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 The SENTIENT Furniture Scholarship For Creatives
The Scholarship SENTIENT Furniture strives to infuse artistic ideas and thoughts into our work. We are passionate about original concepts and...
The Scholarship SENTIENT Furniture strives to infuse artistic ideas and...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
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$1,000 Vernona Jepsen Undergraduate Scholarship - QC IA Davenport-Bettendorf Branch/AAUW (American Association of University Women)
Awarded by: QC IA Davenport-Bettendorf Branch/AAUW (American Association of University Women) Applicants must be a Quad City metro area female, as...
Awarded by: QC IA Davenport-Bettendorf Branch/AAUW (American Association...
  • 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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$1,000 R.I.A. Federal Credit Union
R.I.A. Federal Credit Union will be awarding ​five $1,000 scholarships for the 2020-2021 school year. Two additional scholarships will also be...
R.I.A. Federal Credit Union will be awarding ​five $1,000 scholarships...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
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Varies Iowa Restaurant Association Scholarship
The Iowa Restaurant Association Education Foundation works to advance professionalism and career opportunities in the hospitality industry through...
The Iowa Restaurant Association Education Foundation works to advance...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
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$250 to $1,000 Mercy Healthcare Foundation Scholarships
Mercy Healthcare Foundation offers scholarships to those who are pursuing education in health care fields. Below are the scholarships available. ...
Mercy Healthcare Foundation offers scholarships to those who are...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $250 to $1,000
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$5,000 Standard Motor Products 'Women in Auto Care' Scholarship
1. Entry Period. This Contest commences 12:00 a.m. Eastern Time on January 1, 2020 and ends at 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time on March 31, 2020 (the...
1. Entry Period. This Contest commences 12:00 a.m. Eastern Time on...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $5,000
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Varies Army Emergency Relief
Army Emergency Relief maintains two scholarship programs – the Spouse Education Assistance Program and the MG James Ursano Scholarship Program for...
Army Emergency Relief maintains two scholarship programs – the Spouse...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
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Varies QC United Scholarship
The QC United Scholarship is awarded to five graduating high school seniors each year who have attended an Iowa or Illinois Quad City high school...
The QC United Scholarship is awarded to five graduating high school...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
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Varies Scott County Voiture #77 Nursing Scholarship
La Societe des Quarante Hommes et Huit Chevaux is an independent, by invitation, honor organization of U.S. veterans, more commonly known as the...
La Societe des Quarante Hommes et Huit Chevaux is an independent, by...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
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Varies Quad Cities Lodging Association Scholarship Program
Quad Cities Lodging Association has $5,000 allocated for 2020. Three students have an opportunity to receive money towards their academic career in...
Quad Cities Lodging Association has $5,000 allocated for 2020. Three...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
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$5,000 The Healthline & NAMI Stronger Scholarship
This year’s scholarship is dedicated to the advancement of food security and access to nutrition, either through research, raising awareness,...
This year’s scholarship is dedicated to the advancement of food security...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $5,000
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$5,000 "Bigger, Better Diesel" Scholarship
Official Rules for the 2019 Standard “Bigger, Better Diesel” Scholarship contest can be viewed here:...
Official Rules for the 2019 Standard “Bigger, Better Diesel” Scholarship...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $5,000
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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: Ended
  • Award: $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: Ended
  • Award: $500
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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: Ended
  • Award: $2,000
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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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$1,500 Autolist Used Car to Dream Car Scholarship
Scholarship Details Autolist’s team hails from locations across the globe and from varied socioeconomic backgrounds, but we are united by a common...
Scholarship Details Autolist’s team hails from locations across the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500
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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: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
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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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$2,500 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: Ended
  • Award: $2,500
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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: Ended
  • Award: Varies
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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: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
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$2,500 AmericanTrucks Student Scholarship Program
Founded as an online retailer of light-duty pickup truck parts in April 2017, AmericanTrucks is a subsidiary of Turn5, Inc. It has since become the...
Founded as an online retailer of light-duty pickup truck parts in April...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,500
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$3,000 ZipRecruiter Scholarship
How It Works ZipRecruiter is offering a $3,000 scholarship to the winning college or university student with the most creative entry in our...
How It Works ZipRecruiter is offering a $3,000 scholarship to the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $3,000
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$1,000 Carrot-Top Industries, Inc. - The Beacon® Scholarship for Rural America
What is the purpose of the Beacon® Scholarship? Since 1980, Carrot-Top Industries, Inc. (Sponsor) has been a leading flag and patriotic products...
What is the purpose of the Beacon® Scholarship? Since 1980, Carrot-Top...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
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$1,000 The Data Group’s Annual Technology Scholarship
With offices located nationwide, The Data Group is quickly becoming the number one data provider for organizations ranging from start-ups to...
With offices located nationwide, The Data Group is quickly becoming the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
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Varies ASSE Foundation
Since 1990, the ASSE Foundation has awarded more than $2.3 million in scholarships and professional education grants to students beginning their...
Since 1990, the ASSE Foundation has awarded more than $2.3 million in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
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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: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
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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: 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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$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: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
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$1,000 The Zebra - Iowa Tour Guide Scholarship
Iowa Tour Guide Scholarship At The Zebra, we know better than most just what a pain buying car insurance can be. We also know that students suffer...
Iowa Tour Guide Scholarship At The Zebra, we know better than most just...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
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Varies LULAC National Scholarship Fund (LNSF)
LNESC and LULAC established the LULAC National Scholarship Fund (LNSF) to help youth in underserved communities make the dream of college...
LNESC and LULAC established the LULAC National Scholarship Fund (LNSF)...
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  • 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...
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  • Award: Varies
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