Monthly Archives: February 2017

ACT Test Reminder

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The ACT is: Accepted and valued by all colleges and universities in the United States Based on what students are learning in school The nation’s leading college entrance exam More than a score—students receive personalized information about their strengths and education/career planning Remind students to register for the April 8th test by March 3 to avoid late fee.  For more information… Read more »

Lincoln Builders Bureau Scholarship Program

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Member Company employees and their dependents can apply for a $750 college scholarship sponsored by the Lincoln Builders Bureau. (Number of scholarships awarded to be determined.) Eligibility Requirements: Applicants must be an employee of a Lincoln Builders Bureau member company, or the dependent of an employee. Applicants must be enrolled, or planning to enroll as an undergraduate in the upcoming… Read more »

2017 Student View Scholarship Program

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The 2017 Student View Scholarship Program is offering $11,000 work of scholarships to high school seniors who plan to attend a four-year college, community/junior college, or career school. The program includes the following:   1 $4,000 scholarship   2 $1,000 scholarships 10 $500 scholarships For more information and to apply, visit www.student-view.com. Deadline is April 22, 2017.

Game Experience Camp

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This is no ordinary summer camp; Game Experience offers an unforgettable adventure featuring the best attractions and cultural experiences along with food tours, cool concerts and local specialty foods in Seattle. The camp uses a holistic approach to learning and personal growth, and provides   an exciting and comprehensive environment for students to find something that speaks to their personalities. The … Read more »

UNL’s Next Chapter

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Being successful in college starts with preparation now Next Chapter at Nebraska is a college-readiness program that helps students prepare for and succeed in college by providing the skills students need to reach their academic goals. The Next Chapter at Nebraska program: Inspires youth to choose to continue their education after high school. Promotes awareness of higher education options. Develops… Read more »

Common App for Juniors * Including 2017-18 Essay Prompts

High School Juniors: it’s never too early to start preparing for next year. Start exploring the today  You can create an account now and it will roll over to 2017-2018. The user name and password you use will remain the same. CommonApp.org is pleased to share the 2017-2018 Common Application essay prompts with you . Working in close consultation with… Read more »

Creative Center’s Spring Open House

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Students who are interested in attending the Creative Center are invited to bring their families and friends to attend the school’s Spring Open House. Details are listed below: Date: Saturday, March 18, 2017   Time: 11:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. Address: 10850 Emmet Street, Omaha, NE 68164 (Northwest of 108th and Maple Streets)   RSVP: None required. Arrive anytime between… Read more »

Seton Hall’s Sustainable Development Challenge

Seton Hall’s Sustainable Development Challenge is designed to engage high school students in thinking about the needs of society and the planet. Students are encouraged to be agents of change and embrace the United Nation’s 17 Sustainable Development Goals of fighting inequality and injustice and tackling climate change by 2030. Ten finalists will be selected in late March to present their… Read more »

CollegeXpress.com Scholarships

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CollegeXpress.com has collected some of its favorite (and easiest) awards with deadlines coming in the next few weeks and hope this can be a helpful resource for students and their families.   Upcoming scholarships $400-$1,000 Scholarship: DNA Day Essay Contest Due Date: March 10 $500-$1,000 Scholarship: Online Essay Contest Due Date: March 28 $500-$4,000 Scholarship: Student View Scholarship Due Date:… Read more »