Psychology Scholarships are financial aids offered to graduate and undergraduate students pursuing their education in psychology for supporting their education expenses. Getting a degree in Psychology is worth doing. Psychology degree has good scope and a wide range of opportunities in Healthcare centers, Legal Fields, Research fields, and other multinational companies to understand customer behavior. In a psychology course, you will learn advanced knowledge about human behavior that can help you to stand out unique from others in your network and at the same time. It is better to understand yourself such as your interests, facts, strengths, weakness, etc. which plays a key role in leading a successful life.

There is no matter what degree you have pursued during graduation because definitely a psychology degree would be a valuable addition to it and your successful career. It will really become a better combination for you if you study psychology after doing bachelors in law, management, social services, Business helps you to merge quickly in a reputed company. Psychologists are more in demand for health centers, counseling centers, and schools when compared to other fields.

The average tuition fee to pursue a degree in Psychology costs approx. $20,000 to $40,000 depending on the state, universities, and private institutions. Thus, sometimes this amount can be unaffordable for many students who did brilliantly in their academics. However, there is a wide range of college scholarships meant for psychology majors but they would generally cover living expenses. For a scholarship in an undergraduate degree in any subject including psychology, you would be hard-pressed to find a fully-funded scholarship that will cover your tuition and other expenses. Due to a large number of undergraduates, they can’t afford to provide as many scholarships. 

However, scholarships for postgraduate students tend to be more generous because postgraduate students are able to conduct their own independent research and often become future academics.

Types of Psychology Scholarships to apply for,

There are a variety of sources to get scholarships for psychology majors. The most common will be psychology scholarships awarded through the psychology department at your college.

  • One, which is mainly provided by the Government or private organizations. There are usually strict eligibility criteria, which include nationality, academic records, and target country. They are mostly merit-based. That is your academic records should be excellent to increase your chances of winning one.

  • Second, which are provided by your target university or college. They can be both merit-based or need-based. Though, need-based scholarships are less in number. Be sure to check the university website. There are some scholarships for which you automatically become eligible when you apply as an international student. For others, you might have to fill out an application.

Application Deadline

Varies

Award Amount

$500 - $5,000

Awards Available

Varies

Website

Link

Contact Number

(303) 862-3001

About the Scholarship

This Colorado Student Grant (CSG) award is given to the qualified students with documented financial need, which is funded by the State of Colorado. The CSG aims at providing financial resources to the Colorado residents who would be unable to pursue their post-secondary education without any aid. Here, financial need is determined by using the student\'s EFC ...

Application Deadline

July 20, 2020

Award Amount

$7,093

Awards Available

Varies

Website

Link

Email Address

ADS@mdc.edu

Contact Number

305-237-8888

About the Scholarship

Miami Dade College American Dream Scholarship The dream of every student to pursue higher education can become true with the aid of the American Dream Scholarship. The advantage of this scholarship is that it tries to encompass all the students who were not able to get full financial aid although being very bright and talented. The scholarship is ...

Application Deadline

April 01, 2020

Award Amount

$2,000

Awards Available

Varies

Website

Link

Email Address

OSFA@fldoe.org

Contact Number

888-827-2004

About the Scholarship

Jose Marti Scholarship Challenge Grant Fund The Jose Marti Scholarship grant provides financial aid to students of Hispanic origin who attend public or private institutions in Florida. These grants are like awards to the eligible students going through financial crisis and do not have to be repaid. ...

Application Deadline

June 06, 2020

Award Amount

Varies

Awards Available

Varies

Website

Link

Email Address

osfa@fldoe.org

Contact Number

888-827-2004

About the Scholarship

Florida Bright Futures Scholarship Program Florida Bright Futures Scholarship is a scholarship program established in 1997 in the state of Florida. It is one of the best education funding options that the students can avail.  It is a merit-based and the applicants need to meet certain eligibility requirements. This lottery-funded scholars...

Application Deadline

June 30, 2020

Award Amount

$3,566

Awards Available

Varies

Website

Link

Email Address

felicia.swanson@alaska.gov

Contact Number

907-465-2980

Application Deadline

June 01, 2020

Award Amount

$9,000

Awards Available

Varies

Website

Link

Email Address

osfa@osfa.mass.edu

Contact Number

617-390-6070

About the Scholarship

This  Early Childhood Educators Scholarship Program was started for a pilot initiative by Lawmakers for the reason of increasing the quality and availability of teachers and care providers to work with young children and youth including infant/toddler, preschool and school-age programs. The scholarship is provided financial assistance for currently employed early childhood and ou...

Application Deadline

March 08, 2020

Award Amount

$5,000

Awards Available

Varies

Website

Link

Email Address

scholarships@agbell.org

Contact Number

202-337-5220

About the Scholarship

AG Bell College Scholarship Awards is licensed by the Alexander Graham Bell Association for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing. The establishment is was begun to guarantee that individuals who are hard of hearing and in need of a hearing aide can hear and speak to provide support, data, assets and more to help direct them on their journey. AG Bell College Scholarship Awards are accommodated to ...

Application Deadline

March 16, 2020

Award Amount

$750

Awards Available

1

Website

Link

Email Address

denise@albuquerquefoundation.org

Contact Number

505-883-6240

About the Scholarship

Albuquerque Community Foundation sponsors ACF Robby Baker Memorial Scholarship to help students financially to help them pursue the dream of their education. The foundation has been in existence since 1981 proving grants to the non-profit organizations to serve them in the best way and help them become more self-reliant. The Robby Baker Sch...

Application Deadline

February 15, 2020

Award Amount

$23,000

Awards Available

Varies

Website

Link

Email Address

scholars@goldenapple.org

Contact Number

312-407-0006

About the Scholarship

The Golden Apple Foundation accredits Golden Apple Scholars of Illinois. The organization was formed to inspire, grow, and indulge the teachers and school leader excellence in Illinois, basically to those schools in need. This scholarship was started to promote academically talented Illinois students, especially minority students, to pursue teaching careers, especially at high-ne...

Application Deadline

June 10, 2020

Award Amount

$1,750

Awards Available

2

Website

Link

Email Address

lovatoterry@msn.com

Contact Number

505-920-1936

About the Scholarship

The Ab Irvine Scholarship is awarded to the legal residents of the states within the Great Southwest District who are college junior, senior, or graduate students pursuing a study program in the fields related to Learning Disabilities, Allied Health Professions, Deaf/ Blind Education, Special Education, and Mental Health Profession...