Senior Guidance Newsletter
January 17, 2007
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TONIGHT - (Jan 17) IS FINANCIAL AID NIGHT
All seniors and their parents are encouraged to come to the cafeteria tonight (Jan. 22-snow date) at 7:00P.M. Experts from Mount Union College will explain the financial aid process and the FAFSA (Free Application for Student Aid).

ORDER YOUR CAP AND GOWN
Jostens will be here today (January 17) and January 31 to take your cap and gown orders during the lunch periods. Ordering packets are in the main office on the table. If you are not here at that time of day, please make arrangements with Mrs. Packey in the main office. She will process your order.

WINTER SPORT DANCE
Be a part of the Love Connection at "The Night of Chance" on February 3, 6:30-10:30 P.M. Tickets will go on sale during lunch periods.

END OF 1ST SEMESTER
This semester ends you seventh semester of high school grades. Your G.P.A. and class rank will be reconfigured using your semester average grades. All awards and honors will be determined by using this 7th semester calculation.


Scholarships
If you are interested in obtaining information or an application, please circle your choice(s), put your name and the name of your homeroom teacher at the top, and turn in to Mrs. Graham. Materials will be returned through your homeroom. It is then your responsibility to follow through, process, and mail the application by its deadline.
Name of scholarship/deadline Amount Criteria
KSU - Stark (C)
One week prior to audition
www.stark.kent.edu/music
????? Music major at KSU-Stark, Audition- 1/21, 3/25, 4/22
McKelvey (N)
January 31
www.mckelveyfoundation.org
up to $10,000 Own and operate your own business, at least 1 employee
PDK Scholarship (C)
February 1
$500 Academic standing, essay, prospective educator

Wild Turkey (C)
February 1

up to $10,000 3.0 GPA, have hunting license, activities
Carol Teutsch Memorial (L)
February 9
$500 Pursuing a degree in science (environmental science or geology preferred), planning to teach science or going into a medical field, 2.5 GPA
MEA (L)
February 15
$500 Pursuing a teaching career, activities, scholarship
Best Buy (C)
February 15
www.BestBuy.com/scholarships
$1500 up to $10,000 Students with good grades who give back to their community
BGSU Alumni (N)
February 19
$500 Incoming freshman majoring in Biology
OACRAO (S)
February 20
www.oacrao.ohiou.edu
$500

Leadership & service scholarships

Little Dukes (L)
February 28
$1000 At least 1 yr. of Little Dukes & 1 yr. high school football or football cheerleader, continuing your education
Power Systems (S)
March 1
Full Ride At Stark State - Line worker or substation electrician at First Energy
*Evening Orientation - March 1 - 6-8 P.M.
Quinn Scholarship (S)
March 1
$1500 Parent is an ECOEA member, college leads to a degree in Education
Danner Dental (C)
March 2
www.DannnerDental.com
$500 Patient at Danner Dental

College Club of Canton (C)
March 2

$1500 LOAN - payments begin after college graduation
County Farm Bureau (C)
March 15
$500 Columbiana Farm Bureau family member, 3.0 GPA
Women's Network (C)
March 15
$1000 Women pursuing Scientific & Engineering careers
Stark County Farm Bureau (C)
March 15
$1000 Resident of Stark
Jeffries (C)
March 30
varies Accepted to Akron, KSU, Malone, Mount, OU, Stark State or Walsh, 2.6 GPA

7-17 Credit Union (C)
You must download cover letter and the school of interest app.

Cover Letter and:
Univ of Akron
Kent State Main
Kent State Salem
Kent State Stark
Kent State Trumbull County
Youngstown State

April 1

$1000 Member or child of a member, going to Akron, Kent (any of its branches) or Youngstown, college core curriculum
Nancy Penny Memorial (L)
April 1
varies 3.0 GPA, character, academics
Marlington Athletic Booster (L)
April 1
$1000 Senior athlete that has earned 4 varsity letters (one must be form senior year), 3.0 GPA, parent must be a booster club member
Conclave (N)
April 2
$25,000 McNally Smith College
music business
Phi Delta Kappa   Going into education profession
Squires (S)
April 5
www.wmd-squires-foundation.org
$3000 need based (EFC less than $10,000), 3.2 GPA, specific career goal
David Foundation (C)
April 10
www.DavidScholar.org
$5,500 need, accepted at a 2/4 yr. school or trade school

 

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