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The Barack Obama Scholars Program

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  • The Barack Obama Scholars Program at Occidental College will empower the next generation of leaders in active pursuit of the public good. Honoring the legacy of Occidental's most famous student, this scholarship program will provide a comprehensive experience for exceptional students of all backgrounds who seek the opportunity to create lasting and meaningful change. Obama Scholars will receive a loan-free financial package covering tuition, room, board, books and other expenses, including travel. Applicants who demonstrate outstanding academic achievement and a commitment to the public good will be selected by the admission committee. There is no separate Obama Scholars application. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
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  • 1600 Campus Road
  • Los Angeles , CA 90041

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