American History Scholarships

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Name Amount
2023/2024 College Scholarship $1,000
Sponsored: There is no GPA requirement and no essay to write!
C. Jeffrey Bloomquist History Scholarship Varies
Student majoring in History (priority given to American History), with a “C” (2.5) or better G.P.A., with financial need from Jamestown, Southwestern, Frewsburg, Falconer, Maple Grove High ...
Carol Bellamy Fellowship in Constitutional Studies Varies
Graduate students concentrating on graduate studies in the U.S. Constitution, and/or Social Studies teachers.
Charles Raymond Stoltz Scholarship Varies
A scholarship to a senior majoring in American history who has made the highest average record of scholarship in his/her junior year.
Dale M. Schoettler Scholarship $6,500
The Dale M. Schoettler Scholarship for Visually Impaired Students was established in 1991. After Mr. Schoettler's death in 2001, the California State University received a $4.8 million ...
David and Winifred Vigness Memorial Scholarship varies
For undergraduate or graduate students in American or Latin American history with special consideration given to students in Mexican, Southwestern, or Texas history. Selection is based on ...
Dean L. May Memorial Fund $15,000
A fellowship for students in Western American History.
Ethel I Woodruff Fellowship in Southern History Varies
To provide fellowship awards to graduate students in the the masters program with a concentration in southern history. Prospective recipient must agree that at least one of the three required
Glenn and Dorothy Dumke Fellowship $1,300
3.0 GPA Must be a Graduate student in public policy, American history, economics, archival management or government who conducts a research project on California in the CSU library/archival ...
Glenn and Dorothy Dumke Fellowship $1000
One fellowship is awarded each year to a CSU graduate student at any campus in the area of public policy, American history, economics, archival management, or government in honor of the late ...
Glenn and Dorothy Dumke Fellowship $1,200
The purpose of this fellowship is to encourage student scholars to engage in graduate work in fields such as public policy, American history, economics, archival management and government. ...
2025/2026 College Scholarship $10,000
Sponsored: Thousands available in scholarships this year.
Glenn and Dorothy Dumke Fellowship $1,200
One fellowship awarded each year to CSU graduate student at any area campus who is pursuing studies in public policy, American history, economics, archival management or government. Must be a ...
Glenn and Dorothy Dumke Fellowship $1,300
Must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher Must be majoring in Public Policy, American History, Economics, Library Science, Archival Management, or Government Award must be used to
Glenn and Dorothy Dumke Scholarship $1,000
One fellowship of $1000 will be awarded to a CSU graduate student in the areas of public policy, American history, economic, archival management, or government. All or part of the award must
Harry J. Brown Fellowship in American History Varies
Must have a declared major in American History.
Harvard David Hanks Scholarship $6,000
A scholarship for sophomore, junior or senior students in American History. Preference given to students from Idaho with second preference for nonresident students. Students must be U.S. ...
$2,000 "No Essay" Scholarship - Niche $2,000
Sponsored: Open to all students and those planning on enrolling in either 2023 or 2024.
Harvey A. Kantor Memorial Scholarship Varies
To provide stipends for outstanding undergraduate students attending the University of Missouri at Columbia majoring in American History.
Harvey Kantor Memorial Scholarship Varies
This scholarship will be awarded to outstanding undergraduate students majoring in American history.
Herbert and Mary Greig Scholarship Varies
Full-time junior or senior in the College of Arts and Sciences. Completed (or plan to complete) a minimum of four courses with a significant focus on some aspect of American history or ...
Ida Mae Hanks Scholarship Varies
A scholarship for students in American History, Family and Consumer Studies, Business, Journalism and Mass Communication, Science, Mathematics, Elementary Education, Architecture, and ...
James Madison Foundation Scholarship Varies
Awarded to students pursuing secondary teaching in social studies or American history.
CaptainU Student-Athlete Scholarship $2,000
Sponsored: This opportunity is offered to current high school athletes for 2023-2024. Only athletes that want to play in college should apply!
James Madison Junior Fellowship Up to $24000
Assistance for outstanding masters degree candidates. Recipients must agree to teach in a secondary school for 1 year for each full year of study support. Junior Fellowships are awarded to ...
James Madison Senior Fellowship Up to $24000
Assistance for outstanding masters degree candidates. Recipients must agree to teach in a secondary school for 1 year for each full year of study support. Awarded to teachers who wish to ...
Jared R. Larson Fund in Early American History Varies
A scholarship for students in Colonial American History.
Johannsen, Robert W Scholarship Varies
Awarded for Senior Honors Thesis Research in American History
Lenore F. McGrane Prize Varies
Awarded to students of American history.
Monthly University Scholarships $1,000
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Lyceum Scholars Program $4,000 - $10,000
The Lyceum Scholars Program is America’s first and only university-based academic program dedicated to exploring the moral, political, and economic foundations of a free ...
Manuel Rios Memorial Scholarship $200
This scholarship is for students currently receiving a Board of Governor's Fee Waiver for the fall & spring academic year and a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher. They must be a full time ...
Marine Corps Historical Center Research Grants $400-$3000
Financial assistance for students offered through the Marine Corps Historical Center. Awarded to graduate students who have the ability to conduct advance study in those aspects of American ...
Nick and Helen Papanikolas Scholarship Varies
A scholarship designed to recruit and retain students from underrepresented populations and/or those who demonstrate experience with or commitment to working with diverse communities.
Richard A. Huberty Scholarship Varies
This scholarship was established for students majoring in history with a preference for those emphasizing American history and, in particular, who have a demonstrated interest on research and
Monthly University Scholarships $1,000
Sponsored: Open to High School students and adults looking to head back to school, current college students and anyone else looking to attend college or graduate school this year or in 2024.
Rubert Scholarship $1,000
Undergraduate History Majors; preference is given to those who have studied American and Texas History.
W. Turrentine Jackson Scholarship Varies
This scholarship is restricted to upper-division majors in the history department who have a demonstrated interest in the history of the United States.
Ward Allan Howe Varies
Undergraduate students studying American History who demonstrate financial need