Learn how to find and obtain scholarships, get essay tips and meet with college experts at College Connect’s Finding and Getting Scholarships workshop this Saturday, Dec. 7. Representatives from Maricopa Community Colleges and Arizona universities will be on hand to offer their expertise and tips.
The workshop is free; registration is encouraged. Bilingual representatives will be available to assist Spanish-speakers with the application process (apoyo bilingüe disponible). One-on-one sessions can be made immediately following the workshop and college representatives will be available for meet and greets.
Visit www.CollegeConnectTempe.org or call 480-858-7890 to register.
Saturday, Dec. 7, 9:45 a.m. to Noon.
Tempe Public Library, 3500 S. Rural Road
Topics: General scholarship information, essay-writing tips, FAFSA and college application recap
About College Connect
College Connect is a partnership with the City of Tempe and several Valley colleges to connect students and parents to resources. Students can take part in year-round workshops, one-on-one meetings, College Chats with advisors and small group sessions with college representatives from across the state. Partners include: Tempe Union High School District, Tempe Elementary School District, ASU, Mesa Community College, Northern Arizona University, Rio Salado College, South Mountain Community College, Scottsdale Community College, Chandler Gilbert Community College and University of Arizona. The community-based program has been specifically designed to assist young people in fulfilling their dreams of a post-secondary education. For more information, visit www.CollegeConnectTempe.org or call 480-858-7890.