National Scholarship Month/National Education Month
By America's Charities on October 18, 2019
National Scholarship Month/National Education Month aims to build awareness of scholarships and opportunities in higher education. Established in 1998, it recognizes communities, organizations, and businesses within the scholarship industry and encourages others to help improve educational opportunities and educational achievement around the world.
In recognition of National Scholarship Month/National Education Month November 1-30, 2019, America's Charities is celebrating the following members who are raising awareness for scholarship and higher education opportunities.
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Encourage students to pursue higher education and provide college readiness and career preparation resources and support:
- 'I Have A Dream' Foundation®
- Latino Youth Arts Education Fund - (LULAC National Educational Service Centers, Inc.)
- Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF)
Provide access to mentoring and training for disadvantaged youth:
- 100 Black Men of America
- The Child & Family Network Centers (CFNC)
- The Sesame Street Yellow Feather Fund
- Teach for America
Empowers students and provides scholarships:
Provide support for students pursuing a college education:
Provide resources and support to the education community: