Directory of Scholarships

Athletic Scholarships

Student athletes are often busy finding that perfect balance between excelling in school and performing on the field. If you play a sport in high school, or hope to do so at the school of your dreams, check out these athletic scholarships to help you get there.

College-Specific Scholarships

Whether you enroll at a community college or a four-year university, there is a multitude of college-specific scholarships to help pay for college. Find a college-specific scholarship from our full list & apply online today!

Company-Sponsored Scholarships

Several companies and organizations sponsor specific scholarships to help students pay for college each year. View our full list of company-sponsored scholarships & apply today!

Full List of Scholarships & Grants

Be sure to search our full list of scholarships, awards, and grants. You may find a scholarship that you're interested in or qualify for, but that didn't appear in your original searches!

Merit-Based Scholarships

There are many merit-based scholarships available for students that demonstrate high academic achievement in school. View our full list of merit-based scholarships & apply online today!

Minority Scholarships

All students should search for scholarships, including minority students. A minority is anyone whose characteristics make up less than half of the percentage of a group. This includes racial and ethnic minority groups, such as African American, Hispanic, Asian, Pacific Islander, and Native American students. Other minority groups may be based on gender or other characteristics that classify students as underrepresented.

Our Scholarships

At, our primary goal is to help students find free money for college. That's why we provide a quality scholarship search service...but did you know that we are also a scholarship provider? Each month, awards a scholarship to one student who can best answer a short essay prompt in 250 words or less. We think our scholarships are pretty fun (and easy, too!). So, put on your thinking cap and apply today!

Scholarship Contests & Sweepstakes

Scholarship contests and sweepstakes typically don't require test scores or grades. These scholarship awards allow students to enter contests to win scholarship money. Search our list of contest and sweepstakes scholarships & apply today!

Scholarships By Major

Know what you want to study? There may be scholarships available just for your major. Students of all majors have access to hundreds of scholarships tailored specifically to their major. View our full list of scholarships by major & apply today!

Scholarships by State

Where you live could help you get free money for college. Our list of scholarships by state will help you find even more ways to apply and win money for college. Browse your state and apply now!

Scholarships by Type

Demographics are often used to categorize groups of people within a population. Just think: how do you identify yourself? What are your characteristics? Are you male or female? Are you a first generation college student? Do you have any diseases or disabilities? Is anyone in your family in the military? All of these characteristics are part of your identity, and many organizations give scholarships to students just for possessing one or more special characteristics.

Scholarships for Graduate Students

Already have a bachelor's degree? Keep going with these graduate scholarship programs. That’s right; there are scholarships and financial aid available to help you pay for grad school. Take a look and start applying online.

Scholarships for High School Students

Like most high school students, you’ve probably started to look at colleges and decide what you want to study. Now is the perfect time to begin your search for scholarships, too! There are hundreds of awards available for high school students, from freshmen up to seniors. Check out all the free college dollars waiting for you!

Scholarships for Undergraduate Students

Just because you’ve already started college doesn’t mean you should stop looking for scholarships. In fact, we suggest that you keep looking every year you’re in school. This list of scholarships for college undergrads will help get you started. Browse and apply online today!

Weird Scholarships

Looking for something out-of-the-box? There’s something out there for everyone – even when it comes to scholarship opportunities. Check out our list of some of the weirdest, oddest, and most unique scholarships to find extra money for college.