The Congressional Award is the United States Congressí award for young Americans. It is non-partisan, voluntary, and non-competitive. The program is open to students 13.5 years old and older. Participants earn Bronze, Silver and Gold Congressional Award Certificates and Bronze, Silver and Gold Congressional Award Medals. Each level involves setting goals in four program areas; Volunteer Public Service, Personal Development, Physical Fitness, and Expedition/Exploration.
Regardless of your situation, you can earn the Congressional Award. The Congressional Award has no minimum grade point average requirements. It accommodates young people with special needs or disabilities that are willing to take the challenge. More information can be found at http://congressionalaward.org
See Mrs. Simsek or contact her at firstname.lastname@example.org if you are interested!
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YWCA Financial Education Workshop Graduates
Congratulations to the graduates of the financial education workshop series hosted by the YWCA of Dallas and held at Harmony School of Business. We are proud to work together to help students and parents become more financially literate and able to achieve their goals.
STARS Program at UT Southwestern
Dear parents and high school students,
Are you interested in the science field and would like to get paid to do research during the summer? If you answered yes to the previous question you may want to consider applying for the STARS Program. The STARS program is an eight-week program in which you will work with a faculty host in a research laboratory at UT Southwestern. You will be paid a stipend- $2600- and will need to present your research results at the end of the program.
The application is available from December 1 and February 1 of each year. There are certain requirements you must meet for eligibility.
Please refer to the content under Summer Research Program for Students.
Below is the link for more information about the STARS program:
Mayor Rawlings is now actively recruiting businesses for summer 2015!
Imagine being 17 and given the opportunity to spend a summer working in coveted positions, soaking up real-world knowledge and eye-opening experiences at Dallasí top corporations, nonprofits and professional firms. Thatís what the Mayorís Intern Fellows program offers.
Since its launch in 2008, 748 Dallas ISD and public charter high school students have participated in eight-week paid summer internships made possible by hundreds of businesses and nonprofits that invested in Dallas youth.
Modeled after the White House Fellow program, these young interns have shadowed surgeons in the operating room, experienced ad campaign launches, learned about the banking industry, and discovered how Dallasí top nonprofits are affecting change in our community.
Join Mayor Rawlings in sowing the seeds for workforce growth and development by committing your company to at least one intern for Summer 2015! Application Deadline 1/31/2015
The HSB 9th grade students went on a college trip to UT Arlington on Tuesday, December 2nd. Students learnt about campus life, academic and athletic opportunities in person. They had a great chance to get a feel for student life in Maverick County. We finished our tour with a great lunch at UT Arlington cafeteria and our students had a chance to interact with college students and experience college life.
Harmony School of Business - Dallas It is the policy of HPS not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, or disability in its programs, services, or activities as required by Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, as amended; Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972; and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as amended. For inquiries regarding non-discrimination policies, please contact Section 504/ADA Coordinator at 713 343 3333 located at 9321 W. Sam Houston Pkwy S. Houston, TX 77099.