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Department of Human Services Youth Empowerment Series (YES) Now Taking Applications!

Department of Human Services Youth Empowerment Series (YES) Now Taking Applications!

Lindsey Brown, Counselor
May 9, 2017 • 427 views
Filed under Counselors' Corner, News, Showcase

The Georgia Department of Human Services (DHS) is dedicated to providing access to resources that offer support and empower Georgians and their families, thus ensuring “Stronger Families for a Stronger Georgia.” The Youth Empowerment Series (YES) is an outreach program that seeks to develop a...

Stuart Pro Heating and Air Scholarship Opportunity

Stuart Pro Heating and Air Scholarship Opportunity

Shannon Bridges, GOC Clerk
April 18, 2017 • 678 views
Filed under Counselors' Corner, News, Showcase

Stuart Pro Heating & Air HVAC Company is offering 5 scholarships (a total of $10,000 in scholarship funds) that are available for local Gwinnett County high school seniors. Three of the scholarships are for anyone pursuing an undergraduate degree and two of the scholarships are for anyone attendi...

Real Estate Scholarship Opportunity

Real Estate Scholarship Opportunity

Lindsey Brown, Counselor
March 30, 2017 • 284 views
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The Lauren and Kathleen Oliver Memorial Scholarship is offering student scholarships to four current senior Gwinnett County students. Interested students must fill out the application below and submit it by April 17, 2017 in order to be considered.  The scholarship offers full payment to entrance...

Military Academy Day Opportunity for Grades 8-12

Military Academy Day Opportunity for Grades 8-12

Lindsey Brown, Counselor
March 9, 2017 • 383 views
Filed under Counselors' Corner, News, Showcase

Each year one of my duties as a United States Senator is to nominate qualified candidates to the United States military academies. This year I, along with members of the Georgia Congressional Delegation, will host our annual statewide academy event to familiarize students with the application and nomination...

HBCU College Fair

HBCU College Fair

Lindsey Brown, Counselor
March 3, 2017 • 365 views
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The HBCU College Fair, along with the AKA 64th South Atlantic Regional Conference, will be taking place on March 25, 2017 from 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Atlanta. Registration for this event is required and has been extended until March tenth.  To register, please complete the form b...

Know a Girl Who Wants to Change the World?

Know a Girl Who Wants to Change the World?

Lindsey Brown, Counselor
February 23, 2017 • 309 views
Filed under Counselors' Corner

The HERlead Fellowship, which strives to train, mentor, and inspire both sophmore and junior high school girls, is looking for 250 new teen mentors to help empower the next generation of female leaders. Click HERE for more information about this opportunity or to apply. ...

Dartmouth College 2017 Summer Opportunity for High School Students

Dartmouth College 2017 Summer Opportunity for High School Students

Lindsey Brown, High School Counselor
February 15, 2017 • 345 views
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The Health Careers Institute at Dartmouth is offered during July and August for high school students entering grades 10, 11, and 12. Students who have expressed an interest in working in health care or want to know more about clinical and non-clinical health careers, while learning about important issues and...

The College Goal GA FAFSA Completion Visits GOC

The College Goal GA FAFSA Completion Visits GOC

Shannon Bridges, GOC Clerk
February 14, 2017 • 327 views
Filed under Counselors' Corner

The College Goal Georgia (CGG) FAFSA Completion initiative, is sponsored by the Georgia Student Finance Commission (GSFC). It is a FREE event where selected schools and volunteers help students and families who need assistance in completing their FAFSA, with a particular focus on helping low-income, first-gen...

Peach State Federal Credit Union is Awarding $161,200 in Scholarships

Peach State Federal Credit Union is Awarding $161,200 in Scholarships

Shannon Bridges, GOC Clerk
January 25, 2017 • 340 views
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It’s scholarship time at Peach State Federal Credit Union!  For their 2017 Scholarship Program, they are awarding a total of $161,200 in scholarships and educational grants.  Their 15th Annual Legacy Student Scholarships and the Rick Cost Scholarship are part of this program. The nine $2,500...

UGA’s VetCAMP

UGA’s VetCAMP

Dr. Lindsey Brown, Counselor Grades 9-12
December 19, 2016 • 505 views
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Do you know a rising junior, rising senior, or rising college freshman that is interested in the veterinary profession? UGA's VetCAMP (Veterinary Career Aptitude and Mentoring Program) may be a great opportunity for them take advantage of over the summer. VetCAMP will house up to 52 high school students...

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