Presentation on theme: "Need-Based Financial Aid. Who is eligible? Those who qualify for financial-aid through UVA What do you need to apply? A financial aid statement."— Presentation transcript:
Who is eligible? Those who qualify for financial-aid through UVA What do you need to apply? A financial aid statement or financial aid award letter (a photocopy or SIS print- out) and/or personal statement What can you receive? Up to $500 No more than 50% of your trip cost
Need-Based Financial Aid Rewarded based on SIS Financial Aid award letter Include a short personal statement if demonstration of financial need not explained by the SIS award letter
DEADLINES Winter Trips Deadline: Sunday October 28 th at 11:59 pm Spring Trips Deadline: Sunday November 25 th at 11:59 pm
Individual Fundraising Letter writing to family, friends, professors Hometown organizations, businesses, churches etc. Corporations, community leaders Template/example letter available INDIVIDUAL FUNDRAISING HAS BEEN VERY SUCCESSFUL IN THE PAST
Trip-wide Fundraising Pizza Sales on Beta Bridge/the Corner, Qdoba night, Applebees Pancake Breakfast Fundraisers etc. Team up with other ASB Trips! Letter Writing!!
Fundraising START EARLY!! Early=Now Be creative! Don’t be afraid to ask for help! E-mail Vannessa Chapman with any questions! firstname.lastname@example.org email@example.com
The more effort you put into fundraising, the more you will receive!