Every year the Voice of Democracy Program offers more than $2 million dollars in scholarships and incentives to students from 9-12th grade. To apply for one of their many opportunities you need to record an audio essay answering their theme of “My vision for America” and fill out their entry form. Submission requirements and entry form can be found here:Voice Of The Democracy Scholarship Information
They are offering this workshop at various times throughout the Fall season. You are expected to learn the following:
*Different ways to pay for college-Grants, loans, savings, scholarships & work.
* Which money is free and which needs to be paid back
*Important forms, dates and deadlines
*Scholarship Strategies and much more!
The events will be held the following dates:
Wednesday, September 27th at 6pm
Thursday, October 12th at 7:30pm
Tuesday, October 24th at 6pm
Wednesday, November 15th at 6pm
Saturday, December 9th at 3pm
If you’re interested in attending Duke University- they will be hosting an evening full of resourceful information on Tuesday, October 3rd at 7pm at the Catlin Gabel School.
Cabell Theater 8825 SW Barnes Road
Portland, OR 97225
Make sure to register for the event at the following link:Discover Duke Registration
The WSU Regents scholarship is now open! This Scholarship will award $4,000 per academic year for four years to qualified students. In order to qualify; Students must have a 3.5 GPA, submit their High School Transcript, Summary of Results for their SAT/ ACT test and submit an essay stating why attending WSU would help them achieve their future Career Goals.
All of this must be turned into the Career Center by Friday, October 6th.
Click the following link to see if you qualify:Regent Scholarship Eligibility Calculator
They’re looking for a high school student to babysit after school and weekends. Student would mainly be used on Friday or Saturday nights but we occasionally have a need during the week with various appointments. They have two boys, ages 2 and 5 and they have lots of energy, love going to the park, library, and going for walks around Lacamas Lake! The Family lives near the high school and can pay $10 an hour. Student should have their own transportation, enjoys being around children and has previous experience babysitting. You can contact the family at:firstname.lastname@example.org
PNCA is having an open house event on September 30 from 12:00 pm -5:00 pm. It’s a great opportunity to check out the college from every angle. Students will be able to get a feel for the campus and the community in person (highly recommended!), and they will be able to attend info sessions on the College Application Process and Financial Aid.
They are also offering free workshops in printmaking and WACOM 2D animation, as well as portfolio reviews!
For more information and to RSVP, here is the event link:
Congresswoman Jaime Herrera Beutler is pleased to announce the 2017 Service Academy Information Session will be held on Saturday, September 30 from 10-Noon at the Vancouver Community Library.
Prospective academy candidates and their families will have the opportunity to meet with representatives from each of the military academies and members of the Congresswoman’s Selection Committee who will be able to answer questions about the academies and the nomination process.