Here is the powerpoint presentation from the November 7, 2016 Financial Aid Night : 11-7 HESC Senior Financial Aid Overview 2017-18 3.pdf
The following websites provide students and their parents information regarding financial aid and scholarships. Please also visit our FAQ page.
Allows students to search for scholarships and obtain an online application for the CSS/Financial Aid Profile (private grant and scholarship funds through participating colleges).
Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is necessary in order to apply for federal college aid and most state and college aid. Due to recent changes, parents may complete the FAFSA after October 1st of the student's senior year.
FAFSA (in Spanish)
New York State Higher Education Services Corporation (HESC) is the state agency that helps people pay for college. HESC administers the Tuition Assistance Program (TAP) and 25 other grant, scholarship, and loan programs, guarantees federal student and parent loans, offers guidance for college planning, and provides a highly-rated 529 college savings plan.
Comprehensive website that allows students to search for over 1.3 million scholarships for college.
Questbridge National College Match
A scholarship opportunity for students with outstanding academic ability who have faced significant economic challenges.
Federal Student Aid
Provides eligibility information, electronic filing application form, and followup services for applying for federal student aid for post-secondary education.
Scholarship Information through Naviance Family Connection
A listing of scholarships are also posted through Naviance.