Scholarship and Financial Aid

Current Scholarships Available

2020-21 WILLIAM J. FOREMAN SCHOLARSHIP - Due 4/15/21

2020-21 WILLIAM J. FOREMAN SCHOLARSHIP

SUBMIT APPLICATIONS TO MS. STATHAM by APRIL 15, 2021. This scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors from Fairfax County Public Schools, who demonstrate academic achievement and potential; an ability to overcome significant adversity; and a financial need.  Priority will be given to those who have experienced homelessness, foster care, or a lack of substantial family support during their high school career. PLEASE READ THE APPLICATION CAREFULLY!

Parents, teachers, school counselors, and other school staff must send all application documents to Susie Statham at @email.  IMPORTANT: All emails must include the following information in the subject line:  Student Name - Foreman Scholarship

APPLICATION

 

2020-2021 MICHELL MERHIGE SCHOLARSHIP - Due 2/26/21

2020-2021 MICHELL MERHIGE SCHOLARSHIP

 

SUBMIT APPLICATIONS TO MS. COTTINGHAM by FEBRUARY 26, 2021 (no late submissions will be accepted). Purpose: To provide recognition and financial assistance to an FCPS graduating senior who demonstrates academic strength and potential, the ability to overcome adversity, and financial need. Priority will be given to those who have experienced homelessness, been in foster care, or lacked substantial family support. Please contact Ms. Cottingham with questions or concerns.

APPLICATION

 

Helpful Links

  • FAFSA  - Free Application for Federal Student Aid
  • FAFSA 4Caster - Get an estimate of your Expected Family Contribution (EFC) to your college expenses
  • College Access Fairfax - A local non-profit organization dedicated to removing financial barriers to college
  • CSS Profile - Financial aid application required by some colleges in addition to the FAFSA
  • Fast Web  - National free scholarship search
  • eduPASS - Financial aid resources for international students
  • finaid.org  - A comprehensive student guide to financial aid
  • NACACnet  - Complete family financial aid resource
  • NAEHCY - Resources for students
  • Net Price Calculators - Use this College Board tool or visit each college website for its own calculator
  • SCHEV - Financial aid application deadlines for Virginia colleges
  • studentaid.ed.gov - The guide to Federal student aid
  • VA 529 Plans - College Savings Plan information