General Scholarship Search Engines and Information

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  • Alaska Career Information System: This site will teach the student the steps in the financial aid process and will create a personalized list of scholarships, grants, and loans for each student.
  • CASHE Scholarship Search: A free financial aid service containing thousands of private scholarships, grants, tuition waivers, internships, fellowships and loans.
  • College Board: Here you can locate scholarships, loans, internships, and other financial aid programs from non-college sources that match your education level, talents, and background.
  • College Connections: New scholarships are posted monthly. This free quality information includes all of the details you need to apply now, including eligibility requirements, deadline, amount, contact name, address, phone number and website of the scholarship sponsor.
  • College Net: Search for information regarding colleges and scholarships.
  • Education corner: Information on scholarships, grants and fellowships including current articles. 
  • Finaid Scholarships: Information regarding the Federal Financial Aid programs is available on this site.
  • NursingExplorer: Is a searchable scholarship database specifically for nursing students.
  • Sallie Mae's Scholarship Search Tool: Provides access to an award database that contains more than 3 million scholarships worth over $16 billion, and is expanded and updated daily.
  • Scholarly Societies Project: Facilitating access to information about scholarly societies across the world.
  • Scholarships for specific majors:Scholarship sources for majors such as art, biology, computer science, engineering, journalism, and nursing.
  • This is a free and trusted scholarship resource that allows students to search for updated and accurate scholarship information.  Since 2003 this website has been rated as "the best scholarship search engine" by in their "Best of the Web" review.
  • Offers a portal for International scholarships/financial aid along with newsletter subscription.