December 29, 2017– The Dr. Juan Andrade Jr. Scholarship for Young Hispanic Leaders seeks to recognize Hispanic students who shares Dr. Andrade’s lifelong commitment to servant leadership. 20 $1,000 scholarships will be awarded. To be eligible, applicants must:
- Accepted for enrollment as a full-time student in an accredited four-year or two-year institution in the U.S. or U.S. territories
- Demonstrate a verifiable need for financial support
- At least one parent must be of Hispanic ancestry
- Be available to attend the 36th National USHLI Conference in Chicago, IL., February 15-18, 2018.
For further information and to apply, visit http://www.ushli.org/juan_andrade_scholarship.html.
The University of Texas Tyler is hosting their annual Preview Days:
- Saturday, November 18, 2017- 8:30am to 1:00pm
- Saturday, April 7, 2018- 8:30 am to 1:00 pm
This is a great time for students to visit and tour the campus, meet the faculty, staff and students and ask the college related questions they have. Lunch and a FREE T-Shirt is also provided! To register, visit www.uttyler.edu/previewday.
For additional information or questions, call the Office of Admissions at 800 UT TYLER or 903-566-7203
Trinity Valley Electric Cooperative is promoting their Government-In-Action Youth Tour (June 6-15), which is an ALL EXPENSE PAID trip to Washington D.C. to join hundreds of other students from around the nation for an experience they will never forget. Youth Tour provides students an educational experience of a lifetime to visit our nation’s capital, and tour places such as the Washington Monument, the Lincoln Memorial and many more historic venues. This program is open to all high school students, 10th -12th grade. Applicants must submit an application, available in the counselor’s office, and applications must be submitted no later than 5:00 pm on February 5, 2018.
The Texas A&M section of the Society of Women Engineers would like to invite all high school juniors and seniors, parents, and teachers to their 42nd Annual High School Conference, January 26-27, 2018, at Texas A&M University in College Station. The conference is open to all high juniors and seniors, especially those interested in science, math, or engineering related fields. The cost of the two day event is $50 and will include engineering competitions, department and lab tours, panel discussions, interactions with Texas A&M engineering students, and much more! There are accommodations for 100 students and only 20 adults, so spaces will be assigned on a first come, first serve basis, as completed registration forms and payments are received. Registration closes December 6, 2017. Registration information and more details are available at http://www.swetamu.com/hsc-2018.html.