Technology makes student aid more accessible
Simplified online FAFSA, new data standard for scholarship applications continue web's role in making college more affordable
By Mark KantrowitzRead more by Denny Carter
Over the past decade and a half, the internet has made it easier for families to learn about, find, and apply for college scholarships, government grants, and other types of student financial aid. This transformation of the financial aid industry continues even today with a simplified federal aid form and a new XML data standard that will make applying for scholarships easier than ever. Read more with registration.