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 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 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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$1,500 The Law Offices of Randolph Rice College Scholarship
Here at the Law Offices of Randolph Rice, we understand that the leaders of tomorrow are working and often sacrificing to receive an education...
Here at the Law Offices of Randolph Rice, we understand that the leaders...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $1,500
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$1,000 Novi Money $1,000 Scholarship
Novi Money, a financial institution that enables you to seamlessly manage your financial life, is excited to offer its inaugural semesterly...
Novi Money, a financial institution that enables you to seamlessly...
  • Deadline: 05/11/2020
  • Award: $1,000
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$500 1FCA Financial Champions Scholarship.
1FirstCashAdvance Financial Help, LLC is committed to connecting borrowers to reliable lenders. By facilitating access to various types of...
1FirstCashAdvance Financial Help, LLC is committed to connecting...
  • Deadline: 05/15/2020
  • Award: $500
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$1,000.00 B. Davis Scholarship
This Scholarship is available to all high school juniors and seniors as well as all students currently registered in any post secondary...
This Scholarship is available to all high school juniors and seniors as...
  • Deadline: 05/22/2020
  • Award: $1,000.00
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$5,000 Worgul, Sarna & Ness, Criminal Defense Attorneys, LLC scholarship program
We are proud to announce the renewal of our scholarship for the 2019-2020 school year. At Worgul, Sarna & Ness, Criminal Defense Attorneys, LLC, we...
We are proud to announce the renewal of our scholarship for the...
  • Deadline: 05/31/2020
  • Award: $5,000
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$1,000 AX Control, Inc. Academic Scholarship
AX Control, Inc. is awarding a scholarship to one lucky student who best exemplifies his or her passion for our nation’s small businesses by...
AX Control, Inc. is awarding a scholarship to one lucky student who best...
  • Deadline: 06/01/2020
  • Award: $1,000
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$500 Helping Hands Scholarship
FindCNAClasses is proud to present our second annual Helping Hands Scholarship Program. There are two missions for the program: the first mission...
FindCNAClasses is proud to present our second annual Helping Hands...
  • Deadline: 06/01/2020
  • Award: $500
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$10,000 The John Fife Female Business Leadership Encouragement Scholarship
Women or female identifying candidates in their junior or senior year at any accredited college or university, pursuing a business-related...
Women or female identifying candidates in their junior or senior year at...
  • Deadline: 06/13/2020
  • Award: $10,000
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$2,500 AUTO SAFETY AND TECHNOLOGY SCHOLARSHIP
Rosenberg & Gluck, L.L.P. will be awarding a $2,500 scholarship to a deserving student for writing an essay about the influence of technology on...
Rosenberg & Gluck, L.L.P. will be awarding a $2,500 scholarship to a...
  • Deadline: 06/15/2020
  • Award: $2,500
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$1,500 Friedman & Simon, L.L.P. 2020 $1,500 Academic Scholarship
Friedman & Simon, L.L.P. awards an annual $1,500 academic-based scholarship to a deserving student who is pursuing a higher education at an...
Friedman & Simon, L.L.P. awards an annual $1,500 academic-based...
  • Deadline: 06/15/2020
  • Award: $1,500
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$1,000 Impact on the Community Scholarship
New York attorneys at Silberstein, Awad & Miklos, P.C. strive to bring the highest quality of service and ethics to every case. Following this...
New York attorneys at Silberstein, Awad & Miklos, P.C. strive to bring...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2020
  • Award: $1,000
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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: 06/30/2020
  • Award: $1,000
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$1,000 Drug-Rehabs.org Health Care Scholarship
Drug-Rehabs.org has created a $1,000 scholarship for students pursuing a health-related course of study. Areas of study that will be considered can...
Drug-Rehabs.org has created a $1,000 scholarship for students pursuing a...
  • Deadline: 07/01/2020
  • Award: $1,000
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$1,500 Cottrell Law Office Scholarship
Did you know that drivers 15-19 years old make up the largest proportion of distracted drivers in fatal car crashes? According to a Teen Distracted...
Did you know that drivers 15-19 years old make up the largest proportion...
  • Deadline: 08/01/2020
  • Award: $1,500
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$1,500 Levinson Law Group Annual Scholarship Contest
We at the Levinson Law Group are passionate advocates against drunk driving. As sponsors of MADD (Mothers Against Drunk Driving), we commit...
We at the Levinson Law Group are passionate advocates against drunk...
  • Deadline: 08/01/2020
  • Award: $1,500
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$1,000 Patrick Henry Maddren Scholarship
The Patrick Henry Maddren Scholarship has been created to help one student defray the high cost of university tuition. Patrick believes that...
The Patrick Henry Maddren Scholarship has been created to help one...
  • Deadline: 08/01/2020
  • Award: $1,000
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$1,000 Teachinguide Online Learning Scholarship
Teachinguide would like to help and empower the online learning community. We recognize that there are a lot of talented and creative online...
Teachinguide would like to help and empower the online learning...
  • Deadline: 08/01/2020
  • Award: $1,000
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$1,000 CANNELLONI RECIPES SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
The main idea of this scholarship program is to support students which are facing monetary problem to fund their education. This plan will provide...
The main idea of this scholarship program is to support students which...
  • Deadline: 09/01/2020
  • 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 Finance Degree Scholarships
The website includes a wide variety of finance degree scholarships. Read the instructions for each one carefully. They have different requirements...
The website includes a wide variety of finance degree scholarships. Read...
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  • Award: Varies
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$2,000 Fundera Scholarship
Fundera will award $2,000 for the best entry every semester. The scholarship will be awarded in check form, made payable directly to the university...
Fundera will award $2,000 for the best entry every semester. The...
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  • Award: $2,000
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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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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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  • Award: varies
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$2,500 LendUp Opportunity Scholarship
Hey there! We’re LendUp, a socially responsible lender on a mission to provide anyone with a path to better financial health. We build technology,...
Hey there! We’re LendUp, a socially responsible lender on a mission to...
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  • Award: $2,500
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varies MBA Scholarships
General MBA scholarships that do not have specific limitations, beneficiaries, or purposes. General scholarships are open to all students and do...
General MBA scholarships that do not have specific limitations,...
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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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$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...
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  • Award: $1,000
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varies Scholarships for Graduate Students
With over 53 billion dollars in funding available for graduate students to support the careers of their dreams, it can be a challenge to find the...
With over 53 billion dollars in funding available for graduate students...
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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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