During your Senior year...
Applications can be overwhelming. Applications for colleges and technical schools open as early as August of your senior year. Most applications can be found at https://www.gafutures.org/ , but more specific information will be provided on your desired schools website.
Each college or technical schools’ specific requirements may vary, but typically require:
You will also need to complete your FAFSA Application(https://studentaid.ed.gov/sa/fafsa) at this time and have it sent to your desired school. Your parent's tax information will be required for this application.
Your FAFSA application will serve as the scholarship application for HOPE and Zell Miller. However, scholarship opportunities are endless.
First, check with the specific college you have applied for scholarship opportunities devoted to their students.
Second, begin to look for local scholarships. Below we have listed a few but there are many additional scholarships not provided below. Do not be discouraged, and we recommend you apply for every scholarship that you can!
Walton EMC Scholarship Opportunities: https://www.waltonemc.com/index.php/community/scholarships/
Georgia Power Scholarship Opportunities:
Additional Georgia Specific Scholarship Opportunities: