The following sites may be of assistance to you in your search for college scholarship and financial aid information.
This resource contains useful information for students with disabilities. It
discusses how to obtain classroom accommodations and contains information on
other useful apps and tools for the classroom.
http://www.affordablecollegesonline.org/college-resource-center/ Our online college learning and resource center serves as a hub for some of our best content. On this page, you can find guides to accreditation and its importance, financial aid and scholarship lists, student support resources, and more.
http://www.affordablecollegesonline.org/financial-aid/financial-aid-for-online-colleges/ Our guide to financial aid for online colleges is perhaps one of the most useful pages on our site -- many students considering higher education options don't realize just how much financial aid is available to them.
TryEngineering (http://tryengineering.org/) - great site for students, parents and guidance counselors to explore engineering careers. Has info on how you can get involved with internships and competitions, as well as a college search feature.
Accounting Career Guide
- Wiley has a free beginner's accounting
career guide that has useful info on how to become an accountant and lists top
accounting schools & scholarship opportunities.
www.finaid.org – links to: scholarships, grants, loans, graduate aid
www.studentaid.ed.gov – information from the U.S. Dept. of Ed. on preparing for and funding education beyond high school
www.myscholly.com – mobile app that provides students with a fast and simple way to find scholarships for college
www.cashcourse.org – information for college students to stay financially informed
www.cksf.org – educational & scholarship opportunities for students of all levels
www.cappex.com – free website where you learn which colleges want you, before you apply
www.scholarships.com – free college scholarship search and financial aid information
www.scholarshipamerica.org – provides information and resources for your scholarship search
www.meritaid.com – free source for $11 billion in merit aid scholarships from 1,000s of colleges
www.brokescholar.com – find scholarships and use tools to stay organized and make the process easier
www.knowhow2go.org – complete information on college prep, whether in middle school or seniors
www.hsf.net – largest provider of college financial aid for Latino students
www.latinocollegedollars.org – scholarship information for Latino students
www.thurgoodmarshallfund.net – provide scholarships, programmatic and capacity building support to the 47 public Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs)
www.gmsp.org – The Gates Millennium Scholars (GMS) Program provides outstanding low income African American, American Indian/Alaska Native, Asian Pacific Islander American, and Hispanic American students with an opportunity to complete an undergraduate college education in any discipline they choose
www.apiasf.org/scholarship_apiasf.html – the nation’s largest non-profit organization devoted to providing college scholarships for Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders (AAPI)
www.collegefund.org – provides Native students with scholarships and financial support for the nation’s 33 accredited tribal colleges and universities
www.dellscholars.org – Dell Scholars Program recognizes academic potential and determination in students that have a definite need for financial assistance
www.uncf.org – awards 10,000 students each year through 400 scholarship and internship programs so that students from low- and moderate-income families can afford college tuition, books and room and board
www.zinch.com – connect with scholarships and learn about colleges
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