There are a number of ways you can fund your
First you must complete the Free Application for Federal Student
Aid, better known as the FAFSA. Financial aid awards are not
determined or renewed automatically. You MUST apply for financial
aid each year. To apply for financial aid, complete your FAFSA as soon
after Jan. 1 as possible every year. So grab your parents and your
tax returns and fill out the FAFSA.
You can get help with your FAFSA or with your search for
scholarships at EducationQuest. EducationQuest Foundation is a
nonprofit organization with a mission to improve access to higher
education in Nebraska. It's also a proud sponsor of the
KnowHow2GONebraska campaign. They provide free planning services,
outreach services, need-based scholarship programs, and college
access grants. EducationQuest has locations in Lincoln, Kearney and
Omaha, Neb. Please visit the EducationQuest website for
more information or call 402.475.5222. Their web page for scholarships is a very good resource. EducationQuest scholarship referral instructions.
Don't forget that SCC has a number of scholarships in which you
may qualify. Make sure to fill out a SCC Scholarship Application.
Don't forget that in order to qualify for SCC scholarships, you
MUST apply prior to the quarter in which you wish to receive
Visit the United Negro College Fund website for additional information.