External Opportunities

For all EICC Students: below is a listing of opportunities available outside of the college. They are searchable by key terms such as “transfer” or “nursing”.

Please note, we do our best to screen all opportunities below however, we can’t guarantee that they are all valid scholarship programs. Any questions about the scholarships should be directed to the organization offering the award. You should never be asked to pay for any scholarship application. Do not give out any personal information such as your social security number. All requirements, deadlines, and processes will be different, so make sure to follow directions carefully. If you receive a scholarship from an organization outside of the college, please work with the Financial Aid office to make sure the award is applied to your account correctly.

Inclusion on this page does not constitute an endorsement by Eastern Iowa Community Colleges.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$1,000 North American Van Lines Logistics Scholarship
North American Van Lines, one of the leading moving companies in the United States, is committed to supporting the community as well as the growth...
North American Van Lines, one of the leading moving companies in the...
  • Deadline: 12/15/2021
  • Award: $1,000
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$1,000 LawnStarter Lawntrepreneur Scholarship
After having success expanding the business into San Antonio, Dallas, Fort Worth, Tampa, New Orleans, Baton Rouge, Tallahassee, Nashville,...
After having success expanding the business into San Antonio, Dallas,...
  • Deadline: 12/31/2021
  • Award: $1,000
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$2,500 OppU Achievers Scholarship
The OppU Achievers Scholarship celebrates students who transform opportunity into results. It rewards achievement in its many forms and honors...
The OppU Achievers Scholarship celebrates students who transform...
  • Deadline: 12/31/2021
  • Award: $2,500
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$2,500 EGIA Foundation Scholarship Program
The EGIA Foundation Scholarship Program was established to recognize the excellent and deserving students seeking an HVAC technical education. This...
The EGIA Foundation Scholarship Program was established to recognize the...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: $2,500
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$500 Iowa Environmental Health Association (IEHA) Education Scholarship
The Iowa Environmental Health Association is offering an annual educational scholarship in the amount of $500! Details of the scholarship: $500...
The Iowa Environmental Health Association is offering an annual...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: $500
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Varies SME Education Foundation
The SME Education Foundation awards scholarships to students pursuing manufacturing and engineering related courses at two-year community colleges...
The SME Education Foundation awards scholarships to students pursuing...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
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$1,000 Marine Credit Union Member Scholarship
At Marine Credit Union, we are committed to providing college financial aid for members and their children. We offer our MCU Scholarship awards in...
At Marine Credit Union, we are committed to providing college financial...
  • Deadline: 02/13/2022
  • Award: $1,000
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Varies Quad Cities Community Foundation
The Quad Cities Community Foundation administers multiple scholarship funds, all started by donors who want to ensure students are able to continue...
The Quad Cities Community Foundation administers multiple scholarship...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2022
  • Award: Varies
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Varies The Moline Foundation Scholarships
The Moline Foundation, founded in 1953, is a community foundation which provides grants to health, human services, education, community...
The Moline Foundation, founded in 1953, is a community foundation which...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2022
  • Award: Varies
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Varies National Association of Women in Construction
This scholarship is for students attending a post secondary educational facility, currently enrolled in a construction-related degree program at a...
This scholarship is for students attending a post secondary educational...
  • Deadline: 02/28/2022
  • Award: Varies
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Varies American Chemical Society Scholarship
ACS awards renewable scholarships to underrepresented minority students who want to enter the fields of chemistry or chemistry-related fields....
ACS awards renewable scholarships to underrepresented minority students...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
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Varies American Welding Society Scholarship
The AWS Foundation awards over $1 million annually to help students achieve their dreams through education. If you are currently enrolled in a...
The AWS Foundation awards over $1 million annually to help students...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
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$1,000 Ascentra Credit Union
The Ascentra Credit Union Scholarship Competition offers a total of $10,000 in scholarships to assist members planning to further their...
The Ascentra Credit Union Scholarship Competition offers a total of...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2022
  • Award: $1,000
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Varies Guardian Scholars Foundation
SCHOLAR CRITERIA The Guardian Scholars Foundation seeks high school graduates who have shown a desire to continue onto an undergraduate program;...
SCHOLAR CRITERIA The Guardian Scholars Foundation seeks high school...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
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Varies Iowa Automobile Dealers (IAD) Foundation for Education Scholarship
The Iowa Automobile Dealers Foundation for Education will award scholarships of $2,500 each in the spring of 2020. The Foundation is affiliated...
The Iowa Automobile Dealers Foundation for Education will award...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
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Varies MCEC Technical Scholarship
This scholarship is for high school seniors and all students attending a post secondary educational facility. It is available to students in...
This scholarship is for high school seniors and all students attending a...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
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Varies Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship Opportunities
There are many different scholarships available through Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) Honor Society. Some scholarships do require a PTK membership. Click...
There are many different scholarships available through Phi Theta Kappa...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
$1,000 R.I.A. Federal Credit Union
R.I.A. Federal Credit Union will be awarding five $1,000 scholarships for the 2021-2022 school year. These scholarships will be awarded to students...
R.I.A. Federal Credit Union will be awarding five $1,000 scholarships...
  • Deadline: 03/18/2022
  • Award: $1,000
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Varies Iowa Dental Foundation Scholarship
The Iowa Dental Foundation was formed as a non-profit public foundation by members of the Iowa Dental Association to benefit the general...
The Iowa Dental Foundation was formed as a non-profit public foundation...
  • Deadline: 03/31/2022
  • Award: Varies
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Varies Sallie Mae/Folds of Honor-Scholarships
There are multiple scholarships associated with this link. Scholarships are used to subsidize the costs of tuition, school books, fees, on-campus...
There are multiple scholarships associated with this link. Scholarships...
  • Deadline: 03/31/2022
  • Award: Varies
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Varies Vietnam Veterans of America Gateway Chapter #776
Every year, at the January monthly meeting, the members of Chapter 776 will determine how many scholarships will be funded and the amount of each...
Every year, at the January monthly meeting, the members of Chapter 776...
  • Deadline: 03/31/2022
  • Award: Varies
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$6,000 - $8,000 Carver Scholars Program - Sponsored by the Roy J. Carver Charitable Trust
Scholarships are available to full-time (12 hours or more) students who will be starting their junior year in the fall semester of the award year....
Scholarships are available to full-time (12 hours or more) students who...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2022
  • Award: $6,000 - $8,000
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$500 IDEA Student Scholarship
The Iowa Organization for Student Success is pleased to offer a $500.00 scholarship to one currently enrolled college student who has excelled in...
The Iowa Organization for Student Success is pleased to offer a $500.00...
  • Deadline: 06/01/2022
  • Award: $500
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Varies Rees Scholarship Foundation
The Rees Scholarship Foundation offers multiple scholarship programs to support the HVACR industry. Please review the programs on the website to...
The Rees Scholarship Foundation offers multiple scholarship programs to...
  • Deadline: 06/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
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$2,500 AmericanMuscle Automotive Scholarships
AMERICANMUSCLE’S STUDENT SCHOLARSHIPS 2 scholarships for $2,500 each will be awarded to students pursuing an automotive themed major. One...
AMERICANMUSCLE’S STUDENT SCHOLARSHIPS 2 scholarships for $2,500 each...
  • Deadline: 06/15/2022
  • Award: $2,500
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$2,500 AmericanTrucks Student Scholarship Program
1 scholarship for $2,500 will be awarded twice a year to students who are currently enrolled full-time in a secondary vocational school, technical...
1 scholarship for $2,500 will be awarded twice a year to students who...
  • Deadline: 06/15/2022
  • Award: $2,500
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$2,500 ExtremeTerrain’s Student Scholarships
Originating in the early 2000’s as a web retailer of Jeep parts, ExtremeTerrain is now a subsidiary company of Turn5, Inc. In 2012, ExtremeTerrain...
Originating in the early 2000’s as a web retailer of Jeep parts,...
  • Deadline: 06/15/2022
  • Award: $2,500
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$1,000 Iowa Soil and Water Conservation Society
The Iowa Soil and Water Conservation Society is offering two memorial scholarships, each $1,000 awards. These scholarships are in memory of David L...
The Iowa Soil and Water Conservation Society is offering two memorial...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2022
  • Award: $1,000
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$500 Number 1 Auto Transport Annual Scholarship
Number 1 Auto Transport Group is a car transport services company, specializing in the transport of all vehicles nationwide. We have access to both...
Number 1 Auto Transport Group is a car transport services company,...
  • Deadline: 08/01/2022
  • Award: $500
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$1,000 Sygma Technology’s Promotion of STEM Education For Minority Students Award
We have helped forward-thinking organizations open the doors to their next incarnation using technology, creativity, and ingenuity. We are...
We have helped forward-thinking organizations open the doors to their...
  • Deadline: 08/15/2022
  • Award: $1,000
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Varies Army Emergency Relief
Army Emergency Relief maintains two scholarship programs – the Mrs. Patty Shinseki Spouse Scholarship Program and the MG James Ursano Scholarship...
Army Emergency Relief maintains two scholarship programs – the Mrs....
  • Deadline: 08/31/2022
  • Award: Varies
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$1,000 The Smart Service Scholarship
The Details At My Service Depot, we’re proud to provide our Smart Service software to help field service companies run their businesses. We see how...
The Details At My Service Depot, we’re proud to provide our Smart...
  • Deadline: 09/01/2022
  • Award: $1,000
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$1,000 The Responsify Empowering Others Scholarship
Our team at Responsify is wonderfully unique. We are a group of people who work with our many strengths to empower people, a value we all share....
Our team at Responsify is wonderfully unique. We are a group of people...
  • Deadline: 10/05/2022
  • Award: $1,000
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Varies Army ROTC Full-Tuition
There are several scholarships associated with this link.
There are several scholarships associated with this link.
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
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Varies DoSomething.org
Are you between the ages of 13 and 25? Want to do good AND enter to win a college scholarship? Then you’re in the right spot. Apply for a...
Are you between the ages of 13 and 25? Want to do good AND enter to win...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
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Varies Horatio Alger Association
Several scholarships are available. Click “Visit” for further details. - National Scholarships - State Scholarships - Career & Technical...
Several scholarships are available. Click “Visit” for further details. -...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
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Varies IHMVCU Cash for Class Scholarship
IHMVCU offers $30,000 in scholarships to local undergraduate, graduate and vocational/technical school students who stand out in the classroom and...
IHMVCU offers $30,000 in scholarships to local undergraduate, graduate...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
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N/A IowaWORKS - Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act
The Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) program for Region 9 is coordinated by Eastern Iowa Community Colleges. Services are provided...
The Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) program for Region 9...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: N/A
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Varies Jack Kent Cooke Foundation
COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM The Jack Kent Cooke Foundation College Scholarship Program is an undergraduate scholarship program available to...
COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM The Jack Kent Cooke Foundation College...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
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Up to $12,000 P.E.O. Educational Loan Fund (ELF)
The P.E.O. ELF loan is intended to help a woman attain a degree or certification from an accredited post secondary educational institution. The...
The P.E.O. ELF loan is intended to help a woman attain a degree or...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Up to $12,000
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Up to $3,000 P.E.O. Program for Continuing Education (PCE)
The P.E.O. Program for Continuing Education (PCE) is intended to provide one-time need based grants to women of the United States and Canada for...
The P.E.O. Program for Continuing Education (PCE) is intended to provide...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Up to $3,000
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Varies Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship
There are several scholarships associated with this link.
There are several scholarships associated with this link.
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
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Varies Quad Cities River Bandits - Bandit Scholars Program
Overview: The River Bandits scholarship is awarded annually to a rising junior (awarded spring term of sophomore year) to assist with junior year...
Overview: The River Bandits scholarship is awarded annually to a rising...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
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Varies Scholarships for Transferring to a Four-Year College (If transferring from EICC)
Below are links to scholarship information for the colleges who have transfer agreements with Eastern Iowa Community Colleges (Clinton, Muscatine,...
Below are links to scholarship information for the colleges who have...
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  • Award: Varies
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Varies Scott County Kids Early Childhood Iowa Child Care Scholarship
The Scott County Kids Early Childhood Iowa child care scholarship, administered by Friendly House, is designed to help Scott County families with a...
The Scott County Kids Early Childhood Iowa child care scholarship,...
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  • Award: Varies
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Varies Tommy C. Capper Scholarship
The Tommy C. Capper Scholarship is uniquely designed for all ages of current and former students of Central DeWitt High School – whether you took a...
The Tommy C. Capper Scholarship is uniquely designed for all ages of...
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  • Award: Varies
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Varies Trinity Muscatine Friends - Health Education Fund (HEF) Loan Program
This fund was originally established to aid those students interested in becoming professional nurses; however, it has been extended to include all...
This fund was originally established to aid those students interested in...
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  • Award: Varies
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Varies United Health System Auxiliary Scholarships
$550 Nursing Education Scholarship This scholarship is open to students pursuing a career in nursing. Student residence must be within the Unity...
$550 Nursing Education Scholarship This scholarship is open to students...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
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Varies Workforce Innovation & Opportunity Act (WIOA)
WIOA Youth Program seeks to provide young people, who face significant barriers, in making a successful transition to self-sufficient adulthood by...
WIOA Youth Program seeks to provide young people, who face significant...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
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$1,500 Pro Skills Basketball Scholarship
SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM Pro Skills Basketball is a youth basketball organization committed to developing skills and abilities of the youth through...
SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM Pro Skills Basketball is a youth basketball...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500
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