All seniors going to college make sure you file your FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA®), and Georgia's State application (GSFAPPS). You can start as early as October 1.
FINANCIAL AID NIGHT AT NEW HAMPSTEAD HS
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If you have follow up questions for our
presenter Carol Lott from Georgia Student Finance you can email her at Carol Lott CAROLL@GSFC.org
Starting with the 2017–18 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA®), these changes will be in effect:
• Students will be able to submit a FAFSA® earlier. Students can file a 2017–18 FAFSA as early as Oct. 1, 2016, rather than beginning on Jan. 1, 2017. The earlier submission date will be a permanent change, enabling students to complete and submit a FAFSA as early as October 1 every year.
FAFSA4caster will help you understand your options for paying for college.Provide some basic information and we'll estimate your eligibility for federal student aid. Your estimate will be shown in the "College Cost Worksheet" where you can also provide estimated amounts of other student aid and savings that can go towards your college education.https://fafsa.ed.gov/FAFSA/app/f4cForm?execution=e1s1
What happens after you submit your FAFSA?
Parents Guide to the FAFSA
FAFSA misconceptions.The U.S. Department of Education estimates it takes approximately 23 minutes to fill out the FAFSA
Want to learn more about the FAFSA. Download this How to Guide.
7 easy steps to the FAFSA. A video.
Planning on attending a Private college in Georgia. Learn more about the Georgia Tuition Equalization Grant Program (GTEG)
Learn about the HOPE Scholarship and HOPE Grant
Changes to HOPE scholarship requirements. Beginning with students graduating from high school on or after May 1, 2015.Click here for list of courses you can choose between.