Affinity groups often offer scholarships to its members. Here are three kinds of affinity groups you should mine for opportunities:
- Cultural –heritage organizations. For example, the Polish-American Congress has a listing of all scholarship opportunities for Polish-Americans: http://www.pac1944.org/students/scholarships.htm.
- Professional organizations like The American Academy of PAs: https://pa-foundation.org/scholarships-fellowships
- Discipline-specific affinity groups like Society of Women Engineers: http://societyofwomenengineers.swe.org/scholarships.