Many national organizations and corporations have scholarships available. Apply everywhere and anywhere that has available scholarship funds. Every little bit adds up. There is also a national scholarship listing that can give you more leads to follow.
Federal Student Aid Scholarship Search
Fee-based scholarship searches can cost up to $1000 and provide you with information that you will be able to find by doing your own research with the resources on this page!
There are a number of way to improve your personal finance including everything from setting a budget, improving credit, to consider all your cost that can help you pay for college.
Personal College Finance 101
Some companies offer tuition assistance to the children of employees. Parents and students should check with current employers to see there is any assistance available. You never know until you ask.
The dorms are just a short walk to your classes so see if there are other ways to get around. Cars cost more than just gas money. Don't forget about insurance, parking (and parking tickets!) and repair expenses. Walk, use public transportation, and/or ride a bike. You may also want to arrange a carpool with friends if public transportation isn't available.
RCAT - Reno County Area Transit