External Scholarship Opportunities

The following scholarships are awarded by third party individuals or companies. Students apply directly to those awarding the scholarship. Please read all of the eligibility requirements for each scholarship before applying.

To have your scholarship included in the listing please contact the financial aid office at finaid@dcc.edu.

2022 Scholarship

Scholarship Name Deadline to apply  Award Amount
CKitchen Scholarships October 31, 2022 $5000
Neal Davis Law Scholarship Essay Contest Application Novermber 1, 2022 $1000
Brown Trial Firm Scholarship Essay Contest November 15, 2022 $1000
SCHOLARSHIP ESSAY CONTEST FROM MVP ACCIDENT ATTORNEYS November 21, 2022 $1000
Kureko Scholarship November 30, 2022 $1000
2022 BROWN BAG MARKETING VIDEO SCHOLARSHIP December 1, 2022 $1000
Chappell Smith & Arden Scholarship Essay Contest December 5, 2022 $1500
GOLDEN STATE WORKERS’ COMPENSATION – AFRICAN AMERICAN SINGLE MOTHER’S SCHOLARSHIP December 15, 2022 $2000
BRONX INJURY LAWYERS P.C. ESSAY CONTEST $500 SCHOLARSHIP 2022 December 31, 2022 $500
Instant Record Check SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM December 31, 2022 $500
Little Spoon Food Tours Scholarship December 31, 2022 $1000
Neon Direct Scholarship December 31, 2022 $1000
NYC INJURY ATTORNEYS P.C. $500 ESSAY SCHOLARSHIP – 2022 December 31, 2022 $500
Dylan Sidoo Scholarship | Dylan Sidoo January 15, 2023 $1000
Workshop Software Scholarship February 10, 2023 $500
Ramsay Law Firm, PA Legal Scholarship February 28, 2023 $1000
KOVI Fabrics $1,000 Scholarship Program June 15, 2023 $1000
MICROSOFT CYBERSECURITY SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM See Scholarship Page See Website
Chester Entrepreneur Scholarship Bi - Annually $2500
Eric Dalius Giving Bi - Annually $1000
OppU Achievers Scholarship Bi - Annually $2500
Beauty + Wellness Scholarship for Women Bi - Annually $1000
Scholarship for Future Entrepreneurs Bi - Annually  $1000
DmvEdu.org - Driver Education Initiative Award - Scholorship Opportunity Bi - Annually $3000
DURA-PACK PACKAGING SUSTAINABILITY INITIATIVE AWARD - SCHOLARSHIP Bi - Annually $3000
Employment Boost $1000 College Scholarship Bi - Annually  $1000
Extremeterrain's Student Scholarship Program Bi - Annually $3000
Glotzer & Leib’s Scholarship Fund Bi - Annually $1000
JMJ Phillip Group College Scholarships (Students majoring in STEM, science, technology, engeering or math) Bi - Annually $1000
LEE, GOBER & REYNA INJURY SCHOLARSHIP Bi - Annually $1000
Maid Sailor Big Dreams Scholarship Bi - Annually $1200
Mental Health And Healthcare Student Scholarship By Recovery Ways Bi - Annually $1000
Prime Medical Alert Scholarship (RN or LNP) Bi - Annually $1000
The 431 Exchange Schoarship 2021 - 2022 Bi - Annually See Website
The Branch Out Scholarship Bi - Annually $1000
The Chairish "Design Your Future" Scholarship Bi - Annaully $2500
The Coleman Furniture Design Scholarship Bi - Annually $1000
The Kccatl Merit Scholarship Program (Students pursuing a course in the Healthcare or Engineering related field) Bi - Annually $1000
The May Firm Scholarship Fund Bi - Annually $1000
The Pond Guy Entrepreneurship and Biology Scholarship Bi - Annually $1500
The Travis W. Watkins Tax Resolution & Accounting Firm ScholarshipThe Travis W. Watkins Tax Resolution & Accounting Firm Scholarship Bi - Annually $1000
TonaLaw Veteran's Scholarship (Open to students that have served in the Military) Bi - Annually !000
USA Corporate Services Inc. - Scholarship Bi - Annually $500
Voy Media Entrepreneur Scholarship Bi - Annually $500
WeGreened.com Scholarship Bi - Annually $2000
180 Medical Scholarship Program (open to full-time college students living with specific medical conditions, including spinal cord injuries, spina bifida, transverse myelitis, neurogenic bladder, or an ostomy.) Annual - See Website $1000
17 Data Science Scholarships in 2022 Annual - See Website See Website
24 X 7 Doctors Answering Service - 2019/2020 Scholarship Program Annual - See Website $1000
15 Exclusive MBA Scholarships Annual - See Website See Website
2019 Future of Assisted Living Scholarship Annual - See Website $2000
CCIS Scholarship Essay Annual - See Website $750
Chairish Scholoarship Program Annual -See Website $5000
CryptoPotato Scholarship (Students studing economics or computer science course) Annual - See Website $700
Darrigo, Diaz & Jimenez Attorneys At Law - Annual Scholarship for Emergency Responders and Their Families Annual - See Website $1000
Dirk Derrick Car & Truck Accident Injury Scholarship Annual -See Website $1000
Fisher Investments $5000 "Invest Your Future" College Scholarship Program (Pursing a degree in Business, Law. Finance, Accounting or Economics Annual - See Website $5000
ForPCHelp Scholarship Program Annual - See Website $1000
Guide to Financial Aid and Scholarships for Nurses Annual - See Website See Website
SeniorAdvisor.com 2019 Future of Assisted Living Scholarship Annual - See Website $2000
Swope, Rodante P.A. Scholarship Philanthropic Efforts Annual - See Website $2500
The Best Nursing Scholarships for Men Annual - See Website See Website
The Law Firm of Jeremy Rosenthal College Scholarship Annual - See Website $1000
Vocational Traning HQ's Scholarship Annual - See Website $1000
Whittel & Melton Magna Carta College Scholarship Annual - See Website $1215
Zumper Apartments Scholarship Annual - See Website $1000

Scholarships/Grants for Service Members and Veterans

Scholarship Name                                                                                                                                          
 DAV Auxiliary National Education Scholarship
 Dolphin Scholarship Foundation
Fort Meade Officers Spouse's Club Scholarship (members and dependents)
Hoskins, Turco, Lloyd & Lloyd Scholarship for Veterans and Their Families
 Imagine America Military Award Program
Leave No Veteran Behind
MCA Chaplain Candidate Scholarship
Military Scholarship for Veterans, Active Duty and Military Spouses
NorthAmerican.com Military Scholarship Competition 2019
Paralyzed Veterans of America
Pat Tillman Education Scholarship
Scholarships and Grants for Veterans and Military Families
Student Financial Aid Guide for Veterans
Sons and Daughters Pearl Harbor Survivor Scholarship
The HotelPlanner.com Graduate Technology Scholarship for Military Veterans
VFW Help A Hero Scholrship

Scholarships for Dependents (Spouses and Children)

Scholarship NamE
 American Legacy Scholarship
 Daughters of the Cincinnati Scholarship
 Defense Commissary Agency
Fort Meade Officers Spouse's Club Scholarship (Memebers and dependents)
Hero's Legacy Scholarship 
Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation (Marine; Navy Corpsman who served with Marine unit)
Military Officers Association of America
Navy - Marine Corps Relief Society (Navy/Marine)
NMFA Spouse Scholarship
Paralyzed Verterans of America
Pat Tillman Education Scholarship
Scholarship for Military Children
Thanks USA Scholarship
VA Survivor and Dependent Ed Assistance (DEA) Program and Fry Scholarship

Scholarships/Fellowships for Minorities

Scholarship Name
45 + College Scholarships for Minority Students
 AAA Minority Dissertation Fellowship
 American Indian College Fund
 Catching the Dream - Native American Scholarship Fund
DAR American Indian Scholarship
Indian Student Scholarships in the USA
Ford Foundation Fellowships
Hispanic Association of Colleges & Universities
McDonald's HACER National Scholarship
NACME Engineering Scholarship for Minorities
Ron Brown Scholar Program
Scholarships & Grants for Indigenous Students
United Negro College Fund