ACT Registration Deadline Coming Up

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Those of you interested in taking the ACT either for the first time or again, the registration deadline is a week from today. Friday, September 25th.

*Some colleges are test optional this year for admissions, but many still do require an ACT for scholarship consideration.*

The cost to take the test is $55 and there are multiple test dates:

October 10th (Not at THS)

October 17th (Not at THS)

October 24th (Given at THS)

October 25th (Not at THS)

If you have free or reduced lunch, you may be eligible for a waiver. Please see Mrs. Dangerfield.

Click here to register for the ACT test

Coca-Cola Scholarship $20,000

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The Coca-Cola Scholars program gives away 150 awards of $20,000! This scholarship does take some time so it is a good idea to get started early.

COCA-COLA SCHOLARSHIP (Seniors)
Application: Coca Cola Scholars Application

Deadline:  October 31, 2020
Criteria:
-Current high school (or home-schooled) seniors attending school in the United States (or select DoD schools).
-U.S. Citizens; U.S. Nationals; U.S. Permanent Residents; Refugees; Asylees; Cuban-Haitian Entrants; or Humanitarian Parolees.
-Anticipating completion of high school diploma at the time of application.
-Planning to pursue a degree at an accredited U.S. post-secondary institution.
-Carrying a minimum 3.00 GPA at the end of their junior year of high school.
-Based on leadership, achievement, and character
Award:  $20,000 (150 awards) and Community College stipends that vary from $1,000-$1,500 (200 awards).

Scholarship Deadlines Coming UP

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Remember to apply for these two scholarship before September 30. Each one is worth $1,000!

MAKE YOUR MARK SCHOLARSHIP (kingergarten-12 grade)
Application: Make Your Mark Application
Deadline: September 30, 2020
Criteria:
-Must be in school in Utah
-Grades kindergarten through 12th grade
-Design a bookmark
Award: $1,000

DON’T TEXT AND DRIVE SCHOLARSHIP (9-12 grade)
Application: Don’t Text and Drive Application
Deadline: September 30, 2020
Criteria
:  You must be a high school freshman, sophomore, junior, or senior or a current or entering college or graduate school student of any level. Home schooled students are also eligible. There is no age limit. You must also be a U.S. citizen or legal resident.
Description:  You will be asked to write a 140 character statement about texting and driving.  Finalists will be asked to submit a 500 to 1,000 word essay about texting and driving.
Award: $1,000

Quest Bridge College Match Program

Quest Bridge is a program for high achieving students that can demonstrate financial need. If you:

If your family makes $65,000 or less (a typical family of 4)
If you are in the top 5-10 % of your senior class
If you earn A’s in challenging courses

You can earn full tuition, room and board, books and supplies and travel expenses.

Apply today! Deadline to apply is September 29th.

http://www.questbridge.org

Don’t Text and Drive Scholarship

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Students 9-12 grade can apply for this scholarship. Super easy and $1,000 for school is so worth it!

DON’T TEXT AND DRIVE SCHOLARSHIP (9-12 grade)
Application: Don’t Text and Drive Application
Deadline: September 30, 2020
Criteria
:  You must be a high school freshman, sophomore, junior, or senior or a current or entering college or graduate school student of any level. Home schooled students are also eligible. There is no age limit. You must also be a U.S. citizen or legal resident.
Description:  You will be asked to write a 140 character statement about texting and driving.  Finalists will be asked to submit a 500 to 1,000 word essay about texting and driving.
Award: $1,000