Albert Shanker College Scholarship

The United Federation of Teachers (UFT) is awarding scholarships to New York City’s public school seniors. If you are a senior, please visit the college office or you can click the link to download the application.

Application deadline is January 31, 2017. For more information about the Albert Shanker College Scholarship, please visit our college and career office – Room 139.

http://www.uft.org/parents/scholarship-fund

College Bridge For All: College Coach 2017

College Bridge for All is currently looking to hire New York City public high school alumnae who will work with graduating high school seniors as a College Coach. ¬†College Coaches will work under the supervision of a College Counselor between April-June, and under the supervision of central “Hub” Supervisor June-August. ¬†All applicants must attend college in New York City.

College Coaches are responsible for assisting graduating high school seniors through the college matriculation process.  Salary is $15.00 per hour with paid trainings.  If you are interest, please visit the college office and speak with Ms. Ortiz.

HBCU Tour – April 2017

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Transit Tech’s College and Career Office will host its first annual Historically Black College and University Overnight Tour to Delaware State, Morgan State and Howard Universites. The Dates of the tour are April 3-4th 2017. Students will also have the opportunity to visit the Smithsonial National Museum of African American History & Culture, Memorials (Lincoln, Vietnam, Korean, National World War II), the Washington Monument, Kennedy Center and others. Cost of the trip is $135.00 and can be paid in installments. If you have any additional questions, please visit the college office- Room 139. ¬†In order to participate, you must have a permission slip completed AND¬†register for the event, please click below: ¬†

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/hbcu-tour-washington-dc-maryland-and-delaware-tickets-30007025822

Princeton Prize in Race Relations

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Do you wish everyone would sit at the same table?  Princeton University recognizes high school students who help improve race relations in their schools or communities.  Princeton University is providing students with an opportunity to win $1,000 and an all-expenses-paid trip to Princeton University to attend the Princeton Prize Symposium on Race.  Application deadline is January 31, 2017.  For more information, please click here: http://pprize.princeton.edu/