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Save for College Program Information Session (English with Arabic and Mandarin live interpretation)

October 23, 2023, 6:00 pm - 7:15 pm

The NYC Kids RISE Save for College Program is a scholarship and savings program designed to make college and career training more accessible for public school students.

This school year, every kindergarten, first grade, and second grade student enrolled in NYC public schools (including participating charter schools) can join the Program, no matter their family income or immigration status.

Eligible children are automatically enrolled and receive a free NYC Scholarship Account with an initial $100 unless their parents or guardians choose not to participate.

Attend a virtual Information Session to learn how the Program works and the benefits for your child!


NYC Kids RISE 的大学储蓄计划 (Save for College Program) 是一个奖学金兼储蓄项目,旨在帮助公立学校的学生更容易获得上大学和职业进修的机会。


只要家长或监护人不选择退出,该计划会为每一位符合资格的学生自动注册,并提供一个已存有100美元初始资金的免费 NYC 奖学金账户(NYC Scholarship Account)。


حفظ لجلسة معلومات برنامج الكلية

برنامج NYC Kids RISE Save for College هو برنامج للمنح الدراسية والادخار مصمم لتسهيل الوصول إلى التدريب الجامعي والمهني لطلاب المدارس العامة.

في هذا العام الدراسي، يمكن لكل طالب في رياض الأطفال والصف الأول والثاني المسجلين في المدارس العامة في مدينة نيويورك (بما في ذلك المدارس المستقلة المشاركة) الانضمام إلى البرنامج، بغض النظر عن دخل الأسرة أو حالة الهجرة الخاصة بهم.

يتم تسجيل الأطفال المؤهلين تلقائيًا ويحصلون على حساب مجاني للمنح الدراسية في مدينة نيويورك بمبلغ أولي قدره 100 دولار ما لم يختار آباؤهم أو أولياء أمورهم عدم المشاركة.

حضر جلسة معلومات افتراضية لتتعرف على كيفية عمل البرنامج والفوائد التي تعود على طفلك!


October 23, 2023
6:00 pm - 7:15 pm
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About this calendar
  • – This calendar does not include training or professional development workshops for school staff or community stakeholders.
  • – Workshops are added to the calendar as they become available.
  • – Workshops allow participants to ask questions directly to presenters and be referred to NYC Kids RISE staff members for individual support.
  • – For support with finding the right event for you, contact us via email or phone.
  • – Recorded versions of past workshops are available on our YouTube channel.
Which workshop should you attend?

Save for College Information Session

This information session introduces parents and guardians to the NYC Kids RISE Save for College Program, including who is eligible to participate, how the Program works, and how parents or guardians can take foundational steps (Building Blocks) to earn rewards for their child’s college and career training.

Activate and View Your Child’s NYC Scholarship Account

Is your family ready to take the first foundational step in the Save for College Program? At this workshop, parents and guardians will learn how to activate and view their child’s NYC Scholarship Account (Building Block 1). Families will also learn about the other foundational steps of the Program (Building Block 2 and 3).

Choose the Right College and Career Savings Account

How can parents and guardians build on the money invested in their child’s NYC Scholarship Account? Join this workshop to learn about the college and career saving account options available for your child through the Save for College Program. Opening and connecting a savings account to your child’s NYC Scholarship Account is the second foundational step in the Program (Building Block 2).

Meet the College and Career Savings Experts

Are you looking for more information on how to save for your child’s college and career training? This interactive panel discussion will explain the college and career savings account options available through the Save for College Program. A financial counselor will provide tips and answer questions about how families can save.

My Kid is Going to College

How can parents and guardians plan ahead for their child’s college and career journey? This interactive workshop will introduce families to different types of college and career training, the cost of higher education, and available resources. Participants will learn how the Save for College Program fits into their child’s educational future and will be encouraged to share their own stories and experiences in order to learn from one another.

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