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Financial Aid- 3 Steps


Application Window October 1 - March 2nd

Complete 1 of the following:

FAFSA California Dream Act Application

Complete if:

US citizen OR eligible non- citizen 

FAFSA Eligibility Criteria

(click above)

Complete if:

non-eligible citizen OR meet AB540

Eligibility Criteria 

(click above)

Student FAFSA Worksheet

Student CADAA Worksheet

  1. Obtain - FSA ID for student and parent
  2. Submit - 2018-19 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)

Submit - 2018-2019 California Dream Act Application 

Student Support:

Student Aid Help

1-800-4FED-AID (1-800-433-3243)

Student Support:

Dream Act Help

non-US citizen Federal Aid Help

Step 2 - Cal Grant Application

MVHS Submits ALL students Cal Grant GPA's in the Fall of Senior Year

Check the status of your Cal Grant application by logging on to WebGrants for Students and creating an account.

MUST Login and CLAIM YOUR AWARD once you have committed to a school

Student Support: 1-888-224-7268 or 

Step 3 - Scholarships

1. View available scholarships on our MVHS Scholarship Board

2. Complete the MVHS Local Scholarship

Application Window

February 1st, 2019 - March 22nd, 2019 by 3:30 pm

This scholarship is only open to MVHS Seniors

3. San Diego Common Scholarship

Application Deadline 

Typically February 1st, 2018 @ 2:00 pm

Cal Soap FAFSA & Dream Act Workshops


Information:  FREE Cash for College Workshop helping students and families fill out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and Dream Act Application.

Cal Soap FAFSA & Dream Act Workshop Flyer