College & Career Exploration
Thinking about going to college or finding your dream job after graduation? Review the information below to help you discover your post-secondary pathway to success!
U.S. Department of Labor Apprenticeship Program
We are a statewide program and have local union halls that cover the entire state. The construction market is growing and in need of quality candidates.
Eric King, Apprenticeship Coordinator
West Virginia Construction Craft Laborers
WV Construction Craft Laborers' Joint Apprenticeship
Juniors - Big Future Scholarships
Make yourself eligible for $500 and $40,000 scholarships each month. Earn entries in monthly drawings for scholarships by completing steps to plan for college. The sooner you start and the more steps you take, the more chances you’ll have to win. This month’s entries will continue to be included in upcoming monthly drawings. Read the Official Rules here.
BigFuture Scholarships Website
TRIO - Upward Bound Program
This program at Shepherd University provides services that help first-generation and/or income-eligible high school students gain the academic skills, personal support, and cultural exposure that will lead to high school graduation, post-secondary enrollment and completion, and a love for lifelong learning.
All interested parents should contact Ms. Fuentes at firstname.lastname@example.org.