Hamilton Heights High School

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                SCHOLARSHIP ANNOUNCEMENTS

     

    Are you a senior who plans to pursue additional education at a technical or vocational school (Ivy Tech, Lincoln Tech, Mechanical School, Culinary School, Welding School, Cosmetology, Logistics, Graphic Design, Electrical/Electronics, Dental Hygienist, Plumber, Police Officer, Automotive Mechanic). The Cicero Kiwanis ($1,000) Technical/Vocational Scholarship might be of interest to you. Please feel free to pick up a scholarship application in the Guidance Office. All completed applications need to be handed into Mr. Trachtman in the Guidance Office by February 27, 2017.

    Seniors: Have you participated in a HHHS Drama/Theater Performance within the past two years? The Drama Booster Scholarship might be of interest to you! Please feel free to stop by the Guidance Office to pick up a scholarship application. The application deadline is April 21, 2017

    Seniors: Have you earned a University/College Scholarship? Do you want the scholarship announced at Honors Night? Please hand into Mr. Trachtman an official confirmation of the scholarship award you earned from the University/College you plan on attending. All University/College Scholarship Award confirmations need to be handed into Mr. Trachtman by Friday, April 28th.

     

    Seniors: Have you been awarded a scholarship that you want to be announced at Honors Night? Please hand into Mr. Trachtman official confirmation of the scholarship you have won by Friday April 28th.

     

    Seniors: The 23rd annual Hamilton County Youth Service Award is presented to an outstanding student who has remained alcohol and drug free, while making significant contributions to their school and community. The Council will again honor seven (7) seniors, one from each of the seven high schools in Hamilton County. One senior will be selected from among those seven as the winner of the $1,000 Council scholarship. Please feel free to stop by the Guidance Office to pick up information on the Hamilton County Youth Service Award. All scholarship applications need to be handed into Mr. Trachtman by 4pm on April 21.

     

    Seniors: Do you plan to continue your education at a community college or technical school in the fall of 2017? The Horatio Alger Association Career and Technical scholarship might be of interest to you. This program provides financial assistance to students throughout the nation who have financial need and have exhibited integrity and perseverance in overcoming personal adversity. Students may apply online at: application.horatioalger.org. The first priority deadline will be June 15, 2017. For additional information regarding this program please go to: https://horatioalger.org/scholarships/about-our-scholarship-programs/technical/.

     

    Vivant Smart Home is excited to be offering a scholarship to Hamilton Heights School Corporation. The details of the scholarship can be found at: www.vivant.com/scholarship . This scholarship will be reoccurring and will be available in both the spring and fall.

     

    The Indiana Sheriffs’ Association Scholarship Fund was established for the purpose of receiving, investing, and dispensing funds to provide scholarships for qualified students who are committed to pursuing an education and career in the law enforcement field. Please feel free to pick up a scholarship application in the Guidance office. The application deadline is April 1, 2017.

     

    Indiana Members Foundation, along with Indiana Members Credit Union, is excited to announce the new Robert E. Martin Collegiate Scholarship Program. Up to twenty-five (25) $1,000 scholarships will be awarded annually, representing a scholarship for each of Indiana Members Credit Unions Twenty-Five branches. Students must have a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher and be a member in good standing of Indiana Members Credit Union for at least 6 months prior to the application. Apply online at: http://www.imf4kids.org/Robert-E-Martin-Scholarship-Program.html. The application deadline is June 30, 2017.

     

    Are you or someone you know in grades 6-11 making an extraordinary difference in the lives of others? Over the past 12 years, The Children’s Museum of Indianapolis has recognized 60 winners from 39 cities, 15 states, and 49 schools that have made an enormous impact. The awards are inspired by the museum’s dynamic exhibit, The Power of Children: Making a difference, which features the stories of three children who touched the world in unique ways: Anne Frank, Ruby Bridges, and Ryan White. To learn more about this opportunity go to: childrensmuseum.org/poca-winners. Adult nominators must be 21 years or older. All adult forms and youth forms must be submitted electronically by Sunday March 19 to: childrensmuseum.org/about/power-children-awards/how-apply. . Online applications only! All materials, rules, and criteria available at:  childrensmuseum.org/poca-apply.  

     

    Are you a senior (Male) who plans on attending Indiana University? The Sigma Phi Epsilon Balanced Man Scholarship might be of interest to you. Please feel free to stop by the Guidance Office to pick up more information about this scholarship. The scholarship deadline is May 1, 2017.

     

    Are you a senior who plans to attend IUPUI and major in Informatics and Computing? The Lift Scholars Program might be off interest to you. Please feel free to stop by the Guidance Office to learn more about this opportunity.

     

    Seniors: Are you planning on majoring in Medical Technology, Radiology Technology, Medical Lab Science, or Cytotechnology? The Phi Beta Psi Sorority Indiana State Scholarship might be of interest to you. The scholarship is worth $750 annually over four years of college! Please feel free to pick up scholarship applications in the Guidance Office. All applications need to be handed into Mr. Trachtman by March 15, 2017.

     

    The Atlanta New Earth Festival Committee is pleased to present a $1,000, non- renewable scholarship to a 2017 HHHS graduating senior. The intent of the scholarship is to provide financial assistance to a student who may not otherwise receive scholarship aid and has a financial need. Please feel free to pick up a scholarship application in the Guidance Office. All applications need to be handed into Mr. Trachtman by March 17, 2017.

     

    The Lions Clubs of District 25-D have established two scholarships for seniors in high school who are endeavoring to further their education. The amount of each scholarship is $750. This scholarship is open to seniors living in Blackford, Delaware, Grant, Hamilton, Howard, Jay, Madison, Tipton, and Randolph counties. The complete rules, form link and instructions may be found at www.lions25d.org. The application deadline is April 10, 2017.

     

    The 2017 Student-View Scholarship Program is offering $11,000 worth of scholarships to high school seniors who plan to attend a four year college, community/junior college, or career school. Simply log on to: www.student-view.com and complete a 15-20 minute application survey about colleges in your area. The scholarship application deadline is April 22, 2017.

     

    Are you a senior who lives with a parent or guardian who maintains their primary residential telephone service with Endeavor Communications (Atlanta Exchange)? The Cedric Ray ($1,000) Memorial Scholarship might be of interest to you. Applicants must maintain at least a “C” cumulative grade point average. Please feel free to pick up a scholarship application in the  Guidance Office. Additional information about the Foundation for Rural Service Scholarships can be found at: www.frs.org. The Cedric Ray Scholarship application deadline is March 10, 2017.

     

    The Hamilton County Federated Republican Women’s Club offers a $500 scholarship to a deserving Hamilton County senior who plans to attend college or university in the fall of 2017. The scholarship selection committee is looking for seniors who have displayed an interest in the political/legislative process. Please feel free to pick up a scholarship application in the Guidance Office. The application deadline is March 15, 2017.

     

    The Stratford, a retirement community located in Carmel Indiana, is proud to offer the Silver Pen Writing Competition. Silver Pen is a unique opportunity to bridge the communication gap between older and younger generations. All seniors who have above a 3.0 cumulative GPA and live within 25 miles of The Stratford are eligible. There are four monetary  prizes awarded: 1st -$1,500,2nd -$1,000, 3rd - $750, and 4th - $500. For more information  or to apply online go to: www.silverpen-slc.com.

     

    The Husky Champions Club will be awarding a $500 scholarship to a deserving male and female athlete who will be continuing their athletic careers at the Division 2, 3, NAIA, or Junior College level. Applicants must have a cumulative GPA above a 2.0, have a positive mental attitude, shown leadership ability, and community/school/church involvement. Please feel free to pick up an application in the Guidance Office. All applications need to be handed into Mr. Trachtman by March 17, 2017.

     

    The Husky Champions Club, in honor of Chris Elbrecht, will be awarding one male student athlete (who will be attending college in the fall of 2017 and continuing their baseball career) a $500 scholarship. Scholarship criteria is: enrolled in a Division 2, 3, NAIA, or Junior College program, has a cumulative GPA above 2.0, has shown community/school/church involvement, and has a positive mental attitude and leadership skills. Please feel free to pick up a scholarship application in the Guidance Office. All applications need to be handed into Mr. Trachtman by March 17, 2017.

     

    Are you a senior who plans on pursuing a bachelor’s degree (or higher) in the Engineering field at an accredited institution? The Nick Ozolins $500 Scholarship might be of interest to you. Nick was a 2010 graduate of Hamilton Heights High School and was very involved in the Engineering Department. This scholarship was established to carry on his love he had for the field of engineering and  for his community. Please feel free to pick up a scholarship application in the Guidance Office. All applications need to be handed into Mr. Trachtman by March 17, 2017.

     

    The Watercolor Society/James C. Lentz ($1,000) scholarship will be awarded to a high school senior who is pursuing a degree in either fine arts or arts education from a college, university, or a school of design. The student must graduate from an Indiana high school before July 1, 2017. Please feel free to pick up a scholarship application in the Guidance Office. The application deadline is April 1, 2017.

     

    Are you a senior member of the Men’s Soccer Team? Do you have at least a “B” cumulative GPA? The Matt Cahill $500 Soccer Scholarship might be of interest to you. Matthew was wise, athletic, sociable, humorous, and intense-with a wonderful ability to persevere! Please feel free to pick up a scholarship application in the Guidance Office. All applications need to be handed into Mr. Trachtman by March 17, 2017.

     

    Are you a senior who plans to major in Secondary or Elementary Education in college? The Hamilton Heights $500 Faculty Scholarship might be of interest to you. Please feel free to pick up a scholarship application in the Guidance Office. All scholarship applications need to be handed into Mr. Trachtman by March 10, 2017.

     

    The Riverview Health Foundation will be awarding a $1,000 scholarship to one graduating Senior from each of the seven Hamilton County public high schools. A scholarship committee, selected by each school system, will be responsible for preliminary student selections. Applicants must plan to pursue a career in the health care field (Associate or Bachelor’s Degree in a medical field, such as nursing, physical therapy, lab technology, etc.) Dentistry is not applicable. Applicants must have a 3.0 cumulative GPA or higher. Please feel free to pick up a scholarship application in the Guidance Office. All applications  must be handed into Mr. Trachtman in the Guidance Office by Friday, March 17, 2017 by 3pm.

     

    The Martin Family Scholarship ($2,000) will be awarded annually to one graduating Senior interested in pursuing a career in medicine or medical research. Special consideration will be given to the applicant interested in cancer care or research. Applications are available in the Guidance Office.  All applications need to be handed into Mr. Trachtman in the Guidance Office by 3pm on March 15th, 2017.

     

    Are you a senior interested in majoring in Nursing in college? The Nursing Schools Almanac has just launched its third annual Aspiring Nurse Scholarship. Do you have a track record of academic excellence (particularly in Math and Science) and have a passion for the nursing profession? This $1,000 scholarship opportunity might be of interest to you. Students may visit www.nusingschoolalmanac.com and click the banner on the right hand side of the website’s homepage for more information. The scholarship deadline is June 30, 2017.

     

    Seniors: StudentScholarships.org  is the largest collection of scholarships on the Web! Please feel free to visit their site..

     Seniors: The Old Town Design Group, LLC of Carmel believes by investing in the success of today’s students they are investing in the success of tomorrow’s home building industry.  The Orchard Project Scholarship provides tuition assistance to a Hamilton County Student preparing for a career in the construction industry. Students must be enrolled or planning to enroll in a housing related program such as construction management, residential building, construction technology, architecture or any construction trade specialties offered by the institution you plan to attend. Please feel free to pick up a scholarship application in the Guidance office. The application deadline is March 31, 2016.

     

    Carmel American Legion Post #155 will be awarding scholarships to qualified, graduating seniors from Hamilton County high schools. The Carmel American Legion Post #155 will focus on progenies of Legion Post #155 members, JROTC participants, and handicapped students. Students must have at least a 3.0 GPA. Please feel free to stop by the Guidance Office to pick up an application. All applications must be complete and postmarked by March 15, 2017.

     

    The Hamilton County Master Gardener Association is currently accepting applications for the 2016-17 Barney Hobbs Memorial Horticultural Scholarship. In commemoration of a founding member of the HCMGA, five $3000 scholarships will be awarded to high school seniors or college students who are residents of Hamilton County or a child/grandchild of a HCMGA member.  Applicants must intend to major in Horticulture or a related subject such as agriculture, botany or landscape architecture/design. Applications are available online at: www.HCMGA.org or feel free to pick up an application in the Guidance office. The application deadline is March 15, 2016.

     

    GUIDANCE UPDATES

    Are you a Junior or Senior who cannot afford to buy a Prom Dress? Cinderella Story of Hamilton County will be giving prom dresses and accessories for the 2017 prom season at no charge to the student. The prom dress selection process will be held on March 25th from 9am to 1pm at Monon Trail Elementary School in Westfield Indiana. Please stop by the Guidance Office before Friday March 17th to fill out an application. On the application you can put down shoe size, dress size, dress preference, and color preference.

    The Greater Indianapolis Northside College Fair will be held on March 15, 2017 from 6:30pm until 8pm at 502 East Carmel Drive. Students should register at: www.gotocollegefairs.com and search for the Greater Indianapolis Northside College Fair. Enter your profile information, with cell number, and save your barcode to bring with you to the college fair.

     

    Learn about Indiana University Kokomo during Visit In Person Day! VIP Days will be held February 17th and April 19th from 9am – 12:30pm. RSVP today at: www.iuk.edu/VIP or by calling 765-455-9217.

     

    The Plumbers, Steamfitters and HVAC Service Technicians Local 440 J.A.T.C. is now accepting applications to their apprenticeship program on a year round basis. Please feel free to stop by the Guidance Office if you would like any additional information.

    Seniors: Do you need help filling out the FAFSA? Please feel free to attend College Goal Sunday on February 12, from 2PM-4PM,  at IU Kokomo. The FAFSA will help college bound students maximize their financial aid! The event will be held at 2300 S Washington Street at the Kelley Center. Please report to the Computer Labs.

    To all students 9-12: The Greater Indianapolis Northside College Fair will be held on March 15, 2017 (6:30pm-8:30pm)  at the 502 East Event Centre (502 East Carmel Drive) in Carmel Indiana. The event is sponsored by a consortium of high schools on Indy’s Northside as a way to provide access to college information for local students. Over 100 colleges/Universities will be represented at the fair. College fairs are an efficient way to obtain information about many colleges in one place! The event is free!

     

    Seniors: Over the next 3 months there will be numerous local scholarships to apply for through the Guidance Office. Winners of these scholarships will be recognized at Honors Night on May 10, 2017. Please make sure you apply for all scholarships in a timely manner. Scholarship applications need to be handed into the Guidance Office by the scholarship application due date! No late scholarship applications will be accepted. Please make sure to hand  your completed applications directly to Mr. Trachtman. If you have any questions feel free to stop by the Guidance Office.

     

    Seniors: The Guidance office would like to celebrate your academic achievements on Twitter. After you have accepted a college admissions offer,  feel free to stop by the Guidance Office and fill out a College Commitment Form. Please bring a copy of your  acceptance letter with you to the Guidance Office. We look forward to celebrating this special occasion with the entire Husky family!

     

    Seniors: The American Line Builders Apprenticeship and Training Committee accepts applications for their apprenticeship programs including outside lineman, substation technician, cable splicer technician, traffic signal technician, and many other areas on a continuing basis. Interested persons may obtain an application online at: www.albat.com.

     

    The Plumbers, Steamfitters and HVAC Service Technicians Local 440 J.A.T.C. is now accepting applications to their apprenticeship program on a year round basis. Please feel free to stop by the Guidance Office if you would like more information.

     

    Are you a highly academic senior who is interested in attending Ivy Tech? The  American Honors program might be of interest to you. This is a nationally-recognized selective honors program to help students earn bachelor’s degrees from great schools. Students have transferred from Ivy Tech to attend Standford University, University of Pennsylvania, and many more top academic institutions!  Please feel free to stop by the Guidance Office to pick up information about the American Honors program at Ivy Tech.  

    Harrison College and Anderson Salon Academy will be visiting HHHS on Monday December 5 during SRT. Please feel free to stop by the Guidance Office if you would like to learn more about these educational institutions.

     

     

     

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