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
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There are usually four scholarships offered annually to HIGH SCHOOL SENIORS by the Rotary Club of Naperville; the amount varies depending on the scholarship awarded Rotary Club of Naperville Scholarships - the Gene Drendel Scholarship, the Service Above Self Scholarship, the At-Hope Scholarship, and the Make A Difference North Central College Scholarship
The Rotary Club of Naperville is pleased to announce scholarship opportunities for high school seniors. The primary criteria for selection are...
The Rotary Club of Naperville is pleased to announce scholarship...
  • Deadline: 03/31/2019
  • Award: There are usually four scholarships offered annually to HIGH SCHOOL SENIORS by the Rotary Club of Naperville; the amount varies depending on the scholarship awarded
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$10,000 Scholarship -AND- A Year of Mentorship to FIVE (5) Future Female Leaders Toptal Scholarships for Women: Empowering Future Female Leaders to Change the World
Toptal® is empowering the next generation of future female leaders. If you want to change the world, we’ll help you to rise to achieve it. This...
Toptal® is empowering the next generation of future female leaders. If...
  • Deadline: 03/31/2019
  • Award: $10,000 Scholarship -AND- A Year of Mentorship to FIVE (5) Future Female Leaders
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$1,000 awarded to one student Exact Data “See the World” Scholarship
Exact Data’s annual meeting is held in different locations each year. Past meetings have been held in Reykjavik (Iceland), Thabazimbi (South...
Exact Data’s annual meeting is held in different locations each year....
  • Deadline: 04/01/2019
  • Award: $1,000 awarded to one student
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$2,500 Return To Learning - Lombard Area Branch of the AAUW
The Lombard Area Branch of the American Association of University Women (AAUW) is offering one “Return to Learning” Scholarship to be used for the...
The Lombard Area Branch of the American Association of University Women...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2019
  • Award: $2,500
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TWO (2) $2,500 scholarships to be awarded Returning Student Scholarship - AAUW of Elmhurst Area Branch
The mission of the AAUW (American Association of University Women) Elhurst Area Branch is to advance equity for women and girls through advocacy,...
The mission of the AAUW (American Association of University Women)...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2019
  • Award: TWO (2) $2,500 scholarships to be awarded
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Awards up to TWO $1,000 scholarships this year DuPage Juvenile Officers' Association Scholarship
The Du Page Juvenile Officers’ Association, the largest association of juvenile officers and youth workers in the State of Illinois, will award up...
The Du Page Juvenile Officers’ Association, the largest association of...
  • Deadline: 04/03/2019
  • Award: Awards up to TWO $1,000 scholarships this year
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Varies KENDALL-GRUNDY COMMUNITY ACTION - Community Services Block Grant Scholarship
The Community Services Block Grant Scholarship is designed, in cooperation with the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity, to...
The Community Services Block Grant Scholarship is designed, in...
  • Deadline: 04/26/2019
  • Award: Varies
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$2,000 awarded to five individuals A Place for Mom - Senior Wisdom Video Scholarship
A Place for Mom is proud to offer scholarships to university students interested in the fields of aging and gerontology. As North America’s largest...
A Place for Mom is proud to offer scholarships to university students...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2019
  • Award: $2,000 awarded to five individuals
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$1,000 scholarship Allison Thomas Scholarship - Supported and Awarded by the Geneva Women's Club
The Allison Thomas Scholarship is named after a former member who volunteered over 14 years with the Geneva Women’s Club. While volunteering time...
The Allison Thomas Scholarship is named after a former member who...
  • Deadline: 05/03/2019
  • Award: $1,000 scholarship
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Varies DUPAGE COUNTY COMMUNITY SERVICES - Community Services Block Grant (CSBG) Scholarship
The Community Services Block Grant (CSBG) Scholarship is designed, in cooperation with the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic...
The Community Services Block Grant (CSBG) Scholarship is designed, in...
  • Deadline: 05/03/2019
  • Award: Varies
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Varies DuPage County Farm Bureau SCHOLARSHIPS
The DuPage County Farm Bureau is offering the following scholarships. The DuPage County Farm Bureau Foundation has awarded over a hundred students...
The DuPage County Farm Bureau is offering the following scholarships. ...
  • Deadline: 05/03/2019
  • Award: Varies
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$1,000 OurMilitary.com Annual Veteran Recognition Scholarship
OurMilitary.com, a Valor Worldwide company, was founded to help active service members, veterans, and their families have access to current ...
OurMilitary.com, a Valor Worldwide company, was founded to help active...
  • Deadline: 05/15/2019
  • Award: $1,000
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1st Place - $1,000; 2nd Place - $750; 3rd Place - $500 Ampronix College Scholarship
College scholarships are a great way to give back to the community and that is why we are offering our Ampronix College Scholarship Program. We...
College scholarships are a great way to give back to the community and...
  • Deadline: 05/31/2019
  • Award: 1st Place - $1,000; 2nd Place - $750; 3rd Place - $500
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First Place: $1,500; Second Place: $1,000; Third Place: $500 Eltima Software Scholarship Program
Eltima Software is a global software development company, specializing in safe, trusted, and secure software and utilities for Mac. Eltima Software...
Eltima Software is a global software development company, specializing...
  • Deadline: 05/31/2019
  • Award: First Place: $1,500; Second Place: $1,000; Third Place: $500
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One $2,500 scholarship to qualifying student in final year of teacher preparations; One $1,500 scholarship to qualifying paraprofessional student in final year of teacher preparations; and Two $1,500 scholarships to qualifying graduate students pursuing school administrator credentials. Leon Bradley Scholarship - American Association of School Personnel Administrators
The Leon Bradley Scholarship Program was established to encourage more minorities or persons of color to enter the field of teaching and school...
The Leon Bradley Scholarship Program was established to encourage more...
  • Deadline: 05/31/2019
  • Award: One $2,500 scholarship to qualifying student in final year of teacher preparations; One $1,500 scholarship to qualifying paraprofessional student in final year of teacher preparations; and Two $1,500 scholarships to qualifying graduate students pursuing school administrator credentials.
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Please visit the P.E.O. International Website for a full list of scholarships, grants and awards offered P.E.O. International
Please visit the Philanthropic and Educational Organization (P.E.O.) International Website for a full list of scholarships, grants and awards...
Please visit the Philanthropic and Educational Organization (P.E.O.)...
  • Deadline: 06/05/2019
  • Award: Please visit the P.E.O. International Website for a full list of scholarships, grants and awards offered
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TWO (2) $1,500 scholarships Caring.com's Student-Caregiver Scholarship
At Caring.com, we understand the demanding lifestyle of student-caregivers and the challenges they may face. The Student-Caregiver Scholarship...
At Caring.com, we understand the demanding lifestyle of...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2019
  • Award: TWO (2) $1,500 scholarships
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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: 07/01/2019
  • 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: 07/01/2019
  • 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: 07/01/2019
  • 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: 07/01/2019
  • Award: Resource Website
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$1,000 USD Softinventive Scholarship
Softinventive offers college students a merit-based scholarship award. Our annual scholarship program is available to high-school seniors,...
Softinventive offers college students a merit-based scholarship award....
  • Deadline: 07/01/2019
  • Award: $1,000 USD
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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: 07/01/2019
  • Award: Informational Website
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$1,000 - Twice per year. Antibodies.com Scholarship
Our mission at Antibodies.com is to support life science research and help advance our understanding of biology and the causes of disease. Part of...
Our mission at Antibodies.com is to support life science research and...
  • Deadline: 08/01/2019
  • Award: $1,000 - Twice per year.
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A total of twelve $5,000 scholarships, THREE (3) each quarter (See Scholarship Periods) G2 Crowd Entrepreneurial Spirit Scholarship
G2 Crowd is the leading B2B software review site with over 440,000 verified real user reviews. More than 1 million buyers come to G2 Crowd every...
G2 Crowd is the leading B2B software review site with over 440,000...
  • Deadline: 08/16/2019
  • Award: A total of twelve $5,000 scholarships, THREE (3) each quarter (See Scholarship Periods)
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$1,000 Verma Farms Scholarship
Verma Farms is passionate about research intro natural foods, supplements, and other ways we can live healthier more fulfilling lives. To help in...
Verma Farms is passionate about research intro natural foods,...
  • Deadline: 08/31/2019
  • Award: $1,000
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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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$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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