FAFSA/Bright Futures

Important FAFSA update for Seniors. Has your family experienced income changes due to the #coronavirus (COVID-19) national emergency? Your school’s financial aid office may offer flexibility.

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OCPS is excited to be holding a districtwide FAFSA Help Session at the ELC on Monday, April 5th. Walk-ins are welcomed for face to face help or the parents can schedule a virtual appointment in English or Spanish or join via Zoom if they do not have an appointment

All seniors need to complete the FAFSA HERE. Eligible students can receive up to $6,345 in free money (Pell Grant) for college! College Board is also offering a chance to win $1,000 by completing your FAFSA!

Click here for complete information on the current program.

Click here for the West Orange High School Bright Futures scholarship presentation.


Billions of dollars. 20 school districts. One national champion.

Seniors: Did you know that billions of $$ in federal college aid are left on the table each year when students fail to complete the FAFSA? That’s why we're running a #FAFSAFastBreak to get more WOHS students to fill out the form. Click here to check it out!

The 2021–22 FAFSA® form launched on October 1st! All seniors need to complete the FAFSA HERE. Eligible students can receive up to $6,345 in free money (Pell Grant) for college! College Board is also offering a chance to win $1,000 by completing your FAFSA! Be sure to double-check you’ve got everything you need to fill out the form HERE. Set yourself up for success when the 2021–22 FAFSA® and avoid these mistakes


Although it is not a requirement to graduate, community service hours are required for the Bright Futures Scholarship (100 hours are required for the highest Bright Futures scholarship level) and are a positive addition to college applications. Students will find volunteer opportunities with many clubs and organizations at school, so check out Club Rush in the Cafeteria during Warrior Welcome. Click here for the guidelines and forms.



Email Patti Tozzi at cccmain@wohsptso.org if you have any questions about the CCC.

Seniors and Senior Parents

https://fafsa.ed.gov/

Every Senior needs to complete the FAFSA.

FAFSA application opens October 1st.

Click here to view the Top 10 FAFSA Myths.

Click here for complete information about FAFSA and the FAFSA process.

Click here to learn about the seven things you need before you fill out the FAFSA.

Click here to learn about the 11 common FAFSA mistakes you don’t want to make.

Click here for the Parents Guide.