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Allied Healthcare Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development
Health Professions Education Foundation
400 R Street
Suite 460
Sacramento, CA 95811-6213
Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled in a California community college or university and be studying one of the following programs: medical imaging, occupational therapy, physical therapy, respiratory care, social work, pharmacy and diagnostic medical sonography, pharmacy technician, medical laboratory technologist, surgical technician or ultrasound technician. Those selected will complete a one-year service contract or work volunteer hours in a medically underserved area of California. Financial need, work experience, academic achievement and community involvement are considered. Preference is given to those who expect to graduate within two years of application.

Amount: Up to $8,000
Deadline: February 22
How to apply: Applications are available online.

Janet L. Hoffman Loan Assistance Repayment Program
Sponsor: Maryland Higher Education Commission
Office of Student Financial Assistance
6 North Liberty Street
Baltimore, MD 21201
Eligibility: Applicants must live in Maryland, and they must be employed full-time by Maryland state or local government or nonprofit organizations that serve low income or underprivileged people. They must have a degree from a Maryland college or from any law school, or certification from the Maryland State Department of Education. Priority is given to individuals who have graduated in the past three years. Applicants must also have college loans on which they have not defaulted, and each person's annual gross salary must be under $60,000. Applicants must work in one of the following positions: lawyers, teachers, nurses, nurse faculty members, physical and occupational therapists, social workers, speech pathologists or physician assistants.

Amount: Up to $10,000
Deadline: October 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.

Language Grants
Sponsor: Blakemore Foundation
701 Fifth Avenue
Suite 4200
Seattle, WA 98104
Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents of the United States at or near an advanced level in one of the languages listed above, having completed (at minimum) the equivalent of third-year college-level language classes. Students must have received (at minimum) a bachelor's degree.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: December 30
How to apply: Applications are available online.

Morgan and Robert Owens Scholarship Fund
Sponsor: Eastern West Virginia Community Foundation
229 East Martin Street, Suite 4
Martinsburg, WV 25401
Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating seniors from a Berkeley County high school with a required minimum GPA of 2.5. Students must plan to study nursing or social work. Selection is based on financial need with priority given to applicants unlikely to benefit from the West Virginia PROMISE program.

Amount: $500
Deadline: February
How to apply: Applications are available online.

Rev. Robert L. Browning Memorial Fund
Sponsor: Decatur County Community Foundation
101 East Main Street
Suite 1
Greensburg, IN 47240
Eligibility: Selection is based on the overall strength of the application. Students planning to attend Anderson University will also be considered. 

Amount: $250
Deadline: February 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.

Vincent & Mildred Abrahamson Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Phelps County Community Foundation
424 Garfield Street
Holdrege, NE 68949
Eligibility: Applicants must be planning to enroll full-time at any college, technical or trade school, have earned a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0 and provide clear evidence of leadership in extracurricular activities, including church, community service or via a job. Previous awardees may reapply.

Amount: $1,250
Deadline: February 15
How to apply: Applications are available online.