Florida Bright Futures Scholarship

The Florida Bright Futures Scholarship Program is a merit based scholarship offered to students in Florida who plan to attend a state school. Although the program has undergone countless changes and reductions since it was started in 1997, it remains one of the most popular scholarships in the state. I always assumed Florida Bright Futures [&hellip...

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Winning Scholarships: It’s A Numbers Game

“Need money for college?…apply for scholarships!” If you are a college-bound high school students, you’ve probably heard at least 3 people tell you to apply for scholarships. But for those of you who’ve tried applying to scholarships before or have researched scholarships before, you know that it’s not as easy as it sounds…rig...

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5 Scholarships ALL Students Can Apply For

A lot of students aren’t eligible for most scholarships because they simply don’t meet the scholarship criteria – either they don’t live in the right state, aren’t a member of the right organization, don’t have the right college major, etc. However, there are general scholarships. General scholarships are for everyone; regardless of you...

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3 Ways To Get The Money You NEED for College

Finding the money to attend college is a concern that most high school students have. Even if you have all of the money to pay for college out of pocket, everyone could still use a little extra help to pay for those additional college expenses. Here are some tips that you can use to get […] ...

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Weird Ways To Pay For College

The financial aid process can be scary. College is expensive and most students just aren’t sure if they’ll be able to afford it. What if you don’t get enough financial aid to cover your college expenses? This is a common question that a lot of high school students struggle with every single day. Luckily there […] ...

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CSS Financial Aid Profile

What is the CSS Financial Aid Profile? Many students often confuse the CSS Profile form with the FAFSA form. The main difference between the CSS Profile form and the FAFSA form is the type of aid they help you to apply for. The CSS Profile is a financial aid application service provided by the College […] ...

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Apply For College Grants – Part 2

In Part 1 of this posting, we discussed how you can receive federal financial aid, the difference between grants and scholarships, and some common types of grants that are awarded to students. In Part 2, we are going to continue with our last topic – common types of grants that are awarded to students. In […] ...

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Apply For College Grants – Part 1

In order to apply for college grants, then you need to start by filling out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid.  This form is commonly referred to as the FAFSA form. When you receive your FAFSA form results, it will tell you if you’ve been awarded any college grants.  The earlier you fill out […] ...

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Scholarships Can Help You Afford College

If you are preparing to head to college soon, then I’m sure you’ve been thinking about how on earth you’re going to afford it.  Given the current economic crisis, high school graduates are discovering that they’ll have to contribute in some manner to their college education.  Their contributions can come in a variety of different [&hellip...

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College Grants and Scholarships

If you are a college-bound high school student who’s seeking college grants and scholarships, then the first place you need to start is by filling out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid.  This form is commonly known as the FAFSA.  The earlier you fill out this form, the higher your chances are of receiving […] ...

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