For Starting Students

— Finding Scholarship Money —

Starting college can be daunting pursuit when you consider the price for tuition, housing, supplies and books — books costs alone can reach to $800 or more each year. That is why scholarship money can be a big help.

Where to look:

  1. Scholarships:
    start searching for FREE scholarship money. Check with your school, community, and affiliated family organizations: view scholarship directory

  2. Grants:
    see if you qualify for any federal or school grants. This is FREE money that doesn't have to be repaid: use our scholarship directory to search grants

  3. Other FREE money:
    view our FREE money section on tips to pay for college and reduce expenses: view FREE money


Money You Need for College
use our College Money Map
to find the aid money you need.