Yale Young Scholars Program
The YYGS application is now open, and we are actively recruiting interested students in grades 10 or 11 (or international equivalent) from all around the world. We hope you will review this message and/or share it with your networks:
We invite you to join us at Yale this summer! Experience life as a university student at Yale's Old Campus while attending an academic session of your choosing.
We offer sessions in the humanities, social sciences, STEM, and a new cross-disciplinary track that incorporates all of the above.
Here's what you need to know:
Early Action Deadline: November 12, 2019 at 11:59PM ET
- Meet peers from over 125 countries around the world (including all 50 U.S. states), and join discussions where students offer global perspectives.
- We provide over $3.4 million USD in need-based financial aid equally to both domestic and international students, offered as discounts covering up to 100% of tuition costs.
- Apply by our early action deadline and receive a reduced application fee. If the fee poses a financial burden, submit a fee waiver to make your application fee $0 USD.
Regular Decision Deadline: January 15, 2020 at 11:59PM ET
Apply Today: https://globalscholars.yale.edu/how-to-apply
Seattle University Sullivan Leadership Awards
Sullivan Scholars receive full tuition, housing and meals for four years of undergraduate study at Seattle University. Recipients are selected on the basis of a commitment to academic excellence, service, leadership, community, global engagement and spirituality. The Sullivan Leadership Award Application and information can be found at www.seattleu.edu/sullivan.
University of Washington
UW is offering a series of webinars to assist students in the completion of the Coalition Application. These webinars will help students understand how to self-report coursework (scroll down to "How to apply").
Yale Information Session
Debra Johns, Associate Director of Undergraduate Admissions, will discuss academic programs, residential colleges and campus life, admissions, and affordability.
Saturday, October 26, 2019 at 2:00 PM
Spokane Public Library Downtown
906 W Main Ave
Spokane, WA 99201
Meeting Room 1A
All students are welcome to attend.
NATIONAL COLLEGE FAIR
The National College Fair is coming to Spokane on Tuesday, November 5th. All Gonzaga Prep juniors will be bused to the fair. All other students are encouraged to attend the evening session from 6:00-8:00PM. The fair will be held at the Spokane Convention Center.
Click here to view a list of attending colleges
HOBY Washington Registration is officially open!
Register A High School Sophomore Today!
HOBY Washington's Leadership Seminar is a life-changing experience designed for high school sophomores. We'd love for your students to attend our 2020 seminar in June at Whitworth University in Spokane, Washington.
Register today by clicking this link. The HOBY International Guaraunteed Acceptance Deadline is December 6th, 2019. Register students before this date to ensure they have a space onsite in June.
HOBY Washington puts on a four day leadership conference for high school sophomores that is packed with fun and innovative leadership activities. The purpose of the seminar is to prepare high school sophomores to become effective, innovative, and ethical leaders in their home, schools, and communities. Our seminar emphasizes volunteerism, innovative ideas, diversity, community partnerships, and lifelong learning. We want to teach our ambassadors how to think and not what to think. HOBY Ambassadors are selected from public and private high schools in Washington state so please keep an eye out for any outstanding sophomores you know in your school. Last year, nearly 100 sophomores from across the state participated in the Washington HOBY seminar. For more information, photos, and videos you can visit our websites: www.hobywa.org OR www.hoby.org
Contact our Director of Recruitment, Erin Kaufman, firstname.lastname@example.org to learn more today
Science, Technology, & Arts @ Rensselaer Program (STAR)
Rensselaer Admissions, in coordination with members of Rensselaer's Black and Latinx communities, invites academically talented under-represented seniors to apply to the STAR Program. The STAR Program allows high school seniors to experience life as a Rensselaer student. You will stay on campus, explore academics, tour campus, visit our laboratories, and connect with current Rensselaer students and faculty.
The STAR Program begins Friday, October 25, 2019 with a lunch reception, and concludes Saturday, October 26, 2019 at the close of the Fall Open House.
STAR PROGRAM- APPLY NOW
A COPY OF YOUR HIGH SCHOOL TRANSCRIPT IS REQUIRED TO COMPLETE YOUR STAR APPLICATION. Be sure to upload a copy with your application before the deadline date of September 20, 2019. Students accepted to the program will receive a confirmation email from Rensselaer.
If you have any questions, please feel free to contact our office at STAR@rpi.edu.
What is the Fall Visit Fly-in Program?
Reed invites a highly qualified group of high school seniors from around the US to campus for a three-day, two-night exploration of Reed and the City of Portland. Students stay in residence halls with current students and participate in our Fall Visit Program, a daylong event of classroom visits and student-professor engagement opportunities. Reed also arranges trips to explore highlights of Portland. All travel is arranged and paid for by the college (including flights to and from Portland).
When is the Fall Visit Fly-in Program?
The Fall Visit Fly-in Program is a three-day, two-night event. You can expect to fly in to Portland on Sunday, October 13 and return home on October 15.
Who applies for the Fall Visit Fly-in Program?
- are high school seniors (Class of 2020);
- live in the United States;
- are from a historically underrepresented racial or ethnic background (African American, Latino, Asian, Native American, Native Hawaiian, or Pacific Islander).
How Do I Apply?
Begin your application to the Fall Visit Fly-in Program.
The application includes:
- online application;
- one short essay;
- high school transcript;
- if accepted to the program, Coalition Application or Common Application submission (applying as an Early Decision I, Early Decision II, Early Action, or Regular Decision applicant) will be required by mid-October.
- if you cancel your Fall Fly-In visit after the college has booked your travel, you will be held responsible for reimbursing the college for those charges.