Need Money for College? These 57+ March Scholarships Can Help

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A List of Helpful Scholarships for March

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Paying for college on your own is a real struggle.

But thankfully:

The year is just getting started. There are still countless opportunities to win money to cover school expenses.

Get ready for spring by marking some of these March scholarships on your calendar.

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Scholarships With March Deadlines


1. BTSADV Angel Scholarship
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Deadline: March 1, 2021
Award Amount: $250 – $2,200
Eligibility: Open to students who have a minimum of 2.0 GPA, have personally been affected by domestic violence, and have financial need. Applicants must be attending college in Fall 2021 & Spring 2021. Academic Program could be community college, higher learning, vocational, trade, Masters, PhD Program, etc.

2. Cancer Survivors’ Fund
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Deadline: March 1, 2021 (applications open starting February 3rd)
Award Amount: Varies
Eligibility: The applicant must be a cancer survivor or currently diagnosed with cancer, and does not have to be receiving treatment to qualify. Must be enrolled in or accepted for enrollment in an accredited undergraduate school.

3. META Foundation Scholarships
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Deadline: March 1, 2021 (applications open in late February)
Award Amount: $2,000 – $6,000
Eligibility: Applicants must be of Hispanic origin and must be graduating (or have graduated) from a high school in Southern California. Must be applying, accepted or enrolled at an accredited institution of higher education as a full-time undergraduate student. Students enrolled in community or junior colleges are also eligible to apply provided they intend to enroll in a four-year accredited institution and plan to complete a bachelor’s degree.

4. ACS Scholars Program
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Deadline: March 1, 2021
Award Amount: $2,500 – $5,000
Eligibility: Applicants must be African-American/Black, Hispanic/Latino, or American Indian and a graduating high school senior or college freshman, sophomore or junior. Seniors can apply for their fifth year. Intend to major or already major in chemistry, biochemistry, chemical engineering, chemical technology, or another chemistry-related science AND plan to pursue a career in a chemistry-related science as well. Must have a 3.0 GPA or higher.

5. James Madison Graduate Fellowships
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Deadline: March 1, 2021
Award Amount: $24,000
Eligibility: Open to individuals desiring to become outstanding teachers of the American Constitution at the secondary school level.

6. Cure Childhood Cancer Scholarship
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Deadline: March 1, 2021
Award Amount: $1,000
Eligibility: Open to student currently enrolled in or accepted into an accredited undergraduate program. Must have a minimum GPA of 2.8.

7. (ISC)² Graduate Scholarships
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Deadline: March 2, 2021
Award Amount: $1,000 – $5,000
Eligibility: Must be pursuing, or plan to pursue, a degree with a focus on cybersecurity or information assurance. Must be pursuing a Master’s Degree program or doctoral studies and have a minimum GPA of 3.5.

8. Create-A-Greeting-Card $10,000 Scholarship
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Deadline: March 2, 2021
Award Amount: $10,000
Eligibility: Open to all high school, college and university students enrolled
during the time period of the contest in an academic program designed to
conclude with the awarding of a diploma or a degree. Applicants must be 14 years of age or older at the time of entry.

9. Natalya Beneschott Scholarship for Medical School Students
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Deadline: March 2, 2021
Award Amount: $1,000
Eligibility: Applicant must a graduate student pursuing a degree in one of these medical specialties: Pediatrics, Family medicine, Internal medicine, Rheumatology, Neurology, Nephrology, Ob-gyn.

10. Greenfield Peace Writing Scholarship
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Deadline: March 2, 2021
Award Amount: $500 – $1,000
Eligibility: Open to Oregon high school juniors and seniors.

11. Cancer Unwrapped Writing Contest – Washington State
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Deadline: March 3, 2021
Award Amount: $1,000
Eligibility: Open to high school students who are residents of Washington State.

12. Cancer Unwrapped Writing Contest – National
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Deadline: March 3, 2021
Award Amount: $500
Eligibility: Open to high school students residing in the United States.

13. Alvaro L. Martins Scholarship Program
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Deadline: March 8, 2021
Award Amount: $5,000 – $8,000
Eligibility: Open to high achieving undergraduate black male students attending one of the nation’s top Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs). Must have a 3.2 GPA or higher.

14. Ann Fudge Scholarship Program
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Deadline: March 8, 2021
Award Amount: $5,000 – $8,000
Eligibility: Open to high achieving undergraduate black female students attending one of the nation’s top Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs). Must have a 3.2 GPA or higher.

15. Award for Excellence in Business Commentary Scholarship Program
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Deadline: March 8, 2021
Award Amount: $4,000 – $12,000
Eligibility: Open to high achieving undergraduate black students attending a four-year college or university. Must have a 3.2 GPA or higher.

16. Praxair Engineers of Tomorrow Scholarship Program
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Deadline: March 8, 2021
Award Amount: $12,000
Eligibility: Open to high achieving undergraduate black students attending a four-year college or university and and pursuing a mechanical or chemical engineering degree. Must have a 3.0 GPA or higher.

17. Nationwide’s Future Leaders Scholarship Program
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Deadline: March 8, 2021
Award Amount: $12,000
Eligibility: Open to high achieving undergraduate black students who are pursuing degrees in business, insurance and risk management, or a related field. Must have a 3.5 GPA or higher.

18. America’s 911 Foundation Scholarship
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Deadline: March 9, 2021
Award Amount: $2,000
Eligibility: Applicants must be, or have a parent who is, an active duty first responder.

19. A-1 Auto Transport Annual Scholarship
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Deadline: March 10, 2021
Award Amount: $250 – $1,000
Eligibility: Open to current, full-time, part-time students of an accredited or non-accredited institute, truck driving school or other logistics program. Must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0.

20. Tidewater Builders Association Scholarship Foundation
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Deadline: March 10, 2021
Award Amount: $5,000
Eligibility: Must be a Virginia high school senior residing in Chesapeake, Franklin, Norfolk, Portsmouth, Suffolk, Virginia Beach, Eastern Shore of Virginia, Southampton County, Hampton, Newport News, Williamsburg, and the counties of Gloucester, Isle of Wight, James City, Mathews and York. Must pursue a four-year degree beginning in the fall immediately following your high school graduation.

21. Lockheed Martin STEM Scholarship
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Deadline: March 12, 2021
Award Amount: $10,000
Eligibility: Applicant be a current high school senior or current college freshman or sophomore with a minimum GPA of 2.5. Must be plan to enroll full-time at a four-year college or university and must have a STEM major.

22. UWF Scholarships
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Deadline: March 13, 2021
Award Amount: $2,500 – $11,000
Eligibility: Open to women from East Jefferson County, WA. Multiple awards available, different requirements apply to each one.

23. Joseph James Morelli Legacy Foundation Scholarship
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Deadline: March 13, 2021
Award Amount: $500 – $2,500
Eligibility: Must be either a high school student or a post-high school student attending an accredited undergraduate school or technical school in the United States in the Fall of 2021. Must be pursuing a degree in a STEM field. Must have a demonstrated learning challenge (disability) of dyslexia, dysgraphia and/or dyscalculia.

24. SPWP Scholarship
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Deadline: March 13, 2021
Award Amount: $1,000 – $10,000
Eligibility: Must be a female high-school senior in the Houston area (55 mile radius of downtown Houston). Must plan to attend a Texas College or University and be enrolled when scholarship funds are awarded.

25. Education First Scholarships
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Deadline: March 13, 2021
Award Amount: $7,500
Eligibility: Applicant must be a high school senior at a participating school in following cities: Austin, Boston, Denver, Los Angeles, Portland, San Diego, San Francisco, or Seattle.

26. [email protected] Scholars Program
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Deadline: March 13, 2021
Award Amount: up to $15,000
Eligibility: Applicant must be a current undergraduate student entering their sophomore, junior or senior year in the upcoming academic school year OR undergraduate senior accepted into a master’s program OR current master’s student. Planning to enroll on a full-time basis in a California, public four-year college/university. Declared STEM major and minimum 3.0 GPA.

27. ScholarshipPoints Scholarship
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Deadline: March 13, 2021
Award Amount: $10,000
Eligibility: Applicant must be a high school senior at a participating school in following cities: Austin, Boston, Denver, Los Angeles, Portland, San Diego, San Francisco, or Seattle.

28. VIP Voice $1,000 Sweepstakes
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Deadline: June 14, 2021
Award Amount: $1,000
Eligibility: Open to VIP Voice members 13 years of age or older who are residents of Canada, the United States and District of Columbia. Must confirm registration to be automatically entered.

29. Daughters of Cincinnati Scholarships
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Deadline: March 15, 2021
Award Amount: $16,000 – $20,000
Eligibility: Awarded to daughters of career commissioned officers in the United States armed services. Must be a high school senior.

30. The Rafi Law Firm Golden Gavel Scholarship
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Deadline: March 15, 2021
Award Amount: $1,000
Eligibility: Applicants must be a junior or senior in high school who has been admitted to a trade school, college, or university OR be currently enrolled in a trade school, college, or university. Minimum GPA 2.8.

31. NIH Undergraduate Scholarship Program
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Deadline: March 15, 2021
Award Amount: up to $20,000
Eligibility: Must be enrolled or accepted for enrollment as a full-time student at an accredited 4-year undergraduate institution. Must have a GPA of 3.3. or higher and have ‘exceptional financial need’ as certified by your undergraduate institution financial aid office.

32. The RBPA Scholarship
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Deadline: March 20, 2021
Award Amount: up to $3,000
Eligibility: Open to undergraduate and graduate applicants with residency within the New England area. Must be entering an accredited institution of higher learning no later than the following fall semester from the award year.

33. Carolyn Hines Memorial Scholarship
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Deadline: March 20, 2021
Award Amount: $1,000
Eligibility: Must be a high school senior with a minimum 3.0 GPA and acceptance to a university, college or trade school leading to a diploma or trade certification. Must also demonstrate rifle or pistol marksmanship competition experience.

34. Mattress Advisor’s Sleep Science Scholarship
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Deadline: March 20, 2021
Award Amount: $1,000
Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled, or due to be enrolled, as a full-time student at an accredited US college or university for the semester that they are applying to receive the scholarship. Domestic, international, online and undocumented students are welcome to apply.

35. Innovation Education Scholarship
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Deadline: March 20, 2021
Award Amount: $500
Eligibility: Must currently be enrolled as a high school or college/university student within the United States or Canada.

36. Walker Williams Wilson Scholarship
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Deadline: March 21, 2021
Award Amount: Tuition
Eligibility: Open to African-American males. Must be a high school senior or current full-time college student with enrollment at a Historically Black College or University. GPA 3.0 or higher.

37. Minority Women in STEM Bi-Annual Scholarship
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Deadline: March 22, 2021
Award Amount: $3,000
Eligibility: Open to women-identifying students from backgrounds underrepresented in STEM industries. Applicants must currently be enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program at a 4-year, 2-year, vocational, or technical institution in the United States. Women must either be majoring in a STEM field or be actively engaged in personal projects or jobs in the STEM field to apply.

38. Financial Women of San Francisco Scholarship
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Deadline: March 22, 2021
Award Amount: $10,000 – $15,000
Eligibility: Open to women pursuing undergraduate and graduate finance related degrees. Must be enrolled at a college or university in the Bay Area (CA).

39. One Move Ahead Chess Scholarship
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Deadline: March 23, 2021
Award Amount: $1,000
Eligibility: Open to students who play chess at any level.

40. Brittany Bowers Beauty & Brains Scholarship
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Deadline: March 25, 2021
Award Amount: $1,500
Eligibility: Applicant must be: a minority female, a high school senior with a 2.8 minimum GPA, and accepted into a 4 year college. Must be attending high school in Davidson, Rutherford, Sumner, Williamson, and Wilson Counties (TN).

41. The DYMON Scholarship
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Deadline: March 25, 2021
Award Amount: $1,500
Eligibility: Applicant must be: a minority female or male, a high school senior with a 2.8 minimum GPA, and accepted into a 4 year college. Must be attending high school in Davidson, Rutherford, Sumner, Williamson, and Wilson Counties (TN).

42. Great Outdoors Wilderness Education Scholarship
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Deadline: March 25, 2021
Award Amount: $1,000
Eligibility: Open to undergraduate and graduate level students with a passion for the outdoors.

43. The Flag House Scholarship Award and Essay Contest
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Deadline: March 27, 2021
Award Amount: $1,812
Eligibility: Open for submissions from Maryland high school seniors.

44. CFSF Scholarships
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Deadline: March 27, 2021
Award Amount: $1,000
Eligibility: Open to young adults with cystic fibrosis who want to further their education at a college or vocational school.

45. High School Social Leaders Bi-Annual Scholarship
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Deadline: March 28, 2021
Award Amount: $1,000
Eligibility: Open to any high school students who plan on pursuing higher education.

46. Goldman Sachs MBA Fellowship
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Deadline: March 29, 2021
Award Amount: $35,000 + $40,000 upon completion of the summer internship
Eligibility: First-year MBA students; Pursuing a 2021 Summer Associate position at Goldman Sachs; Black, Hispanic/Latino, Native American or women.

47. You Deserve It Scholarship
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Deadline: March 29, 2021
Award Amount: $1,000
Eligibility: Must be at least 16 years of age and a resident of any of the 50 United States, District of Columbia or US Territories (except for Rhode Island and Michigan). Additionally, you must either be enrolled now, or will be enrolled within three months of applying for the scholarship, in a qualified high school, college or university within the United States.

48. Katie Higgins Memorial Scholarship
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Deadline: March 29, 2021
Award Amount: $2,000
Eligibility: Must be a resident of Virginia and born with a cleft and must be registered to attend an accredited post-secondary educational institution.

49. MyMozaic Monthly Scholarship Contest
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Deadline: March 31, 2021
Award Amount: $1,000
Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens or are lawfully living in the United States and must be 13 years of age or older on the date of their entry. Selection is based on the quality of students’ MyMozaic profile.

50. The Arthritis Champions Scholarship
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Deadline: March 31, 2021
Award Amount: $5,000 per year
Eligibility: Must be diagnosed with rheumatic disease; classified as an undergraduate, graduate, or medical student at an accredited college or University; and an engaged Arthritis Foundation advocate, fundraiser, participant, volunteer, and/or supporter.

51. Recent Immigrant Scholarship
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Deadline: March 31, 2021
Award Amount: $1,000
Eligibility: Open to any high school student who immigrated to the United States on or after January 1, 2010 and plans to live & work here.

52. Hearthstone Housing Foundation Scholarship Fund
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Deadline: March 31, 2021
Award Amount: $500 – $5,000
Eligibility: Be from a low-income household or demonstrate financial need; Be 15-25 years of age as of 3/31/2021; be a resident of a Hearthstone Housing Foundation property or country (more info); be a full-time high school or undergraduate student attending a college, university, or vocational school​; and have a minimum 3.0 GPA.

53. Elevate Women in Technology Scholarship
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Deadline: March 31, 2021
Award Amount: $500
Eligibility: Must a woman pursuing a career in technology.

54. Superpower Scholarship
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Deadline: March 31, 2021
Award Amount: $2,500
Eligibility: Must be age 13 years or older and currently enrolled (or enroll no later than the fall of 2026) in an accredited post-secondary institution of higher education.

55. Legacy of Life Scholarship
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Deadline: March 31, 2021
Award Amount: $1,000 – $5,000
Eligibility: Entrants must be a current high school senior who both resides and attends high school, or is home schooled, in one of the following locations:
Northern Virginia; Maryland; and the District of Columbia; and plan to attend a college, university or community college in the 2021 fall semester.

56. Side Hustlin’ Student Scholarship Opportunity
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Deadline: March 31, 2021
Award Amount: $1,000 – $2,500
Eligibility: Applicants must either be enrolled or actively applying for enrollment to an undergraduate or graduate program.​ Students at technical, community, and four-year colleges are welcome to apply.

57. Elevate Mental Health Awareness Scholarship
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Deadline: March 31, 2021
Award Amount: $750
Eligibility: Open to students of all education levels.

58. Longevity Scholarship
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Deadline: March 31, 2021
Award Amount: $1,000
Eligibility: Open to undergraduate and graduate students doing longevity research (current or future).


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Conclusions on March Scholarship Deadlines

So that’s the list of the best scholarships for March 2021. 

I hope you found the information helpful. Now it’s just up to you to get in those applications!

Do you qualify for many this month?

 

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