Types of Aid

Outside Scholarships

Scholarship Resources

UW-River Falls provides the following outside sites and sources of information for use in your scholarship search and application process. We cannot guarantee the accuracy of the information, nor are we responsible for the content in any of these outside sites or sources of information. Use good judgment and common sense when researching potential scholarships. Make sure scholarship information and offers you receive are legitimate and remember you don't have to pay to find scholarships or other financial aid. Check out the StudentAid.Gov resource on Avoiding Scams. We update this link to include any new sites we are made aware of. Please check back regularly to view the most current listing.

  • A guide to searching and applying for scholarships

  • Tuition Funding Sources Sponsored by Wells Fargo, scholarship search engine

  • CareerWise (formerly iSEEK) Scholarship search resource provided through Minnesota State

  • College Answer Scholarship search engine provided by Sallie Mae

  • College Board Not-for-profit organization connecting students to scholarships

  • FastWeb National scholarship database

  • MoneyGeek Resource on finding and applying for scholarships

  • Scholly Scholarship search app

  • Career One Stop Sponsored by the US Department of Labor

  • Going Merry Free scholarship search and application platform
    Also includes a Guide to finding and applying for scholarships

  • Cappex Free scholarship search and application platform

  • Scholarship America Scholarship search engine

  • ROTC Scholarship through UWRF ROTC

  • NCCWSL  The AAUW-RF (American Association of University Women-River Falls) Branch invites River Falls area college women to apply for a scholarship to attend NCCWSL (National Conference for College Women Student Leaders)

Outside Resource Notification

If you are a UW-River Falls student who has received an Outside Scholarship (not a UWRF scholarship), you are required to report that scholarship using the Outside Resource Notification Form.