Franklin County Scholarship Info.

  • The Franklin County School District has comprised a list of local and state scholarship opportunities that are sponsored by different groups and organizations. Each scholarship has a unique set of criteria and application process. Information is supect to change and is uploaded as it is made available. 

What is financial aid?

  • Financial aid is funding provided by federal, state, and local governments, along with other organizations, to help a student pay for the cost of postsecondary education.

    HOW MUCH FINANCIAL AID WILL YOU NEED?

    COST OF EDUCATION
    - EXPECTED FAMILY CONTRIBUTION (EFC)
    _______________
    = FINANCIAL NEED

    THERE ARE FOUR TYPES OF FINANCIAL AID:

    1. SCHOLARSHIPS: Money is given based on skill, achievement or financial need. These do not have to be repaid.
    2. LOANS: Money can be borrowed at a low-interest rate based on financial need. Loans do have to be repaid.
    3. GRANTS: Money you receive if you show financial need. Grants do not have to be repaid.
    4. STUDENT EMPLOYMENT: Work while going to school to help pay your expenses.

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