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Sometimes All You Need is a Vote of Confidence

Dr. Promise Olomo was the first Central Scholarship alumni to present at Bagels with Jerry, our quarterly meet-and-greet breakfast series, […]

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Why Tawanna chose to pursue career training

Tawanna knew her next career move involved becoming a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA). This type of position cares for people […]

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Bagels, Coffee, and Gratitude

Central Scholarship is thrilled to introduce a quarterly meet-and-greet breakfast series,  Bagels with Jerry, hosted by Jerry Focas, Central Scholarship Board […]

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How Kiarra found a new path

In high school, Kiarra was an honor roll student all four years with dreams of becoming a certified orthodontist. Growing […]

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Dicheaker reminds us its never too late to pursue your goals!

When Dicheaker was 37 years old she decided to go back to school. Every decision she makes is for her […]

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Honoring Margie Black Warres

On January 6, 2019, Margie Black Warres, Central Scholarship’s first-ever Executive Director, passed away at the age of 100. We […]

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How wiping out the burden of student debt changed Raymond’s life

Donate Today! Central Scholarship wipes out up to $30,000 of student debt for one student at our annual Student Awards […]

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How Central Scholarship is building partnerships to restrict scholarship award displacement

Let’s face it. Student financial aid is complicated and we all just want to figure out the best way to […]

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Why financial aid is confusing and how Central Scholarship can help

By Rachel Fishman, New America’s Deputy Director for Research, Higher Education Initiative The path to college is anything but straightforward. Not […]

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The Power of Scholarships

High college costs and rising student debt can make it difficult to make the case for higher education today. Media […]

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