Ohio State University Alumni Scholarship:
Who is Eligible-apply to the university by November 1st, have a record of performance in activities both in school and in the community, impress the scholarship committee with a sound interest and positive attitude toward college work, and be a resident of and/or attend high school in the area in which the participating alumni club's membership is based.
The Bonnie Eddy Educational Supply and Book Grant:
Deadline to apply: January 31st, 2019
Must be a graduating Senior, with at GPA in the Upper 50% of the class and plan on majoring in teacher education at an accredited college or university.
Williams County 4-H Scholarship:
Deadline: Friday January 11th, 2019
For more information and to apply, please visit: https://williams.osu.edu/teen-opportunities
(Scroll to the bottom of the page to find the scholarship information)
Amethyst Recovery Center Scholarship:
Application Deadline: May 31st , 2019
For more information and to apply, please visit: https://www.amethystrecovery.org/500-scholarship-offer-from-amethyst-recovery-center/
University of Toledo Scholarships for Future Teachers:
High School Seniors who want to become teachers.
Have over 50 scholarships available for this major and the most prestigious being the Herb Scholarship Program-with a projected value of 82,000 for eight semesters.
For more information and to apply, please visit: www.utoledo.edu/education/scholarships
BadCredit.Org Wealth Wise Scholarship:
1,000 scholarship available to Seniors who intend to pursue a career in finance or a related industry
For more information and to apply, please visit: https://www.badcredit.org/scholarship/
Jack Kent Cooke Scholarship:
Application Deadline: November 20th, 2018
Apply through the Common App
Zinggia Art Scholarship:
For graduating seniors who want to major in visual arts
Must be attending an art school or 2-4 year college
Application deadline Saturday March 2nd, 2019
For more information and to apply, please visit: http://zinggia.com/artscholarship/
Recovery Village Health Care Scholarship:
1,000 award to students pursuing a health-related degree program who have been personally affected by addiction.
For more information and to apply please visit: https://www.therecoveryvillage.com/scholarships/
2019 Beat the Odds Scholarship:
open to high school seniors who have faced or are facing significant adversity.
5,000 college scholarship, a laptop computer, access to CDF"s network or leadership opportunities and Beat the Odds alumni
Deadline: December 8th, 2018
To apply please visit: https://beattheodds-oh.applicantstack.com/x/openings
BGSU Science and Math Education in Action:
Scholarships are available for incoming Freshmen considering careers in teaching Sciene and/or mathematics.
4,000 the first year of college with increases each year up to more than 5,000 the fourth year.
Deadline to apply January 15, 2019
To apply and for more details, please visit www.bgsu.edu/action
Application Deadline: November 15th, 2018
6,000 per semester
To apply and for more information, please visit www.hsfmo.org
click on the link below for a variety of scholarships
apply online: http://www.aesengineers.com/scholarships.php
Deadline: October 6th
Zip Recruiter Scholarship
apply online: https://www.ziprecruiter.com/scholarship
Wendy's High School Heisman Scholarship
apply online: http://www.wendysheisman.com
The following link will provide information on the criteria needed to earn an Ohio Honors Diploma and the different types of Honors Diploma available.
If you are wanting to play a sport in college, you must register through the NCAA Eligibility Center website. Click on NCAA Student Registration below to go to the website.
Senior Planning Timeline
Please use this as a guide as you go through your senior year.
March -- SPRING BREAK --- ENJOY!
2018-2019 ACT Test Dates
Register Online at: http://www.act.org/content/act/en/register.html
Test Date Registration Deadline (Late Fee Required)
Sept 8, 2018 Aug 3, 2018 Aug 17, 2018
Oct 27, 2018 Sept 21, 2018 Oct 5, 2018
Dec 8, 2018 Nov 2, 2018 Nov 16, 2018
Feb 9, 2019 Jan 4,2019 Jan 18, 2019
Apr 13, 2019 Mar 8, 2019 Mar 22,2019
June 8, 2019 May 3, 2019 May 17, 2019
July 13, 2019 June 14, 2019 June 21, 2019
2018-2019 SAT Test Dates
To register please visit: https://sat.collegeboard.org/register/
Test Date Registration Deadline
Oct 6, 2018 September 7, 2018
November 3, 2018 October 5, 2018
December 1, 2018 November 2, 2018
March 9, 2019 February 8, 2019
May 4, 2019 April 5, 2019
June 1, 2019 May 3, 2019
www.scholarships.com Free scholarship search based on your profile. Other financial aid info also.
www.finaid.org Aid estimator and scholarship search.
www.fastweb.com Database of private sector scholarships, grants, and loans.
www.collegenet.com/mach25 Database contains over 600,000 awards totaling over $1.6 billion.
www.collegeboard.com Scholorship search and financial planning resource.
www.WeeklyScholarshipAlert.org Free resources for college bound students and their parents.
www.collegescholarships.com A list of scholarships from around the country.
www.free-4u.com/minority.htm Scholarships for many ethnic groups and minorities.
www.schoolsoup.com The world's largest scholarship database
http://www.accreditedonlinecolleges.org/ohio/ Accredited online college database
http://www.accreditedonlinecolleges.org/degree-programs/ A complete list of online degree programs
http://www.accreditedonlinecolleges.org/guide/ A guide to how colleges receive accreditation
It is highly recommended that all college applications be submitted by December 1st! Don’t procrastinate!
The college Database
Provides data to help in the college search and selection process.
Information @ college and career planning, as well as scholarships.
Allows students and counselors to research colleges based on location, cost, and academic majors.
Kaarme.com (pronounced car-may) is an online resource that helps high school students navigate the complex world of college admissions. Our service is provided free of charge and marks a new development in connecting students to prospective universities.
College Information Websites:
Fast Web: www.fastweb.com – Download applications to more than 800 colleges and return them via e-mail.
Peterson’s Education Center: www.petersons.com – Peterson’s publications offer some of the most comprehensive information available to students about all aspects of preparation for higher education.
The Princeton Review: www.princetonreview.com – This site provides general information on college admission and financial aid.
Transfer.org – Course Applicability System (CAS). Provides information on how specific coursework will transfer and apply towards a degree at another university.
GoCollege - www.gocollege.com - Search for colleges, take virtual tours of colleges, take online practice tests for ACT and SAT.
College Net – www.collegenet.com Launched in 1995, lets applicants complete, file and pay for their admissions applications entirely through the internet.
SuperCollege.com – This free website is all about helping students get into and pay for the college of their dreams. There are free resources and great tips and strategies.
The College Board: www.collegeboard.org
College is Possible: www.collegeispossible.org Preparing for, selecting and paying for college.
Please Visit the following site for more information on the changes to FAFSA for the 2017-2018 School Year: https://studentaid.ed.gov/sa/about/announcements/fafsa-changes
Please visit the following site for information on and to fill out your FAFSA: https://fafsa.ed.gov/
FAFSA news and materials can be found at financialaidtoolkit.ed.gov/fafsa, click on FAFSA updates under Quick Links on the right side of the page.
#AskFAFSA Office Hours on Twitter: At 5pm eastern time on the last Wednesday of each month there will be a (Ask FAFSA Office Hours) live Q&A session on Twitter. This live Q&A will give students, parents and mentors the opportunity to get questions answered by the experts. You can submit your questions and join the conversation by using the hashtag #AskFAFSA and tune in during the live event for answers. Find them at www.Twitter.com/FAFSA
Don't have a Twitter account? Watch the stream live at http://bit.ly/ASkFAFSA2. Not available during office hours? Obtain a transcript of the Q&A session at www.storify.com/FAFSA the day after office hours.
Be sure to visit FinancialAidToolkit.gov, this website offers a searchable library of brochures, videos, fact sheets, sample tweets and Facebook posts, infographics, PowerPoint presentations and more.
The following link will provide you with some helpful tips to study more efficiently.
The following link will provide you with some helpful tips to study and take notes.
School Counselor, Hilltop Schools
1401 W. Jackson St
West Unity, Ohio 45370
(419) 924-2365 ext. 2111