On Wednesday, January 19, Blountstown High School will host a financial aid workshop for seniors from Blountstown High and Altha High. The presentation will be held in the auditorium beginning at 9 A.M.
Representatives from the Florida Department of Education will be on hand to discuss Federal Student Financial Aid which includes the Pell Grant and the Florida Student Assistance Grant. The Florida Bright Futures Scholarship will also be reviewed. The guidance department will distribute and discuss packets of scholarship information from local organizations, businesses, and individual benefactors.
Parents are invited to attend this very informative workshop. All students are encouraged to be in attendance on this day. Parents need to carefully review the packets of information with their child. It will be very important to follow the scholarship deadlines. There will be no extensions of the deadlines.
If there are any questions, please call Sandra Waller, Guidance Counselor, or Loraine McClellan, Career Specialist at 674-5724 at Blountstown High School. Altha parents may contact Charlene Yon, Guidance Counselor, at 762-3121.