For Students



Super Saturday

Beat the deadline, and complete your financial aid by April 2. On March 9, join Super Saturday to get FREE, one-on-one assistance completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), California Dream Act Application (for eligible AB540 students) or Chafee Grant application for foster youth. You may win a $1,500 scholarship for attending!






Additional Financial Aid Completion Workshops

Between October and June, L.A. Cash for College helps to coordinate FREE financial aid completion workshops throughout the Los Angeles area as part of a statewide campaign to increase awareness of and access to student financial aid programs. These hands-on workshops help students navigate financial aid application forms so that they can obtain the financial support needed to pursue their college dreams.






Workshop Resources

View workshop documents and resources to help you apply for financial aid. Students and their families can learn more about financial aid opportunities and the financial aid application process. This page will be regularly updated with new resources.








Scholarship Opportunities

L.A. Cash for College program participants have the chance to win one of several scholarships worth $1,000 to $1,500.

Contact Maria Marquez Alvarez to learn more.