Even as having a higher education becomes increasingly essential in the job market, the costs associated with attending a post-secondary institution continue to rise, making the prospect of paying for college seem daunting. By examining and breaking down the various financing and aid options available, this practical volume allows students to accurately assess their financial situations and to develop strategies to finance a college education. Offering tips on how to tackle the FAFSA form and covering the difference between grants and scholarships, the benefits of work-study, and much more, this volume is a valuable resource for anyone interested in pursuing a college degree.Federal financial aid rules require colleges to take into consideration any scholarship awards when calculating a studenta#39;s financial aid package. As a result, the $500 you win in a high school scholarship essay contest may be considered asanbsp;...
|Title||:||Smart Strategies for Paying for College|
|Author||:||G. S. (Scott) Prentzas|
|Publisher||:||The Rosen Publishing Group - 2014-07-15|