High School Seniors: The BEST Break To-Do List is HERE!

We hope you’ll have a great three week Winter Break and that you’ll enjoy spending time with family and friends.

Now’s a good time to take advantage of a few extra hours and apply for college scholarships, like the Hispanic Scholarship Fund General College Scholarships, that are specifically designed to assist students of Hispanic Heritage obtain a college degree. This is the perfect time to look into them as you can start applying on January 1st at https://hsf.net/en/scholarships.

Need some help with writing your College Essay or Personal Statement?

Visit https://www.californiacolleges.edu/college_planning/university_of_california/Applying_for_Admission/Tips_on_Writing_the_UC_Personal_Statement.aspx to get tips on writing the UC Personal Statement and https://professionals.collegeboard.com/guidance/applications/essay to learn what colleges are looking for in a college essay.

Take a look here for other great links to scholarships you can start applying to now or in January:

www.jlvcollegecounseling.com/2015/12/01/scholarships-with-january-2016-deadlines/

www.latinocollegedollars.org

www.fastweb.com

Remember to visit the College and Career Center on your campus if you have any questions. There’s always someone there to help.

Can’t wait to see what you’ll accomplish in 2016! Happy Holidays!