Scholarships and Awards

Luther believes that the gifts and talents each student brings to our campus are what makes this such a special college.

Because we place such a high value on what our students contribute to the campus community, we offer a wide variety of scholarships and awards based on demonstrated academic excellence, musical talent, and other criteria.

Scholarships from Outside Sources

IRMCA Scholarship

Iowa Ready Mixed Concrete Association (IRMCA) is offering multiple scholarships ranging from $500 to $5,000 to current students. Applicants must have sophomore status or higher by November 30, 2015 and must be pursuing a degree in an area of study that would prepare the students for a career in the ready mixed concrete or construction/engineering industries. Applicants must complete the application and write a 1,000 word essay addressing their career goals, objectives, and why the student is considering work in the ready mixed concrete industry. Interested students should visit Iowa Ready Mix. The submission deadline is November 30, 2015.

Vernon Memorial Healthcare Scholarships

Vernon Memorial Healthcare is offering several scholarship opportunities to current students who are pursuing medical, nursing, and other health care related careers. Applicants must have completed at least two years of study in a bachelor degree program, must have a GPA of 3.0, and must satisfy all application requirements. Interested students should visit VMH. The submission deadline is July 31, 2015. 

EveryCloudTech.com Scholarship

Everycloud Technologies is offering a $1,000 scholarship opportunity to incoming/current students. Applicants must maintain a GPA of at least 3.0 and must write an essay, between 500 – 1,000 words, addressing one of the two provided prompts regarding spam/malware. Interested students should visit EveryCloudTech.com. The submission deadline is August 31, 2015.

De Castroverde Law Group Scholarship

De Castroverde Law Group is offering a $1,500 scholarship opportunity to incoming/current students. Applicant must be a veteran of the U.S. Armed Forces with an Honorable Discharge and must write a 350 – 500 word essay addressing why you joined the military, how it affected your life, and what your plans are after college graduation. Interested students should visit DLG Team. The submission deadline is August 24, 2015.

Kenneth P. Carp Scholarship

The Law Offices of Kenneth P. Carp is offering a $1,000 scholarship opportunity to incoming/current students. Applicants must write a 500 word essay addressing the provided prompt regarding unemployment benefits. Interested students should visit K Carp Law. The submission deadline is December 15, 2015.

Thomas L. Dickson Scholarship

The Dickson Law Group is offering a $1,000 scholarship opportunity to incoming/current students. Applicants must create a 1 – 3 minute video response addressing the provided prompt regarding general liability insurance. Interested students should visit Dickson Legal. The submission deadline is May 15, 2016.

Make Us Proud Scholarship

OklahomaLawyer.com is offering a $1,000 scholarship opportunity to incoming/current students. Applicants must write a 140 word essay related to one of following topics:  personal injury, auto accidents, medical malpractice, dangerous drugs and medical devices, employment law, nursing home abuse, insurance law, car dealership fraud, and product liability. Interested students should visit Oklahoma Lawyer. The submission deadline is July 31, 2015.

The Zeiger Firm Scholarship

The Zeiger Firm is offering a $1,000 scholarship opportunity to incoming students. Applicants must write a 500 word essay addressing “what type of marijuana policy would best balance the economic benefits of legalization with the inherent risks associated with drug use”. Interested students should visit Brian Zeiger. The submission deadline is August 15, 2015.

The Big Apple Adventure Scholarship

Helicopter New York City is offering a $1,000 scholarship opportunity to incoming/current students. Applicants must an essay, 500 words or more, addressing what you would do in New York City if you received an all-expenses paid trip. Interested students should visit Helicopter New York City. The submission deadline is August 31, 2015.  

Reservation Counter Scholarship

Reservation Counter is offering a $1,500 scholarship opportunity to incoming/current students. Applicants must address four questions regarding various topics. Interested students should visit Reservation Counter. The fall submission deadline is October 15, 2015. 

Internet of Things Scholarship

Digicert is offering a $1,000 scholarship opportunity to incoming/current students. Applicants must write a 400-600 word essay addressing how internet connectivity has and will continue to evolve. Applicants must also have a GPA of at least 2.5. Interested students should visit Digicert. The submission deadline is August 1, 2015.

Internet Security Scholarship

Digicert is offering a $1,000 scholarship opportunity to incoming/current students. Applicants must write a 400-600 word essay addressing where you see internet security in five years. Applicants must also have a GPA of at least 2.5. Interested students should visit Digicert. The submission deadline is August 1, 2015.

HotelsCheap Scholarship

HotelsCheap.org is offering a $1,500 scholarship opportunity to incoming/current students. Applicants must be residents of the United States and answer four open-ended questions. Interested students should visit HotelsCheap. The submission deadline is October 15, 2015.

ADT Safe From the Start Scholarship

Advanced Direct Security is offering a $500 scholarship opportunity to incoming/current students. Applicants must write an essay, between 500 – 600 words, addressing the provided prompt regarding the home security industry. Interested students should visit Safe From the Start. The submission deadline is December 31, 2015.

Stroble Law Scholarship

The Stroble Law Firm, P.C. is offering a $500 scholarship opportunity to incoming/current students. Applicants must write a 500 word essay addressing the types of legal penalties that would deter drivers from texting. Interested students should visit Stroble. The submission deadline is August 15, 2015.

Minerva Associates Scholarship

Minerva Associates is offering a $2,000 scholarship opportunity to current, female students. Applicants must write an essay, between 500 – 700 words, describing the most creative way you have overcome prejudice in a school, social, work or professional setting. Interested students should visit Minerva Associates. The submission deadline is December 31, 2015.

Unhinge Scholarship

Unhinge is offering a $2,000 scholarship opportunity to current, female students. Applicants must write an essay, between 500 – 700 words, describing how the design around you influences both life and/or business. Interested students should visit Unhinge Hardware. The submission deadline is December 19, 2015.

Uche’s Law Firm Scholarship

Uche’s Law Firm is offering a $1,000 scholarship opportunity to incoming students. Applicants must write a 500 word essay addressing the provided prompt regarding the legalization of marijuana. Interested students should visit Criminal Defense Attorney in Chicago. The submission deadline is August 14, 2015.

Boling Rice, LLC Scholarship

Boling Rice is offering a $1,000 scholarship opportunity to incoming/current students. Applicants must write a 500 word essay addressing the provided prompt regarding distracted driving. Interested students should visit Boling Rice Atlanta. The submission deadline is January 15, 2016.

Albertson & Davidson, LLP Scholarship

Albertson & Davidson, LLP is offering a $2,500 scholarship opportunity to incoming/current students. Applicants must write a 500 word essay addressing what steps lawmakers can take to help prevent financial elder abuse from becoming an even larger problem in the future. Interested students should visit Aldav Law. The submission deadline is August 15, 2015. 

Psychology Access Scholarship

Masters in Psychology Guide is offering a $1,500 scholarship opportunity to current students. Applicants must be pursuing a degree in psychology, counseling, therapy, or social work, have a minimum GPA of 3.2, and write an essay, between 750 – 900 words, addressing how social media will impact psychology in the future. Interested students should visit Masters in Psychology Guide. The submission deadline is October 1, 2015.

NoHo Urgent Care Scholarship

NoHo Urgent Care is offering a $500 scholarship opportunity to incoming/current students. Applicants must write an essay addressing an experience in your life that has influenced your career goals and plans for the future. Interested students should visit NoHo Urgent Care. The submission deadline is March 24, 2016.  

Public Health Community Scholarship

MPHProgramsList.com is offering a $2,500 scholarship opportunity to current students pursuing a career in public health. Applicants must write an essay, between 700 – 800 words, addressing why you chose to pursue Public Health as an area of study and how you hope to contribute to this field. Interested students should visit MPH Programs List. The submission deadline is January 5, 2016.

Avomeen Science Scholarship

Avomeen Analytical Services is offering a scholarship opportunity to current students pursuing a career in science. The first place award is $1,000 and the second place award is $500. Applicants must submit a transcript and write an essay, between 250 – 400 words, addressing the moment you knew you wanted to pursue a degree in science. Interested students should visit Avomeen. The submission deadline is August 1, 2015.

DrugNews Scholarship

Drugnews.net is offering a $1,000 scholarship opportunity to current students who are pursuing a career in drug research or have family members affected by a permanent drug injury. Applicants must write an essay, between 400 – 600 words, addressing either why you wish to pursuit a career in drug research or how a family member’s drug side effect has impacted your future goals. Applicants must also submit a transcript and have a minimum GPA of 3.0. Interested students should visit DrugNews. The fall submission deadline is July 31, 2015.

County Office Scholarship

CountyOffice.org is offering a $1,000 scholarship opportunity to incoming/current students. Applicants must write an essay, between 500 – 1,500 words, addressing the prompt regarding your most important local county office. Interested students should visit County Office. The submission deadline is September 30, 2015. 

Greater Minds Scholarship

Lovenberg & Associates, P.C. is offering a $1,000 scholarship opportunity to incoming students. Applicants must have a minimum GPA of 3.0 and be affected personally or through a close relation by medical malpractice. Applicants must write a one to three page essay addressing your experience with medical malpractice and its impact on your life. Interested students should visit Lovenberg Law. The submission deadline is August 1, 2015.

Custom Furniture Scholarship

CustomMade is offering a $1,000 scholarship opportunity to incoming/current students. Applicants must write an essay, 1,000 words minimum, addressing the reasons why someone would want a custom piece of furniture. Interested students should visit CustomMade. The submission deadline is December 15, 2015. 

Custom Jewelry Scholarship

CustomMade is offering a $1,000 scholarship opportunity to incoming/current students. Applicants must write an essay, 1,000 words minimum, addressing the reasons why someone would want a custom piece of jewelry. Interested students should visit CustomMade. The submission deadline is December 15, 2015.

International Gem Society Scholarship

International Gem Society is offering a $350 scholarship opportunity to incoming/current students. Applicants must write an essay, 1,000 words minimum, addressing the provided prompt regarding the study of gemology. Interested students should visit Gem Society. The submission deadline is December 15, 2015.

K9 Carts Annual Scholarship

K9 Carts is offering a $1,000 scholarship opportunity to students entering the field of Veterinary Medicine. Applicants must have a minimum GPA of 2.5 and write an essay addressing one of the two provided essay questions. Interested students should visit K9 Carts. The submission deadline is August 31, 2015.

Zumper Apartments Scholarship

Zumper is offering a $1,000 scholarship opportunity to incoming/current students. Applicants must write an essay addressing how you’ve impacted your community. Interested students should visit Zumper. The fall semester deadline is November 15, 2015.

Study.com Liberal Arts & General Studies Scholarship

Study.com is offering a scholarship opportunity to incoming/current students who are pursuing or in the pursuit of a degree in the liberal arts, general studies, or humanities. Applicants must write a brief essay addressing how this scholarship will help you achieve your dreams. Interested students should visit study.com. The submission deadline is April 1, 2016.

Study.com Computer Science & Computer Engineering Scholarship

Study.com is offering a scholarship opportunity to incoming/current students who are pursuing or in the pursuit of a degree in computer science or computer engineering. Applicants must write a brief essay addressing how this scholarship will help you achieve your dreams. Interested students should visit study.com. The submission deadline is April 1, 2016.

Eraser Clinic Scholarship

Eraser Clinic is offering a $1,000 scholarship opportunity twice a year to incoming/current students. Applicants must have a minimum GPA of 3.0, submit a recent transcript, and write a piece, between 200 – 400 words, addressing the provided prompt regarding laser tattoo removal. Interested students should visit Eraser Clinic. The spring semester deadline is November 30, 2015.

Look Twice, Save a Life Scholarship

Insurance Providers is offering a $1,000 scholarship opportunity to incoming/current students. Applicants must create a video, artwork, essay, etc. that would raise awareness of safe driving.  Interested students should visit Insurance Providers. The submission deadline is December 1, 2015.

Discover Student Loans Scholarship

Discover is offering a $2,500 scholarship opportunity to incoming/current students. Applicants must enter into the sweepstakes and can proceed to share the sweepstakes to earn bonus entries. Scholarship drawings will occur:  September 7, 2015, December 7, 2015 and March 7, 2016. Interested students should visit Discover. The submission deadline is February 29, 2016.

Free Speech Scholarship

Miller Law Offices is offering two $1,000 scholarships to incoming/current students. Applicants must be enrolled in college, over 18 years of age, and maintain a GPA of at least 3.0. To apply, applicants must write an essay (500 words or more) on “Freedom of Speech makes America Great”. Interested students should visit Phillip H. Miller. The submission deadline is August 1, 2015.

Ignite AG Customer Advisory Board Scholarship

Ignite Advisory Group is offering a $1,000 scholarship opportunity to current students wanting to enter a marketing field focused around customer engagement or research. Applicants must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher and write a 300-500 word essay explaining why you would like to enter into this field or your value of customer-focused marketing programs. Interested students should visit Ignite AG. The submission deadline is October 1, 2015.

Brilliance Scholarship

Brilliance is offering a $1,500 scholarship to current students of any discipline. Applicants must submit a unique ring design and write a short piece (up to 200 words) about the design. Interested students should visit Brilliance. The submission deadline is August 1, 2015.

Future of Assisted Living Scholarship

SeniorAdvisor.com is offering two $2,000 scholarships to current students. Applicants must write an essay, between 500-750 words, addressing the provided prompt:  How can your major of study improve the lives of seniors in assisted living facilities in your town? Interested students should visit Senior Advisor. The submission deadline is December 31, 2015.

The Highrises.com Scholarship

Highrises.com is offering a $2,000 scholarship opportunity, $1,000 per semester, to current students. Applicants must be enrolled full-time and write an essay between 750 – 1,500 words addressing the provided prompt regarding high-rise condominium towers. Interested students should visit High Rises. The submission deadline is August 31, 2015.  

Small Business, Big Impact Scholarship

Insureon is offering two $2,500 scholarships to incoming/current students. This scholarship opportunity will be provided three times throughout the year with varying essay prompts. For the upcoming contest, applicants must write an essay between 500 – 750 words addressing your favorite small business and why you love it. Interested students should visit Insureon. The submission deadlines are as follows: July 31, 2015 and December 1, 2015. 

ShipDig Scholarship

USPostmail.org and shipdig.com is offering a $1,000 scholarship opportunity to incoming/current students. Applicants must write a 500 – 1,000 word essay addressing the most interesting item you have ever received in the mail. Interested students should visit shipdig.com. The submission deadline is September 15, 2015.

Healthcare and Life Sciences Scholarship

The Expert Institute is offering a $1,000 scholarship opportunity to current students who are pursuing a degree related to healthcare or the life sciences. Applicants must have minimum GPA of 3.0 and write an essay, in 500 – 1,000 words, addressing the provided prompt. Interested students should visit The Expert Institute. The submission deadline is December 31, 2015.

Goedeker’s Appliances Annual Book Scholarship

Goedeker’s is offering a $500 scholarship opportunity to incoming/current students. Applicants must have a 3.0 GPA or higher and write an essay of at least 300 words addressing why college and your particular field of study are important. Interested students should visit Goedeker’s. The submission deadline is July 31, 2015.

Goedeker’s Appliances Public Service Scholarship

Goedeker’s is offering a $500 scholarship opportunity to current students in a public service position and/or to the spouses and children of these public service employees. Applicants must write an essay of at least 300 words addressing why you deserve to be a scholarship recipient. Interested students should visit Goedeker’s. The submission deadline is July 31, 2015.

Innovative Smiles Scholarship

Innovative Smiles is offering a $500 scholarship opportunity to current students of all majors. Applicants must complete the scholarship application and address the provided essay question in no less than 1,000 words. Interested students should visit Innovative Smiles. The submission deadline is January 18, 2016.  

Karman Healthcare Scholarship

Karman Healthcare is offering two $500 scholarships to students whom suffer from a mobility disability. Entrants must write an essay or poem addressing why disability awareness is important. Interested students should visit Karman Healthcare. The submission deadline is September 1, 2015.  

Software Providers Scholarship

Software Providers is offering a $1,000 scholarship opportunity every three months to incoming/current full-time students in good academic standing. We’ll also publish a few of the top selections on our blog. Applicants must submit a 600-800 word essay on one of our two essay topics. Interested students should visit SoftwareProviders. The submission deadline is October 15, 2015.

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