Hidden Secrets of a Scholarship Winner Just when you thought your college process was over, the financial aid aspect popped up. While the price tag attached to tuition costs can seem shocking, there is a bright side—scholarships! If you’re still on the fence about applying, I can tell you from experience it’s worth it! Why?
Maximizing Your Aid Eligibility This page presents a list of strategies for maximizing your eligibility for need-based student financial aid. These strategies are based on loopholes in the need analysis methodology and are completely legal. Parents should be aware of these strategies to avoid several common mistakes that can negatively impact eligibility for financial aid. The decision to add this section to the FinAid Page was a difficult one. We considered the pros and cons for over a year before deciding to publish the information contained in this section of the page. Financial aid administrators often criticize this kind of advice as telling rich people how to look poor.
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Finding and Applying for Scholarships Scholarships are gifts. They don't need to be repaid. There are thousands of them, offered by schools, employers, individuals, private companies, nonprofits, communities, religious groups, and professional and social organizations. What kinds of scholarships are available? How to Get the Best out of College? Your Questions Answered We recently solicited your questions for Peter D. Feaver, Sue Wasiolek, and Anne Crossman, the authors of Getting the Best Out of College. Your questions ran the gamut and so do their replies.
Minority Scholarship Opportunities for Various Disadvantaged Students Home > Minority Scholarships Guess What? Nearly Everyone’s a Minority Financial aid for minorities reaches a wide sampling of the U.S. college population. Your cultural heritage might be your ticket to scholarships and grants that are reserved for specific minority groups.