April School Counseling Newsletter

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Hey there!

Reach out to your counselor, college adviser, and career coach to help you plan for life after high school. To sign up for an appointment, use the School Counseling Sign Up Form or email us!


Mr. Schuyler, Counselor A-Fa: rschuyler@ccps.us

Mrs. Huntsinger, Counselor Fe-Mc: dhuntsinger@ccps.us

Mrs. Jones, Counselor Me-Sp: meljones@ccps.us

Ms. McMullin, Counselor St-Z: mmcmullin@ccps.us

Ms. Allen, College Adviser: mallen@ccps.us

Mrs. Hummer, Career Coach: lhummer@ccps.us

Scholarships

The Lauren A. Davies Memorial Scholarship

The Lauren A. Davies Memorial Scholarship is being awarded to any graduating senior who has overcome significant challenges with courage and determination to further his/her education.The applicant must meet the following criteria:1. Must be a senior in high school, whose plans include advanced education through college, business, nursing, technical training or a similar program

2. Must be a physically challenged student with an acute or chronic healthproblem (physical, neurological, mental, visual, hearing, speech impaired disorder), a physical disability or impairment caused by disease or other causes. (Impairment would include epilepsy, diabetes, etc.)

3. Should possess good character, described by two letters of recommendation,one each from a guidance counselor and a teacher.

Deadline: Applications must be received by: Friday, April 2, 2021:Mail to: Lauren A. Davies Memorial Scholarship Fredericksburg Area Sickle Cell Association, Inc. P.O. Box 3275 Fredericksburg, VA. 22402-3275 The scholarship application was emailed to you.


ATHLETIC SCHOLARSHIPS: Dates Extended

Applications can be found on the VHSL website home page under About VHSL and in the drop down menu Scholarships https://www.vhsl.org/scholarships/. The application forms are located in Resources.

Allstate-VHSL Achievement Award – Nineteen $1,500 scholarships will be awarded during the school year, honoring one male athlete, one female athlete and one academic activities participant in each of the VHSL’s group classifications plus one student from any group who has overcome incredible odds to make significant contributions to athletic and/or academic activities. Only students graduating during the school year will be eligible for the awards.

Deadline extended to April 16th!!!


Vito E. Perriello Citizenship Award – This program will offer two $1,000 scholarships for graduating seniors wishing to further their education in medicine or an allied health field at an institution of higher learning, including universities, colleges and trade schools.

Deadline for receipt is April 2nd, 2021


Local Scholarship: Falmouth High School Alumni Association

Bill Bolton Scholarship Fund 2021

Eligible: You must be a direct descendant of a person who attended Falmouth High School between 1931-1956.

The application was emailed to your CHS email. (make a copy in your google drive and you can then complete the application)

Deadline: Must be postmarked by April 5th, 2021


2021 College Undergraduate Scholarship Emerson Morgan Scholarship Delmarva Chicken Association

2021 College Undergraduate Scholarship Emerson Morgan Scholarship Delmarva Chicken Association offers scholarships to students pursuing careers in the chicken community.

$2000.00

Eligibility and Requirements: Must plan a career that could include working with chickens. A complete transcript must accompany the application, and proof of college acceptance is required.

The application was emailed to you. Upload it to google, make a copy and then you can write into the application.

Deadline: must be mailed by you and received no later than 4:30 p.m. on Friday, April 9, 2021


Fredericksburg Area Builders Foundation/The Steigleder Family Scholarship Fund

$3,000-$6500, renewable each year.

Eligible:

Must be accepted and plan to attend the University of Richmond Fall 2021

Students can apply online. The application is at this link: https://www.fabava.com/steigleder-family-scholarship/ .

The Steigleder Family Scholarship Fund was established in 1998 by a past president of the Fredericksburg Area Builders Association. This scholarship is ONLY available to students from the Fredericksburg Area (Caroline County, City of Fredericksburg, Culpeper County, King George County, Orange County, Spotsylvania County, and Stafford County) with preference given to residents of Caroline County, Virginia. It is also preferred, but not required, that the student plan to pursue a degree in a building industry related field.

Deadline: April 15, 2021.


Local Scholarship: Caroline County Agriculture

Caroline County Agricultural Fair Continued Education Scholarship

$500 [five-hundred dollars]

Eligible: graduating high school senior of Caroline High School who is pursuing further studies in one of the following vocational technical (vo-tech) fields: agriculture, automotive technology, carpentry, cosmetology, culinary arts, nursing, or sports medicine.

Conditions of the Scholarship:

• The scholarship money is to be used for tuition. • Payment will be made directly to the institution by the Fair Association. • Scholarship money must be used within one year of issuance of the award.

Applications were emailed to your school email. Save to your google drive, make a copy and you can write into the application.

Deadline: postmarked by April 15th, 2021


Norfolk State University

The Central VA chapter of Norfolk State University Alumni Association (CVC NSUAA) is currently accepting applications for two (2) $1000 scholarships for incoming freshmen with at least a 2.75 GPA and demonstrated financial need and two (2) $500 scholarships for current NSU students with at least a 3.0 GPA and demonstrated financial need.

Deadline: Applications must be postmarked by April 16, 2021!

Here’s the application: https://adobe.ly/3bFBz75


Local Scholarship

George Ruffin Scholarship

Eligible: Must be a senior planning to attend a college, university, or community college after graduation. Must have a 3.0 GPA or higher.

The scholarship application was emailed to your school email address.

Deadline: Must be received by 4/20/2021 It can be mailed or emailed. This information is on the application form.


Student View Scholarship Program

One $5000 Scholarship

Three $1000 Scholarship

Ten $500 Scholarship

To be eligible you must be a senior and plan to attend a college/ university, community college, or technical school and you must apply.

To apply:
Click HERE! and complete a 15 minute application survey about colleges in your area!

Deadline: April 22, 2021


Local Scholarship

The Caroline County Economic Development Authority Scholarship

Eligible:

Senior planning college

Must submit the application and required essay.

Applications should be mailed to the following email address:

wifeofgunz@gmail.com

Deadline: Must be received by April 30, 2021

In the subject of your email include the following information: Caroline County Economic Development Authority Scholarship

The application was sent to your school email.


Capital 1 Military VA Dependent Scholarship

To be eligible:

You must be a Senior who has a parent in the military: dependent of active member

You must have Excellent academics

You must have Community Service

Deadline to apply: April 30th, 2021

Apply and information: Here!




Local Scholarship: BSCVA Scholarship

Central VA Buffalo Soldiers Motorcycle Club Scholarship 2021

Senior planning college, community college, tech school after graduation.

The application is online. Scholarship information Click here

Deadline: April 30th, 2021



VA Soybean Association 2021 Scholarship

Awards: $500 for associates ( community college, $1000 for 4 year college/university

Any student may apply but VSA members, children of members, or grandchildren of members will be given preference.

Application deadline is April 30.

The application was sent to you in your school email!

Please send all completed application materials to Rachel.gresham@vasoybean.com or via mail to: Virginia Soybean Association PO Box 923 Goochland, VA 23063



PBJ Scholarship

$500-$1000

Eligible:

  • Medical issues
  • Peer issues (bullying, change of school, minority status
  • Family issues (divorce, death, lack of income, homelessness, foster are, abuse, etc)

Apply and information may be found at the following link:https://scholarsapp.com/scholarship/pbj-scholarship?utm_source=counselors&utm_medium=Mailer&utm_campaign=Awareness

Deadline: May 31st, 2021


Local Scholarship: The Betty J. Hunter Bazemore Scholarship:

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS

● Must be a resident of the counties of Spotsylvania, Caroline, Culpeper, King George, Orange, Stafford and the City of Fredericksburg, VA.

● Must be actively involved in your church ministries and or community service. (i.e. volunteering at the hospital, non-profit organizations, feeding the homeless) Need to provide proof and information needs to be verifiable. *Applications that are incomplete or not prepared according to directions will not be reviewed. High School Applicants

● Must be graduating from an accredited secondary educational institution

● Must have applied and received admissions to a technical school, junior college, four year college/university (copy of admissions letter will need to be provided) • Acceptance letter from the university that you plan to attend

● Must have a 2.5 or higher GPA (official transcript should be sealed from High School).

● Three (3) letters of recommendations (only one letter will be accepted from a family member).

Mail your completed application package to:

Betty J. Hunter Bazemore Scholarship Fund
PO Box 427
Spotsylvania, VA 22553

The application was emailed to your CHS email. Please save the application to your google drive, make a copy, and then you can write into the application.

Deadline: Must be received or postmarked by June 26, 2021.


AOC Dahlgren Roost Scholarship Program

$1000

The Dahlgren Chapter of the Association of Old Crows has initiated a scholarship program to encourage high school seniors to pursue a college career in areas related to electronic defense.

Eligibility:

 Scholarships will be awarded to selected local high school students who plan to pursue a college education in one of the math, hard sciences, or engineering fields associated with careers in electronic defense and related professions.

 Students must be 1) a current Dahlgren Chapter AOC member, 2) a family member of a Dahlgren Chapter AOC Member, or 3) nominated by any Dahlgren Chapter AOC Member.

Get the latest information at crows.org. To locate the scholarship information, navigate to the Members pull down menu, then go to Chapters, Mid-Atlantic Region, Dahlgren Roost King George, then Scholarships.


Virginia's Sheriff's Institute

Eligible: Senior in Virginia planning to major in college in criminal justice

https://vasheriffsinstitute.org/scholarship/

Deadline: May 1, 2021


JA Future Laureate Scholarship

JA of Central VA is awarding an unspecified number of $2,500 scholarships to deserving high school students!

This competition is open to students in the graduating classes of 2022 and 2023 (sophomores and juniors) who have participated in a JA program since 9/3/19.

Deadline: Applications will be accepted through 11:59pm, May 21, 2021.

For details and application, visit this link!

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SENIOR RECOGNITION FORM

Class of 2021, we are so proud of all of you getting ready for life after graduation! Please continue to fill out the senior recognition form so that you can receive a shoutout for all of your hard work!

Understanding Financial Aid: Loans

A loan is money that is borrowed to pay for college that has to be repaid. There are different types of loans. For more information about federal loans, visit the Federal Student Aid website.

Volunteer Service Hours Opportunity: Caroline Little League


Hello Caroline High School! Caroline Little League Spring season is underway and we love to give out volunteer hours! Games are scheduled for week nights and Saturdays, and occasionally we host Sunday tournaments. A finalized schedule will be coming soon. Our concession stand could use your help! The duties include:

Running the register

Handling correct food orders

Simple cleaning (wipe down counters, sweep)

Trash pick up

A board member (adult) is always present and can guide any volunteers.

If your group/club/organization would like to help out (a lot or a little) please contact @Samantha Brooks Concession Manager

sl_brooks92@icloud

We look forward to working with you!

Caroline Little League

Paige Road, Bowling Green Va

Germanna News

Open House April 19 • 6 p.m. • Online Event

Meet us online and learn about:


Classes, trainings, and programs • Ways to pay and attend Germanna at little to no cost to you • How to get started


Meeting Registration



This event will be held via Zoom

Online Info Sessions

Take a deeper dive and discover your path Connect with Germanna faculty and learn more about our degrees and programs in these areas:


Science and Engineering

April 8 • 6 p.m. • Online Session

Register



College & University Transfer

April 15 • 6 p.m. • Online Session

Register



Health Sciences

April 22 • 6 p.m. • Online Session

Register




Industry & Trade Skills

April 26 • 6 p.m. • Online Session

Register

Germanna Scholarships!

Did you know, every year, money just sits in our Germanna scholarship funds because no one has applied?


It could be awarded to YOU!

Applications for our AwardSpring scholarships opens on April 5th and closes on July 1st and hosts over 70 scholarships! AwardSpring allows you to complete one brief application that automatically matches you to all available scholarships. At the end of the application process, you’ll be able to see every scholarship for which you qualify!


AwardSpring will go live on April 5th

Click here to apply

Germanna Class Registration

April 1 for Summer 2021


May 1 for Fall 2021


See Mrs. Hummer for more information mailto:lhummer@ccps.us

Spring CHS Virtual Job Fair

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Keep checking to see who will be at the Virtual Job Fair!

Swim Club Management Group

Douglas Aquatics, Inc

Value City Furniture

Loves Travel Stops

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