Heisman High School Scholarship

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What: Up to a $5,000 Scholarship

Who: 

  • Seniors who were athletes in 9th, 10th, or 11th grades
  • have a 3.0 or higher, weighted GPA
  • Show leadership in community and with underclassmen

When: Deadline is Oct 20, 2020 by 11 am

Apply online now!

 

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Senior Night for the Class of 2021

Attention all Seniors! 

This Wednesday, Sept 30th at 6:30 pm you are invited to our Virtual Senior Night. This will be a live Q & A session via Zoom.

Whether you plan to go to college, join the military, or start a career after high school, Senior Night will provide you with important information to support your post high school plans. This year, we are providing you with a pre-recorded Class of 2021 Senior Night Presentation that you can view when it fits into your schedule. It would be best if students and families can watch together and create a list of questions for clarification. In the live sessions listed below, we will cover the first steps in the financial aid process and provide you a timeline for College admissions. ​All students are strongly encouraged to start the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) or the Oregon Student Aid Application (ORSAA). You can start the FAFSA or the ORSAA after Oct 1st. Continue reading

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Admissions Talk with Pacific University

What: Admissions Session with Rudy Sanchez of Pacific University

Why: Learn about Pacific University’s programs, campus, student life, and scholarships! Meet the admission rep that will review your application (if you chose to submit it)

When: September 24th at noon

Where: Via Zoom

How: Follow the link to Sign Up!  to  register for the event.

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Free Virtual College Fair Sign Up

Free and open to the public, PNACAC college fairs connect students, families and counselors from Alaska, Idaho, Oregon and Washington with colleges and universities from all over the country in one convenient location. Dates for Oregon students are October 5th-8th. Advance registration is required and can be done by visiting the PNACAC Virtual College Fair registration page.

Start your college search and explore your options!

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Horatio Alger Scholarships- up to $52,000! (national & statewide)

moneymediumWhat: Hundreds of national and statewide scholarships- ranging from $2,500 to $52,000!
Deadlines: October 25, 2020

CLICK HERE for more information or to apply to all four scholarship programs.

To be eligible to apply for the Horatio Alger National and State Scholarships, applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Be enrolled full time as a high school senior in the United States; be progressing normally toward graduation in spring/summer of 2017 with plans to enter a college in the United States no later than the fall following graduation
  • Exhibit a strong commitment to pursue and complete a bachelor’s degree at an accredited non-profit public or private institution in the United States (students may start their studies at a two-year institution and then transfer to a four-year institution)
  • Demonstrate critical financial need ($55,000 or lower adjusted gross family income is required)
  • Be involved in co-curricular and community service activities
  • Display integrity and perseverance in overcoming adversity
  • Maintain a minimum grade point average (GPA) of 2.0; and
  • Be a United States citizen
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Reminder: Visit Some of Oregon’s Best Private Colleges Next Week

star1college smallWhat: Oregon Private College Week
When: Every day beginning  Monday July 27 through Friday, July 31, 2020

Who: Current High School Juniors (but highly motivated 10th and 9th graders may attend, as well)
If you register in advance and virtually visit 4+ campuses during this week, you will have NO application fee if you decided to apply for admissions to any of these participating schools! Plan ahead to make best use of your visit days.
Participating Oregon Colleges: Concordia, Corban, George Fox, Lewis & Clark, Linfield, Northwest Christian University, Pacific University, Reed, University of Portland, Warner Pacific, and Willamette University.
Click HERE more information and to register.

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The Lane County Livestock Association (LCLA)

What: $1,000
Open To:
 2020 High School graduates
Criteria: Seeking graduating seniors pursuing a career in agriculture,
agricultural operations, animal sciences, mechanic and repair
technologies (relative to farm equipment). Applicants must plan to attend a two (2) year community college 
or four (4) year college or university.
Deadline: August 1, 2020
Click HERE to download the application.

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Lane County Farm Bureau Scholarship (local)

What: $1,000
Open To:
 2020 High School graduates
Criteria:
pursuing degree in forestry or an agricultural-related field, OR be the child/grandchild of a current LCFB member.
Deadline: August 1, 2020
Click HERE to download the application.

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SAT/ACT Prep Tutoring Services

 Even with the school year coming to an end, there are still many options to continue improving your SAT score. You can practice free full length SAT tests at collegeboard.org  If you practice for 6 or more hours through this site, you can actually qualify for a scholarship! (Recommended)  Continue reading

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SAIL is Open for Current 8th through 11th Graders

EXCITING NEWS
SAIL will offer virtual programs July 27 – July 31, 2020!

Do not forget to register for SAIL! Check out the program and details here:

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