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Opportunities for Students

  • Pinki Promise Scholarship To apply, please share your unique journey with your beloved pet, including details about the bond you share, your degree aspirations, and your dream job. Include a photograph of your cherished pet. Open to students with pets from FL, GA, CO, AK, and HI. Deadline: January 31, 2024.
  • 2024 Ivy Vine Charities, Inc. Collegiate Scholarship awards totaling more than $35,000 are available to qualifying applicants and will be accepted from January 28 – March 2, 2024. 
  • Empowering Motherhood Scholarship - To apply, kindly share your motivation as a mother for pursuing higher education. Include your experiences as a mother diligently working towards achieving a college degree. This opportunity is available to high school seniors, undergraduates, and graduate students. Deadline: February 2, 2024.  
  • 2024 Hispanic Scholarship Fund (HSF) empowers families with the knowledge and resources to successfully complete a higher education, while providing scholarships and support services to as many exceptional students as possible. Founded in 1975, HSF has awarded over $730 million in scholarships. HSF Scholars have access to valuable Scholar Support Services and, as funding permits, scholarships ranging from $500 to $5,000. Closes: February 15, 2024, 5:00 PM PT
  • Nick Lindblad Memorial Scholarship - This scholarship acknowledges the transformative power of music as a universal language that transcends barriers and enriches lives. To apply, share how music has impacted your life, particularly while you were in high school. Deadline: February 16, 2024.
  • Sunni E. Fagan Memorial Music Scholarship 2024 - This scholarship aims to honor the life of Sunni E. Fagan by supporting students who are passionate about music. Any high school senior or undergraduate student who is an underrepresented minority pursuing music or music education may apply for this scholarship. Deadline: February 21, 2024.
  • Redefining Victory Scholarship - Any student may apply, whether going the traditional 2/4 university route, attending a trade school or certificate program, etc. To apply, tell us what success looks like to you and how this opportunity will help you achieve it. Deadline: April 27, 2024.
  • Derichee Nkogallogo Memorial Scholarship - This scholarship supports an undergraduate student who has a passion for geological studies. To apply, write about why you care about pursuing a career in the field of geology. Deadline: April 30, 2024.
  • Trades Make the World Go ‘Round Scholarship - Any high school, undergraduate, or trade school student who will be pursuing a trade program, including HVAC, roofing, welding, cosmetology, etc., may apply for this scholarship. Deadline: April 30, 2024.

Workforce Readiness & Employment

Are you looking for a career change? Did you recently lose your job? Are you ready to enter the workforce but you don't have a resume? Need training? If you answered "yes" to any one of the those questions, visit the sites below for more information on programs available to you, today.

  • The Training Source provides education, training and services that promote positive economic mobility. Job training, youth programs, and Microsoft Office Training are some of the resources available. 
  • Visit the Prince George's County Economic Development Corporation to find important job announcements, training opportunities and other workforce development resources. 
  • Maryland Workforce Exchange - This resource gives you the necessary resources to find, prepare, and apply for a job. The site is designed to help job seekers and employers get connected. It offers a guide to help create a resume, cover letter, and reference sheet.
  • Resume-Now Site - Free online resume and cover letter samples and tips.

Learning Disabilities 

Other Resources

Mental Health Resources can be found on our Mental Health page.

Educational Resources can be found on our Adventures in Reading page.

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