HELP WITH FINANCIAL
AID APPLICATION AVAILABLE JANUARY 20
PHILADELPHIA, January 11, 2007
– Families of prospective college students who are seeking help completing the
Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) can attend a free session on
Saturday, January 20, at the Community College of Philadelphia, 1700 Spring
Garden Street, in Philadelphia.
Filling out the FAFSA form is one of the first steps in
applying for financial aid for higher education. The Pennsylvania Higher
Education Assistance Agency (PHEAA) is sponsoring the session, which will run
from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m.
Refreshments will be provided. Participants can enter a
drawing for a $250 scholarship.
State Senator Vince Fumo (D-Philadelphia) is the
vice-chairman of the board of PHEAA. The session in Philadelphia is one of 20
that PHEAA is holding that day across Pennsylvania.
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