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Is financial aid available for homeschooled students?

Is financial aid available for homeschooled students?

When most people ask the question, “Is financial available for homeschool students?” they are interesting in learning about what financing offers are available for individuals who received a homeschool education equivalent to graduating high school and are now preparing to enter college. The simple answer to this question is that there are definitely a number of financing offers available to Continue Reading »

25 Great Scholarships for Home-Schooled Students

25 Great Scholarships for Home-Schooled Students

With recent reports indicating that more than two million students in the United States are educated at home each year and the number is steadily increasing as the years go by, it is no surprise that many organizations and universities have established scholarships for home-schooled students. Although the majority of scholarship programs do not exclude those who have been home-schooled, Continue Reading »

No scholarship? Here’s how to pay for college

No scholarship? Here’s how to pay for college

Your child got into the college of their dreams. But the acceptance letter didn’t mention any kind of scholarship. Now what? The good news is that most students receive some financial help paying for college, bringing the cost down from the school’s “sticker price.” At the average private college, for example, the sticker price for tuition, room and board was Continue Reading »

FAFSA Tips for Homeschoolers

FAFSA Tips for Homeschoolers

The Free Application for Federal Student Aid, the FAFSA, is the most important step to qualify for financial aid for college. This is the required form to receive federal money, such as Pell Grants, loans, and work study. Information from the FAFSA is also used by colleges to decide on grant awards and scholarships. Homeschoolers should familiarize themselves with the FAFSA Continue Reading »

Homeschool Foundation Grants

Homeschool Foundation Grants

HSF gives grants to families and groups to help with their homeschooling-related needs.  How can we help your family? Grants to homeschooling families: Widows Grant Kids Curriculum Grant Children of Single Parents Grant Special Needs Children Grant Military Grant Emergency Response Grant Global Homeschooling Grant (formerly known as the International Fund) Financial Aid Programs: HSLDA Membership Patrick Henry College Freshman Continue Reading »

Need money for college? Here’s how to make a grab for $150,000 in scholarships.

Need money for college? Here’s how to make a grab for $150,000 in scholarships.

Gabrielle McCormick’s journey started with a fall. In November of her senior year of high school, she tore her Achilles tendon during a basketball game. The injury simultaneously crushed her dreams of playing college basketball and any hopes she had of earning the athletic scholarship she was counting on. “My entire high school identity changed because I wasn’t a student athlete,” she said Continue Reading »

Homeschool Foundation Grant

Homeschool Foundation Grant

HSF gives grants to families and groups to help with their homeschooling-related needs.  How can we help your family? Grants to homeschooling families: Widows Grant Kids Curriculum Grant Children of Single Parents Grant Special Needs Children Grant Military Grant Emergency Response Grant Global Homeschooling Grant (formerly known as the International Fund) Financial Aid Programs: HSLDA Membership Patrick Henry College Freshman  

Homeschool Students Scholarships

Homeschool Students Scholarships

More than 2 million students are home schooled in the United States every year, and the number increases as time marches forward. While there’s a lot of sacrifice involved, proactive parents increasingly choose home schooling for the educational benefits it provides.  Accredited home schooling programs are administered by states, holding parent-educators accountable for curricular standards and home school best-practices. Continue reading…

4 Good Scholarships for Home-Schooled Students

4 Good Scholarships for Home-Schooled Students

More than 2 million students across the country are educated at home, and there are a number of scholarships specifically designed for them. Although most scholarships will not exclude home-schooled students (although some do), the following is a summary of great awards, both locally and nationally. Learn more at https://www.nerdwallet.com/blog/loans/student-loans/scholarships-homeschooled-students/

10 Things You Should Know When Applying for Financial Aid

10 Things You Should Know When Applying for Financial Aid

by MyCollegeGuide.org When planning your college career, one of the biggest questions asked is: How am I going to pay for it? Overcoming Sticker Shock Over the last several decades, college tuition has increased dramatically. Naturally, the sticker shock of college tuition can be a cause of concern for many students and families, but there are ways to negate the Continue Reading »