Hugh O’Brien Youth Leadership Conference (HOBY) – K-State Manhattan
HOBY Kansas hosts a four day leadership seminar for high school students finishing their sophomore year. HOBY seeks to motivate and empower individuals to make a positive difference within society with special emphasis on service to others. The 2019 seminar is scheduled for May 30-June 2 on the campus of Kansas State University. if you are interested in applying please sign-up in the Student Center with Mrs. Billings. A personal essay will be due, along with your transcript, to Mrs. Goodrich by Monday, November 5, 2018. Candidates will be interviewed on Friday, November 9, 2018 during 2nd block. For more information visit www.HOBYKS.org.
Next test date: February 9, 2019 (Registration Deadline: January 11, 2019)Upcoming test dates: April 13, 2019, June 8, 2019, July 13, 2019For more information on test dates and registration visit: ACT RegistrationSouth High is a testing site for most of the national test days, so make sure to choose SHS when you register.
South High Student Opportunities...Please read carefully. Some opportunities apply to a specific age/classification of student. Additional information is available in the Counseling Office.
Dual Credit Opportunities for Sophomores and Juniors - Salina Area Technical College
Salina Area Technical College has articulation agreements in place with several area high schools. This enables students to earn college credit while still in high school. Contact Student Services for more information. For more information, visit Salina Tech's website. To apply for admission to Salina Tech, go to their Application page.
Salina Art Center - High School Internships
The Salina Art Center (SAC) and Art Center Cinema announces new Internship Positions in Marketing, Development, and Event Planning. A resume and cover letter can be left at Salina Art Center, 242 S. Santa Fe for Misty Serene. Be sure that contact information, including phone number and email address, are included. 242 S. Santa Fe | Salina, KS 67401 | ph 785.827.1431| firstname.lastname@example.org
ASVAB Testing - Salina Area Technical College
Salina Tech now offers the opportunity for students to take the Armed Services Vocation Aptitude Battery (ASVAB) every month! The ASVAB is a great way for students to assess their own skills and abilities, and to learn about potential careers that fit with those abilities that they might not have considered previously. Any students may take the ASVAB, and it is not required to share the results with the military. It will be on our campus – 2562 Centennial Road – in the downstairs computer lab in Building A. It is first-come, first-serve.
JFK Profile in Courage Essay Contest
The John F. Kennedy Library Foundation invites U.S. high school students to describe and analyze an act of political courage by a U.S. elected official who served during or after 1917, the year John F. Kennedy was born. The contest is open to United States high school students in grades nine through twelve attending public, private, parochial, or home schools; US students under the age of twenty enrolled in a high school correspondence/GED program; and US citizens attending schools overseas. The first-place winner receives $10,000. Second-place receives $3,000. Five finalists receive $1,000 each. Eight semifinalists receive $100 each. Ten students receive honorable mention. The Profile in Courage Essay Contest opens for submissions on September 1, 2018. The contest deadline is January 18, 2019. For more information, visit: JFK Profile in Courage Essay Contest
CNA Scholarship Training Program - Hutchinson Community College/Lindsborg Community Hospital
Lindsborg Community Hospital and Bethany Home will once again be hosting the Scholarship CNA Training Program in conjunction with Hutchinson Community College. As the name implies, tuition, books, fees and meals are completely underwritten with no cost to the student. It truly is an incredible opportunity to gain insight and experience in the medical field. There will be four sessions offered throughout the summer. Each session will be limited to only 12 students, so encourage those interested to get their applications in soon. The deadline for applications is March 14, 2019. A copy of the application and brochure can also be found on our website at http://www.lindsborghospital.org/scholarships/scholarships.html. It is very important to answer the questions on page 2 completely and thoroughly. Please feel free to call me with any questions. Copies of the application and brochure are available in the Student Center. If you have any questions, contact Cynthia Woodard at 785-450-5238
Duke University Summer Session for High School Students
The day has arrived! We are thrilled to share that Duke Summer Session applications are now open. Through participating in one of our three transformative summer programs at Duke University, you will experience our commitment to academic excellence and personal growth as you challenge yourself, connect with new people, and create lasting memories over the course of the summer. All the while, you will be enhancing your college application and laying the foundation for future success at elite universities. Why wait? Apply online today to secure your spot in one (or more) of our incredible programs. Deadline to apply is April 15, 2019.