Outside Scholarships

It is important that students research outside sources of financial aid whether it be civic organizations, corporations, or within their high school. Many times seeking application and details regarding these sources is just a phone call away! Please be sensitive to deadlines for each application as well as additional paperwork that may be required. The websites listed below give a snapshot of requirements, contact information, and scholarship amounts. To receive more information please click on the links. Although these sites are safe and secure, we ask that students be wary of sharing any personal information on sites that are not recommended.

The Office of Financial Assistance recommends the following scholarship search websites:

Outside scholarships available to SHU students:

 

No Deadline

Army ROTC


CompareCards Scholarship

  • $2,500 Award
  • Monthly

Requirements

  • Must be college-bound or a current college student
  • Answer trivia questions
  • More information

DAR Scholarships

  • Several scholarships available
  • Awarded to students showing dedication to the pursuit of degrees in diverse disciplines including history, law, nursing, and education
  • More Information

James "Rhio" O'Connor Memorial Scholarship Fund

  • $1,000 Award
  • Awarded monthly, ten times per year

Requirements


MetroWest Health Foundation Scholarship

  • $2,000 Award

Requirements

  • Available to students in nursing and medical/clinical programs
  • Demonstrate financial need
  • Submit essay and letter of recommendation
  • More information

StudentScholarships.org 


Varsity Tutors College Scholarship

February Deadline

Buick Achievers Scholarship Program

  • Various Awards
  • Apply by February 29, 2016

Requirements

  • Must be majoring in engineering, technology or design related field and have an interest in the automotive industry
  • More information 

Columbus Citizens Foundation (CCF) College Scholarship Program 

  • Four-year scholarship 
  • Apply by February 15, 2016

Requirements

  • Available to high school seniors who will enter college as freshmen in Fall 2016 
  • Must be of at least 25% Italian Heritage
  • Must demonstrate financial need
  • Minimum GPA of 3.0
  • More information 

The PayScale Scholarship: Women in STEM

  • $2,000 Award
  • Apply by February 29, 2016

Requirements

  • Applicant must be a female student pursuing a degree in science, technology, engineering or math
  • Submit 300-500 word essay
  • More information

Wells Fargo Veterans Scholarship Program

  • Variable Award
  • Apply by February 29, 2016

Requirements

  • More Information here

The Yale University Women's Organization Scholarships

  • Various awards
  • Apply by February 15, 2016

Requirements

  • Available to applicants whose formal education has been interrupted or delayed and who wish to resume their studies or enhance their careers
  • More information 

March Deadline

All for Mailers Student Scholarship

  • $1,000 Award
  • Apply by March 15, 2016

Requirement


The American Association of University Women Bridgeport Area Branch Scholarships

  • Various Awards
  • Apply by March 30, 2016

Requirements

  • Applicant must be a female resident of one of the following towns for at least two years: Bridgeport, Easton, Fairfield, Monroe, Newtown, Shelton, Stratford, or Trumbull 
  • Applicant must have completed at least 30 credits by June 2016 and plan to continue their education in the 2016-2017 academic year
  • More information 

A Neumann & Associates, LLC Annual Business Scholarship Program

  • $1,000 Award
  • Apply by March 15, 2016

Requirements

  • Must have minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0
  • Submit 500-word essay on “What it Takes to be Successful in Business”
  • Must have taken or be registered for at least 3 business classes 
  • More information

Angela DiPietro Women in Business Scholarship 

  • $500 Award
  • Apply by March 1, 2016

Requirements

  • Applicant must be female
  • Applicant must show interest in business or entrepreneurship
  • 3.0 minimum GPA
  • Must submit 500-word essay
  • More information 

April Cockerham DREAM Act Scholarship

  • $500 Award
  • Apply by March 1, 2016

Requirements

  • Must have minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0
  • Must submit resume and academic transcript
  • Must submit 700-word essay 
  • More information 

Coupons.com Scholarship Fund

  • $5,000 Award
  • Apply by March 31, 2016

Requirements


Edward Tayter Outstanding Citizen Scholarship

  • $500 Award
  • Apply by March 1, 2016

Requirements

  • Must have minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0
  • Must submit academic transcript, resume and letter of recommendation
  • Must submit 500-word essay
  • More information

Frame My Future Scholarship Contest 2016

  • $1,000 Award
  • Apply by March 8, 2016

Requirements

  • Applicant must be a legal U.S. resident
  • Applicant must submit an original, digital creation showing how you frame your future (photograph, collage, poem, painting, short essay, etc.) 
  • More information 

GreenPal Business Scholarship

  • $1,000 Award
  • Apply by March 1, 2016

Requirements

  • Applicant must be currently enrolled in a college of business with a minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Applicant must demonstrate high ambition and desire to be a business owner or entrepreneur
  • Applicant must have a declared major or minor in Finance, Business or Economics
  • Must submit 500-1,000 word essay
  • More information 

Michael Kiely Strong Roots Scholarship

  • $500 Award
  • Apply by March 1, 2016

Requirements

  • Applicant must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0
  • Applicant must submit a 500-word essay
  • More information

Seth Okin Good Deeds Scholarship

  • $500 Award
  • Apply by March 1, 2016

Requirements

  • Applicant must have minimum GPA of 3.0
  • Applicant must submit resume and academic transcript
  • Applicant must submit 500-word essay
  • More information 

Sikorsky Credit Union Scholarship

  • $1,000 Award
  • Apply by March 31, 2016

Requirements

  • Applicant must be a high school senior who will graduate in the Spring of 2016
  • Applicant must be an existing member of Sikorsky Credit Union (or become one prior to February 29, 2016)
  • Applicant must have plans to further their education
  • More information 

Soliant's Sunrise Scholarship 

  • $1,000 Award
  • Apply by March 1, 2016

Requirements

  • Must have minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0
  • Must have taken ACT or SAT test
  • Must submit essay
  • More information 

Steve Duckett Local Conservation Scholarship

  • $500 Award
  • Apply by March 1, 2016

Requirements

  • Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0
  • Submit an updated resume
  • Submit a 500-word essay
  • Submit official transcript
  • More information

Tatiana Mendez Future Resources Scholarship

  • $500 Award
  • Apply by March 1, 2016

Requirements

  • Must have minimum cumulative GPA 3.0
  • Must submit academic transcript and resume
  • Must submit 500-word essay
  • More information 

Thomas Soldan Healthy Communities Scholarship

  • $500 Award
  • Apply by March 1, 2016

Requirements

  • Must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0
  • Must submit a 500-word personal statement
  • More information 

April Deadline

A Place for Mom Annual Senior Care Scholarship

  • $1,000 Award
  • Apply by April 15, 2016

Requirements


Bay Alarm Medical Scholarship

  • Various Awards
  • Apply by April 22, 2016

Requirements

  • Applicant must be a volunteer or caregiver for the elderly
  • Submit 500-1,000 essay about working with the elderly
  • More information 

The Clements Law Biannual College Scholarship Essay Contest

  • $1,000 Award
  • Apply by April 11, 2016

Requirements


Medals of America Scholarship 

  • $1,000 Award
  • Apply by April 16, 2016

Requirements

  • Applicant must be a student in political science, history, or related field
  • More information 

Michigan Injury Lawyers Bi-Yearly College Scholarship

  • $500 Award
  • Apply by April 15, 2016

Requirements


New England Employee Benefits Council Scholarships

  • Awards vary from $1,000-$3,000
  • Apply by April 1, 2016

Requirements

  • Applicant must have minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0
  • Applicant must demonstrate an interest in a career in the employee benefits field through coursework or work experience
  • Applicant must submit official academic transcript, resume, and two references
  • Applicant must submit essay
  • More information    

Teachers Make Teachers Scholarship

  • $1,000 Award
  • Apply by April 30, 2016

Requirements

  • Must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0
  • Must submit a 300-word essay about the teacher and/or event that inspired you to seek a degree in teaching
  • More information 

Waterlogic's Clean Water Scholarship

  • $1,500 Award
  • Apply by April 30, 2016

Requirements

May Deadline 

AED Superstore College Scholarship

  • $1,000 Award
  • Apply by May 31, 2016

Requirements


B. Davis Scholarship 

  • $1,000 Award
  • Apply by May 23, 2016

Requirements


Buford & Gonzalez Criminal Defense Scholarship 

  • $2,000 Award
  • Apply by May 31, 2016

Requirements


Corporation Service Company Scholarship

  • $1,000 Award
  • Apply by May 31, 2016

Requirements

  • Submit 500-word essay and 15-second Twitter video on given topic
  • More information 

Crown and Caliber Entrepreneur's Scholarship

  • $1,000 Award
  • Apply by May 31, 2016

Requirements


Golden Asp College Scholarship Essay Contest

  • $1,000 Award
  • Apply by May 31, 2016

Requirements

  • Submit 1,000-word essay on: What does feminism means to you? How, in your opinion, has or hasn't the definition of feminism evolved? Do you consider yourself a feminist - why or why not?
  • More information

Milton Fisher Scholarship for Innovation and Creativity 

  • Up to $20,000 Award
  • Apply by May 3, 2016

Requirements

  • Applicant must be a resident in Connecticut or the New York Metropolitan area OR be a student at a place of higher education in Connecticut or within the New York Metropolitan area
  • Must submit essay, letter(s) of recommendation and other application documents
  • More information 

NSI Technology Scholarship

  • $500 Award
  • Apply by May 31, 2016

Requirements

  • Student must be majoring in Information Systems, Information Technology, Computer Science or Engineering
  • Must submit essay (500 words max) 
  • More information 

The Nursing Education Scholarship

  • $1,000 Award
  • Apply by May 17, 2016

Requirements

  • Must be enrolled in a nursing or medical program
  • Must submit 500-1,000 word essay
  • More information 

PicMonkey College Scholarship

  • $1,000 Award
  • Apply by May 31, 2016

Requirements

  • Applicant must be a freshman
  • Must take survey
  • Must submit favorite photo and write 250-500 word story behind the photo
  • More information 

Sunoco Rewards Creative Design Scholarship 

  • $1,000 Award
  • Apply by May 31, 2016

Requirements


Sunoco Rewards Digital Marketing Scholarship

  • $1,000 Award
  • Apply by May 31, 2016

Requirements

  • Create a digital marketing campaign that could be used for Sunoco Racing 
  • More information 

 

No Deadline

Part-Time Student Scholarships

        Check for latest Update: University College, 203-371-7830


Army ROTC


CompareCards Scholarship

  • $2,500 Award
  • Monthly

Requirements

  • Must be college-bound or a current college student
  • Answer trivia questions
  • More information

DAR Scholarships

  • Several scholarships available
  • Awarded to students showing dedication to the pursuit of degrees in diverse disciplines including history, law, nursing, and education
  • More Information

James "Rhio" O'Connor Memorial Scholarship Fund

  • $1,000 Award
  • Awarded monthly, ten times per year

Requirements


MetroWest Health Foundation Scholarship

  • $2,000 Award

Requirements

  • Available to students in nursing and medical/clinical programs
  • Demonstrate financial need
  • Submit essay and letter of recommendation
  • More information

StudentScholarships.org


Varsity Tutors College Scholarship

February Deadline

Columbus Citizens Foundation (CCF) College Scholarship Program 

  • Four-year scholarship 
  • Apply by February 15, 2016

Requirements

  • Available to high school seniors who will enter college as freshmen in Fall 2016 
  • Must be of at least 25% Italian Heritage
  • Must demonstrate financial need
  • Minimum GPA of 3.0
  • More information 

The PayScale Scholarship: Women in STEM

  • $2,000 Award
  • Apply by February 29, 2016

Requirements

  • Applicant must be a female student pursuing a degree in science, technology, engineering or math
  • Submit 300-500 word essay
  • More information

Wells Fargo Veterans Scholarship

  • Various awards
  • Apply by February 29, 2016

Requirements


The Yale University Women's Organization Scholarships

  • Various awards
  • Apply by February 15, 2016

Requirements

  • Available to applicants whose formal education has been interrupted or delayed and who wish to resume their studies or enhance their careers
  • More information 

March Deadline

 All for Mailers Student Scholarship

  • $1,000 Award
  • Apply by March 15, 2016

Requirement


 The American Association of University Women Bridgeport Area Branch Scholarships 

  • Various Awards
  • Apply by March 30, 2016

Requirements

  • Applicant must be a female resident of one of the following towns for at least two years: Bridgeport, Easton, Fairfield, Monroe, Newtown, Shelton, Stratford, or Trumbull 
  • Applicant must have completed at least 30 credits by June 2016 and plan to continue their education in the 2016-2017 academic year
  • More information 

Angela DiPietro Women in Business Scholarship 

  • $500 Award
  • Apply by March 1, 2016

Requirements

  • Applicant must be female
  • Applicant must show interest in business or entrepreneurship
  • 3.0 minimum GPA
  • Must submit 500-word essay
  • More information 

April Cockerham DREAM Act Scholarship

  • $500 Award
  • Apply by March 1, 2016

Requirements

  • Must have minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0
  • Must submit resume and academic transcript
  • Must submit 700-word essay 
  • More information 

Coupons.com Scholarship Fund

  • $5,000 Award
  • Apply by March 31, 2016

Requirements


Edward Tayter Outstanding Citizen Scholarship

  • $500 Award
  • Apply by March 1, 2016

Requirements

  • Must have minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0
  • Must submit academic transcript, resume and letter of recommendation
  • Must submit 500-word essay
  • More information

GreenPal Business Scholarship

  • $1,000 Award
  • Apply by March 1, 2016

Requirements

  • Applicant must be currently enrolled in a college of business with a minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Applicant must demonstrate high ambition and desire to be a business owner or entrepreneur
  • Applicant must have a declared major or minor in Finance, Business or Economics
  • Must submit 500-1,000 word essay
  • More information 

Michael Kiely Strong Roots Scholarship

  • $500 Award
  • Apply by March 1, 2016

Requirements

  • Applicant must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0
  • Applicant must submit a 500-word essay
  • More information

Seth Okin Good Deeds Scholarship

  • $500 Award
  • Apply by March 1, 2016

Requirements

  • Applicant must have minimum GPA of 3.0
  • Applicant must submit resume and academic transcript
  • Applicant must submit 500-word essay
  • More information 

Sikorsky Credit Union Scholarship

  • $1,000 Award
  • Apply by March 31, 2016

Requirements

  • Applicant must be a high school senior who will graduate in the Spring of 2016
  • Applicant must be an existing member of Sikorsky Credit Union (or become one prior to February 29, 2016)
  • Applicant must have plans to further their education
  • More information 

Soliant's Sunrise Scholarship 

  • $1,000 Award
  • Apply by March 1, 2016

Requirements

  • Must have minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0
  • Must have taken ACT or SAT test
  • Must submit essay
  • More information 

Steve Duckett Local Conservation Scholarship

  • $500 Award
  • Apply by March 1, 2016

Requirements

  • Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0
  • Submit an updated resume
  • Submit a 500-word essay
  • Submit official transcript
  • More information

Tatiana Mendez Future Resources Scholarship

  • $500 Award
  • Apply by March 1, 2016

Requirements

  • Must have minimum cumulative GPA 3.0
  • Must submit academic transcript and resume
  • Must submit 500-word essay
  • More information 

Thomas Soldan Healthy Communities Scholarship

  • $500 Award
  • Apply by March 1, 2016

Requirements

  • Must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0
  • Must submit a 500-word personal statement
  • More information 

April Deadline

A Place for Mom Annual Senior Care Scholarship

  • $1,000 Award
  • Apply by April 15, 2016

Requirements


Bay Alarm Medical Scholarship

  • Various Awards
  • Apply by April 22, 2016

Requirements

  • Applicant must be a volunteer or caregiver for the elderly
  • Submit 500-1,000 essay about working with the elderly
  • More information 

The Clements Law Biannual College Scholarship Essay Contest

  • $1,000 Award
  • Apply by April 11, 2016

Requirements


Michigan Injury Lawyers Bi-Yearly College Scholarship

  • $500 Award
  • Apply by April 15, 2016

Requirements


Teachers Make Teachers Scholarship

  • $1,000 Award
  • Apply by April 30, 2016

Requirements

  • Must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0
  • Must submit a 300-word essay about the teacher and/or event that inspired you to seek a degree in teaching
  • More information 

Waterlogic's Clean Water Scholarship

  • $1,500 Award
  • Apply by April 30, 2016

Requirements

May Deadline 

AED Superstore College Scholarship

  • $1,000 Award
  • Apply by May 31, 2016

Requirements


B. Davis Scholarship 

  • $1,000 Award
  • Apply by May 23, 2016

Requirements


Buford & Gonzalez Criminal Defense Scholarship 

  • $2,000 Award
  • Apply by May 31, 2016

Requirements


Corporation Service Company Scholarship

  • $1,000 Award
  • Apply by May 31, 2016

Requirements

  • Submit 500-word essay and 15-second Twitter video on given topic
  • More information 

Crown and Caliber Entrepreneur's Scholarship

  • $1,000 Award
  • Apply by May 31, 2016

Requirements


Milton Fisher Scholarship for Innovation and Creativity 

  • Up to $20,000 Award
  • Apply by May 3, 2016

Requirements

  • Applicant must be a resident in Connecticut or the New York Metropolitan area OR be a student at a place of higher education in Connecticut or within the New York Metropolitan area
  • Must submit essay, letter(s) of recommendation and other application documents
  • More information 

NSI Technology Scholarship

  • $500 Award
  • Apply by May 31, 2016

Requirements

  • Student must be majoring in Information Systems, Information Technology, Computer Science or Engineering
  • Must submit essay (500 words max) 
  • More information 

PicMonkey College Scholarship

  • $1,000 Award
  • Apply by May 31, 2016

Requirements

  • Applicant must be a freshman
  • Must take survey
  • Must submit favorite photo and write 250-500 word story behind the photo
  • More information 

June Deadline

Abbott and Fenner Scholarship Program

  • $1,000 Award
  • Apply by June 10, 2016

Requirements 


Coupons.com Scholarship Fund

  • $5,000 Award
  • Apply by June 30, 2016

Requirements


The CourseMinded Online Course Scholarship

  • $1,000 Award
  • Apply by June 15, 2016

 Requirements 


Griswold Home Care Bi-Annual Scholarship

  • $1,000 Award
  • Apply by June 1, 2016

Requirements


The Urban Mattress Scholarship

  • $2,500 Award
  • Apply by June 30, 2016

Requirements

  • Must submit completed application form and most recent academic transcript 
  • Submit 300-500 word essay on your opinion of the societal impact of business philanthropy
  • More information 

July Deadline 

Lumity Health Care and Science Scholarship

  • $500 and $1,000 Awards
  • Apply by July 1, 2016

Requirements


R&D Systems Scholarship 

  • $1,500 Award
  • Apply by July 8, 2016

Requirement

  • Must have declared a major in a science related field
  • Must submit personal statement of 500 words (max) 
  • More information 

August Deadline 

Albertson & Davidson, LLP College Scholarship

  • $2,500 Award
  • Apply by August 24, 2016

Requirements


EverSpark Autism Awareness Scholarship

  • $1,000 Award
  • Apply by August 30, 2016

Requirement

  • Must have been diagnosed with autism (of any form) OR are studying autism-related research at the University
  • Must have minimum cumulative GPA of 2.6
  • Must submit 2-minute video OR 1,000 word essay on given topic
  • More information 

The Law Offices of Joel J. Kofsky

  • $1,500 Award
  • Apply by August 16, 2016

Requirements

 

No Deadline

DAR Scholarships

  • Several scholarships available
  • Awarded to students showing dedication to the pursuit of degrees in diverse disciplines including history, law, nursing, and education
  • More information

Department of Homeland Security Opportunities


James "Rhio" O'Connor Memorial Scholarship Fund

  • $1,000 Award
  • Awarded monthly, ten times per year

Requirements


MetroWest Health Foundation Scholarship

  • $2,000 Award

Requirements

  • Available to students in nursing and medical/clinical programs
  • Demonstrate financial need
  • Submit essay and letter of recommendation
  • More information

Society for Human Resource Management


StudentScholarships.org


Varsity Tutors College Scholarship

February Deadline

The PayScale Scholarship: Women in STEM

  • $2,000 Award
  • Apply by February 29, 2016

Requirements

  • Applicant must be a female student pursuing a degree in science, technology, engineering or math
  • Submit 300-500 word essay
  • More information

Wells Fargo Veterans Scholarship Program

  • Variable Award
  • Apply by February 29, 2016

Requirements

  • More Information here

The Yale University Women's Organization Scholarships

  • Various awards
  • Apply by February 15, 2016

Requirements

  • Available to applicants whose formal education has been interrupted or delayed and who wish to resume their studies or enhance their careers
  • More information 

March Deadline

All for Mailers Student Scholarship

  • $1,000 Award
  • Apply by March 15, 2016

Requirement


The American Association of University Women Bridgeport Area Branch Scholarships 

  • Various Awards
  • Apply by March 30, 2016

Requirements

  • Applicant must be a female resident of one of the following towns for at least two years: Bridgeport, Easton, Fairfield, Monroe, Newtown, Shelton, Stratford, or Trumbull 
  • Applicant must have completed at least 30 credits by June 2016 and plan to continue their education in the 2016-2017 academic year
  • More information 

A Neumann & Associates, LLC Annual Business Scholarship Program

  • $1,000 Award
  • Apply by March 15, 2016

Requirements

  • Submit 500-word essay on “What it Takes to be Successful in Business”
  • Must have taken or be registered for at least 3 business classes 
  • More information

Angela DiPietro Women In Business Scholarship 

  • $500 Award
  • Apply by March 1, 2016

Requirements

  • Applicant must be female
  • Applicant must show interest in business or entrepreneurship
  • 3.0 minimum GPA
  • Must submit 500-word essay
  • More information 

April Cockerham DREAM Act Scholarship

  • $500 Award
  • Apply by March 1, 2016

Requirements

  • Must have minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0
  • Must submit resume and academic transcript
  • Must submit 700-word essay 
  • More information 

Coupons.com Scholarship Fund

  • $5,000 Award
  • Apply by March 31, 2016

Requirements


Edward Tayter Outstanding Citizen Scholarship

  • $500 Award
  • Apply by March 1, 2016

Requirements

  • Must have minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0
  • Must submit academic transcript, resumer and letter of recommendation
  • Must submit 500-word essay
  • More information

Frame My Future Scholarship Contest 2016

  • $1,000 Award
  • Apply by March 8, 2016

Requirements

  • Applicant must be a legal U.S. resident
  • Applicant must submit an original, digital creation showing how you frame your future (photograph, collage, poem, painting, short essay, etc.) 
  • More information 

GreenPal Business Scholarship

  • $1,000 Award
  • Apply by March 1, 2016

Requirements

  • Applicant must be currently enrolled in a college of business with a minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Applicant must demonstrate high ambition and desire to be a business owner or entrepreneur
  • Applicant must have a declared major or minor in Finance, Business or Economics
  • Must submit 500-1,000 word essay
  • More information 

Michael Kiely Strong Roots Scholarship

  • $500 Award
  • Apply by March 1, 2016

Requirements

  • Applicant must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0
  • Applicant must submit a 500-word essay
  • More information

Seth Okin Good Deeds Scholarship

  • $500 Award
  • Apply by March 1, 2016

Requirements

  • Applicant must have minimum GPA of 3.0
  • Applicant must submit resume and academic transcript
  • Applicant must submit 500-word essay
  • More information 

Steve Duckett Local Conservation Scholarship

  • $500 Award
  • Apply by March 1, 2016

Requirements

  • Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0
  • Submit an updated resume
  • Submit a 500-word essay
  • Submit official transcript
  • More information

Tatiana Mendez Future Resources Scholarship

  • $500 Award
  • Apply by March 1, 2016

Requirements

  • Must have minimum cumulative GPA 3.0
  • Must submit academic transcript and resume
  • Must submit 500-word essay
  • More information 

Thomas Soldan Healthy Communities Scholarship

  • $500 Award
  • Apply by March 1, 2016

Requirements

  • Must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0
  • Must submit a 500-word personal statement
  • More information 

April Deadline

A Place for Mom Annual Senior Care Scholarship

  • $1,000 Award
  • Apply by April 15, 2016

Requirements


The Clements Law Biannual College Scholarship Essay Contest

  • $1,000 Award
  • Apply by April 11, 2016

Requirements


Michigan Injury Lawyers Bi-Yearly College Scholarship

  • $500 Award
  • Apply by April 15, 2016

Requirements


New England Employee Benefits Council Scholarships

  • Awards vary from $1,000-$3,000
  • Apply by April 1, 2016

Requirements

  • Applicant must have minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0
  • Applicant must demonstrate an interest in a career in the employee benefits field through coursework or work experience
  • Applicant must submit official academic transcript, resume, and two references
  • Applicant must submit essay
  • More information    

Teachers Make Teachers Scholarship

  • $1,000 Award
  • Apply by April 30, 2016

Requirements

  • Must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0
  • Must submit a 300-word essay about the teacher and/or event that inspired you to seek a degree in teaching
  • More information 

May Deadline 

 B. Davis Scholarship 

  • $1,000 Award
  • Apply by May 23, 2016

Requirements


Buford & Gonzalez Criminal Defense Scholarship 

  • $2,000 Award
  • Apply by May 31, 2016

Requirements


Corporation Service Company Scholarship

  • $1,000 Award
  • Apply by May 31, 2016

Requirements

  • Submit 500-word essay and 15-second Twitter video on given topic
  • More information 

Crown and Caliber Entrepreneur's Scholarship

  • $1,000 Award
  • Apply by May 31, 2016

Requirements

June Deadline

Abbott and Fenner Scholarship Program

  • $1,000 Award
  • Apply by June 10, 2016

Requirements 


Coupons.com Scholarship Fund

  • $5,000 Award
  • Apply by June 30, 2016

Requirements


The CourseMinded Online Course Scholarship

  • $1,000 Award
  • Apply by June 15, 2016

 Requirements 


Griswold Home Care Bi-Annual Scholarship

  • $1,000 Award
  • Apply by June 1, 2016

Requirements


The Urban Mattress Scholarship

  • $2,500 Award
  • Apply by June 30, 2016

Requirements

  • Must submit completed application form and most recent academic transcript 
  • Submit 300-500 word essay on your opinion of the societal impact of business philanthropy
  • More information 

July Deadline

Lumity Health Care and Science Scholarship

  • $500 and $1,000 Awards
  • Apply by July 1, 2016

Requirements


R&D Systems Scholarship 

  • $1,500 Award
  • Apply by July 8, 2016

Requirement

  • Must have declared a major in a science related field
  • Must submit personal statement of 500 words (max) 
  • More information 

August Deadline

Albertson & Davidson, LLP College Scholarship

  • $2,500 Award
  • Apply by August 24, 2016

Requirements


A Neumann & Associates, LLC Annual Business Scholarship Program

  • $1,000 Award
  • Apply by August 15, 2016

Requirements

  • Submit 500-word essay on “What it Takes to be Successful in Business”
  • Must have taken or be registered for at least 3 business classes 
  • More information

EverSpark Autism Awareness Scholarship

  • $1,000 Award
  • Apply by August 30, 2016

Requirement

  • Must have been diagnosed with autism (of any form) OR are studying autism-related research at the University
  • Must have minimum cumulative GPA of 2.6
  • Must submit 2-minute video OR 1,000 word essay on given topic
  • More information 

The Law Offices of Joel J. Kofsky

  • $1,500 Award
  • Apply by August 16, 2016

Requirements

September Deadline 

All for Mailers Student Scholarship

  • $1,000 Award
  • Apply by March 15, 2016

Requirement


Karman Mobility Disability Scholarship

  • $500 Award
  • Apply by September 1, 2016

Requirements

  • Open to all students with a mobility disability who use a wheelchair, or other mobility devices on a regular basis
  • Must have minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5
  • More information 

October Deadline

J. Brandt Recognition College Scholarship 2016

  • $500 Award
  • October 5, 2016

Requirements

  • Must submit a 1,000+ word essay on the goals you want to achieve while at university
  • Must post a 3+ minute Youtube video about previous goals you have set and accomplished
  • More information

 

 

No Deadline

Accredited Schools Online – Nursing Scholarships


American Association of Colleges of Nursing


Johnson & Johnson the Campaign for Nursing's Future


MetroWest Health Foundation Scholarship

  • $2,000 Award

Requirements

  • Available to students in nursing and medical/clinical programs
  • Demonstrate financial need
  • Submit essay and letter of recommendation
  • More information

Minority Nurse


NURSE Corps Loan Repayment & Scholarship Programs


Nursing Scholarships


RN to BSN Scholarships


Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing


Varsity Tutors College Scholarship

February Deadline

The PayScale Scholarship: Women in STEM

  • $2,000 Award
  • Apply by February 29, 2016

Requirements

  • Applicant must be a female student pursuing a degree in science, technology, engineering or math
  • Submit 300-500 word essay
  • More information

The Yale University Women's Organization Scholarships

  • Various awards
  • Apply by February 15, 2016

Requirements

  • Available to applicants whose formal education has been interrupted or delayed and who wish to resume their studies or enhance their careers
  • More information 

March Deadline

All for Mailers Student Scholarship

  • $1,000 Award
  • Apply by March 15, 2016

Requirement


 The American Association of University Women Bridgeport Area Branch Scholarships 

  • Various Awards
  • Apply by March 30, 2016

Requirements

  • Applicant must be a female resident of one of the following towns for at least two years: Bridgeport, Easton, Fairfield, Monroe, Newtown, Shelton, Stratford, or Trumbull 
  • Applicant must have completed at least 30 credits by June 2016 and plan to continue their education in the 2016-2017 academic year
  • More information

A Neumann & Associates, LLC Annual Business Scholarship Program

  • $1,000 Award
  • Apply by March 15, 2016

Requirements

  • Submit 500-word essay on “What it Takes to be Successful in Business”
  • Must have taken or be registered for at least 3 business classes 
  • More information

Angela DiPietro Women in Business Scholarship 

  • $500 Award
  • Apply by March 1, 2016

Requirements

  • Applicant must be female
  • Applicant must show interest in business or entrepreneurship
  • 3.0 minimum GPA
  • Must submit 500-word essay
  • More information 

April Cockerham DREAM Act Scholarship

  • $500 Award
  • Apply by March 1, 2016

Requirements

  • Must have minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0
  • Must submit resume and academic transcript
  • Must submit 700-word essay 
  • More information 

Coupons.com Scholarship Fund

  • $5,000 Award
  • Apply by March 31, 2016

Requirements


Edward Tayter Outstanding Citizen Scholarship

  • $500 Award
  • Apply by March 1, 2016

Requirements

  • Must have minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0
  • Must submit academic transcript, resume and letter of recommendation
  • Must submit 500-word essay
  • More information

Frame My Future Scholarship Contest 2016

  • $1,000 Award
  • Apply by March 8, 2016

Requirements

  • Applicant must be a legal U.S. resident
  • Applicant must submit an original, digital creation showing how you frame your future (photograph, collage, poem, painting, short essay, etc.) 
  • More information 

GreenPal Business Scholarship

  • $1,000 Award
  • Apply by March 1, 2016

Requirements

  • Applicant must be currently enrolled in a college of business with a minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Applicant must demonstrate high ambition and desire to be a business owner or entrepreneur
  • Applicant must have a declared major or minor in Finance, Business or Economics
  • Must submit 500-1,000 word essay
  • More information 

Michael Kiely Strong Roots Scholarship

  • $500 Award
  • Apply by March 1, 2016

Requirements

  • Applicant must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0
  • Applicant must submit a 500-word essay
  • More information

Seth Okin Good Deeds Scholarship

  • $500 Award
  • Apply by March 1, 2016

Requirements

  • Applicant must have minimum GPA of 3.0
  • Applicant must submit resume and academic transcript
  • Applicant must submit 500-word essay
  • More information 

Soliant's Sunrise Scholarship 

  • $1,000 Award
  • Apply by March 1, 2016

Requirements

  • Must have minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0
  • Must have taken ACT or SAT test
  • Must submit essay
  • More information 

Steve Duckett Local Conservation Scholarship

  • $500 Award
  • Apply by March 1, 2016

Requirements

  • Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0
  • Submit an updated resume
  • Submit a 500-word essay
  • Submit official transcript
  • More information

Tatiana Mendez Future Resources Scholarship

  • $500 Award
  • Apply by March 1, 2016

Requirements

  • Must have minimum cumulative GPA 3.0
  • Must submit academic transcript and resume
  • Must submit 500-word essay
  • More information 

Thomas Soldan Healthy Communities Scholarship

  • $500 Award
  • Apply by March 1, 2016

Requirements

  • Must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0
  • Must submit a 500-word personal statement
  • More information 

April Deadline

A Place for Mom Annual Senior Care Scholarship

  • $1,000 Award
  • Apply by April 15, 2016

Requirements


Bay Alarm Medical Scholarship

  • Various Awards
  • Apply by April 22, 2016

Requirements

  • Applicant must be a volunteer or caregiver for the elderly
  • Submit 500-1,000 essay about working with the elderly
  • More information 

The Clements Law Biannual College Scholarship Essay Contest

  • $1,000 Award
  • Apply by April 11, 2016

Requirements


Michigan Injury Lawyers Bi-Yearly College Scholarship

  • $500 Award
  • Apply by April 15, 2016

Requirements


New England Employee Benefits Council Scholarships

  • Awards vary from $1,000-$3,000
  • Apply by April 1, 2016

Requirements

  • Applicant must have minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0
  • Applicant must demonstrate an interest in a career in the employee benefits field through coursework or work experience
  • Applicant must submit official academic transcript, resume, and two references
  • Applicant must submit essay
  • More information    

Waterlogic's Clean Water Scholarship

  • $1,500 Award
  • Apply by April 30, 2016

Requirements

May Deadline

AED Superstore College Scholarship

  • $1,000 Award
  • Apply by May 31, 2016

Requirements


B. Davis Scholarship 

  • $1,000 Award
  • Apply by May 23, 2016

Requirements


Buford & Gonzalez Criminal Defense Scholarship 

  • $2,000 Award
  • Apply by May 31, 2016

Requirements


Campus RN Scholarship Fund

  • $2,500 Award
  • Apply by May 1, 2016

Requirements


Corporation Service Company Scholarship

  • $1,000 Award
  • Apply by May 31, 2016

Requirements

  • Submit 500-word essay and 15-second Twitter video on given topic
  • More information  

Crown and Caliber Entrepreneur's Scholarship

  • $1,000 Award
  • Apply by May 31, 2016

Requirements


Milton Fisher Scholarship for Innovation and Creativity 

  • Up to $20,000 Award
  • Apply by May 3, 2016

Requirements

  • Applicant must be a resident in Connecticut or the New York Metropolitan area OR be a student at a place of higher education in Connecticut or within the New York Metropolitan area
  • Must submit essay, letter(s) of recommendation and other application documents
  • More information   

NURSE Corps Scholarship Program

Requirements

  • Students enrolled or accepted for enrollment in accredited RN or graduate nursing training programs, located in the U.S. can receive tuition, fees, other educational costs and a living stipend in exchange for a minimum 2 year service after graduation at a health care facility with a critical shortage of nurses. The NURSE Corps Scholarship Program was formerly the Nursing Scholarship Program. More about NURSE Corps
  • More Information 

The Nursing Education Scholarship

  • $1,000 Award
  • Apply by May 17, 2016

Requirements

  • Must be enrolled in a nursing or medical program
  • Must submit 500-1,000 word essay
  • More information 

PicMonkey College Scholarship

  • $1,000 Award
  • Apply by May 31, 2016

Requirements

  • Applicant must be a freshman
  • Must take survey
  • Must submit favorite photo and write 250-500 word story behind the photo
  • More information  

Sunoco Rewards Creative Design Scholarship 

  • $1,000 Award
  • Apply by May 31, 2016

Requirements


Sunoco Rewards Digital Marketing Scholarship

  • $1,000 Award
  • Apply by May 31, 2016

Requirements

  • Create a digital marketing campaign that could be used for Sunoco Racing 
  • More information