Scholarship Information

Jan. 23 - Feb. 3 (Newsletter #9)

From the desk of Valentine Torres

So far 2017 has been a great year for our Brickies! Its Homecoming week and we love the school spirit that fills the halls and our community. For our class of 2017 this will be their last pep rally. However, with endings comes new beginnings and we encourage them to narrow down their options for college and career planning. As always we are here to assist feel free to contact us for an appointment.
Student Recycling Leadership Corps Scholarship Program

EXTENDED 2016-2017 APPLICATION DEADLINE: January 31, 2017

NEW! Indiana Assoc. of Educational Office Professionals’

The member of the Indiana Association of Educational Office Professionals, Inc. will present one (1) $1,000 scholarship yearly to Indiana graduating seniors. This scholarship is designed to assist a business education student who wishes to continue his/her education in an office-related career. Criteria for selection is based on: Scholastic 40%; Need 30%; Self Help 10%; Recommendations 10%; Biographical Sketch (Application and Essay) 10% = 100%.


Applicant Eligibility

  1. Applicants must have completed two (2) or more business educational courses, four (4)

semesters within four (4) years of high school from among the following: computer programming, accounting, finance, business (management, law, co-op,etc), computer science, or classes comparable to these courses.

2. The applicant shall be enrolled, having made application to an institute of higher education (two (2) or four (4) year college, university, business college, or school of vocational/ technical education).

3. The applicant must maintain a 2.8 (of a possible 4.0) G.P.A.



An application will be considered complete when the following items have been received by the IAEOP Scholarship Committee.

1. The two (2) page application form provided by IAEOP. Regular paper (8 1/2"x11") is required for all attachments.

2. High School transcript with indication of class rank. Transcript shall be an official document and marked as such.

3. One page essay sheet provided by IAEOP.

4. Three (3) letters of recommendation from non-family or non-IAEOP members. Letters may be from school officials, teachers, former or present employers, others who should describe the student's activities and leadership record, character, personality, initiative, Drive, home background, and/or other factors supporting his/her candidacy. Letterhead stationery is appropriate. All material shall be typed. Note: It is advisable for your letters
of recommendation to be addressed To Whom It May Concern.

DEADLINE: Postmarked by February 5th or email by February 10th.




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NEW! The Patricia & Robert Naegele Competitive Scholarship

Secure a scholarship to pursue your American Dream

https://northwood.edu/financial-aid/ncs.aspx

Up to $40,000 over four years

This is an annual scholarship available to qualified freshmen and transfer students for the 2017-2018 academic year.

  • The scholarship is available for full-time BBA and four-year BBA/MBA students.
  • It is awarded to qualified students for up to a total of eight semesters as long as renewal standards are met.
  • The recipient may receive a Northwood University Academic Merit Scholarship in addition to this award (total awards not to exceed cost of attendance).
  • How to apply for the scholarship:
  • Apply for admission and be accepted by Northwood University for the 2017-18 academic year.
  • Write a 300 to 500-word essay describing the American Dream and its impact on a global free-enterprise society. If applicable, examples of entrepreneurial experience are encouraged. Submit your essay along with a completed scholarship application

http://forms.northwood.edu/financial-aid/ncs/

DEADLINE: Friday, February 17, 2017

NEW! JoAnne and Jim Haag Scholarship

Graduating High School Seniors | College Students | Adult Learners

South Lake County resident, 25 yrs old or younger, attending building trades or auto/diesel mechanics program leading to a certificate or degree. $1,000 non-renewable. https://cpcfscholars.communityforce.com/Funds/Search.aspx#4371597136646D517975544F5976596D4E73384E69673D3D

NEW! Christopher Day Memorial Scholarship

Graduating High School Seniors

Graduating High School senior pursuing a degree in Culinary Arts. Accepted into an accredited program. Preference given to student involved in the ProStart program. $500 non-renewable.https://cpcfscholars.communityforce.com/Funds/Search.aspx#4371597136646D517975544F5976596D4E73384E69673D3D

NEW! American Italian Benevolent Society Scholarship

Graduating High School Seniors | College Students

Lake or Porter County resident with Italian descent. Attending college, trade-school, or technical school. 3.0 GPA. Amount varies. https://cpcfscholars.communityforce.com/Funds/Search.aspx#4371597136646D517975544F5976596D4E73384E69673D3D

NEW! Youche Country Club Scholarship

Graduating High School Seniors | College Students

Son/daughter/grandchild of Youche member in good standing for at least 2 years attending college or vocational school, 3.0 GPA. Amount varies. https://cpcfscholars.communityforce.com/Funds/Search.aspx#4371597136646D517975544F5976596D4E73384E69673D3D

NEW! Indiana State University Blumberg Scholarship

The Blumberg Center Scholarship is awarded to one incoming freshman majoring in either special education or communication disorders. The scholarship includes an award of $1,500.00 per year for a maximum of four years with a maintained GPA of 3.5. Scholarship applications are reviewed by a selection committee that considers previous work/volunteer experiences, recommendations, class rank, most recent transcript, GPA, and SAT/ACT. Applicants are encouraged to apply on-line accessing http://indstate.academicworks.com through their MyISU portal or you may download the scholarship form below. Applications are due by March 1, 2016. For additional information, please contact the Blumberg Center at 812-237-2830 or email Carol.Wetherell@indstate.edu

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DEADLINE: Applications are due by March 1, 2017

NEW! National Award: Martin Luther Scholarship 2017

National Award: Martin Luther Scholarship 2017
For any accredited 4-year College or University in the United States
For more information: Download the Application Form


Deadline: February 17, 2017


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Scholarships for High School Students

For more information: http://wp.betasigmapsi.org/scholarships-grants/high-school-scholarships/
Deadline: February 17, 2017

Jim and Betty dye scholarships

Available For: Lake, Newton, Porter, & Jasper County High Schools

Minimum requirement: 1100 SAT or 24 ACT and 3.25 GPA

University acceptance: IU, IUN, PU, PNW, IUPUI, BSU

Deadline: March 1, 2017

www.dyescholarships.org

Contact: info@dyescholarships.org 219/836-1100


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IUN NSF Scholarships

Apply Online at http://www.iun.edu/stem-scholarship

Eligible students must:

  • Be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident
  • Be an incoming freshman or incoming community college graduate.
  • Meet Federal eligibility guidelines and requirements to receive financial aid (see www.fafsa.ed.gov)
  • Pursue a Bachelor of Science degree in the sciences, technology or math (actuarial science, biology, computer information systems, chemistry, geology, informatics, or mathematics) as a full-time student.
  • Incoming freshmen with a GPA of 3.2 or better and community college graduates with a GPA of 3.0 or better are strongly encouraged to apply.

Application Deadline for the 2017-2018 academic year: March 20th, 2017. Applications received after the priority deadline will be reviewed on a space-available basis through May 1st, 2017.

NEW! GoToCollegeFairs.com

Indiana Association for College Admission Counselors (IACAC) is pleased to announce an exciting change for our Spring 2017 College Fairs. We are offering a way to streamline the registration and data collection process for sanctioned events.

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FAFSA - Most schools have a deadline of March 1, 2017

The new 2017-2018 FAFSA is here and earlier than ever! FYI: Some states and schools have limited funds, so don't delay! To begin your application, click Start A New FAFSA.

FAFSA Completion Events

Thursday, March 2nd, 8-11am

2211 East 10th Street

Hobart, IN

Thursday, March. 2nd from 8:00am - 11:00am & from 4:00pm - 7:00pm at HObart High School

Students and parents looking for help completing the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) are encouraged to attend one of these workshops. ISM College Planning Team Members will be at Hobart High School to help families complete the FAFSA on the web or answer any questions a family may have. Call 219/942-8521 ext 8027 with questions.

RSVPs are enabled for this event.

FAFSA Completion Events

Thursday, March 2nd, 4-7pm

2211 East 10th Street

Hobart, IN

Thursday, March. 2nd from 8:00am - 11:00am & from 4:00pm - 7:00pm at HObart High School

Students and parents looking for help completing the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) are encouraged to attend one of these workshops. ISM College Planning Team Members will be at Hobart High School to help families complete the FAFSA on the web or answer any questions a family may have. Call 219/942-8521 ext 8027 with questions.

RSVPs are enabled for this event.

Office of Student Placement

Ms. Valentine Torres

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(Please review previously posted newsletters for more opportunities)

Newsletter 1: https://www.smore.com/h8eya

Newsletter 2: https://www.smore.com/z93xf

Newsletter 3: https://www.smore.com/7arwb

Newsletter 4: https://www.smore.com/arwwd

Newsletter 5: https://www.smore.com/e0hhy

Newsletter 6: https://www.smore.com/ha6a0

Newsletter 7: https://www.smore.com/3a5vf

Newsletter 8: https://www.smore.com/6ja3s