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.

Girl using laptop on deck
Scholarships include AIGA Worldstudio Scholarships, Larry Van Craeynest "Master Your Craft" Scholarship, Krylon Clear Choice Art Scholarship, Ocean Awareness Contest, Against the Grain Artistic Scholarship, and Niche Art Scholarship. …
By Lauren Patten    |
Student in dorm using computer
Scholarships include the Pretty Lightroom Presets Scholarship, We The Students Essay Contest, The Fountainhead Scholarship, Crossword Hobbyist Crossword Scholarship, RentHop's College and University Scholarship Program, All About Education Scholarship, and The Tzu Chi USA Scholarship. …
By Lauren Patten    |
Students using computer together
Scholarships include the Private Frontier Essay Contest, Create-A-Greeting-Card Scholarship, State Farm Companies Foundation Scholarship Program, UNCF General Scholarship, and Superpower Scholarship. …
By Lauren Patten    |
Student using laptop in classroom
Scholarships include Project Yellow Light Billboard Design Contest Scholarship, Shaw-Worth Memorial Scholarship, Odenza Marketing Group Scholarship, American Fire Sprinkler Association Scholarship Program, and Stan Yellott Scholarship Fund. …
By Lauren Patten    |
Students taking a test
Tips include starting early, being organized, writing an essay, being patient, and understanding terms. …
By Ajea Stupart, Lauren Patten    |
Students taking notes in class
Scholarships include Doodle 4 Google, Action for Nature Eco-Hero Award, Gloria Barron Prize for Young Heroes, We the Students Essay Contest, and Paradigm Challenge. …
By Lauren Patten    |
Smiling student
Scholarships include Intertech Foundation STEM Scholarship, The Gallery Collection Create-A-Greeting-Card Scholarship, Odenza Marketing Group Scholarship, Frame My Future Contest, American Fire Sprinkler Association Scholarship Contest, and Citizens Bank Scholarship. …
By Lauren Patten    |
Boy with backpack outside
Scholarships include Ritchie-Jennings Memorial Scholarship, Scholars Helping Collars Scholarship, AFA Teens for Alzheimer's Awareness College Scholarship, The Christophers High School Poster Contest, Vegetarian Resource Group Scholarship, and Sweet and Simple Scholarship. …
By Lauren Patten    |
Students sitting in cafe
Scholarships include the Boren Scholarship, the Benjamin A. Gilman Scholarship, the Diversity Abroad Achievement Scholarship, the CEA Scholarship, and the Good Colleges Study Abroad Award. …
By Lauren Patten    |
Student using laptop
Scholarships include the International Documentary Photography Scholarship, Foot Locker Scholar Athletes, Providian Medical Scholarship, Army Women's Foundation Legacy Scholarship, John Lennon Scholarship, and I Have a Dream Scholarship. …
By Lauren Patten    |