Financial Aid for College
FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) on the Web: This site explains how to complete the Free Application For Student Aid.
FAFSA PIN: Needed to apply on-line.
CSS/PROFILE: Required by some colleges for financial aid.
EducationQuest Foundation: A great web site for help with the financial aid process. The site also includes many college planning tools and a scholarship search. Click here for the Education Quest College Planning Bulletin.
Scholarship Scams: The Federal Trade Commission established this site to help protect you.
ACT's College and Career Planning Information: ACT gives the student information on preparing/selecting colleges, financial aid and information on how careers and college is intertwined.
FastWeb: Find scholarship money for a college, over 1.3 million scholarship possibilities.
Collegeboard Scholarship Search: 2,300 sources, matches students with scholarships.
Scholarships.com: Match students individual talents, abilities and interest to relevant scholarships. Over 3,000 sources plus a FAFSA guide.
Federal Student Aid for Students: http://www.studentaid.ed.gov/
Resources by State: www.finaid.org/otheraid/state.phtml
Scholarship Scam: www.ftc.gov/scholarshipscams
Taxes for Students: www.irs.gov/individuals/students
Direct Loans: www.ed.gov/directloan