•  Career Center

    Career Center F219 | Mrs. Horn | Tel: 480.224.2993 | Email: horn.toni@cusd80.com

    CEEB Code: 030-668


     

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    Date

    Event/Flyer (passes required for all F219 Visits)

    2019-2020

    Please note: the Embry-Riddle and Military Information Nights have been cancelled. We will reschedule them as day time events. TBD.

    10/17 @ Lunch Pomona College  @ F219
    10/17 @ 530p FAFSA Info/Help Session by Rotary @ Perry Branch LIBRARY
    10/18 @ Lunch Colorado Mesa University @ Cafe
    10/20-21 NACAC National College Fair @ Phx Convention Center
    10/22 @ 8a CSU Pueblo @ F219
    10/22 @ 9a Univ of Northern Colorado @ F219
    10/22 @ 9:30 Univ of Southern Florida
    10/22 @ Lunch Scottsdale Community College
    10/22 @ 6p CUSD FAFSA Information Night @ Chandler Center for the Arts
    10/23 @830a Biola University @ F219
    10/23 @1030 Coconino Community College @ F219
    10/23 @ Lunch Univ of San Diego @ Cafe
    10/23 @ Lunch Pepperdine University @ Cafe
    10/23 @ 530p FAFSA Info/Help Session by Rotary @ Perry Branch LIBRARY
    10/24 @ Lunch Cornell College at Iowa
    10/29 All Day GCU Field Trip (Permission slips outside F219, turn in ASAP)
    10/29 @ 530p PHS FAFSA Help Lab @ Cafe (Sign Up Here)

     


    COLLEGES IN/AROUND TOWN:

    Brown, Columbia, Cornell, Rice and U of Chicago's "Exploring Education Excellence" Tour is Sept 19 at 7pm at Hilton Scottsdale Resort & Villas. Registration is required and space fills up quickly so visit http://exploringeducationalexcellence.org/ and register today! 

    2019 HBCU Fair: Sept 25 from 9-2:30pm at Phx College Bulpitt Auditorium 1202 W Thomas Rd, Phx 85013. Click site for more information. 

    Johns Hopkins University, USA Tour: In AZ on Thursday, September 26, 2019 at 7:00 PM until 8:30p at Chaparral High School - 6935 E Gold Dust Ave, Scottsdale, AZ 85253 - Register to attend, here. 


    SCHOLARSHIP UPDATE:

    *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* GOLDEN DOOR is a nonprofit scholarship organization which provides large college scholarships to high performing students with DACA. This year, we will award the scholarship to up to 50 students across the country attending college in Fall 2020 who are interested in pursuing a bachelor’s degree. In addition to funding, Golden Door provides 1:1 mentorship, professional development opportunities, and summer internships.  The due date for applications is Monday, September 16th.  View Flyer. Application Link:  https://www.goldendoorscholars.org/apply-now | Contact: Carolina CarrGolden Door Scholars | GDS Coordinator | ccarr@redventures.com

    *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


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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


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    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