Gouverneur High School


Senior Survey

Google Forms Senior Survey

The Family Connection


Career Information

http://mygpsforsuccess.com/ GPS for Success is a new multi-platform website that students and adults can use to learn about career opportunities, income potential, and education/training requirements. The website features 16 "career clusters" that have been identified nationally and regionally as experiencing a shortage of skilled workers entering the workforce. GPS for Success was developed by WPBS-DT, Watertown Public Media, and presented by the Northern New York Community Foundation in collaboration with the Jefferson/Lewis & St. Lawrence/Lewis BOCES.

https://labor.ny.gov/youth/ The Youth Portal links youth ages 14 to 24 to resources that help them explore for the future and prepare for careers. The Youth Portal has information ranging from getting working papers to preparing for a job interview. The Youth Portal also has information and resources for parents to help guide their children through careers starting with elementary school to helping their children manage their career choices.

Scholarship Opportunities

The Excelsior Scholarship

Student must be a resident of NYS and have resided in NYS for 12 continuous months prior to the beginning of the term and have a combined federal adjusted gross income of $110,000 or less. See scholarship link for additional requirements and deadline information.
Apply online at: https://www.hesc.ny.gov/excelsior/
Amount: up to $5,500
Deadline: July 23, 2018

Northern New York Community Foundation Evergreen STEM Scholarship

For juniors in St. Lawrence County wishing to pursue a STEM-related major. www.nnycf.org
10 - $3000 awards

STEM Initiative Scholarship

Interested in Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics major in college and in the top 10% of your class. Check out this great scholarship!
STEM Incentive Program

Service Related Scholarships

Clarkson Army ROTC

Clarkson Army ROTC For more information contact Scott Toth, Enrollment Office, Clarkson University Army ROTC at or call (315) 265-2180

ARMY ROTC Focus On Your Studies, Not How You'll Pay For Them.

The Army ROTC scholarship application in now available online. High School Juniors considering college and military service may start the application now. Tuition, fees, books and stipend are all part of the scholarship.
One goal of the ROTC program is to produce military officers.
ARMY ROTC Information


FASNY Logo Firemen's Association of the State of New York Higher Education Learning Plan is a tuition reimbursement program for students attending community colleges up to 80 credit hours. Courses in any area can be taken. Student volunteers are eligible to have up to 100% of their tuition paid to them in exchange for fulfilling specific requirements with a volunteer fire department. This incentive is being offered to help address a shortage of members with New York Volunteer Fire Departments. For more information on how to take advantage of this exciting opportunity go to www.fasny.com.


With high costs of attending college, more and more students are considering Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC) programs to help pay for college. ROTC is a college program offered at over 1,700 colleges and universities across the United States. ROTC prepares young adults to become officers in the U.S. military. In exchange for a paid college education and a guaranteed post-college career, cadets commit to serve in the military after graduation. As detailed below, each service branch has its own take on ROTC and ROTC scholarships. The Coast Guard does not have ROTC program.
Air Force ROTC Scholarships
Army ROTC Scholarships
Navy ROTC Scholarships
Marine Corps Option Navy ROTC Scholarship