Private Scholarships

Throughout the year the Office of Scholarships and Financial Aid receives information from private donors regarding scholarship programs available. Below you will find an alphabetical list of the most recent information we have received, including scholarship descriptions and application information.

401k Business Financing Scholarship (Deadline: December 15, 2014)
Offers a $1,000 scholarship award. Open to any student enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program at any accredited U.S. university, college or trade school.

Aaron Seever Sales Scholarship (Deadline: September 30, 2014)
Offers a $500 scholarship award and an iPad Mini. Open to any and all current students of accredited universities and colleges.

AES Engineers Scholarship (Deadline: October 6, 2014)
$500 - Open to high school seniors and all students attending a post secondary educational facility.

Albert K. Murray Scholarship (Deadline Varies)

AllJobOpenings.com Working Student Scholarship (Deadline: June 10, 2015)
Offers a $2,000 scholarship award. Open to any student currently enrolled in an accredited U.S. college or university.

AlphaCard College Scholarship Program (Deadline: August 31, 2014)
Offers a $1,000 scholarship award. Must be currently enrolled in high school (seniors only), college or graduate school to apply.

AMG Structural Engineering Scholarship (Deadline: October 1, 2014)
Offers a $1,500 scholarship award. Open to full-time students with a GPA of 3.0 or higher. Must major in a field related to structural engineering and be involved in at least on extracurricular activity.

American Bullion Scholarship (Deadline: January 1, 2015)
Offers five (5) $500 scholarships annually.

AT&T Internet & Education Scholarship (Deadline: December 15, 2014)

BannerStandPros.com Scholarship (Deadline: August 31, 2014)
Offers a $500 scholarship award. Must be actively pursuing a degree or certification in art, graphic design or marketing. Must be a legal resident of the U.S. or hold a valid student visa.

BistroMD Diet Delivery Scholarship (Spring Deadline: April 30, 2014, Fall Deadline: December 1, 2014)
Offers a $1,000 scholarship award. Open to graduating seniors in high school or students who are currently enrolled in an undergraduate program at an accredited institution. For enrolled college students, your graduation date must be no earlier than December 2014.

Business Community Impact Scholarship (Deadline: September 30th, 2014)

Calum Ross Mortgage Annual Scholarship (Deadline: July 31, 2014)
Offers a $1,500 scholarship award. Open to Canadian and U.S. citizens or permanent residents with a minimum GPA of 3.0 and enrolled in a Canadian or U.S. university or college for Fall 2014.

Cash Store Continuing Education Scholarship (Application Period: September 2014-October 2014)
Offers (5) individual $1,000 scholarships. Must be 25 years of age or older at the time of application and must be enrolled in full-time undergraduate or graduate study at an accredited two year or four year college, university, or vocational/technical school for the entire 2014-2015 academic year at the time of application.

CenturyLinkDeals Scholarship (Deadline: November 21, 2014)

CITIDental Boston Scholarship (Deadline: January 31, 2015)
This $500 scholarship award will be granted annually to one student who has demonstrated outstanding academic performance and merit. The application procedure requires a 1,000 word essay response to be submitted.

Clean It Supply Scholarship (Deadline: November 21, 2014)

Cliffside Malibu Student Scholarships (No Deadline - Ongoing)
Offers scholarships awards up to $8500. Please see website for more details.

Clubs of America Scholarship Award for Career Success (Deadline: August 31, 2014)
Offers a $1,500 scholarship award. Open to any current student of an accredited U.S. college or university with a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0.

Congressional Black Caucus Foundation Leadership Institute Scholarships (Deadlines Vary)
Please see website for full description of each scholarship as well as deadlines.

Digital Brands Scholarship (Deadline: November 30, 2014)

EB5Investors Scholarship (Deadline: Varies)
Contact David Khim for full details: dkhim@eb5investors.com

eJobApplications Annual College Student of America Scholarship (Deadline: December 20, 2014)
Offers a $1,000 scholarship award. 

Empowering Women in Law Scholarship (Deadline: December 31, 2014)
Offers a $2,000 scholarship award. Must be a current female law student. Applicant will ahve successfully completed at least one semester of law school but will not yet have graduated by fall semester of 2015. Must have a minimum GPA of 3.0. For all other requirements, please visit website.

Evergreen Beauty College Scholarship (Deadline: July 30, 2014) 
Offers a $1,000 scholarship award. Open to U.S. citizens or permanent residents with a minimum GPA of 3.0 and enrolled in a U.S. university in Fall 2014.

Faded Soul Annual Scholarship (Deadline: July 31, 2014)
Offers a $1,500 scholarship award. Open to Canadian and U.S. citizens or permanent residents with a minimum GPA of 3.0 and enrolled in a Canadian or U.S. university or college for Fall 2014.

Fine & Associates Progessional Corporation Annual Scholarship (Deadline: July 31, 2014)
Offers a $1,000 scholarship award. Open to Canadian and U.S. citizens or permanent residents with a minimum GPA of 3.0 and enrolled in a Canadian or U.S. university or college for Fall 2014.

Fitness Awareness Scholarship (Deadline: Varies)

Foreclosure.com (Deadline: December 15, 2014)
Offers one $5,000 scholarship award and four $1,000 scholarship awards. Open to currently enrolled college students (excludes graduate, law, and/or high school seniors). Freshman entering Fall 2014 are eligible once they have received a student ID number. 

Global English Editing Scholarship Program (Deadline: November 21, 2014)
Offers a $1,500 scholarship award. Open to to full-time students at an accredited university in the U.S. Must maintain a cumulative GPA of at least 3.5. Must be a citizen of the U.S. or have a valid green card.

Goedeker's College Scholarship (Deadline: July 31, 2014)
Offers one $500 scholarship and two $100 scholarship awards. The scholarship applies toward textbooks for the fall 2014 semester.
Open to any student enrolled in an accredited college. You must either be enrolled for the spring 2014 or registered for the fall 2014 semester. Being enrolled in summer classes does not make you eligible to enter. Must have a 3.0 GPA or higher.

GMR Transcription Scholarship (Deadlines: May 15, June 15, September 15 & December 15, 2014)
Offers a $500 academic scholarship. Open to currently enrolled full time students in college and maintaining a 3.0 GPA. Students are welcome to apply for the program throughout the year.

Graduate Programs Foundation (Deadline: Quarterly)
Offers a $1,000 scholarship or $1,000 toward your student loan payments from the Graduate Programs Foundation. Open to current graduate students or to those who have completed graduate school within the 5 years.

Grapevine Evaluations Annual Scholarship (Deadline: July 30, 2014)
Offers a $1,000 scholarship award. Open to Canadian or U.S. citizens or permanent residents with a minimum GPA of 3.0 and enrolled in a Canadian or U.S. university or college for Fall 2014.

Harrison & Bodell Scouting Scholarship (Deadline: December 31, 2014)
Offers a $1,000 scholarship award to be used toward tuition, books or other school expenses. Applicant must be currently enrolled at an accredited high school, college, or university in the U.S. Must be a current or past member in good standing with the Boy Scouts of America or the Girl Scouts. Must be age 17 or older.

Hayek Fund for Future Scholars for Graduate School (Rolling basis)
Offers awards up to $300 for graduate school application fees. Open to undergraduates and recent graduates applying for full-time doctorate program to start in the 2014-15 academic year.

Hidden Triforce of Wisdom Scholarship (Deadline: December 15, 2014)
Offers a $500 annual award. Must be a graduating High School Senior or currently enrolled in an accredited college or university within the U.S.  Part-time and full-time college students are eligible. 

HotelsCheap.org Scholarship (Deadline: October 15, 2014)
Offers a $1,500 scholarship award. Open to students enrolled in a two year, four year, or a graduate program.

Insureon Scholarship
Offers (2) $2,500 scholarship awards. Please visit their website for more information.

Interior-Deluxe Scholarship Program (Deadline: October 15, 2014)
Offers a $1,500 scholarship award. Open to students enrolled in a two year, four year, or a graduate program. 

Jan Egerton and Don Smitley Mesotheolioma Scholarship (Deadline: November 24, 2014)
Offers (10) scholarships ranging from $100-$5000. Open to students in colleges and universities throughout the United States.

JustNebulizers.com Respiratory Care Scholarship (Deadline: December 31, 2014)
Offers a $1,000 scholarship award. Must be a college freshmen, sophomore, junior, senior or graduate student. Must have be a legal US resident and have a respiratory condition. 

K9 Carts Annual Scholarship (Deadline: August 31, 2014)
Offers a $1,000 scholarship award. Open to students studying Veterinary Medicine or related field. 

Karman Healthcare Mobility Disability Scholarship (Deadline: September 1, 2014)
Offers (2) $500 scholarship awards. Must be enrolled at an accredited high school (final year), college, or university (undergraduate only) in the U.S. Must be 16 years old or older. Must maintain a GPA of at least 2.5 (or equivalent). 


Lamber-Goodnow Injry Law Team Education Scholarship (Deadline: December 1, 2014)
Offers six scholarships for different degrees, each for $1,000. See website for more details.

Lexington Law Scholarship Award (Deadline: August 31, 2014)
Offers (2) $5,000 scholarship awards. Open to any current student of an accredited U.S. university or college with a cumulative GPA of at least 2.5. 

Liberty Scholarships
Offers several different scholarships & grants. Please visit their website for more details.

Look Twice, Save a Life Scholarship (Deadline: December 1, 2014)
Offers a $1,000 scholarship award. Open to any student who is currently attending or planning to attend college or some form of higher education.

Mhelpdesk Scholarship (Deadline: December 15, 2014)
Offers a $1,500 scholarship award. Must be enrolled as a high school senior, or a student enrolled in any undergraduate or graduate college program.

Military LowVArates Scholarship (Deadline: December 30, 2014)
Offers a $1,250 Fall 2014 semester scholarship. Open to military students currently enrolled in college or children with a mother or father serving in any branch of the U.S. Armed Forces.

Movers Corp Scholarship (Deadline: Feb. 15 - July 15, 2014)
Offers a $1,000 scholarship. Applications are welcome from all students currently enrolled in an accredited online or campus college/university in the U.S. Must have a cumulative GPA of at least 2.5 on 4.0 scale.

Navy Undergraduate Scholarships
Navy Nuclear Propulsion Officer Candidate Program Scholarship (Deadlines vary)
Navy Civil Engineer Collegiate Program (Deadlines vary)
Navy Nurse Candidate Program

Navy Graduate Scholarships
Navy Health Professions Scholarship Program (Deadlines vary)
Navy Health Services Collegiate Program (Deadlines vary)
Navy Financial Assistance Program

Nebraska Rural Radio Foundation Scholarship for Non-Traditional Students (Deadline: Rolling basis)
Applicant must be committed to the future of Nebraska agriculture, man or woman 25 years or older, U.S. citizen, and a 10-year resident of Nebraska.

Novus Biologicals Scholarship (Deadline: December 5, 2014)
Offers a $1,500 scholarship award. Open to students who have a major declared in a science related field.

Nursing Scholarships (Deadlines & scholarship awards vary)

NursingTrack.com Scholarship (Deadline: August 31, 2014)
Offers a $1,000 scholarship award. Open to any student participating in a qualified undergraduate, graduate or certificate level nursing program.

P.E.O. Continuing Education Grant 
Offers a grant of up to $3,000. Must be a woman who is sponsored by a P.E.O. chapter.

Power Graphics Digital Imaging Scholarship (Deadline: August 31, 2014)
Offers a $500 scholarship award. Must be actively pursuing a degree or certification in art, graphic design, marketing or any other related field. Must be a legal resident of the U.S. or hold a valid student visa.

Resume Genius (Deadline: January 1 - December 15, 2014 for Spring 2015 semester)
Offers a $1,000 scholarship award. Open to both domestic and international students. Must be enrolled, or due to be enrolled, in full time university education for the semester they are applying to receive the scholarship fund.

Scholarship.org Scholarships (Deadlines vary)

Sixt Rent A Car Scholarship (Deadline: varies)
Offers $5,000 scholarship award. Open to graduating high school seniors who plan to enroll in a full time two-or four-year university. Must have a minimum GPA of 3.5 on a 4.0 scale.

Smile for the Future Scholarship (Deadline: February 15, 2015)
Offers a $1,000 scholarship award. Open to students attengin an accredited university or research insitution with a GPA of 3.0 or higher. Must be a U.S. citizen.

Software Providers Scholarship (Deadline: September 30, 2014)

Steamer's Carpet Care Scholarship (Deadline: March 31, 2015)
Offers a $500 scholarship award. Open to students pursuing a degree from an accredited four year university.

Storage.com Scholarship (Deadline: July 31, 2014)
Offers a $2,500 scholarship award. Open to 1) Current high school seniors who will be enrolled at college or university in the fall of 2014. 2) Current college students who were enrolled at a college or university in the spring of 2014 and will be again in the fall of 2014 (pre-graduate or post-graduate studies) and 3) Parents of a studentw ho will be enrolled at a college or university in the fall of 2014.

StudentScholarships.org (Deadline varies)

SweatBlock.com (Deadline: July 15th, annually)

TakeLessons Scholarship (Deadline: September 30, 2014)
Offers scholarships worth $1,000, $2,000, and $5,000. Open to anyone who will be enrolled in a U.S. college or univeresity between August 1st, 2014 and May 31st 2015 is eligible to apply.

The Gallery Collection Create-A-Greeting-Card Scholarship (Deadline: February 18, 2015)
Offers a $10,000 scholarship award. Open to students 14 years old or older. Must be enrolled in high school, college, university, or homeschool.

Veterans United Foundation Scholarship
(Spring Application Period: March 15-April 30, 2014; Fall Application Period: September 15-October 31, 2014)
Offers a $2,000 scholarship award. Must have a connection to the United States Military as outlined on the website. Must be pursuing a post-secondary degree or plan to attend a college or university the following academic year, display financial need, and maintain a cumulative 2.5 GPA.


William Gary Allen Scholarship (Deadline: October 31, 2014)
Offers a $1,500 scholarship award. Must be enrolled in an accredited university or college in the United States. Must have a minimum 3.0 GPA as well as be a full-time student. Must be a United States citizen or permanent resident. Must major in or focus on architecture, civil engineering, city planning, environmental services or related fields.

Updated August 13, 2014