December 2014 archive

Scholarship and FAFSA information

In case you missed the Scholarship Bootcamp on Dec. 17, here are the handouts that we provided! Have a great Winter Break, and enjoy your time off. Scholarship Essay Writing Tips Scholarship Tips_Dates Handout Free Application for Federal Student Aid

You thought the Local Scholarships were a hot ticket…

… just wait until you apply for the Skyline Education Foundation scholarship. It’s only for Skyline seniors – that narrows the competition field to just 300 of your peers. The odds are good you could win.  I’ve placed the application here: SEF Scholarship Form, but I’ve also put it on the Scholarships page under the February …

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Ladies, this one is for you!

The Colorado School of Mines is hosting an awesome leadership event for young women. Girls Lead the Way is a conference on Saturday, February 7 (7;30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.) at Mines. Event registration is $25 and any 9th through 12th grade students are able to attend. You can sign up here. participants will learn about …

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The Front Range CC Scholarships are Available

For all of my Falcons who will be Wolves next year, here is a great opportunity for you to get on all of the Front Range Community College Scholarship Foundation scholarships. Woo that was a lot to type. My fingers are tired. All of these scholarships are due March 1, 2015 – DO NOT WAIT!

Bezos Scholars Program

Calling all of my Falcon leaders! If you want to take advantage of an amazing leadership experience then you need to apply for this. The Aspen Ideas Festival (in Aspen Colorado – that’s in our own backyard!) will be the host for 30 students from across the country to meet with global leaders, thinkers and …

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Summer School at Exeter

Here is an awesome summer enrichment program for any 9th through 12th grade student at Phillips Exeter Academy in New Hampshire.

Interested in Stanford? You should be!

here are some amazing opportunities for students who are interested in being part of Stanford University. Stanford has multiple Pre-Collegiate programs available to students in all grades. Check out their website and see what opportunities will be right for you!

Scholarships for Northeastern Junior College

Here is the general scholarship application for scholarships from Northeastern Junior College. Let me know if you have any questions. The application is due March 2, 2015  

New Scholarships!

I know many of you are hard at work on the SVVSD Local Scholarships, but if you haven’t checked out the other Scholarships page, you’re missing out! Do it and thank me later.  

Need credit recovery?

I know some of you Falcons may need to make up a class or two, and if that is the case, the district’s eCredit recovery’s spring registration opens on Wednesday, December 10. That’s only five days away. Sign up online and let’s get those credits earned!