The Illinois Dream Fund, a non-profit organization has planned to start scholarships up to $6,000 for the illegal immigrant students to pay the tuition fees at Illinois universities and colleges. The organization has raised around $500,000 through private donations for the students who were brought in their childhood, the group announced on 27 October, 2012. Illinois officials are expecting around thousands of young immigrants to apply for help for college through a state scholarship program funded by a private organization.
United States has canceled a two-year scholarship program for the Gaza Strip students after Israel travel ban. The scholarship program was introduced by US Secretary of State, Hillary Rodham Clinton on her visit to the Gaza Strip region. Gaza students who were planning to opt for this scholarship were disappointed by the news.
The 2013's semifinalists for National Merit Scholarship have been announced for several colleges in United States. This has brought an excitement among semifinalists and now they will be working hard to advance to the finalist level of the competition. All the teachers and principals of schools from which semifinalists have been taking education are proud to have them and have congratulated them for their great performance in the Preliminary SAT test.
A scholarship program which will make high-school students to attend the Cleveland State Community College free has been offered to around 175 students of the region in 2012. The scholarship program is solely sponsored by the Allan Jones Foundation and they want more students to take benefit of it next year. The program is named as BradleyAchieves Scholarships and is made available for the students to attend the tuitions free of cost.
Applying for college scholarships needs organization and preparation. The procedure of evaluating your scholarship claim is done; you might call for an interview. The interview is very vital because the scholarship panel determines how many you justify a scholarship. How well you plan for the interview concludes your success when interview with the scholarship panel.