Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid on the Internet.
Financial Aid Student Guide
http://studentaid.ed.gov/students/publications/student_guide/index.html (opens in new window)
Created by the U.S. Department of Education.
College Scorecard is a planning tool and resource to assist prospective students and their families as they evaluate options in selecting a school.
College Navigator is a consumer tool that provides school information to include tuition and fees, retention and graduation rates, use of financial aid, student loan default rates and features a cost calculator and school comparison chart.
Paying for College can used by prospective students to enter the names of up to three schools and receive detailed information on each one and to enter actual financial aid award information.
GAcollege411 is a mentor system. A mentor system is an online resource to help students and their families select a college, apply for admission, and plan to finance higher education
Georgia's HOPE Program
https://secure.gacollege411.org/Financial_Aid_Planning/HOPE_Program/Georgia_s_HOPE_Scholarship_Program_Overview.aspx (opens in new window)
HOPE — Helping Outstanding Pupils Educationally — is Georgia's unique scholarship and grant program that rewards students with financial assistance in degree, diploma, and certificate programs at eligible Georgia public and private colleges and universities, and public technical colleges.
The National Student Loan Data System (NSLDS) provides a centralized, integrated view of Title IV loans and grants so that recipients of Title IV Aid can access and inquire about their Title IV loans and/or grant data.
Your source for free information from the U.S. Department of Education on preparing for and funding education beyond high school.