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
$2018 cuLearn with Thrivent
“Paying for college is difficult, especially as college costs continue to rise. cuLearn is here to help you navigate the confusing world of college...
“Paying for college is difficult, especially as college costs continue...
  • Deadline: 11/18/2018
  • Award: $2018
Visit11/18/2018
$1000 Fountain Law Firm Scholarship
“At Fountain Law Firm, we value education and helping those in need. We also understand that school can be a significant expense and know how hard...
“At Fountain Law Firm, we value education and helping those in need. We...
  • Deadline: 11/22/2018
  • Award: $1000
Visit11/22/2018
$1500 Annual Gamer’s Scholarship
“GamingInMyDNA is giving out $1500 through our Annual Gamer’s Scholarship Program. We will accept applications until November 25, 2018, and and the...
“GamingInMyDNA is giving out $1500 through our Annual Gamer’s...
  • Deadline: 11/25/2018
  • Award: $1500
Visit11/25/2018
$1,000 Zeiger Firm Bi-annual $1,000 College Scholarship Contest
The rising cost of obtaining a college education has made it increasingly difficult for many students and families to realize their dreams of...
The rising cost of obtaining a college education has made it...
  • Deadline: 11/25/2018
  • Award: $1,000
Visit11/25/2018
$1,400 2018 Scholarship from Autozin
“To be able to compete in this contest you will need to create an essay discussing the following topics: What are the advantages of buying a...
“To be able to compete in this contest you will need to create an essay...
  • Deadline: 11/27/2018
  • Award: $1,400
Visit11/27/2018
$1,000 Scooters 'N Chairs Scholarship
We are happy to present a scholarship of $1000 every semester to eligible students who are currently registered at an officially accredited...
We are happy to present a scholarship of $1000 every semester to...
  • Deadline: 11/27/2018
  • Award: $1,000
Visit11/27/2018
$1000 Action Behavior Centers ABA Therapy Scholorship
“The Action Behavior Centers ABA Therapy Scholarship is a merit-based scholarship for US-based students pursuing higher education in a field that...
“The Action Behavior Centers ABA Therapy Scholarship is a merit-based...
  • Deadline: 11/30/2018
  • Award: $1000
Visit11/30/2018
$1,000 AXON OPTICS MIGRAINE STORY SCHOLARSHIP
“It’s often said that knowledge is power. At Axon Optics, we’ve used our knowledge to help those who, to an extent, are powerless. Over 10% of...
“It’s often said that knowledge is power. At Axon Optics, we’ve used...
  • Deadline: 11/30/2018
  • Award: $1,000
Visit11/30/2018
$1000 BadCredit.org’s Wealth Wise Scholarship
“The BadCredit.org Wealth Wise Scholarship is open to US undergraduate and graduate students seeking a career in the finance industry. The...
“The BadCredit.org Wealth Wise Scholarship is open to US undergraduate...
  • Deadline: 11/30/2018
  • Award: $1000
Visit11/30/2018
$3000 Coupon Marathon Scholarship
“In order to encourage students to go further on the way of gaining knowledge of all fields, contributing to the development of their own country,...
“In order to encourage students to go further on the way of gaining...
  • Deadline: 11/30/2018
  • Award: $3000
Visit11/30/2018
$1,000 Creative Excellence in Graphic Design & Marketing Intelligence Scholarship
DesignAShirt.com is offering a $1,000 scholarship to a talented, eligible Graphic Design/Marketing student who completes the following...
DesignAShirt.com is offering a $1,000 scholarship to a talented,...
  • Deadline: 11/30/2018
  • Award: $1,000
Visit11/30/2018
$1000 + study materials Crush The CPA Exam Scholarship Program
“Crush The CPA Exam is dedicated to helping candidates apply, study for and pass the CPA exam and there’s no better way to accomplish this than to...
“Crush The CPA Exam is dedicated to helping candidates apply, study for...
  • Deadline: 11/30/2018
  • Award: $1000 + study materials
Visit11/30/2018
$1,000 FitnessJockey Scholarship Program
“Write a 750+ word article on any health and fitness topic you like. The article must be well researched and cited with medical studies.” Please...
“Write a 750+ word article on any health and fitness topic you like. The...
  • Deadline: 11/30/2018
  • Award: $1,000
Visit11/30/2018
$1000 Guardian Protection Services Annual Scholarship
“Ten annual scholarships of $1,001 each will be awarded to graduating high school students, current college undergrads, or graduate students who...
“Ten annual scholarships of $1,001 each will be awarded to graduating...
  • Deadline: 11/30/2018
  • Award: $1000
Visit11/30/2018
$1,500 Humanitarian Scholarship Program
America’s Rehab Campuses is currently offering a scholarship program for students that are applying or are currently enrolled at universities. The...
America’s Rehab Campuses is currently offering a scholarship program for...
  • Deadline: 11/30/2018
  • Award: $1,500
Visit11/30/2018
$1,500 CAD each INKAS® “Rising Star”
The INKAS® “Rising Star” is an annual award and scholarship program funded by INKAS®Armored Vehicle Manufacturing and awarded to post-secondary...
The INKAS® “Rising Star” is an annual award and scholarship program...
  • Deadline: 11/30/2018
  • Award: $1,500 CAD each
Visit11/30/2018
$2,000 My Dental Vision Care Scholarship
“Create a 2-3 minute video in which you explain how will you use your education to be a positive citizen of your community. Your video can answer...
“Create a 2-3 minute video in which you explain how will you use your...
  • Deadline: 11/30/2018
  • Award: $2,000
Visit11/30/2018
$5000 Sixt Scholar's Program
“Sixt rent a car is offering 5 high school seniors graduating in 2019 the opportunity to receive a $5,000 scholarship towards their study at any 2-...
“Sixt rent a car is offering 5 high school seniors graduating in 2019...
  • Deadline: 11/30/2018
  • Award: $5000
Visit11/30/2018
$1,000 The TurnKey Lender's Scholarship Program
Write a 1000+ words essay on one of the topics suggested on the website. The text must be in English. Share your article through social media of...
Write a 1000+ words essay on one of the topics suggested on the website....
  • Deadline: 11/30/2018
  • Award: $1,000
Visit11/30/2018
$1000 Water Guides $1,000 Scholarship 2018
“To enter, please submit an essay of at least 1,000 words but no more than 2,000 words, in English, answering the following questions: What does...
“To enter, please submit an essay of at least 1,000 words but no more...
  • Deadline: 11/30/2018
  • Award: $1000
Visit11/30/2018
$2,500 $2,500 Healthier Future Essay Scholarship
“We are pleased to announce the annual $2,500 Healthier Future Essay Scholarship.The winner of this annual scholarship will receive a one-time...
“We are pleased to announce the annual $2,500 Healthier Future Essay...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2018
  • Award: $2,500
Visit12/01/2018
$10,000 Academic Hero 2018 Scholarship
“We, here at Course Hero, have made it our mission to increase the rate of students that graduate college and we dedicate our efforts to help...
“We, here at Course Hero, have made it our mission to increase the rate...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2018
  • Award: $10,000
Visit12/01/2018
$1500, $750, $500 Adras & Altig Scholarship
“Adras & Altig, Attorneys at Law is committed to increasing awareness of this societal issue and doing what we can to help prevent cyberbullying...
“Adras & Altig, Attorneys at Law is committed to increasing awareness of...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2018
  • Award: $1500, $750, $500
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$1,000 HealthyLine Scholarship
“At Healthy Line, we are committed to improving lives not just in health, but in any way that we can. The next step in this mission is what we are...
“At Healthy Line, we are committed to improving lives not just in...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2018
  • Award: $1,000
Visit12/01/2018
$1000 HomeTechLab STEM Scholarship
“The HomeTechLab STEM Scholarship is for High School, Undergraduate and Postgraduate students whose studies focus on the STEM disciplines, which...
“The HomeTechLab STEM Scholarship is for High School, Undergraduate and...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2018
  • Award: $1000
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$2000 Macrogen Next Generation Scholarship
“Macrogen is offering a $2,000 scholarship to help students in their educational path. Those interested in applying are required to do a...
“Macrogen is offering a $2,000 scholarship to help students in their...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2018
  • Award: $2000
Visit12/01/2018
$2500 North American Spine Scholarship
“Nobilis Health is offering a $2,500 scholarship in support of future medical practitioners. Those interested in applying are required to either...
“Nobilis Health is offering a $2,500 scholarship in support of future...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2018
  • Award: $2500
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$1,000 Remote DBA “Experts to Students” Scholarship
Our database experts have experience in wide array of industries from banking and insurance to healthcare and government agencies. Our consulting...
Our database experts have experience in wide array of industries from...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2018
  • Award: $1,000
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$1000 Rentberry Scholarship Program
“To apply for a scholarship, submit an essay of 900 – 1,000 words describing the neighborhood where you were born and raised. Share the unique and...
“To apply for a scholarship, submit an essay of 900 – 1,000 words...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2018
  • Award: $1000
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$2,500 Shook & Stone Law Scholarship
We want to help students in their paths to higher education, which is why we have created the Shook & Stone scholarship. If you share our goal of...
We want to help students in their paths to higher education, which is...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2018
  • Award: $2,500
Visit12/01/2018
$5,000 Staver Law Group Personal Injury Scholarship
“We are happy to announce the fifth annual Staver Law Group National Scholarship. Every day we help people who have been hurt in Chicago car...
“We are happy to announce the fifth annual Staver Law Group National...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2018
  • Award: $5,000
Visit12/01/2018
$2000 The SecureCare65 Scholarship
“We are offering a scholarship to one undergraduate student who can best express in words, their thoughts regarding the planning for the future of...
“We are offering a scholarship to one undergraduate student who can best...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2018
  • Award: $2000
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$1,000 TRHs Fashion/Beauty Scholarship for Students
“TheRightHairstyles.com is one of leading beauty websites for women and men. Every day we work with pro hairstylists and beginners, their clients,...
“TheRightHairstyles.com is one of leading beauty websites for women and...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2018
  • Award: $1,000
Visit12/01/2018
$500 National Founder's Scholarship - Graduate Business Student
Brown, PC is now accepting applications for the firm’s National Founder’s Scholarship, a $500 stipend which will be awarded to a current full-time...
Brown, PC is now accepting applications for the firm’s National...
  • Deadline: 12/03/2018
  • Award: $500
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$1,000 The NinjaOutreach Internet Marketing Scholarship 2018
NinjaOutreach is a SaaS company dedicated to helping brands and agencies breeze through marketing campaigns with all-in-one influencer and blogger...
NinjaOutreach is a SaaS company dedicated to helping brands and agencies...
  • Deadline: 12/03/2018
  • Award: $1,000
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$500 Maeband Scholarship
Maeband Scholarship– Maeband is offering a $500 award to mothers, or expectant mothers, furthering their education. Maeband is committed to helping...
Maeband Scholarship– Maeband is offering a $500 award to mothers, or...
  • Deadline: 12/05/2018
  • Award: $500
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$1000 Mulberrys Garment Care Scholarship for Aspiring Entrepreneurs
“Small businesses are often said to be the backbone of the economy. At Mulberrys, we believe they benefit local communities by providing jobs,...
“Small businesses are often said to be the backbone of the economy. At...
  • Deadline: 12/07/2018
  • Award: $1000
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$2500 Small Business Invention Scholarship
“Swiftpage ACT! is offering a $2,500 scholarship in order to create more opportunities for success. Those interested in applying are required to...
“Swiftpage ACT! is offering a $2,500 scholarship in order to create more...
  • Deadline: 12/07/2018
  • Award: $2500
Visit12/07/2018
$1000 Adventure Job Board
“Here at Adventurejobboard.com we are passionate about the Outdoors! Our goal is to connect great Job Seekers with awesome Employers all over the...
“Here at Adventurejobboard.com we are passionate about the Outdoors! Our...
  • Deadline: 12/15/2018
  • Award: $1000
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$500 Cardinal Digital Marketing Scholarship Fund
Cardinal Digital Marketing wants to guide students who are considering a future in entrepreneurship. We will award two outstanding student...
Cardinal Digital Marketing wants to guide students who are considering a...
  • Deadline: 12/15/2018
  • Award: $500
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$1,500 Child of an American Veteran Scholarship
THE LAW FIRM OF CHISHOLM CHISHOLM & KILPATRICK LTD AWARDS AN ANNUAL $1,500 SCHOLARSHIP TO THE CHILD OF A VETERAN OF THE U.S. ARMED...
THE LAW FIRM OF CHISHOLM CHISHOLM & KILPATRICK LTD AWARDS AN ANNUAL...
  • Deadline: 12/15/2018
  • Award: $1,500
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$1,000 DarrasLaw The Fall 2018 Essay Contest
Essay Contest To participate in the contest, applicants should write an essay of 600 to 800 words addressing the following issue: Every disabled...
Essay Contest To participate in the contest, applicants should write an...
  • Deadline: 12/15/2018
  • Award: $1,000
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$1,000 Dirk Derrick Car & Truck Accident Injury Scholarship
“The Dirk Derrick Car & Truck Accident Injury Scholarship is an award for any current or soon-to-be undergrad who has had his or her life altered...
“The Dirk Derrick Car & Truck Accident Injury Scholarship is an award...
  • Deadline: 12/15/2018
  • Award: $1,000
Visit12/15/2018
$1000 Fireart Studio Scholarship
“Fireart Studio has been in existence for the greater part of the last decade. In this period of time, we have managed to make our clients very...
“Fireart Studio has been in existence for the greater part of the last...
  • Deadline: 12/15/2018
  • Award: $1000
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$500 Human Resource Development Scholarship Program
“This specifically designed scholarship is to target, identify and recruit outstanding professionals who are trained to help our clients boost...
“This specifically designed scholarship is to target, identify and...
  • Deadline: 12/15/2018
  • Award: $500
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$250 International Business Scholarship
“Cosmetic Packaging Now would not be successful without International Businessmen and women all around the world. For this reason, we want to offer...
“Cosmetic Packaging Now would not be successful without International...
  • Deadline: 12/15/2018
  • Award: $250
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$1000 INTO THE AM Gaming Industry Scholarship
“The purpose of the INTO THE AM Gaming Scholarship is to help propel a driven student to succeed in the rapidly expanding gaming industry. We...
“The purpose of the INTO THE AM Gaming Scholarship is to help propel a...
  • Deadline: 12/15/2018
  • Award: $1000
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$1,000 Los Angeles DUI Attorney Diabetes Scholarship
“It is our pleasure to announce the first ever Los Angeles DUI Attorney Scholarship. This $1,000 scholarship is intended to support one hard...
“It is our pleasure to announce the first ever Los Angeles DUI Attorney...
  • Deadline: 12/15/2018
  • Award: $1,000
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$500 Mobile Application Development Scholarship Program
The scholarship applies to the following conditions : 1) Anyone who is either a citizen or permanent resident of the United States of America and...
The scholarship applies to the following conditions : 1) Anyone who is...
  • Deadline: 12/15/2018
  • Award: $500
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Five $1000 awards North American Van Lines Logistics Scholarship Competition
""North American Van Lines, one of the leading moving companies in the United States, is committed to supporting the community as well as the...
""North American Van Lines, one of the leading moving companies in the...
  • Deadline: 12/15/2018
  • Award: Five $1000 awards
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