This page is broken down into three sections. Scholarships, Opportunities, and Informational Sites. Please scroll down get all the information.
Any senior pursuing an animation career path can apply for a scholarship at www.animationcareerreview.com
Deadline is June 1st
Any senior pursuing a fashion degree can apply for the "Aspiring Fashion Professional" scholarship at www.fashion-schools.org
Deadline is June 1st
Apllications for the Ohio JCI Senate scholarship are available in the guidance office. The deadline for submitting the application is January 9, 2015
Allen County Pork Producers scholarship applications are available in the guidance office. Deadline is March 1st
Burger King scholarship opportunity for seniors. Download an application at www.bkmclaimorefoundation.org/WhatWeDo/ScholarsProgram
Deadline is December 15, 2014
AXA Achievement scholarships are available for seniors that are active in the community or have ovecome personal challenges. Learn more about the scholarship and apply by December 15, 2014 at the following website
Elks Most Valuable Student contest. Deadline is December 5, 2014. Download an application at www.elks.org/enf/scholars
John F. Kennedy Profile in Courage Essay contest. Students in grade 9-12 can partcipate for the chance to win $10,000 in scholarship money. Deadline is January 5, 2015 visit the contest website at jfklibrary.org
Download an application for the National CO-OP scholarship program at
www.waceinc.org Students must be going to one of the eleven member schools which include in-state schools Toledo & Cncinnati
College Goal Sunday is February 8, 2015 at designated spots all over the state Ohio. The closest places to Allen East are Columbus Grove high school and the Lima/Allen Chamber of Commerce. You and your parents can talk to financail aid advisors from different colleges. If you bring your W'2 forms and tax information these professionals will help you complete the FAFSA form. The best thing is that the program is free. Please register at
Free Virtual College Fair December 15 thru December 20
Students need to register at www.collegefairsonline.com
OSU-Lima Buckeye Tailgate and Open House Friday October 17 or Friday October 31 RSVP at Lima.OSU.edu/rsvp and enter access code TAILGATE 14
Family Information Night about Rhodes State College will be held at Waynesfield White Memorial Library on October 23 at 6pm
Families can learn about financial aid, scholarships, and the application process. Save money and start your education at Rhodes State College.
Any senior that want to listen to the representative from GROB group in Bluffton can sign up in the guidance office. The meeeting is October 16
Any senior girl that wants to participate in the Daughters of the American Revolution Good Citizens program can stop in the guidance office for more details. Students are required to write an essay and attend a luncheon on November 15, 2014. They receive a pin and certificate at the awards ceremony. If chosen the best essay in Allen County, the chapter will forward to be considered for a $500 scholarship.
Distinguished Young Women program deadline is October 3, 2014
The program used to be called Junor Miss. It is for young women in the class of 2015. It is an opportunith to win cash and college scholarship money. Call Laura Szenas at 740-485-1423 or go on-line firstname.lastname@example.org
Any sophomore or junior interested in taking the PSAT test on October 15 should stop in the guidance office for details. The cost of the exam is $14 deadline to register and pay is October 3rd.
Free workshop at the International College of Broadcasting in Dayton, Ohio on September 27 at 8:30 for more details stop in the guidance office.
University of Findlay Science, Technology, and Math hands on day. September 26 beginning at 8:30 For more information or to register for the program go to www.findlay.edu
ACT Prep at the Lima Public Library on Tuesday's beginning September 2nd and ending May 19 For more details stop in the guidance office.
A representative from the following colleges & universities will be at Allen East on the following dates. Interested Seniors need to sign up in the guidance office in advance.
September 10 Miami University
September 15 Ohio Northern University
September 16 Ohio State
September 18 Mt. Carmel College of Nursing
September 22 Lourdes College
September 25 University of Cincinnati
September 30 Defiance College
October 6 BGSU
October 29 Ohio Wesleyan University
October 29 Mount Union
Links have been created to access these sites. The links are on the right side of the Guidance-Parent Resource page. Click on appropriate link.
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Free College Fair information at www.CollegeWeekLive.com
Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)- http://www.fafsa.ed.gov/
ACT: Any college bound student should take the ACT in the spring of their junior year. They can re-test again in the fall of their senior year. Check the ACT link for test dates and to register. http://www.actstudent.org/ The Allen East school code is 362 835