External Opportunities

This list of external scholarships is provided as a resource to students to assist with the complex task of finding valuable regional scholarships opportunities. Missouri students can search by entering their county name in the search bar below. Illinois students can search by entering “Illinois” in the search bar.
Please be aware that you cannot apply to these scholarships directly using Scholarship Central.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$2,500 Affton Education Foundation Scholarships
The Foundation awards up to six $2,500 renewable college scholarships to qualifying Affton High graduates each year, funding them from gifts and...
The Foundation awards up to six $2,500 renewable college scholarships to...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: $2,500
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$1,000 Business Women of Missouri Foundation Scholarships
“The Missouri Federation is committed to women helping women through education, legislation and building self-sufficiency.” The Business Women of...
“The Missouri Federation is committed to women helping women through...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: $1,000
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Varies, up to $3000 Federated Garden Clubs of Missouri Scholarship
Welcome Junior, Senior or Graduate College students majoring in one of the plant sciences and planning a career related to gardening, landscape...
Welcome Junior, Senior or Graduate College students majoring in one of...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies, up to $3000
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2,000 renewable The James M. & Virginia M. Smyth Scholarship Fund
To provide financial support to students enrolled at an accredited college pursuing an undergraduate degree. Eligibility Criteria Cumulative 3.0...
To provide financial support to students enrolled at an accredited...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2019
  • Award: 2,000 renewable
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$1,000 Electro Savings Credit Union Edward G. Halliburton Scholarship
Student must be a high school senior; student (or parent or legal guardian) must have been an Electro member at least one year prior to the...
Student must be a high school senior; student (or parent or legal...
  • Deadline: 02/28/2019
  • Award: $1,000
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$1,000 - $1,500 Project 21 Scholarship
Project 21 2015 Scholarship Program provides students an opportunity to disseminate their message by writing an article or creating a poster or...
Project 21 2015 Scholarship Program provides students an opportunity to...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2019
  • Award: $1,000 - $1,500
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Varies St. Charles Community College Foundation
The St. Charles Community College Foundation offers a number of scholarships each fall.
The St. Charles Community College Foundation offers a number of...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
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$1,000 renewable Boatman/King Scholarship
The Boatman/King Scholarship Foundation provides a one year, renewable $1,000.00 scholarship to two hard working students who attended the St....
The Boatman/King Scholarship Foundation provides a one year, renewable...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2019
  • Award: $1,000 renewable
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$500 University of Missouri MOST Scholarships
Overview In November of 2006, the University of Missouri announced the MOST Scholarship Program. 80 scholarships of $500 per year will be awarded...
Overview In November of 2006, the University of Missouri announced the...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2019
  • Award: $500
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$2500 Better Business Bureau - Student of Ethics Award
The Better Business Bureau serving E. Missouri & S. Illinois Student of Ethics Award Program recognizes juniors in high school who personify high...
The Better Business Bureau serving E. Missouri & S. Illinois Student...
  • Deadline: 05/31/2019
  • Award: $2500
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Varies The St. Louis Community College Foundation
The St. Louis Community College Foundation offers over 200 scholarships to incoming, current, and transferring St. Louis Community College...
The St. Louis Community College Foundation offers over 200 scholarships...
  • Deadline: 06/15/2019
  • Award: Varies
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Varies The St. Louis Community College Foundation
For students attending St. Louis Community College, The STLCC Foundation offers a wide variety of unique scholarship opportunities.
For students attending St. Louis Community College, The STLCC Foundation...
  • Deadline: 06/15/2019
  • Award: Varies
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Varies Kids' Chance of Missouri Scholarship for Children of Missouri's Seriously Injured Workers
This scholarship is available to children of workers who were seriously injured or died in a work-related accident covered and compensated by...
This scholarship is available to children of workers who were seriously...
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  • Award: Varies
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Tuition charged for 6-9 credit hours while enrolled part-time Marguerite Ross Barnett Memorial Scholarship
Open to Missouri residents who are at least 18 years old, enrolled at least half time, but less than full time (6-11 credit hours), employed and...
Open to Missouri residents who are at least 18 years old, enrolled at...
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  • Award: Tuition charged for 6-9 credit hours while enrolled part-time
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varies MDHE - Public Service Officer or Employee's Child Survivor Grant
This program provides tuition assistance to certain public employees and their families if the employee is killed or permanently and totally...
This program provides tuition assistance to certain public employees and...
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  • Award: varies
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$5,000 Missouri Education and Training Voucher (ETV) Program
The Missouri Education and Training Voucher Program is a federally-funded, state-administered program designed to help youth who were in foster...
The Missouri Education and Training Voucher Program is a...
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  • Award: $5,000
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Varies Wartime Veteran’s Survivors Grant Program
These grants are available annually to children and spouses of Veterans whose deaths or injuries were: a result of combat action or were attributed...
These grants are available annually to children and spouses of Veterans...
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  • Award: Varies
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$2,000-$5,000 William Pablo Feraldo Memorial Fund
Open to male applicants who have graduated or will graduate from an accredited secondary school.
Open to male applicants who have graduated or will graduate from an...
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  • Award: $2,000-$5,000
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