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The lower your EFC, the more financial aid you will get
To apply for federal student financial aid, and to apply for many state student aid programs, students must complete a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). This is a federal form and a requirement at PIA for all students who wish to be considered for need based financial aid, including the federal PLUS loan. The information you provide on your FAFSA determines if you are eligible for financial aid. The following items will help you complete the FAFSA:
Financial Aid - North Greenville University
CAUTION! Do not pay a fee to apply for financial aid or scholarships. The FAFSA and legitimate scholarship applications are free.
Financial Aid Office - Eastern Oregon University
Assuming you have chosen the scholarships for which you wish to apply it is time to come to grips with the actual process. Many scholarship providers such as the and the have sample applications on line that you can download to help you get a good feel for how you will approach the actual application when the time comes. Your scholarship applications are a vital step on your search for financial aid and it is important to get them right.
Application Instructions - Duke Admissions
It is important to note that calculations required for the Net-Price Calculator are derived from typical 9 month college attendance structure, which can result in adverse differences in the actual cost of attendance for PIA students. PIA’s recommendation is to always complete a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and allow the Financial Aid Department to supply accurate information specifically for you.