Morning Edition: Scholarwise
POSTED: Thursday, April 14, 2011 - 7:20am
UPDATED: Thursday, April 14, 2011 - 7:30am
Baton Rouge, La (NBC33) — --This morning Fred Reggie from Scholarwise joined us on NBC 33's Morning Edition to talk about a great fundraiser for Special Olympics Louisiana. They're offering a $100,000 dollar scholarship for anyone to fund education. It's not a traditional scholarship-- you don't need to enter your GPA, no essay, and there isn't even a time limit. You can buy $100 raffle ticket to enter yourself into the running to win. All proceeds from the raffle go to Special Olympics of Louisiana.
The deadline to buy a ticket is April 20th...and we'll have a LIVE drawing of the winner on April 21st on NBC 33 News at 5pm.
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Check out our interview with Fred... he explains how the previous winner is using her $100,000 for education.