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Day At A Glance - Monday, October 10, 2016



Sunday, October 9th

Monday, October 10th Tuesday, October 11th Wednesday, October 12th

7:00 am - 6:30 pm

Conference Registration Open
8:00 am - 6:30 pm Exhibits Open
8:00 am - 8:30 am Breakfast and Welcome (Sponsored by: The Ford Family Foundation)
8:30 am - 9:30 am
Keynote Session: Pluck, Gumption, and Sticktoitiveness: The Resilient College Student 

9:45 am - 11:00 am
Breakout Session and
Learning Circles

1.1 - Exploring Success, Failure, and Resilience

1.2 - Private Foundations Learning Circle (Sponsored by: Jack Kent Cooke Foundation)

1.3 - Public Charities Learning Circle (Sponsored by: Oregon Office of Student Access and Completion)

1.4 - Colleges and Universities Learning Circle

1.5 - Community Foundations Learning Circle (Sponsored by: Horatio Alger Association)

1.6 - Canadian Providers Learning Circle

11:15 am - 12:30 pm
Breakout Sessions

2.1 - Scholarship Practices from Basic to Best (Sponsored by: Independent Colleges of Indiana)

2.2 - Creating a Comprehensive Persistence Strategy for Student Success (Sponsored by Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation)

2.3 - S.H.I.F.T. Scholars Heading into the Future Together: Developing an Engaging and Meaningful Orientation Program

2.4 - A Deep Dive into a Promise Scholarship Program

2.5 - Getting to the Heart of It: Scholarship Programs and Practices for Adults

2.6 - Building Native Scholars: A Virtual Toolkit for Student Success

2.7 - Choosing the Best Scholarship Application Software for Your University

2.8 - Appreciative Inquiry: A Positive Approach to Staff and Community Engagement

12:45 pm - 1:30 pm
Networking Lunch and Focus Groups

1:45 pm - 3:00 pm
Breakout Sessions and Workshops

3.1 - Access is Not Enough…Balancing the Equation for Student Success through Effective Postsecondary Partnerships (Sponsored by Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation)

3.2 - Legal Fundamentals for Scholarship Providers (Sponsored by Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation)

3.3 - Leatherstocking Tales: Partnering to Build College Success for Underserved Youth

3.4 - Satisfactory Academic Progress for Private Scholarships

3.5 - Reinventing Scholarships: Innovative Ideas for Pairing Scholarships with Savings to Better Serve Low-Income Students

3.6 - Beyond the Scholarship: Preparing Community College and Community College Transfer Students for Long Term Success

3.7 - Advice and Tips for New Scholarship Professionals in Administering Scholarships from Seasoned Scholarship Professionals

3.8 - Appreciative Leadership: Strategies and Practices that Turn Potential to Power (This workshop runs from 1:45 pm - 5:15 pm with one 30 minute break.)

3:10 pm - 3:30 pm
Exhibitor Demos

3:45 pm - 5:00 pm
Breakout Sessions and Workshops

4.1 - Evaluation Framework for Scholarship Programs (Sponsored by Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation)

4.2 - Instagoogletweetface? Social Media for Scholarship Engagement (Sponsored by Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation)

4.4 - Results of the 2015 NACUBO Tuition Discounting Study

4.5 - Snapp Your App

4.7 - Support Beyond the Money: Partnerships with Universities to Create Learning Communities

4.8 - Merit Based Providers Best Practice Sharing and Networking

5.3 - Student Hunger, Housing Insecurity, and Unmet Financial Need: Overcoming Barriers to College Completion

5:15 pm - 6:15 pm
Welcome Reception (Sponsored by: Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo) and Scholarship Provider of the Year (SPOY) Awards Presentation (Sponsored by: Fastweb)

Thank you to the following organizations for their generous support!

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