Student Financial Services
Outside Scholarship Links

Information concerning private aid programs is presented on this page for the convenience of Baylor University students. The University does not endorse, sponsor, or have any role in the administration of these private aid programs and, therefore, disclaims any responsibility or liability for the information provided.

Milton G. Wright Scholarship Monthly Drawing
Adventures In Education (AIE’) is a public-service program developed by TG, a public, nonprofit corporation that helps students plan and complete their journey through higher education. The Milton G. Wright Scholarship awards thousands of dollars each year to students through TG events and special promotions on TG's Adventures In Education website. TG will allow students to enter online to receive one of twelve (12) monthly $500 scholarship awards.

WellsFargo.com Scholarship Drawing
Sweepstakes winners are chosen through random drawings, giving students a chance to win $1,000. A total of forty (40) $1,000 prizes will be awarded (20 to high school students and 20 to college students). Once you sign up, you're automatically entered in future drawings. If you are a winner, you will be notified by mail within two weeks of the drawing dates.

GMR Transcription Academic Scholarship Program
Deadlines: September 15 and December 15
GMR Transcription is a leading transcription services company that transcribes voice recordings for academic, business, legal, non-profit and other organizations. The company also offers translation services from Spanish to English, English to Spanish, English to Mandarin and Mandarin to English, interpretation services and court reporting services. Over 5,200 GMR Transcription clients are served by over 200 trained independent contractor transcribers.

Majux 2014 Marketing Scholarship
Deadline: July 30, 2014
This scholarship is open to undergraduate and graduate students pursuing a degree in business or marketing. Majux Marketing epitomizes the start-up company image in the digital age. In little more than a year, Majux has garnered increasingly favorable reviews and press as one of the fastest rising digital marketing agencies in the country. Their client roster includes some of the largest and oldest law firms in the United States as well as music promotion companies and entertainment advocates.

VideoSurveillance.com Scholarship
Deadline: August 1, 2014
To enter, submit a 250-word essay or a 60-second video explaining how you would use video surveillance to make a school campus safer.

Boomer Benefits Scholarship
Deadline: August 15, 2014
This scholarship is open to any U. S. Citizen age 50 or older who is currently enrolled in a two year, four year or graduate program at an accredited public or private school including community colleges, technical schools and four-year universities. Priority will be given to applicants who demonstrate a passion for service to others – particularly older Americans, and a seriousness of purpose and sound character. At Boomer Benefits, our mission is to help older Americans with securing suitable health insurance as they prepare to enter a new phase in their lives. Since we work with many people of the baby boom generation, we wish to recognize and empower Baby Boomers who have returned to school later in life to better themselves, advance their current career path or pursue a new career. We are especially interested in helping a mature student who has demonstrated a willingness to give back to their community via service to older Americans and the elderly.

Whistler Premier Annual Scholarship Award
Deadline: August 15, 2014
Whistler Premier, one of British Columbia's finest resorts wishes to expand their marketing of their vacation packages such as their Spring Stay Specials. The goal is to make the resort a first choice in vacation destinations for US and Canadian visitors. To enter, write a unique, creative essay of a minimum of 700 words that can be used as a promotion for Whistler Premier in British Columbia as a vacation destination.

Olshan Healthy Home Scholarship
Deadline: August 15, 2014
As a leader in the foundation repair industry, Olshan Foundation Solutions understands the importance of investing in the future. To demonstrate this support, we offer the Olshan Healthy Home Scholarship to qualifying candidates. The scholarship, for the sum of $1,000, is open to students pursuing a degree from an accredited University. The scholarship is granted for a year at a time, but winners may reapply on an annual basis.

Race to Inspire Student Scholarship
Deadline: August 15, 2014
Race Entry supports students of all disciplines who pursue self-improvement and enhanced health through race preparation and participation. Beginning in 2014, Race Entry is offering a $500 scholarship to the winner of our annual “Race to Inspire” essay contest. Many people have different reasons for running in a race. We want to hear & share your inspiring story. Whether you ran a 5K, 10K, half marathon, or marathon, write a short essay explaining what inspired you to run, what challenges you faced, and what you learned through the experience. Prepare an essay sharing your race story between 1,000 and 2,000 words in length. All applications must be submitted between January 1 and August 15 to be included in the contest of the same year. The contest winner will be notified on or before October 1.

InternetProviders.com Scholarship
Deadline: August 15, 2014
In order to be eligible, applicants must submit an original essay about how they are using the internet in their educational endeavors to help shape their future.

PlushBeds Green/Environmental Scholarship
Deadline: August 15, 2014
PlushBeds is manufacturer and online retailer of some of the finest sustainably-produced, natural latex mattresses. Beyond selling earth-friendly products, our mission is to also support individuals who believe in taking care of the fragile ecosystem and leaving their corner of the world a better place than they found it. Of course, we know why we do what we do, but we want to hear it from your perspective: We would like to hear from students seeking eco degrees about what you think are the unique advantages of living a green lifestyle, and the steps that one can take towards a greener lifestyle.

Resort Property Management Annual $500 Scholarship
Deadline: August 15, 2014
Resort Property Management markets and manages high end resort and vacation rental accommodations for Park City, Utah and the surrounding areas. Your goal will be to help them to accomplish that by devising an effective marketing program. Market Park City sights and events to customers from around the country and around the globe. You will accomplish this by providing a well written and unique marketing essay that showcases at least five travel or tourist attractions in the local Park City, Utah area. Further, your essay will offer a practical methodology to market vacation rentals and accommodations, inclusive of step by step directions for doing so.

Xero.com $5,000 Scholarship
Deadline: August 30, 2014
Xero is the global leader in online accounting with over 200,000 paying customers in over 100 countries. Xero’s US headquarters are in San Francisco with satellite offices in Los Angeles, Atlanta, New York, and Denver. We work closely with accountants, bookkeepers and financial advisors – so we know what an important role they play in business. We also know that the more of these talented folks there are, the better the business world will function. That is why we are giving away a $5,000 scholarship towards a degree in the accounting or finance field.

Baumgartner Law Firm - Law Student Scholarship
Deadline: August 31, 2014
The Baumgartner Law Firm is pleased to offer a law student scholarship to needy individuals who are enrolled at a Texas Law School. The Baumgartner Law Firm is a top-rated personal injury law firm in Houston, Texas, and takes great pride in giving back to the community and various charitable organizations. It is our hope that the Baumgartner Law Firm Scholarship will help a needy student achieve a top-notch legal education.

AlphaCard.com College Scholarship
Deadline: August 31, 2014
At AlphaCard, we’re all about giving back to the community, which is why we’ve launched the $1,000 AlphaCard Scholarship Program. If you’re a high school senior, college student, or graduate student who could use some extra cash to go towards the cost of tuition, then we want to hear from you. So tell us, do you have something important to say? Are you a motivated student who wants to succeed? If you answered “yes” to these two questions, then we encourage you to apply! The majority of school campuses in the U.S. have implemented security measures to ensure the safety of students and faculty. We want to hear from you on the subject — in a 250-300 word essay, tell us what measures you would institute to augment safety.

JW Surety Bonds $25,000 Scholarship Giveaway
Deadline: September 30, 2014
JW Surety Bonds is a family-run business located outside of Philadelphia, PA. The JW Surety Bonds $25,000 Scholarship Giveaway was created to give students, both undergraduate and graduate, a chance to win up to $25,000 toward college tuition, while providing an opportunity to showcase skills in their respective fields of study. With their applications, students will submit original content focused on a specific business category provided. Upon being reviewed, selected entries will be posted our corporate blog, and the student will be entered for a chance to win the $25,000 scholarship at the year end.

2014 TakeLessons.com Scholarship
Deadline: September 30, 2014
The team at TakeLessons has been connecting students with teachers since 2006. We know everyone learns differently, so our marketplace brings together a diverse community of teachers from different backgrounds and with different teaching styles. To apply, write a short essay- no more than 250 words using the official 2014 TakeLessons Scholarship essay question.

Jan Egerton and Don Smitley Mesothelioma Scholarship
Deadline: October 7, 2014
The goal of mesotheliomahelp.org is to provide information to families battling mesothelioma to empower them to participate in making the decisions about their care, and to offer some measure of hope and support.

HotelsCheap.org Scholarship Program
Deadline: October 15, 2014
HotelsCheap.org is a leading provider of hotel accommodations worldwide, offering discount reservation services in top destinations like New York City, Las Vegas and Orlando. In addition to featuring the lowest hotel rates on the Internet, HotelsCheap is proud to offer ongoing college scholarship awards for students aspiring to achieve a college education. Having attended college ourselves, we appreciate the difficulty students face in financing their education, and we recognize the benefits a college degree can provide. That's why our need-based scholarship rewards students who are looking to better themselves, who have goals and dreams, and who are committed to achieving a college degree. US students who are 16 years of age or older are encouraged to apply for our scholarships. High school students, undergraduate students, master degree students, and adult learners are all encouraged to apply.

Buckfire & Buckfire, P.C. 2014 Disability Scholarship
Deadline: November 1, 2014
The Michigan personal injury lawyers of Buckfire & Buckfire, P.C. are pleased to announce its first annual 2014 Disability Scholarship intended for a student with a disability. The Michigan law firm represents victims of car accidents, motorcycle accidents, medical malpractice cases, nursing home neglect cases, dog bite injuries, and all other personal injury accident matters. Located in Southfield, Michigan, the law firm represents clients throughout the entire state. The scholarship has been created as part of Buckfire & Buckfire’s commitment to helping victims of a disability or injury who are in need of financial assistance for their education. The scholarship is $1,000 and will be awarded to a student who is currently attending an accredited college or university. The scholarship is open to students with any type of disability, including but not limited to physical disabilities, medical conditions, mental and psychiatric conditions, speech and language, learning disabilities, behavioral conditions, and all other conditions. We encourage all students to apply even if they are unsure if their specific disability qualifies for the scholarship.

National Transport Road to Success Scholarship
Deadline: November 7, 2014
National Transport is one of the leading providers within the auto shipping industry. With over 10 years of experience with shipping automobiles from coast to coast, our work has earned us an A+ Accredited rating with the Better Business Bureau. We have transported over 30,000 vehicles on a yearly basis, and have one of the highest customer satisfaction ratings within the car transport business. We would like to present a scholarship to students looking to further their education, and illustrate to National Transport how their ideas can impact the world on a larger scale. We understand that tuition rates are only raising and want to do everything in our power help make education more accessible.

JAMpaper.com Teacher Scholarship
Deadline: November 15, 2014
JAM Paper & Envelope is proud to be family owned and operated for over 55 years. Our parent company, Hudson Envelope Corp, was founded in 1955. "JAM" stands for Janet, Andrew and Michael Jacobs, a tight-knit family who heads the company's operations day-in and day-out. According to a 2013 Marketplace Morning report, 99.5% of American school teachers spend their own money on school supplies and instructional materials. All this while many are facing paycuts. At JAM, we see hundreds of these selfless teachers come through our doors for binders, folders, paper and other school supplies. While we appreciate their business, we appreciate their sacrifices even more. To thank them, we will be holding an annual $500 scholarship to students studying education. This money can be used to buy supplies for classrooms they might be student teaching in, personal course supplies like textbooks or planners, or their own school supplies

Global English Editing Scholarship
Deadline: November 21, 2014
Global English Editing is rewarding talented American students that, through their current studies and career plans, intend to make an outstanding contribution to the country’s future. Therefore, to be awarded this scholarship, students must outline in 200 words or less how they intend to make positive change to America after finishing their university degree. Students must detail their current degree and how it relates to their future career plans. As an editing company, we value high quality writing, and we will look kindly upon well written entries that are free of grammatical errors.

HSA (Health Savings Accounts) for America Scholarship
Deadline: November 30, 2014
HSA for America has been helping individuals and families save money on their health insurance and other medical expenses since HSAs first became available in 2004. HSA of America is awarding its first ever $500 scholarship to the student who best describes the benefits of "price transparency" when it comes to medical care.

Artistic Excellence in Print Design & Marketing Scholarship
Deadline: November 30, 2014
Printaholic.com is pleased to offer the Artistic Excellence in Print Design & Marketing Scholarship, a $1,000 scholastic award granted annually to the most qualified and deserving U.S. undergraduate or graduate majoring in Graphic Arts & Design or a related field and currently enrolled with an accredited U.S. university, college or institution of higher learning.

Look Twice, Save a Life Scholarship
Deadline: December 1, 2014
InsuranceProviders.com is proud to introduce a new scholarship promoting motorcycle safety among students. The Look Twice, Save A Life Scholarship of $1,000 is awarded to any student who is currently attending or planning to attend college or some form of higher education.

Rosenfeld Injury Lawyers' Single Mother Scholarship
Deadline: December 5, 2014
Rosenfeld Injury Lawyers believes in the empowerment of single mothers through education. Education has the power to open doors for single mothers and even their children. Having a degree or certification can enable a woman to expand her lifetime earning potential, increase her gross income, and provide her with better job opportunities. In turn, this allows a single mother to financially support her children, purchase groceries, afford a mortgage and provide a stable household for the family. Even though it can be difficult to care for a child while pursuing an education, the rewards of an education far outweigh the challenges. We want to expand opportunities for single mothers who are going back to school by offering two $1,000 scholarships (one awarded to a single mother in an undergraduate program or community college and one to a single mother enrolled in an accredited law school)

Kiddie Collection Scholarship
Deadline: December 5, 2014
Kiddie Collection is an online toy retailer and has been in the retail business for over 15 years. We celebrate the movers, the shakers, the doers, the makers-the dreamers who still believe that dreams come true. Whether you are a current college student giving your dreams your best shot, or just a kid looking bright eyed toward the future, we tip our hats and congratulate you, and want to help you out. Kiddie Collection will be doling out up to $3,500.00 in scholarships to one lucky winner to be used at any qualifying postsecondary institution. So, are you a mover or shaker or doer or maker? If yes, whip up an essay detailing how our scholarship will help you realize your childhood dreams. Here at Kiddie Collection we prize determination, innovation, and of course, imagination, and want to hear all about your game plan for success. Take out a pen or hit the keyboard, it is time to open the door, and let the future in.

2014 Clark Scholarship
Deadline: December 15, 2014
The International Gem Society (IGS) was founded by Donald Clark, CSM with the mission to improve people's access to information about the field of gemology. As a result, IGS seeks to encourage students who have a particular interest in geology, gems, lapidary arts or gemology. In honor of Donald Clark, IGS has endowed a $750 annual scholarship. We encourage any student to apply for our annual scholarship.

2015 Brokerfish.com $1,000 Scholarship
Deadline: December 21, 2014
The 2015 scholarship program is designed to help you save money during the academic year and help with your path to a successful future. Created for high school and university students, now is the time to take advantage of this limited offer to lower your tuition and achieve your academic and career goals! BrokerFish.com helps people from all over the world find and buy international health insurance that's perfect for their needs. As an international company, we also want to help students like you to realize the potentially life-changing impact that studying can have both personally and professionally.

Los Angeles Accident Group (LAAG) Access-For-All-Scholarship
Deadline: December 31, 2014
LAAG is a full-service law firm based in Los Angeles, with multiple offices throughout Southern California. With a sophisticated corporate practice and a well-known litigation department, the firm has partners throughout the US and services clients on a national level. Our diverse client base ranges from publicly-held Fortune 500 companies to governmental agencies, universities, health care facilities, small businesses and private individuals. Each year, the firm will award a $1,000 scholarship to a student who plans to pursue a career in the legal field. The purpose of the scholarship is to encourage and assist a motivated student who has demonstrated academic excellence and a commitment to the community, to accomplish their dream to practice in the legal field.

Home Alarms Educational Scholarship
Deadline: December 31, 2014
Apex Direct-ADT Home Security will award a $500 scholarship to the student who submits the best response to the designated essay question.

The Bridgat Scholarship Program
Deadline: December 31, 2014
Established in March, 2014, Bridgat Scholarship Program is administrated by Bridgat Technology Limited, a private company headquartered in Hong Kong. As totally merit-based funds, Bridgat Scholarships are awarded to full-time undergraduate and graduate students currently enrolled at a U.S. accredited institution.

JustNebulizers.com Respiratory Care Scholarship
Deadline: December 31, 2014
Have a respiratory condition requiring medication such as asthma, cystic fibrosis, chronic bronchitis, or COPD? If so, we’d like to help! JustNebulizers.com—your online resource for nebulizer machines, accessories, and information—will be awarding the $1,000 JustNebulizers.com Respiratory Care Scholarship to a college student with a respiratory condition.

Senior Care Innovation Scholarship
Deadline: April 15, 2015
A Place for Mom is proud to offer our annual $1,000 scholarship to university students interested in the fields of aging and gerontology. As the nation's largest senior living referral service, we know the importance of supporting the training and education of our future senior care leaders.

The Drive to Learn Scholarship
Deadline: May 1, 2015
Shift Insurance is offering The Drive to Learn scholarship award to college students across the United States to honor the learning done in and outside of classroom walls. If you are currently a full-time student at a four-year university, graduate program, community college, or trade school, Shift Insurance wants to hear from you. Simply tell us about an important learning experience you had while on the road —either as a driver or a passenger—and you could receive $1000!

Safe Driver $1,000 Scholarship- Fall 2015
Deadline: July 10, 2015
CarInsuranceComparison.com is proud to introduce a new scholarship promoting safe driving for students. To enter, participate in one the specified safe driver programs and also create a form of social awareness that inspires other students to focus on safe driving.