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Scholarship Providers of the Year Named

Scholarship Providers of the Year Named

Megan Barnes (left) and Kathy Simon Abels (right), from the Simon Family Foundation, accept the Independent Scholarship Provider of the Year Award from FastWeb Publisher, Mark Kantrowitz (center).

By Lauren Anderson Youngblood
Published October 29, 2009
FastWeb Winner's Circle: Jane Stanley from Indiana

FastWeb Winner's Circle: Jane Stanley from Indiana

Wondering who wins the scholarships posted on FastWeb? Students just like you win all the time! FastWeb has scholarships for high school, college, graduate and non-traditional students. Meet our most recent ...

Published October 14, 2009
Teens for Jeans Scholarship from DoSomething.org

Teens for Jeans Scholarship from DoSomething.org

Enter the Teens for Jeans DoSomething scholarship now!

Published February 4, 2016
Medical School & Pre-Med Scholarships

Medical School & Pre-Med Scholarships

Instead of becoming a doctor with debt, apply for these scholarships!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published August 3, 2016
$100k Scholarship Success Story: Shay Spivey, Scholarship Winner

$100k Scholarship Success Story: Shay Spivey, Scholarship Winner

Winning just one scholarship is impressive - but this student was ultimately awarded 22 scholarships, totaling over $100,000 throughout the five years she attended college.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published March 29, 2016
Get to Know the Scholarship Provider

Get to Know the Scholarship Provider

Patti Ross has been working as the Vice President of the Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation for 15 years. She also partners with FastWeb by providing insightful knowledge to students searching for scholarships ...

Published May 15, 2009
Negative Population Growth Scholarship Contest

Negative Population Growth Scholarship Contest

Apply for the Negative Population Growth Scholarship Contest.

Published February 11, 2011
Scholarship Spotlight: AmeriCorps Educational Award $4,725

Scholarship Spotlight: AmeriCorps Educational Award $4,725

Want to help those less fortunate than you and earn a scholarship at the same time? AmeriCorps is providing you that opportunity through TechMission Corps! TMC members serve in a 12-month ...

Published July 20, 2009
4 Scholarship Application Tips

4 Scholarship Application Tips

Expert scholarship application tips.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published March 11, 2015
Scholarships & Internships for Gamers

Scholarships & Internships for Gamers

This list proves that scholarships and internships are awarded for just about any hobby or activity you’re passionate about, including your gaming obsession!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published May 1, 2016
Fastweb Winner Circle: Marci from Iowa

Fastweb Winner Circle: Marci from Iowa

Marci Clark, who recently returned to school to pursue a double major in public relations and journalism, will have a little help with tuition this semester. Clark, 34, recently won $500 ...

By Leah Westfall
Published July 19, 2010
Scholarship Spotlight: Engineer Girl! Essay Contest

Scholarship Spotlight: Engineer Girl! Essay Contest

The 2011 Engineer Girl! Essay Contest is available to boys and girls in 9th-12th grade. In no more than 1500 words, describe an item that is used for disaster relief. Explain ...

Published February 4, 2011
Scholarship Spotlight: Iris-Samuel Rothman Scholarship $10,000

Scholarship Spotlight: Iris-Samuel Rothman Scholarship $10,000

The Iris-Samuel Rothman Scholarship is open to college bound, undergraduate, graduate, and post-graduate male students in all areas of study, who have lost their mother and have either lost their father, ...

Published October 22, 2009
Scholarship Spotlight: Akash Kuruvilla Memorial Scholarship, $1,000

Scholarship Spotlight: Akash Kuruvilla Memorial Scholarship, $1,000

The Akash Kuruvilla Memorial Scholarship is available to full- time undergraduate students pursuing post- secondary study. You must submit a 750- word essay answering the question, "What does the phrase 'The ...

Published February 9, 2010
Best Buy Scholarship

Best Buy Scholarship

Apply for the Best Buy Scholarship.

Published January 2, 2013
Scholarship Spotlight: Video Contest, $5,000 in Prizes

Scholarship Spotlight: Video Contest, $5,000 in Prizes

The Swackhamer Video Contest is open to students of all ages. To be eligible for this award, you must submit a video of no more than three minutes on the topic ...

Published February 16, 2010
Scholarship Criteria Fails to Represent the "Real" You

Scholarship Criteria Fails to Represent the "Real" You

I’ve been thinking lately about scholarships. It could be that we’ll be financing three college educations next fall and the need for scholarships has increased exponentially. As I search through FastWeb, ...

Published June 5, 2007
Scholarship Spotlight: Edison Scholars Program

Scholarship Spotlight: Edison Scholars Program

The Edison Scholars Program is open to high school students with a GPA of 2.8 or higher. Students must be planning to attend an accredited four-year institution of higher learning and ...

Published February 25, 2011
The Fountainhead  $10,000 Essay Contest

The Fountainhead $10,000 Essay Contest

Are you familiar with Ayn Rand’s The Fountainhead? If not, read up on it and enter this scholarship essay contest for your shot at $10,000. Ayn Rand was a novelist and ...

Published April 9, 2010
The Gen and Kelly Tanabe Scholarship

The Gen and Kelly Tanabe Scholarship

Gen and Kelly Tanabe are considered experts when it comes to college planning. They are the award-winning authors of eleven books on admission and scholarships. The Gen and Kelly Tanabe Scholarship ...

Published March 15, 2010