Scholarship Opportunities

FAU’s 2017 Student Impact Award Scholarship (https://fau.collegiatelink.net/form/start/112381)

The Impact Award Scholarship was created to award students who display acts of perseverance despite hardships during their college career and are working toward leaving a positive impact at Florida Atlantic University. This is a one-time scholarship of $500 and is open to all students regardless of race or ethnicity. To apply, you must be a full-time undergraduate student with a GPA of 3.0 or higher (please see the website for further requirements, information and the application). All applications should be submitted by December 16, 2016 at 5:00pm.


  • Scholarship for Minority Students: http://www.affordablecolleges.com/resources/scholarships-for-minorities/

    Student loan debt has grown over 300% in the past 8 years, placing more of a financial burden across students nationwide. According to the U.S. Department of Education this affects minority students disproportionately. Visit the link for scholarship opportunities.

 

 

  • Scholarships & Financial Aid Guide for Women: http://www.moneygeek.com/education/college/resources/scholarships-for-women-guide/

    These are scholarships for women.  Some scholarships are for women in general, some are for women in specific majors, some are for minority women, some are for specific groups of women, and some have for very specific requirements.

    Additional Scholarships for Women: http://oedb.org/scholarships/women/ and  http://oedb.org/single-mother-grant/

    To help make college more accessible, the college planning experts at OEDB.org developed two holistic financial aid guides specifically for women. It breaks down available grants, scholarships, and fellowships, along with useful tips and tricks. These scholarships are designed for all women, including first time later in life, returning to school after long gaps of time, and attaining a degree while being a single parent.

 

 

 

 

 

 Last Modified 4/10/17