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
$5,000 Blue Streak "Stronger Than Ever" Scholarship
Scholarships available for students enrolled full time in a field of study focusing on automotive technology or careers in the automotive industry...
Scholarships available for students enrolled full time in a field of...
  • Deadline: 05/31/2021
  • Award: $5,000
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$5,000 Intermotor Import Leader Automotive Scholarship
Students eligible must be enrolled full-time studying automotive technology or repair with an import focus.
Students eligible must be enrolled full-time studying automotive...
  • Deadline: 05/31/2021
  • Award: $5,000
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$1,500 IvyPanda Annual Contest Scholarship
IvyPanda.com provides $1500 in scholarships annually for talented students who demonstrate mastery of essay writing. Scholarships will be awarded...
IvyPanda.com provides $1500 in scholarships annually for talented...
  • Deadline: 05/31/2021
  • Award: $1,500
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$500 Iowa Recycling Association - Diane Albertson Memorial Scholarship
The Diane Albertson Memorial Scholarship is being offered by the Iowa Recycling Association in memory of Diane Albertson – friend, colleague and...
The Diane Albertson Memorial Scholarship is being offered by the Iowa...
  • Deadline: 06/01/2021
  • 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: 06/01/2021
  • Award: Varies
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$1,000 to $1,500 River Action - Eddy Scholarships
In conjunction with its annual Eddy Awards, River Action is offering Eddy Scholarships to students with a commitment to environmental interests....
In conjunction with its annual Eddy Awards, River Action is offering...
  • Deadline: 06/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000 to $1,500
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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: 06/15/2021
  • 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: 06/15/2021
  • 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: 06/15/2021
  • Award: $2,500
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$1,000 Carrot-Top Industries, Inc. - The Beacon® Scholarship for Rural America
The Beacon® Scholarship for Rural America will award $1,000 scholarships to ONE winner in the Spring and TWO winners in the Fall semester, to...
The Beacon® Scholarship for Rural America will award $1,000 scholarships...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2021
  • Award: $1,000
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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: 06/30/2021
  • Award: $1,000
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$1,500 The ABC Fundraising Volunteer Recognition $1,500 College Scholarship
About ABC Fundraising®: Since 1993, ABC Fundraising’s unique and highly profitable fundraising products have helped over 50,000 schools, youth...
About ABC Fundraising®: Since 1993, ABC Fundraising’s unique and highly...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2021
  • Award: $1,500
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$1,000 EDCO Awards Scholarship
The EDCO Awards Scholarship is a $1,000 scholarship designed to acknowledge and award one exceptional student in the hopes of offering them...
The EDCO Awards Scholarship is a $1,000 scholarship designed to...
  • Deadline: 07/31/2021
  • Award: $1,000
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$2,000 Jungle Scout - Jungle Scholar
JUNGLE SCHOLAR Are you a business or computer science student with entrepreneurial spirit? Do you have innovative ideas for SaaS or digital...
JUNGLE SCHOLAR Are you a business or computer science student with...
  • Deadline: 07/31/2021
  • Award: $2,000
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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: 08/15/2021
  • 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: 08/20/2021
  • Award: $1,000
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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: 09/01/2021
  • 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: 10/05/2021
  • Award: $1,000
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$1,000 ExpoMarketing Women in Business Scholarship Program
The ExpoMarketing “Women in Business” scholarship program is part of ExpoMarketing’s effort to help those who demonstrate high academic...
The ExpoMarketing “Women in Business” scholarship program is part of...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2021
  • 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...
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  • 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...
  • Deadline:
  • 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,...
  • Deadline:
  • 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...
  • Deadline:
  • 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...
  • Deadline:
  • 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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$1,000 The Protoly Scholarship
At Protoly, we help executives and leaders to find the right coaches to reach their goals. Whether it is to better manage their time or build their...
At Protoly, we help executives and leaders to find the right coaches to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
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Varies Rock Island Arsenal Welcome Club (RIAWC) Continuing Education Merit Scholarship
The Rock Island Arsenal Welcome Club (RIAWC) thanks you for your interest in applying for our merit-based scholarship for financial assistance to...
The Rock Island Arsenal Welcome Club (RIAWC) thanks you for your...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
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$1,000 The Iowa Broadcasters Association Foundation Scholarships
THE IOWA BROADCASTERS ASSOCIATION FOUNDATION GRANT PRICE SCHOLARSHIP The Iowa Broadcasters Foundation Grant Price Scholarship is named in honor of...
THE IOWA BROADCASTERS ASSOCIATION FOUNDATION GRANT PRICE SCHOLARSHIP The...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • 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: Ended
  • Award: $500
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Varies National Association of Women in Construction - Quad Cities Chapter 50
The main objective of the Quad Cities Chapter is to promote education and contribute to the betterment of the construction industry. To further...
The main objective of the Quad Cities Chapter is to promote education...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
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$2,000 Swopsmart Scholarship
We believe education is paramount in shaping the future of our society. Therefore, Swopsmart has created the Swopsmart Scholarship Initiative to...
We believe education is paramount in shaping the future of our society....
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000
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$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: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
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$2,500 EGIA Foundation Scholarship Program
EGIA Foundation has established a scholarship program to assist students passionately committed to a career in home services industry who plan to...
EGIA Foundation has established a scholarship program to assist students...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,500
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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: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
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$1,000 Mediacom World Class Scholars
The Mediacom Scholarship Program is for graduating high school students to assist with their college expenses, such as tuition and books.
The Mediacom Scholarship Program is for graduating high school students...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • 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: Ended
  • 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: Ended
  • Award: Varies
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Varies 2021 Vietnam Veterans Scholarship - Veterans Chapter 299
Who can apply: Veteran with more than 180 days of active service. Residence in one of the seven counties served by The Moline Foundation:...
Who can apply: Veteran with more than 180 days of active...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
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$1,000 Ascentra Credit Union
Education is the key to success and Ascentra Credit Union wants to help our members who are looking to improve their lives by seeking higher...
Education is the key to success and Ascentra Credit Union wants to help...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
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