Scholarships: Gender

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Outside Scholarship Description Approximate Deadline
Alliance for Women in Media Scholarships Scholarships for female students pursuing a media career in areas such as cable, television, radio, digital media, publishing, journalism, advertising, production or creative design. May
American Association of Japanese Women Female students enrolled in a California college in her junior or senior year during receipt of scholarship.  Student must be a contributor to improved U.S. - Japan relations and cultural exchanges. September
American Association of University Women  For women from Amador county. March
Army Women's Foundation Scholarship Scholarships for past and present women soldiers and their lineal descendants who will enter their sophomore, junior, or senior year and have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or greater. January
Asian Women in Business Scholarship Fund Female students of Asian or Pacific Islander ancestry who are U.S. citizens or permanent residents.  Applicants must be current undergraduates with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or greater. October
Automotive Women's Alliance Foundation Scholarships Scholarships for female students who are North American citizens that have a passion for a career in the automotive industry. Applicants must have a GPA of 3.0 or greater. Quarterly
BA Rudolph - Public Service Scholarship Female students entering their junior or senior year who will participate in an internship in the Washington DC metropolitan area during the summer.  Internships must take place between May 1st and September 30th and focus on government, public service, non-profit endeavors, or women's rights. April
BA Rudolph - STEM Scholarship

Female students entering their junior or senior year who will participate in an internship in a STEM field during the summer.  Internships must take place between May 1st and September 30th and must be full-time (at least 30 hours per week).

March
Chicana/Latina Foundation Female Chicana/Latina students from Northern California with a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or greater. March
CREW Network Foundation Scholarship Scholarships for female students planning careers in the commercial real estate industry.  Applicants must be full-time juniors or seniors in the upcoming academic year, have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or greater, and be a citizen of the United States or Canada. April
Daughters of American Agriculture Must be a female farmer or rancher, or the wife, daughter or other close relative of a farmer, rancher or other person employed in agriculture.  Applicant must have financial need and a knowledge of or work experience in agriculture. June
Educational Foundation for Women in Accounting Scholarship Female students planning a careers as  accounting or finance professionals who are U.S. citizens that demonstrate financial need. April
Entertainment Software Association Scholarship

Applicants must be female or minority students who are U.S. citizens with a cumulative GPA of 2.75 or greater and pursuing degrees leading to careers in computer and video game arts.

April
Floyd Mayweather Jr. Advancement of Women in Sport and Entertainment Scholarship

Female students entering their sophomore, junior, or senior year, or entering their first year of graduate school. Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents with financial need and a cumulative GPA of 2.75 or greater. Applicants must also be majoring in the public relations, communications, media studies, marketing, or journalism fields with a desire to work in the sports or entertainment industries.

June and Novemeber
Google Anita Borg Scholarship Full-time female students pursuing a computer science, computer engineering, or closely related degree.  Must have strong academic performance, leadership, and demonstrated commitment to computer science and technology. December
League of Women Voters of Sacramento County Women who are enrolled in public administration, government, or public policy related programs and are in their junior or senior year. September
Microsoft Scholarship Program Current undergraduates working towards a degree in computer science, computer engineering or a related technical discipline such as electrical engineering, math or physics, with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or greater.  Microsoft states, "all candidates who meet the criteria for eligibility may certainly apply, but we do award a large majority of our student scholarships to women, minorities, and the disabled". January
National Association of Women in Construction Women who are currently enrolled as undergraduates with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or greater and are pursuing a degree in a construction related field. February
National Hispanic Business Women's Association Scholarship Female Latina students entering their sophomore, junior, or senior year who have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or greater, are residents of Southern California, have financial need, and participate in community service. March
Patsy Takemoto Mink Scholarship Low income mothers with minor children. August
Raytheon Women Cyber Security Scholarship Current undergraduates pursuing a degree focused on cybersecurity.  Applicants must be female, U.S. citizens, and have a cumulative GPA of 3.2 or greater. April
Slovenian Women's Union Scholarship Female high school seniors and current undergraduates with Slovenian ancestry, financial need, scholastic achievement, and community involvement. March
Society of Women Engineers Sacramento Valley Section Female engineering and computer science students at UC Davis. April
Soroptimist Live Your Dream Award Women who provide the primary financial support for themselves and dependents, have financial need, and are enrolled (or will be  enrolling in) an undergraduate degree program. November
Threlkel Scholarship Female students pursuing a business related degree, with a  GPA of 2.5 or greater and financial need. June
Visionary Integration Professionals Women in Technology Scholarship Scholarships for female students planning to pursue a career in computer science, information technology, management information systems, computer engineering, or another related field. March
Women in Aerospace Scholarship Female students who are entering their senior year, are working towards a degree in engineering, math or science, have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or greater, and plan to pursue a career in the aerospace industry. June
Women In Defense - Horizons Scholarship Women in their junior or senior year who are U.S. citizens, have a cumulative GPA of 3.25 or greater, demonstrate an interest in pursuing a career related to national security or defense, and have financial need. July
Women's Western Golf Foundation Scholarship Female high school seniors that are U.S. citizens with a GPA of 3.0 or greater and financial need. April