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Award Name: Minnesota Beat the Odds

Sponsor:
Children's Defense Fund - Minnesota
Subject Area:
All fields
Levels:
  • High School
Deadline:
September 27, 2019
Amount:
$5,000
State:
MN
Minimum G.P.A.:
Citizenship:
No Requirement
Other Requirements:
For consideration in the Minnesota Beat the Odds scholarship program, an applicant must: Be a current high school senior in Minneapolis, St. Paul or surrounding area attending a public, charter or alternative high school; Be nominated or seek nomination from a teacher, counselor, caseworker, or other adult who can speak to the student’s challenges; Have overcome significant adversity such as, but not limited to, poverty, disability, homelessness or abuse; Demonstrate participation in school activities, community organizations, employment and/or community service
Opportunity Type:
Scholarship
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