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Stanford University Summer Programs

January 16, 2020

Stanford University offers multiple summer academic programs to top high school students from around the world. Programs include Pre-Collegiate Summer Institutes, Summer Humanities Institute, and Stanford AI4ALL. For more information...

eCO Credit Union A.L Bratcher Scholarship

January 16, 2020

The eCO Credit Union will award two $2,500 scholarships To be eligible you must be a senior who plans to enroll in a 2- or 4-year college, university, or vocation-technical college. You must be or become a member of the eCO Credit...

Auburn University E-Day

January 16, 2020

Auburn University's Engineering Day will be held Friday, February 28 from 8am to 1pm. E-Day is an excellent opportunity for 7th-12th graders to explore the wide range of engineering disciplines. If you are interested in attending,...

2020-2021 Course Selection Information Parent Meeting

January 15, 2020

You're invited to attend the 2020-2021 Course Selection Information Parent Meeting for the parents of rising freshmen and current students at Chelsea High auditorium on Thursday, Jan 23 at 6pm.  Attendance is not mandatory, ...

ACT Prep Camp

January 15, 2020

The University of Montevallo will host two ACT Prep Camps this semester: January 25 and March 14. The cost is $110 per class and students who are on free or reduced lunch can receive a 20% discount. For more information or to...

Discover Student Loans Scholarship Award Sweepstakes

January 14, 2020

The Discover Student Loans Scholarship Award Sweepstakes ends January 31, 2020. You must be at least 16 years old and a senior who will be attending an accredited college or university. Visit

PXO Scholarship

January 10, 2020

The Psi Xi Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc Scholarships Two $15,00 scholarships will be presented to two African-American females graduating in 2020 from a high school in Shelby County. They must possess a cumulative...

The Jim Harrell Poetry Prize

January 10, 2020

Eligibility: Seniors who plan on attending the University of Montevallo 1st place: $2,000 Scholarship to UM 2nd place: $1,000 Scholarship to UM Guidelines: Each contestant should submit one (1) poem only, typed in a plain...

Road To College Program

January 8, 2020

The Homewood Public Library is excited to announce the return of The Road to College on Thursday, January 23, at 6 p.m. This program is geared towards helping parents and teens who are overwhelmed with the college application...

2019 Racial Justice Essay Contest

December 9, 2019

The Equal Justice Initiative will award prizes totaling $5,000 to winning participants of the 2019 Racial Justice Essay Contest. It is open to students 9-12 in Alabaster, Pelham, and Shelby County Schools. Attached are the documents...

Delta Kappa Gamma Scholarship

December 9, 2019

The Alpha Nu Chapter of the Delta Kappa Gamma Society would like to give a $500 grant-in-aid scholarship to a young woman who plans on pursuing an undergraduate degree in education. Candidates must have a 3.0 GPA or higher and...

College Counts Scholarship

December 9, 2019

College Counts Scholarship Award amounts of $4,000 for four-year college enrollees and $2,000 for two-year enrollees. To be eligible you must have a 26 or lower ACT score, a 2.75 GPA or higher, be a US citizen, planning to enroll...