The Daily Eastern News

Scholarship opportunities available

Carole Hodorowicz, Staff Reporter

April 2, 2019

As of 2018, 69 percent of college students in the United States take out student loans, according to the U.S. Federal Reserve. One of the few ways college students can avoid breaking the bank is to apply for scholarships. Eastern students seek out scholarship opportunities through AcademicWorks. The...

New system streamlines scholarships for students

Parker Valentine, Contributing Writer

February 26, 2018

Eastern’s new scholarship system hopes to simplify the application process. The system, called “AcademicWorks,” is one all students who want to apply for scholarships can use. When they go to Eastern’s AcademicWorks website, students will find a list of scholarships available with brief...

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