The University of Chicago's CASCADE Program offers a variety of enrichment classes for high school students including Psychology, Economics, Quantum Mechanics, Neuroscience, and much more. MC students can register online at splashchicago.learningu.org.
We congratulate Coach Phil Segroves who has been nominated for “Coach of the Year” by the Illinois High School Basketball Coaches Association. The award winner will be named later this year. Mount Carmel is proud that the success Coach Segroves and the varsity team achieved this year has been recognized by this prestigious organization.
On Saturday, April 27, from 9 am to noon, the Beverly Area Planning Assn. will conduct its annual Clean and Green event. Dozens of volunteers will assemble at area parks to gather up twelve months worth of leaves and debris, and do some planting. This is a great way for MC students who live in the Beverly area to make a contribution to your neighborhood. It's also the kind of community service that colleges expect to see on a student's application. See Mr. Nolan for more details or to sign up for this service event.
Illinois AMVETS Service Foundation Scholarships NOW AVAILABLE: The Illinois AMVETS Service Foundation supports a scholarship program each year that provides graduating Illinois High School students a scholarship for their continued education. Please visit www.ilamvets.org for the list of scholarships and criteria. For more information call 217-528-4713. Application is open January 14 through April 30, 2019.
Kids’ Chance Scholarship: To be eligible for a scholarship grant, applicants must have a parent who has been killed or seriously injured as a result of a work related accident that meets the criteria of the Illinois Workers’ Compensation Act and that has resulted in demonstrated financial need. Please visit the counseling office to retrieve an application. For more information regarding the scholarship, visithttps://www.kidschanceofillinois.com/scholarships.htmlDEADLINE: April 30, 2019
The Oak Lawn Commission will give out two $500.00 scholarships to students who are attending a post-secondary institution with an intention to enter an arts program. One scholarship will be awarded to a student with an interest in visual arts and on to a student with an interest in performing arts. You must be accepted to a college to apply. If you would like to apply for this scholarship, please see Mrs. Wheeler for an application or contact Linda Vorderer at email@example.comDeadline: Tuesday, April 30, 2019