Private organizations and corporations offer a variety of scholarships.
For your convenience, we have posted scholarship information sent to us by these organizations. Additional information and application materials can be accessed below or through links to the organizations' websites.
Interested in doing your own research? Check out our list of scholarship websites as well.
Swiss Benevolent Society of San Francisco
The Swiss Benevolent Society of San Francisco awards several scholarships to students of Swiss descent demonstrating financial need and academic excellence. The students must be seeking admission to accredited institutions of higher learning. Contact Swiss Benevolent Society for more information. For an application, send a self-addressed stamped enevelope to the listed address.
Swiss Benevolent Society
456 Montgomery St. #1500
San Francisco,CA 94104-1233
Army ROTC Scholarship Program
ROTC awards scholarships to hundreds of students, regardless of families' financial status. Based solely on merit, these scholarships pay up to $68,000 for tuition and fees. Each scholarship also includes an annual book allowance and a stipend of up to $4,000 a year.
Sallie Mae Fund Scholarship - 911 Education Fund
Awards up to $2500. The Sallie Mae 911 Education Fund was created in response to the terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001. The scholarship program is open to children of those who were killed or permanently disabled as a result of the terrorist attacks, and who are enrolled as full-time, undergraduate students. Awards may be renewed on an annual basis, subject to satisfactory academic progress.
The Sallie Mae Fund Scholarship Program
My Recipe-My Heritage
Fast Recipes is offering up to $4,500 in scholarship awards through an essay contest. both U.S. citizens and foreign students currently attending a U.S. college, or another institution of higher education are eligible to participate. The contest will be closed for additional entries once the first 200 essays are received.
Future Counselors of America
Deadline: June 30th
Annual scholarship awards $1,000 to U.S. undergraduates and graduates majoring in Psychology who seek a career in relationship counseling or a related field. Applicants will be judged based on academic achievement (minimum 3.5 cumulative GPA) and a minimum 500- to maximum 900-word essay entitled "The Psychology of Online Dating." The essay should address the psychological issues and challenges facing singles given the growing popularity of online dating, and how relationship professionals can help online daters navigate these challenges.
Deadline: June 30th
Deals.ServiceBundles.com is a offering a $1,000 scholarship to one student. To enter you must provide your top 5 list and a brief explanation on how social media has improved your education experience.
Deadline: December 15th
A $1,000 scholarship will be awarded; this money can be used toward tuition or books. Submit your essay, 1,000-word minimum, on either of the two topics. One exceptional essay on the topics, "Why buy custom furniture?" and "Why buy custom jewelry?" will be chosen. See the website for more details.
Abbott and Fenner Scholarship Program
Deadline: June 14, 2013
Student will have to submit a 500-1000 word essay for the opportunity to win a $1,000 scholarship. Visit the link below for full essay details.
US Direct Scholarship
Deadline: June 15, 2013
US Direct is offering a $1,000 scholarship contest where they ask students to show their school spirit and team pride with a photo. To be eligible for the scholarship, students have to follow three easy steps. Check out their scholarship page for more details.
Thermo Scientific schoalrship
- Deadline: July 31, 2013
- Thermo Scientific is offering $40,000 in scholarship funding to students that have a declared major of Biology, Chemistry, Biochemistry, or a related life science field. Students must have a GPA of 3.0 out of a 4.0 scale.
- Apply to: Thermo Scientific
Krill Oil Scholarship
- Deadline: July 5, 2013
- Everest Nutrition'sKrill Oilwill be giving $1,000 to two students, pursuing further education beyond a high school level, as part of the 'Krill Oil - Educate Your Heart' program! Krill Oil will be awarding tw oscholarships every semester. See the link below for further information
- Apply to: Krill Oil
Deadline: June 30, 2013
Sussle is offering a scholarship of $5,000 to a student who contributes their knowledge to at least one topic on Sussle. Watch the 1-minute video on the link below to see how easy it is.
Outside agency scholarship payments must be payable to "Saint Mary's College" and mailed to: