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Financial Need-Based Awards

Many scholarships are need-based awards. Financial need is defined as the difference between a student's cost of education and what the family/individual is expected to contribute. In order to be considered for need-based awards, students must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). The FAFSA is available at the Financial Aid Office, Enrollment Center @ The Tower, Main 1.100 or online at

Suggested Search Resources

As scholarships become available, they are advertised on bulletin boards across campus and online under the Latest Scholarship Resources. Eligibility requirements, application materials, and deadlines will vary for each scholarship. For additional scholarship resources, students are encouraged to search several Scholarship Databases available online. A listing of these resources is provided below.

Scholarship Databases

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