• PA Partnerships for Access to Higher Education (PATH) Program

    Through our community-based PATH (Partnerships for Access to Higher Education) Program, we partner with nonprofit organizations to offer students additional financial aid available through grants.


    Through the PA State Work-Study Program, PHEAA partners with postsecondary institutions and community employers to provide undergraduate and graduate students with an opportunity to gain career-related work experience and earn funds to assist with postsecondary educational costs.

Ways to Participate

Questions Answers
Who should participate

Any organization in Pennsylvania that works with:

  • Youth from grades 1–12
  • Adults trying to go back to postsecondary school
  • First-time enrollees in postsecondary school
How to participate

Ways We Promote the Importance of Higher Education

  • Advertising our free EducationPlanner.org website
  • Offering training sessions about the EducationPlanner.org website
  • Distributing free materials to help students complete their elementary and secondary school education and plan for college and/or a career

Ways We Increase Awareness of Higher Education Financial Assistance Programs