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We know you’re busy, so we're here to take the guesswork out of financial aid, college applications, and how to survive college life.

Peterson's Scholarships, Grants, and Prizes 2016 provides up-to-date information on millions of privately funded awards available to college students. It contains detailed profiles of awards based on ethnic heritage, talent, employment experience, military service, and other categories that are available from such private sources as foundations, corporations, and religious and civic organizations.

Inside you'll find:

  • Scores of profiles that include information on award amounts, eligibility requirements, application deadlines, contact information, and more
  • Easy-to-use indexes that allow you to search for awards by criteria like academic fields/career goals, sponsoring organizations, employment/volunteer experience, and more
  • A Quick-reference chart listing awards providing $2,000 and higher in order of dollar amount
  • Informative articles containing advice on avoiding scholarship scams, scholarship management organizations, and strategies for searching for and finding awards