Apply for as many scholarships as you can! Start early because many scholarships have early deadlines. Use this as a guide/starting point but there are many more out there! Remember, these are just a few that I have come across and in no way encompasses all that is out there.
Free Scholarship Databases
Federal Financial Aid
Native American Scholarships
Migrant Student Scholarships
Community Service Scholarships
Merit Based Scholarships
Also, check with your varsity coaches for athletic scholarship opportunities.
Overcoming Adversity Scholarships
Hobbies and Interests Scholarships
Scholarship Essay and Other contests
Other Programs for Youth
Make sure that you document your community service. It should be outside family, have a brief description of activity, date and hours served, signature and phone number of witness/supervisor, and no family members may sign.
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