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How to Earn Academic Scholarships

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You’ve rocked your classes, nailed your test scores, and rounded it all out with a great combination of extracurricular activities. Well done. You’ve excelled as a student and you plan to do the same in college. Since you’re obviously pretty sharp, we won’t waste your time explaining why an academic scholarship or merit scholarship would…

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Facebook Journalism Project Scholarship Awards $10,000 to College Juniors, Seniors and Grad Students

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The Facebook Journalism Project is committed to supporting quality journalism that strengthens and connects communities. They have partnered with some of the leading journalism organizations in the country, including NLGJA, to establish The Facebook Journalism Project Scholarship program for students who aspire to pursue a career in journalism and media. For the 2019-2020 school year,…

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Win $5,000 with CIC/Anna Chennault Scholarship

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The Asian American Journalists Association’s (AAJA) Anna Chennault Scholarships offers $5,000 to high school seniors and enrolled college students. The $5,000 will go towards the student’s college education. The AAJA’s scholarship policy requires that funds be disbursed directly to the student’s financial institution or student loan provider. Please only apply if student’s tuition costs or student…

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NAACP ACT-SO Competition Offers Variety of Categories for HS Students

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High school students in grades 9 – 12 have the opportunity to learn more about the NAACP ACT-SO competition on February 10, 2019 from 2 – 4 PM at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, 3901 W. Adams Blvd, Los Angeles. Interested students should RSVP to totalpraise88@yahoo.com. ACT-SO (Afro-Academic, Cultural, Technological and Scientific Olympics) offers students the…

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Women’s Western Golf Foundation Offers $8,000 Golf Scholarship

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Fore! High school seniors can take a swing at an $8,000 golf scholarship, skill or excellence not a criterion. The Women’s Western Golf Foundation Scholarship is available to female high school seniors who plan to enter college in the fall. To be eligible for this golf scholarship you must be involved in golf, be a U.S. citizen,…

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Lagrant Foundation Scholarship Accepting Applications

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The hustle for scholarship money doesn’t end with an acceptance letter. Scholarships are available throughout a student’s college career. The Lagrant Foundation Scholarship awards (20) $5,000 scholarships to full-time minority graduate students and (20) $2500 scholarships to undergraduate students who are majoring in public relations, marketing, or advertising. The deadline to apply is 2/27/15. Undergraduate students…

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PG&E Offers a Variety of Scholarships for High School Seniors

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PG&E Employee Resource Groups (ERG) offer a variety of scholarship opportunities ranging from $1,000 – $6,000 for those pursuing higher education. These scholarships are funded primarily by donations from PG&E employees and retirees, and a matching gift by PG&E. Each ERG awards scholarships to students who have shown commitment to specific communities or causes. While all…

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Earn $10,000 for College Through The Nordstrom Scholarship

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Nordstrom will award $10,000 scholarships to 80 U.S. and Puerto Rican high school and 10 Canadian secondary school students to help them achieve their dreams of going to a four-year university. The Nordstrom Scholarship recognizes outstanding students across the U.S., Puerto Rico and Canada for their exceptional scholastic achievement and community involvement. The $10,000 Nordstrom Scholarship…

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ExxonMobil Awards $5,000 STEM Scholarships

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The ExxonMobil Bernard Harris Math and Science Scholarships were established to encourage minority students to pursue college degrees and careers in science, technology, engineering and math. The scholarship program was created in 2010 by Dr. Bernard Harris, a former astronaut, physician and businessman, and ExxonMobil to increase the number of underrepresented students pursuing careers in…

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Whitney M. Young, Jr. Memorial Scholarship Awards $3,500 to NYC HS Seniors

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The Urban League has several scholarships available including the Whitney M. Young, Jr. Memorial Scholarship. It awards $3,500 and $1,500 to high school seniors in New York. The deadline to apply April 3, 2015. Go here to fill out the application. To be eligible to apply, students should be: A resident of New York City…

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