PBL High School Counseling Center

PBL High School Counseling Center

Kristin Oyer (School Counselor) Students A-L

Pat Burns (School Counselor) Students M-Z

Jill Schrodt (Guidance Administrative Assistant)

If you need to request of copy of your transcript to be sent, please contact Jill Schrodt at 217-379-4331 or email jschrodt@pblpanthers.org.

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Saint Louis University still have space available in the incoming fall class and most programs are still accepting applications. They still have merit-based scholarships and need based financial aid still being awarded to eligible applicants. Scholarships range in value for $3,000 to $20,000 per academic year. Students should contact Kaitlynn Tretter at kait.tretter@slu.edu or 314-977-8190 for more information.

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Be a Change Agent: Friday, June 22, 2018, 8:30-4:00, at the University of Illinois, School of Social Work, 1010 W. Nevada St., Urbana. You have the power to make positive changes in your community! Come learn how you can be a change agent NOW. Join us for a free, one-day event specifically designed for junior and senior high school students who are passionate about being a catalyst for social change. You can register online using this link: https://forms.illinois.edu/sec/7563624 If you have questions please contact Laura Graven at lgraven2@illinois.edu

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MacMurray College is excited to announce their Central Prairie Award for high school students living and attending high school in Illinois in Ford and Iroquois Counties. This $1,000 per year award is offered in addition to our academic achievement scholarships ranging from $12,000 to $20,000 per year. Please visit www.mac.edu for more information.

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Illinois State University will be conducting the 23rd annual Midwest High School Scholars Analytics Academy for Underrepresented Groups Sunday, July 8, 2018 through Friday, July 13, 2018. This program is designed for 20 to 25 African-American, Hispanic-American, and Native-American students who excel in mathematics, enjoy learning, and like to solve problems. As someone who is in daily contact with promising, above average high school students who have a passion for mathematics and an appetite for knowledge, we invite you to help us identify these students.

The selection process will begin on April 1, 2018, and will continue until 20 to 25 qualified applicants are accepted. All applicants will be notified of their status no later than May 1, 2018. Please visit the website for more information. http://smartURL.it/SummerPrograms

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2018 Apprenticeship Application Period: The Construction Craft Laborer Apprenticeship Program will resume its open application period beginning Spring 2018. Our "Notice of Apprenticeship Opportunity" advertisement will be listed in the Classified/Employment section of approximately 40 newspapers throughout the State of Illinois semi-annually. Program information including basic qualifications and entry process is contained in this document. Applications are accepted only at Laborer Local Union Halls on the 1st Tuesday of each month during designated hours. Visit www.illaborers.org or call Michelle Payne-Leerhoff, Apprenticeship Director 217-773-9083 for more details.

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Exploring Education Summer Camp 2018-June 10th - 14th • July 8th - 12th

The University Of Illinois College Of Education will host its second annual Innovators in Education camp for high school students this summer, 2018. High school students pursuing a career in education are invited to attend one of two, week-long learning experiences featuring activities in advanced teaching technology, global learning, and work with local K-12 students. For more information please visit our website: https://education.illinois.edu/international/for-future-educators/exploring-education-summer-camp

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Design, Technology & Entrepreneurship Summer Camp: Where: Illinois Wesleyan University, When: June 12-15, 2018, Fees: $450.00 includes instruction and materials as well as accommodations and meals in campus facilities. Please visit https://www.iwu.edu/entrepreneurship/summer-camp.html for more details.

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