Graduate Scholarship Information

Graduate Scholarships

Alumni Association Legacy Scholarship - To support current students who have had a parent, grandparent, or sibling graduate from the University. Students from all colleges are eligible to apply but a student may only receive the award one time during his or her academic experience at UD.

The Center For Thomas More Scholarship - $5,000 awarded annually.  For Braniff students with a proven interest in Thomas More's writings. 

The George S. Sturgeon Cybersecurity Scholarship Fund for Women - $1,500 to $3,000 awarded to eligible recipient(s). Currently Closed.


Scholarship Applications

These scholarships are not offered, or maintained, by the university. Please contact the scholarship organization with any questions about the scholarship or website. This list has been put together to help students start their scholarship search and does not include all outside scholarship opportunities.

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2019

$1,000 Corporate Culture Scholarship (Oct 1): elaborate on your ideal culture from your future employer. You should also include your personal background and how it’s related to the podcast episode above about the corporate culture at Zappos.com

$1,000 Pickleball Scholarship (Oct 10): Write 1200 words on the topic of "the importance of playing sport in daily life among all age groups" 

$1,000 KidGuard for Education Scholarship (Annually Oct 31): short essay related to awareness on issues such as: cyberbullying, online predators, teen suicide and childhood depression in the age of technology

$1,000 Mark Sherman Law Juvenile Justice Scholarship (Sept 30):  500-1,000 word essay describing a rehabilitative program the student would design for the purpose of supporting our youth and reducing jail times. 

$1,000 Anyplace Scholarship (Dec 1): Create a short video about a recent vacation experience. 

$500 Midway Dog Academy Scholarship (Dec 18): Students are required to submit a 1000 word essay about a pivoltal time in your life or about an experience that influenced your own personal development. 

$1,000 Students Affected by Cancer Scholarship (Dec 31): 500-1,000 words on how you experience with cancer has impacted your life, goals, and the way you live. 

$2,500 JJ Bender Scholarship (Dec 31): 1,000 word minimum essay explaining your education goals and plans after you graduate college. Must have a major in business or graphic design. 

$500 Pet Parents Scholarship (Dec 31): Write a 750 to 1000-word essay describing a significant experience in your life that influenced your personal development. 

$500 VIP Puppies Scholarship (Dec 31): Write an essay of 1000 words on our topic: “How Can Dog Breeders Encourage Responsible Pet Ownership?” 

$1,000 NCERT Books Scholarship (Dec 31): Write an essay of 1200+ words on the topic “Tips to Help your College Student stay on a Budget.”

$1,000 Helix Coffee Scholarship (Dec 31): Submit a 1200+ essay on the best gift ideas for coffee lovers. 

$3,000 Lakeview Health Scholarship (Dec 31): supply a 1,000 word essay regarding addiction and recovery. 

$1,000 Primitive Outpost Scholarship (Dec 31): Write an essay of 1200+ words on the topic “Some Indispensable Grooming Tips for Men"

$5,000 Vetern Hero Scholarship (Dec 31): Please submit an essay of 500 words asnwering: "What do you wish the American people better understood about military service or military families" Must be service member or have a family member in the service. 

$1,000 Kerri Castellini Women's Leadership Scholarship (Dec 31): Submit a 500-1000 word essay that tells your idea woman leader in the 21st century. Must be female. 

2020

$1,000 Rise Marketing Stem Scholarship (Aug 1, 2020): Must major in a STEM subject, fill out simple form. 

 

Other/Ongoing - See websites for details.

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Air Force ROTC or Army ROTC 

$1,500 Autolist Used Car to Dream Car Scholarship

Fulbright Scholarships - International Educational Exchange Program

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$1,500 (max) Quit Smoking Community Scholarship

$500 Theater Masks Bi-annual Scholarship

Wiley Accounting Student Scholarship Program: earn a $500 Cash Scholarship plus the Wiley CPAexcel Platinum Course with free shipping. 

 

 

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