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Scholarship America is a national organization with principal offices in Minneapolis and St. Peter, Minnesota and Washington, D.C.
The staff at Scholarship America is committed to the organization’s mission of expanding access to educational opportunities by involving and assisting communities, corporations, foundations, organizations, and individuals in their support of students and in their encouragement of students’ educational achievement. Employees of Scholarship America find their work to be meaningful and gratifying as they come together to meet this challenge and impact the lives of students on a daily basis.
Scholarship America knows valuing diversity is important to ensure success in serving clients. Scholarship America does not tolerate discriminating behavior. Scholarship America demonstrates commitment to diversity by recruiting and hiring a diverse workforce to reflect the clients we serve. Scholarship America also respects employees by listening and responding to their diverse needs.
Scholarship America acknowledges that its employees are its number one resource, and strives to recognize and reward each employee’s contribution to its success by offering a staff incentive plan, by presenting service anniversary awards, and by providing a comprehensive benefit package. Click to read more about Scholarship America's employment benefits.
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It is the policy of Scholarship America that all external candidates for employment in staff (regular, temporary and seasonal) have criminal and other background information verified as a condition of employment.
Scholarship America’s Dream Award is a renewable scholarship fund targeted toward completion. These annually-increasing awards will be given to students selected from across the nation who are entering their second year of education beyond high school.
In 2014, more than 125,000 students received over $236 million in scholarship support and assistance from Scholarship America – a record-breaking year for the nation's largest provider of private scholarships.
Visit our 2014 annual report to learn more about our successes, our students and our future.
Scholarship America's blog, Success By Degrees, covers items of interest to parents, volunteers, educators and anyone interested in the big issues surrounding education, financial aid and postsecondary success. You'll find policy announcements, news releases and more, every week!