Table of Contents
   Acknowledgmentsp. vi
   Prefacep. 1
   An Introduction to Financial Aidp. 5
   Federal Student Aid Programsp. 11
   Getting Money for Collegep. 21
   The College Essayp. 35
   The Art of Winning Scholarshipsp. 50
   The Hunt for Loansp. 58
   The World of Grantsp. 79
   Congratulations! You Have Been Awarded Financial Aidp. 120
   The Alternate Aid Routep. 127
   Around the Globep. 136
   Working Along the Wayp. 141
   The Acting Connectionp. 143
   Investing Strategiesp. 156
   Resume Writingp. 178
   Cyber Aidp. 201
   Listing of Grant Directoriesp. 213
   Useful Websites Every Financial Aid Seeker Should Knowp. 217
   Financial Aid Mythsp. 238
   Marketing Tipsp. 242
   Glossaryp. 249
   Bibliographyp. 257
   Indexp. 259