Available Scholarships from Outside Sources


Drezner Family Scholarship

The Drezner Family Scholarship Fund supports students at Hartnell College and Monterey Peninsula College who are planning to complete their bachelor’s degree at four-year colleges or universities. The Scholarship seeks students who care deeply about living a life of purpose through service to others, and who are strongly motivated to be successful and make a positive difference in their community.

Competitive awardees are high-achieving students committed to a career in the health and human services or education field, e.g. psychology, social work, public health, medicine, teaching. The Fund will award scholarships of up to $5,000 per year and may be renewable for a second year. The final award amount is determined after consideration of all sources of financial aid.

Scholarship recipient(s) are selected based on documented financial need, academic record of achievement, demonstrated leadership through their education, work experience and community service, and an essay and statement of goals and aspirations. Two letters of recommendation are also required. The applicant must be registered as a student at either Hartnell College or Monterey Peninsula College who is transferring to a 4-year college or university in the following academic year.

 

To apply please visit: cfmco.academicworks.com

 

Deadline: March 15, 2019

Fastweb's The Best College Scholarships: 2018 Edition.

Please visit the following link for information about Scholarship and Internship Opportunities now accepting applications.

www.fastweb.com/college-scholarships/articles/the-best-college-scholarships-2018-edition

The University Network

Please visit the following website for information regarding student resources, more scholarships, internships, student discounts, student jobs, etc.

www.tun.com/scholarships/

Discover Business- Business Degree Scholarships

Many students believe that scholarships, awards, and grants are only available to those in severe financial need or those with very high academic records. The truth is there are many scholarships and awards available to business degree students. The following link will lead you to a list which contains potential business degree scholarships to pursue:

www.discoverbusiness.us/resources/business-degree-scholarships/

The Vandomian Scholarship for Women

As a succesful female owned business, Vandomian want to reach out to undergraduate women who may want to start businesses, become designers, artists and leaders. They would like to further these womens dreams by offering a scholarship award of $1,000 to the student who can best present and explore female empowerment in a well written essay.

For more information, please visit: www.vandomian.com/scholarship-for-women/

Deadline: January 9, 2019

G2 Crowd Entrepreneurial Scholarship

Are you a student entrepreneur? Are you passionate about creating opportunity for yourself, then working to develop the skills and relationships necessary to cultivate them? Are you disciplined and adaptable? Are you resourceful and open-minded? Are you driven to solve problems and create value? If so, G2 Crowd invite you to apply for their scholarship.

For more information, please visit: learn.g2crowd.com/scholarship

Deadlines vary by quarter

The My Military Savings Scholarship

MyMilitarySavings.com was founded in 2011 to satisfy the need military families have for commissary and exchange promotions and other military discounts readily available at their fingertips. The cost of college may be one of the largest financial burdens on a military family, which is why the My Military Savings scholarship was created. An annual scholarship will be awarded to one student each year who displays both academic excellence and an entrepreneurial spirit.

To apply, please write an original 1,500-2,000-word essay on the following topic: "What do you believe are three unique challenges modern military families face today, and what are solutions to each challenge presented?"

For more information and to apply, please visit: www.mymilitarysavings.com/scholarship

Deadline: June 8th (annually

Toptal Scholarships for Women: Empowering Future Female Leaders to Change the World

Toptal is awarding $10,000 and a year of mentorship to five future female leaders who want to change the world. Toptal is committed to empowering the next generation of female CEOs, founders, and world leaders.

For more information, please visit: www.toptal.com/scholarships-for-women#prize

Deadline: March 31, 2019

Rover Scholarship

Rover.com is offering a $2,500 scholarship to help fund a student's brain fuel for the coming school year. Just write a 400-500 word essay for your chance to win.

For more information, please visit: www.rover.com/college-scholarship/

Deadline: May 1, 2019

XO E-Commerce Scholarship

As part of the XO Foundation initiative, XO is creating opportunities and resources to support e-commerce entrepreneurs making a difference in the world. One student will be selected to receive $1,000 in scholarship funds based on meeting eligibility and application requirements.

For more information, please visit: xo.agency/scholarship/

Deadline: December 15 of each academic year

The Jittery Monks Scholarship

Jittery Monks is a service for custom works creation. They place a modern spin on the ancient wisdon and traditions of scholarly monds with the focus and energy brought on by coffee. This means you get the best papers, essays, and more, with a quick turnaround.

Once every year, Jittery Monks are curious to see what you have to offer and award the best work with $1,500. If you would like to enter the scholarship competition, all you have to do is write an essay explaining the situations where delegating the work is beneficial for your studies.

For more information, please visit: jitterymonks.com/scholarship/ 

Deadline: March 1, 2019

Create-A-Greeting-Card Scholarship Contest

The Gallery Collection will award a scholarship to the winner who submits an original photo, artwork, or computer graphics for the front of a greeting card. All high school, college and university students enrolled during the time period of the contest in an academic program designed to coclude within the awarding of a diploma or a degree are welcome to participate in this scholarship competition.

For more information, please visit: www.gallerycollection.com/greeting-cards-scholarship.htm

Deadline: March 1, 2019

Lula Entrepreneurship Scholarship

The Lula Entrepreneurship scholarship is meant to inspire the entrepreneur in everyone. Whether you plan to go to school for business, history, art, or anything else, you can apply for this scholarship. You don't have to have the best grades, or even the best ideas. You just have to possess the desire to succeed as an entrepreneur.

For more information, please visit: lula.life/lula-entrepreneurship-scholarship

Deadline: March 29, 2019

Gap Year Escape Scholarship

The Gap Year Escape Scholarship Programme is designed to recognize the skills that are fundamental to successfully operating in the online business space. A scholarship of $500 will be provided to assist one promising student interested in pursuing a career in Marketing, Business, Journalism, Media, or Communications related fields.

Applicants are asked to supply a 500 word synopsis, highlighting how they would start a business with $500. All entrants must be undergraduates, or studying for their master's degree, in the above mentioned fileds.

For more information, please visit: gapyearescape.com/scholarship/

Dealine: July 31, 2019

DFA Scholarship Foundation

Every year, the DFA awards scholarships to deserving students throughout the state of California. The DFA Scholarship Foundation was established to encourage educational opportunities for students pursuing a degree in food science, Biology, Chemistry or a science, with the ultimate goal of attracting future graduates for employment in the food industry.

For more information, please visit: safefoodalliance.com/scholarship-foundation/

Deadline: February 1, 2019

Antibodies.com Scholarship Program

The mission at Antibodies.com is to support life science research and help advance the understanding of biology and the causes of disease. Part of this mission involves supporting the next generation of life scientists by offering internships, work experience, and scholarships. Twice a year, Antibodies.com award a $1,000 stipend to a student in the U.S. to help cover tuition fees.

For more information, please visit: www.antibodies.com/scholarship

Deadline: March 1, 2019 or August 1, 2019

Getting Real About Distracted Driving Scholarship

Comedy Defensive Driving believe that quality education is expensive for many students and should be obtainable for everyone. They are offering a $1,000 scholarship, awarded bi-annully, to the student who can design an advertisement that will educate the public about the dangers of distracted driving.

For more information, please visit: comedydefensivedriving.com/scholarships 

Deadlines: Spring Semester- May 31st; Fall Semester- December 31st

BestReviewsList $2,000 Scholarship Program

BestReviewList searches for the best home goods, gadgets, outdoor tools, computer and electronics appliances, and more to add to its collection of largest, most informative, and most researched product reviews you will find anywhere. But, every year, they also search for the few best student applicants to be rewarded with their Internet and Technology Scholarship amounting to $2,000.

For more information, please visit: www.bestreviewslist.com/scholarship-program/

Deadline: December 15th, annually

AcneGone Scholarship

Acne Gone is an organization that believes in the power of paying it forward, and that includes helping others get a good education. Their organization knows what it's like to be faced with challenges in lige, both professionally and personally, and would like to contribute to help others be prepared for whatever life may throw at them. Acne Gone are excited to announce they will be awarding one lucky student with a $1,000 scholarship. This scholarship can be used towards student's college tuition, board, supplies and books.

For more information, please visit: acnegone.com/scholarship/

Deadline: May 31, 2019

Kepler Academy Scholarship Program

The Kepler Academy is starting a scholarship program for harworking students who just need that extra bit of help. The $500 award will go to a student who demonstrates a genuine financial need.

For more information, please visit: www.kepleracademy.ca/scholarship/

Deadline: May 31, 2019

Future Contractors Scholarship

California Contractors Insurance Services, Inc. is dedicated to the future of California's contractor community. They are excited to offer scholarships for graduating high school seniors and currently enrolled college students who are interested in pursuing a career as a contractor.

For more information, please visit: www.ccisbonds.com/scholarship/

Deadline: Varies

The Responsify Empowering Others Scholarship

Responsify believe that with the correct tools anyone can reach their aspirations and use their skills to empower others. Current students will be tailoring their talents, getting ready to apply them in their lives and in their careers, and Responsify are excited to contribute to this exciting journey with a scholarship.

For more information, please visit: www.responsify.com/scholarship/

Deadline: October 5, 2019

The Brightstar Systems Future Technologies Scholarship

As a company that prides themselves on delivering current pieces of technology to their customers, Brightstar Systems would love to hear the perspective of the next generation. They have created a $1,000 scholarship for one undergraduate student who can display how technology has changed his/her life.

For more information, please visit: brightstarsystems.com/the-brightstar-systems-future-technologies-scholarship/

Deadline: March 15, 2019

Live Bearded Scholarship

The Live Bearded team is all about helping students fulfill their dreams, just as they are fulfilling theirs! Most students need a little financial aid on their path to seeking a higher education to be the next successful entrepreneur, start a small business, open a barber shop, become a civil or public servant, or whatever path you are taking in order to pursue your happiness through education, Live Bearded would like to do their part in assisting.

For more information, please visit: livebearded.com/pages/scholarship

Deadlines: Spring 2019- February 1, 2019; Fall 2019- August 1, 2019

Packaging, Print and Graphic Design Scholarship Program

GlobalVision are passionate about promoting the packaging and print industry. Innovative designers are pioneering new ways to produce products that are more sustainable, marketing departments are striving to create beautiful designs, and the market is rapidly evolving. GlobalVision aim to contribute toward excellence in the industry by rewarding talented students in the field. Students majoring in a Packaging, Print, Graphic Design or Journalism course of study at an accredited college or university are encouraged to apply.

For more information, please visit: www.globalvisioninc.com/scholarship/

Deadline: June 1, 2019

GoSkills Scholarship

GoSkills is offering a scholarship for women who want to be the boss. Any female high-school or college student, who wants to start her own business is eligible to apply. 

For more information, please visit: www.goskills.com/scholarship

Fall Deadline: September 15th

Spring Deadline: March 15th

Zumper Apartments Scholarship

Zumper understand college is expensive and would like to help you out with a $1,000 scholarship to put toward tuition, books, or whatever else you need to get through school. They are looking for outstanding students who have helped their classmates or community in a tremendous way. Maybe you started a club that raised money for charity, or championed recycling and sustainable practices across campus. Whatever it is, Zumper would love to hear about it!

Any legal U.S. resident in high school, or college, who will be attending an accredited university or college in 2018-2019 is eligible to apply.

For more information, please visit: www.zumper.com/scholarship

Deadline: April 1, 2019 for Spring

RSI Scholarship Program

Restaurant Accounting Services are excited to announce their new scholarship program for deserving students who want to enter the hospitality industry. $1,000 will be awarded to 6 different winners this year.

For more information, please visit: restaurantaccountingservices.com/scholarship/

Deadline: May 31, 2019

Dapper Goat Social Media Scholarship

As a strong business in technology, Dapper Goat Social Media know it is key to have the tools necessary to compete in the job world today. A quality education can give future leaders a leg up in the business world. Dapper Goat Social Media would like to help students begin their path to success by offering a $500 scholarship to attend an accredited college or university.

For more information, please visit: www.dappergoat.com/scholarship/

Deadline: June 15, 2019

Carport Central Scholarship Program

Carport Central is committed to giving back to the community by providing students with an interest in manufacturing and construction the opportunity to earn scholarship funds to apply towards their education. To be considered, applicants will be required to write an essay from the list of topics provided on the website.

For more information, please visit: www.carportcentral.com/scholarship-program

Deadline: August 25, 2019

GeneTex Scholarship Program

GeneTex believes in accelerating scientific advancement and the notion that the genesis of future discoveries begins with the support of young scientists now. The GeneTex Scholarship Program will award a $2,000 scholarship to students pursuing a STEM undergraduate or graduate degree. The scholarship will be awarded to one student twice a year.

For more information, please visit: www.genetex.com/scholarship

Fall 2019 Deadline: July 31, 2019

Pinnacles Peak Recovery Scholarship Program

Pinnacles Peak Recovery's goal is not only to increase awareness about the dangers of drugs and alcohol, but also to help struggling individuals embrace a new beginning through compassionate care. While the drug epidemic won't go away overnight, they believe teens and young adults can help ignite change. If you're a high school or college student with hopes of a better tomorrow, Pinnacles Peak Recovery want to hear from you.

For more information, please visit: www.pinnaclepeakrecovery.com/about-pinnacle-peak/scholarship-program/

Deadline: June 30, 2019

Blake Rubin Scholarship

The Blake Rubin Scholarship was created to help future generations get the education neeeded to prepare for adulthood. Since the price of higher learning is always increasing, the goal of this scholarship is to help get one student one step closer to obtaining their desired degree.

Applicants will be required to submit a 500-word essay answering the following question: "Who is your role model in life and why?"

For more information, please visit: www.blakerubinscholarship.com/

Deadline: January 31, 2019

DevTeam.Space STEM Scholarship

At the DevTeam.Space they value education and helping those in need. STEM careers are growing in demand year after year and the DevTeam.Space would like to help more students have the opportunity to become data scientists, technology experts, engineers in renewable energy, or a mathmetician in an economy of tomorrow. In an effort to make things easier for students and their families, the DevTeam.Space are pleased to be offering a bi-yearly $1,000 scholarship to individuals who are currently attending, or planning to attend, an accredited US college, or graduate school, in the near future. 

For more information, please visit: www.devteam.space/scholarship/

Deadline: March 1, 2019

Dinarys Scholarship Program for College Students

Dinarys is a team of e-commerce designers, developers and enthusiasts. They are passionate about e-commerce and focus on delivering only the best results to their clients. Dinarys are interested in the fresh vision of the new generation and how students find new ways to solve old problems. As an e-commerce solutions provider, they are looking for essays on the following topics: Marketplaces; Price comparison aggregators; Shopping engine algorithms. Their customers experience problems in these areas every. To be eligible for the $1,000 scholarship from Dinarys, find a most common problem in these spheres and offer your vision on how it could be solved.

For more information, please visit: dinarys.com/Dinarys_Scholarship

Deadline: March 1, 2019

Communications for Research Annual Scholarship

Communications for Research is offering an annual scholarship in which the winner of the essay contest willl receive $1,000 towards his/her tuition.

For more information, please visit: www.cfrinc.net/scholarship

Deadline: June 1, 2019

The Recovery Village Health Care Scholarship

The Recovery Village is dedicated to maintaining exceptional service while providing unique opportunities for education and personal development. As part of this commitment, The Recovery Village is offering a $1,000 scholarship to students pursuing a medical-related course of study.

For more information, please visit: www.therecoveryvillage.com/scholarships/

Deadline: June 30, 2019

The Connect First Scholarship

At Connect First, people are at the heart of everything they do. The connections Connet First help make possible are the inspiration and motivation behind their work. With this scholarship, they are asking undergraduate students to answer a set of questions and give their own take on communication technology today and for the future. Connect First would like to know your thoughts on the importance of communication and how it will be affected by the evolution of technology.

For more information, please visit: www.connectfirst.com/scholarship

Deadline: January 2, 2019 

Parxavenue Scholarship

Due to constantly changing search engine algorithms and growing consumer expectations, the industry of web design never ceases to evolve. Having a solid education lays a strong foundation for the success of not only the rising professionals in this field but also the future businessess they will serve. With this in mind, Parxavenue is extending a $500 scholarship offered to students pursuing a career in website design. 

For more information, please visit: parxavenue.ca/scholarships/

Deadline: May 1, 2019

Greater Than Gatsby Annual Scholarship

Established by Greater Than Gatsby as part of a new initiative to establish a channel of support for the next generation, the Greater Than Gatsby Scholarship supports the future of visual art and content creators. One recipient will receive $10,000 annually to be used to help pay their tuition and academic expenses to an accredited non-profit college/university or vocational/technical school in the United States.

Eligibility requirements:

  • You must be a recently accepted high-school student, undergraduate or graduate student from an accredited college/university in the United States.
  • You must be majoring in any type of art, communications, English, film, fine arts, journalism, multimedia, photography, and visual arts.
  • You must be able to provide proof of your identity if you are chosen as the winner.

For more information, please visit: www.greaterthangatsby.com/academic-photography-scholarship/

Deadline: March 1st (annually)

Photographer.org Academic Scholarships

The Photographer.org Academic Scholarships support the future of photography. 3 $1,000 scholarships will be awarded to be used to help pay for tuition and academic expenses to an accredited non-profit college/university or vocational/technical school in the United States.

To apply, complete the following:

  1. Write a short essay of at least 300 words describing your interest in photography.
  2. Include your name, address, and phone number.
  3. Iinclude the name of the school you are, or will be, attending. Include the address and phone number to their financial aid office.
  4. Submit your entry using the form provided on the scholarship website.

For more information, please visit: www.photographer.org/academic-scholarships/

Deadline: March 1st of each year.

CouponLawn $5,000 Student Scholarship for 2019

CouponLawn do their best to give people an opportunity to save money on their online purchases, as well as on their day to day lives. Alfter having helped thousands of people save online, CouponLawn have decided that it's about time they help the folks who probably need help the most at the moment- students. They decided that launching a yearly scholarship fund is the least they can do to help.

For more information, please visit: couponlawn.com/student-scholarship-for-2019/

Deadline: February 28, 2019

Indy Displays Graphic Arts Scholarship

The team at Indy Displays is proud to help further the education of tomorrow's professionals in graphic design and visual arts. The work of great designers is crucial to the production of each outstanding display they deliver to their clients. Indy Display believes in supporting talented artists and is offering a $1,000 scholarship for students pursuing a degree in Graphic Design or Applied Arts.

For more information, please visit: www.indydisplays.com/content/16-graphic-arts-scholarship

Deadline: July 1, 2019

The Family Assets 2019 Scholarship

FamilyAssets is proud to be offering a $3,000 scholarship for one eligible student during 2019 who has provided care to an elderly family member or volunteered providing care in a community setting. The scholarship will be awarded to a citizen or Permanent Resident of the United States who is enrolled at an accredited college or university in the United States. 

For more information, please visit: www.familyassets.com/scholarship

Deadline: August 1, 2019

The Decision Lab Behavioral Science Initiative Scholarship

The Decision Lab is proud to present its annual behavioral science scholarship. To encourage new entrants into the field, each year a $500 scholarship is provided to support the next group of behavioral science pioneers.

For more information, please visit: thedecisionlab.com/scholarship/

Deadline: December 15th, annually

SeniorGuidance.org Senior Living Scholarship

Senior Guidance is proud to offer their $1,000 yearly senior living scholarship to one lucky student. Submit an essay that is between 750-4,000 words on any topic related to senior living. For example, you may pick any particular issue related to senior living and write about the solution(s) to the problem. You may also write about specific senior living lifestyles and issue related to them, such as assisted living facilities, nursing homes or retirement communities. 

For more information, please visit: www.seniorguidance.org/senior-living/scholarship/

Deadline: November 15th, annually

Aromatech Scholarship

Aromatech care deeply about the communities they serve, which is why they have chosen to offer a scholarship to college or university students to assist them in achieving their educational goals. Students who wish to apply for this scholarship should compose a 1,000-word essay detailing the uses and importance of aromatherapy and modern scenting technologies. Be creative and feel free to include personal anecdotes and insights.

For more information, please visit: aromatechscent.com/pages/scholarship

Deadline: May 1, 2019

VistaComm Scholarship

In addition to providing unparalleled marketing services to clients, VistaComm is also invested in the development of the youth. They understand how expensive college is and are here to lend a helping hand. Their dedication to the community has led them to offering a $500 scholarship to students who meet all the set requirements and who have plans to attend a US based college, university, or technical institution.

For more information, please visit: www.vistacomm.com/scholarship/

Deadline: May 5, 2019

CardRates.com Financial Futures Scholarship

CardRates.com is proud to offer the Financial Futures Scholarship to future and current college students majoring in Business, Accounting, Finance, Mathematics, Management, and others preparing for a career in the personal finance industry. Applicants will be judged based on outstanding academic achievement and submission of an essay.

For more information, please visit: www.cardrates.com/scholarship/

Deadline: July 31st annually

Scholarships for International Students

The "American Dream" can mean something different to everyone. For international students hoping to attend school in the United States of America, that dream means getting accepted to and paying for college. That dream also comes with a hefty price tag, as the cost of higher education in the U.S. continues to rise.

Applying for scholarships is one of the best ways for students- both domestically and internationally- to offset the costs of higher education. There are thousands of scholarships available each year...but the scholarship application process can sometimes be a little daunting. To help ease the process for you, a guide and a large list of scholarships has been put together for your use.

For more information, please visit: www.thesimpledollar.com/100-scholarships-for-international-students-2017-18/

Deadlines vary

Pretty Actions Scholarship

The Pretty Photoshop Actions bi-annual scholarship provides college and university students an opportunity to earn money to further their education. 

Carefully research and compose an essay style Adobe Photoshop tutorial of 800-1000 words on any of the following topics:

  1. How Photoshop has changed photography.
  2. How to re-touch skin in Photoshop for photographers.
  3. Favorite tips for enhancing color in Photoshop.
  4. Three must-know Photoshop overlays ideas for adding WOW to your portraits.

For more information, please visit: www.photoshopactions.com/pages/pretty-photoshop-actions-scholarship-program

Bi-Annual Deadlines: April 15th and/or October 15th

LATutors Innovation in Education Scholarship

LATutors believe that it is more than just grades that make a great well-rounded student. They are passionate about sparking the creative genius in students and would love to commend those outstanding students who have made a difference in the lives of others in some innovative or technological fashion. In order to achieve that, LA Tutors have established a scholarship for students who meet certain criteria. 

For more information, please visit: www.latutors123.com/scholarship/

Deadline: On the 20th of every month, by 11:59pm (PT)

Hypez Scholarship Program

Hypez are pleased to announce their very first scholarship to assist students to achieve their educational goals. The $500 yearly scholarship will be awarded to one student for their education expenses. Hypez want to help a student who is really in need of funds for her/his studies. Both Undergraduate and Graduate students can apply for the scholarship program, provided they are enrolled in a full-time degreee program at an accredited college or graduate school.

For more information, please visit: hypez.com/scholarship/

Deadline: March 31, 2019

The Press Cleaners Scholarship

Press Cleaners loves to see new ideas flourish, and it's one of the main reasons they created their scholarship. Their business is growing quick and they want to give back to students in need of a little help in their own entrepreneurial ventures. They want to hear from you about how you plan on solving a problem or what solution your business idea poses.

Write and submit a 500-800 word essay describing you business idea and what problem it will help solve.

For more information, please visit: www.presscleaners.com/scholarship/

Fall Semester Deadline: August 31st

​Spring Semester Deadline: January 1st

Saturncube Technologies Scholarship

Saturncube understand how important it is to keep up with ever-changing technology through education. They have created a scholarship to help technological-minded students move forward with their studies. Saturncube hope to help support students while they advance their education.

For more information, please visit: www.saturncube.com/scholarship.html

Deadline: December 1, 2019

LA Tutors Scholarship

LA Tutors believe that it's more than just the grades that make a great well-rounded student. Creativity is the air everyone breathes, but sometimes we forget imagination can be a natural problem solver. LA Tutors are passionate about sparking the creative genius in students and would love to commend those outstanding students who have made a difference in the lives of others in some innovative or technological fashion. In order to achieve this, they have established a scholarship for students who meet certain criteria.

For more information, please visit: www.latutors123.com/scholarship/

Deadline: the 20th of every month!

24 Hourly Dentist's Spreading Smiles Scholarship

24 Hourly Dentist feels that higher education is the stepping stone to future success. With education costs going higher each year, it is important to reward and provide relief to students in this economy, no matter their social or socioeconomic backgrounds. Which is why 24 Hourly Dentist will be rewarding one very special applicant a $1,000 scholarship.

For more information, please visit: dentist.24hourly.com/scholarship/

Deadlines: Spring- March 1st/ Summer- June 1st/ Fall- September 1st/ ​Winter- December 1st

Bordner Scholarship

Bordner Home Improvements is well-versed in customer service and realize no deed is too small and can impact lives beyond measure, which is why they are offering a scholarship for students interested in business and marketing. The winner of the annual $1,000 Bordner scholarship will display academic excellence and understanding of the assigned writing project.

For more information, please visit: www.bordnerinstall.com/scholarship

Deadline: June 1st (annually)

Laser Spine Institute Scholarship

The leader in minimally invasive spine surgery is giving one lucky student the chance to have help achieving his or her educational goals. Could it be you?

They are searching for someone who's passionate about helping others to live healthy, happy lives, and on the path to pursuing a degree in a health- or science-related program. Laser Spine Institute will award $1,500 to one full-time undergraduate or graduate student enrolled at a college or university. To apply, review the application details and submit your signed application, transcript and essay by the deadline. 

For more information, please visit: www.laserspineinstitute.com/scholarships/

Deadline: June 15th, annually

Don't Text & Drive Scholarship

The Law Offices of Matthew J. Quinlan would like to do their part in preventing texting & driving accidents so have decided to raise awareness about the problem within the group of people who most needs increased awareness, i.e. 18-24 years of age, by offering a bi-annual $1,000 college scholarship. This scholarship not only raises awareness on the dangers of texting & driving, but also seeks to lighten the financial load of students and their families when it comes to seeking a higher education.

Any student, 24 years old or younger, who is currently admitted or enrolled in a 4-year college/university or graduate school, or will be applying to one in the next calendar year, is encouraged to apply. 

For more information, please visit: www.mjqlaw.com/scholarship/

Deadlines: September 15th and/or March 15th

Women's Guide for Paying for College

With options ranging from institutional scholarships and federal loans to organizational grants and work-study programs, women pursuing post-secondary education can often secure funding from multiple sources to finance their collegiate experience. For many female students, however, the problem is finding scholarships catering specifically to their interests and goals. The guide below makes this process easier by highlighting the type of women’s funding programs available, providing insight on how to find and apply for scholarships, and giving advice on how to seek out unconventional funding sources.

Financial aid doesn’t always come from large-scale companies or organizations. Many sources of scholarships are small, local-based companies looking to help those in their communities. Some scholarships are very particular, and some much more broad in their requirements, with something available for nearly every skill or demographic.

Discover scholarships - just for women, in a variety of fields and degree levels - by visiting the following website: www.affordablecollegesonline.org/womens-guide-paying-for-college/

Deadlines vary

Scholarships for African-American Students

For a list of scholarship opportunities, please visit:

www.bestcolleges.com/financial-aid/african-american-scholarships/

Deadlines vary

43 Business Degree Scholarships for College Students

Many students believe that scholarships, awards, and grants are only available to those in severe financial need or those with very high academic records. The truth is, however, there are many scholarships and awards available to business degree students. Many are directed to applicants in particular areas of study or with certain demographic traits. Limiting criteria for scholarships often lower the pool of qualified candidates substantially, making them easier to obtain. Following are some potential scholarships to pursue.

For more information, please visit: www.discoverbusiness.us/education/online-mba/resources/business-degree-scholarships/

Deadlines vary

HubShout Internet Marketing Scholarship

HubShout is pleased to be supporting the next generation of Internet Marketing professionals. The scholarship is open to students with at least one year of college. They must also have a minimum of 3.0 GPA to apply. A scholarship award of $1,000 is awarded to the strongest candidate with a demonstrated passion for Internet Marketing.

To apply, please visit: hubshout.com/?p=Scholarship

Deadlines: March 1st and November 1st

Scholarships for Undocumented Students

For a list of scholarships, go to:

genprogress.org/about/scholarships-for-undocumented-students-2/

Deadlines vary

Varsity Tutors Scholarship Contest Description

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 college scholarship.

Interested students can enter the contest here: www.varsitytutors.com/college-scholarship

Freedom Alliance Scholarship Fund

The Freedom Alliance Scholarship Fund was the vision of founders, Lt.-Col. Oliver North, USMC (Ret.), and the late Lt.-Gen. Edward Bronars, USMC. The Freedom Alliance Scholarship Fund honors Americans in our Armed Forces who have sacrificed life and limb defending our country by providing educational scholarships for their children.

Students wishing to apply for a Freedom Alliance Scholarship should first review the qualification and eligibility requirements to verify they do indeed qualify for this scholarship.

To apply, please visit: www.fascholarship.com/

Autolist Used Car to Dream Car Scholarship

Autolist's team hails from locations across the globe and from varied socioeconomic backgrounds, but they are united by a common thread: a college education. A college degree has never been more critical but college costs continue to increase, and Autolist feels supporting students in this endeavor has never been more important. Towards that goal they are offering a quarterly $1,500 scholarship for outstanding students based either on merit or need basis.

For more information, please visit: www.autolist.com/used-car-to-dream-car-scholarship

Deadlines:

Spring- March 1st

Summer- June 1st

Fall- September 1st

Winter- December 1st

Veterans United Foundation Scholarship

This scholarship program aims to assist military service members and their families by awarding five bi-annual $2,000 scholarships to help pay for tuition and books. Potential applicants must be pursuing a post-secondary degree at an accredited college or university and have a connection to the military by being one of the following:

  • Active-duty service member 
  • Veteran 
  • Spouse of military member or veteran 
  • Surviving spouse of a fallen soldier 
  • Child of a military member or veteran

High school seniors and current college/university students are encouraged to apply. Applicants must submit an essay no longer than 750 words based on one of three prompts made available in the spring and fall by Veterans United Scholarship Program. 

For more information, please visit: www.veteransunited.com/about/scholarships/

Fall Deadline: October 1st thru 31st 
Spring Deadline: April 1st thru 30th

 

 

 

 



  

Who to contact

Scholarship Assistant/Financial Aid Technician
Phone: (831) 755-6811
B - Student Services
Office: B-121
Building: B - Student Services
Phone: 831-755-6806
B - Student Services
Office: Financial Aid Department
Building: B - Student Services