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Scholarships - Miscellaneous

Please refer to the "APSU Scholarships" page for the majority of scholarships offered by APSU. This page covers some miscellaneous scholarships for future / current computer science majors. - Scholarship for Computer Science Majors

According to a 2016 report from the National Association of Colleges and Employers, computer science graduates are poised to enter their field with the second highest average salary among bachelor's level disciplines. have curated a Scholarships for Computer Science Majors guide for those students pursuing a degree in computer science.
Check out the Scholarships for Computer Science Majors guide.

Computer Science Online - Guide to Computer Science Scholarships

Please follow this link to the website. The guide includes expert advice on finding CS scholarships, current scholarships available to specific groups of students and describes the rising cost of tuition and the growing necessity for scholarships.

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) is pleased to announce the availability of scholarships for undergraduate students majoring in disciplines related to oceanic and atmospheric science, research, or technology, and supportive of the purposes of NOAA’s programs and mission. Over 100 students are selected each year for participation in the Ernest F. Hollings (Hollings) and Educational Partnership Program (EPP) scholarship programs. These scholarships include support for two years of undergraduate study and summer internship opportunities at NOAA facilities across the country.

For information on program benefits and how to apply, visit our web sites:

Eligibility Requirements:

For further information, contact the Office of Education Scholarship Programs at: or (301) 628-2913.

"Stackable" Community College Scholarship

University Advancement has been working with an anonymous donor to establish five new $3,000 per year scholarships for community college graduates.  The stipulations on the scholarship are below.
NOTE, this scholarship can be “stacked” on top of the current Community College Scholarship.

Stipulations/Renewal Requirements, Etc.:

  1. The scholarship is for students that did not receive the lottery scholarship upon graduation from high school.
  2. The student has realized the importance of obtaining a BA or BS degree.
  3. The student has graduated from community college.
  4. The student requires financial aid in order to obtain their goal of earning a 4- year degree.
  5. Must be a full time student.
  6. To receive the scholarship a second year, they must have a 3.0 GPA and be making normal progress to graduation.

NOTE: Computer Science majors are eligible to this scholarship (some other majors are not).