Discover Your Support Networks!
Meet your fellow PACE students & staff and hear what is in store for you this semester!
Lunch vouchers offered at each workshop! Join us for a free lunch, good company, and useful information!
All workshops are held Noon–12:50 p.m. Haverhill workshops are held on Wednesdays, and Lawrence workshops are held on Thursdays.
Spring 2015 Workshops
|1, 2, 3…Transfer!||Welcome back everyone! Let’s debrief & gear up for the spring semester! PLUS: Don’t let the stress of transferring to a four-year college get you down. The steps are very straightforward and you CAN do it! We’ll cover a basic transfer timeline & to-do list.||Haverhill B301||2/4|
|Scholarships 101||Last year alone, PACE students earned over $600,000 in scholarships and financial aid. YES, REALLY! Come find out how to get a piece of the pie and reduce YOUR college expenses. We’ll also hear from PACE scholarship superstars of yesteryear and get their advice on how to cash in!||Haverhill B301||2/11|
|Scholarship Essay Writing||Come learn the basics of how to get started on your personal statement/scholarship essay. We’ll break it down into easy steps to help you get off to a great start virtually stress free. Come get an integral part of the 2015 NECC Scholarship Application done with help and guidance from PACE.||Haverhill B301||2/18|
|Completing the 2015 NECC Scholarship Application||We will review the brand new 2015 NECC Scholarship application in detail. The college is using a brand new system, so even if you applied last year – let’s make sure you know how to get this done. If you have your essay ready, we can finalize & submit your application today! BAM!||Haverhill B301||2/25|
|External Scholarship Opportunities||Learn about amazing scholarship opportunities in the community and around the country! The sky is the limit for motivated students. We’ll help you target your “best bets” so you can focus on scholarships that are a good match for you & your goals!||Haverhill B301||3/4|
|Student Loans & Smart Borrowing||Chances are if you haven’t taken student loans out already, you WILL be in the future. Did you know even if your expenses are covered by a Pell Grant at NECC, they won’t be at a 4-year school? Come find out why & learn what you can do to be a smart borrower.||Haverhill B301||3/11|
|No Workshop||College Closed for Spring Break—March 16 through March 20|
Workshops that have already met are currently available for PACE students to complete online through the PACE Blackboard course.