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
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$1,000 Albacross Digital Marketing Scholarship
The Albacross scholarship will grant a $1,000 scholarship for a student who has shown a deep interest in Digital Marketing and Online Business...
The Albacross scholarship will grant a $1,000 scholarship for a student...
  • Deadline: 03/31/2019
  • Award: $1,000
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$2,500 Apartment Guide Scholarship
Apartment Guide is offering 2 scholarships of $2,500 to help pay for housing, books or tuition for the upcoming Fall 2019 semester. Eligibility...
Apartment Guide is offering 2 scholarships of $2,500 to help pay for...
  • Deadline: 04/12/2019
  • Award: $2,500
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$500 Acadia East Campground Outdoor Recreation & Tourism Scholarship
The purpose of the Acadia East Campground Outdoor Recreation & Tourism Scholarship is to provide financial support to a college student in the U.S....
The purpose of the Acadia East Campground Outdoor Recreation & Tourism...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2019
  • Award: $500
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Varies American Association of University Women (AAUW) - San Jose Local Scholarship for Women
American Association of University Women – San Jose scholarships are awarded annually to women who have a permanent home address in Campbell,...
American Association of University Women – San Jose scholarships are...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2019
  • Award: Varies
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$1,000 Corporate Responsibility & Brand Values Scholarship
Share your favorite brand and why you believe in them and win $1,000. Create a short YouTube video (2 to 3 minutes in length, no longer than 5...
Share your favorite brand and why you believe in them and win $1,000....
  • Deadline: 04/19/2019
  • Award: $1,000
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Varies Contra Costa Association of Realtors Scholarship
The Contra Costa Association of Realtors Scholarship Foundation provides college scholarship grants to qualifying students in the fields of...
The Contra Costa Association of Realtors Scholarship Foundation provides...
  • Deadline: 04/30/2019
  • Award: Varies
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$1,500 Dream Local Digital Marketing & Communications Scholarship
Dream Local Digital will award a $1,500 marketing & communications scholarship to help fund tuition along with an in-office or remote internship...
Dream Local Digital will award a $1,500 marketing & communications...
  • Deadline: 04/30/2019
  • Award: $1,500
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Varies The Bill H. James Scholarship
Eligibility Requirements *Must be a U.S. citizen *Must be African American/Black (non-Hispanic) *Undergraduate students must be entering their...
Eligibility Requirements *Must be a U.S. citizen *Must be African...
  • Deadline: 04/30/2019
  • Award: Varies
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$500 Truspine Chiropractic Scholarship 2019
Truspine is offering a Chiropractic Scholarship for undergraduate and postgraduate students with a passion for chiropractic. The winner will...
Truspine is offering a Chiropractic Scholarship for undergraduate and...
  • Deadline: 04/30/2019
  • Award: $500
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$10,000 Rizio Liberty Lipinsky Lawyer Scholarship
Open to future law students who have accepted admission into law school for the 2019/2020 academic year, and to current law school students who...
Open to future law students who have accepted admission into law school...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2019
  • Award: $10,000
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$2,000 to $10,000 Nordson BUILDS Scholarship
Nordson Corporation provides three categories of scholarships: Career & Technical, University Scholars, and Creating Equity in Industry. These...
Nordson Corporation provides three categories of scholarships: Career &...
  • Deadline: 05/15/2019
  • Award: $2,000 to $10,000
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Varies The HACU Scholarship Program
The Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities is pleased to be the administrator of scholarship opportunities provided by our partners to...
The Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities is pleased to be...
  • Deadline: 05/24/2019
  • Award: Varies
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Varies: $250; $500 Mometrix Nursing Scholarships
Must be a full-time student at a college or university in the United States and is currently an enrolled nursing student or has received their...
Must be a full-time student at a college or university in the United...
  • Deadline: 05/31/2019
  • Award: Varies: $250; $500
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$1,000.00 Abbott & Fenner Scholarship
Abbott & Fenner are committed to continuing our efforts at helping those who have the desire and ambition to succeed. The winner(s) of this annual...
Abbott & Fenner are committed to continuing our efforts at helping those...
  • Deadline: 06/14/2019
  • Award: $1,000.00
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$2,000 AmericanMuscle Automotive Scholarships
We are offering 4 currently enrolled students or high school seniors who are pursuing post-secondary education an opportunity to be awarded $2,000...
We are offering 4 currently enrolled students or high school seniors who...
  • Deadline: 06/15/2019
  • Award: $2,000
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$3,000 ExtremeTerrain’s Student Scholarships
One scholarship for $3,000 will be awarded twice a year to students who are pursuing a degree in Environmental Studies, Environmental Research,...
One scholarship for $3,000 will be awarded twice a year to students who...
  • Deadline: 06/15/2019
  • Award: $3,000
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$1,500 Caring.com Student-Caregiver Scholarship
Two scholarships of $1,500 are awarded each year to student-caregivers to help cover costs of tuition and books. Applicants must be full-time...
Two scholarships of $1,500 are awarded each year to student-caregivers...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2019
  • Award: $1,500
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$1,000 The Recovery Village Health Care Scholarship
Award will be given to a student pursuing a health-related degree program. Areas of study that will be considered include, but are not limited to,...
Award will be given to a student pursuing a health-related degree...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2019
  • Award: $1,000
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$2,500 Mesothelioma Cancer Victims Memorial Scholarships
An estimated 3,000 people are diagnosed with mesothelioma cancer every year in the US and its impact is felt for a lifetime by tens of thousands...
An estimated 3,000 people are diagnosed with mesothelioma cancer every...
  • Deadline: 07/16/2019
  • Award: $2,500
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$1,000 CDPAP Department of Edison HHC Educational Scholarship
The CDPAP Department of Edison Home Health Care offers one $1,000 educational scholarship annually. To apply, please submit a 500 – 1,000 word...
The CDPAP Department of Edison Home Health Care offers one $1,000...
  • Deadline: 08/31/2019
  • 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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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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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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  • Award: varies
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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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$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: Ended
  • Award: $2,500
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