NYU Updates

Updates from New York University include the following:
Standardized Testing is Optional for Artistic Students
Applicants to arts programs in our Steinhardt School and Tisch School of the Arts are no longer required to submit standardized testing for consideration if an audition or portfolio is required. Submitting test scores is entirely optional for applicants to these programs. For other programs where an audition or portfolio is optional testing is still required. Review the standardized testing policy »
Goodbye CSS Profile Noncustodial Form
The CSS Profile is no longer using the Noncustodial Profile. Instead, students with unmarried, divorced, or separated parents will need to provide a ‘Household A Profile’ and  ‘Household B Profile’. Both parents have to complete these forms in order for the CSS Profile to be considered complete. More information for students with divorced, separated, or unmarried parents » 
NYU October Open House: October 14th & 15th
Choose a school or college session below, on the day that works best for you, and click the link to RSVP. If you’re interested in registering for more than one session, you can fill out an RSVP form for each session you would like to attend.

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Vertical Response Scholarships

Vertical Response announces the following scholarships that are available:
1. The first scholarship is the Animation Career Review “Aspiring Animation Professional” Scholarship. This $1000 scholarship is awarded annually to a student interested in pursuing an animation related degree at an accredited post-secondary school or college. Interested students can visit AnimationCareerReview.com to find eligibility information along with an online application.
2. The second scholarship is the Fashion Schools “Aspiring Fashion Professional” Scholarship. This $1000 scholarship is awarded annually to a student interested in pursuing a fashion degree at an accredited post-secondary school or college.  Interested students can visit Fashion-Schools.org to find eligibility information along with an online application.
3. The third scholarship is the Online MBA Report “Aspiring Business Professional” Scholarship. This $1,000 scholarship is awarded annually to a student interested in pursuing a business degree at any accredited post-secondary school or college. Interested students can visit OnlineMBAReport.com to find eligibility information along with an online application.
The deadline for all three scholarships is June 1, 2018.

Texas Tech Preview

Seniors interested in attending Texas Tech are invited to participate in the full Red Raider experience during Texas Tech Preview! . They will have the opportunity to learn about the rigorous academic programs that can prepare students for nearly any career; and most importantly, have their questions answered.

October 8-9, 2017

United Supermarkets Arena
1701 Indiana Avenue
Lubbock, Texas

RSVP HERE by clicking here

More Information

Interested students and families are encouraged to book travel arrangements and hotel rooms early. For recommendations, please visit www.visit.ttu.edu.

Have Questions?

Contact the Visitors Center at (806) 742-1299 or admissions@ttu.edu.

 

AXA Achievement Scholarship

The AXA Achievementsm Scholarship offers college scholarships of $2,500, $10,000 and $25,000 to high school seniors who have demonstrated outstanding achievement in their activities in school, the community or the workplace. Scholarship winners are known as AXA Achievers. They are ethnically and economically diverse, but they share these qualities: ambition and drive; determination to set and reach goals; respect for self, family and community; ability to succeed in college. The scholarship is sponsored by the AXA Foundation, the philanthropic arm of AXA US.

The 2018 program is currently accepting applications until 10,000 applications are submitted or December 15, 2017, whichever comes first. Your application MUST be one of the first 10,000 submitted electronically by the deadline date. Apply early!

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Creative Center’s Open House

Date: Saturday, October 14, 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 11 and 2!
 
Tours: About an hour.
 
Can’t make it? Call or email Rich in our admissions office and set up a personal tour at 888-898-1789 x216 or rich_c@creativecenter.edu.
 
Need Directions? Click contact page of our website.

Case Western Reserve University’s Diversity Overnight Event

Case Western Reserve University is currently accepting student applications for its Diversity Overnight event on Nov. 12 and 13. Applications are due Monday, Oct. 2.

Diversity Overnight is designed for smart and curious high school seniors from diverse backgrounds, to give them an in-depth look at the opportunities available to our students.

Students interested in Case Western Reserve are encouraged to submit an application for this event today.

Diversity Overnight Application →

Participants accepted to Diversity Overnight stay in a residence hall with a student host, engage with faculty and learn about the many opportunities available to students at CWRU and throughout our campus in Cleveland’s University Circle.

On Monday, participants will join hundreds of other prospective CWRU students at the Fall Open House, where they will learn more about how students contribute to classroom discussions, participate in meaningful extracurricular activities and engage in hands-on learning.

Case Western Reserve will cover the cost of meals and lodging for students accepted to this program. Case Western Reserve will also able to assist with travel expenses and arrangements.

ScholarshipXpress.com Scholarships

ScholarshipXpress.com announces the scholarships listed below are now available to students:

$5,000

Scholarship: Easy Scholarship: Share Tips to Help Friends Reduce Stress
Due Date: September 30

$1,000

Scholarship: Don’t Text and Drive Scholarship
Due Date: September 30

$1,000

Scholarship: Return 2 College Scholarship Program
Due Date: September 30

$500

Scholarship: AfterCollege Succurro Scholarship
Due Date: October 15

$1,000

Scholarship: Odenza Marketing Group Scholarship
Due Date: October 27

University of Dayton’s Leadership in Service Scholarship

Graduating seniors with a passion for personal development and a commitment to service can visit with their counselors if interested in being nominated for a Leadership in Service Scholarship recipient at the University of Dayton. This scholarship, for students admitted to UD, is worth $10,000 ($2,500 per year for four years). The students selected will also be eligible to receive a University of Dayton merit scholarship, which can be worth up to $88,000 over four years.

The online nomination form can be completed and submitted by clicking here by Nov. 1, 2017.

If you have questions, feel free to contact admission@udayton.edu or 800-UD PRIDE (800-837-7433).

Apply2College at LSW

Apply2College will be held at LSW on Thursday, October 5th from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 pm. During this event, seniors will have the opportunity to meet with admissions officers from the schools listed below and complete the online admissions application process.

Below is a list of colleges who will be at each session.

Session 1 * 8:30 – 11:00

Bryan College of Health
Central Community College
Doane University
University of Nebraska-Kearney
University of Nebraska-Omaha
Session 2 * 11:00 to 1:00
Southeast Community College
Nebraska Wesleyan University
Session 3 * 1:00 – 3:30
Peru State College
University of Nebraska-Lincoln
 To register for one or more of these sessions, please sign up for a time slot at the Seniors 2018 Google Classroom. The code to enter is l9bz726 (lower case letters, starting with an “l” as in lion).

LINCOLN ELKS LODGE #80 – SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAMS

Lincoln Lodge #80 is proud to award thousands of dollars in scholarships to High School Seniors in Lincoln and surrounding area high schools every year. Winners of these scholarships are recognized during Youth Night, held the first Monday of May. Winners are invited to attend this event to be awarded their scholarships.

Scholarships in the following categories are awarded:

Applications for the above scholarships must be submitted to the Lincoln Lodge #80 by January 31, 2018. Please allow sufficient mailing time for your application to arrive by the deadline. Late applications will not be accepted.

Other Scholarship Opportunities:

Nebraska Elks Scholarships – Public and Members-only Scholarships available.

Elks Most Valuable Student National-level ScholarshipPlease note: This application needs to be submitted by November 27, 2017.

Students applying for this scholarship will also be considered for one of the Lincoln Elks Lodge #80’s six Most Valuable Student scholarships. There are three levels of this scholarship with values of $1,000, $875 and $750 There will be two awards for each level: one to a female student and one to a male student.
See current winners

Elks Legacy National-level Scholarship – Exclusively for children of Elks Members. – Please note: This application needs to be submitted by February 2, 2018.

Elks Emergency Grant National-level Scholarship – Exclusively for children of Elks Members.