Outside Scholarships

Below you’ll find many of the scholarships available to SPU students from outside agencies and organizations. You can browse through all of them, or search using specific keywords.

These scholarships include:

  • regionally based scholarships
  • ethnicity-based scholarships
  • scholarships for military veterans
  • scholarships for first-in-the-family college students
  • scholarships for students who have been in foster care
  • scholarships for particular majors or areas of interest
  • and many more

You can also find outside scholarship information in a physical notebook located in the SFS lobby in Demaray Hall, or search for scholarships in scholarship databases organized according to majors or areas of interest on our Scholarship Search Sites page.

MedSchoolCoach Scholarship Program

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Available to: Open to Undergraduate, Graduate and Incoming Medical Students
  • Deadline: April 15, 2018

Productivity Spot Education Scholarship

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Available to: Undergraduate and Postgraduate students
  • Deadline: October 31, 2017

The Technical Generation Scholarship

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Available to: graduate and undergraduate students
  • Deadline: May 18, 2018

Andy Green Persons in Recovery Scholarship

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Available to: For those who have recovered from drug/alcohol addiction.
  • Deadline: Annual deadlines of January 31 and July 1
  • Instructions: Submit essay.

National Debt Relief Scholarship

  • Amount: $1,000 5 Awards Available
  • Available to: for students interested in STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) majors.
  • Deadline: January 31, 2018

Should I Sign Rising Star Scholarship

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Deadline: June 01, 2017

TRVNK Scholarship for Aspiring Entrepreneurs

  • Amount: $500
  • Available to: for students who are passionate about starting their own business and being an entrepreneur.
  • Deadline: July 15, 2017

Woman's Century Club Scholarship

  • Amount: $2,000
  • Available to: a junior woman who exemplifies our club's traditions of female leadership and service
  • Deadline: June 30, 2017

Abbott and Fenner Business Scholarship

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Available to: The A&F Scholarships are available to all high school juniors and seniors as well as all students currently registered in any accredited post secondary institution.
  • Deadline: June 12, 2017
  • Instructions: Visit website for specific details.

ABC Humane Wildlife Control & Prevention, Inc. Academic Scholarship

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Available to: To apply for the scholarship, applicant must be a student currently enrolled at a college or university recognized by the U.S. Department of Education in the United States.
  • Deadline: June 26, 2017
  • Instructions: Visit website for specific details.

Abels & Annes Video Scholarship

  • Amount: $1,500
  • Available to: applicants must be currently enrolled in or planning to attend an accredited United States college, university or law school during the 2017-2018 academic year.
  • Deadline: August 15, 2017
  • Instructions: Visit website for specific details.

Active IG Scholarship

  • Amount: $1,000 3
  • Available to: all enrolled students
  • Deadline: August 25, 2017
  • Instructions: Visit website for specific details.

Altec Design Web Scholarship

  • Amount: $500
  • Available to: Student must be enrolled in any accredited institution for Fall 2017
  • Deadline: July 15, 2017
  • Instructions: Visit website for specific details.

The Boonswang Law Firm Scholarship

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Available to: Any student that is studying to enter any facet of the legal profession.
  • Deadline: July 31, 2017
  • Instructions: Visit website for specific details.

Burrus Research Scholarship

  • Amount: $1,000 3 awards available
  • Available to: The Daniel Burrus Scholarship Fund will support three (3) students either entering college or already attending a university, granting each $1,000 to be used towards books and tuition.
  • Deadline: May 15, 2018
  • Instructions: Visit website for specific details.

CogniTune Fine-Tune Your Mind Scholarship Program

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Available to: full-time students with a GPA of 3.5 or higher
  • Deadline: December 31, 2017
  • Instructions: Visit website for specific details.

GoGo Charters National Scholarship For Immigrants And Refugees

  • Amount: $10,000
  • Available to: First-generation U.S. citizens (born outside the US), refugees, or immigrants (legal documentation is not required)
  • Deadline: July 05, 2017
  • Instructions: Visit website for specific details.

Green Ladies Cleaning Scholarship Program

  • Amount: $500
  • Available to: Open to Undergraduate, Graduate, and incoming students
  • Deadline: January 15, 2018
  • Instructions: Visit website for specific details.

Home Security Scholarship Essay Contest

  • Amount: $250
  • Available to: All undergraduate and postgraduate students can apply for this scholarship.
  • Deadline: May 31, 2017
  • Instructions: Visit website for specific details.

Feels Like Home Scholarship

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Available to: You must be a graduating senior in high school or a current freshman, sophomore, or junior in college.
  • Deadline: October 18, 2017
  • Instructions: Visit website for specific details.

The John Foy & Associates Strong Arm Leukemia Scholarship

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Available to: Applicants must be enrolled in an accredited college or university as an undergraduate or you are incoming freshman at an accredited institution in the United States.
  • Deadline: December 15, 2017
  • Instructions: Visit website for specific details.

Military Scholarship Essay Contest for Military Personnel, Veterans, and Spouses

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Available to: Applicants must be military active duty, honorably discharged, veteran, or a spouse from any branch of the military.
  • Deadline: February 28, 2018
  • Instructions: Visit website for specific details.

Puffy Dream Big Scholarship

  • Amount: $700
  • Available to: To be eligible for the Puffy Bed "Dream Big" Scholarship, you must be a currently enrolled Undergraduate or Graduate student in an accredited college or university in the USA, a U.S. citizen or permanent resident, and hold a GPA of 2.8 or higher. Undergraduate students must be full time students to enter this contest.
  • Deadline: November 20, 2017
  • Instructions: Visit website for specific details.

Small Business Scholarship

  • Amount: $500
  • Available to: open to all students in the United States at a public or private college or university
  • Deadline: August 31, 2017
  • Instructions: Visit website for specific details.

The Levin Firm Scholarship

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Available to: individuals who are currently attending or planning on attending college or graduate school in the near future.
  • Deadline: August 15, 2017
  • Instructions: Visit website for specific details.

TopProducts Single Mother Scholarship

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Available to: This scholarship is available to all single mothers who meet the following criteria: are a single parent, custodial care of one or more children under 18, do not have a college degree from a 4-year institution and are enrolled in a 4-year institution or have a high school diploma
  • Deadline: August 01, 2017
  • Instructions: Visit website for specific details.

Whole Life Scholarship Program

  • Amount: $500
  • Available to: students with a 3.0 GPA or higher
  • Deadline: September 01, 2017
  • Instructions: Visit website for specific details.

Worthy Women’s Professional Studies Scholarship

  • Amount: 2500-1000
  • Available to: Must be enrolled in a continuing education professional studies program. Applicant must identify as a female and be age 30 or older.
  • Deadline: December 15, 2017
  • Instructions: Visit website for specific details.

Zelus Recovery College Scholarship

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Available to: Students who are currently enrolled or enrolled in the upcoming semester at a college, university, or trade school in the US
  • Deadline: August 01, 2017
  • Instructions: Visit website for specific details.

BTE Loans & Credit Scholarship

  • Amount: $500
  • Available to: All students enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate school for the Spring of 2018
  • Deadline: December 12, 2017
  • Instructions: Visit website for specific details.

Eco-Friendly Sustainability Scholarship

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Available to: You must be a graduating senior in high school or a freshman, sophomore, or junior in college.
  • Deadline: December 09, 2017
  • Instructions: Visit website for specific details.

Eligible to Learn Scholarships

  • Amount: $1,250
  • Available to: Have a physical disability as defined under the American’s with Disabilities Act (ADA)
  • Deadline: August 15, 2017
  • Instructions: Visit website for specific details.

Eco-Friendly Sustainability Scholarship

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Available to: You must be a graduating senior in high school or a freshman, sophomore, or junior in college.
  • Deadline: December 08, 2017
  • Instructions: Visit website for specific details.

The Elscion’s Content Writing Scholarship

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Available to: This scholarship program is only for the students who are currently studying at the schools/colleges/universities.
  • Deadline: December 01, 2017
  • Instructions: Visit website for specific details.

Evolve IP’s Cloud Scholarship

  • Amount: 500-1000
  • Available to: This scholarship is open to all higher education students enrolled full time or part time: Freshman, Sophomore, Junior or Senior.
  • Deadline: July 31, 2017
  • Instructions: Visit website for specific details.

Gear Up Your Future – Annual Scholarship

  • Amount: 2000-1000
  • Available to: Having a strong passion for technology is a major plus factor as they will be choosing a scholar who believes in the same vision and values as Gearupz.
  • Deadline: September 19, 2017
  • Instructions: Visit website for specific details.

Geriatric Nursing Scholarship

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Available to: open to all U.S. high school seniors who are interested in starting a nursing school in the fall of 2017.
  • Deadline: June 30, 2017
  • Instructions: Visit website for specific details.

Internet Marketing Scholarship - IBG Scholarship

  • Amount: $2,549
  • Available to: We keep this scholarship only for students who currently really need it and enrolled in colleges, universities or even in high schools.
  • Deadline: July 30, 2017
  • Instructions: Visit website for specific details.

JPGTOPDF College Scholarship

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Available to: one student at any accredited US college.
  • Deadline: June 30, 2017
  • Instructions: Visit website for specific details.

Neighborhoods.com Neighborhood Involvement Scholarship

  • Amount: $2,500
  • Available to: Available to all students attending an accredited 4-year undergraduate college or university in any U.S. state.
  • Deadline: December 31, 2017
  • Instructions: Visit website for specific details.

Reston Limousine’s Scholarship 2017

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Available to: applicants must be currently enrolled in or planning to attend an accredited United States college, university or law school during the 2017-2018 academic year.
  • Deadline: August 15, 2017
  • Instructions: Visit website for specific details.

Ring Savvy Foundation’s Scholarship

  • Amount: $5,000
  • Available to: Applicants must have a minimum 3.6 GPA, be currently enrolled with no less than 12 credit hours at an accredited college or university and must have a documented hearing impairment to be eligible.
  • Deadline: November 05, 2017
  • Instructions: Visit website for specific details.

Robinson and Henry Attorneys at Law Scholarship

  • Amount: $1,500
  • Available to: applicants must be currently enrolled in or planning to attend an accredited United States college, university or law school during the 2017-2018 academic year.
  • Deadline: May 31, 2017
  • Instructions: Visit website for specific details.

UpNature’s Scholarship For Nursing & Medicine Students

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Available to: A minimum GPA of 3.0 and enrolled or planning to enroll in an accredited college or university in Fall (of the current year) or Spring (of the following year).
  • Deadline: June 30, 2017
  • Instructions: Visit website for specific details.

WISE Scholarship for Women in Washington

  • Amount: $1,500
  • Available to: applicants must be currently enrolled in or planning to attend an accredited United States college, university or law school during the 2017-2018 academic year.
  • Deadline: June 16, 2017
  • Instructions: Visit website for specific details.

Beldon Scholarship

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Available to: students seeking a degree in business, management, communications, marketing or related field with a GPA of 3.5 and above.
  • Deadline: September 01, 2017
  • Instructions: Visit website for specific details.

The ReviewLatest.com Scholarship Program

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Available to: applicants must be currently enrolled in or planning to attend an accredited United States college, university or law school during the 2017-2018 academic year.
  • Deadline: November 23, 2017
  • Instructions: Visit website for specific details.

Air Force Health Professions Scholarship

  • Amount: Varies
  • Available to: US citizens who have been accepted to a graduate program in a health profession.
  • Deadline: Varies
  • Instructions: Visit website for specific details.

Automotive Spaces Internet Marketing Scholarship

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Available to: The Automotives Spaces Scholarship on “Automotive & Mechanic Industry” is open for undergraduate or graduate students from selected schools in the United States.
  • Deadline: November 30, 2017
  • Instructions: Visit website for specific details.

Computer Science Scholarship Program for College Students

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Available to: Must be a first-year student in a computer engineering or computer science program at a US-based college or university, residing in US
  • Deadline: July 01, 2017
  • Instructions: Visit website for specific details.

Crazy Games Student Scholarship

  • Amount: $1,500
  • Available to: applicants must be currently enrolled in or planning to attend an accredited United States college, university or law school during the 2017-2018 academic year.
  • Deadline: December 31, 2017
  • Instructions: Visit website for specific details.

EtailPro Entrepreneur Scholarship

  • Amount: 2000-1000
  • Available to: Applicants must be applying to or currently be a student at an accredited college or university within the U.S.
  • Deadline: no deadline, organization awards scholarships each quarter
  • Instructions: Visit website for specific details.

FitnessGuyd’s Scholarship for Engineering And Medical Students

  • Amount: $1,200
  • Available to: A minimum GPA of 3.0 is must for students studying in accredited college or university in Fall (of the current year) or Spring (of the following year).
  • Deadline: November 30, 2017
  • Instructions: Visit website for specific details.

The Hartman Law Firm $2,000 Scholarship

  • Amount: $2,000
  • Available to: Applicant must have lost one or both parents by death.
  • Deadline: September 15, 2017
  • Instructions: Visit website for specific details.

The Hasner Law $1,000 Scholarship

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Available to: applicants must be currently enrolled in or planning to attend an accredited United States college, university or law school during the 2017-2018 academic year.
  • Deadline: October 15, 2017
  • Instructions: Visit website for specific details.

Healthcare Salaries Guide $1000 Scholarship

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Available to: students who have a minimum GPA of 3.0
  • Deadline: July 15, 2017
  • Instructions: Visit website for specific details.

The InvestmentZen $1k Financial Future Scholarship

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Available to: Participants must be enrolled full-time at an eligible educational institution.
  • Deadline: April 01, 2018
  • Instructions: Visit website for specific details.

Jacoby & Meyers Scholarship

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Available to: Any law school or undergraduate student attending a four-year accredited university is eligible to apply
  • Deadline: December 31, 2017
  • Instructions: Visit website for specific details.

Jessica Hand Cream Center Scholarship

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Deadline: December 12, 2017
  • Instructions: Visit website for specific details.

Job Application Point Scholarship

  • Amount: $500
  • Available to: the applicants must have at least a GPA of 3.0 and they will have to submit an original essay
  • Deadline: July 01, 2017
  • Instructions: Visit website for specific details.

Job Descriptions Hub

  • Amount: $500
  • Available to: applicants who have above a 3.0 GPA
  • Deadline: August 31, 2017
  • Instructions: Visit website for specific details.

Medler Law Firm Scholarship

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Available to: Eligible contestants are High School Seniors, College Students enrolled in 2-year or 4-year university programs, and Law School Students.
  • Deadline: August 01, 2017
  • Instructions: Visit website for specific details.

The Meldon Law College Scholarship Essay Contest

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Available to: applicants must be currently enrolled in or planning to attend an accredited United States college, university or law school during the 2017-2018 academic year.
  • Deadline: January 20, 2018
  • Instructions: Visit website for specific details.

The Meldon Law College Scholarship

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Available to: applicants must be currently enrolled in or planning to attend an accredited United States college, university during the 2017-2018 academic year.
  • Deadline: January 20, 2018
  • Instructions: Visit website for specific details.

Morrow & Sheppard College Scholarship

  • Amount: $500
  • Available to: Must be a high school senior or currently in college within the United States.
  • Deadline: July 10, 2017
  • Instructions: Visit website for specific details.

Mr. Dumpster Rental Entrepreneur Scholarship

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Available to: students with a passion for entrepreneurship or business.
  • Deadline: July 01, 2017; Application Deadlines: July 1st and November 1st
  • Instructions: Visit website for specific details.

Mulberrys Garment Care for Aspiring Entrepreneurs

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Available to: You must be a graduating senior in high school or a freshman, sophomore, or junior in college.
  • Deadline: December 08, 2017
  • Instructions: Visit website for specific details.

NaviReview Scholarship

  • Amount: $500
  • Available to: You need to have adequate knowledge about computers and related equipment to be able to understand fully what you are dealing with. If you are a major in any related course with technology, then consider that as an advantage.
  • Deadline: December 20, 2017
  • Instructions: Visit website for specific details.

Pacific Prime's International Scholarship

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Available to: Participation is open to current students enrolled in undergraduate, and postgraduate studies.
  • Deadline: September 30, 2017
  • Instructions: Visit website for specific details.

Price It Here, Inc. Scholarship

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Available to: Full-time, U.S. undergraduate actively pursuing a degree in marketing, business management, sales or related field.
  • Deadline: October 01, 2017
  • Instructions: Visit website for specific details.

Quit Smoking Community Scholarship

  • Amount: $3,000
  • Available to: a student enrolled full-time in a U.S. institution for graduate or undergraduate program.
  • Deadline: July 21, 2017
  • Instructions: Visit website for specific details.

Daniel Burrus Scholarship Fund

  • Amount: $1,000 Three Awards Available
  • Available to: a high school student attending a college or university in the following semester
  • Deadline: July 15, 2017
  • Instructions: Visit website for specific details.

The Lenders Network Scholarship Award

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Available to: The Lenders Network Scholarship is offered to students entering or currently pursuing an educational program related to Marketing or Business.
  • Deadline: August 15, 2017
  • Instructions: Visit website for specific details.

Therapy Pet Scholarship

  • Amount: $500
  • Available to: Young adults who have been diagnosed with any form of mental illness.
  • Deadline: November 01, 2017
  • Instructions: Visit website for specific details.

The Reeves Law Group Scholarship

  • Amount: $3,000
  • Available to: undergraduate students who have applied or will apply to law school. Students with full academic scholarships are not eligible to enter this contest.
  • Deadline: December 15, 2017
  • Instructions: Visit website for specific details.

Air Force Health Professions Scholarship

  • Amount: Varies
  • Available to: US citizens who have been accepted to a graduate program in a health profession.
  • Deadline: Varies
  • Instructions: Visit website for specific details.

The Tivoli Partners Loyalty Marketing Scholarship

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Available to: Must be currently attending or planning to attend a college or university during the fall 2017 academic year.
  • Deadline: August 01, 2017
  • Instructions: Visit website for specific details.

UpCounsel's Law School Scholarship

  • Amount: Varies
  • Available to: Must be a law student or a student completing his / her undergraduate degree with plans to attend law school - See more at: https://www.upcounsel.com/scholarships#sthash.1DKURzjW.dpuf
  • Deadline: December 15, 2017
  • Instructions: Visit website for specific details.

Urban and Taylor Scholarship

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Available to: Students can be attending or planning to attend any college or graduate school in the U.S.
  • Deadline: August 01, 2017
  • Instructions: Visit website for specific details.

ZapNear Technology Scholarship

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Available to: The ZapNear $1000 Tech Startup Scholarship is for all Undergraduate and Postgraduate students who have a passion for and possibly a future career in any Tech or Marketing field, this scholarship is for any student who is passionate about: Programming, Software Engineering, Internet Marketing, Web Design and more.
  • Deadline: October 31, 2017
  • Instructions: Visit website for specific details.

Anthony Castelli Attorney’s Veterans Scholarship

  • Amount: $500
  • Available to: current veteran, or parent, sibling, child, or grandchild of a veteran
  • Deadline: Memorial Day
  • Instructions: submit essay

Bella Ballroom Excellence in Performing Arts Scholarship

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Available to: Undergraduates majoring in dance, theater, performing arts, music, or related field.
  • Deadline: Annual deadline of November 15
  • Instructions: Submit video showcasing your performing art.

BigFish Online Games Scholarship

  • Amount: $2,500
  • Deadline: Check back soon for the 2017 application.
  • Instructions: Submit essay on whether or not video games can elicit emotional responses.

BIAW Education Program Scholarship

  • Amount: Varies
  • Available to: Washington residents studying an area related to construction.
  • Deadline: Annual deadlines - check back for next year's application!

Cancer for College Scholarship

  • Amount: varies
  • Deadline: Applications are accepted annually between October 01 and January 31.
  • Instructions: apply on website

CashCourse "My Story" Essay Contest

  • Amount: $1,500
  • Deadline: Check each year for the new application!
  • Instructions: Submit essay on what your largest financial goal is and how you plan to achieve it.

Christian Community Credit Union Scholarships for Success

  • Amount: Up to $4,000
  • Available to: Students who are members of Christian Community Credit Union and full-time enrolled.
  • Deadline: Annual deadlines.

Kyle Gohr Leadership Scholarship

  • Amount: $1,500
  • Available to: Students who are pursuing a degree in mental health
  • Deadline: November 15, 2017

Robinson & Associates Scholarship

  • Amount: $750
  • Available to: Undergraduate, Graduate and Incoming Students
  • Deadline: December 15, 2017

Clubs of America Scholarship

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Deadline: Annual deadline of August 31.
  • Instructions: submit essay on website

Cobell Scholarship

  • Amount: Varies
  • Available to: Students who are enrolled members of a US-Federally Recognized Tribe.
  • Deadline: Annual scholarship
  • Instructions: Complete online application.

Coca-Cola Scholarship

  • Amount: Varies
  • Available to: Varies with each scholarship.
  • Deadline: October 31, 2016; Annual deadline
  • Instructions: See website.

College JumpStart Scholarship

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Available to: High school 10th-12th graders or undergraduate college students.
  • Deadline: Annual deadlines of April 15 and October 17.

Community Foundation of Southwest WA Scholarships

  • Amount: varies
  • Available to: varies
  • Deadline: see website

Cottage Inn Scholarship

  • Amount: $500-$2,500
  • Deadline: Annual deadline of May 31
  • Instructions: Submit essay on how you would benefit your community if you were the owner of a Cottage Inn franchise.

CouponChief.com Scholarship

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Deadline: Annual deadline of July 31.
  • Instructions: Submit YouTube video describing how you personally save money as a college student or an amazing extreme coupon haul you have made.

Coupon Code Future Leaders Scholarship

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Deadline: Annual deadline of July 31.
  • Instructions: Submit application online.

CuraDebt Scholarship

  • Amount: $500
  • Available to: Students with at least a 3.0 GPA.
  • Deadline: Annual deadline of December 31.
  • Instructions: Submit application and unique solution to a given problem.

Daniels Scholarship

  • Amount: varies based on financial need
  • Available to: high school seniors who are residents of Colorado, New Mexico, Utah, or Wyoming
  • Deadline: Check the website between September and November each year for the application.

Dave's $1,000 "Ride A Bike" Scholarship

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Available to: Awarded to any college student (graduate OR undergraduate) who aspires to live a healthy, active life while in college.
  • Deadline: June 30, 2017

Davidson Fellows Scholarship

  • Amount: Varies
  • Available to: Students with college graduate level knowledge in the areas of STEM or Humanities.
  • Deadline: Annual deadline of July 15.
  • Instructions: See website for details.

The Diabetes Council Scholarships

  • Amount: Varies
  • Available to: Students with diabetes.
  • Deadline: Varies
  • Instructions: Online resource to finding scholarships for students with diabetes.

Dickson Law Group Scholarship

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Deadline: Annual deadline of May 15.
  • Instructions: submit video essay on website

Dr. Alma Adams Scholarship: Presented by Truth Initiative

  • Amount: $5,000
  • Deadline: Annual deadline.
  • Instructions: Students who have taken part in a community services project to inspire tobacco-free lives.

DrivingTests.org Scholarship

  • Amount: $2,500
  • Deadline: December 31, 2017; Annual deadline.
  • Instructions: Submit video on how to reduce road fatalities among your peers.

Ehline American Military Vets Scholarship

  • Amount: $500
  • Available to: Military veterans
  • Deadline: Annual deadline of October 01

Einstein Academic Scholarship

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Available to: Students with at least a 3.5 GPA.
  • Deadline: December 01, 2017; Annual deadline.
  • Instructions: Submit essay and application online.

Elks Most Valuable Student Scholarship

  • Amount: Varies
  • Available to: High school seniors.
  • Deadline: Next application cycle begins September 1, 2017.

Elks National Legacy Scholarship

  • Amount: $4,000
  • Available to: Children or grandchildren of a living Elk who joined the order on or before April 01, 2014.
  • Deadline: Check back for next year's application!
  • Instructions: Complete online application.

Ford Foundation Fellowships

  • Amount: see website
  • Available to: predoctoral, dissertation, or postdoctoral fellowship students
  • Deadline: November of the year prior to the start of graduate study

Foster Care to Success Scholarships

  • Amount: $1,500–$6,000
  • Available to: Students under age 25 who have been in foster care.
  • Deadline: Annual deadline of March 31.

Foster Youth Independence Scholarship

  • Amount: $1,000–$2,500
  • Available to: students in foster care or other criteria
  • Deadline: Check back for information on next year's deadline!
  • Instructions: submit essay on website

Frank L. Greathouse Government Accounting Scholarship

  • Amount: $9,000
  • Available to: Students who are planning to work in state/local government finance.
  • Deadline: Annual deadline.
  • Instructions: Submit application, letter of recommendation, transcripts, and resume.

Frank Cazmierczak Memorial Scholarship

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Available to: Migrant workers or children of migrant workers wanting to pursue a teaching career.
  • Deadline: Annual deadline of February 1.
  • Instructions: See website.

Gates Millennium Scholarship

  • Amount: varies based on financial need determined through school financial aid application process
  • Available to: students entering as incoming freshman in fall; must be African American, American Indian/Alaska Native, Asian American/Pacific Islander, or Hispanic American; 3.3 GPA or GED; eligibility for Federal Pell grant; other criteria on website
  • Deadline: see website

Benjamin Gilman International Scholarship

  • Amount: Varies
  • Available to: Students looking to study or intern abroad.
  • Deadline: Annual deadline of March 01.
  • Instructions: Submit application online.

Gloria Barron Scholarship

  • Amount: $5,000
  • Available to: Students younger than age 19 who are currently working on an inspiring service project or have worked on one in the last year.
  • Deadline: Annual deadline of April 15.

Hartford Technology Rental Scholarship

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Available to: Students with at least a 3.0 GPA majoring in Information Technology or related field.
  • Deadline: Annual deadline of April 30 and November 30.

Hispanic Scholarship Fund

  • Amount: varies
  • Available to: see website
  • Deadline: see website

Horatio Alger Scholarships

  • Amount: varies
  • Available to: Students with financial need.
  • Deadline: see website
  • Instructions: apply on website

Internet of Things Scholarship: The Biggest Risk with the Internet of Things

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Deadline: Annual deadline of April 01 and December 01.
  • Instructions: Submit essay on the biggest risk associated with the Internet of Things.

Internet of Things Scholarship: Where Do You See The Internet of Things in the Future?

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Deadline: Annual deadline of May 01 and December 01.
  • Instructions: Submit essay on how the Internet of Things affects your future.

Izenda Embedded Business Intelligence & Analytics Scholarship

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Deadline: Annual deadline of March 31.
  • Instructions: submit report or chart; or graphic visualization of data on website

Khan Law Firm Scholarship

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Available to: Students with at least a 3.0 GPA.
  • Deadline: August 01, 2017
  • Instructions: Submit essay and transcript.

Lakehouse Recovery Scholarship

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Deadline: Annual deadline of December 31.
  • Instructions: Submit essay discussing what careers you are considering upon graduation and why you deserve the scholarship.

Laser Spine Institute Scholarship

  • Amount: $1,500
  • Available to: Students in a health-related field.
  • Deadline: Annual deadline of June 15.
  • Instructions: Submit transcripts, essay, and application.

Leadership 1000 Scholarship

  • Amount: Amount Varies
  • Available to: WA state residents attending a college in WA state with at least a 2.75 GPA.
  • Deadline: Scholarship has annual deadlines.
  • Instructions: View website to apply and view details on specific criteria .

LendEDU Scholarship

  • Amount: $2,500
  • Deadline: Annual deadline of April 15.
  • Instructions: submit essay on website

Various List of Scholarships

  • Amount: Varies with each scholarship.
  • Deadline: Deadline varies.
  • Instructions: Browse the categories to find what you may be eligible for.

Louie Family Foundation Scholarship

  • Amount: Varies
  • Available to: High school seniors with at least a 3.5 GPA enrolling in a US college/university for 2017-2018.
  • Deadline: Annual deadlines - check back for next year's application.

MetroWest Health Foundation Scholarship

  • Amount: $2,000
  • Available to: Nursing or medical students who are residents of a town in the MetroWest service area.
  • Deadline: Annual deadlines of May 31 and November 30

Microsoft Scholarships

  • Amount: Varies
  • Available to: Students with at least a 3.0 GPA with an interest in computer science.
  • Deadline: Revolving deadlines. Check website for specific date.

NAAAP Seattle Scholarship

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Available to: Students of Asian American and/or Asian Pacific Islander descent.
  • Deadline: September 30, 2016; Annual deadline.
  • Instructions: Submit application and transcripts.

Naperville Veterans Memorial Scholarship

  • Amount: $500
  • Available to: Students with at least a 3.5 GPA.
  • Deadline: Annual deadline of March 31.
  • Instructions: Submit essay.

Navy Health Services Collegiate Program

  • Amount: see website
  • Deadline: see website

Nellie Martin Carman Scholarship Fund

  • Amount: $500–$2,000; renewable for four years
  • Available to: graduates of a public high school in King, Snohomish, or Pierce county who are American citizens and have been nominated by their high school counselor
  • Deadline: Annual deadline of March 01.

Office of Hawaiian Affairs Scholarships

  • Amount: Varies by program
  • Available to: Students of Hawaiian ancestry.
  • Deadline: Annual application deadline in February.

Pelican Water Systems Scholarship

  • Amount: $500–$1,500
  • Available to: students with minimum 3.5 GPA
  • Deadline: Annual deadline of April 15 and October 15.
  • Instructions: submit essay on website; provide one letter of recommendation

Renton Community Foundation Scholarships

  • Amount: Varies
  • Available to: Each scholarship has various criteria.
  • Deadline: New application each year.
  • Instructions: Submit common application - view media link for contact information and more details.

Rotary Foundation Global Scholarship Grants for Development

  • Amount: Amount varies.
  • Deadline: Deadlines vary.
  • Instructions: Provides funding for graduate coursework or research for one to four academic years; for Non-Rotarians sponsored by qualified Rotary Clubs.

ScienceLogic Scholarship

  • Amount: $2,500
  • Available to: Full-time graduate or undergraduate students
  • Deadline: September 01, 2017

Share Your Talent Scholarship

  • Amount: $500
  • Deadline: August 01, 2017; Annual deadline.
  • Instructions: Submit essay explaining your journey of honing your talent and how others encouraged you.

Soroptimist Live Your Dream Scholarship

  • Amount: $1,500
  • Available to: Female students providing financial support for themselves and dependents.
  • Deadline: November 15, 2017; Annual deadlines.
  • Instructions: Submit application and reference page.

Seattle School Retirees' Association Teaching Intern Scholarship

  • Amount: $5,000
  • Available to: Future teachers who, beginning in September, will be student teaching through a college/university program and are working on initial certification in an educational field.
  • Deadline: September 01, 2016; Annual deadline.

Student Veterans Scholarships

  • Amount: Amounts vary with each scholarship.
  • Deadline: Check website for annual deadlines.
  • Instructions: View website link for information on each different scholarship.

TwinStar Credit Union Higher Education Scholarship

  • Amount: $2,000
  • Available to: Members of TwinStar Credit Union.
  • Deadline: Annual deadline of July 31.

UNCF Scholarships

  • Amount: Varies
  • Available to: View website to see if you're eligible for one UNCF's scholarships.
  • Deadline: Annual deadlines vary with differing scholarship.
  • Instructions: View website for specific information on Gates Millennium Scholarship, UNCF Stem Scholars, etc.

US Army Health Professions Scholarship

  • Amount: 100% tuition.
  • Deadline:
  • Instructions: View flyer for contact information and additional details.

US Hispanic Leadership Institute Scholarships

  • Amount: Varies with each scholarship.
  • Available to: View each scholarship page for specific criteria.
  • Deadline: Deadlines vary with scholarship.
  • Instructions: View website for eligibility information and scholarship amounts.

Values and Capitalism Young Scholar Award

  • Amount: $5,000
  • Deadline: July 01, 2016; Check back for next year's application!
  • Instructions: To be considered, students must submit a personal statement on why they would like to be selected, a prospectus for a research project in economics or public policy, and a previous undergraduate research paper.

Various Law Firm Scholarships

  • Amount: Amount varies with each scholarship.
  • Deadline: Deadlines vary with each scholarship.
  • Instructions: Open the spreadsheet to view and apply for the relevant scholarships.

Washington Accord Scholarships

  • Amount: Varies with each scholarship opportunity.
  • Available to: Current, active members of LGBTQ community or single mothers with at least a 2.5 GPA.
  • Deadline: Check website for application deadlines.
  • Instructions: Submit essay.

Washington Governors’ Scholarship for Foster Youth

  • Amount: $2,000–$4,000 annually
  • Available to: students who are in federally recognized foster care or were until age 18
  • Deadline: see website

Washington State Opportunity Scholarship

  • Amount: varies
  • Available to: Students who are Washington state residents with at least a 2.75 GPA and are pursuing a major in science, technology, engineering, mathematics, or health care.
  • Deadline: Annual deadline of February 28.

Website Properties Young Entrepreneur Scholarship

  • Amount: $750
  • Deadline: May 31, 2017
  • Instructions: Complete application and essay.

Wellcentive Medical Scholarship for Veterans

  • Amount: $5,000
  • Available to: Students with at least a 2.8 GPA that are a current medical student or enrolled in pre-med/are a health major.
  • Deadline: Annual deadline of March 15.

Zumper Apartments Scholarship

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Deadline: Annual deadline of April 01 and November 15.
  • Instructions: submit essay on website

GoStartABlog's Young Writers Scholarship

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Available to: graduate and undergraduate students
  • Deadline: March 01, 2018