Paper Party - aka Financial Aid Workshop Session 2
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Paper Party - aka Financial Aid Workshop Session 2

Paper Party - aka Financial Aid Workshop Session 2

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LPFI Headquarters

2148 Broadway

Oakland, California 94612

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Purpose: This FAFSA Financial Aid Workshop will focus on the financial aid process from start to finish for SMASH seniors and families. Information will be presented on a range of topics including the various sources of financial aid that are available, completing the FAFSA/CSS Profile, applying for federal and state aid, and comparing financial aid packages. In addition, parents will have the opportunity to ask financial aid questions that are pertinent to their individual circumstances.

After attending, you will:

  • Know how to fill out your FAFSA, given tax forms

  • Know how to retreive your online student ID for completing the FAFSA

  • Understand the types of grants, loans, and work study options available to you

  • Gain access to a scholarships database and understand how scholarships work

This is a workshop for SMASH scholars and parents/guardians to attend. In the seperate workshop for parents, SMASH alumni parents will join to help answer questions and share their peer-peer expereience.


Agenda:

      • 4pm - 5pm w/ Michelle Channel (Both Scholars & Parents)

      • 5pm - 6pm (Two sessions)

        • One w/ parents and Michelle

        • One w/ SD’s and scholars


Sneek Peak: In Spring 2017, one-on-one advisory sessions will be available to go over individual financial aid packages.


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