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    Scholarship Opportunities

    Beauty & Wellness Scholarship for Women: Scholarship award is $1,000 plus an organic beauty basket. Deadlines June 30, 2021 and September 30, 2021. To apply: https://www.skincareox.com/scholarship/

    Mary J. Szczepanski "Never Give Up" MS Scholarship Foundation This national high school scholarship program was established in 2000 and created to remember Mary J. Szczepanski's mom, who fought MS for 38 years. Seniors must collect pledges (a minimum of $500) for MS to be considered for a scholarship of $1,000. More information and pledge forms can be found on the Mary J. Szczepanski website.

    Impact Program (Formerly Power of You) Two-year tuition-free program at Century College, household income needs to be under $75,000, apply to Century College and The Impact Program then take the Accuplacer. Email impact@centurycollege.org or call 651-773-1793 if you have any questions.

     

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    Search the following online sources for more opportunities:

    • FastAid Fastweb has information regarding how to apply for scholarships, basic information on what financial aid consists of, and includes links to several sites on college entrance and scholarship searches. The user may do a custom search and is able to select specific scholarships from the initial search and save them.
    • Guaranteed Scholarships This site lists scholarships awarded by the specific school to students who qualify. These scholarships require no essays, interviews or competition.
    • RaiseMe is a social enterprise focused on expanding access to higher education, especially among low-income and first-generation students. Please check with the colleges you are debating between about how this platform works with their financial aid package.
     
     
    Remember to look for scholarship opportunities through your (or your parents') employers, civic organizations, clubs, and churches.

     

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