Better Business Bureau Serving the Northwest will again be offering our Students of Integrity Scholarship for the 2017-18 school year, opening for applications on Oct. 3, 2017. This is a $10,000 scholarship for the accredited post-high school institution of the winning student’s choice. This includes trade schools, community, and four-year colleges. To apply, your students will need to fill out a short online application and create a 90 second YouTube video about how BBB can help them make better decisions. The minimum GPA to apply is a 3.0. More information is atgo.bbb.org/nw-scholarship, including the 2017 winning video for inspiration.
The Anchorage College & Career fair is a great opportunity to meet with college representatives, and many out of state colleges will be in attendance. The dates of the fair are October 15 and 16. Seniors that want to view a variety of college options are encouraged to attend with their parents. Click here for more information.
McDermott Scholars receive one of the most selective and generous undergraduate merit awards in the nation; it includes a full scholarship and stipend package with access to UT Dallas’ rigorous education, leadership training, cultural enrichment, and personalized opportunities designed to equip them with the skills, experience, and confidence to succeed as leaders. Deadline to apply is Nov. 2nd. Click here for additional information.
Juniors and Seniors-just a reminder that if you want to take the SAT on October 7th, the registration deadline is this Friday, September 8th. See the attached test schedule for details.