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, $750, $1,000 Wheelhouse Fall 2019 Scholarship Essay Contest
Wheelhouse is proud to announce our Fall 2019 Scholarship Essay Contest! Over the past year, we’ve awarded $4,000 in scholarships to our essay...
Wheelhouse is proud to announce our Fall 2019 Scholarship Essay Contest!...
  • Deadline: 11/29/2019
  • Award: $500, $750, $1,000
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$3,000 In the Driver's Seat
The Topic of this year’s essay submissions deals with the serious implications of being a driver. In America, an average of 34,000 people die each...
The Topic of this year’s essay submissions deals with the serious...
  • Deadline: 11/30/2019
  • Award: $3,000
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$1,500 Maid Sailors Scholarship
Scholarship Overview Here at Maid Sailors, we recognize that the future will be shaped by the bold. At this very moment, young visionaries from all...
Scholarship Overview Here at Maid Sailors, we recognize that the future...
  • Deadline: 11/30/2019
  • Award: $1,500
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$1,000 Opioid Epidemic Recovery Scholarship
This scholarship is offered to any student currently enrolled in an accredited community college, undergraduate, or graduate program in the United...
This scholarship is offered to any student currently enrolled in an...
  • Deadline: 11/30/2019
  • Award: $1,000
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$2,500 Time Clock Go’s Scholarship
In order to be eligible for this scholarship award, the applicant must be attending college in the Spring 2020 semester or quarter. Applicants can...
In order to be eligible for this scholarship award, the applicant must...
  • Deadline: 11/30/2019
  • Award: $2,500
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$2,000 Upskilled Education Scholarship
The scholarship is open to all students (both Australia-based and international) who have a desire to learn and develop their education. We’d like...
The scholarship is open to all students (both Australia-based and...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2019
  • Award: $2,000
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$1,000 Virtual Phone Numbers Feature Design Contest
We are pleased to announce the 2019 United World Telecom Virtual Phone Numbers Feature Design Contest Scholarship. This scholarship has been...
We are pleased to announce the 2019 United World Telecom Virtual Phone...
  • Deadline: 12/02/2019
  • Award: $1,000
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$1,000, $1,500, and $2,500 Worthy Women's Scholarship
The application to the 2019 Worthy Women’s Scholarship is now open to women age 30 or older, who have decided to enroll in school to pursue their...
The application to the 2019 Worthy Women’s Scholarship is now open to...
  • Deadline: 12/02/2019
  • Award: $1,000, $1,500, and $2,500
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$1,000.00 Allied Van Lines Scholarship 2019
Allied Van Lines, one of the leading moving companies in America, is excited to offer a 2019 scholarship program aimed at students whose area of...
Allied Van Lines, one of the leading moving companies in America, is...
  • Deadline: 12/15/2019
  • Award: $1,000.00
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$1,000 HotelPlanner.com Graduate Technology Scholarship
The HotelPlanner Scholarship Program was designed to provide financial assistance to veterans of the United States military, along with the...
The HotelPlanner Scholarship Program was designed to provide financial...
  • Deadline: 12/15/2019
  • Award: $1,000
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$2,000 Mercer Mettl Scholarship For Emerging Leaders 2019
Mercer Mettl Scholarship for Emerging Leaders is designed to assist young leaders who show an exceptional flair for leadership and have the mettle...
Mercer Mettl Scholarship for Emerging Leaders is designed to assist...
  • Deadline: 12/15/2019
  • Award: $2,000
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$1,500 Newsome Melton Student Leadership Scholarship
Newsome Melton awards a $1,500 scholarship to a deserving student leader twice per year in the spring and fall. The deadline to apply for the...
Newsome Melton awards a $1,500 scholarship to a deserving student leader...
  • Deadline: 12/15/2019
  • Award: $1,500
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$1,000 NorthAmerican.com Military Scholarship Competition 2019
At North American Van Lines, we are committed to improving the future of any and all students throughout the continental U.S. and beyond—we believe...
At North American Van Lines, we are committed to improving the future of...
  • Deadline: 12/15/2019
  • Award: $1,000
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$1,000 The Lead Roster B2B Sales & Marketing Scholarship
The Lead Roster B2B Sales & Marketing Scholarship is a highly competitive award for high school and college students interested in sales &...
The Lead Roster B2B Sales & Marketing Scholarship is a highly...
  • Deadline: 12/15/2019
  • Award: $1,000
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$1,000 THE 2019 LAWS101.COM SCHOLARSHIP
At laws101.com, we believe that the legal profession is a noble profession – and one that protects our freedoms in this country that we hold so...
At laws101.com, we believe that the legal profession is a noble...
  • Deadline: 12/20/2019
  • Award: $1,000
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$2,000 A Sustainable Future Through Solar Energy Scholarship
Sullivan Solar Power is proud to offer “A Sustainable Future Through Solar Energy Scholarship.” $2,000 will be awarded to high school seniors or...
Sullivan Solar Power is proud to offer “A Sustainable Future Through...
  • Deadline: 12/31/2019
  • Award: $2,000
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$1,000 Automatic Pool Cover Reel Scholarship
Auto Pool Reel, a manufacturer of solar cover reel, is offering a scholarship for all students currently pursuing studies in educational...
Auto Pool Reel, a manufacturer of solar cover reel, is offering a...
  • Deadline: 12/31/2019
  • Award: $1,000
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$2,000 BUCKWHOLESALE SCHOLARSHIP
It’s that time of the year for the BuckWholesale scholarship. We would like to know what your designs look like! We want you to show us your...
It’s that time of the year for the BuckWholesale scholarship. We would...
  • Deadline: 12/31/2019
  • Award: $2,000
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Varies HKANC Scholarship
The Hong Kong Association of Northern California (HKANC) initiated a Scholarship fund designed to provide scholarships to undergraduate university...
The Hong Kong Association of Northern California (HKANC) initiated a...
  • Deadline: 12/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
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$1,000 Kirker Davis Scholarship
At Kirker Davis, our mission is simple: Empowering Clients. Achieving Results. We are committed to providing concierge level family law services to...
At Kirker Davis, our mission is simple: Empowering Clients. Achieving...
  • Deadline: 12/31/2019
  • Award: $1,000
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$1,000 National Debt Relief Scholarship
For 2019, National Debt Relief is offering a scholarship for students interested in STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) majors....
For 2019, National Debt Relief is offering a scholarship for students...
  • Deadline: 12/31/2019
  • Award: $1,000
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$1,000 Ownage’s ‘Make Us Laugh Scholarship 2019’
At Ownage Pranks, we’re passionate about bringing smiles and laughs to people’s hearts for over a decade! We’re honored to reward others who do the...
At Ownage Pranks, we’re passionate about bringing smiles and laughs to...
  • Deadline: 12/31/2019
  • Award: $1,000
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$7,500 Simplr Artificial Intelligence and Technology Scholarship
To be eligible for our scholarship contest you must be currently enrolled full time at an accredited community college, college or university, or...
To be eligible for our scholarship contest you must be currently...
  • Deadline: 12/31/2019
  • Award: $7,500
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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: 12/31/2019
  • Award: $1,000
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$3,000 + $200 Tobi.com store credit Tobi Cares Scholarship
Tobi is an online fashion label representing the casual, cool, and sexy attitude of Los Angeles. We are inspired by stylish, successful women from...
Tobi is an online fashion label representing the casual, cool, and sexy...
  • Deadline: 12/31/2019
  • Award: $3,000 + $200 Tobi.com store credit
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$1,000 Akkadian Labs Scholarship Opportunity
Akkadian Labs exists to create innovative, forward-thinking software that simplifies unified communications (UC) administration. Akkadian is an...
Akkadian Labs exists to create innovative, forward-thinking software...
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: $1,000
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$15,000 Switzer Fellowship Program
The Switzer Fellowship Program offers one-year Fellowships to highly talented graduate students in New England and California whose studies and...
The Switzer Fellowship Program offers one-year Fellowships to highly...
  • Deadline: 01/06/2020
  • Award: $15,000
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$500 Junk It Scholarship
At Junk It we are strong believers that to stay competitive you have to innovate. It’s the foundation that Junk It was built on; and it led us to...
At Junk It we are strong believers that to stay competitive you have to...
  • Deadline: 01/07/2020
  • Award: $500
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Varies eQuality Scholarship Collaborative
Applicants for all scholarships must have demonstrated service to the LGBT+ community. Applicants of all sexual orientations and gender identities...
Applicants for all scholarships must have demonstrated service to the...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2020
  • Award: Varies
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$500 Truspine Chiropractic Scholarship 2020
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: 01/31/2020
  • Award: $500
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$1,000 The Self-Publishing School Creative Writing Scholarship
Are you a student that loves to write? Do you see yourself being a writer in the future? Do you have a story to tell? If you’d like to use your...
Are you a student that loves to write? Do you see yourself being a...
  • Deadline: 02/21/2020
  • Award: $1,000
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$1,000 The SENTIENT Furniture Scholarship For Creatives
SENTIENT Furniture strives to infuse artistic ideas and thoughts into our work. We are passionate about original concepts and creative thinking. To...
SENTIENT Furniture strives to infuse artistic ideas and thoughts into...
  • Deadline: 02/28/2020
  • Award: $1,000
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$7,500 CustomerServ Scholarship
Scholarship awarded annually to a deserving student who displays a passion for continued education. Intended for a full-time student with a minimum...
Scholarship awarded annually to a deserving student who displays a...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2020
  • Award: $7,500
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$1,000 Andrew Lynch Criminal Defense Scholarship
The office of Andrew R. Lynch, P.C., would like to support the education of a student who is committed to helping people who are accused of crimes....
The office of Andrew R. Lynch, P.C., would like to support the education...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2020
  • Award: $1,000
$1,000 Andrew Lynch Criminal Defense Scholarship
The office of Andrew R. Lynch, P.C., would like to support the education of a student who is committed to helping people who are accused of crimes....
The office of Andrew R. Lynch, P.C., would like to support the education...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2020
  • Award: $1,000
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$1,000 May Law LLP Outside Scholarship
May Law LLP is dedicated to helping people in need seek the justice they deserve through devoted and steadfast representation. Our firm knows how...
May Law LLP is dedicated to helping people in need seek the justice they...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2020
  • Award: $1,000
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$1,000 Old School Labs $1,000 Scholarship
Here at Old School Labs we believe in challenging the status quo and helping others do the same. It took a team of scientists, nutritionists, and...
Here at Old School Labs we believe in challenging the status quo and...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2020
  • Award: $1,000
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$1,000 The KCCATL Merit Scholarship Program
We assist scholars pursuing nursing, medicine, trucking, EEE or applied sciences and CSE in achieving their goals. These individuals are dedicated...
We assist scholars pursuing nursing, medicine, trucking, EEE or applied...
  • Deadline: 03/16/2020
  • Award: $1,000
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$1,000 Mattress Advisor’s Sleep Science Scholarship
Our commitment to sleep science began with helping our readers understand the importance of sleep and its impact on every aspect of health and...
Our commitment to sleep science began with helping our readers...
  • Deadline: 03/20/2020
  • Award: $1,000
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$10,000 Visual Comet Award
Once a year, Visual Comet awards merit-based scholarships for students pursuing higher education with an emphasis in social and applied sciences....
Once a year, Visual Comet awards merit-based scholarships for students...
  • Deadline: 03/20/2020
  • Award: $10,000
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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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$1,000.00 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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$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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$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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$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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