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What scholarships or grants do GED recipients qualify for towards college?

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Roger Moore on December 11, 2018

Are GED graduates eligible for financial aid for college? . Federal funds are available to GED recipients as they are to traditional high school graduates who meet the eligibility criteria. These requirements usually include demonstrated financial need. A student must be enrolled in an accredited program leading to degrees or certificates. Applicants must be U.S. citizens or non-citizens eligible and must have Social Security numbers. The Department of Education Office of student Financial Assistance publishes two books that may help: . The Financing Of Your Education . The Student Guide, Call the Federal Student Aid Information Center, 1-800-4FED AID (1-800-433-3243) Monday through Friday, 9:00 am to 5:30 pm, eastern time, or write to PO Box 84 Washington, DC 20044.Additional information about financing your college education can also be found in the College is Possible web site.The GED Testing Service publishes a free brochure for GED graduates about finding financial aid and a companion booklet for adult educators. Visit the Publications page for more information. . Visit the official GED Testing Service website at for more information or call 1-800-62-MYGED (1-800-626-9433) to find your GED Testing Center. The centre can say:. If you can take the GED exam . Where to find the Official GED Practice Tests . Where to find a GED instructional program . How much does it cost to take the tests . When the tests are given . Other useful information . To locate the nearest GED testing center:

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