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Outreach Services Supported by Lela in Louisiana Education :

Academic Distinction Fund (ADF)
Annual Spelling Bee & Grant Reading

Baton Rouge Business Report - LA Next

Beta Club Convention

Career Compass of LA

Cecil J. Picard Educator Excellence Symposium

College Goal Sunday - LOSFA

Communities in Schools (CIS) New Orleans

Day at the Capitol - Financial Literacy

Dollars and $ense Financial Literacy Program - 100 Black Men

Education Finance Council (EFC) College Success Committee

Exchange Club of Baton Rouge - Adopt a Teacher Program

Facebook - AskLela

FAFSA Completion - One on One

FAFSA Completion Workshops

Federal Student Loans (FSA) Student Input Poll

Financial Literacy Awareness Campaign - April. A statewide awareness campaign launched in April to provide Louisiana students with information on the value of money and importance of budgeting and saving. This campaign includes a scholarship opportunity through its on-line "Test Your Financial IQ" quiz.

Financial Aid Webinar - LA Women's Caucus/LASFAA/LOSFA

Financial $marts Workshop - Jump$tart

George Rodrigue Foundation of the Arts

High School College & Career Fairs

Holiday Art Scholarship Contest

iPad Appreciation Campaign

Jump$tart Coalition of Louisiana

LA Next Scholarship Awards

LACRAO College & Career Fairs

LACRAO Guidance Counselor Articulation Workshops

Louisiana Association of Extension 4-H Agents Conference

Louisiana Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators (LASFAA) Conferences -Spring & Fall

Louisiana College Application Month

LASFAA Mildred D. Higgins Scholarship Fund

LOSFA Guidance Counselor Workshops

LOSFA Trailblazer Camps

Louisiana Boys and Girls State

Louisiana College Planning Calendar - Master calendar for all Louisiana high school and university events.

Louisiana Municipal Association (LMA)

Louisiana Youth Seminar (LYS)

Media - TV Appearances, Radio Spots & Press Releases - Financial Aid Awareness

National Association or the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) Scholarship Program

National Association for College Admission Counseling (NACAC)

National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators (NASFAA)

National College Access Network (NCAN)

Planning for College Checklist - Juniors

Planning for Colleg Checklist - Seniors

Quarterly Facebook Scholarship Awards

Quarterly Website Scholarship Awards

Registration Relief: High School Guidance Counselors

Roundtable for Education Philanthropy - Education Finance Council

St. Jude Foundation

Scholarship Search Tool

Southwest Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators (SWASFAA)

Twitter - AskLela

Volunteers in Public Schools: Everybody Reads

Volunteers in Public Schools: Stuff the Bus



Lela Activities:

Financial Aid Awareness Month (FAAM) campaign
A statewide awareness campaign. The activities launched in conjunction with this campaign include financial aid seminars and workshops, a scholarship essay contest, online scholarship drawings, workshop scholarship drawings, press releases and Public Service Announcements.

Financial Aid Awareness Workshops & Parent Nights
Over 30 presentations

Financial Aid Access Publications/Resource Materials

Free One-on-One Counseling (walk-ins or appointments)

Great Scholarship Links for Students

Guidance Counselors Workshops
New Orleans Area

Launched Campaign

Lela Extended Hours Campaign for Registration Week
Fall and Spring

Senior Guide Checklist

Staff Development Presentations
Financial Aid Administrators

Training Initiatives as Needed

TV Appearances and News Releases on Financial Aid Awareness Statewide