The Oregon Student Access Commission (OSAC) and Educational Credit Management Corporation (ECMC) have once again partnered to provide publications that will assist Oregon students in understanding and applying for financial aid. The Ford Family Foundation materials are currently available to download or order through our website. The new OSAC Guide will be available to download or order in September 2012.
The 2012-13 ECMC Opportunities Booklets will be downloaded or ordered directly from ECMC in Minnesota at www.ecmc.org/details/publications.html. OSAC will not be shipping these publications.
Click here to order, or you may download publications at
the bottom of this page.
OSAC administers a variety of State of Oregon, Federal, and privately funded student financial aid programs for the benefit of Oregonians attending institutions of postsecondary education. Through one single online application, students can select from among 400+ different scholarships. The electronic scholarship application is currently available online. The deadline to submit the online application is March 1, 2013, 5:00 P.M. PST.
The ECMC Opportunities booklet contains
information to help high school students prepare for postsecondary education,
choose a college, and apply for financial aid. Opportunities also covers
financial aid issues such as filing a Free Application for Federal Student
Aid (FAFSA), as well as types and sources of federal and state aid, and
eligibility criteria. Oregon Opportunities is a resource guide to help
Oregon students and families learn about financial aid resources administered by
the Oregon Student Access Commission. It supplements the main Opportunities
guide and workbook. Click the link above to order directly from ECMC.
Educational Credit Management
Corporation (ECMC), a nonprofit member of ECMC Group, is a national guaranty
agency that insures loans under the Federal Family Education Loan Program (FFELP).
As the guaranty agency designated to serve the state of Oregon, ECMC is committed
to supporting access to postsecondary education for all Oregon students and their
families. To learn more, visit www.ecmc.org.
The Ford Family Foundation is a private, non-profit foundation located in Roseburg,
Oregon. Started in 1957, the Foundation now manages initiatives and makes grants
to public charities in small and mid-size communities in rural Oregon and Siskiyou
County, California. The Mission of The Ford Family Foundation is to help individuals
through organized learning opportunities to be contributing and successful citizens,
and to enhance the vitality of rural communities in Oregon and other states. More
information is available at their website
- Order The 2013-14 OSAC Guide
- Order The Ford Family Foundation Publications
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Available for download:
- The Spanish-language version of the Opportunities booklet
- The English-language version of the Opportunities booklet
- The Ford Family Foundation Brochure and bookmarks
(available in PDF)