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January 19, 2018 Word Of The Day is Accolade: An expression of praise or admiration. An award or privilege granted; an acknowledge of merit. Sentence: The social activist was given an accolade to recognize her efforts to fight for justice.
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College Bound

The definitive page for college bound students aiming to increase the chances of success at institutions of higher learning. Scholarship information, college visits, and other college related information is featured here.

New Scholarship Opportunity

January 11, 2018 7:10pm | Charity Walker

If you are a person who is looking for a scholarship and interested in studying peace and conflict resolution you should apply for a $1,000 scholarship (U.S. High School Student Peace and Conflict Resolution Education Scholarship Award). In order to qualify for it you have to […]

DuBois Summer Institute at Princeton University

January 11, 2018 6:54pm | Joy Yates

Dear 9th- 11th grade students, Princeton University is giving out scholarships and leadership training on it’s campus. Princeton University is calling all ambitious students to join the institute and take classes to enhance your skills. If you would like to know more/apply, click the link […]

NHC Scholarship

January 11, 2018 6:41pm | Joy Yates

The National Harbor Chapter of Jack and Jill Inc. is rewarding a student $4,000 over 4 years; $2,500 the first year, $500 each year for the following 3 years. Here is what is said in the flyer: SCHOLARSHIP Purpose: To provide financial assistance to college-bound high […]

The Jackie Robinson Foundation

January 4, 2018 11:35am | Jonyce Bland

Internships

January 4, 2018 11:11am | Zena Whitworth

The key to success is deliberate practice.  Take advantage of opportunities. http://www.challengingminds.org/2018/01/02/top-30-internship-programs-for-minority-and-black-students-for-2018/

Women in Technology Scholarship Program

January 4, 2018 2:53am | Anuoluwapo Adepegba

On Wednesday, December 3, 2018, Ms. Heidi King informed students of a new opportunity for women interested in technology! The Visionary Integration Professionals (VIP), a delivery and technology consulting firm that aids organizations with strategizing and executing their plans, is accepting applications for their Women […]

Academic Success as an Underclassmen: My Story

January 3, 2018 4:51am | Shanta S. Prince

As an underclassman, grades doesn’t seem really serious. In reality, it’s very serious. One should do the best they can to earn and maintain high grades. This is important because as one moves throughout high school, grades add up and by the time one decides […]

Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship 2018

December 28, 2017 8:26pm | Neima Belewa

Applications for the Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship are now available. The application is an opening for more than 4,000 young, talented minority students to become JRF scholars. Check the flyer for eligibility. Applications are due February 1, 2018. Applications are available on http://www.jackierobinson.org

Alumni Day 2017

December 27, 2017 10:02pm | Anthony Robinson

Before our Christmas break, the flowers administration created a traditional Alumni Day. In the auditorium all of the alumni talked about college and their struggles, relating to the younger  students still enrolled in flowers. Alumna Raven Perry  states, “get your life together and real it […]

Goddess of Arts and Women Of STEM Book Scholarships 2018

December 21, 2017 6:39pm | Neima Belewa

It’s time to apply for scholarships. The Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc. Omicron Phi Zeta Chapter is offering a $500 book scholarship to two high school seniors in the DC metropolitan area. All applications are due February 22, 2017. The links below is an attachment […]