Scholarships and Senior Announcements

  •  Kittie Fairey Educational Fund is a scholarship opportunity for deserving students who meet an educational and financial criteria.  Seniors must have a 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale, have a combined SAT score of 1100 ( 26 ACT), have a household gross income NOT exceeding $40,000 and plna to attend a four-year college in South Carolina for Fall 2018.  Student can apply online at:     www.csascholars.org   .  Applications are due by January 15, 2018.  See Mrs. Cudd if you have questions.

Attention Future Educators:  Any senior interested in majoring in Education is encouraged to apply for the Teaching Fellows Scholarship.  Applications can be found online at www.cerra.org under the Teaching Fellows tab at the top.  Applications are due December 1, 2017.  There are several steps to this application so please do not wait to apply.  You do NOT have to be a Teacher Cadet to apply.  


IGP Conferences:
Mrs. Cudd is in the process of scheduling IGP ( Individual Graduation Plan) conferences with each of her seniors.  Invitations will go out to students during their Government and Economics classes.  If you would like to schedule an IGP meeting at a different time, please contact Mrs. Cudd at 864-397-3618 to schedule a meeting for you and your child.

QuestBridge Scholarships
The QuestBridge National College Match connects outstanding low-income high school seniors with full four-year scholarships to the nations' leading colleges.  Who is eligible to apply?
1.  Top 5-10% of class
2.  SAT score > 1240 (CR & M)  or ACT > 28
3.  Come from households earning less than $65,000
4.  Be eligible for free or reduced lunch at school.
5.  Be part of the first generation in their family to attend college.
If you believe you qualify, apply online at www.questbridge.org by September 27, 2017.

Bridge to Clemson

The Bridge Program, in conjunction with Tri County Technical College, is a cooperative admission program designed to assist a select group of students who cannot be offered regular admission to Clemson but who wish to have a freshman year experience with the distinct Clemson flavor. Students enroll in a transferable curriculum at TCTC for the entire freshmen year and while taking these classes will have access to a number of services and programs on the Clemson campus. They are assured a seamless transition to Clemson the following year if they meet the academic expections of the program. Students will be offered Bridge during the single date notification schedule beginning Feb. 15. For more information please visit: www.clemson.edu/admissions/bridge/index.html 

Seniors, Check This Out!!!

Cappex.com is a new scholarship matching tool that seniors need to take advantage of. Please visit http://www.cappex.com/scholarships and begin your scholarship search. There are thousands of companies including Burger King and Kraft Foodsthat use Cappex to announce their scholarship opportunities. Find time to use this tool today!

 

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