Diamond Bar High School

Bulletin Board » COLLEGE/CAREER/SCHOLARSHIP: Information


Attention Junior’s interested in attending Mt. SAC after graduation. This year Mt. SAC is hosting Juniors Day. This is a great opportunity for your Juniors to learn more about going to college, the transfer process, the four systems of higher education, and Mt. SAC in general. Please stop by the Career Center and see Mrs. Romeo to get a permission slip. Space is limited to 40 students, don’t miss this opportunity. (R. Romero)


Career STEAMposium… The Pasadena chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority will host a STEAM symposium on Saturday, May 20th at Pasadena City College from 8:00am-12:00pm. Students will receive resources and information needed to succeed in college and beyond, connect with industry professionals, and attend information workshops. This is a free event! For more information, call 626-807-7444. (GLCs)


Senior Student Athletes…If you have registered with the NCAA Eligibilty Center this message is for you! After April 1st, you must log in to your NCAA Eligibility Center file and finalize the NCAA Amateurism Certification Process. You should have already completed this questionnaire; now you are confirming your responses and signing the final documents. You will not be certified as an eligible NCAA Division I or II student athlete until this process is completed after April 1, 2017. (Patterson)

Internship Opportunity-Class of 2017 Local Business Firm is looking for a year round intern that can work while attending college classes. If you are interested, please see Mr. Patterson or Mrs. Duenas. The Brea branch office of UBS Financial Services is introducing a part-time Internship Associate opportunity. This is a great role for students of any major that are seeking exposure to a professional organization with strong brand equity within the financial services industry y. Internship Associates at UBS support our Financial Advisors of varying calibers and the responsibilities may include client service, office administration and analytical support. Candidate must be a current student that can demonstrate a driven highly-aspired professional attitude, well-practiced communication skills with high net worth clients, and a willingness to commit to a set part-time schedule. Minimum level of intermediate Microsoft Excel and Word skills are required. Official transcript is required upon on-boarding. Applicants must include expected date of graduation. Minimum of 3.0 of GPA is preferred. This position is paid at the starting rate of $11.00 per hour and benefits are not included. This specific opportunity requires dedicated 19 hours per week, within the office hours of 6:30a and 4:30p during weekdays. (Patterson/Duenas)

·         The Nancy McMullen Scholarship for the Visual Arts – This $1000 scholarship is awarded by Dedicated to Learning each year to a deserving, graduating senior from Diamond Bar High School who is interested in pursuing an art degree in college.  Pick up an application in Mr. Desmond’s office, but return completed application package either electronically toraymcmulln@aol.com or to Mrs. Taylor in the Guidance Office.  The deadline for receipt of the application is April 30th, 2017.

·         Brahma Boosters Scholarship – This scholarship is open to any senior student of any booster who has fulfilled their booster commitment.  Pick up an application in Mr. Desmond’s office.  Your completed application along with a copy of your academic transcript must be given to Mr. Desmond no later than Friday, May 5th, 2017, 3:00 pm, no exceptions.

·         The Denis Paul Scholarship – This scholarship was established in 2010 in honor of DBHS’ principal from 1998-2010 (and one of our interim principals this year).  The $1000 award is open to any senior who has been a student at DBHS for all four years and exemplifies the principles of community service and academic achievement.  This is another one just for us – Brahmas only!  Pick up an application in Mr. Desmond’s office.  Completed applications along with a copy of your transcript must be submitted to Mr. Desmond no later than Friday, May 5th, 2017, 3:00 pm.

·         Los Angeles Federal Credit Union Scholarship – The LAFCU is offering nine $1000 scholarships to seniors and college students who plan to attend a college or vocational school in the fall.  The application and more information is available athttp://www.lafcu.org/scholarships.html, and the deadline is April 30th, 2017

·         UC Berkeley Balanced Man Scholarship – This is a scholarship offered by UC Berkeley’s Sigma Phi Epsilon Fraternity, and applicants must be males who will be attending UC Berkeley in the fall of 2017.  First off, if that’s you, congratulations on going to Berkeley, and secondly, for more information go to http://berkeleysigep.com/bms/.  “Applications will be evaluated on a rolling basis, and individual interviews will be offered to qualified applicants beginning May 22nd.