Archive For The “Financial Aid” Category

Bright Futures grant is now available

By | April 21, 2017

Hi Weld County residents. The Bright Futures grant is now available for students to apply. The grant is open to all Weld County students who graduate from high school; the students can go to any in or out of state school and the award amount is $3,000/year ($1,500/semester). The award covers tuition and fees – […]

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Mead-only Scholarships

By | April 13, 2017

Seniors, if you haven’t applied for these Mead High School scholarships then you are missing out on FREE money! They are all listed on Naviance under LOCAL:________ Also check in the counseling office for paper copies! Margaret Olson Memorial Scholarship Newton Family Scholarship Mead High School Booster Club Mead High School Education Foundation Mead Rotary […]

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Lots of scholarships are available

By | January 6, 2017

Mavs there are a lot (and we mean a lot) of scholarships available on Naviance. I just uploaded eight new scholarships today (Local: United Power, Local Bill Berens, Local: Volunteerism/Community Service etc.)! Many of these have due dates of January 31st so get on it and get the money. Again, remind yourself – earning $1,000 […]

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Local Scholarships are Available Now!

By | January 3, 2017

Welcome back Mavericks! We’re happy to see you and ready for 2017 to be an amazing year. Seniors, the 2017 St. Vrain Valley School District Local Scholarships are available (and have been!) so it’s time to get crackin’ on those applications. Don’t wait until the last minute to get your letters of recommendation. Most scholarships […]

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College Goal Sunday: 11/13 @ FRCC

By | October 24, 2016

Well, if you have already completed your FAFSA, you are so on top of it and you deserve a gold star! But if you haven’t and you still plan on going to college, you should get it done ASAP. Here is a wonderful help session (that’s FREE!)to get all of your FAFSA questions answered: The annual College […]

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Scholarship essay opportunity from CSU

By | October 12, 2016

Any senior who is interested in attending a CSU Scholarship Essay Day, should contact his or her counselor for a nomination. There are only 100 spots available for this and students need to have earned a 3.6 GPA and have a 26 ACT composite score.

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Financial Aid Presentation – Seniors

By | October 6, 2016

Counselors met with seniors this morning to present important information about the Financial Aid Process, completing the FAFSA and applying for Scholarships.  An emphasis was placed on encouraging students to avoid procrastination by starting the financial process immediately in order to ensure deadlines are not missed.  By starting the financial aid process now, students can ensure […]

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The Daniel’s Fund and Jack Kent Cooke Scholarships are open!

By | September 30, 2016

Seniors – there are a lot of scholarships on Naviance – check it out! Even more importantly there are two really big, prestigious and potentially life changing scholarships on Naviance. Check out the Daniel’s Fund and the Jack Kent Cooke Foundation scholarships for eligibility and deadlines!

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Missed our presentation for 11th and 12th graders on 9/29?

By | September 30, 2016

Well, don’t you worry, we are posting the presentation, right here, so you can access it any time your heart desires. Don’t forget Niwot High School is offering a Financial Aid Night on October 10, from 6:30 – 8:00 p.m. (Thanks @NiwotHS!). Hear from the experts about the process and get your questions answered. Naviance […]

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Nest to Wings Seminar Tonight!

By | September 26, 2016

The first From Nest to Wings Seminar will be held this coming Monday, September 26th from 7-9 pm at Front Range Community College.  Our Seminar will run two educational presentations at the same time, each lasting 2 hours.  The topics are as follows: September 26, Monday – Each session will last from 7:00 pm – […]

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