Current External Scholarships

Inquire about financial aid programs sponsored by your or your parents' employers. Also pursue financial aid scholarships on the web and through your church, public school system, local businesses, grocery stores, department stores, banks, credit unions, pharmaceutical companies, national brands and companies such as Tylenol, Pepsi-Cola, Kellogg's, Wal-Marts, K-Marts, etc. Check also with local civic groups and professional organizations. Scholarships are out there, you just have to take the time to look for them and then apply!

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Software Providers Education Scholarship

Organization: Software Providers
Deadline: January 15th, April 15th, July 15th, October 15th 2015
Award: $1,000
Eligibility Requirements:
(1) Student who graduated high school between August 1, 2013-June 1, 2014, who will be enrolled as a freshman at a two-year or four-year college or university during fall 2014
(2) a student enrolled during the 2013-2014 academic year and in good academic standing at an accredited two-year or four-year college or university who will continue such full-time enrollment throughout the entire 2014-2015 academic year.
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Innovation in Education Scholarship

Organization:  LA Tutors
Deadline: The 20th of every month
Award: $500
Eligibility Requirements:  

  • Must be enrolled as a high school or college/university student with the United States or Canada.
  • Mush have a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0 (or the equivalent).
  • Must be a citizen of, permanent resident of, or hold a valid student visa in the United States or Canada.
  • Must have designed an innovative project that makes a difference in the loves of others.

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PeopleClaim Advocacy Training Internship Program and Scholarship

Organization:  PeopleClaim.com
Deadline:
Ongoing
Amount:
$1,000
Eligibility Requirements:

  • Must have an interest in helping others.
  • Have a passion for participating and improving the practice of law and dispute resolution.
  • Highly motivated and self-motivated.

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James "Rhio" O'Connor Memorial Scholarship Fund

Organization: Surviving Mesothelioma
Deadline:
Ongoing
Amount: $1,000
Eligibility Requirements:
Open to all majors and all grade levels

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Congressional Black Caucus Foundation Scholarships

Organization: Congressional Black Caucus Foundation
Deadline: Varies
Amount: Various scholarships
Eligibility Requirements: Please click the below link for more information on the CBCF scholarships.

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The Weisblatt Law Firm, LLC $1,000.00 Scholarship

Organization: Weisblatt Law Firm
Deadline: May 12, 2016
Amount: $1,000
Eligibility Requirements: Open to all majors and grade levels.

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Junk Car Medics Scholarship

Organization: Junk Car Medics
Deadline: May 15, 2016
Amount: $1,000
Eligibility Requirements: Be attending a college or university on a full time basis no later than January of 2017. 

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Application.Careers $500 Scholarship Contest

Organization: Application.Careers
Deadline: May 15, 2016
Amount: $500
Eligibility Requirements: 

  • Is enrolled at the undergraduate level in an accredited post-secondary institution of higher learning (college or university) or a High School senior with a legitimate acceptance letter from an accredited University or College
  • Maintain an overall 3.0 GPA
  • Must be a full time student
  • No limit to nationalities.

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2016 Remote DBA Scholarship

Organization: Remote DBA
Amount: $2,000
Deadline: May 15, 2016
Eligibility Requirements: Students currently enrolled in an accredited university, college or trade school located in United States with a minimum 2.8 GPA. Graduating high school seniors with a GPA of 3.0 or above are also eligible to apply for the scholarship.

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B. Davis Scholarship

Organization:  Student Award Search Aid
Deadline: May 23, 2016
Amount: $1,000
Eligibility Requirements:  This Scholarship is available to all high school juniors and seniors as well as all students currently registered in any post secondary institution.

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Mixbook $1,000 Scholarship

Organization:  Mixbook.com
Deadline: May 29, 2016
Amount:$1,000
Eligibility Requirements:  Open to all majors and grade levels.

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Air Sea Containers Scholarship

Organization:  Air Sea Containers
Deadline: May 30, 2016
Amount: $1,000
Eligibility Requirements: 

  • You Must be a United States Citizen
  • Be 18 Years of Age or Older
  • Maintain a College GPA of 3.0 or greater
  • Enroll Full Time at a 2 or 4 Year Accredited School
  • Take ½ Year of Undergraduate Course Study (at a US Accredited Institution)

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Addiction Resource Scholarship

Organization: AddictionResource.com
Deadline: May 31, 2016
Award: $3,000
Eligibility Requirements: The AddictionResource.com Scholarship essay contest is open to undergraduate and graduate students who are 18 years old or older. Applicants must be accepted to, or currently enrolled in a college or university located within the United States or in the District of Columbia.

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$2,500 Discover Student Loans 2016 Scholarship Award

Organization: College Covered
Deadline: May 31, 2016
Amount: $2,500
Eligibility Requirements: 16 years of age or older and are current college students who are planning on continuing to attend an accredited, non-profit, four-year undergraduate college or university in the 50 United States, the District of Columbia or the U.S. Territories.

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2016 Mary Blackwell Barnes Memorial Scholarship

Organization:  Women in Public Finance
Deadline:  May 31, 2016
Amount: Varies
Eligibility Requirements:

  • Be a female student enrolled in a Virginia or District of Columbia college or university in the fall of 2016 with sophomore (2nd year) status or higher; 
  • Exhibit leadership skills through extracurricular activities, volunteer positions, and/or work experiences; 
  • Have an interest in pursuing a career in public finance whether in the sector of finance, government, nonprofits, or public law.

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All-In-One Dental Innovations Winning Smile $500 Scholarship

Organization:  All-In-One Dental Innovations
Deadline: May 31, 2016
Amount: $500
Eligibility Requirements:

  • Must be a US citizen pr permanent immigrant
  • Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above
  • Either currently enrolled or planning to enroll in a community college, vocational-technical school, or private or public educational institution within the United States
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MyBioSource Scholarship Program

Organization: MyBioSource.com
Deadline: May 31, 2016
Amount: $1,000
Eligibility Requirements:  MyBioSource has five $1,000 scholarships for (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics majors and five $1,000 scholarships for all other majors.
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Well Chiropractic Bi-Annual Scholarship

Organization:  Well Chiropractic
Deadline: May 31, 2016
Amount: $500
Eligibility Requirements: Applicants will be judged on their academic merits as well as the content of the application and essay they provide.

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TechChecks Business Leadership Scholarship

Organization: Tech Checks
Deadline: June 15, 2016
Amount: $1,000
Eligibility Requirements:

  • Incoming students for fall of 2016, who are US Citizens, are eligible for the scholarship.
  • Preference will be given to applicants who are female, have a disability, or belong to one of the following minority groups:
    • Hispanic/Latino
    • African American
    • Asian
    • American/Pacific Islander
    • Native American/American Indian (must be able to provide proof of membership to a tribe)
  • Applicants must be working toward their MBA or any other field that emphasizes business or marketing
  • Winners are not based on financial need.
  • Scholarship awarded to students with an average SAT score of 1070, Math ACT 26 or higher and average GPA of 3.5 or above.

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Band Together Scholarship

Organization: WillYouBe.com
Deadline: August 1, 2016
Award: $500
Eligibility Requirements: Any legal U.S. resident who is 18 years or older and is attending or will attend an accredited college or university.

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The Missing Link Scholarship

Organization: Rizolt Marketing
Deadline: August 1, 2016
Amount: $500
Eligibility Requirement: Any legal U.S. resident who is 18 years or older and is attending or will attend an accredited college or university.

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