Scholarships and Financial Aid

Scholarships and Financial Aid
Financial Aid Night Jan 2019

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The key to affording college is knowledge— knowing not only how to pay for it, but also, and more importantly, where to look to find the resources that will allow students to afford a college education.

View this PowerPoint presentation to learn more about ways to help pay for college and the financial aid process.

View here for the Spanish version of the Power Point presentation

Aid is available from the federal government in 
the form of grants, work-study, and loans. 


High School Seniors and Parents: 

The 2019-20 FAFSA is now available! 
Complete as soon as possible here

FAFSA: The How-To Guide for Students

How to Create Your FSA ID

8 Steps to Filling Out the FAFSA Form

Federal Student Aid at-a-Glance

Federal Student Aid at-a-Glance Spanish

College Preparation Checklist Booklet

Do You Need Money for College?

Financial Aid Glossary - College Board

2019-2020 TASFA - Texas Application and Notes for State Financial Aid 

2019-2020 TASFA- Texas Application and Notes for State Financial Aid- Spanish


Keep in mind that federal and most state governments, as well as colleges and some scholarship providers, use the FAFSA, for aid processing.

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Ten Steps to A Strong Application

Many agencies, associations and organizations provide money for college students. Each scholarship provider has its own application and its own rules to decide who can get its scholarship. The scholarship process requires time, work, and dedication on the part of students and parents as well as school personnel. Although many scholarships are awarded for academic success, others are given for athletic ability, extracurricular activities, specific major interests, community involvement, and citizenship. Scholarships may be granted on need basis or on non-need basis depending upon the organization or institution granting the scholarship.


Helpful Websites

Scholarship Search Websites List
Klein ISD E-Scholarship USA!
College for Texans
College Board
Mapping Your Future

Fast Web!​
Pay for College

Federal Student Aid
Texas Financial Aid Information Center

The guidance counselor is an important source of both college admission and financial aid information. Each campus has a Scholarships webpage that includes comprehensive information regarding scholarships and financial aid. Multiple local scholarships are awarded by various civic organizations and businesses in the Klein area.

Klein Collins School Scholarship Information

Klein Forest School Scholarship Information

Klein High School Scholarship Information

Klein Oak High School Scholarship Information

For More Information:

Kayla Shaw
Officer for Counseling and Whole Student Wellness

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