If you think the ship has sailed on landing free money for college, you still might have a chance. Here are some scholarships you can still apply for before summer runs out, taken from a U.S. News & World Report list:
Requirements: Must be at least 14 and need to enter as a couple. Need to submit a high-resolution color photograph of the couple in their originally designed duct tape prom outfits. Scholarship Deadline: June 24, 2010
Requirements: Must be a high school senior and submit a 1,000-word essay on energy.
Scholarship Deadline: July 2, 2010
Joe Foss Institute Independence Day Scholarship
Requirements: Submit a minimum 1,500-word essay on the theme: Freedom Isn’t Free.