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Central Scholarship on WEAA Radio & Fox News 45!

Tierra A. Dorsey, President, discusses the student debt crisis and benefits of college and scholarship application alignment

Tierra Dorsey, President

Tierra A. Dorsey

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Debt Paydown Winner!

Central Scholarship's 6th Annual Student Loan Paydown winner celebrates freedom from federal undergraduate student loan debt.

Dr. Taiisha Swinton Buck of Digital Harbor High School

Blair Smith
2021 Student Loan Paydown Recipient

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Creating a Path to Higher Education with Scholarships and Financial Aid

Central Scholarship empowers Maryland students by providing scholarships and interest-free loans to help fund the financial gap between high school and post-secondary education. We educate students about college affordability, and advocate for public policy to improve access to college and career training for low-income students. Central Scholarship is proud to award over 300 deserving students more than $1 million per year in scholarships, financial aid and zero interest loans.

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