Cash for College events across the state and online help you pay for your future now.
Scholarship Webinar – Friday, Jan. 25, 2013
Scholarships are the ideal way to pay for college: free money you don’t have to pay back. But finding where the money is—and creating an application that stands out—aren’t so easy. Sit back and let our scholarship gurus tell you how it’s done. Then get out there and scout out your own scholarship opportunities! Log on at 10 a.m. (EST) on January 25, or view the archived version after the event, at LearnMoreIndiana.org/Webinars.
FAFSA Friday Webinar – Friday, Feb. 15, 2013
The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) determines your future—more or less. Required for most federal, state and institutional (from the college) aid, the FAFSA must be filed by March 10 with any corrections due by May 15. We’ve got all your questions covered in this informational, online presentation airing live at noon and 6 p.m. (EST) on February 15. Financial aid experts will walk you through the whole process and even take questions submitted online. Log on, or view the archived version after the event, at LearnMoreIndiana.org/Webinars.
College Goal Sunday – Sunday, Feb. 24, 2013
Do questions about your FAFSA have you stuck—or do you simply not know where to begin when it comes to filing this important financial aid form? With 41 locations across Indiana, College Goal Sunday is a great place to get the advice you need. Get one-on-one assistance, starting at 2 p.m. (local time) on February 24. For more information and locations, please visit CollegeGoalSunday.org.
Cash for College Contest Entries Due – Sunday, March 10, 2013
Cash for College contest entries for grades kindergarten through adult students are due March 10! Learn more about how you could win cash for college.
FAFSA Filing Deadline – Sunday, March 10, 2013
Indiana’s filing deadline for the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is March 10. Although you may submit estimated tax information if your family has not filed taxes yet, you must file the FAFSA by March 10 in order to qualify for state financial aid. (Students can still receive federal aid if they file after March 10). Most colleges also use the FAFSA to determine your eligibility for their need-based financial aid. If you’re having trouble filing the form, view our archived FAFSA Friday Webinar at LearnMoreIndiana.org/Webinars to see advice from our financial aid experts.
21st Century Scholars Affirmation Deadline for High School Seniors – Sunday, March 10, 2013
Senior 21st Century Scholars must submit the required Affirmation Form by March 10 in order to activate the Scholarship. Scholars can submit the Affirmation form online here. By completing and submitting the Affirmation Form, Scholars are confirming they kept the Scholars Pledge that was signed when they applied to the program.
FAFSA Ask the Expert Session – Saturday, May 4, 2013
Final corrections to the FAFSA for state financial aid purposes are due by May 15. Take advantage of this opportunity to make sure you’re doing it correctly. Log on to our chat session from on May 4 from 2 to 5 p.m. at LearnMoreIndiana.org/Webinars and get your questions answered live by one of our financial aid experts.
FAFSA Corrections Deadline – Wednesday, May 15, 2013
All corrections to your FAFSA must be completed by May 15 in order to be considered for state financial aid. Correct it online at FAFSA.gov.