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Scholarships with Later Deadlines

on March 11, 2011 in Alerts, Paying for College

This reminder from provides a summary of scholarship opportunities still available: A number of scholarship providers listed on have application deadlines between March 15-April 15, including: *    Stanwood Camano Community Foundation High School Scholarships: A variety of scholarships for high school seniors living in the Stanwood-Camano area *    Washington State Association for Justice […]

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Update on Financial Aid

on February 11, 2011 in New This Month, Paying for College

This update from provides valuable information for students regarding scholarships Have you seen the new student-created videos on on YouTube? A number of scholarship providers listed on have application deadlines between February 15 and March 1, including: * College Success Foundation – Leadership 1000 For Washington residents planning to attend a 4-year […]

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Upcoming Workshop on Completing Financial Aid Forms

on December 21, 2010 in Alerts, Events & Workshops, Paying for College

The FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) is the primary financial aid form that must be completed by all families wishing to receive college financial aid. Even if you don’t think you qualify for financial aid, it is recommended that you complete the FAFSA.  The CSS Profile form is required by many private colleges […]

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Colleges Now Required to Post Total Cost of Attendance

on August 13, 2010 in Paying for College

Now that colleges are required to post the full cost of attendance on their financial aid webpages, families will get a more accurate picture of college costs. The College Navigator, which provides a great deal of data on individual colleges, now includes this net calculator as part of the search tool. Students can view a […]

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