External Scholarship Programs


An External Scholarship will not post on a student's account until an award letter from the External Scholarship Agency has been received. It is the responsibility of the student to provide enrollment information to the organization(s) granting the scholarship. Examples of some outside agencies are: sororities, fraternities, churches, community organizations, businesses, and schools. A check from the donor must be received before the end of the semester. 

Please forward scholarship checks to : 

Bethune-Cookman University
Cashier's Office
640 Dr. Mary Mcleod Bethune Blvd
Daytona beach, FL 32114

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State of Florida Scholarships


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AARP Foundation Women's Scholarship Program

  • For women 40+ seeking new job skills, training and educational opportunities to support themselves.

Academic Competitiveness Grant

  • For first-year and second-year college students who graduated from high school.

Actuarial Diversity Scholarship

  • For minority students pursuing a degree that may lead to a career in the actuarial profession.

Akash Kuruvilla Memorial Scholarship Fund

  • For students who demonstrate excellence in leadership, diversity, integrity and academia.

American Copy Editors Society Scholarship

  • Available to junior, senior and graduate students who will take full-time copy editing jobs or internships.

AORN Foundation Scholarship

  • For students studying to be nurses and preoperative nurses pursuing undergrad and grad degrees.

Automotive Hall of Fame Scholarship

  • For students who indicate a sincere interest in an automotive related career.

AWG Minority Scholarship For Women

  • Encourages young minority women to pursue an education and later a career in the geosciences.

AXA Achievements Scholarship

  • Provides more than $600K in annual scholarships to 52 students - one from each state.

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Beacon Partners Healthcare IT Scholarships

  • Awarded to a student pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree in the IT Healthcare field.

Best Buy Scholarship

  • For students in grades 9-12 who plan to enter a full-time undergraduate program upon high school graduation.

Best Skin Lightening Creams

  • Interested students can apply for this scholarship and get awarded with scholarship amount of $500. 

Burger King Scholars Program

  • For high school seniors who have part-time jobs and excel academically in school.

BrainBuxa Scholarship

  • Open to graduate and undergraduate students pursuing studies in the fields of management or in another technical discipline such as physics or mathematics etc with an interest in the field of management.
  • $1000

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Century Link

  • Enrolled college students.
  • $1500 scholarship

CIA Undergraduate Scholarship Program

  • Developed to assist minority and disabled students, but open to all who meet the requirements.

Coca-Cola Scholars Program

  • Four-year achievement-based scholarships given to 250 high school seniors each year.

Congressional Black Caucus Foundation

  • These unique opportunities are an essential step to launching your career. It is also a great opportunity to be engaged in the political landscape of our nation.

$1,000 CollegeSteps Scholarship from Wells Fargo

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Davidson Fellows Scholarship

  • Recognizes and awards the extraordinary who excel in math, science, and technology.

Davis-Putter Scholarship Fund

  • Need-based scholarships for college students are part of the progressive movement in their community.

Dell Scholars Program

  • For students who demonstrate a desire and ability to overcome barriers and achieve their goals.

Development Fund For Black Students in Science and Technology

  • For students studying science or technology at Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs).

District of Columbia Leveraging Educational Assistance Partnership Program (DCLEAP)

  • Formerly the D.C. SSIG Grant, are need-based, undergraduate study grants of up to $1,000 per year. These grants can be used at any post-secondary institution in the country. LEAP awards must be reapplied for each year.

District of Columbia Tuition Assistance Grant (DCTAG)

  • Private College Option: Provides up to $2,500 per year for up to five years toward tuition costs at D.C.-area private colleges (includes D.C., Prince George's, Montgomery, Arlington and Fairfax counties, the City of Alexandria). Provides up to $2,500 per year for all private historically black colleges and universities in the United States.

District of Columbia College Access Program (DC-CAP) Last Dollar Awards

  • Provides college "last dollar" award scholarships of up to $2,000 per year (up to five years), to DC public high school students, to help make up the difference between a student's resources, financial aid and actual college expenses.

Discovery Scholarship

  • Annual scholarship for high school juniors to support continued education and training beyond high school.

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Ed Bradley/ Ken Kashiwahara Scholarships

  • Open to full-time students who are pursuing careers in radio and television news.

Ehline Law Firm Military Veteran’s Law Scholarship

  • Enrolled in an accredited Law Office Study Program, or Law School, such as a judge’s chambers, law school, or other university in the United State
  • Cumulative Grade Point Average(GPA) of 3.0 or higher
  • As stated, all vets must show proof of their honorable discharge (OTH need not apply unless cleared to “honorable”)
  • Students must submit essays and applications electronically by e-mail, in either Word or Word Perfect, mailed by no later than October 1, 2016

EMPOWER Scholarship Award

  • Designed to increase diversity in the medical rehabilitation field by awarding students of color.

ESA Foundation Computer and Video Game Scholarship Program

  • For minority and female students majoring in a field related to computer and video game arts.

$1,000 eCampusTour Scholarship

$1,000 Eve's Addiction Scholarship


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Fulbright Scholar Program

  • Sends faculty and professionals abroad each year to lecture and conduct research.

Future Engineers Scholarship Program

  • For students pursuing a career in engineering who shows outstanding academic performance.

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Gates Millennium Scholarship

  • Funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation; established to help low income minority students.

Go On Girl Book Club Scholarship

  • Supports authors of the Black African Diaspora who want to write their way to college money.

Google Anita Borg Scholarship

  • For women who excel in computing and technology, and are active role models and leaders.

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Hallie Q. Brown Scholarship

  • For African American women who have a minimum C average, and can demonstrate financial need.

HBCU Study Abroad Scholarship

  • Provides travel opportunities for students of color who are traditionally under-represented in such programs.

Headset Plus

  • Plantronics office headset, would like to help an ambitious college student toward his/her college expenses with a $1000 scholarship.

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Hallie Q. Brown Scholarship

  • For African American women who have a minimum C average, and can demonstrate financial need.

HBCU Study Abroad Scholarship

  • Provides travel opportunities for students of color who are traditionally under-represented in such programs.

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Jacob K. Javits Fellowship Program

  • Provides fellowships to students who excel in the arts, humanities, and social sciences.

Javits-Frasier Teacher Scholarship Fund

  • To increase diverse students' access to talent development opportunities through teacher training.

Jeannette Rankin Women's Scholarship Fund

  • For low-income women who have a vision of how their education will benefit themselves and their community.

Joe Francis Haircare Scholarship

  • For cosmetology and barber school students who can demonstrate a financial need.

Jason Ackerman

The Joanne Robinson Memorial Scholarship


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KFC Colonel's Scholars Program

  • For college-bound students who can demonstrate financial need, and have a GPA of at least 2.75.

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Lincoln Forum Scholarship Essay Contest

  • A writing contest pertaining to the life and times of Abraham Lincoln and the Civil War era.

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Matress Clarity Scholarship

  • Open to students who are currently enrolled in high school (seniors only), college, university, or trade school.
  • $1000 Scholarship

McKesson Pharmacy Scholarship

  • Designed to assist pharmacy students who plan to continue their education.

Miami Dade CAP Scholarship

  • Your CAP, Inc. Grant will be disbursed on a semester basis. If your award letter says you will receive $500, you will receive $250 each semester. For more information click here.

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National Achievement Scholarship

  • Established in 1964 to provide recognition for outstanding African American high school students.

National Black Police Association Scholarships

  • For students pursuing careers in law enforcement, criminal justice, and other related areas.

National Institute of Health (NIH) Undergraduate Scholarship

  • For students from disadvantaged backgrounds who are pursuing science and health-related research. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

National SMART Grant

  • Available to full-time students who are majoring in science, math, technology, engineering, and more.

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There are currently no Scholarships for this Alpha.


P

PMI Educational Foundation Scholarships

  • Established for students in the field of project management or a project management related field.

Q

There are currently no Scholarships for this Alpha.


R

Ron Brown Scholar Program

  • Seeks to identify African American high school seniors who will make significant contributions to society.

Ronald Reagan College Leaders Scholarship

  • Seeks to recognize outstanding young people who are promoting American values on college campuses.

$3,500 Remote DBA Scholarship


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Siemen Competition

  • Competition for individual or team research projects in science, mathematics, engineering, and technology.

School Quran Scholarship

  • This is scholarship award is open to graduate and undergraduate students pursuing studies in any fields

Slickdeals Saves U! Scholarship

  • Must be a U.S. citizen, living in one of the 50 United States or the District of Columbia
  • At least 18 years of age in most states (19 in AL and NE; 21 in MS)
  • Currently registered for a full-time undergraduate program at an accredited university in the U.S.; or currently accepted to an accredited university for a full-time undergraduate program in the U.S. for the fall 2016 semester/quarter, or equivalent term (during the period from August 1, 2016 - January 31, 2017)
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA

Sleepopolis Scholarship

  • open to students who are currently enrolled in high school (or home-schooled), seniors attending school in the United States OR current college students already studying at an accredited U.S. post-secondary institution

$1,000 SunTrust Off to College Scholarship

$1,000 SallieMae College Answer Scholarship


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Thurgood Marshall College Fund Scholarships

  • For first-generation students majoring in business, finance, science, engineering, and more.

Tom Joyner Foundation

  • A United States Citizen
  • Current high school seniors attending school in the United States (applicant must be anticipating completion of high school degree in the spring of graduating year)
  • Minimum high school grade point average of 3.50 (on a 4.00 grade scale, excluding home school studies) and Minimum SAT score of 1400 [Based on the NEW SAT score format -combined math essay and verbal score] or ACT score of 30.
  • Applicants must apply and be accepted to an HBCU by July 1.
  • Applicants must have demonstrated leadership abilities through participation in community service, extracurricular, or other activities.

Tri-Delta Scholarships

  • For students who excel in chapter and campus involvement,community service, academics, and more.

Tylenol Scholarship

  • For students pursuing a career in health care who can demonstrate leadership and academic qualities.

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United Negro College Fund Scholarships

  • Administers 400 different scholarship programs so low-income families can afford college, tuition, and books.

U.S. Bank Internet Scholarship

  • For high school seniors planning to enroll or college freshmen, sophomores, and juniors already enrolled.

USDA/1890 National Scholars Program

  • For students seeking a Bachelor's degree in agriculture, food, or natural resource sciences and related majors.

United Methodist Foundation Merit Scholars Program

United Methodist Leadership Scholars

United Methodist Dollars for Scholars

Hoover-Lee Scholarship

September 11th Memorial Scholarship

The General Board of Higher Education and Ministry

The Office of Loans and Scholarships

The United Methodist Student Movement


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United Negro College Fund Scholarships

  • Administers 400 different scholarship programs so low-income families can afford college, tuition, and books.

U.S. Bank Internet Scholarship

  • For high school seniors planning to enroll or college freshmen, sophomores, and juniors already enrolled.

USDA/1890 National Scholars Program

  • For students seeking a Bachelor's degree in agriculture, food, or natural resource sciences and related majors.

Vacation Roost - Interactive Marketing Scholarship


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Wellcentive Medical Scholarship for Veterans

  • Applicant must be either a current medical student at an accredited medical school within the United States or a pre-med, allied health major at an accredited undergraduate university in the coming academic year
  • Applicants must have a minimum 2.8 GPA
  • Applicants must submit an official copy of their transcript

William B. Ruggles Right To Work Journalism Scholarship

  • Available to undergraduate and graduate students who are majoring in journalism or a related field.

Writer's Digest Annual Short Story Competition

  • Contest for writers who can compose the best fictional short story, written in 1,500 words or less.

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Xerox Technical Minority Scholarship

  • For academic high-achievers in science, engineering, and information technnology.

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There are currently no Scholarships for this Alpha.


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There are currently no Scholarships for this Alpha.