Search Financial Aid

Looking for financial aid can sometimes be a lengthy and frustrating experience. To better serve your needs, the HCEF has compiled a list of online and offline resources that might help speed up the process of furthering your education.

Opening Doors of Opportunity College Access Program: See what this new service in Holmes County can offer you in your search for colleges, financial aid, and much more!

Holmes County Higher Education Center
A branch of the University of Akron | Wayne College, right here in Holmes County!

Holmes County Public Library
The Holmes County Library Reference Department has the following resources:

  • The Foundation Directory
  • Ohio Grants Guide
  • The College Blue Book: Scholarships, Fellowships, Grants and Loans
  • The Scholarship Book 2000
  • Foundation Grants to Individuals
  • Scholarships, Fellowship, & Loans

Also log on to and
(List compiled by the HCEF)

OCAN (Ohio College Access Network)- College Aid Internet Guide

FinAid- A Student's Guide to Financial Aid

Federal Student Aid

College Board- focuses on:

  • SAT registration and preparation
  • College Search
  • Test Preparation a free service to help you pay for college college, scholarship and loan search

Ohio Board of Regents: Money for College in Ohio
Online College/Scholarship/Financial Aid Search Engines and Informational Websites


American College Testing (ACT) website

Cashe, Sallie Mae Foundation- Educational Loans

College Board Scholarship Search

College Connection

College Goal Sunday (Ohio)


College Savings Plan Network

College Scholarship Service (PROFILE)


FastWEB -powered by Monster

Federal Student Aid Information

FreSch!- Free Scholarship Search and Information Guide


Great Lakes Higher Education Corporation- Loan Calculators and information can be found here


National Service, Corporation for

Ohio Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators- State and Federal Student Financial Aid information and links

Ohio College Access Network (OCAN)

Ohio Lending Works- an education opportunity program whose goal it is to make college more affordable to Ohioans.

Ohio State Grants & Scholarships Department

Ohio Tuition Trust Authority (OTTA) College Advantage Savings Plan

SAT Testing

Scholarship Resource Network (SRN) Express

Selective Service System

The Planning for College Destination

The Scholarship Page

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