Education grants can be applied for by completing a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Applying online at the official FAFSA website at FAFSA.ed.gov is recommended. Grants are needs-based and can be supplied by a number of different bodies, ranging from local government to state level.Continue Reading
How to apply for FAFSA using the official website:
The PIN is essential to the online application process, as it takes the place of a personal signature. A PIN can be applied for at pin.ed.gov.
There are a number of features built into the FAFSA site which means advice is always on hand for applicants having trouble with the procedure. Live chat is available with technical support staff, and clicking on the "Need help" button at the bottom of each page provides access to help menus.