College & Career Center Newsletter

January 2022

In this Newsletter:

  • Reporting your scholarship awards
  • Financial Aid info & help
  • Scholarships to apply for
  • Joining the militay
  • Get your "I Applied" stickers
  • Helpful links (Financial Aid, SchooLinks, Big Future, College Connections Newsletter)

Received Scholarships? Share your exciting news with us!

Seniors,

If you were offered or accepted a scholarship, please let Ms. C. know. You can email me (cervenkova2@gresham.k12.or.us) or stop by the C&C Center to share the great news. :)

Accepted scholarships will be entered into your graduation program.
Scholarship offers - even if you choose to not use them - will be added to your senior class total. Let's see how much scholarship money the Class of 2022 can get!

Financial Aid Info & Help

OSAC Webinars:

  • FAFSA/ORSAA Line-by-Line
  • OSAC Scholarships
  • Finding Funds & Scholarships


Please stop by the College & Career Center in Room 129 if you need help with any of the above.

Scholarships

Point Foundation Scholarship
By 1/23/2022

Amazon Future Engineer Scholarship
By 1/25/2022


Hispanic Chamber Latino Scholarship
By 1/31/2022


Renaissance Scholars Scholarship

By 2/1/2022


The Ford Family Scholarship

By 3/1/2022


Jiffy Lube Teen Driver Scholarship

"What Drives You?"

By 3/14/2022


Gresham Rotary Scholarship (MHCC)

Application is available in Room 129;

By 4/8/2022


Pay it Forward Scholarship

By 4/29/2022


Strada Scholarship

By 5/1/2022


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

Thinking about joining the military?

If you are interested in joining the military, there are several pathways to getting there that include college:

  • Using tuition benefits after enlisting
  • Joining ROTC (Reserve Officers' Training Corps) while in college
  • Attending military school


Click here for more info.

Get Your Stickers

Seniors,

If you filled out your FAFSA/ORSAA or applied to a college, please stop by the College & Career Center to get your sticker(s) for our window (Room 129).

Let's fill the window up! :)

Helpful Links

  • Financial Aid:

  • SchooLinks - 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.
  • Big Future by the College Board - another complex tool to help you with your college search, important deadlines, college cost, finding majors, navigating the application process, etc.
  • College Connection Newsletter - helpful info and tips for students considering the college path after high school.
  • Opportunities Books - everything you need to know about financial aid and the college applicaiton process: English and Spanish. We also have paper copies in Room 129.

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