Financial Literacy Resources
TRiO Student Support Services provides financial aid information and financial literacy education. The following links offer a wealth of information to get students started on the road to financial soundness.
Financial Aid Resources
http://www.uvawise.edu/financialaid/ -- UVa-Wise Financial Aid Office
http://www.fafsa.ed.gov/ -- Submit a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
http://www.finaid.org/ -- Financial aid information, advice and tools.
http://www.StudentAid.ed.gov -- An office of the U.S. Dept. of Education that provides information on types of financial aid, FAFSA, scholarships, and loan repayment.
Financial Literacy Education
SSS Grant Aid
Grant Aid is available to active, full-time participants who are freshmen or sophomores receiving Federal Pell grant and have at least a 2.0 GPA. Students must also have unmet need as determined by the Financial Aid Office.
Awards are typically made each spring semester and recipients are notified in early January.
http://www.fastweb.com/ -- Free scholarship search.
http://www.careerinfonet.org/scholarshipsearch/ScholarshipCategory.asp?searchtype=category&nodeid=22 -- U.S. Dept. of Labor Scholarship search tool