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5 Scholarships for Law Students

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Those who practice law ensure that society runs smoothly and fairly. It is an incredibly important system that hosts a number of equally important professions. People adept in the writing and presentation skills needed to study law should have the chance to do so; however, sometimes finances hinder people from studying law. After all, law …

5 Poetry Scholarships

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Every student experiences the feeling at least once, staring into the stucco walls of a way-too-brightly lit classroom. They count down the minutes until the clock strikes three P.M., yearning to escape the burden of learning for the day. In 1888, the great poet William Wordsworth encapsulated the feeling of the school bell ringing in …

5 Scholarships for Students in New Jersey

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Known as “the Garden State”, New Jersey is a place full of history. New Jersey was invaluable during both the American and Industrial revolutions. Their state motto is, fittingly, “Liberty and prosperity”. If you live or plan to attend college there, here are a few New Jersey scholarships. Builders League of South Jersey Scholarship Foundation …

5 Scholarships for Students in Minnesota

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Minnesota, also known as the “Land of a Thousand Lakes”, is home to over 50 colleges and universities. It is a state filled with beautiful scenery and booming industry. If you’re a Minnesota resident or plan to attend college there, take a look below at just a few Minnesota scholarships. EMPOWER Scholarships Amount: $1,500 Deadline: April …

Scholarships for Students in Oregon

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When Meriwether Lewis and William Clark set out from St. Louis to explore the vast western portion of the Louisiana Purchase, neither of them knew exactly what they were getting into. Their objective was simply to map the territory and find a route leading to the Pacific Ocean, but their journey crossing to the West …

5 Scholarships for Transfer Students

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Whether the first school wasn’t the correct fit or a student is going from a 2-year to a 4-year college or university, transfers are pretty common in the college world. Look below at a few scholarships that are dedicated to transfer students. Transferring differs from the typical college journey. However, financial aid should still be …

5 Scholarships for Journalism Majors

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We live in a media-driven world. With news instantly at our fingertips the moment something big happens, there has never been a higher demand for journalists. Whether it’s through TV, the radio, print, online blogs, or another medium, journalists deliver the information. Take a look below at some journalism scholarships dedicated to the education of …

6 Scholarships for Students in Colorado

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In 1972, a musician born Henry John Deutschendorf released a popular song celebrating the sublime peaks of his favorite state. It took him nine months to write and honored the inspirational nature of the mountains that dotted his homeland. The narrator tells the story of a man moving to a midwestern state, scaling its mountains, …

5 Scholarships for Students in Alaska

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William Shatner famously would begin every episode of the classic sci-fi series Star Trek with the same monologue, opening with, “Space. The final frontier…” Not so fast, Captain Kirk. Seventeen years before Shatner first donned his Starfleet-issue golden sweater, another land was already called the “Last Frontier:” The state of Alaska, admitted into the union …

6 Scholarships for Students in California

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In 1849, James W. Marshall, a supervisor working on the construction of a sawmill outside of Sacramento, was examining his workers’ excavation of a riverbed the day before when he noticed them. Shiny shards of some glinting material, scattered along the river. Gold. In an instant, ankle-deep in the mud along the banks of a …