Tomorrow Starts Today: May Scholarship Deadlines


May ScholarshipsFor many high school seniors, the next step in the academic journey is right around the corner. If you’ll be transitioning to college in the fall and still need options to help fund the next level of your education, take a look at some of the scholarships currently available with deadlines approaching in May.

May Scholarships


American Floral Endowment Scholarships

Award: 20 awards; Varies
Deadline: May 1, 2020
Description: AFE understands the costs of higher education and strives to do what they can to lessen the burden, especially on students pursuing degrees in the floriculture and horticultural fields. Students can apply by submitting an online application along with all supporting documents.
Apply here.

Visionary Scholarship Program

Award: Multiple awards; $1,000–$5,000
Deadline: May 1, 2020
Description: The American College Foundation is built on helping to make higher education possible by providing parents and students resources to make the process easier. One of the major hurdles is financing this next step, which is where this scholarship comes in. To apply, students must submit an online application, a copy of their transcript, and an essay explaining the importance of college.
Apply here. Culinary & Hospitality Scholarship

Award: 2 awards; $1,000
Deadline: May 15, 2020
Description: TigerChef is dedicated to supplying restaurants and catering businesses with the best kitchen tools. They want to share their passion for cooking with future leaders of the industry by offering this scholarship for students with the same culinary dreams. Students can apply by submitting an essay (500–600 words) on what inspired them to choose their path in culinary education.
Apply here.


Ampronix College Scholarship Program

Award: 3 awards; $500–$1,000
Deadline: May 31, 2020
Description: Ampronix, a leader in medical imaging technology, believes in giving back to the community. This is why they’re thrilled to offer a scholarship to three deserving college students. Students can apply by submitting an inspirational photo and an essay (500–800 words) that answers the following questions:

What college/university are you attending and what is your field of study?

How has the subject in your photo inspired you to choose your specific field of study?

How do you give back to your community through volunteerism?

Apply here.

Krylon Clear Choice Art Scholarship

Award: 5 awards; $1,000; art supplies
Deadline: May 31, 2020
Description: To ensure that the future of fine arts remains bright, Krylon is offering scholarships to promising art students. The scholarships are available for high school seniors and college freshmen and sophomores. Students can apply by submitting the following items:

Portfolio flash drive with 3–6 images of artwork

Artist statement (300-500 words)

Letter of recommendation


Apply here.

Triple-Impact Competitor Scholarships

Award: $500–$2,000
Deadline: May 31, 2020
Description: The Positive Coaching Alliance believes that encouraging athletes helps them develop valuable skills. What better way to encourage high school athletes to further develop skills than to give them the means to help them succeed. Students can apply for this scholarship by submitting an online application along with all supporting documents, including a written response on how they better themselves, their teammates, and their sport.
Apply here.