College of Science and Health

The following scholarships are available to students in the College of Science and HealthPlease note that a link to an external website does not constitute an endorsement by William Paterson University. We encourage you to carefully read through all instructions before providing information to an external scholarship website. You should never be asked to provide confidential information such as a Social Security Number, or be asked to pay for a scholarship service.

This list is organized according to application period, with January deadlines at the top. Biannual and quarterly deadlines are listed at the bottom. While some deadlines may have passed, most scholarships renew annually. 

Annual Deadlines (January - December)

Mid-Atlantic Chapter, International Erosion Control Association (MAC-IECA) Collegiate Scholarship Award
Award: $3,000
Application Deadline: January 5th

The Barry Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Foundation
Award: up to $7,500 per year
Nomination Period: early September - late January

Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) Medical & Nursing Scholarships
Application Deadline: February 15th
Award(s): $2,000 - $5,000

Hispanic College Fund Scholarship Program
Award: $500 - $5,000
Application Deadline: February 15th

American Indian Science and Engineering Society (AISES) A.T. Anderson Memorial Scholarship
Award: $1,000 for undergraduate students; $2,000 for graduate students
Application Deadline: March 31st

National Black Nurses Association (NBNA) Scholarships
Award: $1,000 - $6,000
Application Deadline: April 15th

NJ Association of Conservation Districts Memorial Conservation Scholarship

Award: $1,500
Application Deadline: May 6th

The Governor’s STEM Scholars

Application Deadline: June 14th

Healthline & NORD Stronger Scholarship
Award: $5,000 each
Application Deadline: June 15th

MyBioSource Scholarship for "S.T.E.M." Majors
Award: $1,000
Application Deadline: June 28th

AfterCollege STEM Inclusion Scholarship 

Award: $500
Application Deadline: June 30th

Learner Education Women in Mathematics Scholarship

Award: $1,000
Application Deadline: August 1th

Pride in Diversity Scholarship

Award: $2,000

Application Deadline: October 11th

American Cancer Society's Doctoral Degree Scholarships in Cancer Nursing

Award: $15,000 
Application Deadline: October 15th

IJA Strategies Women in Technology Scholarship

Award: $1,000 
Application Deadline: November 15th

American Association of Physics Teachers (APPT) Barbara Lotze Scholarships for Future Teachers
Award: up to $2,000
Application Deadline: December 1st

Public Health Trailblazer Scholarship for Master of Public Health Students
Award: $1,000
Application Deadline: December 1st

Women Techmakers Scholars Program (formerly the Google Anita Borg Memorial Scholarship)
Award: $10,000 USD (American students) / $5,000 CAD (Canadian students)
Application Deadline: December 11th

The Jean-Pierre Ayala Scholarship

Award: $1,000
Application Deadline: December 15th

The Expert Institute's Healthcare & Life Sciences Scholarship
Award: $1,000
Application Deadline: December 31st

Biannual & Quarterly Deadlines

A Place for Mom’s Senior Wisdom Video Scholarship
Award: $1,000
Application Deadline: March 30th, June 30th, September 30th, December 31st

AfterCollege AACN Scholarship Fund

Award: $2,500
Application Deadline: March 31st, June 30th, September 30th, December 31st

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