The cost of a college education has increased significantly over the past few decades. Many colleges have cost that make it almost impossible for people even with a nice income to afford paying for college. There was a time when families that had some money could find a way to send their children to college, However, the cost of college is making it where only an elite few can actually pay for the entire cost of a college education. Many people who go to college have to eventually take out loans to be able to attend then they must face the task of paying back the huge college loans.
Another avenue that many people have taken who want to go to college other than taking out loans is to earn academic scholarships. One of the biggest advantages of a scholarship is that it does not have to be paid back. For people interested in scholarships, there are many different types of scholarships. In addition, the requirements for scholarships vary from scholarship to scholarship.
For people who want to get a scholarship, they must do some leg work to find the available scholarships that they meet the requirements concerning. This is not extremely hard, people can use the internet or seek assistance regarding obtaining a scholarship. In the New York area, a local businessman name Keith Mann is making scholarships available for graduating seniors from an Uncommon High School in Brooklyn. Keith Mann is awarding one scholarship each year to a deserving graduating senior. The value of the value of the scholarship is $5,0000, and the money can be used for any reason regarding college expenses.
Uncommon Schools is an organization that runs a network of charter schools from K-12. The organization has a good reputation in the educational community. In addition, the organization works to help students find ways to go to college. The collaboration with Keith Mann is one of the ways that Uncommon Schools is trying to help its students continue their academic career.
Keith Mann is the CEO of Dynamic Search Partners. Mr. Mann has over 15 years of experience in the executive search industry. He has helped hundreds of companies fill executive positions through his firm Dynamic Search Partners.