ERIC Number: ED185490
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980
Reference Count: 0
Rich or Poor, A College Scholarship Is Possible: A Guide to Scholarships without Financial Need.
Galford, Justin B.
This guide focusses on the availability of college scholarships and financial aid to students without financial need. Scholarships available through merit programs, athletic programs and endowment funds are discussed. Names and addresses are provided for various organizations which offer scholarships to students based on eligibility as determined by ethnic or religious backgrounds, handicaps, or college majors and career choices. Other organizations cited in this guide offer scholarships to members and their families. Various programs through which the armed forces can pay college expenses are also described. Other methods of defraying the costs of a college education are discussed in this guide and include work-study programs, advanced placement, contest awards, and scholarship-matching funds. Names of contact persons as well as organizations which have developed computer banks of scholarship services are provided. (NRB)
Descriptors: Advanced Placement, Awards, College Bound Students, Educational Finance, Eligibility, Endowment Funds, Higher Education, Private Financial Support, Scholarships, Student Financial Aid, Tuition Grants, Veterans Education, Work Study Programs
The Ellen Roberts Press, 7 North Drive, Livingston, NJ 07039 ($2.50)
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Parsippany - Troy Hills Board of Education, Parsippany, NJ.
Authoring Institution: Ellen Roberts Press, Livingston, NJ.