20th Annual Destination College - New Hampshire's Statewide College Planning Event
Saturday, March 30, 2019
Hosted by Plymouth State University (PSU)
Predict Your Future With What You Learn Today
The Organizations’ signature event is designed to help high school juniors and their families prepare for entry into college. This annual statewide college preparation convention is held every spring through collaborative efforts between The NHHEAF Network Organizations and New Hampshire colleges and universities. All of the day's events are FREE to students and parents.
Attendees will have access to a variety of free college planning workshops), student keynote speaker and have the opportunity to participate in scholarship raffles and attend a college fair. Registration for this event will open in early February 2019.
Questions? Call 1.888.747.2382, x119 or Email
Are you graduating from high school in 2019? If so, we encourage you to submit a three to five (3 to 5) minute speech for our DC Speech Contest. By submitting this short narrative about your path to college and navigating the college admissions process, you can win a $1,000 scholarship and have the opportunity to share the stage with VIPS like New Hampshire’s governor, the Plymouth State University (PSU) president, and even the CEO of NHHEAF! Application deadline to apply is Friday, February 15, 2019 and applications will open in early January 2019.
7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
9:15 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.
10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
11:45 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.
12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Admission Representatives: Click here for details about participating in the 2019 College Fair.
Please call 800.525.2577 x191 with questions.
The College Fair will be held from 12:30-2:00 p.m. Prior registration for the Destination College event is not required to attend the college fair. Representatives from many New England colleges will attend the college fair.
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