College Planning Calculator: How much will you need to save to pay for your children's education? Click here

Saving for College? - Consider a 529 College savings plan, or talk to your financial advisor. To enroll in New York's 529 College Savings Program, go hereThe August 2012 New York Times article "Your Money" provides information about funding a newborn's college savings plan. Click here to read.


To view Cap Com Scholarship Opportunities, click here.


College Board: Scholarship search sites and information on planning for college and the important standardized testing. You can search for colleges by interests and scholarships the same way.

College Board Scholarship Search: This online tool will help you locate scholarships, internships, grants, and loans that match your education level, talents, and background. Complete the brief questionnaire and Scholarship Search will find potential opportunities from its database of more than 2,300 sources of college funding, totaling nearly $3 billion in available aid!

CollegeNET: This search engine helps you quickly find the ideal college. Narrow down by region, college sports, major, tuition, and several other criteria. Review, compare, and sort schools according to exclusive, detailed profiles provided by ACT.

FastWeb: One of the Internet's leading scholarship search service, helps students make the decisions that shape their lives: choosing a college, paying for college and finding jobs during and after college. And it's all free. FastWeb lets students create a personalized profile that can be matched against their databases of colleges and scholarships. The database has over 600,000 scholarships totaling more than $1 billion. FastWeb also notifies students when new scholarships are added and application deadlines are approaching.

Federal Student Aid: Federal Government site broken up into six information sections regarding financial aid: Preparing, Choosing, Applying, Funding, Attending and Repaying.

FinAid: A comprehensive annotated collection of information about student financial aid on the web. Information on loans, scholarships and military aid programs. Calculators, help in financial aid forms and applications, scholarship search feature, and free subscription to FinAid Newsletter for tips and advice.

SallieMae: For more than a quarter-century, Sallie Mae has been helping students achieve their dreams of higher education by providing funds for educational loans, primarily federally guaranteed student loans originated under the Federal Family Education Loan Program (FFELP). Web sections include: Plan for College, Apply for a Loan, Manage Your Loans, Find A Job, and More Financial Aid Services.

College Answer: If you're a student wondering where to go to college and how you're going to get there, or if you're a parent trying to unravel the mystery of the college and the financial aid application process, College Answer is the site for you! This destination is for getting a head start on preparing for the world of continuing education. You'll find pointers on the entire "Go-to-College" process from preparation to getting loans. College Answer also has interactive tools that enable you to analyze the affordability of schools and compare financial aid award letters. Sponsored by Sallie Mae

Yahoo Directory - Financial Aid: Inside Yahoo information center, categorical selections and site listings.


Additional Student Scholarship Links

Student Inventors Scholarships 
Holocaust Remembrance Scholarships
Ayn Rand Essay Scholarships 
National Assoc. of Black Journalists Scholarships (NABJ)
Guaranteed Scholarships

BOEING Scholarships (soma e HBCU connects)
Easley National Scholarship Program
IES Study Abroad Scholarships 
GE and Lulac Scholarship Funds
Union Sponsored Scholarships and Aid
Federal Scholarships & Aid Gateways 25 Scholarship Gateways from Black Excel /25scholarships.htm
FAFSA on The Web (Your Key Aid Form & Info)
Aid & Resources for Re-Entry Students
HBCU Packard Sit Abroad Scholarships (For Study Around the World)
Inroads Internships
NAACP Scholarships
Black Alliance for Educational Options Scholarships
ScienceNet Scholarship Listing
Rhodes Scholarships at Oxford