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Scholarship Announcements: Mapping Competition, Xerox Technical and QuestBridge Scholarships

The weekend is nearly upon us, all you scholarship seekers! How has the summer been treating you in your neck of the woods? As I have been saying for the past couple of weeks, August is slow season for scholarship committees, but never fear: As the weather starts to cool in September, the scholarship deadlines […]

Finding Financial Aid for Graduate School

You may already be overwhelmed by undergraduate school loans to the point that you don’t even want to think about graduate school but finding aid for graduate school can be done! How much financial aid will largely depend on what field you are going into. For instance, there are more assistantships and fellowships available to […]

Competing for College Students

Throughout most of the application process the potential student is courting the college but as a recent article in the New York Times points out, when decision making time approaches the roles are reversed. Some schools will lay on the charm extra thick to entice students to choose their acceptance. Personal e-mails, letters, phone calls […]

Alaska Travel Industry Association Scholarships

The ATIA Foundation is offering scholarships for college. The ATIA Foundation annually funds scholarships valued at over $20,000 – and they’re not just for young people! All people interested in travel and tourism careers are encouraged to apply – Download the Application! (PDF) More information is available on their ATIA scholarship webpage. See website for […]

Scholarship Announcements: Doctoral Scholarship, Photo Essay Scholarship, Poverty Scholarship

I can’t believe it’s the last day of July. The start of school is right around the corner. Are you ready? Are your finances? If you are still trying to scrounge up cash to pay for college, look no further. I’ve got three great scholarships to help you fund your higher education. There is a […]

Scholarship Announcements: Asian Female Scholars and Thurgood Marshall Scholars

Happy weekend, all you scholarship seekers! It’s another record hot day here — but hey, all the better to stay inside, in the cool air conditioning, applying for scholarships, right?! As you know, every weekend at FinancialAidFinder, I try to make your search a little bit easier by posting about hot scholarship opportunities with upcoming […]

College Scholarships News #12

We’ve got some great opps for your today — big and small. You’ve got a whole weekend ahead of you, so why not sit down, fill out a few applications and whip up a couple of essays. Who couldn’t use several thousand dollars more for college? 1. The OP Loftbed $500 Scholarship Award: $500 The […]

Scholarship Announcements: Scuba Diving Scholarship, Business Aviation Management Scholarship, Essay Competition Scholarship

Happy Friday! My goodness, it’s a scorcher out there. All I want to do is sit in the pool! But don’t get out the sunscreen just yet if you still need to figure out how you are going to foot the bill for next year’s tuition. One of the best solutions to your financial aid […]

Scholarship Friday: OP Loftbed, Low Income Mothers, Dale Friedell Scholarships

Happy Friday, dear Scholarship Seekers! I hope you enjoyed a relaxing and productive week after that long 4th of July weekend. The weather has been hot and steamy here — and so have the scholarship opportunities! As you know, I am committed to making your search for free money for college a little easier by […]

Scholarship Announcements: Non-Traditional Student Scholarship, General Scholarship, National Security Scholarship

Happy Friday, Scholarship Seekers! I hope you had a productive week following that long 4th of July weekend. The weather is hot, hot, hot, and so are the scholarship offerings this week! As you know, each Friday at FinancialAidFinder, I list three scholarship opportunities with upcoming deadlines. This week, I have a $1,000 scholarship for […]