Scholarships & Financial Aid Websites

Information on Federal Grants and Loans:

www.ed.gov- information for students and parents about grants, loans, works study and tax credits for education

www.fafsa.ed.gov- apply for federal aid

www.finaid.org- aid estimator and scholarship search

 

College Planning and Scholarship Search Engines:

www.petersons.com- search for schools and scholarships

www.collegeboard.com- scholarship search and financial planning resource

www.mappingyourfuture.org- resources for selecting a college, paying for school and choosing a career

www.collegeview.com- compares colleges by location, cost, majors and demographic

www.educationplanner.org- one-stop career and college planning site

www.colege4tn.org- one-stop career and college planning site for TN residents

 

Specific Scholarships Available: 

www.tsac.gov- scholarships and grants for TN residents

www.collegescholarships.org/scholarships/non-traditional- scholarships for non-traditional students

www.collegescholarships.org/scholarships/adult-stuents- scholarships for adult students

www.coca-colascholars.org- scholarships sponsored by Coca-Cola Company

www.gmsp.org- the Gates Millennium Scholarships program

www.blackstudentfund.org- comprehensive program serving African Americans

www.uncf.org- financial aid from the United Negro College Fund

www.rankinfoundation.org-scholarships for low income women ages 35 and older

www.truman.gov- provides funding for students pursuing degrees in public service fields

www.hsf.net- scholarships for Hispanic/Latino students

www.aarpfoundationwlc.org- scholarships through AARP Women’s Scholarship Program

www.alphasigmalambda.org- honor society for adult students in higher education, offers a yearly scholarship

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