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Scholarship Statistics

Student Scholarship Usage In 2013 39% of college students used scholarships to fund their education; scholarships awarded averaged $8,349 per student according to Sallie Mae. Athletic Scholarships The National Collegiate Athletic Association points out that roughly two percent of high

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High School Students Taking College Courses

In 2010, 211,000 students enrolled in degree-granting institutions were between the ages of 14 and 17. Data suggest that many of these students were enrolled through a dual enrollment program (high school students taking courses for college credit) and others

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College Students’ Right to Vote

College Students and Voting Rights Amendment XXVI Section 1. The right of citizens of the United States, who are 18 years of age or older, to vote, shall not be denied or abridged by the United States or any state

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“ . . . higher education shall be equally accessible to all”

Access to Higher Education After World War II, The Universal Declaration of Human Rights was drafted to guarantee human rights for every person.  It was adopted by the U.N. General Assembly in 1948. Article 26, Section 1 says: Everyone has

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