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MS Power Minority Scholarship, Due 3/8/19

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The American Association of Blacks in Energy scholarship application is available to senior minority students who are planning to continue their academic studies at a 2-year or 4-year institution in the Fall of 2019 and plan to major in the sciences, technology, engineering, mathematics or business.  The Gulf Coast Chapter of AABE will be awarding six (6) $1,500.00 scholarships to students in Mississippi, Alabama and West Florida.  All applications must be received by March 8, 2019 to be considered for scholarship selection.
If you have any questions regarding the scholarship program, please feel free to contact me.
Thank you for your support.
Tamara Proctor Energy Efficiency Education Representative (228) 867-1173 (228) 697-2743 cell


EligibilityTo be eligible for a new scholarship, all four (4) of the following requirements must be met:

* The student must have an unweighted academic average of “B” or better (3.0 on a 4.0 scale).
* The student must be a graduating high school senior who int…

Dual Enrollment @ PHS

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Kick for Ice Cream @ the State Championship Game

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Kick for Ice Cream!!!  

One Female Student and one Male Student from PHS will have the opportunity to kick a field goal prior to the State Championship Game for a year supply of Yarnell’s Ice Cream.  

The Female and Male Student will be determined by a Kickoff at PHS Thursday, November 29th.

To enter the competition, sign-up in the PHS office before 9:00 am Thursday Morning.  

Winners must be present at the State Championship Game Saturday.

Ron Brown Scholar Program, Deadline 1.9.19

Our Mission

The mission of the Ron Brown Scholar Program is to advance higher education and improve the lives of public service-minded and intellectually gifted African Americans and to accelerate their progress into impactful leadership roles and opportunities.

Our Vision

The vision of the Ron Brown Scholar Program is to cultivate the next generation of transformational leaders who positively impact their communities and blaze new paths in their chosen careers and professions


Eligibility Requirements

The Ron Brown Scholar Program seeks to identify students who will make significant contributions to society. Applicants must excel academically, show exceptional leadership potential and make an impact on their communities through service to others. Each year, 20 or more students are designated Ron Brown Scholars and receive $10,000 annually for four years, for a total of $40,000. The recipients may use the need and meritbased scholarships to attend any four-year accredited college/ univ…

MS Association of Supervisors Scholarship Due 3/01/19

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The Mississippi Association of Supervisors County Employee Scholarship Program will award $500 scholarships to qualifying students in each of Mississippi’s 82 counties meeting the eligibility requirements below.  Counties will receive up to two $500 scholarships: one scholarship for participation in each of the MAS Insurance Trust (property and casualty insurance) and the MPE Workers Compensation Trust.  Scholarships will be awarded based on applicant’s county of permanent residence.  Click here to download the 2019 County Employee Scholarship Application Form. Click here to download a Statement of Intent for 2019 scholarship recipients.  Eligibility Requirements.  Applicant must meet all criteria listed below: Applicant must identify an eligible Sponsor.  "Sponsor" may be the Applicant or Applicant's immediate family member (parent, stepparent, grandparent, step-grandparent, legal guardian or spouse) who is currently employed by or retired from Mississippi county government…

FAFSA DAY

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Our 1st FAFSA Day will be October 23rd at PHS. If you have an appointment and can no longer attend, please call PHS to reschedule or cancel at 601-795-8424. If email is better for you, please email Mrs. Tammy Ladner to change your time/date. 

PHS will host a 2nd FAFSA Day on November 15th if you would like to make an appointment for that date. 

Poplarville High School
Tammy Ladner
601-795-8424
tladner@poplarvilleschools.org


On FAFSA Day, please bring the following information with you. See attached image.



Also, Get2College in Ocean Springs will be open on Saturday, November 10th and Saturday, December 15th from 9 am - 2 pm to assist families in filing the FAFSA and State Aid applications. Please call them to schedule an appointment if you would like to go there for assistance.

Get2College
228-875-4441
715 Cox Avenue, Ocean Springs, MS 39564
get2college.org

ASVAB - Nov. 6th

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5 Great Reasons to Take the ASVAB U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Peter R. Miller Military.com The Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery (ASVAB) could be one of the most important tests you ever take. This test is given to many juniors and seniors at high schools all across the country. What I have found is some people don’t take the test seriously. There are several reasons to do your best and try to get the highest score possible. Your ASVAB score is good for two years — for ALL branches of the military. Even if you aren’t interested in joining the military when you take the test, a lot can change in two years, so why not do your best.This is your best chance to obtain a high-test score. With Math and English fresh in your mind there is no better time to give it your all and see how smart you really are. Math for instance gets harder and harder to recall the less you do it, so test while it is still fresh on your mind.Your scores are not only used to determine which service you ar…