Scholarships

SCHS and FCPS maintain an online scholarship database through Naviance Student, which is accessed through a student's Blackboard account.  Click here for step-by-step visual instructions

In addition, several databases exist to help students search for scholarships. Many students also find these reputable sites helpful in their search:  

 

Scholarship Scams - Warning Signs

If you find in your search that a scholarship includes any of the following, it is wise to be wary of a potential scam: 

  • Scholarship has "fees"
  • Scholarship is "guaranteed"
  • Scholarship is exclusive - "you can't get this information anywhere else"
  • Scholarship is unsolicited - "you're a finalist"
  • Application requires credit card or bank account information 

Additional information and guidance from the Federal Trade Commission