MESA Student Resources
Hello MESA Students!
This page is dedicated to helping you in your planning for life after High School and success with the National Engineering Design Challenge. Please explore as much as possible. This is your chance to help yourself succeed in what you are looking to do as you move up in life.
|High School and Beyond Plan||Explore Your Interest Areas:|
Washington Career Bridge -- Explore career types, find a school that fits your needs, discover ways to pay for college. Start with this PDF!
"Where are You Going?"
Ready-Set-Grad! This webpage is for 6-12th graders and provides awesome information for creating pathways to college and career.
|Find Your School:|
Explore career types, find a school that fits your needs, discover ways to pay for college at Washington Career Bridge
Cappex College Finder has a great search with helpful filters.
Chegg.com offers a great filtering system to narrow down best fit options for college selection
|Applying for College:|
The College Admissions Guidance from Washington Student Achievement Council is a great place to start!
Don't forget to check out Crafting an Unforgettable College Admissions Essay from the Princeton Review for tips and strategies on writing stellar application essays
|Paying for College:|
Check out the FAFSA website to get started and Fastweb scholarship and aid searches.
Have you considered Military options to help pay for college.
Apprenticeships are another great way to get started in technical careers.
The Next Generation Zone, created in 2007, is the Spokane area’s only career center for young adults. We combine education, career skills training, community and employment resources in one place to provide wrap-around support to inspire young adults in their career goals.
Your Passport to Career Success will take you step-by-step on your journey to a career. Plan your Adventure, Learn the Language, Prepare your Travel Tools, and Take Off on your ultimate adventure!
Download the Passport Package for the entire adventure.