Elevate Lane County Student Job Resources

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Elevate Lane County is offering some unique employment opportunities.

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Volunteer Opportunity – Active Bethel Citizens

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The Active Bethel Citizens Recycling Event on Saturday May 15 from 10am-2pm at Bethesda Church on Royal needs volunteers.
They will provide training to:

    • Sort clean recyclable containers #2, #4 & #5
    • Know when to return recyclables if not acceptable
    • Gather the donated returnable cans and bottles and put into Blue Bags for Bottle Drop

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Deadline Approaching Earl Hulstrom Masonic Scholarship $1500 (local)

This is a local scholarship!
(You have a good chance of winning this one!)

What: NINE $1500 Scholarships to be awarded to students selected in Eugene, Springfield, Thurston, Elmira, Junction City, and/or Harrisburg
Open to: Seniors
Crit
eria: strong academic record, some financial need, and career aspirations consistent with academic preparation, (will also consider work experience, extra-curricular activities), bio and goals statement, transcript, two letters of reference
Deadline: Thursday, April 29, 2021.  TURN YOUR APPLICATION IN TO MRS. CAMERON IN THE C&CC BY 3:30 pm. (Note: the application states the deadlines as Saturday, May 1st, 2020, but your actual deadline is Thursday, April 29 by 3:30 PM)

Click here for application.

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Sophomores! ECMC Opportunity $6,000!

Sophomores, it’s your turn! The ECMC program is now accepting applications for our current sophomores to participate in a two year program resulting in a $6,000 scholarship for 10 qualifying students. The application period is from April 1st- May 31st. ECMC will notify students of their status in June.
The first 15 qualified WHS students will be accepted. Should there be more than 15, the students are selected by the date stamp on their application.

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Register For The Hiring Fair by Friday!

Newspaper with a magnifying glass magnifying the word "JOBS"Elevate Hiring Fair registration is now OPEN to 2020 and 2021 graduates.

This year it will be a four week virtual event:

April 19th to May 14th

Students can register here: Hiring Fair Deadline to register is April 15th
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Summer Camp Opportunity and Camperships

Camp Wilani is offering up to 20 full tuition scholarships to attend a session of Service Learning and Leadership camp happening during July and August. This opportunity is open to students who are 13-17 years old. There are both day-only and overnight sessions available.

If you are interested, you can visit Camp Wilani’s website for the dates and online application. Once you submit the application, it will be reviewed. Students who receive the scholarship will be sent an email with a code to register at no cost.

Camp Wilani will follow the same Covid Procedures that are required at WHS. You can read more about those here.

Beca de Campamento de Verano
Complete este formulario para recibir una beca completa para que su hijo o su familia para poder asistan a una sesión de campamento en Camp Wilani. Los niños deben tener entre 6 y 17 años para asistir a un programa por sí mismos. Para el campamento familiar, todas las edades son bienvenidas: desde bebés hasta bisabuelos.

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Rites of Passage Summer Youth Academies

The Rites of Passage summer academies at Lane Community College are designed to inform and inspire high school and middle school students of color in Lane County. Students representing four racial/ethnic groups are immersed in their own respective Summer program focusing on their cultural history, literature, folklore, and traditions. These programs are based in an academic framework that promotes positive self-image and self-esteem. The four affinity-based programs include:

  • African American Rites of Passage
  • Asian and Pacific Islander American Rites of Passage
  • Bridge of the Gods
  • Puertas Abiertas Latino/Latina Rites of Passage.

For more information, click here or complete the online interest form.

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Deadline Approaching – Bethel Boosters $1,000 Scholarship

This is a local scholarship!
(You have a good chance of winning this one!)

What: Two $1,000 scholarships
Open To: Bethel seniors who plan on studying the Trades or at a College/University
Criteria: a combination of 2.0 or higher GPA, athletics, community service, and financial need
Deadline: April 23, 2021
Download the Bethel Booster Scholarship Application. Return to Mrs. Cameron by 3:30 PM, Thursday, April 22, 2021

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Irving Grange #377 $1,000 Scholarship (local)

hand holding dollar billsThis is a local scholarship!
(You have a good chance of winning this one!)

What: $1,000 (potentially renewable)
Open To: seniors attending North Eugene or Willamette High Schools (or who are members of our Boy Scout Troop 182) and who will attend a 4-year college, a junior community college, or a trade school
Criteria: three letters of recommendation, GPA, community service, extra curricular activities, work experience, demonstration of individual effort, essay
, personal statement
Deadline: Postmarked by May 1, 2021
Click here to access the Irving Scholarship 2021

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Eugene Emerald Empire Kiwanis $500 Community Service Scholarship (local)

This is a local scholarship!
(You have a good chance of winning this one!)

What: $500

Open To: Seniors who will graduate from Willamette High School
Criter
ia: history of community service, plan to attend an accredited college, university, or trade school.
Deadline: April 15, 2021 by 3:30 pm, turned into Mrs. Cameron
Click here to download an application

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