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Win $5k in I, Too, Am the Dream Essay Contest

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I, Too, Am The Dream Essay contest is open to high school seniors in the 2020-21 school year. The contest seeks to engage students in describing dynamic stories that have propelled themselves and others to pursue and achieve their own American Dream. Students will be asked to submit an essay, poem, spoken word, or short…

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Free Sculpture Class For Teens

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Craft Youth Culture is offering Reclaiming the Material World: Reappropriating Objects from the Insignificant to the MonumentalSocial Distance Sculpture Workshop. That’s a mouthful, right? The free classes run on Wednesdays, September 23, 2020 – March 28, 2021, from 4 – 5:30. Artist Alicia Piller will guide students as they explore sculptural design and material connections from…

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Just Media Offers Uprising Fellowship

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Interested and emerging writers between the ages of 18 – 24 interested in social justice can apply to Just Media’s Uprising Fellowship. The program runs through September and offers a $250 stipend. From their site: In this moment, we’re looking to understand how the uprising is shifting local politics—whether that’s electoral races, policy, public opinion,…

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CNN’s Hiring Virtual Interns

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For those students looking to gain experience in television and get paid, check out the job listings for CNN. Warner Bros (parent company) dropped a bunch of opportunities for virtual interns needed for shows such Anderson Cooper 360, Don Lemon, and others. From the Anderson Cooper listing: The Fall 2020 program dates are October 5th…

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Enter Fund Your Future Scholarship and Win $10,000

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Urban Outfitters & Fujifilm have teamed up to award one lucky winner a grand prize of $10,000 with their Fund Your Future scholarship. Students should be 16 years old or older and either be enrolled in a college or university or enrolled no later than the fall of 2022. They will need to answer two…

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Free Online College Courses for High School Students

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LA Trade Tech College, a community college, offers a variety of Saturday classes for students in grades 9th – 12th. Middle school students can attend as well but will need a special admit. The free online classes will run from September 12 – December 19, 2020. Students will be able to take classes in astronomy,…

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Join College Night With Loyola Marymount University via Zoom

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If your student is interested in attending Loyola Marymount, join West Angeles Educational and Enrichment Program (West EEP) on Thursday, August 20th at 7:15 pm. They will host a virtual session with the Assistant Director of Undergraduate Admission at LMU, Charles Mason. He will be available to answer questions and highlight the benefits of attending…

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Scholarships Available for Black Females in Computing

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The United Negro College Fund in partnership with Reboot Representation Tech is offering a $5,000 Black Females Moving Forward in Computing (BFF) scholarship for Black women majoring in computing degree programs. In addition to the monetary support, the scholarship will provide academic support, professional development, and access to mentors. To be eligible, students must be:…

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Jack Kent Cooke Offers $40k Scholarship

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The Cooke College Scholarship Program is available to high-achieving high school seniors with financial need. The maximum award is $40,000. To be eligible, students must: •Graduate from a U.S. high school in spring 2021•Intend to enroll full time in an accredited four-year college beginning in fall 2021•Earn a cumulative unweighted GPA of 3.5 or above•Demonstrate…

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Three Full-Ride College Scholarships

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Win One of These and Graduate Debt Free If awarded one of these scholarships, your student will get a full ride through school. Not bad, right? Especially since the cost of tuition is only increasing. Some schools will offer a full-tuition scholarship, but they are not the same. If a school offers a full-tuition scholarship,…

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