General Information and Resources
FAFSA - www.fafsa.ed.gov
File FAFSA over the Internet, Q&A section, check on status of your FAFSA, Privacy Act information
Types of Aid: Federal Student Aid/Types of Aid Financial Aid is available from a variety of sources for college, career school, graduate school and professional school.
Manage Student Loans: StudentLoans.gov Complete Entrance Counseling and Master Promissory Note
Checklists for Academic and Financial Preparation - click here Career Search - click here Financial Aid Glossary - click here
National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators - www.nasfaa.org
Financial Aid information for students, parents and counselors. Provides publication information and links to other helpful websites.
College Board - www.collegeboard.org
Information for students, parents and counselors. Apply for college.
National Student Loan Data System - www.nslds.ed.gov
Find student loans, deferment made easy, and relevant contact information.
Ohio National Guard - www.ohionationalguard.com
ONG will pay 100% tuition at state university and other exciting benefits.
Selective Service - www.sss.gov
Register for Selective Service, find Sel. Service #, draft information, etc
The Foundation for Appalachian Ohio - www.appalachianohio.org
The foundation is now accepting applications for the Ariana R. Ulloa Scholarship. Scholarship applications are available at the guidance offices of Hocking College, Ohio University, the Foundation's office and website. Completed applications must be received by 4:00 p.m., May 15, 2006, at the Foundation for Appalachian Ohio, PO Box 456, Nelsonville, OH 45764. Scholarship recipients(s) will be announced after June 5, 2006. For more information please call (740) 753-1111 or visit the above website.
Scholarship Search Engines
- FastWEB - www.fastweb.com
- ScholarAid - www.scholaraid.com
- CollegeNET's MACH25 - www.collegenet.com
- College Resource Network - www.collegeresourcenetwork.com
- College Scholarships - www.collegescholarships.com
- KeyBank Scholarship - http://www.key.com/signup
- Super College Scholarships - www.supercollege.com
- Scholarships, Grants and Financial Aid for Minority Students - click here
Scholarships for Nursing Students - http://www.discovernursing.com/nursing-scholarship-search
Easy Access for Students & Institutions - www.easi.ed.gov
Resources for education beyond high school; 4-step planning process helps students plan, apply, receive and repay for college
ACT - www.act.org
Register for the ACT online, check test dates/locations, test preparation and college planning.
Cash for College - www.finaid.org
Learn about loans, scholarships, military aid, & other aid. Provides application guide, Q&A, calculators and free scholarship search.
College Is Possible - www.collegeispossible.org
Learn how to prepare, choose and pay for the right college for you!
Ohio Voter Registration - http://www.sos.state.oh.us/
Information on how to register as an Ohio voter.
U.S. Army - www.goarmy.com
Up to $26,500 for college through the new 2 year enlistment option. Provides contact information.