Applications are now available for the Gary Wheeler Scholarship. This is open to athletes who have at least one varsity letter. Applications are available below in the attachments or from Mrs. Branon. Due July 1.
Kaskaskia College is partnering with the Illinois Area Health Education Center Network and Salem Township Hospital to host a free two day healthcare camp for incoming high school juniors and seniors. Highlights of the camp include information on health careers in the fields of: Surgical Technology, Nursing, Radiology, Physical Therapy, Dental, Respiratory, and many others. Spaces are limited and application is required. Check the attachment below for more information and an application.
The Better Business Bureau Student of Ethics Award Program is now available. It is valued at $2500. You must complete the entry form, a 300 word essay, and submit a transcript and letter of reference. The due date is May 30th. For more information and an application go below or apply online at http://go.bbb.org/stlouis-soe-2016.
The Horatio Alger Scholarship Program is open to seniors who plan to complete a career or technical program. This is a $2500 scholarship and is due June 1st. You will need to show financial need as by the FAFSA, be involved in community service activities, and display integrity and perseverance in overcoming adversity. Applications are available online at application.horatioalger.org.
For more information on Agriculture scholarships click here. There are over 40 scholarships listed on this website.
Varsity Tutors holds a monthly $1,000 college scholarship contest where students write an essay in response to a monthly prompt. Visitors to the Varsity Tutors scholarship webpage are able to vote via social media for submitted entries. The top five entries with the most votes are reviewed by Varsity Tutors at the end of the month and one winner is subsequently chosen to receive the $1,000 college scholarship. Interested students can enter the contest here. For more info about this, please visit this site. It is a comprehensive suite of completely free practice tests, digital flashcards, and questions-of-the-day for standardized tests and academic subjects of all levels.There are 2 new essay scholarships available from Varsity Tutor. Go to this site for more information and to apply.
KC Fine and Performing Arts Scholarships are available. This includes visual art, instrumental music, scroll newspaper, speech team and theater. These are due by June 30th. Applications are available on the KC website and in the attachments below.