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Embark Georgia Newsletter 47


Embark Georgia highlights foster care awareness months, provides helpful and informative articles and professional development opportunities, and updates how to download a copy of the statewide Designated Points of Contact more

Embark Georgia Newsletter 46


Embark Georgia highlights CollegeBound summer program, Education and Training Voucher Information, and a retirement for one of the founders of this national movement to support young people experiencing foster care and homelessness in higher education.  


Embark Georgia Newsletter 45


The Embark website, in particular the campus descriptions of all of the USG and TCSG schools are getting updates. You are all doing such great work - we want to spotlight it as accurately as we can for the students who are using the site to learn of what supports exist across the state. Additional articles and FAFSA tips included!

Embark Georgia Newsletter 44


Issue 44 of the Embark Georgia Network includes news on the regional meeting at The Fort Valley State University, FAFSA information, NAEHCY webinar opportunity, and some recent articles concerning young people experiencing foster care and homelessness.  

Embark Georgia Newsletter 43


Embark Georgia reminder The Fort Valley State regional meeting.

Embark Georgia Newsletter 42


Section 480(d)(1)(H) of the Higher Education Act of 1965, as amended (HEA), provides that an applicant for Title IV student assistance is an independent and doesn't to provide a parents information of the FAFSA application. For more information including how to apply for Title IV aid click here.

Texting the NAEHCY Hotline


Click read more to learn how to text the NAEHCY Hotline for any and all questions for post-secondary access!



In an effort to keep the Embark Georgia Network a useful information sharing tool, below you will find the links for both the USG and TCSG websites in addition to a link for a printable version of all current DPOCS (Designated Points of Contact):

Upcoming NAEHCY webinar


Upcoming Webinar: Financial Aid Policies and Practices for Homeless Youth


Kerri Mosely-Hobbs, Program Specialist, Policy Liaison and Implementation, Federal Student Aid, U.S. Department of Education

Aaron Washington, Management and Program Analyst, Office of Postsecondary Education, U.S. Department of Education

Cyekeia Lee, Director of Higher Education Initiatives, NAEHCY


Embark Georgia Newsletter 41


Embark Georgia regional meeting at Georgia State University and upcoming NAEHCY webinar offerings.

The J.W. Fanning Institute for Leadership Development
– a public service and outreach unit of the University of Georgia – is dedicated to strengthening communities, organizations, and individuals through leadership development, training, and education.

EMBARK is located at the J.W. Fanning Institute for Leadership Development.
David Meyers and Lori Tiller are the network directors. Our offices are located at 

1240 S. Lumpkin St.
Athens, GA 30605

You may contact us by calling 706-542-1108 or emailing
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