College & Career Center Newsletter

October 2021


College Info & Updates:

  • Links to FAFSA, ORSAA and Oregon Promise
  • FAFSA/ORSAA Night - Oct 28th
  • College Application Week - Nov 1st-5th
  • Scholarships
  • College Connection Newsletter
  • SchooLinks
  • Big Future (by College Board)

FAFSA, ORSAA and Oregon Promise Opened on Oct 1st

Financial Aid Links:

GHS FAFSA/ORSAA Night - Zoom Meeting

October 28th
6 -7 p.m.

Zoom meeting:
We will focus on helping GHS students and families complete or at least get started on their FAFSA or ORSAA.

Each student fills out only one of these applications not both.

College Application Week - 11/1 - 11/5


follow the C&CC Canvas Classroom announcements about colleges, scholarships, and application deadlines during the month of October and be ready to apply to four-year colleges/universities in November.

November 1st is the deadline for applying Early Decision.


Heisman Scholarship for Scholar Athletes

Heisman Scholarship apply by Oct 19th

VFW Scholarship

VFW Voice of Democracy Scholarship apply by Oct 31st

Elks Most Valuable Student Scholarship

ELKS MVS apply by Nov 15th

Horatio Alger Scholarships - variety of scholarships

Horatio Alger Scholarships

Strada Scholarship

Strada Scholarship apply by 5/1/2022

For more scholarship info visit our C&C Center Scholarships page.

College Connection Newsletter

Helpful info and tips for students considering the college path after high school.

Here is a link to the October Edition on our website.


SchooLinks is a great tool for doing your college & career research and staying organized during your application process.

Use your GHS email and ID number to log in.

College Board's Big Future

Big Future by the College Board is another complex tool to help you with your college search, important deadlines, college cost, finding majors, navigating the application process, etc.

GHS College & Career Center

College Coordinator: Lenka Cervenkova

Career Coordinator: Zeke Cecilio

Please come see us or email us with any college and career related questions. We are here for you and ready to help you with your post-high school planning.

Hours: 7 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Room 129