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$10,000 Everyone Deserves a Birthday Scholarship


Provided by: Do Something Award: $10000 Deadline: October 17, 2014 Mail handmade birthday cards to children and teens experiencing homelessness and you’ll be entered to win the $10,000 Everyone Deserves a Birthday scholarship. 1 in 3 homeless people in the US is under the … read more

Students Use STEM To Aid Communities


A national Web-based program is working to increase student interest in science and technology by giving young people an opportunity to make a difference in their communities. Organized into teams, students are using STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) to … read more

Learning About Earning


(NAPS)—Amid the escalating costs in higher learning is a growing chorus of concern that students need helpful resources and tools to make the right financial decisions when mapping out their career path. To that end, there’s an app, for mobile … read more

Salon Manicures Preferred


(NAPS)—When Freud famously wondered what women want, he should have checked in the nail salon. According to a recent Harris Interactive survey: • 91 percent of women feel better after visiting one • More than half of women have been … read more

U.S. Bank Scholarship

US Bank Scholarship

Provided by : U.S. Bankcorp Award: $1000 Deadline: May 29, 2014 The U.S. Bank Scholarship is available to high school seniors and college undergraduate students. You must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident to be eligible for this award. … read more