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www.fafsa.ed.gov - Federal Student Aid, an office of the U.S. Department of Education, ensures that all eligible individuals can benefit from federally funded or federally guaranteed financial assistance for education beyond high school. We consistently champion the promise of post-secondary education to all Americans—and its value to our society. We partner with post-secondary schools, financial institutions and other participants in the Title IV student financial assistance programs to deliver services that help students and families who are paying for college.
Federal Pell Grant Program - The Federal Pell Grant Program provides need-based grants to low-income undergraduate and certain post-baccalaureate students to promote access to post-secondary education. Students may use their grants at any one of approximately 5,400 participating post-secondary institutions.
www.collegeboard.com - Here you will find best-known programs such as the SAT®, the PSAT/NMSQT®, and the Advanced Placement Program® (AP®). Each year, the College Board serves seven million students and their parents, 23,000 high schools, and 3,500 colleges through major programs and services in college admissions, guidance, assessment, financial aid, enrollment, and teaching and learning.
www.actstudent.org - Signing up online for the ACT is easier, faster, and the same cost as using the paper registration folder. With online registration, you can know immediately if your preferred test center has space for you to test and print your admission ticket.
www.howtogetin.com - SAT and Test Prep Resources; are you ready for the college admissions process? Not only is this one of the best college search sites online, with a database of college admission stats for over 6,000 U.S. colleges and universities, we have detailed help sections and a network of sites that can help guide you through preparing for college, applying to college, and paying for college. Start searching and browsing our help sections to get started. When you find a school you like, create a profile to save the schools you like to a list that you can share with family, friends and counselors.
www.ncaaclearinghouse.org - All prospective student-athletes must complete the amateurism certification questionnaire. A prospective student-athlete is someone who is looking to participate in intercollegiate athletics at an NCAA Division I or Division II institution in the future.
www.national-letter.org - The NCAA Eligibility Center manages the daily operations of the NLI program while the Collegiate Commissioners Association (CCA) provides governance oversight of the program. The NLI is a voluntary program with regard to both institutions and student-athletes. No prospective student-athlete or parent is required to sign the National Letter of Intent, and no institution is required to join the program. Started in 1964, the program now includes 610 Division I and II participating institutions.
www.mycollegeoptions.com - My College Options® is an online college planning program that connects millions of high school students with colleges and universities.
www.march2success.com - To get into a good college, you need to have strong standardized test scores. This free online test preparation site, sponsored by the US Army and developed by Kaplan and Educational Options, will help you prepare for the SAT and the ACT, and brush up on English and math skills.
www.asvabprogram.com - Learn about yourself, explore careers, and plan for your future. Separate sections for parents and educators.
www.fitness.gov - From The President's Council on Physical Fitness and Sports, learn about health, physical activity, fitness and sports.
www.eatright.org - The American Dietetic Association provides food and nutrition information for the whole family.