Monthly Archives: April 2013

Summer Opportunities

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USHLI Accepting Applications for MillerCoors Scholars-21st Century Leaders  Internship Program    The United States Hispanic Leadership Institute (USHLI) is currently accepting applications for its MillerCoors Scholars-21st Century Leaders Internship program.  During the 10-week paid internship students will engage local, county, state, and federal officials in discussions of public policy including but not limited to education, employment, and immigration.  The performance-based compensation… Read more »

Scholarship Reminders

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Seniors are reminded that ScholarshipQuest and the national scholarship searches continue to post new scholarships that they are receiving. There are also several scholarships that have been posted previously but students have not been completing apps for. Remember to check for such scholarships as the ones listed below: Coalition for Older Adult Health Promotion Scholarship Program 2013 Learn and Work… Read more »

LPS Summer School

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Beginning Monday, April 22nd, you will be able to access the Summer School Registration Booklet at www.lps.org under the Instructional Departments category. Summer school classes will be held May 30th through July 11th.Students may not have more than 3 absences from summer school. High school summer school is open to students who were in grades 9-12 during the 2012-13 school… Read more »

Clarence Rhodes Scholarship

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The University of Nebraska – Lincoln chapter of Phi Delta Theta will be awarding two $500 scholarships to male high school students planning to attend the University of Nebraska – Lincoln during the 2013-2014 academic school year. The Clarence Rhodes Scholarship will be awarded to the students who best embody the three cardinal principles of Phi Delta Theta: Friendship, Sound… Read more »

Oxford X Program

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Students (ages 16-18) of are invited to apply for a place on Oxford X, a prestigious forum being held in August 2013 in Oxford. Oxford X brings together some of the United Kingdom’s finest lecturers who are leaders in their fields from the universities of Oxford, Cambridge and the London School of Economics to provide an unparalleled educational experience surrounding pertinent issues… Read more »

Summer Job Opportunities

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The Lincoln YMCA currently has openings for summer/seasonal lifeguards and swim instructors and summer childcare staff. Both job listings require applicants to have previous experience working with youth and being at least 16 years of age. Complimentary Y membership is available to qualified staff members. Apply online at www.ymcalincolnjobs.org Goodwill is hiring part-time retail team members at a starting wage… Read more »

Lincoln Area Spring College Fair

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The Lincoln Area Spring College Fair will be held on April 14th at SCC’s Lincoln Campus from 1 to 3 pm. Register for a barcode at NebraskaCollegeFairs.org. Print the barcode and take it to the College Fair. College reps will scan your barcode – saving you from completing college interest forms.  Check out the list of participating colleges and Questions to Ask… Read more »

Smithsonian Latino Center’s Young Ambassadors Program

The Smithsonian Latino Center’s Young Ambassadors Program (YAP) fosters the next generation of Latino leaders in the arts, sciences, and humanities via the Smithsonian Institution and its resources. YAP a college preparatory and leadership program encourages graduating high school seniors to explore a wide range of academic and career opportunities through the lens of the Latino experience. Up to 24… Read more »

Army ROTC Scholarship

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Juniors in high school can start applying now for a scholarship with the Army ROTC Program.  Click here  to view instructions.   The scholarship will cover 100% tuition, $1,200 a year for books, and a monthly stipend starting at $300.  Exact dates for the boards are to be determined, but they are usually in October of this year and January… Read more »