The WMHS School Counseling Department continually receives new scholarship information. Please double-click this link, SCHOLARSHIPS  (Last updated 9/21/16), or stop by the School Counseling Dept. for more information.
 


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Scholarship Resources

https://www.carrollk12.org/instruction/studentservices/counselor/Pages/CollegePostSecondaryPlanning.aspx

https://bigfuture.collegeboard.org/pay-for-college

www.zinch.com

www.schmoop.com

http://www.scholarships.com/

www.fastweb.com

http://www.careerinfonet.org/scholarshipsearch/ScholarshipCategory.asp?searchtype=category&nodeid=22

https://myscholly.com/#scholly



Most Popular Majors

According to U.S. News and World Report, the following majors are the hottest for 2016-17:

1. Biomedical Engineering

2. Biometrics

3. Forensic Science

4. Computer Game Design

5. Cybersecurity

6. Data Science

7. Business Analytics

8. Petroleum Engineering

9. Public Health

10. Robotics

11. Sustainability




The Community Foundation of Carroll County receives, invests, and distributes funds for charitable, cultural and educational purposes for the benefit of the citizens of Carroll County.  Please see their website for various scholarship opportunities.  http://carrollcommunityfoundation.org/scholarships.asp

 

Confused about financial aid for college?  College Goal Sunday can help.  Go to the website www.CollegeGoalSundayMD.org.
 

 




Financial Aid Resources
 
   
Federal Student Aid, a part of the U.S. Department of Education, is the largest provider of student financial aid in the nation. At the office of Federal Student Aid, our 1,200 employees help make college education possible for every dedicated mind by providing more than $150 billion in federal grants, loans, and work-study funds each year to more than 15 million students paying for college or career school. We are proud to sponsor millions of American minds pursuing their educational dreams.   

 The office of Federal Student Aid provides grants, loans, and work-study funds for college or career schools.
 

Check out the following resources on the web: 
Free Application for Federal Student Aid:
http://www.fafsa.ed.gov/

Studentaid.gov:

https://studentaid.ed.gov/sa/