Alpha Scholarships
www.akaeaf.org

Discover Card Tribute Award Scholarships
www.aasa.org

United States Institute of Peace National Peace Essay Contest
www.usip.org/ed/npec/index.shtm

Student Inventors Scholarships
http://meldi.snre.umich.edu/node/965

Student Video Scholarships
http://christophers.org/page.aspx?pid=273

Holocaust Remembrance Scholarships
www.holocaust.hklaw.com

Ayn Rand Essay Scholarships
http://scholarshiphunter.com/aynrandessaycontests.html

Brand Essay Competition
http://ezinemark.com/a/brand-essay-competition/

Gates Millennium Scholarships (major)
www.gmsp.org

Xerox Scholarships for Students
www.xerox.com

Saul T. Wilson Scholarships (Veterinary)
www.aphis.usda.gov

Thurgood Marshall Scholarship Fund
www.thurgoodmarshallfund.org

Microsoft Scholarship Program
https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/diversity/programs/blacks-scholarships.aspx

William Randolph Hearst Endowed Scholarship for Minority Students
www.apsanet.org

BOEING and Goldman Sachs scholarships (some HBCU connects)
http://www.financialaidfinder.com/student-scholarship-search/fortune-500-company-scholarships/boeing-hbcu-goldman-sachs/

Easley National Scholarship Program
www.naas.org

Maryland Artists Scholarships
http://scholarships.collegetoolkit.com/scholarships/awards/maryland_artists_equity_foundation_annual_scholarship_competition/562.aspx

Burger King Scholarship Program
https://www.scholarshipamerica.org/burgerkingscholars/

Siemens Westinghouse Competition
http://www.siemens-foundation.org/en/programs/other-initiatives/

GE and LuLac Scholarship Funds
www.lulac.org

INROADS internships
www.inroads.org

ACT-SO aEURoe Olympics of the Mind" Scholarships
www.naacp.org

Black Alliance for Educational Options Scholarships
http://www.baeo.org/?ns_ref=13&id=6151 

Jeannette Rankin scholarship 
www.rankinfoundation.org/apply/default.php


Federal Governments Grants and Scholarships

MARINE CORPS SCHOLARSHIPS
www.marine-scholars.org

The ROTC Scholarships
http://www.goarmy.com/rotc/scholarships.html

Undergraduate Scholarships (National Institutes of Health Scholarships)
https://www.training.nih.gov/programs/ugsp

Gateways to US Government Grants/money
https://studentaid.ed.gov/sa/redirects/students-gov

Americorps,
www.cns.gov

Presidential Freedom Scholarships
http://meldi.snre.umich.edu/node/1163

Hope Scholarships & Lifetime Credits
http://hope-scholarship.net/

Federal Scholarships & Aid Gateways
http://fedmoney.org/

FAFSA on the Web
https://fafsa.ed.gov/

Upperclass & Graduate Students

THE HARRY S. TRUMAN SCHOLARSHIP SITE
www.truman.gov

Marshall Scholars
www.marshallscholarship.org

Fulbright Scholars Program
www.cies.org/about_fulb.htm

Rhodes Scholarship
www.rhodesscholar.org

Gates Cambridge Scholars
www.gatesscholar.org

Research Program for Women & Minorities Underrepresented in the Sciences
http://www.research.att.com/internships?fbid=v3SDisY0rep

Minority Scholarships (doctoral students in accounting
http://www.aicpa.org/BecomeACPA/Scholarships/Pages/default.aspx

AMERICAN GEOLOGICAL INSTITUTE Minority Geosciences Scholarships
http://www.americangeosciences.org/scholarships/

UNITED NEGRO COLLEGE FUND MERCK SCIENCE INITIATIVE
http://umsi.uncf.org/sif

Astronaut Scholarship Foundation
www.astronautscholarship.org/

Ambassadorial Scholarships
https://www.rotary.org/myrotary/en/rotary-foundation

NACME Scholarship Program
www.nacme.org

BELL LABS FELLOWSHIPS FOR UNDERREPRESENTED MINORITIES
www.bell-labs.com

American Sociological Association Graduate funding
www.asanet.org

Jacki Tuckfield Memorial Graduate Business Scholarship (for AA students in South Florida)
http://www.jackituckfield.org/

Scholarship Searches

Scholarships on the Net
http://www.scholarships.net/

Fast WEB Scholarship Search
www.fastweb.com

National Scholarships at all levels
https://www.fatomei.com/

Sallie Mae's free Online Scholarship
www.salliemae.com

Athletic Scholarships
www.scholarships-ar-us.org/athletic.htm

Baptist Scholarships
www.free-4u.com/baptist_scholarships.htm

Methodist Scholarships
www.free-4u.com/methodist_scholarships.htm

Gateway to 10 Free Scholarship Searches
www.college-scholarships.com/free_scholarship_searches.htm

American Psychological Association (APA) Scholarships and Fellowships
www.apa.org/students/funding.html