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Author: Wayne B. Upshaw
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: targeted, scholarships, minority, information, education, higher
Number of Pages: 99
Published: 1994-06-01
ISBN-10: 0788173979
ISBN-13: 9780788173974

Minority-targeted scholarships, for which some form of minority status is an eligibility requirement, have become controversial in recent years. This report examines the use and perceived value of minority-targeted scholarships by undergraduate, graduate, and professional schools. It found that minority-targeted scholarships accounted for a small proportion of total scholarships and scholarship dollars in academic year 1991-92. However, race or ethnicity was rarely the sole criterion; most minority-targeted scholarships used additional criteria, such as financial need or academic merit, for aw
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Author: Collie Pollock
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: annotated, selections, minorities, women, education, opportunities, higher
Number of Pages: 112
Published: 1998-01-01
ISBN-10: 0788132962
ISBN-13: 9780788132964

Contains a list of educational funding opportunities available to minorities & women who wish to pursue their career goals through a program of higher education. Information is provided on loans, scholarships, & fellowships at both the undergraduate & graduate levels. Covers: architecture, the arts, business & management, education, engineering, health & medical, international, journalism, law, military, political science, religion & theology, science & social & behavioral science, as well as non-specific opportunities. Includes postdoctoral opportunities.
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Author: Barry Leonard
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: manage, debt, basics, learn, student, loans, federal
Number of Pages: 60
Published: 2011-01
ISBN-10: 1437921620
ISBN-13: 9781437921625

This is a print on demand edition of a hard to find publication. If youżve already made the most of scholarships and grants and still need more money, a fed. student loan (FSL) (a loan from or guaranteed by the fed. govżt.) is your best option. Everyone can receive a FSL because not all FSL are based on financial need. This report provides the info. you need to make informed decisions. Includes: FSL vs. private loans; maximize sources of aid you donżt have to repay; interest rate reductions for subsidized loans; estimated monthly payments for Direct and FEEL Stafford Loans; types of FSL and
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Author: Libby Roderick
Publisher: University of Alaska Anchorage
Keywords: alaska, questions, natives, issues, cultures, asked, care, native, people, free, medical, frequently
Number of Pages: 100
Published: 2008-12-31
ISBN-10: 1427632154
ISBN-13: 9781427632159

Do Alaska Native People Get Free Medical Care?* (and other frequently asked questions about Alaska Native issues and cultures) has been prepared by UAA/APU faculty and Anchorage community members as a companion to the Books of the Year. It provides responses to common questions about Alaska Native issues (the answer to the title question is “no; they paid in advance”) and includes recommended readings on a wide variety of topics including identity, language and culture; subsistence; ANCSA; the effects of colonialism; education and health care; and the future.   TABLE of CO
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