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editorial by Alaska’s Lt. Governor

March 24th, 2008 · No Comments

The addition of more scholarship programs for colleges and technical and trade schools has quantifiable benefits, says Sean Parnell:
http://www.alaskajournal.com/stories/032308/hom_20080323014.shtml

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10 new national scholarships from the FMA

March 3rd, 2008 · No Comments

The Fabricators & Manufacturers Association Foundation announced this week 10 new $500 scholarships for students around the country seeking careers in manufacturing.

The “GO-Brennan” Scholarships are tied to FMA’s sponsorship of 16-year-old Florida stock car driver Brennan Palmiter.
Palmiter, a proficient welder, can be seen in YouTube video inviting high school, trade school and college students to [...]

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Ouray, Colorado Scholarship

February 20th, 2008 · No Comments

In Colorado’s, Ouray County, the Fortuna Tierra Club (FTC) is accepting applications for educational scholarships.
The Club, made up of women in the Log Hill Mesa area, has announced its scholarship program for 2008. It’s open to seniors from local Ridgway High School seniors.
FTC will be awarding scholarships ranging from $2,000-3,000 to graduating students, thanks to [...]

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ACTE announces essay contest for this year

February 20th, 2008 · No Comments

The Association for Career and Technical Education (ACTE) announces the fifth annual Cliff Weiss Essay Contest in memory of its former senior director of communications. ACTE sponsors the yearly contest as an opportunity for writing-oriented career and technical education students to strut their stuff. The essay contest is open to all high school or college [...]

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Scholarships available soon, with deadlines for application

February 18th, 2008 · No Comments

The Michigan State Troopers Assistance Fund Scholarship
This scholarship is available for high school seniors who plan to attend college or trade school. Criteria: GPA of 3.25 or higher, completed FAFSA form, an essay outlining accomplishments/community involvement, transcript and complete application. Application must be postmarked on or before: April 1, 2008.
 
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New and recent scholarships

February 7th, 2008 · No Comments

The following are some scholarships future career school students might want to know about:
The American Fire Sprinkler Association (AFSA) is offering ten scholarships of $2,000. Applicants for the scholarship must be enrolled in a trade school or other higher education institute for the fall of 2008. Read more here: http://www.afsascholarship.org/information.htm
Latino students in Tracy, California who [...]

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Chassell Michigan chapter participates in Purple Heart Scholarship program

January 26th, 2008 · No Comments

The Chassell, Michigan chapter of the Military Order of the Purple Heart is offering a $500 Purple Heart Scholarship for Purple Heart recipients or their family members.
While $250,000 in scholarships are given out nationally (every year), this is only the second time that the Chassell chapter has participated.
Anyone who has received a Purple Heart [...]

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Trade school scholarship available for Mt. Pleasant, MD school districts

January 25th, 2008 · No Comments

There’s a new scholarship being offered to high school students in Mt. Pleasant, MD.
The Mount Pleasant Ruritan Club is offering two $1,500-scholarships to students who have been accepted into a trade school, college or any other qualifying post-high school program of study.
There are two awards offered – including one to a 2008 high school [...]

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New Incentive Grant announced for British Columbia and Yukon

January 23rd, 2008 · No Comments

Mr. James Moore, Member of Parliament for Port Moody-Westwood-Port Coquitlam, on behalf of the Canadian Ministry of Human Resources and Social Development, today launched the Apprenticeship Incentive Grant in British Columbia and Yukon, at the British Columbia Institute of Technology (BCIT) in Burnaby.
The Apprenticeship Incentive Grant grants $1,000 cash per year to registered apprentices who [...]

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The Pittsburgh Promise

January 10th, 2008 · No Comments

The Pittsburgh Promise — a plan to give scholarships to students in Pittsburgh Public Schools — in 10 years will double the number of graduates who attend college, district officials predict. This program is administered for the sake of high school and is funded in part by organizations such as the University of Pittsburgh Medical [...]

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