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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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Kyarah Mair

Education and Advocacy

Kyarah discovered Central Scholarship when she was figuring out how she was going to fund her education, as she was applying to colleges. “My mom’s colleague suggested we look into Central Scholarship.” It worked out! “Without [Central Scholarship’s] generous support, I would owe thousands in student loan debt.”

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The Impact of COVID-19 - How Have Students Been Affected?

Virtual Voices

This week, we chatted with Savoy Adams, a stellar Central Scholar who just finished up his Freshman year at Loyola University. We discussed the impacts of COVID-19 and race relations in the US.

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Screenshot of Abby Case and Amber

College, COVID, and Career Paths

This week, Abby Case, our Annual Fund and Stewardship Manager, sat down (virtually) with Amber Quinlan, a Central Scholarship recipient […]

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New Student Resources During COVID-19

Central Scholarship continues to compile resources that students may find helpful throughout the COVID-19 outbreak. We are here to help […]

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Sydney

College Cash Winner – Sydney

Central Scholarship met Sydney at a February College Cash event held on the University of Baltimore campus. This program was […]

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Erick-Sowell

Army Career to College Cheer

Erick grew up near Los Angeles, California and enjoyed the casual beach atmosphere and mild weather. He wanted to be […]

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Announcing Financial Aid Award Letter Service

Central Scholarship Announces a New Service: Financial Aid Award Letter Review We know many students are without access to their […]

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Resources for Students During the COVID-19 Outbreak

At Central Scholarship, we recognize that the current public health outbreak might be causing unexpected burdens for our students. We […]

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