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John Mayer Establishes Scholarship in His Father’s Name
John Mayer Establishes Scholarship in His Father’s NameOne of musician John Mayer’s biggest hits is the song “Daughters,” but as a son, Mayer himself deserves some recognition. In honor of his father, Richard Mayer, who turned 90 last week, the singer-songwriter has established the Richard Mayer ...read more
Source: Variety
Published on Tue, 17 Oct 2017 15:47:00 GMT
Florida private schools get nearly $1 billion in state scholarships with little oversight, Sentinel finds
Florida private schools get nearly $1 billion in state scholarships with little oversight, Sentinel findsFlorida provides little oversight of its scholarship programs for private schools, often called school vouchers, that some schools hire teachers without college degrees, hold classes in aging strip malls and falsify fire or health records. Private schools ...read more
Source: Orlando Sentinel
Published on Wed, 18 Oct 2017 02:32:00 GMT
Here's how to get a scholarship for just completing the FAFSA
Here's how to get a scholarship for just completing the FAFSAThe Free Application for Financial Student Aid (FAFSA), which provides students with access to federal grants and loans for college, became available on Oct. 1. More than 238,000 students applied online during that first day, but for those who ...read more
Source: Yahoo Finance
Published on Tue, 17 Oct 2017 19:53:00 GMT
‘Last Dollar’ scholarships, grants proposed by ‘Future Ready’ group
‘Last Dollar’ scholarships, grants proposed by ‘Future Ready’ groupGovernor Kim Reynolds says next year she’ll ask legislators to set aside at least five-million dollars for new scholarships and grants to Iowans seeking a college degree or professional training beyond high school. These proposed “Last Dollar ...read more
Source: Radio Iowa
Published on Wed, 18 Oct 2017 02:20:00 GMT
Scholarship opportunities to shave off college tuition costs
Scholarship opportunities to shave off college tuition costsClick to share on Twitter (Opens in new window) Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window) Share on Facebook (Opens in new window) Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window) NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — If you a parent or a student in middle school ...read more
Source: WAVY News 10
Published on Tue, 17 Oct 2017 15:24:00 GMT
John Mayer marks father’s 90th birthday by setting up scholarship in his name
John Mayer marks father’s 90th birthday by setting up scholarship in his nameJohn Mayer has set up a scholarship fund in his father Richard’s name. In honour of his father’s 90th birthday last week (ends15Oct17), John has created the Richard Mayer Scholarship Fund, which will be administered by Fairfield County’s Community ...read more
Source: Hollywood.com
Published on Wed, 18 Oct 2017 03:39:00 GMT
Northern State football adds significant scholarship
Northern State football adds significant scholarshipNorthern State athletics and the Northern State University Wolves Club announced the creation of a new scholarship for athletics, the Miller Way Football Scholarship, named after former head football coach Dennis Miller. Miller coached the Wolves from 1986 ...read more
Source: Aberdeen News
Published on Tue, 17 Oct 2017 20:27:00 GMT
FAFSA changes streamline financial aid process
FAFSA changes streamline financial aid processThe Free Application for Federal Student Aid has been updated over the last two years in hopes of making the process more convenient for students. FAFSA now allows students to access IRS data directly from the form. In 2016, the application became ...read more
Source: The Daily Tarheel
Published on Tue, 17 Oct 2017 21:25:00 GMT
Wella Announces 2017 Vidal Sassoom Scholarship Recipients
Wella Announces 2017 Vidal Sassoom Scholarship RecipientsThe Vidal Sassoon Professional Beauty Education Scholarship continues to honor Vidal Sassoon’s passion for professional education as it celebrates the milestone of awarding 100 Advanced scholarships. The Beauty Changes Lives Foundation and Wella’s ...read more
Source: Modern Salon
Published on Tue, 17 Oct 2017 16:34:00 GMT
NIU board leader donates $25,000 to CHANCE scholarships
NIU board leader donates $25,000 to CHANCE scholarshipsNorthern Illinois University Board of Trustees Chairman Wheeler Coleman has made a $25,000 donation to NIU's CHANCE Program to provide scholarships for students of limited means. Coleman graduated from NIU in 1983 with help from the CHANCE program.read more
Source: Daily Chronicle
Published on Tue, 17 Oct 2017 20:14:00 GMT