Monthly Archives: February 2015

2015 Big Red Summer Academic Camps

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The University of Nebraska-Lincoln is offering summer residential camps to high school students which includes all housing and food throughout the duration of the camp. Space is limited so students are encouraged to apply early. There are limited scholarships available. For more info, please visit www.bigredcamps.unl.edu. Below is a list of careers that will be explored during the Big Red… Read more »

College & Career Summer Camp Opportunities

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Please check with the colleges/organizations listed for more information. **Athletic camps occur at most campuses across the state UNL 4-H Summer Academic Camps – Animal Science, Crop Science, Culinary Arts and Food Science, Education, Engineering, Fashion Design, Filmmaking, Outdoor Nebraska, Unicameral Youth Legislature, Veterinary Science UNL Girls Math Camp – girls in grades 10-12 focus on math for a week-long… Read more »

Ann Power: Vital Voices

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Are you a girl who wants to change the world? ARIELA is building girls’ strength and confidence through boxing and empowerment. ABBY is teaming up to give kids in need a chance to play sports. CHELSEA is inspiring teen girls in New York and beyond to realize their dreams. KARINA is bringing computer science education to every girl. NIKKI is… Read more »

Joyce Ivy Foundation’s Summer Scholars

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Don’t forget: the Joyce Ivy Foundation’s Summer Scholars application deadline is rapidly approaching! Application materials are due March 1.The Joyce Ivy Foundation provides scholarships for talented young women from Michigan, Ohio, Nebraska, Missouri, Minnesota, North Dakota, and South Dakota to participate in summer academic programs at some of the most selective and rigorous colleges and universities. Start your Summer Scholars… Read more »

Jr Achievement Scholarship

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Junior Achievement offers several scholarships ranging from $500-$1,000 for graduating seniors who have taken at least one Junior Achievement class throughout their high school career or have participated in JA’s Driven Youth Invitational program.  Applications are available at ScholarshipQuest or may be downloaded by clicking here.

Bryan Health Career Camp

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Application deadline: April 24 What do you want to be? Does this question ever enter your conversations?! It seems the minute you hit high school everyone is looking toward your future. Though, it’s true you need to start preparing for college, it’s hard to know what steps to take to get there. And, you don’t always have enough time or… Read more »

USNA Summer Programs Applications Now Open

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US Naval Academy Summer Program Applications are now available at http://www.usna.edu/Admissions/Programs/index.php Greetings from Annapolis! With winter halfway through and spring on the horizon, the Office of Admissions team at the United States Naval Academy is actively gearing up to host high school students from across the nation at our two marquis summer programs, Summer STEM Camp and Naval Academy Summer… Read more »

ScholarshipQuest

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Seniors are reminded to register with ScholarshipQuest to apply for scholarships offered by the organizations listed below: University of Nebraska-Lincoln Chapter of Phi Delta Kappa (PDK) Lincoln South Rotary Rousseau Elementary Scholarship

Kawasaki Scholarships

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A new addition to the Foundation for LPS Scholarships includes the Kawasaki Scholarships. For more info about any of this organization’s scholarships, please visit: http://foundationforlps.org/ Kawasaki Scholarships’ Criteria: I am a Lincoln Public Schools Senior I have a 3.0 GPA or greater I rank in the top 10% of my high school I am a citizen of the United States… Read more »

Lincoln Area College Fair

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 The Lincoln Area College Fair is Sunday, April 19 from 1:00-3:00 p.m. at Southeast Community College in Lincoln.  Students who plan to attend are encouraged to register for a barcode at NebraskaCollegeFairs.org. (Note: if students registered for a barcode for a fall fair, they may use it again at this event.) For more information, please visit EducationQuest’s link at https://www.educationquest.org/11th-12th-grade-students/selecting-a-college/spring-college-fairs/…. Read more »