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.
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
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Gateway to the U.S. Government
Students.gov is a cooperative effort between federal agencies,
other parts of the higher education community, under the leadership
of the U.S. Department of Education.
College Board is a national nonprofit membership association whose
mission is to prepare, inspire, and connect students to college and
has been hired by hundreds of leading institutions to stage and host
their official forms for admissions, housing, tuition, contributions
and other university commerce.
An informative and useful website, it contains on-line tools and a
wealth of information for students seeking scholarships.
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loans, grants, awards, internships/ by Schlachter, Gail A.,
1st ed. El Dorado Hills, Calif. Reference Service Press, c1999.
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.
aid for African Americans El
Dorado Hills, Calif.
Reference Service Press, c1997- 1st ed. (1997-1999)
Art & design scholarships : a
complete guide. Cleveland, Ohio, Conway
Greene Pub. Co., c1995.
to organizations Washington
State Arts Commission. Olympia,
WA: WSAC, 1996
School Younger Scholars Awards.
[Washington, D.C.] 1100
Pennsylvania Ave., N.W., Washington 20506 Division of Fellowships
and Seminars, National Endowment for the Humanities.
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
Scouting Report: An Insider's
Guide to America's Best Scholarships by Ben Kaplan
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.