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Oct 10, 2017, 11:16 ET Scholarship America® Now Accepting Applications for New Midwest Scholars Dream Award $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

Scholarship America®, the nation's largest nonprofit scholarship and education support organization, is pleased to announce it is accepting...


Sep 28, 2017, 10:53 ET Help College Students Affected by Natural Disasters Stay in School $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

Scholarship America is calling for donations to replenish its National Disaster Relief Fund, which provides financial assistance to help college...


Sep 11, 2017, 10:35 ET Scholarship America® Designates $200,000 in Financial Aid to Assist Students in Texas and Louisiana $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

Scholarship America, the nation's largest nonprofit, private sector scholarship organization, will donate $200,000 to help college students...


Sep 06, 2017, 18:29 ET $142 million has been awarded in 16 years to more than 3,300 9/11 children by the Families of Freedom Scholarship Fund $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

Scholarship America is pleased to announce its Families of Freedom Scholarship Fund®—the largest private scholarship fund for 9/11 families—has...


Aug 15, 2017, 10:47 ET Scholarship America® Now Accepting Applications for 2018 Dream Award Season $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

Scholarship America, Inc., the nation's largest nonprofit scholarship and education support organization, is pleased to announce that it is...


May 25, 2017, 12:36 ET National Dreams to Success Awards Celebration Honors Outstanding Students and Scholarship Programs $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

Scholarship America, the nation's largest nonprofit, private-sector scholarship and education support organization, celebrated individuals and...


Nov 21, 2016, 10:49 ET Dr. Irving A. Fradkin, Founder of Scholarship America Dollars for Scholars®, Dies at 95 $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

Dr. Irving A. Fradkin, the visionary leader responsible for founding the nation's largest nonprofit scholarship organization, died at home on...


Sep 08, 2016, 16:17 ET 15 Years Later, Families of Freedom Scholarship Fund Continues to Help 9/11 Families Achieve Their Dreams Through Higher Education $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

 Scholarship America's Families of Freedom Scholarship Fund®–the largest private scholarship fund for 9/11 families—has...


May 23, 2016, 07:00 ET Scholarship America's Second Annual Dreams to Degrees Event on May 25 to Honor the Osage Nation, The Travelers Companies and Michael & Susan Dell Foundation $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

The following is being released by Scholarship America: WHO: Scholarship America, the nation's largest nonprofit, private-sector scholarship...


Dec 09, 2015, 12:00 ET New Report Outlines Best Practices for Emergency Grant Programs Aimed at Improving College Graduation and Persistence Rates $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

In a new report commissioned by Scholarship America, researchers at the Wisconsin HOPE Lab used data from surveys and interviews conducted with...


Oct 05, 2015, 08:00 ET Scholarship America Names Robert C. Ballard as President & CEO $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

 Scholarship America® is proud to announce the hiring of its new President & CEO, Robert C. (Bob) Ballard, effective September 21,...


Sep 22, 2014, 14:52 ET Vice-Chair, Board Members Elected to Scholarship America's Board of Trustees $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

 Scholarship America®, the nation's leading nonprofit scholarship and educational support organization, is pleased to announce that Robert...


Sep 11, 2014, 11:59 ET Families of Freedom Scholarship Fund Reaches $100 Million in Awards to Family Members of Those Lost or Permanently Disabled by 9/11 $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

 Families of Freedom Scholarship Fund®–the largest private scholarship fund for 9/11 families—announced it has reached the...


May 23, 2014, 15:30 ET Scholarship America Surprises 12 Dream Award Recipients on Katie Couric's Talk Show, Katie $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

Scholarship America, Inc., the nation's largest nonprofit scholarship and education support organization, surprised its first group of 12 Dream...


May 13, 2014, 10:08 ET Jen Menke joins Scholarship America as Vice President, Human Resources $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

Scholarship America, Inc., the nation's largest nonprofit scholarship and education support organization, today announced that Jen Menke has joined...


Feb 04, 2014, 08:15 ET 2014 Joe Lieberman Connecticut Scholarship Fund Open for Student Applications through April 1 $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

 Scholarship America announced today that the Joe Lieberman Connecticut Scholarship Fund, to assist outstanding high school...


Oct 22, 2013, 15:16 ET Cheryl Lucas joins Scholarship America as Director of Sales, Northeast Region $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

Scholarship America, Inc., the nation's largest nonprofit scholarship and education support organization, today announced that Cheryl Lucas has...


Oct 14, 2013, 12:07 ET Tom Matchinsky joins Scholarship America as Director of Sales, Great Lakes Region $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

 Scholarship America, Inc., the nation's largest nonprofit scholarship and education support organization, today announced that Tom Matchinsky...


Oct 04, 2013, 09:30 ET Patti Dodge joins Scholarship America as Director of Sales, South Region $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

Scholarship America, Inc., the nation's largest nonprofit scholarship and education support organization, today announced that Patti Dodge has...


Sep 09, 2013, 13:57 ET Families Of Freedom Scholarship Fund Awards Over $91 Million In Needs-Based Scholarships To Family Members And Rescue Workers Since September 11, 2001 $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

More Than $11 Million In Scholarships Awarded In 2012 – 2013 Academic Year  Families of Freedom Scholarship Fund® has...


Jun 21, 2013, 15:02 ET Scholarship America Elects Roxanne Spillett to Board $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

Scholarship America®, the nation's leading nonprofit scholarship and educational support organization, is pleased to announce that Roxanne...


Jun 03, 2013, 14:59 ET Scholarship America Names Richard S. Greene Chief Financial Officer $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

 Scholarship America, Inc., the nation's largest nonprofit scholarship and education...


May 17, 2013, 12:59 ET Scholarship America® Forges Alliance with TuitionHelp® To Expand Corporate Tuition-Assistance Services $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

 Scholarship America®, the nation's largest scholarship services provider, and TuitionHelp®, a unique tuition-reimbursement benefit...


Apr 24, 2013, 13:56 ET Nation's Largest Scholarship Organization Partners with Largest Scholarship Search Company $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

 Scholarship America announced today that it has partnered with scholarship search giant Fastweb, the leading website for scholarship and...


Apr 16, 2013, 13:33 ET Scholarship America Receives $1 Million from Kresge Foundation $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

Two-Year Grant will Expand the Dreamkeepers Emergency Financial Assistance Program  Scholarship America announced today that it is the...