A big part of preparing for college is applying for scholarships and federal financial aid. Many scholarships, grants, and other funding opportunities exist for bright young students who can display financial need.
Understanding how to pay for college is especially important to students in their junior and senior years of high school, but understanding the process and getting prepared is important for all students, even freshmen!
Here are a few ways you can prepare to pay for college:
A tax transcript might be required if you are selected for financial aid verification. You can request a FREE transcript from the IRS.
The Upward Bound Program and Upward Bound Math & Science Program at ORS are each 100% federally funded by the U.S. Department of Education for $267,000 annually. All programs welcome and encourage participation by interested individuals regardless of race, national origin, gender, or disability.
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