March Scholarships

Introduction to March scholarships

Whether you're a high school student with paying for college on your mind, or a current college student figuring out how you're going to pay for your education, you're in luck. March is a big month for scholarships!

Below, we have highlighted over forty great and diverse scholarship opportunities to check out and apply for in the month of March.

40+ scholarships to apply for in March 2022

  • Amount: $2,000

    Deadline: March 31

    Eligibility: Open to high school seniors and undergraduate students in the US.

  • Amount: $7,000

    Deadline: End of March

    Eligibility: Open to US high school and college students ages 16 and older. All you need to do to apply is create an account.

  • Amount: $1,000

    Deadline: End of March

    Eligibility: Open to high school and college students ages 18 and older!

  • Amount: $1,000

    Deadline: March 31

    Eligibility: Open to students of all years! Simply set up a profile on Tallo to apply.

  • Amount: $10,000

    Deadline: March 31

    Eligibility: Open to all students 13 and older!

  • Amount: Varies, but usually it's between $1,000 and $2,500!

    Deadline: March 31

    Eligibility: Open to high school, college, and graduate students in the US.

  • Amount: $2,500

    Deadline: March 31

    Eligibility: Open to high school juniors and seniors interested in attending a Christian college or university.

  • Amount: up to $5,000

    Deadline: March 1

    Eligibility: Open to high school seniors and first-year students enrolled at technical or vocational colleges. Must live in one of the Philadelphia area counties listed on the scholarship page, and have documented financial need. 

  • Amount: up to $5,000

    Deadline: March 1

    Eligibility: Open to high school seniors and undergraduate students from historically underrepresented minority groups in the chemical sciences (Black/African American, Hispanic/Latinx, American Indian), majoring in chemistry-related disciplines, and intending to pursue chemistry-related careers.

  • Amount: up to $2,000

    Deadline: March 1

    Eligibility: Open to financially needy undergraduate and graduate students with close social and cultural ties to an American Indian community in the state of Washington. Must have demonstrated financial need and have filed the FAFSA.

  • Amount: $2,500

    Deadline: March 1

    Eligibility: Open to current college juniors who have demonstrated a desire to serve in a career of research, regulatory work, quality control, or teaching in an area related to some aspect of foods, drugs or consumer product safety. Minimum 3.0 GPA.

  • Amount: Varies, up to $10,000

    Deadline: March 1

    Eligibility: Open to Baltimore city public high school graduates.

  • Amount: $5,000 - $10,000

    Deadline: March 1

    Eligibility: Open to nursing students in North Carolina. Must be a resident of Durham, Orange, Chatham, Wake, or Person County.

  • Amount: $10,000

    Deadline: March 1

    Eligibility: Open to high-achieving high school seniors with financial need. Must have at least a 3.75 GPA and have already filed the FAFSA.

  • Amount: up to $10,000

    Deadline: March 2

    Eligibility: Open to all students ages 14 and older. Must be enrolled in a US high school, college, or university. International students in the US (with valid visas) are also eligible to apply!

  • Amount: Varies

    Deadline: March 1

    Eligibility: Open to students who identify as a female/woman and are pursuing an ABET-accredited bachelor or graduate student program in preparation for careers in engineering, engineering technology, and computer science globally. Freshmen scholarships are open to high school seniors and current college freshmen.

  • Amount: $20,000

    Deadline: March 1

    Eligibility: Open to high school seniors with disabilities who plan to attend a vocational or academic college and target a career in the technology industry. Must have financial need, a minimum 3.0 GPA, and a demonstrated passion for technology. Eligible majors include those in engineering, computer science, computer information systems, law, business, or related fields.

  • Amount: up to $8,000

    Deadline: March 4

    Eligibility: Open to high school seniors whose parent or legal guardian is employed by California winegrape growers.

  • Amount: up to $30,000

    Deadline: March 4

    Eligibility: Open to all students in the US grades K-12.

  • Amount: $2,000 per year

    Deadline: March 5

    Eligibility: Open to Virginia high school seniors who have achieved academically, but who are financially unable to attend college. Scholarships can be used at any of Virginia’s public or private universities.

  • Amount: $30,000

    Deadline: March 5

    Eligibility: Open to high school students who live or attend high school in the McConnell service area. Ideal candidates have significant financial need, are among the first generation in their family to pursue higher education,  are committed to college as their pathway to success, and have already demonstrated the values of giving back and caring for others.

  • Amount: up to $8,000

    Deadline: March 10

    Eligibility: Open to students enrolled at certain California Bay Area public universities (California State University, East Bay Campus; San Francisco State University; San Jose State University; Sonoma State University; or University of California at Berkeley).

  • Amount: up to $2,500

    Deadline: March 11

    Eligibility: Open to students age 10-18, grades 5-12, residing in North America or Hawaii.

  • Amount: $5,000 per year

    Deadline: March 11

    Eligibility: Open to military veterans enrolled full-time in associate's, bachelor's, or master's degree programs. Minimum 2.0 GPA required. Must have unmet financial need. 

  • Amount: $25,000 per year

    Deadline: March 14

    Eligibility: Open to students who will be entering any year of undergraduate study in the upcoming academic year, and want to enter product design or experience design-related careers (e.g. digital, web, UX/UI, industrial design, or similar). Applications are encouraged from candidates including, but not limited to: racial or ethnic minorities, females, those who identify as LGBTQ+, first-generation college students, and students with disabilities.

  • Amount: $25,000

    Deadline: March 15

    Eligibility: Open to US citizen high school juniors with financial need. Must display integrity and perseverance in overcoming adversity. 

  • Amount: $1,000

    Deadline: March 15

    Eligibility: Open to female-identifying high school seniors. Must have a minimum 3.5 GPA.

  • Amount: up to $11,500

    Deadline: March 15

    Eligibility: Open to Iowa high school juniors.

  • Amount: $10,000 - $12,500 per year

    Deadline: March 15

    Eligibility: Open to Black high school seniors. Must be able to show Colorado residency for at least 3 years.

  • Amount: up to $20,000

    Deadline: March 15

    Eligibility: Open to Black and African American high school senior students with financial need pursuing careers in technology at four-year universities in the US. Must plan to pursue a bachelor's degree in engineering, computer science, computer information systems, or select business programs (such as finance, business administration, or marketing), and have at least a 3.3 GPA.

  • Amount: $7,000

    Deadline: March 16

    Eligibility: Open to minority accounting-major students in Pennsylvania. Must have completed at least 30 credits and have a minimum 3.0 GPA.

  • Amount: $5,000

    Deadline: March 18

    Eligibility: Open to high school seniors with financial need who will be first-generation college students at any four-year college or university in the US. Applicants do not have to be U.S. citizens, but they must have a minimum 3.5 weighted GPA and graduate from US accredited high schools. See scholarship page for list of eligible majors/areas of study.

  • Amount: $30,000

    Deadline: March 18

    Eligibility: Open to current undergraduate juniors and seniors of Hispanic/Latino descent enrolled in STEM programs. Must be a graduate of a high school in one of the Northern California counties listed on the scholarship page. Open to US residents and students with DACA. Minimum 3.0 GPA.

    For more big money scholarships for NoCal students, check out the Silicon Valley Community Foundation!

  • Amount: $300 - $3,000

    Deadline: March 20

    Eligibility: Open to Colorado residents who are members of the LGBTQ+ community and are pursuing higher education in Colorado.

  • Amount: $5,000 - $10,000

    Deadline: March 21

    Eligibility: Open to current undergraduate and graduate students at four-year universities in the United States and Canada. Must be Pursuing a degree in business/commerce, computer science, engineering, math, physics, statistics, or a related discipline, and have a visible or non-visible disability.

  • Amount: $5,000

    Deadline: March 21

    Eligibility: Open to current and prospective students pursuing an engineering degree at an ABET-accredited college or university. Minimum GPA for high school seniors is 3.5, minimum GPA for current undergraduates is 3.0.

  • Amount: $5,000

    Deadline: March 24

    Eligibility:Open to undergraduate sophomores, juniors, seniors or graduate level students attending an eligible school (see scholarship page for the list) and studying Color Science, Chemistry, Chemical Engineering or Supply Chain Management. Applicants must demonstrate financial need.

  • Amount: $1,000

    Deadline: March 30

    Eligibility: Open to all students attending institutions within the U.S.

  • Amount: $3,000 - $5,000

    Deadline: March 31

    Eligibility: Open to Asian/Pacific Islander high school seniors in the US. Must have at least a 3.3 GPA.

  • Amount: up to $5,000

    Deadline: March 31

    Eligibility: Open to all first, second and third year medical or dental students*. Students must be in good standing at an accredited U.S. medical or dental school in the USA at the time of application. Applicants must be current or pending CAMS Student members to apply.

  • Amount: $1,000

    Deadline: March 31

    Eligibility: Open to Black and African American female graduate students who played a sport in their undergraduate program. 

March scholarships: to conclude...

There you have it - our ultimate list of 40+ amazing March scholarships!

Once you've checked out and applied for the ones in this post that you're eligible for, don't stop there - head over to the Access Scholarships blog to check out scholarships by student group, or use our free Scholarship Search Engine to find even more opportunities.