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Meet 2009 Graduate Scholar, 2014 Matthew J. Quinn Prize recipient, and Samaanta Foundation Executive Director Shrochis Karki. He and the Samaanta Foundation were recently profiled in the New York Times.
The Jack Kent Cooke Foundation supports the Bloomberg Philanthropies initiative to increase the number of high-achieving, low- and moderate-income students who apply to and graduate from top colleges and universities.
The largest private scholarship for community college transfer students in the country is accepting applications until December 9.
Meet former Undergraduate Transfer and Graduate Scholar Harun Mehmedinovic, an accomplished photographer, lecturer, and award-winning filmmaker.
Meet former Graduate Scholar Daniel Coeyman, a New York-based painter and writer who teaches art to homeless youth in the city.
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November 26, 2014—Here is what’s new in education news this week.
Thirty-three rising seniors from the Young Scholars Program embarked on a four-day, seven-college tour which took them to Philadelphia, Baltimore, and DC.
Ask any Cooke Scholar to explain Scholars Weekend and you will be treated to a superbly articulated debrief of the inspiring three-day event.