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External Scholarships

These scholarships are offered by local and national organizations. Centralia College is providing this list as a service to our students but does not endorse any particular organization. The list below is not a complete list of the scholarships that may be available to you; the organizations below have communicated with Centralia College in some way to let us know about their scholarships. For additional resources on finding scholarships, you can contact your advisor, the Financial Aid office, or the Advising and Counseling Center. All links provided below will open a new page.

  • QASymphony: Software development/testing. A 500 word essay about why software development and/or software testing is important. $1,000 award. Deadline - November 30, 2017. QASymphony

  • The Absolute Reviews Content Curation Scholarship: The Absolute Reviews seeks applications from students with a passion for writing. The student must have a 4.0 grade point. A 1000 word essay on the topic of "How to Leverage Content Marketing to Expand Your Brand Reach - Digitally." Deadline - September 30, 2017. No award amount was posted. The Absolute Reviews

  • Slickdeals Saves U! Scholarship: In an effort to support the tradition and mission of helping students save, Slickdeals is offering four scholarships for the winter/spring 2018 quarter/semester. An original 500 word essay on 'Agree or Disagree' and defend your position on the topic of "A college education is worth the cost." Award amount - $2500. Deadline - October 15, 2017. Slickdeals

  • Game Village: Game Village is awarding a $500 scholarship for students who are passionate about the gaming industry and want to take up further studies for researching in the field. A 400 word essay stating why you need the scholarship and how it will help you. No deadline was provided. Game Village

  • Caring.com: Caring.com is offering three $1500 scholarships to students attending an accredited US college who care for aging relatives. Submit your story through a 1500 word essay or 2 minute video telling them about your journey. Deadline - December 31, 2017. Caring.com

  • Senior Homes Caregiving: Senior Homes Caregiving is offering two $1,000 scholarships to students attending an accredited US college who care for aging relatives. Submit your story through a 1500 word essay or 2 minute video telling them about your journey. Deadline - January 31, 2018. Senior Homes Caregiving

  • Performance Place Sports Care: Performance Place Sports Care is offering a $250 scholarship to a student on their way to a DC, PT, ATC or MD program, with an emphasis in sports injuries. An original 1500 word essay on the biomechanics of the foot or ankle and their relationship to golfing or running. Deadline - January 31, 2018. Performance Place Sports Care

  • Softline Manufacturing: Softline Brand Partners is offering a $2500 scholarship twice a year to a student who has a clear vision for their career in manufacturing, textiles, fashion, and design. Please describe your goals and plans for your chosen major and industry including why you are interested in it, products you would like to make, and what sets you apart from ather applicants. Please limit the essay to 1000 words. Deadline - October 31, 2017. Softline Manufacturing

  • Fitness Goals: FitnessGoals.com is offering a $500 scholarship to a student who is excited about health and fitness. Be creative and unique and write about a topic that will encourage healthful change on your campus! The essay should be between 750-1000 words. Deadline - Deadline - September 1, 2017. FitnessGoals.com

  • Sarasota Dentistry: Sarasota Dentistry is offering a $1,500 scholarship to two students for tuition or books only. Write a 1,000 to 1,500 word essay on the topic "What technology should you expect when going to the dentist in 2017?" Deadline - December 15, 2017. Sarasota Dentistry.com

  • Jettly: Jettly is offering a $1,000 scholarship to a student who writes an essay on the topic "Mobile Apps That Make People More Productive." The essay should be approximately 1,500 words. Deadline - December 20, 2017. Jettly

  • Taxi Orlando: Taxi Orlando Cab Service is offering two $500 scholarships to students who write an essay on the topic "Taxi Cab Services verses Ride Sharing Services." The essay should be approximately 750 words. Deadline(s)- November 15, 2017 and April 1, 2018. Taxi Orlando

  • Rosenkrantz Scholarship Fund: The Alex and Suzanne Rosenkrantz Scholarship Fund is offering a scholarship to a deaf/blind student who describes their background and reasons why they deserve a scholarship. Applications are accepted year round for an August review period. Rosenkrantz Scholarship

  • Mesothelioma Guide: The Mesothelioma Guide is offering scholarships to assist students affected by mesothelioma. You must write an essay telling your story and include facts about the desease and demonstrate an understanding of mesothelioma. The essay must be between 1000 to 2000 words. No deadline was posted. MesotheliomaGuide

  • Los Angeles Immigration Lawyers Scholarship: The Immigration Lawyers are offering a $1000 scholarship to assist foreign born students or students with or without lawful status. You must write an essay no more than 450 words from one of the topics listed. Deadline - September 1, 2017. Immigration Lawyers

  • Groza Gives Back: The Groza Learning Center is offering a $1000 scholarship to a student who explains what 'redemption' means to them and how it has played a role in their life and in their interactions with others. This should be a short essay under 500 words. Deadline - November 30, 2017. Groza Learning Center

  • Professional Website Builder: Professional Website Builder is offering a $1200 scholarship to a student who writes an essay on the topic: "Which is good for your business website - Website Builder or WordPress?". The essay should be no more than 1000 words. Deadline - September 15, 2018. Professional Website Builder

  • Petronella Technology Group: Petronella is offering a $1200 scholarship to a student who gives an excellent PowerPoint presentation on one of their listed topics. Topics may be found on the link provided. Deadline - November 15, 2017. Petronella Computer Scholarship

  • Cool Dehumidifier: Cool Dehumidifier is offering a $1500 scholarship to a student who writes an essay on the topic: "Practices which improve daily life for people who suffer from asthma". The essay should be approximately 1500 words. Deadline - January 15, 2018. Cool Dehumidifier

  • Johnston Law Firm: The Johnston Law Firm is offering a $1000 scholarship to cover the cost of an LSAT prep course for a student who writes an essay describing what you will do with your law degree and how society will benefit. The essay should be approximately 450+ words. Deadline - April 30, 2018. 2018 LSAT Prep Course Scholarship

  • Zenaptic Chiropractic: Dr. Troy Dreiling is offering a $1000 scholarship to a student who writes an answer to this question: "How you have demonstrated leadership ability both in and out of school?" The essay should be under 500 words. Deadline - May 1, 2018. Zenaptic Chiropractic Scholarship

  • PayScale: PayScale is offering two $2000 scholarships to college-bound women persuing STEM degrees. A 300 to 500 word essay must be submitted on a selected topic. Deadline - December 31, 2017. PayScale

  • Veterinary Research Scholarship: The Shih Tzu Expert is offering a $1000 scholarship to the successful applicant who writes an essay describing common Shih Tzu health issues and the importance of identifying and treating them quickly. The essay should be 1000 words. Deadline - December 31, 2017. Shih Tzu Expert

  • Adventographer Scholarship: The Adventographer is offering a $1500 scholarship to a student who submits a photo taken while traveling and submits an essay describing why that memory is special. The essay should be 500 words. Deadline - February 1, 2018. Adventographer Travel

  • Core23 Biobank: Core23 is offering a $500 scholarship to a student who submits a winning essay detailing "What makes a great umbilical cord stem cell company and what suggestions can you make to improve the industry?" The essay should be 1500 to 2500 words. Deadline - October 6, 2017. Core23 Biobank

  • TheCoolerZone.com: CoolerZone is offering a $2,000 scholarship to a student who writes an essay on "The Sport of Fishing." The essay should be 1000 to 1500 words. Deadline - February 15, Annually. TheCoolerZone

  • Softline: Softline Brand Partners awards a $2,500 scholarship each semester to a student who writes an essay describing your goals and plans for your chosen major and industry including why you are interested in it. The essay should be 1000 words. Deadline - October 31, 2017. Softline

  • Zaid Law: Zaid Law Personal Injury Law Firm is offering a $1,000 scholarship to a student who writes an essay representing your opinion, backed with facts, on how to enhance road traffic safety and prevent accidents. The essay should be 1500 words. Deadline - January 20, 2018. Zaid Law

  • ZipRecruiter: ZipRecruiter is offering a $3,000 scholarship to a student each quarter who writes a creative essay on one of their three topics. The essay should be between 250-500 words. Deadline - Quarterly. Sept.30, 2017, Dec. 31, 2017, March 31, 2018, June 30, 2018, Sept. 30, 2018, Dec. 31, 2018. ZipRecruiter



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