Outside Scholarship Links & Info
Local Banks and Credit Unions:
Dupaco Community Credit Union - https://www.dupaco.com/community/scholarships.html
DuTrac Community Credit Union - https://www.dutrac.org/resources/scholarships
Private Loan Lenders:
Iowa Student Loan - http://www.iowastudentloan.org/scholarships-and-programs/senior-scholarship.aspx
Sallie Mae - https://www.salliemae.com/college-planning/college-scholarships/
Discover Student Loans - https://www.discover.com/student-loans/scholarships/award.html
Wells Fargo Student Loans - https://www.wellsfargo.com/goals-going-to-college/find-scholarships/
University of Dubuque webpage: http://www.dbq.edu/Admission/FinancialAid/ScholarshipsandGrants/
Wendt Center for Character Education - http://www.dbq.edu/Wendt/
See our Aviation page on the University of Dubuque website for more information on Aviation Scholarships.
Available Scholarships for Psychology Students
A great source for obtaining scholarships are colleges themselves, which can provide their students with direct assistance and link them to financial aid sources. Colleges are definitely not the only place to look, however, as there are many other sources for psychology scholarships, grants and other financial assistance. Here are some current scholarships available to psychology students.
For more information please check out the website at http://www.affordablecollegesonline.org/degrees/psychology-programs/scholarships/
Available Scholarships for Teaching and Education Students
There are many scholarships available for students in education. Students should look at all of their options to find the opportunities that best fit their background, accomplishments and specific area of study within the education field.
For more information please check out the website at http://www.affordablecollegesonline.org/degrees/education-and-teaching-programs/scholarships/
Available Scholarships for Nursing Students
There are many nursing scholarships available, some of which are tailored to students’ personal experiences and interests. Religious organizations, small businesses, large corporations, and public and private organizations all offer aid that can assist with tuition, books, residency or other education-related needs. The following scholarships are applicable to nursing students and those going into caregiving.
For more information please check out the website at http://www.affordablecollegesonline.org/degrees/nursing-programs/scholarships/
PricenFees Affiliate Marketing Scholarship
Our company is very excited to tell you that we are offering two $750 scholarships per year to undergraduate and graduate students.
To participate in the PricenFees Affiliate Marketing Scholarship program, students must write a 1,000 to 1,500-word essay about a product they have had first-hand experience with. This should be an informative and persuasive piece of writing.
A winner is selected bi-annually. The final date for submission is August 15 (Fall) and December 31 (Winter) each year. The scholarship will automatically renew for those students who maintain a specified minimum GPA (for a maximum of 3 years).
Feel free to visit: https://www.pricenfees.com/scholarship for more information.
The name of the scholarship is WaterGadget Scholarship, and we intend to help deserving students whose parents can't afford to support them financially. The scholarship will be awarded at a minimum of $1,250* to the successful applicant(s). It is open to all students in need.
Eligibility Criteria for the Scholarship:
- The student should be above 18 years. And a valid document for the same should be submitted.
- The participant must be an enrolled student at the University of Dubuque. Proof for this is also required.
- The student must submit Scholarship Application Essay.
DEADLINE: July 30 (Fall) and November 30 (Spring).
Custody X Change Scholarship
The Custody X Change Giving Program awards three scholarships to single parents each year. Our redesigned program now awards three students annually, one in the spring, one in the summer, and one in the fall. And, it does so each and every year.
Additional information: https://www.custodyxchange.com/scholarships/
Sports Gear Lab Scholarship
We are excited to announce the Sports Gear Lab $500 Scholarship. The scholarship is aimed to help students better understand the connection between sports, exercise and learning.
- 2018: Deadline of December 15, to be awarded on January 2.
- 2019: Deadline of December 15, to be awarded on January 2.
Apply to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Additional information: https://www.sportsgearlab.com/scholarship/
REYNA Law Scholarship
At Reyna Injury Lawyers, we understand people. We understand their need to feel that they are heard and their desire to pursue their dreams. This includes the area of education. Based on our experience as lawyers in a field that includes deciphering values and compensation, we understand the challenge of being able to fund a college education in these times.
Additional Information: https://www.reynainjurylaw.com/scholarship/
Deadline: September 15 and January 15 each year.
Goenka's Internet Marketing Scholarship
Udit Goenka helps you expand your market share by providing simple growth hacks that allow you to optimize marketing and get real measurable results. The company is now offering a $1,000 scholarship to bright hard hardworking students with a passion for entrepreneurship, business, and success. The scholarship is designed to help these students advance their studies and develop their passions in areas of business and marketing.
Additional Information: https://uditgoenka.com/scholarship
The May Firm
At The May Firm, we understand the importance of an education. Our goal is to provide students with assistance in obtaining a higher education and taking some of the financial burden off of hard working students.
Scholarship Amount: $1,000
Deadline: September 15th and January 15th of each year.
Additional Information: http://www.mayfirm.com/scholarship/
BDFK will pay $1,000 each year to any college student in pursuit of higher education. Applicants need to submit an essay of at least 500 words (details on website) to email@example.com
Here is a brief list of our requirements:
1. GPA should be at least 2.5
2. Applies to any student enrolled in higher education
3. Students from all countries can benefit from this scholarship
Recurring deadline June 30th and December 31st.
ZipRecruiter is offering a $3,000 scholarship to the winning student with the most creative entry in our Winter/Spring 2018 Scholarship Promotion.
Scholarship Award: $3,000
Eligibility Requirements: Student must be 18+ years old and enrolled in classes by deadline date
Entry Rules: 500-800 word essay that addresses both prompts
Prompts: Describe a job you previously held - or hold. Describe your ideal post-graduate job.
Click here to apply: www.ziprecruiter.com/scholarship
Veterans & Military Family Scholarship $1000
Details can be found by going to: https://www.sinklaw.com/veterans-military-family-scholarship/
Deadline for Applications: June 15, 2019
2019 IHERF Healthcare Career Scholarship
The Iowa Hospital Association (IHA) is proud to support the Health Care Careers Scholarship program. Available through the Iowa Hospital Education and Research Foundation (IHERF), an IHA subsidiary, these scholarships of up to $7,000 ($3,500 per year for a maximum of two years) each have supported higher education for more than 450 Iowa college students. In 2018, we expanded our scholarship awards to 50 recipients and we will continue to award 50 scholarship awards. IHERF has supported higher education for more than 450 Iowa college students.
All applications will be submitted online at the IHERF scholarship website www.iowahospitalscholarships.org
Legal Studies Scholarship
Emery Reddy is proud to announce its second annual round of scholarships. Each year we partner with select undergraduate and graduate programs to offer financial assistance to students with an interest in pursuing careers in the legal field.
Click on this link to receive more information on this scholarship and for deadlines.
Iowa Business and Professional Women Foundation 2019-2020 Educational Scholarship Program
The Iowa Business and Professional Women Foundation is pleased to announce we are now taking applications for educational scholarships for the 2019-2020 academic year. Five $1,000.00 scholarships will be available to those who apply and meet the following criteria. The awards will be granted Saturday April 27, 2019.
For more information and the formal application go to http://www.bpw-iowa.org/
Deadline: March 29, 2019
Black History Scholarship Essay Contest
Your story will inspire the future. Tell us about an African-American who inspired you and you could earn a $5,000 or $3,500 college scholarship in celebration of Black History Month and those who have inspired the next generation to make history.
Submit your entry by 11:59:59 p.m. Central Time on February 28, 2019.
The Omaha Presbyterian Theological Seminary - Apollos Scholarship
The Omaha Presbyterian Theological Seminary Board of Trustees began the Apollos Program in 1954. The first scholarship was awarded directly to seminarian James H. Costen. The mission of the Omaha Presbyterian Seminary Foundation is to seek, develop, and support excellence in Christian leadership through the Presbyterian Church (USA). The Foundation’s Apollos Program promotes this important task by providing opportunities for financial support to selected students, who are under the care of their presbyteries so that the Church might more effectively carry out its mission.
Deadline: April 15th 2019
Mental Health America of Dubuque County Scholarship
Mental Health America of Dubuque would like to inform you of a scholarship opportunity we have available for high school or college students residing in Dubuque County. Recipients will be awarded $500 that can be used on tuition, books, lab fees, data services fees, or adaptive devices/technology.
Complete an application form
- Possess a minimum GPA of 2.5 for the most recent educational institution
- Be a resident of Dubuque County
- Be accepted and plan to attend a college, university or community college in the fall
- Have a mental health diagnosis
Deadline for Application is June 3rd, 2019.
For more information contact MHA of Dubuque by email at:firstname.lastname@example.org.
Healthcare Scholarship - MHF Lafayette County
Lafayette County-The Memorial Healthcare Foundation, Grants and Career Development Committee will be accepting applications for Healthcare Scholarships.
Are you pursuing a career in healthcare? If so, applications for the healthcare scholarships will be available April 1st on the hospital website. Qualifications include: You must be a resident of Lafayette County, pursuing a degree in a health care related field, have completed one year post-secondary education, have a GPA of 3.0 or higher and have not received this award within the last 12 months. The deadline for the applications is Monday, April 30th, 2019. You may submit your application at www.memorialhospitaloflafayettecounty.org. For more information, please call 608.776.5731.
Paul A. Whelan Aviation Scholarship
The Paul A. Whelan Scholarship supports men and women pursuing a future in aviation and/or space-related fields. The scholarship will provide opportunities to emerging aviation professionals to achieve their academic goals and contribute their talents to the aviation industry.
The deadline for the Paul A. Whelan Scholarship is June 30, 2019.
Scholarship Application can be found in the Financial Planning Office
RAA Scholarship Foundation - Aviation
The Board of Directors of the Regional Airline Association, the industry trade association representing North American regional airlines, on May 7 ratified the establishment of the RAA Scholarship Foundation. The purpose of the foundation is to support RAA’s scholarship program, which provides financial assistance to students pursuing careers in aviation.
RAA awards $16,000-$20,000 in scholarships annually to students in collegiate aviation programs. In 2018, RAA awarded four, $4,000 scholarships.
For more information and application for this scholarship please go out to https://www.raa.org/raa-establishes-scholarship-foundation/