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Monthly Archives: October 2013

Colleges That Do Not Require SAT Scores

SAT/ACT scores are becoming increasingly less important to students who are opting to apply to “Test Optional” colleges and universities. However, a recently released research study, Defining Promise: Optional Standardized Testing Policies in American College and University Admissions, examines the … Continue reading

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Comcast Leaders and Achievers Scholarship

Funded through the Comcast Foundation, this scholarship rewards educational achievements, community service, diversity, and leadership with $1000 college scholarship awards. Be a full-time high school senior currently enrolled at a high school within a Comcast Community or otherwise approved by … Continue reading

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Fast Approaching Deadline: Horatio Alger Scholarship, Deadline October 25, 2013

Horatio Alger Ronald C. Waranch Scholarship Program: Deadline is October 25, 2013.  The Horatio Alger Ronald C. Waranch Scholarship Program provides financial assistance to students in the State of Georgia who have exhibited integrity and perseverance in overcoming personal adversity … Continue reading

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Coca-Cola Scholars

The Coca-Cola Scholars Program Scholarship The Coca-Cola Scholars Program Scholarship is an achievement-based scholarship awarded to graduating high school seniors. Students are recognized for their capacity to lead and serve, as well as their commitment to making a significant impact … Continue reading

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Universal Common Application

Many students, parents, and educators have expressed frustration regarding technical issues with the Common Application, the lack of technical support, and the confusion being experienced by students and recommenders. In part, due to such problems with the Common Application, many … Continue reading

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Early Admissions Cycles

Most colleges offer students a variety of opportunities to apply for admission. The purpose of this posting is to assist students and parents in better understanding the early admissions cycles and any advantages students might realize by choosing an early … Continue reading

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