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Fastweb's Winner's Circle: David

Fastweb's Winner's Circle: David

Meet David, a 20-year-old from Gaithersburg, MD, and winner of GotChosen’s 40K to Give Away Scholarship. David is currently a junior at Montgomery Community College studying Environmental Science and Policy. David’s ...

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published December 14, 2012
Navigate Summer Scholarships

Navigate Summer Scholarships

Summer is what you’ve waited for all year long - a much needed break from academic life (if you're lucky). But it’s also important to remember to apply for scholarships to help pay for the school year ahead.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published May 12, 2016
Spring Scholarships

Spring Scholarships

It's time to spring into your scholarship search and get inspired with this list of spring-themed scholarships!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published March 29, 2016
Summer Break Scholarships: When and How to Apply

Summer Break Scholarships: When and How to Apply

It’s important not to slow down on your scholarship search this summer!

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published May 10, 2016
Scholarship Spotlight: Do Something -- and win $100K! High School, College, Grad, All Majors.

Scholarship Spotlight: Do Something -- and win $100K! High School, College, Grad, All Majors.

If community involvement is important to you, then this is YOUR scholarship! The Do Something Awards will offer up grants to five deserving young people out there making a difference. But ...

Published December 14, 2009
LGBTQ Community Scholarships & Internships

LGBTQ Community Scholarships & Internships

Fastweb is working to connect students with educational opportunities that will only further equality for years to come.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published May 31, 2016
Painting Your Scholarship Portrait

Painting Your Scholarship Portrait

Learn how to create your own masterpiece--and win!

By Ben Kaplan
Published April 21, 2009
Summertime Scholarships -- Apply Now

Summertime Scholarships -- Apply Now

Apply for these scholarships with summer deadlines.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published May 25, 2011
Valentine’s Day Scholarships & Internships

Valentine’s Day Scholarships & Internships

Valentine's Day is a time for love and, at Fastweb, we love scholarships!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published January 31, 2016
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
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
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
Social Media Internships

Social Media Internships

If you’re into social media, why not apply for an internship that involves social media skills?

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published May 17, 2016
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: Scholarships Can Reduce Your Need-Based Financial Aid

Beware: Scholarships Can Reduce Your Need-Based Financial Aid

Scholarships can actually reduce the amount of financial aid you receive.

Compiled by FastWeb Staff Writers
Published March 4, 2009
Luck of the Draw: Contest & Sweepstakes Scholarships

Luck of the Draw: Contest & Sweepstakes Scholarships

Contest and sweepstakes scholarships are fast, easy-to-enter and commonly offer opportunities for multiple entries.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published July 1, 2016
Athletes and Parents: Find the Right Financial Fit

Athletes and Parents: Find the Right Financial Fit

Student-athlete scholarships and tuition assistance play a large role in college selection.

By Richard Pound
Published April 21, 2009
Let’s Talk Scholarships: Application Tips

Let’s Talk Scholarships: Application Tips

If you’re debating on when to start applying, the time is now.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published July 30, 2014
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