The House of Representatives is challenging students throughout the US to create smart phone apps. The deadline is April 30, 2014. To learn more, click here. If you have questions, please contact Rep. Lee Terry’s District Congressional Office at 402-397-9944.
Wayne State College 2014 Cooperating Scholarship’s criteria is listed below:
- Graduating Senior in top half of class
- Activie in School
- Possess leadership qualities
- Must attend WSC beginning Fall 2014
The scholarship covers one-half on-campus tuition per term; up to a maximum of 128 credit hours over four years. It will be awarded to a LPS senior selected from applications received at all six public high schools.
The completed application must be submitted to the Counseling Center by March 24th.
Seniors are reminded to register with ScholarshipQuest to apply for such scholarships as the ones shown below:
- Alpha Xi Delta-Rho Extraordinary Senior Scholarship
- Johnny Baxter Carriage House Foundation
- Lincoln Builders Bureau Scholarship Program
- Lincoln Rotary Club #14
- LSW Parents Advisory Council
- Phi Delta Theta’s Clarence Rhodes Scholarship
- Wayne State Cooperating School Scholarship
There are several community resources for students and families who are in need of assistance with clothing, food, housing, tax returns, & much more. Please visit the LSW Counseling Center”s Student Resources to check out what is available. The newest additions are shown below:
Camp Catch-Up is for kids who would like to reconnect with siblings they have been separated from because of different foster or adoptive placements. Camp Catch-Up will be held in Fremont (May 30-June 1), North Platte (June 26-29), & Gretna (July 11-13). It is 100% free for campers. Qualifications include:
- Be between 8 & 19 year old
- Have at least one biological sibling
- Reside in a separate home as their sibling(s)
For more info, visit www.campcatch.org or contact Alana at 402-380-4552 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Health Occupations Summer Camp
Health Occupations Summer Internships
Apply to be a speaker at TEDxYouth@Lincoln 2014 on August 16th by visiting TEDxLincoln.com. Applications are due on March 15th.
The Iowa Private College Week will be held August 4-8, 2014. Visit http://thinkindependently.com/index.aspx to learn about this event and Iowa Tuition Grant funding.
Seniors are reminded to register with ScholarshipQuest to access scholarships such as the one provided by the Lincoln East Rotary Scholarship.
SCC’s Lincoln campus will be hosting a financial aid night for parents & legal guardian on Wednesday, March 12th @ 6 – 8 pm in Room B7. Please take 2013 tax return info if you would like assistance in completing the FAFSA.