JBAY Events

Completing the FAFSA/CADAA: A How-To for Adult Supporters of Youth Experiencing Homelessness

Oct 19, 2022
FROM 10.30AM - 12.00PM

Please join John Burton Advocates for Youth for this “how-to” webinar to assist those working with homeless youth to successfully complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) or California Dream Act Application (CADAA). The webinar will review the FAFSA and CADAA, page by page, including detailed instructions on how eligible students experiencing homelessness can qualify as independent students for the purposes of maximizing financial aid. Presenters will also provide information on key steps to take after the FAFSA or CADAA is completed, such as creating a WebGrants account.

The Presenters

Jessica Petrass
Associate Director, Education
Sarah Pauter
Senior Project Manager, Education
Anafe Robinson
Acting Dean of Student Services at Los Angeles Pierce College
Jillian Sitjar
Senior Program Manager, Higher Education at Schoolhouse Connection

Join us for: a webinar assisting those working with homeless youth to complete the FAFSA/CADAA.