Scholarships and College Information
CONGRATULATIONS TO THE CLASS OF 2016- 25% OF OUR SENIORS HAVE APPLIED TO COLLEGE! WAY TO GO! EARLY ACTION DEADLINE IS DECEMBER 1ST: OUR GOAL IS FOR 85% OF SENIORS TO HAVE APPLIED TO AT LEAST 1 COLLEGE BY OCTOBER 30TH
- Questbridge Due Monday 28th
- Engineering: October 7th
- How to Apply
- Students must submit an essay of between 500 and 1000 words in answer to the following question:
- How to Apply
"When you look back on your life in 30 years, what would it take for you to consider your life successful? What relationships or accomplishments will be important on this journey? "
Amount of award: $500.00
Deadline for entry: October 7, 2015
Submit essay to: firstname.lastname@example.org
There is no application packet for this award. Please do not include your resume at this time. Be sure to include your full name as well as the name of the school you are attending this year and your plans for next year.
- Horatio Alger: October 25th: http://application.org/
- Jack Kent Cooke November 3rd (Highly Selective): 3.5 unweighted 26 or above ACT
- Daniel’s Scholarship: November 14th https://danielsscholarship.org/index.php
- Gates Millennium: January 13th https://scholarships.gmsp.org/Account/LogOn
- Greenhouse Scholars January 4th http://www.greenhousescholars.org/application.html
- College Application Night: October 6th, 5:30-7:30 (invite your parents as we will have a workshop for them too)
- Application Day in the Media Center: October 19th, 10:30am-1p
(Colleges confirmed: Colorado College, Colorado School of Mines, Colorado Mesa University, University of Northern Colorado, Western State University, Metropolitan State University, Fort Lewis University, University of Colorado Colorado Springs)
- Aurora Central College Day/Night Fair: October 21st
ALL APPLICATIONS CAN BE FOUND IN THE COLLEGE AND CAREER CENTER - In Counseling
COLLEGE VISITS and EVENTS
The following colleges are scheduled to visit Hinkley High School. Students who are interested should get a pass from the counseling office.
The College and Career Center is also now offering an ACT strategies and skills workshop!
Every Wednesday afterschool @ 3:40pm
If you would like to sign up for these events, please sign up through Naviance, or see Ms. Lopez in the College and Career Center.
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