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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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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The Peck Law Firm Scholarship

Organization: The Peck Law Firm
Deadline: May 31, 2016
Amount: $2,000
Eligibility Requirements: The scholarship is open to any American citizen, who will have graduated from high school before July 1, 2016.  Only students, who have a 3.0 GPA or higher and who are seeking a law-related degree, may apply.

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Zavodnick, Zavodnick & Lasky, LLC. $1,000 Bi-Annual Scholarship

Organization: Zavodnick, Zavodnick & Lasky, LLC.
Deadline: June 5, 2016
Amount: $1,000
Eligibility Requirements: Applicants must be currently enrolled in or actively applying to a college or graduate program.  

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Adam Greenman American Dream Scholarship

Organization: Adam Greenman Law
Deadline: June 1, 2016
Amount: $1,000
Eligibility Requirements:

  • Applicants must be currently enrolled in a university and continue to be enrolled in the following academic year, or be applying to a university for enrollment in the following academic year.

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Law Office of Joseph LoRusso Scholarship

Organization: Law Office of Joseph LoRusso 
Deadline: June 1, 2016
Amount: $1,000
Eligibility Requirements: Both current students and those starting college are welcome to apply.

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inSegment Scholarship Program

Organization: inSegment.com
Deadline: June 3, 2016
Amount: $1,000
Eligibility Requirements:

  • Enrolled at high school, college, or university in the U.S.
  • Aged sixteen (16) years or older.
  • Academic status should be "good standing".
  • Have a cumulative grade point average (GPA) of at least 3.0

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Typology Central Personality Type Scholarship

Organization: Typology Central
Deadline: June 3, 2016
Amount: $2,000
Eligibility Requirements:  Undergraduate and graduate students who will be attending an accredited university or college in the United States are eligible to apply for this scholarship. The scholarship is available to those who have completed at least 15 credit hours. Applications in all major fields of study are eligible. 

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Abbott and Fenner Annual Scholarship

Organization: Abbott and Fenner Business Consultants
Deadline: June 10, 2016
Amount: $1,000
Eligibility Requirements:  The A&F Scholarships are available to all high school juniors and seniors as well as all students currently registered in any accredited post secondary institution.

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Safe Driver Scholarship Contest

Organization:  Litster Frost Injury Lawyers
Deadline: June 15, 2016
Amount: Varies
Eligibility Requirements: Students must be applying for or enrolled at a 2 year, 4 year, or graduate level educational institution

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Essay Writing Contest

Organization: EssayCapital.com
Deadline: June 25, 2016
Amount: Varies
Eligibility Requirements: Open to all grade levels and majors.

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iPayables Accounts Payable Scholarship

Organization:iPayables.com
Deadline: June 30, 2016
Amount: $1,000
Eligibility Requirements: Open to incoming freshmen, sophomores, and juniors.  Open to all majors.

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Lynne Goldberg Balance for Success Scholarship

Organization: OMG I Can Meditate (OMGICanMeditate.com)
Deadline: June 30, 2016
Amount: $500
Eligibility Requirements: You must be a first year student currently enrolled full-time at an accredited higher education institution.

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Ray Snader Scholarship

Organization: Law Offices of Howard A. Snader, LLC.
Deadline: June 30, 2016
Amount: $2,000
Eligibility Requirements:

  • Graduating high school no later than May/June, 2016 or actively enrolled in an accredited college or university in the United States
  • Have a parent currently in prison for a felony offense, OR
  • As a result of the parent's prior incarceration, the family is unable to provide sufficient financial assistance for tuition, book, and other related college expenses.
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Snoring HQ Scholarship

Organization: SnoringHQ
Deadline: June 30, 2016
Amount: $1,000
Eligibility Requirements: Students who are currently enrolled in high school (seniors only), college, university, or trade school.

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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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