Norwich University

Norwich University is looking for students that are motivated, driven, and excited by the idea of new challenges. Eligible students may apply for the $2,000 Take the Lead Scholarship.
To qualify, students must:

  1. Complete the online application  (it’s free!)
  2. Send in supplemental materials (i.e transcripts, etc.)
  3. Complete the FAFSA and list Norwich as one of their schools

Just by coming for a campus visit, students earn an additional $1,000 scholarship to Norwich. This scholarship is renewable for their 4 years at Norwich. Visits must be scheduled through the Admissions office.

In addition to daily individual visits, Norwich also offers larger weekend visit opportunities! Seniors have the chance to stay overnight in the dorms or barracks. These events also qualify seniors for the $1,000 scholarship. The next event is scheduled for Saturday, November 9th.

Seton Hall University

Students interested in learning more about Seton Hall University are invited to check out these helpful resources listed below:

  • With information on its highly ranked academics, personal support, service projects and more, we answer the important question: Why Seton Hall?
  • Experience Seton Hall from the comfort of your home by watching our online video tour.
  • Explore the digital viewbook to learn more about academic programs, internship opportunities, campus traditions, student life and more! From amazing internships to making a difference in the community, great things happen every day at Seton Hall. See what student leaders have to say.
  • Did you know that 98% of Seton Hall’s students receive grants and scholarships directly from the school? Learn how you can, too!

Interested students are encouraged to experience Seton Hall in person. Information sessions and campus tours are offered Monday–Friday at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m., and on Saturdays at 10 a.m. and noon. Also, make sure to save the date for one of the upcoming Open Houses on October 27 or November 24. Click here to learn more and register.

University of Deleware Honors

The University of Delaware Honors Program allows students not only to dig deeper into their studies and form close relationships with faculty in small classes. It also gives students the opportunity to form a close-knit community with other ambitions and bright students, inspiring one another in the first year, honors living-learning community.

How to apply
The application process for the UD Honors Program has changed. The honors essay is no longer part of The Common Application or the Coalition application. Students interested in the Honors Program should first complete their application to UD, then sign in to their student portal, My Blue Hen Home. (They will be emailed sign-in information after their UD application is complete.) On their student portal, they will notice a link directing them to the honors application. The application now includes two short-answer essay questions.

The priority deadline to apply to the UD Honors Program is January 15. Applications received after January 15 will be considered as space is available. Visit the honors admission website for more information, including sample prompts for the honors essay. Students can also register for a special honors visit on campus here.

 

University of Dayton’s Leadership in Service Scholarship

A University of Dayton education may be even more affordable for students who receive the Leadership in Service Scholarship. Interested students should ask a community member or their assigned counselor if they will be willing to nominate  them if they are graduating seniors with a passion for personal development and a commitment to service. Qualified students will receive a $10,000 Leadership in Service scholarship ($2,500 per year for four years). While the chosen students need to meet the admission standards, University of Dayton is looking for students with an innate desire to learn and grow in service to others — not necessarily ones with the highest GPA.

Nominees will also be eligible to receive a University of Dayton merit scholarship, worth up to $112,000 over four years. The deadline to completethe nomination form for the Leadership in Service Scholarship is Nov. 1, 2019. Additional information is available at next steps — download the “next steps” card (.pdf). If you have questions, feel free to contact admission@udayton.edu or 800-UD PRIDE (800-837-7433).

UNL’s Asian Student Leadership Conference

The University of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL)  will be hosting the Asian Student Leadership Conference on Saturday, November 9th from 8:30 am – 4:00 pm. There is a limit of 100 LPS students who can attend, so first-come, first-serve. This event will provide the following opportunities:
  • Learn about college experiences
  • Improve Leadership skills and cultural awareness
  • Network with student leaders and faculty members from various organizations on campus
Additional information is available below:
If you have any questions please email the event’s co-director Mickey Tran at mctrann@gmail.com

 

Creative Center’s Fall Open House

What: Creative Center’s Fall Open House
Date: Saturday, October 19, 2019
Time: 11:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m.
Address: 10850 Emmet Street, Omaha, NE 68164 (Northwest of 108th and Maple Streets)
RSVP: None required. Arrive anytime between 11 and 1!
Tour Length: About an hour
Can’t make it? Call or email Kathleen in our admissions office and set up a personal tour at 402-898-1000 x216 or kathleen_b@creativecenter.edu.
Need Directions? Reference the contact page of our website.

Tucker Heart, Soul, Mind, & Strength Scholarship

The annual Tucker Heart, Soul, Mind, and Strength Scholarship will reward an incoming first-year student, who exemplifies living by the compassionate principles and Christian values highlighted in Mark 12:30. Over four years, the scholarship will provide full tuition, room, board, and required fees to the recipient.
Interested students who stand apart from their peers by depth of character, faith, and a service-driven life, may share the nomination link with a business/community member, pastor/youth pastor, teacher/counselor to complete the nomination process for this scholarship. This scholarship offers the chance to  earn a full undergraduate degree at no cost.

Jack Kent Cooke Foundation (JKCF) College Scholarship Program

Do you know an exceptional high school senior with financial need? The JKCF College Scholarship Program is the largest undergraduate scholarship program in the country available to high-achieving high school seniors with financial need who seek to attend the nation’s best four-year colleges and universities. Applications are open now and will close on Wednesday, November 13, 2019! Please encourage these students to visit the JKCF website to learn more about the scholarship and to complete an online application.

Eligibility

Applicants must meet the following eligibility requirements:

  • Senior standing – Plan to graduate from a U.S. high school in spring 2020.
  • Fall College Enrollment – Intend to enroll in an accredited four-year college beginning in fall 2020.
  • GPA – Earn a cumulative unweighted GPA of 3.5 or above.
  • Test Scores – Receive a minimum SAT total of 1200 or ACT composite of 26.
  • Income – Demonstrate unmet financial need. We will consider applicants with family income up to $95,000. Last year’s cohort of new college scholarship recipients had a median family income of approximately $35,000.

Selection Criteria

The Jack Kent Cooke Foundation reviews each College Scholarship Program application individually with the assistance of a panel of national education experts. Among the criteria used in the selection process are:

  • Exceptional academic ability and achievement: Strong academic record, academic awards and honors, and substantive assessments by educators providing confidential recommendations. In addition to GPA and college entrance exam scores, we consider participation in available advanced courses, commitment to learning, and intellectual curiosity.
  • Unmet financial need: Demonstrate unmet financial need. We will consider applicants with family income up to $95,000. Last year’s cohort of new college scholarship recipients had a median family income of approximately $35,000.
  • Persistence: Determination and perseverance in the face of challenges, ability to set and remain focused on goals and to put in the effort needed to meet those goals in the face of obstacles.
  • Leadership: Ability to organize and positively influence others in and out of school (family, religious community, sports, arts, etc.).
  • Service to Others: Purposeful and meaningful commitment to others which may be evidenced by participation in volunteer/community service activities.

Northeast Community College’s Applied Technology Career Day

Applied Technology Career Day at Northeast Community College: October 4th, 2019

Spots are limited. Don’t delay, register today!

If students have an interest in one of the career fields listed below, this is the best time to visit Northeast Community College.

Experience the latest technologies, tools, and techniques used in today’s high-demand, high-paying career fields. Students can choose up to three hands-on sessions, of interest, in the following career fields:

  •    Auto Body
  •    Automotive Technology
  •    Building Construction
  •    Diesel Ag
  •    Diesel Truck
  •    Drafting
  •    Electrical Construction
  •    Electromechanical
  •    Heating and Air Conditioning
  •    Machining and Automation
  •    Plumbing
  •    Utility Line
  •    Welding
  •    Wind Energy

REGISTER TODAY

This career day will be held on October 4, 2019 from 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. with lunch provided. Attending seniors have the opportunity to WIN a $1,000 Northeast tuition waiver.

HAVE QUESTIONS?

For more information or have questions, please call (402) 844-7262.