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Scholarship Resources

Local Scholarships

(aka “Scholarship MASTER”)

Academic Resume &

Letters of Recommendation

Free Scholarship Search Sites

Missouri University Scholarship Pages

Financial Aid/FAFSA Resources

ACT Scores Required for Admissions & Scholarships – Document updated annually for popular Missouri colleges/universities

Accredited Schools Online – Click on the “Resources” tab at the top of the page for a variety of guides on financial aid & scholarships

American Indian College Fund – Providing Native students with scholarships and providing financial support for the nation’s 34 accredited tribal colleges and universities

Annuity.org – General information and tips to prepare for financing your post-secondary education

College Affordability and Transparency Center – Information for students, parents, and policymakers about college costs at America’s colleges and universities

College Board’s Scholarship Search – Find scholarships, other financial aid and internships from more than 2.200 programs, totaling $6 billion

College-Scholarships – Online colleges, scholarships, and degree programs

Debt.org – Site that dedicates itself to educating students and parents on important college-related financial decisions

FAFSA – Free Application for Federal Student Aid

FAFSA Frenzy – Assists students and families in completing the FAFSA

Fastweb – Find your dream school and a way to pay for it

Federal Student Aid – An office of the U.S. Dept. of Education

FinAid! – Public service site that has grown into one of the most comprehensive sources of student financial aid information, advice, and tools

Going Merry – Helps students find scholarships using a common application

Greater Kansas City Community Foundation – A local leader in charitable giving across the nation

Hispanic Scholarship Fund – The nation’s largest not-for-profit organization supporting Hispanic higher education

Infinite Scholar – Provides deserving, financially disadvantaged students and students of diversity access to the financial resources they need to further their education

Journey To College – Variety of information regarding college preparation, including financing your college education

Loan Calculator – monthly payment calculator for student loans

MO Financial Aid for College – Information on financial aid directly from the State of Missouri’s website

Money Geek – Understand common (and uncommon) ways of financing education and/or lowering expenses

National Assoc. of Student Financial Aid Administrators – Overview of financial aid for college

QuestBridge – Designed to connect bright, motivated low-income students with top educational, professional, scholarship, and life opportunities

Sallie Mae Scholarship Search – Helping families and students understand how to pay for higher education and create a financial plan for all years of school.

Scholarships.com – Helping students find money for college as well as learn about the entire financial aid process

Student Scholarships – Advertised as the largest scholarship database on the web

UNCF – The nation’s largest and most effective minority education organization