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Michigan Governor Signs $250 Million Bill to Establish College Scholarship Program

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer (D) signed bipartisan legislation for a $250 million state-funded scholarship program, one of the state’s most significant investments in financial...

Loyola University Chicago Alum Donates $100 Million to Fund Scholarships for...

This week, Loyola University Chicago (LUC) received a $100 million donation, the largest individual gift in the school’s history, to fund scholarships and other...

D.C. Council Proposes College Funding for Undocumented Students

Several Washington D.C. Council members recently proposed a new bill to allocate college funding for undocumented high school students in the district. If passed, the...

Dominion Energy Pledges $35 Million to HBCUs and Underrepresented Students

In July, Dominion Energy pledged to give $35 million to 11 historically Black colleges and universities (HBCUs) in Virginia, Ohio, North Carolina, and South...

Announcing the Winners of the INSIGHT Into Diversity Study Abroad Scholarship...

INSIGHT Into Diversity is proud to announce the 2020 winners of the INSIGHT Into Diversity Study Abroad Scholarship for Underrepresented Students. Majesty Drumwright, Melissa...

University of Arizona to Offer Free Tuition for Future Primary Care...

Starting in spring 2020, University of Arizona (UA) College of Medicine in Tucson and Phoenix will offer free tuition to students who pledge to...

Scholarships or Endowments? Experts Weigh the Benefits of Where to Donate

Billionaire investor Robert F. Smith sparked headlines earlier this year when he promised to pay the tuition of every 2019 Morehouse College graduate. The...

Thousands of Students Abruptly Left Without Funding as Alaska Cancels Scholarships

Approximately 2,500 students at the University of Alaska (UA) have been abruptly left without thousands of dollars in individual scholarships less than two months...

LGBTQ Pride Month Scholarships

LGBTQ students face more financial difficulties than their straight and cisgender peers. Reasons may include lack of familial support, fear of being discriminated against...