Outside Scholarships for Current Students


For information regarding Accounting Major scholarships please go to: http://www.accreditedonlinecolleges.org/accounting/


Teacher Education and Compensation Helps Scholarship Program is available for students who are enrolled at least on a part-time basis while they continue to provide child care and preschool   in the local area.  For complete details and application go to:  www.iowaaeyc.org .


Psychology Scholarship: This scholarship is open to U.S based students pursuing a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree specifically in the areas of Psychology, Counseling, Therapy or Social Work. 2 year college students enrolled in an undergraduate level program next year are also eligible to receive the scholarship. It’s an annual merit-based opportunity. Here are the details. http://mastersinpsychologyguide.com/scholarships/


B. Davis Scholarship: This $1,000 scholarship is open to high school juniors, seniors or those currently enrolled in college.  There is no age restriction.  It is not an academic scholarship so no transcripts or letters of recommendation are required at this time.  The deadline for applications is May 22, 2017. To learn more visit www.studentawardsearch.com/scholarships.htm.


Legal Support Professionals of Polk County  $500 Scholarship for a qualified applicant pursuing a law-related field of education; legal assistant, paralegal, legal secretary or attorney.  Deadline is February 15, 2017.  Applications are available in the financial aid office or email stephens@wshitfieldlaw.com for more information.


Hy-Vee Foundation Scholarship The Hy-Vee Foundation is proud to award 80 – $1,000 scholarships.  For student guidelines and an application go to www.hy-vee.com and click on company info.


Career Steps Scholarship  Offering 3 annual scholarships aimed to help high school seniors, single mothers and military members and their spouses.  Further details found at www.careerstep.com/scholarships


Divorce.USAttorneys.com is offering a $2,500 scholarship to students majoring in Pre-Law, Family Law, Law, Criminal Justice or Sociology.  Further details can be found at http://divorce.usattorneys.com/scholarship-program/


Wells Fargo Veterans Scholarship Program  Available for military veterans or spouses of disabled veterans with financial need.  Wells Fargo Veterans Emergency Grant Program Ongoing program provides up to $1,000 immediate grants to help meet household expenses when faced with unexpected financial setbacks while pursuing a postsecondary education.  Information about both programs can be found at http://wellsfargovets.scholarsapply.org/


GuideOne Scholarship Offering four $2,500 scholarships to students who are actively pursuing a future career in ministry.  Junior and senior religious studies students, graduate religious studies students and any individuals in seminary are eligible.  Learn more and apply at http://www.guideone.com/AboutUs/scholarship.htm


Financial Aid and Scholarships for students with disabilities  Detailed information and applications available at these websites http://www.affordablecollegesonline.org/college-resource-center/affordable-colleges-for-students-with-disabilities/


James B. Morris Scholarship  The criteria necessary to apply for the scholarship is that applicants must be of minority ethnic status as defined by the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission and have a minimum 2.5 G.P.A. All applicants must be U.S. Citizens and provide a social security number as well as being: (1) Iowa high school graduates and residents of Iowa who are attending any U.S. College or University; (2) Non-Iowa residents who are attending Iowa colleges or universities.  Apply at http://morrisscholarship.org/index.php/application


Cesars Scholarship  For students of Latino heritage.  Additional requirements and an application can be found at  http://www.cesarsscholars.com/apply/


Eleanor Archer Scholarship for students majoring in education focusing on K-9 or K-12 certification.  Scholarship is renewable annually contingent upon application and documented proof of progress.  Applications are available in the office of financial assistance, 3rd floor, College Hall.  For additional information contact Mrs. Yolaine Wade at 515.998.5354 or ywade17@gmail.com


Dallas County Hospital Foundation Scholarship  Scholarships of $500 to $1,000 awarded to college level students entering their final year of curriculum in a health related field.  Students must reside in, or attend a school in Dallas County.  Application forms and information at Dallas County Scholarship


Van Sant Annual Veteran’s Scholarship. $1,000 scholarship to provide educational opportunities for US veterans.  For details and to apply visit http://www.davidvansant.com/2016-04/veterans-educational-scholarship/


Eagle Scout Scholarship. Open for students who are pursuing undergraduate, graduate and post-graduate degree courses.  For information and to apply visit http://usascholarships.com/eagle-scout-scholarships/


Recurring Annual Business and Finance Scholarships  Open to students looking to become the business leaders of tomorrow.  This is a $1,000 award and information can be found on their website at http://themortgagereports.com/scholarship/


Scholarship for Children of Police Officers  Additional information and an application can be found at http://www.lrwlawfirm.com/scholarship-children-police-officers


Senior Advice Caregiver and Volunteer Scholarships  For students who have volunteered for a senior non-profit or have acted as caregiver to an adult relative.  For information and to apply visit https://www.senioradvice.com/scholarships

EZstorit Scholarship $500 scholarship to students in an accredited college.  November 30, 2016 deadline.  To apply visit http://EZstorit.com