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 ResourcePDF versionText only version page throughout the year with new listings of outside scholarships (located under the Student tab). Be sure to check the Trailhead page frequently.

Scholarship Search Sites

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


U.S. Department of Labor

College Board

College Connection

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.

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