Students and parents who live in Bullitt, Jefferson, Oldham and Spencer counties can get free help on applying for college financial aid at a series of workshops in January and February.
Presenters will review the 2005–2006 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), which must be used to apply for most federal and state student financial aid programs. They will also discuss how to apply for grants, scholarships, loans and work-study programs.
Workshops will begin at The schedule is:
Jan. 27, AthertonHigh School
Jan. 27 Southern High School
Jan. 31, SouthOldhamHigh School
Feb. 3, FernCreekHigh School
Feb. 3 NorthBullittHigh School
Feb. 3 Pleasure Ridge ParkHigh School
Feb. 8, BellarmineUniversity
Feb. 10, CentralHigh School
Feb. 10 Eastern High School
Students can attend the workshop that best fits their schedule. They are not required to attend the one being held at their high school. Parents and students need to be present for the entire session. Students can contact their school counselor for more information. Workshops will be cancelled if school is closed for bad weather.
The workshops are sponsored by the JeffersonCountyPublic Schools, the Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority (KHEAA), The Student Loan People, PNC Bank, BellarmineUniversity, Jefferson Community and TechnicalCollege, SpaldingUniversity, SullivanUniversity and the University of Louisville.
For more information about student financial aid, visit www.kheaa.com or call (888) 678-4625.