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  Bridging the Dream Scholarship

Our high school scholarship program helps students bridge their dreams and make college happen. It also brings our mission to life, as employees across the company raise money to help fund the scholarships.

Learn about the scholarship program

  Bridging the Dream Scholarship for Graduate Students

Find out about our $20,000 scholarship opportunity for outstanding graduate and professional students, and check out the inspiring stories of the winners.

Learn about our graduate scholarship program

  The $1,000 Monthly Sweepstakes

When students register for our free college planning tools—Scholarship Search and the College Planning CalculatorSM—they can enter for a chance to win our monthly sweepstakes. We draw one name every month to receive $1,000 for college.

Register for a chance to win

  Make College Happen ChallengeSM

We asked high school students to creatively answer one key question: How do you plan to pay for college? Last year, over 1,000 students took the challenge and ten talented winners were awarded with money for college.

Meet the winners

  Dee-1’s Knowledge for College Tour

Hip-hop artist Dee-1 hit the road with us for year two of the Knowledge for College Tour. At each stop, he issued a personal challenge to high school students to “make college a part of their mission,” and lucky students in the audience won $5,000 scholarships for college.

Learn more about the tour

How America Pays for College 2019, by Sallie Mae and Ipsos.

No purchase necessary. Void where prohibited. Odds of winning depend on the number of entries received. See official rules at