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Free scholarship workshop offered

Published: Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014 5:30 a.m. CST

MALTA – The Kishwaukee College Financial Aid Office will host a workshop that focuses on scholarship search and application. The Money Talks: Scholarships workshop will be from noon to 1:30 p.m. and again from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Feb. 19 in Room A1225 in the Kishwaukee College Conference Center.

The workshop is free and open to the public.

Money Talks: Scholarships will address where students can locate local scholarships along with tips and strategies to writing a strong scholarship essay. The 90-minute session will cover other scholarship strategies and answer questions from participants.

This workshop is the first in a series to help current and prospective college students find ways to pay for college and become more financially savvy. Participants will be entered into a drawing to win a free three-credit-hour class at Kishwaukee College and other prizes. Participants who attend other programs in the series will increase their chances of winning. The drawing will be conducted in May.

For more information, contact the Kishwaukee College Financial Aid Office at 815-825-2086, ext. 2240 or email christina.lorence@kishwaukeecollege.edu.

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