• Check The Hagan Scholarship web page for scholarship information, eligibility and application submission timeline. Application Deadline is December 1, 2023.

    The application is open December 1, 2023 – March 15, 2024


    My name is Kaitlyn Zucchi and I am the California Field Director.

    In 2004, I was awarded the Horatio Alger National Scholarship and I am

    now able to give back my time to helping others just like me. 

    The only reason most students submit an application is because a

    career counselor encouraged them to do so.


    Today, I want to encourage you to apply for this year’s

    Horatio Alger Scholarships.


    The Association awards 7 scholarships with a $25,000 National Scholarships

    And 51 students from the state of California with $10,000 scholarships.

     Key criteria for qualification:


    1.       Enrolled as a full time high school junior

    2.       Demonstrate critical financial need ($65,000 or lower adjusted gross family income is required)

    3.       Display integrity and perseverance in overcoming adversity

    4.       At least a 2.0 GPA

    5.       Be a United States Citizen

    To see more details, visit https://horatioalger.org/scholarships.   



    Additional Scholarships are available for your high school SENIORS to

    specific universities listed on the website. These range from $10,000 to $52,000.


    If you are looking for additional information, please visit our website.


  • Search Engines and Scholarship Programs

    • American Indian College Fund – Provides Native American students with scholarships and financial support for the nation’s 33 accredited tribal colleges and universities.
    • American Indian Graduate Center & AIGCS - The largest scholarship providers to Native students in the United States, awarding $15 million in scholarships annually and more than $200 million since inception. For almost 50 years, AIGC has funded students pursing undergraduate, graduate, and professional degrees in any field of study at any accredited institution of choice, working with over 500 tribes in all 50 states.
    • Asian & Pacific Islander American Scholarship Fund – The nation’s largest non-profit organization devoted to providing college scholarships for Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders (AAPI).
    • Cappex – A free website where you can learn which colleges want you, before you apply and learn about more than $11 billion in merit aid scholarships.
    • CashCourse – Information that helps college students stay financially informed.
    • Chegg – A place to connect with scholarships and learn about colleges.
    • The College Board Opportunity Scholarships - The program guides juniors and seniors through the college planning process and offers the chance to earn scholarships, from $500 to $40,000, for every action that students complete.
    • Common Knowledge Scholarship Foundation – Educational and scholarship opportunities for students of all levels.
    • Dell Scholars Program – Recognizes academic potential and determination in students that have a definite need for financial assistance.
    • Fastweb – Create a profile and let fastweb do the research on scholarships, internships colleges and more for you.
    • Going Merry - A free, one-stop scholarships platform. It matches you with scholarships and then helps you apply directly. It has both local and national scholarships and you can bulk-apply for multiple scholarships, which share similar essay prompts, using one application.
    • Goizueta Legacy Scholarship - Provides scholarships for the children of Coca-Cola employees.
    • HS Finder (Hispanic Scholarship Fund) – Scholarship information for Latino students.
    • Jack Kent Cooke Foundation - A national scholarship provider dedicated to advancing the education of promising students who have financial need. Open to high-achieving high school seniors who seek to attend and graduate from some of the nation's best four-year college and universities.
    • KnowHow2GO – Complete information on college prep, whether in middle school or seniors.
    • The NSHSS Foundation - The NSHSS Foundation fosters the growth of students pursuing the STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts, and math), business, economics, public policy, and environmental science and sustainability fields. The NSHSS Foundation connects young scholars with additional opportunities to advance their education, personal growth and career interests.
    • Peerlift - Proven scholarships, internships, summer programs, and more gathered by fellow students like you. (Founded by a team of 2017 Coca-Cola Scholars!Learn more about the creation of Peerlift.
    • Reagan Foundation Scholarships - Scholarship opportunities for outstanding student leaders.
    • Scholar Snapp - A free, simple to use data standard that allows students to reuse their application information - including contact information, essays, transcripts, etc. - from one scholarship application to another thereby streamlining the college scholarship application process.
    • Scholarships.com– A free college scholarship search and financial aid information.
    • Scholarship America – Provides information and resources for your scholarship search.
    • Scholly – A mobile app that provides students with a fast and simple way to find scholarships for college. (Created by Christopher Gray, a Coca-Cola Scholar!)
    • Thurgood Marshall College Fund – Provides scholarships, programmatic and capacity building support to the 47 public Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs).
    • UNCF – Awards 10,000 students each year through 400 scholarship and internship programs so that students from low- and moderate-income families can afford college tuition, books and room and board.
  • The 2024 Edison Scholars application is open through January 23, 2024. 

    Learn more and click HERE. Live application window: October 2, 2023 through January 23, 2024 8:00 p.m. PT
    Customer Service will be available until 2:00 p.m. PT on the day of the deadline.

    Edison Scholars was created to recognize the makers of tomorrow – students with big dreams to help power the future. The program awards college scholarships to help fuel your passion for making a difference by studying science, technology, engineering and math.

    The program is administered by Scholarship America®, the nation’s largest designer and manager of scholarships and other education support programs for corporations, foundations, associations, and individuals. Eligibility for individual programs is determined at the sole discretion of the sponsor, and eligible applications are reviewed by Scholarship America’s evaluation team.

    The sponsor has partnered with Scholarship America. Selecting the button below will redirect you to the Scholarship America Student Hub!


    If you’re going to college, your senior year of high school will be filled with a pretty intimidating to-do list. You’ll have to apply to college, sort through the financial aid information and decide where to go - on top of finishing out your high school education. In the midst of all that chaos, applying for scholarships can get lost in the shuffle. But while they may seem like an afterthought, scholarships are absolutely crucial if you want to reduce the cost of attendance. Click Here to learn how scholarships for high school seniors work, where to find them and how to apply.

    Students who are residents of or are attending college in the Golden State should look for California scholarships to reduce the cost of attendance and keep student loans to a minimum. These scholarships can be fairly broad or designed for specific types of students. For example, some may be exclusively for those in specific counties or regions of California. Read on to learn how to find, apply for and win California scholarships.

    Click for Scholaroo California Scholarships.


    The TFS difference - Our massive scholarship database provides you with access to $41 billion in funding, and grows at a rate of 5,000 new awards per month.

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