Outside scholarship are funds from non-Dillard sources. Many organizations offer outside scholarships to Dillard students. Find out about available outside scholarships below.
DU Outside Scholarship Announcements:
Below is a comprised list of scholarship engines and programs from various outside sources. This list will be updated regularly as the office is made aware of more scholarship opportunities.
We urge all students to build profiles on the following scholarship engines so that they are aware of potential awards as they become available.
United Negro College Fund:
Hispanic College Fund:
Black College Dollars:
State Aid Programs (TOPS):
Louisiana Office of Student Financial Assistance
The United Methodist Church:
United Methodist Scholarships
Gates Millennium Scholarships:
Gates Scholars Information
Beta Delta Chapter and Beta Phi Chapter:
Darryl D. Flowers Scholarship
Various Outside Scholarships
Below is a list of outside scholarships available to students. Read each one carefully as application requirements & deadlines to apply vary by the scholarship program.
Alpha Kappa Alpha, Inc - Omicron Lambda Omega Chapter Leah Gordon Scholarship
Open to all students with at least 24 hours earned and a 3.0 GPA. Deadline to apply is April 13, 2015.
AORN Scholarship for Nurses
AWG Minority Scholarship
This scholarship encourages young minority women to pursue an education and later a career in the geosciences.
AXA Achievement Scholarship
Provides over $600K in scholarships every year to at least one student in every state.
Burger King Scholars Program
Offers scholarships between $1,000 & $5,000
Davidson Fellows Scholarship Program
Provides scholarships in the S.T.E.M. programs
C.I.A. Undergraduate Scholarship Program
Developed for minority and disabled students
Dell Scholars Program
Davis-Putter Scholarship Fund
Scholarship fund for students devoted to social justice and social change
Development Fund for Black Students in Science & Technology
Endowment fund for students enrolled in science & technical fields at HBCUs
Tom Joyner Foundation Full Ride Scholarship
Offers a full ride scholarship to one student attending a HBCU
Koch Scholars Program
The program managed by the UNCF, offers renewable scholarship opportunities to exemplary undergraduate students in Accounting, Business, Economics, Engineering, History, Philosophy or Political Science. Deadline to apply is July 15
Microsoft University Careers
Provides internships in various technical and non-technical areas
NASA Aeronautics Scholars Program (Senior phyics students)
Radio, Television, Digital News Association
Offers various scholarships to students in journalism and broadcasting programs
Ron Brown Scholarship Program
Xerox Minority Scholarships (opens March 2015)
Provides between $1,000 & $10,000 to minority students enrolled in technical degree programs
Wells Fargo CollegeSTEPS Program
Provides $1,000 scholarships to new and current students
Please be aware of scholarship scams: