The Pittsburgh Promise has come a long way since first announced, but scholarship cuts threaten its legacy.
The Pittsburgh Promise has been helping students with scholarships for nearly a decade.
It’s filling sports arenas throughout the world. Competitors square off for multi-million dollar prizes. But is it a sport?
The Pittsburgh Promise today announced the Grable Foundation has pledged an additional $5 million to the scholarship program, bringing its total gift to $10 million and the amount raised by the Promise to about $167.2 million.
A federal judge on Thursday threw out the governor’s lawsuit against the NCAA over sanctions against Penn State related to Jerry Sandusky, calling his argument “a Hail Mary pass” that easily warranted dismissal.
A major announcement regarding the Pittsburgh Promise is expected Monday morning.
If you’re worried about how you are going to pay for college, you’re not alone. However, there is help out there in the form of scholarships. There are plenty out there for varying amounts, but you need to find them and apply.
Students at low-achieving schools will have the possibility to apply for scholarships based on their school’s status.
Four years later, more than a dozen success stories gather in the mayor’s conference room, representing some 400 students receiving the first wave of scholarships.
The cost of a college education keeps climbing year after year.