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Scholarship Saturday: August 2022

Looking for free money to pay for college? Check out this month's round-up of featured awards for Scholarship Saturday!

Scholarships are an incredibly important part of being able to afford your college journey. Unlike student loans, you don’t need to pay scholarship money back, so you should apply to as many as possible! Each month, CollegeXpress highlights upcoming awards and contests as part of “Scholarship Saturday” to help make your search a little easier. Check out the featured awards below, and be sure to apply if you’re eligible. Good luck!

Upcoming deadlines

$1,500 | CollegeXpress Back to School Scholarship
Deadline: August 31
How to enter: Complete registration on CX and answer this question: What is something you hope to learn in the upcoming school year?
Who’s eligible: Applicants must be 13 years or older and a legal resident of the US.

$1,000 | School Survey Sweepstakes
Deadline: August 31
How to enter: Review your school by completing the sponsor's school survey.
Who’s eligible: Applicants must be parents or students currently enrolled in a K-12 school or graduated within the last four years.

$500 | CollegeXpress Refer-a-Friend Scholarship
Deadline: August 31
How to enter: Share your unique CollegeXpress URL with your friends. The more friends who register, the more entries you’ll receive. 
Who’s eligible: Applicants must be 13 years or older, a legal resident of the US, and registered on CX as a parent, counselor, or student.

$500 | Courage to Grow Scholarship
Deadline: August 31
How to enter: Fill out the application online; short essay required.
Who’s eligible: Applicants must be a junior or senior in high school or a current college student as well as a US citizen. You must also have a minimum GPA of 2.5.

$1,000 | SuperCollege Scholarship
Deadline: August 31
How to enter: Complete a quick application.
Who’s eligible: Applicants must be a high school, college undergraduate, or graduate student.

Total: $4,500

Want to continue the scholarship search? Find even more awards using our Scholarship Search tool, and check in with CollegeXpress next month for another Scholarship Saturday.

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