Paying for College
This Scholarship Opportunities link contains a list of college scholarships that may be available to Regina students. If you have any questions about a scholarship or your eligibility, please see your counselor.
Remember to be cautious of any organization that promises access to scholarships for a fee – legitimate scholarships are available, without cost, to anyone who qualifies.
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Additional Scholarship Websites
November has officially been declared scholarship month in Michigan! All month long, MI Student Aid will be actively posting on social media, highlighting their scholarship database, compiled of Michigan scholarships, where students can submit a request and receive scholarship information to their email. Tips and tricks for filling out scholarship applications, as well as other resources that can make college accessible, affordable and achievable for Michigan students will be posted. Visit Michigan Student Aid Scholarship Search: fill out the survey and MI Student Aid will match your information with its scholarship database. Follow MI Student Aid on social media accounts @mistudentaid.
More scholarships can be found at www.fastweb.com, a FREE scholarship search engine.
A comprehensive directory of merit scholarships and academic scholarships from colleges across the country can be located at https://www.chegg.com/scholarships. Students need to create an account to use this service.
Find scholarships, other financial aid and internships from more than 2,200 programs, totaling nearly $6 billion. Enter as much information as possible to find the most matches at www.collegeboard.org/scholarships.
- North Central Athletic Association – NCAA: http://www.ncaa.org/
- NCAA Eligibility Center (register here): https://web3.ncaa.org/ecwr3/
Financial Aid Resources
- Colllege Night (9/20/17) Financial Aid Presentation: Financial Aid Presentation
- Federal Student Aid – a comprehensive website from the US Dept. of Education: http://www.studentaid.ed.gov/
- FAFSA – Free Application for Federal Student Aid: https://fafsa.ed.gov/
- Changes to FAFSA Process: FAFSA CHANGES
- How to create a FSAid (Federal Student Aid ID)
- FAFSA and FSAid TIPS FOR PARENTS
- FAFSA “How to” Video: How to Fill Out the FAFSA
- FAFSA Forecaster – estimate your EFC (Expected Family Contribution): EFC Forecaster
- College Goal Sunday: http://www.micollegegoal.org/
- Consumer Financial Protection Bureau College Cost Comparison Tool
- Net Price Calculator – used to estimate the cost of the specific college you plan to attend after loans and financial aid
- CSS Profile – Financial information required by U of M and similar colleges
- Information about the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA)
Michigan Competitive Scholarship Information - for the Class of 2018
- The Michigan Competitive Scholarship program is available to students demonstrating both financial need and merit.
- Applicants must file the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) by March 1, 2018 to receive priority consideration.
- Starting with the Class of 2017, students must achieve a qualifying score of at least 1200 on the SAT (ACT scores will not be considered).
- The award pays up to $1000 per academic year at an approved Michigan community college, public university, or degree-granting, non-profit independant college.
- Students must provide their Social Security number to Michigan’s department of Student Scholarships and Grants (SSG) by phone during your senior year in high school.
- Click here for the Michigan Competitive Scholarship Fact Sheet(link is external).
- For more information visit www.michigan.gov/ssg(link is external), call toll free 1-888-447-2687 or email email@example.com.