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  • 2013 Student Awards Posted 09.24.13

    It’s been a busy summer at Central Scholarship.  We awarded over $1 million in need-based scholarships.  Two hundred students and donors gathered at the Cylburn Arboretum in July to connect and celebrate a new season of scholarships.  We were honored to have Joe Mechlinski speak to the crowd about his success.  A Baltimore native, Mechlinski (pictured on the right) overcame…

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  • Grant Recipient Cited in Obama’s Morehouse Address Posted 05.20.13

    May 20, 2013, Baltimore MD – A recipient of tuition support from Central Scholarship,  Baltimore’s Leland Shelton, graduated from Morehouse College Sunday with Phi Beta Kappa honors and is about to begin studies at Harvard School of Law.  In this video, Leland talks about the impact Central Scholarship had on his educational dreams. In a commencement address to Morehouse graduates,…

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  • Central Scholarship presents 4th annual College Cash Posted 01.08.13

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    CENTRAL SCHOLARSHIP PRESENTS 4TH ANNUAL COLLEGE CASH The evening event, sponsored by Howard County General Hospital, is aimed helping high school and college students find money for school.  Baltimore, MD – January 7, 2013 – Central Scholarship presents its fourth annual College Cash event sponsored by BB&T, Howard County General Hospital, and SECU. The financial literacy event is intended to…

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  • Central Scholarship’s President Graduates from Leadership Maryland – Class of 2012 Posted 12.19.12

    December 19, 2012– Jan Moylan Wagner, president, Central Scholarship in Baltimore recently completed an eight-month long leadership development program presented by Leadership Maryland. Leadership Maryland, celebrating its 20th anniversary this year, honored this Easton resident and her statewide classmates at a black-tie reception and dinner held December 4, 2012 at the Renaissance Harborplace Hotel in Baltimore. Leadership Maryland, an independent,…

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  • Central Scholarship Elects Vic Broccolino to Board of Directors Posted 09.20.12

    Central Scholarship Elects New Board Member Victor Broccolino joins Central Scholarship’s Board of Directors Baltimore, MD (September 18, 2012)- Central Scholarship has elected Victor Broccolino to its Board of Directors. Mr. Broccolino will join fellow business leaders, community members, and educational advocates on the board. Mr. Broccolino is the President and CEO of Howard County General Hospital, A Member of…

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  • Central Scholarship Elects Rodolfo Beltran to Board of Directors Posted 09.20.12

     Central Scholarship Elects New Board Member Rodolfo Beltran joins Central Scholarship’s Board of Directors Baltimore, MD (September 18, 2012) – Central Scholarship (CS) has elected Rodolfo Beltran to its Board of Directors. Mr. Beltran will join fellow business leaders, community members, and education advocates to advance the mission of Central Scholarship in making postsecondary education affordable for low-income students. Rodolfo…

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  • Central Scholarship hosts annual Student Awards Ceremony Posted 07.05.12

    CENTRAL SCHOLARSHIP HOSTS ANNUAL STUDENT AWARDS CEREMONY- COMMITS OVER $1 MILLION  TO LOW-INCOME STUDENTS IN MARYLAND  Central Scholarship’s event will focus on teacher excellence and feature Maryland Teacher of the Year Joshua Parker as a guest speaker. Baltimore, Md. – July 3, 2012 – Central Scholarship will host its annual Student Awards Ceremony on July 12th, 2012. The evening event will…

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  • Central Scholarship to issue final $5,000 MONEY® Magazine Scholarship Posted 07.05.12

       CENTRAL SCHOLARSHIP TO ISSUE $5,000 MONEY® MAGAZINE  SCHOLARSHIP AT ANNUAL STUDENT AWARDS LUNCHEON Central Scholarship and MONEY® Magazine partner on issue of financial literacy for students Baltimore, Md. – July 5, 2012 – Central Scholarship and MONEY® Magazine will award the final MONEY® Magazine scholarship at Central Scholarship’s annual Student Awards Ceremony. Scholarship winners were selected from attendees at…

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  • Central Scholarship announces $100,000 grant from CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield Posted 05.16.12

    Baltimore, MD (May 16, 2012) – – Central Scholarship today announced a $100,000 contribution from CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield (CareFirst) to create the Hal Cohen Endowed Scholarship. The Hal Cohen Endowed Scholarship will provide annual scholarships to students pursuing graduate or undergraduate degrees in health care policy, health care financing or economics. CareFirst created a scholarship to honor Dr. Cohen, who passed…

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  • Central Scholarship announces a $50,000 commitment from the Charles Crane Family Foundation Posted 04.04.12

    CENTRAL SCHOLARSHIP ANNOUNCES $50,000 GRANT FROM THE CHARLES CRANE FAMILY FOUNDATION Funds to be earmarked for Jewish Education.   Baltimore, MD (April 4th, 2012)- Central Scholarship announces a $50,000 commitment from the Charles Crane Family Foundation to be used for Jewish education. This funding will be for the fourth year of the Charles Crane Scholarship program that is currently at Central…

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