January 2015 archive

Here’s a video for the Local Scholarships

Thanks to Barb, our video guru, we now have a great video tutorial on how to fill out your SVVSD Local Scholarships. Check it out on the SHSCounseling1 YouTube channel, or you can watch it here! Remember most of the scholarships are due at 3:00 p.m., Thursday, February 26 to Lavonne in the Counseling office. …

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Looking for an alternative?

Sometimes it just isn’t working here at SHS and you need a change of scene. If you’re interested in checking out the SVVSD alternative high school, Olde Columbine, you need to get your application in by February 13, 2015. OCHS App in English (1) OCHS App in Spanish

Four New Scholarships!

Happy Tuesday Falcons! As if you did’t have enough opportunities to get financial aid, I’m going to offer four more options. Check out the Scholarships page for three new scholarships (Boulder County Latina League scholarship, Sheriff’s of Colorado Scholarship, and the Sigma Phi Epsilon – CU Boulder Chapter Scholarship). Here is the fourth option for …

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CSU Pueblo General Scholarship is Open

The CSU-Pueblo General Scholarship application is open for students to apply for scholarship funding. The priority deadline for the scholarship application is March 1. The CSU-Pueblo Scholarship Application provides students access to $1.8 million in private scholarship funds. The application may be found within Personal Access to Web Services (PAWS) and clicking on the CSU-Pueblo …

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Three scholarships for Skyline seniors ONLY

Your competition is fierce but the good news is you’re only fighting 300 of your peers as opposed to 3,000 (or more) for the same funds. The even better news is that these scholarships cover all different types of students, so everyone has a good chance of earning one! The scholarships are also listed on …

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Colorado School of Mines SUMMET Summer session

Interested in an amazing opportunity for first generation, under-represented STEM students to attend a summer session at Colorado School of Mines. Future Juniors and Seniors (current Sophomores and Juniors) to apply for  Colorado School of Mines Summer Multicultural Engineering Training Program (SUMMET). Deadline to apply is April 1, 2015. SUMMET is a science and engineering …

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Local Scholarship Help Session

Mighty, scholarship applying Falcons, I have a great opportunity for you to get help on the local scholarships. Your favorite Army recruiters are giving free scholarship help on Tuesday, January 20 during lunch. Their forte is the scholarship essays with a military twist, but bring any questions you have for these fine gents.

FREE Financial Aid and FAFSA 101 Session – English and Spanish

If you can’t attend the Financial Aid Night (yes, it’s tonight!) you can login in to a free session through Cappex. Cappex will be cover these topics: How to Pay for College Types of Financial Aid How to Apply for Financial Aid Everything You Need to Know About the Free Application for Federal Student Aid …

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Financial Aid Night is almost here!

Do you love money? Do you love money for college? If the answer is yes to both questions, then we’ll see your pretty faces this week at the District Financial Aid Night. If you don’t already have it on your calendars, put it on there now! This very Wednesday, the district Financial Aid Night will …

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CU Application Deadline = January 15!

Have you been thinking, “Hey, I should apply to CU Boulder soon?” Well, the answer my dear friends is, soon is NOW. The deadline is next Thursday, January 15.