Three Easy Places to Find Scholarships in your City!
There is a ton of money out there for college and you’re probably wondering, “Where can I find it?” Of course there are popular websites like Fastweb.com and Scholarships.com; however, there are other resources available that you might not know about.
Try these three easy places to start your scholarship search.
Local foundations and organizations: Many local foundations have scholarships and grants available to residents of the area. In addition, check out organizations such as fraternities, sororities and professional membership groups in your area for more opportunities. Check each local chapter’s website for additional information.
Your employer: Collect more than a paycheck! Many companies offer tuition assistance or scholarship programs as a benefit for employees. Check with your manager to see what opportunities are available for you.
Check the guidance counselor’s office: Guidance counselors often receive information about scholarship opportunities via mail and email. Check with the guidance counselor’s office to see if any opportunities are available.