College & Career Center Newsletter

October 2021

FAFSA/ORSAA Month

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

Virtual GHS FAFSA/ORSAA Night
October 28th
6 -7 p.m.

Zoom meeting: https://ecmc.zoom.us/j/96155403515
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

Seniors,

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.

Scholarships


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

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 cervenkova2@gresham.k12.or.us

Career Coordinator: Zeke Cecilio cecilio24@gresham.k12.or.us


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