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.


$5,000 Nitro Parent Scholarship

If you have a child enrolling in an accredited college or university for the first time, apply to our parent scholarship for the opportunity to earn $5,000 scholarship for your college student!

College Scholarship Guides for 2017-2018


Scholarships for Women

Today, female college students outnumber their male counterparts, but that wasn’t always the case. 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

College campuses across the U.S. are becoming more diverse every year, but with rising costs it’s more important than ever for students of every race to have the means to attend college. Find hundreds of scholarships for minorities available for students of African American, Alaska Native, Asian American, Hispanic and Latino, Native American and Pacific Islander descent.