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Career Compass of Louisiana Spotlights Foundation Partners Making a Difference for Students in Communities Across Louisiana

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Career Compass of Louisiana Spotlights Foundation Partners Making a Difference for Students in Communities Across Louisiana

Career Compass of Louisiana is pleased to announce it has been awarded $195,500 in grants so far this year from its foundation partners across the state. These grants will collectively serve an estimated 4,200 students during the 2019-20 school year. This year alone, Career Compass estimates that it will serve 49,000 students in grades 6 – 12, thanks to our generous foundation supporters and our school district partners. Click through to read more about our foundation partners.

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IN THE NEWS: Louisiana Bypasses Tennessee to Become No. 1 in the Nation for FAFSA Completion

IN THE NEWS: Louisiana Bypasses Tennessee to Become No. 1 in the Nation for FAFSA Completion

Louisiana has bypassed Tennessee to become the No. 1 state in the nation for the number of high school seniors completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), according to the most recent report by the National College Access Network (NCAN). Louisiana also leads the nation for completion growth since last year. Click to read the full press release, where Career Compass is mentioned.

IN THE NEWS: Louisiana FAFSA Submission Rate Reaches Record High

IN THE NEWS: Louisiana FAFSA Submission Rate Reaches Record High

The Louisiana Department of Education today announced 65 percent ofhigh school seniors submitted the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) by the July 1 priority deadline, an increase of 7 percent--more than 3,100 students--over last year's cohort. Click to read the full press release, where Career Compass is mentioned.

New Partnership In North Louisiana to Increase College Enrollments and Completion

New Partnership In North Louisiana to Increase College Enrollments and Completion

Career Compass of Louisiana, a nonprofit organization, is partnering with Booker T. Washington (BTW) New Technology High School in Caddo Parish and two regional post-secondary institutions to pilot a new, comprehensive post-secondary access and success initiative, the first of its kind in North Louisiana.