Financial Aid 101: A Guide to Financial Aid and Scholarships. Presented by Bonnie McCarty, Assistant Director of Scholarships, MTSU. Applying for Financial Aid. What is financial aid?. Money to pay for college or career school Grants Loans Work-study Scholarships.
Bonnie McCarty, Assistant Director of Scholarships, MTSU
To be eligible, a student must be…
These rules apply to most types of state and institutional aid also, and may apply to private aid.
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If parents apply for a PLUS Loan but are denied, the student may be eligible to borrow additional Stafford Loan funds of $4000 or $5000 for the year.Types of Loans:PLUS Loan
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