Outside Scholarships

There are many scholarships offered each year by private organizations, businesses, and educational institutions. Each scholarship has different requirements and application procedures. To find out more, you can visit the individual websites listed below. 


Name: Asbestos.com Scholarship
Website: http://www.asbestos.com/scholarship/
Amount: $3,000 (First Place), $2,000 (Second Place)
Deadlines: January 20, 2015 (Spring 2015) 

Name: City of San Diego - Public Works Department, Engineering, and American Council of Engineering Companies California, San Diego Chapter (ACEC-SD)
Email: jstraughn@sandiego.gov

Application: Download
Amount: $2,000
Deadlines: January 31, 2015 

Name: Accounting & Financial Women's Alliance
Website: http://www.afwasandiego.org/
Application: Download
Amount: Varies
Deadlines: January 31, 2015  

Name: Accounting & Financial Women's Alliance Scholarship
Website: http://www.afwasandiego.org
Documents:  Flyer  Application
Amount: $250
Deadline: January 31, 2015 

Name: The San Diego Foundation Common Scholarship Application
Website: http://www.sdfoundation.org/ScholarshipApplication
Amount: Various
Deadline: Scholarship Process OPENS on December 3, 2014. See the application for deadlines. The San Diego Foundation application allows students to apply for several scholarships with one common application. All applications due February 4, 2015 @ 1:00pm

Name: Grossmont HealthCare District
Website: http://www.grossmonthealthcare.com/
Amount: Up to $3,000
Deadline: February 13, 2015 

Name: California Strawberry Scholarships
Website: http://www.californiastrawberries.com/scholarships
Amount: Varies
Deadline: February 15, 2015  

Name: NAWIC SD Scholarship Fund
Website: http://nawicsd.org/programs/scholarship/
Amount: (2) $1,000
Deadlines: February 27, 2015 

Name: Voyager Europe
Website: http://www.voyagereurope.com
Amount: (20) $1,000
Deadlines: February 27, 2015  

 Structured Settlement Career Planning Scholarship
Website: http://paymaster.co/structured-settlement-career-scholarship/ 
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: March 1, 2015 

Name: CCCSFAAA Scholarship
Application: Download
Amount: (2) $500, (1) $1,000
Deadlines: March 6, 2015  

Name: Abraham & Lilian Turk Scholarship
Website: http://www.turkscholarship.org/
Amount: (10) Up to $10,000 
Deadlines: March 15, 2015 

Documents: Flyer, Application
Amount: TBD 
Deadlines: March 16, 2015  

Name: Jan Egerton & Don Smitley Mesothelioma Scholarship
Website: http://www.mesotheliomahelp.org/scholarship-contest/
Amount: $500 - $2,500 
Deadlines: March 23, 2015 

Name: The 2015 HR Technology Scholarship For tech-savvy students interested in pursuing a career in Human Resources
Website: http://www.hrsoftwareinsight.com/hr-technology-scholarship/
Amount: $1,000
Deadlines: March 31, 2015

Name: Paymaster.co College Networking Scholarship
Website: http://paymaster.co/paymasterco-career-planning-scholarship/ 
Amount: $500
Deadline: April 25, 2015 

Name: Debt.com
Website: http://www.debt.com/our-story/scholarships
Amount: $500
Deadline: April 1, 2015 

Optimist Club International
Website: http://www.optimist.org/e/member/scholarships4.cfm/
Amount: Up to $2,500
Deadline: June 15, 2015



Name: Asbestos.com Scholarship
Website: http://www.asbestos.com/scholarship/

Amount: $3,000 (First Place), $2,000 (Second Place)
Deadlines: August 20, 2015 (Fall 2015)

Name: Executive Women's Council
Website: http://www.clubcorp.com/Clubs/University-Club-atop-Symphony-Towers
Application: Download
Amount: $500
Deadlines: December 19, 2015


 Elks National Foundation
Website: http://www.elks.org/enf/scholars/
Amount: Up to $15,000
Deadline: Ongoing 

Name: Holiday Bowl Memorial Scholarship Award
Website: http://www.holidaybowl.com/about-us/scholarship.html
Amount: $10,000
Deadline: TBD 

Name: American Society of Landscape Architects
Website: http://asla.org/contentdetail.aspx?id=23766
Amount: $4,000- Two Scholarships
Deadline: Varies

Name: California Society of Certified Public Accountants
Website: http://www.calcpa.org/content/scholarship.aspx 
Amount: Varies 
Deadline: Varies 

Name: San Diego Insurance Adjusters Association
Website: http://www.sdiaa.org/education.php
Amount: Up to $350 per course
Deadline: Ongoing 

Name: Leukemia and Lymphomesoma Society
Website: http://www.lls.org/resourcecenter/helpfulorganizations/financialresources/scholarships/ 
Amount: $1,000 per year 
Deadline: Varies 

Name: Sickle Cell Disease of America Association
Website: http://www.sicklecelldisease.org/index.cfm?page=scholarships
Amount: Varies 
Deadline: Ongoing 

Name: Public Relations Society of America
Website: http://www.prsafoundation.org/scholarships.html
Amount: Up to $5,000
Deadlines: Varies