Financial Aid & Scholarships

Financial Aid Links

Link Description
www.fastweb.com free scholarship search engine for students to enter interests and career choices. An active email address is needed so the service can send notification on when an application is due.
www.needalift.org sponsored by the American Legion. Grants and loans available.
www.finaid.org another great site to find scholarships
www.straightforwardmedia.com different scholarships for different career fields.
www.scholarships.com different scholarships are available
www.careersandcolleges.com free scholarship search engine
www.financialaidfinder.com variety of scholarships
www.GetCollegeFunds.org The Oregon Scholarship eApp Workbook, through the Oregon Student Assistance Commission, with more than 400+ scholarship listings and worksheet for use with the eApp is now online at.  This is a lengthy application process, but is not due until January 18.

FAFSA opens October 1st!! Make sure to apply online at www.fafsa.ed.gov

Apprenticeships: 

  • IRONWORKER – Pacific Northwest Ironworker & Employer Joint Apprenticeship & Training Committee Union (local #29).  Apply in person at Ironworkers’ Training Center – 11620 NE Ainsworth Circle, Ste. 100; Portland, OR  97220
  • DISNEY Companies – disneycareers.com – Student Programs
  • Operating Engineer and Heavy Duty Repairer – Oregon SW Washington IUOE Local; Eugene, OR.  www.oetraining.org
  • Inside Electrical Apprenticeship – www.iecoregon.org; 8625 SW Cascade Ave, Ste.100; Beaverton, OR  97008