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Monthly Archives: January 2012

Discover Law School

On February 16, 2012  from 6:00pm – 8:00pm the five Georgia Law Schools (Atlanta’s John Marshall, Emory University, Georgia State University, Mercer University, and University of Georgia) are joining together to host a DiscoverLaw Program to educate students of all … Continue reading

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FAFSA, Scholarship, and Financial Aid

Teamwork is Key On Sunday, January 29, 2012 I presented a FAFSA, Scholarships, and Financial Aid workshop at Turner Chapel AME Church in Marietta, Georgia. Joining me in the presentation was Tyrone Smith of Pathway Educational Service. Due to the … Continue reading

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U.S. Department of State Internships

The U.S. Department of State’s Fall 2012 Student Internship Program is now accepting applications. Click here (http://careers.state.gov/students/programs) to read more about the Student Internship Program, and to start the Gateway to State online application process. Please note that the deadline … Continue reading

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Chi Gamma Gamma Chapter Scholarship

The Chi Gamma Gamma chapter of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Inc., is accepting applications for the 2012 scholarship award. Scholarship is for a male high school senior, who will graduate in the spring of 2012, who resides in the Cobb County or … Continue reading

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Scholarship Listing

The scholarships listed on this page are updated regularly. All new scholarships will be listed in alphabetical order. Good luck finding the scholarships that are right for you. Abbott & Fenner Business Consultants To apply for this scholarship you will … Continue reading

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Kohl’s Cares Scholarship Progam

Eligibility: Students eligible for nomination for the Kohl’s Cares Scholarship Program must be legal U.S. residents between the ages of 6 and 18. Each Student must be nominated by someone aged 21 years or older. Parents may nominate their own … Continue reading

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Buick Achiever’s Scholarship Program

The Buick Achievers Scholarship Program and access to the online application are available at www.buickachievers.com. Awards of up to $25,000 per year will be awarded to 100 students and 1,000 students will receive $2,000 one-time awards. Eligibility Criteria: High school … Continue reading

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College Planning Seminar

College planning is a knowledge intensive process, full of hurdles, confusion, and overwhelming, as thousands of high school seniors recently discovered. This workshop simplifies the process and provides a comprehensive, easy-to-follow set of strategies that can be specifically tailored to … Continue reading

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Regions Bank Black History Month Contest

In honor of Black History Month, Regions bank is offering the Regions Riding Forward Scholarship Essay Contest. Twenty-five $5,000 scholarships will be awarded to high school seniors in Regions’ banking areas who will attend college this year. To enter, write … Continue reading

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Complete Your FAFSA by the Deadline!

All high school seniors who are planning to enter college in the fall will need to complete the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) before they can be considered for financial aid. Many colleges have a deadline of February … Continue reading

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