Update 6/5/2017: Our seniors have now received $2,139,374 in private aid!
College Possible high school seniors cover a lot of ground: they’re visiting college campuses, submitting college applications, applying for financial aid and seeking scholarships–all while balancing school, extracurriculars and jobs.
As the official “College Decision Day” on May 1 approaches, students are weighing their college options and comparing financial aid packages and scholarship offers.
So far, our seniors have submitted nearly 6,000 scholarship applications and have received $473,021 in private aid, and this number will keep rising. Check back often to see our students’ scholarship dollars grow!
Meet some of our scholarship winners:
College Possible Omaha senior Caitlyn won the Horatio Alger National Scholarship, which supports deserving young people overcoming adversity to pursue their dream of a college education. Read more about Caitlyn’s story.
College Possible Portland student Dallas was accepted to his dream school but faced a small financial gap–until he found out he won the Annexstad Leaders of Tomorrow scholarship. Read Dallas’ story.
College Possible Minnesota student Quinn always had plans to become an engineer, and when we found out he won the Ross Wagner Scholarship, which provides up to $25,000 a year for students studying engineer, he knew he’d be able to do it! Read Quinn’s story.