Financial Aid Resources

 

Financial Aid Glossary

 

Scholarships and Financial Aid Websites

  • Big Future - College Board's Scholarship search

  • Cappex- College and scholarship finder tool

  • Chegg Scholarships- Buy books, find tutors, browse scholarships

  • College Access Fairfax - A local non-profit organization dedicated to removing financial barriers to college

  • CSS Profile - Financial aid application required by some colleges in addition to the FAFSA

  • Family Connection - FCPS scholarship database accessed through your Blackboard account

  • FinAid.org - A comprehensive student guide to financial aid that links to Fast Web, a national free scholarship search

  • FAFSA - Free Application for Federal Student Aid

  • Good Call - An online tool which gives access to data, technology, and other tools to help students make important decisions

  • NACACnet - Complete family financial aid resource

  • Net Price Calculators - Use this College Board tool or visit each college website for its own calculator

  • SCHEV - Financial aid application deadlines for Virginia colleges

  • Studentaid.ed.gov - The Guide to Federal Student Aid

  • VA 529 Plans - College Savings Plan information

Additional Resources