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.

 

2019

$10,000 Rizio Liberty Lipinsky Lawyer Scholarship (May 1): Must be a current law student or attending law school in the 19/20 school year. 

$1,500 McKinney, Tucker, Lemel Scholarship (May 30): Has a drunk driver affected you or someone you know? How has it affected – or how could it affect – your own driving?

$500 Pretty Lightroom Presets Bi-Annual Scholarship (June and December 15): Compose a 800 to 1,000 word essay about Adobe Lightroom. 

 $1,000 Beauty and Wellness Scholarship (Mar 31, June 30, Sept 30): Write a 500 word essay on the importance of living a healthy lifestyle. 

$1,000 Hamilton Grant Giving Back Scholarship (June 30):  Provide a meaningful description of their experiences in community service and what giving back to their community means to them.

$1,000 Scholarship Program for Graphic & Web Design Excellence (May 15): Create a 5 variant logo design, 3 PSD Of Website Design” for the0 Sprakdesign logo.

$1,000 Youthist Scholarship (Aug 1): Share your perspective on racial diversity and its importance specifically within the beauty and fashion industries.

$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 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?” 

Other/Ongoing - See websites for details.

Accounting Scholarships via Accounting.com

Air Force ROTC or Army ROTC 

$1,500 Autolist Used Car to Dream Car Scholarship

$1,500 Barry's Tickets Scholarship

Fulbright Scholarships - International Educational Exchange Program

GI Bill Benefits Comparison ToolGoGrad.org MBA Scholarships and Resources Guide

900 MBA and Graduate Scholarships

$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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