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Money $marts – Financial Aid

Consumer Finance
Get help to make informed financial decisions about how to pay for college. This site covers some of the big decisions people face and will help people understand the different options for financing education costs.

CollegeScholarships.org
A great site for searching through the various scholarships available. Very easy to use, with different resources such as grants, loans, and a specialized blogs.

Fast Web
A leading online resource in finding scholarships. Complete a profile and gain access to a database of more than 1.5 million scholarships. There is no charge to use Fastweb or to access any of the information available on this site.

Student Aid
Federal Student Aid makes it easier to get money for higher education. Federal Student Aid, a part of the U.S. Department of Education, is the largest provider of student financial aid in the nation.

Financial Aid Profile
By filling out one form on this site, people can apply online for nonfederal financial aid from almost 300 colleges and scholarship programs.

CollegeScholarships.com
The goal of this site is to provide people with easy access to scholarships for which they may qualify. Scholarships are available for high school students, undergraduate, graduate and vocational or technical school students. Scholarships are also available for international students. This site also provides an easy search for colleges by major and state.

FAFSA
FAFSA—Free Application for Federal Student Aid. This is an office of the U.S. Dept. of Education. To apply for federal student aid, such as federal grants, work-study, and loans, students need to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Completing and submitting the FAFSA is free and easier than ever, and it gives people access to the largest source of financial aid to pay for college or career school.

Cappex Scholarships
Uncover millions of dollars in scholarships from colleges, universities, private companies, foundations — and more — to help pay for school. This site offers a free scholarship directory to help students find money for college.

Michigan Student Aid
The Student Financial Services Bureau (SFSB) strives to help students from birth to beyond college graduation. They can help with funding, tools, and resources on how to afford college in Michigan.

Scholarships4Students.com
Contains a wide variety of different scholarships, covering many various categories.

Scholarships.com
This site is one of the most widely-used and trusted free college scholarship search and financial aid information resources on the Internet and they have been recognized by high schools, colleges and universities nationwide.

Unigo Undergraduate Scholarships
Unigo is the premier network for current and future college students. Unigo provides cutting-edge tools, compelling content, and essential information, empowering students to make the best decisions about their college experience. Scholarships on this area of the site are specifically for undergraduate college students.

SallieMae.com – Scholarships
Helping students and their families save, plan, and pay for college for more than 40 years. Scholarships are not limited to new students or first year of attendance. New scholarships for new or current college students pop up all the time. Be vigilant about looking for them.

Dearborn Library Foundation
The Dearborn Library Foundation was founded in 2005 to develop and encourage the long-term financial health and growth of the Dearborn Public Library through giving, endowment and capital contributions. Each year, the Foundation holds a contest for a $1,000 scholarship. High School Seniors from any Dearborn public, private or charter High School are eligible.