Scholarship

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Ohio State Student Who Got Slammed On Field At Game Loses Scholarship

A student who ran onto the field during an Ohio State football game and was body-slammed by a coach is losing his scholarship amid his court case.

10/01/2014

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NCAA’s Emmert Calls For “Scholarships For Life”

NCAA President Mark Emmert told a Senate panel Wednesday that scholarships should also cover full cost of attending college, not just the basics.

07/09/2014

Adamson High School graduate and current Georgetown University student and White House intern Adan Gonzalez. (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

Student Goes From Oak Cliff, To Georgetown, To The White House

Adan Gonzalez of South Oak Cliff is living out his dream and defying all odds while doing so. Gonzalez, Georgetown University student and future White house intern, is now trying to help others like him who are striving for more.

CBS 11–05/22/2014

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Ford Fund Announces Automotive Design Scholarships

The Ford Motor Co. Fund will award a $1 million grant for scholarships commemorating William Clay Ford’s contributions to the automaker’s design legacy.

03/14/2014

Northwestern quarterback Kain Colter speaks at a press conference, announcing the creation of the new labor organization to represent college football and basketball players.  (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

College QB Testifies In Bid To Form Athlete Union

Northwestern quarterback Kain Colter is the first witness at a closely watched hearing to determine whether college athletes can form a union.

02/18/2014

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High School Students Surprised With 4-Year Scholarships

Millions of dollars in college dreams came true in DeSoto Tuesday. Officials with Texas Christian University (TCU) surprised seven DeSoto High School students with full, four-year scholarships.

CBS 11–03/19/2013

The NCAA logo on the court of the University of Texas at Arlington Mavericks. (CBSDFW.com photo/Ryan Crowe)

NCAA President Still Pushing For Athlete Stipends

NCAA President Mark Emmert is still determined to provide college athletes with $2,000 for expenses not covered by scholarships.

12/05/2012

More Scholarship Embarrassment For Congresswoman

An embarrassing ethics scandal involving Dallas Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson has taken a new turn involving the head of minority contracting at DFW International Airport.

10/13/2010

Eddie Bernice Johnson on KRLD's Morning News

Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson spoke to Mike and Mitch this morning on KRLD to explain why she gave scholarships to her relatives and friends.

09/02/2010

Johnson Scholarship Scandal Widens

The scope of the scholarship scandal involving Dallas democrat Eddie Bernice Johnson is widening.  After an initial report that revealed 15 scholarships were doled out to grandsons, the kids of a top aid and others, […]

08/31/2010