Help available for getting federal student aid

HANCOCK COUNTY — The Hancock County Community Foundation will host help days for filling out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid at each county high school. 

The “Education Experience” event for Eastern Hancock High School will be Feb. 16; for Greenfield-Central High School, it will be Feb. 1; for Mt. Vernon High School, it will be Feb. 24; and for New Palestine High School it will be Feb. 2. 

All events will last from 8:30 a.m. until 7 p.m. All are being held at the respective high schools. 

Experts from the National Center for College Costs will be on hand to help answer questions and interpret results. Walk-ins are welcome, but those who are interested are encouraged to register at 

For more information, call the Hancock County Community Foundation at 317-462-8870. 

Rorye Hatcher is a reporter at the Greenfield Daily Reporter. She can be reached at ​317-477-3211 or