Financial Aid: Private Applications
Applications for Private Scholarships, Grants and Loans
Get started early to pursue private scholarships.
Every week or so, check your high school scholarship bulletin board for flyers
and announcements about scholarship opportunities.
Use a reputable scholarship search service to help
track down a wider variety of possible scholarship opportunities.
Remember that many of these services charge a fee for searching
Counselors and administrators have application
materials for many scholarships. You may need to call directly
to some sources for applications and other information.
Deadlines vary. Stay alert for
opportunities and be ready to fill out applications or write essays as quickly
as you need.