Searching for scholarships can be a daunting task, but there's millions of dollars of free money out there to help you pay for your college education...you just have to know where to look!

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  • General Scholarship Application Sites
  • AIE Resources - Scholarships
  • www.aie.org/Scholarships
  • The Scholarship Quick Search allows you to easily search the database of over 15,000 scholarships. Simply enter one or more keywords into the search bar, click the "Search" button, and a list of scholarships related to your keyword(s) will appear.
  • CollegeData
  • www.collegedata.com
  • Find the scholarships that are looking for students like you — with your academic qualifications, interests, and other personal characteristics. To learn more about the scholarships in your results, view the CollegeData Scholarship Profiles. Find a scholarship you want to apply for? Save it to your Data Locker.
  • CollegeBoard Scholarship Search
  • CollegeBoard Scholarship Search
  • www.collegeboard.org
  • This online tool was created to help you locate scholarships, internships, grants, and loans that match your education level, talents, and background. Complete the brief questionnaire and Scholarship Search will find potential opportunities from a database of more than 2,300 sources of college funding, totaling nearly $3 billion in available aid.
  • FastAID.com
  • www.fastaid.com
  • One of the largest and oldest scholarship databases with over 30 years experience. Listings include private, graduate and undergraduate scholarships, fellowships and grants. Entries are constantly updated.
  • FastWeb
  • FastWeb
  • www.fastweb.com
  • A leading internet scholarship search service that helps students choose a college, pay for it and find jobs during and after college. FastWeb can help you find the money you need by matching your goals, hobbies, interests, and background with scholarship opportunities. Only those awards that fit your profile are identified as matches. There are more than 1.5 million scholarships posted worth more than $3.4 billion. If you supply an email address, they will notify you when new awards that match your profile are added to the database.
  • Mach25
  • www.collegenet.com/mach25/app
  • The Mach25 database contains over 600,000 awards totaling over $1.6 billion. Keyword Search gives you a quick way to narrow down to a particular scholarship or group of scholarships.
  • Scholarships 101
  • Scholarships 101
  • http://scholarships101.com
  • Search over 6.2 million individually awarded scholarships and grants totaling more than $16 billion. Scholarship listings are updated daily and no annoying pop-up ads.
  • Minnie Stevens Piper Foundation
  • www.everychanceeverytexan.org/about/scholars
  • This compendium contains a list of colleges and universities in the State of Texas, admission requirements, total expenses for an academic year, financial aid data and related information, helpful hints to the college bound, together with a calendar of various scholarship deadlines arranged by months.
  • UNCF
  • United Negro College Fund
  • www.uncf.org/
  • The UNCF has much to offer African-American undergraduate and graduate students. Their website has sections for: scholarships – 37 types in all; research fellowships; internships – worth up to $15,000 each; and 3 other financial assistance programs. These last three programs consist of: the Gates Millennium Scholars Program – which funds minority students through graduation at any college they choose; the UNCF Merck Science Initiative – which has scholarships, internships and fellowships of its own in biochemical engineering; and lastly the Social Entrepreneurship (USE) Fellowship Program – which offers students in teaching professions paid leadership internships. Students can also work through UNCF to find colleges nationwide seeking out qualified African-Americans to enroll.

    Supporting sites:
    Gates Millennium Scholars Program
    UNCF Merck Science Initiative
  • Hispanic Scholarship Fund
  • Hispanic Scholarship Fund
  • www.hsf.net
  • The Hispanic Scholarship Fund believes that the country prospers when all Americans have access to the opportunities a college education can afford. As the nation’s leading Hispanic higher education fund, HSF works to address the barriers that keep many Latinos from earning a college degree. In addition to scholarship opportunities for deserving Latino students, HSF offers a broad range of outreach and educational programming to help students and their families navigate through the rigors of college life.
  • Peterson's College Search
  • www.petersons.com/college-search/scholarship-search.aspx
  • Get free access to one of the largest undergraduate scholarship databases available! Peterson's Scholarship Search connects you with more than 1.6 million scholarships, grants, and awards worth over $6 billion. In addition to the scholarships that they award, Cappex , a site partner with Peterson, also has a scholarship database with more than $1 billion in independent scholarships and another database with more than $11 billion in merit scholarships offered directly from colleges nationwide.
  • Scholarships.com
  • Scholarships.com
  • www.scholarships.com
  • A free college scholarship internet search engine and financial aid resource, connecting students and parents with financial aid opportunities. Get recruited or scholarship offers based on your college selections and the data you provide in your profile.
  • Student Aid on the Web - Scholarships
  • https://studentaid2.ed.gov/getmoney/scholarship
  • This page is the Department of Education’s contribution. It contains a lot of consumer information. There is a search engine based on major of study. Users can create accounts and take advantage of other department offerings and save data for later.