Lawson State Community College has a training program for power line workers. There is an initial screening process that you will need to register for through eventbrite. Click the link below for more information on the program, eligibility requirements, and to register for the first phase of the screening process.
There will be an opportunity for any senior who is interested in attending Lincoln Tech to participate in a virtual tour. The tour will take place via a Zoom meeting from 11:30 – 12:15. Students will need to email Mrs. Keahey at HKeahey@shelbyed.org if you want to join the meeting. Traditional students will meet together and remote students can participate online.
|Applicants must be a high school senior and attend a high school in the Birmingham Metropolitan Area or one of the following counties: Bibb, Blount, Chilton, Jefferson, Shelby, St. Clair and Walker|
Minimum GPA of 2.5
Minimum ACT Score of 18
Community Service Involvement
On Wednesday, February 24th there will be an opportunity for any senior who is interested in attending Lincoln Tech to participate in a virtual tour. The tour will take place via a Zoom meeting from 11:30 – 12:15. Students will need to email Mrs. Keahey at HKeahey@shelbyed.org if you want to join the meeting. Traditional students will meet together and remote students can participate online.
Lincoln Tech in Nashville, TN
Programs and Partnerships
Automotive Technology – ask about our exclusive High Performance option and our special Mopar CAP Partnership Program.
Collision Repair and Refinishing Technology – a convenient Blended Learning format lets you complete some of your coursework online from home so you can spend more time on campus painting, airbrushing, and performing hands-on auto body repairs.
Diesel and Truck Technology – employers like Caterpillar, Ryder, Scott Equipment, and Crown Lift all seek out Lincoln graduates for open positions on their teams.
Heavy Equipment Maintenance Technology – Tennessee projects double-digit growth in this field by 2026*, and 4 out of 5 students from our Nashville campus get hired in the field when they graduate**.
Welding and Metal Fabrication Technology – more than 450,000 welders are projected to be hired around the country, including 10s of thousands in the Southeast, by 2026*.
The historic Nashville, TN campus covers 17 acres and has everything you need to launch an exciting, rewarding new career field – including:
More than 50 live gas engines for hands-on Automotive training.
Dozens of CAT, Cummins and Detroit Diesel engines.
Twelve 10,000-lb. two-post lifts.
Hunter Alignment Equipment.
Mustang and Super Flow Chassis Dynos.
Four on-site collision shops.
Twenty-two Heavy Equipment bays housing 25 training vehicles.
Individual welding booths for metal fabrication practice.
On-campus dining halls and housing options.
In partnership with the Mental Health Movement, one of the leading voices breaking the mental health stigma for young people, we’re awarding $3,300 in scholarship funding to high school students who have battled with mental health, or who have had a loved one battle with mental health.
You can find more information about our award here: https://bold.org/scholarships/mental-health-movement-scholarship/
All GPAs and planned future fields of study will be considered for the Mental Health Movement Scholarship.
We are thrilled to work with the Mental Health Movement to destigmatize mental health and support students who have been impacted by mental health challenges, and we would be incredibly excited to receive applications from Shelby Co High School.
If you have any questions about our scholarship, please just let me know! Thank you in advance for your help.
Shelton State Community College will host Virtual Spring Preview Day on Saturday, February 20, 2021, beginning at 10:00 a.m. on Zoom. Check-in begins at 9:45 a.m. The event is free to the public, and registration is required.
At Shelton State, opportunities are available in various technical and health services programs along with transferable options for academic programs. The College remains committed to providing education options to the West Alabama community in a way that is safe and accessible for all.
Guests at Virtual Preview Day can apply for admission to the College, receive financial aid and scholarship information, and register to win a full-tuition scholarship waiver.
To apply for admission, visit https://www.sheltonstate.edu/admissions-financial-aid/becoming-a-student/
At an average cost of attendance rounding out at about 4,300, Alabama’s Community Colleges back a big bang for their buck. Some offer housing so you can live on campus while you attend. All have courses that will transfer to Alabama’s Four Year College System. Most all four year colleges offer transfer scholarships for students that complete two years at a Community College in Alabama. Alabama’s Community Colleges differ in their scholarships. Most all offer academic, technical and performing arts. Simply click on the links provided and it will take you directly to the scholarship portal. Most all have deadlines of March 1st, so get started today!
Long & Long, Attorneys at Law is a family-run firm dedicated to serving the families of Mobile, Alabama, and beyond. Family is at the heart of everything we do. We treat everyone who walks through our doors like our brother, sister, mother, father, or cousin. When you’re a part of such a great, big family, and you love it like we do, you want to see it evolve and thrive. We believe seeking a higher education creates a path for the whole family to do greater things.
With this in mind, we’re excited to announce our Family Caring for Family Scholarship, which will offer three students a $500 scholarship each to be applied towards their tuition or other education-related expenses.
Students who have been accepted or currently attend a 2 or 4-year college in Alabama or the Florida Panhandle.
GPA of at least 3.0.
Employees of Long & Long and their relatives are not eligible to participate.
Applicants must submit their application and essay via this form.
At Long & Long Attorneys at Law, we’re dedicated to treating every client and team member like a member of our own family. The importance of family lies within the core of everything we do.
In 500-750 words, tell us about a family member (biological or chosen) who has had a significant impact on your life, and how that impact will help you succeed as you go through college.
October 23rd, 2020 – We will begin accepting applications for the Make a Difference Scholarship.
April 30th, 2021 – Application deadline. Submissions after this date will not be accepted.
May 17th-21st, 2021 – The three chosen winners will be notified via email.
May 24th – June 11th, 2021 – Checks will be distributed directly to the winners. We will coordinate a time with you to pick up your award!
**The winning applicants will be announced on Long & Long’s social media. By submitting an application, you agree to allow us to use your submission for marketing purposes.
The scholarship committee is currently accepting applications graduating high school seniors attending college for the 2021-2022 school year.
Applicants should have the following credentials:
Graduating high school senior in Shelby County Schools
Entering college as a freshman Fall 2021 or Spring 2022 term
GPA of at least 2.5
ACT Score of at least 15
To be considered for scholarship, applicants must provide the following:
Complete an application form online
Provide (1) Academic Letter of Recommendation from a School Official, such as a Teacher, Principal, or Counselor
Provide a copy of OFFICIAL high school transcript
Provide a copy of ACT scores
A head shot photograph for display and media purposes (required)
Complete and submit a Media Release Form
Submit a complete application package by March 1, 2021
Applicants who are awarded scholarships will be notified mid-April 2021 and will be recognized in the month of May at your school’s Award’s Day ceremony.
The amount of the scholarship is $500.00.
The Alabama Stonewall Jackson Memorial Fund, established in 1955 by an act of the Alabama Legislature, awards up to three repayable scholarships each May.
To be considered for a scholarship award, the applicant must be an Alabama high school senior and submit an original essay of 1500 to 2500 words on Thomas J. “Stonewall” Jackson.
Repayable scholarships are awarded in the following amounts:
- 1st Place: $3,000
- 2nd Place: $2,000
- 3rd Place: $1,000
Submissions must be postmarked no later than April 1.