If you have an aspiring young artist, their creative artwork could possibly be featured on Google’s homepage for a day. Students in grades K-12 can enter this year's Doodle 4 Google contest , through December 7, 2015. One national winner will also take home a $30,000 in college scholarship....more
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Being a young single mom I always knew I had to work harder than most to make the best future for myself and my daughter. When she was just 2 months old, and I 16, I started going to school full time. I graduated in 2003 with my Associates degree in General Arts. Quickly after that I enrolled in a private university for my Bachelor’s in Electronics Engineering Technology....more
The McCormick Foundation's New Media Women Entrepreneurs grants have been awarded, and Kelby Carr of Type-A Mom has received a $12,000 grant to launch a new project organizing mom bloggers into a group of investigative reporters that "will help crowdsource stories." Investigative Mommy Blogger will provide not only Carr an opportunity to test new grounds of social media, but it will give a voice to other writers who have been sharing information across the Internet.
Last year, BlogHer hosted its first annual International Activist Blogger scholarship winners. The resulting panel at BlogHer '09 was one of the most inspirational of the event. We knew then that it was the beginning of another fine BlogHer tradition.
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UPDATE - February 1, 2010: The BlogHer '10 International Activist Scholarship has officially closed. Thank you so much to everyone who participated by nominating activist bloggers. You're just one of the many reasons we love the BlogHer community!
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* * * UPDATE - March 11, 2010: The BlogHer '10 International Activist Scholarship winners have been announced!* * *
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