Attached please find the application for the 2017 Copper River Stewardship Program. This program is open to students who are currently in grades 8-12, and the application deadline is March 30th. This is a great opportunity to learn about the Copper River Watershed through incredible outdoor adventures! Due March 30th.
The Rural Alaska Honor's Institute (RAHI) provides rural and Alaska Native students with the opportunity to immerse themselves in the college experience for six weeks. High school junior and senior students live in the dorms and take college level courses. They earn 8-10 credits and learn firsthand what it takes to succeed in college. In addition to the rigorous academic program, students learn study skills and time management and by the end of the program, our proven record shows these students are ready for the challenge of succeeding in college. All expenses are paid! Click here to apply.
We are happy this year to also participate in the FRS Youth Tour. High school students (age 16 or 17) who are members of the cooperative have an opportunity to apply for the tour, which is being held this summer in Washington, D.C. One student from our service areas will be selected to travel to Washington, D.C. with a CVT chaperone. CVT will cover expenses, including travel, hotel, and registration. Additional details and application are attached and are due back to CVT by March 24th.
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The Idaho Youth Rally Scholarship provides an opportunity for sophomores and juniors attending high schools in our service area to attend a week-long electric industry leadership camp where students practice leadership, communication skills, and teamwork, while learning the importance of the electric industry and issues electric utilities are facing.
The deadline for submitting completed scholarship appication packets is 5 p.m., Friday, February 24, 2017. If you have questions or need assistance, please contact Sharon Crisp at 822-5506, 835-7005, or email email@example.com
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This course, taught via WebEx from the Alaska Vocational Technical Institute, is a great opportunity for juniors or seniors interested in maritime careers. Cost is $268 for the course. Please see the flyer below. You can also click here for more details. Registration deadline is January 10th.
Method Test Prep is a great tool students can use to prepare for the SAT and ACT exams. To access, students log on to their Career Cruising account (www.careercruising.com); click on My Plan under the student's name; click on Method Test Prep in the lower left hand corner.
Our local VFW is sponsoring this essay contest, and students will have the opportunity to win rewards at our local level. Top essays will then go on to a state and national competition. Application details are attached. If you have any questions, contact me and I'll get you in touch with our local contest coordinator. Due Nov. 1st.
The Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery, a test for students considering the military, will be administered at Glennallen School on Monday, October 24th starting at 850 am. Contact Mr. Lorence if you are interested.
A free practice tool to help you prepare for the SAT is available at the Khan Academy. Click here to check it out!
The United States Senate Youth Program has begun its statewide selection process. In March, two Alaska students will join 104 other delegates for Washington Week – an intensive educational program about the workings of the Senate and the federal government overall. State delegates will have outstanding leadership qualities and a strong commitment to public service. They generally rank in the 1 percent of their states academically. Each delegate receives a $10,000 undergraduate scholarship and an expense-paid trip to Washington, D.C. Alaska’s eligible students must be high school juniors or seniors, an elected student officer for the entire 2016-2017 academic year, and state residents.
Students should submit their application to their principal or myself by Monday, October 24th. Each school can nominate one student. Due October 24th!