ERIC Number: ED396651
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1996
High School Counselor Training, 1995-96. Participant's Guide.
Office of Postsecondary Education, Washington DC. Student Financial Assistance Programs.
This package of training materials is intended for high school counselors participating in a 1-day, eight session workshop on student financial aid for postsecondary education. The workshop attempts to: identify basic requirements and responsibilities students need to know about when applying for and accepting federal student aid; provide basic information about requirements of federal student aid programs; and identify federal publications and resources needed when working with students and parents. The individual sessions cover the following topics: (1) introduction to the workshop and training materials; (2) introduction to student financial aid programs; (3) student eligibility requirements for federal financial aid programs; (4) how postsecondary schools package financial aid awards; (5) the 1995-96 Federal Financial Aid Delivery System; (6) completing the 1995-96 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA); (7) how to plan and conduct a financial aid awareness program; and (8) workshop wrap-up and evaluation. Appended are complete materials including a sample script and transparency masters for conducting a financial aid awareness program. Also appended are addresses of FAFSA processors. (DB)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Counselors; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Office of Postsecondary Education, Washington DC. Student Financial Assistance Programs.
Note: For related documents, see HE 029 288-290. Some pages printed on colored paper.