FAME's FAFSA Help

Visit our FAFSA section to find out how FAME can help you get cash for college!

StudentScholarships

Applying for scholarships is an important part of the financial aid process.  Start your search with FAME's Maine-based scholarship search program.

Financial AidMaine Financial Aid

Maine offers financial aid programs to help Maine students and families achieve their higher education goals.

Money ManagementFinancial Education

Free resources and tools designed to assist students, parents and educators with understanding the important elements of successful money management.

Education Resources

FAME is committed to promoting access to and completion of postsecondary education by providing free information on planning and paying for college, career preparation and financial education, including responsible borrowing.  

 

Due to the winter storm several In-Person FAFSA Help Sessions have been cancelled. Visit our Facebook page up-to-date event information.

 

FAFSA Help

Want Cash
For College?

There’s money available and filling out the FAFSA is the first step to accessing it. FAME can help you complete the FAFSA, simply visit our FAFSA section to find out how. 

  

Paying for College
Explore various financing options and consider ways to reduce your college expenses.

 

FAME Tool$
Quick tips and tools related to various financial aid topics.

 

Nontraditional Students
Learn about continuing your education while balancing work, life and family.

 

 

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  • Friday, January 23, 2015 8:00 AM

    The Finance Authority of Maine (FAME) has announced that it has increased the amounts of NextGen College Investing Plan® matching grants to help Maine families that invest in education after high school. The annual NextStep Matching Grant is now up to $300 maximum and the Automated Funding Grant has doubled to $100.

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  • Thursday, January 08, 2015 9:11 AM

    The Finance Authority of Maine (FAME) has announced that the NextGen College Investing Plan®, Maine’s Section 529 college savings plan, will eliminate the $50 annual account fee for all clients in the advisor-sold (Client Select) series effective January 1, 2015. 

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