January 2019 Newsletter

January 2019 Financial Aid News

Paying for College: Filling the Funding Gaps

After filing the FAFSA and applying for scholarships, you might still have a gap between the financial aid you’ve received and your cost of attendance. Where do you go from here?

It’s time to focus your energy on getting additional money for college. There are plenty of things you can do to help cover the gap and make ends meet. Here are five steps you can take to help make your upcoming school year more affordable.


PrivateStudentLoans Financial Aid News

5 Scholarships

Five Scholarships for Community Service

  1. Bonner Scholars Program
  2. The Christopher Reeve Service Award
  3. Jesse Brown Memorial Youth Scholarship
  4. Navin Narayan College Scholarship
  5. Segal AmeriCorps Education Award

4 Ways to Increase Your Odds of Winning a Scholarship for College

Winning a scholarship for college isn’t always based on GPA or outstanding skills. We checked in with some of the top scholarship experts to see what tips they have to increase your odds of winning, and this is what they had to say!


Elaine Griffin Rubin Financial Aid News

Subsidized, Unsubsidized, PLUS, and Private Loans – What’s the Difference?

There are many loan options available, and it can be tricky to navigate. Learn more about your options and compare different types of loans to find out which one is right for you.


10K scholarship giveaway!