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Guidance News is updated weekly during the school year. Students and parents registered in Naviance can also view information and will receive emails.  

Programs/Presentations

Chatham University - Eden Campus, is hosting Camp College for rising juniors and seniors. Interested students should check their school district email for additional information. Program is limited to 60 students.

Students looking for summer enrichment opportunities should check out Teen Life online or stop down to the Guidance Office for a copy of Collegewise's Summer Planning Guide.

Waynesburg University is offering a Sports Announcing and Sports Journalism Camp. Students can access information through their Naviance accounts. Deadline: April 26, 2019 or until all spaces are filled.

Summer Discovery is a pre-college enrichment program for high school and middle school students that combine academics with fun, activities, and sports. Courses are taught by university faculty. Students experience college life while developing social skills. Click here to access additional information and an application.

Gettysburg College is offering multiple summer academic camps. Interested students should check their school email or Naviance accounts for additional information.

The Engineering Summer Academy at Penn (ESAP) welcomes highly motivated and talented students to explore Engineering at the college level.  This program is open to rising 10th-12th graders. Additional information, including applications can be found on their website.

Scholarships/Awards/Contests 

 
 
North Hills Ebony Women have announced the Norma Jean Ware Duncan Scholarship. This scholarship is awarded to a minority student who has been accepted and plans to enroll in college for the fall of 2019. Additional criteria and a link to the website is available in Naviance. Deadline: April 15, 2019
 
The Pittsburgh History & Landmarks Foundation has announced the 2019 Landmarks Scholarship Award. This scholarship is awarded to at least one student in Allegheny County who is interested in the history, architecture, and landscape design in the Pittsburgh region. Application information is available in Naviance. Deadline: April 17, 2019
 
The Greater Pittsburgh Football Officials Association has announced the Harry Quinn-Fred Zangaro-John Samsa Memorial Scholarship. The individual need not be a football player; however, they must be involved in football in some way. This would include a team manager, trainer, a cheerleader, a band member, or some other similar activity. Additional criteria and applications are available in the Guidance Office. Deadline: April 20, 2019
 
Bon Tool has announced the Carl A. Bongiovanni Scholarship. The purpose of this scholarship is to provide a student with funding for continuing their education in the building / construction trades at a post-secondary institution. Applications are available in the Guidance Office. Deadline: April 26, 2019
 
Applications are now available in the Guidance Office for the Jamie Ellenberger Scholarship Program. Scholarship award is $10,000. Any senior planning to attend an accredited two or four- year post-high school education program is eligible to apply. Deadline: April 26, 2019
 
Edgar Snyder Words To Be Heard Scholarship Contest is open to seniors who create a presentation on the dangers of distracted driving. Interested seniors should check their school district email for additional information. Deadline: April 26, 2019
 
Pittsburgh Metropolitan Area Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Foundation is accepting applications from January 1 until April 30, 2019, for the annual scholarship program. Applications are available in the Guidance Office.
 
PONY Baseball and Softball is proud to announce an Alumni Scholarship for graduates of PONY. In order to be considered for a scholarship a PONY baseball or girl's softball player must participate in a least two (2) years in a registered PONY program.  Click here to access the scholarship. Deadline: May 1, 2019 
 
The Audubon Society of Western PA has announced the Beulah Frey Environmental Scholarship. Applications are available on their website. Deadline: May 3, 2019
 
The Mechanical Contractors Association of Western Pennsylvania is pleased to announce a scholarship program for students pursuing degrees in Plumbing, HVAC, Engineering or Construction related fields of study. Deadline: May 3, 2019
 
Chatham University is offering rising seniors help with their college applications during Camp College. Interested students can find additional information in their school district email or Naviance accounts. Deadline: May 15, 2019
 
The Allegheny County Fire Training Academy is offering a scholarship to students who plan on attending the Fire Academy Training Program offered at CCAC. Applications are available in the Guidance Office. Deadline: May 15, 2019 
 
Three Rivers Desk and Derrick Club is offering a scholarship to students planning to pursue a four-year energy-related degree from a college or university, or those enrolled in a Trade or Vocational degree program at an accredited Western Pennsylvania school, to learn an industry-related skill or trade. Click here to access application. Deadline: May 31, 2019
 
The II-VI Scholarship foundation has announced scholarships for current seniors and college level students entering the fields of math, science and engineering. All applicants need to fulfill a 360 hour experience outside of academia. Current high school seniors have until August 31st to do so. Additional information and applications are available here. Deadline: June 1, 2019
 
The $1000.00 Pureland Supply Scholarship is open for students who have been accepted to an accredited community college, vocational college, technical school, or trade School. Click here to access the application. Deadline: June 1, 2019
 
The Horatio Alger National Career and Technical Scholarship Program is now open for students pursuing a 2 year or less career or technical education. Additional information is in Naviance. Deadline: June 15, 2019
 
Mesothelioma Scholarship: This scholarship is available to students in colleges and universities throughout the United States. Applications and essay prompt are available on their website. Deadline: July 20, 2019