Financial Aid Resources

FINANCIAL AID WEBSITES

http://www.finaid.org/ -The best overall guide to financial aid on the web.

http://www.hesaa.org/ - Provides students and families with the financial and informational resources for students to pursue their education beyond high school. 

http://www.hesaa.org/Flipbooks/StudentLoanGuide/index.html- NJ HESAA Student Loan Guide

http://www.studentloan.org/Responsible-Borrowing/NJ/Student-Loan-Game-Plan.aspx- Interactive Student Loan Game Plan

http://www.fafsa.ed.gov/  -The FAFSA must be completed in order to be eligible for any federal financial aid

http://www.studentcollegescholarships.com/newjersey.html- Links to Scholarships Offered by New Jersey Colleges and Universities

http://www.collegeanswer.com/index.jsp  Education Investment Planning website. 

http://www.sss.gov- Selective Service Information: Males 18 years of age or older must register with selective service in order to qualify for financial aid.

http://www.simpletuition.com- Compare student loans and find other financial aid information.

 

FAFSA INFORMATION

Important FAFSA filing dates

FAFSA 17-18 Application

https://www.finaid.ucsb.edu/fafsasimplification/   (Helpful video on completing the FAFSA)

SCHOLARSHIP SEARCH WEBSITES

www.studentscholarships.org/newsletter.php  Site listing 10 scholarship programs that will award more than $5 million to NJ based students. 

http://www.fastweb.com/  On-line scholarship search, over 1.3 million scholarships searched after you complete a questionnaire. The best free scholarship search engine out there 

http://www.scholarshiphelp.org/  - Website explaining how college funding works, the types of scholarships available, how to find them and how to apply for them 

http://www.scholarships.com/ Scholarship Search Engine

http://www.fastaid.com/ Scholarship Search Engine