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Virtual College & Career Fair, Financial Aid Workshops

The School District of Manatee County is encouraging all high school juniors and seniors to participate in this year’s Virtual College and Career Fair. Beginning September 8th, students will be interacting virtually with representatives from dozens of colleges, universities and technical schools using Microsoft Teams. Representatives will be able to answer questions about their respective post-secondary schools and provide information to help families make informed choices about their child’s future. Live sessions will be held through November 3rd. Students are encouraged to contact their College and Career Advisor for details about how to participate.

 

Virtual College and Career Fair – Live Session Schedule

6 p.m. – 7 p.m. EST

 

September 8, 2020: Manatee Technical College-Main Campus

September 9, 2020: Florida Gulf Coast University

September 10, 2020: University of Florida

 

September 16, 2020: University of Florida

September 17, 2020: Suncoast Technical College

 

September 22, 2020: Florida International University

September 24, 2020: FAU-Wilkes Honors College

 

September 28, 2020: Florida Polytechnic University

September 29, 2020: Nova Southeastern University

September 30, 2020: University of South Florida

October 1, 2020: Florida A&M University

 

October 5, 2020: Savannah State University

October 6, 2020: State College of Florida

October 7, 2020: University of West Florida

October 8, 2020: Stetson University

 

October 12, 2020: Manatee Technical College-East Campus

October 14, 2020: Florida State University

October 15, 2020: Johnson & Wales University

October 16, 2020: University of Central Florida

 

October 19, 2020: New College of Florida

October 21, 2020: Florida Atlantic University

October 22, 2020: Florida Southern College

 

 October 26, 2020: National Aviation Academy

October 27, 2020: Smith College

October 28, 2020: Hillsborough Community College

October 29, 2020: Keiser University

 

November 2, 2020: Southeastern University

November 3, 2020: University of North Florida

 FAFSA Volunteers Needed

The School District of Manatee County is seeking volunteers who are willing to assist parents and students with the completion of the FAFSA for Federal Student Aid.

The completion of the FAFSA can open doors for many students as they transition from high school to post-secondary education.

The success of our students will benefit our community in many ways. 

FAFSA Workshops Volunteer Sign-Up: Please click here 

There is training for all volunteers on October 1, 2020 from 4:30 p.m. until 6:30 p.m. 

All FAFSA workshops will be facilitated virtually through ZOOM. 

VOLUNTEERS | Training on October 1st: Register here 

FINANCIAL AID WORKSHOPS | 6 P.M. - 8 P.M.: 

October 6, 2020

October 13, 2020

October 20, 2020

October 27, 2020

November 3, 2020

November 10, 2020

November 17, 2020

December 1, 2020