Anonymous donor gives $10 million for ISU student scholarships

POCATELLO, Idaho (KIFI) – The Idaho State University Physician Assistant Studies (PA) program recently received an anonymous $10 million donation supporting scholarships for its students. This scholarship is one of the largest scholarship gifts ever received by Idaho State. The scholarship was created in memory of Ginny Thomas, the...
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WVU Football transfer and scholarship tracker - 12/3 Update

Everything further down in this article is more detailed. It includes a position-by-position breakdown of the scholarship situation, the recruiting situation, and the transfer situation. Up here at the top? We'll keep it bare bones and update it regularly - an updated scholarship counter, plus the latest WVU Football transfer portal tracker.
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UNMC offers $5 million in scholarships to fight nursing shortage

LINCOLN, Neb. (KLKN) – Across the country, healthcare facilities are seeing a shortage of nurses. The University of Nebraska Medical Center is trying to combat the shortage by offering $5 million in scholarship money for nursing students throughout Nebraska. The funds come from the American Rescue Plan Act and...

More scholarship funding, more reading, more teacher pay top Gianforte’s education priorities

Gov. Greg Gianforte called on parents — and grandparents, aunts and uncles — to help close the learning gap that emerged after the COVID-19 pandemic by doing one thing. “It’s easy. Please read to your kids 20 minutes a day. This will help close the gap,” Gianforte said. Reading and math scores have fallen in […] The post More scholarship funding, more reading, more teacher pay top Gianforte’s education priorities appeared first on Daily Montanan.

Ridgewater College Machine Tool Program gets $18,000 donation

(Willmar MN-) Students in Ridgewater College’s Machine Tool Technology program will have increased financial support as they pursue careers in machining and manufacturing thanks to a Gene Haas Foundation grant of $18,000. The funds will provide scholarships and assistance for high-tech program needs. “Today’s demand for skilled CNC (Computer...

“Lead To Win” Author Carla Harris Helps Raise Nearly $1 Million For Scholarships

Carla Harris, celebrated author, Wall Street executive, and Obama-appointed chair of the National Women’s Business Council, was the keynote speaker at the Nov. 8 “Lead to Win” event held at the Florida Blue Convention Center. Attended by more than 600 people, including state and city officials and community leaders, the event raised nearly $1 million for educational scholarships for Guardian Catholic School. The funds will further bolster Harris’s alma mater’s ability to provide access to an excellent education for all children, regardless of their ZIP code.

Analysis | JMU’s “Kings of the East” moniker largely ignored by Coastal Carolina, Sun Belt

When the clock hit triple zeros in the fourth quarter of JMU football’s 47-7 throttling against Coastal Carolina on Nov. 26, the Dukes’ celebration was already prepared. Bridgeforth Stadium’s PA announcer took little time to announce JMU as “Kings of the East.” The team was given a sign with their new title written on it, and the Marching Royal Dukes serenaded the celebration with Queen’s “We Are the Champions.”

UM Scholarship Program Gains New Chair, Member

The Ole Miss Women’s Council for Philanthropy, a scholarship program at the University of Mississippi, has welcomed a new chair and a new member to further its mission to nurture student leadership, philanthropy and mentoring. Suzan Thames, of Ridgeland, is the new chair, and Margaret Khayat, of Oxford, is...

Around the Diocese: December 4, 2022

FORT WAYNE – Bishop Dwenger Student Council had their 2nd Annual Stuff-the-Bus Food Drive to benefit Miss Virginia’s Food Pantry. They collected 1,920 pounds of canned goods and assorted non-perishable food items. They delivered the donations on their school bus and a group of the student council members unloaded and stacked items into crates and onto pallets. — Provided by Greg Witte.

6 Worldwide Preschool Scholarships for All Students

The purpose of the worldwide preschool scholarship program is to assist kids financially. With this support, students who are struggling financially can pursue their academic goals. In this article, we shall be covering 7 of the best preschool scholarships worldwide. 7 Preschool Scholarships For All Students. 1. Excellence in Early...