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SCHOLARSHIPAWARD TYPEDEADLINE
University of Maryland automatic consideration merit scholarshipVaried AwardsNovember 1st Early Action deadline
Rutgers University’s automatic consideration for merit and/or needs-based awardsUp to $29,000 annuallyDecember 1st
Boston University’s automatic consideration merit scholarshipVaried AwardsDecember 1st
Boston University’s Trustee Scholarship needing a separate essayFull Tuition & FeesDecember 1st
New Jersey Institute of Technology’s automatic consideration merit and/or needs-based scholarshipVaried AwardsDecember 15th
Lehigh University’s automatic consideration scholarshipVaried AwardsJanuary 1st
Harvard University’s automatic consideration needs-based scholarshipBased on Household IncomeJanuary 1st
Columbia University’s automatic consideration needs-based scholarshipBased on Household IncomeJanuary 1st
Cornell University’s automatic consideration needs-based scholarshipBased on Household IncomeJanuary 2nd
Yale University’s automatic consideration needs-based scholarshipBased on Household IncomeJanuary 2nd
Dartmouth University’s automatic consideration needs-based scholarshipBased on Household IncomeJanuary 2nd
John Hopkins University’s automatic consideration merit and/or needs-based scholarshipVaried AwardsJanuary 4th
New York University (NYU) VERY FEW automatic consideration scholarshipsVaried AwardsJanuary 5th
University of Pennsylvania’s automatic consideration needs-based scholarshipBased on Household IncomeJanuary 5th
Brown University’s automatic consideration needs scholarshipBased on Household IncomeJanuary 5th
Ron Brown Scholar ProgramUp to $10,000 annuallyJanuary 9th
The College of New Jersey automatic considerationVaried AwardsFebruary 1st
Other UMich (University of Michigan) Scholarships needing separate applicationsVaried AwardsFebruary 1st
Princeton University’s automatic consideration needs scholarshipBased on Household IncomeFebruary 1st
Microsoft Diversity Scholarship$20,000March 1st
University of Michigan automatic considerationVaried AwardsMarch 15th
The Herbert Lehman Education Fund Scholarship$8000April 1st
Janet Logan Daily FoundationUp to $10,000April 1st
Mae & Mary Scholarship FundVaried AwardsApril 30th
Visionary Scholarship ProgramUp to $5,000May 1st
Jack and Jill of America FoundationUp to $2500May 12th
Reckitt ScholarsUp to $10,000May 12th
Raise MeVaried AwardsN/A