Scholarships Articles

Scholarships for College Students: Sony Scholarship for Female Video Game Developers

By Sam Coren StudentAdvisor.com Staff Good news for those of you girls who dream of making games some day. Sony Online Entertainment, the makers of online games including EverQuest and DC Universe Online, offers a scholarship which aims to bring more females into video game development.  The Gamers In Real Life (G.I.R.L.) scholarship, now in […]

Scholarships for High School Students: 2011 National Financial Capability Challenge

By Sam Coren StudentAdvisor.com Staff Think you have a head for finance? Put your knowledge to the test and earn scholarship money for college! The Charles Schwab Foundation is teaming up with the U.S. Department of the Treasury and U.S. Department of Education to launch the 2011 National Financial Capability Challenge.  Win up to $1,000 […]

Will Your Parent’s Divorce Affect Your College Tuition Costs?

Many children who grow up with divorced parents are forced to deal with a plethora of challenges and obstacles they must learn to overcome throughout their lives. Now, thanks to a number of various studies and research, children of divorce have yet another issue to be concerned about; the rising costs of college tuition. According […]

How to Find Grants and College Scholarships

by Lisa Ruffino, for StudentAdvisor Paying for College Financial aid for college is a hot topic these days. The administration has made it clear that both higher education and finding the money to pay for it are a top priority. Good timing, too, since career changes and the development of new skill sets always rise […]

College Scholarship Winner Changing the World

In the spirit of Thanksgiving we want you to meet scholarship winner, Jon Duckworth, from Colorado State University who took the top prize of $2,000 in The Christophers’ Twenty-Third Annual Video Contest for College Students for his film Changing the World: One Molecule at a Time. The short film chronicles a childhood cancer survivor who […]

10 Scholarships for Single Parents

Are you a single parent? Have you taken time off from school to start a family and raise your children? Sooner or later you will most likely want to go back to school and continue or finish your education – and StudentAdvisor.com is here to help you! We have compiled a list of scholarships for […]

How To Apply For Scholarships

Let’s face it – there aren’t many people out there that can afford to attend college without any financial assistance. That’s why is it extremely important to apply for all the financial aid you are eligible for. Besides filling out the FAFSA, make sure you research available scholarships. Every dollar you receive can really help […]