American Association of Advertising Agencies (AAAA)
Annual 10-week summer intern program for ethnic minorities, who are full-time college students and will be college seniors or graduate students next fall and major in advertising, communications, liberal arts, marketing or related area.
Applicant must be a US citizen/permanent resident with a minimum GPA of 2.7/4.0, and committed to a career in advertising.
Students are placed in AAAA member advertising agencies across the country to gain experience in advertising.
Students apply to work in one of four departments: Account Management, Research, Media, & Creative.
Award amount: Salary - approximately $300/week for 10 weeks.
Contact: R. Jackman, Manager/Diversity Program
Am Assn of Advertising Agency
405 Lexington Ave - 18th Floor
New York, NY 10174
American Academy of Allergy Asthma & Immunology Scholarship
All high school seniors with documented asthma who will graduate in 2006 and who have achieved excellence in a wide variety of areas including academics, extra curricular activities and community service are eligible.
American Association of University Women
See: Fellowships, Grants, Awards
American Business Women’s Association / D’Iberville Chapter
Selection based on minimum 3.0 GPA, documented financial need of at least $1,500, and completion of a minimum of 1 full-time year in dental hygiene curriculum prior to receiving the award.
Contact: Scholarship Administrator
ADHA Institute for Oral Health
444 N. Michigan Ave., Suite 3400
Chicago, IL 60611
American Indian Science & Engineering Society (AISES)
For members of AISES who are American Indian/Alaskan Native college students pursuing academic programs in the sciences, engineering, medicine, business, natural resources, and math and science secondary education.
American Indian Special Education Teacher Program
Amount: Tuition, fees and stipend
Deadline May 15
Contact: American Indian Special Education Teacher Program
27 Cedar Building
University Park, PA 16802-3109
American Indian Youth/ 7th Generation Scholarship
Based on financial need
American Institute of Architects (AIA) Foundation
Annual award for undergraduate minority and/or disadvantaged students who are pursuing a career in architectural studies.
Student must be accepted to a NAAB accredited architecture school and be renewed for a total of 3 years.
In addition to the application, the student must submit a nomination.
Contact: Scholarship Coordinator
American Institute of Architects
1735 New York Ave - NW
Washington, DC 20006
American Institute of Architects Minority Disadvantaged Scholarship
This is a scholarship for minority students enrolling in architecture programs.
Awards are from $500 to $3,000. Generally 20 students are selected.
Deadline: December 6.
American Institute for Foreign Study (AIFS)/Minority
Annual award for a currently enrolled minority undergraduate student
with a minimum of 24 credits toward a degree
who wishes to study abroad at a selected university/college.
Applications will be accepted from Pacific Islanders, African-, Asian-, Native-, and Hispanic-Americans.
Selection is based on applicant’s fulfillment of the program requirements, financial need, academic accomplishments, demonstrated leadership ability, extracurricular activities centered on multicultural/international issues, and a statement concerning objectives for wanting to study abroad.
In addition to the application, the student must submit the Minority Scholarship application,
the AIFS academic year and semester application to AIFS College Division,
including a 3rd letter of reference.
Award includes tuition, room and board, and round trip air fare.
Contact: Scholarship Coordinator
American Institute-Foreign Study
102 Greenwich Avenue, PO Box 2670
Greenwich, CT 06830-2670
American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) Scholarships
For undergraduates studying accounting at a U.S. college with at least 30 credits completed.
Awards up to $5,000 with about 300 winners annually. Deadline is in July. Visit Web site for GPA requirements and details.
http://www.aicpa.org/members/div/career/mini/smas/htm American Institute of Mining, Metallurgical and Petroleum Engineers, Inc. Women’s Auxiliary
Students studying mining, geology, metallurgy, petroleum, mineral science, materials science, mining economics, and other related fields.
Contact: American Institute of Mining, Metallurgical and Petroleum Engineers, Inc. Women’s Auxiliary
345 E. 47th St.
New York, NY 10024
American Library Association (ALA) Spectrum Initiative Scholarship program
MLA and the National Library of Medicine (NLM) jointly sponsor a
scholarship through the American Library Association (ALA) Spectrum
Initiative Scholarship program.
The two organizations make a total annual
donation of $5,000 each year to support minority students in their goals to
become health sciences information professionals.
African American,Hispanic, Asian, Native American, or Pacific Islander individuals attending ALA-accredited library schools are eligible.
Deadline: March 1.
Contact: ALA, the scholarship administrator
Spectrum Inquiry Line
(800) 545-2433 x4276
Parent or grandparent involved in designated American conflicts/Wars
Complete application for designated school – Photo – Transcript – 2 letter references