Privately-funded scholarships are one type of financial aid for which students can apply. The funding may be national, such as Coca Cola and the Gates Foundation, or local, such as the Rotary Club or Junior Auxiliary.
Begin researching these types of scholarships as early as your junior year. Use our scholarship finder below, and watch for new scholarships throughout your senior year.
There are also national scholarship databases that allow you to search for scholarships. We recommend these for students: