Education Sponsors

Scholarships vs. Tuition

Scholarships lag behind available tuition fees.

  • National college enrollment is now over 18 million students.
  • Annual costs for a four-year-college average more than $14,000.
  • Average cost for a private college is now over $25,000.
  • The grant dollars per student is approximately $4,000.
  • A growing number of students are lacking funds to complete their degrees.

Source: College Board, US Senate, US Department of Education, US News estimates