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
Varies, up to $3,000 Federated Garden Clubs of Missouri Scholarship
Welcome Junior, Senior or Graduate College students majoring in one of...
Visit02/01/2023
$500 Missouri Conservation Agents Association Scholarship
Open to Missouri residents pursuing a degree in biology, wildlife...
Visit02/01/2023
Varies Missouri Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) Scholarships
Missouri FBLA is pleased to offer scholarships that reward students for...
Visit02/01/2023
Varies - up to $5,000 Missouri State Fair Youth in Agriculture Scholarship
Applicants must be high school seniors and active members of 4-H or FFA....
Visit02/01/2023
$1,000 Foundation for Missouri DECA Scholarships
Missouri DECA offers several scholarships exclusively for Missouri DECA...
Visit02/03/2023
Varies Greater St Louis Mothers of Twins Club
The Greater St Louis Mothers of Twins Club offers two (2) scholarships...
Visit02/24/2023
$500 - $1,000 Missouri Society of CPAs Scholarships
Each year the MSCPA’s Educational Foundation awards approximately...
Visit02/28/2023
$1,000 - $13,000 Masonic Scholarship Fund of Missouri
The Masonic Scholarship Fund of Missouri, Inc. offers three different...
Visit03/01/2023
$500 - $2,000 Missouri Courage Scholarship
Missouri Courage Scholarship is the first, and largest, state-wide LGBTQ...
Visit03/01/2023
Varies Missouri Women's Golf Association
The mission of the MWGEA is to grant scholarships to graduating high...
Visit03/11/2023
$1,000 renewable Boatman/King Scholarship Foundation
The Boatman/King Scholarship Foundation provides a one year, renewable...
Visit03/15/2023
$10,000 Horatio Alger Illinois Scholarship Program
State scholarships are awarded to eligible students in all fifty states...
Visit03/15/2023
$10,000 Horatio Alger Missouri Scholarship Program
State scholarships are awarded to eligible students in all fifty states...
Visit03/15/2023
$500 - $1,000 Illinois Sheriffs' Association
Scholarships of $500 are awarded to students who demonstrate outstanding...
Visit03/15/2023
Varies The St. Louis Community College Foundation
For students attending St. Louis Community College, The STLCC Foundation...
Visit03/24/2023
Varies Missouri Broadcasters Association Scholarship
The members of the Missouri Broadcasters Association are committed to...
Visit03/31/2023
$1,500 Together Credit Union Vince Jacknewitz Scholarship
The Credit Union will award six (6) $1,500 scholarships to members and...
Visit03/31/2023
$1,250 Together Foundation Community Scholarship
The Together Foundation is offering one (1) scholarship of $1,250 to...
Visit03/31/2023
Up to $5,000 The Next Step
The Next Step offers scholarships to individuals active in a 12-step...
Visit04/01/2023
$500 University of Missouri MOST Scholarships
Overview In November of 2006, the University of Missouri announced the...
Visit04/01/2023
Varies Missouri Department of the American Legion
The Missouri Department of the American Legion offers multiple...
Visit04/20/2023
$1,000-$2,000 Missouri Council of the Blind Scholarship Program
Open to all legally blind Missouri residents enrolled in or under...
Visit05/01/2023
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...
Visit05/15/2023
$500 Missouri Advanced Placement Incentive Grant
This is a nonrenewable grant designed to encourage high school students...
Visit06/01/2023
$1,000 Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity Inc. - Kappa Sigma Alumni Chapter Scholarship
The Scholarship Committee of the Kappa Sigma Alumni Chapter of Phi Beta...
Visit06/01/2023
up to $2,500 Conference of Women Legislators (Illinois)
The Conference of Women Legislators (COWL) in Illinois seeks to maximize...
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Varies DHEWD Public Service Officer or Employee's Child Survivor Grant
This program provides tuition assistance to certain public employees and...
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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...
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Varies Greater Kansas City Community Foundation
The Kansas City Community Foundation offers numerous scholarships for...
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Varies HenRose Cares
HenRose Cares allows students from accredited universities, community...
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Varies KC Scholars
KC Scholars awards scholarships to students who live in the Kansas City...
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$5,000 Missouri Education and Training Voucher (ETV) Program
The Missouri Education and Training Voucher Program is a...
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$500 - $1,000 Saint Louis Attractions Association Carole Moody Scholarship
The Saint Louis Attractions Association Carole Moody Scholarship is...
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Varies Wartime Veteran’s Survivors Grant Program
These grants are available annually to children and spouses of Veterans...
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varies, $1.000 - $4,000 Greater East St. Louis Community Fund Scholarship Program
The Greater East St. Louis Community Fund scholarships’ focus is to...
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$3,000 Liberty Hospital Foundation - Nursing Scholarships
The Liberty Hospital Foundation annually awards one-time scholarships to...
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Varies Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated - Omicron Theta Omega Chapter
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., Omicron Theta Omega Chapter is...
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