HS: Financial Aid Resources

 Applying for Financial Aid:

  • Application on FAFSA.gov  (FAFSA.gov is the preferred method for submitting the FAFSA -Free Application for Federal Student Aid)
  • Students and parents need to create a FSA ID prior to completing the FAFSA
  • Find school codes

Frequently Requested #s:

  • General Info about Federal Aid: 1-800-4-FED-AID (1-800-433-3243)For FAFSA help & to request copies of Student Aid Report (SAR)
  • Pa Higher Education Assistance Agency Grant and Loan Programs 1-800-692-7392

Pennsylvania Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators

www.pasfaa.org

Scholarship Search – National Scholarship and Grant Resources

www.collegeboard.org/scholarships

www.scholarships.com

www.careersandcolleges.com

www.fastweb.com

www.gocollege.com

www.petersons.com

www.sacfoundation.com   – the Schuylkill Area Community Foundation which provides a full listing of Scholarships/Awards available to Blue Mountain High School students

College scholarship guide: http://www.thesimpledollar.com/college-scholarship-guide/

National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators

www.nasfaa.org

National Student Loan Data System

www.nslds.ed.gov

Pennsylvania Assistance

www.aesuccess.org (Pa Loans)

www.pheaa.org (Pa State Grants)

U.S. Department of Education:

www.ed.gov/finaid.html

www.ifap.ed.gov

www.studentaid.ed.gov

College Savings

www.collegesavings.org

Budgets, Debt Management

www.1stdebtconsolidation4u.com

www.cc-bc.com

www.center4debtmanagement.com

www.myfico.com

www.nfcc.org

www.YouCanDealWithIt.com