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Registration Open for Summer Arts Conservatory at LACHSA

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Here’s a great summer program that gives you plenty of bang for your buck if you have a student (ages 10 -15) inclined towards the arts. The Summer Arts Conservatory offers two three-week sessions and runs Monday through Friday. The program begins at 8:00 am and ends at 4:00 pm with FREE extended care starting at…

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Young Center Offers “Financing a College Education Workshop” at USC on 1/11

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This Sunday, January 11th, the Young Center will conduct an important training workshop for students & parents on “Financing a College Education.”  The event will be held on the USC campus in the VonKleinSmid International Center, Rm 156.  During this session, students (and their parents) will be provided with very important information about financial resources (including full & partial scholarships,…

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West Angeles Church Offers Education and Enrichment Program in January

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It’s a new year and new semester. Time for your student to keep their nose to the grindstone and bring it home. If you’re looking for opportunities to help keep your child motivated, you’ll want to check out a few programs that West Angeles Education and Enrichment has planned for this month.  They like to…

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Grammy Camp Applications Available

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Grammy camp applications are available and due by March 31, 2015. Go here to apply. Sounds like a great program. Students currently enrolled in grades 9 – 12 are eligible to attend. Check out the details from their site below: GRAMMY Camp is the best summer music industry program ever. Ask anyone who’s been there.…

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Win MacBook Air and $10k Scholarship to Northwestern

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If Northwestern is on your shortlist of colleges, make a video and you could be chosen to win a MacBook Air and a $10,000 scholarship to attend. The #ichoosenu video contest is open to students who apply and attend NU in the fall of 2015. Deadline to submit is January 5 and the winner will…

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Davidson Fellows Scholarships Awards Up To $50k For Students Under 18

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  The Davidson Fellows Scholarship awards $50,000, $25,000 and $10,000 to students 18 and under (no minimum age), who have completed a significant piece of work in STEM and Humanities categories. In this case, significant work is considered an accomplishment that experts in the field recognize as meaningful and has the potential to make a…

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DuPont Offers STEM Essay Writing Challenge for 6 – 12 Graders

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It’s never too early to start applying for scholarships, grants and contests to help pay for college. The DuPont Challenge offers a great opportunity for students from 6 – 12 grades to win a savings bond with their STEM Essay Writing contest. From their site: The DuPont Challenge asks students to consider our most important challenges by researching…

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Great Multi-Year Media Internship Opportunity Available

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This multi-year internship sounds like a wonderful opportunity for minority students interested in careers in the media industry. The applications are due no later than January 31, 2015. The Foundation was created in 1989 to prepare minority youth for careers in the media industry. The Foundation’s program is unlike traditional intern programs in that students work…

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Lottery Applications for CHAMPS Charter High School Available Online

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The lottery application for CHAMPS Charter High School is available online for incoming 9th graders. Only paper applications will be accepted for those applying for 10th – 12th grade spots. Those applications need to be filled out and returned to the school via email, fax or snail mail. The deadline to apply is 3 p.m. Friday, January…

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Periodic Table of Scholarships

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Here’s a great resource for the college bound student: Scholarship Experts has a very cool searchable Periodic Table of College Scholarships.  Searchable categories include scholarships by major, by grade, and demographic. Check it out and good luck!

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