Completing the FAFSA/CADAA: A How-To for Adult Supporters of Foster Youth

Last updated Oct, 26 2022

This is a “how-to” webinar designed to assist those working with foster youth to successfully complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) or California Dream Act Application (CADAA). The webinar reviews the FAFSA and CADAA, page by page, including detailed instructions on how eligible foster youth can qualify as independent students for the purposes of maximizing financial aid. Presenters also provide information on key steps to take after the FAFSA or CADAA is completed, such as applying for the Chafee Grant and creating a WebGrants account.