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Tuesday, February 9, 2016
High School Students - Application Deadlines Coming Up For These Programs/Scholarhips
The Girls Who Code Summer Immersion Program- deadline March 1 A 7-week computer science course that embeds classrooms in technology companies and universities. Students learn the fundamentals of computer science - from robotics to how to build a webpage - while gaining exposure to the tech industry and mentorship from women working in technology. Apply Now for the 2016 Summer Immersion Program! Applications are due March 1 at 11:59pm PST.
Koke‘e Summer Internship - deadline March 15 Applications for the Koke‘e Resource Conservation Program's 2016 Summer Internship Program are currently being accepted. Application and all requested paperwork are due no later than 5 pm Hawai‘i time on March 15, 2016. Applicants will be notified of acceptance to the program no later then the first week of April. Intern must be 18 years of age when the internship starts. Internship is May 31-July 22, 2016.
Applications are accepted through postal mail and email only. They require an 8 consecutive week minimum commitment. Internship may be extended up to 12 weeks upon staff approval and availability of funds. Extensions will be based on the intern's performance during the first 5 weeks.
Housing is provided at historic Community Civilian Corps Camp in Kōkeʻe. A living allowance of $125 per 40 hour week is provided, depending on grant funding.
Zonta Club of Hanalei Scholarship - deadline March 22 Based on academic achievements, volunteer/community service, interview, essay submission and financial need. $1000 awards. Applications available in Joan's office or at www.zontaclubofhanalei.com. DUE: March 22, 2016.
Kaua'i Board of Realtors Scholarship - deadline March 31 Applications available in Joan's office. Based on merit, not need. DUE: March 31, 2016. Kaua'i Board of Realtors typically awards several $1000 scholarships.
Ethan Shell Scholarship - deadline April 15 Applications are now being accepted for the 2016 Ethan Shell Scholarship! Talented high school seniors or 1st year college students on Kaua‘i planning on attending college to pursue a formal education in performing arts are welcome to apply. Deadline is April 15, 2016.
The Ethan Shell Scholarship is an award of up to $1,000. For criteria, information about Ethan Shell and past scholarship recipients, download the application at their website. Hawai‘i Childrens Theatre.