Janaury 9, 2015 - Student Bulletin


You’ve Been Caught – SOAR – WAY TO GO!!!


College visits for Term 3:


LUNCH FOR: January 9, 2015


Jan. 9

Jan. 10

See the Lincoln Southwest Calendar for upcoming sports events


UNL Diversity Enhancement Scholarships- Web link, http://admissions.unl.edu/cost-aid/leadership-diversity-scholarships/diversity-ehancement.aspx
Scholarship Details-5 separate scholarships, Deadline: February 1
We value talented students from diverse backgrounds and experiences. Your story matters. These scholarships are meant to identify and attract talented students who have shown knowledge and experience in diverse areas or backgrounds and are prepared to use this knowledge to contribute to advancing communities.
The following criteria will be used in the Diversity Enhancement Scholarship selection:
• Academic preparedness (ACT/SAT scores, GPA, class rank, etc.)
• Demographic diversity (geographic, first-generation, low-income, single parent household)
• Life experiences or involvement living or working in diverse organizations or communities
The Process for Applying for a Diversity Enhancement Scholarship
1. Apply for admission to the university
2. Watch for an email with your NU ID number (you should receive this within 5 working days after applying.) Use this to apply for Diversity Enhancement Scholarships found in your MyRED account at myred.unl.edu .
3. Download and submit any additional required forms listed with each scholarship.
4. Pay attention to application deadlines.
University of Nebraska – Lincoln’s College of Business Administration’s 2015 DREAM BIG Academy held July 12th-16th. This FREE program is a chance for students to learn about business, their strengths and how they can apply them in a career. In addition to exploring the University of Nebraska–Lincoln, students will also spend a day with our corporate sponsor, ConAgra Foods, at their headquarters in Omaha, NE.
Please encourage your students to keep this opportunity on their radar when thinking about summer plans!
The criteria for selection will be based upon the following:
• High School Junior
• 2.5 GPA or higher
• DREAM BIG Application, online in January
If you have any other questions please contact Dominique Edwards at cba-dedwards@unl.edu , Wendy Hunt at whunt3@unl.edu , Mark Davis at mdavis1@unl.edu , or the CBA Undergraduate Programs Office at (402) 472-7379

Thank you for encouraging your students to DREAM BIG!
We look forward to hosting your students this year!