Lincoln Tech Presentation
Dave Williams, an admissions rep from Lincoln Tech, will be in the College Resource Conference Room on Thursday, May 20 at 9 a.m. He will give a 40-minute presentation followed by a Q and A session. Any interested juniors or seniors should let their teachers know that they would like to attend, and then sign up in the College Resource Room before next Thursday March 21.
PCC Rep Visit
A Piedmont Community College representative will be at RCS, during high school lunch, on April 23 and Tuesday, May 13
Attention Senior Parents
Please complete FASFA as soon as possible. If you need help, contact the TRIO Educational Opportunity Center.
Dr. David Rogers scholarships
Attention seniors, the Person County Retired School Personnel will offer up to four $1,000 “Dr.David Rogers” scholarships. All applicants will have a personal interview with the scholarship committee during the month of April. Application and transcripts are required by March 26, 2014.
For seniors planning to attend a UNC system school. Recipients are selected based on academic achievement, financial need, extracurricular activities, and evidence of leadership. The value of the scholarship is $2,000. For more information and applications, visit: www.cfnc.org/jag
NC Forgivable Education Loans for Service (FELS)
FELS provides funding for NC students pursuing programs leading to careers in areas with critical need, such as nursing, teaching, allied health fields and medicine. For more info, visit:www.CFNC.org/FELS
Bob R. McGuire Memorial Scholarship or the North Carolina Child Support Council Scholarship
Attention seniors, the North Carolina Child Support Council Scholarship (NCCSC) rewards $1,000 ($500 per semester). At least one parent must be a member of the NCCSC or a client of the Child Support Program. Applicants must be a resident of North Carolina, a graduating high school senior, and must be accepted by a North Carolina school of higher learning. The application deadline is April 16, 2014. Application link: https://mail.google.com/mail/
Summer College in Biotechnology and Life Science (SCIBLS)
SCIBLS is sponsored by the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences at North Carolina State University (NCSU). The program is for high school rising juniors and seniors between July 7 and August 1, 2014. Participants will earn college credits, work in state-of-the-art laboratories, learn scientific presentation skills, and much more. If interested, you can obtain more information and apply for this program at: http://harvest.cals.ncsu.edu/academic/index.cfm?pageID=1975
Forensic Anthropology Summer Residential Camp
The North Carolina Society of Accountants Scholarship Foundation
The North Carolina Society of Accountants Scholarship Foundation is a non-profit organization established in 1970 to provide scholarships for deserving students who indicate a desire to enter the profession of Accounting. The scholarship awards for 2014-2015 school year will be $600.00 each. Applications are due by April 15, 2014. For applications please visit the guidance office.
Roxboro Reunion Scholarship Executive Committee
The Roxboro Reunion Scholarship Executive Committee (RRSEC) is offering $500-$1000 scholarships in memory of the late James Royal Browning. To qualify, you must attend a certified and accredited institution, show financial need, and have an average of 80 and above. In addition to an application form, please submit a high school transcript, two letters of recommendation from teachers, counselors, and/or administrators, an essay describing your plans for furthering your education and a copy of your parents’ income tax return for the previous year. The application deadline is April 16, 2014.
State Employees Association of North Carolina (SEANC) Scholarship Foundation
The scholarship application is available online at http://www.seanc.org/membership/scholarship/ and must be returned completed to the Scholarship Cairperson of the SEANC district of which the parent is a member. All applications must be postmarked by April 15, 2014. Winners will be notified July 1, 2014
Lens at Wake Forest is a three-week summer program from June 23-July, 11, 2014 that will equip you with the necessary academic foundation for becoming a global citizen. You will delve into scientific concepts about sustainability issues in the Experiential Classroom. You will explore local businesses and industries incorporating principles of sustainability by participating in Living Labs, writing seminars, and service learning projects. In addition to learning, you will experience a variety of fun activities that will introduce you to college social life. For more information, check out LENS@Wake Forest!
CFNC Summer Enrichment Opportunities
For program information, visit www.cfnc.org/site/planner/