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External Scholarship Resources

Here are a few websites that may be of use as you seek out scholarship resources. These links are intended only as a courtesy, as we cannot vouch for the content or accuracy of the individual sites.

Scholarships for Local Students

http://www.patrickhenry.edu/future/futurefinances/scholarships
Site features scholarships available to all qualified students enrolled at Patrick Henry Community College.

http://jtmm.org/index.php
J.T.-Minnie Maude Charitable Trust.

http://www.newcollegeinstitute.org/NCIFoundation.aspx
Ben Gardner Scholarship available for New College Institute students.

Free Search Services

http://c3apply.org
C3 provides students and guidance counselors with search services of more than 3,000 institutions in the United States and their admissions, campus life, academics, etc.

http://collegeboard.org
Free online scholarship search services includes aid programs from 3,300 sponsors and also features college and career search capabilities.

http://collegenet.com/mach55
The MACH 25 database contains over 600,000 awards totaling $1.6 billion. Keyword Search gives you a quick way to locate particular scholarships or groups of scholarships.

http://fastweb.com
One of the largest free scholarship databases with more than 400,000 listings that matches students to scholarships.

http://wiredscholar.com
Provides access to the College Aid Sources for Higher Education (CASHE) database, one of the oldest scholarship databases, for undergraduate, graduate and post-doctoral candidates.

http://www.cappex.com/scholarships/index.jsp
Site features a free directory of scholarships. 

http://www.affordablecollegesonline.org/online-colleges/virginia/ 
The Affordable Colleges Foundation is dedicated to providing free higher education tools for current and future college students and their families. 

Financial Information Websites

http://www.shopsleuth.com/resources/scholarship-guide
Informative site with links to scholarship search engines focusing on specialized scholarships for minorites, specific fields of study, and other general scholarship resources. 

http://www.studentaid.ed.gov 
Site provides links to student financial aid information and explains all the necessary information students need to know about scholarships, work study programs, student loans, and more.  

http://www.collegeview.com/index.jsp
Site features an extensive financial aid search.

http://studentaid.ed.gov/PORTALSWebApp/students/english/index.jsp
Starting point for information on federal student financial aid. Includes links to publications, the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), and information on new tax cuts for higher education.

http://fafsa.ed.gov
Interactive web version of the Free Application for Federal Student Aid. (FAFSA)

http://finaid.org
Provides all types of financial aid information.

http://students.gov
Site provides links to federal information on scholarships/grants, loans, state financial aid, work-study and military funding. Site also includes information on planning your education, community service and career development.

https://scholarships.uncf.org/
Lists scholarship available to students attending historically black colleges that are members of The United Negro College Fund/The College Fund.

http://www.patrickhenry.edu/future/futurefinances/scholarships
Site features scholarships available to all qualified students enrolled at Patrick Henry Community College.

http://www.bestcollegesonline.com/financial-aid-made-easy/
Site provides a brief overview of what students can expect when seeking financial aid options.

 

Student Loan Information Websites

http://StudentLoan.com
Site features budget and student loan calculators, general information on student aid, and links to college search sites.

http://usagroup.com
Site features calculators that determine how much it will cost to repay student loans.

http://suntrusteducation.com
Site features student loan information and scholarship search engine.