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Washington Scholarships

on September 29, 2015 in Paying for College
Washington Scholarships

Start building your profile on the Washboard.org website and get updates on scholarship opportunities for Washington students. Many opportunities are posted on the site, including events to help students complete financial aid forms.

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Comparing Financial and Merit Aid Awards

on March 31, 2015 in Paying for College
Comparing Financial and Merit Aid Awards

Here are some useful tools to help you compare your award letters from colleges: Award Letter Comparison Tool Advanced Award Letter Comparison Tool College Board Comparison Tool    

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Financial Aid Update

on December 16, 2014 in Paying for College, Test Deadlines
Financial Aid Update

Now is a good time for families to check all financial aid deadlines and requirements on each college’s financial aid website. Cappex is offering a free online session: The Financial Aid + FAFSA 101 , December 17th, at 4 p.m. PST, and recordings are available if registration is made tomorrow.

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Excellent Video on Searching for Merit and Financial Aid Awards

on October 17, 2014 in Alerts, Paying for College
Excellent Video on Searching for Merit and Financial Aid Awards

Here is an excellent video by Lynn O’Shaughnessy explaining the use of CollegeData.com to research various college merit and financial aid awards.

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