Scholarships

Each one of these is a portal to dozens of scholarships. Click on each to see the hundreds of opportunities.

Additional STEM Scholarships are found at https://nmtc.org/stem-resources/stem_scholarships/


Added March 2017

Recently added is the below resource on 5,000+ colleges and universities in the US to find the ones that are both financially accessible for low-income students and have a track record of positive student outcomes. http://www.collegeaffordabilityguide.org/methodology/

http://www.reviews.com/best-scholarship-search-platforms/
Shows what you you should know, how to apply and where to look for scholarships

With more lectures and assignments being posted online by teachers, a laptop is one of the most essential learning tools a student can have access too.
Luckily, there are colleges that offer free laptops for students. The below link is a list of all the colleges where students can rent, or acquire a laptop just by enrolling: http://oedb.org/ilibrarian/guide-online-colleges-offering-free-laptops-ipads/

Congressional Black Caucus Foundation Visual Arts Scholarship

Create-A-Greeting-Card Scholarship

Green Home Improvement Scholarship

Laura W. Bush Traveling Fellowship

http://www.smartscholar.com/
Student Financial Aid Search Engine: Find & Apply for Financial Aid to Pay for College
Scholarships to Help International Students Afford U.S. Colleges

“No Essay” College Scholarship
United Negro College Fund Scholarships
Scholarship America Scholarships
https://www.yourmechanic.com/article/a-kid-s-guide-to-mechanics-and-engineering-by-maddy-martin. Thanks to 6th grader, Ayssa, and her encouraging grandmother, for alerting us to this website.
Financial Aid, Minority Students, comprehensive scholarship list includes financial aid opportunities exclusively reserved for African-Americans, Hispanics, women, and other specific minority groups, as well as more generalized awards that are made available to applicants belonging to any underrepresented demographic.

Additional information is available at:
http://www.onlineschools.org/financial-aid/minority/
http://www.onlineschools.org/financial-aid/minority/#General-Awards-for-Minority-Students
http://www.onlineschools.org/financial-aid/minority/#Scholarships-and-Grants-for-African-Americans
http://www.onlineschools.org/financial-aid/minority/#Scholarships-and-Grants-for-Hispanic-and-Latino-Students
http://www.onlineschools.org/financial-aid/minority/#Scholarships-and-Grants-for-Native-American-Students
http://www.onlineschools.org/financial-aid/minority/#Scholarships-and-Grants-for-Asian-American-and-Pacific-Islander-Students

Finding friendly colleges for your preferred orientation (LGBTQ)
Ayn Rand Essay Scholarships
Gates Millennium Scholarships (major)
Xerox Scholarships for Students
Sports Scholarships and Internships
National Assoc. of Black Journalists Scholarships (NABJ)
Saul T. Wilson Scholarships (Veterinary)
FinAid: The Smart Students Guide to Financial Aid scholarships
Presidential Freedom Scholarships
Minority Scholarships, from Accredited Schools Online
WiredScholar Free Scholarship Search
William Randolph Hearst Endowed Scholarship for Minority Students
Easley National Scholarship Program
Actuarial Scholarships for Minority Students
International Students Scholarships & Aid Help
College Board Scholarship Search

Burger King
Federal Scholarships & Aid Gateways 25 Scholarship Gateways from Black Excel
Scholarship & Financial Aid Help
Scholarship Links (Ed Finance Group)
FAFSA On The Web (Your Key Aid Form & Info)
Scholarship and Fellowship Opportunities
INROADS internships
EURoe Olympics of the Mind ‘A Scholarships
Graduate Fellowships For Minorities Nationwide
RHODES SCHOLARSHIPS AT OXFORD
Minority Scholarships Specially designed resource for minorities that includes comprehensive content and multiple in-depth guides on scholarships, grants and financial aid for minorities, veterans and students with disabilities.

ROTC (Reserve Officers Training Corps) – Each branch of the military (Navy, Army, and Air Force) offers scholarships in exchange for becoming an officer in that branch after graduation.
UNCF/MERCK Science Initiatives – Offers three scholarships for African American students majoring in engineering.
Sholarships funded through grants awarded by the National Science Foundation.
Greak Lakes STEM Scholarship – $2,500 scholarship for students majoring in science, technology, engineering, or math disciplines.
Harford County Public Schools – HCPS provides a list of local scholarships on their website. The scholarships vary in award amount, and they are open to high school students studying a variety of subjects.
CMHSEA – Check out this site for scholarships (and internships) provided by Central Maryland Homeland Security Educational Alliance. Scholarships are awarded to students pursuing a variety of fields. Scholarship amount varies with individual award.

High school seniors should also ask their school guidance counselor for more scholarship opportunities.

Scholarship search websites…