Students can begin earning college scholarship money in their elementary years (check FinAid under 13) and even more opportunities become available during the high school and college years. I recommend that students set up a separate scholarship email address that both parents and student can access. Then, check out some of these opportunities:
Applying for scholarships can take some hard work, but graduating from college with reduced or zero debt can make it all worthwhile. One word of caution...be careful to avoid common scholarship scams. Remember, if it sounds too good to be true... Good Luck!