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SIXTEENTH ANNUAL NATIONAL CO-OP SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
WACE, on behalf of the nine WACE Partner Institutions, is pleased to announce and sponsor its Sixteenth 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 listed on the Scholarship Partners tab.
APPLICATION DEADLINE: FEBRUARY 15, 2018* (POSTMARKED)
*Please note deadline exceptions for Clarkson University, Drexel University,
Merrimack College, SUNY Oswego and University of Massachusetts Lowell
To qualify for this scholarship, students must:
Please complete the National Co-op Scholarship Program Application including a typed one-page essay (200-words) describing why you have chosen to pursue a college cooperative education program and mail it to: WACE 600 Suffolk Street, Suite 503 Lowell, MA 01854
For General Questions, please contact: Marty Ford at email@example.com
We do not require transcripts or recommendations. (Please do not send)
EARLY APPLICATIONS ARE HIGHLY ENCOURAGED.
WACE encourages minority and female students as well as students interested in science, mathematics, engineering and technology (STEM) to apply for this merit co-op scholarship.
Please note the selection of scholarship recipients is decided by each partner institution.
ALL SCHOLARSHIPS ARE NON-TRANSFERABLE - RECIPIENTS WILL BE NOTIFIED BETWEEN MARCH AND MAY OF 2018.
Date: Saturday October 28, 2017
Time: 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Location: Wisner-Bottrall Applied Technology CenterPlease join us at our Fall Open House. Anyone thinking of attending GRCC is welcome to attend. Feel free to bring your family and friends.
FULL-TUITION SCHOLARSHIP COMPETITION - January 18-19, 2018
Students and Parents: Join Colorado Christian University for a special scholarship contest! On January 18-19, 2018, CCU will host our World Changers Scholarship Weekend for prospective students who will be new freshmen in CCU's College of Undergraduate Studies beginning in the Fall 2018 semester. The prestigious World Changers Scholarships* are reserved for three graduating high school seniors who have demonstrated outstanding leadership potential.
During the weekend:
Call 800.44.FAITH or email firstname.lastname@example.org
WHAT IS CALVIN LIFEWORK?
The Sophie deMarsac Campau Chapter is pleased to sponsor the DAR Good Citizens program in our area. This program honors an outstanding young person in the senior class who demonstrates qualities of a good citizen, as well as provides an opportunity for this student to participate in the scholarship portion of the program.
The top essay submitted will receive a $500 scholarship.
Please include all requested material by November 1, 2017 to:
Theresa Tuttle, 2263 Leonard St. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49505
Phone: 616-364-7191, Email: TheresaLTuttle@yahoo.com
In honor of October being Michigan College Month, Ferris State is getting in the spirit by hosting its own Application Week, with prizes and scholarship money up for grabs!
If you haven’t applied for the Spring 2018, or Fall 2018 semester yet, fill out our FREE admissions application now. You’ll be entered to win up to $2,000 in scholarship money, a free parking permit, or a basket full of Ferris gear (among other prizes) for your first year at Ferris!
You have until October 6th to fill out the application & prizes will start on October 2nd!
Saturday, November 11 at 10:00 AM & Saturday, December 9 at 10:00 AM
Meet students and faculty and explore degree options, financial aid, and campus living. Discover more about our 100 undergraduate, master's, and doctoral programs in Colleges of Architecture and Design, Arts and Sciences, Engineering, and Management. There are two Blue Devil Days offered during the fall, so please choose the date that works best for you!
Friday, October 13, 2017 - 8:00 AM. - 1:00 PM
Join us for a day of exploring dynamic career and education options. Selecting a major and ultimately a career can be hard. Let us make this decision a little easier, by allowing you the opportunity to experience Lawrence Tech's state-of-the-art labs, studios and facilities first hand. This event is for high school sophomores, juniors, and seniors interested in participating in three interactive, hands-on sessions specially designed to expose them to the rich variety of programs at Lawrence Tech. Join us and be inspired and challenged by Lawrence Tech professors.
Applying for scholarships is easy!
The University of Michigan-Dearborn wants to reward you for your academic excellence. Simply apply for admission and be automatically considered for select scholarships. Along with your admission, we will notify you of your scholarship eligibility.
Freshman scholarship offers are based on GPA at the time of admission and SAT/ACT scores for high school students applying for Winter 2017 through Summer 2018 semesters and is subject to change at any time. (see chart below).
Scholarships will continue to be awarded after the December 15 priority deadline as long as funds are available.
Saturday, October 21, 2017 | 12:00 - 3:30 pm
The Office of Admissions and Orientation invites prospective undergraduate students and their families to join us for Fall Open House. This event is an ideal opportunity to learn everything you want to know about UM-Dearborn and the Degree that Makes the Difference.
You could win Michigan football tickets!
Each student in attendance will be entered into a random drawing for a pair of tickets to the University of Michigan vs University of Minnesota football game on November 4, 2017. Students must check-in at the event in order to be entered into the drawing. 2 winners will be drawn (1 pair of tickets per winner). Winners will be contacted on Monday, October 23.
GRAND VALLEY LAKER EXPERIENCE DAYS
Saturday, October 14 & Friday, October 27
Representatives from academic departments and support services will be available to answer questions. In addition to walking tour of campus, a tour of the Frederik Meijer Honors College will also be available.
GRAND VALLEY LAKER PERSPECTIVES DAY
Saturday, November 18
Program intended to encourage students to start thinking about their college search, applying to college and to acquaint them with Grand Valley State University. In addition to an admissions overview, the agenda includes information from Financial Aid, Student Life and Housing. A campus tour is also included.
Register online at gvsu.edu/visit or call (616) 331-2025 or (800) 748-0246
You are invited to attend a
YALE INFORMATION SESSION
Tuesday, October 3rd, 2017 at 7:00 PM
East Lansing High School
509 Burcham Dr, East Lansing, Michigan 48823
Corinne Smith, Assistant Director of Admissions, will discuss adademic programs, residential college and campus life, admissions and financial aid.
All students are welcome to attend.
Registration is optional, but encouraged.
Saturday, September 23, 2017
Specifically designed to showcase Central Michigan University to prospective students and their families in an open house format, CMU & You Day is the premier opportunity to discover everything CMU has to offer – all while experiencing the excitement of a Division I campus during a home football Saturday.
WHEN: Sunday, October 1 @ 7:00 PM
WHERE: JW Marriot Grand Rapids - 235 Louis Street NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49503
Exploring College Options, a special recruitment program sponsored by the undergraduate admissions offices of five of the country's leading universities: Duke University, Georgetown University, Harvard University, the University of Pennsylvania, and Stanford University; is coming to Grand Rapids on Sunday October 1. Representatives from the five universities will conduct brief slide presentations about their institution and answer your questions about the sometimes-mystifying world of college admissions.
Student Services is hosting a senior parent/student meeting on Monday, September 25, at 7:00 p.m. for those interested in attending college after graduation. In addition, Aquinas College will be presenting on the financial aid process and providing guidance with how to fill out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid. The timeline for the FAFSA changed last year, as has the tax information required. This meeting will be held in the Caledonia High School Fine Arts Center. We look forward to seeing you!
In the mean time, check out these posts from the US Department of Education:
7 Things You Need Before You Fill Out the 2018-2019 FAFSA Form
3 FAFSA Deadlines You Need to Be Aware Of
Date: Monday, Sept. 18 | 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Location: Cornerstone University | Bernice Hansen Athletic Center
Cornerstone University will be hosting a Christian college fair on Monday, Sept. 18 at 6:30 PM. This fair will provide students the opportunity to meet college representatives from Christian colleges all across the nation! This event is FREE and no RSVP is necessary.
LEARN MORE AT:
christiancollegefairs.com or by emailing their Admissions Office at email@example.com .
JUNIORS & SENIORS: Fall is a great time to meet our college reps and gather information about each college you are considering to attend.
Dates will be posted here, on our blog and in Scots Update. It is up to the student to check with their teacher to be sure they can miss the 45-60 minutes of class to attend the visit.
Students must also sign up via our online form , at least TWO DAYS IN ADVANCE in order to have a pass out of class.
09/12 - Michigan State University @ 10:30 - Upper Forum
09/14 - Michigan Technological University @ 9:10 - Upper Forum
09/18 - Calvin College @ 9:10 - Lower Forum
09/19 - North Central University @ 10:30 - SS Conf Room 1 (#2352)
09/19 - Davenport University @ 1:30 - Fine Arts Center
09/20 - Spring Arbor University @ 8:00 - SS Conf Room 1 (#2352)
09/21 - Colorado Christian University @ 1:30 - SS Conf Room 1 (#2352)
09/28 - Hope College @ 1:30 - Lower Forum
09/29 - Cedarville @ 9:10 - SS Conf Room 1 (#2352)
10/02 - Alma @ 8:00 - Upper Forum
10/03 - Grand Rapids Community College @ 8:00 - Fine Arts Center
10/09 - Lawrence Tech University @ 1:30 - SS Conf Room 1 (#2352)
10/25 - Ferris State University @ 10:30 - Lower Forum
10/26 - Hillsdale College @ 9:10 - SS Conf Room 1 (#2352)
11/02 - Saginaw Valley State @ 1:30 - Upper Forum
**Representatives will be located in the North Campus Cafeteria at lunch**
09/05 - Air Force
09/07 - Marines
09/12 - Army
09/21 - Army National Guard
10/03 - Air Force
10/05 - Army National Guard
10/10 - Army
10/12 - Marines
Register NOW for the October 11 PSAT
All interested 10th and 11th graders are eligible to take the PSAT on October 11. Register now for this 2 hour test, via our online form; THEN drop off a check for $25 to the Student Services Department, made payable to Caledonia High School.
Most students take the PSAT during their junior year, but often students also opt to take the PSAT when they are sophomores to get the feel of the test. Do note, only the scores from the PSAT taken in your junior year that are considered for the National Merit Scholarship Competition.
UPCOMING ACT DATES
TEST: September 9
Deadline: has passed
Late Deadline: has passed
TEST: October 28
Deadline: September 22
Last Deadline: October 6
TEST: December 9
Deadline: November 3
Late Deadline: November 17
Register online at: www.act.org
CHS SCHOOL CODE: 230-455
UPCOMING SAT DATES
TEST: October 7
Deadline: September 8
Late Deadline: September 27
TEST: November 4
Deadline: October 5
Late Deadline: October 25
TEST: December 2
Deadline: November 2
Late Deadline: November 21
Register online at: https://collegereadiness.collegeboard.org/sat
CHS SCHOOL CODE: 230-455
Senior Transitions Financial Aid Night - September 25
Student Services is hosting a senior parent/student meeting on Monday, September 25, at 7:00 p.m. for those interested in attending college after graduation. In addition, Aquinas College will be presenting on the financial aid process and providing guidance with how to fill out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid. The timeline for the FAFSA changed last year, as well as the tax information required. This meeting will be held in the Caledonia High School Fine Arts Center.
Comcast Leaders and Achievers Scholarship Program
GPA: 2.8 +
Dates: 9/6 through 11/30
Additional Information: Must plan to attend an accredited, non-profit college, university or vocational/technical school in the US. Should demonstrate leadership abilities. Must have a commitment to community service.
Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s Student of the Year
Dates: through 11/7
Additional Information: Students of the Year candidates are high school students who are interested in and enthusiastic about volunteerism, philanthropy, community outreach, and leadership. CONTACT: (248) 581-3916 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org
Michigan Scholarship - Ave Maria University
GPA: 2.8 +
Dates: through 11/7
You can also find current information on our Job Board located outside Student Services or in our Job Postings Document.
BIG O’s SMOKEHOUSE
Location: 9740 Cherry Valley Ave SE, Caledonia, Michigan 49316
Job Description: Looking to hire 5 to 6 part time workers for afternoons and evenings. The work is general labor.
Contact: Seth at email@example.com or 616-891-5555
JOE WASH MOBILE PRESSURE WASHING
Location: 7844 Serenity Drive, Middleville, MI 49333
Job Description: Service Technician - This position will entail mobile pressure washing in the outdoor elements and interior home and business solutions for various industries. Must be flexible and versatile for any and all jobs.