College Entrance Support - Scholarship Information
133 Boston Post Rd, Weston, MA, 02493-2525
Distance: 133 Miles
Help to prepare students who are thinking about college, university or other higher education programs
Support can include information, guidance and test preparation assistance.
Fastweb is a free nationwide online scholarship search provider for college-bound students and their families. Members can search the database of scholarships.
Information is provided about:
* Scholarship deadlines
* Financial aid
* Student life
* Career planning
The scholarship directory offers advanced search options (year of study, ethnicity, unique situations, etc.)
- Free / no cost to everyone
Anyone who is at least 13 years of age can become a member of Fastweb for free.
For information about Fastweb and becoming a member see: https://www.fastweb.com/content/how_fastweb_works
This service is free of charge.
This provider does not offer this service at other locations.
Other Services or resources
This provider does not offer other services or resources at this location.
Taxonomy Terms Used: Clicking a taxonomy term from the list below launches a new search.
HL-2500.1500College/University Entrance Support Definition
Programs that provide information and guidance for high school students and others who are preparing for or in the process of choosing and applying for admission to a college, university or other postsecondary institution. Assistance may include information about various college/university programs and their requirements, advice on college/university selection, suggestions regarding high school classes students should take to best qualify for the school of their choice, information and counseling regarding financial aid, assistance in completing necessary application forms and supporting materials such as application essays, and advice regarding the scheduling of SATs/ACTs. The objective of most college/university entrance support programs is to help students select the most appropriate institution and present their credentials in a way that heightens their chances of having their application accepted. Included are programs that sponsor fairs where representatives from a broad range of postsecondary institutions are available to meet with prospective students and discuss course offerings, admission and financial aid requirements, college/university life in general and other information that is pertinent to the selection process.
HL-2500.2900Higher Education Awareness/Support Programs Definition
Programs that encourage students, usually in middle school or high school, to consider higher education and to gain the skills necessary to be successful in the college, university or other postsecondary program of their choice. Services may include guidance from staff and mentors, academic preparation, SAT test preparation, college/university admissions and financial aid workshops, and visits to local colleges and universities.
Programs that provide or assist students to apply for awards which usually involve money and/or reduced tuition. Included are both needs-based scholarships which are awarded to outstanding students who are in financial need and honorary scholarships which are awarded on the basis of merit alone and normally carry a nominal monetary award. Scholarship funds come from many sources including private endowments, alumni contributions, college or university funds, individual departments or outside organizations.
YB-9000Young Adults Definition
Individuals who are generally between the ages of 18 and 25 depending on the ages that specific programs use for qualification.
YG-8000.1500College/University Students Definition
Individuals who are enrolled in classes or courses of study in colleges or universities that are part of the formal education system.
YZ-8360Student Financial Aid Issues Definition
Programs that provide information and/or services that deal with the topic of student loans, scholarships and other forms of student financial aid.