The Prowl

  • September 12Volleyball vs. Thermop today, Sept. 12: Frosh, 4 p.m.; JV 5 p.m.; varsity 6 p.m.

Scholarships

Seniors:  QuestBridge National College Match – will pair outstanding low-income students (family income earning less than $65,000) with early admission and full four-year scholarships to top-ranked colleges.  Deadline to apply is September 26, 2019.  Come by the counseling to talk to your counselor about applying. Go to www.questbridge.org to apply.

Horatio Alger National Scholarship Program:  The National Scholarship Program is awarded to eligible students in all fifty states, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico.  National Scholars receive an all-expense paid trip to Washington D.C. during the spring of their senior year to participate in the National Scholars Conference.  Applicant must be a high school senior in the United States progressing normally toward graduation in the spring of 2019 with plans to enter college in the US no later than fall following graduation.  The applicant must demonstrate critical financial need ($55,000 or lower adjusted gross family income), be involved in co-curricular and community service activities, display integrity and perseverance in overcoming adversity, maintain a minimum GPA of 2.0 and be a US citizen.  Deadline to apply is October 25, 2019.  Apply at https://scholars.horatioalger.org/about-our-scholarship-programs/state-scholarships/.

Daniels Scholarship Program:  Applicant must be a citizen or permanent resident of the US, a Wyoming resident, senior at PHS, demonstrate financial need (adjusted gross income of $85,00 or less–please see the website for more income information), earn an ACT score of 18 in each category or SAT Math score of 490 and Evidence Based Reading and Writing score of 490 and a recommendation from a school official (teacher, coach, principal, counselor, etc). You must access the scholarship application online via the Daniels Fund website (DanielsFund.org).  Application window is from October 1-November 15, 2019.

Alert Magazine:  Applicants for this scholarship must write an essay about a personal encounter themselves or someone they know had with drug or alcohol abuse, how it was dealt with and what they learned from it.  Information about this scholarship is available in the counseling office.  There is no deadline for this scholarship.

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