Financial Aid

Finding and Applying for Private Scholarships

A quick way to start a scholarship search is to use specialized scholarship search sites on the web. If you need advice on winning a scholarship, Adventures in Education offers steps to assist you.

While Siena Heights University does not endorse any of the following companies, here are links to free on-line scholarship searches to help you get started. Siena Heights University has researched these sites and confirms the integrity and legitimacy of their services.

Broke Scholar FinAid
Careers and Colleges Federal Student Aid
College Answer

New Educational Opportunities For Unemployed Workers

Americans with more education and training have more secure jobs and higher earnings. To help unemployed workers and our country move forward, the President announced steps to end the rules that discourage displaced workers from getting the education and training they need to find and fill the jobs of the future.

Help To Student Veterans

Many veterans and active duty personnel can qualify for an education benefit program offered by the United States Department of Veterans Affairs. Please review our military/veterans web site for more detailed information.


This national service program provides education awards in exchange for a year or two of community services. Contact AmeriCorps by clicking here or at 1-800-942-2677.

American Educational Guidance Center
This resource features a list of 70 free scholarship search sites they can use to find scholarships for which they may qualify. CLICK HERE