• Area Scholarships, Programs, Events and Summer Camps

    Review criteria and application deadlines for area scholarships, community events and summer camps.

    Community Events

    • HBCU Today

      Take full advantage of the most comprehensive resource ever produced on HBCUs--as well as additional educational tools for the classroom—all free to every teacher and student in your school. Click the link below for more information.


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    • Michael & Susan Dell Foundation

      The Michael & Susan Dell Foundation provides long-term financial support to students who have determination, but do not have the financial support to pay for college.

      Information about the Dell Scholars Program

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    Summer Camps

    • Accounting Career Awareness Program at SMU - June 24-28, 2018

      Applications for the Accounting Career Awareness Program are available now. Students in grades 9-12 who are interested in pursuing a career in accounting or other business-related discipline may apply for the one-week residency program at SMU June 24-28. Applications are due March 31, 2018, and eligibility requirements include:

      • Minimum of 3.0 GPA (may take a 2.8 if there are strong extracurricular activities)
      • Two (2) letters of recommendation
      • 100-word essay (included in the online application)
      • High school transcript
      • Onsite interview (to be scheduled in late April or early May)

      For questions, contact Nora O'Garro (nrogarro@gmail.com, 214-529-5110) or Odell L. Brown (odellbrown72@gmail.com, 214-212-9374).

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    • Dallas Bar Association 2018 Summer Law Intern Program

      High school juniors with an interest in law-related careers are urged to apply to the 2018 Dallas Bar Association Summer Law Intern Program that offers four- and eight-week opportunities to work at area law firms. Click here to download a flyer with internship requirements. The online application is located here. The deadline to apply is March 23.

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    • Princeton Uninversity Summer Journalism Program (SJP)

      SJP is an all-expenses-paid journalism and college preparation program at Princeton University for high school juniors from low-income backgrounds. In this program, students learn reporting skills from celebrated journalists, report and write their own newspaper, and are paired with a counselor who oversees their college admissions process. SJP alumni have gone on to jobs and internships at The New York Times, The New Yorker, NPR, and many other news outlets. Click here to apply.

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