education as a career objective. Deadline: April 10, 2009.
Jeffersontown Lions Club Scholarship – this is a $1000 non renewable scholarship for an outstanding high school senior that lives in Jeffersontown, has good grades, financial needs, and will be attending a college in Kentucky. Applications are available in the College Career Room and must be delivered to Lion Jay Campbell at the address listed on the application. Deadline: April 10, 2009.
Georgetown College Pre-College Academic Experience in Math and Science (PAEMS) – this is a two week summer residential program (June 21, 2009 – July 3, 2009) for students interested in exploring and developing their interests in science and technology while gaining a preview of college life. There are modules in Astronomy, Chemistry, Biology, Environmental Science, and Mathematics. Students will take some very interesting field trips and have personalized instruction. There is a $700 tuition but grants are available. Download application materials at www.georgetowncollege.edu/departments/PAEMS. Deadline: April 13, 2009.
Cory Stauble Memorial Scholarship – this is a scholarship opportunity of an underdetermined amount in honor of a Manual High School MST student that was killed by a drunk driver at the age of 16. The scholarship seeks Manual MST students who represent the same qualities at Cory Stauble – involvement in a non-traditional sport, volunteerism, strong moral character and beliefs, and academic achievement. Students must have a minimum GPA of 3.0 and be in the MST Magnet. Complete the application forms located in the College Career Room and return to the Manual Counselors Office. Deadline: April 15, 2009.
Greater Louisville Alliance of Black School Educators – GLASBE – this is an opportunity to earn several scholarships ranging in value from $500 - $20,000 over four years. Students must be planning to major in education. Scholarships are in memory of Montest Eaves, Dr. Joseph Atkins, the Reverend Louis Coleman, Dr. Joseph McMillan, and also for the Minority Educator Recruitment and Retention Program. Students must be US Citizens, reside in Jefferson County, and be admitted to a college or university for which the scholarship is offered (colleges in Kentucky). Applications are available in the College Career Room. Deadline: April 15, 2009.
International Association of Administrative Professionals Scholarship – two scholarships will be awarded to deserving students currently enrolled or preparing to enroll in business and/or office administration at a Kentucky or Southern Indiana School. Fill out the application form located in the College Career Room and mail to the address listed. Deadline: April 15, 2009.
Kids Chance of Kentucky Scholarships – this is a scholarship opportunity for students who are children of Kentucky Workers who have been seriously, catastrophically, or fatally injured in a work related accident. The scholarship can be used to cover the costs of tuition and books, as well as housing and meals, and is designed to supplement the income of the family to compensate for monies the student would otherwise earn by dropping out of school to work. Applicants must be between the ages of 16 and 25 and demonstrate financial need. To apply, fill out the application located in the College Career Room and send to the address listed. Deadline: April 15, 2009.
Louisville Bar Association Summer Law Institute – this is a six day residential program where students are immersed in the field of law and the legal profession. There are numerous profound experiences with workshops, mock trials, tours, and collaborating with local lawyers, judges, and law professors at the University of Louisville and Bellarmine University. Students must be nominated by a teacher or counselor and there is a $110.00 tuition fee. Applications are available in the College Career Room. Deadline: April 15, 2009.
Metro United Way Scholarship – this is a $3000 scholarship for students who are exemplary in their commitment to improving our community through volunteerism. Applicants must be attending a college or university in Kentucky and demonstrate commitment to community service through service and the extent to which the applicant impacted their community. Application forms are available in the College Career Room.