Outside Scholarships

AAOHN Foundation

The Abacus Scholarship

Abbott and Fenner Scholarship Program

Advancing Aspirations Global Scholarship (new)

The Advertising Federation of Fort Wayne

AES Engineers Scholarship

AHF Scholarships

AICPA Scholarships

AISES A.T. Anderson memorial Scholarship

AISES Google Scholarship

The Akash Kuruvilla Memorial Scholarship

Alliance/Merck Ciencia (Science) Hispanic Scholars Program

Alma L. Mayfield Scholarship

American Indian Center of Indiana, Inc.

A. Patrick Charnon Memorial Scholarship

A.R.E. Scholarship

Important notes:
Outside scholarships can be very helpful, and we encourage students to pursue any opportunities available.

However, please be careful, because some scholarship scams do exist. You should not have to pay an up front fee to apply for scholarship funding.

For further information regarding scholarship scams, visit this site.

The information provided here is accurate to the best of our knowledge. Please be cautious regarding your personal information. You may want to set up a separate "scholarship reply " e-mail address to avoid spam going to your main e-mail address.

Army Nurse Corps Association

ASCO Numatics Scholarship Program

Asian & Pacific Islander American Scholarship Fund

Ayn Rand Essay Contests

Barbara Rhomberg Excellence in Nursing Scholarship

B. Davis Scholarship

Beta Gamma Local Scholarship (request application from financial aid office)

BigSun Scholarship

Bill Coggins Community Leadership Award

Boren Scholarship for International Study

Buick Achievers Scholarship Program

Campus Discovery

Carl A. Scott Book Scholarships

Charley Wootan Grant Program

Charter One Bank TruFit Good Citizen Scholarship

The Christophers' Video Contest for College Students

The Community Foundation of Greater Lafayette

Computer Society Richard Merwin Scholarship

Daughters of the American Revolution

The Davies-Jackson Scholarship

Davis Putter Scholarship Fund

DegreeDirectory.org Academic Scholarships

Department of Homeland Security

Disability Awareness Scholarship (new)

DOMO Scholarship for Business Management

Do-Over Scholarship

DoSomething.org Foot Locker Scholar Athlete Program

DutchCrafters Heritage Scholarship (new)


The Esperanza Education Fund

Families of Freedom

FNSNA Nursing Scholarship

Frances L. Moore Nursing Scholarship

Frank L. Greathouse Government Accounting Scholarship

Freeman Awards for Study in Asia

Fry Scholarship


Fulbright Commission (Summer Institutes for US Undergraduates)

The Future of California Scholarship

Future Counselors of America Scholarship

The Garden Club of America

Gates Cambridge Scholarship

GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program

GE Foundation/LULAC

General Robert E. Hogaboom Leadership Writing Contest

Geneseo Migrant Center Scholarship

George Mitchell Scholarship (for post-grad study in Ireland)

Gilman International Scholarship

Glamour's Top 10 College Women Competition

The Gordon A. Rich Memorial Foundation

Harry S. Truman Scholarship

HENAAC Graduate and Undergraduate Student Leadership Award Scholarship

Henry Salvatori Scholarship

Herbert Scoville Peace Fellowship

Herb Kohl Educational Foundation

Hispanic Scholarship Fund

Holocaust Remembrance Scholarship

IFMA Foundation Scholarship

Indiana Industry Liason Group

Indiana Retired Teachers Association Scholarship for Future Teachers

Indiana Sheriffs' Association, Inc.

Indiana Women in Public Finance

Insureon Scholarship (new)

IRA Success Contribution Limits Scholarship

Italian Language Scholarship

Jackie Robinson Foundation's Scholarship Program

Jacob K. Javitz Fellowship Program

James Madison Graduate Fellowship

JobApplicationsOnline.com Scholarship Program (new)

The John Gyles Education Award

Kappa Gamma Pi Cornaro Scholarship

Kappa Kappa Kappa Local Scholarship (request application from financial aid office)

Kevin Child Scholarship

KLI Academic Award: The Kor Memorial Scholarship

Krill Oil - Educate Your Heart Scholarship

Lambda Theta Nu Sorority Inc., Latino Scholarship Award

Lanzate Travel Award Program

LaPorte Regional Health System Scholarships

Linda Craig Memorial Scholarship for Sports Medicine

Look Twice, Save a Life Scholarship (new)

LTC Karen J. Wagner Scholarship Fund

Madison County Community Foundation

Maria Elena Salinas Scholarship Program

The Maria Petti Memorial Scholarship

Marshall Scholarships

The Mary Blake Single Parent Nursing Scholarship

MediaJobs.com Dream Job Scholarship

MIDWEST Fine Art Finals

Military Scholarship (new)

Minorities in Government Finance Scholarship

MyBookBuyer.com Textbooks for a Year Scholarship

My Recipe-My Heritage Scholarship Essay Contest

NAHJ Geraldo Rivera Scholarship Program 

National Collegiate Cancer Foundation Scholarship

National Federation of the Blind

National Physical Science Consortium

National Sculpture Society Scholarship

Nazareth Association

New American College Fund

New Look Laser Tattoo Removal Scholarship

The NRC Associateship Programs

Nurse Corps Scholarahip Program

Nursing Education Loan Repayment Program

Nursing Education Scholarship (new)

Nursing Explorer Scholarships (new)

Order Sons of Italy Foundation

The Orphan Foundation of America/ Casey Family Scholarship

PFLAG-HATCH Youth Scholarship Program

Phil Huffine Memorial Scholarship Fund

Point Foundation, The National LGBT Scholarship Fund

The Rhodes Scholarship

Ronald McDonald House Charities U.S. Scholarships

Ron Brown Scholar Program

Rotary Club Scholarships

Sallie Mae The American Dream Scholarship

Sallie Mae First in My Family Scholarship

The Saul T. Wilson, Jr. Scholarship

Scholarship Experts

The Scholarship Foundation of St. Joseph County

Senior Care Scholarship

Seward Peninsula Application Network Scholarship

Siemens Westinghouse Competition

SMART (Science, Mathematics, & Research for Transformation)

Sociedad Amigos de Colombia (SADCO)

Student Inventors Scholarship

Susanne Laatz Mangan Scholarship

The Sunflower Initiative (new)

Talbots Scholarship Foundation

Tall Clubs International

TELACU Education Foundation

The Thomas Pickering Undergraduate Foreign Affairs Fellowship

Tylenol Scholarships

Univision: Exito Escolar Scholarship

USA Funds Access to Education Scholarships

USA Today Academic Team

U.S. Bank Internet Scholarship Program

Varsity Tutors Scholarship

The Vegetarian Resource Group

Vovia Online Marketing Scholarship

Women etics Advancing Aspirations Global Scholarship

WyzAnt College Scholarships

Yoshiyama Award for Exemplary Service to the Community

Youth Opportunities Foundation Scholarship

Outside Scholarship Search Engines:
Other Helpful Sources for Scholarships:
  • High school guidance counselors
  • Parent's employer or labor union
  • Community organizations (4-H, Chamber of Commerce, etc.)
  • Your church or local library
  • Saint Mary's College library.  There are scholarship search books available in the reference section.
  • The Career Crossing Office at Saint Mary's College provides a list of other scholarships and fellowships, many of which are for graduate study.  Note that some of these awards require a nomination from Saint Mary's College.

For additional information regarding outside scholarships, please review the scholarship board in our office (141 Le Mans), which is updated as new opportunities arise. Application and deadline info is posted where relevant, and scholarships are sorted by course of study.