Workshops

The mandatory Free Summer Workshops are an integral part of the Hagan Scholarship and are intended to help recipients obtain a practical understanding of important life skills not usually taught as a part of the school curriculum.

Workshops are held in July in Columbia, Missouri.
HSF provides funding for travel and lodging.

First Year Workshop: Recipient Statistics, Scholarship Particulars, College Finances, Time Management, Study Strategies, How to Succeed at College, Getting Off to a Great Start in College.

Second Year Workshop: Recipient Statistics, Investing for Financial Security, De-mystifying the Investment Process, Schwab Account, Selecting and Researching Common Stock, Writing the Research Report, Planning for Financial Security, Study Abroad.

Third Year Workshop: Recipient Statistics, Performance of Second Year Workshop Stock Selections, Analysis of Investment Reports & Stock Performances, Selecting a Stock to Sell and Purchase of a Replacement Stock, Planning for Retirement, Work/Life Balance, Rule of 72, Career Planning (Resume, Interviews, Internships.)

Fourth Year Workshop: Recipient Statistics, Performance of Stock Selections, Getting Off to a Great Start after College, Portfolio Analysis, Selecting a Stock to Sell, Selecting a Replacement Stock, Characteristics of a good company to work for, Choosing and getting accepted into graduate school, Preparing for future employment, Owning vs. Renting.

Fifth Year Workshop / Graduation Celebration: Recipient Statistics, Performance of Schwab Account Portfolios, Review of the Investment Process and Guidelines, Value Investing for Financial Security, Q & A (any subject), Schwab Account Disbursements, Graduation Celebration, Certificates of Achievement and Award Plaques, Professional Photos of Scholars and event activities.