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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 - 4:00pm
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
CGTrader Scholarship   Mar. 1, 2017
PeanutPaws Scholarship   Jan 31, 2017
Headphone Selection Annual Scholarship   Mar. 1, 2017
Deputy Scholarship for Women in Technology   Nov. 30, 2016
Condor Footwear Scholarship
  Aug. 21, 2017
Compression Info Scholarship
  Feb. 28, 2017
Active Weekender environmental scholarship   Dec. 19, 2016 / May 1, 2017
Stand Up Paddle Board Scholarship   June 1, 2017
LawnStarter Lawntrepreneur Scholarship   Dec. 31, 2016
Network Power/Texas Scholarship for Women   Nov. 11, 2016
HACU National Internship Program     Oct. 21, 2016 / Feb. 15, 2017
SonoBoom Scholarship   Mar. 31, 2017
Future of Water Scholarship   Mar. 10, 2017
Scholarship for Children of Police Officers   May 1, 2017
SleepyDeep Scholarship   Jan. 31, 2017 Scholarship     Oct. 30, 2016
AirToolsGuide Scholarship       June 30, 2017
Encore Victims of Drunk Driving Scholarship     
  May 31, 2017
Dealspotr Scholarship   Oct.31, 2016
Fittous Scholarship   July 31, 2017
Cyberbullying Prevention for Teens Scholarship     
  Feb. 27, 2017
Tania Matthews Team Scholarship
  Dec. 31, 2016
NorthPoint Recovery College Scholarship       Nov. 1
Enhanced Insurance Scholarship         
Not Just Faces Medical Aesthetics Scholarship
  Jan. 20, 2018
Sixt Scholars Program
  Nov. 30, 2016
ConsumerRemarks Essay Writing Scholarship   Nov. 30, 2016
Pro Mountain Biker Scholarship
  Dec. 31, 2016
Advance Prevention Lawsuit Legal Scholarship
  Dec. 5, 2016
Creative Biolabs Scholarship     Oct. 21, 2016
Dogs by Nina Scholarship     Nov. 30, 2016
DivorceUSAttorneys Scholarship    
North American Van Lines 2016 Logistics Scholarship         
John Foy and Associates Strong Arm Leukemia Scholarship       Dec. 15, 2016
Dallas Car Accident Lawyers Cancer Awareness Scholarship   Dec. 15, 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
Spokane Cyberknife Science and Medicine Scholarship    
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
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    
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    
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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