No essay required to win a Burger King scholarship up to $50K

Burger King co-founder James McLamore placed value on education, entrepreneurial spirit, integrity, high standards and good citizenship. Those values defined him and now carry on his legacy in the form of the annual Burger King...

3 reasons to include index funds in your 529 plan

1.    Low costsCosts matter. With index funds, you’ll generally pay low fees and keep more of your money.Index funds have low fees because they don’t pay fund managers for their research time and expertise,...

Win a $5K Scholarship by Sharing a Data-Inspired Video by Oct. 31

Laurence Dutton/ Getty Images No one saw it coming. The computers shed their cords and climb into our hands, providing us with every bit of knowledge, entertainment and comfort we could ever imagine. While...

These Study Abroad Scholarships Will Help You Go Overseas Cheaply

Studying abroad is a game changer. A life changer, even. From the personal benefits of multiculturalism to the career benefits of having international experience on a resume, it’s hard to deny that studying abroad is...

Apply for $25K Horatio Alger Need-Based Scholarships by Oct. 25

What do Oprah Winfrey, J.K. Rowling, Jim Carrey and Horatio Alger Jr. have in common? (Ok, I know you’re thinking “Who is Horatio Alger Jr.?” but you probably learned about him and forgot — just...

File for FAFSA with the new mobile-friendly website and FAFSA app

Financial aid has a new, free app for your FAFSA form called myStudentAid. Tina Russell/ The Penny Hoarder Today is the day you’ve been waiting for. No, it’s not the Season 8 premiere of...

These Are the Best Affordable Colleges in Each State

I always knew I’d end up at Florida State University. My dad and older brother are diehard Seminoles — FSU alumni — and I’d grown up visiting the campus every year. If I had elected...

This No-Essay Scholarship Contest Gives Away $2,000 Every Month

DaniloAndjus/Getty Images Feeling lucky? Good, hang on to that. And if you’re not feeling organically lucky today, it’s time to track down a four leaf clover, pick up a lucky penny and rub that...

Write an Essay About Your City to Win This $1K Scholarship

Carmen Mandato/The Penny Hoarder Going to college is equally exciting and challenging, especially when you throw moving to a new city into the mix. Have you taken in the local flavors and culture of...

Write a Poem to Enter This $1K Power Poetry Scholarship Contest

Roses are red, violets are blue, and you could win $1,000 by sharing what a mentor meant to you. Is there someone in your life who has inspired or guided you along the way or...

You Could Score $500 in This No Essay Scholarship Sweepstakes

Alexa Vincent poses for graduation photos in St. Petersburg Fla. on Sept 12, 2018. Aileen Perilla/The Penny Hoarder College is expensive, and the folks over at Cedar Education Lending know that. That’s why they’re...

Here’s How You Can Win a $1K Scholarship from Pei Wei

Carmen Mandato/ The Penny Hoarder The fortune you seek is inside of you. Pei Wei, in partnership with Dr Pepper, is holding a “Creators of Fortune” contest where your sayings can end up as...

Enter the Create-a-Greeting-Card Scholarship Contest and Win $10K

Are you the creative and crafty type? Maybe Bob Ross is your hero? Then I’ve got good news. This...

ACES Scholarship Offers Money to Aspiring Editors

College juniors and seniors: Are grammar and spelling your thing? Do you value precise language and error-free copy?...

This VFW Scholarship Contest Is Worth Up to $30,000

Election Day is two months away, and the Veterans of Foreign Wars, or VFW, has two timely contests...

Here’s How to Save Money in College and Avoid Credit Card Debt

Finally. It’s what you’ve been waiting for. You’re headed off to college and freeing yourself from the yoke...

Apply Now for the Barbizon College Tuition Scholarship Program

A lot of college scholarships require essays, transcripts, recommendations and a history of leadership and extracurricular activity. Not the...

The Disney College Program Is Accepting Applications for Interns

College is the time to establish your adult life, but who says you can’t also live out a...

Annual Coca Cola Scholarship Gives 150 Students $20K for College

You know what’s sweeter than finding your name on a can of Coke? Being named one of the...

$2K Zombie Apocalypse Scholarship Takes Bite Out of College Costs

Do you lie awake at night making plans for the zombie apocalypse? Better yet, do you already have...
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