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​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​                                                                 Outside Scholarship Opportunities

Below are outside organizations which each respectively have their own applications, criteria, deadlines, etc.  Please note that each of these organizations has their own staff/personnel available for questions and information regarding their scholarship offerings, please follow the below links for any scholarship and contact information:

 

 
ORGANIZATION/SCHOLARSHIP ​DESCRIPTION DETAILS





 Boling Rice, LLC Scholarship​




Writing and submitting a 500+ word essay on the following topic:

 
Distracted driving has become an increasing problem in the United States, and the growing popularity and availability of smartphones is often cited as a significant factor in this increase. While many states have imposed limitations on the way that drivers may use personal electronic devices, the effectiveness of these laws is not yet clear. What changes or new measures could be adopted in order to reduce the risk that cellphone use poses to other motorists, pedestrians, or bicyclists?

DEADLINE: January 15, 2016

 


 


 

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Rosenfeld Injury Lawyers Single Mothers' Scholarship​
Write a 500+ word essay on the advantages of going back to school while caring for your children as a mother. How do you believe motherhood has helped prepare you for the challenges that you will face as a student?


DEADLINE: January 15, 2016



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Orange County Mensa Scholarship Program


All it takes is for interested students to submit on line an entry form with an essay of 550 words or fewer stating their scholastic and vocational goals. The only other requirement is that each applicant must be enrolled in a degree program in an accredited U.S. institution of higher learning during the academic year following the application date, that is, in the fall semester, 2015.  

DEADLINE: January 15, 2016


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Technology Addiction​ Scholarship
Young people spend an average of 7.5 hours a day consuming media--and this doesn't include computer use for schoolwork--according to the Kaiser Family Foundation. With technology always at the ready at your fingertips, it can be a challenge to unplug. But taking a break from technology is healthy for both the mind and body.

DEADLINE: January 30, 2016​



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Association for Women in Mathematics​

This essay contest is open to students in the following categories:

  • Grades 6-8
  • Grades 9-12
  • Undergraduate

At least one winning submission will be chosen from each category.

Your essay should be based primarily on an interview with a woman currently working in a mathematical career. The submission must be in essay form, not just a transcript of your interview.

DEADLINE: January 31, 2016


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Reconnect Hungary
ReConnect Hungary, the Hungarian Birthright Program, is offering a scholarship worth $2,500 for qualified young adults to participate in its unique cultural, educational and social immersion program.  All those aged 18-28, of any Hungarian ancestry, born in the US or Canada, are urged to apply.​​

DEADLINE: January 31, 2016


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The Levin Firm Scholarship​ 
Applicants must submit a 500+ word essay on the following topic: Millions of people each year are injured in accidents involving cars and other motor vehicles. What are some ways the law can be changed in order to make our roads and highways safer? Out of the pool of applicants, we will choose five finalists. We will then post the five finalists’ essays on our blog and our social media pages.

DEADLINE: February 15, 2016


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​California Strawberries
First-time applicants must have a parent that is currently employed as a California strawberry fieldworker for the current and prior two harvest seasons. (Applicants may also qualify if they are employed as a California strawberry fieldworker).​​

DEADLINE: February 15, 2016


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​ROTC Scholarship
All applicants must be a U.S. citizen enrolled in ROTC, be of good moral character, demonstrate academic excellence, have the potential to serve as an officer in the United States Armed Forces, and have a financial need.

DEADLINE: February 16, 2016

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Veterans United Foundation Scholarship

Award - Twenty bi-annual $2,000 scholarships to help pay for tuition and books. 

 


Eligible Applicants:

  • A current active-duty service member
  • Veteran of the United States Armed Forces
  • Spouse of a service member of veteran
  • Surviving spouse or child of a fallen service member
  • Child of a service member of veteran
GPA Requirements: 2.5 

Must be current student (undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral are acceptable) 

DEADLINE: March 7, 2016

 


 

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Floral Park 
 


 

The Floral Park Neighborhood Association plans to award four scholarships in the amount of $1,000 each to graduating seniors from a Santa Ana high school (including SAUSD, OCHSA and other charter schools) to further their education at a college or university. In addition, FPNA plans to award one $1,000 scholarship to a Santa Ana College student.

DEADLINE: March 11, 2016


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Santa Ana Public Schools Foundation



 

Scholarships Vary 
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DEADLINE: ​​March 12, 2016

 


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​Damore, Delgado, Romanik Damore
$500 General Scholarship to any degree-seeking student enrolled in an academic program at either the undergraduate or graduate level.

DEADLINE: March 15, 2016

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Michael A. Hunter
Memorial Scholarship
The Orange County Community Foundation offers a wide range of scholarships for students working to fulfill their educational goals.  Applying for an OCCF scholarship is simple.  Your dream of a college education is one that we and your community share with you.  ​​

DEADLINE: March 15, 2016

Michael A. Hunter Memorial Scholarship.pdf



Margaret E. Oser​
The Orange County Community Foundation offers a wide range of scholarships for students working to fulfill their educational goals.  Applying for an OCCF scholarship is simple.  Your dream of a college education is one that we and your community share with you.  ​​

DEADLINE: March 15, 2016

Margaret E Oser Scholarship for Women.pdf




Wellcentive Medical Scholarship for Veterans
Wellcentive is proud to support future healthcare providers with our Medical Scholarship for Veterans. This annual scholarship will be awarded to one achievement-focused student intending to pursue a career in Medicine.​​

DEADLINE: March 15, 2016



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Zip​​Recruiter Scholarship Challenge​
To participate in the Creative Cover Letter College Scholarship Challenge ("Promotion"), read these Official Rules and upload your submission via the online registration form ("Registration”) available at www.ziprecruiter.com ("Promotion Site"). Eligible persons who complete the Registration ("Registrants") may submit one (1) cover letter in the form a writt​​en essay of between 130-500 words in any format, e.g., Word format, or a video or song (“Submission”​​​​)

DEADLINE: March 25, 2016 (Monthly)



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War Veterans Scholarship
Merit-based scholarships of varying amounts will be awarded to persons on active duty in the uniformed military services, to honorably discharged U.S. military veterans (including Reservists and National Guard personnel) who are currently enrolled and attending classes part time or full time in an eligible STEM major degree program at an accredited four-year college or university in the U.S (see eligibility section paragraph 4 for list of acceptable STEM majors).

DEADLINE: April 15, 2016




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​The BHW Group
Women who are pursuing an undergraduate or master's degree and are majoring in science, technology, engineering, or mathematics during the 2016 school year.​​

DEADLINE: April 15, 2016

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​A Place for Mom
A Place for Mom is proud to offer our annual $1,000 scholarship to university students interested in the fields of aging and gerontology.  As North America's largest senior living referral service, we know the importance of supporting the training and education of our future senior care leaders.

DEADLINE: April 15, 2016​​


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Ewaste Digital Responsibility ​
Each year there are 20 to 50 million tons of e-waste discarded in the world. E-waste contains toxic materials, including heavy metals, that can easily seep into the ground and ultimately get into groundwater supplies. According to the EPA, recycling e-waste allows more than 100 million pounds of materials to be reused annually.​​

DEADLINE: April 30, 2016


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Smith Publicity 
One of the leading book marketing and book publicity firms in the publishing industry, Smith Publicity, is offering a one, $1,000 scholarship to one high school or college/university student in the United States. The scholarship will be awarded to the student who submits the best essay on persuasive writing. We chose this topic because it’s an important part of the services we provide for book marketing.

DEADLINE: April 30, 2016



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Culinary and Hospitality Program Scholarship​

Please submit a 500-600 word essay on what inspired you to choose an educational path in the food industry. Food industry includes baking, culinary management, hospitality management, culinary arts, etc. Please include a separate, brief bio about yourself. Graphics and visual presentations are most welcome. TigerChef.com will award $1,000 USD to two winning student scholarship entries each year. Each student will receive $1,000 USD.​

DEADLINE: May 1, 2016 or November 1, 2016 (Bi-Annually)​









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​Weisblatt Law Firm

Everyone at The Weisblatt Law Firm appreciates both the value of an education as well as the need to help others.  The escalating costs of education, including tuition, books, and housing, make it difficult for some students and their families to make ends meet. In order to try and make financial issues a little easier, the Weisblatt Law Firm is pleased to offer a $1000.00 scholarship.  The ability to apply for this scholarship is open to any individual currently enrolled in a college or graduate program, or actively applying to attend one such program in 2016​.

DEADLINE: May 12, 2016




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TN Nursery
We Donate 10 Students Each Year $250.00 Scholarships For Undergrads.

DEADLINE: May 15, 2016​​
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ezDinero​
The goal of ezDinero financial solutions is to provide greater access and opportunity to higher education for outstanding students from underrepresented backgrounds. The program promotes academic excellence and encourages students to pursue and complete education in all discipline areas and graduate education.​​

DEADLINE: May 15, 2016​​


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​​Mometrix College Scholarships​
​See Website

DEADLINE: May 20, 2016
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The Advocates Scholarship

​The applicant should submit an 300-500 word essay on the following topic:

Millions of people each year are killed or injured in accidents involving cars or other motor vehicles.  What are some ways YOU can contribute to making our roads and highways safer?  What are some of the ways the laws can be changed to accomplish that goal?​

DEADLINE: May 30, 2016 (Fall)
December 15, 2016 (Spring)



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The 2016 Resenstein Law Group Scholarship
We, at Rosenstein Law Group, firmly believe in higher education and supporting those who seek a degree in what they're passionate about, which is why we are offering a $500 scholarship to an undergrad or grad student in 2016.  The $500 is intended to help an individual with their financial responsibilities so they can focus on their studies.

DEADLINE: May 31, 2016​



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​The Green Broillet Wheeler Scholarship
At Greene Broillet & Wheeler, our motto is "Where Success is a Tradition." This applies not only to the way we approach the law, but also to academic achievement. As such, we are proud to offer five (5) scholarships ($1,000 each, sent directly to the winners' schools) to help exceptional young people begin or continue their educational journeys and start making success their own tradition.​​

​DEADLINE: June 1, 2016




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Joseph J. LoRusson Biannual Scholarship
The Law Office of Joseph J. LoRusso P.A. understands that obtaining a college degree is often the foundation of a successful career in the modern economy. We also are well-aware that the rising costs of higher education can but a significant financial strain on both students and their families. In some cases, the costs associated with attending college may keep achieving the dream of earning a degree out of reach for some students. As a result, we are extremely proud to be offering a $1,000 college scholarship to the winner of the Biannual Joseph J. LoRusso College Scholarship Essay Contest.​

DEADLINE: June 1, 2016




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​Typology Central
Major/Area of Study: All
Award: $2,000 for first place and $500 for second place
GPA: 2.8
Selection Criteria: Applicants will be judged on the content of the essay they provide, contributions to the study or application of personality type as well as, their academic and non-academic achievements
Grade Level: Students with 15 credit hours or more

DEADLINE: June 3, 2016​​


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Mazie Slater Katz & Freeman
​2016 Legal Studies Scholarship​
To further its community outreach and support throughout the state of New Jersey, the personal injury law firm of Mazie Slater Katz & Freeman has created the Legal Studies Educational Scholarship. We are offering this scholarship for those pursuing a career in legal studies, or who have been affected in some way by personal injury and are committed to demonstrating determination to rebuild their lives and the lives around them.​​

DEADLINE: June 30, 2016


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 The Drive To Learn Scholarship

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DEADLINE: July 1, 2016

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Resume Companion​
Our scholarship program is designed to get the student population of the US thinking about resumes at an early stage, ensuring they have practice in this essential area of career progression, before they head into the vocational world.

DEADLINE: July 14, 2016


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The Console & Hollawell Paralegal Scholarship

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DEADLINE: July 15, 2016
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Duffield, LoveJoy, Stemple & Boggs​

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DEADLINE: July 15, 2016

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Goedeker's Appliances
Annual College Book Scholarship 
Write an essay about why attending college and your field of study are important to you. Give us some insight into your personal background, your philosophy about learning, why you chose your field in particular, and any other information you feel is relevant. These will be judged based on originality, creativity, organization of thought, and proper spelling, punctuation, and grammar.

DEADLINE: July 31, 2016​


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Whistler Premier, BC​
Whistler Premier, one of British Columbia's finest resorts wishes to expand their marketing of their vacation packages such as their Spring Stay Specials. The goal is to make the resort a first choice in vacation destinations for US and Canadian visitors.

DEADLINE: August 15, 2016​


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The White Buffalo Club

Interested participants are asked to create a written essay with a minimum of 800 words or more that will cover one of the following topics:

  • Describe five local travel attractions, places to sight-see and entertainment venues to visit in Jackson Hole, Wyoming.
  • Describe how you would effectively online market a boutique hotel in Jackson Hole, Wyoming.​

    DEADLINE: August 15, 2016



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Span!shD!ct​
SpanishDict.com, a Spanish-English dictionary, translation, and language learning website, is hosting an inaugural Beca #Traductor scholarship to give students the opportunity to win $1,000.​​
DEADLINE: August 31, 2016

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Breast Cancer Scholarship ​​​
Nikko Cosmetic Surgery Center is offering two annual scholarships* of $1,000 each. The funds will be paid in the form of tuition for attendance at an educational institution. The tuition can be for secondary or for post-secondary education, including college, trade school, and community college. You do not have to be attending school at this time to be eligible for a scholarship. Within a year after the award date, the winner must provide to Nikko Cosmetic Surgery Center a tuition invoice for the chosen school. A check will then be issued to the institution for $1,000.​

DEADLINE: September 30, 2016​​




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Lighting55​
LIGHTING55 is offering college based scholarships for students aspiring to achieve a college education. As we have attended college education ourselves, we are aware of the difficulty students face in financing their education. We recognize the benefits a college degree can provide. That's why our need-based scholarship rewards students who are looking to better themselves, who have goals and dreams, and who are committed to achieving a college degree​
DEADLINE: October 15, 2016



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​Annual Traumatic Brain Injury Scholarship
The scholarship program consists of two scholarships, offered annually,* both in the amount of $1,000. The scholarships will take the form of tuition payments for attendance at a school of the applicant’s choosing. This may be a university, a college (or a community college), a secondary school, or a trade school. And you do not have to be enrolled as a student currently in order to apply.​​​

DEADLINE: November 3, 2016​


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Dyslexia Scholarship
The Law Offices of Judd S. Nemiro, PLLC takes pleasure in announcing its annual dyslexia scholarship program. The program consists of two awards annually, each for $1,000, for tuition assistance at an educational institution. We offer these scholarships in order to help those with Dyslexia in continuing their education.

DEADLINE: November 4, 2016​​


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​​​Autism Scholarship​
Feldman & Royle is offering two annual* scholarships. Both of them are for $1,000, and will be used to defray the cost of tuition for a secondary school, community college, trade school or college. You are eligible for a scholarship whether or not you currently attend school. After being awarded the scholarship, you will have one year within which to provide us with a tuition invoice from the educational institution you have chosen to attend. A check for $1,000 will then be issued to the institution.

DEADLINE: November 7, 2016



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​Down Syndrome Scholarship
Two scholarships, $1,000 each, are being offered annually.* They will consist of tuition payment for attendance at a college, trade school, community college, or secondary school. You do not have to be a student at the time you apply in order to qualify for the award. The scholarship money must be used within a year after the award date, and an invoice for tuition must be furnished to the Kelly Law Team within that time period. Upon receipt of the invoice, the Kelly Law Team will issue its check for $1,000 to the educational institution.

DEADLINE: November 7, 2016​




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Hearing Impaired Scholarship
The scholarships, each in the amount of $1,000, will be awarded annually for secondary or post-secondary educational classes (secondary school, college, trade school, community college, etc.). You need not be currently enrolled in order to qualify. The winners will have one year from the date of their award to provide a tuition invoice from the educational institution, and the Law Offices of David A. Black will then issue a check payable to the institution in the sum of $1,000.​​

DEADLINE: November 8, 2016



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Annual Leukemia Scholarship​

The Law Office of David P. Shapiro has announced that will be offering two (2) scholarships annually, each one in the amount of $1,000, for people who have been diagnosed with leukemia.  These are educational scholarships, and will be awarded in the form of tuition paid to an ed​ucational institution selected by the winner.​​​

DEADLINE: November 9, 2016



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Scholarships for Single Mothers​

There are two scholarships being offered annually by the Law Office of Matthew Shrum. Each is in the amount of $1,000. The winners will receive the award for payment of tuition in connection with their enrollment/attendance at a college (including community college), trade school or secondary school. Each winner will have a period of one year from the award date in order to provide to us a tuition invoice from the school of her choice. We will then issue a check payable to the order of the school in the sum of $1,000.​​

DEADLINE: November 9, 2016




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​Disabled Veterans Scholarship

​In order to be eligible for a scholarship, you must be a disabled veteran of the United States Armed Forces with a disability rating of at least 30 percent. You may be asked to provide proof of your disability and your status as a veteran.​

DEADLINE: November 10, 2016



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Scholarships for Veterans with PTSD
RJT Criminal Defense is offering two educational scholarships annually to United States veterans with PTSD. Each of the scholarships is in the amount of $1,000, the funds to be paid for tuition for secondary education, college (or community college), or trade school. Applicants need not currently be students in order to qualify for an award. Within one year from the date of their award, the winners must provide RJT Criminal Defense with a tuition invoice from the educational institution, and a $1,000 check for will be issued to the institution at that time.

DEADLINE: November 14, 2016




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Toptal STEM Scholarships for Wo​men​

Toptal supports aspiring female computer scientists, developers, and software engineers to achieve their goals via financial support and mentorship by top professionaldevelopers and designers​.

DEADLINE: November 14, 2016

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EyeSerum
To enter our scholarship program, we require a written essay titled “Why Slowing the Aging Process is Such a Hot Topic.”  The essay an talk about the struggles of looking younger, the vanity that exists in our society, and anything that stems from the every day struggles we face as we grow older.​​
DEADLINE: December 1, 2016



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Lead Roster​
The Lead Roster B2B Sales & Marketing Scholarship is a highly competitive award for high school and college students interested in sales & marketing. Unlike most scholarships which require a simple essay and "good luck" to win, the Lead Roster scholarship puts the tools for winning in your hands by judging your entry on your ability to market and sell your own ideas!​

DEADLINE: December 15, 2016



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​Barry's Tickets
Barry's Tickets understands the importance of higher education and the high financial demands it requires. Attending a college or university can be EXPENSIVE and we would like to help any way we can. That's why we've implemented our 'All-Rounder Scholarship Program;' a program that seeks to provide financial assistance to a quality all-rounded student.
DEADLINE: December 31, 2016


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​Blue Kangaroo
Blue Kangaroo is proud to offer a scholarship award to students who exemplify the spirit and values of helping others in their local community. Recipients will be selected based on the ability to bring people together through collaboration and creativity. Tell us how you are making an impact on your community by taking action and inspiring others for a chance to receive a $1,000 scholarship.​​

​DEADLINE: December 31, 2016




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Orange County Community Foundation's Scholarships

Various Scholarships

  • Academic/leadership/community scholarships
  • Athletic scholarships
  • Corporate/country club scholarships
  • Major-/career-specific scholarships
  • Renewal scholarships
  • Scholarships for non-Orange County residents
  • Special circumstances scholarships
  • Specific scholarship program

     DEADLINE: Dates Vary



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 Cal​​​CPA

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    DEADLINE: Dates Vary 

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DoSomething.org


 

See Website


DEADLINE: Dates Vary 

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 F​astweb

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DEADLINE: Dates Vary

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​Chegg​
See Website

DEADLINE: Dates Vary​
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 IEFA

International Scholarships
See Website

DEADLINE: Dates Vary
 

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 UNIGO

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DEADLINE: Dates Vary

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Edison

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DEADLINE: Dates Vary 

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Sallie Mae

 

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DEADLINE: Dates Vary

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 GenProgress

 Scholarships for Undocumented Students


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DEADLINE: Dates Vary


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Jack Kent Cook Foundation
The Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship makes it possible for the nation’s top community college students to complete their bachelor’s degrees by transferring to a selective four-year college or university. The Foundation provides up to $40,000 per year to each of approximately 85 deserving students selected annually, making it the largest private scholarship for two-year and community college transfer students in the country.

DEADLINE: Dates Vary


 

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​RedKite
​​
 Red Kite Matching Engine instantly searches through $20 billion in scholarships to find the opportunities that fit your profile. That saves you hours of time and potentially thousands of dollars in tuition. ​​

DEADLINE: Dates Vary


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LATutors

At LA Tutors, we believe that it’s more than just the grades that make a great well-rounded student. Each one of you is creative in his or her own way: some of you blog; others curate documentary photography on Instagram that helps us understand the world better; and still others find imaginative ways to solve problems in their public and private lives. Creativity is the air each one of us breathes, but sometimes we get so concerned with grades that we forget that imagination is our natural problem solver.

DEADLINE: Dates Vary (Monthly)


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GrabOn.in
The largest online retail coupon company in India, GrabOn.in provides students of Indian heritage that are attending college or university in the United States, Canada and India an opportunity to earn money to further their education.​​

DEADLINE: Dates Vary (Bi-Annual)

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​Apartment List
As a company filled with many college grads, we know that college is an important life endeavor, but one that can be expensive. We couldn’t have graduated without a little help along the way, and we want to give back to the future leaders of America. 

DEADLINE: Dates Vary (Every Three Months)


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Sleepy Deep​

We are proud to offer an annual $500 scholarship to provide financial assistance. The scholarship is available to students who are currently attending or plan to attend college, university or graduate school in the coming year.​

DEADLINE: January 31st, 2017, 11:59 PST

 

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