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To help first-generation, low-income, and minority students access and complete college, The Sallie Mae Fund, the charitable arm of Sallie Mae®, has again partnered with Thurgood Marshall College Fund to offer scholarships through its Bridging the Dream Scholarship Program.  

Who is eligible and how to apply:  

The Bridging the Dream Scholarship
for High School Seniors

The Sallie Mae Fund will award (25) $10,000 scholarships to high school seniors who plan to enroll in a two- or four-year degree professional certificate, or vocational training program. Seniors who excel inside and outside of the classroom and demonstrate financial need can apply NOW through Feb. 28. CLICK HERE »

The Completing the Dream Scholarship

The Sallie Mae Fund will award (185) gap scholarships worth up to $2,500 each to minority students and those from underserved communities who are on track to graduate but are at-risk of not completing due to financial emergency or unpaid school bill. Students can apply NOW for the Completing the Dream Scholarship.  CLICK HERE »

Representative Allison Tant’s KEYS Scholarship

The KEYS Scholarship assists students with disabilities who pursue postsecondary education, vocational training, or other educational opportunities.  CLICK HERE »

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