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20
Oct
Coca Cola Scholarships

When looking for scholarships, who would have thought to look at funding through a much loved soft-drink company?! Well, it is time to consider applying for scholarships through Coca-Cola! Soft drink mega-giant Coca-Cola has offered scholarships through their Coca-Cola Scholars program for over 25 years. You may be wondering who is best suited to win these Coca-Cola [&he

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Tags: scholarships by brand,
20
Oct
Ron Brown Scholarships

The Ron Brown Scholar Fund provides students awards of $40,000 over a period of four years ($10,000 year). Scholarship recipients are permitted to use their Ron Brown scholarship at any college or university within the United States. In addition to financial support, the Ron Brown scholarship also provides students with another form of support in order […]

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Tags: scholarships by race,
20
Oct
Scholarships for Lefties

As a student, did you ever struggle with getting stuck with a right handed desk? Or perhaps not having scissors for left-handed folks? Well, your left-handedness just may help you land some cash to pay for college. The MCRA Foundation Left Handed Scholarship Award also provides left-handed students with the opportunity to get some cash for school. […]

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Tags: scholarships by trait,
20
Oct
Engineering Students Scholarships

Scholarships for engineering students may seem few and far between. However, there are in fact many scholarships out there for students in this field. Additionally, students who are engineering majors who are also part of an underrepresented group (such as women or minority groups) are even more likely to find a grant that matches their financial needs. […]

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Tags: scholarships by major,
20
Oct
Law School Scholarships

Making the decision to attend Law school can be both rewarding and scary. Often students worry about the large course load and the financial cost of attending law programs. What law students may not realize is that there are various scholarship opportunities for them. Below is a short list of the many opportunities available for students who […]

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Tags: scholarships by major,
20
Oct
Texas Scholarships

Students in the Lone Star state have many scholarship options that were created just for students with ties to Texas. In addition to looking for funding through your college or university, Texas students should also consider the following scholarships as a means to fund their education: Dixie Boys Baseball Bernie Varnadore Scholarship Program provides eleven scho

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Tags: scholarships by state,
20
Oct
Scholarships for Black Women

In an effort to increase the number of black women who attend college, many funding agencies are opening their purses to funnel money into making education more affordable for this population. This can be a great advantage for African American women seeking to fund their education. Below is a list of some of the main scholarships that black women […]

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Tags: scholarships by gender, scholarships by race,
20
Oct
Master’s Degree Scholarships

Locating funding for terminal Master’s programs can sometimes be tricky. Students may run into the problem of locating scholarships that cater to only undergraduate students or that are only offered to students pursuing a doctoral degree. But fear not as there are actually many scholarships that were created with Master’s students in mind. First of all, some [&hellip

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Tags: miscellaneous scholarships,
20
Oct
Full Ride Scholarships for 2019

The most highly sought after scholarships are the full ride opportunities. Reserved for students who meet a high standard of requirement, full-tuition scholarships are typically provided through post-secondary institutions or sometimes through state and city funding. For the students lucky enough to secure a full-ride, they receive full funding from their very fi

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Tags: miscellaneous scholarships,
19
Oct
7 Ways to Spend Less This Halloween

As Halloween approaches, you may be looking for ways to spend less. If you aren’t properly prepared for Halloween, the holiday can end up costing you more money than you would like it to. If you are on a tight budget or you simply don’t want to dump a bunch of money into the festivities, […]

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