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					 Financial
    Aid
Awareness
What is financial Aid?
 Financial aid is assistance with the costs
 of tuition, fees, room and board, books,
 personal expenses, etc.

 It makes it possible for students to attend
 colleges who may not otherwise be able to afford
 this educational opportunity
       What are the four
    categories of financial aid?

•   Grants
•   Scholarships
•   Work Study
•   Education Loans
What are the types of
        aid?
Defining the four (4)
     categories
How does the financial
 aid process work?
What is a financial
   package?
New Scholarships Posted
     in guidance
•   Alabama Association of School Office Personnel Scholarship
•   Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc.
•   Bishop State Community College (All scholarships listed)
•   John M Will and Hearin – Chandler Journalism Scholarship
•   New Horizons Credit Union Scholarship
•   Seals Helping Hand Scholarship
•   Troy University Foundation Scholarship Program 2008-2009
•   Tuskegee University Army ROTC Scholarship
•   Gaines-Hamil Memorial Scholarship
List web sites that will assist in
   the search for financial aid
 information and scholarships
Who can apply for
  financial aid?
Questions/Comments
       Bibliography
• O’Brian, Linda. An Instruction Booklet for the
  Parents of College Bound Students. Dayton,
  Ohio: Woodburn Press, 1996.

				
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