Scholarships and Financial Aid

  • Class of 2024 Scholarship Information

    Tech High School 2024 Local Scholarship applications are now available. The deadline is Sunday, March 24, 2024, at 11:59 p.m.
    All Applications are available through the Schoology course “Class of 2024 Scholarships.”Access Code: XNNP-9XJ4-NTBZZ
    Recipients will be sent a letter inviting them to our scholarship program in late April. The Scholarship Program will take place on Wednesday, May 22 at 7 p.m.

    Determining how to pay for your post-secondary education is just as important as deciding where to go to get that education.  

    Click here for a list of scholarships you can apply for now or soon. The list is updated weekly so check back regularly.  

    In the spring, our local scholarship program will be presented to seniors.  

    You can also check out some of the links under Quick Links. MyScholly, Fastweb, and FinAid are scholarship search sites. Anything with FAFSA in the title will provide information on filling out the FAFSA, which is what determines aid from the federal government. 

    You should also check with your employer, the employer of your parents/guardians, and any organizations your parents/guardians belong to for additional scholarship opportunities. 

    Contact your counselor if you have questions. 

FAFSA: Free Application for Federal Student Aid

  • If you are planning to attend a 2-year, 4-year, or technical college, and would like to receive need-based loans, grants, or work study money, you must complete the FAFSA. 

    You will need the following information to complete the FAFSA:

    2. Social Security Numbers and birthdates for your PARENT and YOU 
    3. A working email for your PARENT and YOU (not school email) 
    4. List of colleges and universities you applied to

    Once you have gathered your documents, you are ready to create your FSA ID at Both the parent AND the student must have an FSA ID. Here is a worksheet to help guide you as you create your FSA ID. Save this worksheet in a secure location as you will need it EVERY YEAR when you apply for financial aid. 

    Now that you have your FSA ID's, you are ready to complete the FAFSA here
    You will receive the SAR (Student Aid Report) within three days. Check with your college’s financial aid office to see if they have additional financial aid forms for you to complete. Between November and January, you will receive an award letter from the school you have applied to that specifies the type of aid you are eligible for. Final letters will be available in late spring.

College & Financial Aid