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2014-08-29 23:08:01

National nonprofit awards higher education scholarships to three students Chicago, IL (PRWEB) August 29, 2014 Hope For The Warriors® is pleased to announced the awardees of this fall’s Spouse/Caregiver Scholarships. Scholarships are awarded two times each year to spouses or caregivers of wounded service members or to spouses of fallen service members. Hope For The Warriors® is a national nonprofit dedicated to restoring a sense of self, restoring the family unit, and restoring...

2014-08-28 23:16:05

Storage.com received nearly 2,000 applications for the $2,500 college scholarships. Three scholarships were awarded, one to a high school student enrolling for the first time at a college or university in 2014, one to a current college student enrolled at a college or university and returning in 2014, and one to a parent or guardian of a student enrolling at a college or university in 2014. Omaha, NE (PRWEB) August 28, 2014 Storage.com, an online directory where storage seekers can find,...

2014-07-23 12:32:17

- Announcement made at sixth annual Diverse Scholars Forum in Washington, D.C. WASHINGTON, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Indian College Fund (the College Fund) announced that $100,000 in scholarships have been awarded to 18 academically excellent students in partnership with United Health Foundation's Diverse Scholars Initiative, which has provided nearly $2 million in scholarships this year through partnerships with organizations like the College Fund....

2014-07-14 08:27:40

ISELIN, N.J., July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ronald McDonald House Charities(®) New York Tri-State Area (RMHC-NYTSA) will award college scholarships to five exceptional high school graduates as part of its General Scholars scholarship program to provide college tuition assistance to promising students. Winners will receive a total of $16,000 ($4,000 per year) over the course of their four-year college career. In total, RMHC-NYTSA will award $700,000 in new, four-year scholarships to 43...

2014-07-02 23:06:23

The SME Education Foundation recently awarded 250 scholarships to students in the U.S. and Canada. Dearborn, Mich. (PRWEB) July 02, 2014 The SME Education Foundation, which is committed to supporting the next generation of manufacturing engineers and technologists, recently awarded scholarships to 250 students in the U.S. and Canada. These awards included $105,000 for the annual SME Education Foundation Family and Director’s Scholarships and $556,000 in other scholarships. “We...

2014-06-30 08:30:26

JERSEY CITY, N.J., June 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The New Jersey City University Department of Nursing has been awarded a $50,000 grant from the prestigious Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) New Careers in Nursing Scholarship Program (NCIN), a program of RWJF and the American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN). Through the grant, which supports traditionally underrepresented students who are making a career switch to nursing through an accelerated baccalaureate or...

2014-06-27 23:02:01

Freedom Alliance Easing Students’ Financial Burdens for Upcoming School Year Dulles, VA (PRWEB) June 27, 2014 Freedom Alliance, an educational and charitable organization supporting military personnel and their families, has awarded over eight million dollars in scholarships to students whose parent was killed or became permanently disabled in a combat mission or training accident while serving in the U.S. military. Scholarships are awarded to undergraduate students once per academic...

2014-06-26 23:00:49

Concorde Career Colleges’ Scholarship Foundation launches a scholarship to help qualifying students with the funds needed to complete their education and start a rewarding career in healthcare. Kansas City, MO (PRWEB) June 26, 2014 In 2012, Concorde Career Colleges created a non-profit Scholarship Foundation to provide their partners with an avenue to help raise money needed to fund scholarships and to ensure students with inadequate funds could receive additional financial support for...

2014-06-18 23:08:23

In its 45th year, program has helped nearly 6,000 students with close to $19M in scholarships. Waltham, MA (PRWEB) June 18, 2014 Reinforcing its long-standing tradition of promoting higher education and professional development, Two Ten Footwear Foundation -- the footwear industry’s national charitable organization -- today announced that 322 students will receive a total of $800,000 in scholarships for the upcoming academic year. The scholarships, provided yearly to eligible footwear...

2014-06-18 08:33:13

- Bestows $15,000 in total scholarships as part of its third annual CommVault High Tech High School Scholarship Award program OCEANPORT, N.J., June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In its ongoing pursuit to promote computer science education and to recruit and train the next generation of software coders and engineers, CommVault (NASDAQ: CVLT), an innovative data management company, today announced the recipients of its third annual CommVault High Tech High School (HTHS) Scholarship Award program....


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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