Turn to State Higher Education Offices for Scholarship Help


Turn to State Higher Education Offices for Scholarship Help

As you look for scholarships, financial aid and the perfect college fit, there are a lot of familiar resources. These include scholarship search engines, the federal student aid database and high school and college websites. But one useful source that …

College aid resources dwindle

CHERYL BURKE OCEAN Croatan High School senior Grace Bowman hopes to be a psychology major at UNC-Chapel Hill. She also hopes to get financial aid to assist with her college education.

College aid resources dwindle

CHERYL BURKE OCEAN Croatan High School senior Grace Bowman hopes to be a psychology major at UNC-Chapel Hill. She also hopes to get financial aid to assist with her college education.

College aid resources dwindle

CHERYL BURKE OCEAN Croatan High School senior Grace Bowman hopes to be a psychology major at UNC-Chapel Hill. She also hopes to get financial aid to assist with her college education.

Part 6: Answers to Your Questions on Student Loans and Scholarships

Mark Kantrowitz, a financial aid guru, is answering reader questions on student loans, scholarships and other financial topics of the season.

Personal finance: A move toward more debt-free graduates

With the exorbitant amount of money needed to pay for higher education nowadays, I am so happy to see that an increasing number of colleges are stripping student loans from the financial aid offers they send to students. (8 hours ago)

Get financial aid, go to college, succeed

Education is an important tool that one needs to be armed with in order to survive in the real world. Although it does not guarantee success, a diploma somehow tilts the balance in your favor in landing a well paying job and in opening other worthwhile opportunities. Nowadays, getting educated comes with a price, and [...]