North Carolina First in FAFSA is a myFutureNC Collaborative that focuses on increasing the number of high school seniors who complete the FAFSA. 

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2021 Innovation Grant Winners

Five North Carolina schools employed innovative strategies to boost their FAFSA completion rate for their senior class, supporting their student community and overcoming many pandemic-related challenges. Learn more about their innovative ideas.

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2021-22 NC FAFSA Completion Goal

Current status:
25%
2022 Goal: 65%

26,720 students have completed as of November 19, 2021.
A -7.5% change compared to last year.

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County Attainment Profiles

To help local North Carolina communities develop action plans grounded in data, the myFutureNC County attainment profiles highlight local and regional attainment levels, attainment performance, and specific opportunities for improvement.

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