Scholarships for Naturalized U.S. Citizens

If you’re a Naturalized Citizen of the United States, then you might be able to enjoy more than just U.S. citizenship: you may also be eligible for one or more college scholarships. Many of the available scholarships are provided by various organizations and foundations, such as the Arab American Institute, the Chicana/Latina Foundation, the Asian Pacific Fund, the Hellenic Times Scholarship Fund, the Order Sons of Italy in America, the Kosciuszko Foundation, and the Organization of Chinese Americans. Others are offered by individual colleges and universities such as Ohio State University and the University of Nevada Las Vegas. Requirements may vary, but applying students will generally need to provide documentation of their naturalization, submit official transcripts, meet a minimum grade point average, display a certain level of financial need and belong to a certain ethnic group. To learn more about scholarships for Naturalized Citizens, continue reading below.

Showing 1-11 of 11 scholarships
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  • 500 - 2,500
  • 1 award
  • April 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Citizenship: |U.S. Citizen|Naturalized U.S. Citizen|
  • Major: Study |Engineering|Education|Music|Literature|Physical Sciences|Life Sciences|Computer Engineering|Classical Music|Religious Music|Rehabilitation|
  • Age / Grade Level: |Graduate Student|College|
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The American Foundation for the Blind offers different kinds of scholarship to students who are legally blind or visually impaired
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 5.0
View Details The Karen D. Carsel Memorial Scholarship American Foundation for the Blind (AFB)
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • April 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Citizenship: |U.S. Citizen|Naturalized U.S. Citizen|
  • Disability: |Legally Blind|Visual Impairment|
  • Age / Grade Level: |Graduate Student|
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The scholarship is awarded to a full-time graduate student who is legally blind or visually impaired. Applicants must be U.S. citizens or naturalized citizens, and should provide proof of legal blindness.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 4.0
View Details The Paul and Ellen Ruckes Scholarship American Foundation for the Blind (AFB)
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  • 2,000
  • 2 awards
  • April 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Citizenship: |U.S. Citizen|Naturalized U.S. Citizen|
  • Disability: |Legally Blind|Visual Impairment|
  • Major: Study |Engineering|Computer Science|Physical Sciences|Life Sciences|
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The scholarship is awarded to full-time undergraduate or graduate student in the field of engineering or in computer, physical, or life sciences. To be eligible, applicants must be U.S. citizens or naturalized citizens, and should provide proof of legal blindness.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 4.5
View Details The Rudolph Dillman Memorial Scholarship American Foundation for the Blind (AFB)
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  • 2,500
  • 4 awards
  • April 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Citizenship: |U.S. Citizen|Naturalized U.S. Citizen|
  • Disability: |Legally Blind|Visual Impairment|
  • Major: Study |Education|Blind Teaching|Rehabilitation|
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Offered by the American Foundation for the Blind (AFB), the scholarship is given to undergraduates or graduates who are studying full-time in the field of rehabilitation or education of persons who are blind and/or visually impaired. Applicants must be U.S. citizens or naturalized citizens, and should provide proof of legal blindness.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 4.5
View Details The Gladys C. Anderson Memorial Scholarship American Foundation for the Blind (AFB)
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • April 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Citizenship: |U.S. Citizen|Naturalized U.S. Citizen|
  • Disability: |Legally Blind|Visual Impairment|
  • Major: Study |Classical Music|Religious Music|
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Offered by the American Foundation for the Blind (AFB), the scholarship is given to female undergraduate or graduate student studying classical or religious music. Applicants must be U.S. citizens or naturalized citizens, and should provide proof of legal blindness.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 5.0
View Details The R.L. Gillette Scholarship American Foundation for the Blind (AFB)
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  • 1,000
  • 2 awards
  • April 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Citizenship: |U.S. Citizen|Naturalized U.S. Citizen|
  • Disability: |Legally Blind|
  • Major: Study |Music|Literature|
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The R.L. Gillette Scholarship is awarded to a female student who is enrolled in a 4-year undergraduate degree program in literature or music. Applicants must be legally blind
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Music for the Blind Composition Award National Federation of Music Clubs
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  • 300
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Citizenship: |Naturalized U.S. Citizen|Native-born U.S. Citizen|
  • Organization: National Federation of Music Clubs Junior Division (Professional Organization)
  • Age / Grade Level: |Ages 10-18|
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This award was established by the National Federation of Music Clubs, a not-for-profit organization dedicated to Music Education and promotion of Creative and Performing Arts in America. Applicants must be individuals age 10-18 years old and applying for the composition category. An entry fee of $10 per manuscript is required.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.5
View Details NFMC Oscar Valentin Award National Federation of Music Clubs
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  • 850
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Citizenship: |Naturalized U.S. Citizen|Native-born U.S. Citizen|
  • Organization: National Federation of Music Clubs Student/Collegiate Division (Professional Organization)
  • Age / Grade Level: |Ages 19-25|
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This award was established by the National Federation of Music Clubs, a not-for-profit organization, is dedicated to Music Education and promotion of Creative and Performing Arts in America. Applicants must be age 19-25 by the application deadline and applying for the Violin Category. An entry fee of $10 is required.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.5
View Details NFMC Ernest A. Bluhm Flute Award National Federation of Music Clubs
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  • 600
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Citizenship: |Naturalized U.S. Citizen|Native-born U.S. Citizen|
  • Organization: National Federation of Music Clubs Student/Collegiate Division (Professional Organization)
  • Age / Grade Level: |Ages 19-25|
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This award was established by the National Federation of Music Clubs, a not-for-profit organization dedicated to Music Education and promoting Creative and Performing Arts in America. Applicants must be a college student age 19-25 and applying for the flute category. An entry fee of $10 is required.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.5
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  • 500 - 1,200
  • 2 awards
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Citizenship: |Naturalized U.S. Citizen|Native-born U.S. Citizen|
  • Organization: National Federation of Music Clubs Student/Collegiate Division (Professional Organization)
  • Age / Grade Level: |Ages 19-26|
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This award was established by the National Federation of Music Clubs, a not-for-profit organization dedicated to Music Education and the promotion of Creative and Performing Arts in America. Applicants must be college students age 19-26 and applying for the Double-Reeds category. An entry fee of $10 is required.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.5
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • April 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Citizenship: |U.S. Citizen|Naturalized U.S. Citizen|
  • Disability: |Legally Blind|Visual Impairment|
  • Major: Study |Education|Blind Teaching|Rehabilitation|
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Offered by the American Foundation for the Blind (AFB), the scholarship is given to an undergraduate or graduate student in the field of rehabilitation or education of persons who are blind or visually impaired. Applicants must be U.S. citizens or naturalized citizens, and should provide proof of legal blindness.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 4.5
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