Upcoming College Fairs/ Open Houses/Campus Visits/ Summer Programs
*** See Mrs. Griffin for further details, times, locations and registration information**
RED ROCKS COMMUNITY COLLEGE SPRING SHOWCASE OPEN HOUSE
Lakewood Campus - 4/25 - 4 PM - 7 PM
To RSVP, please visit: www.rrcc.edu/openhouse
CENTRAL COLLEGE, IOWA SPRING VISIT DAY - FRIDAY 4/28, 10 am
HIGH SCHOOL SOPHOMORES AND JUNIORS SPRING OPEN HOUSE 5/7/2017 9 am - 2:30 pm
information and registration hofstra.edu/visit or call 516-463-6700
COLORADO CHRISTIAN PREVIEW DAYS
SPRING - * President's Day Preview, 4/28-29 *Scholarship Recognition Weekend
KANSAS STATE UNIVERSITY SPRING CAMPUS VISITS
DORDT COLLEGE 2016-17 CAMPUS VISIT DAYS
4/28/17- expenses may be reimbursed depending on distance to travel to campus.
COLGATE UNIVERSITY SATURDAY VISITS
MONTANA STATE UNIVERSITY IN BOZEMAN - MSU FRIDAY'S - 6/16/17 -
registration : www.montana.edu/admissions/msufriday/
HELPFUL APPLICATION WORKSHOPS FOR SCHOLARSHIPS AND FAFSA
Arapahoe Community College hosts free FAFSA Labs every Monday from 1-6 pm throughout the fall/2016 semester. This service is available to all college bound students - not just those who plan to attend Arapahoe Community College. This service is a drop in service or you can make an appointment at arapahoe.edu/fafsa-lab
SCHOLARSHIP SEARCH WEBSITES
*** Visit the Future Center for details, applications or nomination forms ***
Reminder – Students who have
already applied to colleges, be sure to check your college websites for
information about applying for internal scholarships and the application
METROPOLITAN STATE UNIVERSITY OF DENVER SCHOLARSHIPS FOR DREAMERS - for DACA or TPS eligible students who are First Time College Students or Community College Graduates
Application opens 11/15/16. information: www.TheDream.US
Montana State University Bozeman Fall 2017 Non- Resident Freshman Scholarships
Barbizon & Southwest Model and Talent Agency College Scholarships
application: www.SWMTAgency.com/Scholarship or call 877-408-9652
K-State College of Engineering - Out of State Scholarships:
Heritage Scholarship - renewable for 4-yrs - for incoming students whose parent or grandparent graduated from K- State
Purple and White Scholarship or Honors Scholarship - renewable for 4-yrs - Awarded to out-or-state seniors with a minimum 3.5 GPA and 24 ACT or 1160 SAT
JFK PROFILES IN COURAGE ESSAY CONTEST - open to United States high school students is grades nine through twelve. All students must list the name of their nominating teacher on the registration form.
Application and information: https://www.jfklibrary.org/Education/Profile-in-Courage-Essay-Contest.aspx
WESTERN NEBRASKA COMMUNITY COLLEGE
Scholarship for Success merit scholarship - application deadline 6/1/2017
ACT Scholarship - Full Tuition - official ACT's must be sent to admissions office one week before semester begins.
LA RAZA YOUTH LEADERSHIP INSTITUTE INC. SCHOLARSHIP
Application Deadline: 4/5/2017 * Students must also attend the LaRaza Youth Leadership Conference on 4/29/17.
Registration for Youth Leadership Conference @ www.larazayouth.org
Registration deadline: 4/26/2017
HISPANIC ANNUAL SALUTE SCHOLARSHIP
application deadline - 4/28/2017
JEFFERSON COUNTY ASSOCIATION OF EDUCATIONAL OFFICE PROFESSIONALS (JCAEOP) STUDENT SCHOLARSHIP - for graduating seniors pursuing a career in business or office occupation, library media, or occupations relating to special needs students. These scholarships will be presented at the JCAEOP Awards Banquet on May 11, 2017
VIETNAM VETERANS OF AMERICA (VVA) CHAPTER 1017 TONY LOPEZ SCHOLARSHIP
Application deadline 5/1/2017 - This scholarship is open to any graduating senior enrolling in colleges or vocational schools in the fall of 2017.
TOGETHER WE RISE FAMILY FELLOWSHIP PROGRAM -for graduating seniors who are foster youth
Application deadline: 5/1/2017
B.DAVIS SCHOLARSHIP - sponsored by student award search - open to juniors and seniors
application deadline - 5/22/2017 - essay required
MARILYN LEIMBACH FUTURE TEACHERS SCHOLARSHIP - sponsored by Bear Creek K-8 school - applicants must have attended Bear Creek K-8 at some point
application deadline - 5/1/2017 by 3:30 pm
application packet may also be submitted electronically to Debby.Johnson@jeffco.k12.co.us or faxed to 303-982-8715
Details in Future Center
ABBOT AND FENNER SCHOLARSHIP FOR JUNIORS AND SENIORS
Applicants write an essay on a provided topic .
Application deadline: 6/12/2017
Application @ firstname.lastname@example.org
HORATIO ALGIER ASSOCIATION CAREER & TECHNICAL SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
Application Deadline - 6/15/2017
PAUL MITCHELL SCHOOL SCHOLARSHIP
application and letter of recommendation deadline 7/31/2017 contact Whitney at 303-233-1733 ext. 5303
SUMMIT DISABILITY LAW GROUP 2016 DISABILITY SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM - open to seniors with documented disability enrolled or accepted to a college or university in the United States.
application deadline - 8/1/2017
HANSEN INJURY LAW FIRM SCHOLARSHIP - open to seniors injured in car, bicycle or other events leading to personal injuries.
application deadline- 8/1/2017
online application: www.hanseninjurylawfirm.com/scholarships/
FISHER & TALWAR ATTORNEYS GENERAL SCHOLARSHIP
Application deadline: 11/ 15/17
Loans is giving away $100,000 in scholarships. Students can get tips and
resources on paying for college and enter for a chance to win a $2,500
scholarship award. No purchase or student loan necessary. Enter now
at CollegeCovered.com/Assist - Sweepstakes opens March 13, 2017 and ends December 31, 2017.
Ongoing Scholarships and Awards
Navy Reserve Officer Training Corps Scholarships
US Army Reserve Scholar Athlete Award for Juniors and Seniors - must be nominated by school
US Army Youth Certificate of Recognition for all grade levels - must by nominated by school or sponsoring youth organizations, civic and service groups or other community leaders
Alert Magazine Scholarships
Visit Future Center for information and applications
Red Rocks Community College Student Ambassadors- (part- time paid positions)
Colorado State University, Pueblo President's Leadership Program
American University Washington DC Gap Programs
Year-long (Fall 2016-Spring 2017)
QUESTBRIDGE COLLEGE PREP SCHOLARS PROGRAM FOR JUNIORS
Scholarships available to attend college summer programs at schools like Yale and Stanford. This program gives high achieving, low-income juniors and early advantage in applying to top colleges.. Full scholarships to summer programs available to qualifying students.
COLORADO BOYS STATE PROGRAM - "The nation's premier program to develop tomorrow's leaders" Participants earn college credits and can apply for college scholarships. Tuition for attending is paid by local American Legion Posts.
Location: CSU Pueblo campus - 6/4/17 - 6/10/17
Application deadline: 5/1/17
Information and Online applications: www.CoLegionBoysState.org or call 800-477-1655
COLORADO GIRLS STATE PROGRAM - The American Legion Auxiliary Girls State is a unique and exciting government-in-action learning program for high school juniors. Tuition is paid by local American Legion Posts
Location: UNC campus - 6/11/17 - 6/17/17
Information: www.ALAforVeterans.org or contact you local American Legion Auxiliary unit at- 303-367-5388
HARVARD SUMMER INSTITUTE ON COLLEGE ADMISSIONS
Application to apply and full payment must be submitted by 5/15/17
Jobs/ Volunteer/ Apprenticeship/Internship Opportunities
City of Golden - www.cityofgolden.net
Jeffco Library -www.jeffcolibrary.org
City of Lakewood - www.cityoflakewood.org
American Job Center Youth Room - email@example.com
Greenway Leadership Corps www.greenwayfoundation.org
Jefferson County Open Space 2016 Trail Stewardship Team - must be a Jeffco resident, age 14 - 18 applications
US Army Outreach Program (AEOP) for all high school students interested in STEM
Elwood Staffing - www.elwoodjobs.com
Holiday Retirement Community @ Lakewood Estates is looking for volunteers within its resident enrichment program. Contact: Ally Chard - firstname.lastname@example.org or 303-987-3888
Holiday Retirement Community @ Lakewood Estates is hiring Servers. For employment opportunities contact: Deneen Parkinson - 303-987-3888
Camp Ember - A four day, three night immersive intorduction to the fire service, for young women ages 16-18.
Location- Red Rocks Community College- Applications open February 2017
Information or to register- www.rrcc.edu/camp-ember
SUMMER STUDY OR STUDENT EXCHANGE PROGRAMS
CAMP NEURO SUMMER 2017 - A 1-week summer day camp open to all high school students ( including 2017 graduates) at least 15 years and older as of the first day of assigned session. Although Camp Neuro's primary focus is on the care and maintenance of the brain as well as psychology, it provides an excellent starting point for career in all fields of medicine. Scholarships available.
Denver location: CU School of Medicine Anschutz Campus
For more information, including locations, dates, deadlines, and application details, please visit www.campneuro.org.
UNIVERSITY OF COLORADO, DENVER BUSINESS SCHOOL is offering a Risk Management and Insurance (RMI) Summer Program. This is a free summer course for current high school sophomores, juniors and seniors. Learn about the varied career opportunities in the Risk Management and Insurance industry.
Dates: 6/19 - 6/21 or 6/26-6/28 Times: 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: University of Colorado, Denver Business School - 1475 Lawrence Street, Denver, CO 80202
WHAT A BLAST! 2017 MINING CAMP @ MONTANA TECH- open to high school students interested in careers in Mining Engineering
Camp Dates - 6/18-6/23, 2017
Application deadline: 6/1/2017 Apply @ mtech.edu/academics/mines/mining/summer-camp
STANFORD UNIVERSITY PRE- COLLEGIATE STUDIES For students in grades 7 - 12 - Limited financial aid is available
Information and Application: spcs.stanford.edu/find-yourself
CORNELL COLLEGE, IOWA ONE COURSE SUMMER INSTITUTE
6/14-30, 2017 - registration: CornellCollege.edu/Summer2017
DUKE UNIVERSITY SUMMER PROGRAMS FOR HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS
DUKE SUMMER COLLEGE FOR HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS - For students in grades 10 or 11 students receive 4 credits.
Dates - 7/9 - 8/4
Information and Appliction: Summer College Application for US
DUKE SUMMER ACADEMY FOR HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS - For students in grades 9 - 12
Dates - 7/15 - 8/4
Information and application: Summer Academy Application
2017 Oxbridge Academic Programs in France, New York, Scotland, Los Angeles, Boston, and Spain - open to students aged 13 - 18 - Text OXBRIDGE and your name and mailing address to 57682 to receive the 2017 catalog. or email at email@example.com
PRATT INSTITUTE PRE COLLEGE
2017 CARNEGIE MELLON UNIVERSITY SUMMER PRE-COLLEGE PROGRAMS - 7/1 - 8/11
ASSE INTERNATIONAL STUDENT EXCHANGE PROGRAMS 2017-2018 SCHOOL YEAR www.asse.com
BOSTON UNIVERSITY PRE-COLLEGE PROGRAMS @ BOSTON UNIVERSITY SUMMER TERM
UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA COLLEGE OF CONTINUING STUDIES UA EARLY COLLEGE SUMMER ON CAMPUS 2017
student must be nominated by high school
COLLEGE LIVING EXPERIENCE SUMMER EXPLORATION PROGRAM in DENVER
This 3 week program is for students with Learning Disabilities, ADHD, Autism Spectrum Disorders of other unique learning needs.
Application deadline: 5/1/2017
information and application: ExperienceCLE.com or call 800-486-5058