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SENIORS: COMMON APP HELP!
Do you have a November 15th, December 1st or later college application deadline?! If you do, the Guidance Office is here to help!
We will be hosting another virtual office hours session on Tuesday, November 10th, 2:15pm – 3:00pm. We will be covering the Common Application going through every section and addressing any questions, comments, or concerns you may have. Email Ms. Gleason at email@example.com if you have questions before November 10th! We are all in this together and we look forward to helping you with the Common App and answering other questions you may have. Click on the Google Meet link to join Tues., November 10th at 2:15pm! meet.google.com/fyb-dssp-vqk
- Bates College: Friday 11/06/2020 @ 1:15pm
FAME Offers Financial Aid Help Sessions
The FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) opening date was October 1, 2020. For help understanding financial aid for college, FAME (The Finance Authority of Maine) has many resources including a YouTube video on filling out the FAFSA.
FAFSA Assistance for Lincoln Academy Families!
The FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) opening date was October 1, 2020. Lincoln Academy is fortunate to, once again, have the volunteer services of a financial aid advisor from Bowdoin College to answer questions about the financial aid application process and special circumstances that might affect aid. Please contact the Guidance Office for more information or to arrange a virtual meeting at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Seniors ~ Scholarships Available
The list of scholarships available continues to grow! A few scholarships currently available are the Clyde Russell, Elks Legacy Awards and Elks Most Valuable Student, and the UMaine Pulp & Paper scholarship. To access these scholarships and others, login to Naviance, using your PowerSchool Username and ID. Email Mrs. Blodgett in Guidance email@example.com for assistance with scholarships.
Virtual Fall College Fairs:
Students must register here for free to explore virtual “booths”, chat with admission representatives, and watch presentations for more than 250 Institutions. The college fair website will remain available through December 31st!
Admission Representatives will be available LIVE on Sunday, November 15, 2020, from 1-3:00pm.