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Scholarships for Astrophysics
National Society of Black Physicists offers three one-time $1,000 scholarships honoring African-American pioneers in the fields of astronomy, astrophysics, and space science. Physics majors should apply as sophomores or juniors; students in their junior or senior year are eligible for these nonrenewable scholarships.
National Space Grant College and Fellowship Program contributes to the nation's science enterprise by funding research, education, and public service projects. Scholarships, grants, and internship opportunities exist in all 50 states, Puerto Rico, and Washington, D.C., and are available in varying specialties and amounts. For one example, North Carolina students are eligible for a Space Grant/Lord Corporation internship worth up to $9,500.
Society of Physics Students - The Society of Physics Students (SPS) offers a number of scholarships for undergraduate physics students.
Robert Noyce Teacher Scholarship - The National Science Foundation's Noyce Scholarship Program provides funding to colleges and universities to provide scholarships for future K-12 math and science teachers.
Society of Exploration Geophyscist - Scholarships range from $500 to $14,000 USD per academic year; average awards are approximately $2,500. The number of scholarships available depends chiefly upon the number of sponsors and the amounts they contribute. SEG scholarships have been sent to universities all over the world.