External Opportunities

External Opportunities are scholarships offered outside Biola University. To search by your major, area of interest, or student category, click on the “SHOW FILTERS” button to select your desired category (scope).

To apply for an external scholarship, or to see if you meet the criteria, click on the opportunity’s “VISIT” button to be directed to the organization website.

This list is updated on a regular basis and more opportunities may be added. Scholarship Opportunities are also regularly posted on our Facebook and Twitter.

Disclaimer: The promotion of websites or organizations as potential sources of financial support is in no way an endorsement of the views and positions of the sponsoring organizations. The views and opinions of sponsoring organizations do not necessarily represent those of Biola University. All scholarships are vetted by the Financial Aid Office to ensure they or their sponsoring organization do not conflict with Biola’s mission and purpose. Efforts have been made to verify the accuracy and legitimacy of the information posted on this site. However, students should contact potential donors, visit websites linked here, and apply to these scholarships at their own risk and discretion.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$2,500 VIDA Creative Arts Impact Scholarship
“The Creative Art Impact Scholarship is not limited to any particular major. All majors can apply. We encourage study and learning across all...
“The Creative Art Impact Scholarship is not limited to any particular...
  • Deadline: 04/30/2020
  • Award: $2,500
Visit04/30/2020
$1,000 5Estimates.com Scholarship Program
""5Estimates.com is an online service to home owners specializing in cost guides to help users compare prices on most home improvement services....
""5Estimates.com is an online service to home owners specializing in...
  • Deadline: 05/30/2020
  • Award: $1,000
Visit05/30/2020
$1,000 The BeMo® & SortSmart® Diversity Advocacy Scholarship
“At BeMo and SortSmart, we believe education is your most valuable asset and that everyone deserves access to higher education regardless of...
“At BeMo and SortSmart, we believe education is your most valuable asset...
  • Deadline: 05/31/2020
  • Award: $1,000
Visit05/31/2020
$1,000 $1,000 Arash Law Scholarship
""Arash Law, one of California’s premier injury law firms has always been dedicated to helping the next generation of law students and future...
""Arash Law, one of California’s premier injury law firms has always...
  • Deadline: 06/01/2020
  • Award: $1,000
Visit06/01/2020
$500 DiscoverSoon Technology Innovation Scholarship
“We’re very excited to tell you that we are offering a scholarship to BIOLA University students and we’d love to make an application available to...
“We’re very excited to tell you that we are offering a scholarship to...
  • Deadline: 06/01/2020
  • Award: $500
Visit06/01/2020
$2,500 Distraction-Free Driving PSA Scholarship
“Distasio Law Firm encourages college-bound teens to apply for the Distasio Law Firm Distraction-Free Driving PSA Scholarship. We will award $2,500...
“Distasio Law Firm encourages college-bound teens to apply for the...
  • Deadline: 06/01/2020
  • Award: $2,500
Visit06/01/2020
$2,000 $2,000 PixelPlex Annual Scholarship
“The $2000 PixelPlex Bi-Annual STEM Scholarship was established to help support and inspire students to pursue further education in the fields of...
“The $2000 PixelPlex Bi-Annual STEM Scholarship was established to help...
  • Deadline: 06/05/2020
  • Award: $2,000
Visit06/05/2020
$1,500 Chisholm Chisholm & Kilpatrick Law School Scholarship for Veterans
“Chisholm Chisholm & Kilpatrick LTD awards an annual $1,500 scholarship to a deserving veteran enrolled in or accepted to a U.S. law school....
“Chisholm Chisholm & Kilpatrick LTD awards an annual $1,500 scholarship...
  • Deadline: 06/15/2020
  • Award: $1,500
Visit06/15/2020
$1,500 Chisholm Chisholm & Kilpatrick's Child of an American Veteran - Undergraduate Scholarship
“Application for this scholarship is open to any student who meets the following criteria: The legal child (natural or adoptive) of a veteran of...
“Application for this scholarship is open to any student who meets the...
  • Deadline: 06/15/2020
  • Award: $1,500
Visit06/15/2020
$2,500 Dangers of Vaping Scholarship
“Pintas & Mullins Law Firm is now accepting applications for our $2,500 Dangers of Vaping Scholarship. College-bound students who have something...
“Pintas & Mullins Law Firm is now accepting applications for our $2,500...
  • Deadline: 06/15/2020
  • Award: $2,500
Visit06/15/2020
$2,500 HealthGAINS Medicine And Health Scholarship
“HealthGAINS invites college-bound students who have a demonstrable interest in pursuing careers within the fields of medicine, health, or wellness...
“HealthGAINS invites college-bound students who have a demonstrable...
  • Deadline: 06/15/2020
  • Award: $2,500
Visit06/15/2020
$2,500 McKenzie Law Firm DUI Awareness Scholarship
“McKenzie Law Firm, P.C. is awarding a $2,500 DUI Awareness Scholarship to a deserving college or high school student who is pursuing their...
“McKenzie Law Firm, P.C. is awarding a $2,500 DUI Awareness Scholarship...
  • Deadline: 06/15/2020
  • Award: $2,500
Visit06/15/2020
$1,000 Parrish Law Firm Academic Scholarship
“The Parrish Law Firm, PLLC is awarding a $1,000 college scholarship to a deserving college student who demonstrates a dedication to helping others...
“The Parrish Law Firm, PLLC is awarding a $1,000 college scholarship to...
  • Deadline: 06/15/2020
  • Award: $1,000
Visit06/15/2020
$2,700 Zanes Law Car Accident Scholarship
“As car accident lawyers, we have helped clients who suffered severe injuries. We have consoled clients who have lost family members to a careless...
“As car accident lawyers, we have helped clients who suffered severe...
  • Deadline: 06/15/2020
  • Award: $2,700
Visit06/15/2020
$6,000 Discounted Promo Codes- Global Scholarship Program for Students
“This scholarship program is for all students who want to pursue Engineering courses, MBA courses, Real Estate programs, Mobile app development...
“This scholarship program is for all students who want to pursue...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2020
  • Award: $6,000
Visit06/30/2020
$2,500 GAINSWave®’s Veteran Continuing Education Scholarship
“GAINSWave® invites veterans who would like to return to school to apply for our Veteran Continuing Education Scholarship. The winner of this...
“GAINSWave® invites veterans who would like to return to school to apply...
  • Deadline: 07/01/2020
  • Award: $2,500
Visit07/01/2020
$5,000 Community Hero Scholarship
“The team at Course Hero values community members’ that give back their time, energy, and resources to their community. In recognition of what...
“The team at Course Hero values community members’ that give back their...
  • Deadline: 07/03/2020
  • Award: $5,000
Visit07/03/2020
$5,000 Rise Up First Scholarship for First Generation College Students
“The team at Course Hero recognizes the value and opportunity higher education offers. First generation college students often times have a...
“The team at Course Hero recognizes the value and opportunity higher...
  • Deadline: 07/03/2020
  • Award: $5,000
Visit07/03/2020
$5,000 Veteran Hero Scholarship
“The team at Course Hero Inc. values military members’ service to our nation. In recognition of what our nation’s service members and their...
“The team at Course Hero Inc. values military members’ service to our...
  • Deadline: 07/03/2020
  • Award: $5,000
Visit07/03/2020
$1,500 Sutliff & Stout Annual Scholarship Contest
“We are asking students entering college Fall 2020 or enrolled Fall 2020 to write an essay of at least 500 words detailing their most common...
“We are asking students entering college Fall 2020 or enrolled Fall 2020...
  • Deadline: 07/31/2020
  • Award: $1,500
Visit07/31/2020
$500 National Founder's Graduate Student Scholarship
“Scholarship awarded to a current full-time U.S. graduate business student with a demonstrated interest in entrepreneurship; candidates should...
“Scholarship awarded to a current full-time U.S. graduate business...
  • Deadline: 08/10/2020
  • Award: $500
Visit08/10/2020
$500 National Founder's Undergraduate Business Student Scholarship
“Scholarship awarded to a current full-time U.S. undergraduate business student with a demonstrated interest in entrepreneurship; candidates should...
“Scholarship awarded to a current full-time U.S. undergraduate business...
  • Deadline: 08/10/2020
  • Award: $500
Visit08/10/2020
$1,100 Holga Direct Scholarship
“Our Holga Direct Scholarship is a new promotion that we are very proud to announce. It is a $1,100 annual scholarship that is designed to help...
“Our Holga Direct Scholarship is a new promotion that we are very proud...
  • Deadline: 08/15/2020
  • Award: $1,100
Visit08/15/2020
1st Place: $2,900 2nd Place: $1,500 Cleanup Expert Scholarship Program
“Here at Cleanup Expert, we know how hard it is to find money for college, whether you’re still in high school or going back to college as an...
“Here at Cleanup Expert, we know how hard it is to find money for...
  • Deadline: 10/30/2020
  • Award: 1st Place: $2,900 2nd Place: $1,500
Visit10/30/2020
$1,500 Sarasota Dentistry's Dental Scholarship
“Write a 1,000 to 1,500-word essay on the following topic: What is the future of dental implant technology? available to all undergrad and...
“Write a 1,000 to 1,500-word essay on the following topic: What is the...
  • Deadline: 12/15/2020
  • Award: $1,500
Visit12/15/2020
$1,500 SunTec Auto Glass Yearly Scholarship Award
“The purpose of this scholarship is two-fold. First, it will help an ambitious student with academic potential to pursue their studies. Secondly,...
“The purpose of this scholarship is two-fold. First, it will help an...
  • Deadline: 12/15/2020
  • Award: $1,500
Visit12/15/2020
$1,500 Annual $1500 R3 Stem Cell Scholarship
“Since 2019, R3 Stem Cell has been proud to offer a yearly scholarship award to one college-bound or currently-enrolled college student. In an...
“Since 2019, R3 Stem Cell has been proud to offer a yearly scholarship...
  • Deadline: 12/31/2020
  • Award: $1,500
Visit12/31/2020
$1,000 Beeboom Scholarship Program
""Write an essay on the topic ‘How 3d printing can change the world’. The words should be above 1200. The submission date is December 31, 2020....
""Write an essay on the topic ‘How 3d printing can change the world’....
  • Deadline: 12/31/2020
  • Award: $1,000
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$1,500 NextGen American Scholarship 2020
“NextGen American Scholarship 2020 – This is a scholarship of $1500, specially designed for all US nationals students to support their education....
“NextGen American Scholarship 2020 – This is a scholarship of $1500,...
  • Deadline: 12/31/2020
  • Award: $1,500
Visit12/31/2020
$1,500 Viking Steel Structures International Students Scholarship 2020
“This is a scholarship of $1500, specially designed only for foreign students for their higher education financial support. For more visit...
“This is a scholarship of $1500, specially designed only for foreign...
  • Deadline: 12/31/2020
  • Award: $1,500
Visit12/31/2020
$2,000 Viking Steel Structures Write-up Scholarship 2020
“This is a scholarship worth of $1500 & $500. Any student can participate to get this scholarship by submitting a write-up. For this, students have...
“This is a scholarship worth of $1500 & $500. Any student can...
  • Deadline: 12/31/2020
  • Award: $2,000
Visit12/31/2020
Varies Office of Innovation Scholarship
The purpose of the Office of Innovation Scholarship is to recruit and retain Christ-honoring innovators and entrepreneurs, globally, for all majors...
The purpose of the Office of Innovation Scholarship is to recruit and...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2021
  • Award: Varies
Visit02/15/2021
$5,000 The Earnest Scholarship
“At Earnest, we believe the fundamental role of lenders is to help people realize their hopes and dreams. And since our founding in 2013, we’ve...
“At Earnest, we believe the fundamental role of lenders is to help...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $5,000
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Varies Oronoz & Ericsson Law Scholarship
Oronoz & Ericsson LLC, a personal injury and criminal defense law firm located in Las Vegas, is offering a $1000 scholarship to one Nevada resident...
Oronoz & Ericsson LLC, a personal injury and criminal defense law firm...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
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$500 The Stetson Hills Dental Scholarship
The Stetson Hills Dental Scholarship will be awarded to assist students defray the fees associated with their education. The essay will be on ...
The Stetson Hills Dental Scholarship will be awarded to assist students...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500
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Varies Hispanic Theological Initiative
Applicants must be Latina/o students who have successfully completed their comprehensive exams and/or are already writing their dissertation, and...
Applicants must be Latina/o students who have successfully completed...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
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$250 Dr. Richard Smith Scholarship
A total of four Oregon students will be awarded the Dr. Richard Smith Scholarship over the next year in order to help them achieve academic...
A total of four Oregon students will be awarded the Dr. Richard Smith...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $250
Ended
$500 The Mint Dental Scholarship
“The Mint Dental Scholarship is going to award one high school student and one college student from Alaska a $250 prize every semester. This prize...
“The Mint Dental Scholarship is going to award one high school student...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
$1,000 Howell & Christmas, LLC Visionary Scholarship
“The law offices of Howell & Christmas, LLC, a 10 out of 10 Avvo rated law firm is proud to have served the working men and women of South...
“The law offices of Howell & Christmas, LLC, a 10 out of 10 Avvo rated...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$1,000 APAGS Committee on Ethnic Minority Affairs (CEMA) Grant Program
These grants support efforts to increase the membership and participation of ethnic minority graduate students within APAGS, advertise education...
These grants support efforts to increase the membership and...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
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$1,000 APAGS Disabilities Grant Program
APAGS will award a grant for a project that promotes training and educational experiences in practice or services for persons with disabilities, or...
APAGS will award a grant for a project that promotes training and...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$1,500 Guerra Dental Scholarship
Any current full-time student of an accredited four-year American university or college is welcome to apply. There is no age requirement. To...
Any current full-time student of an accredited four-year American...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500
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$500.00 InternetMarketingCompanies "Go Marketing!" Scholarship Contest
Internet Marketing Companies.com wants to hear about your top marketing strategies in regards to ‘small business growth’ via online marketing. This...
Internet Marketing Companies.com wants to hear about your top marketing...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
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$2,000 PNC Education Loan Center Achiever Scholarship Sweepstakes
The PNC Education Loan Center is offering $2000 scholarships to 2 eligible undergraduate students who enter the sweepstakes by creating a Financial...
The PNC Education Loan Center is offering $2000 scholarships to 2...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000
Ended
Varies SMART Scholarship
The Science, Mathematics And Research for Transformation (SMART) Scholarship for Service Program is an opportunity for students pursuing an...
The Science, Mathematics And Research for Transformation (SMART)...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
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$10,000 Women Techmakers Scholars Program
Dr. Anita Borg devoted her adult life to revolutionizing the way we think about technology and dismantling barriers that keep women and minorities...
Dr. Anita Borg devoted her adult life to revolutionizing the way we...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $10,000
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$1,500 Novus Biologicals Scholarship Program
“Research is a critical component for the development and advancement in the life science community. We want to further scientific achievement by...
“Research is a critical component for the development and advancement in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500
Ended
$1,500 R&D Systems Scholarship
“R&D Systems is proud to support education in science with a scholarship program established to students who are pursuing a degree in a science...
“R&D Systems is proud to support education in science with a scholarship...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500
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$500 Abacus Scholarship
GoCollege understands that pursuing a higher education is a decision that each individual reaches in their own way and in their own time. The...
GoCollege understands that pursuing a higher education is a decision...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500
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$500 Dwayne Graves Online Entrepreneur Spirit Scholarship
“The Dwayne Graves Online Entrepreneur Spirit Scholarship is a highly competitive award for high school and college students interested in...
“The Dwayne Graves Online Entrepreneur Spirit Scholarship is a highly...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500
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