Financial Aid

Cost of College in the U.S. – Average Statistics & Institution-Specific Costs

A look at the average cost of college by school type and the sticker prices at 1,728 institutions throughout the U.S.

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LendEDU Scholarship

College is expensive. The rising costs of higher education has made it difficult for college students and families to afford it. At LendEDU, we help students learn about financial aid and compare scholarships and student loans. Unlike student loans, scholarships do not need to be paid back. They are free money and can go a long way […]

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What to Do When You Run Out of Financial Aid

Federal financial aid has limits, so it’s not uncommon for it to run out. Students in need of immediate funding have a number of alternatives including scholarships, payment plans, employment, and private student loans.

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Financial Aid for Minorities

There are many financial aid options designed specifically for minority students including scholarships, grants, and student loans.

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Help for Single Moms: Find Grants and Financial Resources Today

Single mothers can find the help they need from federal and non-profit organizations. Assistance is available to ease financial burdens, education costs, housing concerns, insurance coverage, and food needs for single mothers.

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LGBTQ Scholarships

Looking for LGBTQ scholarships that will make college more financially feasible? There are a number of scholarships specifically geared toward LGBTQ students, so we’ve rounded up some great options to pursue.

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Mental Health Scholarships

Mental illnesses are hard to handle, but dealing with them in college is even more stressful. Fortunately, there are scholarships for people with mental illness that can help you reduce the financial stress of higher education.

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The Best Colleges For Financial Aid

LendEDU provides an updated look at which colleges are the best for financial aid. We factored in need-based aid, non-need-based aid, and financial aid for international students to complete our annual analysis.

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Colleges Giving International Students the Most (and Least) Financial Aid

A look at the average financial aid package offered to international students at 738 colleges & universities in the United States.

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Scholarship Bee Has Merged Into LendEDU

In December of 2019, Scholarship Bee merged into LendEDU. If you were a previous reader of Scholarship Bee, we encourage you to check out LendEDU and see what this site has to offer. We have many tools, calculators, and other resources that can help you learn about financial aid including scholarships. If you are looking […]

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