Figuring out how to pay for higher education can be a daunting task. But with scholarships, students can lower the financial burden of tuition without taking out loans. Some scholarships also have internship opportunities, offering young minds a chance to make valuable industry connections and gain experience at the nation’s leading companies.

The list below includes scholarships entering a STEM program, general broad-focused scholarships, scholarships specifically for women and minorities, and more.

See a scholarship you’re eligible for? Don’t hesitate to apply.

STEM Scholarships (General)

College Consensus

Colleges of Distinction

The Best Colleges

Gates Millennium Scholars

STEM Scholarships for Minorities

Hispanic Scholarship Fund 

National Action Council for Minorities in Engineering

The Scholarship System

Society of Women Engineers

Major Specific Scholarships

Engineering

State Specific Scholarships

Colorado

Texas