PTSA Lightning Award of Excellence/ Cypress Bay High School PTSA Scholarship Awards 2017-2018

The PTSA Lightning Award of Excellence recognizes Cypress Bay students who are active in our
community and at school. The PTSA is looking for students who demonstrate they are well-rounded
individuals who make a positive contribution to their community.

Eligibility:
To be eligible for a PTSA Lightning Award of Excellence, each applicant must:
• Be active in our community and at school.
Be a current CBHS PTSA student member for 2017-18 (Membership envelopes are available at the
Guidance, BRACE, and front offices. You may also access the CBHS website and click on the PTSA link for more
information).
Have a minimum Weighted GPA of 3.2.
• Be involved in two or more activities in school or in our community. These may include: school
sports, recreational sports and activities, school clubs, volunteer work, or steady employment.
• Obtain all required signatures from guidance counselor, school staff member(s), and activity
leader(s).
Completed application, attached essay, and proof of PTSA membership (or application and fee)
must be submitted in a sealed envelope marked: PTSA LIGHTNING AWARD OF EXCELLENCE
APPLICATION to the Guidance office.

Award Details
A certificate will be awarded to each recipient along with a lightning pin that can be worn at
graduation. Recipients of the Lightning Award are determined by the Cypress Bay Lightning Award
Committee.

Deadline
All applications must be received by March 31, 2018, 3:00 p.m. Late applications will not be
eligible for consideration.

Date of Notification
Recipients of this award will be honored at the Lightning Award of Excellence and Scholarship
ceremony on April 26, 2018 in the school auditorium at 6:30pm

Thank you for applying for the Cypress Bay High School PTSA Lighting Award of Excellence! Cypress Bay High School

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                                                                    Cypress Bay High School PTSA Scholarship Awards 2017-2018

Guideline sand Requirements

 

 

To be eligible for a scholarship, each applicant must:

 

  • Be a Cypress Bay High School (CBHS) senior.
  • Be a current CBHS PTSA student member for 2017-18 (Membership envelopes are available at the Guidance, BRACE, and front offices. You may also access the CBHS website and click on the PTSA link for more information).
  • Have applied for this year’s Lightning Award of Excellence.
  • Have a minimum 3.2 Weighted GPA. • Have accumulated at least 250 hours of documented community service since entering high school.
  • Have 2 legitimate examples of leadership experience. Please provide names and phone numbers of coordinators for the leadership projects.
  • Be registered and attend a university, college, junior college, or vocational school full-time in the summer or fall following graduation from CBHS.
  • Have a completed application; including essays, transcripts, reference letters, and letter of acceptance submitted no later than March 31, 2018, 2:59 p.m.
  • Have a permanent record clear of disciplinary actions. Value of Scholarships These are one-year, non-renewable scholarships in varying amounts ranging from $500-$1000.

 

Value of Scholarships These are one-year, non-renewable scholarships in varying amounts ranging from $500-$1000. The money will be sent directly to the university, college, junior college, or vocational school of your choice. Recipients of the PTSA Scholarship are determined by the Cypress Bay Lightning Award Committee.

 

Steps in Applying

 

  1. Neatly and fully complete both the Scholarship application and the Lightning Award application.
  2. Include: Transcripts, Essay &Two letters of recommendation, one from a faculty or staff member and one from an employer, volunteer organization, club, or community organization. § Letter of acceptance from the institution you plan to attend in the Summer or Fall semester following graduation.
  3. Enclose the above documentation in a sealed envelope marked: PTSA SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION
  4. Return your application in the Guidance office in the Lightning Award box.

 

Deadline

All completed applications must be received no later than March 31, 2018, 2:59 p.m. Late applications will not be eligible for consideration.

 

Date of Notification

The scholarship recipients will ONLY be notified during the Lightning Award of Excellence and Scholarship ceremony on April 27, 2018, in the school auditorium. Scholarship recipients must be present to receive their award. Students who do not attend the award ceremony will forfeit their award. Thank you for applying for the Cypress Bay High School PTSA Scholarship! Cypress Bay High School

 

Cypress Bay High School PTSA Scholarship Awards 2017-18

 

 

 

 

 

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