The Prowl

  • March 12Panthers 2nd, Lady Panthers 4th at state 3A state basketball tournament

  • March 12PHS cheer squad state camps for Game-Day routine

Opportunities

Announcements:

Students:  The MSU Billings City College Rep will be in the commons during lunches on March 25th.  Be sure to visit with them to find out what is happening at MSU Billings City College.

Students:  If you are interested in attending Military Academy, there will be an information session at Cody High School on Saturday, May 4, 2019 at 1:00 pm.  There will be representatives from the West Point, Air Force Academy, Naval Academy, US Coast Guard Academy and Merchant Marine Academy.  Attendees will learn about the academy application process, attending a military academy, and serving as an officer.  Representatives from Wyoming’s Congressional Delegation will explain how they can help you gain a nomination.

Junior Girls:  The Distinguished Young Women Scholarship, Leadership &Talent Competition (formerly America’s Junior Miss) is looking for interested participants.  For more information, stop by the counseling office or go to www. http://distinguishedyw.org .

Students:  The University of Wyoming is offering their annual Healthcare Careers Summer Camp on the UW campus July 7-12, 2019.  The camp is open to current 10th and 11th graders who are interested in the health professions.  The cost of the camp is $150.00 Application and reference forms are available on the following website: http://www.uwyo.edu/wwami/summercamp/summercamp//index.html.  Deadline to apply is May 1, 2019.

Students:  AmeriCorps is a national service program dedicated to building young leaders, serving disadvantaged communities, increasing job skills and providing opportunities to earn money for education.  AmeriCorps is available for students who are age 18-24.  For more information visit www.corps.vet. or contact the Northwest region rep Kelly Baumann at [email protected].

 Juniors:  The University of Wyoming is accepting applications for the Engineering Summer Program (ESP) beginning December 10, 2018 until March 25, 2019.  This week long program will expand your horizons, develop creative thinking and problem-solving skills, and challenge your imagination.  Students who are interested in any career are encouraged to apply.  For more information go to http://www.uwyo.edu/ceas/resources/outreach/programs/esp/  or email [email protected].

 Juniors:  Leadership Enterprise for a Diverse America (LEDA) is a 7 week summer institute at Princeton University.  Applicant must be a junior in high school, family income of $90,000 or less a year, 3.5 or high GPA, take advanced courses, desire to be a leader and involved in community and school.  Apply by December 10, 2018 at www.ledascholars.org/apply.

Seniors:  Dawson Community College is looking for students who are interested in running track and cross country.  They are offering scholarships to anyone who is interested.  Check them out at www.dawson.edu and call or text coach Ben Sandy at 402-650-1771.

Students:  The St. Albans School of Public Service is politics, government and public service summer program in Washington, D.C.  SPS offers a select group of 45 rising high school seniors from around the country an extraordinary opportunity to learn about and experience the nature of public service, public policy and international affairs for four weeks in the nation’s capital.  This summer the SPS program is from June 23-July 20, 2019.  The application is available at www.schoolofpublicservice.org.

  Sophomores and JuniorsWashington University at St. Louis is offering their High School Summer Scholars Program.  Discover what real college courses are like, share classes with other college students, and get a head start on adjusting to college life.  Our five-week Summer Scholars Program lets you choose a couple of college courses from a variety of academic disciplines – foreign languages, the sciences, the humanities, the arts, and the social sciences.  Earn up to seven units of college credit.  If you would like more information, go to http://summerscholars.wustl.edu. 

Students:  Stanford University is offering several summer programs for students.  If you are interested in attending, go to www.spcs.stanford.edu/collegecounselor.

Students:  George Washington University is offering several summer programs for students who are interested in attending.  For more information go to www.go.gwu.edu/precollege.

Students:  Saint John’s College is offering summer academy pre-college programs for high school students.  If you are interested in attending, go to www.sjc.edu/summer-academy-2019.

Students:  If you are interested in attending Dakota College in Bottineau, they are offering several scholarship opportunities in photography thru a photo contest.  If you are interested go to [email protected].  Deadline for entry is February 15, 2019.

 Students:  The School of Energy Resources at the University of Wyoming is offering the Energy Summer Institute for 10th and 11th graders during the week of July 14-19th on the UW campus.  The application period is now open and will close when the 20 available spots are filled.  The cost is $300 per student to cover room and board.  Scholarships are available for students experiencing financial hardships.  To learn more about ESI go to www.uwyo.edu/ser.

Students:  Indiana University-Bloomington is offering a Business is Global program July 7-20, 2019.  If you are interested in learning about business in different countries and want to attend this program you must apply by April 10, 2019.  For more information and registration go to www.go.iu.edu/6bw.

Students:  Boston University is offering five different exciting programs for high school students in the summer of 2019.  Pre-college programs provide students with rigorous and collaborative college life experience that enable them to gain a strong sense of personal and academic potential.  For more information and to register go to www.bu.edu/summer/highschool.

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