Scholarship and Financial Aid Resources

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  • FastWeb
    • FastWeb is a free product that searches for scholarships for you! The more information you fill out, the better they'll be able to match you with scholarships.
    • Tip: FastWeb will send you a LOT of emails once they start finding scholarships, so it can be useful to set up a separate email account for this and other scholarship search engines. Just don't forget to check it!
      • Discover offers a similar free search engine.
  • —FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid)
    • Apply for Federal aid to pay for college. This can be a tricky process, so be sure to attend CAST meetings and ask for help in the Career Center so you can maximize your financial aid.

 

Visit us!    

More information is available in the Youth Development Office and Career Center, including the 2014-15 guide to Financial Aid from the Minnesota Office of Higher Education (Available in both English and Spanish). Stop by or set up an appointment if you’d like to talk to someone about your financial aid options!