Additional Scholarships


Abbott & Fenner Business Consultants (Annual Scholarship)

Abbott & Fenner are committed to continuing our efforts at helping those who have the desire and ambition to succeed. The A&F Scholarships are available to all high school juniors and seniors as well as all students currently registered in any accredited post secondary institution. To apply for this scholarship you will need to submit an essay on the topic that appears on this website. All submissions must be sent to A&F by email at

Deadline: June 12th, Annually

Scholarship Value: $1,000


American Chemical Society (ACS) Scholars Program (Annual Scholarship)

The program is open to high school seniors and college freshmen, sophomores and juniors. The renewable scholarships of up to $5,000 to underrepresented minority students who want to enter the fields of chemistry or chemistry related fields, such as environmental science, toxicology and biochemistry. Applications are available at the American Chemical Society's website or by sending an e-mail to Students must plan to major in or already be majoring in chemistry, biochemistry, chemical engineering or a chemically-related science, and they must plan to pursue a career in the chemical sciences.Questions call 800-227-5558 ext. 6250 or email

Application Opens: November 1st annually

Deadline: March 1st, Annually

Scholarships Value: $1,000 to $5,000, depending on college level and economic need. 


Anderson Hospital Auxillary in Maryville, Illinois - Scholarship Program (Fall 2021 Scholarship)

The program is open to students in the medical field. Applications are available at the Anderson Hospital switchboard, gift shop and Physician's Office Building reception desk. You may also access the application at the Office of Financial Aid, or the links below. 

Information   Application   Parent Information

Application Opens: November 1st annually

Deadline: Friday, June 4th, 2021 

You must mail ALL requirements to the Scholarship Chairman listed on the information sheet. All materials must be received by the due date listed above. 

Scholarships Value: $1,000



BMCW Community Services, Inc. - Bond, Clinton, Marion & Washington Counties in Illinois

        Applications will be available to qualifying low income residents of the above counties in IL. You may access the application through          their website the BCMW office in Centralia, IL, BCMW Outreach offices, or the Office of                        Financial Aid. 

       Application Opens: MArch 1, 2021

        Deadline: March 31st, 2021 3:00 p.m. CST

        Scholarship Value: $1,000 (5 Awards Available)

        Contact: Tammy Chmielewski (618)532-7388 ext. 127 or


Chairish – Design Your Future Scholarship (Annual Scholarship)

      Chairish is offering up to $5,000 in scholarship money for two recipients to receive $2,500 a piece. This scholarship is

      open to students of any major, as long as applicants meet the requirements.

      To review requirements and apply, visit their website.

      Deadlines: January 1st & June 30th.

      Scholarship Value: $2,500


Community College Transfer Scholarship (Annual Scholarship)

The Community College Transfer Scholarship Program, in partnership with the Hispanic Scholarship Fund, is open to Hispanic students transferring from a community college to an approved, accredited four-year institution. Eligible students are Hispanic Americans who are U.S. citizens or permanent residents, full-time undergraduate students with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale. More information regarding this scholarship can be found on the Hispanic Scholarship Fund website

Deadline: 20-21 Scholarship is closed. 21-22 Scholarship not yet available. 

Scholarship Value: $500 to $5,000, based on relative need


Drug Lawsuit Source Scholarships (Annual Scholarships)

The Drug Lawsuit Source is offering two scholarships. The first scholarship is the Drug Lawsuit Source College Scholarship, which is in the amount of $1,000.00. This scholarship will be awarded to the student who best exemplifies determination and perseverance to succeed in their academic endeavors. The second scholarship is the Drug Lawsuit Source Single Parent Student Scholarship, which is in the amount of $1,000.00. For more information regarding the Drug Lawsuit Source College Scholarship, you can go to this website. For more information regarding the Drug Lawsuit Source Single Parent Student Scholarship, please visit this website

Deadline: November 1, 2021, Annually

Scholarship Value: $1,000 each


Emery Reddy Legal Studies Scholarship (Annual Scholarship)

Emery Reddy, PLLC is proud to announce their fourth annual round of scholarships. They are offering financial assistance to students with an interest in pursuing careers in the legal field. The successful candidate will demonstrate their dedication to the study of law in 500 words or less. We want to hear why each candidate is interested in the study of law. For more information, you can go to Emery Reddy's website

Deadline: November 30th, Annually

Scholarship Value: $2,500 (Annual Scholarship) is a free, scholarship search engine that complies national, community, and college-specific scholarships available anywhere. For more information, please visit the Fastweb website

Deadline: Varies

Scholarship Value: Varies


General Board of Higher Education and Ministry

The GBHEM has opened their 2021 scholarship application. The application requirements for this scholarship are as followed: Applicants must have at least a 2.5 GPA, be a member of the United Methodist Church for at least one year, and attend an accredited institution within the U.S. For more information, please visit their website

Application Opens: December 15, 2020

Deadline: March 24, 2021

Scholarship Value: Unknown


General Essays (Annual Scholarships)

These miscellaneous scholarships are being sponsored by companies as a way to give back to their communities. They are open to all United States residents who are either high school seniors or already enrolled college students. The requirements and deadlines for each of these scholarships may vary. 

 Deadline: Varies

Scholarship Value: Varies

  • Big Fish Online Games Scholarship-- visit the Big Fish Games website for more information.

  • Bay Alarm Medical Scholarship-- visit the Bay Alarm Medical website for more information.

  • AED Superstore College Scholarship-- visit the AED Superstore College Scholarship website for more information. 

  • Griswold Home Care Bi-annual Scholarship-- visit the Griswold Home Care website for more information. 

  • Waterlogic's Clean Water Scholarship-- visit the Waterlogic website for more information. 

  • Oz Moving & Storage Scholarship-- visit OZ Moving website for more information.  

Georgia Harkness Scholarship (Annual Scholarship)

The Georgia Harkness Scholarship program grants a $5,000 award to those who are chosen as Georgia Harkness Scholars. This funding can be applied to tuition, fees, and room and board for the basic seminary degree leading to elder’s ordination. This unique scholarship for women over 35 who are seeking elder's ordination in The United Methodist Church as a second career. Applicant must be a full time student and have a 3.0 G.P.A. or higher. More information regarding this scholarship can be found on the General Board of Higher Education and Ministry website. The award is not available for undergraduate, D. Min., or Ph.D. work. 

Application Opens: January 4th, Annually

Deadline: March 1st, Annually

Scholarship Value: $5,000


Geraldine "Polly" Bednash Scholarship (Annual Scholarship)

This scholarship program provides $5,000 in support to outstanding nursing students in baccalaureate, master’s, and doctoral programs at AACN member institutions. Eligible applicants must be admitted or enrolled in a nursing school affiliated with CastleBranch or have submitted an application through nursing’s centralized application service, NursingCAS. To apply, visit the AACN Nursing website.

Deadlines: January 31, April 30, July 31, and October 31.

Scholarship Value: $5,000 Scholarship Database (Annual Scholarships)

This website offers a list of funding opportunities and scholarships searchable by country or subject area. Information regarding the different scholarships listed in this database can be found on the Go Abroad website

Deadline: Varies

Scholarship Value: Varies


HeadSet.Com Annual Scholarship (Annual Scholarship)

HeadsetPlus would like to help an ambitious college student toward his/her college expenses with a $1,000 scholarship. The contest requires you to create a short YouTube video about yourself, your past achievements and how you can help shape the world around you, why college education is important, and tell us what motivates you? Give us examples what you have achieved in school and outside of school.More information regarding this scholarship can be found on Head Set Plus' website

Deadline: December 31st, Annually

Scholarship Value: $1,000


Henry County Conservation Scholarship (Annual Scholarship)

Henry County is offering the Clarence and Marie Medley Conservation Scholarship to one college student. The scholarship is for $500 and the student must be pursuing a career in the area of conservation and/or the enviromennt. You may find the application at the Henry County website

Deadline: May 1st, Annually

Scholarship Value: $500 Scholarship Program (Annual Scholarship) is awarding a need-based scholarship of $1,500 to college students. To apply for the scholarship, he or she must answer four personal, open-ended, and thought-provoking questions. More information regarding this scholarship can be found on the Hotels Cheap website

Deadline: August 15th and December 15th, Annually

 Scholarship Value: $1,500


IAA Foundation (Annual Scholarship)

The IAA Foundation is pleased to announce plans to award 66 scholarships to students majoring in agriculture, agri-business, or a related field, as well as many scholarships open to any major. An application is available on the IAA Foundation website.

Application Opens: January 1st, Annually

Deadline: February 1st, Annually

Scholarship Value: Varies

International Scholarship Database (Annual Scholarships)

This website provides a list of scholarships specifically for those who wish to study abroad.

Deadline: Varies

Scholarship Value: Varies


Illinois Association of Aggregate Producers

Members of the Illinois Association of Aggregate Producers believe in the importance of promoting the education of individuals seeking a career teaching Earth Science or Geology. This Joanne Kluessendorf Memorial Scholarship Program is a one-year grant. Students may re-apply in subsequent years. To find out more about this scholarship, please visit their website

Deadline: January 4, 2020 

Scholarship Value: $2,000


Illinois Student Assistance Commission Scholarships (Annual Scholarships)

Illinois Student Assistance Commission (ISAC) has a variety of scholarships available to students. These include the Special Education Teacher Tuition Waivers, the Illinois Veteran Grant, the Nurse Educator Loan Repayment Program, and much more. To find out more information about these programs please visit their website.

Deadline: Varies

Scholarship Value: Varies


Insurance Providers - Look Twice, Save A Life Scholarship (Annual Scholarship) is proud to introduce a scholarship promoting motorcycle safety among students. The Look Twice, Save A Life Scholarship is awarded to any student who is currently attending or planning to attend college. The scholarship will be awarded on an annual basis for the Spring semester. Find out the requirements and how to enter at Insurance Providers website

Deadline: December 1st, Annually

Scholarship Value: $1,000

IIEPassport Study Abroad Directories (Annual Scholarships)

IIEPassport Study Abroad Directories, a joint project between the Institute of International Education and Education Dynamics, provides an online directory of study abroad funding scholarships and grants searchable by country or subject. The directory can be found on IIE Passport's website

Deadline: Varies

Scholarship Value: Varies


The Kaplan Group

    The Kaplan Group's annual $1,000 scholarship is available to any undergraduate or graduate student pursing a Business or Law-

     oriented Degree program with a GPA of 2.5 or higher.

     Applications for the scholarship are due August 15, 2021

     Full details of the scholarship can be seen here: 


Learn Academic Business Scholarship (Annual Scholarship)

This scholarship is to provide financial assistance to undergraduate students who are interested in pursuing bachelor level degrees related to business management, information systems management, marketing, finance, accounting, human resource management, and entrepreneurship. Selection is based on academic history, extracurricular activities, and employment history. Financial need is not considered. Eligible students must be full-time students during the academic year the scholarship is received. More information regarding this scholarship can be found on the Learn website.

Deadline: April 1st, Annually

Scholarship Value: $1,000


Lime Connect (Annual Scholarships)

Lime Connect is a global not for profit 501(c)(3) organization that's rebranding disability through achievement.  We do that by attracting, preparing, and connecting high potential university students and professionals - including veterans - who happen to have all types of disabilities for scholarships, internships, The Lime Connect Fellowship Program, and full time careers with our corporate partners - the world's leading corporations. To see more scholarship information, please visit the Lime Connect website

Deadline: Varies, one is by October 18, 2020

Scholarship Value: Varies


Novus Biologicals Scholarship (Annual Scholarship)

Novus Biologicals will award one declared science major $1,500. Applying for the scholarship is as simple as telling our scholarship team what the applicants favorite inventions in science are and how they plan to use their degree to advance scientific discovery.To apply for this scholarship, go to Novus Biologicals website.

Spring 2021 Deadline: December 10, 2020

Fall 2021 Opens: January 4, 2021               

Fall 2021 Deadline: July 29, 2021

Scholarship Value: $1,500


Scholarships and Financial Aid Resources for Nursing Students (Annual Scholarships)

Scholarships and Financial Aid Resources for nursing students provided by American Association of College of Nursing (AACN).  To see the different scholarships, go to AACN Nursing website

Deadline: Varies

Scholarship Value: Varies


Point Foundation (Annual Scholarship)

Point Foundation (Point) is the nation’s largest scholarship-granting organization for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) students of merit. Point promotes change through scholarship funding, mentorship, leadership development, and community service training. More information about their scholarships can be found on Point Foundation's website

Scholarship Opens: November, Annually

Deadline: January, Annually

Scholarship Value: Varies


Options HME Scholarship (Annual Scholarship)

Our annual scholarship is available to all graduating high school seniors who intend to study within the medical field during their college education. Qualifying fields of study include, but are not limited to: Occupational Therapy, Nursing, Medical Technology, and Exercise Science. If you have a question about your intended major, please contact us at scholarship will be awarded largely based on the quality of the essay and resume. You can find more information at Options HME website.

Deadline: June 15th, Annually

Scholarship Value: $1,000


Public Health Degrees Scholarship (Annual Scholarships)

This website is a guide to multiple scholarships for those pursuing an education in public health.

Deadline: Varies

Scholarship Value: Varies


Public Health Scholarships (Annual Scholarships)

This website is a guide to multiple scholarships for those pursuing an education in public health.

Deadline: Varies

Scholarship Value: Varies


SallieMae Scholarship for Graduate Students (Annual Scholarship)

SallieMae is giving away $20,000 to four graduate students. The students will need to share their story of what led them to graduate school. For more information, please visit Sallie Mae website.

Deadline: Varies

Scholarship Value: $20,000

SallieMae Scholarship Search and Sweepstakes (Annual Scholarships)

Sallie Mae provides a FREE way to search for more than 3 million scholarships worth up to $18 billion that can help you pay for your college education. You can even set up alerts to notify you when new scholarship opportunities become available. Sallie Mae also awards a $1,000 scholarship each month through its Plan for College Sweepstakes. The sweepstakes is open to all students and can be found on Sallie Mae website

Deadline: Varies

Scholarship Value: Varies


The Salvation Army Women's Auxiliary of St. Clair County

The Salvation Army Women's Auxiliary of St. Clair County, Belleville, IL, will fund two scholarships to an accredited College, University or Trade School; one to a graduating high school senior and one to an already enrolled college student and a resident of St. Clair County.  Awards will be $2,500 each. Recipient will agree to have their achievement publicized throughout The Salvation Army St. Clair County Corps and St. Louis District. For more information or to request an application, please contact the Financial Aid Office.

Deadline: April 15, 2022

Scholarship Value: Two $2,500


Scholarships for Development (Annual Scholarships)

An updated listing of international scholarships specifically for people from developing countries, people who would like to pursue development-related fields, and people who seek global and national development through further education. You can find more information regarding these scholarships by going to Scholars 4 Development website

Deadline: Varies

Scholarship Value: Varies


Scholarships for Latino Students (Annual Scholarships)

This website has a list of trusted scholarships for Latino Students.

Deadline: Varies

Scholarship Value: Varies


SeniorCare.Com Aging Matters Scholarship (Annual Scholarship)

We are excited to announce the Aging Matters Scholarship. A $1500 scholarship will be given annually to a selected college student that currently cares for an aging loved one, works within the senior community, or intends to pursue a career that will have an impact on the elder population. Any existing student (or incoming freshman), in good academic standing, at a 2 or 4 year accredited college can apply for this scholarship. And the recipient will demonstrate a unique and admirable understanding and desire to show us that "Aging Matters" to them. For more information regarding this scholarship, go to Senior Care website

Deadline: May 15th, Annually

Scholarship Value: $1,500


Sixt Rent-a- Car Scholarship (Annual Scholarship)

Sixt rent a car is pleased to offer five high school seniors the opportunity to recieve a $5,000 scholarship and become a Sixt Scholar. The program is designed to assist high school students who plan to continue their education in college. Scholarships are offered each year for full-time study at an accredited institution of the student's choice. Apply for this scholarship by going to Sixt website.

Deadline: Either 500 Applications have been received or November 30th, Annually (which ever comes first)

Scholarship Value: $5,000


Southern Illinois Park and Recreation Association

On October 3, 2003, the Southern Illinois Park and Recreation Association (SIPRA) established and funded an educational grant/scholarship program designed to assist individuals who wish to further their educational endeavors. In October of 2008 SIPRA established the “Otto Rice Memorial” scholarship honoring a fellow park and recreation professional that died unexpectedly leaving a legacy of professional commitment to the Community Public Park and Recreation Profession. In the last several years, SIPRA has lost two more intricate members of their community. George Whitehead and Mark Badasch have been added to the memorial scholarship program. Annually hereafter, once the money has been earmarked and set aside, and whenever a sufficient number of qualified applications have been received, three scholarships of $1,000.00 each shall be awarded to undergraduate (juniors/seniors) or graduate students enrolled in a four-year university level recreation, sport management, forestry, or outdoor education curriculum. For more information regarding this scholarship and it's application, please reach out to the Office of Financial Aid at

Deadline: April 15th, 2022

Scholarship Value: $1,000 (each, three scholarships total)


St. Elizabeth Health Foundation Scholarship (Annual Scholarship)

The 2016 St. Elizabeth Health Foundation Scholarship Program is currently open for applications. St. Elizabeth Health Foundation is dedicated to addressing health care needs in St. Clair County and Madison County, Illinois by sponsoring health care occupations scholarships to qualified students of that area. Scholarship awards of up to $15,000 each will be granted to undergrad or graduate students majoring in a medical field.

Deadline: April 6th, Annually

Scholarship Value: $15,000


STEPS Cybersecurity Scholarships, Resources, and Support

A core goal of ours here at STEPS (Student Training & Education in Public Service) is promoting equal opportunity education through the content we publish on our website. We believe everyone should have the chance to go to college and pursue their career dreams, regardless of their background or financial wherewithal. One of the ways we're working to accomplish that goal is through our series of scholarships and resources guides. To find scholarships, resources, and support services for cybersecurity students, please visit the Public Service Degrees website

Deadline: Varies

Scholarship Value: Varies


St. Louis Area Hotel Association Scholarship (Annual Scholarship)

All eligible students in the St louis area are encouraged to apply for the St Louis Area Hotel Association (SLAHA) Scholarship. SLAHA will be awarding up to 10 $2,500 scholarships. You must be enrolled full-time as an undergraduate student at a two or four-year institution. Have a minimum of a 2.5 overall GPA. Be a US citizen or permanent resident. To apply visit their website.

Deadline: April 30th, Annually

Scholarship Value: $2,500


Southern Illinois Park and Recreation Association 

The Southern Illinois Park and Recreation Association (SIPRA) established and funded an education grant/scholarship program designed to assist individuals who wish to further their educational endeavors. Sipra has three $1,000.00 scholarships  to be awarded to undergraduate (Juniors/Seniors) or graduate students enrolled in a four year University level recreation, sports management, forestry, or outdoor education curriculum. In order to apply for this scholarship, please contact the Financial Aid Office and ask about the SIPRA scholarship!

Deadline: April 16th, 2021

Scholarship Value: $1,000


The Summit Shah MD Scholarship (Annual Scholarship)

Dr. Summit Shah has founded the Summit Shah MD Scholarship in reacting to the rising tuition costs. The lessons we learn from failure are usually fundamental to later successes. To be considered for the $1000 scholarship, please submit a short essay (500 words or less) recounting an incident or time when you experienced failure. How did it affect you, and what lessons did you learn? For more information, please visit the Summit Scholarship website.

Deadline: July 1st, Annually

Scholarship Value: $1,000


Unigo Do-Over Scholarship (Annual Scholarship)

Unigo is again offering the ‘Do Over’ Scholarship. Respond in 250 words or less: "If you could get one 'do-over' in life, what would it be and why?". You can find more information about this scholarship by going to Unigo website

Deadline: June 30th, Annually

Scholarship Value: $1,500


United Methodist Dollars for Scholars Program (Annual Scholarship)

Each year through the United Methodist Dollars for Scholars (UMDFS) program, the United Methodist Higher Education Foundation (UMHEF) provides $1,000 matching scholarships to United Methodist students who have received a $1,000 scholarship from their local United Methodist church to help them attend a United Methodist-related college, university, or seminary. Candidates must be enrolled or planning to enroll as full-time students for fall of the coming academic year. 
For an application contact UMHEF Scholarship Office at (800) 811-8110 or email with questions.

Application Opens: January 1st annually

Deadline: March 1st, Annually

Scholarship Value: $1,000

United Methodist Foundation Merit Scholars Program (Annual Scholarship)

These awards are for United Methodist students enrolled in United Methodist-related educational institutions. Eligibility requirements; must be a full and active member of the United Methodist Church for at least one year, minimum grade point average of 3.0, demonstrated financial need, enrolled in a full-time degree program at a United Methodist-related institution, citizen or permanent resident of the United States, seminary students must be working toward ordination at the master's level. For more information, visit United Methodist website

 Deadline: Varies

Scholarship Value: Varies


William M. Reiss Scholarship Fund (Annual Scholarship)

Scholarship is for seniors. Applicants will need to submit a copy of their high school transcript and most recent Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Applications are available in the counseling offices at Belleville area high schools.

Deadline: March 31st, Annually

Scholarship Value: Varies