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
Varies American Indian Science and Engineering Society (AISES) Scholarships for 2020-2021
The American Indian Science and Engineering Society (AISES) helps students move forward in their educational journeys by providing a wide range of...
The American Indian Science and Engineering Society (AISES) helps...
  • Deadline: 03/31/2020
  • Award: Varies
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$1,000 Annual iSeeCars Future Entrepreneurs Scholarship
iSeeCars.com will award $1,000 to a college student who has a demonstrated interest in entrepreneurship or has plans to become an entrepreneur. The...
iSeeCars.com will award $1,000 to a college student who has a...
  • Deadline: 03/31/2020
  • Award: $1,000
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$1,000 Bonsai Finance Entrepreneur Scholarship
The Bonsai Finance Entrepreneur Scholarship celebrates the entrepreneurial spirit in high performing students. At Bonsai Finance, we believe the...
The Bonsai Finance Entrepreneur Scholarship celebrates the...
  • Deadline: 03/31/2020
  • Award: $1,000
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$1,000 Bonsai Finance Entrepreneur Scholarship
The Bonsai Finance Entrepreneur Scholarship celebrates the entrepreneurial spirit in high performing students. At Bonsai Finance, we believe the...
The Bonsai Finance Entrepreneur Scholarship celebrates the...
  • Deadline: 03/31/2020
  • Award: $1,000
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$10,000 CCAR Scholarship Foundation
The Contra Costa Association of Realtors Scholarship Foundation provides scholarship awards of up to $10,000 to qualified students residing in...
The Contra Costa Association of Realtors Scholarship Foundation provides...
  • Deadline: 03/31/2020
  • Award: $10,000
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Varies Chinese Government Scholarships for International Students
For supporting academically excellent aspirants from all around the world, the Chinese Government is providing scholarships for those brightest...
For supporting academically excellent aspirants from all around the...
  • Deadline: 03/31/2020
  • Award: Varies
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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: 03/31/2020
  • Award: Varies
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Varies Jewish Community Federation and Endowment Fund Scholarship
The Federation provides scholarships for students to attend undergraduate or graduate programs at accredited nonprofit colleges or universities....
The Federation provides scholarships for students to attend...
  • Deadline: 03/31/2020
  • Award: Varies
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varies JVS Scholarship Program
In partnership with private donors, the JVS Scholarship Program provides qualified Jewish students whose primary residence is in the Greater Los...
In partnership with private donors, the JVS Scholarship Program provides...
  • Deadline: 03/31/2020
  • Award: varies
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$5,000 Kisling, Nestico & Redick, Don't Text and Drive Scholarship
Texting while driving contributes to nearly 25 percent of all automobile accidents each year. According to data from the National Safety Council,...
Texting while driving contributes to nearly 25 percent of all automobile...
  • Deadline: 03/31/2020
  • Award: $5,000
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$4,000.00 Mesothelioma Cancer Alliance Scholarship
The Mesothelioma Cancer Alliance is proud to award $4,000 to one student each semester whose life has been impacted by cancer. The purpose of this...
The Mesothelioma Cancer Alliance is proud to award $4,000 to one student...
  • Deadline: 03/31/2020
  • Award: $4,000.00
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$1,000 Modern Castle $1,000 Scholarship
The entire team at Modern Castle was fortunate enough to be able to attend 4-year universities. It’s our hope that we can help support others to...
The entire team at Modern Castle was fortunate enough to be able to...
  • Deadline: 03/31/2020
  • Award: $1,000
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$1,000.00 Sleepopolis Scholarship
Sleepopolis believes deeply in the value of education and giving back. My college experience and education helped prepare me for both personal and...
Sleepopolis believes deeply in the value of education and giving back....
  • Deadline: 03/31/2020
  • Award: $1,000.00
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$500 Swing of Things $500 College Scholarship
Starting your college education can be a big step and a big change in your life. We want to know how you plan on making the transition and get into...
Starting your college education can be a big step and a big change in...
  • Deadline: 03/31/2020
  • Award: $500
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$5,000.00 The Krist Law Firm National Scholarship
The Krist Law Firm, P.C. has built its success on integrity and ethical work, bringing trial-worthy preparation to each of its cases, and having...
The Krist Law Firm, P.C. has built its success on integrity and ethical...
  • Deadline: 03/31/2020
  • Award: $5,000.00
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$500 2020 Pritchard Injury Firm Scholarship Contest
There are a number of ways you can get hurt doing everyday things. Whether it’s falling on the job, slipping in icy or wet conditions, or even...
There are a number of ways you can get hurt doing everyday...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: $500
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$750 Elevate Mental Health Awareness Scholarship
The Elevate Mental Health Awareness Scholarship is dedicated to my mom Sherise Rosser, a wonderful woman who taught me the power of authenticity,...
The Elevate Mental Health Awareness Scholarship is dedicated to my mom...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: $750
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$500 Elevate Women in Technology Scholarship
From shaping our behavior, to shifting our beliefs, to redesigning our interactions, technology is rapidly changing the world. The rise of...
From shaping our behavior, to shifting our beliefs, to redesigning our...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: $500
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$1,000 InvestmentZen $1k Financial Future Scholarship
General Program Information InvestmentZen aims to promote a lifetime of financial responsibility which starts as soon as we start managing our own...
General Program Information InvestmentZen aims to promote a lifetime of...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: $1,000
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$1,000 Mattress Nerd's Sustainability Scholarship
Mattress Nerd has been paying attention to the many voices of students across the globe who have recently been calling for a change in our living...
Mattress Nerd has been paying attention to the many voices of students...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: $1,000
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$1,500 Oasis Recovery Center Scholarship
This scholarship was created out of a desire to join collectively with those seeking financial assistance, to uplift and empower trauma survivors....
This scholarship was created out of a desire to join collectively with...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: $1,500
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$1,000 Stop Texting & Driving Video Scholarship
The Texting and Driving Statistics Are Staggering Drivers are 23 times more likely to be in an accident if they are texting while driving. –...
The Texting and Driving Statistics Are Staggering Drivers are 23 times...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: $1,000
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$500 Teacher.org's Inspire Our Future Scholarship
Teacher.org believes that teachers have the power to inspire our future. Your dedication to the field of education is immensely commendable....
Teacher.org believes that teachers have the power to inspire our future....
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: $500
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$1,000 Washington Hospital Service League
The Washington Hospital Service League awards the following scholarships annually to students who are pursuing studies in a health-related field...
The Washington Hospital Service League awards the following scholarships...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: $1,000
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$1,000 Women in Computing Scholarship
Dotcom-Monitor would like to encourage and support female undergraduate students who are pursuing careers in computing by assisting them with the...
Dotcom-Monitor would like to encourage and support female undergraduate...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: $1,000
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$4,500 Preply Essay Scholarship
We are happy to announce our annual essay scholarship. Below, the general conditions and eligibility requirements: To participate, the contestants...
We are happy to announce our annual essay scholarship. Below, the...
  • Deadline: 04/02/2020
  • Award: $4,500
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$5,000 ITS California and California Transportation Foundation 2020 Scholarships
ITSCA recognizes the importance of recruiting students into our industry. Each year, ITSCA offers scholarships to students who wish to advance...
ITSCA recognizes the importance of recruiting students into our...
  • Deadline: 04/03/2020
  • Award: $5,000
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$1,000 West Coast Trial Lawyers General Scholarship
At West Coast Trial Lawyers, our Los Angeles car accident lawyers value education and helping students in need. We recognize that law school...
At West Coast Trial Lawyers, our Los Angeles car accident lawyers value...
  • Deadline: 04/04/2020
  • Award: $1,000
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$500, $1,000 2020 CHINESE AMERICAN LIBRARIANS ASSOCIATION (CALA) SCHOLARSHIPS
The Chinese American Library Association (CALA) offers several scholarship opportunities which are designed to encourage professional and...
The Chinese American Library Association (CALA) offers several...
  • Deadline: 04/05/2020
  • Award: $500, $1,000
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Varies 2020 Lime Connect Fellowship Program
The Lime Connect Fellowship Program For Students with Disabilities is our flagship program in the U.S. designed for highly accomplished rising...
The Lime Connect Fellowship Program For Students with Disabilities is...
  • Deadline: 04/05/2020
  • Award: Varies
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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: 04/15/2020
  • Award: Varies
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$350 ASMZINE Scholarship
ASMZINE announces our annual college scholarship. We would like to offer a scholarship for students interested in Technology and Blogging. In order...
ASMZINE announces our annual college scholarship. We would like to offer...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2020
  • Award: $350
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$2,500 EMILY M. HEWITT MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
This scholarship is administered through a Fund created by the Hewitt family to honor Emily M. Hewitt and to honor a student who shared her love of...
This scholarship is administered through a Fund created by the Hewitt...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2020
  • Award: $2,500
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$1,500 OutdoorStack’s Financial Aid Program 2020
At OutdoorStack, we’re passionate about outdoor activities, and we want to help others who are passionate about outdoors. Outdoor activities such...
At OutdoorStack, we’re passionate about outdoor activities, and we want...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2020
  • Award: $1,500
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$2,500 STEPHEN K. STOCKING MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
Steve was also a teacher, an author and a docent at Calaveras Big Trees State Park as well as a park naturalist at Sequoia National Park. He...
Steve was also a teacher, an author and a docent at Calaveras Big Trees...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2020
  • Award: $2,500
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$1,000 Wieand Law Firm, LLC Legal Scholarship
Whether it’s defending the rights of the accused, or helping resolve civil matters, the attorneys and legal professionals have an important role to...
Whether it’s defending the rights of the accused, or helping resolve...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2020
  • Award: $1,000
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$5,000 2020 Bill King Scholarship
The Oakland Athletics Community Fund will award one scholarship to an undergraduate college student that is majoring in journalism or broadcasting;...
The Oakland Athletics Community Fund will award one scholarship to an...
  • Deadline: 04/17/2020
  • Award: $5,000
$1,000 Couponing in College $1,000 Scholarship Contest
College is expensive, and many college students don’t know about the power of coupons to save money and extend their budget while in school....
College is expensive, and many college students don’t know about the...
  • Deadline: 04/17/2020
  • Award: $1,000
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$1,000 Knoji Corporate Responsibility & Brand Values Scholarship
At Knoji, we seek to promote positive brand values. In today’s rapidly-changing world, it is more important than ever for businesses large and...
At Knoji, we seek to promote positive brand values. In today’s...
  • Deadline: 04/17/2020
  • Award: $1,000
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$5,000 Student Loan Hero $1K Scholarship
Student Loan Hero, an unbiased solution to organize, manage, and repay your student loans, is thrilled to award two (2) $5,000 main prize and four...
Student Loan Hero, an unbiased solution to organize, manage, and repay...
  • Deadline: 04/24/2020
  • Award: $5,000
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$1,000 Belmark tru-IMPACT® Award
Your future is right around the corner. You’re probably excited about the next step in your educational journey. And you should be, because it’s an...
Your future is right around the corner. You’re probably excited about...
  • Deadline: 04/30/2020
  • Award: $1,000
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$1,000 Growthink’s Annual $1,000 Student Business Plan Scholarship
We created the Growthink business plan scholarship to help foster the next generation of entrepreneurs and business owners. To encourage more...
We created the Growthink business plan scholarship to help foster the...
  • Deadline: 04/30/2020
  • Award: $1,000
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$500 or remote internship position Marketing & Communications Scholarship and Internship
Dream Local Digital is an online digital marketing company and a leader in the online marketing industry. With social media, video, and advertising...
Dream Local Digital is an online digital marketing company and a leader...
  • Deadline: 04/30/2020
  • Award: $500 or remote internship position
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$1,000 The Kay-Grant Group Scholarship
The Kay-Grant Group is a real estate agent group located in Scottdale, AZ committed to bettering all generations through education. For this...
The Kay-Grant Group is a real estate agent group located in Scottdale,...
  • Deadline: 04/30/2020
  • Award: $1,000
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$1,000 $1000 Civil Justice Scholarship
As one of the top personal injury law firms in Baltimore, the Greenberg Law Office appreciates the value of education as well as the ever...
As one of the top personal injury law firms in Baltimore, the Greenberg...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $1,000
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$1,000 $1000 HealthGrad.com Leadership Scholarship
As our way of giving back to future leaders in healthcare, Healthgrad.com is pleased to announce our annual Healthcare Leadership Scholarship for...
As our way of giving back to future leaders in healthcare,...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $1,000
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$1,000 Data Science Diversity Scholarship
Diversity in tech and data science is sorely lacking as the chart to the right shows. Diversity data and research shows that the tech and data...
Diversity in tech and data science is sorely lacking as the chart to the...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $1,000
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$0.00 Junk Car Medics Scholarship
At Junk Car Medics we are committed to paying cash for junk cars and we are also committed to helping students with their education. With the cost...
At Junk Car Medics we are committed to paying cash for junk cars and we...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $0.00
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$1,000 Lotus Wellness Center Health Helper Scholarship
Along with feeling fortunate to be able to do the work we do, the doctors at Lotus Wellness Center know the benefits of education when it comes to...
Along with feeling fortunate to be able to do the work we do, the...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $1,000
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$1,422 SJSU School of Information - Special Session Scholarships for New Students
New students in special session who are starting the MLIS or MARA program in spring 2018 are encouraged to apply for the Special Session...
New students in special session who are starting the MLIS or MARA...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $1,422
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