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College/University Information Website

posted Apr 19, 2011, 11:22 AM by A. Hilker   [ updated Sep 24, 2015, 1:14 PM by Janet Warren ]

Are you interested in learning more about what colleges and/or universities have to offer?  Then visit sites such as, http://www.startclass.com/, http://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/, www.petersons.com/college-search.aspx, http://www.usnews.com/education and search for information about the school of your dreams.  

Does that school of your dreams happen to be an Ivy League school but don't think you have what it takes to be admitted?  Think again!  It is possible.  Visit Exploring College Options for information relating to Ivy League college and university options.  Details on informational sessions are available on the website.  These schools have been dreaming about students like you!

Student Job Openings

posted Apr 19, 2011, 6:33 AM by A. Hilker   [ updated Sep 26, 2015, 2:46 PM by Janet Warren ]

Information on job openings will be posted as they arrive.  Check back for future offerings.

Camp Promise

posted Apr 5, 2011, 6:04 AM by A. Hilker   [ updated Sep 26, 2015, 2:46 PM by Janet Warren ]

Camp Promise is a free children's bereavement day camp offered by Hospice of Visiting Nurse Service Center to help children ages 6 - 11 process a significant loss, such as a parent, grandparent, or sibling.  Details   For more information on upcoming dates and/or to register your child, contact Rochelle Sheppard, Bereavement Coordinator, at 330.668.4662 or 800.335.1455, ext 4662.


posted Apr 5, 2011, 5:37 AM by A. Hilker   [ updated Jun 2, 2016, 2:27 PM by Janet Warren ]

"Stuck at Prom" Scholarship

posted Mar 11, 2011, 7:11 AM by A. Hilker   [ updated Sep 10, 2013, 1:38 PM by Janet Warren ]

Duck Tape Scholarship Contest! 
Students attending prom this year are able to compete in this scholarship program.  Couples must make their outfit entirely out of duck tape. Entry begins March 11, 2013. Please see official rules on their website: http://www.duckbrand.com/Promotions/stuck-at-prom/Rules.aspx

-First Place: $5,000
-Second Place: $3,000
-Third Place: $2,000
-Top Ten Winners After: $500

Waynesburg University: Ohio Honors Scholarship

posted Mar 2, 2011, 7:38 AM by A. Hilker   [ updated Sep 26, 2015, 2:59 PM by Janet Warren ]

Scholarship Eligibility
The Jeffrey and Regina Taussig Ohio Honors Scholarship is a full tuition, room and board scholarship for four years at Waynesburg University and is worth more than $120,000. To be eligible for the award you must meet these requirements:

Cumulative high school GPA of at least 3.0
Ohio resident
Considerable co-curricular activities
Major in one of the following areas at Waynesburg University: Biochemistry, Biology, Biology Education, Chemistry, Chemistry Education, Computer Science, Engineering (3/2): Chemistry or Math, Forensic Chemistry, Forensic Science, Mathematics, Math Education, Pre-Dental, Pre-Medical, Pre-Veterinary

How to Apply
Qualified candidates interested in the Jeffrey and Regina Taussig Ohio Honors Scholarship should apply for admission to Waynesburg University by Nov. 1. Interested students who are accepted to the University will be asked to complete an additional online application, and those whom the committee has identified as potential candidates will be invited to interview for the scholarship. For more information on this process, please visit scholarships.waynesburg.edu or contact the Office of Admissions at admissions@waynesburg.edu or 1-800-225-7393.

Waynesburg University
51 West College Street
Waynesburg, PA 15370


posted Feb 17, 2011, 10:37 AM by A. Hilker   [ updated Jun 2, 2016, 2:26 PM by Janet Warren ]

Ohio State - GLBT Alumni Scholarship

posted Feb 10, 2011, 11:57 AM by A. Hilker

The Ohio State University Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender Alumni Society's Scholarship Committee welcomes applications for five scholarships from students who meet the following requirements: 

    -The student is currently enrolled at The OSU or has been accepted and plans to be enrolled
    -High Schools students or transfer students must be admitted to the university before apply
    -Currently enrolled students at OSU must have a 2.5 GPA or higher
    -Applications must have an accompanied letter of recommendation

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