Hanover College Capstone Symposium Series Lectures – this is a series of free lectures at Hanover College on a variety of subjects including topics in science, water and civilization, and the environment with such distinguished speakers as Robert F. Kennedy Jr. and others. Even though these are free you must make reservations for tickets by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or calling 812-866-6846. Deadline: No announced deadlines.
Harvard University Scholarships for Low-Income Scholars - Harvard University has announced that from now on undergraduate students from low-income families will pay no tuition. In making the announcement, Harvard’s president Lawrence H. Summers said, “When only ten percent of the students in elite higher education come from families in the lower half of the income distribution, we are not doing enough. We are not doing enough in bringing elite higher education to the lower half of the income distribution.” If you know of a family earning less than $60,000 a year with an honor student graduating from high school soon, Harvard University wants to pay the tuition. The prestigious university recently announced that from now on undergraduate students from low-income families can go to Harvard for free… no tuition and no student loans! For more information contact Harvard’s financial aid website at http://www.harvard.edu/admissions/ Deadline: None announced.
Hole Idea Partnership (Jackson Hole, Wyoming Wilderness Ventures) – this is an opportunity for students to receive a scholarship in the amount of $1,452.00 to attend a summer outdoor adventure engaging in some or all of the following activities: backpacking, sailing, scuba diving, mountaineering, rock climbing, kayaking (whitewater, sea, inflatable) surfing, snorkeling, whitewater rafting, canoeing, fly fishing, windsurfing, snow climbing, mountain biking, or engaging in such activities as leadership training, cultural immersion, or community service projects. For more information contact email@example.com. Deadline: No announced date.
Indiana University Bloomington Jacobs School of Music College Audition Preparation Summer Workshops – This one week workshop from July 22- 28, 2009 gives the prospective college music major an opportunity to study with famous professors from Indiana University in learning how to prepare for college auditions. Instruments included are French Horn, Trumpet, Flute, Clarinet, Saxophone, Trombone, Euphonium, Tuba, Voice, Jazz Piano, and Jazz Bass. Students must be in grades 10-12. To apply go online at www.music.Indiana.edu/CAP. Deadline: no announced deadline to apply.
Indiana University Southeast Scholarships - Indiana University Southeast has 44 PAGES of scholarships available to in-coming students – these scholarships cover a wide range of criteria, amounts, and eligibility requirements. Students are encouraged to look them over – almost everyone will qualify for some of them. Scholarships come in various amounts up to $6,000 – read through them. Download all information off the IUS website. Contact Info: www.ius.edu/financialaid/scholarships.cfm Deadlines: Varies
Kentuckiana Pool Management, Inc. Employment Opportunities – This company is seeking high school students wishing to engage in summer jobs as a lifeguard or pool manager. Students may be trained at the Blairwood Swim and Tennis Club in order to meet qualifications for employment. Call 502-349-9759 or go online at www.kyanapoolmanagement.com for more information. Deadline: Now Hiring!
JOB CORPS – US Department of Labor - Job Corps is a hands on career training and education program that can help students find the path to personal and career success, all at no cost to eligible youth. While enrolled, job Corps students have the opportunity to obtain their high school diploma and plan for their career. The Job Corps program provides students with individual attention, smaller classrooms, and an education plan that is personal to his or her situation. Students that are struggling in the traditional high school environment should consider job Corps as a resource to offer a solution. Students should be at least 16 years old. CONTACT INFORMATION - To arrange a meeting with a Job Corps representative, call the center nearest you or 1-800-733-JOBS. Deadline: None announced.