SCHOLARSHIPS Prudential Spirit of Community Awards: recognize middle and high school students who have demonstrated exemplary, self-initiated community service. State winner ($1000) plus all-expense paid trip to Washington DC, National winners ($6000) Due: November 7th . Apply at: http://spirit.prudential.com. Horatio Alger Association: Provide financial assistance to seniors throughout the nation who have financial need (less than $55,000 adjusted gross family income is required), involvement in co-curricular and community service activities, and demonstrated academic achievement. Students who have exhibited integrity and perseverance in overcoming personal adversity. Amount: $22,000 (106) and $7000 (21 in the state of ND) Due: Oct. 25th. Application at: https://scholars.horatioalger.org/ Wendy’s High School Heisman: Wendy’s® High School Heisman® Scholarship has been recognizing and rewarding senior athletes who excel in the classroom, on the field, and in the community. The Wendy’s High School Heisman recognizes 2 winners—one male athlete and one female athlete—from each state.
·90 State Winners receive a $1,000 scholarship ·10 State Winners move on as National Finalists with a chance to attend the Wendy’s High School Heisman weekend in New York City ·8 National Finalists receive a $5,000 scholarship
· 2 National Winners receive a $10,000 scholarship along with national honor and recognition during ESPN’s telecast of the college Heisman Memorial Trophy presentation ·Plus, the first 1,000 applicants get a $10 Wendy’s gift card!
Deadline: October 2nd. Apply at: wendysheisman.com. Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation: An achievement-based scholarship awarded to graduating high school seniors. Students are recognized for their capacity to lead and serve, as well as their commitment to making a significant impact on their schools and communities. Amount: $20,000 (150). Due: October 31st. Address: P.O. Box 442 Atlanta, GA 30301 Apply at website: http://www.coca-colascholarsfoundation.org/applicants/#.UmfwdPmkqN0. Fisher & Talwar Legal Inspiration Scholarship: is now available to students currently pursuing or plan on pursuing a college degree. Must be a US citizen and possess a 3.0 GPA. Amount: $1000, Due: November 15, 2017. Qualifying students can apply here: http://www.fishertalwar.com/scholarship/ Valley Bone & Joint Clinic Scholar Athlete of the Month: Recognizing student athletes who excel in athletics as well as academics. Junior or senior athlete who has earned a varsity letter in a sport, achieved a 3.5 GPA, and lives in eastern ND or northwestern MN. Amount: $500 scholarship awarded each month. Apply at: www.vbjclinic.com/scholarship-application. Alert Magazine Scholarship: Write an essay (650 – 800 words) about a personal encounter you or someone you know has had with drug and/or alcohol abuse. Discuss how it was dealt with, what you learned from the experience, and what was right or wrong (in your opinion) about the way the incident or problem was handled. Senior with a 2.5 GPA. Amount: $500 Mail your essay, transcripts, photo, name, phone number, address, and school name to: Alert Magazine, Attn: Scholarship, P.O. Box 4833 Boise, ID 83711 1-800-398-0842. North Dakota Scholars Program: 20 – 25 tuition scholarships (at the state school rate) given to students attending an in-state college. The scholarship is based on ACT scores and class rank. The top 5% of scorers on ACT (usually 32) taken between October and June 31st of the student’s junior year qualify. For more information regarding this and many other scholarship opportunities see Mr. Varriano.
Eating First Lunch this semester are Spanish I, English 12, English 9, Physical Science, Accounting, and Auto Tech II.
Second Lunch – World History, Advanced Math, Applied Math, High School Resource Room, and Study Hall.
All Middle School Classes will eat Third Lunch.
Students in grades 8-12 are invited to the DelChar Theater next Tuesday, August 29th at 6:30 PM to see “Spider-Man Homecoming”, a free movie sponsored by the May-Port CG FBLA. Come see what FBLA is all about, and enjoy the movie and some popcorn!
The Booster Club is hosting a Tailgate Supper TODAY from 5:30 to 6:30 at the Jerome Berg Football Field on the Mayville State Campus. For a $5 donation you will get a Burger on a Soholt Bun, Chips, Bar, and Beverage. Everyone is welcome!
Anyone interested in helping with Volleyball Stats, please talk to Mrs. Hanson ASAP!!
Forms for FCCLA Membership are ready to be filled outbyFABULOUS MEMBERS!You will find them outside the FACS room door. Join the fun and become a member today!
Seniors: we need 50-50 Ticket Sellers for all our home games, which means we need 2 workers for tonight at the college football field at 6:15. See Mr. Ulland or Joan if you can help out. This will earn you credit toward an extra Dollars for Scholars Scholarship in the spring!
Tonight the Football Team hosts FSHP at 7:00 at the college field. Tomorrow the Cross Country Team competes in Hillsboro starting at 10:00. Let’s all come out and support the Patriots!
Today’s menu is Pepperoni Pizza, Corn, Pasta Salad, Grapes.