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August 7, 2017 – Questbridge National College Match Program
The QuestBridge National College Match is a college and scholarship application process that helps outstanding low-income high school seniors gain admission and full four-year scholarships to the nation’s most selective colleges.
College Match Scholarships, which are provided by participating colleges, cover the full cost of tuition, room and board, are loan-free, and require no parental contribution.
If you are a student who has achieved academic excellence in the face of economic challenges, we encourage you to apply. QuestBridge’s college partners are committed to making college affordable for all students — regardless of financial background — and offer generous financial aid packages that cover 100% of demonstrated financial need.
Who Should Apply
- Academically outstanding high school seniors
- From families earning less than $65,000/year for a family of four
How to Apply
- Application opens in the summer (before senior year)
- Research college partners
- Submit free application and other materials in late September
August 7, 2017 – KMart Job Opportunities
At the Saugus, Massachusetts KMart, they strive for excellence. They are seeking energetic and enthusiastic individuals to fill their part-time hourly positions. The store provides flexible scheduling and strongly believes in a promotion-from-within policy. The current open positions are listed below along with Requisition Numbers that interested individuals can use to search for the job that most interests them. They numbers will be valid until August 24, 2017. Interested individuals can apply online at http://www.searsholdings.com/careers and perform a search by city using “Saugus” as the search word.
Cashier – 865556BR
Customer Service – 865863BR
August 7, 2017 – Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) Discover: The Diversity Experience
The WPI Office of Undergraduate Admissions invites African American, Latino, Native American, as well as students interested in diversity to apply for a special overnight visit from November 9-10, 2017.
Discover: The Diversity Experience will allow you to:
- experience life in a residence hall
- dine and stay with a WPI student host
- enjoy the campus community
- meet potential classmates
For more information and to apply, click WPI.
August 7, 2017 – Brandeis University’s SEED Multicultural Fly-In Program
SEED is an on-campus program that partners with our Intercultural Center and student-run multicultural clubs to give prospective students the opportunity to explore all aspects of campus life at Brandeis and to celebrate our diverse student body. This program encapsulates our founding mission by seeking to build an academic community whose members have diverse cultures, backgrounds, and life experiences. SEED participants will be hosted by Brandeis students and will have the opportunity to attend:
- Classes taught by renowned Brandeis professors
- A student panel
- An evaluative interview to support a candidate’s application for admission
- Student performances
- An admissions information session and tour
The application deadline for students to apply is August 15. Students will be notified of their decision no later than September 5.
For more information, click SEED.