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Wednesday, March 28, 2012

New Scholarship Opportunity

Mary Cone Barrie Scholarship, sponsored by Destiny Solutions Destiny Solutions created the Mary Cone Barrie Scholarship to applaud the efforts of two exceptional lifelong learners. The annual scholarship is available to any currently enrolled non-traditional learner residing in Canada or the United States who has changed their life and the lives of others through lifelong learning. Each award is valued at $2,500. Applications are due by June 29, 2012. For more information visit our website or contact:Rachel Kuper
Marketing and Public Relations Manager
Destiny Solutions
416-480-0500 x. 214

Wednesday, February 15, 2012

Please complete our survey for GTC Financial Aid

We have a short survey online that we would like to hear from you on. Please link to :

Tuesday, February 7, 2012

Money Mondays Webinars from NelNet

GTC Students! This is a great FREE opportunity for you from NelNet!

Tuesday, January 31, 2012

FAFSA Fridays!

February is Financial Aid Awareness Month.

In recognition of this, the financial aid office will be hosting a free FAFSA workshop.

The event is called FAFSA Fridays. Every Friday in February (3th, 10th, 17th, 24th) from 8 AM – 2 PM we will have financial aid officers available in the ARC computer lab to assist students in completing their FAFSA for 2012-2013.

We will also have sessions available at Greenville Tech’s branch campuses from 8AM – 12PM on the following Fridays:
• Brashier Campus, February, 10th
• Northwest Campus, February 17th
• Greer Campus, February 24th

Students should bring their 2011 taxes if they filed, as well as their parent’s 2011 taxes. This event will help you to get a jumpstart on completing the FAFSA for the upcoming year! Sessions are done BY APPOINTMENT ONLY so please contact our office at to schedule an appointment!

Please plan to attend this event!


Please join us for a Wells Fargo At Work seminar
Greenville Tech Financial Aid Focus Month
Getting Financially Fit in 2012
Presented by: Wells Fargo At Work Relationship Manager Ann Kilgore
Wells Fargo At Work Budgeting Toolkit Seminar

Time: Monday, February 06, 2012
Date: Student Center
Greenville Technical College
Student Center Stage Area on 2nd Floor
Registration, 11:45am; Seminar, Noon

To R.S.V.P., please email Ellen Chiles,

Kindly R.S.V.P. no later than
Friday, February 03, 2012

Tuesday, January 24, 2012

Greenville Tech Foundation Scholarship Application

Scholarship Applications are now avaliable on the Greenville Tech Forms website:

the first link under Financial Aid on this Forms page will take you to the Scholarship Application. Please note that these applications must be submitted to the Financial Aid Office by May 1st in order to be reviewed for the 2012-2013 academic year. The Greenville Tech Foundation will make scholarship decisions during the Summer and will notify award winners via mail.

Tuesday, January 3, 2012

We just received this notification about a new Scholarship opportunity:

Dear Greenville Technical College Financial Aid Office,

One of your students could win up to $5,000 scholarship to help pay for college! Please share's Student Saver Scholarship opportunity with the students on your campus today!
Students can learn all about the scholarship details, including how to apply, here:

They can also find great money-saving, student-focused tips from the Student Saver.The Student Saver is written by a recent college graduate and features helpful information about managing their student loans, earning low-cost college credit and everyday tips for saving money while in college. Please feel free to link to this money-saving resource for college students on your site.

If you have any questions about the Student Saver Scholarship, please reply to this email or get in touch with us on Twitter @degreedir.

Best Regards,
Jessica Bayliss