External Scholarships

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

Game Authority Scholarship ($1,000) - application due April, 15, 2019
Applicants must submit a 1200-1500 word essay on the topic of video games and the learning experience. There is no minimum GPA requirement. More details and the application form can be found at https://gameauthority.org/scholarship/


Delbert and Edythe Barnes Memorial Scholarship (up to $1,000) - application due April 23, 2019
This scholarship is intended for graduating Lee County, Hancock County, or Clark County students interested in embarking in a career in the Construction and Building Trades Industry. Students must plan to enroll or be enrolled in the Construction and Manufacturing Degree program at SCC. Apply at http://keokukfoundation.org/barnes/.


OurMilitary.com Annual Veteran Recognition Scholarship ($1,000) - application due May 15, 2019
To help further support our military and their families, we have created a $1,000 annual scholarship for one undergraduate student that is either an active service member or veteran, a military spouse, or the child of an active service member or veteran. Details available at https://www.ourmilitary.com/scholarship/


Remembering a Life Scholarship ($2,500) - application due May 31, 2019
This scholarship is available to college students of all majors who write a 1,000 word essay about remembering the life of someone who has passed away and who has affected the life of the student in a positive way. The following link has all the details: https://www.memorials.com/Scholarship-information.php


AmericanTrucks Student Scholarship Program ($2,000) - application due June 15, 2019
At AmericanTrucks we are passionate about our mission, and we've recognized a growing trend in the building trades industry. Educational programs are receiving a lot of attention from national leaders and it’s our goal to be involved in a meaningful way.With that in mind, we are pleased to offer 4 x $2000 scholarships to students pursuing a career in the traditional building trades such as HVAC, carpentry, electrical, or related fields of study. Application information available at https://www.americantrucks.com/scholarships.html.


Horatio Alger Association Career & Technical Scholarship Program (up to $2,500) - application due June 15, 2019
The Association will award 1,020 scholarships in 2019 with a maximum award amount of $2500. This program provides assistance to students who have financial need and have exhibited integrity and perseverance in overcoming personal adversity. Applicants must pursue a career or technical certificate/degree, be eligible for Pell grant, be under the age of 30, and be a US citizen. The application is available at application.horatioalger.org


Veterans & Military Family Scholarship ($1,000) - application due June 15, 2019
Visit https://www.sinklaw.com/veterans-military-family-scholarship/.


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/.


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/



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.