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
$2,500.00 Dangers Of Vaping Scholarship
Eligibility for the Dangers of Vaping Scholarship To be eligible for the Dangers of Vaping Scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
Eligibility for the Dangers of Vaping Scholarship To be eligible for the...
  • Deadline: 12/15/2020
  • Award: $2,500.00
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$1,000 Dirk Derrick Car & Truck Accident Injury Scholarship
he Dirk Derrick Car & Truck Accident Injury Scholarship is an award for any current or soon-to-be undergraduate student in the United States who...
he Dirk Derrick Car & Truck Accident Injury Scholarship is an award for...
  • Deadline: 12/15/2020
  • Award: $1,000
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$1000 Fob James Law Firm Scholarship Contest
Eligibility Requirement - Applicants must be high school seniors that are graduating in summer 2020; or - Applicants must be currently enrolled in...
Eligibility Requirement - Applicants must be high school seniors that...
  • Deadline: 12/15/2020
  • Award: $1000
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$2000 Mercer Mettl Scholarship For Emerging Leaders 2020
Eligibility Requirement To apply for the Mercer | Mettl Scholarship For Emerging Leaders 2019, you must: - Have a minimum 3.5 GPA on a 4.0 scale. -...
Eligibility Requirement To apply for the Mercer | Mettl Scholarship For...
  • Deadline: 12/15/2020
  • Award: $2000
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$1,000.00 Paradigm Malibu Annual Depression Treatment Education Scholarship
Please submit an essay (1,000 word minimum) and tell us about your educational goals and plans for after graduation. Tell us why you feel you...
Please submit an essay (1,000 word minimum) and tell us about your...
  • Deadline: 12/15/2020
  • Award: $1,000.00
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$1,000.00 Sachs General Marketing Education Scholarship
Sachs Marketing Group is dedicated to helping to support general marketing education and is offering an annual $1,000 scholarship.
Sachs Marketing Group is dedicated to helping to support general...
  • Deadline: 12/15/2020
  • Award: $1,000.00
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$1,000 The Annual SFVBA ARS Law School Scholarship
The SFVBA Attorney Referral Service is excited to offer current law school students the opportunity to win an annual scholarship. Please submit an...
The SFVBA Attorney Referral Service is excited to offer current law...
  • Deadline: 12/15/2020
  • Award: $1,000
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$1,500 The SunTec Auto Glass Yearly Scholarship Award of $1500
Are you a gifted student who understands the value of local business? SunTec Auto Glass is pleased to announce a brand new initiative aimed at...
Are you a gifted student who understands the value of local business?...
  • Deadline: 12/15/2020
  • Award: $1,500
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Varies The Tailhook Education Foundation Scholarship
Eligibility for the grant is as follows - High school graduate and child or grandchild of a current or former Naval Aviator, Naval Flight...
Eligibility for the grant is as follows - High school graduate and child...
  • Deadline: 12/15/2020
  • Award: Varies
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$2,000.00 Tourism N Travel Small Business Scholarship
Criteria -An applicant must be graduating High School’s Senior Class in 2020 or currently enrolled in a college of business with. a3.5 or higher...
Criteria -An applicant must be graduating High School’s Senior Class in...
  • Deadline: 12/15/2020
  • Award: $2,000.00
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$1000 Certa Law Personal Injury & Wrongful Death Scholarship
  • Deadline: 12/20/2020
  • Award: $1000
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$1,000.00 Accident Helper’s Scholarship 2020
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: 12/30/2020
  • Award: $1,000.00
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$3,000 $3000 COUPONS PLUS DEALS SCHOLARSHIP
Saving money is always a hot subject. Coupons Plus Deals is one of the best websites that offers the latest coupons and discount codes for plenty...
Saving money is always a hot subject. Coupons Plus Deals is one of the...
  • Deadline: 12/31/2020
  • Award: $3,000
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$1,000 2020 HOTH SEO Scholarship Program
The HOTH is an SEO company specializing in content marketing and link building and promotes education in digital marketing and search engine...
The HOTH is an SEO company specializing in content marketing and link...
  • Deadline: 12/31/2020
  • Award: $1,000
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$1,500.00 ANNUAL $1500 R3 STEM CELL SCHOLARSHIP
R3 Stem Cell Scholarship Qualifications – Applicants must be an American citizen and at least 18 years of age. – Must possess a current grade point...
R3 Stem Cell Scholarship Qualifications – Applicants must be an American...
  • Deadline: 12/31/2020
  • Award: $1,500.00
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$1000 BOSTER SCHOLARSHIP
Eligibility Requirements 1. Applicants must provide proof that they have been accepted into a research position in biology or medical-related lab...
Eligibility Requirements 1. Applicants must provide proof that they have...
  • Deadline: 12/31/2020
  • Award: $1000
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$1,000.00 California Tour Guide Scholarship
At The Zebra, we know better than most just what a pain buying car insurance can be. We also know that students suffer from higher-than-average...
At The Zebra, we know better than most just what a pain buying car...
  • Deadline: 12/31/2020
  • Award: $1,000.00
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$3,000 Climate Change & Global Warming Scholarship Opportunity
The Dietspotlight.com Research Leadership Scholarship Program was created in hopes that it may encourage students in various health fields to work...
The Dietspotlight.com Research Leadership Scholarship Program was...
  • Deadline: 12/31/2020
  • Award: $3,000
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$1000 Connecticut Domestic Violence Information Center’s Good Samaritan Scholarship
Eligibility Requirements - The candidates who are enrolled for an undergraduate, graduate, law studies, or are an incoming college freshen in an...
Eligibility Requirements - The candidates who are enrolled for an...
  • Deadline: 12/31/2020
  • Award: $1000
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Varies Education Scholarships
Eligibility Requirements Early childhood education (ECE) scholarships can be found nearly anywhere, from your local grocer to international...
Eligibility Requirements Early childhood education (ECE) scholarships...
  • Deadline: 12/31/2020
  • Award: Varies
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$1000 Expicare Nursing Agency Excellence in Care Scholarship, 2020
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: 12/31/2020
  • Award: $1000
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$1,000 Hoskins, Turco, Lloyd & Lloyd Scholarship for Veterans and Their Families
Hoskins, Turco, Lloyd & Lloyd is proud to announce the Scholarship for Veterans and Their Families, worth $1000. This scholarship is awarded twice...
Hoskins, Turco, Lloyd & Lloyd is proud to announce the Scholarship for...
  • Deadline: 12/31/2020
  • Award: $1,000
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Varies Introducing Our Justice In Action Program Scholarships
Eligibility Requirements - This program is a start to finish program (visual representation below) which will help future lawyers throughout their...
Eligibility Requirements - This program is a start to finish program...
  • Deadline: 12/31/2020
  • Award: Varies
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Varies Naval Reserve Officers Training Corps (NROTC) Scholarship
We take great pride in helping young students find solutions to the high cost of college education. The NROTC Scholarship Program offers students...
We take great pride in helping young students find solutions to the high...
  • Deadline: 12/31/2020
  • Award: Varies
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$5,000 Pacific Bay Recovery $5000 Scholarship
This 2020 marks an exciting opportunity for existing college students and those planning to attend in the 2021 calendar year! Pacific Bay Recovery...
This 2020 marks an exciting opportunity for existing college students...
  • Deadline: 12/31/2020
  • Award: $5,000
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$1,000.00 Peace of Mind 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: 12/31/2020
  • Award: $1,000.00
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$1,000.00 People Helping People 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: 12/31/2020
  • Award: $1,000.00
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Varies Scholarships for African-American Students
Eligibility Requirements Any financial aid you can get for college is great, but scholarships and grants are the most highly prized since you won’t...
Eligibility Requirements Any financial aid you can get for college is...
  • Deadline: 12/31/2020
  • Award: Varies
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$3000 Scholarships for audiology students
Eligibility Requirement - Be a current undergraduate student planning to pursue graduate studies in audiology. - Be a current graduate student in...
Eligibility Requirement - Be a current undergraduate student planning to...
  • Deadline: 12/31/2020
  • Award: $3000
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Varies Scholarships for Hispanic & Latinx Students
Eligibility Requirements In many situations, grants and scholarships are the same. But sometimes, the awarding of a grant is based more on...
Eligibility Requirements In many situations, grants and scholarships are...
  • Deadline: 12/31/2020
  • Award: Varies
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$500 STEM Lights Me Up Scholarship
It’s really great to see more and more students interested in being a part of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) subjects. We want...
It’s really great to see more and more students interested in being a...
  • Deadline: 12/31/2020
  • Award: $500
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$2,500.00 The #TransgenderFirst Scholarship
Applicants must: Identify as Transgender Plan to pursue a degree, or currently pursuing a degree, at an accredited U.S. post-secondary...
Applicants must: Identify as Transgender Plan to pursue a degree, or...
  • Deadline: 12/31/2020
  • Award: $2,500.00
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$1,000 The Easton & Easton College Scholarship
Easton & Easton, LLP is proud to announce a scholarship opportunity to support the advancement of post-secondary education. By investing in the...
Easton & Easton, LLP is proud to announce a scholarship opportunity to...
  • Deadline: 12/31/2020
  • Award: $1,000
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$2000 The Huggable Supermom Scholarship
-Eligibility Requirement - Must be a graduating high school senior in your final semester who has been accepted to university or must be currently...
-Eligibility Requirement - Must be a graduating high school senior in...
  • Deadline: 12/31/2020
  • Award: $2000
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$1500 The Johns Law Firm – Scholarship Contest
Eligibility Requirement Applicants must be high school seniors that are graduating in summer 2020; or Applicants must be currently enrolled in a...
Eligibility Requirement Applicants must be high school seniors that are...
  • Deadline: 12/31/2020
  • Award: $1500
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varies The Little Bundle Supermom Scholarship
To be eligible for this scholarship, you must meet the requirements below. Please read the requirements carefully to ensure you meet eligibility...
To be eligible for this scholarship, you must meet the requirements...
  • Deadline: 12/31/2020
  • Award: varies
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$5000 The Singer Diversity in Fashion Scholarship
Eligibility Requirement - To further its commitment to higher education and to foster diversity in fashion, SINGER® is offering this scholarship to...
Eligibility Requirement - To further its commitment to higher education...
  • Deadline: 12/31/2020
  • Award: $5000
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$3000 Future Leaders in Technology Scholarship
The tech industry sets out to serve a remarkably diverse world. To accomplish this, the industry itself has to reflect that world. At Virtasant, we...
The tech industry sets out to serve a remarkably diverse world. To...
  • Deadline: 01/01/2021
  • Award: $3000
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Varies Scholarships for Students With Mental Health Problems
Eligibility Requirements Requirements will vary based on the different scholarships
Eligibility Requirements Requirements will vary based on the different...
  • Deadline: 01/01/2021
  • Award: Varies
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$1,000.00 VISUAL ARTS SCHOLARSHIP
ELIGIBILITY Applicants must be registered as a full-time student in an art degree program for the 2020 school year and must be pursuing a...
ELIGIBILITY Applicants must be registered as a full-time student in an...
  • Deadline: 01/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
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Varies ACEC SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION
Deadline to Submit: 5:00pm on January 13, 2021 ACEC California will be awarding up to $50,000 in scholarships for qualified engineering and...
Deadline to Submit: 5:00pm on January 13, 2021 ACEC California will...
  • Deadline: 01/13/2021
  • Award: Varies
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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
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 — 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 — 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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