Free College Seminar

 

CONNECTING THE DOTS INC.
Free 4th College Seminar
February 4, 2016
4:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
All Wars Memorial Building
1510 Adriatic Ave., Atlantic City

2016 COLLEGE SEMINAR FLYER

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FREE COLLEGE SEMINAR

Are you confused about attending college?  

Do you have questions about financial aid, scholarships, admissions, and what college life is like?

If so, plan to attend…

Here’s What People Are Saying FREE College Seminar
FREE COLLEGE SEMINAR (Flyer)
Presented by..
Connecting The Dots, Inc
&
Atlantic City Schools Title I Parent Resource Centers

Tuesday, February 10th, 2015; Registration Required

5:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

All Wars Memorial Building
1501 Adriatic Avenue
Atlantic City, NJ 08401

To register contact: (609) 705-2454 or (609) 705-4016 or ctdadvancingtocollege@gmail.com

Who should attend?   Students, 8th – 12th grade, college students, and parents

Click  HERE  to view flyer

Surfers’ Environmental Alliance Scholarship

**The information below was taken directly from the SEA’s website.  For more details, follow the link below.**

SEA Scholarships

http://www.seasurfer.org/sea-scholarships

Surfers’ Environmental Alliance (SEA) is committed to the preservation and protection of the environmental and cultural elements that are inherent to the sport of surfing. Our goals are achieved through grassroots efforts, community involvement, education and humanitarian efforts. We engage in projects that strive to conserve the quality of our marine environment, preserve or enhance surf breaks, protect beach access rights, and safeguard the coastal surf zone from unnecessary development.

We are proud to announce our first scholarship opportunity.  Please read the following application guidelines and complete the application.

We are now accepting applications for the 2013-14 academic years. Please follow these instructions: 1. Carefully read the eligibility guidelines provided below before submitting your application and supporting documents. 2. Complete the Scholarship Essay Submission section in its entirety. ELIGIBILITY GUIDE-LINES1. High School students must be entering a 2 or 4 year college or university, currently enrolled and returning college and graduate students may also apply.2. Applicants must have a minimum GPA of 3.2 on a 4.0 scale and must enroll full-time for the Fall 2013 semester.

3. Applicants must be citizens of the United States.

4. To be eligible for this award you must  answer both of the following two essay questions: in under 1000 words, “Why is keeping the ocean pollution free, and accessible to beach-goers important to you?” and in under 500 words, describe your career plans, community activism, and personal ambitions.

APPLICATION DEADLINE

Applications and all supporting documents must be submitted by May 15, 2013.

Primary considerations for awards are: 1. SCHOLARSHIP.  Submit your essays and application outlining your aspirations and community involvement,   (The maximum annual award is up to $3,500.   SEA will award up to 6 separate scholarships for the 2013 – 2014 year.)2. EXCELLENCE. Official academic transcripts are required and must reflect a minimum GPA of 3.2 on a 4.0 scale.  Transcript must include grades through the second semester of the 2012-2013 high school academic year or the first semester of the Fall 2012 academic year for college/graduate students.  (Transcript should be sent to; Surfers’ Environmental Alliance, 543 2nd Ave., Long Branch, NJ  07740.

3. ACTIVISM.   One letter of recommendation is required from a community service organization with which the applicant has been actively involved.

SCHOLARSHIP DECISIONS

Applicants will be notified of the Scholarship Committee’s decision in early June 2013.  Awards are granted for one year only.

Updated Scholarship Bulletin

Hello and Happy Cold Tuesday!!

Burr…  The wind was blowing in the parking lot this morning.  Although it doesn’t feel like spring, the calendar says other.  Spring is also the time to stay focused on completing scholarship applications.  I repeat, “Spring means full steam ahead with scholarship applications!”

Below is the updated bulletin.   Now get busy and have a fabulous day!

+Scholarship Bulletin 4-23-13

 

Money

Scholarship Award

The National Black Coalition of Federal Aviation Employees (NBCFAE)

is announcing its annual call for applicants for its Scholarship Awards Program.

Eligibility Requirements – Entrance must live within a sixty-mile radius of the FAA William J Hughes Technical Center & be accepted to an accredited college, University, or vocational/technical/trade institute.

For more information, follow the link below:

NBCFAE National_Black_Coalition_Federal_Aviation_SCHOLARSHIP

Updated Scholarship Bulletin

“A goal without a plan is just a wish!”

Larry Elder

Your goal to attend college will simply be a “wish” if you have no plan of action.  That said, It’s that time again!! What time? Scholarship time! Here is the latest scholarship bulletin.  I urge you to read it and…. do something with it.

Highlight all the scholarships that you qualify for.  Then…. set a goal of completing one application per day. It really is just that simple. 🙂

If you have questions about your GPA or class rank, contact your guidance counselor.

Scholarship Bulletin

Good Luck!!

Mrs. Cain