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
$500 - $2,000 Missouri Courage Scholarship
Missouri Courage Scholarship is the first, and largest, state-wide LGBTQ...
$1,250 Together Foundation Community Scholarship
The Together Foundation is offering one (1) scholarship of $1,250 to...
up to $2,500 Conference of Women Legislators (Illinois)
The Conference of Women Legislators (COWL) in Illinois seeks to maximize...
Varies DHEWD Public Service Officer or Employee's Child Survivor Grant
This program provides tuition assistance to certain public employees and...
Varies Greater Kansas City Community Foundation
The Kansas City Community Foundation offers numerous scholarships for...
Varies Healthcare Industry Training & Education (HITE)
The Missouri Healthcare Industry Training and Education (HITE) program...
Varies HenRose Cares
HenRose Cares allows students from accredited universities, community...
Varies KC Scholars
KC Scholars awards scholarships to students who live in the Kansas City...
$5,000 Missouri Education and Training Voucher (ETV) Program
The Missouri Education and Training Voucher Program is a...
Varies Wartime Veteran’s Survivors Grant Program
These grants are available annually to children and spouses of Veterans...
varies, $1.000 - $4,000 Greater East St. Louis Community Fund Scholarship Program
The Greater East St. Louis Community Fund scholarships’ focus is to...
$3,000 Liberty Hospital Foundation - Nursing Scholarships
The Liberty Hospital Foundation annually awards one-time scholarships to...
Varies, up to $3,000 Federated Garden Clubs of Missouri Scholarship
Welcome Junior, Senior or Graduate College students majoring in one of...
$500 University of Missouri MOST Scholarships
Overview In November of 2006, the University of Missouri announced the...
Varies Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated - Omicron Theta Omega Chapter
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., Omicron Theta Omega Chapter is...