Scholarships That Could Help You Today

June 01, 2020 — Jt Spratley

First published on March 16, 2015

I wonder how much trouble I could get in for sharing this extensive list of scholarship programs. I received this list from a FAFSA rep while stationed on Fort Bragg. Apply for a scholarship. It’s free money.


Note: You may be eligible for loan forgiveness.

1. Ron Brown Scholar Program
2. Scholarships On The Net – advocacy-net.com
3. FastWEB Scholarship Search
4. The Harry S. Truman Scholarship Site
5. The Hispanic College Fund
6. Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarships
7. Marine Corps Scholarships
8. McDonald’s Education Scholarships (with UNCF)
9. Target Scholarships (Discontinued)
10. United Negro College Fund (UNCF)
11. Academy for Educational Development Fellowships (Discontinued)
12. Minority Health Program
13. Association of Latino Professionals in Finance and Accounting
14. The American Geosciences Institute (AGI) Scholarships
15. Minority Scholarships for Doctoral Students in Accounting
16. American Society for Microbiology Undergraduate Fellowships
17. Research Program for Women & Minorities Underrepresented in the Sciences (Discontinued)
18. Bristol-Myers Squibb Minority Fellowships in Academic Medicine (Discontinued)
19. Development Fund for Black Students in Science Scholarship
20. Tylenol Roothbert Fund Scholarships
21. Coca Cola Scholarships
23. National Merit Scholarship / State Farm Foundation
24. McNair Scholars Program
25. Undergraduate Scholarships – National Institutes of Health (NIH)
26. Sandburg UNM Scholarships
27. The ROTC Scholarships (My Future)
28. Sallie Mae’s free Scholarship Search
29. FreSch Scholarship Search – (freschinfo.com Discontinued)
30. Astronaut Scholarship Foundation (ASF)
32. Art, Film, Writing Scholarships/Competitions List ( xensei.com down)
33. Rotary Foundation Ambassadorial Scholarships
34. National Action Council for Minorities in Engineering (NACME) Scholarship
35. Athletic Scholarships Info – Collegescholarships.org
36. Scholarships Listings for religion, military, althetic, etc.Free-4u.com
37. The School Superintendents Association scholarships (ASAA)
38. Project Excellence Scholarships (Discontinued along with Washington Metropolitan Scholars)
39. Intel Science Talent Search
40. Alpha Kappa Alpha Scholarships
41. Discover Card Tribute Award Scholarships
42. United States Institute of Peace National Peace Essay Contest
43. La Unidad Latina Foundation Scholarships
44. Gateway to 10 Free Scholarship Searches – College-Scholarships.com
45. Gateways to US Government Grants/money – Grants.gov
46. American Institute of CPAs (AICPA) – Accounting Scholarships
47. American Psychological Association (APA) Scholarships and Fellowships
48. American Sociological Association (ASA) Fellowship
49. AmeriCorps
50. Coporation for National and Community Service
51. Bell Labs Fellowships for Underrepresented Minorities
52. Student Inventors Scholarships
53. Student Video Scholarships at christophers.org (Discontinued)
55. Holocaust Remembrance Scholarships – Holland & Knight Charitable Foundation (Discontinued)
56. Ayn Rand Essay Scholarships http://www.aynrand.org/contests/
57. American Fire Sprinkler Association Scholarship Program http://www.afsascholarship.org/
58. Gates Millennium Scholarships (major) http://www.gmsp.org/nominationmaterials/read.dbm?ID=12
59. Xerox Scholarships for Students http://www.xeroxstudentcareers.com/why-xerox/scholarship.aspx
60. Sports Scholarships and Internships http://www.ncaa.org/about/scholarships.html
61. National Assoc. of Black Journalists Scholarships (NABJ) http://www.nabj.org/html/studentsvcs.html
62. Saul T. Wilson Scholarships (Veterinary) http://www.aphis.usda.gov/audience/students.shtml
63. Thurgood Marshall Scholarship Fund http://www.thurgoodmarshallfund.org/
64. FinAid: The Smart Students Guide to Financial Aid (scholarships) http://www.finaid.org/
65. Presidential Freedom Scholarships http://www.nationalservice.org/scholarships/
66. Microsoft Scholarship Program http://www.microsoft.com/college/scholarships/minority.asp
67. WiredScholar Free Scholarship Search http://www.wiredscholar.com/
68. Hope Scholarships & Lifetime Credits http://www.ed.gov/inits/hope/
69. William Randolph Hearst Endowed Scholarship for Minority Students http://www.apsanet.org/PS/grants/aspen3.cfm
70. Multiple List of Minority Scholarships http://gehon.ir.miami.edu/financial-assistance/Scholarship/black.html
71. Guaranteed Scholarships http://www.guaranteed-scholarships.com/
72. Boeing scholarships (some HBCU connects) http://www.boeing.com/companyoffices/educationrelations/scholarships/
73. ROTC Military Scholarships (Navy, Army, Marines, Air Force) http://www.todaysmilitary.com/chart_mil_rotc.html
74. Easley National Scholarship Program http://www.naas.org/senior.htm
75. Maryland Artists Scholarships http://www.maef.org/
76. Jacki Tuckfield Memorial Graduate Business Scholarshiphttp://www.jackituckfield.org/
77. Historically Black College & University Scholarships http://www.iesabroad.org/info/hbcu.htm
78. Actuarial Scholarships for Minority Students http://www.beanactuary.org/minority/scholarships.htm
79. International Students Scholarships & Aid Help http://www.iefa.org/
80. College Board Scholarship Search http://cbweb10p.collegeboard.org/fundfinder/html/fundfind01.html
81. Burger King Scholarship Program http://www.bkscholars.csfa.org/
82. Siemens Westinghouse Competition http://www.siemens-foundation.org/
83. GE and LuLac Scholarship Funds http://www.lulac.org/Programs/Scholar.html
84. CollegeNet’s Scholarship Database http://www.collegenet.com/mach25/app
85. Union Sponsored Scholarships and Aid http://www.aflcio.org/scholarships/scholar.htm
86. Federal Scholarships & Aid Gateways http://www.fedmoney.org/
87. Scholarship Gateways from Black Excel www.blackexcel.org/fin-sch.htm
88. Patsy Takemoto Mink Education Fund (low income women &children) http://www.patsyminkfoundation.org/
89. Scholarship Links (Ed Finance Group)
90. FAFSA on the Web (Your Key Aid Form & Info)
91. Aid & Resources For Re-Entry Students
92. Scholarships and Fellowships
93. Scholarships for Study in Paralegal Studies
94. HBCU “Packard” Sit Abroad Scholarships (for study around the world)
95. Scholarship and Fellowship Opportunities
96. INROADS Scholarship and internships
97. ACT-SO “Olympics of the Mind” Scholarships
98. Black Alliance for Educational Options Scholarships (Shut down)
99. ScienceNet Scholarship Listing
100. Graduate Fellowships for Minorities Nationwide
101. Rhodes Scholarships at Oxford
102. The Roothbert Scholarship Fund
103. Pathways to Success
104. Warrior Scholar Project

Contributions from Outside Scholarships(Updated 15 Nov 2016)

  1. Geneseo Migrant Center Scholarships for Migrant Students
  2.  Print and Graphics Scholarship Foundation Scholarships
  3. Society of Women Engineers Scholarship Program
  4. 2016 Green Home Improvement Scholarship
  5. ENTELEC’s Wayne V. Black Scholarship
  6. VFW Auxiliary’s Young American Patriotic Art Contest
  7. Jeannette Rankin Women’s Scholarship Fund
  8. Diabetes Scholars Foundation

When there’s a will, there’s a way.

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