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January 2016

Happy New Year! In this newsletter you will find out how to receive help with filling out FAFSA, information on an ACT prep course being offered here at Earlham, information on scholarships, and some upcoming dates and events to be aware of.

Upcoming Events

January

Friday, January 8th- Deadline to register for the February ACT

Sunday, January 10th- The Hangout
Monday, January 11th- Begin Spring DMACC Classes
​Friday, January 15th- End of 1st semester

Monday, January 18th- Winter Open House @ Central College
Saturday, January 23rd- ZAPS ACT Test Prep @ Earlham 9:00am-3:00pm


February

Saturday, February 6th- ACT Test Date


March

Tuesday, March 1st- Parent-Teacher Conferences

Thursday, March 3rd- Parent-Teacher Conferences

Friday, March 4th- Deadline to register for April ACT

Scholarship of the Month

Scholarship: Iowa Financial Know-How Challenge: Senior Scholarship

Requirements: Open to all seniors. Complete online tutorials and a multiple choice assessment.

Amount: $2,000 for the student and $500 for the school

Due Date: March 4th, 2016

Where to find it: http://www.iowastudentloan.org/scholarships-and-programs/senior-scholarship.aspx?cid=SeniorScholarship