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 firstname.lastname@example.org or (202) 827-4291.