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Alternative Lender List
A list of recommended lenders who offer Alternative Student Loans.

AmeriCorps
A network of national service programs that engage more than 50,000 Americans each year in intensive service to meet critical needs in education, public safety, health, and the environment.

CollegeBoard Online
National nonprofit membership association whose mission is to prepare, inspire, and connect students to colleges and opportunities.

Corporation for National and Community Service
The Corporation for National and Community Service engages Americans of all ages in service to help strengthen communities.

Department of Education
Ensures equal access to education and to promote educational excellence for all Americans.

FAFSA on the Web
Free Application for Federal Student Aid. The Student Financial Assistance Programs are the largest source of student aid in America, providing over $40 billion a year in grants, loans, and work-study assistance. Here you'll find help for every stage of the financial aid process, whether you're in school or out of school. You can complete your application on-line.

FastWeb Scholarship Search
Find money for college! Search 600,000 scholarships worth over $1 billion.

Federal Student Aid (FSA) Programs
The U.S. Department of Education's Federal Student Aid (FSA) programs are the largest source of student aid in America, providing nearly 70% of all student financial aid. Help is available to make education beyond high school financially possible for you or your child.

FinAid Organization
"The Smart Student guide to Financial Aid."

The Foundation Center
The mission is to support and improve institutional philanthropy by promoting public understanding of the field and helping grant seekers succeed.

IRS Hope Scholarship Credit Link
Frequently Asked Questions regarding the Hope Scholarship Credit.

Understanding the IRS Hope Scholarship
NASFAA's web page to assist you in understanding the IRS Hope Scholarship.

IRS Lifetime Learning Credit Link
Frequently Asked Questions regarding the Lifetime Learning Credit.

Understanding the IRS Lifetime Learning Credit
Same as above link for Understanding the IRS Hope Scholarship link, but about half way down the page.

IRS Student Loan Interest Deduction Link
Explanation of understanding your interest deductions for your taxes.

IRS Tax Information for Students
A listing of various questions students may have regarding their taxes.

James Madison Memorial Fellowship Foundation
To assist individuals desiring to become outstanding teachers of the American Constitution.

National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators
Supports financial aid professionals at colleges, universities, and career schools. NASFAA is the only national association with a primary focus on student aid legislation, regulatory analysis, and professional development for financial aid administrators.

New Mexico Commission on Higher Education
The state-level post-secondary coordinating agency in New Mexico.

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Center for Health Policy at the University of New Mexico
Dedicated to increasing the diversity of health policy leaders in the social and behavioral sciences, with a special focus on economics, political science, and sociology. They offer Fellowships ($24,000) and other support for Latino, Native American and other minorities who wish to pursue doctoral level studies.

SRN Express
Scholarship Resource Network Express contains a database of over 8,000 programs with a distribution level of over 150,000 awards for undergraduate and postgraduate students worth a total of more than $35 million! This database also includes student loan forgiveness programs for those who have graduated from college and need alternatives for repayment.

Student Gateway to the US Government
Your comprehensive information portal providing answers to your questions on education, career, government and more.

Student Guide
A comprehensive resource on student financial aid from the U.S. Department of Education.