Ben Cardin - Senator for Maryland


Student Aid

This Information Web page, prepared by the Congressional Research Service, guides students through the process of locating and applying for financial aid; and repaying student loans.

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Academy Nominations

Interested in attending one of the United States Service Academies? This section contains detailed information about the nomination and application process, as well as each academy.

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An internship provides an exciting educational and a behind-the-scenes look at the federal legislative process. For detailed application instructions and eligibility requirements, visit here.

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Senate Page Program

The Senate Page Program is a great opportunity for Maryland students interested in government service to witness firsthand the political debates of the United States Senate. Visit this page for more information about the program and to apply.

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Senate History & Facts

Learn more about the United States Senate and its rich history.

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Federal Research Sites

This area brings together links that can help students and teachers who are conducting research or seeking information about the U.S. Government, our legislative process, current activity in the Senate or House of Representatives, and much more.

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Kids' Pages

Government departments and agencies have created unique pages for younger audiences to help explain what they do on behalf of the American public with fun information, resources and games.

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