ACAP OHIO

Accounting Careers Awareness Program @                                                The Ohio State University 

June 11-16 2017

Hurry! Applications are due March 31, 2017

Are you interested in business, finance or accounting? Have you ever thought about starting your own business or working for a Fortune 500 company?  If you are a high school student of color and want to learn more about careers in accounting and business, go to www.ohiocpa.com/ACAP and apply today for the ACAP-Ohio summer camp.  

A variety of college scholarships are available 

http://www.ohiocpa.com/quick-links/the-ohio-cpa-foundation/recruiting-students/acap

BGSU ACTION scholarship

Science and Math Education in ACTION
Students should apply now for the 2017 ACTION scholarship!

Reminder that qualified high school seniors considering a career as a science and/or mathematics teacher may apply now for the Science and Math Education in ACTION program at BGSU. Deadline for applications is January 15, 2017, so encourage your students to apply TODAY!

Those selected to participate in the ACTION Program receive nearly $20,000 (contingent on state funding) over four years as an undergraduate.

The online application as well as additional information about this high quality program can be found by visiting our website at bgsu.edu/action.

 
ACTION ACTION Program
308 Math Sciences Building
Bowling Green State University
Bowling Green, OH 43403
419-372-6562
action@bgsu.edu
bgsu.edu/action

Duke University Summer Session

Duke University Summer Session

  • Love and Hate Between Humans and Micro-Organisms
  • The 3-D Genome and Human Disease
  • Mathematics of the Universe
  • Sensory Biology: Sight, Smell, Taste, Touch, Sound and Beyond
  • Introduction to Evolutionary Anthropology
  • The Ecology of Urban Environments
  • Introductory Seminar on Big Questions in Physics
  • The Hard Truth of Evolution
  • Microbes and Our World

For a full list of the classes we are offering this summer, click here.

http://summersession.duke.edu/high-school-students/summer-college-for-high-school-students

Red Ribbon Week!

Across the Nation October 23-31st is designated RED RIBBON WEEK!  This is a time to celebrate drug free lifestyles and to bring awareness to the danger that drug use and abuse.  Tomorrow during the three lunch periods there will be a RED RIBBON Information Table where you can talk to a Prevention Specialist from Townhall II, and Roosevelt’s Student Assistance Program Coordinator, Mrs. Peoples Dukes.  Everyone is encouraged to stop by, ask questions, and pick up some information.  You can also pick up a Red Ribbon to show your support of drug free lifestyles.  You can also add a memorial black ribbon to your Red Ribbon in memory of someone who lost their life due to drugs or alcohol.  See you tomorrow, October 25th during lunch!

College and Career Drop-In Advising: Tuesdays

Interested in going to college? Want to learn more about what career options you have?  Having trouble completing scholarship or college applications? Want to learn how you can pay for college? Have a simple question about colleges and careers, and don’t know where to start? Need help navigating Naviance?

Come to the guidance office to learn more about options for your future or assistance with applications. This is a time where you can get the help and guidance you need to move forward with your future. 

You can meet on Tuesday’s with Paige Hall, a counseling intern, during Lunch 4th – 8th periods. Walk-ins only, no appointment needed, first come first serve basis.

 

American H.S. Students to Study Abroad

The U.S. Department of State Announces

Scholarships for American High School

Students to Study Abroad

 

The National Security Language Initiative for Youth (NSLI-Y) offers merit-based scholarships to study one of seven critical foreign languages:  Arabic, Chinese, Hindi, Korean, Persian (Tajiki), Russian, and Turkish.  The NSLI-Y program is designed to immerse participants in the cultural life of the host country, provide formal and informal language practice, and spark a lifetime interest in foreign languages and cultures.   The application deadline for summer 2017 and academic year 2017-2018 programs is October 27, 2016. Visit nsliforyouth.org for more information.

The Kennedy-Lugar Youth Exchange and Study (YES) Abroad Program offers  merit-based scholarships to study for an academic year in countries that may include Bosnia & Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Ghana, India, Indonesia, Jordan, Macedonia, Malaysia, Morocco, Philippines, Senegal, Thailand, and Turkey. This program increases understanding between people in the United States and people in countries with significant Muslim populations.  Students live with host families, attend local high schools, do community service, and complete a capstone project.  Applications for academic year 2017-18 programs are due December 1, 2016.  Visit yes-abroad.org for more information.

The Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange Program (CBYX) offers merit-based scholarships for to study for an academic year in Germany.  The program was established in 1983 to celebrate German-American friendship based on common values of democracy.  Students live with host families, attend local schools, and participate in community life in Germany.  For more information and application deadlines, visit the organization in charge of recruitment for your state at usagermanyscholarship.org.

For more information on exchanges sponsored by the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, visit exchanges.state.gov.   To receive printed brochures about our study abroad opportunities, send an email with your request to youthprograms@state.gov.

For information on having an international experience without leaving home, consider hosting a Department of State- sponsored exchange student.  Learn more at hosting.state.gov