The College & Career Adviser is on campus to provide academic, career, and college advising. Some questions the guidance counselor can help answer and direct you on include:
- What classes should I take and when?
- What should I do if I’m behind in credits for graduation?
- What are possible career options that allows me to use the gifts God has given me?
- How can I develop my gifts and get real-life career experience while I’m still in high school?
- When should I take my SAT test?
- How can I decide what colleges are a good fit for me?
West Salem Business Associate scholarship
BestMattressReviews.com is sponsoring a $1000 scholarship to high school seniors with a 3.0 GPA or higher. For information about this go to https://www.bestmattressreviews.com/sleep-scholarship/
Yamhill County Women for Agriculture
Yamhill County Women for Agriculture has a $750 scholarship for students headed to Community College. Mrs. Hull has application form for this one.
Polk County Republican Women’s Annual Scholarship Essay
The Polk County Republican Women’s Annual Scholarship Essay Competition is available now. The $1000 scholarship requires that the applicant be a graduating senior woman who lives in Polk county. To apply you must watch the film “Iron Jawed Angels” (available in our library) and write a 750-1000 word essay about the life and times of the historical characters within the film. Essays are due May 15th and should be mailed to Peggy Boquist, Polk County Republican Women Scholarship Chair, 17080 Butler Hill Road, Dallas, OR 97338.
Horatio Alger Scholarship
Seniors with financial need who are interested in attending Community College or technical schools can apply for the Horatio Alger Scholarship. The application and eligibility criteria is online at http://application.horatioalger.org. The deadline is June 15th.
West Valley Hospital Foundation
Oregon State University
The Balanced Man scholarship is provided by Sigma Phi Epsilon Fraternity (but you don’t need to be in the fraternity to receive the scholarship). Applications are online at http://osuspe.chapterspot.com or get an application from Mrs. Hull. There are $1000 and $500 scholarships available. The deadline is June 9.
Tuite Law DUI Accident Scholarship to a student considering law with a 3.0 or higher cumulative GPA. The due date is May 31. http://tuitelaw.com/rockford-illinois-dui-accident-lawyer/#scholarship-application
Automobiles as a hobby or career
Contact Mrs. Hull for the scholarship application.
Divorce & Family Law
This scholarship is reserved for high school seniors nationwide who plan on attending a 4-year college/university or a 2-year accredited community college in the Fall of 2017. This scholarship is open to applicants whose parents have gone through a divorce and plan on pursuing a career in Family Law. https://www.robinsonandhenry.com/denver-divorce-lawyer#scholarship The deadline for this scholarship is May 31, 2017.
Oregon Office of Student Access and Completion
Have you signed up on the OSAC (Oregon Office of Student Access and Completion) website for scholarships? You really should take advantage of the scholarship clearing house. Enter all your information one time and you will be made aware of scholarships that fit you.
Elks Legacy Award
Are you the child or grandchild of an Elks member? If so you can apply for the Elks Legacy Award.
doodle for google
Do you doodle? If you doodle for google you could win up to $30,000.
Victims of a personal injury accidents
Were you or a parent or guardian the victim of a personal injury accident? If so, you are qualified to apply for this $500 scholarship. This scholarship is open to High School Seniors in Idaho, Oregon and Washington.