Category: College & Career

College & Career Resources

Youth Leadership Collier™ Applications are now open!

Are you a high school junior? Do you have interest in furthering your knowledge about Collier County and community leadership?

If you answered YES to both of these questions, you should consider applying for Youth Leadership Collier™!

“The mission of Youth Leadership Collier™ (YLC) is to develop ethical leaders committed to active community involvement. Now approaching our fifteenth year of programming, YLC has reached over 500 students to date. YLC empowers students to become effective leaders through hands on experiences and field work with key organizations, while encouraging returning or staying in Collier County to begin careers and community leadership.” Source: Youth Leadership Collier

Click here to learn more about YLC and how to apply.

Act now! Applications are due by February 1,2018.

Posted by Kristin Peras
2018 FAFSA Completion Event Collier COunty Public Schools | Future Ready Collier Naples, Florida
College & Career Events

Last chance to attend a FAFSA Completion Event!

Need help with the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)?

Get free on-site help in completing the FAFSA and speak with financial aid professionals about resources available to pay for higher education.

There is one last opportunity available this Saturday, November 10th from 9-12pm at Gulf Coast High.

Take a look at the flyer here for more information and a list of things you need.

To find out more information about the FAFSA head to Collier County Public Schools page by clicking here.

Posted by Kristin Peras
College Night | Future Ready Collier - Naples, Florida
College & Career Events

College Night

Collier County Public Schools is hosting College Night for parents and students to visit with college and university representatives from throughout the country!

Student Registration can be completed by logging into Naviance.
Parent/Guardians can register by visiting

Posted by Kristin Peras
Group award ceremony | Future Ready Collier - Naples, Florida
College & Career Early Learning News Success Stories

FRC accepts Unsung Heroes of Community Resilience Award

Last week, #FutureReadyCollier accepted the Unsung Heroes of Community Resilience Award along with many other great heros within Florida! Congratulations to all for a well-deserved recognition! #FCAN2018 #CreateTheFuture #FCANHero

Special thanks to the organizational support of Champions For Learning and the amazing FRC network partners. Photo Credit: Florida College Access Network

Posted by Kristin Peras
Sound Minds DLC | Future Ready Collier - Naples, Florida
College & Career Events Resources

Sound Minds Mental Health Symposium

Please join David Lawrence Center at their 5th Annual Sound Minds Mental Health Symposium for a screening of physician, parent and filmmaker Delaney Ruston, MD’s award-winning documentary, Screenagers, followed by an engaging, solution-centered discussion with the film’s Executive Producer, Lisa Tabb. Take a dive into how parents are raising children in a digital age and the effects on mental health. See the flyer for more information.

Posted by Kristin Peras