Scholarships for College Freshmen

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Getting an early start is always a good idea. If you’re a first-year college student, these scholarships for freshmen can help lower your student debt and help pay for your college fees like tuition, living expenses, books, lab fees, and more. The sooner you start, the less you’ll have to pay back at graduation. Start browsing through our Scholarship Directory for college freshmen now and set yourself up for success. For even more scholarships, be sure to fill out a free Unigo profile to discover your personalized list of possible awards.

DialMyCalls.com Scholarship

This award is for U.S. high school seniors and undergraduate students who have a grade point average of 2.0 or higher.

Total: $1500 Awards:  2
Deadline:  August 22
2018

BJ Eckardt Scholarship

This scholarship is open to residents of Belmont, NH, who are entering their second year of college at any of the seven Community College System of New Hampshire institutions. Students must have financial need and a grade point average of 3.0 or higher; preference will be given to students who have participated in volunteer community service.

Total: $1000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  August 22
2018

David A. Copestakes Memorial Scholarship

This award is for U.S undergraduate students who are residents of New Hampshire and attend Great Bay Community College or NHTI-Concord's Community College. The student must major in electronic engineering or biotechnology.

Total: $750 Awards:  2
Deadline:  August 22
2018

Ronald F. Borelli Legacy Scholarship

This scholarship is open to full-time students at any of the New Hampshire community colleges. Students must have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher or be ranked in the top 20 percent of their class if an incoming freshman.

Total: $1000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  August 22
2018

Neal Davis Law Scholarship

The Neal Davis Law Scholarship is available for undergraduate and graduate students who submit an original essay of between 500 and 750 words in length.

Total: $1000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  August 24
2018

Rapid Formations Entrepreneur Scholarship Programme

This scholarship is available for U.S. and U.K. undergraduate and graduate students who submit an original, 800-word essay regarding his or her entrepreneurial goals and plans.

Total: $750 Awards:  20
Deadline:  August 24
2018

Hit The Books Scholarship

This scholarship is for students ages 18-25 who are enrolled in an accredited college or university in the U.S. Proof of college enrollment is required. Winners are selected based on the written essay and student needs.

Total: $500 Awards:  2
Deadline:  August 25
2018

Financial Sumo Educational Scholarship Program

The Financial Sumo Educational Scholarship Program is available for U.S. undergraduate and graduate students who submit an essay in response to one of this year's two topics. Click here to learn more about how you can apply today!

Total: $1000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  August 29
2018

AFSA Second Chance Scholarship

U.S. students currently enrolled in college or plan to enroll no later than spring of 2014 are eligible to apply for this scholarship. Students must read an essay about automatic fire sprinklers and take an online test to apply.

Total: $1000 Awards:  5
Deadline:  August 31
2018

Greg Baumgartner Annual Scholarship

The Greg Baumgartner Annual Scholarship is available for high school, undergraduate, and graduate students in the U.S. who have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher and unmet financial need. Click here to learn more and apply today!

Total: $1000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  August 31
2018

ExpressVPN Future of Privacy Scholarship

The ExpressVNP Future of Privacy Scholarship is available for high school, undergraduate, and graduate students who reside in the U.S.

Total: $5000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  August 31
2018

Achieve Today Scholarship Fund

This scholarship is available for U.S. college students who submit an essay or video on any of the following principles of personal development and performance: the "law of attraction"; "attitude of gratitue"; "positive thinking"; focusing on things you can controls.

Total: $1000 Awards:  2
Deadline:  August 31
2018