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Community organizations and employers often have scholarships for students. If you are an entering freshman, check with your high school guidance counselor. Contact any organization with which you or your parents may be associated and ask if they offer scholarships to students.

FastWEB  A free online service scholarship matching service, FastWeb lets students create a personalized profile that can be matched against our expansive databases of colleges and scholarships. FastWeb also notifies students when new scholarships are added and application deadlines are approaching. FastWeb can also match their background with two- and four-year colleges across the country.

Student Gateway to the U.S. Government

Students.gov is a cooperative effort between federal agencies, students, and other parts of the higher education community, under the leadership of the U.S. Department of Education.

ExPAN Scholarship Search 

The College Board is a national nonprofit membership association whose mission is to prepare, inspire, and connect students to college and opportunity.

College NET MACH25 

CollegeNET has been hired by hundreds of leading institutions to stage and host their official forms for admissions, housing, tuition, contributions and other university commerce.

College Answer
An informative and useful website, it contains on-line tools and a wealth of information for students seeking scholarships.

FinAid
The SmartStudents Guide to Financial Aid scholarships

Books and Guides

How to find out about financial aid and funding : a guide to fellowships, loans, grants, awards, internships/ by Schlachter, Gail A., 1st ed. El Dorado Hills, Calif. Reference Service Press, c1999.

Higher education service-learning sourcebook Robin J. Crews, Westport, Conn.: Oryx Press, 2002.

Scholarships by Gail Schlachter, R. David Weber, and the Staff of Reference Service Press; introduction by Douglas Bucher. 2002 ed. New York : Simon & Schuster, c2001.

Financial aid for African Americans El Dorado Hills, Calif. Reference Service Press, c1997- 1st ed. (1997-1999)

Annual. Art & design scholarships : a complete guide. Cleveland, Ohio, Conway Greene Pub. Co., c1995.

Grants to organizations Washington State Arts Commission. Olympia, WA: WSAC, 1996

Annual High School Younger Scholars Awards. [Washington, D.C.] 1100 Pennsylvania Ave., N.W., Washington 20506 Division of Fellowships and Seminars, National Endowment for the Humanities.

Financial aid for study and training abroad San Carlos, Calif. : Reference Service Press, 1992- 1st ed. (1992-1994)

The Scholarship Book: The Complete Guide to Private-Sector Scholarships, Fellowships, Grants, and Loans for Undergraduates (Scholarship Book) by Ellen Schneid

The Scholarship Scouting Report: An Insider's Guide to America's Best Scholarships by Ben Kaplan

State Higher Education Agencies

These agencies provide information on state education programs, colleges and universities, student aid assistance programs, grants, scholarships, continuing education programs, career opportunities, and some guaranty agencies. Washington 1-360-753-7800 Oregon 1-800-452-8807 Idaho 1-208-334-2270


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