Free Application for Federal Student Aid - FAFSA
Check with the college(s) you are interested in attending. You may also want to ask your college about its definition of an application deadline - whether it is the date the college receives your FAFSA, or the date your FAFSA is processed.
|ACT'S Education and Career Planning
This free service can help you plan more effectively to meet college costs. The Financial Aid Need Estimator allows you to calculate both your family contribution and costs at specific institutions by taking you through two steps.
American Association of University women. NOTICE...I made "women" in lower case letters. That's BECAUSE any male student that looks at this scholarship puts it down. JUST BECAUSE it has the "w" word in it. Males CAN apply for this scholarship! Application (PDF)
Apartment List Scholarship - This $2500 scholarship is for outstanding students (18 years or older) who exemplify one or more of the Apartment List's core values (bold while pragmatic, endlessly helpful, making an impact, driven by data, succeeding together, & forever learning). For more information and to apply go to - https://www.apartmentlist.com/scholarship
CollegeAffordabilityGuide.org is owned and operated by a group that has been creating post-secondary education resources since 2008.
The Mach25 database contains over 600,000 awards totaling over $1.6 billion. Keyword Search gives you a quick way to narrow down to a particular scholarship or group of scholarships. CollegeNET sponsors an essay competition during the winter of each year. Entries are limited to individuals who both (1) apply to college via a CollegeNET-hosted web admissions application; and (2) are nominated by the institution at which they enroll. The grand prize winner is awarded $10,000.
CollegeScholarships.org: This website offers pre-college students a resource to search for offered scholarships (athletic, minority, by state, etc.) in addition to essay-writing tips, money-saving tips, and grants and student loan information.
FASTWEB has a massive scholarship database and search bar with incredible matching technology.
John and Mildred Peluso Italian American Scholarship: $1000 scholarship for student of Italian descent attending WVU.
Junior Duck Stamp Contest - U. S. Fish and Wildlife Service: For students K-12. Submit an original design which will be used to produce the Federal Junior Duck Stamp. Amount: $500 - $5,000. Either phone 703-358-1784 or visit https://www.fws.gov
Little General Stores - This scholarship will be awarded based on a combination of academic achievement and accomplishments and future aspirations. An independent panel will review the applications of all eligible seniors and choose the recipients. DEADLINE: MARCH 24TH, 2017
Scholarships123 - Search for Scholarships without having to register for a login.
Link for just West Virginia Scholarships is http://www.scholarships123.com/search?keyword=west+virginia
Student Athlete Awards Program: The National Milk Mustache "got milk?" Campaign, in partnership with USA TODAY, announces the Scholar Athlete Milk Mustache of the Year (SAMMY) Award Program, which recognizes 25 outstanding high school senior student athletes. Winners receive a $7,500 college scholarship, attend an awards ceremony and have an opportunity to be pictured in a special Milk Mustache ad.
Financial aid options that may be available to you include scholarships, grants, loans, and even work-study programs and assistantships. Private loans are another solution to helping you achieve your educational goals. And if you’ve served in the military, you can also take advantage of tax credits and benefits to help offset the cost.
Scholarships.com (West Virginia) You can look for scholarships based on a major. The good thing is, too, that you don't have to sign up or register to just look. You can go to the bottom of the home screen and click on "scholarships by major".
ScholarshipOwl - Register for Hundreds of Scholarships with just one application.
ScholarshipZone.com - You can jump-start your educational journey
StudentScholarships.org - Collection of Scholarships from the Web
The Underwood-Smith Teacher Scholarship Program is a state-funded student aid program designed to enable and encourage students to pursue teaching careers at the pre-school, elementary, middle, or secondary school level. Undergraduate and graduate scholarships, not to exceed $5,000 per academic year, are awarded on the basis of academic qualifications and interest in teaching. The objective is for a recipient to obtain a teaching certificate and to commit to the pursuit of a teaching career in West Virginia public schools.
WVACD - The West Virginia Association of Conservation Districts awards nine $500 college scholarships to graduating high school seniors who plan on majoring in an agriculture related field.
Students must submit applications to their Conservation District Office by the first Monday in March. Administrative Officers forward applications to the WVACD Office at 742 Airport Road, Sutton WV 26601 by the third Monday in March. Recipients will be notified in May. Applications must be submitted on the most recent form revised 04/05/2016. You can download this form below.
UniGO-West Virginia (This site allows you to search for scholarships by State and Type and has a link for a list of Colleges for each state.)