DeVos: Mobile App Coming For Federal Student Aid ApplicationCollege students will soon be able to file their applications for federal student aid through a mobile app, Education Secretary Betsy DeVos said Tuesday.
Focus on South Florida: FAFSASince 1985, the Education Fund has worked side-by-side with the private sector to direct resources where they are needed most in Miami-Dade schools. Its mission is to design and implement initiatives to improve our schools. Right now the Education Fund is funding something called "FAFSA marathons". FAFSA is federal funding available to all students pursuing a college education. The problem is that the forms are complicated and thousands of students/parents are not filling them out. These FAFSA marathon sessions are designed to help students and parents get all the free money for college they are entitled to.
What You Need To Know About The Pell Grant ProgramThe federal Pell Grant program is the nation’s largest needs-based college grant program.
Not-So-Bright Future For Popular Scholarship ProgramThe future could possibly be a little dimmer for some of Florida’s upcoming high school seniors who plan to apply for the Bright Futures scholarship.
Florida A&M Probation Lifted Florida A&M University has received an early Christmas present. The school is no longer on probation.
The Cost Of College SkyrocketsThe cost of attending college in the last few years has skyrocketed with a four- year degree from a public university costing on average more than $37,000.
UF & FSU Given Wide Latitude To Raise TuitionThe Florida House of Representatives has approved a plan to give Florida’s two major research universities, the University of Florida and Florida State University, wide power to raise tuition.
Broward Education Foundation Helps College Dreams Come TrueMay is the time when many high school seniors make plans to go to college and now with the help of the Broward Education Foundation, some high school seniors are receiving the financial assistance they need to continue their education.
Struggling Homeowners Can Apply Monday For State HelpSouth Florida homeowners struggling to make their mortgage payments may be able to get a helping hand from Uncle Sam.
School Counselor Charged In Federal Aid ScamA Lauderdale Lakes school counselor is accused of creating phony diplomas to file for financial aid.