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.

Non-IU scholarships:

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2022 Make a Difference Scholarship

The Price Benowitz LLP are committed to making an actual change in the world. That is why they are thrilled to again host our Make a Difference Scholarship. This scholarship will award $1,000 to a deserving student who puts forth a thoughtful, creative, and meaningful response to making a necessary and practical change in the world.

Deadline for application:

September 30, 2022

Award amount:

$1,000

2023 Rising Innovator Scholarship

Rising Innovator, a site that provides resources for young entrepreneurs and their mentors, is eager to give back to the community. They are offering an annual scholarship award to students across the United States! The Rising Innovator scholarship will be open to any student who is enrolled in a college or university as a full-time undergraduate student and valued at $500!

Deadline for application:

March 10, 2023

Award amount:

$500

Allied Van Lines Scholarship 2022

Allied Van Lines, one of the leading long distance and cross country moving companies in America, is excited to offer a 2022 scholarship program aimed at students whose area of study focuses on logistics and moving-related fields. They are committed to growing their industry and supporting the brightest students in logistics and moving.

Deadline for application:

December, 15 2022

Award amount:

$1,000

Anidjar & Levine Community Service Scholarship

The Law Firm of Anidjar & Levine will award a $2,500 scholarship to the student who best demonstrates the relationship between their community service and future career goals and ambitions.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Open to students currently enrolled in or formally accepted to an accredited U.S. community college, college, or university undergraduate or graduate degree program.
  • Applicants should have a history of serving their community in a volunteer role.
  • Applicants must currently be in good academic standing and provide transcripts to support a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above.

Deadline for application:

June 15, 2022

Award amount:

$2,500

Avnet Law 2022 National Scholarship

They believe that those who demonstrate the commitment and spirit of community service, possess the characteristics of future leaders. It is for this reason that they are pleased to announce our Avnet Law National Scholarship. This $1,000 scholarship is offered to support a community-minded college or graduate student whose has demonstrated a history of community service and involvement.

Deadline for application:

July 15, 2022

Award amount:

$1,000

Bankdash Scholarship Program

One of the core beliefs Bankdash holds is that the financial sector is far too complex and that financial literacy in the United States is much lower than it should be. With this annual scholarship they hope to increase awareness of these issues, encourage students to conduct independent research into important personal financial matters, while also rewarding the brightest student minds. The Scholarship is open to current undergraduate and graduate students of all majors and areas of study that satisfy all of the eligibility requirements detailed below. Two scholarships totaling $1,500 will be awarded. The applicant that is selected as the first place winner will be awarded a $1,000 scholarship and the applicant that is the runner-up will be awarded a $500 scholarship.

Deadline for application:

September 2, 2022

Award amount:

1st place: $1,000 2nd place: $500

Cerebral Palsy Scholarship

The Birth Injury Lawyers Group awards a $2,500 scholarship to a student affected by cerebral palsy. The deadline to submit applications is June 15, 2022.

This scholarship applies to students pursuing their undergraduate or graduate degree at an accredited college, university or graduate school in the United States of America.

Deadline for application:

June 15, 2022

Award amount:

$2,500

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

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

DEI Scholarship To Promote Diversity Equity And Inclusion In The Mental Health And Healthcare Fields By Recovery Ways

Recovery Ways is offering a scholarship to college students in the amount of $1000. They offer this scholarship in the Fall. They are awarding this scholarship to students enrolled in behavioral health and health care programs at a college or university.

Deadline for application:

August 31, 2022

Award amount:

$1,000

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, 2022

Award amount:

$2,500

GWC Injury Lawyers Annual Scholarship

As one of Illinois’ premier Personal Injury and Workers’ Compensation law firms, GWC Injury Lawyers knows how important a great education is to a successful future, both for the students themselves and their communities as a whole.  Their team of legal professionals is dedicated to helping provide opportunities for students throughout the country.

With this in mind, they proudly announce the GWC Injury Lawyers Annual Scholarship.  This program is aimed at assisting students who are currently enrolled in a college or university in the United States.

Students will be chosen based upon their exemplary academic skills, their service to their communities, and a short essay in response to the following topic:

“How Do Personal Injury Attorneys Benefit Society?”

Deadline for application:

July 15, 2022

Award amount:

$1,000

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.  

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Must be currently enrolled as an undergraduate or graduate student at a university for the 2020-2021 academic year or intend to be enrolled in or accepted as a full-time student at a university in the United States for the 2021-2022 academic year.
  • Strong academic performance.
  • Must be 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.
  • Must have received an honorable discharge or be in good standing with your branch of service.

Deadline for application:

TBD

Award amount:

$10,000

Indiana Oil and Gas Association Scholarship

The requirements for the scholarship are:

  • Be a graduating high school senior; or a HS Transcript showing completion through home schooling; or currently enrolled in a post-secondary education program.
  • Have a GPA of 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale.
  • Have a financial need determined by the scholarship committee.
  • Plan to pursue a career in the oil and gas industry.
  • Be attending college in the coming fall.
  • Be a resident of Indiana and attending an accredited college.
  • Be pursuing a bachelor's degree, with preference given for Earth Sciences, Petroleum Engineering, Chemical Engineering or Geology majors.
  • Submit a short essay which describes the applicant’s interest in the oil and gas industry and which career path the applicant is planning to pursue.

Deadline for application:

April 1 annually

Award amount:

$1,000-$5,000

Kaine Law Scholarship Program

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

Deadline for application:

June 16, 2022

Award amount:

$1,500

Living With Autism Scholarship

Hammack Law Firm is offering a scholarship to an autistic person who is pursuing higher education. The Living with Autism scholarship is worth $2,500, and the deadline to apply is June 15, 2022. Submissions should be limited to 1,000 words. Any student with autism who has been accepted or enrolled in an accredited college or university or graduate school may apply.

Deadline for application:

June 15, 2022

Award amount:

$2,500

Michael Moody Fitness Scholarship

The Michael Moody Fitness Scholarship is a college scholarship of $1,500 awarded to a high school senior, undergraduate, or graduate student who has demonstrated outstanding achievement, participation, and leadership in school activities and work experience, and is pursuing a career in a health and fitness related field.

Applications for the Michael Moody Fitness Scholarship will be accepted until 1,000 scholarship applications have been submitted or until August 1, 2021, whichever comes first.

Eligibility requirements:

  • United States citizens or legal residents living or claiming residency in one of the 50 united states, Washington, D.C. or Puerto Rico are eligible to apply.
  • Must be a current high school senior, undergraduate, or graduate students who plan to enroll full-time in an accredited two-year or four-year college or university in the United States for the entire 2021-2022 academic year.
  • Must demonstrate ambition and self-drive as evidenced by outstanding achievement in school, and participation and leadership in school activities and work experience.
  • Must demonstrate interest in pursuing a career and enrolled in the following majors: Athletic Training, Psychology, Biology, Kinesiology, Nursing, General Medicine, Dentistry, Behavioral Sciences, Personal Training, Physical Education Teaching and Coaching, Health and Physical Fitness, Exercise Science, Sports and Recreation Management, Health Sciences, Physical Therapist, or another health- related major.

Deadline for application:

Varies

Award amount:

$1,500

NBCUniversal/LNESC Scholarship

The NBCUniversal/LNESC Scholarship Program is intended to assist and encourage outstanding undergraduate Latino students attending a U.S. post-secondary institution with an interest in the media and entertainment industry.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Must be a college sophomore or junior enrolled full-time in an accredited college or university.
  • Must be at least 18 years of age or older.
  • Must have a cumulative grade point average of at least 3.0 on a 4.0 scale or the equivalent.
  • Must be a U. S. Citizen, Legal Permanent Resident, or have legal authorization to work in the U.S. without requiring sponsorship now or in the future.
  • Must have an interest in the media and entertainment industry; all majors are welcome.

Deadline for application:

TBD

Award amount:

$5,000

Nectar Bath Treats Scholarship

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

That's why they have created a scholarship for highschool and college students across the United States. They're committed to helping students in the field of psychology or social services by offering a $1,000 scholarship to help continue on the path to helping others struggling with mental health issues.

Deadline for application:

March 15th 2023

Award amount:

$1,000

Roadway Safety Scholarship Contest

Stanger Stanfield Law wants to promote safe driving habits and has created the Roadway Safety 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: What driving habit could you change to make yourself a safer driver? Describe why you think it poses a risk and the steps you and others can take to change that habit. 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?

Eligibility requirements:

  • Must be a high school senior graduating summer 2022 accepted to a college or university for the fall 2022 semester or a student currently enrolled in a college or university for the start of the fall 2022 semester.

Deadline for application:

July 16,2022

Award amount:

$1,000

Robert Wayne Pearce Investor Fraud Awareness Scholarship

Robert Wayne Pearce' law office understand that paying for college can be difficult. Especially if you are a first-generation student. This is why they have created the Investor Fraud Awareness Scholarship. Their hope is that this scholarship will not only help financially but educate younger generations about the dangers of investor fraud so they can invest with confidence.

Deadline for application:

December 1, 2022

Award amount:

$2,500

Scholarships for Single Mothers and Fathers

Single parents made up more than 15% of the undergraduate population in US colleges and universities as of 2012. According to the American Council on Education, more than half of this demographic were first generation college students and in the low-income bracket. Though students who are single parents may be fighting a seemingly uphill battle to fund their college experience, there are significant rewards in higher education.

Deadline for application:

Varies

Award amount:

Varies

Semper Solaris Scholarship

Since 2012, Semper Solaris has been helping homeowners in California lower their energy bills with Solar Panels + Battery Storage, Roofing, Heating & Air. Now in 2022, their focus has been set on investing in exceptional high school and college students who are dedicated to helping our planet by using alternative energy.

Deadline for application:

Varies

Award amount:

1st place: $3,000 2nd place: $1,750

Simform STEM Scholarship for 2022-23

As a leading development firm, Simform understands the importance of the STEM fields. As a result, theyare happy to open a door of opportunity to aid the most deserving student with a STEM scholarship in the hopes of creating a future leader who will shape the digital world for the better.

Deadline for application:

March 15, 2023

Award amount:

$1,000

Simmrin Law Group Entrepreneurial Scholarship

Simmrin Law Group is pleased to announce the Simmrin Law Group Entrepreneurial Scholarship. This scholarship is their way of fostering the values that drive all 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, 2022

Award amount:

$1,500

Student Impact Scholarship

Wells Fargo is proud to announce the Student Impact Scholarship. If you're a student impact maker, working to make a difference in your community, and have been financially impacted by the pandemic, you may be eligible for an opportunity to receive a $5,000 scholarship. 

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Must be intending to enroll or continue enrollment as a degree-seeking undergraduate student at an accredited U.S. college or university in spring 2021.
  • Must have been financially impacted by COVID-19 and have demonstrated financial need.
  • Must have taken action towards uplifting and empowering your community in 2020. 
  • Must be a citizen, national, legal permanent resident of the United States, or a Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) beneficiary. Citizens of the Federated States of Micronesia, the Republic of Palau and the Republic of the Marshall Islands are also eligible to apply.
  • Must have applied for the 2020-2021 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) if legally applicable.
  • Must submit an unofficial copy of your most recent transcript.
  • Must submit your 2020-2021 FAFSA Student Aid Report (SAR).
  • DACA students must provide valid Employment Authorization Document (EAD) through December 15, 2020. 

Deadline for application:

TBD

Award amount:

$5,000

Supporting Youth in Entrepreneurship Scholarship

The team at Scalice Land Surveying P.C are a Long Island-based land surveying team that knows the importance of entrepreneurial spirit firsthand, especially in the nation’s youth. In order to foster a genuine interest in entrepreneurship in the younger generation, they have decided to offer interested students a unique academic opportunity that may open many doors in the career of their choice later on, the Supporting Youth in Entrepreneurship Scholarship.

Deadline for application:

June 15, 2022

Award amount:

$2,500

Sustainability Scholarship

To encourage the next generation to make eco driven personal decisions, Softy Straws® issues a quarterly scholarship of $1000 to a student who has creatively demonstrated ecologically responsibility in their day-to-day lives.

Deadline for application:

June 20, 2022

Award amount:

$1,000

Teen Drinking and Driving Prevention PSA Scholarship

The McKenzie Law Firm, P.C., has created a $2,500 scholarship for the student who develops the best PSA for teenagers about the dangers of drinking and driving. Their Teen Drinking and Driving Prevention PSA Scholarship will be awarded to the essay winner. The final deadline for applying for the scholarship is June 15, 2022.

Deadline for application:

June 15, 2022

Award amount:

$2,500

The Gates Scholarship

The Gates Scholarship is a highly selective, last-dollar scholarship for outstanding, minority, high school seniors from low-income households. Each year, the scholarship is awarded to 300 of these student leaders, with the intent of helping them realize their maximum potential. 

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Must be a high school senior.
  • Must be from at least one of the following ethnicities: African-American, American Indian/Alaska Native*, Asian & Pacific Islander American, and/or Hispanic American.
  • Must be Pell-eligible.
  • Must be a US citizen, national, or permanent resident.
  • Must be in good academic standing with a minimum cumulative weighted GPA of 3.3 on a 4.0 scale (or equivalent). 
  • Must plan to enroll full-time, in a four-year degree program, at a US accredited, not-for-profit, private or public college or university.
  • For American Indian/Alaska Native, proof of tribal enrollment will be required. 

Deadline for application:

TBD

Award amount:

Varies

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, 2022

Award amount:

$1,000

United Negro College Fund (UNCF) Scholarships

UNCF manages various scholarship programs and each program has its own eligibility criteria, open/close dates and required documentation. To apply for a UNCF scholarship, you must apply through the online application process.

Deadline for application:

Varies

Award amount:

Varies

Workplace Safety Scholarship Program

360training's 2022 Workplace Safety Scholarship Program provides one exemplary student per semester with $1,000 to use for their tuition. This program provides financial aid to qualified high school students in their pursuit of an undergraduate degree.

Deadline for application:

August 20, 2022

Award amount:

$1,000

YellowJack Media 2022 Marketing Scholarship

The YellowJack Media Marketing scholarship is a yearly scholarship that awards students $1,000 based on thier marketing idea submission. To qualify student applicants should be persuing a certificate, associates or bachelors degree in marketing or related business degrees. They must also submit a essay, or video with presentation of thier marketing idea based on this years query.

Deadline for application:

Aug 19, 2022

Award amount:

$1,000

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