Meet Our Students

Scholarship America's students are at the heart of what we do. Dollars for Scholars, Scholarship Management Services and Dreamkeepers are focused on ensuring student access and success in education beyond high school. Meet a few of the students we've helped below; visit MyScholarshipStory.org to hear students' success stories in their own words!


Brodie

Brodie

Gig Harbor, WA

He balances full-time work and full-time school.

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Seberina

Seberina

Martinsville, VA

Dreamkeepers kept her dream of becoming a teacher alive.

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Linda

Linda

Los Angeles, CA

She's following her dream to become a doctor.

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Nathan

Nathan

Upland, IN

A college degree is his first step to making a better world.

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Gina

Gina

New Orleans, LA

Dollars for Scholars took Gina from welfare to her doctorate.

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Didier

Didier

Des Moines, IA

This Congolese immigrant is a student -- and a volunteer.

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Ellen

Ellen

Chicago, IL

An essay honoring her mother opened the doors to college.

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Katie

Katie

Wakefield, MA

Dollars for Scholars mentoring kept her education on track.

Katie

Nicole

Nicole

Tucson, AZ

Scholarships have helped her give back at home.

Nicole

Betty

Betty

San Diego, CA

She's a dedicated volunteer in her neighborhood.

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Sam

Sam

Chicago, IL

This son of missionaries had a wide-ranging education.

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2014 Annual Report

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.

The Dream Award

Dream Award 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.

Success By Degrees

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!

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