Many high school and college students are highly motivated to search for scholarships, which is a good thing. Scholarship scams, however, are not. So before you dive into the scholarship search process, be sure you are aware of scholarship scams and how to avoid them.
Scholarships for Students who are 13 or younger
Children can start appplying for scholarships as early as elementary school years. Click here
The smart student guide for Financial Aid for a list of scholarships available to students who are 13 or younger.
A list of scholarships for high school students are listed as well.
Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
Go to http://www.fafsa.ed.gov/ to fill out the FAFSA application.
United States Department of Education http://www.ed.gov/finaid
College is Possible http:// www.collegeispossible.org
Financial Aid http://www.finaid.org
Free Scholarship Contests http://www.scholarshiphunter.com/freesweepstakes.html
How much money will you need to pay for your expenses after college?
Go to Reality Check to find out how much money you will have to earn to pay for all your needs and the lifestyle you want. (dream big but be realistic!).