Monthly Archives: October 2010

Fun fact (ok, not really)!

Did you know that 70% of students who enter a community college with the intent to transfer or earn an A.A. degree drop out?  Furthermore, the transfer rate of Hispanic students to four-year universities is only 22%.

 

Read all about it here:

http://www.latimes.com/news/local/la-me-1020-community-colleges-20101020,0,6320186.story

 

 

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Scholarship Extravaganza!

Hi Everybody,

Below, you will find links to numerous scholarships. There may be a perfect match for you, so check them out!

Holocaust Remembrance Scholarships: http://holocaust.hklaw.com/

Ayn Rand Essay Scholarships: http://www.aynrand.org/contests/

Brand Essay Competition: http://www.instituteforbrandleadership.org/IBLEssayContest-2002Rules.htm

Gates Millennium Scholarships (major): http://www.gmsp.org/

Xerox Scholarships for Students: http://www.xeroxstudentcareers.com/why-xerox/scholarship.aspx

Saul T. Wilson Scholarships (Veterinary): http://www.aphis.usda.gov/publications/animal_health/content/printable_version/saultwilson.pdf

Thurgood Marshall Scholarship Fund: http://www.thurgoodmarshallfund.net/v1/

FinAid: The Smart Students Guide to Financial Aid scholarships: http://www.finaid.org/

Presidential Freedom Scholarships: http://www.nationalservice.org/scholarships/

Microsoft Scholarship Program: http://www.microsoft.com/college/scholarships/minority.asp

William Randolph Hearst Endowed Scholarship for Minority Students: http://www.apsanet.org/PS/grants/aspen3.cfm

College Board Scholarship Search: http://cbweb10p.collegeboard.org/fundfinder/html/fundfind01.html

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