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Financial Aid & Scholarships


what it the fafsa?

Having a financial plan for college is essential.  Completing the Free Application For Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) will help.  For FAFSA, create an account then apply for Financial Aid

How to apply for FAFSA

College Board Financial Profile - CSS

In addition to the FAFSA form, many private colleges and universities require students to complete the College Board's Financial Profile in order to determine how much financial aid and scholarship assistance the student will need.

Create a CSS Profile

Special circumstances - FAFSA

For students who are homeless, you will need to contact the APS Title 1 Homeless Project. (505-256-8239 ext. 66913)

For students who are undocumented, you will need to contact Armando Bustamante who works with El Centro de la Raza at the University of New Mexico. (505-277-5020)

Financial Resources for Students with Disabilities

Need Scholarships?

Begin by creating an account with "Going Merry". Click on the button below. Then explore additional scholarship opportunities with the Scholarship Lists.

Scholarship List 

Please carefully check the scholarship eligibility requirements and deadlines! When applicable, paper copies of applications will be available in the College & Career Center (E-100). We hope you will find these lists to be a valuable resource in your search for scholarship money! Plan ahead: IT TAKES TIME TO FIND AND COMPLETE SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATIONS.

Scholarship Resources for Native American Youth