School Counseling



Mr. Bob Dean,
M.S. School Counseling
radean@carrollk12.org
Contact for the following programs:

Auto Service Technology
Biomedical Engineering (PLTW)
CISCO
Honors Computer Technology
Electrical Construction
Engineering (PLTW)
Manufacturing & Machine Technology
Masonry
Heavy Equipment & Truck Technology
Welding

Ms. Carrie Schmidtman,
EdS School Counseling

caschm2@carrollk12.org
Contact for the following programs:

Academy of Health Professions - CNA
Academy of Health Professions - Physical Rehab
Carpentry
Collision Repair Technology
Cosmetology
Culinary Arts
Drafting
HVAC
Homeland Security: Criminal Justice
Print Production
Textiles & Fashion Design
Video Production




Fall Scholarships

(Open to Auto Service Technology students) This award was created to advance the education of a student participating in the auto service technology program.

Due: December 15, 2014


(Open to AST and Collision students) This award was created to recognize a student planning to continue education and/or employment in a transportation related program.

Due: December 15, 2014

 

(Open to Manufacturing & Machine Technologies students)  This award provides scholarships to graduating Seniors from the Carroll County Career and Technology Center planning to pursue a career in Manufacturing and Machining technology.  The scholarship is intended to help defray the cost of technical school or college expenses with the intent of creating tomorrow's industry leaders.

The completed application package should be returned to the Community Foundation of Carroll County by the specified deadline.

 

(Open to HETT students) The purpose of this scholarship is to provide scholarships for graduating seniors who have earned their secondary school diploma from the Carroll County Career & Technology Center in Heavy Equipment & Truck Technology and plan to enter post-secondary education in the diesel field

The completed application package should be returned to the Community Foundation of Carroll County by the specified deadline.


(Open to Auto Service Technology students). This award is given to an applicant planning to enter post-secondary education or employment in the auto service field.

Due: December 15, 2014


(Open to HETT students) The purpose of this scholarship is to provide scholarships for graduating seniors who have received their secondary school diploma from the Carroll County Career & Technology Center in Heavy Equipment & Truck Technology. For an application, please go to:

The completed application package should be returned to the Community Foundation of Carroll County by the specified deadline.


(Open to Carpentry students) This award was created to recognize a student attending the CCCTC Carpentry program, who has demonstrated the skills and interest to continue his/her career in the carpentry field.

Due: December 15, 2104


(Open to all CCCTC students) For a student who has performed well in their CCCTC program and whose career goals and financial need warrant recognition. All factors being equal, preference given to dependents of US Military Veterans.

Due: December 15, 2014


(Open to all CCCTC students) For a student who has performed well in their CCCTC program, attends Westminster or Winters Mill High School, and whose career goals and financial need warrant recognition.

Due: December 10, 2014


Spring Scholarships

This award was created to honor a CCCTC or North Carroll High student looking to pursue continued education in the fire or medical field.

The completed application package should be returned to Mr. Gregory S. Miller 3308 York Street Manchester, MD  21102 by the specified deadline.
 

Carroll Hospital Center Health Care Scholarship-

This is a scholarship for those students intending on continuing their education in a clinical or non-clinical health-related discipline. Applicants should apply online by the specified deadline.

 

Charles W. Lewis Memorial Scholarship

The purpose of this Fund is to provide a scholarship for students graduating from the Carroll County Career & Technology Center pursuing a degree in Engineering and who meet the Fund's criteria
 

The completed application package should be returned to the Community Foundation of Carroll County by the specified deadline.


For a student who has performed well in the Allied Health Careers Program at CCCTC, is pursuing a career in nursing, and whose career goals and financial need warrant recognition.
 

The completed application package should be returned to the Community Foundation of Carroll County by the specified deadline.


For a Century, Liberty, or South Carroll student who has performed well in their CCCTC program and plan continued education in a college or technical school. Financial need is considered.

Due: April 15, 2015


Open to all CCCTC seniors participating in the spring certificate ceremony.

Due: April 25, 2015


Open to all CCCTC seniors participating in the spring certificate ceremony.

Due: April 25, 2015


(Open to all CCCTC students) For a student who has performed well in their CCCTC program and whose career goals and financial need warrant recognition. All factors being equal, preference given to dependents of US Military Veterans.

Due: April 15, 2015


(Open to all CCCTC students) For a student who has performed well in their CCCTC program, attends Westminster or Winters Mill High School, and whose career goals and financial need warrant recognition.

Due: May 8, 2015


Additional Scholarship Organizations

Elks Most Valuable Student Scholarship Contest

Elks Vocational Scholarship

The Carroll County Food Services Association Scholarship will be awarded to one ore more students who have successfully completed high school, been accepted at an accredited college, university or culinary arts school, and met the criteria established for this award.

Miss Utility Scholarship Program for graduating high school seniors interested in pursuing a career in construction or another related industry that requires excavation.

The Benjamin Alden Sochrin Scholarship for a student attending Carroll Community College and majoring in the Computer-Aided Design degree program.

Maryland Ready Mix Concrete Association Scholarship is awarded to a resident of Maryland who intends to major in Concrete Industry Management at MTSU.

The Everybody's Quilt Guild Textile Arts Scholarship provides a scholarship for a student who is a resident of Carroll County, graduating from a Carroll County High School, a private High School or a student who is Home Schooled who has been accepted at an accredited College or University and who will be pursuing studies In the field of Textile Arts and meets all the criteria established for the fund.

American Welding Society Scholarship offers scholarship funds for students enrolled in a welding-related educational or training program.

 

Anne Arundel Community College Hotel/Restaurant Management Scholarships Baltimore International College Culinary Arts Scholarships Baltimore International Prostart Scholarships American Welding Society Scholarships Carroll Community College Scholarships/Financial Aid Information Carroll Community Foundation Scholarships Imagine America Scholarship and Awards Programs -

If you are a high school student looking at how you are going to pay for your education at any of over a hundred career colleges across the country, the Imagine America Scholarship can help.


Post-Graduation Planning for CCCTC Students

SAT Test

Nearly every college in America accepts the SAT or Subject Tests as a part of its admissions process. That's why more than two million students take the SAT every year. Get the information you need at: collegeboard

Benefits of Online Registration
- Choose the test date and test center
- Get immediate registration confirmation
- 24-hour access to registration for printing or correcting your Admission

Ticket
- EZ Registration to speed up re-registration


ACT Test

What is the ACT?
The ACT is a national college admissions examination that consists of subject area tests in:
- English
- Mathematics
- Reading
- Science

The ACT Plus Writing Test includes the four subject area tests plus a 30-minute Writing Test. ACT results are accepted by all 4-year colleges and universities in the U.S.

Visit www.actstudent.org to register for the ACT or ACT Plus Writing Test.


Free Test Prep Resources

TESTGEAR allows you to practice and prepare for the SAT and PSAT. (Please contact your high school for username and password)


Links

College Search Websites

www.princetonreview.com This site contains valuable information for students and parents including:
- College Search (Counselor-O-Matic)
- Career Search
- SAT/ACT
- Scholarships & Financial Aid

www.collegeboard.com This site valuable information for students and parents including:
- Collegeboard Tests- PSAT, SAT, AP
- Paying for College
- Find a College
- Apply to College - Pay for College

www.mycollegecalendar.org College admissions guidance that includes tips related to college search, college applications, and college financing.


Scholarship & Financial Aid Websites:

www.fafsa.ed.gov Free Application for Federal Student Aid

www.fastweb.com Scholarship search

www.finaid.org Financial aid information

www.carrollcommunityfoundation.org Scholarships available through the Community Foundation of Carroll County



Other Financial Aid Reminders
Begin preparing for the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid). You should apply between January 1, 2012 and February 1, 2012 (check your college deadlines). Applying by the paper method will take at least 3 weeks to process. If you apply by the Internet process, the application will be processed within 3 days. Pin numbers will be given when you apply for the FAFSA. This PIN number will be good throughout your college career. Please keep it for all years needed. If you have questions, see your counselor in the School Counseling Office.