Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)If you want financial aid, you'll need to fill out the FAFSA. The FAFSA is the Free Application for Federal Student Aid. Anyone who wants financial aid for college will need to fill out the FAFSA. The application is used to determine the dollar amount you or your family will be expected to contribute towards college. All federal grant and loan awards are determined by the FAFSA, and nearly all colleges use the FAFSA as the basis for their own financial aid awards. The FAFSA is managed by the Office of Federal Student Aid, part of the Department of Higher Education.Click here to complete the FAFSA online. https://fafsa.ed.gov/FAFSA Practice Worksheets
Federal Student Aid ID (FSA ID)The FSA ID is a username and password that allows you to electronically submit and sign your FAFSA form. It identifies you in order to access your personal information on any U.S. Department of Education websites, like your FAFSA information. Additionally, your FSA ID can be utilized to sign loan contracts and access helpful information online from U.S.
Department of Education websites.https://fsaid.ed.gov/npas/index.htmFinancial Aid, Grants & ScholarshipsAthletic ScholarshipsCalifornia Student Aid CommissionLearn more about the National Collegiate Athletic Association, including recruiting rules and more.California College Promise GrantSome California residents may be eligible for a Promise Grant. This grant waives enrollment fees for California Community Colleges.Learn about this grant for youth who are or were in foster care.Browse this site to learn about Cal Grants, other state aid and outreach activities, program requirements and how to apply for aid.Click here and you'll find all the Cal Grant basics in one stop.Click here for dates and locations of free workshops that provide line-by-line help for completing the FAFSA.Welcome to PROFILE, the financial aid application service of the College Board -- a national, 100-year-old, not-for-profit membership association. Many of the member colleges, universities, graduate and professional schools, and scholarship programs use the information collected on PROFILE to help them award nonfederal student aid funds. The CSS/Financial Aid Profile is used by many private/independent colleges.You should NEVER pay for help in obtaining a scholarship. Open this site to learn how to avoid scholarship scams.