College and Scholarship Info Grades 9-11

FRESHMAN Scholarship Search Engines

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SOPHOMORE Scholarship Search Engines

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JUNIOR Scholarship Search Engines


Wendy's High School Heisman Scholarship

The 2018 scholarship is now available. If you’ve maintained at least a B average, participate in at least one school-sponsored sport, are a leader in your community and role model at your school, then you’ve got what it takes to be a Wendy’s High School Heisman.


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Raise.me


Get scholarships through the University of Iowa and other colleges for things you do in high school. Earn $25 for getting a B or better in a Algebra 1 or Geometry class. Or Earn $50 for a B or better in Pre-Calculus. If you took the PSAT, that works too.

Find out more at www.raise.me.

Check out this fun, informational video about Raise.me. In less than 2 minutes, you can learn about accessing scholarships for over 190 colleges across the country. Check out the video here!

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  • www.scholarships.com/ (Senior scholarships also available here)

  • www.usnews.com/ ( An article about Scholarships for Juniors)

  • scholarships.fastweb.com (A good site for Seniors too)

  • www.cappex.com


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    Questions about going to college?



    Iowa College Planning Center will be at BHS to provide:


    COLLEGE PLANNING NIGHT

    for Juniors


    Tuesday October 25 

    2:15 pm – 3:15 pm


    This presentation will take place in the library

    for your convenience.


    If you can not come, call Mr. Wail for handouts.

    The goal of the evening College Planning Program is to equip juniors and their parent/guardian with the knowledge to select an appropriate college and understand the admission and scholarship application process. Attendees will leave knowing how colleges review transcript information such as GPA, ACT/SAT scores and high school course selection, as well as a timeline for success from junior year through graduation. The following topics are covered during the presentation:

    • Career Exploration and Assessment
    • Academic Preparation and Requirements
    • Admission Process and Requirements
    • College Selection and Campus Visits
    • Application Process
    • Understanding Costs - Cost of Attendance
    • Scholarships
    • Successful Transitions

    Materials will be provided, click to preview materials.


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HERBERT HOOVER UNCOMMON STUDENT AWARD 
for Juniors. Junior students will propose projects to address problems they have found in their sphere of life. This program encourages students to become leaders, take on responsibility, promotes self-confidence and a sense of accomplishment. Information and applications are available atwww.hooverassociation.org.



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FINANCIAL AID IS ONE OPTION, BUT FOR MANY STUDENTS THE PARAMETERS MAY NOT YIELD MUCH, IF ANYTHING. THAT'S HOW IOWA'S PRIVATE COLLEGES DIFFER. CLICK THE LINK BELOW TO FIND OUT MORE VISITING INDEPENDENT COLLEGES IN IOWA THIS SUMMER.

Think Iowa Private College

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