Outside Scholarships

Outside scholarships are any scholarships a student may apply to or receive that are not directly from Thomas Edison State University.

Next Opportunity to Apply for Scholarships

The next opportunity to apply for general scholarships will be June 1, 2016.

For students in nuclear-related programs, the NRC Scholarship remains open. Apply from the NRC Scholarship webpage

Check out our Outside Scholarships page, including the sfex site for Military/Family Members.

Should you have questions about our scholarships, please email the Scholarship Committee.

 

 

Military Community Scholarships & FA Explorer

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 provides military service members and their families and other eligible civilians within the Military Community, as well as Education Services Officers, Academic Counselors, and support staff within the military education community with a powerful web-based tool for identifying and exploring Scholarships and Financial Aid options in an un-biased, standardized, and comprehensive manner.  Visit SFeX.

180 Medical Scholarships

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180 Medical is honored to have a scholarship program to help those with spinal cord injuries, spina bifida, transverse myelitis, and/or a neurogenic bladder.

Eligibility
Students attending a two-year, four-year, or graduate school program full time in the fall are eligible to apply. Applicants must be under a physician's care for a spinal cord injury, spina bifida, transverse myelitis, or neurogenic bladder.

Scholarship Award
Five $1,000 college scholarships

Deadline
The scholarship runs from January 1 to June 1.

Application
Download Here

American Addiction Center's Behavioral Health Academic Scholarship - 2016

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American Addiction Centers, a national leader in addiction treatment, is offering $10,000 in scholarships for those majoring in behavioral health, nursing, counseling, psychology, social work, marriage/family therapy, or other program focusing on treating mental health and/or substance abuse issues.  

Award Amount: 1st place - $5,000; 2nd place - $2,500; 3rd place - $2,500

Application deadline: May 31, 2016

Rules, Regulations, and Application:  Download here

Acuity Training Leadership Scholarship - 2016

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This is a biannual $1,000 scholarship from Acuity Training for students demonstrating outstanding leadership ability. This award is available to students that are currently enrolled at any college, university, high school or trade school.

Students who wish to apply should create a three to four minute video discussing the merits of leadership and showcasing a situation or situations where they have demonstrated outstanding leadership abilities.

Award Amount:  $1000

Application deadline:  June 30th and December 31st each year

Rules, Regulations, and Application:  Download here

 

Apartment List Scholarship

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Apartment List is offering a $2,500 scholarship four times a year to outstanding students who exemplify one or more of Apartment List’s core values. It is non-major specific, free to apply and eligible to any legal U.S. resident, at least 18 years old, who will be attending an accredited university or college in the respective upcoming semester (undergrad & grad programs).

Award Amount:  $2500

Application deadline:  March 1st, June 1st, September 1st, December 1st

Rules, Regulations, and Application:  Download here

 

ATTSavings.com Internet and Education Scholarship - 2016

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ATTSavings.com offers a $1,000.00 scholarship twice a year (January and June) in the area of students' use of technology to enhance their educational experiences. Available to current and prospective students.

Application deadline: June 15, 2016

Rules, Regulations, and Application: Download here

Buildium Build U Scholarship - 2016

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Buildium's Build U. Scholarship awards two $2,500 prizes each semester to the Product Design, Interaction Design, Engineering, or Computer Science student who best explains how having a shared set of beliefs is important for building a great company.

Application deadline: April 15, 2016

Rules, Regulations, and Application: Download here

CampusRN Scholarships - Annual

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CampusRN’s nationwide scholarship program is the most comprehensive of its kind for nursing programs and nursing students because it features scholarship winners from six different regions across the country in which CampusRN has launched state edition sites.  CampusRN will award six $2500 scholarships to a needy and deserving nursing student in each region.  Thomas Edison State University is registered with CampusRN for scholarship purposes.

Application deadline: May 1st each year

Rules, Regulations and Application: Download here

CARiD Scholarship - 2016

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CARiD, a large online supplier of car parts and accessories, is offering two scholarship awards of $1,000 each to be given annually – one in the spring semester, and another for the fall semester.  The program is available to all students regardless of location, school, GPA, SAT/ACT score, or area of study. 

Award Amount:  $1000 twice a year

Application deadline:  April 30 and October 1

Rules, Regulations, and Application:  Download here

ChameleonJohn.com Scholarship

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ChameleonJohn.com is offering a $3,000 annual scholarship to any student attending, or planning to attend a U.S. University. All applicants must provide the requested information at the link below, including three short essays.

Award Amount:  $3,000

Application deadline:  January 31st

Rules, Regulations, and Application:  Download here

Children of Fallen Patriots Foundation

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The Children of Fallen Patriots Foundation’s mission is to provide college scholarships and educational counseling to military children who have lost a parent in the line of duty.  We bridge the gap between existing sources of grants and scholarships and the total cost of college.

Visit Fallen Patriots for more information.

CourseMinded Online Course Scholarship - 2016

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Applicable to: Undergraduates interested in teaching or taking online courses.

Award Amount:  $1,000

Application deadline:  June 15, 2016

Rules, Regulations, and Application:  Download here

Thomas L. Dickson Scholarship - 2016

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The Thomas L. Dickson $1,000 scholarship is available to current college students or those planning on attending a college or university in the fall of 2016.  The winner will be chosen based on participation in a video essay contest.

Application deadline: May 15, 2016

Rules, Regulations, and Application:  Download here

Drug Lawsuit Source Single Parent Scholarship - 2016

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Drug Lawsuit Source is offering two single parent scholarships in the amount of $1,000.  One scholarship will be awarded to a single mother and one scholarship will be awarded to a single father.

Application deadline:  November 1, 2016

Rules, Regulations, and Application:  Download here

Engineering Scholarships

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Visit EngineeringDegree.com, an online resource of over 19,000 engineering scholarships at more than 1,900 schools.

The Expert Institute's Annual Healthcare and Life Sciences Scholarship - 2016

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The Expert Institute's Annual Healthcare and Life Sciences Scholarship of $1,000 is offered annually to students in medicine and the life sciences.

Application deadline: December 31, 2016

Rules, Regulations, and Application:  Download here

GetEducated.com Distance Learning Scholarship

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Twice a year, the Get Educated online college grant fund awards $1,000 distance learning scholarships to students attending accredited online university degree programs.

This online degree financial aid program is funded and maintained by the distance learning experts at GetEducated.com as a part of our mission to help cut the cost of online college.

Better still, this is a real scholarship program. Awards are based on both merit and financial aid need. You can use your free grant money to attend any accredited online school of your choice.

Past Get Educated distance learning scholarship award winners have attended the University of Wisconsin Platteville, Duquesne University Online, Troy University Ecampus, the Nova Southeastern University online doctorate program, and the masters degree programs at Dakota State University Online.

Eligibility Requirements:
Must be a U.S. citizen enrolled in an accredited online degree program located in the USA with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0

inSegment $1,000 Scholarship - 2016

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inSegment, a full-service digital marketing service, is offering a $1,000 scholarship to anyone enrolled at a high school, college or university in the U.S., aged sixteen or older in good academic standing with a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0. Entrants are required to submit an essay on "3 Digital Marketing trends that have changed your perception of the industry" at the link below.

Award Amount:  $1000

Application deadline:  June 3, 2016

Rules, Regulations, and Application:  Download here

Interior-Delux Scholarship - Fall and Spring

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Interior Deluxe, the leading provider for contemporary lighting in the High End field, is offering scholarship awards of $1,500 to be awarded fall and spring annually.  The scholarships are available to all 2-year, 4-year or graduate students regardless of location or program of study. 

Award Amount:  $1500 twice a year

Application deadline:  April and October each year

Rules, Regulations, and Application:  Download here

Lighting55 Scholarship - Fall and Spring

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Lighting55, a contemporary lighting provider, is offering scholarship awards of $1,250 to be awarded fall and spring annually.  The scholarships are available to all 2-year, 4-year or graduate students regardless of location or program of study. 

Award Amount:  $1250 twice a year

Application deadline:  October 15 and April 15 each year

Rules, Regulations, and Application:  Download here

Look Twice, Save a Life Scholarship

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InsuranceProviders.com is proud to introduce a new scholarship promoting motorcycle safety among students. The Look Twice, Save A Life Scholarship of $1,000 is awarded to any student who is currently attending or planning to attend college or some form of higher education. The scholarship will be awarded on an annual basis for the Spring semester.

To Apply, view the scholarship eligibility and submission requirements at Look Twice, Save A Life Scholarship.

Submission deadline: Annually by December 1

Majux Marketing Scholarship - 2016

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Majux Marketing, one of the fastest rising digital marketing agencies in the country, is offering a $1,000 scholarship to students pursuing a degree in Business or Marketing.

Award Amount:  $1000

Application deadline:  July 30, 2016

Rules, Regulations, and Application:  Download here

Margaret Yardley Fellowship Grant - 2016

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The Margaret Yardley Fellowship Fund was established in 1930 to provide fellowship grants to deserving women who are New Jersey residents pursuing graduate studies at the school of their choice.

Award Amount:  $1,000

Application deadline:  March 1, 2016

Rules, Regulations, and Application:  Download here

Minority Students Guides to Scholarships, Grants and Financial Aid

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These are guides to scholarships, grants, and financial aid for minority students attending college.  A list of scholarships is included.

Accredited Schools Online Guide

BestColleges.com Guide

MoneyGeek.com Scholarship Database and Guide for Women

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MoneyGeek.com offers several financial aid resources and a searchable scholarship guide for women in numerous fields (from STEM subjects to law and medicine) and from different backgrounds. This guide also offers great advice on winning scholarships. Visit MoneyGeek.com.

Nuclear Energy University Program Scholarship

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The Nuclear Energy University Programs (NEUP) for the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) invites online applications from undergraduate students in the University’s Energy Systems Technology, Nuclear Energy Engineering Technology, Nuclear Engineering Technology and Radiation Protection programs for a $7,500 scholarship toward the cost of their undergraduate education. Students will also be eligible to apply for the scholarship in subsequent years.

To apply: Visit www.neup.gov’s Office of Nuclear Energy Issues scholarship application page and select the “FY 2016 Scholarship RFA” link for more information.

Submission deadline: February 10, 2016

Award date: Scholarship recipients will be notified by NEUP in April 2016

Psychology Access $1,500 Scholarship

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This scholarship is open to U.S based students with at least a 3.2 GPA pursuing a Bachelor's or Master's degree specifically in the areas of Psychology, Counseling, Therapy or Social Work.

Award Amount:  $1,500

Application deadline:  October 1

Rules, Regulations, and Application:  Download here

Psychology Scholarships

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Visit psychologydegreeonline.net, an online resource of over 7,000 psychology scholarships at more than 1,800 schools.

Public Health Scholarship Guide

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Visit Public Health Online to view a no-cost, non-commercial, scholarship and financial aid guide for students seeking out degrees in Public Health and other Healthcare specialties.

Smile for the Future Annual Scholarship

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The Smile for the Future scholarship is an annual award that will be provided to students pursuing a career in medicine or other healthcare related field such as dentistry. This award, sponsored and funded by Los Angeles dentist Dr. Shervin M. Louie, will be bestowed to a student based on the quality of their essay.

Application deadline: February 15, 2016

Rules, Regulations, and Application:  Download here

StudentScholarships.org

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StudentScholarships.org has been providing scholarship information to students and scholarship management services to companies since 2003. For information, Access here.

Teacher.org's "Inspire Our Future" $2,500 Scholarship

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Teacher.org is offering a $2,500 scholarship to students in the Master of Arts in Educational Leadership program with a minimum GPA of 3.5.  Interested candidates will fill out the form found at http://www.teacher.org/degree/educational-administration/. Teacher.org will pick one winner with the best answer among all entrants.

Award Amount:  $2500

Application deadline:  April 1st each year

Rules, Regulations, and Application:  Download here

Toptal Scholarships - 2016

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Toptal, a provider of elite tech talent for some of the most exciting start-ups and companies, with a focus on tier-one engineering/design projects, has established the Toptal Scholarships contest to provide assistance to women from around the world to help empower them to become top professional software engineers. The twelve selected recipients will each receive US$5,000.00 and one year of one-on-one mentorship from a Toptal software engineer. A winner will be selected monthly until the contest ends.

Award Amount:  $5,000 each

Application deadline:  October  14, 2016

Rules, Regulations, and Application:  Download here

Veterans United Foundation Scholarship - 2016

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Veterans United Foundation has established the Veterans United Foundation Scholarship program. The program's primary goal is to assist military service members and their families by awarding up to three (3) scholarships to eligible recipients. Each award is for up to $20,000 and is nonrenewable.

Application deadline: Spring and Fall

Rules, Regulations, and Application:  Download here

Viking Mergers Entrepreneur Endorsement Scholarship - 2016

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Applicable to: Enrolled Undergraduate/Graduate able to demonstrate an interest in entrepreneurship.

Award Amount:  $1,000

Application deadline:  May 1, 2016

Rules, Regulations, and Application:  Download here

You Deserve It Scholarship

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ScholarshipOwl is offering a $1,000 scholarship to any resident of any of the 50 United States, District of Columbia or US Territories, aged 16 or older. You must either be enrolled now, or will be enrolled within three months of registration in a qualified high school, college or university within the United States.

Award Amount:  $1,000

Application deadline:  February 15, 2016

Rules, Regulations, and Application:  Download here