In addition to scholarships offered by Concordia University, a multitude of other organizations provide scholarship and grant opportunities for college students. Some are for specific majors, such as nursing or education. Others are for specific groups, such as first-generation college students. Some are need-based, while others are open to all. The Office of Financial Aid has procured a small sample of opportunities to explore below, but this is just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to higher education scholarships. A little exploring and the willingness to put in the work can potentially help you pay for your education.

These scholarships are all outside, private scholarships, not funded by Concordia University. For more information about a specific scholarship, please contact the sponsor of the scholarship directly. Quick Links


AAACreditGuide Scholarship Program

AAACreditGuide is committed to helping college students achieve their academic goals without taking on overly burdensome debt in the process. After all, college should offer the opportunity for a better future without causing a financial strain the day after graduation. To that end, AAACreditGuide is pleased to announce its annual scholarship program. Visit for application information! Currently closed.

Abbott and Fenner Scholarship Program

Abbot and Fenner are committed to continuing their efforts at helping those who have the desire and ambition to succeed. Deadline: June 14, 2019

Addiction Awareness Scholarship

RehabCenter.Net is proud to award scholarships to three students this year, who share their vision on the dangers of drug and alcohol abuse. If you have a passion for raising awareness about the risks and dangers associated with addiction this scholarship is for you! Deadline: December 22, 2017

Addiction Resource Scholarship

Addictive substances abuse has killed more people than every American war combined, and more than 10 times over. Many victims of drug addictions feel as though they are fighting a war themselves. awards $3000 in scholarships each year to students who share their vision for an addiction-free world. Go to for application information. Opened: September 21, 2017

Alaska Community Foundation

Alaskans are incredibly generous and committed to helping others succeed in life through continuing education. They’ve entrusted the Foundation with the management of their scholarship funds. In turn, the Foundation helps them find the best candidates and manage the selection process. Currently closed.

Albertson & Davidson, LLP Scholarship

Albertson & Davidson, LLP has created this $2500 college scholarship to help the next generation of students realize their educational and professional goals. Deadline: May 1, 2019

Annual Stewart J. Guss College Student Scholarship

Attorney Stewart J. Guss appreciates the value of education as well as the ever-increasing costs of obtaining one. This infographic is a way for aspiring students to show their creativity. Deadline: March 15, 2019 Scholarship encourages students to think about their financial future long before they graduate. Their essay topic is designed around a concept that’s easy to understand but difficult to execute: being responsible with your money today. Currently closed

AZAZIE Scholarship

AZAZIE is proud to invest in the future by awarding scholarships to help promising students with rising tuition costs. Let them know what differences you are planning to make in the industry you’re currently majoring in. Deadline: May 31, 2018

Best4YourHome Scholarship

What makes a home cozy and comfortable? What will housekeeping look like in the future? Best4yourHome would like to support students by offering a scholarship to someone who writes an interestingly creative and original essay on one of several topics. Deadline: March 31, 2018

Best Outdoor Memory

For students who do outdoor activities such as camping, hiking, cycling, hunting, water sports, or winter sports, their experiences and passion can earn them money. Share your best memory of nature at Nature Immerse to apply for a $2000 scholarship. Currently closed.

BDFK Scholarship

Best Drone for Kids believes that it is vital to encourage further education to help build our future. Submit your resume and a short essay on obstacles that you have faced to apply for this scholarship. Currently closed.

Career One Stop

Career One Stop helps you search through more than 7500 scholarships, fellowships, grants, and other financial aid award opportunities. Deadlines vary.

Cheri Kennedy Child Daycare Scholarship

This scholarship application is available for a single working parent, enrolled in college with at least 8 credit hours per quarter. Applications are available at Twin Star Credit Union branches and on their website. Submissions accepted between April 1 and June 1 annually.

ClickitTicket’s Annual Scholarship Program

ClickitTicket loves live sports, music, and theater, so they are offering a college scholarship to a student who writes a heartfelt story about a live event they went to. Currently closed.

College Scholarship

The Holliday Karatinos Law Firm, PLLC recognizes the value of education as a vital foundation for the creation and fulfillment of advantageous careers and is providing scholarships to help students achieve their goals. Currently closed.

College Scholarship Video Essay Contest

The Dolman Law Group is offering an $1100 bi-annual scholarship to current or prospective college students. This application is done in the form of a video essay. For more information and examples visit the Dolman Law Group‘s website. Deadline: December 19, 2018

Colleges Sports Recruiting Scholarship

If you have ever been an athlete (not just college athletes), you are eligible for this scholarship. College Sports Scholarships wants to know about a time that you were a leader on the field or in your community. Deadline: July 1, 2018

Confirm Biosciences College Scholarship

Are you passionate about creating a healthier world? Do issues like addiction and drug abuse upset you enough to want to bring about change? Share your views with Confirm Biosciences and you could win a scholarship! Deadline: December 31, 2018

Counter Culturist Literature Lovers Essay Scholarship

Counter Culturist has created this scholarship for undergraduate and postgraduate students with a passion for the written word to receive a $500 award. This is available to students in any area of study. Currently closed.

Credit Sesame Financial Literacy Scholarship

Are you ready to do some research? Help educate yourself and others on credit and earn a scholarship from Credit Sesame on the way! Currently closed.

Diabetes Scholars Foundation Scholarships

The Diabetes Scholars Foundation Scholarships recognizes students who have high academic performance, are actively involved in the diabetes community, participate in community and/or extra-curricular activities and who have demonstrated that they are successfully managing the challenges of living with diabetes. Deadline: April 15, 2019

Dickson Law Group Scholarship

In an effort to help aspiring young students realize their dream of obtaining a college degree, the Dickson Law Group is pleased to announce their annual scholarship. Deadline: May 20, 2019

DigiArise Internet Marketing Scholarship

DigiArise would like to encourage students to learn more about internet marketing, and as an incentive, they’ve created the DigiArise Internet Marketing Scholarship as a way to reach out to those who have a real passion for online marketing. Currently Closed.

Dr. Alma S. Adams Scholarship for Outreach and Health Communications

Putting an end to tobacco use depends on young people who are eager to help achieve a tobacco-free generation. That’s why Truth Initiative is offering two scholarships to support undergraduate and graduate students who are innovatively confronting tobacco use. Currently closed.

Dream Home Design Scholarship

Renoviso has a passion for home improvement and created this scholarship to enable students to describe their ideal home improvement project. Deadline: August 15, 2018

Drones Inspector Annual Scholarship Program

If you are a student interested in drones and writing about this particular topic, you are welcome to demonstrate your research and writing skills and participate in the Drones Inspector Annual Scholarship Program to receive a scholarship. Currently closed.

Education Scholarship

Stevens & McMillan understands that college can be expensive and are providing this scholarship to help deserving students realize their dreams. Currently closed.

Espresso Machine Critics Scholarship

Are you an opinionated coffee drinker or an adamant anti-coffee person? Espresso Machine Critics would like to hear your views on daily coffee habits. Visit their website for application information. Deadline: February 1, 2018

Essential Oil Diffuser USA – Scholarship

Aspiring to spread awareness, is offering its scholarship program to creative minds who share the same passion for Essential Oils. For more information on how to apply, visit their website. Currently closed.

FASTWEB (Financial Aid Search Through the WEB) is the largest and most complete scholarship search on the Internet. It provides access to a searchable database of more than 400,000 private sector scholarships, fellowships, grants, and student loans available to students. Deadlines vary.

Feldco Windows, Siding, and Doors Scholarship

Because Feldco is embodied by their employees, making it a family-centered company, they are proud to offer this scholarship to a worthy applicant that best describes how their family has contributed to who they are today. Apply for this $1000 scholarship at Deadline: January 15, 2019

The Filix Gardening Scholarship

The Felix believes that gardening is an indispensable activity for anyone who would like to become self-sufficient. All you need is willingness to write an essay about gardening and homesteading to apply. Currently closed.

FinAid! The SmartStudent Guide to Financial Aid

FinAid! is a comprehensive site designed to provide students and parents with information about applying for financial aid, student and parent loans, EFC Calculators, and scholarships and grants. Deadlines vary. Climate Change Scholarship

FurnaceCompare‘s Climate Change Scholarship is designed to support undergraduate students that are looking for ways to fight climate change by improving the systems and/or equipment that we rely on to keep our homes and businesses comfortable. Currently closed.

Go College is one of the oldest and most trusted resources to guide students on how to finance and succeed in college. Deadlines vary

Good Call

Good Call helps you search for your ideal scholarships based on ethnicity, gender, application type, major, location, and more. Deadlines vary

Global Lift Equipment Scholarship

The Global Lift Equipment Scholarship is a short story submission, perfect for those who enjoy creative writing. Deadline: June 15, 2019

HandymanPoint Scholarship

Handymanpoint wants to empower young talent by offering a scholarship. Currently closed.

Headphones Unboxed Scholarship

This scholarship, provided by Headphones Unboxed, was created to help students understand the importance of sound quality and the impact it has on education. If this interests you, please apply! Deadline: August 20, 2018

Higher Education Scholarship

Twin Star Credit Union members can apply to receive a scholarship to assist with college tuition. Deadline: July 31 annually

Impact Sign’s Annual Scholarship

Since 1989, Impact Signs has been crafting the top quality corporate signs, plaques, and architectural sign letters. To give back to the community and inspire students to use their creativity, Impact Signs has created an annual scholarship to award the winners of their unique design contest. This scholarship is perfect for artsy and creative students! Deadline: January 31, 2018

Innovation Scholarship Essay Contest

To raise awareness of technology’s impact on driving, Herrman and Herrman’s Texas car accident lawyers are sponsoring their annual essay contest to help young people further their education. Currently closed.

International Research Scholarship on Primary Snoring

SomniShop would like to draw more attention to the huge problem of primary snoring. That is, snoring that does not have a pathological link; it is “habitual.” If this is something that interests you, check out their website for more information. Deadline: July 31, 2019

IshaPur Scholarship Program

IshaPur is offering two $500 scholarships to assist discerning students with financial needs. Currently closed. Annual Scholarship promotes health and wellness products all while providing entrepreneurs an opportunity to create a long-lasting residual income. They understand the priceless value of the written word for expanding opportunities to and beyond undergraduate school and would like to help students who have a knack for writing with a scholarship to further their educational goals. Deadline: December 31, 2017

Kelly & Soto Law Scholarship Essay Contest

The Kelly & Soto Law scholarship program is designed to help students who are attending an institution of higher learning. They are enthusiastic to provide students a chance to further their education as they recognize its value as a vital foundation for the creation and fulfillment of advantageous careers. Currently closed.

Kenneth Warren Scholarship

At, they believe that education plays a vital role in the future of online businesses. Yet they also understand the financial strain that can be incurred in pursuing higher education. Because of this, they have established a scholarship to help a student with their tuition costs. Currently closed.

Lawn Mower Hut Scholarship Program

The Lawn Mower Hut wishes to assist students who are in need of financial aid due to the rising costs of tuition fees and student life in general. The winner will receive $500 to help with educational expenses. Deadline: May 30 annually

Logistics Learning Alliance Scholarship

As strong advocates for higher education, Logistics Learning Alliance is proud to give back to ambitious students through the Logistics Learning Alliance Scholarship for $750. Currently closed.

London Scholarship

Have you been to London, or would really love to go? London Sash Window Repairs LTD wants to know what you think is important to see when you visit London. Deadline: February 15, 2018

Lucy’s Healthy Body Image Scholarship 2017

Lucy’s does not want to just offer a financial award, but also desires to help young adults stop and think about body image and how it affects so many people. Their $1000 scholarship application is a video essay aimed towards young adults struggling with their perceived body image. Currently closed.


LuvMiHome is a start-up blog that focuses on new technologies in the home. They are a great supporter of education and it gives them great joy to be able to offer this scholarship to new and current students. The scholarship is available to graduate and undergraduate students; international students are welcome. Currently closed.

Mesothelioma Cancer Alliance Scholarship

The Mesothelioma Cancer Alliance is presenting this scholarship to provide financial assistance to college students in their pursuit of higher education. If you’ve battled a form of cancer yourself, or witnessed a loved one receiving treatment, they would love to hear your story. Deadline: March 31, 2019 Scholarship

Danziger & De Llano, LLP is now offering qualifying college students the chance to win a scholarship for detailing their personal experiences either living with cancer or watching a loved one battle cancer. They hope to offer this financial assistance to help a deserving student meet his or her academic goals. Deadline: August 15, 2019

MyLEDLightingGuide Scholarship

MyLEDLightingGuide strives to offer solid, reliable, and the most energy-efficient products to their customers. If you relate to this goal you could be the next student to win this scholarship! Deadline: August 1, 2018

Nail Fungus Treatment Scholarship

Top Nail Fungus Treatment aims to spread general awareness about nail fungus and various treatments. They would like to encourage every student to participate and win this scholarship. Currently closed.

NinjaOutreach Internet Marketing Scholarship

Are you good at selling what you’re saying? Tell your story to NinjaOutreach and see if they buy it! Currently closed. SEO Scholarship

Want to put your SEO, blog and marketing skills toward getting some cash for college? Visit for more information. Deadline: June 30, 2018

Office of Student Access and Completion

Office of Student Access and Completion (OSAC) is the state student financial aid agency for Oregon. OSAC administers a variety of State of Oregon, federal, and privately funded student financial aid programs for the benefit of Oregonians attending institutions of postsecondary education. Deadlines vary

Our Home Love Scholarship

The purpose of the Our Home Love Scholarship is to provide students with an opportunity to express themselves by writing what their most memorable experience during their time as a student. Writing and sharing are powerful and Our Home Love wishes to create a platform for creative and thoughtful minds to express their writing abilities. Currently closed.

Sawinery DIY Scholarship

Sawinery is looking for creative DIY students to tell them about any DIY experience you’ve had. If you are a creative student who enjoys DIY projects, go to the Sawinery website for more information. Deadline: April 17, 2018

Scott Alan Turner Personal Finance Scholarship

The Scott Alan Turner Personal Finance Scholarship program is designed to help provide personal finance education to students and to develop a deeper knowledge and appreciation of good money management. Deadline: July 1, 2019

Scholarship America

Scholarship America manages thousands of scholarship programs. This helpful site has pages dedicated to scholarships that are currently open and accepting applications. Deadlines vary

Scholarships for Success

Just by being a student here at Concordia, you are eligible for scholarships from Christian Community Credit Union. Visit their site for more information. Reopens: February 1, 2019 Self Developing Scholarship is aware of the importance of constant personal development and permanent learning, so they want to help students who participate in this scholarship focus on their own development. If you have a DIY hobby that you are passionate about, visit their website to apply. Deadline: December 27 annually Scholarships is offering a $2000 scholarship to students who have either been a caregiver for an adult relative, or who has served as a volunteer in a senior living community within the past year. Deadline: July 15, 2019

Social Media Scholarship

Rantic is offering this scholarship to students who desire to share their knowledge and expertise on social media. Sound like you? Then apply. Deadline: April 20 annually Yearly Scholarship

Staple Search is happy to announce their yearly scholarship and is inviting you to apply! Deadline: January 31, 2019

Student Voices Scholarship Program

The Ark Law Group Student Voices Scholarship Program was created to give a voice to our nation’s students on the subjects of wealth, law and equality. Currently closed.

Sublime Trails Wellness Scholarship

The Sublime Trails Wellness Scholarship is for aspiring students who are highly motivated to improve themselves and work towards reaching their goals every day. They work harder when faced with challenges. If this describes you, please apply! Deadline: December 20, 2018

Technosoft Innovations Scholarship Program

Technosoft believes that young minds are always full of innovative and brilliant ideas, and they are always on the lookout for bright and talented youngsters. This scholarship was launched to help students explore their originality and creativity while assisting them financially. Deadline: May 31, 2019

The Ulman Cancer Fund of Young Adults Scholarship

The Ulman Cancer Fund has many donors who have created scholarship opportunities for students who have been diagnosed or had a family member diagnosed with cancer. Apply for multiple scholarships at one time on their website. Deadline: January 30, 2019

Veteran Benefits Scholarship is proud to announce their annual scholarship for advancement in higher education. This is open to all. For more information on how you can apply, visit Deadline: December 31, 2017

Veteran Students and Families

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Awareness in Veterans Scholarship is proud to award a scholarship towards any education-related expense to the winner of their essay contest about the different ways in which addiction and mental illness affect veterans today. Apply today! Deadline: May 1, 2018

Minority Groups

American Chemical Society Scholars Program

African American, Native American, and Hispanic/Latino students planning to pursue full-time study in a chemically-related field and a desire to pursue a career in the chemical sciences can apply for an ACS Scholars Award. Deadline: March 1 annually

American Indian College Fund

Based in Denver, Colorado, the American Indian College Fund has raised a total of more than $35 million since 1989. This support comes from 200 corporations and foundations and 90,000 individuals. Deadline: May 31 annually

Annual Minority Scholarship

Wholesale Diabetic Socks strongly supports higher education and giving back to their community. African-American, Hispanic, American Indian/Alaska Native, or disabled individuals are welcome to apply. Currently Closed.

Aspira Scholarships

The Aspira Association lists many scholarships directed toward Puerto Rican and Latino students. Deadlines vary provides application tips and lists of scholarships geared toward African-American and Hispanic and Latino students. Deadlines vary

Gates Millennium Scholars Program

The Gates Millennium Scholars Program will provide scholarships and fellowships for outstanding low-income African-American, Native African, Hispanic-American, and Asian-American students to attend the undergraduate and graduate institutions of their choice. Log in for deadline information

Hispanic Metropolitan Chamber

The Hispanic Metropolitan Chamber works with the community to increase the economic advancement of Latinos in Oregon and SW Washington. All Concordia University-Portland undergraduate and graduate students who are awarded a scholarship from the Hispanic Metropolitan Chamber will also receive a matching scholarship from Concordia up to $3000 per year. Deadline: January 31, 2019

Live Your Dream: Education and Training Awards for Women

The Soroptimist Live Your Dream Awards assist women who provide the primary source of financial support for their families by giving them the resources they need to improve their education, skills, and employment prospects. Open: July 1-November 15 annually

NAHN Nursing Scholarships

The National Association of Hispanic Nurses presents awards to NAHN members enrolled in accredited LVN/LPN, associate, diploma, baccalaureate, and graduate nursing programs. Currently closed.

Scholarships and Grants for Single Moms

If you are a single mother, you may qualify for a number of different scholarships and grants. Visit the Open Education Database to find aid that is perfect for you. Deadlines vary

Scholarships for Women

The Open Education Database offers links to scholarships specifically tailored to women. Deadlines vary

TopProducts Single Mother Scholarship

TopProducts firmly believes in the power of education and giving back to the local community, especially single-parent families. This scholarship is focused on mothers who not only want to further their education, but also must raise their children and run the household every day on their own. Deadline: August 31, 2018

United Negro College Fund

The United Negro College Fund is the nation’s oldest and most successful African-American higher education assistance organization. Deadlines vary

Women in Marketing Scholarship Program

MagicinMotionHair‘s scholarship program is part of MagicOfLife’s effort to help those who demonstrate high academic achievement, exceptional leadership qualities and involvement with community service defray the costs of obtaining their education. This scholarship is focused on women who are current undergraduate students pursuing a career in marketing. Deadline: December 22, 2017

Women’s Independence Scholarship Program

The objective of the Women’s Independence Scholarship Program is to help survivors of intimate partner abuse obtain an education that will, in turn, offer them the chance to secure employment, personal independence, and self-sufficiency. Rolling application; no deadline

Nursing, Healthcare, and Science Students

AAC’s Behavioral Health Academic Scholarship Program

American Addiction Centers will be awarding scholarships for individuals studying in the fields of behavioral health, counseling, psychology, social work, nursing, and related sciences. Deadline: April 30, 2019

AACN Scholarship Registration

Hurst Review Services, the fastest growing NCLEX Review Company in the country, and the American Association of Colleges of Nursing are pleased to announce their continued partnership awarding scholarships to students pursuing professional nursing degrees. Deadline: January 15 and July 15 annually

ACLS Scholarship for Healthcare Providers

Students pursuing a career in a healthcare field are invited by Pacific Medical Training to apply for the ACLS Scholarship for Healthcare Providers. Deadline: August 20, 2017

There are many nursing scholarships available, some of which are tailored to students’ personal experiences and interests. provides scholarship application tips, as well as links to nursing-specific scholarships. Deadlines vary

American Indian Nurse Scholarship Program

The American Indian Nurse Scholarship Award Program was started by the NSCDA to give students of American Indian descent the opportunity to pursue careers in nursing with the expectation that they return to work among their people to help improve health care. Deadline: June 1 and December 1 annually

American Psychiatric Nurses Association

The American Psychiatric Nurses Association‘s Resource Center provides information for multiple grants and scholarships. Deadlines vary

A Nurse I Am Scholarship

Cherokee Uniforms is offering a scholarship to nursing students who watch a video and write an essay answering the given question. There are up to ten $2000 scholarships available. Currently closed. Army Nurse Corps Association Scholarship One of the Army Nurses Corps Association‘s major initiatives is the scholarship program. Its purpose is the support of nursing education through scholarship funding to worthy students who are U.S. citizens in nursing programs. Visit the website for more information. Deadline: March 30, 2019

AvaCare Medical Scholarship

Avacare Medical would like to recognize those who are working to better the lives of their customers (students who are pursuing a degree in the medical field) with a scholarship. This scholarship is awarded annually to one submission that tells about an inspiring act of kindness. Currently closed.

Body Gear Guide Scholarship Program

Body Gear Guide is motivated to help students who are dedicated to improving the lives of others, which is why they are awarding merit-based scholarships to students pursuing their passions in nursing, medicine, or natural or applied sciences. Currently closed.


The CampusRN Scholarship Center has compiled an extensive database of scholarships that their students would be eligible for, both general and nursing specific. Deadlines vary

Discover Nursing

Find the nursing-specific scholarship that is right for you at Deadlines vary

Donald E. Pizzini Memorial Nurse Scholarship

Montana Health Care Association Scholarship is providing this scholarship to students from Montana to help facilitate the development of an educated long-term care nursing workforce to meet current and future demands. Deadline: Last day of February annually

Education Award –

Diversity Nursing Education Award is a lottery-style scholarship. The drawing for the winner takes place during Nurse Week yearly. Deadline: May 6, 2019 Scholarship awards scholarships to qualified students with disabilities to continue their education in a nursing education program. Deadline: June 1 annually

Expert Institute’s Annual Healthcare and Life Sciences Scholarship

The Expert Institute is offering a $1000 scholarship for students pursuing a healthcare degree. Apply here! Deadline: December 31, 2018

Foundation of the National Student Nurses’ Association

The Foundation of the National Student Nurses Association provides two separate scholarship opportunities (ranging from $1000 to $7500 each) to nursing students in its efforts to expand and support nursing education and the future of the nursing profession. Open: September 2019 through January 2020

Geraldine Stephenson Continuing Education Scholarship

Legacy Meridian Park has multiple scholarships available for students, including the Geraldine Stephenson scholarship for students who have been out of school for five or more years and want to continue their education in a healthcare field. Currently closed.

Health Resources and Services Administration Scholarships

The Health Resources and Services Administration provides information on several scholarships. Visit the HRSA website for more information. Deadlines vary

Hospice and Palliative Nurses Foundation Scholarships

The Hospice and Palliative Nurses Foundation is offering several scholarships to nursing students. For more information, visit there website. Deadline: June 1 annually

Laser Spine Institute Scholarship

The Laser Spine Institue is looking for someone who is passionate about helping others to live healthy, happy lives, and is on the path to pursuing a degree in a health- or science-related program. Deadline: June 15 annually

NAHN Nursing Scholarships

The National Association of Hispanic Nurses presents awards to NAHN members enrolled in accredited LVN/LPN, associate, diploma, baccalaureate, and graduate nursing programs. Currently closed.

National Debt Relief Scholarship

This scholarship, offered by National Debt Relief, is for STEM majors who believe they have a creative way to solve the student debt crisis. Deadline: December 23, 2018

NBNA Scholarship Program

The National Black Nurses Association is committed to excellence in education and conducts continuing education programs for nurses and allied health professionals throughout the year. The association provides annual scholarships for students. Deadline: April 15, 2019

NURSE Corps Scholarship Program

As a student accepted or enrolled in a nursing program, you can receive funding for tuition, fees, and other educational costs. In exchange, you must work at an eligible facility with a critical shortage of nurses – a Critical Shortage Facility (CSF) – upon graduation. Visit the Health Resources & Services Administration website to find out more. Currently closed.

Nurses Make A Difference Scholarship

The Nurses Make a Difference Scholarship is an annual scholarship awarded to an aspiring nurse who is currently enrolled in an undergraduate nursing program at a college or university, or is a high school student who has been accepted into a school with an undergraduate nursing program. Currently closed.

Nursing Explorer is a searchable scholarship database created specifically for nursing students. Deadlines vary provides information for multiple nursing-specific scholarships. Deadlines vary

Oregon Nurses Association

The Oregon Nurses Foundation provides multiple scholarships to nursing students and other scholarship information specific to nursing students. Deadlines vary

Salem Health Scholarships

Salem Health provides four scholarships for students in medical fields. Deadlines vary

Senior Care Scholarship

A Place for Mom is proud to offer their annual $1,000 scholarship to university students interested in the fields of aging and gerontology. As North America’s largest senior living referral service, they know the importance of supporting the training and education of our future senior care leaders. Rolling admission

Sharps Scholarship Essay Contest

Sharps‘ essay contest is open to all students who have been accepted to, or are currently enrolled in, an accredited university in healthcare-related studies. Currently closed.

The Recovery Village Health Care Scholarship

The Recovery Village is offering a $1,000 scholarship to students pursuing a medical, health-related course of study. Deadline: June 30, 2019

Thermo Fisher Scientific Antibody Scholarship Program

Thermo Fisher Scientific is providing six scholarships to students majoring in biology, chemistry, biochemistry, or related life science fields. Deadline: May 20, 2019

Touchmark Foundation Scholarship

The Touchmark Foundation awards scholarships to support students pursuing degrees in nursing. For more information on the different scholarships that the Touchmark Foundation provides, visit their website. Deadline: June 30 and December 30 annually

TYLENOL Future Care Scholarship

Each year the makers of TYLENOL award annual scholarships to well-deserving students pursuing careers in healthcare. They’re proud to support those dedicated to a lifetime of caring for others. Currently closed.

Business Students

Ecommerce Marketing and Technology Science Scholarship

Calling all marketing students and students of technology science! Do you have a new product or business idea that could fare well in the ecommerce world? Or do you have an idea for how to improve the way ecommerce professionals work on a daily basis? If you fall into one of these categories, let Ecommerce Platforms know your ideas! Who knows, you might get some money out of it! Currently closed.

EtailPro Entrepreneur Scholarship Program

EtailPro has created this scholarship to help any rising freshman or currently enrolled student with aspirations of being an entrepreneur. Rolling application

The Logojoy Student Entrepreneur Scholarship

Are you a student entrepreneur with combined skills in design, academics, and business? Logojoy wants to hear from you! Do you already have a business plan in your head? Turn it in and it may win you this scholarship! Deadline: April 30, 2018

Marketing EDGE

Participation in one of Marketing EDGE’s programs gains you access to over $80,000 in marketing scholarship awards, each ranging from $1000-$7000. Currently closed.

Merchants Exchange of Portland Scholarship

The Merchants Exchange Scholarship aims to support the educational goals of students seeking careers in Maritime Affairs and/or International Trade, in order to ensure the future prosperity of the Maritime industry. Deadline: May 31, 2019

Portland Chapter Construction Financial Management Association

The Construction Financial Management Association Scholarship is awarded to students with accounting, finance, or construction management majors in the hopes of increasing student awareness of CFMA and careers in the construction industry. Deadline: April 30, 2019

Scholarship for Tomorrow’s Entrepreneur

If you currently run a small business while attending college or have a small business idea to start while you plan to attend college, GreenPal‘s scholarship may be for you! Deadline: October 15, 2019

Which Funeral Plans Scholarship

Which Funeral Plans is motivated to help graduates who want a career in sales and business development and that’s why they run a merit-based training course twice a year for students pursuing their passions in any Business related courses. To apply for a $1300 scholarship, go to WhichFuneralPlans.comCurrently closed.

Education Students

James Madison Graduate Fellowship

The James Madison Fellowship is offered to individuals desiring to become outstanding teachers of the American Constitution at the secondary-school level. Deadline: March 1, 2019

PDK Prospective Educator Scholarships

College scholarships for high school students with a connection to PDK who will major in education. Deadlines vary

Local 14 Educational Foundation Art Scholarship

Lake Oswego Crafts & Art Leauge Annual Scholarship. Students who are Education Majors with an Art Minor will be considered for the Art Scholarships. Deadline: May 11, 2019


BigSun Scholarship

BigSun Athletics is proud to help young athletes succeed in their academic pursuits. Deadline: June 19, 2019

Planet of Baseball: Scholarship Campaign

Planet of Baseball loves the game of baseball and wants to foster the growth of this sport in young men, women, and children. Apply for this $500 scholarship at ThePlanetofBaseball.comCurrently closed.

The Tour Dream: A Golf Scholarship for the Truly Deserving Talent

The scholarship from is meant for prospective college students or those golf enthusiasts who are invested in keeping the golf dream alive. Deadline: May 31, 2019

Lutheran Community

Bethesda Lutheran Community Scholarships

Each year, Bethesda awards students with academic scholarships for their commitment to the disabilities field and Lutheran ministry. Currently closed.

Female Church Worker’s Scholarship

Active female members of congregations in the South Wisconsin District of the LC-MS who are residents of the SWD prior to college and are preparing for full-time church work in the LC-MS are eligible to apply for the Female Church Worker’s ScholarshipCurrently closed.

Missouri District Lutheran Laymen’s League

The Missouri District of the Lutheran Laymen’s League offers grants to students from the Missouri District attending one of the Concordia Colleges or Universities and who plan to go into full-time church work. Visit the website and download the Application for Missouri District LLL Student Assistance to apply. Currently closed.

Nebraska District LCMS Student Aid

Nebraska District financial support is available to anyone preparing for full-time service in the church. Deadline: May 1, 2019

Foster Youth

Chafee Education and Training Grant

The Chafee Education and Training Grant is in place to help current or former foster care youth with postsecondary education and training. Rolling admission

Foster Care 2 Success

Foster Care 2 Success partners with organizations, foundations, and individuals to deliver scholarships to foster youth across the country. Deadline: March 31, 2019

High School Seniors

Great Golf Tips Scholarship

The Great Golf Tips Scholarship will award at least one $1500 scholarship to a graduating high school senior who sends in a brief video showing and explaining their best golf-related tip. Currently closed.

Irene Stephenson High School Scholarship

Legacy Meridian Park Medical Center is providing an annual scholarship to graduating high school seniors attending a public high school in the Tualatin area. Go to the website to see which cities are included. Deadline: April 1, 2019

Verbal Ink Transcription Services Scholarship

Verbal Ink is offering a scholarship available to graduating high school seniors or current college freshmen. Deadline: April 15, 2018


Confederation of Oregon School Administrators

Each year ten COSA Scholarships are available to Oregon seniors attending two- or four-year colleges in Oregon. Deadline: March 1, 2019

Dale Krueger Scholarship

The Dale Krueger Scholarship is for graduates of public high schools located in Gresham-Barlow, Reynolds, and Centennial school districts who, at the time of receiving their high school diploma, were/are residents of one of these school districts. Deadline: April 1, 2019

Ford Family Foundation

The Ford Family Foundation provides scholarship and grant resources for students in Oregon and Siskiyou County, California, and in some cases, other regions. Deadline: March 1, 2019

Hawai’i Community Foundation

The Hawai’i Community Foundation’s Scholarship Search site allows students to search for their ideal scholarships. Deadlines vary

Josephine County Educational Fund

Josephine County Education Fund Scholarships provides scholarship information for students in specific Josephine County high schools. Visit the website to see if your school is included. Deadlines vary by school district.

Marks & Harrison Scholarship Program

Marks & Harrison will award a total of $5000 in scholarship funds to high school or college students who submit the most insightful essays or videos on how to prevent distracted driving – especially among young drivers. Deadline: May 15, 2018

Merle S. & Emma J. West Scholarship

The Merle and Emma West scholarship is for graduates of a high school in Klamath County, OR. To see if you are eligible, visit the Merle and Emma West Scholarship Fund website. Deadline: April 1 annually

Oregon Student Access and Completion

Oregon Student Access provides the ability to apply for multiple scholarships with a single application. Deadlines vary

The connects Washington students of all types with Washington scholarship providers, whether you’ll be attending a school in state or out. Deadlines vary

Washington Apple Education Foundation Scholarships

The Washington/Oregon Apple Education Foundation Scholarships provides more than 100 individual awards annually for students living in Washington and Oregon. Deadline: March 1, 2019

Washington Scholarships provides students from Washington, and other nearby states, with a list of scholarships based on where they live. Deadlines vary

Washington State Scholarship Foundation

The Washington State Scholarship Foundation provides scholarships to students entering a university as a first-time freshman who graduated high school within Washington State. Currently closed.

Contra Costa Association of Realtors Scholarship

The Contra Costa Association of Realtors is offering the CCAR Scholarship to Contra Costa County residents who have completed one year of full-time courses focusing on specific majors. Deadline: April 30, 2019

Study-Abroad Students

Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Program

The U.S. Department of State’s Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship is a grant program that enables students of limited financial means to study or intern abroad. It is available to U.S. citizen undergraduate students who are receiving Federal Pell Grant funding at a two- or four-year college or university to participate in study and intern abroad programs worldwide. Rolling admission

Choosy Traveler’s Study Abroad Scholarship

Choosy Traveler believes in the transformative power of travel and wants to help students build their own incredible experiences through travel abroad. This annual scholarship provides $1000 to assist in the expenses of participation in a study abroad program. Deadline: December 31, 2017

Law School Students

Aaron Swartz Progressive Change Scholarship

The Patel Solitis Law Office is offering a $1000 scholarship to any full-time and part-time law students attending an ABA-approved law school for the 2017-2018 school year. Deadline: January 6, 2018

For the People Scholarship

Morgan & Morgan attorneys are partnering with For the People to provide a scholarship intending to inspire young lawyers to approach their careers with the same mindset. Visit their website to find out how to apply. Currently closed.

Law School Scholarship and Resource List

UpCounsel is providing their annual scholarship to assist both aspiring and current lawyers to apply their skills and build their knowledge and reputation while helping business owners understand their legal challenges. Their website also provides links to other law school-specific scholarships. Deadline: December 15, 2017

LSAT Prep Course Scholarship

The Johnston Law Firm is offering a scholarship designed to cover the cost of an LSAT prep course. Deadline: April 30, 2018

Michigan Injury Lawyers Scholarship

The Michigan personal injury firm Michigan Injury Lawyers are offering a $500 bi-yearly scholarship to students enrolled, or planning to be enrolled, in an accredited college or university who show success in a field of study related to law. Currently closed

The Plaxen & Adler Scholarship

The Plaxen & Adler Scholarship is available to all students enrolled in law school as well as senior college students already accepted in an accredited law school, have an interest in civil trial advocacy and possess a commitment to diversity and inclusion. Deadline: May 15, 2018

Timothy J. Ryan Associates Law Scholarship

Timothy J. Ryan & Associates has a long history of providing community services through fundraisers and events, and now they are very proud to provide students aspiring to become lawyers with much-needed help through this scholarship. Deadline: December 31, 2017

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