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Missouri Lawmakers Debate Bright Flight Changes for Students

Missouri lawmakers believe that the expansion of top student scholarships, possibly could add a forgivable loan component to the Bright Flight program, keeping students in the state after graduation.

04/21/2014

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SEMO Creates Record Amount of Scholarships

Southeast Missouri State University has developed 85 new scholarships along with increasing the amount of 60 existing ones.

03/31/2014

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Two Missouri Scholarships Getting Bigger

Bright Flight, Access Missouri recipients will get more help from state.

08/27/2012

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Full Scholarships For Covenant House Grads

Nearly two dozen graduates at Covenant House Missouri in St. Louis have learned they’ll leave the program with full scholarships to the college of their choice.

06/03/2012

Senate Leader Backs End to Illinois Scholarship Perk

“We really have to examine why we’re spending $364 million on tuition waivers,” Cullerton said

05/02/2012

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Another Illinois Lawmaker Stops Handing Our College Scholarships

Decades-old perk has been criticized as political reward.

01/13/2012

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Quinn To Focus On Scholarships In Veto Session

He plans to eliminate state-university scholarships that legislators give away, many times to students with ties to campaign contributors.

10/07/2011

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Tight Budget Minimizes College Scholarships

Students receiving certain scholarships at Missouri colleges and universities this year will be getting near the bare minimum allowed under state law.

08/30/2011

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Quinn Vetos Scholarships Legislative

Quinn is trying to end the practice of lawmakers handing out college scholarships.

08/10/2011

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25-Million Dollar Gift to Washingtion University

The money will be used for undergraduate scholarships.

03/25/2011