Search for Scholarships

Enter your information to find matches from over 24,000 programs, totaling over $1.5 billion scholarship dollars yearly.

See Matches Based on Your Background

Check out the filters below.


Do you have a special interest? Some scholarship programs are designed for students with a specific interest.


Select from a variety of situations that make you unique. Some examples: Child of Divorced Parents, Employed Student, Accepted into an Ivy League School, etc.


Are you a member of a community club or program? There may be a scholarship based on an affiliation of yours. Some include the Boys & Girls Club, Religious Group, Mortar Board, etc.


Select your citizenship or status from the 10+ options to find scholarships for students of all backgrounds. 


Some scholarship partners are looking to support students who are striving towards a certain profession. Enter your desired profession to see your options! 


Do you have something unique about your life that's not included in these other buckets? Check out the Miscellaneous filter to see if it is included here


View Open Scholarships

Here are a few of the many scholarships that are currently open to juniors and seniors.

Society of Women Engineers

Apply for a scholarship with a significant piece of work in one of five subject categories to earn up to a $50,000 scholarship. 

Open to All High Schoolers.
Deadline: Varies

Scholarship America

Explore a variety of scholarships and prizes on Scholarship America. In 2020, they served over 100,000 students and distributed over $273 million.

Open to All High Schoolers.
Deadline: Varies

United Negro College Fund (UNCF)

The United Negro College Fund (UNCF) scholarships are available to minority students throughout the United States.  A number of scholarship programs are offered through UNCF.
Deadline: Varies


BigFuture Scholarships

BigFuture rewards students who take steps to plan for life after high school.

Sophomores and juniors can now qualify for $500 & $40k drawings this month by starting their career list or building their college list.

Deadline: Varies

Frequently Asked Questions

See answers to the questions students most commonly ask about BigFuture’s Scholarship Search.