This Week in Counseling

MARK YOUR CALENDAR

  • June 10: ACT Exam 
  • August 20: Freshman Parent/Student Orientation
  • August 21: Schedule Changes for Students (9am)
  • August 25: First Day of Classes
  • August 26: SAT Exam (registration deadline-7/28)

Scholarship Opportunity

Positive Coaching Alliance Scholarship for Juniors - High school juniors (Class of 2018) playing school or club sports may now apply for PCA's Triple-Impact Competitor® Scholarships. Coaches and parents, please encourage your student-athletes to apply for these $1,000-$2,000 awards honoring youth for their work to improve themselves, their teammates, and their sport as a whole! Applications now being taken.

Enrichment Opportunity

Enterprise for Youth is now accepting applications for the Summer Cycle of the Pathways Career Ahead Program, which runs from June 12 - August 11! Pathways is a career awareness and job readiness program aimed to prepare youth for the world of work while exposing them to meaningful educational and career opportunities. Youth in living or attending high school in San Francisco or in a GED program, regardless of immigration status, are eligible.

We offer programs every Summer, Fall, and Spring. Youth who complete the program earn a $250 stipend and Enterprise membership, which includes access to our Job Bank (year-round spot jobs), summer internships, Job Shadows, College Counseling, and Youth Council. Applications now being taken.

For additional scholarships and enrichment opportunities, go to the full This Week in Counseling site and scroll down below the Newsletter submission.


Don't forget to follow us on Twitter @SI Counseling or for more details go to www.siprep.org/counseling

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Scholarships and Enrichment opportunities that come to the SI Counseling Department are regularly updated on the portion of This Week in Counseling.  Check periodically to become aware of additional opportunities for your student(s).  Additional summer opportunities can be found on the Enrichment Programs page on the counseling section of the website, as well as the "Colleges" section of Family Connection.

SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

Positive Coaching Alliance Scholarship for Juniors - High school juniors (Class of 2018) playing school or club sports may now apply for PCA's Triple-Impact Competitor® Scholarships. Coaches and parents, please encourage your student-athletes to apply for these $1,000-$2,000 awards honoring youth for their work to improve themselves, their teammates, and their sport as a whole! Applications now being taken.

Nursing Schools Almanac has just launched its third annual Aspiring Nurse
Scholarship. Our website will award a $1,000 scholarship to an aspiring
nurse who best demonstrates:

  • A track record of academic excellence, particularly in science and mathematics
  • A passion for the nursing profession and the overall field of healthcare

This scholarship is open to all high school seniors who plan to pursue
college education in nursing, including LPN / LVN, ADN, and BSN programs.
Scholarship applications will be accepted until midnight on June 30, 2017.

ENRICHMENT OPPORTUNITIES

Enterprise for Youth is now accepting applications for the Summer Cycle of the Pathways Career Ahead Program, which runs from June 12 - August 11! Pathways is a career awareness and job readiness program aimed to prepare youth for the world of work while exposing them to meaningful educational and career opportunities. Youth in living or attending high school in San Francisco or in a GED program, regardless of immigration status, are eligible.

We offer programs every Summer, Fall, and Spring. Youth who complete the program earn a $250 stipend and Enterprise membership, which includes access to our Job Bank (year-round spot jobs), summer internships, Job Shadows, College Counseling, and Youth Council. Applications now being taken.

Calling all Female Wildcats - GenHERation Discovery Days 2017: 10 trips. 7 cities. 200 female executives.

GenHERation is a network where young women and companies connect. We have empowered more than 75,000 young women and hosted 60 events across North America. GenHERation is the inaugural recipient of the $150,000 Penn President's Engagement Prize and has been featured in national media outlets, including Forbes, Seventeen, SiriusXM Radio, FOX Business, CNBC, and NBC. This summer we are hosting GenHERation Discovery Days 2017, which are immersive day trips that provide high school and college women with the opportunity to visit and interact with female professionals at the nation's most innovative companies. Participants will travel by bus throughout each city, which will serve as an educational incubator complete with guided discussions by industry mentors. We will be visiting Seattle, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Dallas, Chicago, Philadelphia, and New York City. More than 40 companies across the country are participating, including Southwest Airlines, GSK, Amazon, Microsoft, Facebook, Twitter, PayPal, Ernst&Young, Google, HP, Airbnb, Williams Sonoma, OWN, AT&T, Gatorade, Etsy, BuzzFeed, IBM, Viacom, and UNICEF. Our 2016 Discovery Days tour was recognized as the largest career exploration trip for young women in the United States and celebrated by former First Lady Michelle Obama.

Julian Krinsky Camps & Programs redefines what a summer should be. Summer should be about doing something you love, meeting people from all over the world, preparing for college or your future career or experiencing something new. We make summer better by creating experiences people love. Camp & Program information can be found here.

MTC’S 2017 HIGH SCHOOL SUMMER INTERNSHIP PROGRAM - The Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) is sponsoring PAID, summer high school internships at various transportation and government agencies throughout the Bay Area. The internship will be a pre-professional learning experience for the student exposing them to areas such as public policy, business administration including finance and marketing, engineering as well as regional, urban and transportation planning. More information is available here

Generation.Next is designed to prepare teens for the real world! The program introduces them to them interpersonal, communication and leadership skills for success that they can use immediately; at school, at home, and throughout their adult lives. Each day is highly interactive and incorporates real-life scenarios while providing the opportunity to practice and implement new skills. Registrations now being taken.

CEO of My Life summer experience-CEO of my Life is a mindset, experience, community and movement of Future Innovators, Change Makers, STEM Stars, Entrepreneurs, Creatives and Movers and Shakers who will shape the world with their unique talents and ideas. Registration now being taken.

 

 

  

AMDG
St. Ignatius College Preparatory

Courage to Lead; Passion to Serve

2001 37th Avenue San Francisco, CA 94116
(415) 731-7500
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