FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) Information
FAFSA on the Web
Fill out a free application for federal student aid.
Funding Education Beyond High School
Includes comprehensives details on programs for federal student aid.
College Preparation Checklist
Aimed at parents, elementary and secondary students, this website offers suggestion for how to prepare for college academically and financially.
Do You Need Money for College? Federal Student Aid at a Glance
An overview of federal aid, student eligibility, programs, and the application process.
Federal Student Aid YouTube Channel
See over 60 videos with advice from students who are currently attending college.
Guide for searching illinois colleges.
Prices of online colleges.
A site that offers updated and clear advice on scholarships.
US News devotes a webpage to ranking the different colleges. See which one you want to attend.
Scholarships for students who are interested in a career in firefighting or forestry. This would include working environments ranging from the fire department to the national park system.
Search a $1.6 million scholarship database.
A free, personalized scholarship search that matches you to scholarships best suited to your background and interests.
Browse scholarships by award name, school, organization and category.
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