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College Planning

FAFSA Website
Use this site to learn more about Federal Financial Aid and how to apply online.

Academic Homepage for High School Students
This web guide provides free educational resources, including a college directory and guide.

College Board
This site provides not only help choosing a college that is right for you but also provides information and tips for preparing, applying, and paying for college.

College Prowler
This guide to selecting a college has been created by students for students. It also includes up to date rankings and a comparison tool.

Zinch Scholarship Locator
Use this free scholarship search engine to find the perfect match for you. The site also assists in searching for extensive info about individual colleges, linking you to admissions officers, and finding reviews for colleges.

Career Planning, Job Searching and More

Snagajob.com
Offers tips for finding a job. Teens can search for jobs online through Snagajob.com’s job database.

MyFirstPaycheck.com
A job search site run by teens for teens. An impressive site with advice, resources, and a resume builder.

nextSTEP
The online site for the nextSTEP, the magazine for teens who are college and/or career planning. You can also find the magazine in the Library’s Teen Magazine Collection.