Links to College Scholarships


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http://thewashboard.org/

This is a free scholarship clearinghouse for WA students seeking college scholarships.

http://nakoo.org/

An online platform that brings together students in need of tuition support with companies and other contributors looking to make a difference. Prospective students put together a profile on Nakoo, where they divulge the school they would like to go to, the amount of money they need, their personal story, and some other information. Companies or organizations that fund scholarships, and other individual contributors, can donate to help these students reach their goals.

http://www.nextstudent.com/scholarship_search/scholarship_search.asp
Search for scholarships using NextStudent Scholarship Search Engine. Nextstudent.com has a database of more than 42,000 college funding sources comprised of more than 2.4 million individually awarded scholarships valued at over $3.4 billion.

http://www.finaid.org/otheraid/spanish.phtml
Ayuda Financiera del Estudiante en Español. Este documento proporciona la informacion sobre ayuda financiera del estudiante y becas en español.

http://www.collegeplan.org
The College Planning Network provides students, families, and education professionals with information on college selection, admission, financial aid and scholarships.

http://www.collegeanswer.com/index.jsp
Answers to all your paying-for-college questions, courtesy of education loan giant Sallie Mae. Search the database of more than 2.4 million scholarships worth more than 14 billion dollars (powered by Scholarship Experts database). Using the Search for Schools function (powered by Peterson's database), you can compare up to three schools side by side, including tuition costs, nearest airport and the percent of students with full-time job offers within six months of graduation. Most of the site is also available in Spanish.

http://www.collegeboard.com
This database is a free web version of the College Board's Fund Finder Scholarship Database. It lists scholarships and other types of financial aid programs from 3,300 national, state, public and private sources.

http://www.fastaid.com
One of the world's largest and oldest private sector scholarship databases with 20 years of scholarship research, constantly updated.

www.finaid.com/scholarships/
Search for scholarships that match your profile! Access to FinAid is free for all users and there is no charge to link to the site.

http://www.collegenet.com/mach25/
The Mach25 database contains over 600,000 awards totaling over $1.6 billion.

http://scholarships.com/
Since 1998 - Helping students of all ages find free money for college.

www.fastweb.com
With more than $3 billion in scholarships, this is the largest, most accurate and most frequently updated scholarship database. This personalized search compares your background with a database of awards and only those awards that fit your profile are identified as matches.

www.getcollegefunds.org
On this site, sponsored by the Oregon Student Assistance Commission, you'll learn how to pay for college, manage your debt, and apply for scholarships.
www.petersons.com
Prepare for your test. Find the right school. Explore financial aid. Advance your career.

https://www.brokescholar.com/
Welcome to BrokeScholar, the home of 650,000 scholarship award listings. Our members can use our free service to apply for billions of scholarship and grant dollars. Tell us about yourself and what you're into, and we'll match your profile to scholarships that apply specifically to you. After you check out your scholarship results, use our tools to stay organized and make the application process easier.

http://scholarshiphunter.com/
The FREE & EASY Scholarship Source.

http://www.studentscholarshipsearch.com/
A free Directory of Scholarships, Grants and Awards has just published: http://www.studentscholarshipsearch.com/Scholarships.pdf - Scholarship Searching Secrets, edition III. It is a good overview of tips, advice, tricks and tools available to parents and students searching online for scholarships and financial aid.

http://www.collegeanswer.com/index.jsp
Students wondering where to go to college and how to get there, or parents trying to unravel the mystery of the college and the financial aid application process, College Answer (formerly known as Wiredscholar) is the site for you.This is the Web's premiere destination for getting a head start on preparing for the world of continuing education. You'll find pointers on the entire "Going-to-College" process from preparation to getting loans. College Answer also has interactive tools that enable you to analyze the affordability of schools, compare financial aid award letters, and search for scholarships.

http://www.collegetoolkit.com/
The One-Stop Resource for Life After High School
All the college, scholarship, and career information you'll need to plan your future! We go beyond traditional scholarship search sites to provide students with superior search capabilities and direct access to online scholarship applications!

http://www.internationalscholarships.com/
The International Scholarship Search is the premier financial aid, college scholarship and international scholarship resource for students wishing to study abroad. At this site, you will find the most comprehensive listing of grants, scholarships, loan programs, and other information to assist college and university students in their pursuit to study abroad.

www.scholarshipsforhispanics.org
The National Association of Hispanic Publications' (NAHP) Foundation is able to make this resource available free of charge to thousands of aspiring Hispanic residents.

http://www.uncf.org/forstudents/scholarship.asp
The United Negro College Fund (UNCF) is the nation’s largest, oldest, most successful and most comprehensive minority higher education assistance organization. UNCF provides operating funds and technology enhancement services for 39 member historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs), scholarships and internships for students at about 900 institutions and faculty and administrative professional training.

http://www.college-scholarships.com/
The College Scholarships, Colleges, and Online Degrees page is designed to offer college-bound, graduate school-bound, and career school bound students of all ages information easy access to information about a wide variety of subjects which include:
  • free college scholarship and financial aid searches.
  • SAT and ACT test preparation tips, and more.
  • colleges and universities throughout the United States.
  • online degrees and distance education

We have put together an online directory of college and university admissions office email addresses and telephone numbers, college scholarship and financial aid office email addresses, and links to the home pages and online applications of more than a thousand colleges and universities. And, we have assembled a page of links to the very best college and university admissions, college scholarship, and financial aid pages on the web. You will even find information on graduate schools, the GRE and GMAT examinations, MBA programs, the TOEFL, community colleges, historically African-American colleges, and campus life.

http://www.chci.org/scholarships/
The Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute (CHCI) was established in 1978 by members of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus as a non-profit, non-partisan educational organization dedicated to developing the next generation of Latino leaders. CHCI’s educational services are designed to provide Latino students with the tools and resources they need to succeed in attaining a higher education. This premier scholarship opportunity is afforded to Latino students who have a history of performing public service-oriented activities in their communities and who plan to continue contributing in the future. There is no GPA or major requirement. Students with excellent leadership potential are encouraged to apply.

http://www.thesalliemaefund.org/smfnew/scholarship/index.html
 The Sallie Mae Fund, a charitable organization sponsored by Sallie Mae®, achieves its mission—to increase access to higher education for America's students—by supporting programs and initiatives that help open doors to higher education, prepare families for their college investment, and bridge the gap when no one else can.

http://www.scholarships4school.com/

The purpose of this free website is to provide students with the tools they need to make informed decisions about obtaining scholarships and other forms of financial aid.