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Financial Aid for Hispanic Students

Financial Aid for Hispanic Students

With the tuition at both public and private colleges skyrocketing, contemplating the total cost of a college degree can be daunting. Luckily there are millions of dollars available in scholarships, grants ...

By Melissa Bearns
Published September 3, 2008
Colleges’ Anti-Scholarship Policies

Colleges’ Anti-Scholarship Policies

What seems like an oxymoron may actually be reality.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published October 15, 2013
Second Round Knockout: Survive Round Two of the Scholarship Game

Second Round Knockout: Survive Round Two of the Scholarship Game

You're confident in your application--but will it survive round two?

Stephen Borkowski
Published May 10, 2016
Nursing Scholarships

Nursing Scholarships

Whatever path you decide upon, Fastweb has the nursing scholarships you need to get your nursing degree and make your nursing career happen.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published August 8, 2016
Scholarship Best Practices

Scholarship Best Practices

Follow these scholarship best practices to improve your chances of getting noticed by scholarship providers and, ultimately, win!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published January 2, 2017
Scholarship Spotlight: "A GPA Isn't Everything" $1,000

Scholarship Spotlight: "A GPA Isn't Everything" $1,000

Have a strong extracurricular, leadership and/or volunteer record, but a lack luster GPA? If you answered "yes" than this scholarship is for you! This scholarship will award $1,000 to one student ...

Published October 16, 2009
Seeking Your Scholarship Letter of Recommendation

Seeking Your Scholarship Letter of Recommendation

Get the green light on your scholarship letters of rec.

By Roxana Hadad
Published April 21, 2009
Our New Look: 4 Ways to Make the Most of My Fastweb

Our New Look: 4 Ways to Make the Most of My Fastweb

Check out the new tools on My Fastweb.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published April 28, 2015
A Balancing Act: School & the Scholarship Search

A Balancing Act: School & the Scholarship Search

The early bird gets the worm when it comes to the scholarship game.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published October 18, 2016
Social Media-Related Scholarships

Social Media-Related Scholarships

The cool thing about these awards is that entries can vary from tweets and short-essays to creating and sharing videos and photos on your social media accounts.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published January 2, 2017
Scholarship Triathlon Leg Two:  Win $2,500

Scholarship Triathlon Leg Two: Win $2,500

Everyone deserves a scholarship, but only one will win the Scholarship Triathlon's 2nd Leg grand prize: Why I Deserve a Scholarship. Starting August 1, 2009, you can upload a 1-3 minute ...

Published August 3, 2009
Beware of Scholarship Scams. Part 2: Fraud

Beware of Scholarship Scams. Part 2: Fraud

Protect yourself and your wallet. Be able to identify scholarship scams.

Published April 21, 2009
STEM-Field Scholarships & Internships

STEM-Field Scholarships & Internships

The scholarships and internships on this list can help you achieve your STEM-related career goals.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published December 3, 2016
FastWeb's Winner Circle: Kathleen from Tennessee

FastWeb's Winner Circle: Kathleen from Tennessee

You could be the next member featured in the FastWeb Winner's Circle. E-mail FastWeb at info@fastweb.com if you've won a scholarship you found on our site.

Published August 31, 2009
Scholarship Opportunities for Men

Scholarship Opportunities for Men

Learn more about opportunities and scholarships for men.

Published February 23, 2016
Develop Your Scholarship Game Plan

Develop Your Scholarship Game Plan

To win the big game, you have to have a strategy.

By Ben Kaplan
Published January 5, 2013
Big Dig Scholarship

Big Dig Scholarship

Apply for the Big Dig Scholarship.

Published March 1, 2010
Olive Garden's Pasta Tales Essay Contest

Olive Garden's Pasta Tales Essay Contest

Apply for the Olive Garden's Pasta Tales Essay Contest.

Published January 14, 2011
Single Parent Scholarships

Single Parent Scholarships

Single parents comprise a large fraction of returning and non-traditional students. On top of working and parenting, single parents are stretching themselves even further to attain a higher education that leads ...

Published September 23, 2010
Winning a Scholarship

Winning a Scholarship

The most basic tip to winning a scholarship? Apply early, apply often.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published August 13, 2016