Women's Studies Scholarships

Below is a list of scholarships from our database that are relevant for students of women's studies, gender studies, and similar programs. Some of these scholarships are targeted towards Canadian students, and others to American students, and many to both!

Scholarship Amount Deadline Region of Study Level of Study
Young Women in Public Affairs Award

$1,500 to $4,000 USD

 

Please refer to your local Zonta club for the specific deadline: https://www.zonta.org/Local-Action/Locate-a-Club

 

High school; Undergraduate

 

Worldwide

 

Getty Scholar Grants

Getty Scholars may be in residence from three to nine months: 

Three-month residency: September to December, January to March, April to June: $17,200
Six-month residency: September to March, January to June: $42,000
Nine-month residency: September to June: $65,000

 

October 1, 2019

 

Post-graduate

 

Worldwide (all nationalities)

 

Spark Energy Scholarship Program

$3,000 USD

 

August 31, annually

 

Entering 1st year of 4 year degree program

 

Worldwide

 

Leo J. Krysa Family Undergraduate Scholarship

$3,500

 

March 1, 2020

 

Undergraduate

 

Canada

 

A Place for Mom Annual Senior Care Scholarship

$1,000

 

May 1, annually

 

Any level of post-secondary

 

Canada (except Quebec); United States

 

Indspire Post-Secondary Education Scholarship

Varies

 

February 1; August 1; November 1 at 11:59 p.m. PT (annually)

 

Full-time one-year certificate or diploma programs, undergraduate and graduate degree programs from an accredited post- secondary institution. 

 

Canada (Study outside of Canada is permitted at the graduate level).

 

Kate B. and Hall J. Peterson Fellowships

$1,850 per month or $1,350 per month including housing in the Society's Fellow's Residence

 

January 15, annually

 

Doctoral candidates

 

United States (location of fellowship)