Non-IU Scholarships

Some scholarships aren’t automatic nor associated with an academic school, college, or department.

For these types of additional scholarship and funding opportunities, please see below. We also encourage you to look for scholarship opportunities in unexpected places in your community like your high school or the companies where your parents work. We strongly discourage using paid services to connect to external scholarships.

If you are a scholarship provider and would like for us to promote your scholarship opportunity, please submit your scholarship information via the Non-IU Scholarship Submission Form.


External Scholarship Search Engines

Description of the scholarship:

You can use the following search engines to look for external scholarships of your own. They're among the most popular free search sites.

PLEASE NOTE: We do not recommend using paid scholarship search sites. Do your research before paying. You can learn about common scholarship scams at the Better Business Bureau, the Federal Trade Commission, or FinAid.

Deadline for application:
Varies
Award Amount:
Varies

Higher-Ed Grants for African-American Students

Description of the scholarship:

To help reduce debt after graduation, minorities including African Americans may be eligible for federal, state, and privately funded education grants to help them earn a college degree. There are several need- and merit-based grants for post-secondary education available to African Americans, including those specific to women, men, or for students pursuing a specific field of study, such as engineering or science. Grant amounts typically range from a few hundred to several thousand dollars. As is the case for many grants, recipients may be required to reapply for funds annually and/or receive additional funds based on their academic progress.

Deadline for application:
Varies
Award Amount:
Varies
Renewal requirements:
Varies

Scholarships for Hispanic and Latino Students

Description of the scholarship:

A compilation of resources to guide Hispanic and Latino Students through the college application process, bestcolleges.com provides guides for DACA students to complete the FAFSA, tips for completing scholarship applications, and links to specific scholarships and scholarship search engines.

Deadline for application:
Varies
Award Amount:
Varies
Renewal requirements:
Varies

Financial Aid for CollegeStudents With Disabilities

Description of the scholarship:

College can be expensive for anyone, but it can be especially costly for those with disabilities. Some classroom accommodations are paid for out-of-pocket, medical bills tend to be much higher, and even transportation costs can be greater than what a typical student would have to pay to get to and from class. These are just a few of the reasons why it’s so important for students with disabilities to have ample funding options available to them. This guide focuses on those options, with the goal of helping students with disabilities find the resources they need to pay for and succeed in college.

Deadline for application:
Varies
Award Amount:
Varies
Renewal requirements:
Nonrenewable

My Undocumented Life Scholarship Resource

Description of the scholarship:

The mission of My Undocumented Life blog is to provide up-to-date information and resources to undocumented immigrants. They post scholarship opportunities that are open to undocumented students, strategies for navigating the educational system, information on how to apply for DACA, news on immigration policies, and much more. Most importantly, they want to provide a sense of community to our diverse group of readers.

Deadline for application:
Varies
Award Amount:
Varies
Renewal requirements:
Varies

AffordableColleges.com's Scholarships and Financial Aid for Minorities

Description of the scholarship:

Minority students who receive federal grants and loans to help finance their college educations often could use some additional funding to help them bridge financial gaps. Scholarships for minorities are of tremendous help to these students, but finding the right scholarships to apply to is not always an easy task. To help you in your search for additional funding, we have compiled a list of some of the top minority scholarships. Read on to find a detailed list of these scholarships, including eligibility requirements, deadlines, and information on how to apply.

Deadline for application:
Varies
Award Amount:
Varies
Renewal requirements:
Varies

BestColleges.com Scholarships

Description of the scholarship:

BestColleges.com has created a comprehensive scholarship database to help students search for more aid opportunities. You can find scholarships on their website based on the following demographics and majors:

  • Scholarships for African American Students
  • Scholarships for Hispanic and Latino Students
  • Scholarships for Military Spouses & Children
  • Scholarships for Single Mothers & Fathers
  • Scholarships for Students with Disabilities
  • Scholarships for Nursing Students
  • Scholarships for Education Majors
  • Scholarships for Criminal Justice Majors
  • Scholarships for Psychology Majors
  • Scholarships for Computer Science Majors

Deadline for application:
Varies
Award Amount:
Varies

College Financing Resources for Teachers

Description of the scholarship:

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
Renewal requirements:
Nonrenewable

Financial Aid and Scholarships for Minority Students

Description of the scholarship:

OnlineColleges.net built this scholarship and financial aid guide to act as a hub for significant scholarship and other unique opportunities available today for minority students. This site allows you to view scholarships based on these categories: African-American, American Indian, Asian and Pacific Islander, Hispanic, General Minorities, and Women. Each resource includes key information, application dates and the eligibility requirements for online programs.

Deadline for application:
Varies
Renewal requirements:
Varies

Scholarships and Financial Aid for Veterans

Description of the scholarship:

Navigating the financial aid waters can feel daunting for anyone – but particularly veterans and service members given the sheer number of options. This guide clears the confusion, helping individuals find the right financial aid programs and avoid dangerous scams. It not only covers the benefits of the Post 9/11 GI Bill and other federal programs, but also scholarships and grants that can supplement GI Bill benefits. Each year, thousands of financial aid dollars go unawarded and are turned back to their sponsors due to a lack of applicants.

Deadline for application:
Varies
Award Amount:
Varies
Renewal requirements:
Nonrenewable

Scholarships for Single Mothers and Fathers

Description of the scholarship:

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
Renewal requirements:
Varies

United Negro College Fund Scholarships

Description of the scholarship:

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
Renewal requirements:
Nonrenewable

Financial Aid Resources for Hispanic Students

Description of the scholarship:

OnlineColleges.net built this scholarship and financial aid guide to act as a hub for significant scholarship opportunities and educational information available today for Hispanic students.  Visit this website for information related to preparing for college, financing an education, choosing a school, immigration and legal status, First Generation college students, and other resources.

Deadline for application:
Varies
Renewal requirements:
Varies

Funding Your Vocational Degree Scholarships

Description of the scholarship:

Vocational degrees and certificates prepare students for specific careers, placing them on the fast-track to a profession. As the cost of college continues to rise, it has become increasingly difficult for vocational students to afford school. Finances should never stand in the way of students reaching their career goals. Learn more about funding a vocational degree.

Deadline for application:
Varies
Award Amount:
Varies
Renewal requirements:
Varies

College Board Opportunity Scholarship

Description of the scholarship:

Applying to college is a complicated process, so College Board has 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 awardedthrough monthly drawingsto students who complete each step.

Deadline for application:
Monthly
Award Amount:
Varies
Renewal requirements:
Nonrenewable

Indiana Student Recycling Leadership Corps Scholarship

Description of the scholarship:

The Student Recycling Leadership Corps is an interactive scholarship program for 12 Indiana high school students who wish to increase the impact of recycling at their school.  The goal of the Leadership Corps is to engage Student Leaders across Indiana in recycling initiatives in their communities to build the next generation of recycling champions. Throughout the one academic year duration of the program, students will gain valuable leadership skills, hands-on project management experience, and intimate recycling knowledge.  Once selected, Student Leaders are charged with implementing the following two elements of the program:

  • Facilitating the Recycle Rally program with an adult ally at their school
  • Implementing a public space recycling project of their choice in their school and/or community

Upon completion of both projects and at school years’ end, each Student Leader will receive a $1000 scholarship.

Deadline for application:
October 31, 2018
Award Amount:
$1,000
Renewal requirements:
Nonrenewable

ABODO Scholarship

Description of the scholarship:

ABODO believes Bloomington is an amazing city to live with many opportunities for Indiana University students. ABODO has created this scholarship to give back to the community and is interested in current or prospective IUB students.

ABODO is currently looking for eligible students who can clearly and creatively address the provided prompt. ABODO will select one potential winner based on the criteria of writing ability, creativity, originality, and overall excellence. One winner will receive a Scholarship Award in the amount of one thousand dollars.

Deadline for application:
October 31, 2018
Award Amount:
$1,000
Renewal requirements:
Nonrenewable

Bella Ballroom Excellence in Performing Arts Scholarship

Description of the scholarship:

In order to further Bella Ballroom’s mission to provide opportunities to young, emerging artists, we are proud to sponsor an annual scholarship contest. This contest is open to current U.S. undergraduate students. The winner will receive a one-time $1,000 scholarship.

Deadline for application:
November 15, 2018
Award Amount:
$1,000
Renewal requirements:
Nonrenewable

PYAA Scholarship Program 2018-2019

Description of the scholarship:

Each year, three $1,000 scholarships are awarded to students that have best communicated progressive thinking through their artwork.

Mediums include:

  • Mixed Media
  • Drawing
  • Photography
  • Painting
  • Sculpture

Deadline for application:
November 15, 2018
Award Amount:
$1,000
Renewal requirements:
Nonrenewable

Fountain Law Firm Scholarship

Description of the scholarship:

At Fountain Law Firm, we value education and helping those in need. We also understand that school can be a significant expense and know how hard it can be for students and their families to make ends meet. Between housing, tuition, books, and school supplies, the cost of attending college or graduate school can easily rise into the tens of thousands of dollars, if not more. In an effort to make things a little easier for students and their families, we are pleased to be offering a yearly $1,000 scholarship to individuals who are currently attending or planning on attending college or graduate school in the near future.

Deadline for application:
November 22, 2018
Award Amount:
$1,000
Renewal requirements:
Nonrenewable

Sixt Scholars Program

Description of the scholarship:

Sixt rent car is offering 5 high school seniors graduating in 2018 the opportunity to receive a $5,000 scholarship towards their study at any 2 or 4 year accredited university. Applicants must have a minimum 3.7 GPA and provide a copy of their high school transcript

Deadline for application:
November 30, 2018
Award Amount:
$5,000
Renewal requirements:
Nonrenewable

Aaron J. Boria, PLLC Scholarship

Description of the scholarship:

As criminal defense lawyers we believe that by furthering education in the community this can lead to decreasing criminal activity. We also understand the challenge to pay for a good education. This is why we are happy to announce the Aaron J. Boria, PLLC Scholarship.

Deadline for application:
November 30, 2018
Award Amount:
$500
Renewal requirements:
Nonrenewable

Deputy Scholarship for Women in Technology

Description of the scholarship:

Deputy is proud to support women pursuing careers in technology with our Deputy Women in Technology Scholarship. This scholarship of $1,000 will be awarded to one student annually who is currently pursuing a Bachelor’s or Master's degree in computer science, information systems, computer engineering, business technology administration or a related IT field.

Deadline for application:
November 30, 2018
Award Amount:
$1,000
Renewal requirements:
Nonrenewable

Hartsoe Law Firm Law School Scholarship

Description of the scholarship:

The Hartsoe Law Firm, P.C. is happy to support student education with our annual Hartsoe Law Firm Law School Scholarship. Students who are attending an undergraduate, JD, LLB, or LLM program at a college, university, or law school in the United States are encouraged to apply. Undergraduates must be interested in pursuing a law school education.

Deadline for application:
December 1, 2018
Award Amount:
$500
Renewal requirements:
Nonrenewable

The Einstein Moving Academic Scholarship

Description of the scholarship:

Einstein Moving is proud to announce the Einstein Moving Scholarship. Our scholarship fund was designed to help students of high academic achievement offset the ever-increasing cost of higher education. We are awarding an annual $1,000 scholarship to a deserving college student and are currently accepting applications for the 2017-2018 year. Student must be enrolled for the January 2018 semester.

Deadline for application:
December 1, 2018
Award Amount:
$1,000
Renewal requirements:
Nonrenewable

Staver Accident Injury Lawyers, P.C. National Scholarship

Description of the scholarship:

Every day we help people who have been hurt in Chicago car accidents or other types of personal injury situations and are struggling to keep up with medical bills and their daily lives. We are dedicated to helping them navigate their situations, and we have designed this scholarship to award a student whose essay shows an understanding and appreciation for the type of work we do.

Deadline for application:
December 1, 2018
Award Amount:
$5,000
Renewal requirements:
Nonrenewable

John Galt Scholarship for Future Supply Chain Leaders

Description of the scholarship:

John Galt Solutions is excited to announce their company’s bi-annual $10,000 scholarship, which is available to college students pursuing education in business forecasting, supply chain management, or similar program. 

• Applicants must be currently enrolled at an accredited institution during the current academic year
• One student will be selected per semester to receive 10,000 USD in scholarship funds based on their passion for supply chain, financial need and dedication to personal growth.
• To enter, applicants must submit their application at www.johngalt.com/scholarship.
• The deadline for submissions is December 1st 2018. Scholarship recipients will be notified individually and announced on or around March 1st 2019.

Deadline for application:
December 1, 2018
Award Amount:
10,000
Renewal requirements:
Nonrenewable

Houzz Scholarship Program

Description of the scholarship:

Houzz's goal is to support the next generation of students studying architecture, interior design, landscape architecture, and construction management. We love innovation and are looking for the best and brightest in the residential design world.

  • Women in Architecture Scholarship
  • Residential Design Scholarship
  • Sustainable Residentail Design Scholarship
  • Residential Construction Management Scholarship

Deadline for application:
December 15, 2018
Award Amount:
$2,500
Renewal requirements:
Nonrenewable

North American Van Lines Logistics Scholarship

Description of the scholarship:

The North American Van Lines Logistic Scholarship is open to all US residents attending an accredited University and seeking an undergraduate degree in Logistics, Business, or a related field. To enter, applicants will submit a 400-800 word essay discussing their reasons for their college major. 5 winners will be chosen, each earning $1,000 to go to the school of their choosing.

Deadline for application:
December 15, 2018
Award Amount:
$1,000
Renewal requirements:
Nonrenewable

Kreisman Law Offices Law School Scholarship

Description of the scholarship:

Kreisman Law Offices, is happy to support student education with our annual Kreisman Law Offices Law School Scholarship. Students who are attending an undergraduate, JD, LLB, or LLM program at an accredited college, university, or law school in the United States are encouraged to apply.

Deadline for application:
December 15, 2018
Award Amount:
$1,000
Renewal requirements:
Nonrenewable

Empowered Future Teachers Scholarship

Description of the scholarship:

To better support educators, Education.com is so excited to offer our Empowered Future Teachers Scholarship. If you’re studying to become an early education teacher and can clearly demonstrate outstanding academic achievement and a commitment to the field of teaching, then they want to hear from you! Twice a year, they’ll select one early-education student to receive this $10,000 prize for their upcoming school year. 

Deadline for application:
January 1, 2019
Award Amount:
$10,000
Renewal requirements:
Nonrenewable

Distillery Scholarship Program

Description of the scholarship:

Distillery is pleased to support the next generation of software design and development professionals by providing a scholarship of $1,000 to a student majoring in a related area of study demonstrating outstanding promise in their field. Technology is advancing at a rapid pace and we are proud to honor a student that is ahead of the curve in their chosen career path. Any current student attending an accredited 4-year university with a declared major in computer science, computer engineering, software engineering, IT or a related field of study may apply. An undergraduate or graduate student will be awarded the scholarship in order to assist their efforts toward earning a degree.

Deadline for application:
January 15, 2019
Award Amount:
$1,000
Renewal requirements:
Nonrenewable

The Phoenix Injury Lawyers at Abels & Annes, P.C. Video Scholarship Contest

Description of the scholarship:

The Phoenix injury attorneys and car accident lawyers at Abels & Annes, P.C. are well aware of how expensive higher education can be for students and their families. To help with this matter, Abels & Annes, P.C. is proud to announce an annual $1,500 college scholarship video contest. Details about the contest and how to apply follow in the information below.

Deadline for application:
February 20, 2019
Award Amount:
$1,500
Renewal requirements:
Nonrenewable

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

Description of the scholarship:

Everybody knows that education is valuable, but it can sometimes also be expensive. Paying for your education on top of everyday expenses can be difficult, and every little bit can help! Therefore, in an attempt to try to show gratitude to the sacrifices made by the United States of America’s military families, eLearners is offering a scholarship worth $1,000 to eligible military veterans and spouses in an effort to help offset the costs associated with enhancing your education and pursuing those next steps in your civilian career path.

Deadline for application:
February 28, 2019
Award Amount:
$1,000
Renewal requirements:
Nonrenewable

Liberty Language Services Annual Scholarship

Description of the scholarship:

Liberty Language Services is proud to be offering a scholarship of $500 to a college or university undergrad or graduate student who understands importance of providing interpretation services and is passionate about giving back to the community. We are seeking a strong individual who is passionate about helping others and bridging gaps in communication.

Deadline for application:
March 1, 2019
Award Amount:
$500
Renewal requirements:
Nonrenewable

BRIC Go Global Scholarship

Description of the scholarship:

This scholarship is awarded to the student who has the best understanding of the importance of language learning and its place in society. The winner will receive a $1,000 scholarship that will be awarded directly to the student and can be used for tuition, books, language classes, etc.

Deadline for application:
June 30, 2019
Award Amount:
$1,000
Renewal requirements:
Nonrenewable

Graphic Arts Scholarship

Description of the scholarship:

The team at Indy Displays is proud to help further the education of tomorrow’s professionals in graphic design and visual arts. Indy Displays believes in supporting talented artists and is offering a $1,000 scholarship for students pursuing a degree in Graphic Design or Applied Arts.

Deadline for application:
July 1, 2019
Award Amount:
$1,000
Renewal requirements:
Nonrenewable

Corban Gunn Scholarship

Description of the scholarship:

Corban Gunn, Attorney at Law, a personal injury lawyer located in Biloxi, Mississippi, is offering a twice-yearly $1,000 scholarship to students who are currently attending or plan to attend their first year of college or graduate school in the upcoming fall or spring semester. Corban Gunn believes that by helping students overcome the increased costs of attending college, our world can become a brighter place for today’s generation and all future generations.

Deadline for application:
July 12, 2019
Award Amount:
$1,000
Renewal requirements:
Nonrenewable

Goldberg Weisman Cairo Annual Scholarship

Description of the scholarship:

As Illinois’ largest Personal Injury and Workers’ Compensation law firm, Goldberg Weisman Cairo knows how important a great education is to a successful future, both for the students themselves and their communities as a whole. Our team of legal professionals is dedicated to helping provide opportunities for students throughout the country.

With this in mind, we proudly announce the Goldberg Weisman Cairo Annual Scholarship. This program is aimed at assisting students that 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 16, 2019
Award Amount:
1,000
Renewal requirements:
Nonrenewable

First Step Scholarship

Description of the scholarship:

In an effort to reduce the devastating consequences of distracted driving among young drivers, the auto accident lawyers at Sutliff & Stout are offering a $2,500 scholarship to students.

Deadline for application:
August 1, 2019
Award Amount:
$2,500
Renewal requirements:
Nonrenewable

Christensen and Hymas General Scholarship

Description of the scholarship:

Kenneth L. Christensen and D. Russell Hymas understand the importance of education. As a result the Christensen & Hymas law firm has decided to offer a $1,000.00 Scholarship to a student of their choosing.

Deadline for application:
TBA
Award Amount:
$1,000
Renewal requirements:
Nonrenewable

National CPR Foundation Healthcare and Education Scholarship Program

Description of the scholarship:

Every month we will award a $1,000 scholarship to students pursuing careers in healthcare or education.

Deadline for application:
Monthly
Award Amount:
$1,000
Renewal requirements:
Nonrenewable

Bey & Associates Offering $1,000 Scholarship

Description of the scholarship:

Bey & Associates, a personal injury law firm based in Atlanta, Georgia, is now offering a twice-yearly $1,000 scholarship to students who are currently attending or plan to attend their first year of college or graduate school in the upcoming fall and spring semester. The rising costs of education are continuing to be a struggle for many students who aim to obtain a higher education. All of the attorneys and staff members at Bey & Associates believe that by helping students overcome those struggles, our world can become a brighter place for future generations. This scholarship allows us to do just that.

Deadline for application:
TBA
Award Amount:
$1,000
Renewal requirements:
Nonrenewable

Adore Me Scholarship

Description of the scholarship:

Adore Me supports and encourages all women who share the same entrepreneurial mind-set to achieve their dreams. The Adore Me Scholarship provides financial assistance, amounting to $1,000.00, to women who are pursuing a degree in business. Recipients will have demonstrated a strong ability to lead in their community and will have already started, or plan to start, their own businesses.

Deadline for application:
TBA
Award Amount:
$1,000
Renewal requirements:
Nonrenewable

The Briskman Briskman & Greenberg Accident Survivor Scholarship

Description of the scholarship:

This scholarship is offered annually to a student who has overcome serious injuries suffered as a result of a car accident, medical error, or other incident caused by someone’s carelessness. In order to be eligible, applicants must be entering or currently enrolled in their first year of an accredited college or law school and submit a brief personal statement (not to exceed 500 words) describing the incident, how it has affected the applicants’ life, and the steps they have taken to overcome their injuries. The scholarship will be awarded based on the strength of the personal statement.

Deadline for application:
TBA
Award Amount:
$1,000
Renewal requirements:
Nonrenewable

Future of Assisted Living Scholarship

Description of the scholarship:

SeniorAdvisor.com, the premier ratings and reviews site for senior services providers nationwide, is proud to announce our fourth annual scholarship for advancement in higher education. This is a general scholarship which will award each of the selected applicants with a scholarship award of $2,000. This scholarship will be awarded to students enrolled in an accredited college or university in the United States or Canada (excluding Quebec) during the academic year.

Deadline for application:
TBA
Award Amount:
$2,000 (3)
Renewal requirements:
Nonrenewable

Thomas Law Offices College Scholarship

Description of the scholarship:

Thomas Law Offices, a personal injury law firm in Louisville, Kentucky, is offering a twice-yearly $1,000 scholarship to students who are currently attending or plan to attend their first year of college or graduate school in the upcoming fall/spring semester. The rising costs of education are continuing to be a hardship many students struggle to overcome. Our Louisville personal injury lawyers believe that by helping students overcome those struggles, our world can become a brighter place for future generations. This scholarship gives us an opportunity to do just that.

Deadline for application:
TBA
Award Amount:
$1,000
Renewal requirements:
Nonrenewable

Scholarship for Children of Divorce and Single-Parent Families

Description of the scholarship:

Over the last two decades, attorney Edward R. Weinstein. Esq. has dedicated his career to guiding families through the emotionally challenging landscape of divorce, child custody disputes, domestic violence and other family law matters. A financial award in the amount of $500 will be given each year to a higher education student who has demonstrated a high degree of determination and perseverance despite the hurdles he or she may have encountered earlier in life due to parental divorce or estrangement.

Deadline for application:
TBA
Award Amount:
$500
Renewal requirements:
Nonrenewable

"Just Need a Chance" Scholarship

Description of the scholarship:

Whether you are practicing family law, criminal defense, personal injury, or any other area of law, you will frequently hear your clients tell you that they, “Just need a chance.”

  • A chance to learn from their mistakes
  • A chance to recover from an injury
  • A chance to move on from a bad marriage
  • A chance to create a business
Attorneys often are able to help give people the chance they need to take the next step in life, so Law Offices of Adrian H. Altshuler & Associates created the “Just Need a Chance” Educational Scholarship to give one lucky student who believes they have a future in law, a chance at furthering their education.

Deadline for application:
TBA
Award Amount:
$2,500
Renewal requirements:
Nonrenewable

Marine Corps Foundation Scholarship

Description of the scholarship:

Founded in 1962, The Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation is the nation’s oldest and largest provider of need-based scholarships to military children. For 55 years, we’ve been providing access to affordable education for the children of Marine and Navy Corpsman attending post-high school, under-graduate and career technical education programs.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Applicants must be the child of one of the following:
    • Active duty or reserve U.S. Marine
    • Veteran U.S. Marine who has received an honorable discharge, or who was killed while serving in the U.S. Marine Corps
    • Active duty or reserve U.S. Navy Corpsman who is serving, or has served, with a U.S. Marine unit
    • Veteran U.S. Navy Corpsman who served with a U.S. Marine unit and has received an honorable discharge, or was killed while serving in the U.S. Navy as a Corpsman attached to a Marine unit
  • Maintain a GPA of at least 2.00 (on a 4.00 scale)
  • Have a family adjusted gross income for the 2017 tax year that does not exceed $98,000. (Non-taxable allowances are not included in determining adjusted gross income.)
  • Attend or plan to attend a college or career training school listed on the National Center for Education 

Deadline for application:
TBA
Award Amount:
Varies
Renewal requirements:
Renewal applicants must maintain eligibility and submit a completed application in order to renew their award. Eligible recipients can receive up to 4 paid awards.

MyBioSource Scholarship Program

Description of the scholarship:

MyBioSource is proud to offer a total of $10,000 in scholarships for undergraduate or graduate students who are enrolled in accredited colleges/universities for the Fall 2018 Semester. With these programs we are thrilled to part take in supporting education to students in all regions. The world continues to grow and unfold new developments, trends, and movements in all aspects shaping the overall strength of academics. MyBioSource hopes that with these scholarship programs it will open up the doors and allow the intensity and power of education circulate the minds of students allowing them to change the world one step at a time.

Deadline for application:
TBA
Award Amount:
$1,000
Renewal requirements:
Nonrenewable

Scholarship America's Dream Award

Description of the scholarship:

The Dream Award is Scholarship America’s renewable scholarship program for financially needy students who have overcome barriers and have successfully started their college education. Awards were made to students selected from across the nation who are entering their second year or higher of education beyond high school; the scholarships are both renewable and increase in amount each year. Scholarship America provides Dream Awards ranging from $5,000 to $15,000 based on the individual student’s financial need. Each student’s award will increase by $1,000 each year to help them successfully finish school and earn their degrees.

Deadline for application:
TBA
Award Amount:
$5,000 - $15,000
Renewal requirements:
  • Be studying to obtain an associate's or first bachelor's degree.
  • Have a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale (or its equivalent).
  • Demonstrate financial need.

Rheaply Circular Discovery Scholarship

Description of the scholarship:

The Rheaply Circular Discovery Scholarship welcomes IU undergraduate, graduate student or post-doc students to share their innovative idea for sustainability/circular design.

A circular design idea should do one of the following:

1. Promote reusability
Create new value by enabling your own, as well as other businesses, to reuse materials.

2. Be "evolutionary" in design
Create a product and/or service that can constantly evolve and course correct over time. In other words, it replaces the traditional model of building "finished products" that are harder on the environment.

3. Build influential ideas
A circular design framework should change the mindsets of those around them by developing an idea that promotes use and participation

Deadline for application:

TBA

Award Amount:
$1,000
Renewal requirements:
Nonrenewable