Financial Aid - Helpful Resources
Financial Aid Night Information
Georgia Student Finance Commission Financial Aid Presentation for Parents (2022-23).
The Georgia Student Finance Commission has published some brochures to help you understand the financial aid process for college.
All marketing materials published by the GSFC on their web site
The U.S. Department of Education provides lots of information on applying for financial aid.
Other Financial Aid and Scholarship Web Sites
College can be expensive. It is important that you understand all of the resources that are available to you and your family. Below we have listed great resouces to help you map out your financial aid plan. Always remember to check with each individual college regarding their available financial aid plans and scholarships. Remember, there is a difference between being able to get into a college and being able to afford it. Start having financial aid conversations with your family early in your college search process.
http://www.ticas.org/index.php - The Institute for College Access & Success (TICAS)
http://www.whitehouse.gov/issues/education/higher-education/college-score-card - College Scorecard
http://collegecost.ed.gov/netpricecenter.aspx - Dept of Education Net Price Calculator Center
https://bigfuture.collegeboard.org/ Scholarship Search Big Future
https://www.mycollegeprice.com/ My College Price
http://www.finaid.org/ The SmartStudentTM Guide to Financial Aid
http://www.consumer.ftc.gov/articles/0082-scholarship-and-financial-aid-scams Scholarship Scams To Be Aware Of
http://www.ed.gov/blog/2012/08/5-questions-to-ask-the-financial-aid-office-as-you-head-back-to-school/5 Questions To Ask Financial Aid Office
http://www.scholarshipscanada.com/ Scholarships Canada
http://www.scholarships.com/ Scholarships .com
http://collegerealitycheck.com/en/ College Reality Check
http://www.ticas.org/pub.php The Institute for College Access & Success
The NGPF's annual scholarship contest gives students a chance to win a $2500 Grand Prize for their educational pursuits while developing an understanding of what college life will be like. There are also $1,000 scholarship prizes. Please visit this website for scholarship rules. The deadline to apply is November 16th.