Scholarships


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At Wilmington University we are committed to helping our students achieve their higher education goals. A number of scholarships are awarded annually. Find scholarships online, explore your options and apply.

Wilmington University Scholarships

These scholarships target Wilmington University students based on merit, need, or other criteria. Click the "Apply" button below to see a comprehensive list of scholarships.


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External Scholarships

Delaware Higher Education Office

Delaware Goes To College this web site has several scholarships listed for Delaware residents. Application deadlines vary.

Addiction Resource Scholarship

AddictionResource.com awards $3,000 in scholarships each year to students who share their vision for an addiction-free world. The winning applicants for first, second and third place receive scholarships in the amounts of $2,000, $700 and $300, respectively. The scholarship awards may only be used to pay for college tuition and/or education-related expenses.
he AddictionResource.com Scholarship essay contest is open to undergraduate and graduate students who are 18 years old or older. Applicants must be accepted to, or currently enrolled in a college or university located within the United States or in the District of Columbia.  Only one (1) submission per student is allowed.

The application deadline is May 31, 2016, at 5:00 pm Eastern Time. https://addictionresource.com/scholarship/

Urban Mattress Scholarship

The Urban Mattress Scholarship is a $2500 merit-based scholarship awarded once per year for students pursuing higher education with an emphasis on the social sciences, liberal arts, philanthropy, volunteer work, or any other related field.  US citizens or permanent residents with a minimum GPA of 3.0 enrolled in or planning to enroll in an accredited college or university in 2016 are eligible to apply.

AWARD:  $2500 awarded to one recipient per year.

DEADLINE:  Scholarships will be awarded once per year. Applications must be postmarked on or before June 30th, 2016 and will be awarded on or before July 31st, 2016.

Apply at: https://www.urbanmattress.com/scholarship

Quit Smoking Community Scholarship

Do you have something special to share with the world that can help bring awareness to the hazards of smoking? If yes, Quit Smoking Community has good news for you: we’re offering $3000 in scholarships every semester to those, who bring awareness to the dangers of smoking.. This is an essay contest and the winning applicants will be determined based on the content, style, and originality of their essays.


The application deadline is July 21, 2016, for Fall 2016 and January 21, 2017 for Spring 2017.  

Apply at:   https://quitsmokingcommunity.org/scholarship/

Eraser Clinic Laser Tattoo Removal Scholarship

The Eraser Clinic Laser Tattoo Removal Scholarship is a $1000 merit-based scholarship awarded twice each year for students pursuing higher education with an emphasis in one of the following fields: nursing, medicine, natural sciences, applied sciences, engineering, or a related field.

The application deadline is June 30, 2016, for Fall 2016 and November 30, 2016 for Spring 2017.  

Apply at:   https://www.eraserclinic.com/scholarship 

Philanthropic Educational Organization (PEO)

PEO is an organization that helps women pursue their higher education goals.  One of the opportunities it offers women is a continuing education grant known as PCEPCE is a need-based, one-time-only grant awarded for educational expenses associated with the cost of academic or technical courses including online courses. The maximum grant amount is $3,000, however, a smaller amount may be awarded. For more information, please visit PEO's web site.

http://www.peointernational.org/about-peo-program-continuing-education-pce

Essay Competition Scholarships: 

Several law firms are offering $1,000.00 college scholarships to the winners of their essay competitions. See the information in the links below to apply.  Application deadlines are between June 30, 2016 and December 31, 2016


http://www.victimslawyer.com/scholarship

http://lovenberglaw.com/medical-malpractice-lawyer-scholarship/

http://www.yourdelawareworkerscompensation.lawyer/scholarship/

http://www.bruninglegal.com/scholarship

http://brianzeiger.com/scholarship

http://militarytriallawyers.com/college-scholarship/

http://www.kcarplaw.com/scholarship/

www.clementslaw.com/scholarship

http://weisblattlaw.com/the-weisblatt-law-firm-llc-1000-00-scholarship/

http://clayburgess.com/scholarship/ ($2,500 Scholarship award)

Search For Scholarships Online

Use these services to find scholarships online.


Disclaimers:

Recipients of Wilmington University Scholarships are selected without regard to race, gender, religion, national origin, age, or disability unless otherwise stipulated by the donor. The amount of awards is subject to availability of funds. There is no guarantee of award of any scholarship in a given year. Scholarship donors and the Wilmington University reserve the right to modify scholarship criteria at any time.

Outside scholarships are not affiliated with Wilmington University. Please exercise caution when pursuing any outside scholarships. Wilmington University does not affiliate with or endorse any third party scholarship website nor does Wilmington University guarantee or confirm the validity of these scholarships and/or websites.  Use them at your own risk.

Unless otherwise noted, scholarships will be awarded in the form of a tuition/fee waiver. No cash award will be made directly to the recipient(s).