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New Student Resources During COVID-19

Posted: 05.29.20

Central Scholarship continues to compile resources that students may find helpful throughout the COVID-19 outbreak. We are here to help as much as we can and if you are a student experiencing an emergency related to COVID-19 please reach out to us and we will work with you the best we can to resolve it.

Mental Health Services

The National Alliance on Mental Health is the nation’s largest grassroots mental health organization. They have prepared an informational guide to help people navigate the COVID-19 outbreak.

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Job Searching tips

Job searching can be a stressful task during normal circumstances, so if you are struggling with how to go about it check out tips from Harvard Business School online.

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Professional Development

If you are looking to develop new professional skills check out free online courses from Harvard and Coursera.

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Student Loan Information

To stay up to date on your federal student loans visit the US Department of Education to find out more.

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2-1-1 Maryland

The mission of 2-1-1 Maryland is to be a statewide resource always available by telephone and internet to connect citizens to health and human resources at any time. Specially trained call specialists answer calls 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. Simply dial 2-1-1 to access their services.

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Central Scholarship Emergency Funding Program for Current Recipients

Central Scholarship’s Emergency Funding Program is available to help current Central Scholarship recipients with any medical, transportation, housing, or food emergencies associated with COVID-19 or otherwise. Current Central Scholarship recipients are eligible for up to $1,000 in emergency funds per request. Current Central Scholarship recipients can email Kayla Bettenhauser at [email protected] for more information.