External Scholarships

The scholarship links listed on this page are provided as a courtesy and are for your information only. They are not administered through Cleveland State University. If you have questions or concerns about them please address them with the appropriate company/contact person if listed. Deadlines vary.

External Scholarships:

Civil Engineering


General Engineering

Rocco Basile Giving. $1000 scholarship. High school students graduating this year who have been accepted into an accredited college, univeristy, trade or design school OR students who are currently enrolled in an accredited college, university, trade or design school. Applicants do not have to be pursuing a photography degree, nor have to be experts. Looking for students who will be inspired by scholarship prompt (How can the power or photography change the world?) and perhaps even continue photography and an interest in social consciousness long after the application process. Deadline March 1, 2018. Follow this link to apply 

Ohio Oil and Gas Energy Education Foundation: Deadline Dec 1, 2016 through March 1, 2017. $1000 annual scholarship maybe renewed up to 4 years. Must be U.S. citizen, must be an Ohio Resident or student attending an accredited Ohio college, university  and maintain a gpa of 2.5 or higher. Download the application at website:    

Zonta Club of Cleveland Foundation must be/have: resident of Cuyahoga County; attended an institution of higher learning in Ohio: GPA of 3.0 or higher; completed at least one year of post secondary study; and get a recommendation letter from a faculty member or other appropriate University official.  Check out for the application. 

Nordson BUILDS Scholarship Program (Deadline, May 15) Go to this website: and use this passcode: BUILDS2016 (its case sensitve).

AfterCollege (deadline, March 31, 2016).




Graduates and Young Professionals