External Opportunities

External Opportunities are scholarships provided from an outside source. North Central College does not participate in the collection of the scholarship applications or the requested materials for external opportunities. Any questions regarding the scholarships listed should be directed to the scholarship Website’s contact information given on their Webpage. North Central College does not participate in the selection of the recipient or make notification of awards; these are given at the discretion of the Website offering the scholarship.

North Central College provides this information for your convenience and in hopes that the external opportunities listed on the North Central Academic Works Website will assist you in financing your academic pursuits.

The list of External Opportunities are updated regularly. Please visit often for new scholarships that may have been added.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
Varies Benjamin A. GILMAN International Scholarship
The U.S. Department of State’s Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship is a grant program that enables students of limited financial means to...
The U.S. Department of State’s Benjamin A. Gilman International...
  • Deadline: 10/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
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$1,500 to $3,000 Back to the Books Scholarships - Sponsored by the Downers Grove Area Branch of AAUW
REQUIREMENTS: Awarded to a woman who has resumed higher education after a three-year or more absence Full-time or Half-time student enrolled...
REQUIREMENTS: Awarded to a woman who has resumed higher education...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2019
  • Award: $1,500 to $3,000
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Two (2) scholarships in the amount of $2,500 are awarded annually, one in July and one in December of each calendar year Scholarship for Philanthropic Efforts
For over 35 years Swope, Rodante, P.A.’s team of personal injury attorneys have fought for justice on behalf of our clients, many of whom are...
For over 35 years Swope, Rodante, P.A.’s team of personal injury...
  • Deadline: 11/15/2019
  • Award: Two (2) scholarships in the amount of $2,500 are awarded annually, one in July and one in December of each calendar year
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1st place: $1,000 scholarship; 2nd place: $750 scholarship; 3rd place: $500 scholarship Wheelhouse Scholarship
Helping businesses across various industries scrutinize which software is ideal for meeting their goals, we at Wheelhouse understand what it means...
Helping businesses across various industries scrutinize which software...
  • Deadline: 11/29/2019
  • Award: 1st place: $1,000 scholarship; 2nd place: $750 scholarship; 3rd place: $500 scholarship
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Scholarships amounts vary Nursing Explorer - Scholarship Database
The Nursing Explorer Scholarship Database has over 15,000 scholarships. The scholarship database encompasses a wide range of criteria. See list...
The Nursing Explorer Scholarship Database has over 15,000 scholarships....
  • Deadline: 12/01/2019
  • Award: Scholarships amounts vary
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THREE $1,000 Scholarships will be awarded. Allied Van Lines Scholarship
Allied Van Lines, one of the leading moving companies in America, is excited to offer a 2019 scholarship program aimed at students whose area of...
Allied Van Lines, one of the leading moving companies in America, is...
  • Deadline: 12/15/2019
  • Award: THREE $1,000 Scholarships will be awarded.
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$1,000.00 FELDCO Windows, Siding & Doors Scholarship
Feldco is a family-owned exterior home improvement company that specializes in replacement windows, siding, doors and garage doors. More...
Feldco is a family-owned exterior home improvement company that...
  • Deadline: 12/15/2019
  • Award: $1,000.00
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National Debt Relief will award FIVE $1,000.00 scholarships to five outstanding college students. National Debt Relief Scholarship
National Debt Relief is offering a scholarship, the National Debt Relief Scholarship, for students interested in STEM (science, technology,...
National Debt Relief is offering a scholarship, the National Debt Relief...
  • Deadline: 12/31/2019
  • Award: National Debt Relief will award FIVE $1,000.00 scholarships to five outstanding college students.
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$5,000 and TWO (2) Lifetime Education.com Memberships Education.com's BUILDING THE FUTURE SCHOLARSHIP
All applicants for the Building the Future Scholarship must meet all of the following eligibility requirements to apply: Must be a low income...
All applicants for the Building the Future Scholarship must meet all of...
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: $5,000 and TWO (2) Lifetime Education.com Memberships
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$10,000 and TWO (2) Lifetime Education.com Memberships Education.com's EMPOWERED FUTURE TEACHERS SCHOLARSHIP
All applicants for the Empowered Future Teachers Scholarship must meet all of the following eligibility requirements to apply: Must be pursuing a...
All applicants for the Empowered Future Teachers Scholarship must meet...
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: $10,000 and TWO (2) Lifetime Education.com Memberships
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$5,000 and TWO (2) Lifetime Education.com Memberships Education.com's FROM CLASSROOM TO CLASSROOM SCHOLARSHIP
All applicants for the Classroom to Classroom Scholarship must meet all of the following eligibility requirements to apply: Must be a United...
All applicants for the Classroom to Classroom Scholarship must meet all...
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: $5,000 and TWO (2) Lifetime Education.com Memberships
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TWO quarterly $1,000 scholarships Employment Boost College Scholarships
At Employment BOOST, a professional resume writing service that cares about helping our clients obtain meaningful work and grow in their careers,...
At Employment BOOST, a professional resume writing service that cares...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: TWO quarterly $1,000 scholarships
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$1,000 Information Technology Scholarship
Light IT is a global software engineering company that offers web and mobile development services. We believe that information technology...
Light IT is a global software engineering company that offers web and...
  • Deadline: 05/31/2020
  • Award: $1,000
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Scholarship covers full tuition, books, etc. Army Health Professions Scholarship Program
F. Edward Hebert Armed Forces Health Professions Scholarship Program (HPSP) Eligibility Criteria: Be a US Citizen with a BA from an accredited...
F. Edward Hebert Armed Forces Health Professions Scholarship Program...
  • Deadline: 07/01/2020
  • Award: Scholarship covers full tuition, books, etc.
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Scholarship Resource for Computer Science Majors ComputerScienceOnline.org SCHOLARSHIP Resources
SCHOLARSHIP RESOURCES for Computer Science Students ComputerScienceOnline.org was created to help current and prospective computer science students...
SCHOLARSHIP RESOURCES for Computer Science...
  • Deadline: 07/01/2020
  • Award: Scholarship Resource for Computer Science Majors
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Resource Website FastWeb.com
What is Fastweb? We’re the leading online resource in finding scholarships to help you pay for school. Access over 1.5 million scholarships to...
What is Fastweb? We’re the leading online resource in finding...
  • Deadline: 07/01/2020
  • Award: Resource Website
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Resource Website MoneyGeeks.com Educational Tool
MoneyGeek.com Educational Tool This is a RESOURCE Website filled with informational and educational tools to assist students with funding their...
MoneyGeek.com Educational Tool This is a RESOURCE Website filled with...
  • Deadline: 07/01/2020
  • Award: Resource Website
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Informational Website The Student’s Guide to Scholarship Application Safety
Scholarship information and applications are more accessible than ever to students seeking financial aid to help pay for college. Increasingly more...
Scholarship information and applications are more accessible than ever...
  • Deadline: 07/01/2020
  • Award: Informational Website
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$1,000 awarded to one student for Fall and $1,000 awarded to one student for Spring. UncommonGoods Scholarship
Here at UncommonGoods, we know it isn’t always easy when you’re just starting out in a creative field of study. So, we’re offering the...
Here at UncommonGoods, we know it isn’t always easy when you’re just...
  • Deadline: 07/15/2020
  • Award: $1,000 awarded to one student for Fall and $1,000 awarded to one student for Spring.
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$1,000 Future Nurse Scholarship Program
In an effort to support future healthcare professionals, HospitalCareers.com has created the Future Nurse Scholarship Program. This scholarship is...
In an effort to support future healthcare professionals,...
  • Deadline: 08/01/2020
  • Award: $1,000
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