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Community and Internet Resources

Education: Financial Assistance

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New Sign Affordable Colleges Online: College Scholarships and Financial Aid for Students with Disabilities who are entering college will find that there are selective scholarship opportunities for which they may apply that can help pay for school. Discover scholarships, both for specific disabilities and more broadly-focused, that can help students with disabilities pay for their educations, as well as additional resources for obtaining funding.

FinAid is one of the most comprehensive collections of information about student financial aid on the web. The site offers information on student loans, scholarships, saving options, military aid and much more.

New Sign A Guide to College Savings Plans from MoneyGeek includes an overview of the various types of savings plans that may be helpful to parents.

Heath Resource Center has developed a comprehensive web section concerning financial aid for students with disabilities, discussing grants, loans, work-study, and scholarships.

National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators (NASFAA) is an association of 3,000 colleges, universities, career schools, and others with an interest in the effective administration of student financial aid. Via their website, they provide information on the financial aid process and directs students to some of the more important and helpful financial aid guidance on the Web.

ValoreBooks: How to Sell Textbooks: The Ultimate Guide is a comprehensive 7-chapter resource, providing highly accessible and detailed information on ways for students to sell their textbooks. The guide is written by experts at ValoreBooks, a leading textbook marketplace. It covers how to sell on Amazon, Ebay, in-person and other channels. It compares pros and cons for each channel, allowing students to make the best financial decisions. The guide gives students a tool to save money despite constantly rising textbooks prices.

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