MEFA Blog

MEFA Blog

Keep up to date with the latest news about planning and financing a college education and preparing for your financial future, from experts here at MEFA and across the industry. Browse through our blog and use it as your very own college planning guide.

Scholarships include Project Yellow Light Billboard Design Contest Scholarship, MCSW Scholarship Program, DAV Auxiliary Scholarship, Houzz Residential Design Scholarship, Thermo Fisher Scientific Antibody Scholarship Program, Global Perspectives Scholarship, and Car Detail Calgary Scholarship. …
By Lauren Danz    |
Scholarships include: SAE Women-in-Auto Scholarship, Lockheed Martin STEM Scholarship, Elevate Women in Tech Scholarship, AISES Intel Scholarship, AFCEA STEM Teacher Scholarship, AFCEA STEM Major Scholarship, PixelPlex STEM Scholarship, GeneTex Scholarship, & Tuition Solution Scholarship…
By Lauren Danz    |
Log in to the FAFSA website and check your status to find out if you've done all you need to do.…
By Jonathan Hughes    |
Scholarships include American Assoc on Health and Disability Scholarship, Microsoft Disability Scholarship, Autism Can Do Scholarship, Nat'l Federation of the Blind Scholarship, Org for Autism Research Scholarship, 180 Medical Scholarship, and ABC Law Centers Cerebral Palsy Bi-Annual Scholarship.…
By Lauren Danz    |
Details include what counts as a loan payment, where employers can deposit matches, when this goes into effect, if all employers participate, and matching limits.…
By Meredith Clement    |
Scholarships include Action for Nature Eco-Hero Award, Stossel in the Classroom Essay Contest, SBO Essay Contest, Gloria Barron Prize for Young Heroes, My Impact Challenge, and Ocean Awareness Contest. …
By Lauren Danz    |
We break down what the change exactly is, why it happened, how financial aid is affected, what colleges are doing in reaction to it, and what you can do about it.…
By Meredith Clement    |
Scholarships include the The Alliance Scholarships, Gertrude M. Cox Scholarship, ISC2 Graduate Scholarship, AICPA John L. Carey Scholarship, Foster G. McGaw Graduate Student Scholarship, and Albert W. Dent Graduate Student Scholarship. …
By Lauren Danz    |
Learn all about a new law in Massachusetts for undocumented students to establish residency for higher education benefits. Find what the qualifications are, the steps needed to apply, and the benefits for students. …
By Julie Shields-Rutyna    |
Scholarships include the Boren Scholarship, the Benjamin A. Gilman Scholarship, the Justice, Community & Service Scholarship, the CEA Scholarship, and the Tortuga Study Abroad Scholarship. …
By Lauren Danz    |