Outside Scholarships

The Outside scholarship Sheet is updated monthly and is accessible on the WWU campus. The scholarships are listed by order of deadline date. For more information on any of the scholarships listed, or to pick up an application, please stop by Student Financial Services located in CTC 307 or call (509) 527-2815

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Current scholarships are updated monthly and are ordered by date from those ending soonest.

College Success Foundation WA State Opportunity Scholarship - Up to $22,500
Pursuing science, technology, engineering, math, or health care?  Must be WA state resident!  This is for the 2015-16 school year.  Details here!
Application opens between:  January 5, 2015 - March 2, 2015

College Success Foundation Leadership 1000 Scholarship - Up to $20,000
Must be WA state resident.  Eligibility for scholarship details here.
Application opens between January 12, 2015 - March 9, 2015

College Success Foundation Governors' Scholarship for Foster Youth - Up to $20,000
Must be WA state resident.  Eligibility for scholarship details here.
Application opens between January 12, 2015 - March 9, 2015

Buick Achiever's Scholarship - Up to $25,000
Pursuing a degree in science, technology, engineering or math?  This scholarship will be offered to 50 students, renewable for 4 years.  This could be yours!  Details here.
Application deadline:  February 27, 2015

CreditRepair.com Scholarship - $500 to $3000
Is your credit score important?  Details here.
Application deadline:  February 28, 2015 for the Spring term of 2015.

I Heart My School Scholarship - $500
Share why you love your school to win a $500 scholarship!  Details here.
Application deadline:  February 28, 2015

Noodle.com Scholarship Sweepstakes - $1000
Register at Noodle.com to enter the sweepstakes!  Details here!
Application deadline:  February 28, 2015

Digicert WiFi Security Scholarship - $1000
Do you know how to keep your devices secure using wifi?  Share with others and win this scholarship!  Details here.
Application deadline:  March 1, 2015

Digicert Internet-of-Things Scholarship - $1000
Share how you are going to keep all of your connected devices secure as the internet evolves.  Details here.
Application deadline:  March 1, 2015

Digicert Internet Security Scholarship - $1000
Write about where you see internet security in five years and win this scholarship.  Details here.
Application deadline:  March 1, 2015

Digital Third Coast's Digital Marketing Scholarship - $500
If you know what SEO, SEM, and PPC mean in the world of digital marketing, this is for you!  Details here.
Application deadline:  March 1, 2015 for the Spring 2015 term

College Success Foundation WA State Opportunity Scholarship - Up to $22,500
Pursuing science, technology, engineering, math, or health care?  Must be WA state resident!  This is for the 2015-16 school year.  Details here!
Application deadline:  March 2, 2015

College Success Foundation Leadership 1000 Scholarship - Up to $20,000
Must be WA state resident.  Eligibility for scholarship details here.
Application deadline:  March 9, 2015

College Success Foundation Governors' Scholarship for Foster Youth - Up to $20,000
Must be WA state resident.  Eligibility for scholarship details here.
Application deadline:  March 9, 2015

Uber Partner Driver Scholarship - $2500
The Seattle Office of Uber Technologies is offering ten $2500 scholarships. Apply here!
Application deadline:  March 9, 2015

Wellcentive Annual Medical Scholarship for Veterans - $1000
Are you a veteran pursuing a Doctor of Medicine degree?  This is for you!  Details here.
Application deadline:  March 15, 2015

Remote DBA Scholarship - $3500
Pursuing computer science or computer engineering?  Details here.
Application deadline:  March 15, 2015

Pointe Pest Control Scholarship - $750
Need $750 for your education and maintaining at least a 3.0 GPA?  Check this out here!
Application deadline:  March 31, 2015

TLMI Scholarships - from $1000 to $5000
TLMI offers a number of scholarships for the 2015-16 school year.  Details here.
Application deadline:  March 31, 2015

Learn.org Academic Scholarships - between $500-$1000
Pursuing a degree in nursing & medical assisting, art & design, computer technology & information systems, social sciences, business, communications & journalism, information systems & technology management, psychology & counseling, and education & teaching?  Information here.
Application deadline:  April 1, 2015

A Place for Mom's Senior Care Innovation Scholarship - $1000
Pursuing a degree in gerontology, medicine, nursing, social work, sociology, or related fields?  This is for you!  Details here.
Application deadline:  April 15, 2015

Robert B McMillen Foundation Art Scholarship - up to $25,000
Pursuing an art degree?  Read all the details here to qualify.
Financial Aid Worksheet deadline:  April 30, 2015

Dr. Alma S. Adams Scholarship - $5000
Pursuing a Public Health, Communications, Social Work, Education, or Liberal Arts degree?  Check out this scholarship here!
Application deadline:  April 30, 2015

2015 Grasshopper Entrepeneur Scholarship - $5000
Do you dream about being an entrepeneur?  Check this out here!
Application deadline:  April 30, 2015

Annuity.org Scholarship - $2000
What would you do with your lottery winnings if you won the lottery?  This scholarship could be for you.  Details here.
Application deadline:  May 1, 2015

Dickson Law Group Scholarship - $1000
Enter a video essay contest for a chance to win $1000 scholarship.  Details here.
Application deadline:  May 15, 2015

Mometrix College Scholarships - up to $5000
Think you have great test preparation practices?  Share and you could win a $5000 scholarship!  Details here.
Application deadline:  May 22, 2015

Blaze WiFi for Rural Students Scholarship - $500
Write a blog about your life experience in the city or the country.  Details here.
Application deadline:  June 1, 2015

Exede Future of the Internet Scholarship - $500
What does the future of the internet hold for you?  Details here.
Application deadline:  June 1, 2015

Chicago Injury Center Disabled Veteran's Scholarship - Up to $1000
Are you a disabled veteran pursuing a degree?  This scholarship is for you!
Details here.
Application deadline:  June 1, 2015

Thomas Loeb, MD Scholarship - up to $1000
Create a graphic on self-esteem.  Go here and scroll down the web page to the section titled “Thomas Loeb, MD Scholarship” for instructions on applying.
Application deadline:  June 30, 2015

Axol Science Scholarship - $2000
Offered to students pursuing any life science related degree program.  Details here.
Application deadline:  June 30, 2015

Reiff and Bily Legal Scholarship 2015 - $1000
Going into the legal career?  Get a head start now!  Details here.
Application deadline: July 1, 2015

Safe Driver Scholarship - $1000
Are you a safe driver? Details here.
Application deadline:  July 10, 2015

Doctor On Demand Scholarship - $5000
Pursuing studies in a health related field?  Check this out here.
Application deadline:  July 31, 2015

EverSpark Interactive JJ Hennessey Honorary Epilepsy Scholarship - $1000
Do you suffer from epilepsy?  Check out this scholarship here!
Application deadline:  July 31, 2015

Avonte Oquendo Memorial Scholarship for Autism - $1000
Do you or a loved live with autism?  Check out this scholarship!  Details here.
Application deadline:  July 31, 2015

RNtoBSNOnlineProgram.com Scholarship - $500
For the Fall of 2015 students pursuing a nursing degree.  Details here.
Application deadline:  July 31, 2015

The Tix Team 2014 Law Scholarship - $1000
Are you a military veteran pursuing a law degree?  Details here.
Application deadline:  July 31, 2015

Katz & Phillips Single-Parent Scholarship - $1000
Are you a single parent pursuing a law Scholarship degree?  Details here.
Application deadline:  July 31, 2015

A Better Chicago - $2000
Provide the winning essay to the question "In an ideal world, what new creation would you contribute to Chicago's physical and/or cultural landscape?"  More details here.
Application deadline: August 1, 2015

PlushBeds Green/Environmental Scholarships - $1000
Write an essay on 'How One Person Can Make a Difference for the Environment'.  Details here.
Application deadline:  August 15, 2015

Lexington Law Scholarship - $5000
Did you have a bad credit score and fixed it?  Details here.
Application deadline:  August 31, 2015 for the Fall term of 2015.

CreditRepair.com Scholarship - $500 to $3000
Is your credit score important?  Details here.
Application deadline:  August 31, 2015 for the Fall term of 2015.

Ignite AG Customer Advisory Board Scholarship - $1000
Pursuing a Business/Marketing career?  Check this out here!
Application deadline:  October 1, 2015

The Peter Leeds Stock Trading Scholarship - $1000
Does finance or economics interest you?  This scholarship is for you!  Details here.
Application deadline:  October 1, 2015

I Heart My School Scholarship - $500
Share why you love your school to win a $500 scholarship!  Details here.
Application deadline:  October 31, 2015

TicketCity Annual College Scholarship Program - $3000
Love sports?  Need money for college?  Details here.
Application deadline:  November 11, 2015

CustomerBloom Scholarship - $1000
Have creative marketing ideas?  Share through a video and win!  Details here.
Application deadline:  November 28, 2015

PlushBeds Green/Environmental Scholarships - $1000
Write an essay on 'How One Person Can Make a Difference for the Environment'.  Details here.
Application deadline:  December 15, 2015

Flosum Scholarship - $750
Pursuing a degree in computer science or related field?  Details here.
Application deadline:  December 15, 2015

The Expert Institute Annual Healthcare and Life Sciences Scholarship - $1000
Pursuing a healthcare or life sciences degree?  Check this out here!
Application deadline:  December 31, 2015

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Get Prepped LSAT Prep Scholarship
The Get Prepped LSAT scholarship is available to students taking LSAT who wish to take LSAT prep classes or LSAT tutoring courses.  One or more grants of $1000 are awarded twice yearly.  Details here

Varsity Tutors Monthly Scholarship - $1000
Varsity Tutors offers a monthly $1000 college scholarship to students who write the best essay in response to a monthly prompt.  Details here

DegreedUp.org Scholarship - $1250 
Every month for the next 12 months, you can apply for a $1250 scholarship as long as you have been accepted to or attending college. Monthly deadline is on the 27th of each month.  Details here.

Education-Portal Monthly Scholarship - $1000
Education-Portal is now offering a monthly $1000 scholarship for the 2015-16 school year. Details here

HubShout Scholarship - $1000
Are you a business or marketing major involving online marketing?  Two scholarships awarded per year.  Details here!
Deadlines are:  March 1 and November 1

PatioFurnitureCovers.com Armed Forces Veterans Scholarship - $500
Are you an armed forces veteran?  Check this out here!
Application deadline:  January 1 each year

Sussle.org Scholarship - $1000
Contribute your knowledge to help others and you might win a $1000 scholarship. Details here.
Application deadline last day of each month.

SoftwareProviders.com Scholarship - $1000
$1000 scholarship awarded quarterly!  Details here!
Application deadlines are:  January 15, April 15, July 15, and October 15.

Campus Explorer Monthly Giveaway Scholarship - $1000
Check out the link to Campus Explorer for a chance to win a $1,000 scholarship each month. Details here

Sallie Mae Monthly Scholarship - $1000
Register to win a $1000 scholarship from Sallie Mae! Details here

Frank & Lulu Saunders Scholarship
Are you a member of the Dakota Conference of Seventh-day Adventists?  This is for you!  Details here.

Northwest Grain Growers Scholarship
Three 4-year scholarships in the amount of $1000 per year will be awarded to a graduate or graduating senior from a high school in the Walla Walla Valley. The scholarship is open to members, children of members or children of employees of Northwest Grain Growers, Inc. Scholarships will be based on merit, not financial need. College students must maintain a 2.75 GPA and be enrolled full time as defined by the college or university, to continue to receive the scholarship. College students will receive the scholarship until they graduate or a maximum of four years.  Prior recipients of our $500 scholarship are eligible to apply. At Large candidates in high school or currently in college are limited to one scholarship per year unless there are no other applicants from a high school in the Walla Walla Valley.  Students currently enrolled in college who graduated from one a high school in the Walla Walla Valley will also be entitled to apply for this scholarship.
Requirements: A cover letter requesting the scholarship with the following attached:
1. Copy of high school or college transcript.
2. A brief biography including student activities, work history, community service and educational goals.
3. An essay of 500-1000 words on any subject.
4. Two written recommendations, one from a teacher an done from a non-family adult. Letters of recommendation shall be submitted in sealed envelopes and mailed directly to Northwest Grain Growers, Inc., Scholarship Committee, P O Box 310, Walla Walla, WA 99362 by the person writing the recommendation.
Please submit the above, postmarked no later than July 1st of each year, to the following address:
Northwest Grain Growers, Inc.
Scholarship Committe
P O Box 310
Walla Walla, WA 99362-0210

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Financial Aid Scholarships for Disabled Students
Click here for a list of scholarships and information guide for students with disabilities.  Scholarship awards vary, depending on the particular program.

College Success Foundation
Are you a Washington state resident?  Need help with finding scholarships or filling out financial aid applications?  Get an early start here!  www.collegesuccessfoundation.org/wa/supports-and-scholarships

DegreeDirectory.org Bachelor Degree and Master Degree Scholarship Programs
DegreeDirectory.org offers a number of scholarships.  Check out their website for their latest scholarship offerings at www.degreedirectory.org

FastWeb
FastWeb is recommended by 15,500 high schools and 3,500 colleges, FastWeb is the nation's largest, most accurate, and most frequently updated scholarship database online. You can do customized searches of over $3 billion in scholarships. Visit their website at www.fastweb.com

Affordable Colleges Online
Affordable Colleges Foundation offers a comprehensive, no-cost guidebook for students to understand the financial aid processes and opportunities.  Check out their website here:  www.affordablecollegesonline.org/financial-aid/financial-aid-for-online-colleges.

College Resource Network
Check out scholarship opportunities at the easy to use free scholarship search engine. Visit their website at www.collegeresourcenetwork.com.

GoCollege.com
GoCollege.com offers free content to helpyou understand, find, and apply for more scholarship opportunities.  "Finding College Scholarships" can be found at www.gocollege.com/goscholarshipsearch/
A new scholarship offered right now at GoCollege.com is the Abacus Scholarship: Every Student Counts.  Check it out at www.gocollege.com/abacus

Northwest Dollars for Scholars
Dollars for Scholars is a volunteer driven national network of more than 1,200 community based scholarship foundations serving nearly 4,000 communities across the United State in support of local students. View their website at www.scholarshipamerica.org

Ultrasound Scholarships
Check out the list of scholarships for an ultrasound technician degree available from UltrasoundSchoolsGuide.com.  View their website at www.ultrasoundschoolsguide.com/scholarships/.

Campus Discovery Scholarships
CampusDiscovery.com has been helping parents and students find scholarships and free college money since 2001. We constantly update our database of college scholarships and grad school scholarships to provide accurate and timely scholarship information. View their website at www.campusdiscovery.com/

ScholarshipExperts.com Scholarship Resource
Check out ScholarshipExperts.com for various scholarships offered.  View their website at www.scholarshipexperts.com.

An Outstanding Free Publication.
Take the time now to call the following toll free number to have a free publication called "Paying for College" mailed to your home. This publication, produced by the Northwest Education Loan Association (NELA), provides a comprehensive guide on applying for financial aid. It also provides occupational information, sample college costs and provides a financial need worksheet.  Call them at 1-800-979-4441.

Scholarships.com 
Scholarship.com website offers a wealth of information and guidance to college students who are looking for available scholarships and loans. For more information, go to www.scholarships.com

Visit theWashBoard.org!
Search and apply for verified scholarships that are specific to your academic interests, college or university, or other criteria. Check it out at www.thewashboard.org.

NursesLink Nursing Student Scholarship
NursesLink.org is offering a variety of scholarships for those pursuing nursing degrees as well as non-nursing degrees.  Check these out at nurseslink.org

CounselingDegree.org Scholarship Search
Pursuing, or interested in, a counseling degree and need financial resources.  Check out scholarship opportunities at www.counselingdegree.org/Scholarships

Free Scholarship Search
Search through hundreds of scholarships online. View the website at www.college-scholarships.com

StudentScholarships.org
StudentsScholarships.org lists a variety of scholarships. For more information, visit www.studentscholarships.org

ScholarshipGuidance.com 
Scholarship Guidance lists a variety of scholarships. For more information, visit scholarshipguidane.com

Scholarship FundScholarship Fund
Scholarship program awards $2,000 three times annually.

Hispanic ScholarshipsHispanic Scholarships
Scholarships for Hispanic students, $2,000 awarded 3 times per year.

Minority ScholarshipsMinority Scholarships
Scholarships for diversity grads and undergrads with 3 annual prizes.

 

 

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Last update on February 23, 2015