NEWS and EVENTS

Financial Aid Awareness Month

HAPPY FINANCIAL AID AWARENESS MONTH!
Please take time in the month of February to utilize our Georgia Student Finance Commission and Scholarship Academy partners' GEAR UP resources to help students access to federal, state, private and institutional student aid.


EVENT #1 AND EVENT #2

GSFC FINANCIAL ADVISOR


EVENT #1
Financial Aid 101 Webinar with the Georgia Student Finance Commission. They will clearly define financial aid, explain each type and discuss the different sources. It takes place on Tuesday, February 9th at 5pm. You can register to attend HERE! Make sure you state in the registration that you are a GEAR UP Georgia student or parent!!

EVENT #2
College Applications Made Easy with the Common App with the Scholarship Academy and Common App Rep. They discussed tips and best practices on your Common App college admission application. These tips will also help with Scholarship Essays. You can view the event recording HERE!

TSA X and GearUP

Competitive Essay Writing Contest!!
Submit your essay HERE to qualify for a $50 Gift Card, some "Common App Swag" and MUCH MORE!! This will be great practice for upcoming college admission Common App and other scholarship applications. The winner will also be nominated to represent GEAR UP Georgia in the NATIONAL GEAR UP Student of the Year scholarship award program. The deadline to submit is March 5th at 11:59 PM.
Essay Contest Question:
"The lessons we take from obstacles we encounter can be fundamental to later success. Recount a time when you faced a challenge, setback, or failure. How did it affect you, and what did you learn from the experience?"




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