Financial Aid

Higher Education Student Assistance Authority (HESAA)
Need Help? Want Information? Have Any Questions About Grants, Scholarships, and Loans? HESAA, the Higher Education Student Assistance Authority, is the only New Jersey state agency with the sole mission of providing students and families with financial and informational resources for students to pursue their education beyond high school. Contact HESAA- http://www.hesaa.org or call Toll-Free 1-800-792-8670 (Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.)

October 4, 2017 Financial Aid Night presentation click here

Federal Student Aid- The Free Application for Federal Student Aid, known as the FAFSA, is available beginning October 1st each year. Visit https://fafsa.ed.gov/or https://studentaid.ed.gov/sa/

CSS Profile- In addition to the FAFSA, many private colleges require students who are applying for financial aid to complete the CSS Profile as well. Click HERE for more information.

Scholarship Search Engines-

http://www.fastweb.com/

https://lendedu.com/blog/scholarships

Net Price Calculators- are available on all college/university websites. They allow prospective students to enter information about themselves in order to provide a preliminary estimate of federal, state and institutional aid eligibility, to help families gauge what aid you might be awarded and to determine your cost of attendance at that school, which is the cost that remains after aid.

College and Career Bulletin- please refer to the College& Career Bulletin for bi-weekly scholarship announcements sent out from the MLHS School Counseling Department

H&SA Scholarship- Each year H&SA awards generous scholarships to students graduating from MLHS. Click HERE for the 2018 application.

Financial Aid for Online Colleges- This website provides information on colleges that offer financial aid for their online programs https://www.learnhowtobecome.org/college/financial-aid-for-online-colleges/