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Soroptimist Women's Opportunity Award is offering a $1,000 scholarship to undergraduate women who are the primary financial supporters for their families. Deadline: Dec. 15, 2013
Custom Made is offering a scholarship of $1,000 for the best essay describing "the benefits a consumer receives by purchasing a high qualify piece of custom furniture made by a skilled furniture maker in North America." Deadline: December 15, 2013
Quickship is offering a $1,500 to graduate and undergraduate students. Deadline: December 15, 2013
Job-Applications.com is offering a $1,000 to a working parent enrolled full or part-time in an accredited institution with a GPA of 3.0 or higher. Deadline: December 15, 2013
2013 Savvy Saver Scholarship is a $2,500 scholarship opportunity for the best essay response to the topic "How can college students use the Internet as a method of saving money on school expenses?" Deadline: December 15, 2013
Soroptimist International of Los Angeles is offering the Soroptimist Violet Richardson Award of $500 to senior female high school students who donate their time and energy to a cause that makes the community and world a better place. Deadline: December 15, 2013
Scholarship America Dream Award is a $5,000 to $15,000 scholarship for US citizens who will have completed at least one year of college by June 2014 with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0. There are general scholarships, scholarships for STEM majors and scholarships for Chinese-American students. Deadline: December 19, 2013
Dietspotlight is offering scholarships in the amounts of $5,000 and $1,000 to the best essay response addressing childhood obesity. Deadline: December 31, 2013
The giftingstore.com is offering the Hope for an Eco Friendly World Scholarship of $500 for the best essay entitled, "Persuade me to Go Green - as in environmentally friendly green." This link is best seen in Fire Fox and Chrome. Deadline: December 31, 2013
Best Price Nutrition.com is offering a scholarship of $1,000 for the best response to, "How Important is Nutrition to Overall Health?" Deadline: December 31, 2013
Frontier is offering the Orderfrontier.com Scholarship of $500 for the best response to where you see the future of higher education headed in the next 10 years in relationship to the growing use of technology in the classroom. Deadline: December 31, 2013
The Company Corporation will award a $1,000 scholarship to the best business plan. Deadline: December 31, 2013
Soroptimist International of Los Angeles is offering the Soroptimist Women's Opportunity Award for women with primary financial responsibility for supporting their family (includes children, parents, siblings, spouse) working on an undergraduate degree. Deadline: January 15, 2014
MENSA Education & Research Foundation is offering scholarships ranging from $300 to $1,000 for the best essay of less than 550 words on experience or steps taken toward a goal and why you think that you will succeed. Deadline: January 15, 2014
The MoversCorp Scholarship of $500 will be offered twice a year to the best 400 to 1,000 word synopsis of online marketing ideas intended at increasing the awareness of the MoversCorp brand. Deadline: January 15, 2014 and July 15, 2014
Wholesale Halloween Costumes is offering a $500 scholarship to part time and full time college students. Deadline: January 31, 2014
Soroptimist International of Los Angeles is offering the SILA Graduate Student Fellowship Award of $3,500 to female US citizens who are CA residents and are in a graduate program. Deadline: February 1, 2014
Boren Scholarships provide up to $20,000 to US undergraduate students to study abroad in areas of the world that are critical to US interests and underrepresented in study abroad, including Africa, Asia, Central & Eastern Europe, Eurasia, Latin America, and the Middle East. Deadline: February 5, 2014
The Daniel B. Goldberg Scholarship of $11,000 is being awarded by the Government Finance Officers Association of the US and Canada. It is for students who are enrolled full-time in a graduate program that prepares students for careers in state and local government finance. Deadline: February 21, 2014
The Frank L. Greathouse Government Accounting Scholarship of $6,000 is for upper division undergraduate and graduate students who are enrolled full-time in a major preparing them for a career in state and local government finance in the US or Canada. Deadline: February 21, 2014
The Minorities in Government Finance Scholarship of $6,000 is for minority students of public administration, accounting, finance, political science, economics, or business administration at the upper-division undergraduate or graduate level. Deadline: February 21, 2014
The Government Finance Professional Development Scholarship of $6,000 is for graduate students who have been admitted on a part-time basis to a graduate program in public administration finance, business administration, or a related field. Deadline: February 21, 2014
Shift Insurance is offering the Drive to Learn Scholarship of $1,000 to full-time US citizens who respond with the best answer to one of their four suggested essays. Deadline: March 1, 2014
California Strawberry Scholarship Program is offering renewable scholarships to undergraduate and graduate students who are children of strawberry fieldworkers. Deadline: March 1, 2014
James Madison Graduate Fellowships of $24,000 a year are now available. Your application will need to include recommendations and academic transcripts. Deadline: March 1, 2014
The Air Force Aid Society is offering the General Arnold Education Grant of $2,000 for dependent undergraduate children of active duty, Title 10 Reservists on extended active duty, Title 32 AGR performing full-time active duty, retired Air Force members, retired Reservists with 20+ years of qualifying service, and deceased Air Force members. Spouses of active duty members and Title 10 Reservists, and surviving spouses of Air Force members who died while on active duty or in retired status are also eligible candidates. Deadline: March 7, 2014
The EntirelyPets Scholarship is open to all graduating high school students, and students enrolled in a two year, four year, or graduate program. Deadline: March 15, 2014
The JVS Scholarship is for financially challenged Jewish students from Los Angeles pursing higher education. Deadline March 31, 2014
Spaulding Law Group is offering a $1,000 scholarship to the student who can write the best essay addressing whether student loan debtors should be able to file bankruptcy on both private and federal student loans. Deadline: April 15, 2014
Sports Unlimited 2014 Scholarship is offering a $1,000 college scholarship to the athlete who can best describe a coach or mentor you've looked up to in your sporting career. Open to graduating high school seniors or freshmen/sophomores in college. Deadline: April 20, 2014
Directtvbeatscable is offering a scholarship of $2,500 for the best blog about how you utilize technology, be it the internet or TV, in your studies. Deadline: April 30, 2014
Westway Electric Supply is offering a $1,000 scholarship to the applicant with the best hypothetical letter addressed to school administrators persuading them to install energy efficient lighting in your school’s stadium, arena, or basketball court. Open to graduating HS seniors or currently enrolled undergraduate students. Deadline: April 30, 2014
A.W. Bodine - Sunkist Growers Scholarship is offered to any undergraduate grade level student from agricultural background. Deadline: April 30, 2014
I Heart My Hometown is a $1,000 scholarship offered to graduating HS seniors or currently enrolled in an undergraduate program with an expected graduation no earlier than December 2014. Deadline: April 30, 2014
WyzAnt College Scholarship is offering a scholarship of $10,000 for the best response in less than 300 words to the question, "If you could teach everyone in the world one thing, what would it be?" Deadline: May 1, 2014
Chief Bail Bonds is offering a scholarship of $500 for the best essay of at least 1,000 words on, How would you market a ail bond company?" Deadline: May 5, 2014
Directtvbeatscable is offering a scholarship of $2,500 for the best blog about the importance of technology in your life. Deadline: May 31, 2014
IssueTrak Help Desk Software is offering an pportunity for one deserving student to receive a $1,000 scholarship by submitting an essay on help desk software. Deadline: May 31, 2014
Principles Scholarship is offering a $1,000 award to graduating HS seniors or freshmen or sophomores in college. Deadline: May 31, 2014
NAVEX Global is a $1,000 scholarship opportunity to encourage the study of ethics and compliance with organizations. The best hypothetical business case will win. Deadline: May 31, 2014
Sunoco Creative Design Scholarship in the amount of $1,000 is being offered to a graduating high school senior or a full-time college freshmen, sophomore or junior pursuing a career in creative design. Deadline: June 1, 2014
Sunoco Digital Marketing Scholarship is offering a $1,000 to a graduating high school senior or a full-time college freshmen, sophomore or junior pursuing a career in digital marketing. Deadline: June 1, 2014
The International Gem Society (IGS) Scholarship of $750 is being offered for the best essay of at least 1,000 words on the topic, "Why are colored gemstones better than diamonds for an engagement ring or other high end jewelry?" Deadline: December 15, 2014
ScholarshipPoints is a program in which students earns points by completing online activities. The points can then be redeemed for entries to monthly $1,000 scholarship drawings.
Scholarships in Our Lobby
Applications for some of the above scholarships are also available in the Cal Poly Pomona Office of Financial Aid and Scholarships on the third floor of the CLA Building #98 (the pointy building).
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Student Scholarship Search allows you to browse and search for a wide variety of scholarship opportunities without having to create an account.
The California Latino Scholarship Directory is a search engine for scholarships for California's Latino students.
The Sallie Mae Scholarship search provides access to an award database containing more than 3 million scholarships worth over 16 billion dollars. The database is expanded and updated daily.
The United Negro College Fund site allows you to search through thousands of different scholarships and grants.
Visit the Office of Financial Aid and Scholarships located in the CLA Bldg. 98, 3rd floor for more outside scholarship opportunities.
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