October 2023 Senior Newsletter
By: Lindsay Bunch
Planning and Paying for College Presentation
Tech School Speaker
On October 17th, 2023, Steve Ratliff will be here to talk with students on tech school options.
Updates for the 24-25 FAFSA
The Missouri Department of Higher Education & Workforce Development (MDHEWD) has launched a new website to help keep students informed while the 2024-25 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) filing period is delayed. The final deadline to file the FAFSA is now June 30, 2024, and the last day to file corrections or updates is September 14, 2024. Students should also check with the college or university they plan to attend to determine if they have their own FAFSA deadline.
Click the link below for more information on the FAFSA.
Missouri Department of Higher Education
At the direction of the Coordinating Board for Higher Education, the Missouri Department of Higher Education (MDHE) carries out the goals and administrative responsibilities for the state system of higher education, which serves more than 360,000 students through 13 public four-year colleges and universities, 19 public two-year colleges, one public two-year technical college, 25 independent colleges and universities, and 152 proprietary schools.
ACT Testing and Registration Dates
For the December 9, 2023, testing date we will be providing transportation to and from the test. If wish to take the test, please get with me and register by 11-15-23. I will need to know by the 15th as well if you will be utilizing our transportation services.
Browse through the links below. There are a lot of Scholarships to apply for through these links.
Scholarships - List of College Scholarships and Applications
Scholarships - Finding Scholarships has never been easier. Scholarship Applications for college, engineering, high school, nursing, and first year students are all available. The value and deadlines for each scholarship are found ...
Search for Scholarships - Journey To College - Realize your potential.
Scholarships provide money for college that usually does not have to be paid back. Some scholarships are based on academic or other types of achievements, while others are geared toward specific groups of students. Scholarships vary in amount, from one-time awards of a few hundred dollars to full tuition worth thousands of dollars.
Scholarships & Grants - Epsilon Sigma Alpha (ESA) - An International Service Organization
The ESA Foundation is dedicated to the promotion of continuing education and to altruistic activities that make a positive difference in the world community. Voluntary contributions of time and money from ESA members, ESA Foundation members, and friends of the Foundation are the ESA Foundation's sole sources of support.