Financial Aid

Financial Aid

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R E M I N D E R   A N N O U N C E M E N T:

Seniors Financial Aid Seminars will be hosted beginning October 24th in every senior’s English period as posted below. All seminars will be in the main media center on the BTHS campus for students.

For students who do not have an English class on campus, please plan to attend one of these seminar times at the media center.

Senior Financial Aid Seminars

Seniors receive critical instruction about the process of applying for financial aid and scholarships for education and training beyond high school. The Federal and State applications for aid opened October 1st .

Jens                                       Tuesday, Oct. 25               Class Periods 1-4 and 6-7

Fixel                                       Thursday, Oct. 27             Class Periods 1-3

Doughtry                             Thursday, Oct. 27             Class Period 2

Nunez                                   Thursday, Oct. 27             Class Periods 5 & 6

Coleman                              Thursday, Nov. 3               Class Periods 1-6

Need Money for College??

Bartram Trail High will host a Financial Aid Night on October 11, 2016, at 6:00 pm in the Bartram Trail High auditorium for parents of seniors and juniors. Your children should attend with you! The State of Florida Office of Student Financial Assistance (OSFA) will present information about the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and Bright Futures (FFAA). The federal and state applications open on October 1st for the class of 2017.

What about grants and loans? One of the best and safest ways to get money for school is through the Federal Department of Education’s Federal Student Aid. You will need to complete the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid).

Brochures can be found here: www.studentaid.ed.gov/pubs

The FAFSA opens on October 1st for students enrolling in college for fall 2017. The FAFSA should be done ASAP after October 1st.
Steps to Complete the FAFSA:
1) Create an FSA ID Create FSA ID Here
2) Determine your Dependency Status
3) See your FAFSA 4caster to estimate your award                                                              4) Apply October 1st! FAFSA Application

5) Be sure to select the schools which you MIGHT attend so their financial aid offices will receive your information and be able to create a Financial Aid Package to offer you.

Check out the Bartram Trail HS Scholarship Page!

SENIORS apply for Bright Futures beginning October 1st! It must be done before graduation.
Click here for Bright Futures information and the application link!

Here in Florida the state offers many other programs and scholarships that are all worth looking into. Click here to see what else, in addition to Bright Futures, Florida offers!

 

Financing College: Four Categories of Aid 2016-17

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Please use the following link to great information provided for families by FAFSA.

How to Fill Out the FAFSA 2016-17

Financial Aid Parent Night at BTHS – The Presentation – October 2016