Browse By is the most comprehensive free online scholarship resource for private and college/university specific scholarships available to assist students in obtaining a higher education. Launched in 2006, has amassed over $40 Billion in scholarship data and is considered the leading source for students and parents searching for scholarships, grants and financial aid. The SchoolSoup's Scholarship Directory allows you to browse through our enormous database of scholarships by a variety of key categories.

However, with so many available scholarships, we can save you valuable research time by using our FREE scholarship matching platform. Securing Scholarship's takes time and effort, but it is a key ingredient in pursuing your academic dreams! Change or update your profile on a regular basis to ensure that you are being matched to only those scholarships that closely align to your student profile and to make sure any new scholarships in our database are added to your "My Scholarship" page.

BUT HERE'S THE SMALL PRINT. Like any great soup recipe, we can only give you the basics, such as hundreds of suitable scholarship matches. It's up to you to add the water and stir. That means turning up the heat and actually applying for all of the scholarships matches we give you.

Writing winning scholarship essays take time and planning

Many of the scholarship programs you'll find on involve writing a scholarship essay. Students, busy completing their final year of high school, can be are overwhelmed by this aspect of the scholarship application. This doesn't need to be the case. Read Article

The Importance of the Letter of Recommendation

When applying to colleges or scholarship organizations a good recommendation letter or reference could be the difference between acceptance and rejection. Read Article

Common Scholarship Application Errors to Avoid

There are a variety of mistakes that students make consistently when applying for scholarships. Here are the most common

How to Conduct a Good Scholarship Interview

An interview can be a very stressful situation as the reality sets in that how you do in that 15-30 minutes may decide if you are awarded that particular scholarship. Read More

How to Get a Scholarship - Book Time Off

When you first decide to start applying for scholarships it is difficult to know where to start. Most students immediately start applying to the first few scholarships they find without any thought for applicability or chances of success. This is a big mistake. Learn More

Scholarships with less Money

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