From the 9th & 10th Grade Counselor
What's New - Opportunities:
Hugh O'Brien Leadership Seminar
HOBY Youth Leadership Seminar is a great opportunity to gain valuable information about leadership and meet outstanding high school students from around our state. The Seminar will occur over 4 days in April-June at a University near you. The seminar will cost each participant approximately $400. If you are interested, see Mrs. Coleman for an application packet. The deadline to apply is November 31st.
Profiles in Courage Essay Contest -
Each year an essay contest is sponsored by the John F. Kennedy Library Foundation. First place receives $10,000 and there are other winners as well. This year's essay topic is Describe and analyze an act of political courage by a US elected official who served during or after 1917 (the year of JFK's birth). The postmark deadline to submit your essay is January 18, 2019. Complete details are available at JFKLibrary.org/essaycontest.
Voice of Democracy Scholarship Competition