Additional Scholarships

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

College Ave Student Loans - www.CollegeAveStudentLoans.com 

University of Dubuque webpage: http://www.dbq.edu/Admission/FinancialAid/ScholarshipsandGrants/

Wendt Center for Character Education - http://www.dbq.edu/Wendt/


Aviation Scholarships

See our Aviation page on the University of Dubuque website for more information on Aviation Scholarships.

http://www.dbq.edu/Academics/OfficeofAcademicAffairs/AcademicDepartments/Aviation/ScholarshipsandInternships/ 

See also University Aviation Association - 2020 Aviation Scholarship List


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.


WaterGadget Scholarship

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/


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 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 scholarships@bestdroneforkids.org

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

Additional Information:https://bestdroneforkids.org/scholarship)


ZipRecruiter

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


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.

https://www.emeryreddy.com/scholarship/


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/


Flight Students: Mid-Continent Instruments & Avionics

Mid-Continent Instruments and Avionics offers the annual "Pat Napolitano Memorial Scholarship for Aspiring Technicians" to graduating high school seniors and current college students pursuing their professional aviation technical education. A selected applicant will be awarded a $3,000 scholarship to be used towards their education.

Scholarship Page: https://www.mcico.com/resources/scholarships/pat-napolitano-memorial-scholarship


LA Tutors $500 Monthly Scholarship

LA Tutors awards students who showcase their creativity and make positive impacts with a $500 Innovation in Education scholarship. On an ongoing monthly basis, this scholarship is open to all currently enrolled high school and college students who showcase their creativity while helping those around them (whether that be in a creative fundraiser, inventive new app, series of blog posts on a particular theme, or another idea. The application deadline is 11:59 pm PST on the 20th of each month.

Requirements:

  • Must be currently enrolled in high school or college
  • Cumulative GPA of at least 3.0 (or the equivalent)
  • Must be a citizen of, permanent resident of, or hold a valid student visa in the United States or Canada

To Enter:

  • Visit our online application portal at: https://www.latutors123.com/scholarship
  • Submit an essay describing their innovative project
  • Provide supporting documentation (letter of recommendation, news article/photo featuring their project, etc.

 Benjamin Gordon Cambridge Capital Financial Grant

The Benjamin Gordon Cambridge Capital financial grant is an initiative by Benjamin Gordon, who is a successful entrepreneur and finance expert with a mission to support underserved students in the United States. Benjamin Gordon for a $1000 merit-based grant select one student.

So, we want to invite your College/University students for this scholarship program.

Scholarship Details :

URL: https://benjamingordongrant.com/
Email address: spottone222@gmail.com
Award Amount: $1000
Submission Deadline: March 1, 2021.
Winner Announcement: March 15, 2021.


Extreme Terrain Student Scholarship

Extreme Terrain is offering two $3,000 scholarships, one for the fall semester and one for the Spring Semester to eligible students pursuing a degree in Environmental Studies, Environmental Research, Land Use, Earth and Atmosphere Studies, Sustainable Land Management, Parks and Recreation, or Sustainable Agriculture Systems.

Scholarship Page: http://www.extremeterrain.com/scholarships.html

Award Amount: $3,000
Deadline: June 15 and October 15


Additional Aviation Scholarships

 Aviation Scholarships


Complete Guide to Schlarships for College Students

https://www.collegeavestudentloans.com/blog/everything-need-know-scholarships/


College Ave's Monthly Scholarship ($1000 a Month) - You can enter every month, even if you already won.

https://www.collegeavestudentloans.com/promotions/monthly-scholarship-award/


Two NEW Scholarships Available for Veterans

The Hoskins, Turco, Lloyd & Lloyd Scholarship for Veterans and Their Families and the

TonaLaw Veteran’s Scholarship. 

Both scholarships are awarded in the Spring and Fall semesters in the amount of $1,000.

Applications for the Hoskins, Turco, Lloyd & Lloyd Scholarship for Veterans and Their Families are due by July 31st of each year for the following Fall Semester and by December 31st for the following Spring Semester.

Applications for the TonaLaw Veteran’s Scholarship are due by July 31st of each year for the following Fall Semester and by November 30th for the following Spring Semester.

To learn more about the scholarship criteria, please visit the links below. If possible, links and information about these scholarships may be placed on the school web page listing or linking the outside scholarships available to your students. 

https://www.hoskinsandturco.com/scholarship/

https://tonalaw.com/scholarship/


Captain Jason Dahl Scholarship Fund

Since our inception in 2003, we have awarded 162 Aviation Scholarships and have provided over $300,000 in funding to aspiring pilots.

Application process is now live for 2020 Scholarships. Applications are accessible on line at: www.dahlfund.org/scholarship-application/


 A+ Construction & Remodeling is very excited to tell you that our company is offering a $1,000 scholarship to your students.

You can see more information about the scholarship here:

The deadline to apply is by midnight September 3, 2021.*

https://kitchensacramento.com/scholarship/


Lawyers of Distinction Wellness Scholarship

This is a new $1,000 scholarship opportunity that your students are eligible for.

The Lawyers of Distinction Wellness Scholarship was established to provide financial support to one outstanding student while also helping to bring attention to the importance of workplace wellness. We believe in the importance of wellness initiatives that support, encourage, and expand the healthy behaviors of students and student-workers, around both physical and mental wellness.

You can view scholarship details here: https://www.thelawyersofdistinction.com/scholarship/


KF&B Law Academic Scholarship

The members of KF&B remember how hard it was to pay for education to become the amazing lawyers they are today. Therefore, as a way to pay it forward to others, they have created the $1,000 KF&B Law Academic Scholarship, which is in its third year, to help one student lessen their financial burden from school.

The scholarship is open to any high school senior, or any college student who isn't in their final year. The $1,000 scholarship will be awarded to the winner’s school’s financial aid department. The scholarship is open to any major, they do not have to be law students.

For more information https://kfblaw.com/scholarship/


Ancient Accepted Scottish Rite of Freemasonry Valley of Freeport

Masonic & Scottish Rite Scholarships for High School Seniors and College Undergraduates that will be attending an accredited college or Nursing School. Information and applications can be obtained by going online, www.freeportmasonictemple.org or by calling Dennis at 815.235.6107 or the Masonic Temple at 815.233.0513.

Please have all applications returned by March 1st, 2021


Hill & Ponton Veterans Scholarship

Joining the armed forces and serving your country is the ultimate sacrifice, so the team at Hill and Ponton are proud to give back to our nation’s veterans. We are now offering four $1,000 scholarships to help veterans further their education and enter a career field that would, in turn, help other veterans.

Our veterans’ scholarship program provides financial assistance to former U.S. military personnel pursuing higher education. Former members of the U.S. Navy, Army, Air Force, Marine Corps, National Guard, and Coast Guard are eligible for this assistance program following honorable discharge. Through this scholarship fund, we hope that former military members can pursue education programs and reach their goals.

How to apply:

https://www.hillandponton.com/veterans-scholarship/ 

  • Applicants must be veterans of the armed forces and must plan to use their education to help fellow veterans
  • Applicants must provide their personal information and a statement of 300 words or fewer on how the applicant plans to use his or her education toward helping veterans
  • We verify service and character of discharge with a DD-214
  • Scholarships will be paid directly to the school (Applicant’s should have attended/or already be attending school)

Scott Alan Turner Personal Finance Scholarship

The Scott Alan Turner, CFP® Personal Finance Scholarship program is designed to help provide personal finance education to students and to develop a deeper knowledge and appreciation of good money management. The personal finance scholarship provides two, one-year non-renewable scholarships to help students achieve academically.

Two awards will be given out:

  1. $1,000 scholarship (one year, non-renewable) to a high-school senior
  2. $1,000 scholarship (one year, non-renewable) to a currently enrolled undergraduate student.

The 2021 application deadline is 11:59 a.m. Central Time July 1, 2021.

For More Information: https://scottalanturner.com/personal-finance-scholarship/ 


CareerFitter's 19th Annual Scholarship

Our scholarship fund was founded in 2003 and we have awarded 22 winners during this time.

We are trusted by universities, career coaches and companies around the world, and have helped hundreds of students find direction in choosing a well-fitting career path.

We understand the overwhelming number of career opportunities available to students and how difficult this can be to navigate. CareerFitter has tailored its career assessment tool to examine multiple factors of the person to ensure a range of considerations is made to find an appropriate career.

For the 2021 award, we have doubled the value to $1000 to further our support of students and their education. Undergraduate and graduate students are welcome to apply. A specific major is not required for this award, but the applicant should have above a 2.4 Grade Point Average.

For More Details: https://www.careerfitter.com/scholarship


Ian Mausner Scholarship

Academically brilliant scholars from underprivileged families often face hardships and obstacles in their pursuit of a college education due to financial constraints. The Ian Mausner Scholarship was founded to support these bright young minds and help them fulfill their career dreams and aspirations.

Scholarship Details:

URL: https://ianmausnerscholarship.com/
Email address: ianmausner450@gmail.com
Award Amount: $1000
Submission Deadline: October 1st, 2021
Winner Announcement: October 15, 2021


IHERF Health Care Career Scholarship

The Iowa Hospital Association (IHA) is proud to support the Health Care Careers Scholarship program through its subsidiary, the Iowa Hospital Education and Research Foundation (IHERF). In 2021, we will award 60 scholarships of up to $7,000 ($3,500 per year for up to two years) and $1,000 to the Emergency Medical Technology/Technician Certification Program. IHERF has supported higher education for more than 500 Iowa college students since 2004.

The goal of the Health Care Careers Scholarship program is to fill Iowa health care positions that have a notable number of openings by offering significant financial support to students seeking health care education or training. IHA does not and shall not discriminate against applicants because of race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin, creed, gender identity, sexual orientation, mental or physical disability, military status, or any other characteristic protected by law.  We encourage members of all underrepresented groups to apply.

In exchange, each $3,500 award recipient must commit to working one year in an Iowa hospital for each year of the scholarship award. The $1,000 award recipients must commit to working one year with a hospital-based or hospital-contracted emergency medical service. IHERF will identify placement opportunities in each IHA geographic district (a district map is included with the application).

Scholarship applicants must be enrolled in an accredited program and be within two-years of completing their professional education. Please see the attached list of qualifying programs.

IHERF will score scholarship applications and make awards based on applicant qualifications. The 2021 IHERF scholarship application process launches December 1, 2020.   All portions of the application must be submitted by March 30, 2021.

IHA would appreciate your support and promotion of this scholarship to students interested in a health care career.  Please share the enclosed information and encourage them to apply.

Applications must be submitted on IHERF’s scholarship website: www.iowahospitalscholarships.org. The site will confirm students’ scholarship eligibility before beginning the application process. Students also will submit their college program verifications and references on this site.

Applications are due Monday, March 30, 2021. Recipients will be announced after, May 1, 2021.


HACU National Internship Program (HNIP)

The Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities (HACU) is seeking applicants for the 2021 sessions of the HACU National Internship Program (HNIP). Since 1992, HNIP has been opening doors of opportunity for college students and through our partnerships with federal agencies and corporations, the program has made over 13,000 internship placements throughout the country. In 2020, our Association coordinated with partner agencies to offer virtual internships due to the pandemic. We will continue to adapt our program as needed to offer these important career development experiences for our college students. While it is too early to know the number of opportunities that will be offered, please encourage students interested to apply early.

Students can apply online at www.hacu.net/hnip. The deadline for the 2021 summer session for students attending institutions on a regular calendar is February 12, 2021, and February 26 for those on a quarter calendar. The fall session deadline is June 4, 2021. HNIP staff are available to do virtual presentations to groups at colleges and universities.

For questions regarding federal internships, please contact our Washington, D.C. office at 202-467-0893 or at hnip@hacu.net. For corporate internship inquiries, please contact our San Antonio office at 210-692-3805, or email chnip@hacu.net. Additional information about the program is available at www.hacu.net/hnip. Thank you for helping HACU pursue its mission of Championing Hispanic Success in Higher Education.


SFM Foundation/Kids Chance

The SFM Foundation/Kids Chance provides scholarships to students whose parents were killed or seriously injured in workplace accidents while working for Minnesota or Iowa employers.

More information on this scholarship & the application, can be found by going out to www.sfmfoundation.com. 

Deadline: March 31, 2021


Physician Assistant Scholarship

It can be challenging to find ways to pay for your Physician Assistant degree. Scholarships can be a great way to cover some or all of your tuition costs as you dedicate your time to completing your PA program. To make your search for opportunities easier, we have put together a list of over 60 scholarships that physician assistants are eligible for. We have included only scholarships specifically meant for physician assistant students or sometimes for a few other kinds of healthcare workers, so that you can find opportunities meant for you. We have also included scholarships on both statewide and national levels.

For More Information: https://onlinepadegrees.com/scholarships 


Barber Scholarship 

The Barber Education Trust was established in 1975 in memory of Edwin J. Barber for the purpose of assisting with the cost of tuition and fees for those persons seeking to become full-time workers in Christ's church. We have a minimum grant amount of $500 for each scholarship awarded.

Applications may be obtained by contacting the Barber Scholarship Committee at the Onarga United Methodist Church by: email (methodistof@att.net), or 815.268.4320.

Due by May 31, 2021. Scholarships will be awarded by July 15, 233021


CM CARES Scholarship - Church Mutual Insurance Company

The CM CARES Foundation believes that supporting todays vibrant and dedicated religious scholars will help ensure strong faith-based communities tomorrow. The CM CARES Religious Scholars program was created to support graduate-level students who are pursuing advanced degrees and are committed to ministry as a career. Students of all faiths are encouraged to apply.

The application period runs February 9th through April 6th 2021, Winners will be announced in June.

More information can be found by going out to churchmutual.com/cmcares.scholars.


Brian C. Jensen Scholarship

Dr. Brian C. Jensen, MD is a reputed cardiologist who is associated with a well-known hospital based at Chapel Hill in North Carolina. Brian C. Jensen Grant is a renowned Grant awarded to a Danish student who boasts of an exceptional academic record and unique skills.  

Scholarship Details :

URL: https://BrianCJensenGrant.com/
Email address: briancjensen9@gmail.com  
Award Amount: $1,000
Submission Deadline: June 1st, 2021
Winner Announcement: June 15, 2021