Eagles we are officially in the 3rd grading period and state assessment season is upon us. It's also time for seniors to wrap up scholarship applications, and pay the balance on your remaining school activities.
As always feel free to stop by my office (#204) for assistance.
ONWARD AND UPWARD EAGLES!
FAFSA - The FREE Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) form is the most vital step in applying for federal grants, work-study, and loans for college all in ONE application. Apply early to maximize your aid opportunity! Opening October 1, 2022 / State Deadline May 15, 2023
Important FAFSA Deadline Reminders:
- Each college may have its own deadline.
- Check with the college(s) you are interested in attending. You may also want to ask your college about its definition of an application deadline.
- Is it the date your FAFSA form is processed or the date the college receives your processed FAFSA data
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FREE ONLINE SAT/ACT STUDY TOOL
March2Success is a FREE interactive online study program provided by the U.S. Army. This tool is designed to help students prepare for standardized tests, improve school work, and review materials.
2022/2023 SAT & ACT TESTING DATES
SCHOLARSHIPS & INTERNSHIPS
who are at least 18 years of age and have a minimum GPA of 2.8. Applicant must be currently or planning to be enrolled in school majoring in a healthcare or education-related field.
Big Future Scholarship:
The Scholarship Program is open to seniors in high school who meet the eligibility requirements. If you are an eligible student, by completing a college planning step using your College Board account, you will automatically earn a chance to win a $500 scholarship and an additional chance to win a $40,000 scholarship.
There are no essay, minimum GPA, test score, or citizenship requirements. It’s easy to enter scholarship drawings each month. Simply complete one of the steps before the deadline, and you’ll be automatically entered to win $40,000.
To be eligible for the Big Future Scholarship you:
A) Must attend a public, private, or home school, located in one of the fifty (50) United States, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands, Guam, American Samoa, the Northern Mariana Islands, or any other U.S. territories and possessions, or are U.S. Citizens or residents who attend a U.S. Department of Defense Education Activity (“DoDEA”) school outside of the United States and U.S. territories.
B) Must be a senior in high school.
2022-23 Coolidge Scholarship:
The Coolidge Scholarship is a full-ride, four-year, merit scholarship that may be used by recipients for underrgraduate study at any accredited college or university in the United States. Any high school Junior who plans to enroll in college in the fall of 2024 and is an American citizen or legal permanent resident is eligible to apply. Winners may use the scholarship to pursue any academic major. The submission deadline is 5:00pm Eastern time, Thursday, February 23, 2023.
The José Martí Scholarship Challenge Grant Fund is a need-based merit scholarship that provides financial assistance to eligible students of Hispanic origin who will attend Florida public or eligible private institutions.
Click here to download the application instructions.
ITE Diversity Scholar Program:
The purpose of this scholarship is to increase underrepresented populations participation in the transportation profession by supporting increased diversity at the undergraduate level.
There are 4 cornerstones to this program:
- Financial support (a total of up to $20,000 in scholarship support: up to $4000 annually per student for up to 5 years of undergraduate enrollment)
- ITE Student Chapter engagement
- Internship Opportunities
This program is open to any U.S. high school student or community college student planning to transfer to a 4-year university, who is of African-American; Native American, Alaskan, and Hawaiian; or Hispanic/Latino heritage with an interest in a career in transportation and seeking to study transportation engineering, planning, or in a related-field at a school with an established ITE Student Chapter.
The deadline for all applicants is 3/15/2023. CLICK HERE for more information.
The Senior Police Executive Angel Calzadilla/Do The Right Thing (DTRT) Police Memorial Scholarship is offered to Miami-Dade County high school seniors who would like to pursue a career in law enforcement by attending the Miami Police Academy. The scholarship will cover tuition up to but not to exceed $6,100. Applications are due February, 27, 2023 by 4:00pm at the DTRT office.
CLICK HERE to complete your application.
MONTHLY STUDENT SCHOLARSHIP NEWSLETTER
The Student Scholarship Newsletter is a monthly publication listing a variety of funding opportunities. Click here to print or download the latest publication. Stop by Ms. Moore's office (#204) for assistance.
The QuestBridge National College Match connects academically outstanding high school seniors from low-income backgrounds with full four-year scholarships to the nation's best colleges.