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Tips On Your Scholarship Application

It’s that time of the year again and excited current and future college students are applying for scholarships. Here at […]

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Blazing a New Path

Aaron is originally from Prince George’s County Maryland and a Bishop McNamara High School graduate who had his sights set […]

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Finding Financial Aid Resources Through College Cash

For students and parents, this time of year can be stressful as you think of ways to pay for college […]

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From Nepal to Future Doctor

Namrata was born in a refugee camp in Nepal, where since the age of about seven she dreamed of becoming […]

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Portrait of Scholarship recipient Erka Maher

Student Spotlight: Erika Maher

Meet Erika Maher, a bright, hard-working STEM student at the University of Maryland, College Park. She hopes to one day […]

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Central Scholarship Wins Scholarship Provider of the Year Award

Central Scholarship is proud to announce we have been selected as the 2020 winner of the National Scholarship Providers Association […]

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Thinking About College Financial Aid

It’s that time of year where many students are beginning to think about financing their future college education. Central Scholarship […]

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Join MOVE Maryland in Support of Central Scholarship!

Help Out While You Workout During MOVE Maryland What will make you feel better than a great workout? Participating in […]

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Conversation with Ben-Oni

Video Chat Series

This month, Abby Case, our Annual Fund and Stewardship Manager had the pleasure of chatting with Ben-oni (Ben) Vainquer. Ben grew up in Silver Spring, MD, and became a Central Scholarship recipient last year. He is a rising sophomore at Northeastern University in Boston, MA.

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Portrait of Christopher Robinson

Student Spotlight: Chris Robinson

Chris is a rising sophomore at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore (UMES), majoring in Environmental Science. “As a first-generation college student, one of my biggest concerns was how I was going to afford school. Being a scholarship recipient has helped take some of that pressure off and allowed me to focus on my education.”

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