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Outside Scholarships for Current Students


The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) is launching the Edith Nourse Rogers STEM Scholarship for students training in high demand STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) fields.  The Rogers STEM scholarship is now available at: https://www.va.gov/education/apply-for-education-benefits/application/1995/introduction.

Recipients will receive up to nine months of additional Post-9/11 GI Bill® entitlement or a maximum of $30,000.  Eligible Post 9/11 GI Bill® students must have either exhausted their entitlement or will exhaust their entitlement within 180 days.  Eligibility for the scholarship has two paths:

  • A student enrolled in a STEM program leading to an undergraduate degree who has completed 60 credit hours of their program and requires at least 120 semester (or 180 quarter) credit hours to graduate.
  • A student who has earned a STEM undergraduate degree and has enrolled in a teaching certification program.
  • For additional information, please visit the Rogers STEM Scholarship website at:  https://benefits.va.gov/gibill/fgib/stem.asp   or contact VA's Education Call Center at by phone at 1-888-442-4551.


MilitaryBases.com is offering a $1,000 scholarship that is open to all members of the U.S. Armed Forces and their direct family members. The scholarship is awarded 12 times a year, and the deadline to apply is the 15th day of each month. For more information, please visit: militarybases.com


Wells Fargo-Tuition Funding Sources: over 7 million scholarship listings.  Access state-specific scholarships and grants.  tuitionfundingsources.com.


Scholarship Guidance offers a wide range of scholarships that are open to Simpson students. To search their database of scholarships, please visit: https://scholarshipguidance.com/


Financial Aid and Scholarships for students with disabilities  Detailed information and applications available at these websites Students with Disabilities 
Financial Aid for students with disabilities


Abbott and Fenner Scholarship:  Abbott & Fenner Business Consultanst are pleased to be able to continue with their scholarship program for the 13th year.  They will be awarding $1,000 to the winner(s) each year.  Scholarship deadline is June 12, 2020.  Full details are available on the web site.  Students will submit an essay on the topic that appears on the scholarship page of their web site :  http://www.abbottandfenner.com/scholarships.php


AES Scholarship:  The consulting form of AES Engineers is committed to continuing its support of higher education by providing scholarships to deserving students.  The opportunity is available to all students, regardless of their field of study.  To be eligible the students need to answer one of the essay questions they will find at http://www.aesengineers.com/scholarships.htm.
Deadline for entry is October 5, 2020. 


Grundy County Memorial Hospital Foundation:  scholarship applications are being accepted for students who are enrolled in a health care career program listed below and live in or graduated from high school in one of the communities served by the Grundy County Memorial Hospital service area in Butler, Grundy, Hardin or Tama counties.  Deadline to apply is May 31, 2020.   Accepted health programs:  Nursing, Nurse Practitioner, Nurse Anesthetist, Doctor of Medicine, Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine, Dietetics, Laboratory Sciences, Occupational Therapist or Occ. Therapist Assistant, Paramedic, Pharmacist, Physical Therapist or PT Assistant, Physician's Assistant, Radiological Sciences, Ultrasound Technologist.  Applications are available in the financial aid office or at GCMH_Foundation@unitypoint.org