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College and Career Checklist: 11th Grade through Rising 12th Grade

Complete August through Early December (fall):

____Concentrate on your grades and review courses for the year so you take rigorous classes

  • Acceptance into college is contingent upon successful completion of 12th grade
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2017 Suncoast Credit Union Scholarship Now Open

The Suncoast Credit Union is partnering with Champions For Learning to offer five (5) $2,000 scholarship awards to high school graduates in the Class of 2017.  Class of 2017 high school graduates in Suncoast Credit Union’s 21-county service territory have the opportunity to apply for financial support to continue their education, thanks to a $116,000 investment in scholarships by the Tampa-based credit union’s Foundation.

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Get Help with the Free Application for Federal Student Aid!

Attention current 12th graders and College students! The FAFSA now opens October 1, 2017! It is extremely important for you to complete the FAFSA to get access to federal aid, state aid, and grants and scholarships from colleges. Remember! You and your parent must have a FSA ID in order to complete the FAFSA. Need help to understand the process? Click here to see resources that are available to you and your family!

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Student Corner: Admissions Tip

When applying to college, it’s important to know your school’s priority deadline for admissions, as well as financial aid. And, yes, they are often different deadlines!

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Attention 12th Graders and College Students!

Need help paying for college? Here’s how!

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New Deadlines for Rising Seniors

For rising seniors when it comes to preparing for college, timing is everything. This year there are some big changes to the process and the deadlines which are all this fall!

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Attention 8th and 11th Grade Students!

Looking to improve your chances of becoming college and career ready? Now is the time to apply for our Take Stock in Children Mentor and Scholarship program, as well as our Real World Learning Model College and Career Readiness Program!

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Student Corner: Preparing for the ACT/SAT

With the major changes to the high school senior’s timeline this year, seniors have to plan ahead to ensure they have achieved the scores necessary to meet the admissions requirements for the school to which they are applying.

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College and Career Check List: 9th Grade through Rising 10th Grade

Complete Late August through Early December (fall):

____ Think about college as an important part of your future

  • Discuss your thoughts and ideas with family and school guidance counselor or teacher
  • Start saving money for college if you have not already
    • There are other expenses associated with college outside of attending a school
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College and Career Check List: 8th Grade through Rising 9th Grade

Complete March through Early June (spring):

____Become involved in community service

  • Explore your career interests and gain real-world experience
  • Begin community service hours for scholarships and leadership experience
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