Awards $8,000 to Students on January 3rd

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Students from Howard University and Loyola University Chicago among recent ScholarshipPoints scholarship winners.

ScholarshipPoints (, an Edvisors online education company, awarded $8,000 on January 3rd to students from California State University at Long Beach, Clayton State University, Houston Community College, Howard University, Saint Johns University, University of Alabama, CUNY John Jay College of Criminal Justice, San Diego State University and Loyola University Chicago. Through their free scholarships program, ScholarshipPoints helps students of all ages achieve their dreams of a college education. In 2011 ScholarshipPoints gave away nearly $130,000 in scholarships. To ensure funds are used for educational purposes, awards are sent directly to the student’s financial aid office.

Winner Fanee Johnson, a sophomore nursing major from Clayton State University, was one of the January 3rd scholarship winners. “This scholarship will assist me with paying for summer school which will get me one step closer to reaching my goal,” said Fanee. “Thank you ScholarshipPoints for this scholarship. I am forever grateful!”

ScholarshipPoints is committed to helping students alleviate some of the financial burden associated with higher education. Students who join the program have the opportunity to complete activities in order to earn points. Each point equals one entry into a scholarship drawing. The more points a member enters into a drawing, the greater their chances are of winning. In addition to giving away scholarship money, ScholarshipPoints also educates students on a variety of higher education topics and connects them to third party scholarship offers and alternative financial aid options.

ScholarshipPoints awards multiple monthly scholarships worth up to $10,000. To learn more or to enter the next $10,000 scholarship drawing, visit

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Kristin Ferguson
About and Edvisors: offers free college scholarships through scholarship contests for members of our program. Joining is free and easy! You can win by earning points and entering them into monthly drawings for our free scholarships. Members earn points by logging in each day, completing surveys, and reviewing other sites and services. We help high school and college students pay for college as our way of thanking them for providing feedback on our services and supporting our network of Edvisors websites.

Edvisors (, a global leader in higher education marketing and college financial aid, provides a richer, more fulfilling education experience to students, educators and parents worldwide. We deliver on our mission by providing an unmatched portfolio of online education resources, online degree programs, student loan products and college-related information and services through Edvisors Student Services, Student Loan Network, and the Edvisors Foundation.


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