College $500 Scholarship is proud to announce that now in addition to offering you the best way to locate college-based scholarships on the internet, we are offering our own $500 scholarship to one lucky student who creates an account on between now and August 15, 2014. Click here for complete contest rules.

What is the Scholarship?
This award is part of our ongoing mission to help students get into and pay for the college of their dreams. One lucky student will win a $500 scholarship paid directly to his or her college.  This is in addition to money the student may receive from the college.
Who can apply for this scholarship?

Any 10th-12th grade high school student or parent of high school student. The student must be at least 15 years old and have a minimum of a 2.0 GPA. Further, the student must be a U.S. Resident or Citizen. 

How do I apply?
You simply need to create an account on 


When is the deadline?
The scholarship is awarded bi-annually. The next deadline is August 15, 2014.

How can I use the award?
The award must be used for tuition or tuition-related fees, textbooks, or room and board at an accredited college or university in the United States. Award range: $500 per award.

How are the winners selected?

One winner will be randomly selected from all people who create an account between August 16, 2010 and August 15, 2011.

How do I know if I'm a winner?
The winner will be notified within two weeks of the close of the contest.  The winner will be notified by email, phone, and or mail.  The winner will then be posted on the website within one month of the close of the contest.