Please make sure and check in with your Senior Advisor Veronica Gomez, as she will be assisting you through the college going process.
Veronica is available at Napa High School on Monday and Tuesday, and at Vintage High School on Thursday and Friday.
If you would like to schedule an appointment with her, please call 707-256-7384 or email her at email@example.com
- For those seniors interested in applying to 4-year institutions, please contact Veronica ASAP so she can assist you with your college application. The college application periods are listed below.
* CSU Application Period Oct. 1st - Nov. 30th
* UC Application Period Nov. 1st - Nov. 30th
- Interested in receiving the Seal of Biliteracy on your High School Diploma? Make sure to submit your application by the deadline date of November 30, 2013. Please see the link below for more information about the Seal of Biliteracy Program.
RMHC®/HACER® SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
As part of its mission of providing the highest quality educational opportunities to high-need Latino youth, the LULAC National Educational Service Centers, Inc. (LNESC) is partnering with Ronald McDonald House Charities® (RMHC) to help promote the RMHC/HACER scholarship program to qualifying high school seniors across the U.S.
RMHC/HACER is one of the largest scholarships in the country assisting Hispanic high school students pursuing a college education. Since its inception in 1985, more than $24 million has been awarded in scholarships to Hispanic students to support their college education dreams. The program expanded in 2008 to include four RMHC/HACER National Scholarships of $100,000 to be awarded annually to deserving high school graduates. Scholarships are awarded on a national and regional level. Applications for the 2013-2014 RMHC/HACER National Scholarship will be accepted from October 1st through January 21st, 2014. For more details, please visit www.rmhc.org or www.MeEncanta.com.
General Eligibility Requirements:
- Be a high school senior
- Be younger than 21 years old
- Have at least one parent of Hispanic/Latino heritage
- Be eligible to attend a two- or four-year college, university or technical school with a full course of study
- Be a legal U.S. resident
Live in a participating RMHC Chapter's geographic area
Deadline: January 21, 2014
Napa High School Scholarship Announcements:
SOROPTIMIST CLUB’S VIOLET RICHARDSON AWARD
Applications for The Soroptimist Club’s Violet Richardson Award Honoring Young Women for Volunteer Action are now available in the Student Services Office. This award is open to young women ages 14-17 who volunteer in their community. Recipients can win a $400.00 scholarship prize, and the organization for which they volunteer will receive $100.00.
Deadline: December 1, 2013.
The Napa High Community Scholarship Application
The NHS Community Scholarship Application link will open this Wednesday, October 2nd! Go to the NHS website at napahigh.org to access the link. It is located in the middle of the web page under "Announcements."
Deadline: December 6, 2013.
The Elks most Valuable Student Scholarship
Find the application online at www.elks.org/enf/scholars. Print out the application and fill it in. The application and supplemental materials must be secured in a 3 - prong presentation folder (you can purchase these in the NHS Library for 25 cents). Turn in the finished application to Ms. Mulgrew in NHS Student Services Office prior to December 6th, or you can deliver them yourself to the Napa Elks Lodge on Soscol Ave. by December 6, 2013
Deadline: December 6, 2013
CAC, California Association of Collectors, Inc.
CAC, California Association of Collectors, Inc. is now accepting scholarship applications. Get one from Ms. Mulgrew in Student Services. This is an essay contest and has three levels of awards: 1st $2,500.00, 2nd $2,000.00, 3rd $1,500.00. Essay topic: “Importance of Establishing and Maintaining Good Financial Credit During Your College Years.”
Deadline: January 15, 2014
California Teachers Association Del A. Weber Scholarship
A maximum of 34 students will earn up to $5,000.00. Must apply through the CTA website: www.cta.org.
Deadline: February 7, 2014
California Teachers Association Dependent Student Scholarship
One student will be awarded up to $5,000.00. Students must apply through the website: www.cta.org
Deadline: February 7, 2014
California Teachers Association Cesar E. Chavez memorial
Students who can show they understand Cesar E. Chavez’s vision through a written essay or a visual art project. The student may receive up to $550.00. Entries must be received by January 10, 2014. Students may receive more information through the website: www.cta.org.
Deadline Date: January 10, 2014
Vintage High School Scholarship Opportunity
ELKS NATIONAL FOUNDATION, INC.
2014 Most valuable student scholarship contest. Go to www.elks.org/enf/scholars/mvs.cfm. to download an application. Please go to the counseling office to see Mrs. Fox and obtain the mailing address for the applications.
Deadline: December 6, 2013
The VHS Local Scholarship Program
Attention VHS Seniors:
The VHS Local Scholarship Program application is available on the VHS web site under “Senior Corner.” The VHS Local Scholarship Program offers a variety of scholarships from Napa businesses, community organizations and individuals. There are scholarships for students who plan to attend a 4 year college, community college, a trade or specialty school, or a career certification/training program. There are also scholarships for students who participate in school clubs or activities and/or community or school service.
Deadline: December 6.
Hispanic Scholarship Fund
Is the nation’s leading organization supporting Hispanic higher education. HSF has awarded more than 78,000 scholarships in excess of $195 million to Hispanic students. GPA of 3.00 Application: available at www.hsf.net Value: Awards range from $1000 to $5000
Deadline: December 15, 2013
Order sons of Italy in America
Applicants applying for this scholarship MUST BE pursuing a career in sports or other sports related profession. Apply online at: www.sonsofitalyca.org
Deadline: March 1, 2014
NAPA COUNTY FIREFIGHTERS ASSOC. SAFER GRANT
Volunteer and you could receive up to $5000 per year with a 2.5 year volunteer commitment. Volunteers are needed in Napa County. For more info: go to: www.volunteerfirefighter.org/Napa
Coca-Cola and Hispanic Scholarship Fund
The Coca-Cola and Hispanic Scholarship Fund will be awarding $100,000 in scholarships. Students can apply today at www.coke-hsf.com for the opportunity to win a $20,000, $10,000 or $2,500 scholarship. See Mrs. Gonzalez (VHS Counseling Office) for more information.
Deadline: December 15, 2013.
NAPA VALLEY MARATHON SCHOLARSHIP
The 2014 Napa Valley Marathon Scholarship is now available. If you have volunteered for the NV Marathon in the past or plan to in March please pick up a packet in the VHS counseling office with Mrs. Gonzalez.
Deadline: January 31, 2014
First Day of School Aug. 14, 2013
ACT Registration Deadline (9/21/13 test date) Aug. 23, 2013
ACT Test Date (Vintage High School) Sept. 21, 2013
SAT Registration Deadline (10/5/13 test date) Sept. 6, 2013
ACT Registration Deadline (10/26/13 test date) Sept. 27, 2013
SAT Registration Deadline (11/2/13 test date) Oct. 3, 2013
SAT Test Date Oct. 5, 2013
ACT Test Date (Vintage High School) Oct. 26, 2013
SAT Test Date Nov. 2, 2013
SAT Registration Deadline (12/07/13 test date) Nov. 8, 2013
CSU and UC Application Deadline Date Nov. 30, 2013
CSU Application Period Oct. 1st—Nov. 30th
UC Application Period Nov. 1st—Nov. 30th
NHS Scholarship Application Deadline Date TBD
VHS Scholarship Application Deadline Date TBD
Cash 4 College Financial Aid Night TBD
Senior Project TBD
SAT Test Date Dec. 7, 2013