Scholarships for Foreign Lanuage Majors

We live in a global community, which becomes more and more interconnected with each passing day. As such, the need for multilingual professionals and translators is growing. Employment opportunities are vast as governments and businesses are in constant need of qualified graduates with advanced proficiency in a variety of languages. There are a many career paths to choose from, including international trade, education, foreign relations, national security, education, hospitality and social work. To ease the high cost of pursuing a college degree, a variety foreign language scholarships are available. Preference often is given to students specializing in what are designated as 'critical need languages,' such as Arabic, Chinese and Russian. Scholarship applicants often must meet a minimum GPA requirement and demonstrate some degree of proficiency in their chosen language of study. Submission of letters of recommendation and a personal statement also may be required. Check out scholarships for foreign language majors below.

Showing 1-20 of 22 scholarships
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  • 10,000
  • 1 Award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
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  • competition 4.0
  • effort level 1.0
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  • 1,000 - 20,000
  • 1 award
  • January 2020
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Foreign Language|
  • Age / Grade Level: |Graduate Student|College|Other postgraduate-level study|
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 2.0
Path-Away Scholarship Wyoming Community Foundation
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  • 1,680 - 3,360
  • 1 award
  • Feb-15-2020
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |English|Mathematics|Science|Foreign Language|Social Studies|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Albany, WY|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|Graduating High School Senior|
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 4.0
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  • 1,000 - 20,000
  • 1 award
  • January 2020
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Foreign Language|
  • School (College): |Rhode Island|University of Rhode Island (RI)|
  • Age / Grade Level: |Graduate Student|College|
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 2.0
Stephen Madry Peck, Jr. Memorial Scholarship Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • Feb-1-2020
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Foreign Language|
  • Residence: Live in |Palm Beach, FL|
  • Ethnicity: Be |African American/Black|
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 1.0
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Engineering|Chemical Engineering|Business Administration|Industrial Engineering|Mechanical Engineering|Law|Architecture|Art|Nursing|Journalism|Physical Therapy|Accounting|Foreign Language|Finance|Computer Science|Dentistry|Communications|Chemistry|Physics|Human Services|Teaching|Visual Arts|Religious Studies|Graphic Arts|Emergency Services|Medical Practice|Multi-Housing Industry|Plastics|
  • Residence: Live in |South Carolina|
  • School (College): Attend a |Two-year|Accredited Four-Year|
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.5
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Engineering|Chemical Engineering|Business Administration|Industrial Engineering|Mechanical Engineering|Law|Architecture|Art|Nursing|Journalism|Physical Therapy|Accounting|Foreign Language|Finance|Computer Science|Dentistry|Communications|Chemistry|Physics|Human Services|Teaching|Visual Arts|Religious Studies|Graphic Arts|Emergency Services|Medical Practice|Multi-Housing Industry|Plastics|
  • School (K-12): |Providence High School, Charlotte, NC|
  • Residence: Live in |Mecklenburg, NC|
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.5
George F. Tanner Memorial Scholarship Decatur County Community Foundation
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2020
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Foreign Language|Teaching|
  • School (K-12): |North Decatur Junior-Senior High School, Greensburg, IN|South Decatur Junior-Senior High School, Greensburg, IN (High School|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|Graduating High School Senior|
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.0
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +4 More
  • Major: Study |Engineering|Chemical Engineering|Business Administration|Industrial Engineering|Mechanical Engineering|Law|Architecture|Art|Nursing|Journalism|Physical Therapy|Accounting|Foreign Language|Finance|Computer Science|Dentistry|Communications|Chemistry|Physics|Human Services|Teaching|Visual Arts|Religious Studies|Graphic Arts|Emergency Services|Medical Practice|Multi-Housing Industry|Plastics|
  • School (K-12): |Salisbury High School, Salisbury, NC|
  • Residence: Live in |Rowan, NC|
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 2.0
Robby Wilson Memorial Scholarship Posey County Community Foundation
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Business|Foreign Language|World History|
  • School (K-12): |North Posey High School, Poseyville, IN|
  • Residence: Live in |Harmony, IN|
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 4.5
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Engineering|Chemical Engineering|Business Administration|Industrial Engineering|Mechanical Engineering|Law|Architecture|Art|Nursing|Journalism|Physical Therapy|Accounting|Foreign Language|Finance|Computer Science|Dentistry|Communications|Chemistry|Physics|Human Services|Teaching|Visual Arts|Religious Studies|Graphic Arts|Emergency Services|Medical Practice|Multi-Housing Industry|Plastics|
  • School (K-12): |Charlotte-Mecklenburg School System, NC|
  • Residence: Live in |Mecklenburg, NC|
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 1.5
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Engineering|Chemical Engineering|Business Administration|Industrial Engineering|Mechanical Engineering|Law|Architecture|Art|Nursing|Journalism|Physical Therapy|Accounting|Foreign Language|Finance|Computer Science|Dentistry|Communications|Chemistry|Physics|Human Services|Teaching|Visual Arts|Religious Studies|Graphic Arts|Emergency Services|Medical Practice|Multi-Housing Industry|Plastics|
  • School (K-12): |Piedmont High School, Monroe, NC|
  • Residence: Live in |Union, NC|
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 1.5
Crowder Scholarship Foundation for the Carolinas
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Engineering|Chemical Engineering|Business Administration|Industrial Engineering|Mechanical Engineering|Law|Architecture|Art|Nursing|Journalism|Physical Therapy|Accounting|Foreign Language|Finance|Computer Science|Dentistry|Communications|Chemistry|Physics|Human Services|Teaching|Visual Arts|Religious Studies|Graphic Arts|Emergency Services|Medical Practice|Multi-Housing Industry|Plastics|
  • Residence: Live in |Mecklenburg, NC|Cleveland, NC|Fort Mill, SC|Cherokee, SC|Union, NC|South Carolina|Rowan, NC|Richmond, NC|Alexander, NC|Anson, NC|Cabarrus, NC|Gaston, NC|Iredell, NC|Lincoln, NC|Scotland, NC|Stanly, NC|Clio, SC|Hoke, NC|Kannapolis, NC|Lancaster, SC|Little Rock, SC|Marlboro, SC|Salisbury, NC|Spartanburg, SC|Wilkes, NC|York, SC|Dillon, SC|Lexington, NC|
  • School (College): Attend a college in |North Carolina|
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 2.0
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Engineering|Chemical Engineering|Business Administration|Industrial Engineering|Mechanical Engineering|Law|Architecture|Art|Nursing|Journalism|Physical Therapy|Accounting|Foreign Language|Finance|Computer Science|Dentistry|Communications|Chemistry|Physics|Human Services|Teaching|Visual Arts|Religious Studies|Graphic Arts|Emergency Services|Medical Practice|Multi-Housing Industry|Plastics|
  • Residence: Live in |Richmond, NC|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 4.5
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • December 2019
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Civil Engineering|Mechanical Engineering|Architecture|Mathematics|Foreign Language|Computer Science|Electrical Engineering|Architectural Engineering|Aeronautical Engineering|Chemistry|Physics|Environmental Engineering|Aeronautical/Aerospace Engineering|Nuclear Engineering|Computer Engineering|Nuclear Physics|Astronautical Engineering|Operations Research|
  • Citizenship: |U.S. Citizen|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College freshman|High school graduate|GED Certificate Holder|30 Years or Younger|
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 2.0
Audrey L. Wright Scholarship Grand Rapids Community Foundation
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • Apr-1-2020
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Education|Foreign Language|
  • Residence: Live in |Kent, MI|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 4.5
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Journalism|Foreign Language|
  • School (K-12): |East Mecklenburg High School, Charlotte, NC|
  • Residence: Live in |Mecklenburg, NC|
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 1.5
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Engineering|Chemical Engineering|Business Administration|Industrial Engineering|Mechanical Engineering|Law|Architecture|Art|Nursing|Journalism|Physical Therapy|Accounting|Foreign Language|Finance|Computer Science|Dentistry|Communications|Chemistry|Physics|Human Services|Teaching|Visual Arts|Religious Studies|Graphic Arts|Emergency Services|Medical Practice|Multi-Housing Industry|Plastics|
  • School (K-12): Attend a |Public High School|
  • Residence: Live in |Lancaster, SC|
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 2.0
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Architecture|Foreign Language|Arts and Crafts|
  • Residence: Live in |Fayette, PA|
  • Citizenship: |U.S. Citizen|
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.0
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Engineering|Chemical Engineering|Business Administration|Industrial Engineering|Mechanical Engineering|Law|Architecture|Art|Nursing|Journalism|Physical Therapy|Accounting|Foreign Language|Finance|Computer Science|Dentistry|Communications|Chemistry|Physics|Human Services|Teaching|Visual Arts|Religious Studies|Graphic Arts|Emergency Services|Medical Practice|Multi-Housing Industry|Plastics|
  • Disability: |Physical Disability|
  • Residence: Live in |Mecklenburg, NC|
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 2.0
Debra A. Mascia Memorial Scholarship Fund Community Foundation of Fayette County
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Foreign Language|Music Education|Vocal|Musical Theatre|
  • School (K-12): |Brownsville Area Senior High School, Brownsville, PA|
  • Residence: Live in |Fayette, PA|
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.0
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