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
$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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$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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$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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$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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$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 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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$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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$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 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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  • Award: Varies
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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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$1,000 Ascent $1,000 Scholarship Giveaway
No Essay Required, Here’s all you have to do: -Follow Ascent Student Loans on at least one social media channel (Instagram, Facebook, YouTube,...
No Essay Required, Here’s all you have to do: -Follow Ascent Student...
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  • Award: $1,000
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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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$500 DirectLoansLenders Scholarship
Well-educated young people are the future of humanity and we hope they will make the world a better place, provided they have the necessary...
Well-educated young people are the future of humanity and we hope they...
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  • Award: $500
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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 Gilroy Foundation Scholarships
Gilroy Foundation awarded its first scholarship in 1999. It was the Julie and Richard Hayes award for $250. That was just the beginning of our...
Gilroy Foundation awarded its first scholarship in 1999. It was the...
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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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$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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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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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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$2500 Power to Present Scholarship
All applicants for the Power to Present Scholarship must meet the following eligibility requirements: - Must be entering or enrolled at an...
All applicants for the Power to Present Scholarship must meet the...
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  • Award: $2500
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$0.00 Scholarships for Education Students
If you’re thinking about earning an education degree or attending graduate school, it’s likely that cost will be a determining factor. A federal...
If you’re thinking about earning an education degree or attending...
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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 Scholarships for Social Work Students
To help those dedicated to helping others fund their education and pursue such a worthy career, we’ve come up with a list of 30 great scholarships...
To help those dedicated to helping others fund their education and...
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  • Award: Varies
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