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Alvin Cox Memorial Scholarship is given in the memory of Alvin J. Cox who throughout his life worked in finding financial assistance for those who were unable to afford college tuition. Through the Alvin Cox Memorial Scholarship his family members have kept his mission alive. The scholarship is meant for college students who are in need to funds for their education. For the year 2010, 15 individual scholarships will be issued each worth $ 700. For the candidates to be eligible they must be enrolled or have been accepted to enroll in college during summer or fall semesters of 2010. Even the high school students enrolled in dual credit courses can also apply. The best part is there are no parameters decided for eligibility, any student can apply irrespective of their financial status, race or nationality. No application document is used, the candidate needs to put his name, e-mail address, academic year and essay (2 pages on “your reason for deciding to attend college”) and send it to firstname.lastname@example.org on or before May 31, 2010.
It is said that life is a full of surprises, good as well as bad. Good surprises bring joy and happiness in the family in the same way bad surprises leave their indelible marks of grief and sorrow. There are countless number of families which have been greeted with the bad surprise of Breast Cancer. Some are fortunate and surviving but there are many who have not been so lucky and left behind their children to mourn their loss. The Pink Rose Foundation Inc. has come up to wipe the tears of such children and help them to come out of their grief and look ahead towards life with positivity. The Pink Rose Foundation was created to provide scholarships to such children and support them for their education. Pink Rose Breast Cancer Scholarship is for those children who have lost their parent or legal guardian due to breast cancer. Eligibility: Must be US Citizen or permanent US resident Must be between 18-25 yrs Must have lost a parent or legal guardian The $ 1,000 scholarship for college students will be awarded to those who fulfill all the eligibility criteria. The scholarship application is available at www.pinkrose.org/scholarship.html . For information and [...]
Dale E. Fridell Memorial Scholarship was created in the memory of Dale E. Fridell grandfather of Josh Barsch, the CEO of Straightforward Media. Dale E. Fridell was a person who never said no, when it came to help someone throughout his life. The scholarship is a form of legacy which his children and grandchildren want to continue by his name. Applicants must be currently attending a university, college, trade school, technical institute, vocational training or other post secondary education which makes them eligible to apply or this scholarship for 2009-2010 academic. The scholarship amount is $ 10,000 each and is awarded four times annually. The scholarship is granted after every three months. You need to submit an essay mentioning in not more than 1,000 words as to why you deserve this award, through e-mail only. The essay along with the completely filled application must reach the concerned authority no later than April 14, 2010. The scholarship application is available on – http://www.straightforwardmedia.com/fridell/form.php. Those who are already receiving a full-time scholarship or waiver from another source are requested not to apply. The winners will receive the award in their hand; the school has no role to manage the funds for you. [...]