School Counseling Department
School Counseling Department
Kristina Davis, MEd, LPSC
Director of Counseling - All 10th grade, Alphabet L-Z 11th & 12th grade
Babe Sidoti-Palmer, MEd, LPSC
Counselor - All 9th grade, Alphabet A-K 11th & 12th grade

Susan McKenzie
Guidance Administrative Assistant
Registration & Transcripts
Fax: 419-624-3349
Dr. Richard Koonce
College & Career Readiness Coach
Marlene Esposito
Administrative Assistant - Course History/Data Manager
Scholarship Opportunities
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BCSN's "Scholar of the Month" Scholarship (Deadline: Monthly Until May 2018)
The BCSN Scholarship provides annual scholarships to graduating high school seniors currently attending a school in the Buckeye Broadband Sandusky service area (eligible schools listed on page 4 of the Application). Applicants should be entering an accredited school of higher education in the United States in the fall of 2018. The Scholar of the Year scholarship recipient may re-apply for three additional years of undergraduate study and will be considered for possible renewal if he/she maintains a 3.0 cumulative GPA and full-time status. Scholarships can be used toward tuition, room, and board (on campus), books and fees. Applicants must be U.S. citizens.

Seven Scholars of the Month will be chosen throughout the academic year, November 2017 through May 2018. Students will be recommended by Guidance Counselors from high schools located in the Buckeye Broadband Sandusky service area. From those recommendations, one student will be chosen by the 22
nd of each month by a committee comprised of Erie County Community Foundation representatives. Stop by the Guidance Office or check out the links below for more information.

Click here for the application
BCSN's Scholarship Video
YDI Scholarship - Deadline: September 29, 2017 (1 Award - $1,000)
A) You must be a resident of any of the 50 United States, District of Columbia or US Territories
B) You must be 16 years of age or older
C) You must either be enrolled now or will be enrolled in a qualified high school, college or university within the United States.
Click here for more information.
Don't Text and Drive Scholarship - Deadline: September 30, 2017 (1 Award - $1,000)
How to apply:
Complete the application form below including a 140-character message about texting while driving. The top 10 applications will be selected as finalists. The finalists will be asked to write a full length 500- to 1,000-word essay about texting while driving.

Who is Eligible:
You must be a high school freshman, sophomore, junior, or senior or a current or entering college or graduate school student of any level. Home schooled students are also eligible. There is no age limit. You must also be a U.S. citizen or legal resident.

For more information and the scholarship application, click here.
College JumpStart Scholarship - Deadline: October 17, 2017 (2 Awards - $1,000)
To be eligible for the College JumpStart Scholarship:
A) You are a high school 10th, 11th or 12th grader -OR- you are an undergraduate college student or non-traditional student. There are no age limits.
B) You are a U.S. citizen or legal resident.
C) You are currently attending or you are planning to attend an accredited two-year, four-year, community, vocational or trade school in the U.S. Online programs also qualify.
E) You must be committed to using education to better your life and that of your family and/or community.

The deadline for applying is April 15 (spring) or October 17 (fall). Click here for scholarship application information.
Coca-Cola Scholarship - Deadline: October 31, 2017 (150 Award - $20,000)
To be eligible for the Coca-Cola Scholarship applicants must be:
1) Current high school (or home-schooled) seniors attending school in the U.S. (or select DoD schools)
2) U.S. Citizens, U.S. Nationals, U.S. Permanent Residents, Refugees, Asylees, Cuban-Haitian Entrants, or Humanitarian Parolees
3) Anticipating completion of high school diploma at the time of application
4) Planning to pursue a degree at an accredited U.S. post-secondary institution

Applicants may not be:

1) Children or grandchildren of employees, officers, or owners of Coca-Cola bottling companies, The Coca-Cola Company, Company divisions or subsidiaries.
2) DACA students
3) International students (with the exception of students at DoD schools)
4) High school graduates
5) Temporary residents

Click here for more information.
Financial Aid Opportunities for Minority Students
BestColleges.com is providing information on scholarships for minority students. Click here to see the list of available scholarships. 
Check out Obrella for Insurance Scholarships
Click here to learn about scholarships from insurance companies from Obrella. 
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