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Fastweb Winner's Circle: Stephen Nettnin Wins nearly $200k in Scholarships via Fastweb!

Fastweb Winner's Circle: Stephen Nettnin Wins nearly $200k in Scholarships via Fastweb!

Stephen Nettnin applied for six scholarships before he found one that stuck. And boy was it a big one! A sophomore at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in upstate New York, Stephen wasn’t ...

By Lauren Bayne Anderson
Published March 19, 2010
10 Scholarships You Can Apply for Today

10 Scholarships You Can Apply for Today

Remember, the more you apply for, the better your odds are of winning a scholarship.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published May 1, 2016
FastWeb Winner's Circle: Joanne Fernandez Wins $13K in Scholarships via FastWeb!

FastWeb Winner's Circle: Joanne Fernandez Wins $13K in Scholarships via FastWeb!

Joanne Fernandez has a fear of student loans. But knowing that her parents couldn’t afford to pay for both college and her dream of going to medical school, Joanne decided to ...

By Lauren Anderson Youngblood
Published December 2, 2009
Kiss Summer Goodbye Scholarships

Kiss Summer Goodbye Scholarships

Apply for these ten scholarships before summer ends.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published September 8, 2015
Winning Scholarship Essay Tips: Part II

Winning Scholarship Essay Tips: Part II

Follow these tips to create your own winning scholarship essay!

By Lauren Bayne Anderson
Published March 3, 2015
Beware: Student Scams!

Beware: Student Scams!

If it seems too good to be true, it probably is.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published September 8, 2015
Financial Aid for African-American Students

Financial Aid for African-American Students

Paying for college is tough. Luckily, many schools and organizations want to encourage access to higher education for African Americans and other minority students. Examples of some of the good financial ...

By Damon Brown
Published September 3, 2008
Fastweb's Winner's Circle: Daniel

Fastweb's Winner's Circle: Daniel

Daniel Guerriero won a $40k scholarship through Fastweb!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published May 9, 2013
Financial Aid for Native American Students

Financial Aid for Native American Students

College is a great way to build on your education and advance your career, but paying for it can be stressful. Fortunately, there are lots of financial assistance programs specifically for ...

By Roxana Hadad
Published September 3, 2008
Massive Scholarships for College Students

Massive Scholarships for College Students

You'll be happy you applied for these huge scholarships once tuition bills arrive!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published May 31, 2016
Scholarships for Everyone in the Family

Scholarships for Everyone in the Family

This Mother’s Day, why not do something nice for mom and apply for a scholarship?

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published April 12, 2016
Study Abroad Scholarships

Study Abroad Scholarships

Find scholarships to study abroad today on Fastweb!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published November 13, 2015
July 4th Shout for Cash Winner Announced!

July 4th Shout for Cash Winner Announced!

FastWeb’s Shout for Cash Contest went off with fireworks on July 4th. Nearly 16,000 users logged in for a chance to win $500. In celebration of our freedom of speech and ...

Published July 8, 2009
Winners Announced for Bank of America Student Voices Essay Contest!

Winners Announced for Bank of America Student Voices Essay Contest!

After 4,000 essays and a long week of deliberations, we have finally selected our two winners of The Bank of America Student Voices Essay Contest! The contest asked students to answer ...

By Lauren Bayne Andeson
Published June 29, 2009
Small Awards Pay Big Dividends

Small Awards Pay Big Dividends

Small scholarships can make a big difference.

By Stephen Borkowski
Published February 5, 2013
Coca-Cola Awards $3.4 Million in Scholarships.  Here's What They Look For.

Coca-Cola Awards $3.4 Million in Scholarships. Here's What They Look For.

Patti Ross, Vice President of the Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation, has been giving away money to students for 10 years. She often says that “scholarship providers aren’t mind readers,” but she’s letting ...

Published April 22, 2009
Scholarship Spotlight: The Morality of Profit Global Competition, $20,000

Scholarship Spotlight: The Morality of Profit Global Competition, $20,000

The Morality of Profit Global Competition is available to students with an interest in the topic of the morality of profit. Students must submit an essay of no more than 3,000 ...

Published January 25, 2010
Win $10,000 from Stuck at Prom® for the Best Night of Your Life

Win $10,000 from Stuck at Prom® for the Best Night of Your Life

2010 Stuck at Prom Winners. Photo courtesy of Stuck at Prom® Scholarship Contest from Duck® Tape.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published February 9, 2012
November is National Scholarship Month!

November is National Scholarship Month!

National Scholarship Month The month of November is devoted to raising awareness of the need for scholarship support for postsecondary education. Scholarships help students realize their dreams. (National Scholarship Month was ...

Mark Kantrowitz
Published November 1, 2010
Top Winter Scholarships

Top Winter Scholarships

Don't let the news of a longer winter get you down! Warm up and celebrate the snow with these winter-themed scholarships, instead.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published February 10, 2016