Jackie Robinson Scholarship

The Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship is now available at jackierobinson.org. The JRF application is the vehicle through which more than 4,000 talented young minority high school students apply to become JRF Scholars and carry on the civic-minded legacy of the Foundation’s namesake, Jackie Robinson. The deadline to submit the application for a Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship is February 1, 2020 by 5:00 pm ET.

To be eligible for a Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship, an applicant must:

  • Be a graduating, minority high school senior
  • Plan to attend an accredited and approved four-year institution within the United States
  • Show leadership potential
  • Demonstrate a dedication to community service
  • Present evidence of financial need
  • Be a United States Citizen
  • Have a minimum SAT score of 1,000 combined on the math and critical reading sections or a composite ACT score of 21
  • Not possess a degree from a 2 or 4-year college when applying for the scholarship

WSC: Center for Applied Technology Open House

Interested Lincoln Southwest High School students are invited to WSC on Wednesday, November 20th, 2019 from 10:00 am – 2:00 p.m. attend the open house in its brand new Center for Applied Technology. It will be a great day to explore this facility offering seven academic pathways. 

The day will include:

  • Applied learning demonstrations
  • Full building tours
  • Visiting with current students and faculty
  • Program specific information and more!

The Center for Applied Technology (CAT) opened in January 2019. This new facility prepares students for careers in industrial technology education, manufacturing, construction and safety management, drafting, engineering, and computer sciences. To learn more about the CAT visit: https://www.wsc.edu/cat

Click here to RSVP . If you are unable to attend but would like to tour the CAT, schedule a time and day that works here.

KU Deadlines & Reminders

KU Scholarship Deadline Extended to Nov. 10
Students who apply by Nov. 10 are automatically considered for thousands of dollars in scholarships. As a reminder, students can submit their December test score for scholarship consideration, so long as they apply by Nov. 10. apply.ku.edu

Honors Program Applicants
Honors students experience highly individualized advising, engaging courses taught by outstanding faculty members and post-grad success – University Honors has a 98 percent graduate placement rate which is one of the highest in the nation. The priority application deadline has been extended to Dec. 1. honors.ku.edu

Register for a Campus Visit
Visiting campus is one of the best ways for students to get a feel for life as a Jayhawk. Students will learn about everything the University of Kansas has to offer, including outstanding academic programs and rich traditions and history. Online registration is required for these visits. visit.ku.edu

Northeast Community College’s MEDIA ARTS & GRAPHIC DESIGN CAREER DAY

If you have an interest in audio recording, broadcasting, digital cinema, or graphic design, this is the best time to visit Northeast Community College.

During this career day, you’ll experience the many creative and technical facets that go into making your favorite television shows, movies and music. From concept through production to post, Northeast can show you what it takes to succeed in a media driven world. You also have the option to take a campus tour once the day has concluded.

Programs Featured:

•   Audio Recording

•   Broadcasting

•   Digital Cinema

•   Graphic Design

REGISTER TODAY

This career day will be held on November 21, 2019 from 8:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. Keep in mind there is a limited number of spots available for this career day, so register early!

Attending seniors have the opportunity to WIN a $1,000 Northeast tuition waiver.

HAVE QUESTIONS?

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

Lake Superior State University

Lake Superior State University’s One-Rate at Lake State tuition means wherever you are from in the world, you pay the same tuition as a Michigan resident. Moreover, over 90% of its students receive scholarships and financial aid.

Why Lake Superior State University?

Superior Education

  • Lake Superior State leads the way with innovative new programs, including Cannabis Chemistry and Cannabis Business, which join our well-known programs such as Fisheries and Wildlife Management, Engineering, Nursing, Criminal Justice, and Fire Science.
  • Most – if not all – LSSU students conduct undergraduate research with faculty members.
  • The campus in Sault Sainte Marie, Michigan, is surrounded by three Great Lakes and 8.8 million acres of state and national forests.

Superior Experience

  • Students belong in a campus community, where they can find clubs, organizations, or programs to meet their interests.
  • Students enjoy activities like hiking, fishing, and canoeing, while living in a college town that celebrates its NCAA Division I Hockey team and its 11 Division II teams.
  • As a border town with Ontario, Canada, Sault Sainte Marie offers students access to unique international experiences in its “backyard.”

Superior You

  • Graduates are job-ready and prepared to tackle tomorrow‘s challenges with the support and connections of a network of faculty, staff, peers, and alumni.
  • Interested students are encouraged to complete the free admissions application. Many scholarships are available.

For more information, visit LSSU.edu and be sure to check out the Viewbook and Fast Facts!