The Road Map to Financial Aid for College

Posted by on March 23, 2009

State Senator Vincent Hughes
The Greater Philadelphia Urban Affairs Coalition
& The School District of Philadelphia –
Office of College and Career Awareness

The Road Map to Financial Aid for College

Saturday, March 28, 2009
10 A.M. – 2 P.M.
School District of Philadelphia • 440 N. Broad Street
Accessible by SEPTA Routes
C Bus, 2 Bus, 43 Bus & Orange Line (Spring Garden St. stop)

Who Should Attend • • • • • •
9th-11th Graders: Finding Free Money for College • On-Site Scholarship Search

12th Graders: Step By Step Financial Aid Preparation • Electronic FAFSA Filing
An Open Conversation with College Financial Officers

Parents: Free Income Tax Preparation (by appointment only)* and “Where’s Your Money?” Workshop

Current College Students: “Handling Your Finances on Campus” Workshop

What to Bring • • • • • •
• 1040s • W-2 Forms • Social Security Number
• 1099 Forms and other tax related information

Who Will be There • • • • • •
• College & University Admissions & Financial Aid Officers
• College Access Program • Educational Advancement Alliance • PHEAA
• James Hughes Memorial Scholarship Fund
• United Negro College Fund
• MEE Productions
• The Benefit Bank

High School Juniors and Seniors
You Don’t Want to Miss This Event!

* For more information or to schedule your appointment for tax prep, contact Tamica Tanksley, Office of State Senator Vincent Hughes at (215) 879-6630

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