Announcements for Oct. 27th

Dual Credit seniors who are receiving or have received an ACE Scholarship need to apply for the automatic ACE PLUS scholarship at www.ccpe.state.ne.us/aceplus

Attention 10th and 11th grade students interested in The Career Academy (TCA) – a joint venture between LPS and SCC, beginning next school year, 2015-16. You are encouraged to attend TCA Information Session in our LNE Commons on Thursday, November 11 at 7:00 PM. More information is available on their website. Download the 2015-16 Application at www.tinyurl.com/TCAApp1415

Need help getting services? Meals? Housing? Resume assistance? GED? Financial Aid and IDA accounts? Access over 20 agencies offering resources and services in the Lincoln area by attending the YOUTH CONNECT, November 3, 6-8 PM at The Bay, 2005 “Y” Street. Check out the poster on the Counseling Center door for more information.

November 7th is the deadline for the December 13 ACT Test! www.actstudent.org

9th and 10th graders interested in learning more about the Upward Bound College Access Program are invited to attend the information meeting immediately after school this Tuesday in the back corner of the Media Center.

 

Representatives this week are:

Tuesday- Buena Vista 8:00, Washburn 11:47
Wednesday- Grinnell 8:55
Friday- Kansas State 12:20

Upcoming Opportunities for LNE students:

• Sunday, November 2, 2-4 PM UNMC College of Nursing Campus Showcase
• Sunday, November 2, 11 am – 4 pm Southeast Community College OPEN HOUSE – Beatrice, Lincoln and Milford
• Sunday, November 2, 11 am – 4 pm UNK’s Industrial Distribution Program 2014 Fall Conference
• Yale Summer Young Global Scholars Program Summer, 2015 Registration: by February 26
• OxBridge Academic 2015 Summer Study Abroad Programs Summer, 2015

For more information visit Student Opportunities under Useful Links 

Scholarships:

• Scholarships with November 1 Deadline: American Legion, Realtors of Lincoln, Hagan Scholarship

For more scholarships visit ScholarshipQuest at www.educationquest.org

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Announcements for Oct. 20th

10 Ways Students can graduate college debt-free or close to debt-free:

1. Get involved in extracurricular activities in school and community beginning in 9th grade
2. Volunteer in the community beginning in 9th grade
3. Achieve academically – do your homework every night
4. Get a part-time job (10 hours a week during school year, full-time during summer)
5. Live like a college student now, so you don’t have to later. (save$)
6. Complete the FAFSA in February when you are senior
7. Apply for institutional college scholarships
8. Apply for private scholarships on ScholarshipQuest
9. Complete a Scholarship Resume
10. Ask 3 teachers to write you a Letter of Recommendation for scholarships

The December 13 ACT Test Registration deadline is 2 weeks away, Friday, November 7 at
midnight.

 

“9th Graders planning to attend a Four Year College or University who would like help to KnowHow2Go to college (first generation college students, etc.), sign up in the Counseling Center this week for an Upward Bound Meeting scheduled for next week.

 

Representatives this week are:

Monday- Wayne State 9:50, Hillsdale 1:00, McCallister 2:10
Tuesday- Kansas 1:23
Wednesday- UNO 8:00

Upcoming Opportunities for LNE students:

• Sunday, November 2, 2-4 PM UNMC College of Nursing Campus Showcase
• Sunday, November 2, 11 am – 4 pm Southeast Community College OPEN HOUSE – Beatrice, Lincoln and Milford
• Sunday, November 2, 11 am – 4 pm UNK’s Industrial Distribution Program 2014 Fall Conference

For more information visit Student Opportunities under Useful Links 

New Scholarships:

• University of Omaha Goodrich Scholarship – due Feb. 27
• Horatio Alger Scholarship due October 25 – 2.0+ GPA, overcome adversity, have financial need. $7,000 – $22,000. www.horatioalger.org/scholarships

For more scholarships visit ScholarshipQuest at www.educationquest.org

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