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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
US Coast Guard College Student Pre-Commissioning Initiative (CSPI)   Jan 4, 2016
inSegment Scholarship   Nov. 30, 2015
John Foy & Associates Strong Arm Leukemia Scholarship    
Outstanding Korean Scholarship    
David Zeno Founders Scholarship   Apr. 30, 2016 Student-Caregiver Scholarship   Dec. 31, 2015
InfoParrot Scholarship   Dec. 31, 2015
A Better America Scholarship Program   Dec. 31, 2015
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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