FAFSA - Financial Aid
Requirements: Senior residing in Mobile, Baldwin, Clarke, Monroe, or Washington Co. Planning to attend an Alabama 4-year college or university as a full-time student. Have a 2.5 un-weighted GPA and at least at 21 ACT. Have an EFC of no greater than $9,000. Have at least $1,000 Unmet Need for the upcoming school year. Have completed Phase One of the online application by November 30, 2011.
Applications due October 2nd!!!
I can nominate ONE student for this scholarship. Please see Ms. Franklin if you are interested in being nominated.
Scholarship America's mission is to mobilize America, through scholarships and educational support, to make postsecondary success possible for all students.
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Homepage for the ACT
SAT Home Page
online home of the SAT: Reasoning and SAT Subject Test
If your student is in the 10th or 11th grade, he or she should have received results from the PSAT that was given in October. Please go to this website to make use of those results.
American Association of School Administrators
U.S. Dept. of Education
Federal Employee Education & Assistance
U.S. Government Grants
Hispanic Scholarship Fund
Susan G. Komen College Scholarship
Follow this link for information about Scholarships for Military Children - www.militaryscholar.org/
Sallie Mae Scholarship Search
Student Scholarship Search
United Negro College Fund
International Scholarship Search
International Students at U.S. Colleges
Asian & Pacific Islander American Scholarship Fund
20 Scholarships for minority students
Academic Common Market
Study in a specialized field at an out-of-state college, while paying in-state tuition rates.
Military children scholarships
One of the Best sites for results.
Students in Foster Care
Official Government Site for Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
Avert the pitfalls!
SmartStudent Guide to Financial Aid
College Search Information
Academic Common Market
American Council on Education
Association of American Medical Colleges
ACT and CollegeNET
Association of American Medical Colleges Facts
AAMC Curriculum Directory
Alabama Colleges & Universities
This site informs students/parents regarding courses taken at any state college or university in Alabama that will transfer between the colleges.
Common App Member Schools
This site contains a wealth of information for the college, major, and career search!
Brain Track College Guide
This is a GREAT resource. All you ever want to know about college admission is in this book and on this website. A wonderful informative resource for students and parents trying to navigate the college admission and financial aid process! These authors can save you an enormous amount of time and stress.
See what a Professional Association (NACAC) of college advisors have created for public use. A wealth of information, lists of all types.
Colleges requiring SAT subject tests
European Council of International Schools
This site is a great resource for any student being first in their family to attend college.
Office of Post Secondary Education
SAT/ACT Optional for Admission
Schools in the USA
United Kingdom International Cultural Relations
Virtual College Fairs
Virtual Campus Tours
A great resource for minority students.
Mapping Your Future
Keirsey Temperament Sorter
College Sports Scholarships
NCAA Clearinghouse Basics
National Collegiate Athletic Association
Head Coach Web Search
Military Student Aid
Military College Aid
Peterson's Pre-College Summer Programs
Career Summer Programs and Camps
Summer Enrichment Programs
National Student Language Immersion
Educational Testing Service
No Test Requirement
Free Test Prep for PSAT
Questions about ACT/SAT
SAT subject tests
Test Prep-Princeton Review
Test Prep - Number2
Read policies regarding taking the SAT or SAT subject tests if you missed the regular registration deadline.
Helpful information regarding PSAT
This helpful site allows one to compare admission test scores.
SAT score use at Colleges
A handy tool to predict one admission test score using the other.
College AP Policies
How to Prepare for College
A former dean of a major university shares his insight on writing your personal statement....your college admission essay.