Skip Navigation

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!

Check back each week for a new opportunities

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.
https://softwareproviders.com/scholarship/

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.

Please see link for more information: http://www.peopleclaim.com/Advocacy-training-program.aspx

Dickson Law Group Scholarship

Organization: Thomas L. Dickson $1,000 College Scholarship
Deadline: May 15th, 2015
Amount:
$1,000
Eligibility Requirements:

  • Must be currently enrolled in an accredited college in the US or are planning to matriculate in the fall of 2015.
  • Must be in good academic standing if currently enrolled in college or high school
  • If an applicant is under 18, the permission of a parent or guardian
  • Submission of the video essay by 5/15/15.

http://www.dicksonlegal.com/scholarship

Mometrix College Scholarship

Organization: Mometrix
Deadline: May 22, 2015
Amount: Varies
Eligibility Requirements: Anyone who will be a full-time student at a college or university between August 1, 2015 and November 1, 2017 is encouraged to apply. This usually includes everyone from current high-school seniors to college juniors.
http://www.mometrix.com/collegescholarships/

Jan Egerton and Don Smithley Mesothelioma Scholarship

Organization: Mesotheliomahelp.com
Deadline: May 23, 2015
Amount: $2,500
Eligibility Requirements: This essay contest is open to undergraduate and graduate students who are 18-years-old or older and are currently enrolled in a college or university located within the 50 United States or the District of Columbia. U.S. territories are excluded.
http://www.mesotheliomahelp.org/scholarship-contest/

B.Davis Scholarship

Organization: B.Davis Scholarship
Deadline: May 25, 20
Deadline: May 25, 2015
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. Open to all majors and grade levels. For more information visit the below link. http://www.studentawardsearch.com/scholarships.htm

Accident Survivor Scholarship

Organization: Zehl and Associates
Deadlines: May 30, 2015
Amount: $1,000
Eligibility Requirements: This scholarship will be awarded to a student at an accredited university who either personally was the victim of or has a family member (brother, sister, mother or father) who was the victim of a major accident. Applicant must be a U.S. citizen and 18 years or older. To be eligible, candidates must submit a 1-3 page essay describing the impact that the accident had on them (or their family member), what they have done to overcome the effects (physical and/or financial) of the accident, and what they believe could or should be done to prevent a similar accident from occurring again in the future. Candidates must be full time students and have a current GPA of at least a 3.0.

http://www.zehllaw.com/accident-survivor-scholarship/

Mary Blackwell Barnes Memorial Scholarship

Organization: Women in Public Finance
Deadline: May 31, 2015
Amount:  Amount ranges from $1,000-$5,000
Eligibility Requirements:  1) Be a female student returning to a  Virginia or District of Columbia college or university in the fall of 2015. 2) Exhibit leadership skills through extracurricular activities, volunteer positions, and/ or work experiences; 3) Have an interest in pursing a career in finance, government, nonprofits, or public law; and 4) Complete and submit the application and required essay. http://www.virginiawpf.org/index.php/scholarships/2013-scholarships/

AAC's Behavioral Health Academic Scholarship

Organization: American Addiction Center
Deadline: May 31, 2015
Amount: Varies
Eligibility Requirements: Scholarships are for those studying in the fields of behavioral health, counseling, psychology, social work, nursing, or related subjects. Please review below link for additional information.
http://americanaddictioncenters.org/behavioral-health-academic-scholarship/

2015 Mary Blackwell Barnes Memorial Scholarship

Organization: Women in Public Finance
Deadline: May 31, 2015
Amount: Varies
Eligibility Requirements: Be a female student returning to a Virginia or District of Columbia college or university in the fall of 2015; 2) Exhibit leadership skills through extracurricular activities, volunteer positions, and/or work experiences; 3) Have an interest in pursuing a career in finance, government, nonprofits, or public law; and 4) Complete and submit the attached 2015 Mary Blackwell Barnes Memorial Scholarship application form http://www.virginiawpf.org/index.php/scholarships/2013-scholarships/

University Writing Scholarships

Organization: Proofreadingservices.com
Deadline: June 1, 2015
Amount: Varies
Eligibility Requirements: Undergraduate or graduate student (any field of study) enrolled in a US university (you do not need to be an American citizen) Minimum 3.2 GPA
http://www.proofreadingservices.com/pages/scholarship

Van Sant's Veterans' Educational Scholarship Program

Organization: Van Sant Law LLC.
Deadline:
June 15, 2015
Award: $1,000
Eligibility Requirements: -Applicant must be a veteran of the US Armed Forces with an Honorable Discharge. -A copy of your military record (DD Form 214). -A copy of your student ID or other proof of college enrolment. -A 500-word essay outlining your experience in the military and your educational goals.

Internet and Education Scholarship Organization: AT&T

Deadline: June 17, 2015
Amount: $1,000
Eligibility Requirements: Applicant must be a U.S. Citizen or Permanent Legal Resident of the United States.

  • Incoming freshman: Applicant must be a current student and have a cumulative high school grade point average of at least 2.5 on a 4-point scale and must have taken either the ACT or SAT test. Applicant must also be a high school or home school senior graduating or earning a GED between August 1, 2014 and July 31, 2015 and will be attending an accredited college or university by Fall semester 2015.
  • Current freshman, sophomores, juniors, seniors and graduate students: Applicant must have a cumulative college grade point average of at least 2.5 on a 4-point scale, and be enrolled full-time at an accredited college or university between August 1, 2014 and July 31, 2015.

http://www.attsavings.com/scholarship

Website Comments/Feedback

©2015 Virginia Wesleyan College