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West Iron County High School Bulletin for Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Michigan Retailers Scholarship 2018-2019 Academic Year Scholarships

Do you or your parent work for a store that is a member of the Michigan Retailers Association? If so, you may qualify to apply. 19 Scholarships are available between $1000-$2000.

Apply online by April 2nd: bit.lymrascholarships (access code is MIRA)

Questions? See your employer for details or contact Michigan Retailers Association at 800-366-3699 ext. 346

Financial Aid If you missed our Financial Aid night and are looking for help, please see Mrs. Nyberg for financial aid information.

Parent & Student Survey In an effort to improve system practices, West Iron High School is conducting a Parent & Student Survey. We value your opinion and ask that you take the time to complete this survey. In order to complete the survey, please go to: Parent survey: High School/Middle School http://www.advanc-ed.org/survey/public/0407733 Student survey: High School/Middle School http://www.advanc-ed.org/survey/public/7910334 Please be assured that your responses to this survey will be anonymous. Your honest opinion is appreciated. Thank you for your time and attention to this matter.

Career & Technical Scholarship Program Scholarships open March 15th The Career & Technical Scholarship Program is funded through the Horatio Alger Endowment Fund and the generosity of Association Chairman Emeritus and Endowment Fund President Walter Scott, Jr. Scholarships are awarded to students who have faced and overcome great obstacles in their lives who wish to pursue a career or technical education at an accredited non-profit post-secondary institution in the United States.

West Iron Huddle Fellowship of Christian Athletes Competitor Award and Scholarsh The Competitor Award is accompanied by a financial award as a one time gift to use for the athletes future. This application is available to all West Iron Varsity Boy and Girl Basketball Team Senior Members. The accompanying application form must be submitted to the included address before March 8th, 2018 to be considered. A questionnaire will be sent to various WIC employees and coaches that interact with the athletes on a daily basis. Social media content will also be taken into serious consideration. Multiple sources will also be taken into consideration along with that of the Meyer Family. Please send the scholarship application form to the following address before March 8th, 2018. The Competitor Award will be presented at the WIC Varsity Basketball Awards Ceremony at the end of March. Mr. Ryan Meyer 301 Paris Drive Negaunee, MI 49866 ****Forms can be picked up from Mr. Pellizzer or Mrs. Nyberg*****

Michigan Tech-Engineering Technology Scholarship The School of Technology received nearly $1 million in scholarship funds through an NSF grant to expand the pipeline of engineering technology graduates. The project focus and objective is to provide scholarships to academically-talented and financially-needed students who plan to major in Michigan Tech's School of Technology programs: electrical engineering technology, mechanical engineering technology, or computer network and system administration. Students will have access to a continuum of student support services, resources, and opportunities for professional growth to enable scholarship recipients to be ready for careers in STEM. The first round of scholarship applications is now open. The deadline for the application is February 28. Students can apply at the following URL: http://ets-impress.mtu.edu Please direct inquiries to Dr. Amato-Henderson (slamato@mtu.edu)

Attn: Seniors & Parents of Seniors

Seniors please make a habit of checking your school email. You will be receiving information about scholarships, financial aid, colleges, tech schools, testing information and a variety of other things seniors need to know.

Senior parents, if you would like to receive the same email information your senior will be receiving, please notify the HS office (906-265-5184) or Mrs. Nyberg (mnyberg@westiron.org)

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