Outside Scholarship Information

Mines' students have the opportunity to apply for many scholarships that are funded from outside sources. The Financial Aid Office updates the Trailhead Financial Aid Resource page monthly with new listings of outside scholarships. Be sure to check the Trailhead page frequently.

Scholarship Search Sites

College Board

Hispanic Scholarship Fund

Pacific Northwest Scholarship Guide

Indian American Scholarship Fund

United Negro College Fund

Gates Millennium Scholarship

Scholarship for Non-Traditional Students

For information on the Daniels Boundless Opportunity Scholarship contact the Multicultural Engineering Program Director.

Free Scholarship Search Engines

Finaid.org offers a scholarship search tool and overview of scholarship opportunities

Fast Web

College Answer

Absolutely Scholarships

Scholarship Search for International Students

International Education Financial Aid

Other Sources of Financial Aid Information

FinAid Organization

US Department of Education - Student Guide


Student Gateway to the US Government

Scholarship Search Tips

Start as early as possible in researching privately funded scholarships.

Consider community organizations, parents' employers or other affiliations.

Use the FREE scholarship search services found on the FinAid home page.

Do NOT use search services that charge a fee and/or promise too much! Check the information available about scholarship scams here: Scholarship Scams and Services