External Scholarships

  • ABC Fundraising- is offering an annual $1,500 scholarship with the deadline being June 30th. Applicants must compose an essay regarding their volunteer work for entry.  
  • Advantage Point Cap- is pleased to offer an annual $1,000 scholarship. Applicants must compose an essay on financial literacy. The deadline to apply is August 1st. 
  • Algrim- is offering a $2,000 scholarship. Applicants must compose a short essay. The deadline to apply is September 30, 2021.
  • A Place for Mom- is offering quarterly scholarships each valued at $1,000 including an additional $1,000 for the top winner. Please click on the link to view the different deadlines as well as other helpful information.
  • American Chemical Society - The scholarship is designed to encourage African-American, Hispanic, and Native American students to pursue undergraduate college degrees in the chemical sciences. The goal of this scholarship program is to promote diversity in the chemical sciences by aiding in building an awareness of college students in these minority groups of the value and rewards associated with careers in science and to assist these students in acquiring skills and credentials needed for success in these areas. The Web Site http://www.acs.org/content/acs/en/funding-and-awards/scholarships/acsscholars.html can be accessed for an online application or additional information about the program.
  • Avalaunch Media- is offering an annual $1,000 scholarship. Applicants must submit a short essay or video on a topic listed on their website. The deadline to apply is December 1.
  • BBQGalore- is offering a $1,000 scholarship. Applicants must have a GPA of 3.0 or greater. The deadline to apply is July 1, 2021.
  • BodEvolve- is offering a $2,500 scholarship. Student must submit a short video as well as a short essay for entry. This scholarship is offered once in the fall and once in the spring. Please click on the link for full details including the different deadlines.
  • BosterBio- is offering an annual $1,000 scholarship. Students must have a GPA of 3.6 or greater as well as be studying in the Biology field. A short essay is required. The deadline to apply is June 30, 2021. 
  • Business Plan Scholarship for Students with Disabilities - offers a $1,000 prize to any undergraduate student with a documented disability.  Additional application requirements can be found on their website.
  • Business Scholarships- This is a resource page with a variety of different scholarships relating to students in the business field. Please click on the link to view the different scholarship opportunities.
  • CamperVanFinder- is pleased to offer a $2,500 scholarship. Applicants must submit a small essay for consideration. There are multiple deadlines for this scholarship, please click on the link for full details. 
  • Campus Pride- is a database of LGBTQ related scholarships 
  • Careers Against Smoking- is offering a variety of different scholarships on their page. Please click on the link for additional information and be sure to to scroll to the bottom of the page to the scholarship section.
  • Caring.com- is offering a $1,000 scholarship to two lucky winners. This scholarship is designed for students who are passionate about helping seniors. The deadline has not been announced at this time so please be sure to check out their website.
  • Central Infusion Alliance- is offering a $1,000 scholarship that will be awarded annually. Submissions must received by June 1st of each year with the winner being selected on July 1st. Please click on the link for additional details. 
  • Chegg Scholarships- is a website dedicated to listing various scholarships. Please click on the link as there are many options.   
  • ChesterTravels- is offering a $2,500 scholarship to four different lucky winners throughout the year. An essay is required. Please click on the link for the different deadlines and essay topic.  
  • Citizens Bank- is offering a $15,000 scholarship available to undergraduate and graduate students. The deadline to apply is June 30, 2021.
  • Cohen & Jaffe- is pleased to offer a $2,500 scholarship. Applicants must have a GPA of 2.5 or greater as well as submit an essay for consideration. The deadline to apply is June 15, 2021.
  • Coleman Furniture- is pleased to offer a semi-annual scholarship of $1,000 each semester. Applicants must compose a brief essay for consideration. Please click on the link to view the different deadlines. 
  • College Answer's Scholarship Resource Center - Get tips for a successful scholarship search & find out how to write a winning scholarship essay AND learn how to avoid scholarship scams.  Sallie Mae's free scholarship search engine provides access to an award database that contains more than 3 million scholarships, worth over $16 billion. And just by registering, students will be automatically entered in a drawing for a $1,000 monthly scholarship giveaway.
  • CollegeAve- is offering a $1,000 monthly scholarship. There isn't a an essay requirement for this but you must enter the contest each month to be considered for that specific month. 
  • CollegeDrive- is offering a $1,500 scholarship. Appicants may apply by a variety of ways, for example, essay, video, meme, etc. The deadline to apply is March 1, 2021.
  • College Scholarship Search- is a search site. Students can view their web page for information on over 70 scholarships. 
  • Conex Boxes- is offering an annual $1,000 scholarship. There is an essay requirement for this scholarship. The deadline to apply is October 31st. 
  • Credit Sesame- is pleased to offer two $2,500 scholarships. Applicants must have a GPA of 3.0 or greater as well as submit an essay. Please click on the link for full details as well as the different deadlines. 
  • DirectLoansLenders- is offering a $700 scholarship. This scholarship is semi-annual so there are different deadlines. There is an essay requirement for entry. 
  • Discover Business- is a scholarship resource page that lists various business degree related scholarships. There are many options so each have a different deadline. Please click on the link to view the different opportunities. 
  • Discover Finance- is a scholarship resource page that lists various finance degree related scholarships. There are many options so each have a different deadline. Please click on the link to view the different opportunities. 
  • DMVEDU- is announcing an annual $3,000 scholarship. A short essay is required. There are different rounds for this essay so be sure to click on the link for rules and deadlines.
  • Doctors Answering Service 24 X 7- is offering an annual $1,000 scholarship. Applicants must compose a short essay. The deadline to apply is June 15th of each year. 
  • Drive Safe Colorado- is offering a $1,500 scholarship. Applicants must make a short video or essay regarding driving. The deadline to apply is March 1, 2021. 
  • EducationDegree- is an education major resource website. The website will link students up with scholarships in the education field.
  • Eugene Bruno & Associates- is pleased to offer a $1,000 scholarship with the three runner-up contestants receiving $100/each. A video essay is required. The deadline to apply is June 1, 2021.
  • Everence- is offering a variety of scholarships ranging from $1,000- $3,000. The application period closes on March 10, 2021. Please click on the link for full details. 
  • ExtremeTerrain- is offering two $3,000 scholarships. One will be awarded for Fall term and the other for spring. Applicants must submit an essay for entry. Please click on the link for the deadlines as well as full eligibility requirements. 
  • F5Buddy- is offering a $1,000 scholarship. Applicants must have a GPA of 3.0 or greater. The deadline to apply is March 30, 2021.
  • Fastweb - Search for scholarships and get tips on financial aid, careers, etc.
  • FiveEstimates.com- is pleased to offer an annual $1,000 scholarship. A short essay is required. The deadline to apply is May 30th.   
  • GFWC Hollidaysburg Area Women's Club- is pleased to offer a variety of different scholarships. Applicants must be female as well as be from Blair County. Please click on the link to view each opportunity and due date in detail.
  • GoGetToLive- is offering a $1,000 scholarship. Applicants must have a GPA of 3.0 or greater as well as major in a Computer Science related field. The deadline to apply is October 21, 2021.
  • Graduate Program Scholarships by Sallie Mae- Sallie Mae is pleased to offer $1,000 monthly scholarships. Please visit their website for rules as well as other helpful information. 
  • GreenPal- is offering a $2,000 scholarship. This award is annual. Please click on the link for additional details.
  • Hartford Technology Rental- is offering two $1,000 scholarships. The award is annual with one scholarship issued in December and one in May. Please click on the link for deadlines and other helpful information. 
  • High Rise Financial- is offering a $1,500 scholarship. Applicants must create a short persuasive essay regarding a topic listed on their site. The deadline to apply is June 15, 2021.
  • Insurance Guide- is offering a $500 scholarship. Applicants must compose an essay of 500-750 words for entry. The deadline to apply is May 15th of each year. 
  • iVein- is offering two annual $2,500 scholarships. Applicants must compose an essay regarding healthy living. There are two different deadlines with this each year.
  • Jonah Engler- is offering an annual $1,000 scholarship. The deadline to apply is May 1, 2021. 
  • The mission of Kids' Chance of Pennsylvania, Inc. (Kids' Chance of PA) is to provide scholarship grants for college and vocational education to children of Pennsylvania workers who have been killed or seriously injured in a work-related accident resulting in financial need.  To find out if you are eligible or to apply for a scholarship, please visit the Kids' Chance website.
  • KompareIt- is pleased to offer a $1,000 annual scholarship. There is an essay requirement. The last day to apply is September 15th of each year. 
  • LA Tutors- is offering a monthly $500 scholarship. The deadline to apply is the 20th of each month. Please click on the link for additional eligibility requirements. 
  • Law Office of Kerry Armstrong- is pleased to offer a $1,500 scholarship. There is a short essay requirement on cyber crime involved. The deadline to apply is August 1, 2021.
  • Lawn Butler- is pleased to offer a $2,000 scholarship. This award is semi-annual and has different eligibility requirements for each term. Please visit their site for complete details. 
  • Lawn Starter-is offering a scholarship open to any major as long as the applicant is passionate about entrepreneurship. Please click on the link for additional details. 
  • Learn How to Become- is a website specializing in various scholarship opportunities for minority students. Please click on the link to view the different opportunities as well as the deadline to apply to each. 
  • Legit Writing Services- is pleased to announce an annual scholarship of $1,000. The deadline to apply is March 31st. 
  • LendEDU- is a scholarship database. You can find information on scholarships ranging from major to state and everything in between.
  • LendUp- is pleased to offer four different scholarship that total $10,000. This is a quarterly scholarship. A short essay is required for consideration. Please click on the link for complete rules as well as the different deadlines. 
  • Life Coach Spotter- is pleased to offer an annual $1,000 scholarship. Applicants must submit an essay regarding challenges they have overcome. The deadline is August 1st. 
  • MandourLaw- is offering an annual $2,500 scholarship. There is a short essay requirement. The deadline to apply is June 15, 2021.
  • Mark Elenowitz Scholarship- is for $1,000. Applicants must submit a short essay. The deadline to apply is August 1, 2021.
  • Mattress Nerd- is offering an annual $1,000 scholarship. Students must compose a short essay. The deadline to apply is April 1st. 
  • Melvin Brewing- is offering a $1,000 scholarship. An essay is required. The deadline to appy is March 30, 2021. 
  • Memorials.com- is pleased to offer at least one $2,500 scholarship annually. Applicants must submit an essay involving remembering a loved one. The deadline to apply is May 31st.
  • Morris Bart- is offering a $2,500 scholarship. Applicants must compose a short video as well as have a GPA of 3.0 or greater. The deadline to appy is June 15, 2021.
  • My Creative Shop- is offering a $1,000 scholarship. Applications must be submitted by April 1st, 2021.
  • National Federation of the Blind of Pennsylvania- is offering a variety of scholarships that range between $3,000-$12,000. The deadline to apply is March 31, 2021.
  • The New Beginnings Scholarship is available to high school and college students.  You must have a minimum of 2.0 GPA to be eligible for this award. A 250-word essay must also be submitted about your academic goals and your contributions to your school and/or community.  $500 is awarded on the 21st of each month.
  • NosratiLaw- is pleased to offer a $1,000 scholarship. Applicants must compose a short essay as well as have a GPA of 3.0 or greater. The deadline to apply is February 20th of each year.
  • NOVUS BIOLOGICALS will award one declared science major $1500 every spring and fall semester. Applying for the scholarship is as simple as writing a short essay telling our scholarship team why science is awesome and how you plan to use your degree to advance scientific discovery.  Please visit the website for more information.
  • Nurse Recruiter- is offering $10,000 in initial scholarships. There are three different deadlines to apply, January 15th for the Spring, May 15th for Summer, and September 15th is for Fall. Please click on the link for additional details.  
  • One Mile At A Time- is pleased to offer a bi-annual $3,000 scholarship. Applicants must compose an essay or are permitted to do a video. Please click on the link for the different deadlines. 
  • Online CPR Certification- is offering a $1,500 scholarship twice a year. Applicants must submit an essay in relation to their career aspirations. Please click on the link for more information as well as the different deadlines. 
  • OppLoans- is pleased to offer quarterly scholarships for a total of $10,000 annually. Applicants must submit an essay for entry as well as maintain a minimum GPA of 3.0. Please click on the link to view the different deadlines. 
  • Ortorex- is offering a $1,000 scholarship. Applicants must submit a short essay for consideration. The deadline to apply is May 1, 2021.
  • OwnagePranks- is pleased to offer a $1,000 scholarship twice annually. Applicants must submit a 3-5 minutes video on a topic listed on their website. Please be sure to check the different deadlines while at their site. 
  • PaintingKits- is offering a $2,000 scholarship. You must have a GPA of 3.0 or greater as well as submit a short essay. The deadline to apply is March 17, 2021.
  • Pigeonly- is offering one student a $2,500 scholarship. Applicants must compose an essay. The deadline to apply is May 31, 2021. 
  • PinProsPlus- is pleased to offer two $500 scholarships, one for the fall term and one for the spring term. An essay is required for entry. Please click on the link for full details as well as the different deadlines to apply. 
  • PNC- is pleased to offer six $2,000 scholarships, some with a summer deadline and some with a winter deadline. Students must enter by visiting their website.
  • Psomagen- is offering a $2,000 scholarship. Applicants must compose a short essay. The deadline to apply is July 1, 2021.
  • Qualified Hardware- is pleased to offer an annual $1,000 scholarship. Applicants must have a GPA of 3.0 or better as well as submit an essay. The deadline to apply is March 15th.
  • Safety.com- is a website dedicated to informing students on the safety of scholarships. The site also gives other tips and pointers on avoiding scams.
  • SameDayLoans365- is pleased to offer a quarterly $500 scholarship. Applicants must have at minimum a cumulative GPA of 2.8. Please click on the link for full details.
  • Scholarship Search by Sallie Mae - More than 3 million scholarships offering up to $18 billion in free money are accessible with Scholarship Search by Sallie Mae. STUDENTS CAN WIN $1,000 to help pay for college.  Sallie Mae awards $1,000 every month.  Students can easily enter the sweepstakes when they register for the Scholarship Search by Sallie Mae.
  • Scholarship Scams - Never pay for scholarship information. For more information read attached article, "Beware of Scholarship Hucksters".
  • SchoolSoup.com is a database of scholarships for students pursuing a post-secondary education with over 250,000 College specific and Private scholarships listed.  Students can quickly and easily browse through scholarships by a variety of categories.
  • Scott Alan Turner Scholarship- is a $1,000 scholarship given out to a student with a GPA of 2.0 or greater and submits the winning 500 word scholarship. The deadline to appy is July 1, 2021.
  • Seniorcare.com- is offering an annual $1,500 scholarship. Please click on the link for additional details. 
  • Shop Athens Ohio- is offering a $1,000 scholarship. Applicants must write a short essay on how they expect the internet to change their chosen careers in the future. The deadline to apply is June 15, 2021. 
  • SIYachts- is offering a $2,000 scholarship. The deadline to apply is December 31, 2021.
  • SixthCityMarketing- is pleased to offer a $1,500 scholarship. Applicants must submit a short essay for consideration. The deadline to apply is June 15, 2021. 
  • Social Work Scholarships- this is a resource page to connect students in this POE with scholarships aligning to their interests.
  • Solvable- is offering a $1,000 scholarship. Applicants must have a GPA of 3.0 or better as well as submit a short essay. The deadline to apply is May 14, 2021.
  • Stressays- is offering a $1,000 scholarship. Applicants must compose an essay as well as have a GPA of 3.0 or greater. The deadline to apply is March 31, 2021.
  • Teaching Scholarships- This is a resource page dedicated to students looking to become an educator. Please click on the link to view the different opportunities.
  • Textbook Nova- is offering a $1,000 scholarship. The deadline to appy is August 1, 2021.
  • The College Grants - Database of federal, state and private grant opportunities.
  • Thrivent Student Resources- is offering four different scholarship of $5,000. The drawing will be held on October 13th. 
  • Tuition Funding Sources - Tuition Funding Sources is a private website designed to help students find scholarships, college and career information.  TFS offers students the largest scholarship database in the world with over $41 Billion in scholarship awards along with a career personality test and detailed college and career information.
  • Upromise - Learn how just about everything you do can earn more money for college.
  • Varsity Tutors holds a monthly $1,000 college scholarship contest where students write an essay in response to a monthly prompt.  Visitors to the Varsity Tutors scholarship webpage are able to vote via social media for submitted entries.  The top five entries with the most votes are reviewed by Varsity Tutors at the end of the month and one winner is subsequently chosen to receive the $1,000 scholarship.  Interested persons can visit the website for contest information.
  • Veterans and Dependents Scholarships- This is a resource page dedicated to servicemembers and their families. There are a variety of different scholarships to view.
  • WISE Women of Blair County- is giving out scholarships totaling $10,000. Blair County residents who are 21 or older are eligible to apply. The deadline is March 26, 2021.