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Guide to Financial Aid on the Internet

Scholarship Search Services (General)

These sites contain, in whole or in part, free scholarship search services:

Scholarship Search Services (Minority)

Scholarship Scams

Be wary of scholarships scams.  There are plenty of free searches available, you should never pay anyone else to locate scholarship oppotunities for you!

General Financial Aid Information

Browse through one or more of these sites to learn more about the financial aid application process, the different types of aid available, and tips on how to find the right college:

  • www.finaid.org (site contains a financial aid estimation calculator)
  • www.studentaid.ed.gov
  • http://nasfaa.org
  • www.collegeboard.org
  • http://mappingyourfuture.org

Wisconsin Financial Information

These sites contain information specific to Wisconsin programs and colleges. Most have links to other sites as well:

  • www.wasfaa.net
  • www.heab.state.wi.us
  • www.edvest.com

Military Aid Opportunities/Benefits

Visit these sites for specific information pertaining to veteran and veteran dependent educational programs:

  • www.finaid.org/military
  • www.myfuture.com
  • www.sss.gov (use this site to register with Selective Service)

Responsible Borrowing/Managing Student Loan Debt

These sites include information on borrower responsibilities, tips for saving money on loans, and credit card information for students: