There are thousands of scholarships available for college students that can be narrowed down based on background, major and financial need. Use our guide to sort through scholarship opportunities based on eligibility and check out our resources for more information on how to pay for college.

Nitro Scholarship Opportunities


$5,000 Nitro Student Scholarship

Apply for the opportunity to earn a $5,000 scholarship by completing our scholarship survey, short-answer questions and participating in our social media activity.


$2,018 Nitro Parent Scholarship

Nitro cares about helping parents fund their children’s college education. That’s why we’re offering PARENTS the opportunity to earn a $2,018 scholarship from Nitro for their childs 2018 school year.

College Scholarship Guides for 2017-2018


Scholarships for Women

Women have been fighting for gender equality for centuries leading up to female-led scientific discoveries, technological advances and more. Explore hundreds of scholarships for women and narrow down options based on field of study, award amount and need-based aid.


Scholarships for Minorities

Colleges are more diverse every year, but with rising cost of tuition it’s important for students of every race to have the means to enroll. Find scholarships for students of African American, Alaska Native, Asian American, Hispanic, Native American and Pacific Islander descent.


Scholarships for the Disabled

Although opportunities exist for students with a wide range of disabilities, the cost of college can still deter high school graduates from pursuing higher education. To help you finance your degree, sort through over 130 national scholarships available for students with disabilities.


Scholarships for Veterans

If you’re a veteran who has served in the U.S. military, you and your family qualify for a number of scholarships and grants that will help cover the cost of higher education. Sort through over 80 national scholarships to find an opportunity that will help pay for your degree. 


Graduate School Scholarships

To help fund your graduate degree, follow our guide and use the interactive tool to sort through over 150 scholarship opportunities for graduate students based on your field of study and award amount.


Scholarships for Undocumented Students

Despite undocumented students inability to receive federal funding, there are still many options available to receive support. Use our guide to sort through 40 scholarship opportunities for undocumented students.


Scholarships for Single Mothers

If you’re a single mother or father looking for ways to help support your college education, use our scholarship guide to find specific scholarships created with you in mind.


African American Scholarships

Millions of dollars are donated annually to privately funded institutions, scholarships, grants and awards targeted specifically towards students of color. Help finance your degree by sorting through over 50 scholarships available for African Americans.


Native American Scholarships

Many opportunities exist for Native American students to receive support towards the pursuit of higher education. Use our interactive guide to sort through over 60 scholarships and resources available for Native Americans.


Scholarships for Hispanic Students

Massive amounts of opportunities exist for Hispanic and Latino students when it comes to financial aid. To learn more about how you can pay for college, use our guide to sort through resources and over 65 scholarships.