Outside Agency Scholarship Searches
ASU encourages you to continue your scholarship search through unaffiliated organizations online. Below are examples of the types of organizations that may have scholarships for students.
Community foundations strive to improve the quality of life of their surrounding area by helping philanthropic people donate funds, including several scholarships, to benefit the region.
See examples of community foundations below.
- List of All Texas Community Foundations
- San Angelo Area Foundation
- Community Foundation of Abilene
- Permian Basin Area Foundation
Philanthropic organizations like the ones below focus on promoting the welfare of others and may offer scholarships to students. Some organizations are for specific populations based on race, disability, religious affiliation, and many other determinates.
See examples of these organizations below.
- The Slough Foundation
- United Negro College Fund
- Hispanic Scholarship Fund
- Point Foundation: The National LGBTQ Scholarship Fund
- Scholarship America
- Career One Stop
- CollegeScholarships: Foster Care
- CollegeScholarships: Disabilities
If you are or have served in the Armed Forces here are some scholarship opportunities for you. This list also includes scholarships for spouses and dependents
List of Scholarships for Veterans, Spouses and Dependents
Professional organizations provide community and networking opportunities to professionals in specific fields of work. Not all professional organizations have scholarships but many do.
See examples of professional organizations below.
General Scholarship Databases
Below are a few examples of scholarship databases. You may notice an increased amount of junk mail in your email inbox if you register with a scholarship database website.
Always keep an eye out for any possible scams (charging a fee, scholarship drawings…) as many databases do not review the applications thoroughly.