The Athena Group, L.L.C. is a real estate investment and development company in New York that provides scholarship opportunity for female undergraduate sophomore and undergraduate junior students who are majoring in Finance. The scholarship amount is $7,000 and is usually awarded after the successful summer internship of the students in their company.
The Athena Group Scholarship can be applied by students living in the United States but preferences are given for students who are residing around New York Metropolitan Area or Northern New Jersey Region. The applicants must also meet the 3.0 minimum GPA requirement and must be studying in HBCU Schools or UNCF Member Colleges and Universities.
The deadline for Athena Group Scholarship application is this coming November 07, 2008. For more information on how to apply for this scholarship, please proceed here.
The Marathon Oil Corporation Scholarship Program is open to sophomore students who are taking up engineering degree or Geology, Geophysics, Accounting, Marketing, Energy Management or Petroleum Land Management or Transportation & Logistics. Applicants must be US Citizens who come from Hispanic American, African American , Asian Pacific Islander American, or American Indian or Alaskan Native heritage.
This scholarship offered up to $10,000 per year or a maximum of $20,000 scholarship money for scholars who will be selected for two academic years. Aside from the scholarship money, the Marathon Oil Corporation Scholarship Program also provides its scholars an opportunity to be included in a paid 8-10 week summer internship at various Marathon Oil Corporation locations. Scholars will also be paired with a Marathon Oil Corporation employee who will serve as their professional mentor.
The student applicant must have at least 3.00 cumulative grade point average and he or she must apply for federal financial aid. For this year, the deadline of application is on November 1, 2008. For more details on how to apply, you can download the scholarship catalog.