Please find below some useful links to important
financial aid and related sources available
to students. Also refer to the Scholarships page for additional
FUNDING YOUR EDUCATION
Cash for College Workshops
Click here for dates and locations of free workshops that provide line-by-line hands-on help to complete the FAFSA.
Click onto this site to learn more about planning for college and a career, financial aid and managing your student loan.
FAFSA on the Web
Complete and file the FAFSA online following the easy step-by-step instructions.
Federal Financial Aid
Read this U.S. Department of Education publication for an overview of student aid created especially for high school juniors and younger students. In English and Spanish.
I Can Afford College
The Cal Grant and priority filing deadline is March 2nd, but financial aid is available year-round at Community Colleges.
Options for Students with Disabilities
Here you'll find an online publication that covers disability-related college expenses and suggestions for college financial planning.
Student Guide to Financial Aid
Learn more about financial aid for college; includes calculators to estimate financial aid eligibility and advice on college life.
Visit this site for information and an online application for the various AmeriCorps programs.
Presents an overview of the Cal Grant program. You’ll find the basics in one short stop. Also see the California Student Aid Commission website at www.csac.ca.gov for detailed information.
California Chafee Grants
Learn about this exciting opportunity for foster youth and former foster youth.
California Dream Act
Visit this site for information on completing the California Dream Act Application and Key Dream Act Dates
Read about work-learn programs that incorporate paid work experience with classroom studies.
Financial Aid for the Health Professions
This site contains information on federal financial aid for students in the health professions.
Explains financial aid opportunities specifically for foster youth.
Veterans Education Benefits
Check out the federal financial aid programs for veterans and their dependents.
Learn more about the National Collegiate Athletic Association, including recruiting rules and more.
Gates Millennium Scholarships
Find out about scholarships for outstanding Pell Grant-eligible African-American, Hispanic-American, American-Indian, Alaskan-Native or Asian-Pacific Islander-American students.
Go here to learn how to access your Governor's Scholars Awards.
Hispanic Scholarship Fund
Explore scholarship opportunities offered by the Hispanic Scholarship Fund.
Imagine America Scholarships
Provides information on Career College Foundation scholarships.
Browse these sites to find more than one million scholarships, grants, fellowships and prizes.
Learn about U.S. citizenship at this destination.
U.S. Selective Service
Go here to register for the U.S. Selective Service, if you're required to do so.