Scholarships for graduate school

If you’re planning to attend graduate school sometime in the near future, you’ll need a plan to pay for it. Grad school financial aid works a bit differently than undergrad,… Read More

Our favorite July scholarships

School’s out, but that just means there’s more time to apply for college scholarships. Several organizations still have contests open this summer, and now’s your chance to secure some extra… Read More

5 scholarships for every month

Did you know that some college scholarships select a winner every single month? These are the contests you’ll want to bookmark and return to again and again. Application requirements range… Read More

College Scholarships for June

Need money for college? There’s still plenty of time to earn scholarships from private sources across the country to help pay for college costs. We’ve put together a list below… Read More

Changes to the FSA ID

A key component of the financial aid process, the FSA ID provides access to various Federal Student Aid websites, including, the main page for the Free Application for Federal… Read More Another way to earn scholarships

As college affordability remains a hot topic for parents, new avenues regularly surface to help families pay for college costs. Scholarship websites are always popular, and one option getting attention… Read More

These scholarships can help pay for grad school

Planning to attend graduate school this fall? You may need to borrow loans to pay for a portion of your costs, but try to limit your borrowing as much as… Read More

MEFA in the News

August Declared #ABLEtoSave Month

Contact: Martha Savery, Director of Public Affairs 617.224.4813 BOSTON – Governor Charlie Baker has declared August as #ABLEtoSave Month, highlighting the importance of a new state program to assist…