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Scholarship Fund Surpasses $100 Million for 9/11 Kin
A private scholarship fund for family members of 9/11 victims says it has awarded $115.9 million to 2,825 students.
The Families of Freedom Scholarship fund distributed $12.5 million to 760 students in the 2014-15 school year. The fund is a program of Scholarship America, a nonprofit scholarship and educational support group.
It provides scholarships for children, spouses, and domestic partners of people who were killed or permanently disabled in the 2001 terror attacks.
Vol. 35, Issue 04, Pages 4-5Published in Print: September 16, 2015, as Scholarship Fund Surpasses $100 Million for 9/11 Kin