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Tips to Winning Grad School Funding Awards

I finished graduate school in 2008 earning dual masters’ degrees in engineering and business, which took 3 years.  I was awarded a prestigious NASA graduate fellowship, sponsored by UNCFSP to help fund my studies.  There are many awards out there for graduate students, even more for women and minorities who are underrepresented in their fields.  […]

Top 5 Tips For Managing That Student Loan

On February 8, 2006, President Bush signed into law a budget reconciliation bill that will impact your student loans as a student and a graduate. The interest rate on any new student loans (Federal Stafford Loans) that you take out after July 1, 2006 will be fixed at 6.8%. Any student loans you have taken […]