Scholarship & Award Opportunities for Students with Disabilities

By offering these opportunities, NCLD empowers individuals with learning disabilities to pursue their academic and career goals while fostering awareness and advocacy for inclusivity and support. Visit their website to explore available scholarships and awards, and take a step toward …

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DO IT: Virtual Student Lounge

https://www.washington.edu/doit/programs/accesscollege/student-lounge/overview

The Student Lounge is a vital space within the University of Washington’s AccessCollege program, offering a supportive community for students with disabilities. It serves as a virtual hub where students can connect, share resources, and find encouragement. Through forums, …

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FIRST SCHOLARS NETWORK

The article on the NASPA website introduces the First Scholars Network, a program designed to support first-generation college students in their academic journey. The initiative offers a comprehensive range of services and resources aimed at addressing the unique needs and …

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Tips And Resources For First-Generation College Students

This article written by Forbes offers a helpful resource guide titled “Online Resources for First-Generation College Students,” aimed at providing support and guidance to students who are the first in their families to attend college. The article outlines various online …

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The Best College Scholarships for Parents

A blog post by Mia Taylor

“Scholarships for Parents: A Helping Hand for Single Moms” is a comprehensive guide outlining various scholarship opportunities available specifically for single mothers pursuing higher education. The article provides valuable insights into financial aid resources …

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How to empower student-parents in higher education

A blog post written by Kelsey Fields, Senior Analyst, Product Marketing

This article contains info on how student-parents constitute a significant yet often overlooked demographic in higher education, facing formidable challenges in completing their degrees, and how to recognize these …

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Best scholarships to help LGBTQ+ students pay for school in 2024

Here is a link that provides over 20 scholarships available for LGBTQ+ students:

https://www.usatoday.com/money/blueprint/student-loans/best-scholarships-for-lgbtq-students/

This article has direct links to these scholarships, and also providing the correct steps to take to apply for them.

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9 Scholarships for BIPOC Students in 2024

The article discusses the increasing availability of scholarships for BIPOC students in response to the growing emphasis on diversity and inclusion in education. These scholarships not only offer financial support but also acknowledge and celebrate the unique backgrounds and experiences …

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COLLEGE BURNOUT AND BIPOC STUDENTS: EXPANDING RESOURCES

“From cultural pressures to economic disparities, Black, Indigenous, people of color (BIPOC) face more than white students. University-organized spaces and programs for minority-related stress regulation is a necessity for the wellbeing of students of color, yet this resource is scarce. …

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How to Transition from Academia to the Technology Industry

Sometimes, your career can feel like a “Choose Your Own Adventure” book. Within a “Choose Your Own Adventure” book, the reader is often prompted with choices throughout the story. Choose “A” and suddenly you are floating down a crocodile-laced river. …

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