Outside Scholarships

Below are scholarship opportunities the Financial Aid office received from outside organizations.  This list is updated weekly and includes those scholarship opportunities with due dates within the next 4-6 weeks.  We recommend checking the list regularly throughout the year as the scholarship listings will change.

Please note the scholarships are arranged with the earliest deadline at the top.

Clicking on the scholarship name routes you to the organization’s website or a pdf document for further information and how to access application materials.

Note: The Financial Aid Office attempts to determine if these are worthwhile opportunities, however, Cal Poly does not endorse these organizations nor is responsible for any outcome.  If you believe any of the listed scholarships are not viable or have inappropriate requirements (ie: requires a fee, membership or purchase of merchandise to apply) please contact Kathi Good (kjgood@calpoly.edu) immediately.

 

Date Posted Title of Scholarship Category Description Deadline
3/2/2018 CSU Systemwide Scholarships - Dale M. Schoettler Scholars for Visually Impaired Students Visually Impaired Students 36 $10,000 scholarships. Supports students who have a visual disability, with preference to legally blind students. Eligible candidates must be enrolled in at least 6.1 units per term. The CSU Foundation will continue to accept applications year-round. Complete CSU Systemwide Scholarship Applicant Information Form (see pdf) and email to kjgood@calpoly.edu. 05/18/18
3/2/2018 CSU Systemwide Scholarships - Richard Leffingwell Scholarship Business, Economics, Veterans Two $3,000 scholarships. The scholarship will support students pursuing a course of study in Business and Economics and who have demonstrated an interest in public service. Veterans given favorable consideration. Complete CSU Systemwide Scholarship Applicant Information Form (see pdf) and email to kjgood@calpoly.edu. 05/18/18
3/2/2018 CSU Systemwide Scholarships - Glenn & Dorothy Dumke Fellowship Students doing Research from the CSU Archives; History, Economics, Public Administration, Public Policy, Political Science.  One $1,400 scholarship. The scholarship supports a student doing research from the CSU archives. Preference given to projects that involve research about the State of California. Complete CSU Systemwide Scholarship Applicant Information Form (see pdf) and email to kjgood@calpoly.edu. 05/18/18
3/2/2018 CSU Systemwide Scholarships - Jim Sanders Media & Leadership Scholarship Journalism, Media, Communication One $2,500 scholarship. The scholarship is geared toward students interested in journalism, media or communication and who aspire to a career in the media industry. Complete CSU Systemwide Scholarship Applicant Information Form (see pdf) and email to kjgood@calpoly.edu. 05/18/18
3/2/2018 CSU Systemwide Scholarships - Wilson C. Riles Education Scholarship Teacher Credential Program Three $2,000 scholarships. Supports students enrolled in CSU teacher credential programs in the 2018-19 academic year, with preference given to first generation students. Complete CSU Systemwide Scholarship Applicant Information Form (see pdf) and email to kjgood@calpoly.edu. 05/18/18
03/16/18 cuLearn 2018 Scholarship General $2,018 scholarship. Submit 250-500 word blog containing words of wisdom on how to pay for college while avoiding excessive debt. See website for details. 05/18/18
04/20/18 2018 Eileen Taylor $1,000 College Scholarship Award Must be registered Republican $1,000 scholarship. Complete application form, including two page double-spaced essay on topic: "Why I Choose To Be A Republican." 05/18/18
03/16/18 Trove Scholarship General $1,000 scholarship. Submit online application, including up to 500 word essay on topic listed on website. 05/18/18
03/16/18 2018 Mometrix Teaching Scholarships Credential students 1st prize - $500, 2nd prize - $150. Submit approximately 400 word essay about the moment you realized you wanted to become a teacher. 05/18/18
04/05/18 The Advocates Injury Attorneys Scholarship General $1,000 scholarship. Complete online application and submit 300-500 word essay on topic listed on website. See website for additional information. 05/20/18
03/16/18 LoanMart & Rancho Cucamonga Quakes Scholarship Opportunity Graduating from High School in San Bernardino County Three $1,000 scholarships. Submit 300 word statement describing why you believe you deserve this scholarship. See website for more details. 05/20/18
03/22/18 Top Best Reviews Consumerism & Internet Scholarship General $1,000 scholarship. Submit 1,000+ word article on topic: "How Internet has made an Impact on Consumerism." See website for additional information. 05/27/18
03/22/18 Resume Writing Lab Scholarship General $500 scholarship. Submit article on topic: "Resume With No Experience: Enter Workforce with Confidence." See website for submission details. 05/27/18
04/05/18 Your Company Formations Scholarship Programme General $1,000 scholarship. Submit 500 word essay that explains why you are a good candidate for the scholarship. See website for details and additional requirements. 05/28/18
04/13/18 Chinese American Construction Professionals (CACP) Scholarship Program Junior or Senior in Architecture, Construction Management, or Engineering $1,000 scholarship. Complete application form and submit with transcripts, statement of qualifications, and recommendation letters. See website for details. 05/30/18
04/05/18 The Advocates Scholarship General $1,000 scholarship. Complete online application and submit 300-500 word essay on topic listed on website. See website for additional information. 05/30/18
03/29/18 $1,000 Free Android Room Scholarship General  $1,000 scholarship. Submit 1,000+ word essay on Google Android. See website for details.  05/30/18
03/29/18 Bat and Ball Game Women's Sports Scholarship Female students studying for a degree in one of the sports related fields listed on website $1,000 scholarship. Submit essay 400-600 word essay on one of topics listed on website. See website for additional requirements. 05/30/18
03/29/18 Best Reviews Base Scholarship General First place - $1,000, 2nd place - $500, 3rd place - $300. Submit 1,000-5,000 word essay on any of topics listed on website. See website for other requirements. 05/30/18
03/29/18 Global Talent Scholarship General with passion for Technology $500 scholarship. Submit 1,000-1,200 word essay on topic: "Advantages and disadvantages of buying products online." See website for details. 05/30/18
03/29/18 Class A Drivers Scholarship Award General $1,314.15 scholarship. Submit 1,000+ essay on topics listed on website. See website for details. 05/30/18
04/27/18 Napasechnik.com Scholarship Program General $420 scholarship. Submit 500-1,000 word essay on topic: "Historical facts about marijuana." See website for further details. 05/31/18
04/20/18 Wpromote Digital Marketing Scholarship General 1st prize - $500 and MacBook Pro, 2nd prize - $750, 3rd prize - $500. Submit full-funnel social strategy to increase enrollment at your school by focusing on a single aspect of your university's campus culture. See website for complete instructions and details. 05/31/18
05/04/18 The Zebra "Show Off Your Stripes" 2018 Scholarship General $1,000 scholarship. Submit video or 3-photo album of you and your best friend, grandma, neighbor - it's up to you. Tell what things you like about each other, what you’ve learned from your relationship, or what message you have about inclusiveness to share with the world. See website for details.  05/31/18
04/20/18 World Environment Day Scholarship General $1,000 scholarship. Submit list of 5 practical ways people can replace the use of plastic. See website for details. 05/31/18
04/20/18 Worgul, Sarna & Ness, Criminal Defense Attorneys, LLC Scholarship General $5,000 scholarship. Submit 300-500 word essay on topic listed on website regarding community service. See website for further details. 05/31/18
04/13/18 AreaVibes 250 for $2,500 Short Essay Scholarship General $2,500 scholarship. Complete online application, including 250 word maximum essay on topic listed on application. 05/31/18
04/13/18 PerfectMemorials.com Living With Loss Scholarship General $1,500 scholarship. Submit an essay of approximately 750 words discussing a personal loss that you’ve experienced and how that death has affected your life and your future plans.  05/31/18
10/27/17 Bay Area SMACNA Scholarship Trust Fund General Awards of $5,250 available to students. Award winners must agree to be employed by a member firm during the summer months following the scholarship. 05/31/18
03/29/18 Mobile Photography Scholarship 2018 General $500 scholarship. Submit photo and 1,000 maximum short story about the topic: This is America. See website for details. 05/31/18
03/29/18 $1,000 Annual Art and Design Scholarship General $1,000 scholarship. Submit a piece of art that makes you proud. See website for additional information. 05/31/18
03/29/18 $3,500 Fundbox Small Business Funding Scholarship General $3,500 scholarship. In 1,000 words or less, describe how you plan to use your knowledge and skill sets to create a small (or big) business that would help impact society in a positive manner. See website for details. 05/31/18
03/29/18 Vimbly Scholarship General; age 25 and under $1,000 scholarship. Submit written essay (max 500 words) or video (2 minutes) answering both questions listed on website. See website for details 05/31/18
03/29/18 The Krist Law Firm, P.C. National Scholarship General $10,000 scholarship. Complete online application form, including 300-500 word essay about a time when you faced a significant ethical dilemma. What was the situation and what did you do? See website for additional requirements. 05/31/18
03/29/18 HonestOpinion.tech Student Scholarship Programme General $1,000 scholarship. Email donor to receive topic to write an article on. See website for details. 05/31/18
03/29/18 Technosoft Innovations Scholarship Program 2017-18 General $500 scholarship. Submit 1,000 essay on one of topics listed on website. See website for details. 05/31/18
03/29/18 Udemy Coupon Scholarship Program General $500 scholarship. Submit 1,500-2,000 word essay on topic: "How the internet has changed the world of education." See website for details. 05/31/18
05/18/18 Architecture Undergraduate Scholarship Architecture, General $1,000 scholarship. Submit online application, including 500-700 word essay answering question: How would you like to see the architecture industry change? 06/01/18
05/18/18 EcoCare Pest Solutions Undergraduate Scholarship General $1,000 scholarship. Submit online application, including 500-700 word essay answering question: How do you envision using your high education to better your community?  06/01/18
05/18/18 Vape Craft Inc. Scholarship General $4,000 scholarship. Submit 500+ word essay on one of topics listed on website. See website for further information. 06/01/18
05/11/18 Viber Mobile Technology Scholarship General Three $1,000 scholarships. Submit 400-500 word essay on how you believe mobile technology will change in the next ten years. See website for more details. 06/01/18
05/11/18 Cascade Building Services Undergraduate Scholarship General $1,000 scholarship. Complete online application, including 500-700 word essay answering question: How do you envision using your higher education to better your community. 06/01/18
05/11/18 Cutting edge Contracting Undergraduate Scholarship General $1,000 scholarship. Complete online application, including 500-700 word essay answering question: How do you envision using your higher education to better your community. 06/01/18
05/11/18 Children's Dentistry of Charlottesville Child Empowerment Undergraduate Scholarship General $1,000 scholarship. Submit online application, including 500-700 word essay answering question listed on website. 06/01/18
05/11/18 Radiance Dental Undergrad Scholarship General $1,000 scholarship. Complete online application, including 500-700 word essay on topic: "How do you envision using your higher education to better your community?" 06/01/18
04/20/18 HIRED Scholarship Computer Science $5,000 first prize, plus personalized training and promotion; top 10 finalists will also receive career coaching and promotion. Submit one page essay summarizing what makes your contribution to the software engineering field significant. See website for details. 06/01/18
04/20/18 Adam Greenman American Dream Undergraduate Scholarship General $1,000 scholarship. Complete online application, including 500-700 word essay answering question on website. 06/01/18
04/05/18 California Latino Legislative Caucus Foundation Scholarship Program California residents 60 $1,000 scholarships available for California students. Complete online application, including other required documents. 06/01/18
04/05/18 Lapeze & Johns Scholarship General $1,500 scholarship. Create a PSA (video 60-90 seconds) or essay (1,200-1,500 words) that highlights the complications and dangers of the provided topics, as well as how to address and prevent the issues in the future. See website for details. 06/01/18
04/05/18 Rock solid Waterpoofing Undergraduate Scholarship General $1,000 scholarship. Submit online application, including 500-700 word essay answering question: How do you envision using your high education to better your community?  06/01/18
04/05/18 Plesk Propelling Students Forward Scholarship General $1,000 scholarship. Submit 800-1,000 word essay on topic: "The Future of the Cloud Hosting Industry." See website for details. 06/01/18
04/05/18 PersonalMoneyService Scholarship General $1,000 scholarship. Submit essay answering the questions listed on website regarding "The Future of Small Business." See website for details. 06/01/18
04/05/18 Employment BOOST College Scholarships STEM $1,000 scholarship. Submit 500-1,000 essay on topic "How is technology going to change your way of life in 15 years?" See website for details. 06/01/18
04/05/18 Employment BOOST College Scholarships General $1,000 scholarship. Submit 500-1,000 word essay based on Allen Ginsberg's poem "Howl." See website for details. 06/01/18
04/05/18 HomeMedicalReviews $1,000 Caring Scholarship General $1,000 scholarship. Submit 2 minute video on topic listed on website. See website for further requirements. 06/01/18
04/05/18 Timberhill Dental Community Star Undergraduate Scholarship General $1,000 scholarship. Submit online application, including 500-700 word essay answering question on website. See website for additional requirements. 06/01/18
04/05/18 24 x 7 Doctors Answering Service 2018-2019 Scholarship General $2,000 scholarship; $400 2nd place scholarship. Submit 1,300+ word essay answering the questions on website. See website for additional requirements. 06/01/18
04/05/18 Delmain Analytics Free Undergraduate Scholarship for College Students 2018 General $1,000 scholarship. Submit online application, including 500-700 word essay answering question on website. See website for additional requirements. 06/01/18
04/05/18 Used Car to Dream Car Scholarship General $1,500 scholarship. Submit application, including answers to prompts on website. 06/01/18
04/05/18 CIA Medical Scholarship  General Three $1,000 awards, seven $250 awards. Submit 1,000-3,000 essay on topic of how a healthcare worker has made a difference in your life or the life of someone you know. See website for more details. 06/01/18
04/05/18 Goodwin & Scieszka Innovation Scholarship   $1,000 grand prize, two $500 runners up. Complete online application and submit 500-1,000 word essay on one of topics listed on website. 06/01/18
04/05/18 Strideline Scholarship General $1,000 scholarship. Submit online application, including answer to questions regarding your entrepreneurial goals. 06/01/18
04/05/18 Fishkeeping World 2018 Scholarship General $1,000 scholarship. You need to be knowledgeable about fishkeeping and have a passion for fish. However, you don't need to have actual fishkeeping experience. Submit 1,000-2,000 word essay on topic listed on website. See website for more details. 06/01/18
04/05/18 Bordner Scholarship Marketing, Business Management, Marketing or similar field $1,000 scholarship. Submit 1,500-2,000 word essay on topic listed on website. See website for details. 06/01/18
05/18/18 Fair Forex Brokers Scholarship General $2,000 scholarship. Submit 1,500 word essay on topic: "What does financial success mean to me?". See website for additional requirements. 06/10/18
04/05/18 My Military Savings Scholarship Business, Communications, Marketing, Education $1,000 scholarship. Submit 1,500-2,000 word essay answering question listed on website. See website for further information and requirements. 06/08/18
04/13/18 Holliday Karatinos Scholarship General 1st prize - $2,500, 2nd prize - $1,500, 3rd prize - $500. Submit one-page essay of 600 words on topic listed on website. See website for additional requirements. 06/09/18
05/11/18 FRP Bypass Apk Awarding Scholarship   Four $250 scholarships. Submit minimum 1,000 word information essay related to topics referred to on website.  06/10/18
04/13/18 Pay Stub Makr Excellence in Finance and Accounting Scholarship Accounting, Finance, Business $2,500 scholarship. Submit 750-1,000 word essay about how you or your family manages your personal finances. See website for more details. 06/14/18
05/04/18 Applicature Scholarship Program for College Students Computer Science $5,000 scholarship. See website for application instructions. Competition is in several stages. Scholarship issued to the applicant who has received the most votes from the Applicature's Scholarship Board.  06/15/18
04/20/18 IvyPanda.com $1,500 Video Contest General $1,000 winner, $500 runner-up. Submit 1 to 1-1/2 minute video on one of topics listed on website and upload. See website for more information. Applications will not be accepted before May 15. 06/15/18
05/11/18 Culinary and Hospitality Scholarship Tourism, Hospitality and Destination Management $1,500 scholarship. Submit online application, including 500 word essay that describes how you became interested in a Culinary Arts or Hospitality career and what you hope to bring to the industry. 06/15/18
04/20/18 Sonoma County Fair Flower Show Scholarship Family must reside in Sonoma or Marin County and pursuing a degree in Agriculture related majors; see website for additional eligibility Scholarships ranging from $1,000 to $2,500. Submit application, recommendation letters, and transcripts. Application can be found www.sonomacountyfiar.com/fair/livestock-exhibitors. Scroll to Youth Award and click on scholarship link. 06/15/18
04/20/18 Free Book Summary Scholarship General $1,000 scholarship. Submit 1,000-1,500 word essay on the topic "Hypocrisy in Animal Farm". See website for further details. 06/15/18
04/20/18 The Fitness Mojo.com $1,000 Scholarship General $1,000 scholarship. Submit 1,000+ word essay on one of topics listed on website. See website for more information. 06/15/18
04/13/18 Spring 2018 Accidentfirm.com Personal Injury Scholarship Must have sustained injuries from an accident and/or been personally affected by a family member/caregiver's accident $500 scholarship. Submit 300-500 word essay on what, or who, has inspired your to pursue higher education after facing adversity from an accident that you or a loved one was in. See website for details. 06/15/18
04/13/18 Allen Law Firm Scholarship Contest General $1,000 scholarship. Submit 300 word essay on topic listed on website. See website for additional details. 06/15/18
04/13/18 The Alpert Schreyer Law Firm $1,000 Scholarship Essay Contest General $1,000 scholarship. Submit 600 word essay on topic listed on website. See website for details. 06/15/18
04/13/18 Pretty Lightroom Presets Bi-Annual Scholarship General $500 scholarship. Research and compose an essay style Adobe Lightroom tutorial of 800-1,000 words. See website for topics and additional information.  06/15/18
04/13/18 RockChuck Summit Scholarship Program General $500 scholarship. Submit 400-700 word essay on your favorite outdoor experiences. See website for more information. 06/15/18
04/13/18 Laser Spine Institute Scholarship Seeking a degree in Health or Science-based program, with interest in Health Care $1,500 scholarship. Submit 750-1,000 word essay on topic listed on website. See website for additional requirements. 06/15/18
04/13/18 AmericanMuscle's Student Scholarship Program Pursing an automotive themed major Four $2,000 scholarships. Submit 700-1,500 word essay on topic listed on website. See website for more details. 06/15/18
04/13/18 ExtremeTerrain's Student Scholarship Program Various Environmental Studies (see website for listing) Two $3,000 scholarships. Submit 700-1,500 word essay on topic listed on website. See website for more details. 06/15/18
04/13/18 GoBankingRates Scholarship General $2,500 scholarship. Complete online application, including 500 word essay on the topic listed on the application. See website for details. 06/15/18
04/13/18 2018 PDFelement $1000 Scholarship General $1,000 scholarship. Submit 500 word article or create a 3 minute video on “PDFs and I”. See website for additional details. 06/15/18
04/20/18 Original Sash Repairs Scholarship General $700 scholarship. Submit 1,500 word essay on topic "London Part of the World - What's Different Here?" See website for details. 06/20/18
04/20/18 Teletrac Navman Scholarship Program Technology, Software Development, Transportation, General $3,000 scholarship. Submit 500-700 word essay or less than 2 minute video on one of topics listed on website. See website for further details. 06/20/18
04/20/18 MoneyStrands 2018 FinTech Scholarship General $1,250 scholarship. Submit 300-500 word essay on topic listed on website (see green square on right side of web page).  06/25/18
05/18/18 SDL Achievers Scholarship General $500 scholarship. Submit 750 word essay, video or infographic on one of topics listed on website. See website for further information. 06/28/18
04/27/18 TheBestGamingMonitor.com Scholarship General $1,000 scholarship. Submit 1,000 word essay on topic: "Benefits of Internet Marketing to Businesses." See website for additional information. 06/28/18
04/27/18 Copper Square Pans Student Scholarship Program General $1,000 scholarship. Submit 500+ word essay on topic: "Why are sporting activities important to the culture of a community?" See website for additional information. 06/28/18
04/27/18 Med Consumers Scholarship General $1,800 scholarship. Submit 1,000-1,500 word essay describing whether First Aid and CPR training should be mandatory in U.S. High Schools or not. See website for additional information. 06/28/18
04/27/18 Instrument Top Scholarship General $1,200 scholarship. Think of a popular tune or song that has lyrics. Your task is to replace the original lyrics with new ones that help teach a concept or piece of information to someone. See website for more details. 06/28/18
05/04/18 2018 Dear Abby College Columnist Scholarship Contest Undergraduates writing bylined general interest, editorial or specialized columns appearing in print or online editions of college publications $5,000 scholarship. Complete online application, including copies and links for three bylined columns published between August 15, 2017 and June 15, 2018. See website for details. 06/29/18
05/04/18 Dolman Law Group College Scholarship Video Essay Contest General $1,100 scholarship. Submit 2-3 minute video essay discussing issue listed on website. See website for further details. 06/29/18
04/27/18 Pro Teeth Guard E-Commerce and Business Scholarship Business, Marketing $1,000 scholarship. Submit 300 word essay on topic listed on website. See website for additional details. 06/29/18
04/27/18 The MageSolar Annual Scholarship Biology, Medicine, Law, Computer Science, Engineering, Sports, Architecture 1st place - $1,500, 2nd place $1,000, 3rd place - $500. Submit essay on one of the topics listed on website. See website for details. 06/29/18
04/27/18 The Quality Company Formations Scholarship General $1,250 scholarship. Complete online application and submit well-researched 1,000 business proposal that you are genuinely interested in pursuing. See website for additional details. 06/29/18
05/11/18 12M Loans Scholarship General $500 scholarship. Submit original video or infographic accompanied by an essay of no less than 750 word on one of topics listed on website. See website for further details. 06/30/18
04/05/18 Dealhack $1,500 Annual Community Volunteer Scholarship General $1,500 scholarship to student who exemplifies outstanding community volunteer involvement. Complete online application, including questions regarding volunteering.  06/30/18
05/18/18 A Place for Moms Senior Wisdom video Scholarship Students interested in Aging and Gerontology; General $1,000 scholarship. Submit 2-3 minute video capturing the theme: "The Value of Seniors in our Lives and Benefits to Society." See website for more information. 06/30/18
04/05/18 The Recovery Village Health Care Scholarship Students pursuing medical-related course of study $1,000 scholarship. Submit online application, including up to 500 word personal essay describing why you are passionate about healthy care. See website for more information. 06/30/18
04/05/18 Lodlois Scholarship 2018 General 1st place - $1,000, 2nd place - $250. Submit 700+ word essay on topic: "Online Product Reviews: Why Both Consumer and Businesses Need Them." See website for details. 06/30/18
04/05/18 Go Global Scholarship Currently studying a foreign language $1,000 scholarship. Complete online application, including 500-1,000 word essay on topic listed on website regarding the language experience. 06/30/18
04/05/18 TopSecurityReview Annual Scholarship Program General $1,000 scholarship. Submit 500-1,000 word essay about home security and safety. See website for details. 06/30/18
04/05/18 Volt Military Family Appreciation Scholarship Active duty and retired U.S. military servicepersons and immediate family members $400 scholarship. Submit at least 800 word essay on one of topics listed on website. See website for additional information and requirements. 06/30/18
04/27/18 Trackly Scholarship Technology, Network Security, Computer Science, Data Science, Biochemistry, Neuroscience $1,000 scholarship. Complete online application form, including 500 word essay telling about your career aspirations and how you plan to contribute to your chosen field in the future. See website for details. 06/30/18
04/27/18 The ABC Fundraising Volunteer Recognition $2,500 College Scholarship General $2,500 to student who has participated in consistent volunteer work. Complete requested forms, and submit 800-1,000 word essay reflecting on your volunteer and fundraising experience. See website for details. 06/30/18
04/27/18 The Chairish "Design Your Future" Scholarship Open to students from all underrepresented or disadvantage backgrounds $2,500 scholarship. Submit 500 word essay designing your ideal future and what your plans are in order to achieve that dream. 06/30/18
04/27/18 Chairish Rising Stars Interior Design & Architecture Scholarship Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Industrial Design, Engineering $2,500 scholarships for student who demonstrates an interest in pursuing a design-related career. Submit 500 word essay describing your career goals and future design aspirations. 06/30/18
04/27/18 Test Facts Marketing Scholarship Marketing, Information Sciences, Business, Communications $1,500 scholarship. Submit 1,000 word article about how you best would market a new product using only online marketing. See website for details. 06/30/18
04/27/18 $1,000 Scholarship Program by Cookware Diary 2017-2018 General $1,000 scholarship. Submit 700-1,000 word essay on one of topics listed on website. See website for more details. 06/30/18
04/27/18 Phone USB Driver $1,000 Student Scholarship General $1,000 scholarship. Submit 400-600 word essay a topic related to Android Operating System. See website for details. 06/30/18
04/27/18 The Andrew Flusche Scholarship Contest General $500 scholarship. Submit no longer than 3 minute video public service ad which portrays the correct way of interacting with a police officer during a traffic stop or other encounter. See website for details. 06/30/18
04/27/18 Caring.com Student-Caregiver Scholarship Student caring for an adult relative which enrolled in college.  $1,500 scholarship. Complete online application, including 1,500 word essay or 2 minute video addressing the questions listed on website. See website for details. 06/30/18
04/27/18 SmartMail Scholarship Fund General $2,000 scholarship. To apply email donor with the information requested on website. 06/30/18
04/27/18 WTSO Scholarship Fund General Five $5,000 scholarships. Complete online application and submit 400-500 word essay on topic: "What can be done to establish and maintain strong relationships with customers in the digital age?" See website for details. 06/30/18
04/27/18 MyBioSource STEM Scholarship STEM Majors Five $1,000 scholarships. Complete online application, including 250 word response on why you have chosen to enter a STEM field and why you should receive the scholarship. See website for details. 06/30/18
04/27/18 MyBioSource Scholarship for All Majors General Five $1,000 scholarships. Complete online application, including 250 word response on why you have chosen to enter your intended college major and why you should receive the scholarship. See website for details. 06/30/18
04/27/18 Cordisco & Saile Leukemia Scholarship Survivor of Leukemia or has immediate family member affected by Leukemia $1,500 scholarship. Complete online application, including 500-1,000 essay on one of topics listed on website. See website for details. 06/30/18
04/27/18 RawSpiceBar $1,500 Annual Volunteer Scholarship General $1,500 scholarship. Complete online application, including reference who can verify your volunteer involvement. See website for details. 06/30/18
04/27/18 Anidjar & Levine Community Service Scholarship General $1,000 scholarship to students who have a history of serving their community in a volunteer role. Submit online application, including 500 word essay on one of topics on website. 06/30/18
04/27/18 Rankings.io Scholarship General 1st prize - $1,500, 2nd prize - $500. Submit 1-2 minute video essay answering question on website. See website for details. 06/30/18
04/27/18 AllTopGuide Scholarship Program General $1,000 scholarship. Submit 1,000+ word essay about your inspiration in life. See website for additional details. 06/30/18
04/27/18 3D Hubs Student Grant 2018 Engineering, Produce Design, Architecture $1,000 award for each category. Ten runners up will receive The 3D Printing Handbook and finalist certification. Show your use of 3D printing in engineering, product design, or architecture projects. See website for details. 06/30/18
04/27/18 Key Thinkers Scholarship General $2,500 scholarship. Complete online application, including 500-750 word essay on topic listed on website. 06/30/18
05/11/18 Intellias Scholarship Program for High School and College Students Software Engineering, Computer Science, Applied Math or other program related to software development $1,000 scholarship. Complete online application. See website for additional qualifications. 07/01/18
05/04/18 Bi-Annual $1,000 BitIRA U Scholarship General $1,000 scholarship. Submit typed, one-page essay expressing how cryptocurrency or blockchain technologies could change the world over the next 20 years. See website for additional requirements. 07/01/18
05/04/18 Fleming College Scholarship General $1,000 scholarship. Submit 250 word or video essay on topic: "Ideas and solutions to reduce drunk driving car accidents." See website for details. 07/01/18
05/04/18 Mesothelioma Guide Scholarship Mesothelioma patient or survivor or family member or close acquaintance of some who has/had Mesothelioma 1st place - $3,000, 2nd place - $2,000. Submit 1,000-2,000 word essay on topic listed on website. 07/01/18
05/04/18 Winni's Internet Marketing $2,000 Scholarship General $2,000 scholarship. Complete online application, including 2,000 word article on topic: "How to make a flawless career after graduation." See website for details. 07/01/18
05/04/18 The Trinity Autosport Scholarship General $1,000 scholarship. Submit 800-1,500 word essay about the future of vehicles. See website for further information. 07/01/18
05/04/18 The Fusion Electronix Scholarship General $1,000 scholarship. Submit 800-1,500 word essay about gadgets that you use for your education. See website for further details. 07/01/18
05/04/18 The Wall Street Oasis Scholarship General $1,000 scholarship. Submit 800-1,200 word essay and 5-10 minute video about the role that your community plays in your education. See website for details. 07/01/18
05/04/18 American Pavilion Annual General Education Scholarship General $1,000 scholarship. Complete online application, including 1,000 word minimum essay telling about your goals in education as well as what your plans are for after graduation. See website for details. 07/01/18
05/04/18 KB Delta Scholarship General $1,000 scholarship. Complete online application, including 1,000 word essay about your educational goals and plans for after graduation. See website for details. 07/01/18
05/04/18 Paradigm San Francisco Annual General Education Scholarship General $1,000 scholarship. Complete online application, including 1,000 word essay that tells about your academic ambitions and what you plan to do after graduation. See website for details. 07/01/18
05/04/18 TetonLighting.com Architectural & Engineering Scholarship General $500 scholarship. Submit 1-2 minute video about why you are passionate about becoming an architect, designer, or engineer. See website for details. 07/01/18
05/04/18 Store Coach Entrepreneur Scholarship General $1,000 scholarship. Submit short video that covers topics listed on website. See website for details. 07/01/18
05/04/18 Buffered Scholarship for Women in STEM Fields Women who are pursing a degree in a STEM field $5,000 scholarship. Submit 750-1,500 word essay on topic listed on website regarding Net Neutrality. See website for details. 07/01/18
05/04/18 CharterUp National Scholarship for Immigrants and Refugees Must be born outside of the U.S. and currently enrolled (or accepted) as a full-time undergraduate student at an accredited U.S. college or university. $10,000 scholarship. Complete online application, including recommender and essay declaring your personal vision and demonstrates the potential to achieve that vision. See website for details. 07/05/18
05/11/18 Monitor Guide Internet Marketing Scholarship General $1,000 scholarship. Submit 1,000-1,500 word essay on topic: The Advantages and Disadvantage of Social Media Marketing to Business. See website for details. 07/15/18
05/11/18 SeniorAdvice.com Senior Caregiver Scholarship Must be or have been involved in caregiving for a family member or friend $2,000 scholarship. In video format, provide answer to questions listed on website. See website for further details. 07/15/18
05/11/18 FactsChronicle Digital Marketing Scholarship General $1,500 scholarship. Submit 1,000+ word essay on topic: The future of Digital Marketing. See website for details. 07/15/18
05/11/18 The CryptoGuides Scholarship General $1,000 scholarship. Submit 1,000-1,500 word essay on topic listed on website. See website for further details. 07/15/18
05/11/18 The Corban OneSource Scholarship General $1,000 scholarship. Submit 1,500-2,000 essay about your personal values. See website for additional information. 07/15/18
05/11/18 Cogburn Law Offices Annual Scholarship General $5,000 scholarship. Complete online application, including maximum 1,500 word essay on topic listed on website. 07/15/18
05/11/18 Corban Gunn, Attorney at Law, Offering $1,000 Scholarship First year students $1,000 scholarship. Submit 500+ word essay on topic listed on website. See website for details. 07/15/18
05/11/18 $1,000 Coupon Cause Smart Save Scholarship General $1,000 scholarship. Create and upload 1-5 minute video or write essay. See website for details. 07/15/18
05/11/18 Car Insurance Comparison.com $1,000 Safe Driver Scholarship General $1,000 scholarship. See website for application instructions focused on safe driver awareness. 07/15/18
05/11/18 Leotony 2018 Scholarship General Nine scholarships - one $1,000, three $500, five $300, and possible internship. See website for options to apply for scholarship. 07/15/18
05/11/18 BuildFire Scholarships General $1,000 scholarship. Submit 750-1,000 word essay on how you would use a mobile app to build or maintain a business. See website for details. 07/15/18
05/11/18 The Sure Oak Scholarship General $1,000 scholarship. Submit 1,000-1,500 word essay on topic listed on website. See website for further details. 07/15/18
05/18/18 Diva Writing Scholarship General $3,500 scholarship. Submit 500+ word essay, article, or blog post on topic: "How to make society a better living place." See website for details. 07/20/18
05/18/18 WRX Property Group's $1,000 Scholarship for All Students General $1,000 scholarship. Submit 1,000+ word article on one of topics listed on website. See website for details. 07/20/18
05/18/18 2018 Scholarship Available at NYDNRehab   Two $750 scholarship for tuition and books. Complete online application, including 400 word maximum essay. See website for essay requirements. 07/21/18
05/18/18 Dealer Auto Glass Scholarship Award General $500 scholarship. Submit 1,000+ word article on the question: What would be your main strategy to market an auto glass repair business online? See website for additional details. 07/21/18
10/27/17 Orange County Community Foundation Residents of Orange County, CA Scholarships available for students who are residents of Orange County. Varied application deadlines and requirements. Varied
03/02/18 Wells Fargo Veterans Emergency Grant Program Honorably discharged veterans or spouses of disabled veterans and have received a Certificate of Eligibility from the Dept. of Veterans Affairs Emergency Grants are available to eligible veterans who are enrolled full-time and experience unexpected financial difficulties that might cause them to drop out of school. See website for additional eligibility information and application details. Ongoing
10/27/17 Rising Farmworker Dream Fund Children of U.S. based farmworkers (current and past) Individuals and organizations provide scholarship funds to students when students complete pre-defined tasks. See website for details and email on website if you have questions. Ongoing
02/09/18 MindSumo General Various award amounts. MindSumo partners with Fortune 500 companies to create business and engineering "challenges" for students to solve.  Ongoing
02/16/18 DoSomething.org Scholarships Students 25 or under Varied amounts, deadlines. Earn easy scholarships through community service.  Complete a campaign, prove it with pics of you in action, and you're entered to win! See website for details. Ongoing
10/27/17 P.E.O. STAR Scholarship Female Students Non-renewable $2,500 scholarship for graduating high school senior women. See website for eligibility and chapter recommendation and application process. Ongoing
11/03/17 Senior Wisdom Video Scholarship from A Place for Mom General $1,000 scholarship available to students interested in the fields of aging and gerontology. Submit at least 2 minute video capturing the theme of “The Value of Seniors in Our Lives and Benefits to Society.” See website for full details. Quarterly
11/03/17 TutorPlus Scholarship First and Second Year Students up to age of 22 $2,500 scholarship quarterly. Submit 800-1,200 word essay about yourself, goals, and any industry topic that you think you can further improve. Example: improvement on current energy efficiency, productivity, technology advancement, effective space usage etc. See website for details. Quarterly
12/08/17 #ShareTheGoals Scholarship General $500 awarded each month from October 2017 through July 2018. First place - $5,000 picked from the monthly pool of winners. Create a video, infographic or essay regarding Global Goals. See website for full details. Monthly through July 2018
01/05/18 $2,018 Nitro College Scholarship General $2,018 scholarship. Complete Scholarship Survey Questions, answer 3 short answer questions, participate in social media activity. See website for additional details. Monthly
10/27/2017 Chegg $1,000 Monthly Scholarship General $1,000 scholarship awarded every week to one super student; winner chosen on their 2-3 sentence response to the week's question. Monthly
05/11/18 Concussion Awareness Scholarship General One $1,000 scholarship winner per month. See website for application instructions and additional information.  Monthly
10/27/17 Listofbeststuff.com Headphones Scholarship General $1,000 monthly scholarship. Submit at least 500 word essay on topic: The future of audio technology. See website for details. Monthly
10/27/17 CPR Near Me Healthcare and Education Scholarship Program Health Science, Education $1,000 available monthly. Submit 500-750 word essay that describes your career ambitions and why you are currently studying or why the need to pursue an education or healthcare degree. See website for additional requirements and information. Monthly
10/27/17 Yuja Monthly Scholarship Essay Contest General $500 each month. Submit 300-400 word essay on topic listed for current month. Winners are chosen by vote on website. Monthly
10/27/17 Schooltutoring Academy Monthly College Scholarship Contest General $500 monthly scholarship. Submit essay based on topic of the month. Share essay link for others to vote on. Monthly
10/27/17 Buddha Teas Fair Trade Scholarship Program General, International Studies A monthly scholarship program for student attending a fair trade university or study fair trade or international studies. $1,000 scholarship. Submit 500-750 word essay on theme on website regarding fair trade. See website for additional details. Deadline is the last day of each month. Monthly
10/27/17 Varsity Tutors College Scholarship Contest General Monthly chance to win a $1,000 scholarship. Submit 200-900 essay on monthly topic. Monthly
10/27/17 Toptal STEM Scholarships for Women Female Students in Computer Science, Computer Engineering $5,000 scholarship and one year of one-on-one mentoring by a Toptal senior developer. See website for application process, which includes making a meaningful contribution to Open Source and publishing a post on your personal blog, as well as a short essay. Monthly
10/27/17 Sleeping Angels Co. Scholarship Program General $500 scholarship. Submit essay describing the evolution of the nanny in the 21st century, letter of recommendation and your photo. See website for more information. Submissions due on the 30th of each month. Monthly
10/27/17 LA Tutors Innovation in Education Scholarship General $500 monthly scholarship. Design an innovative project that makes a difference in the lives of others and submit an essay describing the goal of the particular project and provide supporting documentation. See website for more information. Monthly
01/09/15 CompareCards Monthly Scholarship General Each month CompareCards will award $2,500 to any qualifying College (or college bound) student in need who can answer a tricky trivia question. A tiebreaker question and a random drawing will determine the winner. Monthly
10/27/17 UniversityTutor.com Essay Contest General $1,000 award. Submit at least 300 word essay in response to monthly essay prompt made available in website. Monthly
10/27/17 Women's Independence Scholarship Program Women who are survivors of intimate partner abuse The primary intent of the WISP Program is to assist women who have been parted from an abusive partner for a minimum of one year. Sign up on website to receive an email to confirm you registration, upload application materials. There is no deadline for applications, however, it takes two months to review new submissions. Open
05/08/15 Groundwater Resources Association (GRA) Central Coast Branch Scholarship  Natural Resources, Agriculture Scholarship funds available up to $2,500 for college or graduate students performing research on groundwater resources in the Central Coast region. Submit written proposal on new or ongoing research via email. Funds also available to pay student registration and lodging at GRAC conferences. See link for further application details. Open
10/27/17 Solano Association of Realtors Foundation Scholarship General Must reside within boundaries and jurisdiction of Solano Assoc. of Realtors® (S. Solano County, incl. Benicia, Vallejo, Green Valley, Cordelia) and intend to specialize in Real Estate or a business
related field. Scholarships are considered throughout the year, as applications come in.
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