Thank you for your interest in the BGCTX New Horizons Scholarship. The BGCTX New Horizons Scholarship is designed to assist a student in the Central Texas area seeking certifications to begin a career in an IT position. The selected recipient will complete the New Horizons’ Computer Networking & Security 2-month program onsite at the Killeen New Horizons Computer Learning Center.
A description of the New Horizons Computer Networking & Security program can be found at:https://goo.gl/nJDqDT
- Must commit to completing the 40 Day Program at New Horizons Learning Center in Killeen, TX
- Must be planning to pursue employment in an IT position following completion of program
- Graduating from a school served by the Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Texas
Applications Must Include
- Completed Application
- Copy of Current High School Transcript or College Transcript
- 2 Letters of Recommendation- (Teacher, Professor, Counselor, Principal, Pastor or Employer)
Completion of New Horizons Online Placement Test
- Create an account. Choose KILLEEN as your city.
- Your goal is to answer as many as you can correctly.
- The placement test MUST be completed by March 1st or your application will not be complete. Your score will go directly to New Horizons.
- A practice test can be found at: https://goo.gl/9YfFcP
- Scholarship covers the complete cost of the Computer Network & Security 40 Day program ($7500)
- Applications for the Spring 2021 award period must be received by March 14, 2021.
- Scholarship Application must include all required documents to be considered complete