The following scholarships are external to LC State. Information and applications can be found at the scholarship source websites provided. LC State does not endorse any specific website and is not responsible for the content on these websites.

Note that all scholarships are highly competitive. Review them well in advance to your desired receipt of scholarship funding.

If the scholarship states "LC State Financial Aid Office", information and application materials are available in the LC State Financial Aid Office. If you have difficulty obtaining information from the contacts listed, please feel free to utilize the Financial Aid Office as a resource at any time by emailing us at [email protected].

September 2021 Deadlines

DateScholarship Name/OrganizationQualifications
1

WiseGeek Recent Immigrants Scholarship

Students who have immigrated to the US on or after January 1, 2010.
1

State Records Public Service Scholarship

All majors
Essay: 1000 to 1500-words "How can society improve through the use of digital public records? As a public employee, how do you believe access to public records can affect you and your community?"
1

Phone Numbers Public Service Scholarship

All majors
Essay: 1000 to 1500-words "What is the future of phone calls in the digital age? How do you believe phone calls will evolve to reflect the needs of the digital age?"
1

Emerging Leader in Education Scholarship

Teacher Education major
3.5 GPA
Essay required: 500 words or less, "Tell us who or what inspired you to devote your life's work to educate others."
10

Love Your Career Scholarship

All majors
1000 word or more (no more than 3000) essay.  See their site for details.
15

Imagine Dragons Origins Scholarship

Refugee, Immigrant or First-Generation American students
Essay: 200 to 1000-words "Tell us about your cultural experience as a refugee, immigrant or first-generation American, and how the challenges you've faced have shaped your dreams and vision for the future."
30

Key Thinkers Scholarship/MoneyKey

3.0 GPA
Essay:  500-750 words, "What does financial responsibility mean to you and what steps should students take to plan their budget?"
30

Education Connection Military Scholarship

Applicants must be military active duty, honorably discharged, veteran, or a spouse from any branch of the military.
Essay required: 250 words, "How has your military service prepared you to enhance your education?"
30

Fish'N Dans Bank Family Education Fund

All majors
3.0 GPA
Essay: 750-word minimum essay that expresses your appreciation of outdoors, wildlife and conservation
30

Next Generation $1000 Study Scholarship

All majors
Essay:  300 word "Sustainable automotive innovations for the future."
30

AMGtime Scholarship

STEM or Business majors
Junior or Senior
3.0 GPA
Essay: 500-words "In your opinion, do you think businesses will resume running their business differently even after COVID-19 is over, or will they return to pre-pandemic times?"

October 2021 Deadlines

DateScholarship Name/OrganizationQualifications
1

Enlinx Scholarship

Business majors
Essay: 1000-words - see Enlinx Scholarship website for essay topics
3

Lounge Lizard Web Design Scholarship

Web design submission
20

Olive Auto Technology Scholarship

Computer Science or Automotive Technology major
3.0 GPA
500-1000 word essay:  "What automotive technology challenges inspire me."
Letter of recommendation required.
25

Design for Recovery Sober Living Scholarship

All majors
Essay: 500 to 1000-word story of how addiction has affected your life, how it has affected other people in your life, and the steps you've taken to recover and rebuild your life in the aftermath of addiction.
30

Beautiful.ai's Power to Present Scholarship

All majors
3.0 GPA
Essay: 500-words or less, explain the impact a powerful presentation has had on you.
31

InfoTracer Scholarship

All majors
2.0 GPA
Essay: 1000-words detailing how public records are useful in your chosen career.

November 2021 Deadlines

DateScholarship Name/OrganizationQualifications
15

Homelight Scholarship

Various majors
Must be a US resident.
30

Driver Education Scholarship

All majors
See website for essay topics.
31

Mental Health Education Annual Scholarship

Enrolled in studies dealing with the subject of mental health.
Essay: see website for essay topics.

December 2021 Deadlines

DateScholarship Name/OrganizationQualifications
1

Monitask Scholarship

Business or IT majors
Essay: Minimum 700-words. See website for topic.
15

Josh Gibson MD Award

All majors
Choose a book or poem that affected you deeply and explain how and why it did.
15

SunTec Auto Glass Scholarship

All majors
2.50 GPA
Essay: 1000 words "Why do you think it is important to support local small businesses?"
15

David JC Cutler Scholarship

All majors
Essay:  700 to 850-words "In 50 years time, what do you want to have achieved so that you can look back on your life with the satisfaction of having lived your life well?"
15

Fitch Law Firm Anti-Drunk Driving PSA Scholarship

Submit a recorded video of up to 90 seconds in length. Video should serve as a public service announcement, delivering information to teen drivers about why driving after drinking alcohol is so dangerous.
15

Jack Howley Scholarship

All majors
Essay: 700 to 850-words "Share an especially difficult time in your life, and how you worked to overcome it."
Biography: 200 to 250-words.
15

Community Engagement Scholarship

All majors
3.0 GPA
Essay: 1000-words "How are you giving back to your community?"
15

Paul Haarman Grant

All majors
Essay: 700 to 850-words "Describe something you're passionate about. What makes it so appealing?"
31

United Yacht Sales "Do The Right Thing" Scholarship

All majors
Essay: 500-1000 words "Elaborate on a time in your life where you have had to do the right thing, even when it's been hard."
31

Ratingy $1000 Annual Student Scholarship

Essay: 500 or more words "Role of Technology in Healthcare."
31

R3 Stem Cell Scholarship

2.50 GPA
Essay:  minimum 1000-word "How do you foresee stem cells affecting human life and health 10 years from now?"
31

Atlanta Innovative Medicine Scholarship

All majors
2.5 GPA
Essay: 1200-words "How could regenerative medicine change the way we look at standard pain management procedures in the next 5 years?"

January 2022 Deadlines

DateScholarship Name/OrganizationQualifications
10

Love Your Career Scholarship

All majors
1000 word or more (no more than 3000) essay.  See their site for details
10

Recovery Ways Scholarship

Pursuing a career in behavioral health or health care.
Essay:  500 word - see website for questions.