How to Answer FAFSA Question #79: Legal Guardianship

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79. Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC)

Why are they asking this information?

This question refers to whether or not you had received financial support through the WIC (The Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children). This program provides Federal grants to States for food, health care, nutrition education for low-income pregnant women, and to infants and children under age five who are found to be at-risk.

How to answer this question / fill out this section

If you had received either federal or state government assistance for these conditions, you will check the associated box.


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