You can't get scholarships without completing the FAFSA!
FAFSA Application: Fill out your FAFSA here: fafsa.ed.gov
The form can be completed online at StudentAid.gov on a desktop or mobile device.
The ONLY way to apply for federal student aid is to fill out the FAFSA: the Free Application for Federal Student Aid. To complete the application on your phone, use the myStudentAid Mobile App.
Complete the FAFSA online at www.fafsa.gov.
Promise Scholarship Application: Apply for the Promise Scholarship here: http://educationalliance.org/contest/
College and Financial Aid Counseling: Sign up for text alerts from the College Foundation of West Virginia (cfwv) here: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/P7VJ8F5
Need help? Contact your child’s school counselor, or call West Virginia’s financial aid hotline: 1-877-987-7664, or email them here: https://secure.cfwv.com/home/help/talk_to_us.aspx
Want to see how we're doing? You can track your school's FAFSA Completion Rate! Tell your friends; let's get this done! https://www.cfwvconnect.com/financial-aid-outreach/fafsa-completion-rates/
The College Foundation of West Virginia has a free service to provide students with college and financial aid counseling through text messages. Students who are thinking of enrolling in college in 2021 may sign up to receive the texts. Text messages will provide reminders about important deadlines. Plus, students can text our number at any time to receive free help from a college-planning professional! SIGN UP TODAY!
WV Higher Education Commission - Financial Aid 101 Webinar: (Source: Alex Eddy, Fairmont Senior High School)
WV Higher Education Policy Commission PowerPoint (for download): wvhepcfinancialaid101-aeddy.pptx
See your school counselor for more information on other scholarships, including:
Scholarships specific to the school you plan to attend