Are you worried about affording college? For many students this may seem out of reach and possibly overwhelming. Did you know there are many ways to pay for school besides out of your own pocket? Many individuals and small organizations offer scholarships to help students pay for school. Are you worried or discouraged because of your low GPA or ACT score, thinking you are not suitable for a scholarship. Even if you think you might not qualify for a scholarship, there is another option of getting grants, which are awarded by the government, private foundations, businesses, and other funding entities to help eligible students pay for school.