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  • $1,000 College JumpStart Scholarship
    Application Deadline: October 17
    The College JumpStart Scholarship is an annual, merit-based competition that is open to 10th, 11th and 12th graders and college students and non-traditional students. Applicants must be high school sophomores, juniors or seniors or adult students. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website. ...

  • Patrick Dwyer Scholarship
    Application Deadline: November 30
    We are glad to announce that Patrick Dwyer has come up with an exciting Scholarship of $1000 for school and college students to help them in their career. Applicants will be required to answer a simple question and the winner will be awarded $1000 Scholarship towards higher education. To be...
  • Students of the Year
    Application Deadline: October 27
    Every dollar raised counts as one vote. The candidates/teams who raise the most money at the end of the 7 week competition earn the title Student(s) of the Year. For motivated high school students, this program ensures they stand out among their peers when engaging with colleges and/or future employers....
  • Writers' Square Scholarship Program
    Application Deadline: September 30
    Through Writers' Square, Hakka Foundation holds two contests (English language and Chinese language) per year, and each contest has three sessions. During each session, approved contest essays will be posted on the website. Anyone can vote for essays they like by clicking +1 on the post. The Writers' Square writing...
  • Horatio Alger National Scholarship
    Application Deadline: October 25
    The Horatio Alger Association seeks to assist students who have demonstrated integrity, perseverance in overcoming adversity, strength of character, financial need, a good academic record, commitment to pursue a college education, and a desire to contribute to society. Applicants must be enrolled full-time as a high school senior and demonstrate...
  • Stephen J. Brady Stop Hunger Scholarships
    Application Deadline: December 5
    The Stephen J. Brady Stop Hunger Scholarships recognize and reward students who have made a significant impact in the fight against hunger in the United States. Winners receive a $5,000 scholarship plus a $5,000 grant for their charity of choice. Eligibility: -Must be enrolled in an accredited educational institution (kindergarten through...
  • Coca-Cola Scholars Program Scholarship
    Application Deadline: October 31
    The Coca-Cola Scholars Program Scholarship is an achievement-based scholarship awarded to graduating high school seniors. Students are recognized for their capacity to lead and serve, as well as their commitment to making a significant impact on their schools and communities. Applicants must be current high school/home-schooled seniors attending school in...
  • VFW Voice of Democracy Competition
    Application Deadline: October 31
    The VFW established the Voice of Democracy program (VOD) in 1947 to provide students grades 9-12 the opportunity to express themselves in regards to democratic ideas and principles. Prizes and scholarships can be awarded at the Post, District, state and national level. The national first-place winner receives a $30,000 scholarship...
  • CashCourse “My Story” Essay Contest
    Application Deadline: October 31
    Nobody is perfect when it comes to dealing with money. Tell us about a financial learning experience you've had and you could win $2,000 for college, courtesy of the National Endowment for Financial Education! Here’s how to enter: 1. Visit www.cashcourse.org/my-story and complete the official entry form. You will need to create...
  • Wendy's High School Heisman Scholarship
    Application Deadline: October 2
    To achieve eligibility for the Wendy's High School Heisman, students must be seniors during the current academic year, have a cumulative 3.0 GPA or better, and be proven leaders and role models within their school and community. This can be in the form of volunteer programs, school-sponsored activities and clubs....
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Middle Class Students Now Qualify for Full Scholarships at Rice University

September 18, 2018

by Susan Dutca

Photo courtesy of Rice University

Some middle-class families may qualify for free tuition scholarships or grants to attend Rice University under a brand-new financial aid plan. The new initiative, called The Rice Investment, will provide full-tuition scholarships to families with incomes up to $130,000 and tuition cuts for families with incomes up to $200,000. [...]

Colleges Drop Nike over Controversial Kaepernick Ad

September 11, 2018

by Susan Dutca

Nike gear will not be worn by athletes at The College of the Ozarks following the company's latest ads featuring Colin Kaepernick, claiming it would "choose its country over company." According to the college president, "in their new ad campaign, we believe Nike executives are promoting an attitude of division and disrespect toward America." [...]

College Housing Shortage Prompts Request for Professors' Help

September 4, 2018

by Susan Dutca

Hundreds of colleges are short of space for housing students and some are already turning study lounges into dorm rooms, doubles into triples, and triples into quads. Others are being forced to house students in off-campus apartments and hotels and offer discounts to anyone willing to live in a more-remote dorm.

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