Free College Financial Aid Workshop Scheduled For Saturday

Friday, January 24, 2014

PEF & partners will host a free college financial aid workshop titled "College Goal Tennessee 2014" this Saturday, from 9 a.m. to 1  p.m. at the UTC University Center at 615 McCallie Avenue. High school students, parents and educators are invited to learn how students can succeed in college and how to apply for financial aid. There will be volunteers on site to help fill out FAFSA forms (Free Application for Student Aid) - the federal financial aid form that students/parents are required to file for students to be eligible to A free lunch will be provided, so participants must register.

This free workshop is sponsored by PEF, UTC, Young & Wiser, Inc., College Goal Tennessee & SACAC (Southern Association for College Admission Counseling). For more information, contact PEF VP of College & Career Success Stacy Lightfoot at slightfoot@pefchattanooga.org or 648-4443.


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