Pay for College

KentuckianaWorks College Access Center (KCAC) provides Educational Talent Search (ETS) services in five Jefferson County high schools – Valley High, Iroquois High, Western High, Fairdale High, and Liberty High. Students at these schools can receive in-school assistance with scholarship searches and help completing financial aid forms.

Students in other high schools will find valuable online resources by visiting the links below.

Explore Online Resources

Note – KentuckianaWorks College Access Center does not control the content of these external websites, which open in a new browser window. If you discover a link that does not work, please do let us know by sending an email to

Beware of any Web pages that ask for money to file the FAFSA. 

The FAFSA is always FREE!

Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority

KHEAAEven though a college education isn't cheap, it's more affordable than you think. Financial aid comes in many forms, and you'll probably qualify for more than one type. Visit the Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority to explore your options.

Federal Student Aid

Federal Student Aid Scholarship SearchLearn more about the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Use the free Federal Student Aid Scholarship Search to perform a comprehensive search for scholarships based on your personal information.
Federal Student Aid, an office of the U.S. Department of Education: Proud sponsor of the American mind. this site provides current information on financial aid resources such as grants, scholarships and loans. It is designed to engage parents and students who are preparing for post-secondary education. includes both English and Spanish videos, brochures, blogs and web pages.

Additional Scholarship Search Resources

Click here for a list (PDF file) of additional scholarship search resources

Click here for the 55,000 Degrees scholarship database