New Aid Officers Workshop
Sunday, April 16, 2023 8:30 am - 3:30 pm Central
at the Conference Hotel
Franklin Marriott Cool Springs
700 Cool Springs Blvd., Franklin TN 37067
The New Aid Officers Workshop(NAOW)is a pre-conference workshop designed as a crash-course for those new to the financial aid world. This all-day workshop covers both federal and state aid programs, rules and regulations, and also gives attendees the opportunity to network with both TASFAA Executive Board members and Mid-Level Management Workshop attendees during meals and breaks.
Registration is $65, which includes both breakfast and lunch.
8:30-9:15am Federal Program Basics: A brief overview of federal programs, terminology, criteria for eligibility, need based vs non need based aid.
9:15-10:00am How to Learn What you Don't Know: Find meaning in comment codes and when/how to resolve them along with an introduction to NASFAA resources and where to find federal policy
10:00-10:15am Break with Mid-Level Management Workshop attendees
10:15-11:00am Understanding Professional Judgement: What are the different types of professional judgements (PJs) and when it's appropriate to use them
11:00-11:30am Question and Answer
11:30am-12:15pm Lunch with the TASFAA Executive Board and Mid-Level Management Workshop attendees
12:15-1:00pm TN Promise/TN Reconnect
1:00-1:30pm State Programs (TSAA)
1:30-2:00pm Break with Mid-Level Management Workshop attendees
2:00-2:30pm State Programs (cont.)
2:30-3:15pm State Grant & Scholarship Programs (TELS)
3:15-3:30pm Closing with Q&A