Junior Info


JUNIOR Scholarship Search Engines


  • www.scholarships.com/ (Senior scholarships also available here)

  • www.usnews.com/ ( An article about Scholarships for Juniors)

  • scholarships.fastweb.com (A good site for Seniors too)

  • www.cappex.com


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    Questions about going to college?



    Iowa College Planning Center will be at BHS to provide:


    COLLEGE PLANNING NIGHT

    for Juniors


    Tuesday October 25 

    2:15 pm – 3:15 pm


    This presentation will take place in the library

    for your convenience.


    If you can not come, call Mr. Wail for handouts.

    The goal of the evening College Planning Program is to equip juniors and their parent/guardian with the knowledge to select an appropriate college and understand the admission and scholarship application process. Attendees will leave knowing how colleges review transcript information such as GPA, ACT/SAT scores and high school course selection, as well as a timeline for success from junior year through graduation. The following topics are covered during the presentation:

    • Career Exploration and Assessment
    • Academic Preparation and Requirements
    • Admission Process and Requirements
    • College Selection and Campus Visits
    • Application Process
    • Understanding Costs - Cost of Attendance
    • Scholarships
    • Successful Transitions

    Materials will be provided, click to preview materials.


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HERBERT HOOVER UNCOMMON STUDENT AWARD 
for Juniors. Junior students will propose projects to address problems they have found in their sphere of life. This program encourages students to become leaders, take on responsibility, promotes self-confidence and a sense of accomplishment. Information and applications are available at www.hooverassociation.org.



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Financial aid is one option, but for many students the parameters may not yield much, if anything. That's how Iowa's private colleges differ. Click the link below to find out more visiting Independent Colleges in Iowa this summer.

Think Iowa Private College