External Opportunities

Opportunities Table
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$2,000 Montgomery County Farm Bureau Foundation Scholarship
1. Field of study must be in an agricultural related field or a field that supports agriculture. 2. Applicant, parent or guardian must be a member...
1. Field of study must be in an agricultural related field or a field...
  • Deadline: 03/03/2021
  • Award: $2,000
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Varies American Welding Society Welder Training Scholarship
The AWS Welder Training Scholarship is for students seeking welder training in a program up to two years through a trade school, community college,...
The AWS Welder Training Scholarship is for students seeking welder...
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Varies Association for Women in Aviation Maintenance (AWAM)
AWAM’s Scholarship Program supports the diverse skills required in the field of Aviation Maintenance & Technology. AWAM began its scholarship...
AWAM’s Scholarship Program supports the diverse skills required in the...
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$1,000 Bugsnag Careers in Coding
Bugsnag is proud to offer the $1,000 Careers in Coding Contest for code camp, college, or vocational students who wish to pursue a career in...
Bugsnag is proud to offer the $1,000 Careers in Coding Contest for code...
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$1,000.00 Car Loans of America
How To Apply: First, you’ll need to write us an open letter with no fewer than 1000 words on why you deserve to win this scholarship. You can write...
How To Apply: First, you’ll need to write us an open letter with no...
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$0.00 Car Title Loans California
$1,000 scholarship available to college students of all majors Exhibit notable achievement. Need to have academic excellence. We will need a...
$1,000 scholarship available to college students of all majors Exhibit...
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Varies Coca-Cola Scholars Program Scholarship
The Coca-Cola Scholars Program Scholarship is an achievement-based scholarship awarded to graduating high school seniors. Students are recognized...
The Coca-Cola Scholars Program Scholarship is an achievement-based...
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Varies Community Foundation for the Land of Lincoln
Visit CFLL’s website to learn about what awards are available and the criteria to apply.
Visit CFLL’s website to learn about what awards are available and the...
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$2,500 Credit Sesame
Our scholarship is called ‘The Financial Literacy Scholarship’ because our mission is to empower young adults to take charge of their credit and...
Our scholarship is called ‘The Financial Literacy Scholarship’ because...
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$1,000.00 Dr. Summit Shah MD Scholarship
Dr. Summit Shah has founded the Dr. Summit Shah MD Scholarship in reaction to the rising tuition costs. Dr. Summit Shah graduated as valedictorian...
Dr. Summit Shah has founded the Dr. Summit Shah MD Scholarship in...
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$3,000.00 Eagle Touch Scholarship
Technology – Students Scholarship Program This educational scholarship fund aims to give back to society and to help students in need to pursue...
Technology – Students Scholarship Program This educational scholarship...
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$0.00 Economic Secretariat Team: Young Entrepreneurs Scholarship
Open to all majors, although primarily geared towards business students.
Open to all majors, although primarily geared towards business students.
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$0.00 GFWC IL Federation of Women's Club 2020 Lorado Taft Art Scholarship
Applications can be obtained by emailing Judy at judyrader51@gmail.com The below needs to be included with your application: 1. Extracurricular...
Applications can be obtained by emailing Judy at...
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$1,000 GFWC Illinois Federation of Women's Clubs 2020 Hamilton Ridge Music Scholarship
Include the below with your application. For the application email Judy at judyrader51@gmail.com to apply: 1. Extracurricular activities 2....
Include the below with your application. For the application email Judy...
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$750 GFWC Illinois Native American Scholarship
The General Federation of Women’s Clubs (GFWC) Illinois offers this scholarship to a Native American student who is pursuing a degree at an...
The General Federation of Women’s Clubs (GFWC) Illinois offers this...
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$1000 Hallie Bagley Scholarship
Students from all majors and areas of study are encouraged to apply. An essay of 500 words is required. Applications are due by November 2020. To...
Students from all majors and areas of study are encouraged to apply. An...
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  • Award: $1000
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$2,500 Horatio Alger Association of Distinguished Americans, Inc.
The Career & Technical Scholarship Program is funded through the Horatio Alger Endowment Fund and the generosity of Association Chairman Emeritus...
The Career & Technical Scholarship Program is funded through the Horatio...
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Minimum $2,000 Illinois Association of Aggregate Producers Education Foundation Scholarship
In 2019, the IAAP Education Foundation will award up to five (5) scholarships of at least $2,000 each. These scholarships are a one-year grant. ...
In 2019, the IAAP Education Foundation will award up to five (5)...
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$1,000 Illinois Community College Faculty Association Scholarship
The Illinois Community College Faculty Association (ICCFA) offers several scholarship awards on an annual basis.
The Illinois Community College Faculty Association (ICCFA) offers...
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Varies Illinois Sheriffs’ Association
In 1979, the Illinois Sheriff’s Association established a scholarship program for college-bound students. Scholarships ranging from $500 to $1000...
In 1979, the Illinois Sheriff’s Association established a scholarship...
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$1,000.00 Illinois Women in Leadership Chrysalis Award
Application Deadline:* March 01, 2019* 11:59 CST (Midnight) Steps to apply: Go to Community Foundation website at www.cfll.org Click on banner:...
Application Deadline:* March 01, 2019* 11:59 CST (Midnight) Steps to...
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$1,000.00 Land of Lincoln Retired Teachers Association scholarship
LAND OF LINCOLN RETIRED TEACHERS ASSOCIATION CHERYL BENNER EDUCATIONAL SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION Dear Applicant: The Land of Lincoln Retired Teachers...
LAND OF LINCOLN RETIRED TEACHERS ASSOCIATION CHERYL BENNER EDUCATIONAL...
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Varies MENSA Education & Research Foundation Scholarship
Mensa Foundation scholarships are awarded on the basis of an essay that describes the applicant’s career, academic and/or vocational goals. The...
Mensa Foundation scholarships are awarded on the basis of an essay that...
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$2,500.00 Rover Scholarship
How to Enter: 1. Answer our scholarship question in 400 – 500 words (response must be written in English). 2. Put your answer in a Google doc, with...
How to Enter: 1. Answer our scholarship question in 400 – 500 words...
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$1,000.00 Scooters 'N Chairs
$1000 bi-annual scholarship for students with disabilities.
$1000 bi-annual scholarship for students with disabilities.
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  • Award: $1,000.00
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$1,000 Sharon Miller Memorial Scholarship
The Abe Lincoln Chapter of the Illinois Education Association Retired Teachers is sponsoring the Sharon Miller Memorial Scholarship for students in...
The Abe Lincoln Chapter of the Illinois Education Association Retired...
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$2000 Spring 2020 National Scholarship for College Students with Disabilities
disABLEDperson, Inc. Spring 2020 National Scholarship for College Students with Disabilities It is important to create a registration on our site...
disABLEDperson, Inc. Spring 2020 National Scholarship for College...
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$2,500 Tech Live Connect Scholarship
Students can apply that meeting the below requirements: 1. A high school senior that has already been accepted into a US college or university. 2....
Students can apply that meeting the below requirements: 1. A high school...
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$2,500 Tech Live Connect Scolarship
The Tech Live Connect Scholarship was created to support students in making the initiative to further their education beyond high school. We...
The Tech Live Connect Scholarship was created to support students in...
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$2,500.00 The Conference of Women Legislators (COWL) Scholarship
LEGISLATORS HELP WOMEN PURSUING A RETURN TO EDUCATION (Springfield) The Conference of Women Legislators (COWL), a bipartisan, bicameral, nonprofit...
LEGISLATORS HELP WOMEN PURSUING A RETURN TO EDUCATION (Springfield) The...
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$2,550.00 The Impact Scholarship for Black Students
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Varies The Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Scholarship
The Jack Kent Cooke Foundation seeks outstanding community college students with financial need for its Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship. The...
The Jack Kent Cooke Foundation seeks outstanding community college...
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$5,000 Tree Fund Scholarships
TREE Fund offers scholarships for undergraduate students who aspire to careers in arboriculture, urban forestry and related fields. Robert Felix...
TREE Fund offers scholarships for undergraduate students who aspire to...
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$2,000 Victor A. and Daisy A. Juarez Latino Scholarship
The Culturally Integrated Education for Latinos Organization (CIELO) will award at least three (3) $2,000 scholarships as part of the Victor A. and...
The Culturally Integrated Education for Latinos Organization (CIELO)...
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$1,000 Vina A. Miller Memorial Scholarship
The General Federation of Women’s Clubs (GFWC) Illinois offers this scholarship for graduating seniors, current college/trade school students,...
The General Federation of Women’s Clubs (GFWC) Illinois offers this...
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$3,000.00 Youth Forward Scholarship Program
2 prizes will be awarded for each of the three essay submission contests. One for the most votes and the other as our staff favorite. QUESTIONS TO...
2 prizes will be awarded for each of the three essay submission...
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$500.00 Zonta Club of Lincoln Women's Career Scholarship
ELIGIBILITY Any woman accepted into or currently enrolled in a professional curriculum is eligible. Past award winners are eligible to re-apply....
ELIGIBILITY Any woman accepted into or currently enrolled in a...
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  • Award: $500.00
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