Scholarships

General scholarships offered by Mason and non-Mason sources will be posted here. Each scholarship will have different eligibility criteria, so please refer to the specific scholarship’s website to see if you are eligible to apply.


George Mason University

Listings of funding opportunities for undergraduates can be found here:

https://gmu.academicworks.com/opportunities


Smithsonian-Mason School of Conservation (SMSC)

Please visit this link for more information on SMSC scholarships and fellowships:
https://smconservation.gmu.edu/financial-aid/


Office of Student Scholarship, Creative Activities, and Research (OSCAR) at Mason

Please go to: https://oscar.gmu.edu/students/


Non-Mason listings ↓↓↓


2018-2019 Cosmos Scholars Program

Also, the Cosmos Club Foundation announced that its 2018-2019 Cosmos Scholars Program will again provide grants to graduate students for their research programs.  The maximum grant is $5,000.  The deadline is Nov. 1, 2018.  For more information, please visit http://www.cosmosclubfoundation.org/scholars/.


Virginia State Scholarship Fund

The application can be found here:
http://vapeo.org/scholarships/documents/18-19/VSSF-Application.pdf

Frequently asked questions here:
http://vapeo.org/scholarships/VSSF_FAQ.html

Please direct questions here:
vssf-vccsf@vapeo.org


Department of Defense (DoD) SMART Scholarship Program

Click here for details: https://smartscholarshipprod.service-now.com/smart?id=smart_index

The Department of Defense (DoD) SMART Scholarship Program is an opportunity for students pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree in STEM disciplines to receive a full scholarship and be gainfully employed by the Department of Defense upon degree completion.

SMART Scholars will receive:

  • A full tuition scholarship while in school
  • An annual stipend
  • Summer research internships
  • A job after graduating in their STEM field at a cutting edge Department of Defense Facility

Applicants must:

  • Be a citizen of the United States and 18 years of age or older
  • Have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale
  • Be pursuing a technical undergraduate or graduate degree in one of the 21 specified STEM disciplines

Deadline to apply is December 1, 2018.


JMD Furniture Scholarship

JMD Furniture would like to offer students a wonderful scholarship opportunity. JMD Furniture understands that college prices are always going up and wants to contribute $1000 per year to help students lower the fee for their education. http://jmdfurniturescholarship.com/

Scholarship Details:
Students are eligible to apply for this scholarship if they are a current college or university student that hasn’t reached their final year yet, or a high school senior that has already been accepted into a college or university. To apply, students will be asked to submit a 500 word essay. More details are provided at the link below.

Submission Deadline:
January 31st, 2019

Please contact us with any questions you may have.

Cyndie McDaniel
Scholarship Coordinator
6343 Columbia Pike
Falls Church, VA
22041