Scholarship and summer job information released by VHS counselor's office

Local scholarships are now available in the VHS Counselor's Office.  They are due March 15.

 

Senior Football players---Hartness/Roberts Scholarship information available in the Counselor’s office.

 

Wild River Country----Time to find that Summer Job

Lifeguards---We hire more lifeguards every summer that all the other departments combined !

This is a GREAT job to have on your college applications or on future job applications. We will hire around

150 lifeguards. Lifeguard class dates being offered during spring break week.

        Sign up for a class here :  Class #1    March 18 & 19

                                                                Class #2    March 22 & 23

                                                                Class #3    March 25th & 26th

application is online

 

Louie Family Foundation Scholarship

    1. The Kim and Harold Louie Family Foundation (the “Foundation”) anticipates awarding approximately $100,000 in scholarships in 2017.

    2. Applicants should have demonstrated outstanding personal achievements, academic merit, leadership qualities and/or community service.

    3. Special consideration will be noted for applicants:

      1. who have parents that are United States veterans or are currently in the U.S. military;

      2. with a demonstrated financial need;

      3. with parents who did not attend college; or

      4. with a documented significant disability

    4. To download that application visit:

      1. http://www.louiefamilyfoundation.org/scholarship-application

    5. Deadline: March 31

 

National Dairy Shrine Scholarships

    1. To be eligible for the scholarship a student must:

      1. Attend a school in the US and majoring in dairy industry or other agricultural related fields.

      2. To see a list of scholarships, award amounts, and apply visit:  https://www.dairyshrine.org/download_scholarship_app.php

 

Gloria Barron Prize

    1. The Gloria Barron Prize for Young Heroes celebrates inspiring, public-spirited young people from diverse backgrounds all across North America. Each year, the Barron Prize honors 25 outstanding young leaders ages 8 to 18 who have made a significant positive difference to people and the environment.

    2. Deadline: April 15.

    3. To apply visit: http://barronprize.org/apply/

 

Chopin Foundation Scholarship Program

    1. The purpose of the Chopin Foundation Scholarship Program is to support and encourage young, talented American pianists through up to four years of preparation for the National Chopin Piano Competition of the United States, which is held in Miami, Florida, every five years.

    2. For an application and more information visit:  http://www.chopin.org/scholarship-requirements.html

 

Review It Scholarship

    1. To be eligible for the Dr. Gabriel and Christine Chiu “Review It” Scholarship a student must:

      1. Be attending college or university no later than September of 2017.

      2. Have achieved a GPA of 2.5 or greater during their last academic year.

      3. Be attending or planning to attend a school in the US.

      4. Submit answers to the “review it” essay questions no later than 11:59 PM EST on June 30.

      5. http://www.chiureviews.com/reviews.php

 

Arkansas Society of Professional Engineers - Central Chapter

    1. Deadline: May 12

    2. Awards:  $1,000

    3. Eligibility requirements: High school senior, have at least a 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale, a minimum SAT of 500 math and 450 verbal or ACT of 25 math and 23 English, and intend to earn a degree in engineering and attend an ABET accredited university.

    4. Go by the counselor’s office for an application.

 

Faulkner County Fair Board Scholarship

    1. This scholarship is open to any senior graduating from a Faulkner County High School who has participated in activities of the Faulkner County Fair whether in showing of livestock, home economics, volunteering or in other capacities.  

    2. Come by the counselor’s office for an application.

 

The Society of American Military Engineers (SAME) is hosting the SAME/Army Engineering and Construction Camp, June 11-17 in Vicksburg, MS.  Students will engage in hands-on engineering and construction activities under the mentorship and supervision of SAME professionals and other volunteers from the local engineering community.  The program includes interaction with representatives of architecture/engineering firms, construction companies, Military leaders, and Corps of Engineers' employees.  For more information, go by the counselor's office.