• Federal Student Aid: General information on the financial aid process from scholarships, to federal aid, to student and parent loans.

    Scholarship Search Sites with Local and National Scholarships:

    Going Merry- A free scholarship and financial aid platform.  We post most of our local scholarships here in February-March.  They use auto-filled forms and bundled scholarships to minimize the amount of time it takes to apply.

    The Scholarship Foundation of Saint Louis The Scholarship Foundation of St. Louis, a nonprofit organization founded in 1920, is based upon the conviction that an educated society is essential to a healthy democracy. The Scholarship Foundation provides access to postsecondary education to members of our community who otherwise would not have the financial means to fulfill their educational goals.

    St. Louis Graduates - St. Louis Graduates is a collaborative network of K-12 and higher education, youth serving non-profit organizations, business and philanthropy committed to eliminating equity gaps in postsecondary educational attainment for low-income students and Black students.  Scholarship Central is a free online system connecting students to over 100 scholarships and intere-free loan programs.  Many of the scholarships here are specifically for the St. Louis region or Missouri.

    Other Scholarship Search Sites: (These are national search sites.  If you choose to try these sites, start with one or two. You may want to consider opening a new email account because you will get lots of mail!  Do not give your social security number or pay for any applications!) 

    National Scholarship Providers
    Sallie Mae 
    College Raptor
    School Soup 
    Student Scholarships
    Next Step U 
    College Net
    Scholarships for Students with Disabilities
    Imagine America Foundation- Scholarships for high school seniors or recent graduates planning to attend a career school participating in the Imagine America High School Scholarship program.
    Pay For College Resource- Information provided by Sallie Mae