There are literally thousands of scholarships available for anyone that is willing to take the time to research and apply for them. This webpage just scratches the surface of what is available to students. Be sure to check back to this page frequently, as the information and links are updated regularly throughout the school year.
This bulletin lists available scholarships by application due date and is updated at least once each month throughout the school year. (updated February 9, 2018 at 2:10 p.m.)
Students can do a Google search to get started on finding scholarships they might qualify for. Click HERE for a list of websites that students can navigate for some of the specialized scholarships that are available.
I Can Afford College: Financial Aid website created by California Community Colleges
October 1 is the first day that senior students/parents can submit their FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) application if they are planning on attending college in the Fall of 2018. The FAFSA is a form that is prepared annually by our seniors to determine their eligibility for student financial aid in college. The deadline for submitting the FAFSA for the Fall 2018 semester is March 2, 2018.
How to create your FSA User ID (with graphics and pictures)
How to create your FSA User ID (more of a checklist format)
Click HERE to see the PowerPoint that was presented during the FAFSA/financial aid workshop hosted by Buchanan High School in October.
Anyone that still needs assistance with completing the FAFSA is invited to come to a workshop that will be in the computer lab on the Clovis Online campus Thursday, February 22 from 5:00 pm. to 7:00 p.m.
Parents: Download the Cal Grant opt-out form by clicking HERE.