Voyageur College Prep High School

Voyageur Students: College Ready. College Bound.
Paying for College
FAFSA The Free Application for Federal Student Aid is very important for all students to complete. Many other Financial Aid awards are dependent on a completed FAFSA. Click the link to begin: FAFSA
Financial Aid

The first is a comprehensive guide to financial aid. In addition to covering financial aid for online learning, it breaks down financial aid options for ALL college-level programs. It also includes financial aid and scholarship info for minority students, students with disabilities, students who identify as LGBTQ, and more. The guide features advice and tips from Mark Kantrowitz, a nationally-recognized expert on planning and paying for college. You can read the full guide here:

Financial aid for online college students:



The second guide focuses on FAFSA and the changes that have taken place over the past few years. It was created with the support of Robert Friedman, the University Director of Student Finance at Yeshiva University New York, and includes advice on how to maximize financial aid with FASFA, a glossary of terms normally encountered during the financial aid process, and additional resources for students to explore. You can check it out below.

Financial Aid and FAFSA guide:

Scholarship Opportunities:

There are many available scholarships out there for our students. It can be rather daunting searching for them so here are few sites that we recommend:
This has a list of many different types of scholarships you might be able to apply for depending on how you “match.” Just sign up!
Here is a link to a site that has access to multiple scholarships and if you sign up, it will send you monthly newsletters for scholarship opportunities.
Here is a list of 100 scholarships for women of color in undergraduate and graduate school.
Here’s a list of scholarships for college students from a favorite scholarship website.
Another popular website. has lots of options depending on your search. 

Detroit Promise provides lots of opportunities from local sources: Click the link to explore their options.  Detroit College Promise