College Prep and Search

                • Students.Gov is an official U.S. government web site designed for college students and their families:

                • Resources for service members and families:

                • Free SAT/ACT prep software:

                • U.S. Department of Education Database of Accredited Colleges:


Scholarship Information: College bound students should meet with their school counselor in order to plan for their schooling beyond high school.


                • Scholarships for Military Children Program:

                • Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation:

                • Navy Marine Corps Relief Society:

                • Military Children's Scholarship Handbook:

                • American Legion:


Financial Aid and Grants


                • U.S. Department of Education free application for federal Student aid web site: and

                • U.S. Veterans Administration GI Bill options:

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