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    Default Untraditional Students Rewarded With Scholarships

    Students with promise get group scholarships
    The Atlanta Journal-Constitution

    English teacher Qur'an Shakir was leading a field trip at the CNN Center earlier this fall when a college recruiter approached her.

    The woman, Charisse Williams, began talking about how she could provide four-year, full-tuition scholarships for students just like Shakir's from Atlanta's W.D. Mohammed High School.

    Not only would students get a nearly free financial ride, they also could attend some of the best colleges and universities in the country.

    "I said, 'That sounds too good to be true. What's the catch?' " Shakir recalled. "She said, 'The catch is you need to get the students' names in by 5 o'clock.' "

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    Quote Originally Posted by voivod View Post
    Students with promise get group scholarships
    The Atlanta Journal-Constitution

    English teacher Qur'an Shakir was leading a field trip at the CNN Center earlier this fall when a college recruiter approached her.

    The woman, Charisse Williams, began talking about how she could provide four-year, full-tuition scholarships for students just like Shakir's from Atlanta's W.D. Mohammed High School.

    Not only would students get a nearly free financial ride, they also could attend some of the best colleges and universities in the country.

    "I said, 'That sounds too good to be true. What's the catch?' " Shakir recalled. "She said, 'The catch is you need to get the students' names in by 5 o'clock.' "

    http://www.ajc.com/metro/content/met...osse_1224.html
    i dig these types of scholarships...

 

 

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