External Scholarships

The following is a list of scholarships available to (but not restricted to) students of Southeastern Community College.

The Recovery Village Health Care Scholarship ($1,000) - application due June 30, 2019

The Recovery Village® is offering a $1,000 scholarship to students pursuing a medical-related course of study. To enter to win a $1,000 scholarship, simply submit a short essay (no more than 500 words) describing why you are passionate about substance use disorder and mental health treatment. Essays can be in the form of a personal narrative with a medical perspective or focus specifically on clinical experience. Apply at https://www.therecoveryvillage.com/scholarships/.


Sandra R. Spaulding Memorial Scholarship Fund - application due July 1, 2019   
This scholarship is intended to encourage ethnic and socio-economic diversity in nursing. Qualified applicants must be enrolled in the second year of a two-year accredited ADN program. Additional scholarship information and copies of applications can also be found at https://act.nationalnursesunited.org/page/-/2019_Spaulding_Application3.pdf
Altec Design Web Scholarship ($750) - application due July 15, 2019
This scholarship is open to any student regardless of major. You must submit an essay on the following topic: how do you foresee the internet changing your chosen career in the next 20 years? More details are available at https://www.altecdesign.com/#web-scholarship


Elizabeth Auger Annual Scholarship for Students with Type 1 or Type 2 Diabetes ($1,000) - application due July 31, 2019
To learn more about scholarship criteria, please visit https://slcpodiatrist.com/diabetes-scholarship/
DeCaro & Kaplen Traumatic Brain Injury Scholarship Fund ($1,000) - application due August 1, 2019
The brain injury lawyers at DeCaro & Kaplen, LLP are pleased to offer an annual scholarship for a student who is a survivor of traumatic brain injury and is pursuing a college education. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application, how that applicant has overcome the challenges he or she has faced from a traumatic brain injury, and goals for the future. More information at https://brainlaw.com/traumatic-brain-injury-scholarship-fund/



Great River Friends
Supporting students who are pursuing careers in health care is an important mission of Great River Friends, which provides up to $10,000 in scholarships each year. Four scholarships are available with funding from Great River Friends. Apply at https://www.greatriverhealthsystem.org/Great-River-Friends/Scholarships.aspx

Two Rivers Investment Services
At various times during the year, scholarships are available through Two Rivers Investment Services. Please visit https://www.tworivers.bank/who-we-are/scholarships/ for more information.

ZipRecruiter ($3,000) - offered quarterly
ZipRecruiter offers a $3,000 scholarship to the winning college or university student in their quarterly Scholarship Promotion. Apply at https://www.ziprecruiter.com/scholarship.

T.E.A.C.H. Early Childhood® IOWA is a scholarship program for students who are currently employed in early childhood programs (daycare centers, preschools, or in-home programs) and working towards degrees in Early Childhood Education. Obtain an application at www.iowaaeyc.org.