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External Scholarships

An External Scholarship will not post on a student's account until an award letter from the External Scholarship Agency has been received. It is the responsibility of the student to provide enrollment information to the organization(s) granting the scholarship. Examples of some outside agencies are sororities, fraternities, churches, community organizations, businesses, and schools. A check from the donor must be received before the end of the semester.
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Accounting Students Scholarship Program (Gulab Goodness)

  • college students of all majors who are enrolled or been accepted for enrollment as a full-time student
  • essay 1.500 to 2,000 words
  • Submission to , along with their name, college/university, expected year of graduation, and intended major.
  • Deadline: 15th of May each year

Allied Van Lines Scholarship

  • 3 individual scholarships will be awarded
  • The individual scholarship award amount of $1,000 per winner. Total scholarship awards: $3,000
  • Award amount will be made out to the winner’s school in the form of a check and mailed to the winner’s personal address

All American $1000 Car Review/Essay Scholarship

  • The candidate should be 18 years or older during admission
  • The Review/Essay should between 1200-1500 words.
  • The Top 10 entries will be featured on the website and the Best Review wins the $1000 Scholarship


  • Scholarships totaling more than $10,000 in funding available for students
  • New scholarships added daily that are only available on the platform

BrainBuxa Scholarship

  • Open to graduate and undergraduate students pursuing studies in the fields of management or in another technical discipline such as physics or mathematics etc with an interest in the field of management
  • Scholarship of $1000


"Careers in Coding” Contest

  • $1,000 scholarship opportunity
  • Must be enrolled full time in an accredited 2-4 year technical/vocational college, university or Code Camp program
  • Must be at least 18 years old as of the date of application

Charles E. Joseph Employment Law Scholarship

  • Awards $1,000 annually to a law student who plans to work in plaintiff’s employment law
  • Charles E. Joseph and his team will review the submissions and evaluate applicants on the basis of academic merit, future career promise, and the originality and persuasiveness of their essay
  • Applicants must be currently attending or accepted to an ABA-accredited law school

College Monk Essay Scholarship

  • $1500 award
  • The applicant must be a legal citizen of the U.S or an International student with a valid student visa
  • Should be enrolled or attending an undergraduate or graduate program

Congressional Black Caucus Foundation

  • The CBCF has awarded scholarships to talented and deserving students for nearly three decades

  • Two $2500 awards
  • Senior high school students, full-time college students
  • The student must be 16 years old or over

Covers in Play Pool Enclosure Scholarship

  • One scholarship of $1000 to the winning student
  • Students who are actively enrolled in US or Canadian universities or colleges; students below the age of 18 will require consent from a parent or legal guardian

Culinary Scholarship Program USA, Canada, and Australia

  • Students eligible for this scholarship gets an opportunity to win $5000
  • Scholarship opportunity for students that are in the school of Hospitality Management

Crestline Custom Promotional Products Scholarship

  • Awarded student will receive $1,000 to be used towards expenses for their degree
  • U.S. citizen accepted to or currently attending a college or university within the United States


District of Columbia Tuition Assistance Grant (DCTAG)

  • Private College Option: Provides up to $2,500 per year for up to five years toward tuition costs at D.C.
    • Area private colleges (includes D.C., Prince George's, Montgomery, Arlington, and Fairfax counties, the City of Alexandria)
  • It provides up to $2,500 per year for all private historically black colleges and universities in the United States



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  • Database of thousands of scholarship and grant programs offered by 2,130 unique state, corporate, and private sponsors
  • The total value of over 8.6 billion in scholarships

Ehline Law Firm Military Veteran’s Law Scholarship

  • Enrolled in an accredited Law Office Study Program, or Law School, such as a judge’s chambers, law school, or other universities in the United States
  • Cumulative Grade Point Average(GPA) of 3.0 or higher
  • As stated, all vets must show proof of their honorable discharge (OTH need not apply unless cleared to “honorable”)
  • $500 Scholarship fund 

Emmanuel Sheppard & Condon Distracted Driving Scholarship Contest

  • Award: $1,000 scholarship
  • Applicants must be EITHER (1) graduating high school seniors (graduating summer 2020) OR (2) students currently enrolled in a college, trade school, or university as of the start of the fall 2020 semester.
  • Write an essay of no more than 500 words


FICPA Scholarship Foundation

  • Applicants must be enrolled in accounting major
  • Applicants need to submit a written essay
  • Application opens every January


Gaming Scholarship Program

  • Minimum of 18 years of age by the start of the program
  • Be citizens of Canada, us, Australia or permanent residents
  • The winners of the scholarship will be chosen by a board of experts from TechEnroll the scholarship amount of $5000 will be awarded every year

General Board of Higher Education and Ministry

  • Students pursuing undergraduate and graduate degrees
  • Every year, an average of $5.5 million is awarded to help students in the United States and abroad pursue their dreams through higher education

Give Me Liberty Scholarship

  • $1,000 award
  • The applicant must be an eligible U.S citizen
  • The applicant must be a high school senior or must be attending or enrolled in an accredited institution in the United States

Global Students Scholarship Program

  • The applicants must have completed secondary school / high school education
  • The applicants can be a citizen of any country or region
  • Students pursuing a proven and career-focused educational course from a reputed college or university and belonging to distinct parts of the world can apply for this scholarship


Headset Plus

  • Plantronics office headset would like to help an ambitious college student toward his/her college expenses with a $1000 scholarship

Healthline – Stronger Scholarship

  • Be a student of color who identifies as Black, Indigenous, Hispanic, Latino/Latina, and/or Pacific Islander
  • Current junior or senior in pursuit of an undergraduate degree (as of Fall 2021)
  • Demonstrated involvement in the advancement of health equity by impacting an obstacle created by a social determinant of health.
  • Deadline: March 2 – April 20, 2021

Hearts for Community Service Scholarships - $5,000

  • Applicants who are Florida, Georgia and Louisiana residents
  • Participation in volunteer service in their local community
  • Minimum 2.75 GPA
  • Attendance or admittance in post-secondary education for the Award Academic Year

Home Heavenz Clean Environment Scholarship Program

  • Applications are open for students all around the world.
  • Applicants outside the U.S are obligated to write an essay on one of the topics listed on the Scholarship page.
  • Minimum GPA of 3.00
  • Currently Enrolled in an Accredited University / College (Please Provide Proof of Admission)
  • About to Start an Accredited University / College (Please Provide Proof of Admission)


Injured Call Today

  • This scholarship is a one-time award worth $1,000
  • Must be attending a 4-yr college/university or 2-yr community college
  • Applicants must write a 500-word essay on why they are interested in entering the medical field


Jason Ackerman Memorial Scholarship

  • An applicant must have: Currently challenged by or have survived a life-altering circumstance due to illness or otherwise before the age of 21
  • A current legal resident of Florida
  • Accepted by an accredited university, college, community college or vocational/technical school within the state of Florida
  • Complete the application and provide all requested information with required attachments
  • A minimum GPA of 2.5.

Joanne Robinson Memorial Scholarship

  • The deadline for applications is February 28th each year
  • A scholarship of $1,000.00 will be awarded at the end of the Spring Semester for use during the upcoming academic year
  • Applicant must be a fulltime college student with a major in broadcast journalism and should be African-American
  • The scholarship is open to students nationwide


Marketing Scholarship (White Label SEO)

  • You must be enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate college program in the USA.
  • You must either be studying marketing or business or looking after some marketing work for a company
  • A minimum GPA of 2.5 is required to be eligible for the scholarship
  • Deadline: 15th of May and December 15th

Miami-Dade College Assistance Program

  • Financial Need based on calculated “unmet need” to pay for college in the upcoming year
  • Graduated from a Miami-Dade County Public High School or G.E.D. earned after November 1, 1996, with a minimum of two years in Miami-Dade County Public High School

Michael Moody Fitness Scholarship

  • $1,500 awarded to a high school senior, undergraduate, or graduate student who has demonstrated outstanding achievement, participation, and leadership in school activities and work experience, and interest in pursuing a career in the health and fitness-related fields

Molded Dimensions

  • Molded Dimensions is proud to offer a scholarship program for students in the process of pursuing a college degree in STEM
  • The awarded student will receive $500 to be used towards expenses for his or her degree

N Military Scholarship Competition

  • Each scholarship is $1,000 and two awards will be given
  • Students pursuing a degree in logistics, supply chain management, operational management, engineering, business, or a similar field may apply for the scholarship
  • Current or former military members who are enrolled or enrolling in college full-time

NFBPA Scholarship Program

  • Must be a current full-time undergraduate and full-time graduate students
  • Must have two letters of recommendation from faculty at your current university
  • Must have community service completed, particularly as related to public service


Old School Labs Scholarship

  • Award Amount: $1000
  • Current high school (or home-schooled) student attending a school in the U.S.
  • Planning to pursue a degree at an accredited U.S. post-secondary institution


R3 Stem Cell Scholarship

  • Applicants must be an American citizen and at least 18 years of age.
  • Must possess a current grade point average (GPA) of 2.5 or higher.
  • Have documented acceptance at a university, accredited college or community college, or can show proof of current enrollment at a university, an accredited college or community college.
  • Write a 100% unique essay with a minimum of 1000 words and submit by the December 31, 2020 deadline.
  • Meet the R3 Stem Cell Scholarship regulations and follow the submission requirements 

Ray Charles Foundation Scholars Fund in Neurosurgery

  • Applicants must be at least 18 years of age
  • Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents of the United States
  • Applicants must be an undergraduate (sophomore or above), graduate or medical student with an interest in furthering their education in the field of neuroscience. The Ray Charles Foundation strongly encourages students from Historically Black Colleges and Universities HBCU, who meet the application requirements, to apply
  • Click here to view the scholarship flier

Rest Right Mattress

  • Applicants must be, or plan to be enrolled full-time in an accredited post-secondary educational institution.
  • The recipient must be enrolled as a full-time student at an accredited post-secondary educational institution at the time of award
  • The recipient must have a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or higher.


Scott Alan Turner, CFP® Personal Finance Scholarship

  • Graduating high school seniors or undergraduate college students who are in good standing
  • Be between the ages of 16 and 25 years old
  • Planning to enroll or currently enrolled in a two- or four-year college or vocational school on a part-time or full-time basis
  • United States citizen or legal resident
  • Minimum grade point average of 2.0 on a 4.0 scale
  • Essay requirement

SeniorAdvice Caregiver Scholarship

  • Offering a $2,000 scholarship
  • Students must be attending a two or four-year university or college
  • Email your completed questions and 2 required attachments (copy of transcript and video file) to

SentryOne – Data pros of Tomorrow Scholarship

  • Applicants must be enrolled, or are due to be enrolled, as a full-time student at an accredited US college or university for the Spring semester for which they are applying to receive the scholarship.
  • Applicants need to upload proof of enrollment for the Spring 2021 semester.
  • Applicants need to submit a written piece exploring their personal relationship with data, the impact it’s had on their education, and how data will be changing in 2020 in an 800- to 1,000-word essay.
  • Applicants must be interested in studying or pursuing a degree in any STEM field, including computer science, IT, engineering, mathematics, or data science, passionate about creating applications, coding, or data and dedicated to continuing your education in data science and technology

Slickdeals Student Scholarship Program

  • Must be a U.S. citizen, living in one of the 50 United States or the District of Columbia
  • At least 17 years of age
  • Currently accepted to an accredited university for a full-time undergraduate or graduate program in the United States for the winter/spring 2019 semester/quarter, or single equivalent term
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Each scholarship award is a value of up to $2,500

Slumber Yard $1500 Scholarship

  • $1500.00 Award
  • Must have 3.0
  • Must be currently enrolled, or planning to attend

SIXT Scholars Program (English)
SIXT Scholars Program (Español)

  • SIXT rent a car is pleased to offer five high school seniors the opportunity to receive a $5,000 scholarship and become a SIXT scholar
  • Designed to assist high school students who plan to continue their education in college
  • Scholarships are offered each year for full-time study at an accredited institution of the student’s choice


Tom Joyner Foundation

  • A United States Citizen
  • Current high school seniors attending school in the United States (applicant must be anticipating completion of high school degree in the spring of graduating year)
  • Applicants must have demonstrated leadership abilities through participation in community service, extracurricular, or other activities

TES Healthy Living

  • Students must have a GPA of more than 2.5.
  • The student must submit a 1000 word article, on the topics given
  • The student selected by the committee gets a $1000 award

Travis W. Watkins Tax Resolution & Accounting Firm Scholarship

  • $1000 scholarship for those who are interested in tax controversies studies
  • The scholarship is for any high school or university student in the United States
  • Students applying must submit an essay where you explain, present, inspire, or otherwise convince us as to why you deserve to win this scholarship


UNCF Scholarships

  • UNCF manages various scholarship programs and each program has its own eligibility criteria, open/close dates, and required documentation
  • Must apply through the on-line application process

UNCF – United Negro College Fund

  • To apply for a UNCF scholarship, you must apply through the on-line application process.
  • As many of the UNCF scholarships require that the scholarship recipient apply for Federal Student Aid, it is recommended that applicants complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
  • Minimum GPA of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale
  • Full-time enrollment in a college or university, presently or prospectively

United Methodist General Board of Higher Education and Ministry

  • Opens in January of each year
  • Applicants can submit one application per year

United Methodist Higher Education Foundation

  • Must be an active, full member of The United Methodist Church for at least one year prior to applying. Members of other Methodist denominations are not eligible. International students must be attending a United Methodist-related institution in the United States
  • Must be enrolled or planning to enroll in a full-time degree program (graduate or undergraduate) at a regionally accredited educational institution in the United States. Priority is given to applicants enrolled or planning to enroll in a United Methodist-related college or seminary


Watermark Scholarship for Women in STEM

  • Applicants are required to submit a written essay or short video.
  • U.S. residents enrolled at U.S.-based colleges or universities (2- or 4-year institutions)
  • Identifying as a woman
  • A sophomore/second year or higher standing currently enrolled in a Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics (STEM) degree-granting program
  • Applicants are required to submit a written essay or short video


  • Write an original essay (750-1000 words) on one of the two topics provided
  • Accepting essay submissions from all undergraduate students

Working Now and Then Undergraduate Scholarship

  • Awards $1,000 annually to an undergraduate considering a career in employment law
  • Applicants submit a resume, unofficial transcripts, and an essay on challenges facing workers' rights

Woodfield Laundromat Express

  • Two students will be selected to receive $500 in scholarship funds based on merit, such as their winning essay responses to two essay prompts
  • Scholarship funds must be used to pay for qualified expenses, including tuition, books and on-campus room and board
  • To enter, applicants are encouraged to send their essay submission to, along with their name, college/university, expected year of graduation, and intended major


Young Entrepreneur Scholarship

  • $500 in scholarship funds
  • Write a 1,000 to 1,500-word essay
  •  A link to a video of yourself explaining your answers. The video must be 5-10 minutes in length and should act as a supplement to your submitted essay
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