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Scholarships

Private Scholarship Search Websites

When looking for scholarship money, there is no need to pay a search service. There is a wealth of information available free of charge on numerous websites listed below and on the UMLScholarships twitter feed.

If you are a company or individual looking to post your scholarship opportunity, you may email: ScholarshipAgencyRequest@uml.edu. No student inquiries are answered at this email box.

These search engines and the private scholarship opportunities are not affiliated with UMass Lowell. UMass Lowell does not guarantee the validity of the information or the agencies. As with any scholarship you apply for, beware of scams. See our cautionary tips below.

Scholarship Search Engines

Be Cautious

UMass Lowell does not guarantee the validity of the previous information or agencies. As with any scholarship you apply for, beware of scams. Financial Aid warns students to be cautious of scholarship search firms that have any of these elements:

  • You have to pay a fee
  • Money-Back Guarantee
  • Asks for social security number
  • Credit card/bank account information required
  • Offers exclusive information
  • Promises cash if you pay the registration fee
  • Pay a fee and they guarantee you'll win awards
  • Pay a fee and receive a low interest rate education loan
  • Promises to replace loans with grant if you pay a processing fee

You can report scholarship scams to the National Fraud Information Center (NFIC) by filing a report online or calling their toll-free hotline at 800-876-7060.