College tuition has dramatically increased during the last few decades, leaving many students wary of investing in higher education.
Tuition and fees vary based on the type of school, with the average public in-state college costing $10,338 while private colleges cost an average of $38,185. These high prices have left 45 million Americans with student debt, collectively owing $1.7 trillion.
This scholarship aims to support high school and undergraduate students so they can feel confident about affording the college of their dreams.
Any committed and hardworking high school or undergraduate student may apply for this scholarship.
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The application deadline is Mar 2, 2022. Winners will be announced on Mar 31, 2022.
The scholarship award is $500.
The winner will be publicly announced on Mar 31, 2022. Prior to the announcement date, we may contact finalists with additional questions about their application. We will work with donors to review all applications according to the scholarship criteria. Winners will be chosen based on the merit of their application.
We will send the award check to the financial aid office of the winner’s academic institution or future academic institution in their name, and in the name of their institution (depending on the school’s requirements). If the student's academic institution does not have a financial aid office, the student will receive the funding directly.
Before we award the scholarship, the winner will be required to verify their academic enrollment status by providing a copy of their most recent transcript.
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