Community Scholarships and Grants

Scholarships and grants may be found through a variety of sources. Contact your local civic and fraternal organizations, employers and churches. Most programs have early spring deadline dates. Be sure to pay attention to these dates.

Don't be fooled by offers from scholarship and financial aid search companies that promise to locate financial aid for you for a fee. All of the information they offer is available to you free of charge from your high school counselor or the Office of Financial Aid. An example of a free customized scholarship search company can be found at This Web site will identify scholarships for which you may be eligible, based on the information that you provide on the online application.

It is important that you notify the Office of Financial Aid of any scholarships and grants that you receive from sources other than Augustana. Federal regulations require that these additional funds be counted as a resource in your financial aid package.