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Opportunities

Applications due this week in the Counseling office or online:

  • Billings Clinic Foundation Scholarship—3/12
  • Pepsi/Blair’s and Pepsi/The Market—3/12
  • Powell Education Association Scholarship—3/12
  • UW Alumni Association Scholarships—3/15
  • BP Energy Scholarship—3/15
  • Clifford Hach Chemistry Scholarship—3/15
  • Hach Chemistry Teacher Scholarship—3/15
  • Flavorful Futures Scholarship—3/15
  • Park County Commissioners Scholarship—3/22
  • Park County Republican Women Scholarship-3/22
  • Junior Info Day—3/24
  • Wyoming Outdoorsmen Scholarship—3/24
  • Powell Athletic Roundtable Scholarship-3/24
  • Powell Volunteer Fire Department Scholarship—3/25
  • Powell Elks 2303 Scholarship—3/25
  • WR Lee Elks Scholarship—3/25

 

NEW ANNOUNCEMENTS

Seniors: Senior Info Day is on Wednesday, March 10th.  The counselors will be in with Ms. Jackson during 1st, 4A, and 6th periods, Mr. Cappiello during 3rd period and Mr. Hunt during 2nd and 4B periods.  If you do not have English with one of these teachers, then plan to attend Senior Info during one of these periods.

Students:  If you are interested in becoming a Certified Nurse Assistant, the CNA Training website is offering a $500 scholarship to students who enroll in a CNA training program.  The deadline to apply is April 2, 2021.  More information and application can be located on their website at:  https://cnafreetraining.com/about-us/cna-free-training-scholarship/.  Find CNA training programs available by using this website: https://cnaclassesnearme.com/cna-scholarship/.

 

 ANNOUNCEMENTS

 

Students:  Xanterra is hiring people to work in the National Park Concession operations for the summer of 2021.  If you are interested in working in one of the National Parks this summer go to www.xanterra.com to fill out the online application.

Seniors:  University of Wyoming is offering Summer Bridge Programs for incoming freshman to UW on July 16-August 13, 2021.  The Summer Bridge programs prepare students for academic and social success to create a sense of belonging that will make the transition to UW a positive and welcoming experience.  More information can be found at www.uwyoedu/summerbridge.

Juniors:  The 2021 Quest Bridge College Prep Scholarship is now available for any academically outstanding junior from a low-income background.  If you have questions or want more information, stop by the counseling office and visit with your counselor.  The application can be found on their website at www.questbridge.org. The deadline to apply is March 24, 2021.

Seniors:  The University of Wyoming Pharmacy Early Decision (PED) program is now available for high achieving high school seniors thru the UW School of Pharmacy.  Pharmacy school is a competitive process and being accepted to an early decision program can release some of the stress as well as time and expense applying to multiple programs.  The PED program requires students to have a minimum 3.5 GPA, Math ACT score of 23 or SAT of 560 and a composite ACT score of 27 or SAT 1280.  More information can be found at www.uwyo.edu/pharmacy or stop by the counseling office.

Seniors:  The University of Wyoming’s Board of Trustees’ approved scholarship grids known as the Cowboy Commitment for our Wyoming high school seniors.  There are two ways to be eligible 1) on an unweighted high school gpa of 3.00 or higher or 2) on an unweighted high school gpa of 3.00 and corresponding ACT/SAT composite test score. Test optional is only for eligible new first-time students entering UW fall 2021.

Cowboy Commitment grid is available to view at: http://www.uwyo.edu/admissions/scholarships/residents/cowboycommitment.html.

If you have any questions please reach out to UW at [email protected], call 307-766-5160; or come to the counseling office.

Seniors:  The University of Arizona is offering scholarships for Non-Arizona Resident students for the fall of 2021.  Applicants are not required to submit an SAT or ACT scores for admission or merit aid consideration.  For more information go to www.go.arizona.edu/merit-aid.

Seniors:  The University of Wyoming College of Engineering and Applied Science is offering virtual information sessions highlighting the Engineering and Computer Science and Construction Management degree programs offered at UW.  For more information and registration go to www.uwyo.edu/ceas/virtual-opportunities/index.html.

Seniors: Morgen Patrick would like to take this opportunity to introduce you to the Education Opportunity Center (EOC).  The EOC is a Department of Education–funded TRIO program which is sponsored by the University of Wyoming.  Their goal is to offer free assistance to high school students and adults seeking post-secondary education. Morgen will be meeting with your senior, at his/her school, in the coming months to review the college admissions and selection process as well as scholarships and financial aid. For more information, stop by the counseling office and pick up a packet or download the application at https://botform.compansol.com/201665836453056 . Contact Morgen by calling 754-6109 or by emailing [email protected]

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