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Scholarships
Fast Web
http://fastweb.com

SunTrust Off to College Sweepstakes

Free to enter bi-weekly. Eligibility not based on GPA/Rank.  One winner chosen every 2 weeks from October to May.

https://offtocollegesweepstakes.suntrust.com/

Student Scholarship Search

Matches your strengths and talents to scholarships.

http://studentscholarshipsearch.com

Scholarships

You find money. Colleges find you.

http://scholarships.com

Scholarship Experts

In addition to scholarships, you have access to colleges, internships, careers and a whole lot more.

http://scholarshipexperts.com

Virginia Department of Education Scholarships

The Virginia Department of Education posts several scholarships throughout the year on this web-page.

http://www.doe.virginia.gov/instruction/virginia_scholarships/index.shtml

Big Future by Collegeboard

College Boards scholarship search.

http://bigfuture.collegeboard.org/scholarship-search

Christian College Scholarships

The free Christian College Resource Center

http://www.christianconnector.com

The Big Sun Scholarship

This scholarship is for young athletes who succeed in their academic pursuits.

http://www.bigsunathletics.com

Lee-Jackson Educational Foundation Scholarship Program

The deadline to submit essays to the principal is Feb. 2, 2018.

http://www.lee-jackson.org

Profile In Courage Essay Contest

Deadline: January 2018

https://www.jfklibrary.org/Education/Profile-in-Courage-Essay-Contest.aspx

VDOE Scholarships
http://www.doe.virginia.gov/instruction/virginia_scholarships/index.shtml

The Prudential Spirit of Community Award

Please check website for program details.

http://spirit.prudential.com

The Community Foundation of the Virginias, Inc.

The Community Foundation of the Virginias, Inc. online scholarship application is now open. Deadline to apply is March 31, 2018.

https://cfvincscholarships.communityforce.com/Login.aspx

Southwest Virginia Alliance for Manufacturing Scholarship

Deadline to apply is Monday, April 2, 2018.  

http://www.swvam.org/svam-scholarship

Virginia Hannah Brown Scholarship

Deadline to apply is April 17. 2018.

http://gkccf.academicworks.com/opportunities/1242

Financial Aid
Free Application for Federal Student Aid

Seniors may apply beginning January 1 of their senior year.

http://fafsa.ed.gov

Federal Student Aid
http://studentaid.ed.gov

Finaid
http://finaid.org

State Council for Higher Education of Virginia
http://schev.edu/index/students-and-parents/pay

College Placement Tests
PSAT/SAT and AP Information
https://www.collegeboard.org/

ACT Testing Information
http://www.act.org/

Test Preparation for the Virginia Placement Test

Any student wishing to enroll in a Virginia community college must take the Virginia Placement Test.  Online practice tests are available at the above web address.

http://college.measuredsuccess.com

Career Exploration
VA Wizard

The VA Wizard can help you choose a career, get information needed to pursue your career, find th ecollege that is right for you, pay for college, transfer from a community college to a university, and get answers to your questions about your future.

http://vawizard.org

Career One Stop
https://www.careeronestop.org/explorecareers/explore-careers.aspx

Bureau of Labor Statistics
https://www.bls.gov/k12/students.htm

ASVAB Career Exploration Program
http://www.asvabprogram.com/

O'Net Online
https://www.onetonline.org/

Student Athletes
NCAA Clearinghouse

NCAA Eligibility Center

 

http://www.ncaa.org/student-athletes/future/scholarships

Graduation Requirements
Standard Diploma Requirements
http://www.doe.virginia.gov/instruction/graduation/standard.shtml

Advanced Diploma Requirements
http://www.doe.virginia.gov/instruction/graduation/advanced_studies.shtml

Choosing A College
Chegg
http://chegg.com

College Scorecard
http://collegescorecard.ed.gov

Bully Free
National Education Association

A student is bullied every 7 minutes in our schools.  Educators are incredibly important to the well being of our students.  Please sign the Bully Free: It Starts with Me pledge during the month of October, Bullying Prevention month.

http://www.nea.org/home/neabullyfree.html

Pacer

Pacer's National Bullying Prevention Center

http://www.pacer.org/bullying/nbpm

Stop Bullying

Tips and facts about bullying.

http://www.stopbullying.gov/resources/all

Stomp Out Bullying

How teachers can end bullying.

http://stompoutbullying.org/index.php/information-and-resources/educators-page/tip-sheet-how-teachers-can-end-bullying