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Paying for College Subject Guide: Web Resources

A pathfinder designed to educate people who are looking for ways to pay for college.

Web Resources

Free Application for Federal Student Aid
If you’re interested in going to college, your best bet is to fill out a FAFSA form and see how much you’re eligible to receive from the government.

FastWeb (Financial Aid Search Through the Web)
“A free searchable database of over 180,000 scholarships, grants, loans and fellowships. You can set up a personal profile to search against, and fastWEB can notify you of new sources that match your profile when they are added to the database.”

Financial Aid Information
“This very comprehensive guide to financial aid information on the World Wide Web covers a great deal of information. Take a look at "Scholarships and Fellowships", but keep in mind that this covers graduate as well as undergraduate scholarships. The FAQs (frequently asked questions) are also helpful.”

The Debt-Free College Degree
A guide with tips, advice, and information regarding lowering and eliminating college debt; including information about crowdfunding, scholarships, grants, workstudies, and more.