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April 2019 Newsletter

April 2019 Financial Aid News

How to Read Your Financial Aid Award Letter

It’s that time of year! Students are receiving their acceptance letters, and schools are sending out financial aid award letters to new students.

Financial aid award letters break down how much and what types of financial aid each school is offering you, and they can play a big role in what school you choose to attend. We’ve got tips on what they mean, plus how to compare them!


Free Scholarships for College

There are thousands of free scholarships out there to help you pay for college! Check out this list to get started.


Private Student Loans Can Help

How to Cut Your Budget in College

April is Financial Literacy Month, and there’s no better time to start learning how to create a budget, cut expenses, and save more money! We’ve got tips on how to do all three.


Ask the Edvisor® on Facebook® Live!

Join financial aid expert, Elaine Rubin, as she helps students and parents understand how to pay for college. Elaine will break down the programs, terminology, and give you expert pointers along the way. Be ready with your questions because she will answer them live!

Thursday, April 25 at 3 p.m. pacific – Financial Aid Q&A

Thursday, May 16 at 3 p.m. pacific – Hidden Costs of College

Thursday, June 20 at 3 p.m. pacific – Finding Ways to Fund College

Thursday, July 18 at 3 p.m. pacific – Financial Aid Q&A

Thursday, August 15 at 3 p.m. pacific – Financial Aid Q&A

Follow Edvisors ® on Facebook ® to join the discussion! 

7 Scholarships

Seven "Green" Scholarships

  1. Brower Youth Awards
  2. Catherine H. Beattie Fellowship for Conservation Horticulture
  3. Garden Club of America Award in Desert Studies
  4. National Environmental Health Association and the American Academy of Sanitarians Scholarship Program
  5. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) EPP/MSI Undergraduate Scholarship Program
  6. Sara Shallenberger Brown GCA National Parks Conservation Scholarship
  7. Switzer Environmental Fellowship Program