Scholarship Search

Finding and Applying for Scholarships

Federal Student Aid

GENERAL INFORMATION

FinAid! – links to: scholarships, grants, loans, graduate aid
Federal Student Aid – information from the U.S. Dept. of Ed. on preparing for and funding education beyond high school

SEARCH ENGINES AND SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAMS

Fastweb – create a profile and let fastweb do the research for you
Scholly – mobile app that provides students with a fast and simple way to find scholarships for college
CashCourse – information for college students to stay financially informed
Common Knowledge Scholarships Foundation– educational & scholarship opportunities for students of all levels
Cappex – free website where you learn which colleges want you, before you apply
Scholarships – free college scholarship search and financial aid information
Scholarship America – provides information and resources for your scholarship search
www.meritaid.com – free source for $11 billion in merit aid scholarships from 1,000s of colleges
www.brokescholar.com – find scholarships and use tools to stay organized and make the process easier
KnowHow2GO – complete information on college prep, whether in middle school or seniors
Hispanic Scholarship Fund – largest provider of college financial aid for Latino students
Latin College Dollars – scholarship information for Latino students
Thurgood Marshall College Fund – provide scholarships, programmatic and capacity building support to the 47 public Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs)
The Gates Millennium Scholars (GMS) – provides outstanding low income African American, American Indian/Alaska Native, Asian Pacific Islander American, and Hispanic American students with an opportunity to complete an undergraduate college education in any discipline they choose
Asian & Pacific Islander American Scholarship Fund (APIASF) – the nation’s largest non-profit organization devoted to providing college scholarships for Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders (AAPI)
American Indian College Fund – provides Native students with scholarships and financial support for the nation’s 33 accredited tribal colleges and universities
Dell Scholars Program – recognizes academic potential and determination in students that have a definite need for financial assistance
United Negro College Fund (UNCF) – awards 10,000 students each year through 400 scholarship and internship programs so that students from low- and moderate-income families can afford college tuition, books and room and board
www.zinch.com – connect with scholarships and learn about colleges