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Current September 2013 October 2013 November 2013 December 2013 January 2014

Counselors:  Wanda Bird and Amy Cabell
 

Do you know someone looking for a summer position?

West Virginia’s Promise is offering Summer Associate VISTA 8 or 10 week positions at various sites around the state. Below is a list of the sites that are still recruiting.
If you know anyone needing a summer position please direct them to contact me or the site directly.
All applicants must be at least 18 years old, a high school graduate or have GED and be a US Citizen, and must apply online http://my.americorps.gov by May 15, 2014.

This year there are two start dates depending on what works best for the Sites and also the member: The recruited SA VISTA candidate must participate in SA Applicant Training. Depending on the start date; SA Trainings are offered June 2 at 10 a.m. and June 2 would be start date or June 16 at 10 a.m. and June 16 would be start date.

Summer Associates Benefits:
· Living Allowance/Stipend: $892 a month
Summer Associates can select one:
· Segal AmeriCorps Education award of $1,174.60
· End of service cash summer stipend $125 month

Position site locations and contact information below as of today, additional positions will be available soon:

2- 10 week positions- Appalachian Impact, Site Supervisor Justin Bowers, justin@newcommunitywv.com 304-460-9160, 310 Sunflower Dr. Buckhannon WV, Upshur County


4- 10 week positions- For Love Of Children Outdoor Education Center, Harpers Ferry-Jefferson County, Site Supervisor Katie Nolan knolan@floc.org , 304-725-0409


2 – 10 week positions-, Morgan County Starting Points, Berkeley Springs-Morgan County, Site Supervisor Audrey Morris amorris@starting-points.org , 304-258-5600


4 – 10 weeks positions- Mountaineer Boys & Girls Club, 918 Fortney Street Morgantown, WV 26505, Monongalia County, Site Supervisor dpoluga@westco.net or Malina Alexander malinamadden@yahoo.com 304-292-7510


3 – 8 week positions- Potomac Valley Audubon Society, Shepherdstown, WV-Jefferson County, Site Supervisor Ellen Murphy ellen@potomacaudubon.org 304-676-8739


2- 10 week positions & 1 - 8 week position- Recruiting, The Education Alliance, Charleston-Kanawha County, Site Supervisor Emily Schoen emily@educationalliance.org ,304-342-7849


SOUTHERN WEST VIRGINIA COMMUNITY AND TECHNICAL COLLEGE—The Southern Scholarship covers the cost of tuition only. Deadline: April 15.
 

Virtually every man living in America and U.S. citizen abroad is required to register with Selective Service within 30 days of his 18th birthday.  It’s his legal and civic responsibility.  In fact, it’s the law!  Once a young man registers, he stays eligible for programs and benefits connected to registration, such as college loans and grants, government jobs, job training, and citizenship for immigrant men seeking to become U.S. citizens.  Register with Selective Service at www.sss.gov

 

A Health and Biomedical Sciences Summer Camp will be held at Lebanon Valley College from June 22-27 and July 6-11, 2014.  For more information, contact Dr. Courtney Lappas at lappas@lvc.edu. or call 717.867.6179.

 

The MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR STATE HOLIDAY COMMISSION 2014 POSTER CONTEST is open to students in grades K-12.  Official rules are available at http://www.wvmlkholidaycommission.orgDeadline:  All entries must be postmarked on or before February 14.

 

THE BOONE COUNTY COMMUNITY FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM---The scholarship program funds three scholarships.  They are the Dora Jo Byrnside Scholarship, the BCCF Rotary Scholarship and the Regina McCormick Memorial Scholarship.  Students apply to the program and, if eligible, may be awarded a scholarship from one of the scholarships.  Applications may be downloaded as a printable form from the Foundation web site at www.boonecountyfoundation.org under the “Scholarships” tab.  It is not available for online submission.  Deadline:  must be postmarked by April 4.

 

BUICK ACHIEVERS SCHOLARSHIP— We encourage applicants to apply who will be enrolling for full-time study as first-time freshmen at a 4-year college or university, plan to major in one of the following:  Engineering, Technology, Design or Business, with an interest in the automotive industry.  Visit www.buickachievers.com for more information.  Deadline:  February 28, 2014.

 

JACKSON-NEWCOMB SCHOLARSHIP – completed FAFSA form must be attached.  Deadline:  March 31. 

 

JANICE M. SCOTT MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP FUND—A 500-1000 word Essay is required.  The specific topic is found within the application.  More requirements are found within the application.            Deadline:  The application packet must be postmarked on or before March 31.

 

JAMES “JIM” BAILEY SCHOLARSHIP—in 1999, the Jim Bailey Scholarship Fund was formed to provide assistance to the youth of WV who will be attending an accredited vocational or technical school program of no more than two years issuing a degree or certification.  The application is available at www.wvapt.orgDeadline:  Applications must be postmarked no later than April 15.

 

LOGAN SCOTTISH RITE BODIES 29TH ANNUAL AMERICANISM ESSAY CONTEST—This contest is sponsored by Logan Lodge of Perfection and is open to all juniors and seniors in schools of Boone, Logan, Mingo and Wyoming counties.  The essay topic must be Patriotic and fall into the general category of Americanism.  It must not be more than 1000 words in length.  The work must be original.  More requirements are found on the application.  First Place:  $500  Second Place:  $300  Third Place:  $200    Deadline:  February 28.    

 

MADISON ROTARY CLUB—Applicants must be a resident of West Virginia and will be entering your freshman year of college.  You must be a full time student at a Boone County High School.  You must demonstrate academic achievement (at least a 2.5 GPA).  Income level is considered, but no specific income is a requirement for this scholarship.  Deadline:  must be postmarked by April 15.

 

SOUTHERN WV COMMUNITY AND TECHNICAL COLLEGE—Department of Allied Health and Nursing is accepting applications for the FALL of 2014 until February 1.  The application may be found at http://www.southernwv.edu/files/2014 allied health and nursing application-2.pdf.  Deadline:  February 1.  

 

THE WEST VIRGINIA PUMPKIN FESTIVAL SCHOLARSHIP—is open to any senior graduating this year from a WV high school, planning to attend a PUBLIC WV college or university in the fall of 2014 and needs financial assistance to complete his or her studies.  Three $2000 scholarships will be awarded.  Deadline:  March 31, 2013.

 SCOTT HIGH SCHOOL CLASS OF 1961—Applicants must be a resident of WV and will be entering your freshman year of college. You must be a full time student at a Boone County High School. You must demonstrate academic achievement (at least a 2.5 GPA). Income level is considered, but no specific income is a requirement for this scholarship. Deadline: April 20.

"Aspiring Pharmacy Technician" Scholarship Program.  We are offering high school seniors the opportunity to win a $1,000 scholarship.  This will be awarded to students that are interested in pursuing a pharmacology career path at an accredited post-secondary school or college.  We ask that you have interested students visit our website, http://www.pharmacytechnicianreview.com/  to find eligibility information along with the online application link/form that is found on the right side of the page. The deadline for application is June 1, 2014.

"Aspiring Fashion Professional" Scholarship.  Again this is a $1,000 scholarship that will be awarded to students that are interested in pursuing a fashion degree at an accredited post-secondary school or college.  Interested students can visit this link http://www.fashion-schools.org/ and find the scholarship located at the bottom of the page.  The deadline for this application is June 1, 2014.

"Aspiring Animation Professional" Scholarship Program. This is the 3rd annual scholarship for AnimationCareerReview.com. We are offering high school seniors the opportunity to win a $1,000 scholarship.  This will be awarded to students that are interested in pursuing an animation career path at an accredited post-secondary school or college. We ask that you have interested students visit our website, http://www.animationcareerreview.com/animationcareerreviewcom-aspiring-animation-professional-scholarship-program to find eligibility information along with the online application. The scholarship will be on the right side of the page.

 

 

  

 

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