Registration is closed for this Webinar.
Stay tuned for additional C2E webinars offering college and career resources.
A select group of students will be receiving 1-to-1 support for this webinar.
Webinar Title; Learn about College Scholarship: Date/Time: Sat, October 16, 2021 at 1:00pm – 2:00pm EST
The Italian Language Foundation brings you, this first webinar as part of our Commitment 2 Excellence Program. ILF invites 11th and 12th grade high school and freshmen college level students to join our Workshop Facilitator: College Counselor & College Funding Expert, Yaritza Gonzalez, for this interactive workshop to on funding your college education.
This workshop will help students to learn about submitting for college scholarships.
College Funding Expert, Yaritza Gonzalez from College Money Chica will be sharing with ILF student members her journey of how she won over $300,000 in scholarship money and graduated from Columbia University debt-free.
In her talk she will be sharing tips to students who are currently embarking on their college journey. This talk is open to high school and college students.
About the C2E Program:
The C2E Program is geared to 11th & 12th grade high school and freshmen college level students of Italian with a goal to help them become global career and workforce ready through Mentorship and Internship exposure.
About the Facilitator:
Yaritza Gonzalez is the founder of College Money Chica, an educational consulting platform that focuses on helping families demystify the college admissions and financial aid journey. Her mission in College Money Chica is to inform families that “Debt-Free College Is Possible” and that going to college does not have to mean mortgaging your future with excessive student loans. Yaritza has a Public Relations degree from Seton Hall University, a masters in Higher Education from Columbia University, Teachers College, and is currently pursuing a PhD at Florida International University in Education Policy. She has been able to fund her entire college education with scholarship awards and is debt-free. In her professional career she has worked for the Hispanic Scholarship Fund, Columbia University and CUNY, where she witnessed the ins and outs of the scholarship selection process.
Bookings are closed for this event.