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Scholarships for Students with Disabilities

Scholarships for Students with Disabilities

Whether you’ve lived with a hearing problem all of your life or overcome a life-threatening disease, there are scholarships for students with disabilities to provide every educational advantage. Typically, students with ...

Published August 19, 2010
Scholarship Spotlight: DNA Day Essay Contest

Scholarship Spotlight: DNA Day Essay Contest

The DNA Day Essay Contest is available to students in grades 9-12. Students must compose an essay of no more than 700 words that examine, question, and reflect on the important ...

Published February 18, 2011
Voice of Democracy Audio Essay Contest $30,000

Voice of Democracy Audio Essay Contest $30,000

“Does America Still Have Heroes?” If you’ve got an answer to that question, it could win you $30,000 in scholarship money. The Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States is ...

Published July 3, 2009
Scholarship Spotlight: Gen and Kelly Tanabe Scholarship

Scholarship Spotlight: Gen and Kelly Tanabe Scholarship

The Gen and Kelly Tanabe Scholarship is a merit-based program that helps students fulfill their dreams of a higher education. The scholarship is named for Gen and Kelly Tanabe, best-selling authors ...

Published January 19, 2010
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 August 8, 2016
Win $100,000 and Change the World

Win $100,000 and Change the World

Could you use $100,000 to change the world? The Do Something Awards celebrate young people 25 and under who are tackling a problem and changing the world. Five nominees will be ...

Published January 28, 2011
Get to the Point – and Win Scholarship Judges Over

Get to the Point – and Win Scholarship Judges Over

Be directive in your writing approach.

By Ryan Uricks
Published March 4, 2009
It Takes Two Scholarships or More

It Takes Two Scholarships or More

Work with your friends or classmates to win scholarship money.

By Bridget Kulla
Published March 5, 2009
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 12, 2016
Winning a Scholarship

Winning a Scholarship

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

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published August 13, 2016
Promotional Awards Can Make the Difference

Promotional Awards Can Make the Difference

Many students don’t win scholarships for college — that’s according to a recent FastWeb poll of over 40,000 college students. According to the survey, about 80 percent of respondents have not ...

Published May 18, 2009
Spring Into Your Scholarship Search

Spring Into Your Scholarship Search

Everything you need to spring into your scholarship search!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published February 16, 2016
A Few Strings Attached: State Retention Programs

A Few Strings Attached: State Retention Programs

How would you like to be rewarded for all those skipped parties, midnight cram sessions (and the good grades they got you) with a scholarship to Hometown U? OK, would you ...

By Jennifer LeClaire
Published September 3, 2008
Scholarship Spotlight: $5K, Open to All Majors! What Would You Do if You Had Cancer?

Scholarship Spotlight: $5K, Open to All Majors! What Would You Do if You Had Cancer?

Name: James "Rhio" O'Connor Memorial Scholarship Fund Provided By: Cancer Monthly, LLC Deadline: February 26, 2010 Type of Award: Scholarship Amount: $5000 Awards Available: Unspecified Website: http://www.cancermonthly.com/scholarship.asp Description: The James "Rhio" ...

Published December 2, 2009
Tuition Tax Credits

Tuition Tax Credits

Paying for a college education can be financially taxing. Fortunately, the Treasury Department has set up the Hope Scholarship Credit and Lifetime Learning Credit for students and their families. These credits ...

By Roxana Hadad
Published September 5, 2008
Lowe's Scholarship

Lowe's Scholarship

Apply for the Lowe's Scholarship.

Published November 13, 2012
Chicago High School Senior Wins $3 Million in Scholarships

Chicago High School Senior Wins $3 Million in Scholarships

Winning strategies from big scholarship winner, Arianna Alexander.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published June 25, 2015
Scholarships for Students Challenged with an Illness or Disability

Scholarships for Students Challenged with an Illness or Disability

Students prove, time and time again, that anyone can accomplish educational goals with the right motivation.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published January 12, 2016
"A Voice for Animals" High School Essay Contest

"A Voice for Animals" High School Essay Contest

Apply for the "A Voice for Animals" High School Essay Contest.

Published January 20, 2011
Scholarship Shout-Out: Coca-Cola Scholars Scholarship

Scholarship Shout-Out: Coca-Cola Scholars Scholarship

For over 25 years, the Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation has been fulfilling countless dreams through their generous scholarship opportunities. In total, the Foundation has provided over $51 million in scholarships; and just ...

Published May 20, 2014