Scholarships and Financial Aid

General Information

CSS Profile- The financial aid service of the College Board used by member colleges and universities to award nonfederal student aid.

FAFSA for instructions on completing the FAFSA :Free Application For Federal Student Aid

FAFSA Forecaster- Provides an early estimate of eligibility for federal student aid. www.FAFSA4caster.ed.gov
The PIN website- Parents and students must apply for a Pin to complete or edit the online FAFSA. It is used as the student’s and parent’s electronic signature.

MCPS Financial Aid workshops 

Scholarship Information

 Websites: 
www.fastweb.com 
www.finaid.org  
www.schoolsoup.com 
www.wiredscholar.com
www.meritaid.com 

International: www.iefa.org 
 

 
More Financial Aid and Scholarship Websites

AmeriCorps: www.americorps.org
BrokeScholar: www.brokescholar.com
CASHE Scholarship Search: www.wiredscholar.com/paying/content/index/jsp 
www.college-scholarships.com 
Colleges offering locked-in tuition rates:   www.bankrate.com/brm/news/cheap/20030528A2.asp
www.collegenet.org 
CSS Profile: www.collegeboard.org/profile
www.E-Scholar.org 
EduPass (International Students): www.edupass.org 
FAFSA on the Web: www.fafsa.ed.gov
Financial Aid Estimator: www.federalstudentaid.ed.gov/fafsa4caster 
Federal Pin Registration: www.pin.ed.gov 
Go College.com: www.gocollege.com
JobCorps: www.jobcorps.org 
Maryland Prepaid: www.collegesavingsmd.org 
Maryland State Scholarships: www.mhec.state.md.us
Scholarship Scams: www.ftc.gov/bcp/conline/edcams/scholarship
www.schoolsoup.com - claims to have the largest scholarship database in the world
www.SRNExpress.com - includes information from more than 1,500 organizations
www.unusualscholarships.com 
www.Scholarships4Students.com 
www.MDgo4it.org
www.inlikeme.com
www.findtuition.com