•  Career Center

    CEEB Code: 030-668


     

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    Date/Time

    Event (Passes required for all F219 Events)

    Nov 19 @ 6p

    Nov 19 @ 6p - Mindfulness Room Open House in C105

    Nov 26

    Nov 26 - EVIT Field Trip (See Mrs. Hammer in Counseling to sign up)

    Nov 26 @ 1p

    US Naval Academy, Midshipman Alex Krupinsky in Career Center Sign up at/get a pass from our Counseling Secretary, Mrs. Hendon, to learn more about the US Naval Academy and hear from a current student/Midshipman about the experience! This is a rare and special treat!

     

    OFF CAMPUS EVENTS

    Nov 23 @ 10a to 12p

    Savanna College of Art and Design (SCAD) at The Camby Hotel Phoenix Register for SCAD here


    DECEMBER - FEBRUARY for *SENIORS*

    • Be on the lookout for college decisions and financial aid packets! Have important conversations such as planning for housing and paying for college with your parents, again!
    • Complete your FAFSA applications, please by this month. While there is technically no specific "Deadline", you want to complete it as soon as possible to receive a financial aid packet in the spring! 
    • Start preparing materials for the CEF (Chandler Education Foundation) Scholarship, the scholarships come out February and close the end of March: you need to have a resume, 2 letters of recs, and a volunteer log ready to go.
    • Start making copies of your out-of-state college scholarship offers to turn into the Career Center for Scholarship tracking.

     


    SCHOLARSHIP UPDATE:

    *OPEN* ASU's Leadership Scholarship Program | Deadline is Jan 10, 2020 | LSP is a four year leadership program that provides students with an institutional scholarship which is renewable each year.  The scholarship amount is $10,000 per academic year.  One counselor nomination per school.  Online Application Process The LSP application process is an online application that is completed by the interested students.  The application is available for students to complete now.  The application can be found at https://eoss.asu.edu/lsp/apply.

    *OPEN* $1000 Arizona CPA Foundation for Education and Innovation Scholarship | Deadline Feb 7, 2020 | Click here for info and application

    *OPEN* $5K Heisman High School Scholarship | Visit site for more details here. Deadline is Oct 29!

    *OPEN* $1000 to $2500 Phoenix Chapter College Scholarship for Boys & Girls | Click to view the eligibility requirements and application. Deadline is Oct 26 to email the application. 

    *OPEN* Co-Op Scholarship Programs | View Flyer. 

    *OPEN/Available soon* College Board Notable Scholarships! Click here to view the list and to apply!

    *OPEN* TFS Making Life Easier 2020 Scholarship Program: Due Oct 31. You must complete (2) things: 1-Application Online, 2-TFS Partner Form - Counselor or Career Center must sign off on this form. Attach it to your application and submit it. 

    *OPEN* Mushkatel, Robbins & Becker, PLLC will award a total of $2,500 in scholarships to students who submit winning essays and videos, visit https://www.phoenixlawteam.com/scholarship/The attorneys of Mushkatel, Robbins & Becker, PLLC, invite you to share your thoughts and compete for one of our two scholarship awards: First place – $2,000 Scholarship; Second place – $500 Scholarship. Our goal is to foster discussion about the relationship between police agencies and communities while, at the same time, helping young people to pursue a higher education. Please read our rules, learn more about this exciting scholarship opportunity and make sure to submit your essay or video by our December 6th, 2019 deadline. Please look at the dates carefully as the scholarship deadline has been extended.

    *OPEN* EARN TO LEARN SCHOLARSHIP (Class of 2020): Are you a financial need student trying to fund your college education? Check out the Earn to Learn Scholarship and Savings program. The application for students planning to enter college in Fall 2020 will be opened on August 1, 2019 and close October 25, 2019! View here for more details about eligibility, applications, and deadlines.  Visit the Financial Aid & Scholarships Page for more Opportunities!

    Visit the Financial Aid & Scholarship Page for more opportunities!


    *VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY* The Phx Desert Botanical Gardens is looking for teen volunteers! Check out the details through this flyer


    PSAT Registration and Information

    PSAT Date is Oct 30 at PHS


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    RESEARCH YOUR COLLEGES and find out if it's the right fit for you! Visit College Board's https://bigfuture.collegeboard.org/college-search


    WHAT LOOKS GREAT ON YOUR RESUME & COLLEGE APPLICATIONS?

    clubs & organizations

    Perry Clubs & Student Organizations!  Join campus activities and related events.  PHS Club & Student Organizations >>


    JUNIOR HIGH STUDENTS: Check out the First Steps Towards College Publication by Federal Student Aid/U.S. Department of Education