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School Counseling

Welcome!

Welcome to the School Counseling program at Bishop Guertin High School. This page of the website will give you information regarding our program in a quick and easy manner. Below you will find links to our overall program, Family Connection, college admission information, scholarships and general school counseling announcements. Please visit this site often as we use this as our main source of information for students and parents.

We welcome you to this page and look forward to our work together.

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  • Scholarships for the Class of 2020

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  • NEW! Scholarships for 2019

    Reedsy Creative Writing Scholarship
    We are pleased to announce the inaugural Reedsy Creative Writing Scholarship, a biannual award for writers and novelists in further education. As the world’s leading marketplace of book publishing talent, Reedsy is passionate about nurturing the next generation of fiction authors. We have designed this scholarship to award a student whose writing displays a clear and unique voice with the potential to thrive in the competitive literary landscape. Awarded twice a year, successful candidates will receive $1,000 towards educational expenses and be eligible for further sponsorship from Reedsy while they develop as a writer.
    Deadline: Spring semester scholarship, applications must be received by February 21, 2019, September 21, 2019 is the deadline for the Fall semester scholarship.
    For more information, please visit https://blog.reedsy.com/scholarship/

  • College Planning Resources

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  • Naval Education Programs/Navy ROTC Scholarships

    The Navy has many programs designed to meet an individuals goals for future life. Below are a few:
    1. NAVY ROTC: A scholarship program that offers high school students the opportunity to enter a 4 year college and graduate, in a degree field of their choice, as a Naval Officer.  The scholarship is worth up to $180,000 and can be applied to over 160 Colleges and Universities nationwide that have the NROTC  program.  Juniors can apply for the scholarship beginning in April of their junior year and seniors can apply as well.  For more information visit the web site at www.nrotc.navy.mil and you can contact  Scott Bingham, NRD New England NROTC Coordinator at 617-753-3993 or email at Scott.M.Bingham@navy.mil
    2. There are many opportunities to join the Navy as a Commissioned Officer. In order to apply for Officer Programs; you must have at least a qualifying Bachelor’s degree, depending on the program. The Navy also offers various scholarships for eligible applicants who are finishing their degree. For more information on all officer Programs, call LCDR Jonathan Costello at NRD New England at (518-390-4156).
    3. The Navy has many stem related occupations for Sailors. One of the best is the Naval Nuclear Power Program. We offer speakers on the Nuclear Power Program, and one of them is Stephen Evans.   He has 9 years of experience in the Naval Nuclear Power Program. Including 18 months of training and four years onboard  the USS Nimitz (a nuclear powered, aircraft carrier). He is available to speak to small classes and large groups about nuclear energy. This presentation includes a description about where the energy from nuclear power comes from, how we use it for electricity and propulsion, and radiation effects/equivalents. This type of presentation is best suited for high level chemistry/physics classes. If you would be interested in scheduling a presentation please contact Stephen Evans at 617-753-3991 or e-mail (stephen.d.evans@navy.mil).
    4. The following Web links are for Navy Recruiting District New England  (www.facebook.com/NRDNewEngland ), and (www.cnrc.navy.mil/newengland). General information about all programs the Navy offers can be found at www.navy.com
  • New Hampshire Job Corps Center

    Job Corps is a career training facility, as well as an educational program for students 16-24 years old. Nationwide, there are 125 centers that provide training in various trades such as medical, construction, machining, security, electrical, culinary, hospitality, and many more. 

    Job Corps provides students with the training and education they need to succeed in their trade, and the program is 100% free! Students can reside on campus, or they may choose to commute, if local. 
    • Hands on career training
    • Tuition free
    • Housing, meals, and basic medical care provided at NO COST
    • Industry-recognized credentials
    • Community College classes and partnerships
    • Workplace experience with employers in all industries
    • Community Service projects that provide additional training opportunities
    • Networking and professional development opportunities
    • Advanced training programs in industries like health care and information technology
    • Results: Job Corps graduates either enter the workforce, go on to higher education or apprenticeship training, or are accepted into the military
    recruiting.jobcorps.gov or call 1-800-733-JOBS (5627)
    mifuturo.jobcorps.gov (espanol) or
  • Scholarship and Financial Aid Search

    Search for scholarship and financial aid information from thousands of resources. Click here for more information: Scholarship and Financial Aid 

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    The GoodCall Scholarship Search Engine is now recommended by over 1,000 major U.S. colleges and universities. School counselors send their students to GoodCall because we’re 100% free and don’t require students to divulge their personal information to view all of our scholarship listings. Each scholarship on our website is ranked on competition level and the difficulty to apply, a favorite feature for students who want to spend their scholarship application time wisely. Please visit http://www.goodcall.com/scholarships/ for additional scholarship information. 

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  • Steps to Filling Out the FAFSA® Form



    Need to fill out the 2018–19 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA®) form but don’t know where to start?
    If you are the parent read, The Parent’s Guide to Filling Out the FAFSA Form. Ready to fill out the FAFSA form? Make sure you avoid these 12 common FAFSA mistakes.

School Counseling

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  • Photo of Brenda Poznanski

    Mrs. Brenda Poznanski 

    Director of School Counseling and Admission
    (603) 889-4107x4327
  • Photo of Deborah Bedard

    Mrs. Deborah Bedard 

    Admin Asst. School Counseling Services
    (603) 889-4107x4327
  • Photo of Lisa Futrell

    Mrs. Lisa Futrell 

    School Counselor
    603-889-4107x4327
  • Photo of Dylan Mullin

    Mr. Dylan Mullin 

    School Counselor
    (603) 889-4107x4327
  • Photo of Ron Noel

    Mr. Ron Noel 

    School Counselor
    603-889-4107x4327
Bishop Guertin High School
194 Lund Road Nashua, NH 03060
Phone: (603) 889-4107
Bishop Guertin High School is a private, Catholic, coeducational, college-preparatory day school for grades 9-12, located in Nashua, NH.