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/

Long Island University College Fair

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Transit Tech College and Career office will have a trip to LIU – Brooklyn Campus’ 3rd Annual College Fair. There will be representatives from CUNY, SUNY, private universities and other educational institutions. Reservations will be honored on a first come, first serve basis. ¬†Please click the link below to register for the tour:

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/college-fair-at-long-island-university-liu-tickets-29422092270

NROTC Scholarship at HBCU’s

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If you are interested in attending a HBCU on an ROTC scholarship, please come to the College and Career office and meet with Sgt. Philpot, Career Counslor for the Marines. The scholarship covers 100% Tuition, textbook stipend, uniforms, $250-400 per month living allowance, unlimited travel opportunities, excellent medical and dental benefits and you have the opportunity to become a commissioned officer after graduation. Sgt. Philpot can also be reached at lindsey.philpot@marines.usmc.mil or via cell at (516) 707-6995.

HBCU College Fair – Riverbank State Park

The New York Urban League is hosting its 30th annual Historically Black Colleges and Universities Fair.  It attracts over 3,000 New York City high school students, out-of-state high school students, and their parents. Located at the Riverbank State Park facility in Harlem, the event features more than 45 HBCUs, some of which provide on-site admissions and scholarship awards, and also includes interactive workshops on college admissions, applying for financial aid, preparing for the first year in college, and succeeding on standardized entry exams.  Students must bring their high school transcripts in order to be considered for on-site admission.

Saturday, November 12, 2016

11:00AM-3:30PM

679 Riverside Drive at 145th Street

New York, NY 10031

Connecticut College, U.S. Coast Guard Academy & the Mashantucket Pequot Museum

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On November 18, 2016, The Transit Tech College and Career Office will be hosting a college tour to Connecticut College and the United States Coast Guard Academy.  Students will also visit the Mashantucket Pequot Museum and  have a special Thanksgiving luncheon created by Chef Sherry Pocknett of the Wamponag Nation.    For more information, please see Mr. Ramsey, Mr. James or Ms. Cisco in the College and Career Office.  You can also click the following link to register

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/connecticut-college-us-coast-guard-academy-and-the-pequot-museum-tickets-28947817702

United States Military Academy at West Point

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The Transit Tech College and Career Office will be hosting their first annual college tour to the United States Military Academy at West Point.  In June of 2106, Transit celebrated its first West Point admit РMike-Andre McPherson!  We are looking to increase our presence on their campus!

If you are interested in careers in the military, this is a trip for you!  Please register by clicking the following link:

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/united-states-military-academy-at-west-point-tickets-28947163746