Think BIG w/Thompson Tractor

Thompson Tractor is offering scholarships for the Caterpillar Think BIG program which provides students with a 2-year college training opportunity in Dealer Service Technology with a specialization on Heavy Equipment or Electric Power Generation. This program provides classroom instruction as well as a hands-on-training experience. Ultimately, it’s the beginning of a career with Thompson Tractor. Visit this link to apply and learn more!

Smith Foundation Scholarship

The Smith Foundation will begin accepting online applications on Sept. 15. Applicants should be high school seniors who have a record of “giving back” through volunteerism or care of family while overcoming financial and personal challenges. The program provides up to $15,000 per year. Visit and check out these two attachments. The deadline is Jan. 5.  Most Common Questions.Smith Scholarship Smith Scholarship Flyer

NACAC Fall College Fair – Sept. 15

The NACAC College Fair will be Sunday, Sept. 15 from 1-4 pm at the BJCC. More than 130 colleges will be on hand to respond to student questions and share information about what they have to offer. There will also be workshops on Financial Aid, ACT/SAT testing and more. In order to save time on event day, students should register at and take your registration bar code to the fair. This is a free event!

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