Scholarships

College Board

Helpful information for students at any point in the college research/selection process. From the organization that administers the AP and SAT exams. www.collegeboard.org

College Navigator

A federal government site containing data submitted by all colleges across the nation. Of particular interest to data-driven parents who are interested in number comparisons.  www.nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator

College Scholarships

A listing of scholarship opportunities separated out by category. Includes information on avoiding scholarship scams. www.collegescholarships.org

FAFSA

U.S. Department of Education online version of the free application for federal student aid with helpful step-by-step instructions. www.fafsa.ed.gov

Fastweb

The Internet’s largest online search tool for finding scholarships. www.fastweb.com

Federal Student Aid

Information on preparing for college, qualifying and applying for student aid. A U.S. Department of Education website. www.studentaid.ed.gov

FinAid

A comprehensive information resource and guidance for students and parents. Includes information on loans and scholarships and a financial aid estimation calculator. www.finaid.org

Net Price Calculator

All universities are required to provide net price calculators on their websites. (See individual college websites.) The net price calculator helps to estimate the actual cost of attending a particular institution. www.professionals.collegeboard.org/higher-ed/financial-aid/netprice

Scholarships.com

A broad scholarship search database. Also includes information on financial aid and selection the right college for you. www.scholarships.com