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Current Open Scholarships

  • AdvertiseMint is very excited to let you know that we are offering a $2,500 scholarship to the School District of Philadelphia for creative students that show entrepreneurial characteristics. We would love to make the application for this scholarship available to your students.
Eligibility Requirements     
     Applicant must be within the ages of 18 to 25.
     Applicant must be currently enrolled at an accredited high    
     school, college or university in the United States by selection
     date or enrolled at an accredited high school, college or
     university in the United States during the time of submission.
     Students must create a video pitch for a company they would
     like to start.
     Applicant must submit application through our online form.
     Scholarship submission due by December 31st.
     Winning submission selected by January 31st.
  • The Annual Safe Driving Scholarship

    Driving-Tests.org is proud to announce a new $2,500 scholarship for all high school juniors and seniors, as well as undergraduate university or community college students in the United States.

    This scholarship is being offered to reward students for using their creativity to encourage safe driving behaviors.  Deadline is December 31, 2016

  • Apartment List Scholarship - As a company filled with many college grads, we know that college is an important life endeavor, but one that can be expensive. Therefore, we are offering a $2,500 scholarship to outstanding students who exemplify one or more of Apartment List’s core values. You may have mentored a fellow student, organized a fundraiser for charity, or gone on a humanitarian trip abroad. Whatever your achievements, we want to hear from you! Deadlines are: December 1, March 1, June 1 and September 1
  •  The Unforeseen Scholarship - Have you lost a parent due to violence, major illness or an accident?  Thie is a private scholarship program set up to provide assistance to Philadelphia High School seniors intending on going to college.  Deadline for the application is April 1, 2017


Scholarship Websites


Athletic Scholarships (For Student Athletes) - Athletic Scholarships are for student athletes who are being recruited by perspective colleges or universities and the coaches of those universities make the decision as to whom they offer these scholarships. If you believe that you are a student athlete worthy of receiving an "athletic scholarship" please contact the colleges or university coaches.

Fast Web - Great site to find additional scholarships to pay for college.

Additional Scholarship Websites - Click the link for a list of more scholarship websites.

Scholarship Coach, Vol 8 - Scholarship America wants to make sure the high cost of college doesn't keep students from earning their degrees, we're happy to bring you the latest free ebook in our Scholarship Coach series.This free e-book features more than 50 pages of highlights, tips and tricks for scholarship seekers in high school and college!

Scholarships for Computer Science MajorsOur Scholarships for Computer Science Majors guide takes a look at college financing options for CS majors and includes:

  • A look at federal student aid
  • A glimpse into the field of computer science
  • $500k in featured and segmented scholarships 

Scholarships for Undocumented Students - This link will take you to a book created by MALDEF that provides scholarship information in english and spanish for students of latino/hispanic heritage.

Scholarship Essay - If you need tips on writing a scholarship essay, click on the link for resources.

Financial Aid - If you are looking for some help obtaining money from the government for college, this section will give accurate and up-to-date information regarding financial aid during the school year.  

Paying for College


Don't know how you are going to pay for college?

For federal government assistance, you must complete the Free Application for Federal Aid (FAFSA) Application.

For the Class of 2016, the new FAFSA will open on January 1st, 2016.

Make sure that you visit the correct website: www.fafsa.ed.gov

Once you complete your FAFSA, you will have the opportunity to apply for the state grant that also provides free money for college.  Do not lose out on that extra money!  If you do not see the link, please make sure to log in to PHEAA (Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Authority) to apply for the state grant and for additional resources on how to find more funding for college.

Please note that scholarships are available now and you should be researching and applying for them throughout the school year!