Updated: 6/8/2014


Make SSS By NAIS the starting point for your private school scholarship search. It details organizations that offer tuition assistance sorted by state. Each provides contact information and (in some cases) geographic areas served.

A Better Chance

"A Better Chance is the preeminent resource for identifying, recruiting and developing leaders among young people of color throughout the United States."

Black Student Fund

"Since 1964, the Black Student Fund (BSF) has provided financial assistance and support services to Washington metropolitan area African-American students, grades pre-kindergarten to 12, and their families."

"The Children's Scholarship Fund aims to maximize educational opportunity at all income levels by offering tuition assistance for needy families and promoting a diverse and competitive educational enviroment."

Prep for Prep

"Prep for Prep develops leaders through access to superior education and life-changing opportunities. Since 1978, Prep has identified New York City's most promising students of color and prepared them for placement at independent schools in the city and boarding schools throughout the Northeast. Once placed, Prep offers support and opportunities to ensure the academic accomplishment and personal growth of each one of our students."

DC Scholarship Fund

"The D.C. Opportunity Scholarship Program (OSP) awards need-based annual scholarships to eligible District children to attend a participating private D.C. elementary, middle, or high school of their parent's choice."