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9:11 am
Thu August 1, 2013

Delaware Lawmaker's Website For College Financial Info

Rep. John Carney (D-De)
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WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) - Rep. John Carney has launched a website to help Delaware residents find their way through the college financial aid process.

The site, launched on Wednesday, will provide information on scholarships, grants and loans and ways to save for higher education.

Carney, a Democrat, said that the cost of college is rising at an unsustainable rate.

The website can be reached through Carney's home page: www.johncarney.house.gov .

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12:05 pm
Mon May 6, 2013

New Scholarship Program for Homless Students in Delaware

Credit Don Rush

WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) - Wilmington University is focusing a new scholarship program on homeless students from Delaware public schools.

The News Journal of Wilmington reports that the program will provide $1,000 each academic year to supplement students' financial aid.

The university will work with school districts to help identify students eligible for the program set to begin this fall. They must qualify academically and maintain a 3.0 grade point average.

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