I assume you are under 21? If so, your school's financial aid office should be able to assist you with the applications you need. You may otherwise consider filing your own child support petition in court seeking either an order of support, or alternatively a declaration of emancipation. Should you need assistance with same, I then suggest you call a Bronx Co. Child Support lawyer to schedule a consultation.
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One of the tests for emancipation, ironically, is exactly what you seek, which is financial support (the ability to support yourself). How old are you?
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If you want your parents to support you, then you can file for child support from your parents in family court.
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