MASFAA is proud to be the state coordinator for NT4CM (National Training for Counselors and Mentors). NT4CM is a FREE comprehensive training program on financial aid. Topics include: Overview of Financial Aid Programs, Applying for Federal Financial Aid, Student Dependency Status, And the Number Is (EFC), After the FAFSA, Searching for Scholarships, and State and institutional Aid. Trainings are for individuals who advise students and their families on how to fund education beyond high school. Trainings can range from an hour to a full day. Continuing Education Units are provided to attendees.

Trainers are located across Montana and are trained professionals.

If you are interested in hosting training please contact Ricki Jones, NT4CM State Coordinator, at Erica.Jones@umwestern.edu or 406-683-7893. Please include your name, contact information, site, date/times, and sessions requested. There must be a minimum of 10 participants per training.

To learn more about NT4CM please visit: https://financialaidtoolkit.ed.gov/tk/training/materials.jsp#training-materials.

To see what trainings are upcoming and/or to sign up for a training please click here.


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2014-2015 National Training for Counselors and Mentors (NT4CM) Overview PDF
2015-02-20 NT4CM Evaluation Summary Excel
2015-02-20 NT4CM Evaluation Text Word
2014-10-17 NT4CM Evaluation Summary Excel
2014-10-17 NT4CM Evaluation Text Word
2014-10-15 NT4CM Evaluation Summary Excel
2014-10-14 NT4CM Evaluation Summary Excel
2014-10-14 NT4CM Evaluation Text Word
2013-2014 National Training for Counselors and Mentors (NT4CM) Overview Word
2014-04-30 NT4CM Evaluation Summary Excel
2014-04-30 NT4CM Evaluation Text Word
2014-01-07 NT4CM Evaluation Summary Excel
2014-01-07 NT4CM Evaluation Text Word