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Websites related to FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid)

FAFSA on the Web
Fill out a free application for federal student aid.
www.fafsa.ed.gov

Funding Education Beyond High School
Includes comprehensives details on programs for federal student aid.
www.studentaid.ed.gov/guide

College Preparation Checklist
Aimed at parents, elementary and secondary students, this website offers suggestion for how to prepare for college academically and financially.
http://studentaid.ed.gov/collprep 

Do You Need Money for College? Federal Student Aid at a Glance
An overview of federal aid, student eligibility, programs, and the application process.
http://studentaid.ed.gov/pubs  

College.gov on YouTube
See over 60 videos with advice from students who are currently attending college.
www.youtube.com/collegedotgov

Websites

http://www.finaidfacts.org/scholarships.htm
A site that offers updated and clear advice on scholarships.

http://www.college.gov
A student designed website that features first-person accounts of how students are able to prevail against the obstacles of peer pressure, financial problems, and an absence of family support, while at the same time achieving their academic goals.

http://www.usnews.com/usnews/edu/college/rankings/rankindex_brief.php
US News devotes a webpage to ranking the different colleges. See which one you want to attend.

http://www.ifap.ed.gov
Find the Federal School Code List on the Information for Financial Aid Professionals (IFAP) here starting on November 1, 2007.

www.collegenet.com
Search a $1.6 million scholarship database.

www.financialaid.com
Step-by-step approach to scholarship searching and securing a loan.

www.scholarships101.com
Scholarship search engine, government program information and links to other helpful sites.

www.absolutelyscholarships.com
A free, personalized scholarship search that matches you to scholarships best suited to your background and interests.

www.collegelink.com
Browse scholarships by award name, school, organization and category.

www.fsapubs.org
Publications and information dealing with financial aid.

http://nces.ed.gov
The Institute of Education Statistics offers a wide variety of data on different colleges, and has a search engine that functions quite similarly to Google's.

http://www.affordablecollegesonline.org/best-colleges-online
A ranking of potential colleges.

http://www.affordablecollegesonline.org/cheap-online-colleges
Prices of online colleges.

Additional websites to note:College Graduates

www.scholoarships.com

www.scholarships101.com

www.collegequest.com

www.fastaid.com

www.gocollege.com

www.fastweb.com

www.scholaraid.com

www.studentaid.ed.gov

www.collegeboard.com

www.college.gov

www.acenet.edu

www.scholarships.cps.k12.il.us

     
                                                           
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