Happy Wednesday!

Students,

Just wanted to remind everyone that FAFSA is currently open. Please try to submit your application prior to March 1st 2017 to ensure  your full award package.

The OSAC is open till March 1st 2017. The OSAC provides millions of dollars to Oregon residents. This is not just financial based scholarship(s). There are scholarships for everyone.

Lastly, the early admissions application deadline for several colleges is Thursday December 1st, 2016. Please make sure to check your desired schools deadlines to see if this applies to you.

If you have any questions or concerns please feel free to drop into the ASPIRE office! We would love to help you with your college journey!

Thanks!

 

Confederation of Oregon School Administrators Scholarships

COSA SCHOLARSHIPS
Each year COSA sponsors or assists in processing ten $1,000 college
scholarships.  These scholarships are for Oregon high school seniors
attending 2 or 4 year Oregon colleges.  The applications must be
postmarked by MARCH 1, 2017.   Results will be announced by May 1,
2017.

OASSA SCHOLARSHIPS

Two $1,000 scholarships are awarded each year to graduating seniors from
Oregon public high schools.  The scholarships may be used for a 2- or
4-year university, trade, or professional/technical school.  These two
scholarships are for a son, daughter, or dependent child of an OASSA
member who meet the criteria listed on the application.  The
applications must be postmarked by MARCH 20, 2017.Results will be
announced by May 1, 2017.

Oregon Promise

Hello everyone,
This is just a reminder for all students planning on attending community college to check out the Oregon Promise program through OSAC. This grant (meaning money that you don’t have to pay back!) covers some or all of your community college tuition. The early application deadline is April 1, 2017. It’s always best to apply early, especially for scholarship programs!

Creating a Resume

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Fall is the time to write your personal statements and prepare students resumes that may be needed for college applications or job opportunities. I have posted below a great example of a resume, explaining all the important details as to what you need to fill in each subcategory. The second image gives you a look at a list of words you might like to use to sound professional on your resume. Please contact us if you need any help in this area. Good luck!

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Announcements 11/8

Hello again,

Just wanted to remind everyone that the OSAC application is now available! Please go to the OSAC website and look through all the available scholarships and grants. There is something for everyone and we don’t want you to miss out!

The State of Oregon’s Higher Education Coordinating Commission (HECC) has a bunch of resources, programs and opportunities that could come of age aid to you, with your educational journey. I would encourage all of you to look around and take advantage of the useful information on the website

Students please remember to start filling your FAFSA if you haven’t already! The deadline for FAFSA is March 1st for early consideration of Oregon grants. Awards are made until funds are depleted!

If you have any questions and/or concerns please come visit our room in the library of Creswell High School. If you want to get involved with the ASPIRE program come on by! We would to hear from you and help you with your educational journey.

Happy Tuesday!

New Scholarships

Hi everyone,

There are a lot of new scholarships posted on the website now! Many of the application deadlines are coming up in the next few weeks (there are a lot of deadlines November 30th and December 1st!), so make sure to check those out.

Feel free to browse through any of the categories listed above in “Scholarships 101”!

Hello Students!

Just wanted to update you on our new hours at Creswell High School (CHS). We have volunteers that will be available on:

Wednesdays from 7:30-10:30 and Thursdays from 12-3!

Please feel free to drop by if you have any questions or if you want to get involved with the program! We would love to help you out in anyway that we