External Opportunities

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$5,000 The Friendly Scholar Program
Scholarship Overview: The Friendly Scholar Foundation distributes $5,000 sponsorships to low-income students for alternative forms of education,...
Scholarship Overview: The Friendly Scholar Foundation distributes $5,000...
  • Deadline: 11/30/2021
  • Award: $5,000
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$1,000 The Rumba Meats Scholarship
Scholarship Overview: Rumba Meats, part of the Cargill family of brands, helps the Hispanic community celebrate their culture and preserve their...
Scholarship Overview: Rumba Meats, part of the Cargill family of brands,...
  • Deadline: 11/30/2021
  • Award: $1,000
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$2,000 American Association of Physics Teachers (AAPT) - Barbara Lotze Scholarship
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The American Association of Physics Teachers (AAPT) Executive Board offers scholarships for future high school...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The American Association of Physics...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2021
  • Award: $2,000
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$20,000, a laptop, and textbook credits Dell Scholars Program
Organization & Scholarship Overview: Dell Scholars is a scholarship and college-completion program that nurtures and empowers students on their...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: Dell Scholars is a scholarship and...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2021
  • Award: $20,000, a laptop, and textbook credits
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Full Tuition The Science Ambassador Scholarship
Organization & Scholarship Overview: A full–tuition scholarship for a woman in science, technology, engineering, or math funded by Cards Against...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: A full–tuition scholarship for a...
  • Deadline: 12/13/2021
  • Award: Full Tuition
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$1,000 - $50,000 Burger King Scholars Program
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The McLamore Foundation awards three recipients with a $50,000 scholarship. These four-year scholarships will...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The McLamore Foundation awards...
  • Deadline: 12/15/2021
  • Award: $1,000 - $50,000
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$2,500 - $20,000 Equitable Excellence Scholarship Program
Scholarship Overview: Equitable Foundation has established the Equitable Excellence℠ Scholarship Program to assist high school seniors who are...
Scholarship Overview: Equitable Foundation has established the Equitable...
  • Deadline: 12/17/2021
  • Award: $2,500 - $20,000
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$20,000 Foot Locker Scholars Athletes Program
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The Foot Locker Scholar Athletes program honors student-athletes who demonstrate exceptional academic ability...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The Foot Locker Scholar Athletes...
  • Deadline: 12/17/2021
  • Award: $20,000
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$100 - $500 Metra Safety Poster and Essay Contest
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The Safety Poster Contest is a key part of our ongoing effort to increase public awareness of lifesaving...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The Safety Poster Contest is a key...
  • Deadline: 12/17/2021
  • Award: $100 - $500
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$1,000 Gen and Kelly Tanabe Scholarship
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The Gen and Kelly Tanabe Scholarship is a merit-based program which means financial need is not considered....
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The Gen and Kelly Tanabe...
  • Deadline: 12/31/2021
  • Award: $1,000
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$1,000 - $5,000 Our First Amendment Freedoms Art & Essay Contest
Organization & Scholarship Overview: For more than 200 years, the First Amendment has been the cornerstone of freedom in the United States....
Organization & Scholarship Overview: For more than 200 years, the First...
  • Deadline: 12/31/2021
  • Award: $1,000 - $5,000
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Full tuition ($59,256) UChicago Promise Scholarships
Organization & Scholarship Overview: UChicago Promise honors those whose service to the City of Chicago allow our city to work and thrive. To...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: UChicago Promise honors those whose...
  • Deadline: 01/04/2022
  • Award: Full tuition ($59,256)
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Up to $40,000 GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program
Organization & Scholarship Overview: Honoring the legacy and character of our nation’s 40th President, the GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: Honoring the legacy and character...
  • Deadline: 01/06/2022
  • Award: Up to $40,000
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$40,000 Ron Brown Scholar Program
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The Ron Brown Scholar Fund is a 501©3 public charity, managed by an independent Board of Trustees. The Ron...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The Ron Brown Scholar Fund is a...
  • Deadline: 01/09/2022
  • Award: $40,000
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$1,000 - $25,000 Live Más Scholarship
Organization Overview: To fulfill our mission, grants and scholarships are distributed across the country each year. The Taco Bell Foundation’s...
Organization Overview: To fulfill our mission, grants and scholarships...
  • Deadline: 01/11/2022
  • Award: $1,000 - $25,000
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Full Tuition Department of the Air Force - Type 1 Scholarship
Scholarship Overview: Air Force ROTC can help you overcome the financial hardships associated with college, and when you complete your degree, you...
Scholarship Overview: Air Force ROTC can help you overcome the financial...
  • Deadline: 01/13/2022
  • Award: Full Tuition
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$18,000 per year Department of the Air Force - Type 2 Scholarship
Scholarship Overview: Air Force ROTC can help you overcome the financial hardships associated with college, and when you complete your degree, you...
Scholarship Overview: Air Force ROTC can help you overcome the...
  • Deadline: 01/13/2022
  • Award: $18,000 per year
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Full Tuition Department of the Air Force - Type 7 Scholarship
Scholarship Overview: Air Force ROTC can help you overcome the financial hardships associated with college, and when you complete your degree, you...
Scholarship Overview: Air Force ROTC can help you overcome the financial...
  • Deadline: 01/13/2022
  • Award: Full Tuition
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$1,000 Carson Scholars Fund
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The Carson Scholars Fund remains dedicated to its goal of naming a Carson Scholar in every school. All schools...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The Carson Scholars Fund remains...
  • Deadline: 01/14/2022
  • Award: $1,000
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Up to $20,000 The Diversity Advancement Scholarship
Organization & Scholarship Overview: This architecture scholarship can change your life! Maybe you chose architecture because you want to design a...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: This architecture scholarship can...
  • Deadline: 01/14/2022
  • Award: Up to $20,000
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$40,000 Amazon Future Engineer Scholarship Program
Scholarship Overview: The Amazon Future Engineer scholarship program assists high school seniors who have completed a computer science course and...
Scholarship Overview: The Amazon Future Engineer scholarship program...
  • Deadline: 01/25/2022
  • Award: $40,000
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$2,500 - $20,000 Asian and Pacific Islander Americans (APIA) Scholarship Program
Organization & Scholarship Overview: Our vision is to see that all Asian and Pacific Islander Americans have access to higher education and...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: Our vision is to see that all Asian...
  • Deadline: 01/26/2022
  • Award: $2,500 - $20,000
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8-week paid internship at a local nonprofit/charitable organization Bank of America Student Leaders Program
Program Overview: Since 2004, Student Leaders has been part of our ongoing commitment to youth employment and economic mobility. Preparing a...
Program Overview: Since 2004, Student Leaders has been part of our...
  • Deadline: 01/28/2022
  • Award: 8-week paid internship at a local nonprofit/charitable organization
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$1,000 IACAC Scholarship
Organization & Scholarship Overview: On behalf of the members of the IACAC Scholarship Committee, we are pleased to announce that we will award ten...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: On behalf of the members of the...
  • Deadline: 01/28/2022
  • Award: $1,000
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Up to $10,000 per year, depending on the student’s financial need George M. Pullman Educational Foundation
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The George M. Pullman Educational Foundation Scholarship helps ensure that exceptionally promising students...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: The George M. Pullman Educational...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Up to $10,000 per year, depending on the student’s financial need
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$5,000 - $100,000 McDonald’s HACER® Program
Organization & Scholarship Overview: McDonald’s HACER® Program was created in 1985 to grant eligible Hispanic students financial aid so they can...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: McDonald’s HACER® Program was...
  • Deadline: 02/03/2022
  • Award: $5,000 - $100,000
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$5,000 AMS Freshman Undergraduate Scholarship
Scholarship Overview: The American Meteorological Society is pleased to announce the AMS Freshman Undergraduate Scholarship program, open to all...
Scholarship Overview: The American Meteorological Society is pleased to...
  • Deadline: 02/04/2022
  • Award: $5,000
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$6,000 AMS Minority Scholarship
Scholarship Overview: The AMS Minority Scholarships will award funding to minority students who have been traditionally underrepresented in the...
Scholarship Overview: The AMS Minority Scholarships will award funding...
  • Deadline: 02/04/2022
  • Award: $6,000
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$1,000 Planning Your Success Scholarship
Organization & Scholarship Overview: Each year, it is our goal to provide a monetary award to graduating seniors who are planning to pursue a...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: Each year, it is our goal to...
  • Deadline: 02/04/2022
  • Award: $1,000
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$2,500 Finance Academy Scholarship
Organization Description & Scholarship Overview: With a network of 20,000+ schools, EVERFI delivers digital resources that help teachers equip...
Organization Description & Scholarship Overview: With a network of...
  • Deadline: 02/14/2022
  • Award: $2,500
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Up to $40,000 College Board Opportunity Scholarships
Scholarship Overview: Applying to college is a complicated process, so we’ve created a program that guides you through it. It doesn’t require an...
Scholarship Overview: Applying to college is a complicated process, so...
  • Deadline: 02/28/2022
  • Award: Up to $40,000
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Up to $2,500 Mary E. Smith Foundation - Excellence in Academics & Community Service Award
Scholarship Overview: This annual, one-time scholarship, will be awarded to one or two (2) successful candidates. Candidates must be brain tumor...
Scholarship Overview: This annual, one-time scholarship, will be awarded...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2022
  • Award: Up to $2,500
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Up to $2,500 Mary E. Smith Foundation - Excellence in Science & Medicine Award
Scholarship Overview: This one-time scholarship, in an amount up to $2,500, will be awarded to one or two (2) successful candidates annually....
Scholarship Overview: This one-time scholarship, in an amount up to...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2022
  • Award: Up to $2,500
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Up to $2,500 Mary E. Smith Foundation - The Karen Lewis CTU Excellence in Science Award
Scholarship Overview: Created in honor of Chicago Teachers Union (CTU) President Karen Lewis, this one time scholarship, in an amount up to $2,500,...
Scholarship Overview: Created in honor of Chicago Teachers Union (CTU)...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2022
  • Award: Up to $2,500
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Up to $23,000 Golden Apple Scholars of Illinois
Scholarship Description: The Golden Apple Scholars of Illinois is a scholarship program that identifies talented high school seniors, as well as...
Scholarship Description: The Golden Apple Scholars of Illinois is a...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2022
  • Award: Up to $23,000
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Varies between $25 to $10,000 Ayn Rand Institute Novel Essay Contests
Scholarship Overview and Description: Have you read one of Ayn Rand’s thought-provoking novels? Now’s the time! Enter an Ayn Rand Institute (ARI)...
Scholarship Overview and Description: Have you read one of Ayn Rand’s...
  • Deadline: 04/28/2022
  • Award: Varies between $25 to $10,000
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$2,000 - $3,000 Rapunzl Financial Literacy Scholarship
Scholarship Overview: We give you $10,000 in virtual money so you can earn while you learn with simulated portfolios and cash prizes. You help your...
Scholarship Overview: We give you $10,000 in virtual money so you can...
  • Deadline: 04/30/2022
  • Award: $2,000 - $3,000
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$2,500 CodeWizardsHQ Educational Scholarship
Organization & Scholarship Overview: At CodeWizardsHQ we believe that the future is built on diversity through equity and access. While we actively...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: At CodeWizardsHQ we believe that...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2022
  • Award: $2,500
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$3,000 Truman College SEED Scholarship
Scholarship Overview: At City Colleges, we are creating a diverse learning community for future educators that includes merit-based scholarships...
Scholarship Overview: At City Colleges, we are creating a diverse...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2022
  • Award: $3,000
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Up to $15,000 per year Columbia College Chicago - Chicago Public Schools Award
Scholarship Overview: Students need to complete their undergraduate admission application and submit a Free Application for Federal Student Aid...
Scholarship Overview: Students need to complete their undergraduate...
  • Deadline: 07/22/2022
  • Award: Up to $15,000 per year
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$1,500 Michael Moody Fitness Scholarship
Organization and Scholarship Overview: The Michael Moody Fitness Scholarship offers $1,500 to a high school senior, undergraduate, or graduate...
Organization and Scholarship Overview: The Michael Moody Fitness...
  • Deadline: 08/01/2022
  • Award: $1,500
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Full Tuition & book fee waivers STAR Scholarship - City Colleges of Chicago
Organization & Scholarship Overview: Starting with City Colleges’ Fall 2015 semester, students who graduate from CPS in Spring 2016 or after with a...
Organization & Scholarship Overview: Starting with City Colleges’ Fall...
  • Deadline: 09/22/2022
  • Award: Full Tuition & book fee waivers
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Up to $1,000 City Colleges of Chicago - Summer Start Scholarship Program
Scholarship Overview: From July 6th to August 6th, new City Colleges students across the city will earn college credit by taking English 96 or...
Scholarship Overview: From July 6th to August 6th, new City Colleges...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Up to $1,000
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