Dreamkeepers News

In Their Own Words

In this new video, hear from Dreamkeepers recipients, college and Scholarship America representatives about the impact even a small Dreamkeepers grant can have on students' goals, lives and education. Click the videos below it to see individual student vignettes on our YouTube channel.

(Watch full-size on YouTube)

Angelique  Danyele  Debra

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June 12, 2012
Students of Wisconsin Technical Colleges to Benefit from $1.9 Million in Great Lakes Grants
Dreamkeepers Program Will Provide Systemwide Support to Disadvantaged Students Facing Financial Emergencies


Dreamkeepers is supported through generous grants from Kresge Foundation, Lumina Foundation, Walmart Foundation and the Great Lakes Higher Education Guaranty Corporation.

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Senior Vice President, Marketing & Public Policy

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.

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