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Being a community college student is a huge opportunity. Think about it – you get to spend two years taking basic classes, at a fraction of the cost, with the freedom to slow down and figure out what you want to do with your career. If I could go back in time, I’d definitely choose to be a community college student all over again.

Since taking over this site’s scholarship duties earlier this year, I’ve read a lot of scholarship applications. Like, A LOT a lot. And yet, I’ve probably skipped twice as many as I’ve read—sometimes based just upon the award’s name.   I know: You shouldn’t judge a book by its cover, nor should you
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If it is too good to be true … it probably is. How many times have you heard this in your life? Has it ever actually worked out? Unfortunately, I can’t recall a single time that it has worked out for me and I have a shining example of that here for you. Here’s the scenario: A mysterious check from your school arrives in the