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2020 Hamilton Award

posted Nov 19, 2019, 9:52 AM by Terri Morrison   [ updated Nov 19, 2019, 10:06 AM ]
The Hamilton Award recognizes high school juniors for their academic, personal, and service achievements. Every year, they select up to 35 students nationally to enter their five-year, no cost empowerment program.

Hamilton Award winners receive:
* $500 scholarship
* Annual Leadership Conferences
* College Application Guidance
* Scholarship & Financial Aid Assistance
* Individual & Group support
* Peer Mentorship Across Cohorts
* Professional Network
* Internship Opportunities

Curriculum built around five pillars:
Transition: High school to college, college to career
Heritage: Understanding United States history is vital to claiming personal, political, and social power.
Empowerment: Knowledge and confidence to pursue and attain ambitious goals
Financial Literacy: Understanding budgets, debt-management, saving, and informed investing
Leadership: Development of character and a commitment to public service in the face of adversity.

Deadline: January 29, 2020