External Opportunities

The scholarship opportunities listed in this section are not affiliated with San Jose State University and are listed for your consideration at the request of private organizations. These external scholarships require a separate application and have various eligibility requirements and deadlines. Interested applicants must contact the organizations directly with questions.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$500 The Tree Center Quarterly Scholarship
Here at The Tree Center, we believe that there’s more to a well-rounded student than showing up and getting good grades. Whether you realize it or...
Here at The Tree Center, we believe that there’s more to a well-rounded...
  • Deadline: 06/20/2018
  • Award: $500
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$1,000 BRIC Go Global Scholarship
BRIC Language Systems is committed to supporting language learning and education. As part of our passionate commitment to learning, we have created...
BRIC Language Systems is committed to supporting language learning and...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2018
  • Award: $1,000
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$1,500 Caring.com Student-Caregiver Scholarship
Are you caring for an adult relative while enrolled in a U.S. college or university? When you’re living with your aging loved one, managing their...
Are you caring for an adult relative while enrolled in a U.S. college or...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2018
  • Award: $1,500
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$2,500 eDoctorWeb Scholarship
eDoctorWeb Scholarship seeks to assist students pursuing further education who are passionate about the way they communicate with other people in...
eDoctorWeb Scholarship seeks to assist students pursuing further...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2018
  • Award: $2,500
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$1,000 The Fence Authority Scholarship
All applicants must currently be pursuing a Bachelor’s (or Baccalaureate) Degree related to a profession that is dedicated to improving the...
All applicants must currently be pursuing a Bachelor’s (or...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2018
  • Award: $1,000
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$2,500 The Hylan Family Scholarship
The Hylan Family Scholarship seeks to assist students pursuing further education who are passionate about the way they communicate with other...
The Hylan Family Scholarship seeks to assist students pursuing further...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2018
  • Award: $2,500
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$1,000 The Paradise Ridge Dentistry Scholarship
A brief of the Scholarship Program: At Paradise Ridge Dentistry, we recognize the value of giving back to our community. One way we do this is to...
A brief of the Scholarship Program: At Paradise Ridge Dentistry, we...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2018
  • Award: $1,000
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$500 USAttorneys.com Immigration Scholarship Essay Contest
With the ever increasing costs of college tuition, we understand that the “American Dream” is getting harder to obtain. Many students leave school...
With the ever increasing costs of college tuition, we understand that...
  • Deadline: 07/01/2018
  • Award: $500
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$1,000 Coupon Cause Smart Saver Scholarship
At Coupon Cause we believe in helping people. That can be helping people save money or giving back to charities and causes that are doing good in...
At Coupon Cause we believe in helping people. That can be helping people...
  • Deadline: 07/15/2018
  • Award: $1,000
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$1,000 2018 Disability Scholarship Program
The attorneys and staff at Summit Disability Law Group are always seeking for ways to contribute to the communities where we do business. We...
The attorneys and staff at Summit Disability Law Group are always...
  • Deadline: 08/01/2018
  • Award: $1,000
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$1,000 The Clunker Junker Cash for College Scholarship
The Clunker Junker is famous for offering cash for your cars, but we are now proud to offer cash for your college, too! We are offering a $1,000...
The Clunker Junker is famous for offering cash for your cars, but we are...
  • Deadline: 08/01/2018
  • Award: $1,000
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$1,000 Auto Insurance Monkey - Marketing Scholarship
Auto Insurance Monkey just started a brand new marketing scholarship for students majoring or minoring in marketing. Apply for your chance to win...
Auto Insurance Monkey just started a brand new marketing scholarship for...
  • Deadline: 08/15/2018
  • Award: $1,000
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$2,000 Jungle Scout Scholar
Are you a Business or Computer Science student with entrepreneurial spirit? Do you have innovative ideas for SaaS or digital eCommerce...
Are you a Business or Computer Science student with entrepreneurial...
  • Deadline: 08/15/2018
  • Award: $2,000
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$500 Karman Healthcare Mobility Disability Scholarship
Karman Healthcare is proud to announce that we will be providing college and university students with a scholarship opportunity to help them reach...
Karman Healthcare is proud to announce that we will be providing...
  • Deadline: 09/01/2018
  • Award: $500
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Varies Naval Reserve Officers Training Corps (NROTC) Scholarship
We take great pride in helping young students find solutions to the high cost of college education. The NROTC Scholarship Program offers students...
We take great pride in helping young students find solutions to the high...
  • Deadline: 09/01/2018
  • Award: Varies
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$2,500 OppLoans: OppU Achievers Scholarship
To apply for the OppU Achievers Scholarship, submit a short essay responding to the prompted question. Scholarship decisions are based solely on an...
To apply for the OppU Achievers Scholarship, submit a short essay...
  • Deadline: 09/30/2018
  • Award: $2,500
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$5,000 Cheap Auto Insurance Scholarship
cheapautoinsuranceco.com will honor at least one victor per year a $5,000 scholarship for their most readily useful performance of a advertising...
cheapautoinsuranceco.com will honor at least one victor per year a...
  • Deadline: 10/01/2018
  • Award: $5,000
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$1,000 Monitornerds Gaming Scholarship
Monitornerds.com provides financial support to female PC gamers to help them achieve their professional goals. We offer a monthly scholarship to...
Monitornerds.com provides financial support to female PC gamers to help...
  • Deadline: 10/01/2018
  • Award: $1,000
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$500 AES Engineers
THIS AWARD IS AVAILABLE TO ALL STUDENTS, REGARDLESS OF THEIR FIELD OF STUDY. Students must submit an essay of between 500 and 1,000 words in...
THIS AWARD IS AVAILABLE TO ALL STUDENTS, REGARDLESS OF THEIR FIELD OF...
  • Deadline: 10/06/2018
  • Award: $500
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$1,000 Progressive Young Artist Awards (PYAA) Scholarship Program 2018 - 2019
The scholarship will be awarded to the applicant who best demonstrates a genuine desire and goal of using their progressive style of art to bring...
The scholarship will be awarded to the applicant who best demonstrates a...
  • Deadline: 11/15/2018
  • Award: $1,000
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$1,500 Abels & Annes, P.C. Scholarship Essay Contest
The Abels & Annes, P.C. Scholarship Essay Contest The personal injury law firm of Abels & Annes, P.C. is excited to announce our second...
The Abels & Annes, P.C. Scholarship Essay Contest The personal...
  • Deadline: 12/15/2018
  • Award: $1,500
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$1,000 DearJane Medical Scholarship
DearJane Medical is where you will find a wide selection of medical products for aged care, dementia care, low care, high care, disabilities,...
DearJane Medical is where you will find a wide selection of medical...
  • Deadline: 12/20/2018
  • Award: $1,000
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$500 LA Tutors Innovation in Education Scholarship
At LA Tutors, we believe that it’s more than just the grades that make a great well-rounded student. Each one of you is creative in his or her own...
At LA Tutors, we believe that it’s more than just the grades that make a...
  • Deadline: 12/20/2018
  • Award: $500
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$500 Sleeping Angels Co. Scholarship Program
Sleeping Angels Co. cares not only about families and parents, but also wants to plan for the future. To aide with this Sleeping Angels Co. has set...
Sleeping Angels Co. cares not only about families and parents, but also...
  • Deadline: 12/30/2018
  • Award: $500
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$2,500 The 2018 RN - to - BSN Scholarship
Nursing Schools Almanac is proud to announce our second annual RN-to-BSN Scholarship. We will award a $2,500 scholarship for a nursing student to...
Nursing Schools Almanac is proud to announce our second annual RN-to-BSN...
  • Deadline: 12/31/2018
  • Award: $2,500
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1,000 The Adrian Rubin Scholarship
The Adrian Rubin Scholarship was created with our leaders of the future (current students) in mind. Over the years, college has become increasingly...
The Adrian Rubin Scholarship was created with our leaders of the future...
  • Deadline: 01/01/2019
  • Award: 1,000
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$1,000 Spread the Word on Safety Scholarship
Our Charlotte Chiropractor at Beyond Wellness Chiropractic Center, P.C. values students who decide to pursue higher education for future success. ...
Our Charlotte Chiropractor at Beyond Wellness Chiropractic Center, P.C....
  • Deadline: 01/06/2019
  • Award: $1,000
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varies American Indian Graduate Center Scholarships
The American Indian Graduate Center is a national organization headquartered in Albuquerque, New Mexico providing educational assistance to...
The American Indian Graduate Center is a national organization...
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  • Award: varies
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varies Computer Science Scholarships
According to the Institute for College Access and Success, 69% of students—that’s 7 in 10 seniors—accrued an average of $28,400 in student loan...
According to the Institute for College Access and Success, 69% of...
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  • Award: varies
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varies Go Grad Graduate Scholarships for Women
For prospective graduate students, determining how to finance a master’s degree can be overwhelming, especially when it comes to finding credible...
For prospective graduate students, determining how to finance a master’s...
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  • Award: varies
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varies Go Grad MBA Scholarships
Prospective Master of Business Administration (MBA) students typically pursue a graduate education to improve their career outcomes: develop...
Prospective Master of Business Administration (MBA) students typically...
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  • Award: varies
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varies Go Grad Scholarships for Military Veterans
As a veteran preparing for graduate school, you’ve no doubt researched your best degree options and schools, what you will need for your admission...
As a veteran preparing for graduate school, you’ve no doubt researched...
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varies MoneyGeek Prestigious Scholarship Resource
Scholarships are a great resource to reduce the cost of graduate school, but those who are able to qualify for some of the world’s most prestigious...
Scholarships are a great resource to reduce the cost of graduate school,...
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varies MoneyGeek STEM Scholarship Resource
Science, technology, engineering and math careers are in high demand, with employers of all types fighting to lure the best and brightest STEM...
Science, technology, engineering and math careers are in high demand,...
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  • Award: varies
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varies MoneyGeek Study Abroad Scholarship Resource
Studying abroad offers a tremendous opportunity to see the world, immerse yourself in a new culture and gain a new understanding of yourself and...
Studying abroad offers a tremendous opportunity to see the world,...
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varies Orange County Community Foundation Scholarship List
The Orange County Community Foundation offers this resource list for scholarships awarded by external organizations and agencies. OCCF is not...
The Orange County Community Foundation offers this resource list for...
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varies Scholarships for Single Mothers & Fathers
Single parents made up more than 15% of the undergraduate population in US colleges and universities as of 2012. According to the American Council...
Single parents made up more than 15% of the undergraduate population in...
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varies Silicon Valley Community Foundation Donor Involved Scholarships
External selection committees manage Donor Involved scholarships. Although SVCF provides oversight, appoints the selection committee and...
External selection committees manage Donor Involved scholarships....
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varies Silicon Valley Community Foundation Scholarships
Siliconi Valley Community Foundation Managed Scholarships support a variety of students. While some scholarships focus on academic achievement,...
Siliconi Valley Community Foundation Managed Scholarships support a...
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$200 Varsity Tutors Monthly College Scholarship Contest
Varsity Tutors holds a monthly $200 college scholarship contest where students must write an essay in response to a monthly prompt. Visitors to the...
Varsity Tutors holds a monthly $200 college scholarship contest where...
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  • Award: $200
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