The best place to start looking for scholarships is to check with your school counseling department for LOCAL scholarships. The national scholarships are bigger, but harder to get. There are often many local groups that give small scholarships that can add up. (Rotary Club, local veteran’s associations, women’s clubs, etc.) Here are some great websites for beginning the search in a more widespread manner.
A great way to start searching for scholarships that are categorized by major, age, gender orientation, and state scholarships to name a few!
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A curated list of scholarships that don’t require a social security number or proof of citizenship.