IMAGINE GRANT FOR PUBLIC HIGH SCHOOL COUNSELORS:
NACAC's 73rd National Conference is in Boston, MA! To support two PNACAC members’ attendance at this year’s national conference, PNACAC is pleased to offer two $1250.00 High School Counselor Grants.
Conference Details: The NACAC National Conference will be held September 14 – 16, 2017, in Boston, MA.
Who can apply for this Grant? You can! Since grants are limited, this process will give priority to:
1. Public high school counselors
2. First-time attendees
3. PNACAC and NACAC Members
4. Disadvantaged school districts
What does the grant pay for and what does it not pay for?
The scholarship will cover registration fees, travel, lodging (double occupancy), and general fees related to conference attendance (e.g. taxi/shuttle service, bag fees, etc.), up to $1250.00. PNACAC will reimburse travel & lodging expenses after the conference. Meals or other expenses will not be included. Applicants are therefore encouraged to solicit supplemental funding from their high schools and/or school districts to cover meals.
How to Apply:
PNACAC COLLEGE TOUR
PNACAC is excited to announce our 2017 Tour of Western Washington Colleges and Universities June 18 - 23, 2017. Participating colleges include: Pacific Lutheran University, Saint Martin's University, University of Puget Sound, The Evergreen State College, Central Washington University, Seattle Pacific University, University of Washington (Bothell, Seattle, Tacoma), Cornish College of the Arts, Seattle University and Western Washington University.
Registration is now open! Click here to join us this summer!
Participants should arrive on June 18, 2017 by 2:00pm to Seattle-Tacoma (Sea-Tac) International Airport and plan departure from Sea-Tac no earlier than 6:00pm on June 23, 2017. Bus transportation to Pacific Lutheran University will be provided on June 18.
2017 Guiding the Way to Inclusion Conference, Las Vegas, NV
The Pacific Northwest Association for College Admission Counseling is proud to offer a scholarship opportunity to our members for the NACAC Guiding the Way to Inclusion Conference. Guiding the Way to Inclusion (GWI) is a three-day professional development workshop designed for college admission officers who recruit domestic students of color from diverse ethnic and socioeconomic backgrounds. The scholarship is for professionals with 0-5 years experience. This year’s conference will be in Las Vegas, Nevada (Bally's Las Vegas Hotel and Casino) July 23rd-July 26th 2017. Click HERE to apply for the scholarship.
Guiding the Way to Inclusion (GWI) offers enrollment and admission professionals an opportunity to explore issues pertaining to campus diversity and multicultural recruitment. This workshop promotes in-depth understanding of college enrollment processes, as well as personal and professional growth.
GWI Conference FAQ Sheet:
September 14-16, 2017
Join members of PNACAC and the other affiliated ACACs from across the country and around the world for our profession's premier professional development opportunity of the year.
NJACAC Summer College Tour: Join us for 2.5 days in the northern and central regions of New Jersey for a college tour visiting:
Tour is limited to 40 Counselors.
Price: $150 double occupancy OR $250 single occupancy
Click here to view the tour agenda.
RMACAC Summer College Tour: Arizona Bus Tour, Summer 2017
NACAC has several resources for those working with students:
Discussion Board for professionals: This is your place to ask questions, share with your peers, and see how others are managing the transition to the 2017-2018 FAFSA.
Videos of two educational sessions presented at NACAC’s recent national conference can provide answers as you work to help students and families apply for federal financial aid. Sessions now available are:
Check out NACAC’s website for factsheets, free, on-demand webinars, and more.