Enrichment

Opportunities

SOLUTIONS! Science and Math Summer

Camp at EKU

Who: Upcoming Juniors and Seniors

When: May 31 to June 5

Details: Activities with math and science with professors; Information sessions on college majors, application process and financial aid and scholarships.

Cost: FREE

(room, food, materials $50).

Information: 859-622-2902 or

aida.bermudez@edu.edu.

Deadline:  Apply online

March 1-April 10.

Applications available at http://sciencecamp.eku.edu.

Teen Volunteer Program

• Are you a teen with a sincere, personal desire to volunteer at UK HealthCare?
• Are you able to work independently, and are comfortable initiating conversations?
• Are you motivated and outgoing, with an interest in healthcare?
• Does your summer schedule allow you to commit to 2 shifts per week?
• Will you be 14 years old no later than March 31, 2020?

 

    The Summer Teen Volunteer Program is available to students who are at least 14 years old, and entering high school in the fall of 2020.

    This program allows teens an opportunity for exposure in a healthcare facility combined with education opportunities, as well as provide volunteer service to the community.

    Mandatory Orientation is on Wednesday, June 10, with an optional education day on Thursday, June 11.

    The program runs from June 17-July 26; shifts are from 9 a.m.–Noon and 1-4 p.m. with an hour lunch break from noon–1 p.m.

    Teens are required to participate in 5 of the 6 weeks, minimum of 2 shifts per week, for a total of 30 hours. Teens must provide their own lunch and transportation.

    Please note: Teen volunteers do not perform research or observe medical or patient-care procedures of any kind.

 

Apply HERE.

Available Scholarships

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Kentucky American Water Scholarship

Amount:  $500

Criteria: strong academic performance, commitment to environmental stewardship and planning to pursue a degree related to environmental, engineering or agriculture. 

Amount awarded: 3

Deadline:  April 3, 2020

Download Application here.

2020 Bill Ferzacca Education Scholarship

Amount: $2,500

Due: April 13, 2020

Criteria:  Plan to attend a 2 or 4 year college; demonstrate financial need and maintain a 2.5 GPA or higher; plan to major in an early childhood field

Application available in counseling office

Clark Energy Cooperative

Citizen Scholar Scholarship

Amount:  $1,000 (16 scholarships offered)

Deadline:  March 27, 2020

www.clarkenergy.com

Criteria:  2.5 GPA, essay, application, transcript

Kentucky Federation of Republican Women

Amount:$1,500.00

Criteria:

  • Completed application form

  • A one-page typed essay about a Republican woman you admire or who has influenced your life and why

  • An official copy of your high school transcript – which may be mailed separately

  • Two letters of recommendation

Deadline:  April 1, 2020

Application: Guidance Office or download here.

Kentucky Educational Development Corporation

Amount: $2,500

The KEDC Scholarship Fund awards scholarships to college
(2 or 4 year), technical or vocational bound students graduating from a high school in a KEDC member district.

Deadline: April 1, 2020

Criteria: An application, rubric and criteria can be found on www.kedc.org (Instruction tab, then Instruction & Leadership tab, then KEDC Annual Scholarship tab).

Imagine America Scholarship Bank

https://www.imagine-america.org/applyforscholarships/

 

GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship

Amount: $40,000

To be eligible for this award, applicants must:

  • demonstrate at school, at the workplace, and within the community the attributes of leadership, drive, integrity, and citizenship;

  • demonstrate strong academic performance (minimum 3.0 grade point average/4.0 scale or equivalent);

  • be citizens of the United States of America;

  • be current high school seniors attending high school in the United States (students living on U.S. Armed Forces base and homeschooled students are also eligible); and

  • plan to enroll in a full-time undergraduate course of study toward a bachelor’s degree at an accredited four-year college or university in the United States for the entire upcoming academic year.

https://www.reaganfoundation.org/education/scholarship-programs/ge-reagan-foundation-scholarship-program/

St. Joseph Hospital Scholarship

$2,000 per year

Qualifications: 

1. A minimum of 150 hospital volunteer hours.

  1. Students must maintain a B average.

  2. Only student’s volunteer hours will be counted toward the requirement.

  3. Application must be sent in by June 1st for the fall semester.

www.chisaintjosephhealth.org/volunteer

PB&J Scholarship

Deadline:  May 31, 2020

Criteria:  Senior; planning to attend a 2 or 4 year college in Fall; experienced challenge in life

Apply:  http://bit.ly/pbjscholars2020

BCTC Aspire Scholarship

Amount: $500-$1000 renewable for 4 years

Criteria:  Must be African American graduating senior planning to attend BCTC; Have a 2.5 GPA or higher; Completed the FAFSA

Application: https://legacy.bluegrass.kctcs.edu/forms/transfer_center/aspire/ and

Completed BCTC Scholarship Application Including:

o   One Letter of Recommendation from a School Official

o   Official High School Transcript

o   An original statement that is at least one typed page in length on the following topic: Discuss the value and importance in your life of continuing your education and how it relates to your choosing Bluegrass Community & Technical College.

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