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House Adds Legal Refugees To Student Scholarship Program

Students with legal refugee status could be eligible for special needs scholarships under a bill approved by the Georgia House.


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Ford Fund Announces Automotive Design Scholarships

The Ford Motor Co. Fund will award a $1 million grant for scholarships commemorating William Clay Ford’s contributions to the automaker’s design legacy.



Pay It Forward Friday: Kids’ Chance of Georgia, Inc.

Our Mission at Kids’ Chance of Georgia, Inc. The mission of Kids’ Chance of Georgia, Inc. is to provide educational scholarships to the children of Georgia workers who have been seriously, catastrophically or fatally injured […]

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Too Much Truth – Need Money For School?

Are you a graduating senior, or have a son or daughter who is looking for a college to go to. Well check out Benedict College. Our special guest was Vera Harris. She is the Vice […]


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Atlanta Youth Wins Gates Millennium Scholarship

ATLANTA (WAOK)-Jeromey Chad Beaman is one of 88 Georgia students who have been awarded the Gates Millennium Scholarship for the Class of 2012. The Gates Millennium Scholarship pays for the total cost of attendance including […]



Too Much Truth Recap: Is Gov. Nathan Deal’s Needs Based Scholarship Fair?

According to, Some of Georgia’s low-income students will receive up to $10,000 for college through a privately funded scholarship program Gov. Nathan Deal unveiled Monday. The REACH Scholarship program will target middle school students […]


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Governor Deal Creates Needs Based Scholarship

ATLANTA (AP) — Gov. Nathan Deal has announced a need-based scholarship to be privately funded and aimed at grooming Georgia middle school students for college. AT&T joined the governor at Georgia Tech to announce the company will […]


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Dekalb Students Get Community Help

ATLANTA (WAOK)- V-103 personality Greg Street’s We Need 2 Read Foundation, Echelon 3000, and DeKalb County Commissioner’s Lee May & Sharon Barnes-Sutton collaborated to support the students of the DeKalb County School District as they begin the […]



Powertalk Wrap Up! Hope Scholarship Cuts!

The South side buys the lottery tickets, and the North side benefits. How should the Community respond to the proposed Hope Scholarship cuts? Listen to Powertalk 6-9a.m. on News and Talk 1380 WAOK



HOPE Scholarship Falling Short By Millions Of Dollars!!!

Students around Georgia may be affected if the HOPE scholarship does not make-up for a financial shortage. This year funds for the HOPE scholarship will fall short by $244,000,000.That’s nothing compared to the $317,000,000 shortage […]