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.

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

NAD Seventh-Day Adventist Hispanic Scholarship
The NAD SDA Hispanic Scholarship is designed to assist with financial aid for full-time Hispanic students. Details here.
Application deadline:  September 28, 2014

Cliffside Malibu Student Scholarships
Cliffside Malibu is offering a range of scholarships for the 2014 school year. Check them out here!
Application deadline: Ongoing

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

MetalArtStudio.com Scholarship $1000
Studying art and dreaming of making it big in the art world?  Get started by checking out this opportunity to win a $1000 scholarship!  Details here.
Application deadline:  August 31, 2014

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.

Grapevine Surveys Scholarship $1000
Grapeine Surveys awards merit-based scholarships for students pursuing higher education with an emphasis in business studies. Details here.
Application deadline:  August 30, 2014

K9 Carts Annual Scholarship - $1000
Love pets and pursuing a veterinary medicine or related field?  Details here.
Application deadline:  August 31, 2014

Lexington Law Scholarships - $10,000
Lexington Law is offering a $10,000 scholarship for the 2014-2015 school year.  Details here.
Application deadline:  August 31, 2014

Barbara Rhomberg Excellence in Nursing Scholarship - $1000
Are you a non-traditional student pursuing a nursing degree?  Details here.
Application deadline:  August 31, 2014

Credit Repair Scholarship - $5000
Write an essay on credit score and win $5000.  Details here.
Application deadline:  August 31, 2014

Future Dentist Scholarship - $500
Going into dentistry?  This is for you!  Details here.
Application deadline:  September 1, 2014

Conversion Digital Marketing Scholarship - $1000
Taking Business, Marketing, Information Technology, or Communications?  This is for you!  Details here.
Application deadline:  September 19, 2014

Law Scholarship for Veterans - $1000
Katz & Phillips, P.A. is offering this scholarship to students who are pursuing a law career and are military veterans.  Details here.
Application deadline:  September 30, 2014

Single Parent Scholarship - $1000
Katz & Phillips, P.A. is offering this scholarship to students pursuing a law degree and are single parents.  Details here.
Application deadline:  September 30, 2014

2014 TakeLessons Scholarship - Up to $5000
Write an essay about earning a living doing what you love most to win a chance at $1000, $2000, or $5000 scholarship!  Details here.
Application deadline:  September 30, 2014

Auger & Auger Disabled Scholar Award - $1000
Have a story to tell about when you were disabled?  Share it and win!  Details here.
Application deadline:  September 30, 2014

Business Community Impact Scholarship - $1000
How has a small business in your community influenced your life?  Details here.
Application deadline:  September 30, 2014

Softwareproviders.com Scholarship - $1000
Write about how software has made life easier for you!  Details here.
Application deadline:  September 30, 2014

Ashley Rose Honorary Diabetes Law Student Scholarship - $1000
Katz & Phillips, P.A. is offering this scholarship to those living with type 1 diabetes.  Check out this scholarship.  Details here.
Application deadline:  September 30, 2014

Visionary Scholarship - $1000
Howell & Christmas, LLC is offering this scholarship to students pursuing a law career.  Details here.
Application deadline:  September 30, 2014

The Bridgat Scholarship
Graduate $6500  Details here.
Undergraduate $4500  Details here.
Application dates:  October 1 thru December 31, 2014

Legal Leaders of Tomorrow Scholarship - $1000
Pursuing a legal relatged undergraduate degree?  This is for you!  Details here.
Application deadline:  October 1, 2014

The Peter Leeds Stock Trading Scholarship - $1000
For enrolled students with interest in finance, economics, and trading stocks.  Details here.
Application deadline:  October 1, 2014

AES Scholarship - $500
Grapevine The consulting firm of AES Engineers is committed to continuing its support of higher education by providing scholarships to deserving students. Details here.
Application deadline: October 6, 2014

HotelsCheap Scholarship - $1500
Win this scholarship!  Details here.
Application deadline:  October 15, 2014

Goldberg & Osborne's Don't Text & Drive Scholarship - $1000
Check this out!  Details here.
Application deadline:  October 15, 2014

The Interior-Deluxe.com Scholarship - $1500
Interior-Deluxe is offering this scholarship for the Fall term of 2014.  Apply now!  Details here.
Application deadline:  October 15, 2014

Jan Ederton and Don Smitley Mesothelioma Scholarship
Win up to $5000 in scholarship for the best essay about mesothelioma.  Details here.
Application deadline:  between Sept 1, 2014 and Oct 7, 2014

Scholarship America & Cash Store Continuing Education -$1000
Apply between September 1 and October 31, 2014.  Details here.

HubShout Internet Marketing Scholarship $1000
Got online marketing passion?  Check out details here.
Application deadline:  November 1, 2014.

Fire Starter Videos Art & Animation Scholarship - $500
For aspiring animator or artist looking for a scholarship!  Details here.
Application deadline:  November 1, 2014

CenturyLinkDeals.com Scholarship - $1500
Share your thoughts on what technology is doing in the classroom!  Details here.
Application deadline:  November 21, 2014

Global English Editing Scholarship - $1500
Like to write?  Click for details here.
Application deadline: November 21, 2014

Steinger, Iscoe & Greene Law Scholarship for Child Advocates - $1000
Are you a child advocate or abuse survivor pursuing a law degree?  Details here.
Application deadline:  November 30, 2014

Print Detective Design a Shirt Scholarship - $500
Design a t-shirt and win a chance at $500. Details here.
Application deadine:  December 1, 2014

Foreclosure.com Scholarships - $1000-$5000
Foreclosure.com is offering five scholarships, you could win one!  Details here.
Application deadline:  December 15, 2014

Hartford Technology Rental Scholarship - $1000
Engaged in the study of Information Technology wth a focus on mobile technology application writing? This is for you!  Details here.
Application deadline:  November 30, 2014

Look Twice, Save a Life Scholarship - $1000
Ride a motorcycle?  Check details here.
Application deadline:  December 1, 2014

Rosenfeld Injury Lawyers' Single Mother Scholarship - $1000
Are you a single mother going back to school?  Check these details here!
Application deadline:  December 5, 2014

Senior Planning Social Work & Eldercare Award - Up to $900
Committed to the community in regards to healthcare and social assistance?  Apply!!  Details here.
Application deadline:  December 12, 2014

AT&T Internet and Education Scholarship - $1000
Create an infographic showing how stuents utilize social media in and out of the classroom.  More details here.
Application deadline: December 15, 2014

Cyberbullying Awareness Scholarship - $1000
Like creating posters?  This is for you!  Details here.
Application deadline:  December 15, 2014

UsBundles.com The Future of Google - $1000
Write about what Google will look like in 10 years to win $1000 scholarship.  Details here.
Application deadline:  December 15, 2014

CenturyLink Google Fiber Scholarship - $1000
Write about if and why we need access to gigabit internet speed to win $1000 scholarship!  Details here.
Application deadline:  December 15, 2014

Job-Applications.com Working Parent College Scholarship - $1000
Are you a working parent currently in college?  This scholarship could be for you!  Details here.
Application deadline:  December 19, 2014

BrokerFish 2015 Scholarship - $1000
Write an essay to win this scholarship!  Details here.
Application deadline: December 21, 2014

eJobApplications-Annual College Student of America Scholarship - $1000
Scroll to the bottom of this link and click on United States Scholarship to apply.
Application deadline:  December 20, 2014

SeniorAdvisor.com In-Home Care Innovation Scholarship - $1500
Write and submit an essay on one of three topics to win!  Details here.
Application deadline:  December 31, 2014

Dietspotlight.com Scholarship  - Up to $3000
Write a great essay and win either $3000 or $1000.  Details here.
Application deadline:  December 31, 2014

Best Price Nutrition & Health Scholarship $1000
Fill out a survey regarding your health and fitness goals in life.  Details here.
Application deadline:  December 31, 2014

Imin.com College Scholarship - $1000
Do coupons influence your purchasing decisions...why or why not?  Details here.
Application deadline:  December 31, 2014

Home Alarms Educational Scholarship - $500
Home alarms important to you?  Details here.
Application deadline:  December 31, 2014

ACLS Recertification Healthcare Training Scholarship - $2000
Write an essay about life-saving techniques!  Details here.
Application deadline:  December 31, 2014

ACLS Medical Training Scholarship - $1000
Write an essay to win an opportunity for $1000 scholarship!  Details here.
Application deadline:  December 31, 2014

Smith Monitoring Scholarship - $1000
Smith Monitoring is looking to offer WWU students a $1000 scholarship for the 2015-16 school year.  Details here.
Application deadline:  December 31, 2014

Movers Corp Scholarship - $500
Share your moving stories for a chance to win $500 scholarship from Movers Corp!  Details here.
Application deadline:  September 15, 214 - January 15, 2015 for Spring term 2015.

Miller Law Offices Over 50 Scholarship - $1000
Are you over 50 and going to school?  Details here.
Application deadline:  January 1, 2015

Express Metrix IT Asset Management Scholarship - $5000
Going into IT management? Check this out! Details here.
Application deadline:  January 15, 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

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

RNtoBSNOnlineProgram.com Scholarship - $500
For the Fall of 2015 students pursuing a nursing degree.  Details here.
Application deadline:  July 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 2013-14 school year. Details here

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.

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

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View Scholarship Search Resources

 

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/.

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

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 the 2013-14 school year. For more information, visit www.studentscholarships.org

ScholarshipGuidance.com 
Scholarship Guidance lists a variety of scholarships for the 2013-14 school year. 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 August 25, 2014