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  • A.L.S. Family Charitable Foundation, Inc., Scholarship
    $3,000
    Varies
    Sponsor: The A.L.S. Family Charitable Foundation, Inc.

    Eligibility: Applicants must be children of A.L.S. patients (living or deceased). Students must be recent high school graduates with a 3.0 GPA. Applicants must be full-time college students at an accredited institution with at least nine hours of coursework. Students must be residents of New England.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    Scholarship Committee
    P.O. Box 229
    Buzzards Bay, MA 02532

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  • Aurand Harris Memorial Playwriting Award
    $500-$1,000
    May 1
    Sponsor: The New England Theatre Conference, Inc.

    Eligibility: Applicants must live in New England and/or be members of NETC and submit a full-length play written for a young audience. The play must not have been previously published, previously produced by a professional company or submitted to the Harris competition. Students may only submit one play. There is a $20 processing fee.

    How to apply: There is no application.

    Aurand Harris Playwriting Award
    215 Knob Hill Drive
    Hamden, CT 06518-2431

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  • BASAA Scholarship
    $10,000
    September 16
    Sponsor: Fund for Education Abroad

    Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens currently enrolled at an accredited educational institution. Students must plan on studying abroad for a minimum of 30 days. Preference is given to students with unmet financial need and students traditionally underrepresented in education abroad (first-generation college students, minority students, community college students, veterans, students with disabilities and returning learners).

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    1920 North Street N.W.
    Suite 200
    Washington, DC 20036

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  • Buddy Pelletier Surfing Foundation Scholarship
    $1,000
    June 1
    Sponsor: Buddy Pelletier Surfing Foundation Fund

    Eligibility: Applicants must be members of the East Coast surfing community. Rising high school seniors, current undergraduate college students and returning students may apply regardless of age. Two letters of recommendation and a 500-word essay are required. Previous applicants and winners may reapply each year.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    BPSF Scholarship Committee
    Attn: Lynne Pelletier
    5121 Chalk Street
    Morehead City, NC 28557

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  • Career Aid for Technical Students Program
    Varies
    Rolling
    Sponsor: New Hampshire Charitable Foundation

    Eligibility: Applicants must be New Hampshire residents who are dependent students between the ages of 17 and 24. They must plan to enroll at least half-time in an accredited vocational or technical program that does not lead to a bachelor's degree. They must apply for federal financial aid and demonstrate financial need.

    How to apply: Applications are available online. Application form, transcript, evaluation form and financial statement are required.

    37 Pleasant Street
    Concord, NH 03301-4005

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  • Certificate, License or Other Industry-Recognized Credential
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    Rolling
    Sponsor: New Hampshire Charitable Foundation

    Eligibility: Applicants must be residents of New Hampshire and be pursuing a certificate, license or other credential in vocational or technical fields such as: automotive technology, plumbing, construction, heating, advanced manufacturing, computer repair, licensed nursing, etc. Preference is given to students whose fields are in the traditional manufacturing trade sector, who have a clear vision of how their education will improve their career goals and who have had little or no other educational training opportunities.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    37 Pleasant Street
    Concord, NH 03301-4005

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  • Clauder Competition Prize
    Up to $3,000
    March 31
    Sponsor: Portland Stage Company

    Eligibility: Applicants must live or attend school in Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island or Vermont. This requirement may be waived for playwrights who have previously lived in New England and produce material relevant to the area. They must submit a full-length play that is an original work and has not been produced or published.

    How to apply: No application form is required.

    Attn.: Literary Manager
    P.O. Box 1458
    Portland, ME 04104

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  • Dr. James L. Lawson Memorial Scholarship
    $500
    December 31
    Sponsor: American Radio Relay League Foundation

    Eligibility: Applicants must have at least a general ham radio license, be residents of and attend post-secondary institutions in the New England states (Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island or Vermont) or New York state and be pursuing a bachelor's or graduate degree in electronics, communications or a related field.

    How to apply: Applications are available online but cannot be completed electronically. All applications must be mailed.

    225 Main Street
    Newington, CT 06111-1494

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  • Dunkin' Donuts New Hampshire Scholarship
    $1,000
    April 15
    Sponsor: Dunkin' Donuts New Hampshire Scholarship

    Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors and New Hampshire residents who excel in academics, demonstrate leadership and participate in school and community activities. They must plan to enroll at least half-time in a bachelor's degree, associate degree or certificate program at an accredited institution of higher learning.

    How to apply: Applications are available from Dunkin' Donuts stores and high school guidance offices beginning March 1 of each year.


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  • FMC Skaters Scholarship
    Varies
    May 1
    Sponsor: Facility Management Corporation (FMC) Ice Sports

    Eligibility: Applicants must be a New England resident, a senior in high school and skate at an FMC arena. Selection is based on academic achievement, extracurricular activities, community service and accomplishments and leadership on the ice.

    How to apply: Applications are available online. Along with the application form, students must submit a high school transcript, one letter of recommendation, a student resume and a personal essay.

    100 Schoosett Street, Building 3
    Pembroke, MA 02359

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  • Four-year or Bachelor's Degree Program
    $250-$7,500
    April 24
    Sponsor: New Hampshire Charitable Foundation

    Eligibility: Applicants must be New Hampshire residents who are enrolling in a four-year degree program. Students must prove financial need. Selection is based on need, academic merit, community service, extracurricular activities and work experience.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    37 Pleasant Street
    Concord, NH 03301-4005

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  • Harry Alan Gregg Foundation Grants
    Up to $1,200
    Rolling
    Sponsor: Harry Alan Gregg Foundation Grants

    Eligibility: Applicants must be New Hampshire residents with physical, intellectual or emotional disabilities or their families. Funds may be used for a variety of purposes but must benefit the person with a disability. Selection is based on need. Applications are reviewed four times a year, with deadlines in March, June, September and December.

    How to apply: Applications are available online. Documentation of the expense must be provided before payment will be made.

    1 Verney Drive
    Greenfield, NH 03047

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  • Headwaters Essay Contest
    $500-$1,000
    February 2
    Sponsor: Headwaters Magazine

    Eligibility: Applicants must be undergraduate students at New England universities from one of the following states: Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island or Vermont. Students must write an essay as part of the application process.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    153 South Prospect Street
    Burlington, VT 05401

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  • Hope Starts Here
    $3,000
    May 1
    Sponsor: New Hampshire Coalition to End Homelessness

    Eligibility: Applicants must be under 21 years of age and currently residing in New Hampshire. Students must be actively pursuing a college education. Applicants must be homeless, per the McKinney-Vento Homeless Education Act, or have been homeless at any time during their school attendance.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    122 Market Street
    Manchester, NH 03101

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  • Kent Nutrition Group Inc. FFA Scholarship
    $1,000
    January 15
    Sponsor: National FFA Organization

    Eligibility: Applicants must be working toward a degree in one of the following fields: animal science, animal nutrition, dairy science, poultry science, equine/equestrian science, agriculture, agricultural science, agricultural business management, economics, finance or marketing and sales. Applicants must attend college in and be residents of one of the following states: Connecticut, Delaware, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Missouri, Nebraska, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, Virginia or West Virginia. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    P.O. Box 68960
    6060 FFA Drive
    Indianapolis, IN 46268-0960

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  • Mahindra USA Women in Ag Scholarship
    $2,500
    January 15
    Sponsor: National FFA Organization

    Eligibility: Applicants must be pursuing a degree in the field of agriculture and reside in one of the following states: Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, New York, Oklahoma, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia or West Virginia. A minimum GPA of 3.0 is required as well as participation in community service, financial need and leadership ability. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    P.O. Box 68960
    6060 FFA Drive
    Indianapolis, IN 46268-0960

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  • Manning & Zimmerman Distracted Driving Scholarship
    $1,000
    May 1
    Sponsor: Law Office of Manning & Zimmerman PLLC

    Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating high school seniors from New Hampshire who plan to pursue post-secondary education. Students must create a video or write an essay discussing the topic of distracted driving.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    87 Middle Street
    Manchester, NH 03101

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  • Mary Eileen Dixey Scholarship
    Varies
    October 27
    Sponsor: American Occupational Therapy Foundation

    Eligibility: Applicants must be New Hampshire residents who are members of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA). They must be enrolled full-time in an accredited occupational therapy program at the associate's or master's degree level in the state of New Hampshire. Master's level students must be enrolled in a first professional degree program and must have completed at least one year of study to be eligible. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

    How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, two personal references and a program director statement are required.

    Attn: Jeanne Cooper
    4720 Montgomery Lane
    Suite 202
    Bethesda, MD 20814

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  • Master's, Ph.D. or Other Advanced Degree Program
    Varies
    April 24
    Sponsor: New Hampshire Charitable Foundation

    Eligibility: Applicants must be New Hampshire residents who are enrolling in graduate level studies, including master's, Ph.D. or another advanced degree program. Selection is based on financial need, academic merit, community service, school activities and work experience. Students must file a FAFSA and submit a copy of the SAR with the application.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    37 Pleasant Street
    Concord, NH 03301-4005

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  • Medallion Fund
    Varies
    Rolling
    Sponsor: New Hampshire Charitable Foundation

    Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolling in an accredited vocational or technical program that does not lead to a bachelor's or advanced degree. They must be legal residents of New Hampshire and intend to work in a vocational or technical career when their schooling is complete. Preference is given to those who plan to go into the manufacturing trade sector or have little or no other opportunities for training or education.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    37 Pleasant Street
    Concord, NH 03301-4005

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  • NACA Mid Atlantic Higher Education Research Scholarship
    Varies
    June 30
    Sponsor: National Association for Campus Activities

    Eligibility: Applicants must be conducting research that will add to the college student personnel knowledge base including projects that focus on campus activities, problems faced by student affairs practitioners and challenges of higher education as they relate to campus activities. High school students are not eligible.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    13 Harbison Way
    Columbia, SC 29212

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  • NACE Eastern Area Scholarship
    $3,000
    January 1
    Sponsor: National Association of Corrosion Engineers (NACE) International Foundation

    Eligibility: Applicants must be a permanent resident of the United States and be enrolled full-time as an undergraduate in an accredited engineering or physical science degree program at a two or four-year college or university. Students must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher and have a permanent address within the NACE Eastern Area which includes the following states and/or U.S. Territories: Alabama, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Indiana (excluding Lake, Porter La Porte, Newton and Jasper counties), Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Mississippi, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Puerto Rico, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Vermont, Virginia and West Virginia.

    How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, two recommendation forms, an academic transcript and essay scholarship questions are required.

    15835 Park Ten Place
    Houston, TX 77084-5145

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  • Nancy and Harry Koenigsberg Student Award
    $1,500
    April 1
    Sponsor: Textile Study Group of New York

    Eligibility: Applicants must be current undergraduate or graduate students in a college, school, or university in CT, DC, MA, MD, ME, NH, NJ, NY, PA, RI, VA or VT who create fiber artwork. Students must submit images of their original artwork, artist statement and resume along with their application. This award is available once every three years.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    P.O. Box 3592
    Grand Central Station
    New York, NY 10163

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  • NAWIC Granite State Chapter Scholarships
    Varies
    February 28
    Sponsor: National Association of Women in Construction-Granite State Chapter #218

    Eligibility: Applicants must be New Hampshire residents who are entering the second, third or fourth year of an undergraduate program in a construction-related subject. They must have a GPA of 2.0 or higher. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

    How to apply: Instructions for how to apply are available online. A personal essay and transcript are required.

    Attn: Peggy DeWever
    46 Heron Cove Road
    Eliot, ME 03903

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  • New England FEMARA Scholarships
    $2,000
    December 31
    Sponsor: American Radio Relay League Foundation

    Eligibility: Applicants must have at least a technician ham radio license and be residents of the New England States (Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island or Vermont).

    How to apply: Applications are available online. Completed applications must be mailed in. They cannot be completed electronically.

    225 Main Street
    Newington, CT 06111-1494

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  • New England Regional Student Program
    Varies
    Varies
    Sponsor: New England Board of Higher Education

    Eligibility: Students must be residents of Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island or Vermont and attend a school in another of those states that offers an RSP program in their major. The major must not be available at an in-school state.

    How to apply: Students should note that they are interested in the RSP program on their regular college application.

    45 Temple Place
    Boston, MA 02111

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  • New Hampshire Charitable Foundation Statewide Student Aid Program
    $100-$7,500
    June 15 (under 24); For those over 24: May 15, August 15, December 15
    Sponsor: New Hampshire Charitable Foundation

    Eligibility: Applicants must be New Hampshire residents who plan to pursue a bachelor's degree or graduate students of any age. They must enroll at least half-time to qualify.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    37 Pleasant Street
    Concord, NH 03301-4005

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  • New Hampshire Society of CPAs Scholarship
    Varies
    December 1
    Sponsor: New Hampshire Society of Certified Public Accountants

    Eligibility: Applicants must be a U.S. citizen, a New Hampshire resident and either entering their senior year or a graduate student in an accredited four-year college or university studying accounting or business. Students may also be seeking their additional thirty hours of education to become eligible for their CPA license in New Hampshire. Applicants must be recommended by a teacher or person responsible for their accounting/business program where they are enrolled. Students must have ninety credits or senior standing and must have taken at least three courses of upper level accounting courses.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    Attn.: Financial Careers Committee
    1750 Elm Street, Suite 403
    Manchester, NH 03104

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  • Plan NH Scholarship and Fellowship Program
    Varies
    April 17
    Sponsor: Plan New Hampshire

    Eligibility: Applicants must be residents of New Hampshire and be pursuing a degree in or related to: architecture, landscape architecture, studio art, engineering, interior design, construction-related field or trade, environmental science, land or community planning or historic preservation. Students must be current college undergraduate or graduate level students with a superior grade point average. Applicants must also prove leadership experience, work excellence and dedication to life's work in their field with a focus on the New England area.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    P.O. Box 1105
    Portsmouth, NH 03802

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  • Scholarships for Orphans of Veterans
    Varies
    September 1
    Sponsor: New Hampshire Department of Education

    Eligibility: Applicants must be New Hampshire residents between the ages of 16 and 25, enrolled in college at least half-time at a New Hampshire public institution of higher learning and have a parent or parents who died while on active duty or from service-related disability.

    How to apply: Applications are available by phone.

    Division of Higher Education – Higher Education Commission
    101 Pleasant Street
    Concord, NH 03301-3494

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  • Stephen Phillips Memorial Scholarship Fund
    $3,000-$18,000
    May 1
    Sponsor: Stephen Phillips Memorial Scholarship Fund

    Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. residents or resident aliens who are permanent residents of Connecticut, Massachusetts, Maine, New Hampshire, Rhode Island or Vermont. They must be enrolled in a demanding undergraduate course of study pursuing their first degrees. A GPA of 3.0 or higher is required. Applicants must demonstrate citizenship, character, serious-mindedness and financial need.

    How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, essay, transcript, counselor or professor recommendation, additional letter of recommendation, FAFSA Student Aid Report, financial aid award letter, documentation of college costs and student's and parents' tax forms are required.

    P.O. Box 870
    Salem, MA 01970

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  • Switzer Environmental Fellowship
    $15,000
    January 8
    Sponsor: San Francisco Foundation

    Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens enrolled in an accredited graduate institution in California, Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts, Connecticut or Rhode Island. Students must be enrolled full-time during the entire academic year of receiving the award. Master's degree and JD students must be pursuing their terminal degree. Applicants seeking their Ph.D. must have completed at least three years of doctoral work by July 1 or plan to successfully pass their qualifying exams by May 1 of the year before receiving the award. Selection is based on the strength of the overall application.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    One Embarcadero Center
    Suite 1400
    San Francisco, CA 94111

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  • Thomas E. Desjardins Memorial Scholarship
    Varies
    September 16
    Sponsor: Institute of Transportation Engineers - New England Section

    Eligibility: Applicants must be civil engineering undergraduates or graduate students who are enrolled at an accredited postsecondary institution in Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island or Vermont. They must demonstrate an interest in transportation engineering through their coursework or extracurricular activities. Selection is based on academic merit, character and extracurricular activities.

    How to apply: Applications are available by request from the New England section of the Institute of Transportation Engineers. An application form and supporting materials are required.


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  • Timothy S. and Palmer W. Bigelow, Jr. Scholarship
    $3,000
    September 8
    Sponsor: Horticultural Research Institute

    Eligibility: Applicants must be seniors in a two-year course and have finished the first year, juniors in a four-year course and have finished the first two years or be graduate students. Undergraduates must have a minimum 2.25 GPA and graduate students a minimum 3.0 GPA. Students must be from Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island or Vermont. Preference will be given to applicants who have financial need and who plan to work in the nursery industry after graduation, including starting a business.

    How to apply: Applications are available online or by mail.

    525 9th Street NW
    Suite 800
    Washington, DC 20004

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  • Two-year or Associate Degree Program
    $100-$3,500
    May 15
    Sponsor: New Hampshire Charitable Foundation

    Eligibility: Applicants must have completed high school or earned a GED and plan to attend a short-term training program. Students will need to submit a copy of the Student Aid Report received from submitting the FAFSA. Preference is given to those who have successfully completed prior educational work or who are entering professions in the STEM fields such as: computer science, advanced manufacturing, clinical health care, engineering, engineering technology, graphic design (CAD), etc.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    37 Pleasant Street
    Concord, NH 03301-4005

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  • Unitil Scholarship Fund
    $5,000
    March 15
    Sponsor: Unitil

    Eligibility: Applicants must attend school and reside in one of the cities or towns in Unitil service territories and must have a declared major or concentration in science, technology, math or engineering.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    Attn.: Kristen Anderson/Scholarship Committee
    6 Liberty Lane West
    Hampton, NH 03842

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  • We've Got Your Back (Easy, No Essay) Scholarship
    $5,000
    September 15
    Sponsor: Sixup Lending

    Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time undergraduate college students in a four-year, non-profit, Title IV institution with a minimum 3.0 GPA. Students must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents of the United States and reside in one of the following states: Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, DC, Florida, Georgia, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, North Carolina, Nebraska, New Mexico, Oregon, Texas, Virginia, West Virginia or Wisconsin.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    77 Van Ness Avenue
    Suite 101
    MS-1223
    San Francisco, CA 94111

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