Tammy Kasmai - Senior News

    Aspiring Pharmacy Technician Scholarship - $1000--- Interested students visit http://www.pharmacytechnicianreview.com to find eligibility information along with the online application link/form that is found on the right side of the page. Deadline is June 1, 2014.

    Aspiring Animation Professional Scholarship - $1000 ---For students interested in pursuing an animation career path at an accredited post-secondary school or college. Visit http://www.animationcareerreview.com/to find eligibility along with the online application. It will be found on the right side of the page. Deadline is June 1, 2014.

    Aspiring Fashion Professional -$1000 -- For students interested in pursuing a fashion degree at an accredited post-secondary school or college. Visit http://fashion-schools.org and find the scholarship located at the bottom of the page. Deadline is June 1, 2014

    posted 4/16


    Varsity Tutors Scholarship Contest Description Posted 3/31

    Varsity Tutors holds a monthly $1,000 college scholarship contest where students must write an essay in response to a monthly prompt. Visitors to the Varsity Tutors scholarship webpage are able to vote via social media for submitted entries. The top five entries with the most votes are reviewed by Varsity Tutors at the end of the month and one winner is subsequently chosen to receive the $1,000 college scholarship. Interested students can enter the contest here: http://www.varsitytutors.com/college-scholarship


    B.Davis Scholarship - deadline approaching
    Applications must be received by May 26, 2014
    Amount of Scholarship: $1,000
    If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us at awards@studentawardsearch.com
    website a read about us

    Download file "Senior Newsletter march 2014.docx"

    Doodle for Google Competition--- $30,000 scholarship

    Draw your own Doodle about :: If I could invent one thing to make the world a better place....

    Deadline is March 20, 2014


    The Biology Department at Middle Tennessee State University will offer four scholarships for 2014-2015. Two scholarships will be for $1500, one for $1000, and one for $500. Selection will be based on a competitive examination given to high school seniors over biological principles and concepts. Each scholarship is restricted to incoming freshman Biology Majors entering MTSU Fall 2014.

    The examination will be given at 1:00 p.m. Thursday, April 3, 2014, in room 137 of the Davis Science Building, on the MTSU Campus. To register students may contact the Biology Department at 615-898-2847 weekdays between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. There is no registration fee.


    1. MCO Scholarship - $500 – 1 Award (Deadline: May 15, 2014)

    Student Eligibility:

    1) Be attending college or university no later than December of 2014.

    2) Be attending college or university on a full-time basis by December of 2014.

    3) Submit an answer to the essay question no later than 11:59 PM EST on May 15, 2014.

    4) Be currently in your last year of high school or a freshman, sophomore, or junior in college/university.

    Applications can be found by going to:

    2. Arctic Physical Therapy Scholarship - $500 – 1 Award (Deadline: Aug 31, 2014)

    Student Eligibility:

    1) Be attending college or university no later than January of 2015.

    2) Be attending college or university on a full-time or part-time basis by January of 2015.

    3) Have achieved a GPA of 3.0 or greater during their last academic year.

    Applications can be found by going to:

    3. Your Favorite Car Scholarship - $500 – 1 Award (Deadline: April 30, 2014)

    Student Eligibility:

    1) Must be attending an accredited post-secondary institution by the fall of 2014 at the latest.

    2) Must be enrolled or planning to enroll in a program that is at least two years in length.

    Applications can be found by going to:

    Willie E. Foster II Memorial Scholarship -
    Senior with 3.0 or above GPA planning to major in Business, Education or Medicine. See me fro applicatio9n Due March 31 - $250

    DIXIE SOFTBALL Scholarship- Applications in my office DUE by MARCH 1

    will be hosting another College/Career Day on February 20th. If you have students who are interested in attending TCAT after graduation please invite them to attend. Students are welcome to bring a parent with them. The program will begin at 9 o’clock in the morning. Please ask them to call TCAT to let us know they plan to attend and tell us their program of interest. (You can email me a list of interested students instead of having them call if you prefer).Instructors will be available that morning to answer questions. I will bring new flyers on our classes to you this week.

    Also, we are presently giving the Compass test, an entrance exam for the PNE (LPN) program. If you have students interested in nursing, please let them know that a 19 on the ACT in both math and reading are acceptable for application to the program. The daytime program will begin in September and the evening class in October. All Compass scores or ACT scores must be turned in by April 24th to be considered for the daytime class.

    Junior Auxiliary of Tipton County Scholarship - applications are in my office. You must be majoring in a Child Related field of study, be a full time college student and have good grades
    Applications due to me by March 20.

    Bethel University
    - If you would like to apply to Bethel, they are having FREE APPLICATION WEEK from February 1 through February 9. Go to www.bethelu.edu/admissions to apply

    REGIONS BANK -- Riding Forward Scholarship

    Applications accepted January 20-February 27
    Go to www.regions.com/RidingForward to complete the application. For questions,contact customer care at 855-670-4787 or email contactus@applyists.com.

    When filling out the FAFSA. students and parents may obtain their previous year tax transcripts by using the following web site.

    http://www.irs.gov/Individuals/Get-Transcript This is much easier than calling or writing the IRS office.

    High school students and their families are invited to Presidents’ Day Open House at the MTSU Honors College on Monday, February 17, 2014.

    More information can be found at www.mtsu.edu/honors, emailing Laura.Clippard@mtsu.edu or by calling (615) 898-2152.

    The Open House provides a mixture of information about MTSU, educational events, and fun activities for the day.

    If you played Dixie Youth Baseball when you were younger, there is a scholarship application in my office. The deadline is FEB 1 for ALL documentation to be in. See me ASAP

    ******REDI students get your FAFSA help Jan.14 and 15 from 8:30 to 2:30. Bring required info and she will help you.
    Also PARENTS she takes individual appointments and will also be available during parent/teacher conference time on Thursday Jan 16.

    Download file "News Jan Feb 2014.docx" BEST BUY Scholarship is no longer available.
    Be sure to print out the Transcript request form if you are applying for the Nafieh Scholarship. If you are not an employee you will skip the WORK HISTORY section but fill out the rest of the sections.

    GET FAFSA forms completed at FAFSA.gov if you are planning to attend a college,community
    college or tech school. FAFSA.gov.
    Download file "BHS SENIOR NEWSLETTER12-2013.doc"

    will have a FAFSA information night on Dec. 5th at the Dyersburg State CC in Covington. It will be from 6-8 PM. If you have questions this is the time to get answers.


    $1000 to $5000 Scholarship - American College Foundation


    The BigSun Organization is proud to be able to continue to help young
    athletes succeed in their academic pursuits. We are offering an annual
    scholarship to a deserving student. All student athletes are eligible for
    this award, regardless of which sport they are participating in.
    Deadline - June 20, 2014
    Amount of Award - $500.00

    The successful applicant will be a high school senior or be attending a
    post secondary institute and currently involved in some sport at that
    institution or in the community..

    Please visit our website at http://www.bigsunathletics.com to learn how to

    Covington on Thursday, Oct. 22 at the Chamber Center Downtown on the Square from 6-8 pm

    We would prefer students to RSVP through the website, here is the link: http://www.memphis.edu/admissions/rec_west_tn.php

    CAMPUS DAY!!! University of Memphis

    Saturday, Oct 26th

    Students can RSVP through the website: http://www.memphis.edu/admissions/campus_day.php

    Download file "Newsletter10 and 11 2013.htm"

    MTSU Student Reception - If you are interested in MTSU it will be in Memphis at the Botanic Gardens on Oct 21 from 6-8 pm. Go to mtsu.edu/rsvp


    to email Mrs. Kasmai, click tkasmai@tipton-county.com.

    The first step in the financial aid process is
    registering for your PIN. Although you
    cannot begin the financial aid process until
    January 1, 2014, you can register for your PIN now.
    You and your parents will need to register for a PIN.
    Note: If your parent has a PIN for a sibling or
    themselves, they will not register for another PIN.
    They will use their PIN when completing your FAFSA.
    Your PIN can be used each year to electronically apply
    for federal student aid and to access your Federal
    Student Aid records online. If you receive a PIN, you
    agree not to share it with anyone. Your PIN serves as
    your electronic signature and provides access to your
    personal records, so your should never give your PIN
    to anyone, including commercial services that offer to
    help you complete your FAFSA. Be sure to keep your
    PIN in a safe place.
    To apply for a PIN, go to
    www.pin.ed.gov/PINWebApp/pinindex.jsp and follow
    the instructions given.

    University of Memphis Campus Days - Sept 28 or Oct. 26. Check with the admissions office for information.

    Information Reception for Vanderbilt,Northwestern,Dartmouth, Princeton,UC Berkley --Sept. 29 from 7-9 pm at Hilton Hotel 939 Ridgelake Rd, Memphis. Register at www.coasttocoasttour.org.

    Download file "August Sept 2013 snior News.doc"