Outside Scholarship Search

Throughout the year, our office receives information about outside scholarship opportunities. You can view these scholarships below or search for others using a scholarship search engine. We update this page with new scholarships on a regular basis so be sure to check back often or sign up for our listserv to receive emails about these scholarship opportunities.

Hotels Cheap Scholarship Program

Amount: $1500
Eligibility: College students
Requirement: Essays
Deadline: October 15, 2014 | Website

SRR Women in Finance
Amount: Up to $3000
Eligibility: Female college students in the Class of 2016, majoring in finance, economics or accounting
Requirement: Resume, application, essay
Deadline: October 17, 2014 | Website

IraSuccess Contribution Limits Scholarship
Amount: $500
Eligibility: College students
Requirement: Essay
Deadline: October 28, 2014 | Website

MediaJobs.com Dream Job Scholarship
Amount: $500
Eligibility: College students
Requirement: Essay
Deadline: October 28, 2014 | Website

CARiD Scholarship
Amount: $1000
Eligibility: Students enrolled in post-secondary education
Requirement: Photo relevant to automotive industry
Deadline: October 31, 2014 | Website

Buckfire & Buckfire Disability Scholarship
Amount: $1000
Eligibility: Current college student, diagnosed with a disability
Requirement: Application
Deadline: November 1, 2014 | Website

National Transport
Amount: $1000
Eligibility: Rising or current undergrad or grad student
Requirement: Essay
Deadline: November 7, 2014 | Website

Giva Student Scholarship
Amount: $1,000
Eligibility: College students
Requirement: Essay
Deadline: December 1, 2014 | Website

Blue Sky Family Dental Scholarship
Amount: $1,000
Eligibility: Students attending dental school
Requirement: Essay
Deadline: December 10, 2014 | Website

Dialed Web Design Scholarship
Amount: $500
Eligibility: Undergraduate students
Requirement: Application & short essay
Deadline: December 31, 2014 | Website

Financial Growth for LGBTQ Scholarship
Amount: $750
Eligibility: Current college student identifying as LGBTQ
Requirement: Essay
Deadline: October 15, 2015 | Website

Scholarship: Writers of the Future Contest- Write a short story with a science fiction, fantasy, horror or speculative fiction theme and submit it to the website.

Deadline: Four deadlines per year, please check Website | PDF

The American Legion Scholarships- The American Legion offers a number of scholarships and other resources to assist young people in their pursuit of higher education. There are opportunities for everyone, including kin of wartime veterans and participants in Legion programs. Website

Campus Explorer Exclusive Scholarships- A monthly $1,000 giveaway, designed to help students pay for their higher-education expenses. Every month, Campus Explorer will announce a new scholarship – and a new way to win. A winner will be randomly selected from the entrants.  Website

To request inclusion of a scholarship flyer on this site, please send an email to fingrant@georgetown.edu.

Outside Scholarship Search Engines

The College Board began publishing their book of scholarships in 1997 and since then has made the information available online. Their scholarship database contains more than 2,300 scholarship opportunities, totaling nearly $3 billion. Website

CollegeNET is a technology company that builds web-based tools for event and academic scheduling, prospect and admissions management, tuition processing, and alumni development for colleges and universities. CollegeNET also operates a scholarship search engine and social network where students create topics, participate in discussions, and vote on scholarship winners. Website

Fastweb, which has helped 50 million students find money since the site was founded 15 years ago, was the first online scholarship matching service and the first free national scholarship matching service. Fastweb's site indicates they currently have roughly 1.5 million scholarships worth $3.4 billion in their database. Website

Scholarship Experts Scholarships provides frequently updated links to scholarship applications and programs for high school, college and grad school students throughout the year. You can also create a free scholarship search profile on their website.  Website

Scholarships.com now claims to be the largest free and independent scholarship search and financial aid information resource on the Internet, with more than 2.7 million scholarships worth a total of $19 billion in their database. Website

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