US Permanent Residents: Current MA Students

William Randolph Hearst Endowed Fellowship for Minority Students

Deadline: November for Spring, March for Summer. August for Fall 

Type: Internship and/or Research Support 

Description: The fellowship, which is based on academic excellence and need, is open to both undergraduate and graduate students of color. The Hearst Fellow serves as an intern with the Program on Philanthropy and Social Innovation (PSI) in the Washington, DC office of the Aspen Institute. Through this fellowship, PSI seeks to introduce a diverse group of students to issues and challenges affecting philanthropy, social enterprise, nonprofit organizations, and other actors in the social sector. 

Website: https://www.aspeninstitute.org/programs/program-on-philanthropy-and-social-innovation-psi/william-randolph-hearst-endowed-fellowship-for-minority-students/

Voice Of My People Foundation

Deadline: March 

Type: Stipend 

Description: As a foundation, we award annual scholarship grants to students committed to social justice who are making strides in creating a more fair and just world. We believe in supporting students, entrepreneurs, innovators and change makers who are dedicated to service, community building and becoming lifelong leaders for social change. 

Website: http://www.voiceofmypeople.org/ 

LMI Student Veterans Scholarship

Deadline: November 

Type: Tuition and/or Expenses 

Description: LMI partners with Student Veterans of America to award five $10,000 scholarships to student veterans. Preference for those pursuing careers in the consulting industry on issues of improving the management of government. 

Website: http://studentveterans.org/programs/scholarships/past-scholarships?layout=edit&id=609 

Swiss Benevolent Society Scholarships

Deadline: March 

Type: Stipend 

Description: The Swiss Benevolent Society awards scholarships and grants on the basis of need and merit. Since the inception of the various scholarships and grants, their assistance has made a tremendous difference in the lives of many Swiss-Americans and their families. 

Website: http://www.sbsny.org/sbs_scholarship_programs.html 

Leopold Schepp Foundation Scholarship

Deadline: 

Type: Stipend 

Description: The Leopold Schepp Foundation awards educational scholarships to full time undergraduate and graduate students who demonstrate a combination of fine character, academic excellence, financial need, compassion, a commitment to volunteerism and whose goal will benefit mankind. 

Website: http://www.scheppfoundation.org/wp/ 

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