Scholarships, Grants and Fellowships for Specific Populations

Fastweb.com - is a scholarship matching service, FastWeb matches users to scholarships based on their qualifications, meaning students have a better chance of winning. Their scholarship database contains 1.3 million scholarships.

Michigan State University Libraries Grants for Individuals - Search this database for grants for individuals such as scholarships, and for fellowships. The vast numbers of sources are listed by Academic Level, Population Group, and by Subject.

Hispanic Scholarship Fund - HSF’s mission is to strengthen America by advancing the college education of Hispanic Americans. HSF will achieve this mission by increasing the rate of Hispanics earning a college degree. This search engine allows you to search for scholarships by what your current educational level, and by the type of college you’d like to go to.

United Negro College Fund Scholarships - The UNCF’s mission is to enhance the quality of education by providing financial assistance to deserving students, raising operating funds for member colleges and universities, and increasing access to technology for students and faculty at historically black colleges and universities. This search engine lists various individual scholarships as well as some general scholarships.

The Point Foundation: The National LGBT Scholarship Fund - Point Foundation provides financial support, mentoring, leadership training and hope to meritorious students who are marginalized due to sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression. This website provides a general online application for various scholarships.

If you are pursuing another degree, search the web pages of various colleges and universities. Colleges and universities have numerous scholarships and grants that you may qualify for and that may help you decide where you would like to pursue another degree. This decision could be based on the amount of funds that you could qualify for at that institution over another institution.