The Prowl


Scholarships/Applications due this week in the Counseling office or online:

  • UW Clifford Hach Chemistry Scholarship—3/15
  • UW Chemistry Teacher Scholarship-3/15
  • UW Alumni Scholarships Online-3/15
  • BP Energy Scholarship Online-3/16
  • Quest Bridge College Prep Scholarship for Juniors-3/24
  • Sunlight Federal Credit Union Scholarship-3/23
  • Powell Athletic Roundtable/Pat Finney Scholarship—3/24
  • Pepsi/Blair’s/Mr. D’s Scholarships—3/24
  • Rocky Mountain Carwash Scholarship-3/24
  • Park County Farm Bureau Federation Scholarship-3/25
  • Powell Volunteer Fireman Scholarship—3/25
  • WR Lee Elks Scholarship—3/26
  • Elks Scholarship—3/26
  • Powell Valley Healthcare Scholarship—3/26



Students:  The Marine Corps rep will be in the commons during both lunches on Monday, March 23rd.  Be sure to stop by his table and find out what great opportunities are available if you join the Marines.

Students:  Are you looking for an exciting summer job working at the Big Horn Canyon National Recreation Area for the summer of 2020?  If you are between the ages of 15 and 18 and interested in working at the Big Horn Canyon, then come by the counseling office for more information and application.  The deadline to turn applications to the Lovell office is April 17th.

Students:  Sheridan College will be offering a Criminal Justice Competition, an interactive college experience, on April 24-25 from 9 am to 5 pm both days.  There will be five competitions such as firearms (range and simulator), mock court, physical fitness, crime scene and academic research paper.  If you are interested in attending register at by March 31, 2020.

Junior Girls:  The Distinguished Young Women Scholarship, Leadership &Talent Competition (formerly America’s Junior Miss) is looking for interested participants.  For more information, go to www.  If you are interested in participating, registration deadline is June 1, 2020.

 Seniors:  The Horatio Alger National Career and Technical Scholarship program is now available for students who are enrolling in a technical or certification program in the fall of 2020.  Please go to for more information.  First priority deadline is April 15, 2020.


Juniors:  The 2020 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 The deadline to apply is March 24, 2020.

 Students:  Indiana University-Bloomington is offering a Business is Global program July 5-18, 2020.  If you are interested in learning about business in different countries and want to attend this program, you must apply by April 8, 2020.  For more information and registration go to

Students:  The University of Wyoming is hosting Wyoming Day on Thursday, April 16, 2020 for high school students.  This jam-packed event is open to all Wyoming high school students and will feature a resource and career fair with Wyoming business, interaction with current UW student ambassadors, a scavenger-hunt style tour of campus and a keynote speech from best-selling writer Anthony O’Neal of the Dave Ramsey organization.   Go to for more information.

Students:  The University of Wyoming is offering their 10th annual Healthcare Careers Summer Camp.  This camp is open to current 10th and 11th graders who are interested in a career in healthcare professions.  Application and reference forms are available at Deadline to apply is May 1st and submission information can be found at web address above.

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 or stop by the counseling office.

Seniors:  The Virginia Military Institute is rewarding academic achievement by offering full and partial scholarships.  If you are interested in attending the Virginia Military Institute, stop by the counseling office.

Students:  Stanford University is offering several summer programs for students.  If you are interested in attending, go to

Students:  ASSE International Student Exchange Program is offering opportunities to study abroad in 2020-2021.  Participating in an exchange program gives offers students to learn about another language and culture.  For more information, come by the counseling office or go to

Sophomores and Juniors:  The University of Wyoming School of Energy Resources is offering the Energy Summer Institute July 12-17, 2020.  To learn more and to apply online go to

 Students:  Pratt Institute in Brooklyn, NY is offering summer precollege programs in art, design, architecture, fashion or writing.  Learn more about the Summer 2020 PreCollege program, and check out what other students have said about the program at

Students:  Washington University in St. Louis is offering precollege programs during the summer of 2020.  If you are interested in learning more or registering for these programs, please go to

Students:  Boston University is offering pre-college programs during the summer of 2020.  If you are interested in learning more or registering for these programs, go to


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