Scholarships for Psychology Majors

If you're fascinated by the workings of the human mind and the intricacies of human behavior, you may be interested in pursuing a degree in psychology. As a popular and important area of study, there are plenty of scholarship options available to students majoring in psychology. National psychology and mental health organizations offer many of these scholarships, while others are offered by specific colleges or local foundations. Some scholarships are reserved for minorities or female applicants. Many of the scholarships are looking for students who intend to apply their degree towards a specific career path, such as mental health care or counseling. Most of these scholarships require applicants to have a minimum GPA of 3.0, and often require students to have completed at least one year of college education. Start exploring scholarships for psychology majors below.

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  • 12,000
  • 1 award
  • Nov-14-2019
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |School Psychology|
  • Age / Grade Level: |Pre-doctoral level study|
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 2.5
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • Jul-31-2020
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Psychology|
  • Career: |Counseling, Relationship (Industry)|
  • Age / Grade Level: |Graduate Student|College|
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 4.5
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • April 2020
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |School Psychology|
  • Organization: American Psychological Association, Division 16 (Professional Organization)
  • Character Trait: Show |Commitment|
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 4.5
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  • 1,500
  • 4 awards
  • January 2020
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Major: Study |Nursing|Medicine|Psychology|Pharmacy|Healing Arts|
  • Residence: Live in |Ventura, CA|
  • School (College): |Accredited College|Accredited University|Accredited Non-Profit Institutions|
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 4.0
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  • 1,500
  • 2 awards
  • December 2019
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Psychology|
  • Citizenship: |Non-U.S. Nationals|
  • Age / Grade Level: |Graduate Student|Other postgraduate-level study|
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 4.0
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  • 300 - 2,500
  • 1 award
  • Apr-15-2020
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Psychology|Social Science|
  • Organization: Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues (Professional Organization)
  • Age / Grade Level: |Graduate Student|College|First-year post doctorate|
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 2.0
APA Dissertation Research Award American Psychological Association
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  • 1,000 - 5,000
  • 40 awards
  • September 2020
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Psychology|
  • Organization: American Psychological Association (Professional Oganization)
  • Residence: Live in |United States|Canada|
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 2.0
APA Student Travel Award American Psychological Association
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  • 300
  • 100 awards
  • April 2020
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Psychology|
  • Organization: American Psychological Association (Professional Oganization)
  • Residence: Live in |United States|
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.5
Graduate Research Grants American Psychological Association
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  • 1,500
  • 1 award
  • November 2019
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Psychology|
  • Organization: Psi Chi (Professional Organization)
  • Age / Grade Level: |Graduate Student|
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.5
Undergraduate Research Grants American Psychological Association
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  • 1,500
  • 1 award
  • November 2019
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Psychology|
  • Organization: Psi Chi (Professional Organization)
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.5
SASP Diversity Scholarship American Psychological Association
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  • 500 - 1,000
  • 3 awards
  • April 2020
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |School Psychology|
  • Organization: Student Affiliates of School Psychology (Professional Organization)
  • Age / Grade Level: |Graduate Student|
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 5.0
Ungerleider/Zimbardo Travel Scholarships American Psychological Association
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  • 300
  • 7 awards
  • April 2020
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Psychology|
  • Organization: American Psychological Association (Professional Oganization)
  • Residence: Live in |United States|Canada|
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.5
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  • 1,000
  • 2 awards
  • March 2020
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Developmental Psychology|
  • Organization: American Psychological Association, Division 7 (Professional Organization)
  • Age / Grade Level: |Post-doctoral level study|
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 2.0
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  • 500
  • 20 awards
  • October 2019
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Psychology|
  • Organization: American Psychological Association, Division 2 (Professional Organization)
  • Age / Grade Level: |Doctoral-level study|Post-doctoral level study|
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 4.0
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  • 1,000 - 4,000
  • 1 award
  • October 2019
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Psychology|
  • Organization: American Psychological Association (Professional Oganization)
  • Age / Grade Level: |Graduate Student|
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.0
Student Research Grant (Division 50) American Psychological Association
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  • 1,250
  • 3 awards
  • May 2020
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Psychology|
  • Organization: Division 50 (Professional Organization)
  • School (College): |APA-approved graduate program|
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 2.0
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  • 17,000
  • 50 awards
  • Jan-15-2020
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Engineering|Business Administration|Nursing|Mathematics|Business|Agriculture|Health Sciences|Computer Science|Performing Arts|Biology|Chemistry|Physics|Psychology|Visual Arts|Arts and Sciences|Marine Biology|
  • Ethnicity: Be |Hispanic|African American/Black|
  • School (College): Attend |University of Florida (FL)|Florida Agricultural & Mechanical University (FL)|University of Central Florida (FL)|Florida Atlantic University (FL)|Florida Institute of Technology (FL)|University of Miami (FL)|Florida International University (FL)|University of South Florida (FL)|Florida State University (FL)|
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 2.0
Jacquelin Goldman Congressional Fellowship American Psychological Association
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  • 75,000 - 90,000
  • 1 award
  • January 2020
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Major: Study |Psychology|
  • Organization: American Psychological Association (Professional Oganization)
  • Career: |Psychology (Industry)|
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 4.0
Orfalea Scholarship Fund Ventura County Community Foundation
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  • 2,500
  • 31 awards
  • January 2020
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +4 More
  • Major: Study |Dental Hygiene|Nursing|Physical Therapy|Occupational Therapy|Social Work|Counseling|Psychology|Certified Nursing Assistant|Teaching|Public Health|Early Childhood Education|Sustainable Agriculture|
  • Employer: |Minor Child of Seasonal Farm Worker|Dependent of a Non-profit Agency employee|Dependent of a Nurse|Dependent of a K-12 Teacher|Dependent of a Ventura City Employee|Dependent of a Ventura County Firefighter|Dependent of a Ventura City Police Officer|Dependent of a Ventura County Sheriff Officer|
  • Disability: |Learning Disability|
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 4.5
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • January 2020
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Psychology|
  • Residence: Live in |United States|
  • competition 5.0
  • effort level 1.5
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