Information for local scholarships, other opportunities:

Local scholarship applications need to be turned in to Counselor Renee McDermott. For more information, please contact her at 270-665-8400, ext. 2503, or email
A description of local scholarships may be downloaded at right. Most local scholarships require a specific application form, which also may be found at right.

Links to other scholarships also may be found at right.
Counselor's Corner
ACT information

ACT : All testing is done in the BMHS cafeteria. Students should be here no later than 7:45 a.m. and plan to stay until 11:30 a.m.-12 p.m. Dates are as follows:

Oct. 22, 2016 (registration deadline Sept. 16; late fee: Sept. 17-30)
Dec. 10 (registration deadline Nov. 4; late fee: Nov. 5-18)
Feb. 11, 2017 (registration deadline Jan. 13; late fee: Jan. 14-20)
April 8 (registration deadline March 3; late fee: March 4-17)
June 10 (registration deadline May 5; late fee: May 6-19)
For ACT, Compass, WorkKeys, and ASVAB information and practice, please visit the College and Career Readiness link found to the left.
College Assistance Programs
Federal Student Aid Resources Sampling
Resources for Parents and Students
Federal Student Aid: Information You Need Online
Links to various college preparedness tools.
Transcript Request
Please follow the link below to create an account to request a transcript to be sent to the school of your choice. Please follow up with Mrs. McDermott to confirm that she has received the Parchment request.
Order Credentials from Parchment
Statewide Opportunities
Information for Parents
Murray State Counseling and Assessment Center
Affordable psychoeducational consultation, evaluation and counseling services.
Centerstone Family Services
Mental/Emotional health counseling Guardianship services Community inclusion programs for individuals with developmental and intellectual disabilities
Behavioral Health & Substance Abuse Services
A list of services and referral form can be found at
Kids Recovery - A treatment program offered to Kentucky kids struggling with substance abuse disorders.  Contact information:
Necco Office
Phone:  270-898-1293
Local Scholarships
BMHS Local Scholarships descriptions
This is a list of local scholarships and their requirements. (Updated 2/29/16.)
BMHS Local Scholarship Application (MS Word form)
Please use this application for all local scholarships unless otherwise specified. This version is a form that can be completed online and printed.
BMHS Local Scholarship Application (PDF)
This is a PDF version of the form above.
Other Scholarship Opportunities
Other Guidance Links
View text-based website