The purpose of this page is to inform students of career options and resources. Please check out all the link and information provided. If you have any questions or comments, please contact: Aaron Johnson or PK-12 Dean of Students: Nick Amb
AGCOUNTRY FARM CREDIT SERVICES SCHOLARSHIPS
AgCountry Farm Credit Services is offering scholarships for high school seniors entering college in the fall of 2018. Scholarship awards are $1,000 each. Applicants must be from an actively farming or ranching family OR must be planning to pursue a career in farming or some other aspect of agriculture such as agricultural extension, agricultural education, soil conservation, farm and ranch management, agricultural finance, veterinary medicine or agri-business. See Mr. Johnson for an application
March 1, 2018 Deadline
CAREER & COLLEGE READINESS RESOURCES
Getreadyforcollege.org--The easy-to-use Web site from the Minnesota Office of Higher Education! Here you can find valuable information on college preparation, selection and financial aid. Simply follow the section tabs at the top and the topic listings to the left to find your area of interest.
Fastweb.com--Prepare for college and start searching today for scholarships. Over 1.5 million scholarships listed, personalized scholarship matches financial and FAFSA information, jobs, internships, and tips from scholarship winners.
Positivelyminnesota.com--Find information about careers in demand, explore different careers, and find information about anything career-related in Minnesota.
Careers In Demand--From the positivelyminnesota.com website, this page gives information about careers in demand in all regions of Minnesota.
This is an excellent tool for people to compare jobs around Minnesota.
VALLEY BONE AND JOINT CLINIC SCHOLAR-ATHLETE OF THE MONTH
Valley Bone and Joint Clinic is pleased to announce a scholarship opportunity which recognizes student athletes who excel in athletics as well as academics. High school senior varsity athletes may apply to be considered for a $500 Scholar-Athlete of the month scholarship from Valley Bone and Joint Clinic.
Guidelines for consideration include:
* applicant must be a senior athlete who has earned a varsity letter in a sport.
* Must have achieved a 3.5 GPA
* Applicant must live in eastern ND or NW MN
* Funds must be used for educational expenses
* Upon notification as a winner, a parent/guardian must sign a waiver acknowledging the release of the winner's name and photo to media and social media outlets for recognition.
Apply online at www.vbjclinic.com/scholarship-application
TEST REGISTRATION & PREPERATION
ACTstudent.org--Register for the ACT online, find information about the ACT, test dates and locations, prepare with sample tests, career planning, and financial aid help.
SAT.collegeboard.com--Register for the SAT online, find information about the SAT, test dates and locations, and prepare with sample tests.