College and Career News

ZBTHS / NT@ZB

March 15 - 2021

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CLC Placement Test Information

CLC will be offering Placement Tests for Zion-Benton SENIORS. Testing for both remote and in person students will be available.


MATH TEST DATES:

Monday, March 15 / Tuesday, March 16 / Thursday, March 18 / Saturday, March 20


ENGLISH TEST DATES:

Tuesday, March 30 (NT) / Wednesday, March 30 / Thursday, April 1


CLICK HERE for Registration / CLICK HERE for Math Testing Schedule / CLICK HERE for English Testing Schedule

HBCU Tour

Tuesday, March 23 / 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

One day virtual tour of 6 Historically Black Colleges and Universities.


Registration is required.

Attendance to event enters student into consideration of a $1000 scholarship to an HBCU.


CLICK HERE for registration and more information.

FAFSA Workshops

UPCOMING FAFSA WORKSHOPS in MARCH

Lake County Job Center Workshops

Register today for one of the many workshops that the Lake County Jobs Center is offering this month. Individuals can register for these workshops by following the links provided.


YOUR PERSONAL BRAND & RESUMES

Tuesday, March 16 / 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

CLICK HERE for registration link.


MASTERING THE VIRTUAL INTERVIEW

Tuesday, March 23 / 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

CLICK HERE for registration link.


CLICK HERE for flyer or visit Lake County Job Center for more information.

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Events and Information for Seniors - Class of 2021!

CLC Information

  • CLC steps for applying and enrolling - CLICK HERE
  • 5 things to know about CLC "Myth Busting" - CLICK HERE


Links to Valuable Information:

  • Information on Understanding Your Financial Aid Award - CLICK HERE
  • FAFSA Graduation Requirement Letter - CLICK HERE

Local & Regional Scholarships

This is a list of local & regional scholarships open to seniors in Lake County, Chicago Area, Illinois, etc.


They are ‘sponsored’ by various organizations, and each has its own application, deadline, and criteria.


CLICK HERE for list that provides more details on each available scholarship.

Zion-Benton Community Scholarships

Application deadline is Friday, March 19.


This is a SINGLE application survey for consideration for various scholarships only for ZB/NT students,sponsored by various Zion Benton community organizations and members.


CLICK HERE for application.

NO ESSAY REQUIRED!

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Events and Information for Juniors & Sophomores

VIRTUAL COLLEGE FAIRS

Upcoming Dates: March 16 / March 17 / March 18

CLICK HERE for more information.


Links to Valuable Information:

  • Kick Off to Start College Planning - CLICK HERE
  • College Planning and Search Platform (Intro to Scoir) - CLICK HERE
  • Career Assessment and Search Platform - CLICK HERE
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Military Recruiters

For those who are looking to get in touch with the local military recruiter for a specific branch,



CLICK HERE for contact information.

Summer Job Opportunities

CLICK HERE for a list of opportunities with links for students to find summer employment.
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Ms. Colleen Newton

Career Counselor

Tech Campus Liaison

Ms. Melicia Eder

Zion-Benton CLC College and Career Navigator