Non-IU Scholarships

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There are a considerable number of scholarships available from sources outside of IU. We encourage you to look for scholarship opportunities in unexpected places in your community, like public schools, nonprofit organizations, and area businesses. Check with your guidance counselor about available scholarships in your community, city, and state. We strongly discourage using paid services to connect to external scholarships.

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Advocate for Justice Award

Cheney Galluzzi & Howard, LLC is proud to announce a scholarship opportunity to support the advancement of post-secondary education. At CGH, we fight for a more just world, inside and outside the courtroom. Part of that starts with helping young people secure an education. This year we will be awarding a $5,000 scholarship to a current college or trade school student, or high school senior accepted into and soon to enter a college or trade school. 

Deadline for application:

December 31, 2024

Award amount:

$5,000

Eligibility requirements:

To qualify for this scholarship opportunity, you must meet the following prerequisites:

  1. You must be a U.S. citizen.
  2. You must currently be enrolled or have secured a spot at an institution for post-secondary education (be it college, university, or trade school).
  3. For high school seniors with an acceptance into post-secondary education, a cumulative GPA of 3.0 during your high school tenure is required.
  4. For those in college or trade school, a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 is essential.

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Residency requirements:

In-state and Out-of-state

Allied Van Lines Scholarship

Allied Van Lines, one of the leading long distance and cross country moving companies in America, is excited to offer a 2024 scholarship program aimed at students whose area of study focuses on logistics and moving-related fields. The scholarship is for $1,000 per winner and will be awarded to three students.

Deadline for application:

December 15, 2024

Award amount:

$1,000

Eligibility requirements:

Learn more here about this scholarship's eligibility requirements. 

Residency requirements:

In-state and Out-of-state

Best Colleges Scholarship for Black Women in STEM

On average, Black women in STEM earn salaries that are 45% lower than their highest-paid peers. BestColleges is committed to breaking down barriers for students in underrepresented communities, who desire careers in the most competitive fields. This year, we’ll be giving away five $6,000 scholarships to Black women who are currently pursuing careers in STEM.

Deadline for application:

Closed for 2023-2024 - See their website for information on future application rounds.

Award amount:

$6,000

Eligibility requirements:
  • This Scholarship Contest is open only to individuals who are legal residents of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia.
  • You must intend to enroll or be enrolled as an undergraduate or graduate student in an accredited college or university in the United States for the 2023-24 academic year.
  • You must be at least 17 years old.
  • This scholarship is for individuals who identify as a cisgender, transgender, or gender non-conforming Black woman, and who are pursuing a STEM-related field.

See the Best College's Scholarship for Black Women in STEM website for additional information.

Residency requirements:

In-state and Out-of-state

College Board Opportunity Scholarship

A Clearer Path to College for all students. Applying to college is a complicated process, so we've created a program that guides you through it. It doesn't require an essay, application, or minimum GPA. Instead, it rewards your effort and initiative. Starting this December, complete key steps along your path to college for a chance to earn scholarships. The more effort you put in, the more chances you get to earn a scholarship ranging from $500 to $2,000. If you complete all six steps, you’re eligible to earn a $40,000 scholarship. Scholarships are awarded—through monthly drawings—to students who complete each step.

Deadline for application:

Monthly

Award amount:

Varies

Eligibility requirements:

See College Board Opportunity Scholarship website for details.

Residency requirements:

In-state and Out-of-state and International

College Financing Resources For Teachers

The title “teacher” has always carried much more responsibility than simply ‘to instruct’. Motivator, role model, coach, mentor, the list could go on and on; for those who understand the true nature of teaching, it’s a calling. That’s why we at BestColleges.com have created a financial aid resource of curated scholarships for those students who call themselves future teachers.

Deadline for application:

Varies

Award amount:

Varies

Eligibility requirements:
Residency requirements:

In-state and Out-of-state and International

FCHP Young Entrepreneur Scholarship

For First Coast Home Pros, giving back to the community is not just a good thing to do: it’s crucial for the development of society and the marketplace in general. They want to provide a driven entrepreneur with the funds they need to get the education to enable their dreams.

Deadline for application:

June 15

Award amount:

$2,500

Eligibility requirements:

See FCHP Young Entrepreneur Scholarship website for details.

Residency requirements:

In-state and Out-of-state and International

Finale Inventory Scholarship

Finale Inventory is offering a $3000 essay scholarship, created to help prepare students for the increasing demands of the global supply chain transportation and logistics industry.

Deadline for application:

September 1, 2024

Award amount:

$3,000

Eligibility requirements:

Please see the scholarship's website for additional information on eligibility details.

  1. College student with a GPA of 3.0 or better
  2. United States citizen or permanent resident
  3. Enrolled (or will be enrolled) full-time in a university to enrolled full-time in pursuing a degree related to supply chain and operations management, inventory control, materials management, or procurement.
  4. The applicant must be able to provide documentation showing she meets these requirements.
  5. To officially apply, the applicant must provide proof of attendance, resume, and an essay by the deadline listed below. Please submit documentation to scholarship@finaleinventory.com
Residency requirements:

In-state and Out-of-state

Google SVA Scholarship

As part of Google’s commitment to military veterans, the company partners with SVA each year to award eight $10,000 scholarships to students studying computer science and related majors. Related technical fields may include: Software Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Information Systems, Information Technology Applied Networking, and Systems Administration.

Deadline for application:

Closed for 2023-2024 - See their website for information on future application rounds.

Award amount:

$10,000

Eligibility requirements:

Student veterans must meet the following criteria to apply for the Google SVA Scholarship:

  • Currently enrolled as an undergraduate at a university for the 2023-2024 academic year or intend to be enrolled in or accepted as a full-time student at a university in the United States for the 2023-2024 academic year.
  • Maintaining a strong academic performance.
  • Pursuing a Computer Science or Computer Engineering degree, or a degree in a closely related technical field*.
  • Must be a current student veteran (includes members of the National Guard or Reserve) as proven by a DD- 214 and transcript, or a student on Active Duty as proven by submission of Active Duty orders and a Memorandum of Understanding from your commanding officer indicating that you are currently in good standing with your unit and transcript.
  • Has received an honorable discharge or is in good standing with his/her branch of service.
Residency requirements:

In-state and Out-of-state and International

Kaine Law Scholarship Program

Community is at the heart of any good personal injury law firm. At Kaine Law, they desire to improve their local area by helping injured people get justice and compensation for harms they suffered through no fault of their own. But they recognize that there are hundreds of ways to help grow your community.

Deadline for application:

June 15

Award amount:

$1,500

Eligibility requirements:

See Kaine Law Scholarship Program website for details.

Residency requirements:

In-state and Out-of-state and International

Kanoski Bresney Stand up to Distracted Driving Scholarship

At Kanoski Bresney, we want to support students who do their part to fight the problem of distracted driving. Through the Kansoki Bresney Stand Up to Distracted Driving Scholarship program, we are offering five scholarships, in the amount of $1,000 each, to students in the U.S. who are pursuing higher education at the undergraduate or graduate level.

Deadline for application: 

May 29, 2024

Award amount:

$1,000

Eligibility requirements:
  • You are currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program at an accredited U.S. college or university, and your education will continue through at least the Fall 2024 semester.
  • You are a high school senior who will be starting your college or university education in Fall 2024.
  • You are a U.S. citizen.
  • You have a current overall GPA of at least 3.0.

See the Kanoski Bresney's Stand up to Distracted Driving Scholarship website for additional information on eligibility. 

Residency requirements:

In-state and Out-of-state and International

LNESC Scholarships

LNESC provides a number of important scholarship opportunities, which include awards that range in award amount and have varying eligibility criteria. Some scholarships are available to all post-secondary students regardless of major while others are available to students pursuing specific degrees.

Deadline for application:

Varies

Award amount:
Varies
Eligibility requirements:

See LNESC Scholarships website for eligibility details.

Residency requirements:

In-state and Out-of-state and International

Leaving It Better Than You Found It - Hero In The Community Scholarship

An old maxim is to “leave it better than you found it.” As serious injury attorneys, Armstrong Lee & Baker trial lawyers take pride in giving back to our community as much as possible. They can improve the community by helping people get justice for their serious injuries.

Their first philosophy is putting our clients’ best interests first. They want to hear how you are putting others first and leaving your community a better place. That is why they are proud to introduce their first annual scholarship contest for those currently enrolled in college. They want to find out how you give back to your community and what you took away from that experience.

Deadline for application:

Closed for 2023-2024 - See their website for information on future application rounds.

Award amount:

$1,500

Eligibility requirements:
Residency requirements:

In-state and Out-of-state and International

Marsala Law Group Life Long Hobby Scholarship

Each semester, the Marsala Law Group offers college students the opportunity to be awarded $1,000 through the Marsala Law Group Lifelong Hobby Scholarship. Attorney Dominick Marsala understands how difficult it can be to pursue personal interests outside of school and work, and he believes it is incredibly valuable to maintain such hobbies throughout your life, despite challenging transitions and busy schedules.

Deadline for Application:

Please see the scholarship's website for deadline information.

Award amount:

$1,000

Eligibility requirements:

See the Life Long Hobby Scholarship's website for eligibility details. 

Residency requirements:

In-state and Out-of-state

Nectar Bath Treats Scholarship

At Nectar Bath Treats, we're a firm believer that self care plays a large role in our mental health. With depression and anxiety rates growing every year, we understand that boosting our collective mental health can dramatically improve our society as a whole.

That's why we have created a scholarship for high school and college students across the United States. We're committed to helping students in the field of psychology or social services by offering a $500 scholarship to help continue on the path to helping others struggling with mental health issues.

Deadline for application:

March 15, 2024

Award amount:
$500
Eligibility requirements:

See Nectar Bath Treats Scholarship website for details.

Residency requirements:

In-state and Out-of-state and International

Nursing Colleges Scholarship

At NursingColleges.com, we envision a future where every nursing student and professional can access the resources, guidance, and support they need to excel. That’s why we’re offering a $2,500 scholarship to talented students. 

Whether you’re keen on clinical practice, nursing education, or specialized care, we want to invest in your future.

Deadline for application:

April 15, 2024

Award amount:
$2,500
Eligibility requirements:

Any student in a U.S.-based accredited online nursing degree program who has attended the university or college for at least one semester (and will continue to do so in fall 2024) is eligible to apply.

The application deadline is April 15, 2024, and the winner will be notified by May 15.

Residency requirements:

In-state and Out-of-state and International

Opus Group Corporate Scholarship

The Opus Group is proud to support future leaders by offering six $2,500 scholarships to college students who are studying construction management, construction engineering, real estate, engineering, architecture, interior design, accounting, information technology, human resources, marketing or law.

Deadline for application:

March 10, 2024

Award amount:

$2,500

Eligibility requirements:

Please see the scholarship's website for eligibility requirements information.

Residency requirements:

In-state and Out-of-state and International

Roadway Safety Scholarship Contest

At StangerLaw LLC, our West Hartford, Connecticut auto accident lawyers want to promote safe driving habits in our community. We created this scholarship to help meet that goal by encouraging young drivers to be aware of the dangers of driving a car. 

To apply for this scholarship, students must submit a video essay addressing the following three-part prompt: 

  1. What driving habit could you change to make yourself a safer driver? 
  2. Describe why you think it poses a risk and the steps you and others can take to change that habit. 
  3. What challenges are there for commercial drivers—like trucks and delivery vehicles—that you think pose a specific risk, and how would you address them?
Deadline for application:

July 16, 2024

Award amount:

$1,000

Eligibility requirements:

Be either a high school senior graduating summer 2024 accepted to a college or university for the fall 2024 semester; OR an undergrad/grad student currently enrolled in a college or university for the start of the fall 2024 semester.

Residency requirements:

In-state and Out-of-state and International

Simmrin Law Group Entrepreneurial Scholarship

Simmrin Law Group is pleased to announce the Simmrin Law Group Entrepreneurial Scholarship. This scholarship is our way of fostering the values that drive all of us here at Simmrin, and helping pass those values to future leaders. It is a $1,500 scholarship which will support one high-achieving, entrepreneurially-minded college student.

Deadline for application:

June 15

Award amount:

$1,500

Eligibility requirements:
Residency requirements:

In-state and Out-of-state and International

Teen Drinking and Driving Prevention PSA Scholarship

The McKenzie Law Firm, P.C., created a $2,500 scholarship for the student who develops the best PSA video for teenagers about the dangers of drinking and driving. Our Teen Drinking and Driving Prevention PSA Scholarship will be awarded to the student who authors the most original.

Deadline for application:

August 15, 2024

Award amount:

$2,500

Eligibility requirements:
Residency requirements:

In-state and Out-of-state and International

The Injury Firm Community Service Scholarship

The Injury Firm, a Florida personal injury law firm, is providing a $1,000 community service scholarship to the student who best demonstrates the relationship between their future career goals and ambitions with current and/or previous community-service involvement.

Deadline for application:

August 31, 2024

Award amount:

$1,000

Eligibility requirements:
  • Currently enrolled or have been accepted to attend an accredited college, university, community college, or junior college in their undergraduate program, or graduate program anywhere within the United States.
  • Community service involvement volunteer worker past and/or present
  • Academic achievement as reflected in transcripts provided with the application by a minimum 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale.

See this scholarship's website for more information. 

Residency requirements:

In-state and Out-of-state and International

YellowJack Media 2022 Marketing Scholarship

The YellowJack Media Marketing scholarship is a yearly scholarship that awards students $1,000 based on their marketing idea submission. 

Deadline for application:

August 19, 2024

Award amount:

$1,000

Eligibility requirements:
Residency requirements:

In-state and Out-of-state and International

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