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Children's Defense Fund Beat the Odds Scholarship - Minnesota

Children's Defense Fund - Minnesota

Application Information

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Scholarship Overview

This scholarship is for high school seniors who are currently enrolled in a public/alternative school system in the greater Twin Cities metropolitan area. To qualify for this scholarship, applicants must have overcome significant obstacles such as, but not limited to, poverty, disability, homelessness, or family hardships. Applicants must be on track to graduate or receive a GED in June 2015, show a record of strong academic performance and community involvement, and plan on pursuing post-secondary education. Recipients must be available for meetings including photo shoots and interviews from December 2014 through March 2015; all required dates will be communicated to finalists.

How easy is it to apply?

Not too bad

This scholarship's application process may have items such as essays that could take a couple hours.

How much competition is there?

Relatively little!

This scholarship has a relatively low number of applicants.

Contact Information



Deadline: Oct 10
Awards Granted: 4


Class Year: Is this you?
  • High school senior
Home State: Is this you?
  • Minnesota
  • Wisconsin
Location: Is this you?
  • Twin Cities Metro Area
More Requirements:
    Must have overcome significant obstacles.

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