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.
Additional Scholarship Websites
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 http://www.chegg.com. 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:http://web1.ncaa.org/ECWR2/NCAA_EMS/NCAA.jsp
Financial Aid Resources
- Colllege Night (9/21/16) Financial Aid Presentation: FAFSA 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/
- 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 2017
- 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, 2017 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 $636 per academic year at a Michigan public college or university or up to a maximum of $1830 per academic year at a Michigan independent college or university.
- 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.
- For more information visit www.michigan.gov/ssg, call toll free 1-888-447-2687 or email email@example.com.