External Scholarships

  • Scholarships for Accounting Students - includes a list of scholarships offered on a nationwide basis.
  • A Place for Mom- is offering quarterly scholarships each valued at $1,000 including an additional $1,000 for the top winner. Please click on the link to view the different deadlines as well as other helpful information.
  • Allegheny Mountain Firefighters Initiative - Find out how you can earn up to $10,000 for college and other great benefits while serving your community.
  • American Chemical Society - The scholarship is designed to encourage African-American, Hispanic, and Native American students to pursue undergraduate college degrees in the chemical sciences. The goal of this scholarship program is to promote diversity in the chemical sciences by aiding in building an awareness of college students in these minority groups of the value and rewards associated with careers in science and to assist these students in acquiring skills and credentials needed for success in these areas. The Web Site http://www.acs.org/content/acs/en/funding-and-awards/scholarships/acsscholars.html can be accessed for an online application or additional information about the program.
  • Ampronix- is offering a total of $2,250 to be awarded to three different recipients with first place being $1,000. The deadline to apply is May 31, 2018. Please click on the link for additional information. 
  • AudioReputation.com- is offering a $1,000 scholarship. The deadline to apply is June 15, 2018 with the winner being selected on June 30, 2018. Please click on the link for additional information. 
  • Azazie- is offering a $1,000 scholarship. The deadline to apply is May 31, 2018 with the winner being chosen on June 30, 2018. Please click on the link for additional eligibility requirements. 
  • B. Davis Scholarship- is a $1,000 scholarship. Applicants must write a 1,000 word essay on a selected topic. The deadline to apply is May 22, 2018. Please click on the link for more details. 
  • Become an Educator Scholarship - This $1,000 scholarship is awarded once per year, to (2) deserving candidates who are working to become a teacher, but don't have the financial means to complete their educational training.  Visit ToBecomeATeacher.org for more information.
  • Beldon- is offering a scholarship with two winners receiving $1,000. The deadline to apply is September 1st annually with the winners being chosen shortly thereafter. Please click on the link for additional details. 
  • Better Credit Blog- is offering a $1,000 scholarship. The candidates must have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 as well as submit an essay. The deadline to apply is December 14, 2017 and the winner will be selected by January 2, 2018. Please click on the link for additional details.
  • BigSunAthletics- is offering a $500 scholarship. The candidates must submit an essay of 500-1,000 words on a prompted topic. The deadline to apply is June 19, 2018. The winner will be selected approximately two weeks after the deadline. Please click on the link for additional information. 
  • Bloomfield Capital- is offering a $1,000 scholarship. Applicants must be a rising junior or above enrolled in a business or finance field. Please click on the link for additional information.
  • The Bradley R. Corbett Scholarship is open to any students of any degree seeking category.  The student must submit an essay between 500 and 1,000 words on any one of a list of choices.  Please view their scholarship page to learn more.
  • Business Plan Scholarship for Students with Disabilities - offers a $1,000 prize to any undergraduate student with a documented disability.  Additional application requirements can be found on their website.
  • Business Scholarships- This is a resource page with a variety of different scholarships relating to students in the business field. Please click on the link to view the different scholarship opportunities.
  • Campus Pride- is a database of LGBTQ related scholarships
  • Careers Against Smoking- is offering a variety of different scholarships on their page. Please click on the link for additional information and be sure to to scroll to the bottom of the page to the scholarship section.
  • Caring.com - is offering two scholarships worth $1500 each to two students going to school while caring for an aging relative.  The deadline for the next scholarship award is December 31st.  Check out the website for details.
  • Casey Dilworth Scholarship- is a $500 scholarship being offered on sleep deprivation. The deadline to apply is December 14, 2017 with the winner being announced December 23rd. Please click on the link for additional details.
  • Central Infusion Alliance- is offering a $1,000 scholarship that will be awarded annually. Submissions must received by June 1st of each year with the winner being selected on July 1st. Please click on the link for additional details.
  • CG Trader- The top submission will be awarded a $2,000 scholarship with the two runner ups receiving $500 each. The deadline for submission is on January 15, 2018. Please click on the link for additional information. 
  • ChurnMag.com- is offering three different $2,000 scholarships. The topic is on quitting smoking. Each applicant must submit an essay on a prompted question. The deadline to apply is May 31, 2018 with the winners being selected by June 7, 2018. Please click on the link for additional details. 
  • Citrix ShareFile- is awarding $10,000 in scholarships to three winners with the grand prize being $5,000. Applicants must submit a 500-800 word essay on a prompted topic. The deadline for submission is December 15, 2017. Please click on the link for additional details.
  • College Answer's Scholarship Resource Center - Get tips for a successful scholarship search & find out how to write a winning scholarship essay AND learn how to avoid scholarship scams.  Sallie Mae's free scholarship search engine provides access to an award database that contains more than 3 million scholarships, worth over $16 billion.  And just by registering, students will be automatically entered in a drawing for a $1,000 monthly scholarship giveaway.
  • College Prowler's $2,000 No Essay Scholarship - This scholarship is awarded to students monthly with the deadline being the last day of each month.
  • College Prowler's $1,000 Survey Your School Scholarship - This scholarship is awarded to students monthly with the deadline being the last day of each month.  Simply share some opinions about your college and life on campus, and you're eligible for the scholarship.
  • College Prowler Scholarship Search - Contains 3.2 million scholarships for students to browse by category (religious affiliation, race, hobbies, etc.)
  • Commaful- is offering a $1,000 scholarship to three lucky winners. The candidate must submit a 1,000 word essay or three short stories. The official deadline is March 31, 2018. Please click on the link for additional details. 
  • Communications for Research- is offering a $2,000 scholarship. The applicant must write a 500+ word essay on a prompted topic. The deadline to apply is June 1st with the winner being selected July 1st annually. Please click on the link for additional information. 
  • Confirm BioSciences- is pleased to be offering a $1,000 scholarship. The applicant must write a 1,000 word essay on their choice of the 1 of 4 different topics. The deadline to apply is December 31, 2017 with the winner being selected in January 2018. Please click on the link for additional details.
  • Coupon Surf- is offering a $1,000 scholarship awarded to one student. The applicant must submit an essay of between 500-1,000 words on a prompted topic or may compose a video of no longer than five minutes. The deadline to apply is December 31, 2017. Please click on the link for additional details. 
  • Dealspotr- is offering a bi-annual scholarship with the winner receiving $2,000. Please click on the link for additional details.
  • Deputy.com Scholarship for Women in Technology-This is a $1,000 scholarship per semester awarded to a female working towards a Bachelors or Masters degree in any technology field. Please click on the link for additional information.
  • Diet Spotlight- is offering four different scholarship awards with the grand prize winner receiving $3,000. The applicants must submit an essay on a prompted topic. The deadline to enter is December 31, 2017 with the winners being chosen in late January. Please click on the link for additional information.
  • Direct Loans Lenders- is offering a quarterly scholarship of $500. The next deadline to apply is December 31, 2017 with the winner being selected on January 15, 2018. Please click on the link for additional details. 
  • Dumond's Custom Furniture-is offering a $1,000 scholarship to any student pursuing a degree in Arts. The deadline to apply is November 30, 2017 with the winner being announced at the end of December. Please click on the link for additional information. 
  • Facts Chronicle- is offering a $1,500 scholarship to one lucky student. The applicant must submit an essay of 1,000 words on a select topic. The deadline to enter is July 15, 2018 with the winner being announced two weeks after. Please click on the link for additional details.
  • Fastweb - Search for scholarships and get tips on financial aid, careers, etc.
  • GamingScanScholarship- is a $1,500 scholarship. The applicants must submit an essay of 500 words minimum on a selected topic for consideration. The deadline to apply is May 10, 2018 with the winner being announced shortly thereafter. Please click on the link for additional details. 
  • GottaHaveFit- is offering a $1,500 scholarship to students interested in health and nutrition. The deadline to apply is December 31, 2017 with the winner being announced on January 15, 2018. Appicants must submit an essay on a chosen topic for consideration of the scholarship. Please click on the link for additional information.
  • GreenPal- is offering a $2,000 scholarship. This award is annual. Please click on the link for additional details.
  • The Guiding Light Scholarship gives opportunity to highlight the influential person in a student's life who has led them down the right path.  Every year in September a $500 scholarship will be awarded.  More information can be found on the website.
  • HeadphonesEncyclopedia.com- is offering a $1,500 scholarship. Students must be in good academic standing with their school and submit a short essay. The deadline to apply is December 15, 2017 with the winner being selected on December 30, 2017. Please click on the link for additional details. 
  • HostGator- is offering a $1,500 scholarship awarded to three winners. The deadline to apply is November 30, 2017 with the winners being chosen on January 14, 2018. Please click on the link for additional eligibility requirements. 
  • Ideapod Scholarship Program - scholarship applications are now being received. Entry, prize and deadline details can be found on their webpage.
  • Iflexion- is a software development company. The award is for $1,000. Any major may apply. The application deadline is December 31, 2017. Please click on the link for additional information.
  • JAMAS- is offering a $2,500 scholarship. The deadline to apply is February 1, 2018. Please click on the link for additional details.
  • Job Application Center- is offering a $1,000 scholarship to a student with a minimum GPA of 3.0. The applicant must submit an essay of 600 words on an selected topic. The deadline to apply is May 1, 2018 with the winner being selected approximately two weeks after. Please click on the link for additional details. 
  • The mission of Kids' Chance of Pennsylvania, Inc. (Kids' Chance of PA) is to provide scholarship grants for college and vocational education to children of Pennsylvania workers who have been killed or seriously injured in a work-related accident resulting in financial need.  To find out if you are eligible or to apply for a scholarship, please visit the Kids' Chance website.
  • Kitchen Apparatus- is offering three different scholarships with the grand prize being $1,500. The deadline to apply is January 31, 2018. Please click on the link for additional details. 
  • LA Tutors- is offering a monthly $500 scholarhsip. The deadline to apply is the 20th of each month. Please click on the link for additional eligibility requirements. 
  • Laser Spine Institute- is offering a $1,500 scholarship. This is an annual scholarship with the deadline to apply being June 15th of each year and the winner being selected August 1st. Please clink on the link for additional eligibility requirements. 
  • Lawn Starter-is offering a scholarship open to any major as long as the applicant is passionate about entrepreneurship. Please click on the link for additional details.
  • Leap Clixx- is offering a $2,500 scholarship. The applicants must write a 1,000 word essay on a prompted topic. The deadline for submission is May 1, 2018. Please click on the link for additional details. 
  • Learn How to Become- is a website specializing in various scholarship opportunitites for minority students. Please click on the link to view the different opportunities as well as the deadline to apply to each.
  • Manager Skills- is offering a $1,000 scholarship. Applicants must submit an essay on a prompted topic. The deadline to apply is December 31, 2017 with the winner being selected on January 9, 2018. 
  • Market Biz- is offering a $1,000 scholarship to the winner and a $500 scholarship for runner-up. Applicants must submit a short essay. The deadline to apply is June 30, 2018. Please click on the link for additional details. 
  • MedOnTheGo- is offering a $1,000 scholarship for women in the STEM field. This scholarship is Bi-annual with the deadline for the Fall Semester being June 1, 2018 and December 1, 2018 for Spring. Please click on the link for additional details. 
  • Momma's Best Mattress- is offering a $5,000 scholarship. Applicants must have a GPA of 3.0 at the time of applying as well as submit a short essay with their entry. The deadline to apply is March 31, 2018 with the winner being selected in April 2018. Please click on the link for additional details. 
  • MouseBeast.com- is offering a $1,500 scholarship. The deadline to apply is November 29, 2017 with the winner being selected on December 10, 2017. Please clink on the link for additional information. 
  • Music Instruments Center- is offering a $1,000 scholarship. The minimum GPA to apply is 3.0 or better. Applicants must write a 1,500 word essay on a prompted topic. The deadline to apply is March 1, 2018. Please click on the link for additional details. 
  • MyFlyFit- is offering a $2,500 scholarship. Any student with a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or better is eligible to apply. The deadline to apply is August 31, 2018 with the winner being selected in September 2018.
  • MySmartaHome- is offering a $500 scholarship. The deadline to apply is March 15, 2018 with the winner being selected on March 31st. Please click on the link for additional details. 
  • National Auto Protection- is offering a $1,000 scholarship. The candidates must write a 500 word essay on a prompted question. The application deadline is December 31, 2017 with the winner being chosen on January 11, 2018. Please click on the link for additional information. 
  • National Business Capital- is offering a $1,500 scholarship to one lucky winner. The applicants must submit a short essay to be entered. The deadline to apply is May 1, 2018. Please click on the link for additional information. 
  • National Eagle Scout Association - There are two types of nationally awarded Eagle Scout scholarships.  One type is academic scholarships, which include a varying number of $3,000 scholarships awarded each year by the NESA. The other type of national Eagle Scout scholarship is the Hall/McElwain Merit Scholarship.  Each region reviews applications and awards a varying number of these $1,000 scholarships.  Visit the NESA scholarship site for additional information.
  • The New Beginnings Scholarship is available to high school and college students.  You must have a minimum of 2.0 GPA to be eligible for this award. A 250-word essay must also be submitted about your academic goals and your contributions to your school and/or community.  $500 is awarded on the 21st of each month.
  • Ninja Outreach- is offering a $1,000 scholarship. The applicants must write an essay and have a GPA of 3.0 or higher. The deadline for submission is December 4, 2017 with the winner being selected on December 18, 2017. Please click on the link for full eligibility requirements. 
  • NOVUS BIOLOGICALS will award one declared science major $1500 every spring and fall semester. Applying for the scholarship is as simple as writing a short essay telling our scholarship team why science is awesome and how you plan to use your degree to advance scientific discovery.  Please visit the website for more information.
  • Nurse Recruiter- is offering $10,000 in initial scholarships. There are three different deadlines to apply, January 15th for the Spring, May 15th for Summer, and September 15th is for Fall. Please click on the link for additional details.  
  • PNC Education Achiever Scholarship - You could win $2,000 for college!
  • PollakImmigration- is offering a $2,500 scholarship. The applicants must submit an essay of no less than 800 words on a selected topic. The deadline to apply is November 1, 2018. Please click on the link for full eligiblity requirements. 
  • Pro Teeth Guard- is offering a $1,000 scholarship. Applicant must submit a 300 word essay on a prompted topic. The deadline to apply is June 29, 2018. Please click on the link for additional details. 
  • QuitDay.org Scholarship is awarded to students each year who share their vision for a smoke-free world.  A total of $3,000 will be awarded to 3 students.  Application deadline is March 31st of each year.  Eligibility requirements and application details can be found on their website.
  • Quit Smoking Scholarship- is a scholarship awarded to three different winners each for $5,000. The candidates must write an essay on a prompted topic. The deadline for submission is May 31, 2018. Please click on the link for additional details. 
  • Rise of Sigma Scholarship- is a $3,500 scholarship. Applicants must submit an essay of no less than 750 words on a prompted topic. The deadline to apply is December 31, 2018 with the winner being chosen shortly afterwards.
  • Royal Ramps- is offering a $500 scholarship. The entries must be submitted by January 31, 2018 with the winner being announced on February 1, 2018. Please click on the link for additional information. 
  • Safety.com- is a website dedicated to informing students on the safety of scholarships. The site also gives other tips and pointers on avoiding scams.
  • Scholarship Search by Sallie Mae - More than 3 million scholarships offering up to $18 billion in free money are accessible with Scholarship Search by Sallie Mae. STUDENTS CAN WIN $1,000 to help pay for college.  Sallie Mae awards $1,000 every month.  Students can easily enter the sweepstakes when they register for the Scholarship Search by Sallie Mae.
  • Scholarship Scams - Never pay for scholarship information. For more information read attached article, "Beware of Scholarship Hucksters," posted Sunday, January 28, 2007.
  • SchoolSoup.com is a database of scholarships for students pursuing a post-secondary education with over 250,000 College specific and Private scholarships listed.  Students can quickly and easily browse through scholarships by a variety of categories.
  • Science Ambassador Scholarship- is a full tuition scholarship funded by Cards Against Humanity. Applicants must film a three minute video explaining a STEM topic they are passionate about. The deadline to apply is December 11, 2017 with the winner being announced in April 2018. Please click on the link for additional information. 
  • SeniorAdvice.com- is offering two different $1,000 scholarships. The first is for an eligible student who has served as a volunteer in a senior living community in the past year. The second scholarship offered is for an eligible student who has been a caregiver for an adult relative. The deadline to apply for either scholarship is January 15, 2018 with the winner being selected on February 1, 2018. Please click on the links for eligibility requirements.
  • Senioradvisor.com-is offering three annual $2,000 scholarships. Students must submit an essay to them by the deadline of December 31st. Please click on the link for additional details.
  • Seniorcare.com- is offering an annual $1,500 scholarship. Please click on the link for additional details. 
  • SeniorHomes.com- is offering two $1,000 scholarships. The applicants must submit a 500 word essay or 2-3 minute video on a selected topic. The deadline to apply is January 31, 2018 with the winners being announced on March 15, 2018.
  • Showbox App- is offering three scholarships worth $2,000 each. The applicants must be female pursuing degrees in either of the following fields: Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics. The deadline to apply is March 31, 2018. Please click on the link for additional details. 
  • Summit Shah Scholarship- This is a $1,000 scholarship awarded to a student in any major. Appicants must submit a short essay on a chosen topic. The deadline to apply is May 1, 2018 with the winner being selected shortly thereafter. Please click on the link for additional details. 
  • Teaching Scholarships- This is a resource page dedicated to students looking to become an educator. Please click on the link to view the different opportunities.
  • Technosoft- is offering a $500 scholarship. The applicant must submit an essay of 1,000 words on a selected topic. The deadline to apply is May 31, 2018. Please click on the link for additional details. 
  • Technoxy- is offering a $1,000 scholarship awarded annually to a student with the best content of the prompted essay question. The deadline to apply is December 31st with the winner being selected on January 5th. Please click on the link for additional details. 
  • The College Grants - Database of federal, state and private grant opportunities.
  • The Sleep Judge- is giving a $1,500 scholarship with the deadline to apply being October 30th of each year. Please click on the link for additional details. 
  • ThreeDInsider- is a company that provides in-depth information on 3D printing. They are offering a $1,000 scholarship. The applicant must write an essay to be considered. The deadline to apply is January 30, 2018. Please click on the link for more information. 
  • Tuition Funding Sources - Tuition Funding Sources is a private website designed to help students find scholarships, college and career information.  TFS offers students the largest scholarship database in the world with over $41 Billion in scholarship awards along with a career personality test and detailed college and career information.
  • United Energy Workers Healthcare- is offering a $1,000 scholarship. The deadline to apply is July 31, 2018. Please click on the link for additional details.
  • Upromise - Learn how just about everything you do can earn more money for college.
  • U.S. Bank Internet Scholarship Program - One of the biggest challenges students face is how to pay for college.  U.S. Bank's Internet Scholarship Program can help.  U.S. Bank will award forty $1,000 scholarships through a random drawing process.  Undergraduates students attending an eligible four-year college or university are eligible to apply.
  • Varsity Tutors holds a monthly $1,000 college scholarship contest where students write an essay in response to a monthly prompt.  Visitors to the Varsity Tutors scholarship webpage are able to vote via social media for submitted entries.  The top five entries with the most votes are reviewed by Varsity Tutors at the end of the month and one winner is subsequently chosen to receive the $1,000 scholarship.  Interested persons can visit the website for contest information.
  • VeteranAid.org- is offering three annual $2,000 scholarships to any degree seeking student. You must submit a 500-750 word essay to be considered. The deadline to apply is December 31st with the winners being announced on January 31st. Please click on the link for additional details on how to apply.
  • Veterans and Dependents Scholarships- This is a resource page dedicated to servicemembers and their families. There are a variety of different scholarships to view.
  • Virtual Reality Rental- is offering a $1,000 scholarship awarded to one student per semester. Candidates must write a short essay to enter. The deadline to apply for the Fall semester is August 20 and the deadline for the Spring semester is December 31. Please click on the link for additional details. 
  • Wall Street Oasis- is offering a $1,000 scholarship. The applicant must submit an essay on a select topic. The deadline to apply is July 1, 2018 with the winner being chosen on July 15, 2018.
  • WoofDog- is offering a $1,000 scholarship. The applicant must submit an essay on a topic. The deadline for submission is December 15, 2017 with the winner being selected on December 21, 2017. 
  • Zip Recruiter- is offering a quarterly scholarship of $3,000. The applicants must submit an essay of 250-500 words on a prompted topic. The first quarter's deadline is September 30, 2017 with the winner being selected on October 31, 2017. Please click on the link for full eligibility requirements as well as the dates for each scholarship deadline.