ASPIRE Fall Conference Sessions

2020 Sessions

The following topics will be covered in prerecorded videos (starting September 14) and live panel discussions (on September 25). For presentations from last year's conference, please visit the 2019 Fall Conference page.


  • Helpful Tips for Online Learning
  • What's New in Standardized Testing?
  • College Financial Aid Basics
  • Writing Meaningful and Effective Personal Statements

Resources for Students

  • Panel: DHS Resources for Young Adults & Foster Youth
  • Different Students Need Different Support
  • How The Oregon Savings Network Can Help You!

Career Information

  • Exploring Pathways to Careers and Colleges (CTE, Career Options, and Apprenticeships)
  • Job Corps and NW Youth Corps


  • Reviewing the Updated ASPIRE Toolkit
  • Finding Funds for Oregon Students
  • Completing the FAFSA or ORSAA
  • Myth-Busting the Oregon Promise Program
  • Helping Undocumented and DACAmented Students Apply for Financial Aid
  • OSAC Scholarship Application

Expert Panels

While viewing the recorded presentations, formulate your questions for our live presenters. Registered attendees will recieve a link prior to September 25 to submit their questions.

  • College Admissions and Financial Aid
  • Foster Youth
  • Career Options
  • Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion
  • OSAC Panel
  • Military Education Benefits
  • Online Learning Tips
  • ASPIRE Volunteers/Coordinators