HS: Financial Aid

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.finaid.com

www.scholarships.com

www.careersandcolleges.com

www.fastweb.com

www.gocollege.com

www.petersons.com

https://mycollegedollars.hyfnrsx1.com/

       *Be sure to check the featured scholarships of the day on the mycollegedollars site

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

http://community.coin3.com  also has financial aid tutorial-follow instructions for use under the Career Portfolio link on the guidance webpg.

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

National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators

www.nasfaa.org

www.studentaid.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

www.students.gov

College Savings

www.collegesavings.org

www.moneycentral.msn.com

www.patap.org (Pa Tuition Account Program)

Budgets, Debt Management

www.1stdebtconsolidation4u.com

www.cc-bc.com

www.cccsintl.org

www.center4debtmanagement.com

www.mapping-your-furture.org

www.myfico.com

www.nfcc.org

www.YouCanDealWithIt.com