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Top 50 Prestigious Scholarships in February 2024

Written by Zach Skillings

Zach Skillings is the Scholarships360 Newsletter Editor. He specializes in college admissions and strives to answer important questions about higher education. When he’s not contributing to Scholarships360, Zach writes about travel, music, film, and culture. His work has been published in Our State Magazine, Ladygunn Magazine, The Nocturnal Times, and The Lexington Dispatch. Zach graduated from Elon University with a degree in Cinema and Television Arts.

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Updated: February 23rd, 2024

While every scholarship is special, some are more distinguished than others. The most prestigious scholarships are extremely selective, but offer incredibly high award amounts. Our list contains both undergraduate and graduate scholarships for students based in the U.S. Read on to see if you find a good fit in one of these prestigious scholarships. Good luck!

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$10,000 “No Essay” Scholarship

This scholarship has been verified by the scholarship providing organization.

Offered by Scholarships360

Exclusive
1 award worth $10,000
Deadline Jun 30, 2024
Grade Level All Grade Levels

Offered by Scholarships360

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The Scholarships360 $10,000 “No Essay” Scholarship is open to all students who want some extra help paying for their education. Whether you are a high…Show More

The Scholarships360 $10,000 “No Essay” Scholarship is open to all students who want some extra help paying for their education. Whether you are a high…Show More

The Scholarships360 $10,000 “No Essay” Scholarship is open to all students who want some extra help paying for their education. Whether you are a high school student who hopes to go to college, a graduate student who’s in a master’s program, or an adult learner who wants to return to school, you are eligible for our no essay scholarship. This scholarship will be awarded to students who get the most out of Scholarships360 scholarships and content. You will be a strong applicant if you apply to scholarships with the Scholarships360 platform. Finalists for this scholarship will be interviewed about their process for funding their education.Show Less

1 award worth $10,000
Deadline Jun 30, 2024
Grade Level All Grade Levels
Apply

$2,000 Sallie Mae Scholarship

This scholarship has been verified by the scholarship providing organization.

Offered by Sallie Mae

Easy Application
1 award worth $2,000
Deadline Feb 29, 2024
Grade Level HS Upperclassmen, College & Graduate Students

Offered by Sallie Mae

Easy Application

Sallie Mae will award $2,000 each month to eligible entrants. No essay or account sign-ups, just a simple scholarship for those seeking help paying for…

Sallie Mae will award $2,000 each month to eligible entrants. No essay or account sign-ups, just a simple scholarship for those seeking help paying for…

Sallie Mae will award $2,000 each month to eligible entrants. No essay or account sign-ups, just a simple scholarship for those seeking help paying for school.

1 award worth $2,000
Deadline Feb 29, 2024
Grade Level HS Upperclassmen, College & Graduate Students
Apply

James Madison Graduate Fellowships

Offered by James Madison Memorial Fellowship Foundation

Multiple awards worth up to $12,000
Deadline Mar 1, 2024
Grade Level Graduate Students

Offered by James Madison Memorial Fellowship Foundation

Are you a graduate student planning to teach American history, government, or civics at the secondary school level? If so, consider applying for the James…Show More

Are you a graduate student planning to teach American history, government, or civics at the secondary school level? If so, consider applying for the James…Show More

Are you a graduate student planning to teach American history, government, or civics at the secondary school level? If so, consider applying for the James Madison Graduate Fellowships! The fellowships are open to students currently pursuing graduate degrees who are or plan on teaching American history, government, or civics to grades 7-12. The fellowships honor James Madison’s legacy and principles with the hopes that teachers will transmit these values and knowledge about the Constitution to their students. Recipients may earn up to $12,000 per year of academic study. For each year of funding received under the fellowship, each Fellow must teach American history, American government, or civics in grades 7-12 for one full year. If you are passionate about becoming an American history, government, or civics teacher for secondary school students, we encourage you to apply!Show Less

Multiple awards worth up to $12,000
Deadline Mar 1, 2024
Grade Level Graduate Students
Get Started

$40,000 BigFuture Scholarship

This scholarship has been verified by the scholarship providing organization.

Offered by The College Board

Easy Application
Multiple awards worth up to $40,000
Deadline Feb 29, 2024
Grade Level High School Sophomores, Juniors & Seniors

Offered by The College Board

Easy Application

Open to US-based high school students in the classes of 2024, 2025, and 2026 - no essay, no minimum GPA, and no citizenship requirements.

Open to US-based high school students in the classes of 2024, 2025, and 2026 - no essay, no minimum GPA, and no citizenship requirements.

Open to US-based high school students in the classes of 2024, 2025, and 2026 - no essay, no minimum GPA, and no citizenship requirements.

Multiple awards worth up to $40,000
Deadline Feb 29, 2024
Grade Level High School Sophomores, Juniors & Seniors
Apply

NASA/DESGC Undergraduate Tuition Awards

Offered by Delaware NASA Space Grant Consortium

Multiple awards worth up to $5,000
Deadline Mar 8, 2024
Grade Level College Students

Offered by Delaware NASA Space Grant Consortium

The NASA/DESGC Undergraduate Tuition Awards annually grants up to $5,000 per recipient to multiple highly qualified undergraduate students in the fields of science, technology, engineering,…Show More

The NASA/DESGC Undergraduate Tuition Awards annually grants up to $5,000 per recipient to multiple highly qualified undergraduate students in the fields of science, technology, engineering,…Show More

The NASA/DESGC Undergraduate Tuition Awards annually grants up to $5,000 per recipient to multiple highly qualified undergraduate students in the fields of science, technology, engineering, mathematics, and geography who are currently attending a DESGC Consortium institution. To apply, students must submit a statement describing their completed academic work and career plans indicating how they relate to NASA's mission to drive advances in science, technology, and exploration to enhance knowledge, education, innovation, economic vitality, and stewardship of the earth. If you're an undergraduate student pursuing a course of study in the fields of science, technology, engineering, mathematics, and geography at a DESGC Consortium institution, we encourage you to apply! Keep on reading to learn more.Show Less

Multiple awards worth up to $5,000
Deadline Mar 8, 2024
Grade Level College Students
Get Started

Niche $25,000 No Essay Scholarship

This scholarship has been verified by the scholarship providing organization.

Offered by Niche

Easy Application
1 award worth $25,000
Deadline Feb 29, 2024
Grade Level All Grade Levels

Offered by Niche

Easy Application

Easy scholarship open to all high school and college students, as well as anyone looking to attend college or graduate school in the next year.

Easy scholarship open to all high school and college students, as well as anyone looking to attend college or graduate school in the next year.

Easy scholarship open to all high school and college students, as well as anyone looking to attend college or graduate school in the next year.

1 award worth $25,000
Deadline Feb 29, 2024
Grade Level All Grade Levels
Apply

Questbridge College Prep Scholars Program

Offered by QuestBridge

Multiple awards worth Varies
Deadline Mar 20, 2024
Grade Level High School Junior

Offered by QuestBridge

Are you a college-bound, academically impressive high school junior in the U.S. from a low-income household (earning less than $65,000 annually for a household of…Show More

Are you a college-bound, academically impressive high school junior in the U.S. from a low-income household (earning less than $65,000 annually for a household of…Show More

Are you a college-bound, academically impressive high school junior in the U.S. from a low-income household (earning less than $65,000 annually for a household of four)? If so, consider applying for the Questbridge College Prep Scholars Program! Each year, the program selects academically outstanding applicants to receive some or all of the following: a full scholarship to a college summer program hosted by Emory, UChicago, Yale, etc., Quest for Excellence Awards (e.g. $1,000 for a new laptop or other resources), access to a QuestBridge National College Admissions Conference, access to a exclusive college essay workshop, campus visits or other opportunities from QuestBridge college partners, specialized guidance and resources for the college application process, and peer-to-peer support in an online community. If this sounds like a good opportunity for you, we encourage you to apply! Keep on reading to learn more.Show Less

Multiple awards worth Varies
Deadline Mar 20, 2024
Grade Level High School Junior
Get Started

Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship Program

Offered by Lilly Endowment Inc.

Multiple awards worth Full Ride
Deadline Varies
Grade Level College Students

Offered by Lilly Endowment Inc.

The Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship Program is an incredible, full-ride scholarship opportunity that is exclusively available to undergraduate Indiana residents who have graduated from an…Show More

The Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship Program is an incredible, full-ride scholarship opportunity that is exclusively available to undergraduate Indiana residents who have graduated from an…Show More

The Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship Program is an incredible, full-ride scholarship opportunity that is exclusively available to undergraduate Indiana residents who have graduated from an Indiana high school. More than just a scholarship, this program aims to elevate the educational standards in Indiana and promote the invaluable contributions of community foundations. As a Lilly Endowment Community Scholar, you'll be encouraged to connect with fellow scholars and state leaders, fostering collaboration to enhance the quality of life in Indiana. Don't miss out on this life-changing opportunity to pursue your dreams while making a positive impact on Indiana! Keep on reading to learn more.Show Less

Multiple awards worth Full Ride
Deadline Varies
Grade Level College Students
Get Started

$25k “Be Bold” No-Essay Scholarship

This scholarship has been verified by the scholarship providing organization.

Offered by Bold.org

Easy Application
1 award worth $25,000
Deadline Mar 1, 2024
Grade Level All Grade Levels

Offered by Bold.org

Easy Application

Open to high school students, college students, community college students, and graduate students.

Open to high school students, college students, community college students, and graduate students.

Open to high school students, college students, community college students, and graduate students.

1 award worth $25,000
Deadline Mar 1, 2024
Grade Level All Grade Levels
Apply

AIFS Generation Study Abroad Scholarships

Offered by American Institute For Foreign Study (AIFS)

Multiple awards worth $500 - $1,000
Deadline Triannual
Grade Level College Freshman

Offered by American Institute For Foreign Study (AIFS)

The AIFS Generation Study Abroad Scholarships' applicants must meet the minimum requirements for the program to which they are applying. Completed scholarship and program applications…Show More

The AIFS Generation Study Abroad Scholarships' applicants must meet the minimum requirements for the program to which they are applying. Completed scholarship and program applications…Show More

The AIFS Generation Study Abroad Scholarships' applicants must meet the minimum requirements for the program to which they are applying. Completed scholarship and program applications must be postmarked or sent via email by the deadlines posted on the scholarship website.Show Less

Multiple awards worth $500 - $1,000
Deadline Triannual
Grade Level College Freshman
Get Started

Project GO Scholarship

Offered by Project GO

Multiple awards worth Full Ride
Deadline Varies
Grade Level College & Graduate Students

Offered by Project GO

Are you an ROTC student who wants to improve your language skills, regional expertise, and intercultural communication skills? If so, consider applying for the Project…Show More

Are you an ROTC student who wants to improve your language skills, regional expertise, and intercultural communication skills? If so, consider applying for the Project…Show More

Are you an ROTC student who wants to improve your language skills, regional expertise, and intercultural communication skills? If so, consider applying for the Project GO Scholarship! The Project GO Scholarship is open to ROTC (Reserve Officers' Training Corps) and PLC (Marine Platoon Leaders Class) students planning to improve their language skills, regional expertise, and intercultural communication skills. Applicants must also be willing to remain in ROTC or PLC for the duration of their program. The scholarship is sponsored by the Defense Language and National Security Education Office (DLNSEO), a branch of the U.S. Department of Defense that provides strategic direction, supports policy development, and provides oversight for the Military Departments and Defense Agencies on present and future requirements related to language, regional expertise, and culture. The DLNSEO also offers a portfolio of programs that provide language support for the Department. Recipients of the DLNSEO's Project GO Scholarship are awarded the full expenses to cover living costs and accommodations for their program. If you’re an ROTC or PLC member passionate about intercultural communication, we encourage you to apply!Show Less

Multiple awards worth Full Ride
Deadline Varies
Grade Level College & Graduate Students
Get Started

$10,000 CollegeXpress Scholarship

This scholarship has been verified by the scholarship providing organization.

Offered by CollegeXpress

Easy Application
1 award worth $10,000
Deadline May 1, 2024
Grade Level High School Students

Offered by CollegeXpress

Easy Application

Annual $10k scholarship from CollegeXpress open to all high school students.

Annual $10k scholarship from CollegeXpress open to all high school students.

Annual $10k scholarship from CollegeXpress open to all high school students.

1 award worth $10,000
Deadline May 1, 2024
Grade Level High School Students
Apply

Foreign Fulbright Student Program

Offered by U.S. Department of State

Multiple awards worth Varies
Deadline Varies
Grade Level Graduate Students

Offered by U.S. Department of State

Are you an international student interested in studying and conducting research in the United States? If so, consider applying for the Foreign Fulbright Student Program!…Show More

Are you an international student interested in studying and conducting research in the United States? If so, consider applying for the Foreign Fulbright Student Program!…Show More

Are you an international student interested in studying and conducting research in the United States? If so, consider applying for the Foreign Fulbright Student Program! The program is open to young students, artists, and professionals from outside the U.S. looking to pursue their graduate degrees or conduct research at a university in the U.S. To find out if your country offers the program, check out this list of nations with FTLA programs. The program is jointly offered by the U.S. Department of State and Fulbright, an international educational exchange program that hopes to serve as a "catalyst for peace and an interconnected world". It offers international graduate students, young professionals, and artists opportunities to study, conduct research, or teach their native language in the U.S. through merit-based grants. If you are interested in studying, conducting research, or teaching in the U.S., we encourage you to apply!Show Less

Multiple awards worth Varies
Deadline Varies
Grade Level Graduate Students
Get Started

Forté MBA Fellowships

Offered by Forte Foundation

Multiple awards worth Varies
Deadline Varies
Grade Level Graduate Students

Offered by Forte Foundation

Are you a female student considering an MBA and looking for resources to fund your education? If so, consider applying for the Forté MBA Fellowships!…Show More

Are you a female student considering an MBA and looking for resources to fund your education? If so, consider applying for the Forté MBA Fellowships!…Show More

Are you a female student considering an MBA and looking for resources to fund your education? If so, consider applying for the Forté MBA Fellowships! The Forté MBA Fellowships are open to female students enrolled in MBA programs at any Forté partner school. The scholarship is funded by Forté, an organization that launches women into fulfilling careers through access to business education and to a community of determined, successful women. Their Forté Fellowships are prestigious awards recognized within the business school community that exhibit recipients' exemplary leadership, diverse backgrounds, and commitment to advancing women in business. Each year, the fellowship provides awards of varying amounts to help lucky MBA students pay for their educational expenses. If you’re an aspiring MBA student looking for help to pay off your education, we encourage you to apply to a Forté partner school! Once accepted, you will be considered for the Forté MBA Fellowships.Show Less

Multiple awards worth Varies
Deadline Varies
Grade Level Graduate Students
Get Started

$1,000 Appily Easy College Money Scholarship

This scholarship has been verified by the scholarship providing organization.

Offered by Appily

Easy Application
Monthly awards worth $1,000
Deadline Feb 29, 2024
Grade Level High School Freshman, High School Sophomore, High School Junior, College Freshman & College Sophomore

Offered by Appily

Easy Application

This easy scholarship from Appily is open to U.S. high school students (Class of 2025, 2026, 2027) and college transfer students. One scholarship will be…Show More

This easy scholarship from Appily is open to U.S. high school students (Class of 2025, 2026, 2027) and college transfer students. One scholarship will be…Show More

This easy scholarship from Appily is open to U.S. high school students (Class of 2025, 2026, 2027) and college transfer students. One scholarship will be awarded each month.Show Less

Monthly awards worth $1,000
Deadline Feb 29, 2024
Grade Level High School Freshman, High School Sophomore, High School Junior, College Freshman & College Sophomore
Apply

United States Senate Youth Program Scholarship

This scholarship has been verified by the scholarship providing organization.

Offered by United States Senate Youth Program

Multiple awards worth $10,000
Deadline Varies
Grade Level High School Juniors & Seniors

Offered by United States Senate Youth Program

Are you a rising high school junior or senior who holds a leadership role within your school's government or honors society? If so, consider applying…Show More

Are you a rising high school junior or senior who holds a leadership role within your school's government or honors society? If so, consider applying…Show More

Are you a rising high school junior or senior who holds a leadership role within your school's government or honors society? If so, consider applying for the United States Senate Youth Program Scholarship! Each year, the program offers two students per state a $10,000 scholarship. In addition to the monetary award, winners receive the opportunity to participate in Washington Week. This is a mandatory week-long stay in Washington, D.C. in which you will be able to partake and witness meetings with the Senate leaders, Supreme Court justices, many other important officials, and even the U.S. President! In order to apply, you must contact either your high school principal, counselor, history teacher, or state selection contact to receive an application. This is an amazing opportunity to get a behind-the-scenes experience in Washington D.C. and earn a college scholarship, particularly for students interested in pursuing a career in government and/or politics. With that said, if you’re interested, we encourage you to apply!Show Less

Multiple awards worth $10,000
Deadline Varies
Grade Level High School Juniors & Seniors
Get Started

The Beinecke Scholarship Program

Offered by The Sperry Fund

Multiple awards worth $35,000
Expected deadline February 2025
Grade Level College Junior

Offered by The Sperry Fund

Are you an exceptional and motivated college junior who hopes to complete a graduate degree in the Arts, Humanities, or Social Sciences? If so, consider…Show More

Are you an exceptional and motivated college junior who hopes to complete a graduate degree in the Arts, Humanities, or Social Sciences? If so, consider…Show More

Are you an exceptional and motivated college junior who hopes to complete a graduate degree in the Arts, Humanities, or Social Sciences? If so, consider applying for the Beinecke Scholarship Program! The scholarship is funded by The Sperry and Hutchinson Company, an organization led by the Beinecke brothers who shared a deep affection and interest in leading a company that set the pace for corporate philanthropy. To honor Edwin, Frederick, and Walter Beinecke, the board of Directors of The Sperry and Hutchinson Company created this scholarship in 1971 to provide financial support and to encourage exceptional young students to pursue opportunities available to them in the field of arts, humanities, and the social sciences. Each chosen scholar will receive $5,000 immediately prior to entering graduate school and an additional $30,000 while attending graduate school. If you’re passionate about completing a graduate degree in the arts or social sciences and are looking for some help to fund your graduate study, we encourage you to apply!Show Less

Multiple awards worth $35,000
Expected deadline February 2025
Grade Level College Junior
Get Started

$5,000 Christian Connector Scholarship

This scholarship has been verified by the scholarship providing organization.

Offered by Christian Connector

Easy Application
1 award worth $5,000
Deadline May 31, 2024
Grade Level High School Freshmen, Sophomores & Juniors

Offered by Christian Connector

Easy Application

Students applying to the $5,000 Christian Connector Scholarship must be current high school students (Class of 2025, 2026, or 2027) interested in attending a Christian…

Students applying to the $5,000 Christian Connector Scholarship must be current high school students (Class of 2025, 2026, or 2027) interested in attending a Christian…

Students applying to the $5,000 Christian Connector Scholarship must be current high school students (Class of 2025, 2026, or 2027) interested in attending a Christian university or college.

1 award worth $5,000
Deadline May 31, 2024
Grade Level High School Freshmen, Sophomores & Juniors
Apply

Harry S Truman Scholarship

Offered by The Harry S. Truman Scholarship Foundation

Multiple awards worth up to $30,000
Expected deadline February 2025
Grade Level College Junior

Offered by The Harry S. Truman Scholarship Foundation

Are you passionate about public service? If so, you should consider applying for the Harry S. Truman scholarship! This scholarship is open to college juniors…Show More

Are you passionate about public service? If so, you should consider applying for the Harry S. Truman scholarship! This scholarship is open to college juniors…Show More

Are you passionate about public service? If so, you should consider applying for the Harry S. Truman scholarship! This scholarship is open to college juniors who plan to attend graduate school in pursuit of a public service career. The scholarship is funded by the Truman Foundation, an organization dedicated to fostering the future of public service leadership in the U.S. Many scholarship recipients have gone on to serve in public office, as prosecutors and public defenders, as leaders of non-profit organizations, and as educators. The foundation awards roughly 60 scholarships per year. If you’re passionate about serving your community and you have a strong record of campus and community involvement, we encourage you to apply!Show Less

Multiple awards worth up to $30,000
Expected deadline February 2025
Grade Level College Junior
Get Started

Barry Goldwater Scholarship 

Offered by The Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Foundation

Multiple awards worth up to $7,500
Expected deadline January 2025
Grade Level College Sophomores & Juniors

Offered by The Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Foundation

Are you a current college student interested in pursuing a research career in a STEM field? If so, consider applying for the Barry Goldwater Scholarship!…Show More

Are you a current college student interested in pursuing a research career in a STEM field? If so, consider applying for the Barry Goldwater Scholarship!…Show More

Are you a current college student interested in pursuing a research career in a STEM field? If so, consider applying for the Barry Goldwater Scholarship! The scholarship is open to nominated applicants who are college sophomores or juniors studying and conducting research in a STEM field. The Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Foundation offers scholarships to STEM students across the country to help ensure that the U.S. is producing enough "highly-qualified professionals" in these critical fields. This particular scholarship serves as a memorial for Barry Goldwater, a former air force officer and senator for 30 years. Recipients of the scholarship receive up to $7,500 to help pay for tuition, fees, books, and room and board. If you are a STEM major passionate about a future research career, we encourage you to apply! Bear in mind that this scholarship runs from the first Tuesday in September to the last Friday in January, every year.Show Less

Multiple awards worth up to $7,500
Expected deadline January 2025
Grade Level College Sophomores & Juniors
Get Started
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How to win prestigious scholarships

If you’re looking into the most prestigious scholarship opportunities, you probably have been successful throughout high school. Odds are you have good grades and test scores that should help you to qualify for these opportunities. That’s great news, but remember, it’s only one part of the application. We’ve put together some tips to help you succeed in the other aspects of prestigious scholarship applications.

Remember, grades aren’t everything

When you submit your application, odds are that your transcript and/or GPA will be included in it. If you have a strong GPA, this is great news for your application. But remember – your GPA speaks for itself; use the rest of your application to highlight the other great things about you.

Try sitting down and making a list of all the things you’re proud of that you’ve accomplished. The accomplishments can range in formality, from winning an academic award to helping teach your younger sibling to read. Make use of this information to highlight your value beyond the number listed in your transcript! Many students earn great grades and test scores; you have to use your application to showcase what makes you unique.

Also see: What is a presidential scholarship?

Do your research

One great way to craft a successful scholarship application is to do some research on the mission of the organization offering the scholarship. Tailor each application to the organization you’re applying to. You don’t have to reinvent the wheel each time, but even some minor tweaks to your resume and essays can help make you stand out to the reviewer.

For example, if an organization focuses on working with youth, you should use your essay to discuss the time you volunteered at a summer camp rather than your winning science fair project. Showing that your interests align with theirs is always a great idea.

Apply far and wide

It’s extremely difficult to earn a prestigious scholarship; by nature, they are some of the hardest opportunities to earn out there. Even with a great application, stellar grades, and great test scores, odds are you’ll be rejected by more than a few opportunities.

Remember – a lot of the application process comes down to luck. You could write the best application in the world, but if the reviewer is having a bad day or not paying attention when they read it, you might not make it. On the flipside, if you write about an experience working as a cashier for a summer and your reviewer did the same thing in high school, they might champion your application and ensure you receive the scholarship.

You miss every shot you don’t take, and you lose every scholarship you don’t apply for! The more often you apply, the higher chance there is that you’ll win one of these prestigious scholarships. And don’t let the rejections get you down; the best thing to do is always to go out and keep trying.

Write great essays

Scholarship essays are a very particular form of writing, and it’s worthwhile to accustom yourself to this style in order to write effectively. We’ve put together guides on how to write an essay about yourself and how to start a scholarship essay to help you out. Here are a few additional guides that should come in handy:

Frequently asked questions about prestigious scholarships

What GPA do I need to win a prestigious scholarship?

There is no set GPA needed to win a prestigious scholarship. Each opportunity sets its own limits, and many have no formal GPA limit. Check out our list to browse your options!

Where can I find the most prestigious scholarships?

Our list compiles many of the most valuable prestigious scholarships. Also be sure to check in with your high school counselor to see if there are any local scholarships worth applying for!

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