Wildcat Weekly
Feb. 19, 2019
Campus life
The Student Life Center is hosting a weight lifting contest Saturday, March 2 for faculty, staff and students. There are individual events and one team competition. Registration ends Feb. 22.
For the month of February, Student Support Services and Upward Bound are highlighting students who have been in these two programs in the "Wildcat Weekly" to showcase their talents.
Events
Tuesday, Feb. 19 from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., Tech Center 123
SGA Meeting
Tuesday, Feb. 19 at 8:30 p.m., CCCR
Wednesday, Feb. 20 from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., Tech Center 123
ACM Club
Wednesday, Feb. 20 at 5:30 p.m., Tech Center 167
Alpha Eta Rho
Wednesday, Feb. 20 at 7:30 p.m., Tech Center 118
AAAE Meeting
Thursday, Feb. 21 at 4:30 p.m., Tech Center 166
UAS Club
Thursday, Feb. 21 at 6:30 p.m., UAS Building
Sophomore Day
Friday, Feb. 22 from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., SLC
Fruity Friday/Ask the Administrator
Friday, Feb. 22 from 9 to 11 a.m., Tech Ctr Lobby
Entrepreneur Club
Friday, Feb. 22 at 3:30 p.m., Library Conference Room
Matter O' Fact Monday Meeting (Faculty & Staff)
Monday, Feb. 25 at 3:30 p.m., CCCR
Aerospace Maintenance Professionals Club
Monday, Feb. 25 at 5:30 p.m., Aviation Maintenance Hangar
Scholarship opportunities
All K-State Polytechnic Students
The Blue Key Honor Society of K-State is offering a variety of scholarships to K-State students. Deadline: March 8, 2019.  Apply Here
Aviation Students
The American Association of Airport Executives Foundation is offering a number of students in aviation-related curriculum. Deadline: February 28, 2019 Apply Here
The Wichita Aero Club is offering two scholarships to aviation students. We have had K-State Polytechnic students receive these scholarships in the past. Deadline: March 8, 2019 Apply Here
The Richard L. Taylor Flight Training scholarship is a $1500 award to professional pilot students with a 3.0 or higher GPA. Must have your private pilot license. Deadline: March 29, 2019 Apply Here
Engineering Students
The National Society of Professional Engineers is offering a number of scholarships to engineering students. Deadline: March 1, 2019 Apply Here
The Raymond Alvine Memorial Scholarship is a $5,000 scholarship to students majoring in mechanical or electrical engineering. Must have a 3.0 or higher GPA and be enrolled full time. Deadline: March 31, 2019 Apply Here
Employee Tuition Assistance
Some K-State employees may be eligible for employee tuition assistance. Up to 3 credit hours of tuition a semester is possible. Must be a full-time (0.9 FTE or above), benefits-eligible position. For more information, visit http://www.k-state.edu/sfa/manage/forms/eta1.pdf .
Dependent/Spouse Grant
Dependents and spouses of full-time (0.9 FTE or above), benefits eligible, regular appointment employees may qualify for the dependent/spouse grant – up to 7 hours for full-time, undergraduate dependents and 3 hours for spouses and graduate dependents. For more information, visit http://www.k-state.edu/sfa/manage/forms/dsg1.pdf.
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