CTE Signing Day at LBCC – Feb. 14th, 2019

Thursday, February 14, 2019 is National Career and Technical Education (CTE) Signing Day, where high school seniors sign letters of intent to save their spot in next fall’s highly-competitive college CTE programs.

Open to all high school seniors, recent GED completers and those interested in starting on their college path

  • Save your spot for next fall
  • Get on a path to a high-demand, high-wage career
  • Connect with future employers as you commit to your program
  • Show your commitment to earning a college certificate or degree

Learn more about LBCC Career and Technical Education programs:

Questions? Contact Lena Carr, 541-917-4787.

For more information: https://www.linnbenton.edu/future-students/get-to-know-us/cte-signing-day.php

El colegio de la Comunidad de los condados de Linn y Benton (LBCC), va a tener el “ día de Inscripción” para “Las carreras Nacionales de Educación Técnica” el día 18 de Febrero.  En este evento, los estudiantes de preparatoria (High School) firmaran cartas de intento “Aplicación” que les garantizan lugar en algunos programas universitarios altamente competitivos ofrecidos en LBCC.

¿Por qué?

  • Entrada garantizada en programas de alta demanda
  • Obtener en el camino hacia una carrera de salarios altos
  • Obtenga sus decisiones ahora tan usted puede planear para el otoño
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Oregon Community Leadership Scholarship – $4,000/year – Deadline: March 1st, 2019

Established in 2014 by Oregon native Joey Harrington, HFF Founder and former NFL quarterback, the four-year renewable scholarship is awarded every year to four Oregon high school students who demonstrate an aptitude for leadership and plan to attend an Oregon university, college or trade school, but may need financial assistance getting there. Four scholarships will be issued for the 2019/20 academic year. Each scholarship is worth $4,000 per year for a total commitment of $16,000 per student. To learn more about HFF’s mission watch this quick clip: https://vimeo.com/282942511

To be considered, applicants must submit a completed application online, which includes a one-page personal essay and two letters of recommendation. Transcripts are not required, nor requested by HFF. There is no application fee. The application deadline for the 2019/20 academic year is March 1, 2019. Scholarship recipients will be notified by the first week of April 2019.

To Apply: https://harringtonfamilyfoundation.slideroom.com/#/login/program/45227

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Discover Student Loans Scholarship Award – $10,000 – Deadline: Jan. 31st, 2019

Sign up for e-mails to get helpful college tips and resources, and enter to win a scholarship! Throughout the year, 11 eligible students or parents will be randomly selected to win a $10,000 Discover Student Loans Scholarship Award to help cover college expenses.

Enter here: https://scholarship.collegecovered.com/?acmpgn=E_EAW_CSEM_BM_X_BMHS2

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WACE National Co-Op Scholarship Program – Award Amount Varies – Deadline: Feb. 15th, 2019

WACE, on behalf of the nine WACE Partner Institutions, is pleased to announce and sponsor its Seventeenth Annual National Co-op Scholarship Program. As the largest independently sponsored merit co-op scholarship program in the United States, WACE will award up to 160 merit co-op scholarships for a total value of $4,200,000. These merit co-op scholarships will be awarded to high school seniors and transfer students who plan to participate in college cooperative education at one of our Partner Institutions.
To qualify for this scholarship, students must:

  • Have a cumulative high school GPA of 3.5 or better on a 4.0 scale
  • Apply for admission for the 2019-2020 academic year at institution(s) you select on the scholarship application
  • Meet other merit scholarship criteria as established by the institution(s) selected on the application

To Apply: http://waceinc.org/scholarship/index.html

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Prudential Spirit of Community Award – $1,000-$5,000- Deadline: Nov. 6th, 2018

To be eligible, you must:

  • be in grades 5-12 as of November 6
  • be a legal resident of any U.S. state or Washington, D.C.
  • have engaged in a volunteer activity that occurred during the 12 months prior to the date of the application
  • submit a completed application to a school or the head of an official designated local organization by November 6.

November 6, 2018: Student application deadline

November 16, 2018: Deadline for schools and officially designated local organizations to certify Local Honorees for state-level judging

February 5, 2019: Judging results announced by NASSP and Prudential

May 4 – May 7, 2019: National recognition events in Washington, D.C.

Local Honorees receive a Certificate of Achievement from their schools or organization. Those Local Honorees who qualify (26 hours of service for ages 10 and younger, 50 hours for ages 11-15, and 100 hours for older students) also receive the President’s Volunteer Service Award.

Distinguished Finalists receive an engraved bronze medallion, and other state-level runners-up receive Certificates of Excellence.

State Honorees receive an award of $1,000, an engraved silver medallion, and an all-expense-paid trip with a parent or guardian to Washington, D.C., for national recognition events.

National Honorees receive an additional award of $5,000, an engraved gold medallion, a trophy for their schools or nominating organizations, and a $5,000 grant from The Prudential Foundation for a nonprofit charitable organization of their choice.

To Apply: https://spirit.prudential.com/apply/2019

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Oregon Wheat Foundation Scholarship – $1,000 – Deadline: Feb. 1st, 2019

A $1,000 scholarship for graduating seniors is offered to recognize graduates from each of the Oregon Wheat Growers League counties or regions. To be eligible to apply for this award, the student’s family must be a grower member of the OWGL or an employee of a grower member.  The scholarship is also offered to high school seniors who work part time for a grower member.

A scholarship may be awarded in one of the following wheat producing counties or regions: Central Oregon, Gilliam, Klamath, Malheur, Morrow, Sherman, Umatilla, Union/Baker, Wallowa, Wasco, North Willamette Valley and South Willamette Valley.

All applicants must be planning to enroll in a University or two-year Community College with the intent of completing a bachelor’s degree.

Note: Application must be postmarked by February 1st of the current school year.
Download the printable Application
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FIDM National Scholarship Competition – Deadline: March 29th, 2019

Do you belong to the next generation of solution-oriented creative leaders, entrepreneurs, and trendsetters? Showcase your talent as you demonstrate a strong understanding of aesthetics and the ability to push your limits, in our 2019 National Scholarship Competition, featuring Celebrity Judge Kris Jenner.

More than 30 scholarships will be awarded, including eight full one-year scholarships for the following majors:

  • Merchandising & Marketing
  • Beauty Marketing & Product Development
  • Fashion Design
  • Graphic Design
  • Interior Design
  • Social Media
  • Visual Communications
  • Merchandise Product Development
  • Apparel Industry Management

All entries must be postmarked by March 29, 2019.

To Apply: http://fidm.edu/en/admissions/financial+aid/scholarships/national+scholarship+competition

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