Tuesday, May 3, 2011

Center for Student Opportunity College Center Scholarship

Center for Student Opportunity College Center is offering a $2,000 four-year renewable scholarship to first-generation college students graduating in the high school class of 2011 (entering the college class of 2015). 

The CSO College Center aims to promote college and access and opportunity to historically underserved, first-generation student populations. 

Qualifying students are:
•     currently high school (or home-schooled)
•    seniors attending in the United States
•    involved in extracurricular and leadership programs in school or in the community
•    seeking financial aid for college

To qualify, the student’s parents must not have earned a four-year college degree. The student must also be attending a CSO partner college or university. A complete list of CSO College Partners can be viewed here:

The application can be found at http://www.csopportunity.org/scholarship
and the deadline to apply is May 27, 2011.

Als Formalwear Scholarship

 Two (2) $1000 College Scholarships will be awarded. They shall be made payable to the accredited college, university or other institution of higher learning as designated by the winners, in care of the individual winner, and are intended for use during the 2011/2012 school year. The scholarships are not assignable or transferable and there shall be no changes or substitutions.

How To Apply:
To Apply – http://www.alsformalwear.com/scholarships.asp

May 31, 2011

Senior Brochure with Activities

Seniors! Here's your copy of the brochure for your senior activities in case you lose your hard copy. It's full of all of the basic information you need for all of the end of the year activities.

Senior Activities Brochure

Summer Jobs and Tips!

Naval Station Mayport is hiring civilian teens for summer employment.

Navy Region Southeast will be recruiting High School and College students for PAID summer positions. Resumes will be accepted through https://chart.donhr.navy.mil starting May 2nd, 2011 through May 13, 2011 (first cutoff date is May 7, 2011).

To qualify, applicant MUST be a US Citizen, in High School or College.Students with no work experience are encouraged to apply. Please direct students to the website- as all applications must be submitted online.

How to apply: Click this for the directions

The employment details are here: click this for details

Need to work on your resume? Click this for a sample resume.

Camp Broadway

FSCJ will be hosting a theatrical camp for students ages 9-17 during June 13-17.

Place: Wilson Center for the Arts
Cost: $550
Contact: Katherine McManus 632-3015 kmcmanus@fscj.edu

Full details here: Camp Broadway Flyer

DCPS Scholarship Web page!

Check out : www.duvalschools.org/scholarships

It's a page dedicated to scholarships located in the scholarship book that seniors receive at the beginning of the year. There you will find local, state, and national scholarships.

Juniors- a lot of these scholarships are offered every year so it'd be a good idea to start looking at some of the requirements and dates so that you can plan on applying for them during YOUR senior year in 2012-2013.