Apply Online Financial Aid or Grants

There are several government and non-government organizations providing financial aid to the needy, to students, to patients, to the disabled, to the unemployed, to low income groups and more. Though reasons differ from individual to individual, their need remains all the same - financial help. For a know how of those providing financial aid in different sectors and procedures to apply for it today , read on...

Saturday, 24 October 2015

Annandale P.E.O. Offering Grants PCE Scholarship For local student

Annandale P.E.O. Awards

The P.E.O. PCE (Program for Continuing Education) scholarship for the 2015-2016 educational year was introduced to Jackie Curcio of Hillsborough. Jackie got the $1,500 scholarship which will help her to proceed her studies at the LPN program at Middlesex County Vocational and Technical School to develop into a Licensed Practical Nurse.

PCE Eligibility Requirements

1. Citizen of United States and Canada
2. Enrolled for certification or any full time program
3. Living and Studying in the United States or Canada

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About PCE(Program For Continuing Education)

The P.E.O. PCE (Program for Continuing Education) scholarship and grant program offers financial assistance to women of all ages whose education and learning has been disturbed and who find it essential to return to school to finish a degree that enhances their marketable skills for occupation.

More information at and

P.E.O. was established on January 21, 1869, by seven students at Iowa Wesleyan College in Mount Pleasant, Iowa. This group of kindred spirits – insured by their passion for women's prospects – eventually extended to include women off campus, as well. Now, P.E.O. has expanded from that tiny membership of seven to almost a quarter of a million members in chapters all over the U.S. and Canada, with head office in Des Moines, Iowa.

Almost 88,000 women have gained from P.E.O.'s educational scholarships, grants, loans, awards, special projects, and stewardship of Cottey College, a completely approved, private generous arts and sciences college for women in Nevada, Missouri. Cottey College consumes 14 structures on 11 city blocks, and provides two-year and four-year applications for 350 students.

Wednesday, 23 January 2013

EFC dealing with FAFSA

Expected Family Contribution(EFC) is the measurement techniques of family's strength, when you apply for FAFSA, this will be calculated based on formula established by law. If you are applying for any grant, you have fill the FAFSA form online in which EFC is calculated, if it is below 4000, it means you can get Federal Pell Grant.

Lower the EFC higher the Pell Grant Amount

These are the following things have been considured in the EFC formula

1. Family taxed and untaxed income
2. Family Asset and benefits
3. Family Social Security

When you fill the FAFSA form, everything you have to mentioned in the form about your Family, it will be used to calculate to your EFC, and this EFC will be used for your Grant money and school will be used also this to determine Federal student aid eligibility and grant award.

EFC is the code number only, not an amount used by school and colleges.