Loyola University Chicago – Half Tuition Scholarship

Loyola University Chicago is pleased to offer the Jesuit, B.V.M., Sisters of Christian Charity Half-Tuition Scholarship for a new freshman entering in the fall of 2021.  This scholarship is valued at HALF TUITION for four years of consecutive full time enrollment.

One student from Assumption planning to attend Loyola University Chicago will receive this scholarship.  The nomination is based upon a combination of the candidate’s academic achievements, service, and leadership.  Students interested in being nominated must meet the following criteria.

Scholarship Criteria:

  • Must be admitted to Loyola University by February 1, 2021
  • 3.0 cumulative grade point average based on a 4.0 system
  • ACT composite score of 23 or SAT combined verbal and math score of 1160 or higher
  • Involvement in activities that exemplify a commitment to the Jesuit philosophy of service and education.

If the nominee has been awarded a merit-based scholarship by Loyola University Chicago, the Jesuit, B.V.M., Sisters of Christian Charity Half-Tuition Scholarship will replace the previous award, it cannot be added to it.

The scholarship recipient will be required to maintain a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.0 and complete a minimum of 20 hours of community service each semester while at Loyola University Chicago.

Submit a resume and an essay to Student Services by Wednesday, February 3, 2021, answering the following:

WHY I WANT TO ATTEND LOYOLA AND WOULD BE A WORTHY RECIPIENT OF THIS SCHOLARSHIP.

Students will be interviewed by a committee prior to final selection.


Course Drop Dates

Last Day to Drop a Class for Another Class: Tuesday, January 12, 2021

  • Students will be required to make up previous work assigned
  • College courses dropped after this date will be charged $42.00 per credit hour and will receive a “W” (Withdrawal) on their Scott Community College transcript. 
  • Students must carry at least 3.25 credits per semester (Board Policy)

Last Day to Drop a Class for a Study Hall: Friday, February 5, 2021

  • College courses will be charged $42.00 per credit hour and will receive a “W” (Withdrawal) on their Scott Community College transcript. 
  • Students must carry at least 3.25 credits per semester (Board Policy)

Classes dropped after February 5th will result as a Failing grade and academic ineligibility will occur.

Eastern Iowa REC Scholarship

Fifteen scholarship winners will receive a $1,000 award, three in each Cooperative voting district, that can be used to help defray the costs of attending any accredited college or university. Five $1,000 scholarships, one from each district, are awarded to students planning to pursue a trade-related degree at a community college, technical school or power line school.

Deadline: March 12, 2021

Click here for application (under the “News & Events tab)

Splash Landing Job Opportunities

Please find several job postings for the City of Bettendorf’s Splash Landing below. These positions are available for internal/external applications until filled.

Job Title: Water Safety Instructor Splash Landing
Job Grade: Seasonal Level III

Job Type: Seasonal, Part-Time

Pay Minimum: USD $8.66/Hr.

Pay Maximum: USD $10.75/Hr.
Overview: Under the direct supervision of Pool Manager and/or the Learn-to-Swim Program Manager, this individual is responsible for instructing the participants in the Red Cross Learn to Swim Program.

External Portal: https://careers-bettendorf.icims.com/r.jsp?p=1363

Internal Portal: [2021-1363] Water Safety Instructor Splash Landing: https://internal-bettendorf.icims.com/jobs/1363/job

 

Job Title: Lifeguard Splash Landing
Job Grade: Seasonal Level III

Job Type: Seasonal, Part-Time

Pay Minimum: USD $8.66/Hr.

Pay Maximum: USD $10.75/Hr.
Overview: Under the supervision of the management staff, responsible for safe guarding the patrons from injury or drowning.

External Portal: https://careers-bettendorf.icims.com/r.jsp?p=1364

Internal Portal: [2021-1364] Lifeguard Splash Landing: https://internal-bettendorf.icims.com/jobs/1364/job

 

Job Title: Assistant Manager at Splash Landing
Job Grade: Part-Time Seasonal Level IV

Job Type: Seasonal, Part-Time

Pay Minimum: USD $10.92/Hr.

Pay Maximum: USD $13.68/Hr.
Overview: Responsible for assigned administration duties, including lifeguard training; enforcement of rules and regulations, and other management duties.

External Portal: https://careers-bettendorf.icims.com/r.jsp?p=1365

Internal Portal: [2021-1365] Assistant Manager at Splash Landing: https://internal-bettendorf.icims.com/jobs/1365/job

 

Job Title: Admissions Clerk
Job Grade: Seasonal Level I

Job Type: Seasonal, Part-Time

Pay Minimum: USD $7.25/Hr.

Pay Maximum: USD $9.25/Hr.
Overview: Under the direct supervision of Pool Manager, this individual is primarily responsible for collecting daily admissions. Under general supervision, provides clerical support to Park and Recreation staff and to Finance staff, and maintains regular contact with general public.

External Portal: https://careers-bettendorf.icims.com/r.jsp?p=1362

Internal Portal: [2021-1362] Admissions Clerk: https://internal-bettendorf.icims.com/jobs/1362/job

AHS Testing Center Hours – Christmas Break

Over Christmas Break, the AHS Testing Center will be open on the following dates and times:

Tuesday, Dec 22: 1-5pm

Wednesday, Dec 23: 9am-1pm

Tuesday, Dec 29: 9am-1pm

Wednesday, Dec 30: 9am-1pm

Saturday, Jan 2: 8-noon

 

The AHS Testing Center will resume regular hours for second semester beginning Tuesday, Jan 12, 2021.

Tuesdays: 3-7pm

Wednesdays: 3-7pm

Thursdays: 3-7pm

Saturdays: 8-noon

Rotary Club of Davenport Scholarship – Scholastic/Leadership Scholarship

For the story behind the Rotary Club of Davenport Scholarship, click here.

Need-Based: No.
Amount: TBD
Renewable: Yes, for four years total or until graduation, whichever comes first.
Renewal Conditions: Maintain at least a 2.7 GPA, complete a minimum of 24 credit hours each academic year, and continue to meet other scholarship criteria.

Requirements and selection criteria:

  • Applicant must be a graduating senior from Assumption High School, Davenport Central High School, Davenport West High School, or Davenport North High School.
  • Applicant must have at least a cumulative 3.0 GPA at the end of the junior year.
  • Applicant must have shown an interest in college preparatory studies in high school
  • Applicant must have been active within the student community.
  • An interview is required to be considered for this scholarship.
  • For more information please visit http://davenportrotary.org/.

Deadline: February 15, 2021

This, and many other scholarships, can be found on the Quad Cities Community Foundation website.

Click here to apply

Quad Cities Community Foundation

The Quad Cities Community Foundation administers multiple scholarship funds, all started by donors who want to ensure students are able to continue their education at community colleges and four-year institutions. Over 40 scholarship applications are available through our website. When we include scholarships that are able to be renewed each year students are in school, these applications result in nearly $600,000 in scholarships being distributed by the Community Foundation every year to help students meet their higher education goals.

Deadline: February 15, 2021

Click here for application

Marquette University – Individual Virtual Appointments

Hi there!  My name is Rosa Glombicki and I am your Admission Counselor from Marquette University. I’m excited that you’re interested in Marquette, and I look forward to guiding you through the application and college decision process. Feel free to sign up for an appointment time to learn more about the university, the city of Milwaukee, our rigorous academic programs, and our vibrant campus community. These are individual meetings where I will answer your specific questions as you consider calling Marquette your future “home away from home.” I look forward to connecting with you personally!

If none of the below dates and times work, please email me to find another option.  I look forward to meeting you in the near future!

Please click here to set up an appointment!

 

Rosa (Reiber) Glombicki

Chicago Regional Admissions Counselor

Virtual MU Connections

Marquette University Admissions

1250 W. Wisconsin Ave, Suite 136

P.O. Box 1881

Milwaukee, WI 53233

Office Phone: (414) 288-7018

Email: Rosa.Reiber@marquette.edu

Website: Marquette.edu/explore

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