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
$1,000.00 Morgan Law Group Legal Scholarship
The applicants interested in applying for the Morgan Law Group Legal Scholarship must comply with the eligibility criteria- The applicant must hold...
The applicants interested in applying for the Morgan Law Group Legal...
  • Deadline: 01/21/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
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$1000 2020 COMTO Future of Transportation Scholarship Program
Eligibility Requirement - Applicants for all scholarships must have demonstrated service to the LGBT+ community. Applicants of all sexual...
Eligibility Requirement - Applicants for all scholarships must have...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $1000
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$750 CCIS Future Contractor Scholarship
Eligibility Requirement - The CCIS Scholarship Essay Contest is open to all citizens and/residents of the United States. - Applicants must apply...
Eligibility Requirement - The CCIS Scholarship Essay Contest is open to...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $750
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$500 EnergyRates.Ca College Scholarship 2021
Eligibility Requirement - Applicants must be enrolled in an American or Canadian post-secondary educational institution, or planning to enroll in...
Eligibility Requirement - Applicants must be enrolled in an American or...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $500
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$1000 The Law Office of Daniel J. Wright Leadership Scholarship
Eligibility Requirements - This scholarship is open to any student who is currently enrolled in an accredited undergraduate, graduate, or...
Eligibility Requirements - This scholarship is open to any student who...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $1000
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$1000 Eglet Adams Community Involvement Scholarship
Eligibility Requirement - This scholarship is open to any student who is currently enrolled in an accredited undergraduate, graduate, or...
Eligibility Requirement - This scholarship is open to any student who is...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2021
  • Award: $1000
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$1000 African-American Entrepreneurs Grant — Female Award
Eligibility Requirement Talent is evenly distributed, but opportunity is not. Although African-Americans comprise 13.4% of the US population, just...
Eligibility Requirement Talent is evenly distributed, but opportunity is...
  • Deadline: 02/11/2021
  • Award: $1000
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$1000 African-American Entrepreneurs Grant — Female Award
Talent is evenly distributed, but opportunity is not. Although African-Americans comprise 13.4% of the US population, just 1% of start-ups...
Talent is evenly distributed, but opportunity is not. Although...
  • Deadline: 02/11/2021
  • Award: $1000
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$1000 African-American Entrepreneurs Grant — Male Award
Talent is evenly distributed, but opportunity is not. Although African-Americans comprise 13.4% of the US population, just 1% of start-ups...
Talent is evenly distributed, but opportunity is not. Although...
  • Deadline: 02/11/2021
  • Award: $1000
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$1,000.00 Helping People in Need Scholarship
Eligibility Criteria -This scholarship is open to any student who is currently enrolled in an accredited undergraduate, graduate, or professional...
Eligibility Criteria -This scholarship is open to any student who is...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
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$1,000.00 MARTINWREN: COMMUNITY JUSTICE SCHOLARSHIP
Eligibility Requirements -This scholarship is open to any student who is currently enrolled in an accredited undergraduate, graduate, or...
Eligibility Requirements -This scholarship is open to any student who is...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
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$1,000 Collegedunia $1000 Student Essay Scholarship
The USA witnessed more than a million international students pouring in consecutively for the third time in 2018. On an average, any international...
The USA witnessed more than a million international students pouring in...
  • Deadline: 02/21/2021
  • Award: $1,000
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$1000 Helping the Injured Scholarship
Eligibility Requirement - This scholarship is open to any student who is currently enrolled in an accredited undergraduate, graduate, or...
Eligibility Requirement - This scholarship is open to any student who is...
  • Deadline: 02/28/2021
  • Award: $1000
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$500.00 Holistic Wellness Scholarship
Eligibility Criteria -This scholarship is open to any student who is currently enrolled in an accredited undergraduate, graduate, or professional...
Eligibility Criteria -This scholarship is open to any student who is...
  • Deadline: 02/28/2021
  • Award: $500.00
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$1,000.00 Jeff Murphy Law Victims’ Rights Scholarship
Eligibility Criteria -This scholarship is open to any student who is currently enrolled in an accredited undergraduate, graduate, or professional...
Eligibility Criteria -This scholarship is open to any student who is...
  • Deadline: 02/28/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
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$1000 SCROGGINS LAW GROUP SCHOLARSHIP
Eligibility Requirement - This scholarship is open to any student who is currently enrolled in an accredited undergraduate or graduate program in...
Eligibility Requirement - This scholarship is open to any student who is...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $1000
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$1000 All American $1000 Car Review/Essay Scholarship
Any student who has secured a seat in any accredited and recognized American university is eligible for the scholarship. That means, students...
Any student who has secured a seat in any accredited and recognized...
  • Deadline: 03/21/2021
  • Award: $1000
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$1,000.00 Brad Beman Grant
Requirements -The candidate should fulfill some precise requirements when he or she applies for the Brad Beman Scholarship. The student must be the...
Requirements -The candidate should fulfill some precise requirements...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
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$1000 CarBrain Summer Scholarship 2021
Eligibility Requirement - Essay must be original and unique. - Essay must be at least 750 words. - Applicant must be at least 18 years of age. -...
Eligibility Requirement - Essay must be original and unique. - Essay...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2021
  • Award: $1000
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$1000 SarahBeth Hartlage Grant
Eligibility Requirement Any high school or college student is eligible to apply. College students must be enrolled at an accredited college or...
Eligibility Requirement Any high school or college student is eligible...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2021
  • Award: $1000
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$1000 Scholarship for First Responders & Nurses on the Frontlines of COVID-19
Eligibility Requirement - Must be a frontline worker or have a parent or guardian who has been on the frontlines; and - Must provide proof of...
Eligibility Requirement - Must be a frontline worker or have a parent or...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2021
  • Award: $1000
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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: 04/15/2021
  • Award: $1,000
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$1000 Drew Lewis Scholarship Application
Scholarship is intended for use to cover school tuition and other education related expenses. In order to meet the eligibility requirements, every...
Scholarship is intended for use to cover school tuition and other...
  • Deadline: 04/30/2021
  • Award: $1000
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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: 05/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000
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$1000 Brandy Austin Law Racial & Social Justice Scholarship, 2020
Eligibility Requirements - This scholarship is open to any student who is currently enrolled in an accredited undergraduate, graduate, or...
Eligibility Requirements - This scholarship is open to any student who...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2021
  • Award: $1000
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$2500 CodeWizardsHQ Educational Scholarship
Eligibility Requirements - High school seniors and incoming college freshman - 3.5 or higher GPA - Priority to STEM program applicants - Proof of...
Eligibility Requirements - High school seniors and incoming college...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2021
  • Award: $2500
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$1000 Gary Saitowitz Grant
Before a student applies for the Gary Saitowitz Grant, he or she needs to fulfill the necessary eligibility criteria: Eligibility Requirement - The...
Before a student applies for the Gary Saitowitz Grant, he or she needs...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2021
  • Award: $1000
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$1000 Diversity in Data Science Scholarships
Eligibility Requirement - Be of ethnic minority residing in the United States - Enrolled full or part-time in a relevant undergraduate or graduate...
Eligibility Requirement - Be of ethnic minority residing in the United...
  • Deadline: 05/08/2021
  • Award: $1000
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$2250 Impact Scholarship for Black Students
Eligibility Requirement - In an effort to build a more equitable country, the Mechanism Ventures team is funding 15 grants for Black students and...
Eligibility Requirement - In an effort to build a more equitable...
  • Deadline: 05/11/2021
  • Award: $2250
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$1000 "B. Davis Scholarship”
Please visit our website to read about us and to apply for our scholarship. While you’re there, please browse through the rest of the site to learn...
Please visit our website to read about us and to apply for our...
  • Deadline: 05/22/2021
  • Award: $1000
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$1000 Brown Kiely: Individual and Community Law Advocate Scholarship
Eligibility Requirement - This scholarship is open to any student who is currently enrolled in an accredited undergraduate, graduate, or...
Eligibility Requirement - This scholarship is open to any student who is...
  • Deadline: 05/31/2021
  • Award: $1000
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$500 The Big Sun Scholarship
Eligibility Reuqirements All student athletes are eligible regardless of the sport they are engaged in or the capacity in which they participate....
Eligibility Reuqirements All student athletes are eligible regardless of...
  • Deadline: 06/19/2021
  • Award: $500
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$1,000 Injury Doctor Scholarship
Requirements -This scholarship is judged & awarded primarily on merit & need. -Completed application must be submitted online by June 30, 2020....
Requirements -This scholarship is judged & awarded primarily on merit &...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2021
  • Award: $1,000
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$2000 Sweet James Student Leaders Scholarship
Eligibility Requirement - One $2,000 scholarship will be awarded for the Fall of 2021. - Applications will be reviewed by professionals at Sweet...
Eligibility Requirement - One $2,000 scholarship will be awarded for...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2021
  • Award: $2000
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$2000 The Little Bundle Superdad Scholarship
At Little Bundle, we never underestimate the challenges that come with being a parent — especially when you’re raising a family by yourself. That’s...
At Little Bundle, we never underestimate the challenges that come with...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2021
  • Award: $2000
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$1500 The Wells Call Annual Scholarship Contest
Eligibility Requirements - Applicants must be EITHER out-going high school seniors (graduating summer 2021) OR students currently enrolled in a...
Eligibility Requirements - Applicants must be EITHER out-going high...
  • Deadline: 07/14/2021
  • Award: $1500
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$2000 LoanMart Community Involvement Scholarship
Eligibility Requirement - Any high school student who has demonstrated community involvement through public works and services, and who lives in...
Eligibility Requirement - Any high school student who has demonstrated...
  • Deadline: 07/26/2021
  • Award: $2000
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$1000 Business and Community Scholarship
Eligibility Requirement - This scholarship is offered to any student currently enrolled in an accredited community college, undergraduate, or...
Eligibility Requirement - This scholarship is offered to any student...
  • Deadline: 08/01/2021
  • Award: $1000
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$1000 IT CAN WAIT! SCHOLARSHIP CONTEST
Applicants must be students accepted or enrolled in a college, trade school, or university as of the start of the Spring 2021 semester. - The essay...
Applicants must be students accepted or enrolled in a college, trade...
  • Deadline: 08/15/2021
  • Award: $1000
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Varies Kreeger Law Firm
“The greatest investment a person can make is in their education. That’s why the Kreeger Law Firm is proud to announce a scholarship opportunity in...
“The greatest investment a person can make is in their education. That’s...
  • Deadline: 08/15/2021
  • Award: Varies
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$1000 AmeriWell Pain Management & Wellness Scholarship
Eligibility Requirements - This scholarship is open to any student who is currently enrolled in an accredited undergraduate, graduate, or...
Eligibility Requirements - This scholarship is open to any student who...
  • Deadline: 09/01/2021
  • Award: $1000
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$1000 Olive Scholarship
Eligibility Guidelines: - Open to all currently enrolled students, majoring in Computer Science, Technology, Automotive Technology or Computer...
Eligibility Guidelines: - Open to all currently enrolled students,...
  • Deadline: 10/21/2021
  • Award: $1000
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$1000 LEGAL HELPER SCHOLARSHIP
Eligibility Requirement - This scholarship is open to any student who is currently enrolled in an accredited undergraduate, graduate, or...
Eligibility Requirement - This scholarship is open to any student who is...
  • Deadline: 12/15/2021
  • Award: $1000
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Varies College Scholarships for Hispanic and Latino Students
The Hispanic Scholarship Fund Scholarship was set up to help students with Hispanic heritage get a college degree. Awards are based on both merit...
The Hispanic Scholarship Fund Scholarship was set up to help students...
  • Deadline: 12/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
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Varies College Scholarships for LGBTQ Students
Gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender and queer students need the support of their communities to thrive in higher education. Many also need...
Gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender and queer students need the support...
  • Deadline: 12/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
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Varies College Scholarships for Minority Students
Scholarships for Students of Color Paying for college is often one of the biggest factors in choosing which school you’ll attend, or even what you...
Scholarships for Students of Color Paying for college is often one of...
  • Deadline: 12/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
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$5000 CouponBirds "Help to Save" Scholarship
Saving money is always a hot topic in today’s economy. CouponBirds is a trusted website providing all valid deals from any stores, brands, and...
Saving money is always a hot topic in today’s economy. CouponBirds is a...
  • Deadline: 12/31/2021
  • Award: $5000
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Varies Scholarships for Students
The Foundation manages over 40 scholarship funds, which were established by local individuals, families, businesses and organizations. Our...
The Foundation manages over 40 scholarship funds, which were established...
  • Deadline: 12/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
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$15000 SWITZER FOUNDATION
Eligibility Requirement The Switzer Fellowship offers one-year fellowships to highly talented graduate students from diverse academic and personal...
Eligibility Requirement The Switzer Fellowship offers one-year...
  • Deadline: 12/31/2021
  • Award: $15000
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Varies UNCF Scholarships
Eligibility Requirement - The applicants must refer to the eligibility requirements to apply for the UNCF Scholarships - The applicant must have an...
Eligibility Requirement - The applicants must refer to the eligibility...
  • Deadline: 12/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
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