Guidance

SCHOLARSHIPS

  • www.crawfordcollegeconnection.org  This site is a great resource for scholarships
  • www.hsfmo.org  Must have a 3.5+ GPA, a 23+ ACT, attending a 4-year university, work 240 hours in the 12 months prior to fall 2017, EFC must be less than $7,500
  • www.studentscholarships.org/newsletter.php 10 scholarships are available.  Each has its own deadline and criteria~ some of these are open to underclassmen as well.
  • http://www.studentawardsearch.com/scholarships.htm
  • https://lendedu.com/blog/scholarship-application/ Deadline is April 15, 2017
  • http://www.abbottandfenner.com/scholarships.htm Deadline June 12, 2017
  • http://www.bigsunathletics.com/ Must be a student athlete.  Deadline to apply is June 17, 2017.

 

Avita Health Foundation Allied Health Scholarship

  • Deadline: received by April 10, 2017
  • Amount: 1-$1,500  2-$1,000  2-$750
  • Criteria: must be entering an allied health field
  • Procedure: see Mrs. Heinlen for an application

Warpole Chapter #336- Order of the Eastern Star Upper Sandusky Scholarship

  • Deadline: received by April 15, 2017
  • Amount: $250
  • Procedure: see Mrs. Heinlen for an application

Wyandot County Young Professionals Scholarship

  • Deadline: April 19, 2017
  • Criteria: student must have a clear career goal 
  • Procedure: see Mrs. Heinlen for application- you must also provide a cover letter and resume

The Mohr Family Scholarship 

  • Deadline: April 19, 2017
  • Criteria: 3.0+ GPA, involved in at least 2 sports with at least one varsity letter, participate in at least one year of band or choir, and be enrolled in a 4-year undergraduate degree program
  • Procedure: see Mrs. Heinlen for application

Altrusa Club of Bucyrus Scholarship

  • Deadline: postmarked by April 21, 2017
  • Amount: 2-$500
  • Criteria: selection will be based on academic standing, character, letter of reference, quality of questionnaire, extracurricular activities and community activities
  • Procedure: see Mrs. Heinlen for application

Be the Change Scholarship

  • This is sponsored by Mechanics Bank and is open to all students at least 13 years of age.  Student must open a checking account, complete 20 hours of community service, complete 5 online financial literacy modules and submit a video for consideration
  • See Mrs. Heinlen for more information

    

Class of 2017

  • You should begin receiving aid packages- look at them closely and compare all that you receive. 
  • Check your email often to see any messages from colleges & respond/share with parents as needed
Class of 2018
  • Now is the time to begin visiting colleges.
Class of 2019
  • It's not too late to apply to Pioneer!  If you have decided that you want to attend Pioneer in the fall, you need to apply now!

Class of 2020

 

Important Dates

TESTING DATES

  • April 24 & 25- algebra and geometry 
  • April 26 & 27- biology
  • April 28- 10th-grade American History & government 

COLLEGE CREDIT PLUS

  • You MUST apply to the college that you are intending to take classes with.  Each university has its own deadline and it is YOUR responsibility to meet each deadline.  
    • North Central State College- must have a 21 on the ACT Reading or ACCUPLACER Reading score of 80.  Deadline for Fall is May 1.  Apply online at www.ncstatecollege.edu/ccp
    • Marion Technical College- Deadline for fall is May 15
    • The Ohio State University- must have an 18 on English ACT, as well as a 22 on both the Math and the Reading ACT (scores need to be sent directly to OSU).  Deadline for fall is May 1.  Apply online for either Marion or Mansfield campus.
    • The University of Findlay- the deadline to apply was April 1.
  • All universities mentioned above are being firm with deadlines this year.  Do not wait until the last minute to apply.
  • If you are planning to take summer classes, check each university's website for the summer deadline.

 

 

ACT- register at www.actstudent.org  test dates are listed below with registration deadlines in parentheses.

June 10 (May 5)

 

Planning to participate in sports in college?  You need to register with the NCAA (https://web3.ncaa.org/ecwr3/) or NAIA (https://www.playnaia.org/eligibility-center) Eligibility Centers.

 

Beth Heinlen
419-562-7828 ext. 212
419-562-7825 (fax)
3288 Holmes Center Road
Bucyrus, OH  44820
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