Vocational, Technical & Trade School Scholarships
There are scholarships for vocational and trade schools, too!
May 08, 2016
If you already know where your passion lies, consider yourself ahead of the curve. Students with a passion or talent within a specific field often consider attending a trade or vocational school, so they are able to focus on studies specific to their talents, skills and career desires.
But, what many of these students don’t realize is, that these career-specific schools have scholarships, just as any other college or university does.
Discover scholarships that suit your career goals and apply for awards specific to your trade, today!
Rodeo Club Scholarship
Available to: College Freshmen
Award Amount: Varies
The Rodeo Club Scholarship is open to entering freshman or transfer students enrolled in the Michigan State University, College of Agriculture and Natural Resources.
You must be majoring in animal science, be enrolled full time, have a minimum GPA of 2.5 and be planning to participate in the Rodeo Club NIRA sanctioned events to be eligible for this award.
Get more information on the Rodeo Club Scholarship.
FIDM National Scholarship Competition
Available to: High School Seniors through College Freshmen
Award Amount: 100% of Tuition
The Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising (FIDM) Scholarship Competition is open to all U.S high school seniors and graduates who would like to attend FIDM.
To be considered, you must submit a project in one of the following categories: Fashion Executive of Tomorrow, Interior, Designer of Tomorrow, Graphic Designer of Tomorrow, Fashion Designer of Tomorrow, Visual Designer of Tomorrow, and Digital Media Artist of Tomorrow.
Projects are judged on creativity, thoughtfulness and promise.
Get more information on the FIDM National Scholarship Competition.
YMA Fashion Scholarship Fund
Available to: College Sophomore through College Senior
Award Amount: $5,000
Provided by the Fashion Scholarship Fund, the YMA Fashion Scholarship Fund is open to sophomore, junior and senior students who are enrolled at a member FSF college/university.
You must be majoring in or have an interest in a fashion related field and have a minimum GPA of 3.0 to qualify for this award.
Get more information on the YMA Fashion Scholarship Fund.
i.c. stars Program
Available to: Junior Community College & Technical/Vocational School Students
Award Amount: 15 Awards of Varying Amounts
Sponsored by i.c. stars, the i.c. stars Program is open to low-income young adults who are pursuing an associate’s degree.
The program begins with a 16-week internship that immerses participants into the technology sphere, where you will learn and master business, leadership, and technology skills.
Participants who complete their i.c.stars requirements and their associates degree will receive full-time job placement assistance for career opportunities at some of Chicago’s top companies.
Get more information on the i.c. stars Program.
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