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What financial aid options are available?

Hey everyone! I'm a junior and starting to think about how to pay for college. I'm feeling a bit stressed about the cost and wondering what financial aid options are available. Can anyone point me in the right direction? Thanks in advance!

10 months ago

Hello! It's great that you're starting to think about financial aid early on. There are several financial aid options available to help you pay for college: federal aid, state aid, institutional aid, and scholarships. To begin, fill out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) as soon as it becomes available on October 1st. This will help you determine your eligibility for grants, work-study, and loans from the federal government. Next, check your state's financial aid programs and deadlines. Many states offer grants or scholarships based on financial need or academic achievement. Additionally, the colleges you apply to may offer institutional aid in the form of grants, scholarships, or work-study opportunities. Finally, explore private scholarships from local organizations, businesses, or national competitions. Websites like Fastweb and Scholarships.com can be helpful in your search. Remember to start early and apply to multiple sources to increase your chances of receiving financial aid. Good luck!

10 months ago

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