Free College Scholarship Workshop On Sep 26

Denver, CO (PressExposure) September 25, 2009 -- College and high school students will have the opportunity to meet directly with non-profit scholarship providers at the first-ever scholarship workshop event hosted by CollegeInvest and the Scholarships for Colorado Team.

The scholarship workshop will take place on Saturday, Sep. 26 from 1 p.m. to 4:15 p.m. at the Driscoll University Center at the University of Denver. Scholarship providers and financial aid experts will be on hand to present workshops and to answer student questions.

In addition to the workshops, Colorado's CollegeInvest will award two $500 scholarships at the event.

"In this tough economy, students and their families need to be aware of every resource available," said Janet Gullickson, chief outreach and client relations officer at CollegeInvest. "We are excited to be able to work with other non-profit scholarship providers to help students find the resources they need to make their college educations a reality."

You can find more information on the scholarship workshop at scholarshipsforcolorado.org [http://www.scholarshipsforcolorado.org/].

Contact: Misti Ruthven CollegeInvest 303.324.7950

About CollegeInvest

For three decades, CollegeInvest has served as Colorado's not-for-profit higher education financing resource, helping families across the state pay for college by providing planning tools, college savings plans, scholarships, matching grants, community outreach programs, and student loan forgiveness. Families can access valuable information on planning and paying for higher education at www.collegeinvest.org.


About Scholarships for Colorado
Scholarships for Colorado includes representatives from CollegeInvest, Daniels Fund, Denver Scholarship Foundation, Latin American Educational Foundation, Hispanic Scholarship Fund and Greenhouse Scholars.

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Press Release Submitted On: September 25, 2009 at 1:26 pm
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