Coalition to offer FAFSA assistance at local high schools

The Bartholomew Financial Literacy Coalition plans to help local high school students and their families fill out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid form next month.

FAFSA days will be held:

9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Feb. 7 at the Columbus East High School library.

9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Feb. 21 in rooms 1004 A and B at Columbus North High School.

8 a.m. to noon Feb. 22 at Hauser High School in Hope.

Pizza will be provided at Columbus East and North during the lunch hours to help accommodate parents who may want to visit during their lunch breaks.

For more information, contact Laurie Dickerson, iGrad director at Ivy Tech Community College, at 812-374-5281 or e-mail

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Matt Kent is a reporter for The Republic. He can be reached at 812-379-5712 or