Who's Eligible: Minority college students in a technical degree program
Award Amount: Up to $10,000
Due Date: September 30
Minority students majoring in science subjects ranging from computer engineering to laser optics are invited to apply for free cash from Xerox. Candidates must hold a 3.0 GPA or better, be enrolled full time, and of African American, Asian, Pacific Island, Native American, Native Alaskan, or Hispanic descent. While there is no essay required for this award and the application materials are fairly short, competition is stiff.