Strange Scholarships

Strange Scholarships

From Chicken Soup for the College Soul

Strange Scholarships

Want some help with college tuition? You might qualify for one of these scholarships. In 1994, it was announced that:

• The Frederick & Mary F. Beckley Fund for Needy Left-handed Freshman offers up to $1,000 for left-handers who want to go to Juanita College in Pennsylvania.

• The National Make It Yourself with Wool scholarship offers $100–$1,000 to knitters.

• The Dolphin Scholarship Foundation offers $1,750 to the children of WWII submarine veterans.

• The John Gatling Scholarship Program offers $6,000 to anyone with the last name Gatlin or Gatling who wants to go to the University of North Carolina.

• Tall Clubs International offers two scholarships of $1,000 each for females 5’10” or taller, and males 6’2” or taller.

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