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What's Right With Our Schools Benwood Scholars

Local students talk about winning college scholarships

July 20, 2020
The Benwood Foundation has established a scholarship program to commemorate its 75th anniversary and will award $300,000 in scholarships to a group of Hamilton County students over the next 4 years. Benwood will partner with Public Education Foundation and Hamilton County Schools to support as many as fifteen high school seniors through their college journey. Benwood will annually award last dollar scholarships of up to $5,000 per student to cover unmet college costs as well as provide summer internships and other travel and enrichment experiences to ensure these “Benwood Scholars” succeed at every stage of their collegiate journey. WDEF News 12 spoke with several recipients.

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