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School Counseling Department

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

School Counselors are assigned students based on their last names, as follows:

Amy Eversole: A-E - aeversole@hcboe.net

Brian Bowlin: F-L - bowlinc10@hcboe.net

Tonya Ely: M-R - elyt2@hcboe.net

Sarah Coyle/Christian Collins: S-Z - coyles@hcboe.net

 

We encourage as many students/parents as possible to sign up with remind.com.  This is one of our means of communicating with students and parents with important information concerning the counseling department here at MHHSE.  We also alert them of upcoming deadlines. 

Class of 2018    Text this message: @18canes   to:81010

Class of 2019     Text this message: @19canes   to: 81010

Class of 2020     Text this message: @20canes   to: 81010

Class of 2021     Text this message: @21canes    to: 81010

Class of 2022     Text this message: @22canes     to: 81010


 

 

 

There will be a counselor available until 6:00 p.m. on the following dates:

 

 

March 22, 2018

April 12, 2018

April 26, 2018

 

If you would like to schedule a time to stop by please call the counseling department.  (423)586-6102

 

 

 

 

 

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The University of Georgia if accepting applicants to our VETCAMP 2018, which is scheduled for June 17-23, 2018.  This program is offered to rising high school juniors and seniors and rising college freshmen to evaluate their skills and competitiveness as future veterinarians, provide mentorship and help them experience veterinary medicine as an exciting career path.  It's a great experience and the students have a lot of fun while also learning about the profession.  Please visit http://vet.uga.edu/academic/vetcamp to learn more.  

 


 

Stanford Pre-Collegiate Studies produces an array of programs for academically talented young students everywhere.  Our programs are available online and in-person, during the summer and year-round, and feature broad exploration or intense study in a single subject.  Our programs offer highly motivated, intellectually curious students the opportunity to investigate topics not typically taught in secondary schools.  Visit our website at http://stanford.io/2ENBtdS and check out our programs, usch as Stanford Sports Business Academy, Summer Humanities Institute, Summer Arts Institute, Artificial Intelligence Laboratory's Outreach Summer Program, Mathematics Camp, and University-Level Online Math and Physics Courses. 

 

 

 

The University of Tennessee, Knoxville:  High School Introduction to Engineering systems for Twelfth Graders (HITES12)

The colege initiated the first HITES12 program in 2001.  The program identifies and selects rising twelfth -grade students who demonstrate interests within math and science.  HITES12 provides an opportunity to explore engineering and campus life at UT and will be hosted July 8-13, 2018.

Thirty-two students are selected to participate within each session.  Students live within a residence hall on campus, engage in hands-on engineering fundamentals activities, college life sessions, compete in engineering challenges, and tour an engineering industrial plant.  Throughout the program, students team with each other to apply what was learned and work on an engineering design project.

All applicants must have a minimum ACT math schore of 25 (SAT math score of 590).  The HITES 12 program provides a one-week experience, at no major cost, and includes following:

  • Orientation session
  • Ice breakers and team building exercises
  • Residential hall accommodations for five nights
  • College life and preparation sessions with university staff
  • Engineering department visists hosted by university faculty, undergraduate, and graduate students
  • UT campus tour
  • Meals (breakfast, lunch, and dinner)
  • Supplies
  • Campus life and recreation
  • Hands-on laboratory demonstrations
  • Engineering challenges and group design project
  • Counselor-to-peer mentoring
  • Engineering field trip
  • Closing awards reception

Apply at http://www.engr.utk.edu/diversity/pre-college/hites12/

Deadline to apply is April 13, 2018.

 

 

 SCHOLARSHIPS

 

 

 

 

VIRGIL L. HARVILLE MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

This scholarship is through East Tennessee Diamond - $500  Requirements are:

1.  Transcript/ACT Scores

2.  Business Major

3.  Two letters of recommendation

4.  One to two page essay of what your plans are in the business field and what this scholarship would mean to you.

5.  College acceptance letter

Please see Mrs. Eversole if you have questions.  DEADLINE:  4/18/18

 

MORRISTOWN LIONS CLUB HEALTHCARE SCHOLARSHIP

Please pick up application outside of Mrs. Eversole's door.   This is for students going into the healthcare field and you must attend Walters State Community College.  DEADLINE:  4/19/18

 

MORRISTOWN HAMBLEN HOSPITAL AUXILIARY SCHOLARSHIP

Please pick up application outside of Mrs. Eversole's door.  This is for students going into the healthcare field.  DEADLINE:  4/19/18

 

 

 

TENNESSEE STRONG SCHOLARSHIP

Tuition reimbursement for TN Army National Guard members seeking a Bachelor's or Associate's degree.  Can be used for up to 120 credit hours or eight semesters.  Must maintain a 2.0 GPA or higher while attending college.  For more information contact your local National Guard recruitor.

 

ARMY ROTC

NATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL SCHOLARSHIP - opens for School Year 2017/2018 www.Goarmy.com

NATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL SCHOLARSHIPS -  For more information about ETSU ROTC Program contact 423-439-5291 email etsurotc@etsu.edu  website http://rotc.etsu.edu

CARSON NEWMAN - contact 865-471-3380 email sbryant@cn.edu  Scott Bryant cell 865-804-2429 UTK contact 865-974-4512 email Adalton6@utk.edu  Lee Dalton cell 931-237-7482



NAVY ROTC PROGRAM

Benefits include Free College Tuition, 100% Employment upon graduation, opportunity to lead and manage personnel, unlimited travel opportunities, 30 days paid vacation earned annually.  Excellent medical/dental benefits.  Apply now by visiting www.nrotc.navy.mil  For more information contact your local Navy recruiter.

 

  SunTrust Off to College Scholarship Sweepstakes: 30 winners will be chosen at random.  Must be a high school senior, no GPA or financial need required.  Starting September 12, 2017, students can enter online once during each entry period.  Two $500 scholarship winners will be randomly chosen every two weeks beginning on or about October 30, 2017 until May 14, 2018.  Visit www.suntrust.com/offtocollege to apply.

 

 MEDIC REGIONAL BLOOD CENTER:  $500 Scholarship - Student must host a successful blood drive, blood drive location and scheduling mut be preapproved by MEDIC Director.  For more information, send an email to contact@medicblood.org

 

 

 

 

 

 

PAUL MITCHELL SCHOLARSHIP FOR COSMETOLOGY STUDENTS

Variety of scholarships for students who have been a part of MHHSE Cosmetology program and new students.  Visit www.paulmitchell.edu for more information.

 

COLLEGE COVERED BY DISCOVER STUDENT LOANS $2,500 SCHOLARSHIP

No purchase or student loan necessary to enterYou can visit www.scholarship.collegecovered.com/Rules for official rules.  To register visit www.scholarship.collegecovered.com  DEADLINE: DECEMBER 31, 2018
 

 


 

 

 

 

 

Golden Eagles Scholarship:  The scholarship may not exceed $2,000.  Must be a 2017-2018 high school senior of Latino descent who will be graduating from Hamblen County, have an unweighted GPA of 2.75 or better on a 4.0 scale.  submit an official transcript and one letter of recommendation to LatinoCRF@Gmail.com.  Submit application online at http://bit.ly/2wyMd9y

 

Deadline:  March 31, 2018

 

 

 

COMMERCIAL BANK SCHOLARSHIPS

"Spirit" Scholarship Requirements: Students should have a GPA of at least 3.0 and be recommended by the school counselor as the sole winner of the scholarship with a description of how the student makes a positive and uplifting impact on his/her school.

"Life. Made Better" Scholarship Requirements:  Students should have a GPA of at least 3.0, be involved in at least two extra-curricular activities (including sports, school clubs, volunteer work, or employment), obtain a recommendation letter from a teacher or school counselor, and submit a 1000 word essay.  The essay should describe the facets of what he/she believes can make life better for individuals in the community and how he/she commits to that goal. 

Applications are outside Mrs. Eversole's door.  Please submit to Casey Martin, P.O. Box 400, Harrogate, TN, 37752.  DEADLINE: 3/30/18

 

 

 

WALTERS STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIP

All students are encouraged to apply for this scholarship.  This scholarship is $$$ available above TN Promise Scholarship monies.  To apply visit www.ws.edu  choose the Financial Aid Tab then Scholarship Tab then WS Scholarship Tab.  DEADLINE TO APPLY 3/31/18

 

LIGHTHOUSE GUILD: $10,000 - 10 AWARDS

Annual scholars for students who are legally blind.  The program will award 10 scholarships up to $10,000 each.  Must provide proof of legal blindness.  Proof of US Citizenship or legal residency.  3 letters of recommendation, 2 personal statements, to apply visit www.lighthouseguild.org/scholarships or call 212-769-7801 for more information.  DEADLINE 3/31/18

 

THE MARSHALL MILLS SCHOLARSHIP

The Marshall Mills Scholarship for athletes is due April 16th.  Applications are outside of Mrs. Eversole's door.

 

RUNNING MATT'S RACE SCHOLARSHIP

Running Matt's Race Scholarship for scholar athletes is due April 16th.  Applications are outside of Mrs. Eversole's door.

 

2018 STUDENT VIEW SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM

Offering $11,000 worth of scholarhsip to high school seniors who plan to attend a four-year college, community/junior college or career school.  The program includes:

  • One $4,000 scholarship
  • Two $1,000 scholarships
  • Ten $500 scholarships

Apply at www.student-view.com and complete a 15-20 minute application survey about colleges in your area.  Scholarship will be awarded via a random drawing of all completed applications.  Winner to be announced in May, 2018.  Deadline: 4-22-18

 

 

HISPANIC SCHOLARSHIP FUND

$5,000 scholarship - must be of Hispanic Heritage, minimum 3.0 GPA, plan to enroll full time in a not for profit 4 year university, US Citizen, Permanent Legal Resident, DACA or eligible non citizen as defined by FAFSA.  To apply visit www.hsf.net  DEADLINE 4/26/18

 

 

 

 

 

Tusculum College:  Trustee Honors Scholarship is a full-tuition scholarship opportunity for exemplary academic students.

This is a highly competitive, full-tuition scholarship awarded to no more than two students in each incoming class.  To be considered for this prestigious scholarship, students will need to complete the following steps:

  • Maintain a high school grade-point average of 3.5 or higher
  • Attain a composite score of at least 25 on the ACT or 1150 on the SAT
  • Rank in the top 10% of high school graduating class
  • Complete the general Tusculum application for admission and submit supporting documentation for that application
  • Complete the Trustee Honor Scholar application found at www.tusculum.edu/trusteescholars/, including submission of a resume that reflects their achievements, activities and civic involvement
  • Submit an essay responding to the following topic: What does Civic Arts mean to you and how do you plan to exemplify Civic Arts in your daily life:
  • Provide two letters of recommendation - one each from a teacher and a community leader
  • Submit all of the above by the Trustee Honor Scholarship submission deadline: March 1, 2018
  • If chosen as a finalist, students will visit the campus to participate in a personal interview

If questions, please call Melissa Ripley at 423-636-7374 or see your school counselor.

 

JUNIORS AND SENIORS - B DAVIS SCHOLARSHIP

DEADLINE: MAY 22, 2018

AWARD VALUE: $1,000

This scholarship is available to all high school juniors and seniors as well as all students currently registered in any post secondary institution.

  • There is no age restriction
  • Be sure to include your name and the school you are attending this year and next
  • This is ot an academic scholarship but we would like to know where you are going to school now and what your future academic plans are.

**Please do not send transcripts or letters of recommendation at this time. 

Application procedure - To apply for this scholarhsip you will need to write an essay of less than 1,000 words on the topic below:

Describe the three characteristics of leadership you value most.  Discuss why you believe that these traits are so important and how you feel that they are developed in an individual.

Your submissions must be sent to us by email at awards@studentawardsearch.com.

 

MONTESI SCHOLARSHIP

A $2,500 award toward tuition/books, etc. at any college the student chooses.  You must write an essay of 500 words or less on a specific topic and apply at: http://www.gkbm.com/montesi-scholarship/ by May 30, 2018.

 

 

ASPIRING ANIMATION PROFESSIONAL SCHOLARSHIP

$1,000 Scholarship.  Applicants have to create an animated short movie and pursue an animation career at an accredited college.  To apply visit www.animationcareerreview.com Click on scholarship link on the bottom left of page.  DEADLINE: 6/1/18

 

NURSING SCHOOLS ALMANAC ASPIRING NURSES SCHOLARSHIP - $1,000

Must be pursuing education in nursing including LPN/LVN, ADN and BSN Programs.  Must demonstrate track record of academic excellence in schience and math, a passion for the nursing profession.  To apply visit www.nursingschoolsalmanac.com and click Aspiring Nurses Scholarship.  Deadline is 8/31/18

 

 

Transcript Fees -  EFFECTIVE JAN 1, 2016 - THERE WILL BE A $5.00 CHARGE FOR ALL TRANSCRIPT AND IMMUNIZATION REQUESTS.  THERE WILL BE A TEN DAY PROCESS TIME ON ALL REQUESTS. THANK YOU, COUNSELING OFFICE

 

Transcript Request Form

 

 

 

The Morristown  Hamblen High School East Counseling Department offers comprehensive services and programs including information on scholarships, college choices, technical schools, financial aid information, career choices,  graduation requirements and personal counseling.  The counseling office consists of four counselors and a secretary, and is located in the center of the school in the old main office.

The Counselors will be meeting with students during the course of the school year to ensure they are on the path to graduation and to initiate post-secondary planning for their futures.  Career counseling, technical school, college options and graduation status information will be continually reviewed.

 

 


 

 

 

 

 

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