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Application open in mid November 2016 and were due March 8, 2017 and notifications are supposed to be given the end of this month (April 2017)
The National Scholarship Award will cover your tuition and fees up to a maximum of $12,500 for an associate’s degree and $25,000 for a bachelor’s degree, at one of our Partner Colleges
The Award is renewable each year – you simply have to meet the continuing eligibility criteria – including continuous full-time enrollment (more than 12 credits per term) and a college GPA of 3.0. If you struggle, your Scholar Advisor will be there to help you get back on track.
Eligiblity is limited to so-called "Dream-ers" or kids who were brought here illegally and have since been given special permission to stay.
@OHMomof2 funny thing too - she works for the Office of Volunteerism at her college :0 and gets paid :0 (although she still also volunteers) She got an excellent merit aid offer from her school ($11,500 a year off a 28K bill) - so it all worked out. She also won around $8K in outside scholarships, which isn't anything to sniff at, free money is free money :0