Scholarships

Scholarships

Scholarships are available to help you pay for educational expenses and, unlike student loans, do not need to be repaid. Why not apply for as many as you can?

Check out our list of scholarships, browse scholarship search sites, and visit with your high school counselor to learn about the many scholarships for which you should apply.

All scholarships you are awarded need to be reported to the Financial Aid office so the scholarships can be included in your financial aid award.

Scholarships Value Application Deadline
Hawkeye Scholarships Varies March 1 and October 1
Scholarships for Students with Disabilities
Military Service Scholarships
Study Abroad Scholarships
T.E.A.C.H. Early Childhood IOWAScholarship $2,000  
Campus Explorer Exclusive Scholarship $1,000 End of each month.
Every month Campus Explorer will announce a new scholarship.
Varsity Tutors Monthly Scholarship $1,000 Every month Varsity Tutors will announce a new scholarship and last month's scholarship winners.
Stay Fit in College Scholarship $700 Application must be postmarked by the 7th of each month.
Credit Repair.com Varies March 9, 2015
CreditRepair.com Scholarship Program $500-$3,000 March 9, 2015
Remote DBA Scholarship $3,500 March 15, 2015
Business and Professional Women of Iowa Foundation Educational Scholarship [pdf] $1,000 March 18, 2015
American Advisors Group Scholarship $1,000 March 21, 2015
Jan Egerton and Don Smitley Mesothelioma Scholarship Varies March 23, 2015
Iowa Student Loan Come 2 Iowa Senior Scholarship $1,000 March 27, 2015
2015 IHERF Health Care Career Scholarship $3,000 March 30, 2015
Iowa Hospital Education & Research Foundation Scholarship Up to $6,000 March 30, 2015
Answers for the Future Scholarship $1,000 March 31, 2015
Iowa Dental Foundation Scholarship Varies March 31, 2015
Mary Greeley Medical Center Scholarship Varies March 31, 2015
Surety Bonds Scholarship Program $1,500 March 31, 2015
SuretyBonds.com Scholarship Program $1,500 March 31, 2015
The Company Corporation's Quarterly Business Plan Contest! $1,000 March 31, 2015
TLMI 2 Year Scholarship Program $1,000 March 31, 2015
TLMI Two Year College Degree Scholarship Program $1,000 March 31, 2015
Vititoe Law Group General Scholarship $1,000 March 31, 2015
Vititoe Law Group Scholarship $1,000 March 31, 2015
American Association of University Women Transfer Scholarship [pdf] $1,000 April 1, 2015
Caring Nurse Scholarship $500 April 1, 2015
Create-A-Greeting Card Scholarship Contest $10,000 April 1, 2015
Learn.org 500-1,000 April 1, 2015
Online Physician Assistant Scholarship $500 April 1, 2015
Roy J. Carver Scholarship $5,200 April 1, 2015
Roy J. Carver Scholarship $5,200 April 1, 2015
The Insider Scholarship $1,000 April 1, 2015
Waverly Health Center Auxiliary Scholarships [pdf] $2,000 April 3, 2015
Cedar Falls BPW Scholarship [pdf] $500 April 10, 2015
Marie Robinson Memorial Scholarship [pdf] $500 April 10, 2015
A Place for Mom Senior Care Innovation Scholarship $1,000 April 15, 2015
Cash Store Scholarship $5,000 April 15, 2015
Contact Lens & Glasses Scholarship $1,000 April 15, 2015
Hotels Cheap Scholarship Program $1,500 April 15, 2015
HotelsCheap.org Scholarship $1,500 April 15, 2015
Interior Deluxe Fall Scholarship $1,500 April 15, 2015
Interior Deluxe Scholarship $1,500 April 15, 2015
ReplaceMyContacts.com Scholarship $1,000 April 15, 2015
Roy J. Carver Scholarship $5,200 April 15, 2015
Savvy Home Store Scholarship $600 April 15, 2015
Westway Electric Supply Scholarship $1,000 April 15, 2015
Long Island Attorney Ronald Weiss Scholarship Contest $2,500 April 17, 2015
Active Calendar Scholarship $1,000 April 20, 2015
Ninja Essays Varies April 27, 2015
NinjaEssays Writing Contest varies April 27, 2015
Cat® Simulators Scholarship [pdf] $2,000 April 30, 2015
Dr. Alma S. Adams Scholarship $5,000 April 30, 2015
Sport Clips Help A Hero Scholarship up to $5,000 April 30, 2015
Westway Electric Supply "Illuminating Ideas" Scholarship $1,000 April 30, 2015
BlindsGalore National Scholarship $2,000 May 1, 2015
Debt.com Scholarship $500 May 1, 2015
EApplicants Scholarship Program $1,500 May 1, 2015
Griswold Home Care 2014 Scholarship $1,000 May 1, 2015
Learning Path.org College Scholarship Program (Varying Types) $1,000 May 1, 2015
The Drive to Learn Scholarship $1,000 May 1, 2015
The Future of Technology Scholarship by Vandelay Web $1,000 May 1, 2015
Wholesale Halloween Costumes $500 Scholarship Award $500 May 5, 2015
Wholesale Halloween Costumes $500 Scholarship Award $500 May 5, 2015
Transfer Times Scholarship $1,000 May 10, 2015
Dickson Law Group Scholarship $1,000 May 15, 2015
MCO Scholarship $500 May 15, 2015
B. Davis Scholarship $100 May 25, 2015
Design Your Future $1,000 May 25, 2015
Accounting Software Scholarship by Corcentric $1,000 May 30, 2015
AmeriQuest Transportation Services Scholarship $1,000 May 30, 2015
Continuing Education Scholarship $5,000 May 30, 2015
Nissenbaum Internet Law Scholarship $500 May 30, 2015
Reed Tech Scholarship Opportunity $1,000 May 30, 2015
Southland Electrical Supply Scholarship Program $1,000 May 30, 2015
Anyoption.com Scholarship $500 May 31, 2015
AWeber Email Marketing Scholarship $1,000 May 31, 2015
Crown & Caliber Entrepreneur’s Scholarship $1,000 May 31, 2015
Iron Security College Scholarship $500 May 31, 2015
NAVES Global Policy and Procedure Management Software Scholarship $1,000 May 31, 2015
PicMonkey College Scholarship $1,000 May 31, 2015
Professional Women's Network Scholarship [pdf] $500 May 31, 2015
Sunoco Rewards Scholarship $1,000 May 31, 2015
ChameleonJohn.com 10,000 June 1, 2015
Odenza Vacations Scholarship $500 June 1, 2015
Oz Moving & Storage Scholarship 2014 $1,000 June 1, 2015
Save Plans Scholarship $750 June 1, 2015
Taylor Gifts $1,000 June 1, 2015
The Ornament Shop Scholarship $500 June 1, 2015
uSell Scholarship $1,000 June 1, 2015
All Job Openings.com Working Student Scholarship $2,000 June 10, 2015
Abbott & Fenner Scholarship Program $1,000 June 15, 2015
Abbott and Fenner Scholarship Program $1,000 June 15, 2015
Global Lift Equipment Scholarship $500 June 15, 2015
CenturyLinkquote.com Google Fiber Scholarship $1,000 June 17, 2015
CenturyLinkQuote.com Internet Safety Laws Scholarship $1,000 June 17, 2015
FrontierBundles.com Cyberbullying Awareness Scholarship $1,000 June 17, 2015
Social Media in Education Scholarship $1,000 June 17, 2015
USBundles Hometown Pride Scholarship $1,000 June 17, 2015
USBundles.com The Future of Google $1,000 June 17, 2015
BigSun Scholarship $500 June 19, 2015
Axol Science Scholarship 2015/16 $2,000 June 30, 2015
Hardy Wolf & Downing Injury Lawyers Scholarship Awards $100-$2,500 June 30, 2015
Healthcare Scholarship Program $500 June 30, 2015
ProtectiveBedding.com $1,000 June 30, 2015
Reynold C. Hentges Memorial Scholarship $500 June 30, 2015
Zip Conferencing Scholarship $2,500 June 30, 2015
Castlemahon History Group Scholarship $2,500 July 1, 2015
My Alarm Center $1,000 July 1, 2015
Online Job Applications Scholarship Offerings Varies July 1, 2015
Spokeo Connections Scholarship $1,000 July 1, 2015
Bachus & Schanker, LLC Scholarship $2,000 July 15, 2015
Global Health Nursing Scholarship $3,000 July 15, 2015
Newman, Anzalone & Newman $500 July 15, 2015
Thermo Scientific Pierce Scholarship Program $5,000 July 15, 2015
2014-2015 Fall Thermo Scientific Pierce Scholarship Award $10,000 July 27, 2015
BestMedicalAssistantPrograms Scholarship $500 July 31, 2015
Bud Siegfried Scholarship $1,000 July 31, 2015
Credit Repair Scholarship $5,000 July 31, 2015
Goedeker's College Scholarships $500 July 31, 2015
Logo Maker Scholarship $2,500 July 31, 2015
RNtoBSNOnlineProgram.com Scholarship Program $500 July 31, 2015
The Health and Wellness Scholarship Award for Career Success $1,000 July 31, 2015
Free Speech Scholarship $1,000 August 1, 2015
Nurses Make a Difference Scholarship $1,000 August 1, 2015
Future First Nursing Scholarship $500 August 14, 2015
CardPaymentOptions Annual Scholarship Award $500 August 15, 2015
Resort Property Management of Park City, Utah $500 August 15, 2015
The COIT Clean Living Scholarship $2,000 August 15, 2015
Tremblant Sunstar $500 August 15, 2015
Herolocity 1,000 August 30, 2015
Herolocity Scholarship $1,000 August 30, 2015
Lexington Law Scholarship $10,000 August 31, 2015
Karman Healthcare Scholarship Fund. $500 September 15, 2015
Community Manager, Software Providers $1,000 September 30, 2015
2015 Paralegal Career Scholarship $500 October 1, 2015
Ignite AG Customer Advisory Board Scholarship $1,000 October 1, 2015
AES Engineers Scholarship $500 October 7, 2015
Tuition Won't Stop Me $1,000 October 7, 2015
Scholarship America Dream Award $5,000 - $15,000 October 15, 2015
Jan Egerton and Don Smitley Mesothelioma Scholarship $100-$5,000 November 25, 2015
CustomerBloom's 2015 Scholarship Contest $1,000 November 30, 2015
2014 Clark Scholarship $750 December 15, 2015
Flosum 2015 Scholarship $750 December 15, 2015
Foreclosure.com Scholarship Program up to $5,000 December 15, 2015
Global English Editing $1,000 December 15, 2015
Green Home Improvement Scholarship $1,000 December 15, 2015
The DermMedica Scholarship $1500 December 15, 2015
The FC Tucker Scholarship $1,500 December 15, 2015
Verizon Fios Scholarship $1,000 December 15, 2015
Solution Reach.com $4,000 December 18, 2015
LA Tutors 123 Innovation Scholarship 2014 $500 December 20, 2015
Moriarty's Gem Art Rock Hound Scholarship $500 December 25, 2015
ACLS Medical Training Scholarship Program $275 December 31, 2015
Best Price Nutrition Scholarship $1,000 December 31, 2015
Fly High Scholarship $1,000 December 31, 2015
Legacy Lending Group Scholarship $1,500 December 31, 2015
My Supplement Store Fitness Lifestyle Scholarship $500 December 31, 2015
The Advocacy Training for Interns Program Scholarship $1,000 December 31, 2015
The Expert Institute Medical Scholarship $1,000 December 31, 2015
The Expert Institute Scholarship $1,000 December 31, 2015
College Resource Network Varies January 1, 2016
LA Tutors 123 Innovation Scholarship $500 January 1, 2016
2015 VET TECH SCHOOLS SCHOLARSHIP $500 January 15, 2016
Boling Rice LLC $1,000 January 15, 2016
The Levin Firm $1,000 January 31, 2016
The Ski Butlers Scholarship Fund $2,000 January 31, 2016
The Annual Stuart J. Guss College Student Scholarship $1,000 March 1, 2016
POSGuys Scholarship Varies March 10, 2016

Kaplan Community College Scholarship

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