• Announcements and Opportunities

    Carolina Forest High School Junior Boys:

    Palmetto Boys State Applications are available from Mrs. Zarone and must be returned to CFHS THIS WEEK (by 3/6/2020).  

    The dates for Boys State are June 7-13.


    SWENext Opportunities (Society of Women Engineers) for female students interested in engineering and technology

    Prepare women under the age of 18 for careers in engineering and technolgy.

    Develop leadership skills to succeed in these careers.

    Demonstrate the value of diversity and inclusion.

    Provide scholarship opportunities for SWENexters.

    HOW:  student can register at https://online.swe.org/swessa/censsacustmast.insert page?p context=SWENEXT


    2020 Washington Youth Tour and 2020 Cooperative Youth Summit (Horry Electric Cooperative)

    Who:  Youth Tour for Juniors

    What:  Juniors experience Washington D.C. with juniors from across South Carolina and the nation, meeting lawmakers and touring all the sights. 

    Where:  Applications available online http://www.horryelectric.com/youth-tour/ or see Mrs. Zarone for applications.


    Who:  Youth Summit for Sophomores

    What:  Experience South Carolina's capital as never before!  Tour the Statehouse, meet lawmakers and see how co-ops are preparting for our state's energy future, and more. 

    Where:  Applications online http://www.horryelectric.com/youth-tour/ or see Mrs. Zarone for applications.  


     Bank of America Student Leaders

    Who:  Juniors and Seniors (2019-2020)

    What:  Work as a paid intern at a local nonprofit for eight weeks

               Attend the week-long Student Leaders Summit in Washington, D.C.

               Develop leadership and career skills

               Connect with like-minded students from your community and across the country

    How:   Apply from November 4, 2019 to January 31, 2020

              Visit  www.bankofamerica/studentleaders.  or call   1-800-218-9946

    *See Mrs. Zarone for more information on this great opportunity


    JUNIORS (2019-2020)- The Coolidge Scholarship (Deadline 5:00pm EST Thursday, January 16, 2020)

    The Coolidge Scholarship is a full-ride scholarship for four years of undergraduate study at any accredited U.S. college or university.  Selection is based primarily on academic excellence in concert with an interest in public policy, an appreciation for and understanding of the values President Coolidge championed, as well as humility and service.

    For more information:  www.coolidgescholars.org or contact Rob Hammer at coolidgescholars@coolidgefoundation.org or (202) 827-4291.