Most terminal master's programs and professional degrees offer very little free money. But students who focus on the most in-demand fields have a very good chance of getting at least some of their tuition covered.
How to find scholarships available to students in your specialty:
- Call your department head or university financial aid office for advice on how to find aid.
- Check with professional and trade associations in your field. They often maintain lists of scholarships and fellowships.
- Check on general scholarship search lists.
Here is a starting list of some of the biggest graduate study scholarships, grants, and fellowships, by field: