Below are various opportunities that have been shared with us from the South Jersey Chapter of AABE (The American Association of Blacks in Energy). For seniors interested in the STEM fields. The information includes paid summer research, graduate fellowships, graduate programs, and scholarships, and will assist in diversifying those that are studying in the STEM fields. 

Paid Summer 2016 Undergraduate Research Placements: 

Over 800 programs -- NSF REU, NASA and other paid summer research opportunities for undergrads

For Financial Support in Graduate School: 

Fellowships and graduate programs in a wide variety of STEM disciplines: 

For tips on applying and associated resources: 

For opportunities specifically in the Ocean Sciences: 

 For opportunities specifically in Engineering: 

Apply Now! DOE Scholars Program now accepting applications for summer 2016. Deadline December 15, 2015.


Attn: Juniors and Seniors 
 For a complete list of colleges, universities and trade schools who are visiting WHS log into your Naviance account, click on colleges at the top and then click on "view all upcoming college visits" and then click on "sign me up" if you want to visit with them.
Attn: Seniors 
 The Salem County Retired Educators Assoc. (SCREA) is offering a scholarship to any senior who will be continuing their education in the field of Education.  See Ms. Jenkins in guidance for an application.
The "Gifts of the Heart" Hoffman DiMuzio Community Scholarship Program will be giving out scholarships of $1,000 each to one male and one female in Salem County.  They wish to reward those service-oriented students who throughout their four years of high school have shown a passion for helping others, both within the classroom and within the community.  Deadline is Monday, November 30th.  See your guidance counselor for more info. 
The Educational Opportunity Fund (EOF) program at SCC is a great opportunity for eligible students to receive not only assistance with funding their education but services to assist them with being successful at SCC such as tutoring, counseling and academic advising.  The program also sponsors workshops and field trips to engage EOF students outside of the classroom.  If you have questions about the EOF program, please do not hesitate to contact Kelly McShay at 856-351-2919 or
If you have any Seniors interested in applying for a seat in our Nuclear Energy Technology (NET) or Scientific Glass Technology (SGT) program for Fall 2015, please have them contact me as soon as possible.  The seats in these two programs will begin to fill up quickly for this Fall, and I don’t want your students to miss out!  Information on the additional requirements for admissions into these programs can be found at

 Students interested in Nursing need to attend a Nursing Information Session.  Students can register for these sessions at admission packets are due in early April, so any Seniors interested in the Nursing program must complete the admissions process and additional requirements prior to April.

There is a comprehensive updated list of scholarships on Naviance. Just log into your account on family connection and click on scholarships at the top.  This list is updated as new scholarships come in, please check it regularly.  Also visit 
Juniors and Seniors - you can now print your own passes for all college admissions rep visits here at WHS.  To see a list of all upcoming colleges that are visiting sign into your Naviance account, click on colleges at the top, then click on view all upcoming visits and then click on sign up.  Print your registration page and use it as your pass!  If you have any questions please see your counselor or Ms. Jenkins in the guidance office.

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