Monthly Archives: February 2017

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 »

Bright Lights’ Classroom Assistants

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Bright Lights is looking for high school students to serve as Classroom Assistants. This is a great opportunity for students to earn GoPo hours and other volunteer service hours during the summer. Students may apply at BrightLights.org starting March 8th. To be a classroom assistant: Choose a topic you enjoy Choose a week and time that works for you Have… Read more »

SCC Spring Discovery Days

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SCC’s Spring Discovery Days offer students and families the opportunity to tour an SCC campus and discover the numerous available opportunities. Participants will learn about each program on the campus they visit, have the opportunity to speak individually with instructors and staff, and learn what it takes to be a successful student at SCC. Each event day runs from 9:00… Read more »

Duke Summer Academy

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Duke Summer Academy  believes that while learning, students can change the world. Students are invited to spend the summer at Duke’s Global Giver Academy and become a bona fide philanthropist.  Students will have the opportunity not only to learn the ins and outs of philanthropy by earning community service hours at local charities, but also the chance to engage in… Read more »

Sewanee Young Writer’s Conference

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The Sewanee Young Writers’ Conference at the University of the South is just the place for young aspiring authors, poets, and playwrights. Application review will begin on February 27th, 2017. For 23 years now the Conference—ranked as one of the top five such programs in the country—has played host to young writers ready to polish and perfect their literary work.The… Read more »

Foundation for LPS Scholarships

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Seniors are reminded that the Foundation for LPS Scholarship process will be  finishing up its 2017 online scholarship process February 23rd. As a reminder,  ALL applicants will need to provide three recommendations. Some scholarships do have specific requirements such as, one recommendation must be from a counselor, one from a community leader, etc. The list of scholarships with special requirements… Read more »

University of Pittsburgh’s The Bridge: College Prep & Leadership Academy

For the past three summers, high school students from across the country have strengthened their leadership skills and gained a competitive edge in the college application process through Pitt’s The Bridge: College Prep & Leadership Academy week-long program. Students will have the opportunity to: Experience life in a college residence hall and enjoy Pittsburgh area attractions Establish an action plan for applying to as… Read more »