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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View All Current Scholarships

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

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

Icing On The Ring Triumph Over Breast Cancer Scholarship - $1000
Scholarship for Spring term 2015.  Details here.
Application deadline:  November 30, 2014

Auger & Auger Disabled Scholar Award - $1000
This scholarship is for disabled students.  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

Spokeo Connections Scholarship  - $1000
Choose from one of three topics to write about to win this scholarship!  Details here.
Application deadline:  December 10, 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

MHelpDesk Scholarship - $1500
Create a 60 second video for a chance at a $1500 scholarship.  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

American Residential Warranty Scholarship - $1000
Choose from one of three essay topics to write about.  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

Mhelpdesk Video Scholarship - $1500
Are you witty?  Savvy with technology? Broke?  Check this out here.
Application deadline:  December 15, 2014 for Spring 2015 term.

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

The DermMedica Scholarship  - $1500
Share your idea about skincare and modern medicine.  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

MothersFamilyRings.com Scholarship - $500
Fill out and submit a survey regarding Science in school for a chance to win $500!  Details here!
Application deadline:  December 25, 2014

Rock Hound Scholarship - $500
Like rocks?  Check this out here!
Application deadline:  December 25, 2014  (yep, Christmas Day!)

Thermo Scientific Pierce Scholarship - up to $10,000
Offered to students pursuing a major in biology, chemistry, bio-chemistry, or related life-science field.  For Spring 2015 term.  Details here.
Application deadline:  December 29, 2014

Excel Builders Scholarship - $1000
Choose your essay topic from the list offered here to write and submit to win.
Application deadline:  December 30, 2014

Low VA Rates Military College Scholarship - $1250
Are you currently in the military or a child of a parent in the military?  This is for you!  Details here.
Application deadline:  December 31, 2014 for the Winter term of 2015.

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

Healthcare Worker Scholarship - $500
Write a 200-word essay on how choosing a health care career can make a positive difference in your community!  Details here.
Application deadline:  December 31, 2014

HomeInsurance.com Scholarship $1000
Write and submit an essay on one of two topics to win!  Details here.
Application deadlline:  December 31, 2014

HomeOwnersInsurance.com Scholarship - $1000
Write and submit an essay on one of two topics to win!  Details here.
Application deadlline:  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

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

Katz & Phillips, P.A. Ashley Rose Honorary Diabetes Law Student Scholarship - $1000
Do you have diabetes 1 and pursuing a law degree?  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:  January 15, 2015 for Spring term 2015.

Your Journey Ahead Scholarship - $1500
Signal is offering a $1500 scholarship for the winner and a $500 scholarship for the runner up for the 2014-15 school year.  Click HERE for details.
Application deadline:  January 1, 2015

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

Nursing Programs Help Scholarship - $1500
Pursuing a nursing degree?  This is for you!  Details here.
Application deadline:  January 10, 2015

Express Metrix IT Asset Management Scholarship - $5000
Going into IT management? Check this out! Details here.
Application deadline:  January 15, 2015

SoundOut Social Media Scholarship - $1000
SoundOut is offering its first annual social media scholarship to two winning students, each for $1000.  Be one of the first to win!  Details here.
Application deadline:  January 15, 2015

Boling Rice, LLC Scholarship - $1000
Write an essay about how to reduce distracted driving by cellphone users to win this scholarship!  Details here.
Application deadline:  January 15, 2015

Levin Injury Firm Scholarship - $1000
Write an essay on road safety to win this scholarship!  Details here.
Application deadline:  January 31, 2015

Lexington Law Scholarship - $5000
Did you have a bad credit score and fixed it?  Details here.
Application deadline:  February 7, 2015 for the Spring term of 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.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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.

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View Monthly and Quarterly Scholarships

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

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.

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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View Scholarship Search Resources

 

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.

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 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 November 14, 2014