Student using computer to research scholarships with deadlines in September
Scholarships include Love Your Career Scholarship, The Cameron Impact Scholarship, The May Firm Scholarship Fund, OppU Achievers Scholarship, Shout It Out Scholarship, Too Cool to Pay for School Scholarship, Don't Text and Drive Scholarship, and Key Thinkers Scholarship. …
By Lauren Patten    |
Woman using tablet to learn about NPEA
Learn what NPEA does, the benefits of membership, how they partner with colleges, the tools they offer students, and how they remove barriers to college access. …
By Karin Elliot, Jonathan Hughes    |
Student using laptop to learn how to apply to college
Learn how many colleges to apply to, how to write the college essay, when college applications are due, how to create a resume, how to find colleges with no application fees, and when to apply for college. …
By Meredith Clement    |
Man using computer to learn about student loan refinancing
Learn when to refinance student loans, if there is a downside to refinancing, if it costs money to refinance, and if refinancing can hurt your credit score. …
By Shaun Connolly    |
The MEFA Loan interest rates will start at 3.75% for the 2021-22 academic year, substantially lower than the 6.28% offered by the Federal Direct PLUS Loan, and will have no origination fee, no application fee, and no prepayment penalties. …
By Lisa Rooney    |
Father and son using computer to learn about saving for college
Learn if it's ever too late to open a 529 account, if you can use 529 funds for daycare expenses, how to save with multiple children, how you withdraw 529 funds, how grandparent 529 accounts work, and more.…
By Meredith Clement    |
Parents using tablet to learn about 529 accounts and Roth IRAs
We compare the features of each, including taxes, tax benefits, contributions, investments, annual and maximum limits, and the impact on financial aid. …
By Meredith Clement    |
Woman graduating college after receiving scholarship for adult learner
Scholarships include the Working Parent College Scholarship, Custody X Change Single Parent Scholarship, Return 2 College Scholarship, College JumpStart Scholarship, and Osher Reentry Scholarship. …
By Lauren Patten    |
Student using laptop to view student profile in MEFA Pathway
The new Academics tab lets students record their GPA, number of AP courses taken, and SAT, ACT, and TOEFL scores, while the new Certification tab lets students add any earned certifications. …
By Jennifer Bento-Pinyoun    |
Student using smartphone to search for college scholarships
Scholarships include Chuan Ai Lu Engstrom Memorial Scholarship, In the Driver's Seat Scholarship, Sugar Spun Scholarship, Kids Car Donations Annual Scholarship, Mrs. Prindables Educator Scholarship, Make Me Laugh Scholarship, Active Life Scholarship, and iVein Health & Wellness Scholarship.…
By Lauren Patten    |