Daily Archives: February 21, 2017

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 »

CollegeXpress.com Scholarships

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CollegeXpress.com announces the scholarships below are now available to students to apply for. 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: April 20 $1,000 Scholarship: Moolahspot Scholarship Due Date: April 30   $2,000-$10,000 Scholarship: WyzAnt Scholarship Due Date: June… Read more »

ScholarshipGuidance.com Scholarships

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The ScholarshipGuidance.com Programs below are accepting applications from students between February 19, 2017 and March 15, 2017.  Please read the application instructions on the website carefully before applying. 1. Richard Holland Memorial Scholarship – March 15, 2017 (1 Award – $10,000) http://scholarshipguidance.com/scholarship_richard_holland_memorial_scholarship_9076.php?&utm_source=newsletter01&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=201702&utm_content=8536bea5f0cf47199d4fb94a7dae791e 2. Simon Youth Community Scholarship – March 1, 2017 (42 Awards – $1,500) http://scholarshipguidance.com/scholarship_simon_youth_community_scholarship_9075.php?&utm_source=newsletter01&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=201702&utm_content=8536bea5f0cf47199d4fb94a7dae791e 3. Frame My Future… Read more »

Disney Emoji: As Told By You Contest

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Five grand prize winners will win a trip from May 21 through May 27, 2017 to Los Angeles, California where they will participate in a unique experience with Disney and Adobe! To enter, you must be a post-secondary school student who is 18 to 24 years old, and upload an emoji you’ve created that meets the following criteria: The emoji… Read more »