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 Northwest Vista College Library
1st Floor, Redbud Learning Center (RLC)
3535 N. Ellison Dr.
San Antonio, TX 78251
(210) 486-4513
Mon - Thu: 7:30am - 8:30pm
Fri: 7:30am - 4 pm
Sat: 8:30am - 2:30pm

What is an External Scholarship? An external agency administers these opportunities which are not managed by the Alamo Colleges Foundation nor NVC. Requests to post announcements of external scholarships on this NVC table can be sent to

Where do I send a check for a student who is receiving an external scholarship? ATTN: Financial Aid Office at Northwest Vista College 3535 North Ellison Drive San Antonio, TX 78251. If possible, please note student name & Banner ID#, and/or date of birth and social security number on letter and/or check.

Note Disclaimer: Links to the following websites are provided for your informational purposes only and do not constitute official endorsement or responsibility by the Alamo Colleges/NVC. We do not recommend applying for scholarships which require application fees, and we caution students to be aware of potential scams. It is the responsibility of the student to verify the validity of information on each site.

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CafeCollege   Varies     Varies   Varies     Varies     Varies
TG Adventures in Education     Varies
US Department of Education: Federal Student Aid   Varies
US Department of Education     Varies
Sallie Mae Scholarships     Varies
Minnie Stevens Piper Resource Link for Scholarships   Varies
Regionally Accredited Online Schools   Varies
Scholarship for At-Risk Youth   July 31, 2016
The Ultimate Promotion Scholarship by Slant   Aug. 1, 2016
Dave's Ride A Bike Scholarship   June 30, 2016
SACU Bridge for U Scholarship    
National Garage Door Atlanta Asthma and Allergy Scholarship   Dec. 15, 2016
Law Office of Hilda L. Sibrian P.C. Proud Texan Scholarship   Dec. 30, 2016
McDonald Worley Scholarship   Sept. 15, 2016
Spokane Cyberknife Science and Medicine Scholarship    
Zehl and Associates, PC Texas Superhero Scholarship   May 30, 2016
Phoenix CyberKnife Future Oncology Scholarship    
Pasadena Cyberknife Future in Medicine Scholarship    
Wallaroo Media Scholarship    
Las Vegas Cyberknife Health Education Scholarship    
Zebra Texas Tour Guide Scholarship   Dec. 31, 2016
Lamber Goodnow Windy City Scholarship   Dec. 1, 2016
Dietspotlight Scholarship   Dec. 31, 2016
Programming as a Second Language Scholarship   Aug. 1, 2016
Ernst Law Group Brain Injury Caregivers Scholarship   July, 31, 2016
Thumbtack School-to-Skills Scholarship   Jan. 31, 2016
US Coast Guard College Student Pre-Commissioning Initiative (CSPI)    
John Foy & Associates Strong Arm Leukemia Scholarship    
Outstanding Korean Scholarship    
National Association of Women in Construction (NAWIC) (For Men and Women)    
Phi Theta Kappa (Members) Scholarships   Varies
Hispanic Scholarship Fund Graduating High School Seniors   Varies
Hispanic Scholarship Fund for College Students   Varies
Mawista Scholarship (Study Abroad)    
Disability Awareness Scholarship (Military VA Loan)    
Gates Millennium Scholars for Graduating High School Seniors      
Create-A-Greeting-Card Scholarship    
Generations FCU Future Leader Scholarship    
American Physical Society - Minorities in Physics Scholarship      

The AHS Vertical Flight Foundation

Boren Study Abroad Scholarship (Study Abroad NSEP)    
Writer's League of Texas-Scott Scribes Scholarship    

Buick Achievers Scholarship


Society of Exploration Geophysicists  

Frost Bank Irene S. Wischer Education Foundation Scholarship  


Drive To Learn Scholarship      
TX Nursery & Landscape Assoc. (TNLA) Scholarship    
River City FCU "rcityscholars program" (Application)    
Texas Energy Council (Application and Requirements) Small Business Success Scholarship    
Altrusa Scholarship    
Emma Freeman Scholarship - SA Lighthouse for the Blind    
Rotary Club of SA Youth Education Foundation Scholarships Scholarship    
Dr. Alma S. Adams Scholarship    
SHPE Foundation (STEM-Latino Students)   


Orchids Made Easy Annual Orchid Care Scholarship Historical Photograph Scholarship    
Blaze Wifi Scholarship    
Yellow Pages United Mark Smith Scholarship    
"Bollards in my Community" Scholarship    
Adelante - HOPE Scholarship    
Young Entrepreneur Scholarship (HBPE) - Undergraduate Scholarship Scholarship Contest    
San Antonio Pipeliners Association Scholarship      
Los Bexarenos Genealogical and Historical Society Scholarships    
LULAC Parent/Child Scholarship    
Air Filter Buy Scholarship    
Tenshon Scholarship    
Mark A. Forester Scholarship (see link @ bottom within the Rocky Mountain Mattress site)      
Lo Bello Scholarship    
Power Graphics Digital Imaging Scholarship         
Lexington Law Scholarship    
SACNAS Community College Day Conference Registration Scholarship    
Hotelscheap Corporate Scholarship    
GEMS Teaching Program Scholarship    
Security Service FCU Scholarship    
MIM (Math Intensive Majors) Scholarship at NVC    
UniSpain - Study Spanish in Spain - Summer Scholarship Scholarship Program    
US Army Women's Foundation Legacy Scholarships      
Alpha Delta Kappa, Pi Chapter      
San Antonio Women’s Hall of Fame Scholarship      
WTS SAR Community College Scholarship App.    
WTS SAR Grad and Undergrad Scholarship App.    
WTS SAR High School Scholarship Application      
Network Power Texas - Women's Scholarship     


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