College Connect Tempe

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Workshops take place from 10 a.m.-noon at the Tempe Public Library

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Fund                        Saturday, Nov. 1

- Funding college via financial aid & scholarships 
- Interactive scholarship searches
- Essay writing tips & strategies        

 
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Transition               Saturday, Jan. 31

- College Goal Sunday: overview & timing
- FAFSA overview & preparation     

 

Students attending the workshops will be entered in a drawing to win one
of five $250 scholarships, and will receive one entry for each workshop
they attend. Provided by the
 Ramsey Social Justice Foundationscholarships
will be awarded after the workshop series commences on January 31.
 


Register for the L.I.F.T. workshop series. 

Watch the College Connect Tempe information video

Access Kaplan's On Demand SAT & ACT programs 

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Resources:
Colleges and Universities Financial Aid
Resources and websites Scholarship information

Each student who attends our workshops receives a flash drive loaded with invaluable college-related information, tips and resources provided by the City of Tempe and our educational partners. Click the links below to access this information to help you on your personal journey towards obtaining a post-secondary education.

 

ASU
- Personal Statements for Scholarships
- Scholarship Resources


Grand Canyon University
GCU Scholarships
- Scholarship Essay Writing

Mesa Community College
- Brochure
- Career Pathways (Front) (Back)
- Financial Aid Services
Steps Towards Enrollment

Financial Aid
2014-15 FAFSA Example Application
Financial Aid Resources


Resources and Websites
2014-15 College Test Prep and Test Dates
College Vocabulary
Resource Websites
University and College Websites


Scholarships
Dollars for Scholars
Native American Scholarships
- Personal Statements for Scholarships
- Scholarship Resources
- Scholarship Websites

Questions? Contact Denise Rentschler at 480-350-5209 or Denise_Rentschler@tempe.gov 


College Connect Partners: 

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The City of Tempe has partnered with Arizona State University, Grand Canyon University, Mesa Community College, Rio Salado College, Tempe Elementary School District, Tempe Union High School District, and the University for Advancing Technology to create College Connect. The community-based program has been specifically designed to assist our youth in fulfilling their dreams of a post-secondary education.

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