Sophomores- University of Penn Summer Mentorship Program

Sophomores- You are eligible to apply for the University of Pennsylvania’s Summer Mentorship Program! This is a FREE 4-week program in the summer that allows incoming 11th grade students to explore campus and learn about colleges and careers. The fields offered are: dental medicin, engineering, law, medicine, and nursing. Go to http://www.vpul.upenn.edu/eap/smp for more information.

Seniors interested in Applying for a Labor Union Apprenticeship

Applications for apprenticeship will be accepted for the following trades: Carpenter, Mill/Cabinetmaker, Millwright, Wharf & Dock Builder, Resilient Floor Layer, Lather and  Drapery Worker. Applicants must apply in person on one of the following dates: February 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, Saturday, February 18, and February 21, 22 and 23, 2017, from 8 a.m. to [...]

Check out these Helpful Websites about College & Scholarships!

https://collegescorecard.ed.gov/- Students can look up schools and see the average salary of graduates, the graduation rates, and more. https://mycollegedollars.hyfnrsx1.com/?ep_mid=11321274&ep_rid=216323014- MTV and Collegeboard collaborated for this site. See featured scholarships every day!  

More Scholarships!

All seniors should be applying for the Philadelphia Scholarship! Check out the application here- https://beta.phila.gov/media/20161027121520/Philadelphia-City-Scholarship-Application-Packet.pdf Check out these lists of scholarships from Fast Web and Scholarships.com! http://www.fastweb.com/college-scholarships/articles/super-high-school-scholarships?utm_source=edu&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=20161208_EDU and https://www.scholarships.com/financial-aid/college-scholarships/scholarship-directory/deadline/deadline-in-december. The PA Association of Educational Office Professionals office scholarships every year. Go to http://www.paeop.com/page/71 for an application and more information. “Facing Acne Scholarship” for seniors- http://www.facingacne.com/scholarships/ [...]