The "Call Me Mister" Program Do you know any Black Males (who are Seniors in high school) who want to go to college for FREE. The black colleges below are looking for future Black Male Teachers and will send them to Universities/Colleges FOUR (4) YEARS FREE; THIS IS FOR MALES ONLY. Parents fill out this application www.callmemister.clemson.edu/gettprog.htm
College Access Information Hotline The College Access Information Hotline provides postsecondary resources to residents of the State of Ohio. The Hotline aims to ease the access to postsecondary resources by offering assistance through direct contact with an Information Specialist.
The College Access Information Hotline encompasses all areas related to postsecondary options and is available at 1-877-I-ATTAIN (1-877-428-8246) from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. , Monday through Friday. An Information Specialist is on hand to provide direction to individuals who call to learn about college preparation, financial aid, articulation and transfer and general information on colleges and universities throughout Ohio . http://regents.ohio.gov/sgs/hotline/index.php
ACT, Inc.: A Student Site for ACT Test Takers www.actstudent.org Includes information about registering for the ACT, test prep, financial need estimator, and tips on college and career planning.
College Board www.collegeboard.com In addition to providing all the information you need about the PSAT and SAT, the College Board website has tools for planning for, finding, and applying to college. It offers an interactive tool called “My Organizer” that is well worth signing up for.
CSOCollege Center www.csocollegecenter.org A website targeted at first-generation, low income, and minority students. Includes an “ask the experts” section where you can send in questions online.
First In The Family (To go to college) www.firstinthefamily.org/ This website is targeted to students who are the first in their family to try for college. The website includes hard facts about college access, motivational quotes and books, extensive tips from the first-generation college students.The site also features three short videos.
KnowHow2Go www.knowhow2go.org A new website by the National Ad Council and the American Council on Education with practical tips for making our way to college.
Prep for College Calendar www.nacac.com The National Association for College Admission Counseling explains what you can do in your high school freshman, sophomore, junior, and senior years to prepare for college.
Choosing the Right College www.collegeispossible.org A list of recommended websites, books and brochures from College Is Possible.
Black Excel www.blackexcel.org Especially dedicated to African-American families, the website includes information about preparing for college, scholarships, historically black colleges (including virtual tours), and summer enrichment programs. There’s also a free newsletter The Student Guide www.studentaid.ed.gov Available in English and Spanish, the Student Guide is a comprehensive resource on student financial aid from the U.S. Department of Education.
A Brief Look at Student Financial Aid Programs www.collegeispossible.org The College Is Possible website offers “Paying for College,” an overview of federal grants and loans; tax benefits for college students; and other federal, state, and institutional programs.
FastWeb www.fastweb.com This free service from Monster.com allows users to search over 1.3 million scholarships worth more than $3 billion.
Scholarship Experts www.scholarshipexperts.com ScholarshipExperts.com employs a professional staff of data researchers to maintain an up-to-date database of over 2.4 million scholarships worth more than $14.7 billion.
The Ohio Department of Education Practice Test Materials for the Ohio Graduation Test (OGT) Information for Robert C. Byrd Scholarship http://www.ode.state.oh.us