FAFSA - Financial Aid



J.L. Bedsole Foundation Scholarship 
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. 

Scholarships and Grants 

Wendy's High School Heisman 
Applications due October 2nd!!! 

The John Montgomery Belk Scholarship

Davidson College

I can nominate ONE student for this scholarship. Please see Ms. Franklin if you are interested in being nominated. 

Scholarship America

Scholarship America's mission is to mobilize America, through scholarships and educational support, to make postsecondary success possible for all students.

We do this through core programs and businesses that support students in their education journey. 

Student Scholarships

Online Applications 

University of Alabama 

University of South Alabama


Coastal Alabama Community College


Helpful Websites

ACT Home Page 
Homepage for the ACT 

SAT Home Page 
online home of the SAT: Reasoning and SAT Subject Test



NCAA Athletic Information 

Virtual Campus Tours 

FastWeb (Scholarship Database) 


PSAT/SAT Information and Practice 
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 

Disability Scholarships 

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 -   

Veterans assist

Sallie Mae Scholarship Search 

Scholarship Hunter 

Student Scholarship Search 

United Negro College Fund 

International Scholarship Search 

International Students at U.S. Colleges 

Merit Aid

College Net 
Scholarship Search 

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 

Financial Aid


Official Government Site for Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) 


Avert the pitfalls!

Federal Loans 

Clep a Course 

Student Loans 

Government Programs 

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 

Alabama Course Transfers (STARS)

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

Big Future by College Board

This site contains a wealth of information for the college, major, and career search!

Brain Track College Guide 

College Match 

College Net 

College QuickStart 

College Bound 

College Atlas 

College Board 

College Comparison 

College Essays 

College Lists

College Admission BOOK

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.

College Lists of all kinds

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

College Finder 

College Majors 

European Council of International Schools 

First Generation College Student

This site is a great resource for any student being first in their family to attend college. 


National Center for Education Statistics 

Office of Post Secondary Education 

Peterson's Guide 

Princeton Review 

SAT/ACT Optional for Admission 

Schools in the USA 

United Kingdom International Cultural Relations 

Virtual College Fairs 

Virtual Campus Tours 

STEM Careers

Underrepresented students fly-in

A great resource for minority students.

Mapping Your Future 


Keirsey Temperament Sorter 

 Science Careers 

College Athletics

College Sports Scholarships 

NCAA Clearinghouse Basics

National Collegiate Athletic Association 

Head Coach Web Search 

Military Academies


Air Force 


Coast Guard 

ROTC Information


Air Force 



Military Aid

Military Student Aid 

Military Scholarships 

Military College Aid

ROTC Information

Summer Programs

Peterson's Pre-College Summer Programs

Career Summer Programs and Camps 

Summer Enrichment Programs 

Summer Opportunities

Summer Opportunities 

National Student Language Immersion 


College Board 

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 

SAT waitlist guidelines

Read policies regarding taking the SAT or SAT subject tests if you missed the regular registration deadline.

PSAT testing

Helpful information regarding PSAT


Convert SAT to ACT score

This helpful site allows one to compare admission test scores.

SAT score use at Colleges

Convert SAT to ACT scores

A handy tool to predict one admission test score using the other.

AP Information

College Board 

College AP Policies 

How to Prepare for College

Essay Writing

Personal Statement

A former dean of a major university shares his insight on writing your personal statement....your college admission essay.