Florida Keys Community College is pleased to partner and support “Ready, Set, COLLEGE!” events alongside the Key West Chamber of Commerce, the Marathon Chamber of Commerce and the Key Largo Chamber of Commerce. “Ready, Set, COLLEGE!” workshops are designed to help local high school students, their families, and their guidance counselors navigate the unfamiliar sea of college decisions and deadlines.
Key West- “Ready, Set, COLLEGE!”
Wednesday, September 12, 5:00 – 7:00 p.m.
FKCC Key West Campus Library 5901 College Rd.
Marathon- “Ready, Set, COLLEGE!”
Wednesday, September 19, 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.
FKCC Middle Keys Center at Marathon High School – Room 5211 – 900 Sombrero Beach Road
Key Largo- “Ready, Set, COLLEGE!”
Wednesday, October 3, 5:30- 7:30 p.m.
Murray Nelson Government Center- 102050 Overseas Highway
Resources referenced at the events are linked below.
Part 1- WRITING FOR COLLEGE:
- “Writing for College”- PowerPoint presentation- Prof. Hilary Parmentier
- College Admissions & Scholarships:
- Academic Resume Sample
- How to Write Clear, Concise, and Direct Sentences
- Local Scholarship Application Form- Key West Chamber of Commerce- Applerouth Scholarship
- Local Scholarship Application Form- Key West Chamber of Commerce- Toppino Scholarship
- Personal Essay Self Inventory
- Personal Essay Reminders
- Personal Essay Tips
- Personal Essay Sample
- Personal Essay Sample 2
- Request for Letter of Recommendation Sample
- Scholarship Thank You Guide
- Thank You Letter- How-to Guide
- Career Planning
Part 2- PAYING FOR COLLEGE: