Grades 9-11 Scholarships & Announcements
On this page you will find information about scholarship, nominations for scholars programs, volunteer opportunities, jobs, Colleges coming to Lexington or nearby. summer programs and more. Please read the entire list so you don't miss anything. If you would like more info about anything please see your Counselor.
Colleges coming near Henry Clay
*JUNIORS- To meet with college reps coming to Henry Clay sign up online here .
10/24 SCAD- Savannagh College of Art & Design- Cincinnati, OH Register at scad.edu/infosession
Governor's Scholars Program/Governor's School for the Arts/Governor's School for Entrepreneurs
GSE- Application opens November 15 for 9th, 10th and 11th graders at www.kentuckygse.com
Info sessions- Nov 19- 8am, all 3 lunches and 3:20pm in room 138
GSA- Application opens October 4 for 10th and 11th graders at http://www.kentuckycenter.org/education-community-arts/gsa
Prep Workshops- Registration also opens Oct 4, Info sessions Tues, Oct 22. 8am & 3:20pm- HC Library, all 3 lunches in room 138-bring your lunch
GSP- Info sessions- Oct 9-3:20pm HC Library, Oct 10- 8am HC Library, Oct 14- all 3 lunches in room 138-bring your lunch
LFUCG Parks and Recreation- Contact Suzanne Leibee at email@example.com for more information.
Lexington Living Arts and Science Center Summer Volunteer Program- must be 16 or older. Download application here & return to JoAnna Scates at firstname.lastname@example.org
Carnegie Center- Contact Erica Cook at email@example.com or 254-4175 ext 28 if interested or for more info
Math- Tuesday & Wednesday mornings 7:30am - 8:15am Room 134- Just show up
Tutoring Club- multiple subjects- Text @hctutoring to 81010 for text notifications- Tutoring typically offered on Thurs & Fri at 7:30am in room 145. Pay attention to text reminders.
After school Study Hall/Tutoring- Mondays/Wednesdays/Thursdays 3:30-4:30pm in room 4. Everyday study hall available and tutoring available according to this schedule- Mon- English, Wed- Math & Science, Thurs- Social Studies No registration required
KUMON- assistants to help pre-k through high school students with math & reading skills. Monday and/or Thurs 3:30-8pm Interested applicants email firstname.lastname@example.org
McAlister's Deli- Euclid Ave- must have and maintain a 3.2GPA
Marco's Pizza is hiring insiders and drivers. Insiders must be 16. Drivers have to be 18 and have had their license for atleast 2 years. Apply at marcos.com
ACT/SAT/PSAT Registration & Test Prep
SAT Test dates, registration and practice at https://collegereadiness.collegeboard.org/sat
ACT Test dates, registration and practice at www.act.org
New ACT test prep: ACT Academy www.act.org/academy
PSAT Test date: October 16 at Henry Clay More info & test prep at https://collegereadiness.collegeboard.org/psat-nmsqt-psat-10
KAPLAN free PSAT test prep- info here.
Other prep options: www.prepfactory.com
www.thecollegeprojectky.com/events 5 week ACT Review class, begins 9/23
11/25 Villanova University Presidential Scholars Program. See counselor to be nominated. Info at https://www1.villanova.edu/villanova/provost/crf/presscholar.html
OVERNIGHT PROGRAMS that require applications
Many colleges have options to spend a night on campus as part of a college visit. This space is for special programs that are typically targeted to a specific population and require a special application. Many colleges do these so check the website of any college you are interested in not listed here.
10/8 Voices of Tufts Diversity Arts & Sciences Experience- applications available Aug 2019- more info at https://admissions.tufts.edu/voices/voices-home/
Neighborhood Youth Council Resource Guide
College Resources for Undocumented Students www.wearethedream.us
Scholarships for Immigrant students- click here
deadlines vary Study Abroad opportunities- click here for info
Guided Pathway Support Program from the Ron Brown Scholar Program- for current 10th & 11th graders. Program is a free college advising program for college-bound African American students & their parents. More info can be received by emailing email@example.com & application at http://rbsgps.com
YMCA Black Achievers Registration packet here.
10/10/19 United States Senate Youth Program- juniors see counselor for details. Info about program here.
10/14/19 Purdue University Women in Engineering Program- junior females- more info and registration at https://www.purdue.edu/wiep/
11/5/19 Prudential Spirit of Community Awards- apply at https://spirit.prudential.com/
11/16/19 National Portfolio Day- Cincinnati, OH https://nationalportfolioday.org/
12/12/19 Art Academy of Cincinnati Scholastic Art & Writing Awards https://www.artandwriting.org/
1/17/20 John F. Kennedy Profile in Courage Essay Contest- 9th-12th grades- https://www.jfklibrary.org/learn/education/profile-in-courage-essay-contest
Youth Award Contests- National Society of the Sons of the American Revolution- https://www.sar.org/education/youth-contests-and-awards
Essay, JROTC Cadet Award, Eagle Scout Program, Oration Contest
Scholarship search websites- click here for list of examples.
many colleges have summer programs so check college websites to discover more
12/1/19 The Bronfman Fellowship- 5 week all expenses paid trip to Israel for current 11th graders who self-identify as Jewish More info at www.bronfman.org
1/8/20 2020 High School Diplomats Program- 10 day program at Princeton University- July 22-Aug 2- Full Scholarship. Current 10th & 11th graders apply at www.highschooldiplomats.com