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Tuesday, November 24

A special thank you to all staff and students that once again made the Feast of Love a success.  With your donations we are again this year providing a full thanksgiving dinner to over 60 of our families in need.  We are truly blessed to have such a giving community at Mansfield Senior High School.

Life Club will meet and have a Thanksgiving theme from 2:50-4:15 in Mr. Connolly’s room.

Donate  your gently used, clean coats to people in need. Clean out your closets while helping others; Bring your donation to the Main Office; Key Club will get them distributed.  New coats, hats, gloves and scarves are

welcome & greatly appreciated.

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The Drama Club will not meet at all this week, but will resume meeting after Thanksgiving break on Wednesday, December 2, and Friday, December 4, from 2:50 to 4:00 in Mrs. Price's room, 2416.

Seniors - All Josten orders must be placed by Wednesday, December 18 by phone, email or postal mail.  Please stop in the guidance office with any questions.

It is now wrestling season and anyone wanting to join this years team needs to attend practices right after school each day in the wrestling room.

Also anyone wanting to be a wrestler statistician, there will be a meeting at3:00pm on Friday, November 20th in the wrestling room.  

Seniors - did you know that our high school web page now lists all available scholarships?  CHECK IT OUT !

Weekly Events

No school Wednesday through Friday -- Happy Thanksgiving


Newsletter October-November 2015
Newsletter October-November 2015

The Veterans of Foreign Wars Auxiliary is offering a scholarship – the Young American Creative Patriotic Art Contest.  This scholarship for grades 9-12 encourages patriotism and is to assists students in attaining an education and reaching their full potential.  Artwork must be on canvas or paper from this current school year and sorry, no digital art will be accepted.  First place at the national level is $10,000 scholarship.  Entries must be received by March 31, 2016 at the local VFW post.

The Voice of Democracy Audio-Essay Contest is open to all students, grades 9-12.  The theme is My Vision for America.  One winner will be selected per state and will be forwarded to VFW National Headquarters.  First place at the National level is a $30,000 scholarship.  Entries must be received by November 1, 2015 at the local VFW post. 

Community Action For Capable Youth (CACY) is having a Red Ribbon Week Essay Contest for students in grades 6-12.  The theme is "Respect yourself, be drug fee."  Essays are due by Wednesday, October 14. Prizes include T-shirts and gift cards.  Refer to the flier in the counselors hallway for additional information.

Baker College Career Scholarships has $ 6,400 for students that are interested in the Culinary Institute of Michigan and Auto Diesel Institute of Michigan are able to apply for this scholarship. If interested see Mrs. Jones in the School Counseling Department.  Applications are due before MAY 1, 2016.

2016 Horatio Alger Scholarship Application is available in the School Counseling department...see Mrs. Jones.  This scholarship criteria includes: student must attend a 4 year college, demonstrate financial need, be involved in co-curricular and community service activities and maintain  a 2.0 GPA.

Any sophomore interested in participating this Summer 2016 in HOBY the Hugh O'Brien Youth Leadership conference please see Mrs. Jones in the School Counseling Department.  Students interested should have leadership ability and interests to become leaders and participate with other young leaders in your state.Last day to sign up is October 28th.

Ashland Center for NonViolence announces their 2nd annual Essay Contest.  The topic of the 1000 word essay is "Resolving Conflict in Today's World."  Grades 9-12 are eligible to enter.  Cash prizes will go to the best essay in each grade level.  For more information, please refer to the poster in the guidance hallway. 

TAKE ACTION Video Contest:  Students can submit a 60 second videoon cybersecurity, identity theft, or student loans.  Top 3 winners will receive $2500.00, $1500.00and $ 1000.00 in college scholarships. Video must be submitted by December 11, 2015 to:   The contest is promoted by Mike DeWine...see Mrs. Jones
Prudential 2016 Spirit of Community Awards:  ..student must participate in a volunteer service activity within the past year to apply.  Deadline to apply is 11/3/2015 go to or If you are chosen a a Local Honoree then you will be in the running for the state judging in February 2016 for 1,000.00 and a trip to Washington, DC.  Two students are chosen from each school.

Ronald McDonald US Scholarship Program- this scholarship helps students who are exemplary role models in the community and have the drive to fulfill their educational goals.  For more info visit or apply at, Deadline is January 20, 2016

If you are intersted in Boston University you can earn a 4 year Trustee Scholarship for full tuition. Apply  Deadline December 1, 2015.
Have the summer of your life while preparing for the sophisticated, vibrant and life-altering educational experience that is college!  If you are currently in grade 10 or 11, spend your summer Duke Summer Academy for High School students if you are currently in grade 9-12.  This program for personal enrichment offers courses with a global perspective.  Applications will be accepted beginning Dec. 1, 2015.  See the Counselors office for additional info.
America's Farmers Grow Ag Leaders, sponsored by the Monsanto Fund, is again giving students pursuing ag-related degrees the change to earn a $1,500 college scholarship.   
* Students apply Nov. 15, 2015 - Feb. 1, 2016 at
* the program ins managed by the National FFA Scholarship Program, but applicants do not have to be FFA members.
* Student must seek three farmer endorsements of their application.
* Over $500,000 in scholarships will be awarded, with winners announced April - May 2016. 
The Ohio State University announces the Carl E Thornton Scholarship that is given annually to at least one high school senior that plans to pursue further education after high school graduation at an accredited institution of higher learning.  Leadership for safety education programs is a requirement for this scholarship.  This $500 scholarship will be awarded at the Richland County Safety Council's spring awards banquet in April 2016.  for more information, please contact OSU Extension office by calling Judy Villard Overocker at 419-747-8755. All scholarship materials are due to the extension office by March 1, 2016. 
Ohio State-Mansfield announces they are offering 4 Alumni Scholarships to OSU Mansfield.  One is a full tuition, one year scholarship, the other will be a half-tuition for one year to OSU -Mansfield.  There are two other $1,000 scholarships to any OSU campus.  
Eligibility: top 15% of your graduating class; ACT/SAT (past have been 25 or higher for ACT); demonstrated involvement in school and community; and you must have a positive work ethic toward your academics.
Due January 30 , 2016 to your School Counselor.  We have had past winners from Senior High the past two years!!!!
BGSU is offering a number of $5,000 scholarships to incoming freshmans for Fall 2016 in a new major DATA SCIENCE.  Contact Jim Albert 419-372-7456
The University of Cincinnati offers approximately 4,000 scholarships.
December 1, 2015 is the admission application date for consideration for these scholarships.  Complete your application form at, request your transcripts and test scores from your counselor.
Ashland University Phi Delta Kappa Educational Foundation is offering two $500.00 scholarships to prospective educators.  Applications are in the School Counseling Department.  You must submit a GOAL statement of at least 100 words.  Applications are due March 1, 2016.
The Ohio Association of Career Colleges and Schools called OHIO LEADS Scholarship program for High School Seniors graduating by June 2016!  There are 200+ scholarships available from $1,000 to $11, 750 available!  Information and applications are in the School Counseling Department.  Deadline is April 9, 2016!

ELKS:  Elks give out 500 scholarships nationally.....go to or locally at
Please give you school counselor the application by December 1, 2015
Youth Volunteer Scholarship Award - $500.00: 1 award w/ a deadline of 11/29/15.
To be eligible you must:
a) Over the past 2 years a student must have completed a minimum of 50 hours of volunteer work.
b) Over the past 2 years a student must have maintained a GPA of 3.5 or greater
c) a student must be under the age of 21 years of age on the day of the deadline
d) a student must submit an essay on the topic prior to the deadline.  
applications can be found by going to: 
Good360 Sustainability Scholarship - $1000, 1 award, deadline 11/30/15
If you're a high school senior applying to college and you have an interest in sustainability and the environment, then we'd love to hear your thoughts on what sustainability means to you.  Thus, we're sponsoring acollege scholarhisp with an award of $1000 to go towards tuition.  Applications can be found at: 
Stephen J. Brady Stop Hunger Scholarships - $5,000 - 20 awards (Deadline 12/5/15)
A) applications are accepted from October 5 through December 5, 2015. 
B) Stephen J. Brady Stop Hunger Scholarships are opento student's enrolledin an accredited educational institution in the USA.  Applicants must meet the age requirement by Oct. 5, 2015.  Applications can be found at: 
2015 Scholarship Points Awards  - $10,000 - 10 awards, Deadline 12/8/15
Students must:
A) Be at least 13 years old and enrolled or will enroll ina college or uni9versityin the US
B) Be a legal resident of the US
Edvisors has given away more the $650,000 to students through this scholarship program. Go to: 
Flosum Scholarship - $750.00 - 1 award, deadline 12/15/15
To be eligible for the Flosum scholarship you must:
a) be enrolled in an accredited 4-year university or college located in the United States. 
b) Graduating high school seniors with a GPA of 3.5 or above are eligible to apply
c) applicants must be pursuing or intending to pursue their bachelor's degree which can be in the fields of computer engineering, computer science or in another technical discipline such as electrical engineering, physics or mathematics with an interest in the field of computer services. 
applications can be found at:
Solution Reach Scholarships - $2,000, 2 awards (deadline 12/18/15)
High school graduates must have a 
GPA higher than 3.2 or already be accepted at an accredited college/university 
No requirements for major or graduation date
applications can be found at:
CrossLites Scholarship - $4000 - 33 awards (Deadline:  12/31/15)
The CrossLites scholarship is open to high school students.  As an applicant you will write a reflective essay (400-600 words).
Applicants will be competing against students of their level.  applications can be found at:
 10 Words or Less Scholarship - $500 - 1 award (Deadline: January 29, 2016)
to e eligible a student must: 
Be between the ages of 14 and 25 on January 29, 2016.
The 10 Words or Less Scholarship is available to High School and College students.
Applications are at http://www.studentscholarships/org/easy.php
You Deserve It Scholarship - $1000 - 1 award (Deadline:  February 15, 2016)
You must be a resident of any of the 50 United States
You must be 16 years of age or older
You must either be enrolled now, or will be enrolled in a qualified high school, college or university within the USA.  Go to

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