researching scholarships

researching scholarships

the student records and financial services office recommends the following free scholarship search services to help you in obtaining off-campus scholarships.

note: this is not an all-inclusive listing of free scholarship search services. when researching scholarships, you should use your good judgment and never pay to apply for a scholarship.

  • the college board - find scholarships, other financial aid and internships from more than 2,200 programs, totaling nearly $6 billion.
  • petersons.com  - start by entering to win peterson’s world’s easiest scholarship and then search their scholarship database that houses over $10 billion in private aid.
  • scholarships.com  - search over 3.7 million college scholarships and grants.
  • fastweb.com – fastweb is your connection to scholarships, colleges, financial aid, and more.
  • chegg.com - browse over 25,000 scholarships for students like you. 
  • cappex.com - the nation’s largest, multi-billion dollar scholarship database.
  • niche.com - search lists of scholarships by choosing a category or get matched to college scholarships you are eligible for.

numerous scholarships are given to continuing students based on their academic performance while at alfred state. a special honors convocation is held each year to honor these recipients.

students can obtain further information from the admissions office or their academic department.