July Teen Events and Opportunities:
The July practice SAT will be on July 28th, 2018 from 9:00 AM to 1:30 PM at 901 Wood Street. Please contact Rosaline to reserve a seat.
Teen Club Visits College Visits
Teens must have completed their intake forms to be able to go. Permission slips are available during SAT classes and at PCDC office.
Date: July 18th (Drexel), August 3rd (Temple)
Time: 2:00 PM-4:00 PM (Drexel), 1:00-2:00 PM (Temple)
PCDC Presents: College Workshops/Teen Development Series
During the summer these classes will be held bi-weekly on Fridays from 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. The schedule will change in the fall to account for school starting. Workshops on college applications, essay help, FAFSA, how to choose your major, etc. Discussions on college advice, how to make the most of your undergrad career, internships/volunteering (how to make your resume stand out), etc.
Dates: July 13th, July 27th, August 10th, August 24th
Free Museums; Arts Internship with Philly Stamp Pass
Get ready for a summer of art! Philly teens 14 -19 can sign up for a stamp pass to get free admission to Philadelphia museums and find out more about a 6 week arts internship at a local cultural institution.
Apply Online: http://phillystamppass.org/paper-pass/
Hit the Books Scholarship
This scholarship is offered by Coffee for Less and opened those aged 18-25 who are enrolled in an accredited college or university. Requires an essay (no more than 500 words) on the importance of education in their lives and how the scholarship money will assist the students’ goals. Bonus points will be awarded to those students who find a creative way to include their passion for coffee within their essay without losing sight of the primary topic. Winners will be selected based upon two criteria: successful accomplishment of essay subject matter and individual student needs. Hit The Books scholars are expected to illustrate integrity and drive with their use of the scholarship funds but will also be required to submit receipts for the educational materials acquired as a result of the scholarship award.
Deadline: August 25, 2018
Award amount: $500 (towards books and materials)