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Top 254 Scholarships for Fall in 2023
Fall is one of the busiest times of the year for students. After all, fall is the season when school starts which means classes, homework, sports, and other activities. For students who are high school seniors, the fall also means that college admissions and scholarship deadlines are just around the corner.
For all students, fall is a great opportunity to get into the habit of applying for scholarships. Every single dollar that you earn through scholarships is a dollar that you don’t have to pay in tuition, room, or board. This can lead to big savings if you were planning on taking out student loans (because it means that you eliminate your debt and student loan interest).
Jump ahead to…
- Top scholarships for fall
- How to win fall scholarships
- Frequently asked questions
- Additional scholarships to explore
Top 249 Scholarships for Fall in 2023
The Scholarships360 Research Team reviews all scholarships individually and strives to exclude any scholarship where any of the below applies:
- The scholarship requires a fee to apply
- The scholarship requires paid membership in an organization (with certain exceptions for reputable trade organizations and others)
- Student are required to sign up for a site or service to apply*
- The scholarship seems primarily used for lead generation** or idea harvesting purposes***
- The scholarship website has many grammatical errors and/or advertisements
- The scholarship or scholarship providing organization seem untrustworthy
- There is no evidence the scholarship was previously awarded
- The scholarship has not been awarded in the past 12 months
- There is no available contact information
If you believe a scholarship has been published in error, please reach out to [email protected] and we’ll take a look!
* There are certain exceptions to this, for example if the sponsoring organization is a major corporation or nonprofit with its own scholarship application system.
** Lead generation scholarships will require students to sign up for an app or website and require minimal (if any) application requirements.
***Idea harvesting scholarships will require students to submit blog posts or other materials that companies may use for marketing purposes.
Minority/Women in STEM Scholarship
Open to any BIPOC and/or female high school senior or undergraduate who is a first-generation, low-income student interested in STEM.
Gourmet Foods International Culinary Scholarship
Open to current and future students pursuing careers in culinary arts or food science.
Mental Health Importance Scholarship
The Pettable Mental Health Importance Scholarship aims to increase awareness of college students' mental health. It recognizes that taking care of one's mental well-being is crucial to academic success. College…
Godi Arts Scholarship
Introducing the Godi Arts Scholarship! Mark Godi, who sponsors the scholarship, believe that every student deserves the chance to pursue their artistic passions, but rising college costs can make that…
Sharen and Mila Kohute Scholarship
The Sharen and Mila Kohute Scholarship is a beacon of hope for first-generation female students who face unique obstacles when pursuing higher education. This scholarship honors the memory of Mila…
Elevate Women in Technology Scholarship
The tech industry is in dire need of more women. The Elevate Women in Technology Scholarship aims to change that by supporting the next generation of female leaders. This scholarship…
Elevate Mental Health Awareness Scholarship
Introducing the Elevate Mental Health Awareness Scholarship, a tribute to Sheri Rosser, a remarkable woman who inspired her son, Calvin Rosser, to champion mental health. This scholarship aims to raise…
“A Daring Path” No-Essay Scholarship
Embark on "A Daring Path" with Calvin Rosser's No-Essay Scholarship! Don't let fear hold you back from living your best life. He believes in supporting those who are bold enough…
Kate Szuberla Jauch Scholarship
The Kate Szuberla Jauch Scholarship is a tribute to a remarkable woman who left a lasting impact on the world. Kate was a compassionate and courageous educator who used her…
Regeneron Science Talent Search
The Regeneron Science Talent Search (Regeneron STS) is a prestigious science and mathematics competition for high school seniors, providing an important forum for original research that is recognized and reviewed…Show More
Ayn Rand Institute Novel Essay Contest (Atlas Shrugged)
Are you a high school senior, undergraduate, or graduate student with a passion for reading, writing, and Atlas Shrugged by Ayn Rand? If so, we may just have the perfect…Show More
Ron Brown Scholarship
Are you a Black or African American U.S. citizen or permanent resident who is currently a high school senior? Furthermore, are you planning on soon attending college and have an…Show More
Patriot’s Pen Youth Essay Contest
The Patriot’s Pen Youth Essay Contest is funded by the Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW), an organization that looks to foster camaraderie among United States veterans of overseas conflicts, serve…Show More
Zombie Apocalypse Scholarship
Are you a big fan of The Walking Dead, or maybe Z Nation? Ever thought about what you would do in the case of a zombie apocalypse? If so, we…Show More
$10,000 “No Essay” Scholarship
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…Show More
$2,000 Nitro College Scholarship – No Essay
Easy scholarship from Nitro College open to all high school, college, community and graduate students.
Niche $15,000 No Essay Scholarship
Open to all high school and college students, as well as anyone looking to attend college or graduate school in the next year.
US Bank Student Scholarship
The US Bank Student Scholarship is funded by U.S. Bank, a banking institution that works to meet its customers’ business and personal banking needs through a wide array of competitive…Show More
College JumpStart Scholarship
Are you a high-achieving student academically? You might consider applying for the College JumpStart Scholarship! The College JumpStart Scholarship is open to students in grades 10 to 12, as well…Show More
Coca Cola Scholars Program Scholarship
Are you a college-bound high school senior with a passion for helping others? If so, consider applying for the Coca-Cola Scholars Program Scholarship! Each year, the scholarship awards $20,000 to…Show More
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How to win fall scholarships
With Fall is on the horizon and summer coming to a close, school is beginning to start back up again. Now is the time to start writing your essay and researching common scholarship prompts. The length of the required essay may vary, but for 250 and 500 word limits, we’ve got a guide to walk you through! You have a winning scholarship essay ahead of you.
Frequently asked questions
Is fall too late to apply for scholarships?
Does GPA matter for fall scholarships?
Looking for even more scholarships?
Lucky for you, we have also written specific top scholarship guides for every month of the year! Here are the top scholarships for fall 2022:
- Scholarships with September 2022 Deadlines
- Scholarships with October 2022 Deadlines
- Scholarships with November 2022 Deadlines
If you are looking for other more specific types of scholarships, we’ve got guides for those too! Here are some of our most popular guides that are all updated for the fall months: