Non-Traditional Scholarships

The office of Non-Traditional & Veteran Student Services has compiled a list of these websites for your convenience.

Moxie Pest Control Scholarship

Win $500 for Fall and Spring semesters, for a total $1,000. 


  • Must plan on attending or are currently attending a nationally or regionally accredited university or college.
  • Submit a 500 word essay that describes an instance when you provided above and beyond customer service and the outcome of that experience. (Please do not exceed 500 words.)
  • Fall Deadline – August 31, 2015. Spring Deadline – December 31, 2015. - See more at:

ClickMinded Digital Marketing Scholarship

This is a $1,000 scholarship, and will be awarded on December 20th, 2015. Submission Deadline is December 15, 2015.

  • Available for high school and college undergraduate students who are passionate about digital marketing.
  • Students applying must create an actual web-site and submit the URL of the website they're working on, as well as a 500 - 1,000 word essay on why they started their website and why they’re interested in learning digital marketing.
  • The website can be about any topic the student is passionate about.


American Dream Essay Contest

This is a $1,000 scholarship, and will be awarded November 2015. Submission deadline is October 16, 2015.

To apply, students must submit an essay based on one (1) of the three (3) essay questions about their personal experience with homeownership.

  • The essay should be between 500-1000 words.
  • Send a Word doc attachment to with your essay submission
  • The file name should be your full name, state, and date of birth.  For example, Chipper-Jones-GA-4-24-1972
  • All submission emails must contain the student’s full name, date of birth, email address, postal address, name of school they are currently enrolled in, and a phone number to contact.


Scholarship Databases


More and more adult students are heading to college. The demands of a competitive marketplace have made a college education vital to advancement in many professions. These scholarships are supported by professional associations, universities and advocacy groups. 

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