AOF Students Making News
Congratulations to AOF seniors
Jordan Foreman and Layla Ingalls
for being selected as
Northeast Exchange Club's
Youth of the YEAR!
Jordan and Layla will now compete at a district level for additional awards, recognition and scholarships.
We are so proud of you!
Bright Futures Update
We know many of you have questions regarding your Bright Futures eligibility. Following is the latest information we have received. Updates will be shared as they become available.
A message from our Bright Futures contact from the Florida Office of Student Financial Aid (OSFA)
Regarding the current situation and the impact on students with respect to the Bright Futures Scholarship, all initial eligibility requirements are being evaluated to see what can be done to provide more flexibility for students and parents. The department is working on a solution at this time. Once a decision has been made, official notification will be sent.
NAF Scholarship Opportunities for Seniors (Class of 2020)
Through the generosity of sponsors, the following scholarship opportunities are available to high school seniors who have participated in Junior Achievement programs during 6-12th grade in the Tampa Bay community and plan on attending post-secondary education in Florida.
- participated in Junior Achievement programs between 6-12th grade*
- obtain a high school diploma or GED
- intentions to attend a post-secondary institution in the state of Florida (College OR Vocational)
- submit proof of SAT or ACT scores
- minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5
- completed application essay
- one letter of recommendation from JA Consultant, teacher, principal, employer, or counselor
(*Sexton Teen Teaching, JA Finance Park, JA Classroom programs: Financial Literacy unit, etc. If you're AOF, you're JA!)
Deadline: April 30
Scholarship Amounts: $1,000-$5,500
Details: Click Here
Achieva Scholarship - Deadline Extended!
The deadline to apply for Achieva's scholarships has been extended to April 24!
Eligibility Overview: Graduating senior or currently enrolled in college or trade school.
Opportunities: Eight $2,000 scholarships, plus Four $2,500 scholarships for candidates committed to majoring in Education.
Deadline: April 24
Details: Click Here
Free Scholarship Search Engine for ALL students (not just seniors!)
FastWeb! allows you to target your scholarship, internship, financial aid and college searches to your individual skill sets and circumstances.
Interested in the fast-growing, well-paying field of Health Administration?
Explore the many career options and apply for scholarships specifically focused on Health Administration degrees, thanks to Discover Health Admin.
Northeast Exchange Club Youth of the Month
AwardAOF Seniors are eligible for this monthly honor, which can lead to a SCHOLARSHIP.If you have not won this honor, continue to apply each month!
At the conclusion of the school year, all monthly winners will have an opportunity to apply for the Youth of the Year Award. The winner is presented with a personalized certificate and a scholarship. In addition, the winner will have an opportunity to compete for additional scholarship awards at the district, state and national levels. See Mr Reckenwald for details.
Viking Video Information
Here's what AOF Juniors have been up to...
Some of our juniors work in the Viking Insurance Agency for real-world experience.
Some of our juniors work in the Viking Achieva Credit Union for real-world experience.
Juniors working in the Viking Credit Union Branch created, scripted, cast and directed in our annual Achieva marketing video as part of the Financial Internship curriculum. Videography and editing was done by the NEHI AOIT students under the guidance of their teacher Ms. Badell. MANY THANKS to the participants and especially AOIT for helping us complete this project!
Click the link to check it out: