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Scholarship Saturday: March 2024

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

$1,000 | Uncensored: Women's History Month
Deadline: April 4
How to enter: Read a banned book by a female-identifying author to celebrate diverse perspectives and expand your cultural awareness, then share your reflections about why the book should not be banned and how you’ll advocate for it in your school.
Who’s eligible: Applicants must be between the ages of 13–25.

$1,300 | CX March Madness Scholarship
Deadline: March 31
How to enter: Create a free CX account (or log back in) and answer this question: Will you be following March Madness this year?
Who’s eligible: Applicants must be 13 years or older and a US resident.

$1,000 | Too Cool to Pay for School Scholarship
Deadline: March 31
How to enter: To apply, simply complete the registration form.
Who’s eligible: Applicants must be high school, college, or grad school students currently enrolled full-time or planning to enroll within 24 months. Open to US residents, DACA and undocumented students, and international students currently studying in the US.

$2,500 | Superpower Scholarship
Deadline: March 31
How to enter: Complete the online short written response to this question: Which superhero or villain would you want to change places with for a day and why?
Who’s eligible: Applicants must be US citizens or permanent residents 14 years of age or older and currently enrolled (or planning to enroll) at an accredited post-secondary institution of higher education.

$2,500 | The "No Sweat" Scholarship
Deadline: March 31
How to enter: To apply, create an account and tell us your complete story through your profile.
Who’s eligible: Applicants must be 13 years or older, legal US residents, and currently enrolled in 8th–12th grade (homeschool qualifies as well).

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

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