The FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) will be available online on January 1st. If your son or daughter plans to attend college in the fall, this form must be completed to be considered for federal and state grants, loans, work-study, and scholarships. Maryland residents must complete the FAFSA by March 1st. The FAFSA is available at www.fafsa.ed.gov.
The Community Foundation of Frederick County Scholarship application for the 2010-2011 academic year is now available online. By completing one universal application, students will be considered for more than 180 available scholarships. This is a PDF application that you must download and complete (not hand write). The deadline is February 15th. A copy of your completed FAFSA or Student Aid Report must be included with your application. Please go to www.cffredco.org for the application and instructions.