Central Scholarship Helps Students and Families Become Wiser Consumers of Higher Education
At Central Scholarship, we believe that sharing information with students and families is a key to their future success. College Cash®: Find It, Get It, Manage It® is a series of free informational seminars open to Maryland students and families, focused on college affordability. These seminars were developed and are presented by our staff experts. Students who attend are exclusively eligible to apply for up to $5,000 in College Cash scholarships.
Finding Money for College, scheduled for January 11, 2017, at the University of Baltimore, School of Law, is for high school students, parents, guidance counselors, and college students. Topics include how to maximize federal financial aid, standing out from the crowd via your scholarship essay, demystifying the college financial aid award letter, how to avoid scholarship award displacement, understanding student loans, and more. Register here.
Managing Student Loans is for college seniors and graduates, graduate students, and parents. Modules include (1) You are Not Alone / The Tangled Maze; (2) Know Your Loans; (3) Where to Find Relief; and (4) Repayment Tips. This session was offered on April 14, 2016, at the University of Baltimore. Please check back for 2017 dates.
Parent’s Guide to Finding and Funding College helps parents of high school students navigate the complex college choice and financial aid process. Modules include (1) It’s a Mountain / Expectations and Limitations; (2) Know Your Options / College Choice; (3) Paying For College; (4) The Rulebook / Tips; and (5) Where to Find Help. This session was offered on August 31, 2016 at <a href=”https://www.thehotelarundel.com/”>the Hotel at Arundel Preserve</a>. Please check back for 2017 dates.
Interested in sponsoring College Cash®? Please call 410-415-5558 or email Development Director Nancy Fenton
Interested in bringing College Cash® to your community? Please call 410-415-5558 or email Vice President Michele Johnson