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].

July 2021 Deadlines

DateScholarship Name/OrganizationQualifications
1

PTSD Scholarship

All majors
Essay:  750-words (or less) on deconstructing one or more of the misunderstandings surrounding PTSD.
Must have a family member who is a first responder.
1

$1000 Fair Cases Law Group Scholarship

All majors
2.5 GPA
Essay: 300 to 700-words detailing your vision for your future, including an explanation of short-term and long-term goals, and how your degree will help you get to where you want to go.
1

KB Delta Scholarship Program

All majors and GPAs
Essay required
1

2021 Barbeques Galore Art Scholarship

All majors
3.0 GPA
Submit a piece of art that makes you proud (preferably something that has a bbq grill, fire, flame, food, steak or grilling involved). This can be any type of art submission including a painting, photograph, animation, video, film or illustration.
2

SuperMoney's Financial Literacy Scholarship

All majors
3.0 GPA
Essay: 400 to 600-words "What financial topic or statistic motivates you to help the average American improve their financial health? How did you become passionate about the issue? How will you utilize your college education to help Americans improve their financial well-being?"
15

Community Leadership Scholarship

3.50 GPA
1500-2000 word essay:  "How are you a leader in your community, and how will college help you grow that role?" OR "Who is a community leader you look up to? Why? What do you hope to emulate in your future?"
16

Shrager & Sachs $1000 Scholarship for First-Year College Students

All majors
Essay:  500+ word essay-see scholarship site for essay topic
First year student
16

Thomas Law Offices College Scholarship

All majors
500+ word essay:  "What would be the most surprising scientific discovery imaginable?"
25

Eztorit.com Get Ahead Scholarship

All majors
2.75 GPA
Essay: 500 to 750-words on the best advice you've ever gotten, who told you it and whether or not you followed the advice.
30

Apex Lighting $500 Scholarship

All majors
Essay: 300-words on a time you failed and what you have learned from it.
31

Paragon's Relocate or Remodel Scholarship

Plumbing majors
5-minute video "How does home remodeling compare to home relocation in terms of financial gain and personal satisfaction?"

August 2021 Deadline

DateScholarship Name/OrganizationQualifications
1

Dura-Pack Scholarship

All majors and GPAs
Essay: 4 topics to choose from
1

The Life Coach Spotter Scholarship

All majors
Essay: 1000 to 1500 words about a personal story of the biggest challenge you've had to overcome in your life.
1

Driver Education Scholarship

All majors
See website for essay topics.
10

Recovery Ways Scholarship

Pursuing a career in behavioral health or health care.
Essay:  500 word - see website for questions.
15

Land of the Free Scholarship/Law Offices of Robert Keating PLLC

All majors
3.0 GPA
Open to active-duty military personnel and veterans, as well as their spouses and children
Essay required: "William Blackstone proposed the idea that it is, '[B]etter that then guilty persons escape, than that one innocent suffer.' Please explain why you agree or disagree with this statement."
16

Amanda Creation $1000 Scholarship

All majors
300 word essay: "How do you convey the value of art and music education to those who wish to discontinue these subjects in school?"
20

Gloves $1000 Scholarship

All majors
Essay: 500-words - Is there a relationship between bad health and poverty?
31

Custody X Change Single Parent Scholarships

Single parent
3.0 GPA
Essay: 400 to 500-words "How will you use your education to improve your family?"
31

The Exclusive Hawaii Scholarship

All majors
Essay: 800 to 1000-words "How a book has made a significant impact on your life?"

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.