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Scholarships for Students with Disabilities

Students with disabilities often need to overcome many obstacles in order to attend college. This may range from managing medication, paying for doctors visits, arranging additional academic support, or needing financial assistance to cover expenses. Luckily, a number of scholarships exist to help students with disabilities fund their college education. Some of these awards are [...]

Agriculture Scholarships

Students who are planning to major in agriculture may not realize that there are numerous scholarships geared towards helping them finance a higher education. Some of these scholarships are awarded through private companies while others are offered through the government. While it can take some digging, there are a number of ways that students can [...]

Graduate Scholarships for Women

Are you a woman seeking to return to college for an advanced degree? If so, then this article may help you find some free cash to fund your studies. There are a number of scholarships geared towards women who are returning to graduate school. Many of these scholarships were designed to close the gender gap [...]

Washington State Scholarships

Students who have ties to Washington State have plenty of scholarships that they may want to consider. Some of these scholarships are reserved for residents of Washington State while others are open to students from anywhere who intend to matriculate in a university in Washington State. There are a number of way that Washington students [...]

PSAST Scholarships

PSAT scholarships are awarded through two programs: The National Merit Scholarship Program and the National Achievement Scholarship Program. The former program was established in 1955 and the later program was developed in 1964.  Entry into the program is fairly straightforward. Every year hundreds of thousands of high school students take the Preliminary SAT exam. Those [...]

Morehead Scholarship

The Morehead-Cain Scholarship was founded in 1951. The scholarship is open to undergraduate students who plan to attend the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. The scholarships are quite competitive due to the quality of benefits that recipients receive. A number of Morehead-Cain Scholars have gone on to win prestigious awards, such as the [...]

Unclaimed Scholarships

Every year many high school and college students worry about how to afford a college education. In addition, parents of high school students often wonder how to best finance their child’s education. Given the many individuals who worry about how to fund their education, it may come as a surprise that every year there are [...]

Private School Scholarships

Attending a private school is an appealing choice for a number of students. Typically, private schools are able to offer many benefits that public schools just can’t match. For example, many students are attracted to private schools due to the increased level of mentoring and individual attention they receive from faculty and advisors. Traditionally, private [...]

Scholarships for International Students

International students face a number of hurdles when it comes to attending a college in the United States. The application process can be challenging coupled with the task of learning to adapt to a new culture when the student arrives. Many international students are also worried about financing their education. However, many international scholarships exist [...]

Scholarships for College Students

Many college students face a perplexing problem. As recent high school graduates, college students are exerting their new found independence. Many move away from the home they grew up in for the first time ever. However, while attending college full-time, employment options are limited. Thus, the problem many students face is how to fund a [...]